VirtualTourist.com will close on Feb 27th.

Please save any personal content and exchange contact info with other members you?d like to stay in touch with. Thank you for your contributions to the VirtualTourist community.

"Go to the Newport Jazz..." Newport Jazz Festival Tip by sarabee

Newport Jazz Festival, Newport: 2 reviews and 0 photos

Go to the Newport Jazz Festival!
The oldest and best jazz festival anywhere...everyone has played Newport (Duke Ellington, Count Basie,and Bill Cosby just to name a few). This year we went to the opening night gala at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, and saw the Roy Haines Trio and Diana Krall. We met people who'd driven from Tennessee just to attend. It is a Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, usually in mid-August.

Address: Fort Adams State Park, Newport
othercontact: 401-847-3700

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Written Aug 25, 2002
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse

Comments

sarabee

“I'm ready to go....”

Online Now

Female

Ranked Member
Member Rank:
2 0 5 0 1

Have you been to Newport?

  Share Your Travels