NEWPORT FOLK: ALLMANS
Dunkin’ Donuts Newport Folk Festival August 3-5
Allman Brothers Band, NMA, Alejandro Escovedo, Tom Morello and More!
The Sunday, August 5 program welcomes back longtime festival favorites Alison Krauss and Union Station, featuring Jerry Douglas. The multiple-Grammy(r) winner joins Emmylou Harris, Amos Lee, Alejandro Escovedo, and bluegrass legend Ralph Stanley, among many others to be announced in upcoming weeks.
A program for Friday, August 3 at the International Tennis Hall of Fame at the Newport Casino will be announced soon as well.
Tickets & Information:
Tickets will go on sale Monday, April 9 at 10:00 a.m. through TICKETWEB on-line at www.ticketweb.com, by phone at 866-468-7619, and by mail. To order by mail, send a check or money order for the total ticket cost plus a $4.00 handling charge per order to: Festival Productions, P.O. Box 1221, Newport, RI 02840. Order forms are also available on the festival web site at: www.newportfolk.com. The Festival box office, located in Middletown, RI will open in late April; office hours will be announced in a few weeks on the festival hotline: 401-847-3700.
Reserved seats are $75 and will be sold for individual days only. There is no child’s price or two-day pass for the reserved seating section. General admission tickets to Fort Adams State Park events August 5 and 6 are $55.00 for adults and $5.00 for children between 2 and 12 either day. Children under 2 will be admitted free of charge. Individual adult tickets go to $59.00 for Saturday or Sunday on festival weekend, if available. A limited number of General Admission Adult 2-Day Saturday/Sunday tickets will be sold for $95.00 while they last! Tickets to the Friday August 3rd opening night concert at the International Tennis Hall of Fame will go on sale at a later date.