Next Newport Jazz Festival

Held every year in Newport, Rhode Island during the summer thousands of people get together to enjoy their next Newport Jazz Festival. The music event all begun in 1954 by Elaine Lorillard and together with husband Louis Lorillard they provided to millions over the years the jazz everyone loves. George Wein also organized the event and it was him that helped the Lorillard’s bring jazz to the town.

Next Newport Jazz Festival

Where is the Newport Jazz Festival location?

From July 29 – August 31, 2016 the Newport Jazz Festival location will be held in Newport at Fort Adams State Park, always held in the same month as the Newport Folk Festival, which is July. Below you will find news, updates and lineups etc so do bookmark this page. You can also add any information on this festival along with any questions / answers.

Newport Jazz Festival tickets normally go on sale in these categories; General Admission / Reserved Seats / THE Jazz Club / Parking Fort Adams / Intl Tennis Hall of Fame. For more information please do read here. What are you looking forward to the most at the Newport Jazz Festival this year?

Next Newport Jazz Festival event news up to September 2017

To find out about the latest Newport Jazz Festival rumors and news, see reports below.

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  • David

    I am very much looking forward in seeing Chick Corea Trilogy and Norah Jones.

  • Karla

    9 more days and it will all begin. Really looking forward to this as love the music and atmosphere.

  • Matthew

    If you visit the official Newport Jazz Festival Facebook page they are offering discounted Flex tickets, this offer will end tomorrow Jan 21, 2016 and 10am.

  • Suzy

    I have just heard that José James is coming back to Newport this year, happy days because he is brilliant.

  • Martin

    Does anyone have any idea who will be at the Newport Jazz Festival this year, I already know about Kamasi, but it would be good to know about more.

  • John

    Looks like tenor saxophonist Kamasi Washington is going to be at the Newport Jazz Festival for 2016.