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Newport Jazz Festival, an iconic event in Rhode Island, is a celebration of jazz music’s rich heritage and innovative spirit. Founded in 1954, it has become a prestigious gathering of legendary and emerging jazz artists. With its picturesque setting and unparalleled performances, the festival offers a unique and unforgettable experience for music lovers.
Newport Jazz Festival Tickets
The prices for the Newport Jazz Fest start at $225 for the 3-day pass (prices are subject to changes).
Newport Jazz Lineup 2023
Location and Venue
Venue: Fort Adams State Park
Address: 80 Fort Adams Dr, Newport, Rhode Island, 02840, USA
Where to Stay During Newport Jazz Festival 2023
We’ve partnered with the best hotels around Newport to bring you the lowest rates possible along with a great lodging experience for your Newport Jazz weekend.
Frequently Answered Question
How old do you have to be to attend the Newport Jazz Festival?
To attend the Newport Jazz festival, you should be at least 18 years old. Every attendee below this age should be accompanied by the adult guardian.
Who started the Newport Jazz Festival?
laine Lorillard established the festival in 1954, and she and husband Louis Lorillard financed it for many years.