Rhode Island Festivals 2016, 2017

Newport Jazz Festival 2016

July, 2016

Fort Adams State Park, Newport, Rhode Island

Music is something almost everyone enjoys and those who love jazz music, must stop at the Newport Jazz Festival. Founded in 1954, this festival has featured some of the most famous jazz musicians such as Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington.. Read More
Rhode Island International Film Festival 2016

August, 2016

Multiple Locations in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island

The Rhode Island International Film Festival is a must see for anyone who loves the art of filmmaking, screenplay writing and video production. This event was brought forth in 1997 by George T. Marshal, founder of the Flickers Arts Collaborative.. Read More
Newport International Boat Show 2016

September, 2016

Newport Yachting Center , Newport, Rhode Island

Outdoor adventurists and boaters must make a stop at the Newport International Boat Show. This show is held on 13,000 acres and features a large inventory of new boat hulls, service vendors and marine equipment both foreign and domestic. .. Read More
Providence Boat Show 2017

January, 2017

RI Convention Center , Providence, Rhode Island

The Providence Boat Show is a multi-day nautical trade show for individuals involved in any aspect of boating and for people looking to get into yachting, deep sea fishing, or any other sort of activity that requires a seagoing vessel. .. Read More
Newport Blues and BBQ Festival 2016

Newport Blues and BBQ Festival

July, 2016

Newport Yachting Center - Newport, RI 02840, Newport, Rhode Island

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MORTVVM AESTVS MMXV 2016

MORTVVM AESTVS MMXV

July, 2016

Dusk Bar, 301 Harris Ave, Providence, Rhode Island

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Saint Mary's Feast 2016

Saint Mary's Feast

July, 2016

15 Phenix Avenue , Cranston, Rhode Island

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Wickford Art Festival ~ 52nd 2016

Wickford Art Festival ~ 52nd

July, 2016

Wickford Village, North Kingstown, Rhode Island

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A Slice of History 2016

A Slice of History

July, 2016

Goddard State Park , Warwick, Rhode Island

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Wickford Art Festival 2016

Wickford Art Festival

July, 2016

Historic Wickford Village, waterfront , Wickford, Rhode Island

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Thirty 2016

Thirty

July, 2016

Pierce Stadium , East Providence, Rhode Island

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Heritagefest XXXIV 2016

Heritagefest XXXIV

July, 2016

Pierce Stadium - East Providence, RI 02914, East Providence, Rhode Island

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Great Friends Dance Festival 2016

Great Friends Dance Festival

July, 2016

Great Friends Meeting House, Newport, Rhode Island

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Arts & Artisan Festival 2016

Arts & Artisan Festival

July, 2016

Mill Pond Area of Tiverton Four Corners , Tiverton, Rhode Island

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Ritchie County Fair & Expo 2016

Ritchie County Fair & Expo

July, 2016

Ritchie County 4-H Grounds, Harrisville, Rhode Island

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Ongoing Virtual Facebook Party 2016

Ongoing Virtual Facebook Party

July, 2016

Anywhere you have an internet connection!, Warwick, Rhode Island

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Newport Jazz Festival One Day Flexible 2016

Newport Jazz Festival One Day Flexible

August, 2016

Fort Adams State Park, Newport, Rhode Island

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Newport Celtic Rock Festival 2016

Newport Celtic Rock Festival

August, 2016

Newport Yachting Center, Newport, Rhode Island

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Bristol Boat and Artisans Show 2016

Bristol Boat and Artisans Show

August, 2016

Independance Park - Bristol, RI 02809, Bristol, Rhode Island

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Rhythm and Roots Festival 2016

Rhythm and Roots Festival

August, 2016

Charlestown, Rhode Island, United States, Charlestown, Rhode Island

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Dogapalooza Summer Festival 2016

Dogapalooza Summer Festival

August, 2016

Slater Park , Pawtucket, Rhode Island

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Newport Jazz Fest 2016

Newport Jazz Fest

August, 2016

Fort Adams State Park, Newport, Rhode Island

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Charlestown Seafood Festival 2016

Charlestown Seafood Festival

August, 2016

Ninigret Park , Charlestown, Rhode Island

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Annual Greek Festival 2016

Annual Greek Festival

August, 2016

Pawtucket, Rhode Island, United States, Pawtucket, Rhode Island

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Newport Waterfront Reggae Festival 2016

Newport Waterfront Reggae Festival

August, 2016

Newport Yachting Center, Newport, Rhode Island

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About Festivals in Rhode Island

Rhode Island events range from concerts to art shows and almost everything in between. Some of the most popular attractions and festivals in Rhode Island include the annual strawberry festival in North Kingstown, Rhode Island that attracts thousands of visitors every year and the Wickford art festival that takes place in the state capital, Providence. Another popular attraction in Rhode Island is the Providence boat show that's takes place in late January and is currently ranked as one of the top ten events in the state. For concert goers and music lovers there are variety of note worthy events to consider attending as well.

There are a large selection of Rhode Island music festivals that occur annually such as Rhythm and roots which provides camp grounds for a fee to host its attendees over the course of the three day event and the Newport Folk festival, a yearly ongoing event that also provides camping and takes place over the course of a few days and has been an ongoing attraction for many years. Another music event that boasts a pretty large turn out each year is the Newport waterfront Reggae festival show casing arts such as Steel Pulse and Mighty Mystic.