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Newport Folk Festival Tickets

Newport Folk Festival tickets - Newport Folk Festival

Newport Folk Festival 2014 Schedule

Folk music fans all across the country are already itching with anticipation for this year's Newport Folk Festival. Some of the best artists in folk, folk rock, blues, and country will be stepping on stage at the upcoming three-day festival, and this is one event that folk lovers definitely don't want to miss. Since 1959, the Newport Folk Festival has been bringing the hottest folk artists to Newport, Rhode Island for one unforgettable weekend of phenomenal music and a contagiously fun atmosphere. This annual festival is great for music lovers of all ages, as it doesn't matter whether you are 16 or 60, this music festival will surely be one of the highlights of your summer!

The Newport Folk Festival has featured some of the greatest musical legends in history, such as Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Muddy Waters, and much more. Now you have the chance to experience some truly great contemporary folk music, among many other musical genres, at this year's Newport Folk Festival. From July 25-27, thousands of people from all over the country will make their way to Newport, Rhode Island for one unforgettable weekend. Make sure you are among the crowds to experience this incredible musical event by grabbing your tickets on StubHub today!

With just a few clicks on StubHub, you can secure your tickets to the Newport Folk Festival, which means that in just a few minutes you can make sure that you will be attending one of the biggest musical events of the year! So what are you waiting for? Head to StubHub now!

Newport Folk Festival Background

Newport Folk Festival is one of the longest-running music festivals in the world, with its roots dating back to 1959. George Wein, founder of Newport Jazz Festival, decided to organize a new and exciting music festival centered around the best of the best in folk music. Throughout the '60s, some of the biggest names in folk and country music appeared on stage at the Newport Folk Festival, such as Joan Baez, Bob Gibson, Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Howlin' Wolf, Muddy Waters, and many more. People flocked to Newport year after year to see what the annual festival had in store for them, and they were never disappointed.

After a couple of hard years, the Newport Folk Festival shut down in 1971, but fortunately reappeared in 1985, bigger and stronger than ever before. Since 1985, the Newport Folk Festival has never once taken a break, making it one of the most exciting and most dependable music festivals around. Some of the major headliners in recent years include the Allman Brothers Band, Damian Markley, the Black Crowes, Fleet Foxes, the Avett Brothers, Doc Watson, Neko Case, and many more. It has recently transformed into a blended genre music event, with artist from genres like folk, country, alternative rock, and indie all performing at one fun-filled festival. No matter what type of music you like, you will definitely find something that whets your musical appetite at the Newport Music Festival.

Don't miss out on attending one of the most legendary music festivals in the world and grab your Newport Folk Festival tickets here on StubHub!

The Lineup

Starting on July 25th, some of the most exciting bands and artists in music will be gracing the stages at the Newport Folk Festival, making it one of the most highly anticipated musical events of the year. Music lovers, prepare for a rush of excitement, as this year's lineup is bigger and better than ever before. The lineup includes major artists like Ryan Adams, Jack White, Mavis Staples, Band of Horses, Nickel Creek, Jeff Tweedy, Jimmy Cliff, Kurt Vile and the Violator, Conor Oberst, Jenny Lewis, Deer Tick, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Sun Kill Moon, Dawes, Trampled by Turtles, The Milk Carton Kids, Reignwolf, and dozens of other phenomenally talented musicians.

With such a killer lineup, there's no doubt that this year's Folk Fest will be one of the most acclaimed and exciting music festivals of the year. These tickets sell out year after year because of the fantastic lineups, so make sure that you secure your tickets before they're all gone by heading to StubHub right away!


One of the festival's most highly anticipated headliners, Ryan Adams, says he doesn't like country music, even though he has cranked out numerous country tracks.

The Experience

Prepare for an unforgettable weekend, because once you step into the venue of the Newport Folk Festival, the energy and enthusiasm will consume you. With such a phenomenal slate of performers and a long weekend filled with great music, great people, and a great atmosphere, this will definitely be one of the best weekends of your whole summer! So don't miss out and grab your Newport Folk Festival tickets on StubHub today, and get ready for an incredible and unforgettable weekend!

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