WHAT: Music on the Lawn 2023
WHERE: Back Lawn of the Church of St. John the Evangelist | 61 Washington Street in Newport, RI
WHEN: Every Tuesday from July 11 to August 1 | 6:00PM - 8:30PM
COST: Absolutely FREE!
Join us for a 4-concert series held on Tuesdays from 6:00 - 8:30PM this summer, on the back lawn of the Church of St. John the Evangelist at 61 Washington Street in Newport, RI.
This best-kept secret is a FREE summer music fest tucked away in the utterly charming historic Point neighborhood and features an incredible line-up of top blues, jazz, and rock musicians.
Tuesday | July 11, 2023
The Duke Robillard Band.
Legendary blues guitarist, 6 Time BMA Winner, founder of Roomful of Blues, Duke Robillard conjures classic blues and R&B. With vocalist, Chris Cote.
Tuesday | July 18, 2023
The George Leonard Ensemble with Chris Taylor.
George Leonard, RI Hall of Fame singer-songwriter, crooner- raconteur performs American standards and his own songs from the lyrical to the satirical. Featuring Chris Taylor, jazz pianist.
Tuesday | July 25, 2023
Five all-female rock band. Classic and Hard Rock at its finest. From Bryan Adams to ZZ Top and Lita Ford to Tina Turner. Hard hitting, gritty and sultry. Featuring lead singer, Karen Beaupre. Get ready to dance!
Tuesday | August 1, 2023
The Bobby Keyes Trio.
Virtuoso electric guitarist, Bobby Keyes pushes and weaves the fretboard. From American standards to guitar surfin’ sounds reminiscent of a Tarantino soundtrack. With Marty Ballou, bass and Marty Richards, drums.