Newport Folk turns 60

a small collection of photos and articles about The Newport Folk Festival, original inspiration for this blog, which celebrated its 60th anniversary on july 26-28.

sign outside the Museum Stage
Pell Bridge seen from the Fort Stage

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review/article from The Arts Fuse

“This [festival community] surrounds hate and forces it to surrender.”Jay Sweet, memorializing Pete Seeger