Newport Vermont Jazz Festival

July 8, 9 & 10, 2016

Tickets for Music events at the Gateway Center =  $10 - $15 - $30    NEWPORT VERMONT JAZZ FESTIVAL WEEKEND PASS = $75 

THE GATEWAY CENTER BOX OFFICE OPENS JULY 8TH AT 1PM - CALL 802-777-7372 for more information

MAIN STREET BOX OFFICE:  LAGO TRATTORIA (evenings) and SUGAR MOUNTAIN FUDGE & CANDY SHOPPE (days)                                       


Live Music on the shores of magnificent Lake Memphremagog!

Local Talent, Burlington-based bands and Jazz Bands from Vermont and beyond!

All of our tickets are available for purchase now on-line via Catamountarts.org  and at the Gateway Center Ticket Desk during the Newport Vermont Jazz Festival

Northeast Kingdom Wild/Clyde River, Vermont
July 5-8, 2016 (July 5th is a Tuesday)

From its headwaters in Island Pond to its terminus in Lake Memphremagog, the Clyde River is made up of distinctive wetlands, flat and quick waters and a history of legendary salmon runs and Native trade routes.  Trip Guide: Northwoods Stewardship Center

**If registering more than one child, please register one, add to cart, then register additional child/ren.  Use Qty = 1 for each child.

***SCHOLARSHIPS are available; download a Registration Form and follow instructions to return.

http://www.northernforestcanoetrail.org/GetInvolved-2/Northern-Forest-Explorers--109


FRIDAY, July 8 - LIVE MUSIC 2 - 10pm

SATURDAY, July 98-9am Jazz Yoga with Mary damiani & 9:30-10:30am Jazz Zumba with Mary Hoadley

 &  11am Bread & Puppet Jazz Parade on Main  Street             LIVE MUSIC FROM 12 NOON - 11PM

SUNDAY, July 10 - Jazz ALL DAY !


Performance Stages:

 

STAGE 1: GATEWAY CENTER  - Newport City Docks

STAGE 2: WATERFRONT GAZEBOS - Newport's Waterfront Walkway

STAGE 3: FARMERS MARKET GAZEBO STAGE

STAGE 4: EASTSIDE RESTAURANT & PUB

​STAGE 5: NEWPORT COUNTRY CLUB

STAGE 6: CHOWDER SHACK "ON THE DOCK"

STAGE 7: NEK TASTING CENTER

STAGE 8: GOODRICH MEMORIAL LIBRARY

STAGE 9: MAC CENTER FOR THE ARTS

STAGE 10: THE NORTHERN STAR - CRUISE SHIP

 

We're conveniently located in downtown Newport. Dining establishments, shopping, MAC Center for the Arts Gallery and boat rides are all within walking distance.

You can catch the best jazz, blues, rock, pop, folk, and bluegrass shows. The music starts Friday, JULY 8, at 2 pm on the Waterfront Gazebos Stage and at the Gateway Center and finishes with a lively finale at EastSide Restaurant on Sunday, JULY 10 from 4 - 7 pm. 

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Quick rundown of the Newport Vermont Jazz Festival 2016 - REVISED - schedule:


Thursday - JULY 7 7:45 pm  "Blues Cruise" on the Northern Star for our Sponsors 

                 Music provided by Saxophonist Gene McCormick and Pianist Keith Bush


Friday - JULY 8

2 -10 pm Live Music at the Gateway Center Stage and on the Waterfront Gazebo Stage

Stage 1 - Gateway Center Stage

1:00 JOHN ROYER & JIM SULLIVAN - Kickstarter Concert!

2:00  L'il DEB & BIG WIND
3:00  ENIGMA
4:00  NATE SARGENT & FRIENDS
5:00  FUNKY CRUSTACEANS - $10 Admission
6:30  MIMI & THE PODD BROTHERS - $10 Admission
8:15  DWIGHT & NICOLE - $15 Admission 


Stage 2 - Waterfront Gazebos Stage
2:00  40th Army Band - VT National Guard Jazz Band
3:00  GENE McCORMICK & FRIENDS
4:00  KAT WRIGHT & the Indomitable Soul Band
5:30  MIKE GOUDREAU
7:00  WESLI
8:45  MADAILA

 

JASPER'S TAVERN on Main Street will provide late night entertainment on Friday, July 8th:

 9:30 pm   THE HEATERS    $5.00 - cover charge
 

Saturday - JULY 9 

12 -11 pm Live Music at the Gateway Center Stage, on the Waterfront Gazebos Stage and from

9am - 8pm on the Farmers Market Gazebo Stage

 

7am - Sharon Stewart's Waterfront Workout
8am - Jazz YOGA on the Waterfront - Yoga Instructor: Mary Damiani        
9:30 - 10:30 Jazz ZUMBA on the Waterfront with Mary Hoadley
9:30 - 10:30 DRUM CLINIC with Bernard "Pretty" Purdie   $25 - Student Scholarships Available
10:45 - 11:45 GUITAR CLINIC with Stanley Jordan   $25 - Student Scholarships Available

Two historical lecture tours at St. Mary Star of the Sea:
     10am English-language lecture & tour 
     12noon French-language lecture & tour

11am - Bread & Puppet Jazz Parade on Main Street
2:00 - 3:00 Ben and Janice Luce will perform at the MAC​ Center for the Arts

 

Stage 1 - Gateway Center Stage

12  EUGENE UMAN'S Convergence Project North
1:30  CAN-AM JAZZ QUARTET
2:45  DeLAURENTIS/CLEARY QUARTET
4:15  GEORGE PETIT QUARTET
5:45  AUDREY BERNSTEIN JAZZ - $10 Admission
7:00  KERRI POWERS - $15 Admission 
8:30  STANLEY JORDAN - $30 Admission


Stage 2 - Waterfront Gazebos Stage
12     KINGDOM DIXIE JAZZ

1:00  TOO HOT TO HANDLE 

2:30  HORNBEAM
3:45  THE HITMEN
5:15  PAT BRAXTON JAZZ BAND
6:45  ROGUES ON THE RUN featuring Bernard "Pretty" Purdie
8:30  MIMI & THE PODD BROTHERS

 

Stage 3 - Gazebo Stage at the Newport Farmers Market

         9am - Fishhead

       10am - Mark Shelton

       11am - Fred PrUe

       12noon - Emily Nyman and Lynn Berry

         1pm - Tod Pronto

         2pm - Paul M. Stone

         3pm Ashley Miles

         4pm - Kelby and Steven McManus

         5pm- Mike Iula

         6pm - Marc Burroughs-Biron & Friends

         7pm - Bill Storz and Walker Storz

 

EASTSIDE RESTAURANT
SATURDAY - JULY 9 - DINNER & DANCING 
6-9pm - "SWING NORTH BIG BAND" - an 18-piece jazz band


LAGO TRATTORIA  - Jazz Piano by Keith Bush 


 

 

Sunday - JULY 10 - JAZZ ALL DAY LONG!
9-10:30 CHURCH OF GOD Worship Service with Southern Gospel Singers "The Walkers"

9:30-10:30 UNITED CHURCH OF NEWPORT Dixieland/Jazz Worship Service with music led by 

                     Maple Leaf Seven  
11-1 CHOWDER SHACK presents CAN-AM JAZZ - JAZZ BRUNCH "ON THE DOCK"
12-2 NEWPORT CIDERHOUSE BAR & GRILL at the NEK TASTING CENTER 
             presents GENE McCORMICK & IRA FRIEDMAN -  JAZZ BRUNCH
2:30 - 3:30 GOODRICH MEMORIAL LIBRARY presents MARK SHELTON

5-6 EVENSONG at St. Mark's Episcopal Church 

5-7 THE NEWPORT COUNTRY CLUB presents SOUL KINGDOM
5-8 FESTIVAL FINALE at the EASTSIDE RESTAURANT

             with the CHLOE BRISSON JAZZ GROUP from the New England Conservatory of Music

 

ARTISTS and TIMES are subject to change without notice. The event is Rain or Shine

 

 

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS !