Today is the final day of the 2018 Newport Jazz Festival. From Harold Lopez-Nussa Trio to George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic, the day is sure to be a great day of music. Tickets are available at the gate if you’d like to enjoy eight hours of music out at the Fort!
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A near-biblical deluge didn’t dampen the spirits of those in attendance at the Newport Jazz Festival on Saturday. From headliners Jose James, Andra Day and Grace Kelly to newcomers like the URI Jazz Orchestra, good vibes rules the day. Check out a few or our favorite pictures below.
Newport Galleries Night 2018 is underway and the season is in high gear at our member galleries, museums and cultural institutions with August Newport Gallery Night on Thursday, August 9th from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm.
Greg Abate, who is listed in Downbeat Magazine’s latest critics poll as among jazz music’s top rising stars, brought his uptown jazz quintet to The Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant for a high powered night of music on Thursday.
Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon
Tonight - Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Today -NW winds around 5 kt, becoming S this afternoon. Waves around 2 ft. Areas of fog this morning with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Tonight -SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.
Coastal Water Temperature - 70.0°F
Sun, Moon, & Tide
The sun rose in Newport at 5:45 am and sunset will be at 7:58 pm. The first high tide was at 2:17 am and the next high tide will be at 2:45 pm. The first low tide was at 7:36 am and the next low tide will be at 8:54 pm.
Today we have 14 hours and 13 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:51 pm.
The lunar phase is a Last Quarter Moon. Moon age is 22 days, lighting is 48%.