Under sunny skies and a building sea breeze, one hundred yachts ranging from 80 to 22 feet sailed 18 miles around the small island of Conanicut nestled in the middle of Narragansett Bay on Sunday afternoon.
The 21st annual Rhythm and Roots Festival rocked Charlestown over Labor Day weekend. The three day festival featured a range of rhythm and roots artists with sounds ranging from bluegrass to funk … and a lot in between. WhatsUpRI Music Writer Ken Abrams was there all weekend and took a few pictures of the artists.
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