Thursday, July 30, 2009

Set sail for a taste of Newport's Folk Festival!

Come aboard our America's Cup 12 Meter yachts this weekend and as an added bonus you'll get a taste of some great tunes! This weekend, August 1 and 2, Newport's 50th Folk Festival will be held at Fort Adams State Park overlooking Narragansett Bay.

50 years after he appeared at the first Newport Folk Festival, Pete Seeger will headline the event as it gets a new name, George Wein’s Folk Festival 50. For the full line up check out

The music will be playing from 11:30am to 7:00pm on both Saturday and Sunday at the waterfront festival. Aboard our 12 Meter yachts you will get a glimpse of the sights and sounds of the festival as you enjoy sailing on beautiful Narragansett Bay. Come to Newport this weekend for fantastic, folksy fun aboard our America’s Cup yachts!

Weekend Schedule
Friday, July 31 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Saturday, August 1 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Saturday, August 1 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Sunday, August 2 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Sunday, August 2 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Sunday, August 2 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Call 401-851-1216 for reservations or email
Upcoming Schedule
Saturday, August 8 and Sunday, August 9 - Newport's Jazz Festival
Sails available throughout the weekend. Call for details!
Saturday, August 22 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
America's Cup Racing Regatta - watch or participate. Call 401-851-1216 for more information!

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