The Newport Jazz Festival will return in 2021 after being canceled last year due to the pandemic. This year’s event will return to Fort Adams in Newport, Rhode Island, from July 30 to August 1. Artists announced for the lineup include Wynton Marsalis, Khruangbin, Mavis Staples, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Andra Day, Cory Wong, Yola and Suite. Check out the lineup so far below.
Robert Glasper, who is the festival’s artist in residence, will perform over the three days in various capacities, including a concert with Terrace Martin on Friday, July 30. More artists are expected to be announced in the coming weeks. Tickets for the Newport Jazz Festival go on sale tomorrow, June 3, at 11:00 a.m. EST. You can find more information about the tickets here.