Rhode Island Blues Fest

June 1, 2018

Rhode Island's premier blues event is coming to the Events Center at Mulligan's Island. The RI Blues Fest is a two-day festival focused on showcasing a mix of emerging and established blues artists.


The Dirty Dozen Brass Band

Come witness eight international blues performers up close and personal including headliners Marcia Ball on Saturday and the Dirty Dozen Brass Band on Sunday. With talent from around the nation (and across the pond) joining us, you won't want to miss one performance.

Marcia Ball


The music will be complimented by an assortment of craft beer, bar-be-que, and other food choices to make your day feel, taste and sound great! Tickets are limited, so buy early and invite friends to the RI Blues Fest.

Jack Broadbent

The Line Up

Saturday August 18
Neal & The Vipers – 12pm
Heather Gillis Band – 2pm
Jack Broadbent – 4pm
Marcia Ball – 6pm

Selwyn Birchwood

Sunday August 19
Stovall Brown Band – 12pm
Lois Greco Band– 2pm
Selwyn Birchwood – 4pm
The Dirty Dozen Brass Band – 6pm
Please note: Gates open at 11am each day.


Heather Gillis

Ticket Pricing

Advance Pricing:
Saturday - $25
Sunday - $25
Weekend - $40

At The Door:
Saturday - $35
Sunday - $35
Weekend - $60

Neal & The Vipers


For a full list of FAQs, go to: www.ribluesfest.com/festival-faqs/

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

You can get to The Events Center at Mulligan's Island by Car, Bus, Cab or Uber/Lyft. Our address is 1000 New London Avenue, Cranston, RI. We have plenty of free parking. For public transport options, visit our page www.ribluefest.com/directions-lodging/

What can I bring into the event?

See our list of Do's and Don't at www.ribluesfest.com/festival-faqs/

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email info@mulligansisland.com

What's the refund policy?

Tickets are refundable up to 30-days before the event starts. After 30-days, tickets are not refundable although you can transfer them to a neighbor, friend, or family member.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

You will need to bring either a printed ticket or your ticket on your phone. We cannot look up your ticket at he gates.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes, we will not be matching ticket names with IDs. Once a ticket is redeemed it cannot be transfered to another person as the wristband provided will be the sole proof of admission.

Lois Greco


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