Sep 2012

This Weekend: Pawtucket Arts, ICOF Friends For Haiti, Fusion Fest, And Blues On The Beach

King Creole Jazz Fest

Saturday, September 08, 2012    12:00am · 11:00pm    Downtown Pawtucket

A Nola’s style party on the banks of the mighty Blackstone River. Our recipe for a good time-start with some Jazz & Blues, add a little Hot spicy Zydeco, top off with a heaping some straight up Funk! Laissez les bons temps rouler.

2012 Artist:

  • Revolutionary Snake Ensemble
  • Mystic Horns
  • Henri Smith & New Orleans Friends & Flavours featuring Charles Neville
  • Curley Taylor & Zydeco Trouble
  • Boston Horns
  • More bands TBA
  • Food Truck Fair Artist Booths
  • Large Tented Dance Floor
  • Beer & Wine Available

Each admission includes one free drink ticket
Adults $10
Children under 13 free

Visit PawtucketArtsFestival.org for more.

Friends for Haiti
Saturday, September 8, 2012

Tickets are going fast.
Get yours quick…….

14 Chefs from NYC & Boston

Unlimited Island Creek Oysters
Spectacular wines, local brews and craft cocktails
Chefs dishes and beverage pairings
Passed hors d’oeuvres by Future Chefs
Charcuterie by Formaggio Kitchen
All fish charcuterie by The Market Restaurant
Jazz and blues by Samirah Evans and Her Handsome Devils
Recording sessions with Kitchen Conversations
A Silent Auction with items only ICO can bring to the table
Cigar lounge under the stars
Honored guest Dr. Valentiin Abe of Caribbean Harvest

Live tunes all day! Food trucks! Blount Clam Shack! A local beer garden! And all for a great cause…

Free admission and parking! There will be food, drink, picnic tables, canopies for shade and the 75orLess Music Stage (a big pile of sea remnants) will have the following performers:

11:00am-11:30am Paul Rocha

11:45pm-12:15pm Paper Vessels
12:30pm-1:00pm The Sentimental Favorites
1:15pm-1:45pm Suicide William
2:10pm-2:40pm The Propellers
3:00pm-3:30pm The Bob Kendall Band
3:45pm-4:15pm Lloyd’s Llamas
4:30pm-5:00pm Mark Cutler
5:15pm-5:45pm Six Star General
6:00pm-7:00pm Vertical TwinProceeds from the sale of beer and wine will benefit Fusionworks Dance Company, RI’s only modern dance rep company (and a 501(c)3 nonprofit) celebrating their 25th season this year. Beer has been helping people dance for thousands for years… we’re only continuing the tradition…

1st Annual Blues on the Beach

Featuring Jeff Pitchell & The Texas Flood!
Sun Sept 9, 12-7 pm
James grande opens from 12-3pm
Jeff plays 4-7pm

Tickets only $12!!  Ticket includes one raffle ticket:
for a Stratocaster signed by J Geils and Jeff Pitchell, Sox Tickets, and more!

Proceeds go to the E Richard Durfee Scholarship Fund
for Narragansett High School Students!

The first 50 people thru the door get a free event T Shirt!

Buy tickets here:  www.georgesofgalilee.com

Bring your beach chair
Outdoor Beer gardens
Outdoor Grill

Check out the Galilee Seafood Festival this weekend too! Fri Sept 7 to Sun Sept 9th!