Waterfront Productions/Rhode Island Waterfront Events’ 8TH annual Waterfront Reggae Festival featuring Freddie McGregor, Anthony B, Kabaka Pyramid, Junior Kelly, Taj Weekes & Adowa and Natural Element, will kick-off the festival season at the new outdoor venue located at Bold Point Park on the East Providence waterfront on Saturday, August 12th from noon to 10:00 p.m. Tickets for the Festival are $41 in advance and $51 the day of the show and are general admission. There are also exclusive $80 Rocksteady Passes available in limited quantities which include all-day admission, access to a private lounge, cocktail service and a complimentary island cocktail or Red Stripe beer. Tickets can be purchased online at www.ticketmaster.com or www.riwaterfrontevents.com, by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000 or by visiting Jordan Liquors at 199 Taunton Avenue in East Providence during regular store hours. On the day of the event, tickets will also be available at the RI Waterfront Events box office at Bold Point Park.
“Our Waterfront Reggae Fest always provides good summer vibes, exactly what we plan to offer our guests for many seasons to come along the East Providence waterfront.” said Michele Maker Palmieri, Founder and President of Waterfront Productions, the parent company of Rhode Island Waterfront Events and Newport Waterfront Events.
Bold Point Park is a seasonal, open-air, waterfront entertainment venue with a capacity for 3,500 people for concerts and 5,000 for general admission festivals. The venue will feature annual concerts, music festivals and other events by national, international and local artists along with food and beverage options including full bars, lounge areas and local food trucks. Event-goers will enjoy beautiful views of upper Narragansett Bay, the Providence and Seekonk Rivers and the Providence skyline. Bold Point Park is located off Veteran’s Memorial Parkway on Waterfront Drive next to Tockwotton on the Waterfront (500 Waterfront Drive) and its address for GPS is 15 Pier Road, East Providence, Rhode Island. It is directly across the river from India Point Park in Providence. Please visit www.riwaterfrontevents.com for information on parking.
Waterfront Productions and Bold Point Park partners include: The City of East Providence, the East Providence Waterfront Commission, Tockwotton on the Waterfront, East Providence Chamber of Commerce, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Rhode Island, KIA, Bank RI, Jordan’s Liquors, Heineken, Smirnoff Sparkling Seltzer, Hilton Garden Inn, Arrow Prestige Limousine & Coach and Red Stripe.
Waterfront Productions LLC, headquartered in Newport, Rhode Island, specializes in event management/production and venue operation and is the parent company of Newport Waterfront Events and Rhode Island Waterfront Events. For more information, please visit www.riwaterfrontevents.com, contact Michele Maker Palmieri, Founder and President of Waterfront Productions via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (888) 900-8640, Ext. 709. To receive future Rhode Island Waterfront Events and Newport Waterfront Events announcements, presale opportunities or exclusive packages, sign up at riwaterfrontevents.com and become a fan on Facebook at facebook.com/RIWaterfrontEvents, Instagram/RIWaterfrontEvents and Twitter/RIWEvents.