Parks Fest 2022 – Americana Rhythm & Roots Festival

By Elizabeth de Veer, Correspondent
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Check out Newburyport Parks Fest 2022 also known as the Americana Rhythm & Roots Festival at Waterfront Park on Saturday, July 2nd, from 12 – 6 PM. Bring your picnic blanket and experience the Americana Rhythm & Roots Festival for free, or purchase VIP tickets to experience Best of Newburyport live music. VIP ticket holders can sit on the balcony of the Firehouse Center for the Arts while enjoying free food, wine and beer or be front and center, dancing on the grass in front of of the stage. All proceeds support the Newburyport Parks.

Make sure to arrive early in downtown Newburyport for a free Pre-Concert Shopping & Brunch Event. Local retailers will be hosting complimentary brunch inside their shops from 10 am – 12 pm, an amazing kick off to Parks Fest 2022! Enjoy brunch and and feel good about Shopping Local in Newburyport!

Who’s playing at the 2022 Parks Fest – Americana Rhythm & Roots Festival, you ask? Check out the impressive line-up and if by chance you’re not familiar with these nationally know bands, check out their Youtube videos.

2022 Parks Fest Lineup:

12:00 pm    Opening Remarks
12:15 p.m.  Quentin Callewaert
1:00 p.m.    Darin & Brooke Aldridge
2:10 p.m.    Rosie Flores & The Talismen
3:15 p.m.    Ward Hayden and The Outliers
4:00 p.m.   NH Academy of Performing Arts Dance Act
4:30 p.m.   HEADLINE: Amythyst Kiah

The Americana Rhythm & Roots Festival supports the Newburyport Parks Conservancy, which maintains several parks and playgrounds around Newburyport including Cashman Park, Mosely Woods and Atkinson Common, to name a few.


VIP Coverage from Prior Year Newburyport Parks Fest – Americana Rhythm & Roots Festival