EVENT DATE, TIMES & LOCATION
Thursday, August 23rd
Gates Open at 5pm | Music Starts at 6pm
At Bold Point Park on the East Providence Waterfront!
Tickets On Sale Now: Click here
GA Lawn Tickets Start at $30 / Pit & Reserved Seating Starts at $59.75
Hotel Package Available. Click here for details.
Or get them in person at:
Jordan’s Liquors: 199 Taunton Avenue East Providence | JordansLiquors.com
*This event is a mix of reserved seating and general admission.
Ticket prices will increase on the day of the show.
There will be no re-entry for this event. Please plan accordingly.
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Additionally, The Roots have also become the faces of Philly’s “Fourth of July Jam,” an annual concert held during the Fourth of July with the biggest names in music, and “The Roots Picnic,” a yearly star-studded mix of musicians, that has become a celebrated institution during awards season. Recently The Roots were named one of the greatest live bands aroundby Rolling Stone, became the official house band on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon where they currently perform every Monday-Friday.
FOOD & BEVERAGE
We will have full bars featuring beer, wine, cocktails and other offerings.
Food Vendors Include:
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: HOW DO I GET MY TICKETS AND WHEN IS WILL CALL OPEN?
A: It’s easy to grab your tickets! The fastest way to get your tickets is to order online and print them right at home.
To order by phone, call Ticketmaster 1.800.745.3000.
Get tickets in person at our advance box office location. Please click here for location and hours.
Day-of ticket sales will be available at the event office at Bold Point Park, located right near the event entrance, beginning at noon on the day of the event.
Will Call tickets will be available at the event office at Bold Point Park, located right near the event entrance, beginning 1 hour prior to gates opening on the day of the event.
Q: IS THIS AN ALL AGES EVENT?
A: Yes, this is an all ages event. However, children age 3 and over do require a paid ticket. Children under age 3 do not require a ticket but may not take up a seat in a reserved seating section and must be held on an adults lap.
Q: IF IT RAINS, DOES THE EVENT GO ON?
A: Of course! The event is rain or shine. Umbrellas are NOT permitted.
Q: MY TICKET SAYS GENERAL ADMISSION. DO I HAVE A SEAT AT THE EVENT OR CAN I BRING A CHAIR OR BLANKET?
A: This event is a mix of seating and General admission. If you purchased a General Admission lawn seat you are welcome to bring a chair or blanket with you to enjoy the event! Please note chairs and blankets will NOT be allowed in the GA Pit.
Q: I NEED ACCESSIBLE SEATING. HOW CAN I PURCHASE TICKETS?
A: Accessible seating is available for purchase online, over the phone and in person. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to our team and we would be happy to speak with you.
Q: HOW DO I GET TO THE EVENT, AND WHERE DO I PARK?
A: Click here for details on parking information.
Q: CAN I BRING A COOLER WITH FOOD OR DRINKS INTO THE EVENT?
A: While we don’t allow outside food and beverage to be brought into the event there will be plenty available for purchase. Additionally, we do not allow coolers or large bags into the event, primarily for safety purposes. Please click here to check out our Bold Point Park policies page for more details.
Q: WILL THERE BE BEVERAGES AVAILABLE FOR SALE?
A: Absolutely! We will have full bars featuring beer, cocktails, wine and other offerings.
Q: WILL THERE BE FOOD AVAILABLE FOR SALE?
A: Yes! Please see Food & Beverage section above for more details on the select local Food Trucks at this event.
Q: CAN I RE-ENTER THE EVENT IF I LEAVE?
A: Unfortunately, there will be no re-entry for this event. Please plan accordingly.
Q: ARE PETS WELCOME AT THE EVENT?
A: We love those furry friends, but unless they are certified assistance service animals unfortunately we cannot allow them inside the event.
Q: WHERE CAN I FIND ALL OF THE EVENT POLICIES?
A. Click here for a full list of the event policies.
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