Music at Sunset - Bruce Hopkins " Dress Up Your Picnic" Contest!

WHEN: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 5:00PM - 8:00PM
WHERE: Blithewold Mansion

 5:00 pm - Grounds open for pre-concert picnic set-up, croquet, & lawn games
6 - 8:00 pm - Concert


Spread out a blanket and unpack the picnic basket, soak up the warmth of the summer sun, and enjoy the sunset over Narragansett Bay, all while savoring a kaleidoscope of musical performances over the summer. Our exciting musical line-up this year includes jazz, swing, boogie-woogie & blues, folk and Cajun. A perfect way to celebrate the summer with friends and family!


July 16 - Bruce Hopkins: MPS Ensemble "Dress Up Your Picnic" Contest

Blithewold's First Annual Dress Up Your Picnic Contest

Make this an evening to remember! The most elegant of picnickers will be awarded 1st, 2nd and 3rd place plus bragging rights as the best picknickers in Rhode Island!

July 23 - Ivy Leaf

July 30 - Super Chief Trio

August 6 - Atwater Donnelly

August 13 - The Mikado, Opera Providence

August 20 - Steel Drum Cote Percussion

Guests are encouraged to BYOB, picnic dinner, and chairs or blankets.


Ticket Price:
Member $7, Non-Member $10

Purchase a Music at Sunset Season Pass and save:
Member $50, Non-member $60

To register for this event click here.


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