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New Orleans River Cruise with Henri Smith, Amadee Castenell & The Band "Flavours of NOLA"

SOLD OUT  - THANK YOU!

Saturday July 2, 7 PM

Join us on July 2nd for our New Orleans River Cruise featuring New Orlean's own Henri Smith and the legendary Amadee Castenell and friends. Henri brings the real deal spirit, sounds and "flavours" of NOLA to the east coast. Join us on THE best river cruise this side of the Mississippi!

This is a relaxing three hour sunset cruise and DEPARTS FROM DOWNTOWN NEWBURYPORT WATERFRONT PARK at 7:00 pm. A cash bar is available with complimentary chips n' dip served. Get your tickets right away as this cruise will sell out!

 


Annual Yankee Homecoming Blues & Brews Cruise with Duke Robillard and His All Star Band

Saturday July 30, 7 PM

The Newburyport BluesCruise is proud to present the internationally-renowned and award-winning performing artist Duke Robillard and his All-Star Band on Saturday evening July 30th. The Yankee Homecoming Blues n’ Brews Cruise will feature an exciting musical performance with craft beer from the Newburyport Brewing Company, Ipswich Ale Brewery and other local craft brewers.

Duke is best known for his unique ability to command a stage and captivate his audiences with his gifted ability to play the blues. He has won numerous awards for live performance and recorded music including multiple Blues Music Awards (formerly the W.C. Handy Awards), a 2016 award for “Acoustic Blues Album of the Year”, also in the top 50 best blues albums by Living Blues Magazine, as well as being nominated for several Grammy Awards. Duke has worked with many musicians such as Tom Waits,
Jimmy Vaughn, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Bob Dylan, Ruth Brown, Pinetop Perkins, Kim Wilson, Jimmy Witherspoon, Rosco Gordon, Maria Muldaur and many more.

Also appearing with Duke are bassist Brad Hallen, percussionist Mark Teixeira, keyboardist Bruce Bears, and J. Laite on lead and slide guitar.


This sunset cruise departs at 7:00 pm. A cash bar and snacks are available and the event is accessible to the physically challenged with assistance provided by staff. Admission is $38.ºº in advance and $42.ºº on the day of the event and the capacity of the boat is limited. Tickets are available online, at Dyno Records, 1 Middle St., Newburyport MA, (978) 462-9630, and at Captain’s Fishing Parties, Plum Island Point, Newburyport MA, (800) 427-1333. Group discounts are available by calling (978) 771-7878.


Shirley Lewis Memorial BluesCruise featuring the "Divas of the Blues" with Toni Lynn Washington, Diane Blue, Willie J. Laws, J. Laite and Duelin Guitars!

Saturday August 27, 7 PM

Join us as we celebrate the life and love of The Regal Queen of the Blues, Shirley Lewis. Shirley was a cornerstone of our river cruises for 20 years and we celebrate her legacy each year. A portion of our proceeds will benefit the Shirley Lewis "Livin' the Blues" Foundation whose mission is to provide aid to abused women and children, and to promote music and the blues as a healing tool.

This is a relaxing three hour sunset cruise and DEPARTS FROM DOWNTOWN NEWBURYPORT WATERFRONT PARK at 7:00 pm. A cash bar is available with complimentary chips n' dip served. Get your tickets right away as this cruise will sell out!

SPONSORED BY GLENN'S RESTAURANT & COOL BAR, SIGNS BY DOUG & PORT WINE & SPIRITS

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