All performances are FREE and open to the public. Performances are held outside on the Riverwalk, weather permitting. (If it rains, we move indoors.) Patrons are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets. Some refreshments are available. Library restroom facilities are open.
Summer 2016 Scheduled Performances:
July 9 — Saturday at 6:00 p.m.
Concert: Brass Attack
Southern New England’s finest live dance band. Enjoy a nine-piece band featuring four horns, a rhythm section, and a lead vocalist performing classic hits from the 30s to today.
July 16 — Saturday at 6:00 p.m.
Concert: Jesse Liam Band
Always a foot-stomping, hand-clapping, thoroughly enjoyable concert. The band plays original music and hits from the 50s to today. Be prepared to leave with a smile on your face!
July 23 — Saturday at 6:00 p.m.
Concert: Toe Jam Puppet Band
A dynamic interactive children’s musical group with songs, puppets, and storytelling. Come ready to laugh and dance.
July 30 — Saturday at 6:00 p.m.
Concert: The Aviators
An awesome Burrillville band making its return to the Riverwalk. Playing hits of the 50s through the present day. Dance the night away!
August 6 — Saturday at 6:00 p.m.
Concert: The Greg Wardson Trio
An amazing trio of exemplary jazz musicians known for cool jazz standards and contemporary classics. You will be singing along!
August 13 — Saturday at 6:00 p.m.
Concert: Live Music Band
A classic rock and roll band playing music from the 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s High energy performers that keep you dancing all night.
August 20 — Saturday at 6:30 p.m.
Concert: Slippery Sneakers
A high energy Zydeco dance band.It’s not summer without a visit from this amazing band! Always a rousing good time— be sure to bring your dancing shoes!
August 27 — Saturday at 6:00 p.m.
Concert: Whiskey Rhode
A fantastic rock and roll dance band. Playing classic and contemporary rock, rhythm & blues, and even some country. A great way to end our concert season.
Our 2016 Sponsors are:
The Friends of the Jesse Smith Library
Rhode Island Credit Union,
the Cash Family
Senator Paul Fogarty
Representative Cale Keable
the Burrillville Democratic Town Committee
Natural Resources Services, Inc.
Heitke Law Office
Overlook Nursing Rehabilitation Center
Crystal Lake Golf and Tavern
Navigant Credit Union
Representative Jim Langevin
Thank you all!