Summer 2017

All performances are FREE and open to the public. Performances are held outside in the Pavilion, 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 2017 Scheduled Performances:

July 8 — Saturday at 6:00 p.m.

Concert: Navy Band Northeast: Rhode Island Sound

The most contemporary sounding group from Navy Band Northeast. This ensemble entertains with music ranging from rhythm and blues to classic rock.

July 15 — 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 22– Saturday at 6:00 p.m.

Concert: Grandevolution

Join locals Sarah and Scott Kenyon under the pavilion as Grandevolution plays their catchy original alternative rock influenced by 90s alternative rock and pop bands.

July 29 — 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 5 — 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!

August 12 — 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 19 — 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.

August 26 — 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!

Our 2017 Sponsors are:

The Friends of the Jesse Smith Library
along with
June Rockwell Levy Foundation
Bayberry Commons
Heitke Cook Antioch LLC
Natural Resource Services, Inc.
Crystal Lake Golf and Tavern
Academy of Tap, Jazz, Ballet & Hip Hop
Steere’s Burner Service
Li’l General
Rhode Island Credit Union,
Overlook Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
Navigant Credit Union,
The Cash Family
Pascoag Utility District

Thank you all!