Downtown Rising Fest

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 from 11:00am to 7:00pm


Downtown Rising, is a convergence of three music festivals that represent the cultural diversity of our beloved city, Pawtucket.

Rocktucket is finally back after a short hiatus and now accompanied by River Bend and Culture Shock to bring Downtown Pawtucket alive.

This is a family friendly event aimed at bringing the whole community together to celebrate 20 years of Pawtucket Arts Festival.

Downtown Rising will feature a variety of live music, street performers, activities for children, stunt bike exhibition by Circuit BMX, classic cars, food trucks, art vendors and installations, and fun for the whole family.

Downtown Rising is a free event with a suggested $5 donation.

There will be two designated beer gardens hosted by Revival Brewing Company and Narragansett Beer for responsible adults. Save the date and bring your dancing shoes!

Rocktucket Stage: 250 Main Street

Funk Underground
Cactus Attack
The Shakes
Iris Creamer
Hosted by: Amy and Coleen
Curated by: Rob Duguay and Justin Foster
Culture Shock: 39 East Avenue

Chachi Carvalho and the International Players
M.A.K.U. Soundsystem
Extraordinary Rendition Band
DJ Lefty
DJ Cadillac Jack
Plus many more surprises…
Hosted by: Tomasina Morris
Curated by: Chachi Carvalho
River Bend: 175 Main Street

Ian Fitzgerald
Kala Farnham
Malyssa BellaRosa
Michael Graham
Steve Volkman
more artists
Curated by: Michael Graham