2023 Herreshoff Summer Sunset

Music Series

Presented by BankNewport

Weekly on Thursdays from July 13 to August 31



July 13, 2023 6:00 pm

Neal & The Vipers

NEAL & THE VIPERS, a band based in Warren, Rhode Island, specialize in American Roots Music, which incorporates blues, rock & roll, rockabilly, and surf genres. Their energetic performances entertain fans everywhere, and you’re bound to get bitten by the Vipers and catch the fever at one of their many music festivals and club shows. This is why they’re regarded as New England’s premier American Roots Band. NEAL & THE VIPERS have had the privilege of sharing the stage with many music legends, including B.B. King, Roy Buchanan, John Lee Hooker, Bonnie Raitt, Albert Collins, Greg Allman, Jimmy Vaughan, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Willie Dixon, Johnny Copeland, Robert Plant, and The Fabulous Thunderbirds.

Concerts will be held under the tent on the HMM Waterfront, rain or shine. You are welcome to bring your own lawn chairs, but we also provide tables, chairs, and picnic tables on-site for your convenience. Restrooms are available as well. Please note that online ticket sales close at 3:30 pm on the day of the event, but you can also purchase tickets at check-in. Full series passes are available for Museum Members Only. Reliance Society and Afterguard Members can attend at no cost by RSVPing ahead of time. For more information, check out our Music Series FAQ.

Food Vendors will be available during most concerts.

BYOB Welcome: Bring Your Own Booze

Please drink responsibly.