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BEARDSLEY ZOO'S ZOOFOLK CONCERT SERIES
June 22 - David Mallett and Bill Staines with Dan Lyon.
July 13 - "Zoofull of Blues" with Willy Porter and Jeff Lang.
Aug. 10 - "Connecticut Artist Spotlight" with several performers from state. Tickets: $10.
Sept. 7 - Alice Peacock and Lucy Kaplansky.
Unless noted, tickets are $16 at gate. Doors open 6 p.m., music begins 6:45 p.m. Held outdoors at zoo's Peacock Pavilion. In case of rain, shows held indoors. Beardsley Zoo, 1875 Noble Ave., Bridgeport. Information: 203-394-6565; www.beardsleyzoo.org.
NEWPORT FOLK FESTIVAL
Aug. 2 - An evening with Kate and Anna McGarrigle with special guest Geoff Muldaur. 8 p.m. Tickets: $25. Hotel Viking, Grand Ballroom, 1 Bellevue Ave., Newport, R.I. Hotel reservations: 401-847-3300.
Aug. 3 - 11:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Fort Stage: Bob Dylan, Shawn Colvin, Jonatha Brooke, John Gorka, the Waifs, Rosie Ledet. Borders Stage: Maura O'Connell, Slaid Cleaves, Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem, Song Circle with Vance Gilbert, Geoff Muldaur, Caroline Herring, Louise Taylor, Bob Hillman. Roots Stage: Mark Erelli, Pastures of Plenty, Rachael Davis, Josh Ritter, Jabe Beyer, Dennis Brennan. Family Stage artists to be announced. Tickets: $55.
Aug. 4 - 11:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Fort Stage: Arlo Guthrie, Dar Williams, Bruce Cockburn, the Blind Boys of Alabama, Richard Shindell, Melissa Ferrick. Borders Stage: Richard Shindell, Gigi, Hackberry Ramblers, Laurie Lewis, Song Circle with John Gorka, Jack Williams, Lynn Miles, David Massengill, Kris Delmhorst. Roots Stage: Maybe Baby, Alastair Moock, Kris Delmhorst, the Resophonics, Deb Talan. Family Stage artists to be announced. Tickets: $45.
Unless noted, concerts are at Fort Adams State Park, Newport, R.I. Information: 866-468-7619; www.newportfolk.com.