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GSO Celebrates its 50th Anniversary

Saturday, June 25 and Sunday, June 26

Graduate School of Oceanography
University of Rhode Island
Narragansett Bay Campus
South Ferry Road, Narragansett

GSO 50th Anniversary Public Events:
Science Saturday Open House Information
Celebration Details and Ticket Info
Blues on the Bay Concert Details and Ticket Info
Questions: Call 401-874-6440 or info@gso.uri.edu

Bay Campus Community Schedule
GSO Alumni Reunion Weekend Schedule
Hotel Accommodation Information
Saturday, June 25
10 am–4 pm

Science Saturday Open House
Ship tours, science exhibits, kids activities (free and open to the public)

6:30 pm–Midnight

GSO 50th Anniversary Celebration
Reception, Dinner Buffet, Fireworks, & Dancing (tickets must be ordered in advance; $60 per person)

Sunday, June 26
1–5 pm

Blues on the Bay Concert
featuring James Montgomery and Friends—RI Blues Legend Neal Vitullo and 14-Year-Old Guitar Phenom Cory Bellucci (tickets $15 in advance; $20 at the door; children under 12 admitted free when accompanied by an adult)

Meet the Band Hour
A special private “Meet & Greet” with James Montgomery and his Friends following the concert at Casey's in Wakefield. Light supper provided. Drinks available (tickets are $75 per person and include admission to the concert).

Ticket Orders: To order tickets, call 401-874-6440 during business hours or download the GSO 50th Ticket Order Form (pdf) to order tickets by mail of fax.


If you have a disability and require accommodation, please call 401-874-6440 at least three business days in advance. For TTY assistance, call the RI Relay Service at 401-745-5555.

Photo Credit: Jerry Prezioso, GSO '91