Colorado Festivals in July







Avograss 2015

July 30 – Aug 2

Avogadro’s Number – Fort Collins, CO

ARTISTS Include: Cornmeal, The Barefoot Movement, Front Country, Horseshoes & Hand Grenades, Blue Grama Bluegrass, Chain Station, Lineage Music Project, Von Stomper, Long Road Home, Ragged Union and more


Bluebird Disrict Music Festival

Bluebird District Music Festival

July 10 – 12

Various East Colfax Venues – Denver, CO

ARTISTS Include: A Tom Collins, Dragondeer, King Rat, The Blue Rider, Dirty Few, Pan Astral, Toe, Sun Squabi, Fauxgazi, Nuns of Brixton, The Patient Zeros and over 70 more….



Blues & BBQ for Better Housing Block Party

July 12

Old Town – Arvada, CO

ARTISTS Include: Roots and Rhythm, Wild Love Tigress, Biff Gore, Jack Hadley, Andy Sydow, Austin Young Band, John Weeks Band, Siera Hotel, The Duke Street Kings, The Train Wreckers, Teledonna, Emilio Emilio and more


Blues Under The Bridge

Blues Under The Bridge

July 25

“Under The Bridge” 218 W. Colorado Ave. – Colorado Springs, CO

ARTISTS Include: Carolyn Wonderland, Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens, Mulebone, Mr.Sipp “The Mississippi Blues Child”, BJ Estares and Route 61


Breckenridge Brewery 25th Anniv Hootenany

Breckenridge Brewery 25th Anniversary Hootenanny

July 18

Breckenridge Brewery – Denver, CO

ARTISTS Include: Leftover Salmon, Anders Osborne, Zach Deputy, Milkdrive, The Drunken Hearts, Chain Station, Colorado Goat Ropers Guild and Wondergrass Allstars


Boulder Art and jazz Fest

Boulder Arts & Jazz Festival

July 4 – 5

Pearl Street Mall – Boulder, CO

ARTISTS Include: Hazel Miller, Tommy Thomas, The Mighty Twisters, Gypsy Swing Revue, Harlequintet, Mark Diamond, Banshee Tree and Flatiron Jazz Orchestra


Colorado Irish Festival

The Colorado Irish Festival

July 10 – 12

Clement Park – Littleton, CO

ARTISTS Include: Gaelic Storm, Screaming Orphans, The Elders, The Moxie Strings, The Town Pants, Angus Mohr, Chancer’s Hooley, Juice O’ The Barley, Pandora Celtica, The Commoners, The Stubby Shillelaghs


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Evergreen Jazz Festival

July 24 – 26

Various Downtown Venues – Evergreen, CO

ARTISTS Include: New Black Eagle Jazz Band, After Midnight, Carl Sonny Leyland Trio, Queen City Jazz Band w/ Wende Harston, Felonius Smith Trio, Lost Weekend Western Swing Band, Bogalusa Strutters and more


Fiddles, Vittles and Vino

Fiddles, Vittles and Vino

July 26

Rock Ledge Ranch – Colorado Springs, CO

ARTISTS Include: Songs of the Fall, The Stanleytones, Caribou Mountain Collective, Hot Club of Cowtown and more



Firecracker Folk Festival

July 4

The Swing Station – LaPorte, CO

ARTISTS Include: BJ Kinney, Joe Stevens, The Goodtime Travelers, Tyler T, Elise Wunder, The Prairie Scholars


Fourth of July Twang Fest and BBQ

Fourth of July Twang-Fest and BBQ

July 4

Gold Hill Inn – Boulder, CO

ARTISTS Include: Halden Wofford and the Hi*Beams, Gipsy Moon, Truckstop Honeymoon, Martin Gilmore


Global Dance Festival

Global Dance Festival

July 17 – 19

Red Rocks Amphitheatre – Morrison, CO

ARTISTS Include: Tiesto, Kaskade, Flosstradamus, Above&Beyond, BennyBenassi, Datsik, Blau, Doctor P, Seven Lions, Goldfish, Green Velvet, Illesium and more


Gunny Grass

Gunny Grass

July 17 – 18

I BAR Ranch – Gunnison, CO

ARTISTS Include: Grass Is Dead, Art Stevenson and Highwater, Kantankerous, Stray Grass, Chuck Grossman, Mahogany Splinters and more


High Mountain Hay Fever

High Mountain Hay Fever

July 9 – 12

100 South Adams Blvd – Westcliffe, CO

ARTISTS Include: Joe Mullins and The Radio Ramblers, Lou Reid and Carolina, Chris Jones and the Night Drivers, Darol Anger and the Furies, The Hillbenders, Running Out of Road, Ragged Union and many more


Keystone Wine and Jazz

Keystone Wine & Jazz Festival

July 18 – 19

River Run Village – Keystone, CO

ARTISTS Include: Joey Sommerville, Dotsero, Chris Standring, Will Donato, Elan Trotman, Sheryl Renee, Selina Albright


Kyles Brew Fest

Kyle’s Brew Fest Denver

July 23

The Big Wonderful at Sustainability Park – Denver, CO

ARTISTS Include: Kyle Hollingsworth Band and more


Loveland Loves BBQ and Bands

Loveland Loves BBQ, Bands & Brews

July 10 -11

Railroad Ave. @ 4th Street – Downtown Loveland, CO

ARTISTS Include: Amplified Souls, Bakersfield Band, Been There Done That, Boom Twang, Dixie Leadfoot & The Chrome Struts, Soul School


One World

One World

July 3- 4

Crested Butte Mountain Resort – Crested Butte, CO.

ARTISTS Include: Eufórquestra, The Leftover Cuties, The Family Crest, The Suffers and more



Pikes Peak Art and Music

Pikes Peak Art & Music Festival

July 3 – 5

America the Beautiful Park – Colorado Springs, CO

ARTISTS Include: Woodshed Red, Craig Walter & Company, Barkley Ave., Braithwaite & Whitesell, Ryan Flores, Nouveaux Honkies, Casablanca w/ Vivian Gale, Cous & The Brotherhood, Kings of Clubs and many more


Rhythm on the River

Rhythms on the River

July 10 – 11

Rogers Grove – Longmont, CO

ARTISTS Include: Chris Daniels & the Kings, Hey Lady!, Kutandara, The Indulgers, Rebecca Folsom, Ricardo Pena Band, Crystal Swing Band, The Nacho Men, Mojomama and more



The Ride Festival

The Ride Festival

July 11 – 12

Telluride Town Park – Telluride, CO

ARTISTS Include: Widespread Panic, Gov’t Mule, Jonny Lang, Trigger Hippy, North Mississippi Allstars, The Temperance Movement, Moon Taxi, Zella Day, Dorothy, Mike Farris, Baskery and more



RiverBeats Festival

July 22 – 23

State Bridge Riverside Amphitheatre – Bond, CO.

ARTISTS Include: BoomBox, Ana Sia, Eliot Lipp, Virtual Boy, Ill-Esha, Samples, Superdre, Sugarpill more


Rockstar Mayhem Festival

Rockstar Mayhem Festival

July 5

Red Rocks Amphitheatre – Morrison, CO

ARTISTS Include: Slayer, King Diamond, Hellyeah, The Devil Wears Prada, Thy Art Is Murder, Jungle Rot, Sister Sin, Sworn In, Shattered Sun, Feed Her To The Sharks, Code Orange, Kissing Candice




July 24 – 26

Planet Bluegrass – Lyons, CO

ARTISTS Include: Earls of Leicester w/Jerry Douglas, Sam Bush Bluegrass Band, Red Knuckles & the Trailblazers, The Infamous Stringdusters, Del McCoury Band, The David Grisman Sextet, I’m With Her, Peter Rowan Bluegrass Band and more


Rocky Mountain Old Time Music Festival

Rocky Mountain Old Time Music Festival

July 9 – 12

Parrish Ranch – Berthoud, CO

ARTISTS Include: The Roan Mountain Hilltoppers, Walt Koken and Clare Milliner, Dugout Canoe, and more


Summer Brew Fest

Summer Brew Fest

July 24 – 25

Mile High Station – Denver, CO

ARTISTS Include: Rapidgrass Quintet, Dragondeer, and more


Telluride Americana Fesitval

Telluride Americana Music Fest & Songwriter Showcase

July 15 – 18

Sheridan Opera House – Telluride, CO

ARTISTS Include: Adam Hood, Jack Ingram, Bloody Marys & Troubadours, Olivia Lane & The Nouveaux Honkies, Hal Ketchum, Eliza Gilkyson, Jonathan Byrd, Wild Ponies and more


Telluride Jazz Fesitval

Telluride Jazz Festival

July 31 – Aug 2

Town Park – Telluride, CO

ARTISTS Include: Ernie Watts, The M&Ms, Maceo Parker, Bill Frisell Trio, Joey DeFrancesco Trio, The Soul Rebels, Eddie Roberts’ West Coast Sounds w/Jennifer Hartswick, The Nth Power and more




July 2 – 5

Snowmass Village – Snowmass, CO

ARTISTS Include: MOBY, MC YOGI, DJ Drez, Lee Fields & the Expressions, Nikki Lane, The Steeldrivers, Trevor Exter, beatgypsy, HÄANA and more


Winter Park Jazz

Winter Park Jazz Festival

July 18 – 19

Hideaway Park – Winter Park, CO

ARTISTS Include: Dotsero, she303, Norman Brown, Marcus Anderson, Rebirth Brass Band, Mindi Abair, Kenny Babyface Edmonds, Tower of Power, Dave Koz & Rick Braun w/Kenny Lattimore, Morris Day & The Time


Winter Park Solshine

Winter Park Solshine Music Festival

July 31- Aug 2

Hideaway Park – Winter Park, CO

ARTISTS Include: Leftover Salmon, Coral Creek, Vince Herman, Built To Last, Andy Thorn and Greg Garrison’s Burning Grass

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