Rocky Mountain Folks Festival
Planet Bluegrass Ranch – Lyons, CO
August 18 – 20
This annual “summit on the song” on the banks of the St. Vrain in Lyons is a mandatory yearly pilgrimage for folk music fans from all corners of the world looking for a relaxed, family-friendly vibe. Whether making the trip to catch longtime festival favorites like Peter Himmelman and David Rawlings, or to get turned on to the next darling of the folk scene, or even just to soak in the river with old friends as acoustic guitars echo from the red rock cliffs, this festival holds a special place in the hearts of those who have attended.
Lineup: Dave Rawlings Machine, Gregory Alan Isakov , The Revivalists , Lake Street Dive , Josh Ritter, Rhiannon Giddens, The Wailin’ Jennys, The Weepies, Peter Himmelman, Ben Sollee & Kentucky Native, SHEL, Mollie O’Brien & Rich Moore, The Mae Trio, Korby Lenker, Songwriter Showcase and more
Distance from Denver: 45 miles