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Happenings
Concerts
June1
Cement Pond w/The Lindells, DRB, Dolores, 970.882.4677
June 2
Brothers Keeper, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
June 4
Branded Bandits, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Hello Dollface Acoustic, Rochester Hotel Secret
Garden, Durango, 970.385.1920
June 6
Pagosa Folk & Bluegrass, Reservoir Hill Park, Pagosa
Springs, 970.264.4151
June 7
Al Mafra Presents Belly Dance Show, Durango Arts
Center, Durango, 970.259.2606
Stray Grass, Botanical Gardens, Gr Jct, 970.245.3288
Pagosa Folk & Bluegrass, Reservoir Hill Park, Pagosa
Springs, 970.264.4151
June 8
Pagosa Folk & Bluegrass, Reservoir Hill Park, Pagosa
Springs, 970.264.4151
June 10
Naive Melodies plays Talking Heads, Belly Up,
Aspen, 970.544.9800
June 11
The Cannondolls, Rochester Hotel Secret Garden, Durango,
970.385.1920
Rebirth Brass Band, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Tech N9ne, Krizz Kaliko, Mesa Theater, Gr Jct, 970.241.1717
June 12
Tab Benoit, Colorado State Park, Fruita, 970.683.4333
40oz to Freedom: Sublime Trib, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
June 13
Steve Earle & The Dukes, Mastersons, Community Concert
Hall, FLC, Durango, 970.247.7657
Gipsy Moon, StrayGrass, The Railsplitters, Whitewater
Ramble, Palisade Bluegrass & Roots Music Fest, Riverbend
Park, Palisade, 970.464.5602
Bonerama, Miner, Snowmass Mammoth Festival, Town
Park, Snowmass, 800.766.9627
June 14
Jefferson Starship: Salute to America¡¯s Vietnam Vets(FREE
tickets @GJ City Markets), Two Rivers Convention Ctr, Gr
Jct, 970.263.5700
T-Sisters, Howlin¡¯ Brothers, The Hackensaw Boys, Sweet-
back Sisters, The Infamous Stringdusters,
Palisade Bluegrass & Roots Music Fest, Riverbend Park,
Palisade, 970.464.5602
Leftover Salmon, Xavier Rudd, Houndmouth, Wheeler
Brothers, Nathanial Rateliff, Snowmass Mammoth
Festival, Town Park, Snowmass, 800.766.9627
Radney Foster, Wright Opera House, Ouray, 970.325.4399
Ghost Town Band, The Hitchin¡¯ Post, Norwood,
970.327.4969
June 15
Packway Handle Band, Chatham County Line, Willie
Watson, The Wood Brothers, Palisade Bluegrass & Roots
Music Fest, Riverbend Park, Palisade, 970.464.5602
The Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Duo De Twang, The Mo-
tet, The Royal Southern Brotherhood, The London Souls,
Snowmass Mammoth Festival, Town Park, Snowmass,
800.766.9627
Hackensaw Boys, Aspen Mountain, 970.925.1220
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Music, music everywhere. Check out these hot concerts
that are happening in your area during the month of June.
Always call venues to confirm concert information:
June 17
Doctor Robert The Beatles Tribute, Centennial Park,
Glenwood Springs, 970.384.6301
June 18
One Roof Blues, Rochester Hotel Secret Garden,
Durango, 970.385.1920
June 19
An Evening with B¨¦la Fleck & the Colorado Symphony,
Montrose Pavilion, Montrose, 970.249.7015
Maxwell, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Trombone Shorty, Orleans Ave, John Boutte,
The Little Nell, Aspen, 970.920.4600
Jake Owen, Joe Nichols, Chase Rice, Blackjack Billy,
CountryJamUSA Grounds, 800.7800.JAM
Brandi Carlile, Nickel Creek, Del McCoury Band, John
Cowan, John McFee & Friends, The Lone Bellow, Frank
Solivan & Dirty Kitchen, Chris Thile, Telluride Blue-
grass Festival, Town Park, Telluride, 800.624.2422
June 20
Diana Krall, The Little Nell, Aspen, 970.920.4600
Lady Antebellum, Thomas Rhett, Craig Morgan, Jana
Kramer, CountryJamUSA Grounds, Gr Jct, 800.7800.JAM
Steve Winwood, Dave Rawlings Machine, B¨¦la Fleck
& the Colorado Symphony, Tim O¡¯Brien & Darrell
Scott, Jason Isbell, Keller Williams w/The Travelin¡¯
McCourys, Aoife O¡¯Donovan, Chatham County Line,
Telluride Bluegrass Festival, Town Park, Telluride,
800.624.2422
Tony Rosario, The Hitchin¡¯ Post, Norwood, 970.327.4969
June 21
Steve Winwood, The Little Nell, Aspen, 970.920.4600
America, Strings Music Pavillion, Steamboat,
970.879.5056 X105
Trombone Shorty, Orleans Avenue, Howelsen Hill Am-
phitheater, Steamboat, 970.879.8499
Dave Sampson Music, David Luning, DRB,
Dolores, 970.882.4677
Eric Church, Jerrod Niemann, Craig Campbell, Gord
Bamford & Heartland, CountryJamUSA Grounds, Gr Jct,
800.7800.JAM
Leftover Salmon featuring Bill Payne, Sam Bush Band,
Telluride Troubadour, Andrew Bird & The Hands of
Glory, Yonder Mountain String Band, Punch Brothers,
Peter Rowan¡¯s Twang an¡¯ Groove featuring Yungchen
Lhamo, Front Country, Telluride Band Contest, Telluride
Bluegrass Festival, Town Park, Telluride, 800.624.2422
June 22
Trio Solisti, Wright Opera House, Ouray, 970.325.4399
Brantley Gilbert, Brett Eldredge, CountryJamUSA
Grounds, Gr Jct, 800.7800.JAM
Telluride House Band w/special guests Alison Krauss
& Del McCoury, Ray Lamontagne, Greensky Bluegrass,
Jerry Douglas presents The Earls of Leicester, Nicki
Bluhm & the Gramblers, B¨¦la Fleck & Brooklyn Rider,
Dailey & Vincent(gospel set), Telluride Bluegrass
Festival, Town Park, Telluride, 800.624.2422
June 23
America, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
June 24
An Evening with Gregg Allman, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
George Winston, Strings Music Pavillion,
Steamboat, 970.879.5056 X105
Strings Youth Concert, Strings Music Pavilion,
Steamboat, 970.879.5056 X105
June 25
An Evening with Gregg Allman, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
Events, Fairs, Festivals, Fun
Bacon, Rochester Hotel Secret Garden, Durango,
970.385.1920
Blair Crimmins & The Hookers, DRB, Dolores,
970.882.4677
June 26
Grand Funk Railroad, Fanny Hill, Snowmass,
970.920.4996
June 27
John Pizzarelli, Ford Amphitheatre, Vail, 970.476.5612
June 28
Tony Bennett, Antonia Bennett, The Little Nell, Aspen,
970.920.4600
Doctor Robert The Beatles Tribute, I Bar Ranch,
Gunnison, 970.209.9796
Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Beethoven Symphony
No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125, Ford Amphitheater, Vail,
970.476.5612
Strings Orchestra, Strings Music Pavilion,
Steamboat, 970.879.5056 X105
June 29
Angelique Kidjo, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Ravel¡¯s Bol¨¦ro, Ford
Amphitheater, Vail, 970.476.5612
casper lomayesva - hopi reggae, DRB, Dolores,
970.882.4677
June 30
Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Bernstein, Copland &
Barber, Ford Amphitheater, Vail, 970.476.5612
Dolores/Mancos/Cortez/Dove Creek:
--Rodeo Days, 10a, June 3, Cortez Public Library, 202
N Park St, stories, crafts, roping & a life-size manikin
horse. Dress Western or just come for the fun! Each
child attending will receive a FREE rodeo & carnival
ticket, rodeo runs June 5-7 at the Montezuma County
Fairgrounds.
-Frazier Shows Carnival, Jun 4-8, Carnival, rides,
food, games, FUN!! Held at the Montezuma County
Fairgrounds, Cortez. 970.565.1000. www.utemoun-
tainroundup.org
-84th Annual Ute Mountain Round-Up PRCA Rodeo,
Jun 5-7, 7p, Montezuma County Fairgrounds, Cortez.
utemountainroundup.org
-Ute Mountain Roundup Rodeo Parade, Jun 7, 5p,
Main St, Cortez.
-Jun 7, Dolores River Festival, 10a, Joe Rowell Park,
Great music, river events, booths, www.doloresriver-
festival.com
-¡¯Researching Puma Populations in Western Colorado¡¯,
Jun 8, 1p, Ken Logan from Colorado Parks & Wildlife
presenting, Anasazi Heritage Center, 27501 Hwy 184,
Dolores, Call 970.882.5600 for updates & latest info.
-June 21, The Great Mancos Arts Roundup
Durango/Silverton/Hesperus/Pagosa Springs:
-TOP Jewels National Jewelry Design Exhibition, Jun
1-28, Durango Arts Center, a showcase featuring the
very best artists working in the medium of jewelry
design to educate the public about their craft. Master
workshops, tours & lectures scheduled.
-True West Rodeo, Jun 4, 16, 25, 30, LaPlata County
Fairgrounds, 6p, Gates open 6:30p, rodeo begins 7p.
-Outdoor Movie Night, Jun 6, 8:30-10p, free screen-
ing of the movie entitled ¡®Monsters University¡¯, Three
Springs Plaza.
-Jun 6-7, Adopt-a-Thon, 8a-8p, La Plata County
Humane Society. Reduced adoption fees, concession
stand, BBQ, storewide sale at the Thrift Store & more!