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Happenings
Concerts
July 1
Blues Traveler, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Herman¡¯s Hermits starring Peter Noone, Vilar Center,
Avon, 970.845.8497
Mushroomhead, Mesa Theater & Lounge, Gr Jct,
970.241.1717
July 2
Ms. Lauryn Hill, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Tierney Sutton, The Little Nell, Aspen, 970.920.4600
Doctor Robert, The Beatles Tribute, Lions Park, Basalt,
970.927.4031
Drew Emmitt of Leftover Salmon, Lionshead Village,
Vail, 970.479.2100
The Assortment, Rochester Hotel Secret Garden,
Durango, 970.385.1920
Chimney Choir, DRB, Dolores, 970.882.HOPS
July 3
Frank Vignola & Vinny Raniolo, Vail Jazz Festival Jazz
Tent, Vail Square, 800.805.2457
MOBY (acoustic set), MOBY (dj set), Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
Tierney Sutton, The Little Nell, Aspen, 970.920.4600
The Tyller Gummersall Band, Buckley Park, Durango,
970.247.7657
July 4
Doctor Robert, The Beatles Tribute, Aspen 4th of July
Celebration, downtown Aspen, 970.925.1940
July 5
Norm Macdonald, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Pat Green, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Shannon Whitworth, CB Music Festival, Festival Grounds,
Crested Butte, 970.349.0619
The Black Lillies, Elevations Hotel & Spa, Crested Butte,
970.251.3000
Wish You Were Pink, Pink Floyd tribute, Schmiggity¡¯s,
Steamboat, 970.879.4100
July 6
Wynton Marsalis, Benedict Music Tent, Aspen,
970.925.9042
Norm Macdonald, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
G. Love & Special Sauce, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Poncho Sanchez, Little Nell, Aspen, 970.920.4600
Shannon Whitworth, CB Music Festival, Festival Grounds,
Crested Butte, 970.349.0619
July 7
Cash¡¯d Out, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Poncho Sanchez, Little Nell, Aspen, 970.920.4600
Rusty Wright Band, Eagle Town Park, Free, 970.845.TIXS
July 8
A Tribute to Frank Zappa performed by AMFS Percus-
sion Ensemble, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
July 9
The Spazmatics, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Lisa Blue Band, Rochester Hotel Secret Garden,
Durango, 970.385.1920
July 10
Big Sam¡¯s Funky Nation, Fanny Hill, Snowmass,
970.920.4996
Groove Factor Four, Buckley Park, Durango, 970.247.7657
Jeffrey Foucault, DRB, Dolores, 970.882.HOPS
July 11
The Boys Of Summer, an Eagles Tribute, The Hitchin¡¯
Post, Norwood, 970.327.4969
Cold Stares, Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown, The Ride
Festival, Free, Mountain Village, Telluride, 970.369.0000
Brother & Bones, Jeffrey Foucault, Sheridan Opera House,
Telluride, 970.728.6363
West Water Outlaws, Fly Me to The Moon Saloon, Telluride,
970.728.MOON
The Cold Stares, New Sheridan Bar, Telluride, 970.728.4351
Brent Rowan, Strings Music Pavilion, Steamboat,
970.879.5056 X105
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Always call venues to confirm concert information:
July 12
Thievery Corporation, Spoon, JJ Grey & Mofro,
Rival Sons, Joan Osborne, White Denim, Brother
& Bones, The Hold Steady, The Ride Festival, Town
Park, Telluride, 970.369.0000, 970.728.2173
Rival Sons, Sheridan Opera House, Telluride,
970.728.6363
The Delta Saints, Fly Me to The Moon Saloon,
Telluride, 970.728.MOON
Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown, New Sheridan Bar,
Telluride, 970.728.4351
Jeffrey Foucault, The Roma, Telluride, 970.728.5134
Anthony Leon and the Chain, DRB, Dolores,
970.882.HOPS
The Boys Of Summer, an Eagles Tribute, Western
Colorado Botanical Gardens, Gr Jct, 970.245.3288
July 13
Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Vintage
Trouble, Karl Denson¡¯s Tiny Universe, Lucero,
Reignwolf, Wood Brothers, Delta Rae, Harlem
Gospel Choir, The Ride Festival, Town Park, Telluride,
970.369.0000, 970.728.2173
Vintage Trouble, Sheridan Opera House, Telluride,
970.728.6363
Crash, Yawpers, Fly Me to The Moon Saloon,
Telluride, 970.728.MOON
Zoso: The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience,
Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Trivium featuring Wall of the Fallen, Mesa Theater
& Lounge, Gr Jct, 970.241.1717
July 14
Darius Rucker, Ford Ampitheater, Vail, 970.845.TIXS
July 15
Bryan Savage, TwoRiversWinery, Gr Jct, 970.260.8866
Carolina Chocolate Drops, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
July 16
Peter Rowan, Lionshead Village, Vail, 970.479.2100
Robby Overfield, Rochester Hotel Secret Garden,
Durango, 970.385.1920
July 17
Freddy Jones Band, Colorado State Park, Fruita,
970.683.4333
Zomboy, Cookie Monsta, Eptic, Mesa Theater &
Lounge, Gr Jct, 970.241.1717
Hot Buttered Rum, Fanny Hill, Snowmass,
970.920.4996
Zoso: The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience,
Animas City Theatre, Durango, 970.799.2281
Elder Grown, Buckley Park, Durango, 970.247.7657
Holly Williams, Carrie Elkin & Danny Schmidt,
Telluride Americana Music Festival, Sheridan Opera
House, Telluride, 970.728.6363
July 18
Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
Bruce Robison & Kelly Willis, Scott Miller, Telluride
Americana Music Festival, Sheridan Opera House,
Telluride, 970.728.6363
Lawn Chair Kings, DRB, Dolores, 970.882.HOPS
Rockapella, Strings Music Pavilion, Steamboat,
970.879.5056 X105
July 19
Eric Bibb, The Birds of Chicago, Telluride
Americana Music Festival, Sheridan Opera House,
Telluride, 970.728.6363
Turtle Island Quartet, Strings Music Pavilion,
Steamboat, 970.879.5056 X105
Phil Long, Scott Rednor, Shakedown Bar, Vail,
970.479.0556
July 22
March Fourth Marching Band, Ford Ampitheater,
970.845.TIXS
July 23
Bacon, Rochester Hotel Secret Garden,
Durango, 970.385.1920
Events, Fairs, Festivals, Fun
July 24
Rufus Wainwright, Harris Concert Hall, Aspen,
970.925.3254
Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers, Fanny Hill,
Snowmass, 970.920.4996
Sneaky Pete & The Secret Weapons, Buckley Park,
Durango, 970.247.7657
July 25
Bruce Robison & Kelly Willis, Durango Mountain
Resort, Durango, 970.385.2100
New York Philharmonic performs Russian
Classics, Ford Ampitheater, Vail, 877.512.5700
Court Yard Hounds, Strings Music Pavilion,
Steamboat, 970.879.5056 X105
Johnny Kongo, The Hitchin¡¯ Post, Norwood,
970.327.4969
Doctor Robert, The Beatles Tribute, Black Nugget,
Carbondale, 970.963.4498
July 26
Gary Clark Jr, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Indigo Girls, Grande River Vineyards, Palisade,
970.243.8497
Johnny Kongo, The Hitchin¡¯ Post, Norwood,
970.327.4969
Kim Richey, Wright Opera House, Ouray,
970.325.4399
July 27
Lyle Lovett & His Large Band, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
July 28
Indigo Girls, Keith Secola, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
James McMurtry, Mesa Theater & Lounge,
Gr Jct, 970.241.1717
July 29
Jimmy Cliff, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
July 30
Chris Isaak, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
One Roof Blues, Rochester Hotel Secret Garden,
Durango, 970.385.1920
July 31
Kacey Musgraves, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
The California Honeydrops, Fanny Hill, Snowmass,
970.920.4996
Cortez/Dolores/Dove Creek/Mancos:
-The Cortez Burst Triathlon, Jul 4, 7a, Adult Sprint
Triathlon & Kids Triathlon. Featuring adult racers, 4-5
year old racers(race the evening of July 3), 6-10 &
11-14 year old racers, optional pre-race orientation
Jul 3, 7p, City of Cortez outdoor pool. Race-day check-
in 6:30a, 803 E Montezuma Ave, corteztri@gmail.com
www.corteztri.com
-The Lomayestewa family invites you to view tradi-
tional Hopi dances, Jul 5, at 11a, 12p, 2p and 4p. Visi-
tor & Research Center at Mesa Verde National Park,
Cortez
-Fireworks & Celebration over Groundhog Lake & RV
Park, Jul 6
-Jul 25, Grand Summer Nights, Mancos
-Jul 26, Mancos Days
-Chili Cookoff Jul 27 at Ground Hog Lake & RV Park
-Montezuma County Fair, Jul 27-31
-Cowboy Gathering of the Four Corners, July 31, 9a,
Western music & cowboy poetry, Hosted by Montezu-
ma County Fair Board. Featuring Susie Knight, Kristyn
Harris, Yvonne Hollenbeck and Terry Nash. Multiple
daytime events, free. Main event Aug 1st, $15. Tick-
ets available at the gate. Gate opens 6p, Montezuma
County Fairgrounds, Cortez, www.cg4corners.com
Durango/Silverton/Hesperus/Pagosa Springs:
- Jul 1-31, Durango Melodrama & Vaudeville presents
¡®The Dame of Durango¡¯ Written & directed by Jenny
Fitts Reynolds. Produced by the New Strater Corpora-
tion. New this year: a July 4th performance. No shows
on Mondays. 699 Main Ave, Durango, 970.375.7160.