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Happenings
Concerts
August 1
Esperanza Emily Spalding presents: Emily¡¯s
D+Evolution, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Dr Robert, The Beatles Tribute (free), Redstone Park,
Redstone, 970.963.8240
Julie & David Coucheron, Strings Pavilion, Steamboat,
970.879.5056 X105
Hazel Miller Band, Grande River Vineyards, Palisade,
970.464.5867
Restless Heart, Powderhorn Resort, Mesa, 970.242.7800
August 2
Dwight Yoakam, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Dr Robert, The Beatles Tribute (free), Crested Butte
Arts Festival, Crested Butte, 970.349.7487
Clouds & Mountains, Sherbino Theater, Ridgway,
970.318.0892
August 3
Everclear, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
August 4
Melissa Etheridge: This Is M.E. Solo, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
Colin Lake, I Bar Ranch, Gunnison, 970.209.9796
August 5
Ziggy Marley (free), Howelsen Hill Amphitheater,
970.879.8499
Jason Vieaux, Strings Pavilion, Steamboat, 970.879.5056
X105
Rising Appalachia w/Shea Freedom, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
Mingo Fishtrap (free), Sunset Plaza, Mtn Village,
Telluride, 970.728.8000
August 6
Vince Gill, Strings Pavilion, Steamboat, 970.879.5056
X105
Brian Wilson, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Dr Robert, The Beatles Tribute, KAFM radio room,
Grand Junction, 970.241.8801
The Burrito Brothers, I Bar Ranch, Gunnison,
970.209.9796
Acoustic Eidolon, Vail Public Library, 970.479.2187
Didgeridoo Down Under, Mesa County Central Library,
Gr Jct, 970.243.4442
Desert Moon (free), Town Park, Fruita, 970.858.0360
August 7
David Starr w/Hap Harriman, Heather¡¯s, Basalt,
970.927.0151
Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad, Schmiggity¡¯s,
Steamboat, 970.879.4100
Dead Winter Carpenters, Fly Me To The Moon Saloon,
Telluride, 970.728.MOON
The Assortment, Fox Fire Farms, Ignacio, 970.563.4675
Ken Dravis, Palisade, 970.464.5777
August 8
An Evening with Jewel, Sheridan Opera House,
Telluride, 970.728.6363
Colton Dixon, Avalon, Gr Jct, 970.812.1292
Last Nickel, DRB, Dolores, 970.882.4677
Big Medicine Game, Sherbino Theater, Ridgway,
970.318.0892
Stray Grass, Grande River Vineyards, Palisade,
970.464.5867
August 9
REO Speedwagon, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
August 10
Freddy Jones Band, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Scott Cossu & Friends, Sheridan Opera House,
Telluride, 970.728.6363
August 11
Michael Franti & Spearhead, Telluride Conference Ctr,
Mtn Village, 970.369.4760
Iron & Wine, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
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August 12
Pure Prairie League (free), Sunset Plaza, Mtn Village,
Telluride, 970.728.8000
Super Diamond, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
August 13
Shawn Colvin, I Bar Ranch, Gunnison, 970.209.9796
Finnders & Youngberg, Town Park, Fruita,
970.858.0360
August 14
Robert Cray, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Chris Daniels & the Kings (free), Black Canyon Golf
Course, Montrose, 970.249.4653
Lacey Black, Fox Fire Farms, Ignacio, 970.563.4675
Shea Bramer, Palisade, 970.464.5777
August 15
Joint Point, Fly Me to the Moon Saloon, Telluride,
970.728.MOON
Fifty50, Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park,
970.945.4228
The Appleseed Collective, DRB, Dolores,
970.882.4677
3rd Time Charm, The Hitchin¡¯ Post, Norwood,
970.327.4969
GJ Rockestra (free), CMU in the Quad, Gr Jct,
970.243.6787
August 17
Michael McDonald, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
August 18
Yonder Mountain String Band, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
Gipsy Moon, I Bar Ranch, Gunnison, 970.209.9796
Influx, Two Rivers Winery, Gr Jct, 970.260.1628
August 19
The Gipsy Kings, Nicole Reyes & Tonino Baliardo,
Vilar Center, Avon, 970.845.TIXS
Jenny Lewis, Club Red, Mtn Village, Telluride,
970.369.4760
Jon Wayne and the Pain (free), Sunset Plaza,
Mtn Village, Telluride, 970.728.8000
Yonder Mountain String Band, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
August 20
Ottmar Liebert & Luna Negra, Devil¡¯s Kitchen Picnic
Area, CO Nat Monument, Gr Jct, 970.858.3617
Jenny Lewis w/Springtime Carnivore, Belly Up,
Aspen, 970.544.9800
Liver Down the River, Fly Me to the Moon Saloon,
Telluride, 970.728.MOON
August 21
Ottmar Liebert & Luna Negra, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
Brothers Gow, Fly Me to the Moon Saloon, Telluride,
970.728.MOON
Dr Robert, The Beatles Tribute (free), Gunnison Car
Show, downtown Gunnison
Bridge to Nepal Music Festival w/
Trevor Jones Band, State Bridge,
970.653.4444
Lisa Blue Band, Fox Fire Farms, Ignacio,
970.563.4675
Gerry Goodman, Palisade, 970.464.5777
August 22
Rebelution w/Satsang, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
Tinariwen, FLC Concert Hall, Durango,
970.247.7657
Dawes, Club Red, Mtn Village, Telluride,
970.369.4760
Dust Bowl Revival, DRB, Dolores,
970.882.4677
Bridge to Nepal Music Festival w/
Trevor Jones Band, State Bridge,
970.653.4444
The Goodman Band, Glenwood Caverns
Adventure Park, 970.945.4228
FAB 4, Botanical Gardens, Gr Jct,
970.245.3288
August 23
Steve Earle & The Dukes w/The Mastersons,
Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Bridge to Nepal Music Festival w/Trevor Jones
Band, State Bridge, 970.653.4444
Dustbowl Revival, State Bridge, 970.653.4444
Carlos Nakai (free), Montrose Pavilion, Montrose,
970.249.9656
Judah, Avalon, Gr Jct, 970.314.0505
August 24
Zach Heckendorf w/Megan Burtt, Belly Up,
Aspen, 970.544.9800
August 25
The Mighty Diamonds, Sheridan Opera House,
Telluride, 970.728.6363
Tony Furtado, I Bar Ranch, Gunnison,
970.209.9796
August 26
Tony Furtado, DRB, Dolores, 970.882.4677
August 27
David Starr, CB¡¯s Tavern, Delta, 970.399.3292
MarchFourth!, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
August 28
Chris Isaak, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Donny Morales, VoA Senior Community Care,
Montrose, 970.901.7768
Robbie Overfield, Fox Fire Farms, Ignacio,
970.563.4675
San Juan Chamber MusicFest: Classical Cafe,
Ouray County 4-H Event Ctr, 970.626.3304
Vintage Voltage, Palisade, 970.464.5777
Pretty Lights, Telluride Town Park, 970.728.2173
August 29
Vidicus Maximus, Glenwood Caverns Adventure
Park, 970.945.4228
Hell Roaring String Band, Redstone Park,
Redstone, 970.963.8240
Ellen Stapenhorst, Garfield Estates, Palisade,
970.464.0941
Pretty Lights, Telluride Town Park, 970.728.2173
August 30
Hard Working Americans, FLC Concert Hall,
Durango, 970.247.7657
Events, Fairs, Festivals, Fun
Cortez/Dolores/Dove Creek/Mancos:
--Montelores Early Childhood Council lun-
cheon meeting, August 3, 11:45a, rm. 110,
Johnson Building, 925 S Broadway, Cortez,
970.749.7017
-Raising Readers Storytime, Cortez Public
Library, 202 N Park St, Cortez, every Thur at
10:30a, songs, stories, crafts & silliness using