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around these signature events
Concert in the Park Series, 5:30pm - 7:30pm. Frisco, Thursdays June 20 to August 22, Historic Park. Bring your lawn chairs, picnic blanket and enjoy a free concert. Continues every Thursday through August 22
Movies Under the Stars, July 9, 16, 23, 30, August 6, 13. Beaver Creek, Bring the whole family out for a great selection of family movies under the stars at the base of Beaver Creek on the Back Lawn near the Buckaroo Gondola. All movies are complimentary and begin at dusk, approximately 8:30 p.m. Visit www.beavercreek.com for movies details.
32nd Annual Hot Air Balloon Rodeo & 39th Annual Art in the Park, July 13 - 14, 2013, Steamboat Springs. The Hot Air Balloon Rodeo and Art in the Park offer artistry and color both on canvases and in the air making them a staple of Steamboat Springs, Colorado in the summertime.
Winter Park Jazz Festival, July 20-21, Winter Park, Hideaway Park - Dave Koz, Mindi Abair, Gerald Albright, Richard Elliot
Rockygrass, July 26-28, 2013, Lyons. Del McCoury Band, Tim O'Brien, The Kruger Brothers, The Steeldrivers, Kathy Kallick Band, Helen Highwater (featuring David Grier, Mike Compton, Missy Raines & Shad Cobb), Jayme Stone, Front Country, Planet Bluegrass Ranch, Lyons
Colorado Dragon Boat Festival, July 27 - 28, 2013, Denver, Sloan's Lake Park
17th Annual Bluegrass and Beer Festival, August 2 - 4, 2013, Keystone brings the wonders of Appalachia to the Rockies. Down-home cooking, frothy flavors and mountain music are just a piece of the pie.
Boom Days, August 2-4, 2013, Leadville, Boom Days is always the first weekend in August. Festival events span three days of fun, food, and recreational activities for the whole family. There are historic contests of individual mining skill, Annual Gun Show of the Leadville Rod & Gun Club, the Motorcycle Rodeo, the popular Boom Days Parade, and our world-famous 21 mile International Pack Burro Race.
Telluride Jazz Festival, August 2-4 - The Motet, John Scofield, Nigel Hall, Telluride Town Park, Telluride
The Steamboat Wine Festival, August 7-11, 2013, Steamboat Springs, Experience more than 100 food artisans, wineries, breweries, distilleries, epicurean purveyors, and locally-made products at this ultimate food and wine experience. Whether you are a full-fledged foodie or an emerging gourmand, you are sure to find more than one event to whet your appetite.
26th Annual Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest, Aug. 16 - 18 Downtown Fort Collins 970/484-6500. Ft Collins largest community festival. This free weekend showcases over 300 arts, crafts and food booths, a kids carnival, 2 beer gardens and 7 stages of continuous live entertainment with Bohemian Nights music lineup of great musicians. www.downtownfortcollins.com
Colorado State Fair, August 23 - September 2, Pueblo, Colorado State Fairgrounds.Fair Hours - 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Indoor vendors - 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Outdoor Vendors - 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Genuine Jazz & Wine, August 23 - 25, 2013, Copper Mountain, Meet, mingle, get autographs and photos with all of your favorite jazz stars. A stellar line-up of headliner caliber national jazz talent, plus wine tastings, add up to a smooth mountain getaway.
Americana Music and Art Festival, August 23-25, Florence - Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside - You Me & Apollo, The Greencards, The Flumps?, Betse Ellis, The Wolftones, Big Jim Adam & John Stilwagen, Kate Lynn Logan, Moors & McCumber, Lissa Hanner, Out of Nowhere, Grant Sabin, Pioneer Park, Florence
Jazz Aspen Snowmass Labor Day Festival, Aug 30-Sep 1, Snowmass Feat. Jason Mraz, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, Keith Urban, Train, Little Big Town
Longs Peak Scottish Irish Highland Festival, Sept., 5-8, 2013, Estes Park, Fairgrounds at Stanley Park. Enjoy bagpipes & drums, Highland & Irish Dancing, Folk music, jousting, athletic and other competitions at the largest Scottish Festival in the West
18th Annual Breckenridge Oktoberfest, September 13-15, 2013, Breckenridge
Breckenridge meets Munich in the premier Oktoberfest celebration featuring hearty Bavarian cuisine, rich German brews, colorful lederhosen and plenty of toe-tapping, thigh-slapping oompah music. Surrounded by vibrant fall foliage, the weekend-long party kicks off with the prestigious Paulaner Brewmaster's Dinner, followed by a lively party on Main Street, 5K race, keg tapping ceremony and more.
Telluride Blues and Brews Fest, September 13-15, Telluride, The Black Crowes, Jim James, Melissa Etheridge, The Black Crowes, Jim James, Melissa Etheridge, Gary Clark Jr., Mickey Hart Band, John HiattKarl Denson's Tiny Universe, Anders Osborne, Otis Taylor Band, The New Mastersounds, Allen Stone, ZZ Ward, Rebirth Brass band, The Bright Light Social Hour, The Relatives, Selwyn Birchwood Band, Telluride Town Park, Telluride
There's no place in the world better than the Colorado Rocky Mountains in the summer time and that's probably why it's America's top vacation destination. Take a break from hot summer temperatures in your town and enjoy the refreshing crisp mountain air that's sure to revive your senses.
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What's a Colorado vacation without taking in a fair, festival, concert, farmer's market, rodeo, Rockies baseball game or any number of other Colorado events. Something new goes on everyday in Colorado and you can check out our extensive listing of Colorado events to help you figure out what you can do while you're here in Colorado.
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