National Parks in Colorado

National parks, National Monuments,  Historic Trails and Historic Sites in Colorado
Free entry days to National parks in 2018
April 21-29: National Park Week
September 22: National Public Lands Day
November 11: Veterans Day
 

Colorado Summer Festival and Concert GuideThe 2018 Colorado summer festivals, concerts, events and things to do guide is packed with everything you need to keep your summer filled with adventure, sun and family outings. Colorado hosts more fun than any other place in the world and this guide proves it every day. Colorado's is loaded with signature summer events and even more that you may not know. One thing is for sure, Colorado knows how to throw a party and everyone is invited. This information is updated daily, so check back often.

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> Top Venue Red Rocks Summer 2018 - X Ambassadors, Twiddle / Stick Figure with The Hip Abduction, Phil Lesh & The Terrapin Family Band,  Leftover Salmon, Primus and Mastodon, The Purple Xperience, Global Dub Festival ft. Ganja White Night / Zomboy, Modest Mouse, Khalid, Elephant Revival with Blind Pilot, Phantogram / Tycho, The Decemberists – Whitney, Louis the Child & Big Wild, The Devil Makes Three with The Wood Brothers and Murder By Death, Emancipator Ensemble, The Disco Biscuits, Haim with Maggie Rogers – Lizzo, Michael Franti & Spearhead - Xavier Rudd - Victoira CanAL, marshmello, Brit Floyd, Lettuce & The Floozies, Big Head Todd and the Monsters, John Butler Trio, Turnpike Troubadours with Randy Rogers Band - Old 97's - Charley Crockett, Barenaked Ladies - KT Tunstall - Better Than Ezra, Kaleo - Anderson East, Chromeo / The Glitch Mob, The Avett Brothers, The Motet - Boom Box, Zeds Dead, Umphrey's McGee, Dark Star Orchestra with Keller Williams, moe., Sylvan Esso, String Cheese Incident, Beats Antique | The Polish Ambassador & The Diplomatic Scandal, Tedeschi Trucks Band - Drive-By-Truckers, Frank Turner & The Sleeping Soul with Lucero, Steve Martin - Martin Short, Portugal the Man, Brandi Carlile, Railroad Earth – Fruition, Joe Russo's Almost Dead, Niall Horan & Maren Morris, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, David Byrne, Shakey Graves - Jose Gonzalez & The Brite Lites, Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Trapfest featuring NGHTMRE and Slander, Punch Brothers & Gillian Welch, Greensky Bluegrass, Sluggtopia 2 featuring Snails, Brandie Carlile, Rezz, Mac DeMarco, Flosstradamus with Kayzo | Five Finger Death Punch with Of Mice & Men | Ryan Adams With First Aid Kit | Griz | Joe Bonamassa | Seal with the Colorado Symphony and special guest Corinne Bailey Rae | Trampled by Turtles | Sarah McLachlan with the Colorado Symphony | Yonder Mountain String Band - The Infamous Stringdusters - Earls of Leicester - Horseshoes & Hand Grenades | Illenium | Gregory Alan Isakov with Patty Griffin | Post Malone - 21 Savage - SOB X RBE | DISPATCH with Nahko and Medicine for the People & Raye Zaragoza | Blues Traveler | Imagine Dragons - Grace VanderWaa | Jackson Browne | Father John Misty with TV on the Radio | Kygo | $uicideBoy$ | Tchami x Malaa NO REDEMPTION | Ray LaMontagne - Neko Case | Lyle Lovett and His Large Band | Lake Street Dive | The Revivalists | Big Gigantic |  Dirty Heads - Third Day - Paramore - Foster The People - Gary Clark Jr - Rascal Flatts w/ Trent Harmon - Beck - Excision with special guests: SKisM b2b Trampa - Barely Alive b2b PhaseOne b2b Virtual Roit - Dion Timmer - Subtronics - Wooli. See show dates, directions, nearby lodging and ticket info for Red Rocks Amphitheatre

> Top Venue Fiddler's Green Summer 2018 Sabroso Craft Beer Taco & Music Festival: Unwritten Law - Street Dogs - Pennywise - Los Kung Fu Monkeys - LIT - The Offspring |  Poison Nuthin' But A Good Time 2018 Tour with Cheap Trick and Pop Evil | James Taylor & His All-Star Band with special guest Bonnie Raitt & Her Band | Paul Simon | Sugarland w/ Brandy Clark and Clare Bowen | Keith Urban - Kelsea Ballerini | Weezer with Pixies | Lost 80's Live + Wang Chung - Naked Eyes - A Flock Of Seagulls - Dramarama - Men Without Hats - Missing Persons - Farrington And Mann Original When In Rome UK – Animotion | Dave Matthews Band | Summer Song with Jeremy Camp - Phil Wickham - Tenth Avenue North - Britt Nicole and Tauren Wells, Styx - Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - Tesla | I Love The 90s Tour: Vanilla Ice - Salt N Pepa w/ DJ Spinderella - Montell Jordan - Rob Base - Biz Markie - DJ Kool | Summer Song Festival | Colorado Symphony Orchestra: Family Friendly Fourth of July | Slayer - Testament - Napalm Death - Anthrax - Lamb Of God . See show dates, directions, nearby lodging and ticket info for Fiddler's Green Amphiteathre

> Top Venue Coors Field Summer 2018- The Eagles with Jimmy Buffett & The Coral Reefer Band, Def Leppard with Journey, Colorado Rockies Baseball  See show dates, directions, nearby lodging and ticket info for Coors Field

> Top Venue Mile High Stadium Summer 2018- Taylor Swift, Kenny Chesney - Old Dominion - Thomas Rhett - Brandon Lay, Luke Bryan & Sam Hunt | Global Dance Festival See show dates, directions, nearby lodging and ticket info for Mile High Stadium

> Top Venues Not in Denver - Telluride Town Park  (Telluride) -  Gerald R Ford Amphitheatre (Vail) - Dillon Amphitheatre (Dillon) - Frisco Historic Town Park (Frisco)  Rio Grande Scenic Railroad (Alamosa County) Royal Gorge Bridge And Park (Canon City Royal Gorge) - Boulder Central Park (Boulder County) - Copper Mountain (Summit County) - Chautauqua Auditorium (Boulder County)  - Hideaway Park (Winter Park) - Howelsen Hill  (Steamboat Springs)

> Top Events Summer Festivals Summer 2018- Telluride Blues Festival, Summerfest on the Rio | Cover Rock Festival: Tributes to: Simon & Garfunkel's Concert At Central Park, Bruce Springsteen, The Doors, Tom Petty, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Aerosmith, The Allman Brothers, The Eagles | Beat the Heat BBQ, Brews & Chili | Rocky Mountain Folks Festival | NedFest: Electric Hot Tuna with Steve Kimock - Jorma Acoustic | Boulder Creek Festival | Mike The Headless Chicken Festival | Folk n' Bluegrass Festival | Palisade Bluegrass & Roots Music Festival: Wood & Wire, Rapidgrass, Trout Steak Revival,  Della Mae, Head For The Hills, Fruition, Junior Brown | Denver Pridefest | Ride Festival: THE STRING CHEESE INCIDENT (2 NIGHTS) Sheryl Crow - Grace Potter - Joe Russo's Almost Dead - The Dirty Knobs w Mike Campbell - Chris Robinson Brotherhood - ZZ Ward | Arise Music Festival: Slightly Stoopid - Thievery Corporation, Trevor Hall, Pepper | JAS Labor Day Experience: Zac Brown Band, Lionel Richie, Fitz and The Tantrums, Michael Franti, Gary Clark Jr | Palisade Bluegrass & Roots Music Festival featuring Wood & Wire, Rapidgrass, Trout Steak Revival, Trampled by Turtles, Griz | Five Points Jazz Festival | Parker Days Festival: Trace Adkins | Telluride Bluegrass Festival: Greensky Bluegrass,  Leftover Salmon,  Sturgill Simpson | Telluride Jazz Festival | Telluride Blues & Brews Festival | Boulder Creek Festival: Pete Kartsounes Band - DeadPhish Orchestra - Float Like A Buffalo – Cosmopolitics | Estes Park Mountain Music Festival | Global Dance Festival |Chocolate Festival | Village Uncorked! Wine,  Art and Cheese Festival | 17th Annual Festival of the Brewpubs featuring Mojomam | Beanstalk Music & Mountains Festival  Sonic Bloom Festival: Shpongle - Keys N Krates - Nightmares on Wax. See dates, venues, directions, and ticket info about these top Colorado summer festivals

> Top Events Outdoor Markets Summer 2018Urban Market, Boulder Market, June Jubilee in Colorado Springs, 16th Street Fair, Garden of the Arts in Manitou Springs, Urban Home Show, Boulder Market - Grateful Dead Party, Mile High Global Bazaar, Art in the Square in Fort Collins, Boulder Market - Bark in the Park, Handmade in Colorado Expo in Estes Park, Grand Lake Art Fest, Handmade in Colorado Expo in Denver, Handmade in Colorado Expo in Boulder. See venues, dates, directions and nearby lodging.

> Top Events Sports Summer 2018- Colorado Rockies Baseball - Colorado Springs Sky Sox BaseballMotorsports - Run - Bike - Rodeos - Fishing - Golf - Roller Derby - Skateboarding - Soccer - Water (Kayak-Raft-Sail) - Air Shows - Mountain Sports, Mountain Bike

> Top Events Colorado Rodeos Summer 2018 - Durango, Winter Park, Denver, Snowmass, Steamboat Springs. See venues. dates, directions and nearby lodging for Colorado Rodeos

> Top Events Holidays Summer 2018Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day

> Top Events Colorado River Festivals Boats, Bands, and Brews | CKS Paddlefest | 38th Annual Yampa River Festival | Animas River Days | Dolores River Festival | Lyons Outdoor Games | GoPro Mountain Games | FibArk | 10th Annual Royal Gorge Whitewater Festival | South Platte RiverFest | 11th annual Ridgway RiverFest | GoreFest 2018

> Top Events Outdoor Movies and Drive-Ins - From border to border and peak to peak here's where to catch a flick outdoors this summer in Colorado

> Top Events Fairs & Carnivals From border to border and peak to peak here's where to catch the best fairs and carnivals in Colorado.

> Top Events All Summer Concerts by Month May Concerts | June Concerts | July Concerts | August Concerts

See concerts, events and festivals by area:
Alamosa County - Denver - Winter Park - Crested Butte - Copper Mountain  -  Summit County - Castle Rock - Arapahoe Basin - Aspen - Beaver Creek - Boulder County - Breckenridge - Chaffee County – (Monarch, Buena Vista, Salida) - Canon City - Royal Gorge - Carbondale - Castle Rock - Central City - Black Hawk - Colorado Springs - Cortez - Creede - Crestone - Cripple Creek - Delta County - Denver - Dillon - Durango - Eagle – Englewood -  Estes Park – Evergreen - Fort Collins - Fort Morgan - Frisco - Fruita - Glenwood Springs - Golden - Granby  - Grand Junction - Grand Lake - Greeley - Gunnison - Crested Butte - Idaho Springs - Johnstown  - Keystone - La Junta - Lafayette  - Lake City - Lamar  - LeadvilleLone Tree - Loveland - Loveland Ski Area - Montrose - Morrison  - Ouray County  - Pagosa Springs - Pueblo - Rifle - Silverton - Snowmass - Steamboat Springs  - Summit County  - Telluride - Trinidad - Vail - Woodland Park

Also see:

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Events this week in Colorado

Week of July 16, 2018

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Jul 20
July 20, 2018 To July 22, 2018

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Name
Duration
Venue
Location
Tickets
AMERICA'S MUSICAL JOURNEY
Feb 16 - Dec 31
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Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit
Mar 16 - Sep 03
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Friday Night Bazaar Friday Nights
Jun 01 - Sep 14
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Stanley Marketplace Farmers Market Fridays
Jun 01 - Aug 31
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Old Colorado City Farmer's Market Saturday
Jun 02 - Oct 27
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Young Artists at Work Summer Camps
Jun 04 - Jul 27
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Estes Park Farmers Market Thursday
Jun 07 - Sep 27
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Dillon Farmers Market Fridays
Jun 08 - Sep 14
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Steamboat Farmers Market Saturdays
Jun 09 - Sep 15
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Downtown Farmers Market Wednesdays
Jun 13 - Aug 29
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A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder
Jun 15 - Aug 23
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Monty Python's Spamalot
Jun 16 - Jul 21
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Stapleton Farmers Market Sunday
Jun 17 - Oct 14
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Vail Farmers' Market and Art Show Sundays
Jun 17 - Oct 07
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Downtown Farmers Market Thursdays
Jun 21 - Sep 13
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Bravo! Vail Music Festival
Jun 21 - Aug 02
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Buffalo Lodge Local Market Fridays
Jun 22 - Sep 07
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Off the Hook Arts SummerFest 2018: MISSION EARTH -- Climate Change and the Arts
Jun 24 - Jul 20
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The Full Monty
Jun 29 - Aug 25
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Vail Jazz @ The Market Sundays
Jul 01 - Aug 26
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Vail Jazz @ The Remedy
Jul 01 - Aug 26
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Jammin' Jazz Kids
Jul 08-29
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Powerade Pinnacle gO Ride Series every Wednesday
Jul 11-25
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Into the Woods
Jul 12 - Aug 05
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Sex Tips For Straight Women From A Gay Man
Jul 12 - Aug 04
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Pueblo County Fair
Jul 13-22
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El Paso County Fair
Jul 14-21
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Cheyenne County Fair & Rodeo
Jul 14-21
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San Miguel Basin Fair
Jul 14-21
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Park County Fair
Jul 18-22
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Telluride Americana Music Festival & Songwriters Showcase
Jul 18-21
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Telluride Americana Music Festival: Jimmie Dale Gilmore & Dave Alvin - Chris Smither - Ruth Moody - Carolyn Wonderland - Sean McConnell
Jul 18-21
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Chaffee County Fair and Rodeo
Jul 19-29
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Telluride Yoga Festival
Jul 19-22
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Vail Lacrosse Tournament
Jul 19-20
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21st Annual Festival in the Clouds
Jul 20-22
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The Stone Foxes
Jul 20
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8th Annual 2018 Strider Cup World Championship
Jul 20-21
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Lousiville Street Faire: Gasoline Lollipops
Jul 20
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"John Denver-The Tribute" with the John Adams Band and the nature photography of John Fielder
Jul 20
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Michael McDonald
Jul 20
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Gemini Syndrome
Jul 20
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Louis Colaiannia
Jul 20
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Sotomayor
Jul 20
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The Roots
Jul 20
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Vail Jazz at Riverwalk: Joe Smith + the Spicey Pickles
Jul 20
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Grayson Capps
Jul 20
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Leonard Curry Trio
Jul 20
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Terry Rickard
Jul 20
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Captain of the Boat
Jul 20
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Django Festival All-Stars
Jul 20
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Liver Down the River
Jul 20
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Steamboat Springs Pro Rodeo
Jul 20-21
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Bravo! Vail Music Festival | New York Philharmonic - Tovey Conducts Bernstein on Broadway
Jul 20
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Native American Living History Cultural Immersion Experience
Jul 20-23
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Funk You
Jul 20
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Alma Festival In The Clouds
Jul 21-22
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Mandy Harvey - The Spin Doctors
Jul 21
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Coco
Jul 21
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Django Festival All-Stars
Jul 21
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XTERRA World Championship Triathlon Trail Run
Jul 21-22
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Grayson Capps
Jul 21
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Will Kimbrough
Jul 21
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Pearl Street Arts Fest
Jul 21-22
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BMF & NRO Joint Concert
Jul 21
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Summer Splash Prairie Dog Half 10K, 5K
Jul 21
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Salida Fine Arts and Music Festival
Jul 21-22
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Springs Beer Fest
Jul 21
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Tails, Tunes & Tastes
Jul 21
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Venetian Village Walk
Jul 21
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28th Annual Do At The Zoo
Jul 21
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Castlecomer
Jul 21
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Dent May
Jul 21
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Electric Vehicle Showcase at Ecotech Institute
Jul 21
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Hobo Johnson & the Lovemakers
Jul 21
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In The Whale with Citra - Hellgrammites
Jul 21
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Jacob Sartorius
Jul 21
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She Stone Foxes
Jul 21
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Stapleton Beer Festival: Chris Daniels Band
Jul 21
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The grand opening of Wings Over the Rockies' Boeing Blue Sky Aviation Gallery
Jul 21-22
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The King of Pop Resurrected: A Theatrical Michael Jackson Experience
Jul 21
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Dolores County Jr Rodeo
Jul 21
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SnowyGrass Music Festival in Estes Park
Jul 21
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Summer Series - TBA
Jul 21
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39th Annual Summerfest
Jul 21-22
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Coyote Creek Golf Course game to benefit Madelene Cares
Jul 21
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Sunny Half Marathon
Jul 21
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MoTLEY 2 (Motley Crue TRIBUTE)
Jul 21
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The Bob Cook Memorial Mt. Evans Hill Climb
Jul 21
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Colorado Renaissance Festival
Jul 21-22
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Jul 21
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Haydn and His Students
Jul 21
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JJ Grey & Mofro
Jul 21
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Hardrock Hundred Endurance Run
Jul 21
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Shakespeare in the Park | Pericles
Jul 21-29
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Bravo! Vail Music Festival | New York Philharmonic - Spirit of Bernstein: Chichester Psalms
Jul 21
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High Country Stampede Rodeo
Jul 21
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Breckenridge Sunday Market
Jul 22
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Dylan Streight
Jul 22
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Jenny and the Mexicats
Jul 22
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Mistura Fina Band
Jul 22
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The Sammy Mayfield Blues Band
Jul 22
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Swashbuckling Doctors
Jul 22
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Bravo! Vail Music Festival | New York Philharmonic - Mendelssohn & Saint-Saens
Jul 22
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Week of July 16, 2018

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