Music lovers travel to The Mile High City to attend some of the best concerts and musical events in the state, and many festivals make a tour stop in Denver because the bands and artists adore this city and they know the people here love music. Find a full list of festivals and live music on our Denver 365 event calendar!
Named one of the Top Ten Outdoor Festivals in Colorado by Westword, The UllrGrass Music & Beer Festival in Golden celebrates community, live music, performing arts and craft beer. The three-day festival is named for the Norse God of Winter – Ullr (pronounced ooler), and festival-goers are encouraged to dress in Viking regalia. This year's UllrGrass will launch the grand re-opening of the newly renovated Buffalo Rose event center and will feature Grammy Award-winner and world-renowned mandolin player Sam Bush, The Father of NewGrass, along with a diverse lineup of bluegrass, newgrass, funk and jam band artists.
Steamboat Springs' 7th annual WinterWonderGrass Festival returns to Ski Town, USA. This year's lineup includes Trampled by Turtles, Railroad Earth, The Infamous Stringdusters, The Lil Smokies and many more. While you're in town, enjoy hot springs, fresh powder and true western charm.
Celebrate the history of Denver's Five Points neighborhood at this free annual music festival. Once known as the Harlem of the West, Five Points was home to several jazz clubs and played host to jazz legends like as Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk and more.
The Westword Music Showcase — the largest single-day festival celebrating the Denver music scene — returns to the Golden Triangle for its 25th year. Stay tuned for the 2019 lineup!