There are music festivals in Colorado for everyone that cover all genres from rock to EDM and everything in between. Colorado’s no slouch when comes to great things to see and do. It’s the home of the Rocky Mountains, skiing in Aspen – and banging music festivals.
Traditional bluegrass is the norm in this neck of the woods, but you’ll find plenty of other sounds to soothe your soul on the Colorado music scene.
Catch these top events for your listening pleasure.
We hope this list of music festivals in Colorado helps you find the festival experience you are looking for. We are always adding to this list of festivals so be sure to check back from time to time. If there is a music festival we have missed, be sure to send us an email and we will get it added to the list.
ARISE Music Festival
It’s all about positivity and joy a the ARISE Music Festival near Denver every year in August. An organic ranch in the Colorado Rocky Mountain Valley sets the scene for an amazing three nights of music, art, camping, yoga, and much more.
You can expect a healthy blend of electronica, jam, funk, reggae, bluegrass, and rock.
ARISE is alive with a companionable festive atmosphere and plenty of opportunities for self-expression.
This four-day camping festival at Hummingbird Ranch near Denver is an action-packed experience filled with opportunities for dance, performance, and art. It’s the ideal place to channel your creativity and get inspired and energized.
Sonic Bloom‘s centered on electronic music and always boasts an impressive line up of refreshing acts. This elite occasion boasts yoga, workshops, immersive zones, and interactive art.
Die-hard fans can also sign up for a 4-day precursor to the event, where you’ll learn how to make the most of the experience.
The RIDE Festival in July is the place to be for good old rock ‘n roll jams and kid-friendly festival programming, and fantastic late-night music offerings.
Towering mountains, gushing rivers, dazzling waterfalls, and glorious views form the backdrop to the unforgettable experiences on offer at RIDE.
Hosted in magical Telluride, the RIDE festival places patrons at the heart of Colorado’s best activities. Come for the festival, and stay on to take advantage of hot-spring-soaking, river-rafting, mountain biking, and hiking.
Global Dance Festival
If you love EDM, make your way to the Bronco’s stadium next July where the Global Dance Festival sets the night alight with five stages full of talent.
Trap, bass, house, and techno music are on the cards when you visit one of Colorado’s largest summer gatherings of like-minded revelers. Fans attribute the overwhelming success of GDF to its old-school nostalgic vibe and collection of the best DJ’s around.
We have compiled this comprehensive list of music festivals in Colorado , if there are any that we’ve missed that you would like us to add please contact us.