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September 2018

Spanish Peaks International Celtic Music Festival

September 20, 2018 - September 23, 2018

Everything Celtic in Spanish Peaks Country!

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The Spanish Peaks Harp Retreat

September 27, 2018 - September 30, 2018

2018 promises to be an exciting year for the Harp Retreat. Our theme, " ACROSS THE DIVIDE," will feature music and techniques that transcend time and cultures. All attendees will have an opportunity to work with both our instructors, Aine Minogue and Sunita Stanislow, who will share instruction of the advanced beginner-intermediate and intermediate-professional classes. Aine will share her deep knowledge of traditional Celtic music, mythology, and history to bring Irish traditions and tunes across time and help us make…

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December 2018

St. Mary Church Christmas Contata

December 14, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St. Mary Catholic Church, 121 E 7th St
Walsenburg, CO 81089 United States
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The Sangre de Cristo Vocal Arts Ensemble will present their Christmas Contata entitled, "Sing Ye Noel " at St. Mary Church in Walsenburg at 6:00 p.m Friday,  Dec. 14, 2018.   Come and enjoy this community choir bringing beautiful voices together to celebrate the Christmas season!!  Light refreshments to follow in the new hall.

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Tom Munch

December 14, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$18

Tom Munch at La Veta Mercantile. $15 in advance and $18 at the door. I’ve been deeply steeped in Christmas and winter songs since I was born, and have made a lifelong passion of learning and expressing these songs yearly at more venues than I can name. I love these songs! They are unique in that we all share them and know them by heart regardless of background and generation. I’m prepping for a fun and meaningful evening with even…

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La Veta Methodist Church Christmas Contata

December 15, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Veta United Methodist Church, 416 S Main St,
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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The Sangre de Cristo Vocal Arts Ensemble will present their Christmas Contata entitled, "Sing Ye Noel " at the Methodist Church in La Veta at 6 pm Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018.  Come and enjoy this community choir bringing beautiful voices together to celebrate the Christmas season!! Light refreshments to follow downstairs.

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An Afternoon of Christmas and Celtic Music

December 16, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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The Celtic Orphans at La Veta Mercantile. Stories by Jack Yule. Come celebrate the season. This event is FREE.

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Gardner Methodist Church Community Christmas Contata

December 16, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gardner Methodist Church, 25356 CO-69
Gardner, CO 81040 United States
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The Sangre de Cristo Vocal Arts Ensemble will present their Christmas Contata entitled, "Sing Ye Noel " at Gardner Methodist Church at 2:00 p.m on Sunday,  Dec. 16, 2018. Come and enjoy this community choir bringing beautiful voices together to celebrate the Christmas season!! Light refreshments to follow.

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The Cody Sisters at La Veta Mercantile

December 22, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$15

Experience old-time, swing, gypsy jazz, jazz, folk, and modern Bluegrass together in a completely unique sound that stays with their audiences for weeks to come. Their original songs and sound always leave a lasting impression. Not simply a family band by any stretch of the imagination. www.codysistersmusic.com

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February 2019

Open Mic Night at the La Veta Mercantile

February 28, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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Free

Comedy, poetry, singing, acting, or your chance at getting on your soapbox for a few minutes.... reserve your space soon, cuz this is a favorite event. Hosted by Ken Saydak. Contact the Mercantile to reserve your space.

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March 2019

The Rifters

March 1, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$20

Advance Tickets: $15 Day of Show: $20 The Rifters formed in 2002 in the fertile and creative music scene of Taos, New Mexico from members of two popular bands already active in the area. Jim Bradley and Don Richmond of Hired Hands, and Rod Taylor of the Rounders, who had all known one another for years playing in the acoustic dance-oriented Americana music scene of northern New Mexico, decided to join forces to form The Rifters. Putting out more music…

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Tri-City Trio featuring Ken Saydak

March 9, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$20

$15 advance. $20 day of show THIS EVENT WILL BE RECORDED LIVE AT THE MERCANTILE! DO NOT MISS THIS!! Originally from Washington D.C., harmonica player/vocalist Al Chesis has been a perennial presence on the Denver and Colorado blues scene since the 1980s. As founder and bandleader of the highly-awarded Delta Sonics (voted best blues band by the readers of Colorado's premier entertainment magazine, Westword, for six consecutive years), Al has brought his musicianship, showmanship, and humor to both local and…

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Pub Night

March 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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Free

Come get some Pub Grub, and listen to some very talented musicians known as our beloved Celtic Orphans. Enjoy some adult beverages, soda, tea and coffee as well as snackage in a package. Truly incredible artists and it's FREE!!

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HONEyhoUSe

March 29, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$20

“hONEyhoUSe” is a unique acoustic trio combining the talents of three very diverse and seasoned artists into one unexpected powerhouse force. Consisting of award-winning R&B/Gospel soulstress Hillary Smith, earthy Blues/Folk singer-songwriter Yvonne Perea, and sweet-voiced Mandy Buchanan, “hONEyhoUSe” seamlessly melds the lines of musical genres with their original creations embracing blues, soul, folk and Americana into one sweet Honeyhouse of music. Three very different voices with one path…hONEyhoUSe. “These women will blow you away.” — Don Richmond $15 in advance,…

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April 2019

Bill Hearne Trio with Don Richmond

April 3, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$12

Bill Hearne calls it ‘The Road:’ that metaphorical ribbon of honky-tonks, roadhouses, empty whiskey glasses, prison cells and unrequited love lined with signposts and mile markers tattooed with names like Haggard, as in Merle, Williams, as in Hank, Owens, as in Buck, and Lovett, as in Lyle. Being legally blind, Bill has never actually driven The Road himself, but he sings with such authority of the tales he's heard while riding shotgun that you'd never know it. Bill is widely…

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John Fullbright

April 6, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$18 – $20

John Fullbright’s 2012 studio debut, From the Ground Up, received a Grammy nomination for Americana Album of the Year, and later that year he won ASCAP’s Harold Adamson Award for lyric writing. In 2014, John released the critically acclaimed Songs, toured all over America and the UK, and appeared on Late Night with David Letterman. Fullbright possesses a keen ear for memorable melody and a unique approach to harmony, moving through chord progressions far outside the expected confines of traditional…

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Crunch & Munch: Ken Saydak and Tom Munch

April 13, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$18 – $20

What do you get when you cross the mellow, melodious musical mosaic that is Tom Munch with the blues-soaked crunch of Ken Saydak's urban Americana? Come find out! Join us for a slightly sweet, somewhat nutty evening of music, where two of our areas most prolific performers find common ground in the music of America. $18 in advance; $20 at the door

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May 2019

Amy Coffman

May 2, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
La Plaza Inn, 118 W 6th St
Walsenburg, CO 81089 United States
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Amy Coffman

Have songs, will travel "Amy Coffman has a sublte groove that makes you want to put the song on repeat and listern again and again. Her songs are little stories with a backbeat - Well-though, effortlessly crafted, and real. --Celeste Krenz Performing on the patio at La Plaza B&B, May 2nd at 6PM

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David Starr and Eric Stucky

May 5, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$15 – $18

Americana songwriter David Starr released an evocative new album, South and West, in June 2018. The project draws inspiration from the bountiful songwriting community in Nashville, as well as the beautiful backdrop of the Grand Mesa near his home in Cedaredge, Colorado. “David Starr has a voice you will never forget. His music is authentic, his songs are honest, full of emotion and truth,” said John Oates, the producer of Starr’s acclaimed EP titled The Head and Heart. The term…

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Kurt Corsair

May 11, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
La Plaza Inn, 118 W 6th St
Walsenburg, CO 81089 United States
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Kurt Corsair

Kurt Corsair is a career cowboy/rancher. He is a singer-songwriter and writes of his lived experiences on large ranches all over the western u.s. He also writes with a classic country sound as well as real Americana folk. His influences range from Johnny Cash, Johnny Horton, Jim Reeves, Don Williams and Waylon Jennings to name a few. And to not leave out the great cowboy singers and songwriters like Marty Robbins, Don Edwards, and Ian Tyson. He lives off the…

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Izzy Heltai

May 17, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
La Plaza Inn, 118 W 6th St
Walsenburg, CO 81089 United States
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Izzy Heltai

Izzy Heltai is an indie-folk singer-songwriter who puts a unique twist on traditional story-telling. Through songs that draw from personal stories to address broader universal truths, Izzy connects deeply with his listeners. Izzy’s latest release, Only Yesterday (April 2019) draws inspiration from the natural beauty of his native Western Massachusetts, his lived experiences, and stories from his community. “Izzy's simple and often nomadic life is deeply reflected in his music. An unusual power and constant movement dominate his storytelling.” -The…

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Jess Wayne

May 24, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Plaza Inn, 118 W 6th St
Walsenburg, CO 81089 United States
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Jess Wane

Jess Wayne is a Los Angeles area musician, singer-songwriter, poet and writer. His music is a fusion of “Modern Folk, Blues, easy Jazz and a dash of Americana” with “wisdom and honesty.” Imagine a mellow Neil Young playing with a peaceful Van Morrison backed by Sting’s jazz band. Ultimately, a soul to soul, heart to heart conversation - spiritual, thoughtful, philosophical, life embracing. The journey has been a very long ride. Flashback to the 60's when young Jess (aka Douglas…

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Kurt Corsair

May 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
La Plaza Inn, 118 W 6th St
Walsenburg, CO 81089 United States
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Kurt Corsair

Kurt Corsair is a career cowboy/rancher. He is a singer-songwriter and writes of his lived experiences on large ranches all over the western u.s. He also writes with a classic country sound as well as real Americana folk. His influences range from Johnny Cash, Johnny Horton, Jim Reeves, Don Williams and Waylon Jennings to name a few. And to not leave out the great cowboy singers and songwriters like Marty Robbins, Don Edwards, and Ian Tyson. He lives off the…

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Pint & a Half

May 25, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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Rooted in Salida, CO and Truth or Consequences, NM, and led by songwriter Duke Sheppard (guitar, vocals, harmonica) and Tami Sheppard (vocals, percussion), Pint & a Half’s music rings out with memorable melodies, expansive vocal harmonies and lingering rhythms that celebrate the colorful tradition of folk, blues and country music and expand the group’s larger-than-life sound. Pint & A Half’s sizzling chemistry and talent for personal storytelling simmers during their energetic performances. CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS

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High Mountain Duet

May 25, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Daily Perks on 5th Coffee Bar, 110 East 5th St.
Walsenburg, CO 81089 United States
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High Mountain Duet

A heartfelt folk duet composed of James Galloway and Samantha Hemmann from Manitou Springs Colorado, playing original and traditional folk music paired with classic duets and soft harmonies.

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June 2019

Jaquie Gipson

June 1, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Deerprint Wine Bar, 106 E Francisco St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$12
Jaquie Gipson

Local Trinidad talent, Gipson incorporates melodic two hand tapping and percussion techniques into traditional fingerstyle playing- a style often referred to as "Touche Guitar" and it is truly a sight to behold!.   CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS

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The Cody Sisters, Colorado Bluegrass

June 1, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$12 – $15
Cody Sisters

Their music falls from the clouds like soft warm rain and in an instant thunders down like a Colorado storm. Audiences are left emotional, inspired, and exhilarated all at the same time. The soft sister harmonies remind the crowd of a simpler, slower time. As the show builds, the award-winning sound of their guitars, mandolins, banjos, and bass will fill the hall such that the audience is swimming in a roaring river of perfect sound. These are just three musicians,…

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The Mitguards

June 7, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Deerprint Wine Bar, 106 E Francisco St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$10
The Mitguards

The Mitguards’ musical style, a hybrid of American roots music that includes folk, country and swing, makes their sound powerful and distinct. Based in Colorado Springs, the band consists of Chris Mitguard on acoustic guitar, harmonica and vocals and Deb Mitguard on mandolin, accordion and vocals. Learn more here   CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS

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Shelley Morningsong

June 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$18 – $20
Shelly Morningsong

With an alto voice that pulls from the depths of her cowboy boots and songs with lyrics that cut to the heart, Morningsong will appeal to those who enjoy the music of Buffy Sainte-Marie and Bonnie Raitt. Morningsong has played guitar since she was a youngster when she also learned to play the classical flute. Since then she’s mastered the Native flute, on which she performs skillful, heartfelt instrumentals on some of her compositions. Shelley Morningsong has been featured in…

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Eryn Bent

June 8, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Daily Perks on 5th Coffee Bar, 110 East 5th St.
Walsenburg, CO 81089 United States
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Eryn Bent

Singer-songwriter Eryn Bent has been enchanting audiences since age 14, with her powerhouse vocals and honest, gritty songwriting. Born and raised in Montana, Eryn has deep, Western roots that shine through her Americana, folk-style songwriting. She has played all over the West coast, forever planting her musical magic in the hearts of those who listen to her. Eryn is a trained vocalist with years of private training under her belt, which gives her the incredible range and ability to showcase…

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The River Arkansas

June 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Deerprint Wine Bar, 106 E Francisco St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$20
The River Arkansas

Mike Clark is a Colorado native living on the banks of the Arkansas River in Pueblo. In the winter of 2014, he penned a collection of songs about heartbreak, love, and escaping the clutches of day-to-day society. The following spring, Clark decided to make that collection into a record.  By good fortune Macon Terry, a bass player and former member of the band Paper Bird, happened to be in the neighborhood the day the studio was booked for recording. Though…

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The Booze, Bars, and Guitars II Tour

June 9, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Daily Perks on 5th Coffee Bar, 110 East 5th St.
Walsenburg, CO 81089 United States
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Sprout The Anti-Hero and Dusty Grant are running it back this summer for the Booze, Bars & Guitars II tour. This year the guys will be hitting Colorado, Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas each supporting their debut solo EPs. Sprout the Anti-Hero - Parker, CO - www.sprouttheantihero.com Sprout recently released his first solo project single entitled "Forward" via Mugen Music and management & Sony/Orchard distribution. Sprout is currently back on the road touring the Midwest preforming with Dusty Grant on the…

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Joe Johnson

June 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Deerprint Wine Bar, 106 E Francisco St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$10
Joe Johnson

Mississippi raised, Manitou Springs recording artist, Joe Johnson, combines an unforgettable voice with an uncanny capacity for writing beautiful and moving songs. His south Mississippi drawl and keen intellect deliver authentic stories and music full of soul and spirit. "New West Sound" mixes saloon country and bluegrass gospel with dirty blues rock and lonesome ballads, all while maintaining a steady thread of lyricism and storytelling. CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS

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Bob Livingston

June 15, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$15 – $18

Singer-songwriter BOB LIVINGSTON has never been a traditional Texas country musician living the honky-tonk life even though he's spent more than his share of time on the roadhouse circuit with some of the most colorful and rambunctious musicians in Texas. As a member of Austin’s legendary Lost Gonzo Band, Livingston toured and recorded with such musical visionaries as Jerry Jeff Walker, Michael Martin Murphey, Ray Wylie Hubbard and many more. Livingston played an integral role in helping to create the…

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Sonic Bloom Festival

June 20, 2019 - June 23, 2019
Hummingbird Ranch, 732 Co Rd 653, Rye, CO 81069
Rye, CO United States
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$40 – $444

Gardner’s Hummingbird Ranch is home to the Sonic Bloom Festival, one of the longest-running music festivals in Colorado and a mecca for electronic and jam band fans alike. Each June, Spanish Peaks Country lights up with high-profile musical acts and a long list of activities, including yoga classes, workshops, and live painting performances. Unique and interactive art installations are also common throughout the festival grounds as are fire spinners, dancers, and flow artists accompanying most performances. Food and artist vendors…

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Fir Amphitheater Series: Jim Curry

June 22, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
$49

TRIBUTE TO THE MUSIC OF JOHN DENVER STARRING JIM CURRY Jim Curry began his music career writing and performing the opening song, “The Time of Your Life,” for his senior play. The song was then voted to be the 1975 class song and Jim was awarded a Rotary Scholarship to study music in college. Even at this early stage in his life Jim’s natural voice resembled that of singer/songwriter John Denver. Embracing the similarities, Jim continued to sing and specialize…

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Anita Cochran

June 22, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$30 – $40
Anita Cochran

Anita Cochran is an American Country Music and Country Music Awards nominated country music singer, songwriter, guitarist, and record producer. Signed to Warner Bros. Records in 1997, she made her debut on the U.S. country charts that year with the release of her first album Back to You. It produced the hit single "What If I Said," a duet with country music artist Steve Wariner. The song won "Best Vocal Collaboration" at the TNN/Music City News People's Choice Awards. Cochran…

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Carvin Jones Band

June 27, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fox Theatre, 715 Main St,
Walsenburg, Colorado 81089
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Carvin Jones

The Carvin Jones Band has launched their 2019 American Tour and world-renowned blues-rock icon Carvin Jones is coming to Walsenburg! Carvin was voted one of the 50 Greatest Blues Guitarists of all time by Guitarist Magazine! "Carvin Jones is a young cat out of Phoenix who I think is the next up-and-coming blues player" -Eric Clapton Carvin has received accolades from the likes of BB King, Buddy Guy and has opened shows for Carlos Santana, Jeff Beck, Gary Moore, John…

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Susan Gibson

June 28, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Deerprint Wine Bar, 106 E Francisco St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$15
Susan Gibson

CMA award winning singer/ songwriter Susan Gibson returns to La Veta! Susan is a respected performer and writer with one of the top-selling country songs of all time under her belt - she wrote "Wide Open Spaces" the song the Dixie Chicks covered on their Grammy award winning album of the same name. Susan tours year-round at a variety of festivals, listening rooms, and house concert venues performing from her nationally released albums. She was inducted into the West Texas…

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Fir Amphitheater Series: Michael Martin Murphey

June 29, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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$69

MURPHEY PERFORMS AT OUR CONCERT SERIES FOR A RECORD 13TH TIME! A veteran of our Summer Concert Series, we’re thrilled to welcome Michael Martin Murphey back to center stage at Fir. He’s got over 35 albums under his authentic cowboy belt and his songs have been recorded by everyone from Kenny Rogers to The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. We’re honored to provide him with a stage to share his legendary voice and his real cowboy attitude. Departs Alamosa at 10:00…

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Life is a Cabaret. Cuchara Mountain Park Fundraiser

June 29, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$25

The show will feature a Beatles Medley (with Audience Sing-along), light jazz, Broadway, operetta, comedy, and more! Music by The Andy Hackbarth Band, Corrie Donovan, soprano Jennifer Carr, pianist, and other special guests. This year Andy is bringing his whole band down from Denver to entertain us! The Andy Hackbarth Band is composed of 5 musicians - Guitarists, String Bass, Violinist, and Drummer who have been playing and touring together with Andy for several years. Andy will thrill us with…

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Life is a Cabaret: Cuchara Mountain Park Fundraiser

June 29, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$25 – $50
Life is a Cabaret

The show will feature a Beatles Medley (with Audience Sing-along), light jazz, Broadway, operetta, comedy, and more! Music by The Andy Hackbarth Band, Corrie Donovan, soprano Jennifer Carr, pianist, and other special guests. This year Andy is bringing his whole band down from Denver to entertain us! The Andy Hackbarth Band is composed of 5 musicians - Guitarists, String Bass, Violinist, and Drummer who have been playing and touring together with Andy for several years. Andy will thrill us with…

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July 2019

Texas Rex & Darrin Kobetich

July 3, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Deerprint Wine Bar, 106 E Francisco St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$12
Boxcar Bandits

Two members of our favorite "Skunk Grass" band, Boxcar Bandits, will be performing new solo and collaborative material. Between these two we will be entertained with Bluegrass, Swing, Country, Eastern, and Rock CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS

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Fir Amphitheater Series: Judy Collins & Chatham County Line

July 6, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
$79

Judy Collins has inspired audiences with sublime vocals, boldly vulnerable songwriting, personal life triumphs, and a firm commitment to social activism. In the 1960s, she evoked both the idealism and steely determination of a generation united against social and environmental injustices. Five decades later, her luminescent presence shines brightly as new generations bask in the glow of her iconic 50-album body of work, and heed inspiration from her spiritual discipline to thrive in the music industry for half a century.…

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Fir Amphitheater Series: Pure Prairie League

July 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
$49

A RETURN TO THEIR ROOTS Pure Prairie League’s rich history goes back to 1969 in the Southern Ohio area where a group of young musicians initially played cover tunes at local bars. They’ve been reunited to treat us to music that sounds as good today as it did when they first performed, PPL is touring and enjoying every minute of it and playing true to its original form. “People come to hear the music the way it was played back…

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Whiskey Autumn

July 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Deerprint Wine Bar, 106 E Francisco St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$12
Whiskey Autmn

Combining jangly surf guitars with psychedelic synths and hip hop beats, Whiskey Autumn blends genre lines to create what can best be described as a surf dream pop sonic utopia. The band's new album, Modern Doubt, is scheduled for release on April 12, 2019. The lead single, "Birds That Flew," was described by 303 Magazine as “... jamming out where your parents don’t know about. This music means to elicit a response, to make the listener feel funky and strange…

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Moors And McCumber

July 13, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
La Veta Mercantile, 300 S Main St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$18

Ten years ago, two gifted musicians met and found what they hadn’t known they were looking for: an incredible duo. Ever since, Moors and McCumber have been cultivating the roots of their musical influences in songs that delve into love and life through haunting lyrics, soaring harmonies, and dazzling instrumentals. A modern-day version of Simon & Garfunkel or Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young. $18 in advance, $20 day of show *This concert is a fundraiser for the Spanish Peaks International…

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Jackson Emmer

July 19, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Deerprint Wine Bar, 106 E Francisco St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$15
Jackson Emmer

“Americana songwriters are a dime a dozen these days, but few are writing songs like Jackson Emmer.” – Rolling Stone He can’t help it. Songs keep Jackson Emmer up at night. Born with an unrelenting creative spark, Emmer has quietly built his reputation as a songwriter’s songwriter on the outskirts of country music. His work blends humor with heartache, and tradition with exploration. Emmer’s whiskey-smooth, conversational singing style is as distinct as his writing. He often croons at a whisper, drawing…

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Ken Saydak & Lucious Spiller

July 20, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuchara Mountain Park, 946 Panadero Ave.
Cuchara, CO 81055 United States
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$20

Since 2001, my husband and I have hosted many house concerts with many guests such as Keith Sykes, Susan Gisbon, Ray Wylie Hubbard, John Inmon, Jed (Zimmerman) & Kelley (Mickwee), Kevin and Dustin Welch, The Trishas, Rodney Brannigan, Larry Joe Taylor and band, Davin James, Chuck Pyle, Michael Hearne & South by Southwest to name just a few. We've always had a passion for live music and the live music scene in Huerfano County has been gaining momentum for the…

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Jed Zimmerman & Jimmy Davis

July 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Deerprint Wine Bar, 106 E Francisco St
La Veta, CO 81055 United States
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$15
Jed & Jimmy

Memphis' favorite sons and popular traveling troubadours are stopping in La Veta for an evening of swapping songs, story telling, a few beers while having a down-home good time. Originally from Memphis, TN, it was here Jed began playing music and found his mentor, Keith Sykes. For a number of years, Zimmerman and Kelley Mickwee played music and toured together. Sykes was instrumental in recording their music, and the two released three records while they were the duo, Jed and…

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