Elbert County Historical Society and Museum, Kiowa
This exhibition is the first phase of a three-year project focusing on the Smoky Hill Trail, a 600 mile long wagon road stretching from Atchison, Kansas to Denver, which was opened specifically for the Colorado gold rush of 1859.
Based in Los Angeles, this modern dance company explores the relationship between the human body and the physical world through a mix of everyday movement, ballet, contemporary dance, acrobatics, gymnastics, martial arts and hip-hop.
July 4 - 6
Cherry Creek North, Denver
This Cherry Creek North tradition, now in its 24th year, brings together visual, performance and culinary artists for three days each year during the 4th of July holiday weekend.
The Grammy Award-winning banjo player is joined by string quartet Brooklyn Rider to perform Fleck’s first banjo concerto, “The Impostor Concerto,” along with new works written specifically for banjo and string quartet.
Fourth of July weekend at this mountain music festival includes the Patriotic Brass Performance, featuring members of Boston Brass and other Colorado-based brass musicians, and Bluegrass in Paradise, a mini-festival showcasing five bluegrass artists and bluegrass workshops.
This Colorado Springs tradition continues with classical interpretations of pieces by Irving Berlin, Stevie Wonder and The Beatles, as well as Tchaikovsky’s “1812 Overture” synced to a fireworks display over the park.
Recently on the national program The Takeaway, former CPR journalist Lee Hill shared his experience from his time here. Hill’s story, as well as feedback from our current staff, has led to deep introspection at Colorado Public Radio. These are hard lessons about the harmful effects of white privilege and implicit bias. Read the full statement from our President & CEO.
CPR Classical's 10-week summer festival features a star-studded concert series of today's greatest performers and Colorado's own world-class festivals and musicians. We're providing a front row seat in your own home or your lawn to the best soundtrack for your summer.
The B-Side Summer Music Series is going virtual this year. Indie 102.3 has partnered with MCA Denver to bring you the rooftop performances virtually. Watch every Friday at 7 p.m on Indie 102.3's Facebook page or listen at 9 p.m. each week.