Summers in Crested Butte are warm and stunning, which gives you the perfect excuse to get down to some rockin’ and groovy tunes. These music venues and events will serve up a variety of musical performers showcasing rock, jazz, blues, funk, bluegrass, swing, and more!
Local Venues and Concerts
The Center for the Arts brings talented musicians to perform all summer long. The venue boasts a large dance floor and seating area to soak up tunes from a wide variety of artists, as well as an excellent indoor venue for more a intimate concert setting. Expect everything from classic rock to bluegrass to hip-hop.
|6/11||Magic Dick & Shun Ng||Soul & Funk|
|6/21||Del & Dawg||Country Rock|
|6/30||Pheobe Hunt & The Gatherers||Swing/Jazz|
|7/7||Cleo Parker Robinson||Dance Theater & Ensemble|
|7/9||The Hillbenders||Rock & Roll, Jazz/Funk|
|7/15||Trevor Hall: A Night in the Village||Roots/Folk & Storytelling|
|7/21||New Orleans Suspects||Jazz & Soul|
|7/27||March Fourth||Big Band|
|8/1||Quebe Sisters||American Swing|
|8/25||Sierra Hull||Mandolin & Bluegrass|
|9/24||Dale's Pale Ale Presents: Steep Canyon Rangers||Bluegrass String Band|
Crested Butte Music Festival
June 23 – August 4, 2017
7 weeks of the best in symphony, opera, bluegrass, chamber music & gypsy jazz
Kids go FREE
Educational programs in multiple genres for all ages
The Crested Butte Music Festival brings 7 weeks of some of the best symphony, opera, bluegrass, chamber music, gypsy jazz and more. The events take place in the Mirror Palace located in Mt. Crested Butte, or inside beautiful homes around Crested Butte for an intimate and unique concert setting. There is a wide range of events with exciting themes and artists–check out the schedule here.
Mt. Crested Butte Summer Concert Series
Presented by the Mt. Crested Butte Town Center Community Association The Live from Mt. CB music series will return for the summer of 2017 with an exciting lineup of amazing musicians. Join us Wednesday evenings for free music at the base of Mt. Crested Butte. All shows will take place at the Red Lady Stage in Mt. Crested Butte from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
|6/28||Dirty Dozen Brass Band||Funk, New Orleans Jazz|
|7/5||Marcus King Band||Americana, Funk|
|7/12||Lukas Nelson & Promise of The Real||American Rock|
|7/19||Niki J Crawford||Soul, Funk, R&B|
|7/26||Major and The Monbacks||Soul & Rock|
|8/2||Ghost of Paul Revere||Non-Traditional American Folk|
|8/9||Pato Banton & The Now Generation||Reggae|
Butte 66 is located right on the base area, overlooking Mount Crested Butte. You can expect to see local and out of town artists take stage just as the lifts shut down. shows start at 5:00 and last till 7:00pm. The series starts opening day, November, 25 with Rapidgrass at 3:30. Followed by: 1/30, 2/27, 4/2
The Eldo Brew Pub hosts intimate late night shows. This small venue is located on the 2nd floor story right in the middle of Elk avenue. The bar typically hosts artists on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday during the winter ski season. Hours: 3pm – 2am.