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 offers ticketed concerts in its brand new auditorium, featuring talented artists from across the globe!
|7/17||The Lao Tizer Band @ ARTrageous||Jazz|
|8/3||Broadway in the Butte||Show Tunes|
|8/16||Trevor Hall||Folk/ Reggae|
|8/31||Mead Metcalf and Friends||Song/Satire|
|9/1||Trout Steak Revival||Bluegrass|
|9/6||Trace Bundy||Acoustic Guitar|
|6/17||Tenth Mountain Division w/ Floodgate Operators||Bluegrass|
|7/1||Rebirth Brass Band||Brass Band|
|7/22||Stephen Kellogg and the South, West, North, East||Americana, Folk Rock|
|7/29||Reckless Kelly w/ Flatland Cavalry||Country Rock|
|8/5||Cody Canada & the Departed||American rock/alt-country|
|8/12||JoJo Hermann's Slim Wednesday||Piano/ Rock|
|8/19||AJ Fullerton @ CB South||Acoustic Blues|
Crested Butte Music Festival
July 1 – July 31, 2019
The best in symphony, opera, bluegrass, EDM, gypsy jazz
Kids go FREE
Educational programs in multiple genres for all ages
The Crested Butte Music Festival brings 4 weeks of some of the best symphony, opera, bluegrass, chamber music, gypsy jazz and more. The events take place at the Center for the Arts, 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.
|7/1||Paul Haung & Danbi Uml||Chamber|
|7/2||Danbi Um & Amy Yang||Chamber|
|7/3||Paul Huang & Friends||Chamber|
|7/5||Philip Glass - The Photographer||Vocal/ Opera/ Dance|
|7/6||Journey Live||Classical/ Orchestra/ Crossover|
|7/8||Michael Kelly & David Leisner||Vocal/ Chamber Music|
|7/10||Bonnie & the Clydes||Country/ Outdoor Concert|
|7/12||Ricky Ian Gordon - Green Sneakers||Vocal/ Opera|
|7/13||Voxare String Quartet||Chamber Music/ Multimedia|
|7/17||Spinphony||Classical Crossover/ Outdoor Concert|
|7/24||Gypsy Jazz All Stars||Gypsy Jazz/ Outdoor Concert|
|7/25||The Latin American Side of Gypsy Jazz||Gypsy Jazz|
|7/26||The Rhythm Future Quartet||Gypsy Jazz|
|7/27||Tribute to Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli||Gypsy Jazz|
Mt. Crested Butte Summer Concert Series
Sponsored by the Mt. Crested Butte Town Center Community Association, the Live! From Mt. CB Summer Concert Series returns for the summer of 2019 with an exciting lineup of amazing musicians. Join the fun key Wednesday evenings between late June and mid-August for an evening of 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 – 7:30 pm
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. Their hours are from 3pm–2am.
Montanya Rum Distillers hosts family friendly shows from 6-9pm. There is no cover charge and you will only hear original music from some extremely talented artists including many local groups. Their hours are 3:00pm–9:00pm.