Crested Butte Summer Music Guide

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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

Crested Butte Center for the Arts

606 6th St. Crested Butte, CO 81224
New Center Grand Opening July 1st

(970) 349-7487

Alpenglow is back! Free summer concerts take place on Monday evenings at 5:30pm. For more info: Click Here

6/28Gun RackElectric Roots Rock
7/5 Brothers of Brass NOLA Brass Band
7/12 Lizzy Plotkin + Natalie Spears Bluegrass
7/19 Easy Jim Grateful Dead Tribute
7/26 MILLK Disco/Funk/Jazz

Crested Butte Music Festival

June 23  - October 1, 2021

The Crested Butte Music Festival brings of some of the best symphony, opera, bluegrass, indie rock, chamber music, gypsy jazz and more. The events take place all around the valley including Gunnison, the CB backcountry, and 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

Mt. Crested Butte's concert series takes place in the ski resort base area on Wednesday evenings. 2021's Schedule is TBD. 

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Public House

202 Elk Avenue, CO 81224

(970) 349-0173WebsiteMap

Public House celebrates local Colorado craft breweries, wineries, and distilleries, seasonally relevant and farm-driven food, generous lodging, and the conviviality of live music. Music usually starts around 8:00 or 9:00pm. Check out their shows here.

Elk Ave Brewing Co (formerly the Eldo)

215 Elk Avenue, Crested Butte, CO 81224
(970) 251-3000Map

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.

Princess Wine Bar

218 Elk Avenue, CO 81224
(970) 349-0210WebsiteMap

The Princess is a fine drinking establishment that serves cocktails, wine, coffee and tea. Best of all, the Princess Wine Bar hosts live music 7 nights a week. Open from 11:00am to 12:00am.