The Best Concerts in Denver This Weekend

Phish returns to Dick's Sporting Goods Park this weekend.
Phish returns to Dick's Sporting Goods Park this weekend. Brandon Marshall
Phish returns to Dick's Sporting Goods Park for its eighth annual three-night Labor Day run this weekend. A Taste of Colorado kicks off on Saturday with REO Speedwagon, George Thorogood & the Destroyers and Firefall, while Leann Rimes, David Nail and Mitchell Tenpenny headline on Sunday and Smash Mouth, Sugar Ray, Everclear and Soul Asylum headline on Monday. See our full picks below.


Phish (also September 1 and 2)
$65-$85, 7:30 p.m., Dick's Sporting Goods Park

$42.75-$69.50, 6 p.m, Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison

Free/VIP $30, 6 p.m., Levitt Pavilion Denver

$12-$15, 11 p.m., Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom

Test Kitchen
$15-$20, 8 p.m., Gothic Theatre, Englewood

$17.50, 9 p.m., Bluebird Theater

Miguel Espinoza Flamenco Fusion
$15, 7:30 p.m., The Muse Performance Space, Lafayette

Sympathy F (album release)
$5, 9:30 p.m., Goosetown


A Taste of Colorado (also September 2 and 3)
Free, 11 a.m., Civic Center Park


$29.50-$75, 6 p.m., Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison

Ultra 80's Live!
$15-$150, 8 p.m., Oriental Theater

The Rippingtons Featuring Russ Freeman
$40-$45, 7 p.m., Soiled Dove Underground

$10, 9:30 p.m., hi-dive

Big Business
$13-$15, 9:30 p.m., Larimer Lounge

Swingin' Utters
$5-$17, 9 p.m., Streets of London Pub

Mary Louise Lee Tribute to Aretha Franklin
$40-$50, 8 p.m., Clocktower Cabaret


Jason Mraz
$49.50-$99.50, 7:30 p.m., Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison

Parkway Drive
$33.50, 7 p.m., Ogden Theatre

Jinx Jones
$12, 8 p.m., Oriental Theater

Liz Brasher
$10-$12, 8 p.m., Larimer Lounge

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