Global Dance Festival and the Best Concerts in Denver This Weekend

The Global Dance Festival, featuring Knife Party, Dash Berlin, AutoErotique, Boombox Cartel, Bear Grillz and more, returns to Red Rocks tonight, Friday, July 8, through Sunday, July 10. The RIDE Festival, featuring headliner Pearl Jam, is in Telluride tomorrow and Sunday, while Channel 93.3's Big Gig is at Fiddler's Green, with Cage the Elephant, Young the Giant, X-Ambassadors, Misterwives and more. See the full list of our picks below. 


Randy Rogers Band and Pat Green
$28, 6:30 p.m. Sports Authority Field on Mile High

Global Dance Festival (also July 9 & 10)
$180-$300 3-day pass, 5 p.m. Red Rocks Amphitheatre

When Doves Cry - A Special Tribute to Prince
$10-$20, 9 p.m. Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom

Jake Shimabukuro
$27-$40, 7:30 p.m. Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities

Wye Oak
$18-$22, 9 p.m. Bluebird Theater

Puddle of Mudd
$23-$28, 7 p.m. Buffalo Rose

The Falcon
$15-$17, 7 p.m. Marquis Theater

Darrell Scott
$25-$30, 8 p.m. Soiled Dove Underground

John Doe (also July 9)
$22.50, 9 p.m. Lion's Lair

Colorado Irish Festival (also July 9 & 10)
$10-$75, 5 p.m. Clement Park


Drums Along the Rockies
$15-$85, 6:30 p.m. Sports Authority Field at Mile High

Channel 93.3's Big Gig
22.50-$65 8 p.m. Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre

The RIDE Festival  (also July 10)
$265 two-day pass, 12 p.m. Telluride Town Park

Dragged Into Sunlight
$13-$15, 7 p.m. Bluebird Theater

$15-$17, 7 p.m. Marquis Theater

Grayson Capps & Corky Hughes
$17-$20, 7:30 p.m. The Walnut Room

Breckenridge Brewery Hootenanny
$26-$60, 11 a.m. Breckenridge Brewery

Colorado Goth Fest (also July 10)
$30-$60, 7:30 p.m. Zodiac Bar & Venue


The B-52's
$33-$43, 7:30 p.m. Hudson Gardens

$85-$90, 6:30 p.m. Denver Botanic Gardens

Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams
$20, 8 p.m. Soiled Dove Underground

Tommy Emmanuel
$59.50, 7:30 p.m. The Stanley Hotel

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