Well, it's finally here, the inaugural edition of the much ballyhooed Mile High Music Festival. On Saturday and Sunday, we'll be holed up at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in the lovely environs of South Commerce City covering both days of the fest. Expect to see some live blogging, as well as the periodic posting of photos from the event throughout the weekend. And then on Monday, we'll wrap things up with reviews and even more photos. In the meantime, to help you get your wits about you, after the jump, we've posted the schedule for both days, two maps of the event (one of the grounds and one of the surrounding area), as well as a breakdown of the things you can and cannot bring into the festival.
Map of Festival Grounds (click for larger version) Map of Entire Complex (click for larger version)
S A T U R D A Y (Local acts in bold)
Bison Tent Stage 11:15 - 11:45 a.m. - Meniskus 12:15 - 01:00 p.m. - Railbenders 01:30 - 02:15 p.m. - Bob Schneider 02:45 - 03:45 p.m. - Mike Gordon 04:15 - 05:30 p.m. - Andrew Bird 06:30 - 08:00 p.m. - Spoon 11:30 - 01:00 a.m. - Rebel Alliance Jam
S U N D A Y (Local acts in bold)
Bison Tent Stage 11:15 - 11:45 p.m. - Samantha Farrell 12:15 - 01:00 p.m. - Serena Ryder 01:30 - 02:15 p.m. - The New Mastersounds 04:15 - 05:45 p.m. - Leftover Salmon 06:45 - 08:15 p.m. - The Roots 11:30 - 01:00 a.m. - Rebel Alliance Jam
Elk Tent Stage 12:00 - 12:45 p.m. - The Photo Atlas 01:15 - 02:00 p.m. - Alberta Cross 03:00 - 04:00 p.m. - Tea Leaf Green 05:00 - 06:00 p.m. - Grace Potter & the Nocturnals 07:15 - 08:45 p.m. - Pinback
Prohibited Items • No Re-Entry • No overnight camping • No large or hard coolers • No pets • No glass • No tents • No footballs, frisbees, any projectiles • No bikes, other wheeled transportation vehicles such as Segways, go-peds, skateboards, golf carts, ATVs, or powered skateboards on festival grounds • No video and audio recording equipment/pro cameras (pro cameras have detachable lens) • No unauthorized vending • No weapons • No illegal drugs/paraphernalia • No tailgating • No chains/chain wallets • No alcoholic beverages (Beer and Wine will be available for purchase) • No fireworks/explosives • No framed or large backpacks
Permitted Items • Push strollers for children • Small backpacks (15" x 20" x 9") • Collapsible soft stadium chairs • Sunblock, hats, sunglasses • Empty soft-sided water bottles • Cell phones • Blanket/ small beach towel • Bug spray • 1 bottle of factory sealed water less than 1 liter • Fanny packs • Non-pro cameras (film, disposable and digital); pro-camera is anything with detachable lens • Eyedrops for contacts (labeled) • Chapstick • Walkie talkies • Service animals • Binoculars
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