The induction will take place on Monday, December 3, at the Paramount Theatre. A dinner and meet-and-greets with performers will take place prior to the event, and a friendly roast of Morris, dubbed a "Chuck Roast," will follow the ceremony, hosted by Governor John Hickenlooper.
Also on the bill are Amos Lee, Todd Park Mohr of Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Isaac Slade and Ben Wysocki of the Fray, Bill Nershi and members of the String Cheese Incident, Vince Herman and Drew Emmitt from Leftover Salmon, Jeff Hanna and other members of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Leo Kottke and the evening's backing band, Chris Daniels and the Kings.
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