Free Stage Entertainment

ArtillumAArtillumA

ArtillumA Dance Company is a place for the young at heart to learn, grow, and illuminate the art inside of them. Their goal is that every student leaves the studio happy, feeling cared for, positively challenged, and as a stronger artist and person.
 

 

 

 

 

 

Citizen TwangCitizen Twang

Citizen Twang is the continuation of the Caleb Dean Band. When Caleb decided to retire, the band members wanted to continue playing the great music they have been playing for years. The band includes Larry Gottlieb on steel guitar, Brian Lemke on lead guitar, Gordon Wilder on drums, JD Martin on piano, Dave Johnson on bass and Ross Kribbs on fiddle. They resume the tradition of country music for all of the fans of country music and dancing in Colorado.
 

 

 

 

Elias Caress

Elias Caress

Elias Caress is an award winning magician and variety entertainer. The show includes comedy, mystery, thrilling stunts and illusions. Elias will be performing on the free stage and interacting with fair guests as he strolls around the fairgrounds.
 

 

 

 

 

 

Fifty50

Fifty50

Fifty50 is a Roaring Fork Valley locally based band comprised of Dave Stoltzfus (vocals and rhythm guitar), Beth Getzen Stoltzfus (vocals), Jeff Andrews (lead guitar), Jerry Larsen (drums) and Frank Botti (bass). Their classic, modern and original rock has awarded them many Local’s Choice Awards over the years.
 

 

 

 

 

 

Flamenco Underground

Flamenco Underground

Flamenco Underground performs regularly in the Denver area as well as other parts of Colorado, offering shows with live music, dancing and singing. Flamenco Underground shows are “Tablao” style. Like in Spain, with a lot of improvisation. This brings a unique and unforgettable experience to the audience. Flamenco Underground is very focused on exposing people in Colorado to this beautiful art form by bringing artists from other parts of the USA and from Spain to do shows and workshops.
 

 

Laura Joy

Laura Joy

Award- winning singer-songwriter Laura Joy has been known to quell dark, angry bars full of ornery old Irishmen. Drawing comparisons that range from Joni Mitchell to Alison Krauss, Laura’s percussive finger picking and buoyant voice have graced audiences from as far as the Sun Belt to the streets of Manhattan. Find more information at www.laurajoymusic.com.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Leslie Tom

Leslie Tom

If Patsy Cline, Bob Wills, Hank Williams and Loretta Lynn were all sitting at a table together listening to Leslie Tom sing, they would be grinning from Greeley to Music City because of what they were hearing. This Texas native now living in Denver is the epitome of traditional country music with lyrics of cheating hearts, love lost and found.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LeverAction

LeverAction

Jimmy Snowden, Dennis Ward, Steve Harding, Nat Waterman, Rob Labig and Steven Wendall Johnson are Colorado boys who have come together to put a little fire in the music scene with
their own brand of “Rockin’ Country Music”.
 

 

 

 

 

 

Nueva Generacion Folkloriko

Nueva Generacion Folklorico

Folk dance group Nueva Generación Folklorico has about 50 dancers under 12 that learn about their culture, tradition, and poise. The traditional folklorico dresses are Spanish in style, but indigenous Mexicans added the bright colors with different states associated with different colors. The dancers’ favorite part about dancing is making people happy.
 

 

 

 

 

 

Ponder the Albatross

Ponder the Albatross

Ponder the Albatross plays a variety of different genres of original music with a little bit for everyone. They are an experimental Folk/Rock/Grass band with a variance of Fiddle, Drums, Bass, and Mandolin/Guitar depending on the song. Ponder the Albatross is a very original, and high energy band with original songs from reggae to trippy instrumental to folk/rock to bluegrass.
 

 

 

 

 

 

The Logan Brothers

The Logan Brothers

The Logan Brothers, Steve Barbee, Jonathan Satz and Danny Brennan-Combs, is a Glenwood Springs-based classic rock, folk rock, and modern rock cover band. The Logan Brothers are two-time winners of the Glenwood Post Independents’ Locals’ Choice Award for Best Band/Musician. Their characteristic sound comes from outstanding lead vocals, two-part harmony, guitar, melodic bass lines, drums and harmonica. They are known locally for their extensive song list that has “a little something for everyone,” and for playing audience requests from that list throughout their performances. They have been performing as The Logan Brothers from Aspen to Rifle since 2012, but have a long history of playing music together. Their enthusiastic performances bring you back to a great era of music and leave you feeling good with a yen to hear more! For more information visit: www.theloganbrothers.com
 

 

The Mixx

The Mixx

Just like your favorite Radio Station, The Mixx plays a wide variety of all your favorite songs! Whether you're Young or Young at Heart prepare to Dance the night away with Music
from the Top 40's, R&B, Classic Rock, Funk, Country, Blues, and Good 'Ole Rock and Roll!
 

 

 

 

 

 

Tropical Kaoba

Tropical Kaoba

This talented group was originally founded in 2000 in Denver, by Gustavo Nava supported by Oscar Mendoza, They were members of a group with a great trajectory in Mexico and the USA in the late 80's and 90's but decided to try their luck in the USA and with lot of effort and sacrifice began the authentic sound of tropical music…reaching the people as the favorite guapachoza music.