Briefs: OA Music Road Trip September 05, 2008
Telluride fest salutes brews, blues
Combining the best of both worlds, the Telluride Blues & Brews Festival is Friday through Sunday, Sept. 12–14.
Confirmed performers include John Hiatt, Joan Osborne, G. Love & Special Sauce, Etta James & The Roots Band, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Canned Heat and others.
The official beer sponsor is Sierra Nevada but other vendors on tap are Aspen Brewing Co., Bristol Brewing Co., Carver Brewing Co, Flying Dog Brewery, Great Divide Brewing Co., Moab Brewery, New Belgium Brewing Co., Palisade Brewery and tons more.
Purchase single day tickets ($5–$60) or a three-day pass for $155. Camping passes and tickets to nightly events can also be bought online at http://www.tellurideblues.com. Some passes have already sold out. Check the
Web site for details or call 1-866-515-6166.
What: Toofy Film Fest with short and feature length movies and a fashion show.
When: Saturday, Sept. 13, all day.
Where: Boulder Theater, 2032 14th St.
Tickets: $5 for each movie, $4 for the fashion show or $26 for everything.
Information: 303-786-7030, http://www.bouldertheater.com.
What: New Found Glory.
When: Tuesday, Sept. 16, 8 p.m.
Where: Aggie Theatre, 204 S. College Ave.
Information: 970-482-8300, http://www.aggietheater.com.
What: Comedian Hal Sparks.
When: Thursday through Saturday, Sept. 11–13.
Where: Comedy Works/ Larimer Square, 1226 15th St.
Information: 303-595-3637, http://www.comedyworks.com.