Events and Festivals

Swallow Hill Music presents and produces many special Denver events and festivals throughout the year, including Rootsfest celebration, Ukefest (now in its 6th year), the Shady Grove Picnic Series at Four Mile Historic Park, and a street festival on Old South Pearl St. to name a few. Check out our upcoming special events and festivals below, plus learn about our other annual events!

Current Events

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35th Anniversary Celebration

On Saturday, October 11, Swallow Hill Music will celebrate the last 35 years, and look to the future with an Anniversary Event at the Paramount Theatre. Beginning at 6pm, our Music School will host a series of workshops, sing-a-longs, and student and faculty performances. The main event of the evening is a concert featuring singer-songwriters Josh Ritter with Brett Dennen at 7:30pm.

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Past Events

Check back soon for more info on next summer’s events!

Shady Grove Picnic Series at Four Mile Historic Park

Enjoy great live music in the fresh mountain air at the Shady Grove Picnic Series at Four Mile Historic Park.

Bring a picnic and your family and take part in this summer tradition that’s been happening for almost two decades.

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2014Concert-Postcard-front2Denver Botanic Gardens Summer Concert Series

Enjoy spectacular talent and an unrivaled outdoor ambiance at the UMB Bank Amphitheater and Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield.

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Concerts at the Clyfford Still Museum

Swallow Hill Music teams up with the Clyfford Still Museum in the summer to bring a series of free outdoor concerts in the museum’s forecourt.

Don’t miss Springdale Quartet (June 6), Jayme Stone (July 11), and Fierce Bad Rabbit (August 1).

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South Pearl Street Summer Music Festivals

What happens when you mix a warm summer afternoon, ice-cold draft beer, and some fun, funky music? You get the South Pearl Street Music Festivals.

BrewGrass
June 14, 2014

Blues & Brews
August 9, 2014

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Brew Fest

BrewfestSummerThe Denver Brew Fest will celebrate craft beverages from around Colorado and other U.S. microbrews and feature live local musicn, food, and more. Proceeds from this event benefit Swallow Hill Music.
July 25-26, 2014
7:00 pm
Mile High Station
Ticket Prices: $30 advance/$35 day of event

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8th Annual Denver Ukefest

Save the date for the 8th annual Denver Ukefest! May 14-16, 2015. More info to come!

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Make Music Denver – June 21, 2014

Make Music Denver is a FREE all-day music celebration with instruments for all to play, workshops for all to learn, and performances for all to enjoy. The day will feature a giant open stage, workshops, sing-a-longs, concerts, a live podcast, Swallow Hill Music’s Instrument Petting Zoo™, our Little Swallows and Little Mozarts classes, and more.

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Call for volunteers

If you’re interested in volunteering at Swallow Hill Music-sponsored events and festivals, we want you! We can only put on the great events we have with the help of our volunteers, so come support the music! Contact hanna@swallowhillmusic.org for more information.