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Sounds Exciting Summer Concert Series

Sounds Exciting Summer Concerts 2019

June 19 | June 26 | July 10 | July 17 | July 24 | July 31

 

Season package $30 • Advance Adult $6 • Day of Adult $8 • Child (3-12 yrs) $5

 

Season package holders can enjoy six concerts for the price of five and expedited access into the concert through the Fast Pass lane located at the main gate. No more waiting in line, go straight to the hill to claim your favorite spot.


 

Bonfils-Stanton Amphitheater
at the Lakewood Heritage Center

Gates open at 6 p.m., Opener 6:15 p.m., Headliner 7:15 p.m.

 

Tickets may be purchased online or in person at the following locations:

 


Lakewood Cultural Center 

(Theater Box Office)

Lakewood Heritage Center 
(Amphitheater Box Office)
Civic Center North Building
470 S. Allison Pkwy
Lakewood, CO 80226
Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

801 South Yarrow Street
Lakewood, CO 80226
Tuesday-Saturday 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Sunday Noon-4 p.m.

 




Listen to the Sounds Exciting! playlist now, featuring music from the season headliners and opening acts.

June 19 | Hazel Miller Band Hazel Miller Band - Sounds Exciting
Rhythm and Blues


Hazel Miller is not just a great singer, "she is a force of nature!" quotes the Rocky Mountain News. Her voice has been called "stunning, moving and powerful." Hazel has been a sought after performer in Colorado for the past 24 years. Whether she is singing blues, jazz, pop, or gospel, her voice charges the songs with a primal dose of genuine soul. The city of Denver singled out Hazel as one of 150 people who make Denver a better place to live. She has been given several awards for artistic excellence, including; Best Independent Blues-R&B Recording- 2002; Outstanding Performer at Red Rocks Amphitheater. Learn more at HazelMiller.com.

Opener: Britta K

 

June 26 | Eufórquestra Euforquestra
Modern funk and roots with vintage soul

 

Eufórquestra (pronounced yoo-FOHR-keh-struh, think euphoria + orchestra) is energy and rhythm personified. An ever-evolving sound that has been influenced by music from all over the world with an emphasis on funk, pocket and groove. For over a decade the band has been igniting dance floors across the country, blending the roots of funk, soul, afrobeat, reggae and dub to create a sound that “explodes, dances and melts in your ear with sheer bliss." Learn more at Euforquestra.com.

Opener: Roka Hueka

 

July 10 | The Lonesome Days Lonesome Days
Bluegrass

The Lonesome Days are a five-piece high energy, modern bluegrass ensemble from Denver. Blending heartfelt songwriting and powerful vocals with precise instrumentation and undeniable groove, The Lonesome Days have charged their way to the forefront of the Colorado bluegrass scene. Songwriting is a major focus for the band but listeners can always expect a unique repertoire of standard bluegrass and other cross-genre covers. With the recent addition of fiddle to the band, The Lonesome Days are carving out their niche in the national bluegrass arena. Learn more at LonesomeDays.com.

Opener: Turkeyfoot

 

July 17 | Silver & Gold Silver and Gold
Alternative Rock

Having just released their first full length album, Silver & Gold produces heartfelt, high-energy rock and is starting to make a real imprint on the Colorado music scene. After forming in 2013 in Greeley, Colorado, they have developed a strong following in their hometown, Fort Collins, Denver and beyond. With two successful EP releases “Compression” (2014) and “Headed West” (2015) through local label BandWagon Records, the quintet has headlined countless shows and shared the stage with national acts such as COIN, Night Riots, Sorority Noise, The Unlikely Candidates and many others. The band booked a successful West Coast Tour in early 2017 with Denver’s Overslept. Learn more at SilverAndGoldMusic.com.

Opener: J-Calvin

 

July 24 | Chris Daniels and the Kings Chris Daniels The Kings
Blues

Celebrating 35 years as a band this spring, Chris Daniels and the Kings are a rockin’ seven-piece band known all over the world for making great rhythm and blues, funk, jump blues and funk 'n' roll music. The band's captivating, high energy performances are full of chart topping originals and some of your favorite blues and funk covers. Performing more than 120 dates per year and touring across two continents, the band has appeared with B.B. King, Vince Gill, Amy Grant, Joe Walsh, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, John Oates, The Lumineers, Uncle Cracker, Blues Traveler, The Neville Brothers and many more. The Kings have played for Dutch royalty, three American presidents and toured Europe 21 times. They have created a legacy in the U.S., on radio, Youtube, Spotify and overseas, and Chris was inducted into the Colorado Hall of Fame in 2013. Learn more at ChrisDaniels.com.

Opener: Voodoo Kings

 

July 31 | Mike Nash and Southern Drawl Band Mike Nash Southern Drawl Band
Country

Mike Nash and Southern Drawl Band from Knoxville and Nashville is described as "southern rockin' country music with a twist of lime distilled in the backwoods of Tennessee." The band has been touring the U.S. from coast to coast since 2012 and have had the honor of gracing the stages of many major artists from legends such as Lynyrd Skynrd, Charlie Daniels Band and Jimmy Buffett to classic country artists like Aaron Tippin, Neil McMcoy and Pure Prarie League right up to modern day stars such as Brantley Gilbert, Blackberry Smoke, Eli Young Band and Justin Moore. The band's rocked up, barn burning version of "Rockytop" smashed radio charts as one of the most popular versions in America and was played on NBC's Sunday Night Football in celebration of Peyton Manning's record breaking touchdown pass in October 2014. Learn more at SouthernDrawlBand.com.

Opener: The Walker Williams Band

Friendly Concert Reminders

Food & Drink

  • Affordable food options and soft drinks, will be available for purchase, or feel free to bring your own picnic.
  • Bring an empty water bottle and refill it at the Water Bottle Refill Station.
  • Local beer, wine and hard cider will be available for purchase from the Beer Garden presented by Foothills Credit Union. The Beer Garden will be open at every concert with alternating beer selections.
  • No outside alcohol will be permitted in the gated area.
Featuring
 Beer Garden at Lakewood logo
presented by Foothills Credit Union

 

The Concert

  • Concerts are held rain or shine.
  • Gates open at 6 p.m.
  • Season package holders can head straight to the Fast Pass lane for an expedited entry.
  • Opening act starts at 6:15 p.m and the headliner starts at 7:15 p.m.
  • Parking is free.
  • There is no structured seating available, feel free to bring your own chair or blanket.
  • To facilitate viewing by all patrons, a limited seating area will be available for chairs with the top of the back of the chair measuring more than 32” from the ground or chairs with legs measuring over 5”.
  • No pets, glass containers, skateboards or bicycles allowed in the gated area.
  • Smoking and vaping, which is the use of e-cigarettes and similar vapor-producing devices, are prohibited.
  • Programs subject to change. 

Tickets

  • Season discounts apply to adult tickets only. Adult tickets include adults, seniors and students 13 and older.
  • All phone, mail and online orders are subject to $1 per ticket service charge.
  • All Season Package orders are subject to a $2.50 service charge.
  • No refunds or exchanges.

 

The 2019 Sounds Exciting! Summer Concert series is brought to you by...

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Follow us on Facebook  for artist announcements, ticketing information, giveaways, and other exciting updates about the series. 

 

Want to get involved? Email Karla at KarGra@lakewood.org for volunteer opportunities.

 

For more information on event sponsorship, please contact Emily Andrews at EmiAnd@Lakewood.org or 303.987.7871.

 

If you have accessibility needs, please contact us at least 48 hours in advance so that we can do our best to make the proper accommodations.

Contact Information:

Community Events Coordinator
Direct: 303-987-7859 | Email: rebgus@lakewood.org

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