Sounds Exciting! Summer Concert Series

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Concert Details

There is nothing quite like an outdoor summer concert at the Lakewood Heritage Center. It provides a mid-week escape to an idyllic hillside with sweeping mountain views and dramatic sunsets, local brews, hip food vendor fare and community members of every age and background—all ready to rock! Want a taste of what our season has to offer? Listen to the playlist.

Purchase Tickets

Join us in the Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Amphitheater at Lakewood Heritage Center on Wednesday nights from June 19 to July 31.

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



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Ticket Info

Tickets are $6 in advance, $8 day of ($5 for children age 3-12). Get season tickets for $30 and see all six concerts for the price of five! Plus, you'll enjoy expedited entry via the Fast Pass Lane.

Tickets can be purchased online at the following locations:

Lakewood Cultural Center 
(Theater Box Office)

Civic Center North Building
470 S. Allison Pkwy
Lakewood, CO 80226
Monday-Friday: 8a.m.-5p.m.
Saturday: 10a.m.-2p.m.


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


Upcoming Shows

Full amphitheater at Sounds Exciting

Friendly Concert Reminders

Food and 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 Lakewood 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 into the gated area.

The Beer Garden presented by Foothills Credit Union 

Don’t miss the Beer Garden, featuring Lakewood-brewed craft beer, lawn games and more.

Enjoy beer, cider and wine from local favorites including: WestFax Brewing CompanyGreat Frontier Brewing Company, Landlocked Ales, Ironworks Brewery & PubGreen Mountain Beer CompanyColorado Cider Company, and Infinite Monkey Theorem.

Proceeds benefit the Kiwanis Interclub Partnership.

The Concert

  • Concerts are held rain or shine.
  • Gates open at 6 p.m.
  • Season package holders can head straight to the “Fast Pass Line” 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, lawn seating will be broken up into two sections: The lower section will permit lawn chairs measuring no more than 32” from the ground or chairs with legs measuring over 5”. The upper section will permit taller lawn chairs measuring over 32" from the ground. 
  • No pets, glass containers, skateboards or bicycles allowed into the gated area.
  • Our events are smoke free. Smoking and vaping is prohibited inside of the park.
  • Programs are subject to change. 


  • 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.


If you have accessibility needs, please contact our event team at 303-987-7859 at least 48 hours in advance so that we can do our best to make the proper accommodations.

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Want to perform next year? Want to sponsor Sounds Exciting?  
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