Thanks for your support of the annual Concert Series.

We look forward to welcoming you to our community.

PLEASE do not bring your dog. Dogs will not be allowed in the concert area.

Outside alcohol is not allowed. The premises are licensed for sales, and you can purchase alcohol to consume at the concert area.

Western Slope Rides will be offering shuttle services to and from the shows.  You can contact them at 970-626-5121 or

Welcome to the Ridgway Concert Series!
Announcing: This Year’s Lineup!!

We’d like to thank 2017’s five Major Sponsors!

Colo. Yurt Company

If you do business with any of these companies, please tell them how much you appreciate their support of the Concert Series!

Don’t forget our annual Love Your Valley festival, our biggest fundraising event for the Concert Series. This year, it will take place on May 13th!

Proud member of the Alpenglow Arts Alliance!
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***NOTE: Due to issues that have cropped up as our crowds have gotten bigger & bigger, starting in 2017 we will no longer allow dogs at the concerts. We’re sorry that it has to come to this, but the health, safety & hygiene of our audience is of primary importance.***

***NOTE #2: We’d like to remind everyone that the park is licensed with the State of Colorado for alcohol sales through a special event license for these shows. State law does not allow the possession of alcohol not sold under this license during these events. The possession and consumption of alcohol not purchased at the event, is not allowed in the park.***

***NOTE #3: Another big change is afoot with the Series this year. For the first time since anyone can remember, the “After-Dark” shows will no longer be happening at the Sherbino. Instead, the openers will do a longer set, and the entire night will likely run a little later (though we will always attempt to comply with an informal 10 pm curfew). The Sherbino has agreed to take over the libations concession, so we mutually agreed that the late-night shows would have to go as a result. We’re excited about the new arrangement, especially the fact that our openers won’t have to stop just when we’re getting our knees warmed up!! Of course, we also hope that some of the other nightlife providers in town will step up to fill the void! We appreciate your patience and understanding with all the changes!***

The Ridgway Concert Series is held every Thursday in July, from 6 till dark, in Town Park, and it’s FREE to attend. For 2017 we’re looking forward to another incredible lineup! There will be eight fantastic bands presented over the course of four Thursday evenings in July. The entire series is free to the public. Events are family-friendly and include a popular children’s activity area for the little ones, chock full of costumes and games to play. Come early and take in the breathtaking views, mountain bike the local trails, soak at the hot springs or play in the river. Expect an evening of fun, engaging and trend-setting music and of course, lots of dancing. Several food vendors will be on hand, cooking up a diverse selection of locally prepared meals. In addition to serving local micro-brews, wine and margaritas are also available. The audience is welcome to bring lawn chairs, blankets, coolers and picnics. Please note, no glass or outside alcohol is allowed in the park. The Ridgway Concert Series is presented by the Town of Ridgway and funded entirely by community sponsors, fundraisers and donations. The on-site merchandise sales also help fund the series. Shows begins at 6pm and run well into the evening, with over three hours of live music.

Radio Broadcast: All four Ridgway concerts are broadcast live on KVNF Community Radio (90.9, 89.1, 88.9 FM) beginning at 7pm, and stream live on the web at

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Up next!

We are excited to announce this year’s Love Your Valley Festival, May 13th! This event is free with micro-brew sampling for $20 per person. All proceeds will be used to fund the Ridgway Concert Series this summer!

Enjoy this incredible little promo video created by local videographer Abel Lannan of Phresh Act Productions. Thanks Abel!

Be sure to keep checking back to learn all the details on our Schedule Page!

We’ve got our permanent lighting up and working, and this year’s sound promises to be better than ever too. We can’t wait!!

Don’t forget to check out our Photo & Video Gallery Page too.


Schedule of Events


We think we’ve got the best lineup yet; check it out:

July 6

July 13

July 20

July 27

Hold on to your hats, folks,  2017 is going to be
one heck of a 10th anniversary year!!

Fundraising Events

Love Your Valley Festival

This is our big annual fundraiser for the Concert Series.

This year’s Love Your Valley Festival will be held on Saturday, May 13th in Town Park. The band will be The Williams Brothers Band, from Grand Junction. The celebration includes 18 breweries for the tasting portion of the event. The Love Your Valley Fest is always a free event, though micro-brew tasting is $20 – and all the proceeds go to fund the free Ridgway Concert Series.

Don’t miss it!


Please become a supporter of the Ridgway Concert series and help to continue making FREE music available through a financial or in-kind donation.
If you are interested in becoming a sponsor please download our Sponsor Information Sheet or contact Pam Kraft at 970-626-5308 x11.

Please support the people and businesses below
that make FREE music in Ridgway possible

Major Sponsor (Donating $2500 or more):

Box Canyon Lodge

Ridgway Real Estate

Orvis Hot Springs

Colo. Yurt Company

Colorado Yurt Company

Sponsor (Donating $1,000 or more)


Alpine Bank

Alternative Power

Alternative Power Enterprises

Billings Artworks

Citizen’s State Bank

Mountain Market


Rocky Mountain Cannabis

Rocky Mountain Cannabis


Supporter Tax Credits made available with the assistance of Region 10


Photos  and Videos from 10 years of the Ridgway Concert Series

Enjoy these amazing images from Scotty Kenton Photography!

The March Fourth Marching bands shouts out to Ridgway on opening night  of the 2012 Ridgway Concert Series July 5th.