Thursday: Donavon Frankenreiter — 8 p.m., Boulder Theater, Boulder, $25-$30 AX.
Sunday: Blues Traveler — 8 p.m., Purple Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $55-$75 AX.
Monday: Dark Star Orchestra — 7 p.m., Crimson Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $45 and up AX.
Wednesday: Lindsey Stirling — 7 p.m., Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $45 and up AX.
July 8: Aretha — A Tribute with the Colorado Symphony, 7:30 p.m., Crimson Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $55-$70 AX.
July 10: Parker McCollum — With Josh Abbott Band, 6 p.m., Levitt Pavilion, Denver, $25-$45 TM.
July 11: Rachel & Vilray — With Taylor Ashton, 8 p.m., Boulder Theater, Boulder, $30 AX.
July 12-13: Billy and the Children Showcasing Monthly bill Kreutzmann and Billy Strings — With Aron Magner, James Casey, Reed Mathis, Tom Hamilton, 7 p.m., Pink Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $59.50 and up AX.
July 14-15: CAAMP/Trampled by Turtles — 6:30 p.m., Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $45-$99 AX.
July 16-18: The String Cheese Incident — 7 p.m. July 16-17, 6 p.m. July 18, Pink Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $74.99 and up AX.
July 23-Aug. 22: “Five Guys Named Moe” — Classic Theatre, Aurora, $20-$38 vintagetheatre.org.
By means of Sunday: Functions by Gail Wagner, Katherine Johnson, Rachael Amos & Phil Rader — 6-9 p.m. Friday, noon-3 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, EDGE Art Gallery, 6851 W. Colfax Ave., Lakewood edgeart.org.
By July 11: “Radiant Season” — Paintings by Kevin Sloan, Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver botanicgardens.org/exhibits/ radiant-period-paintings-kevin-sloan.
By means of July 18: “Paris to Hollywood: The Style and Impact of Véronique and Gregory Peck” Exhibition — Denver Artwork Museum, Denver denverartmuseum.org.
Through Aug. 15: “Golden Chance: Botanical Illustration” — Examine the globe of yellow plants by illustrations, Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver botanicgardens.org/reveals/golden-prospect-botanical– illustration.
By means of Aug. 22: “Each/Other” Exhibition — Will work by Marie Watt and Cannupa Hanska Luger, Denver Art Museum, Denver denverartmuseum.org.
Via Aug. 22: Keith Haring: “Grace Household Mural” Exhibition — MCA Denver, Denver mcadenver.org.
Via Aug. 22: “Colorado in the Current Tense” Exhibition — Is effective by Narkita Gold, Rick Griffith, Nathan Hall, and Maia Ruth Lee, MCA Denver, Denver mcadenver.org.
Thursday-Saturday: July Art Pageant — Breckenridge mountainartfestivals.com.
Thursday-Aug. 7: Colorado Songs Competition — Boulder coloradomusicfestival.org.
Thursday-Aug. 22: Aspen Music Pageant and Faculty — Aspen aspenmusicfestival.com.
Saturday-Aug. 1: Central Centre Opera Competition — Central City centralcityopera.org.
July 8-11: Rocky Mountain Ukefest — Concerts and ukulele workshops for all degrees of musicians, Durango rockymountainukefest.com.
July 8-11: Significant Mountain Hay Fever Bluegrass Competition — Westcliffe highmountain hayfever.org.
July 9-11: Fantastic Art Pageant — Silverthorne mountainartfestivals.com.
July 9-11: The Ride Festival — Stellar rock and roll audio, Telluride ridefestival.com.
July 9-11: Art on the Rockies — Fine art, kid’s zone and extra, Edwards artontherockies.org.
July 14-18: Telluride Americana Songs Pageant & Songwriters Showcase — Telluride tellurideamericana.com.
July 15-Aug. 1: Music on the Mountains — Classical tunes competition, venues throughout Colorado musicinthemountains.com.
COMPILED BY CARLOTTA OLSON, THE GAZETTE, [email protected] gazette.com