Blues Under The Bridge
Blues Under The Bridge Festival is a Colorado Springs tradition in it’s 12th year, bringing the best of blues music to the community on Saturday, July 7. Headlining this year’s stage is the legendary and Grammy Award winning band from East L.A., Los Lobos. Also featured are Chris Thomas King Band, Kerry Pastine & The Crime Scene, Grant Sabin & The Juke Joint Highball, and Vegan Wolf.
A Silent Auction to benefit 91.5 FM KRCC Radio is a popular tent for fast action bidding and offers many premium items like popular resort getaways, art, jewelry, sporting goods, vacation packages, area dining bargains and more.
Some of the best area vendors bring on delicious foods, and Bristol Brewing craft beer and distilled spirits will be available. Bring your chairs to sit on, but not your coolers and sorry, no pets. Bags and backpacks will be subject to search. Kids are welcome and free under age 12. Parking is available across the street on Cimino Dr. ($12 per vehicle).
Pre-Festival Party - Join with your friends for the festival kick-off party at the Gold Room in downtown Colorado Springs, Friday July 6 (18 S. Nevada). Chris Thomas King performs on stage to an intimate room (only 250) for the ticket price of just $20. It’s a great opportunity to enjoy this musician who personified the legendary blues musician Robert Johnson, in the movie O Brother, Where Art Thou?