Looking for live music in Denver this weekend? You're in luck! This Saturday is the annual Denver Day of Rock - a totally free one-day music festival dedicated to rocking out for a good cause and bringing communities together. It's all happening this Saturday at the 16th Street Mall in Denver, just down the road from the Holiday Inn!
This year is promising to be better than ever, boasting a jam-packed lineup of great artists coming together to rock out for a good cause! The festival benefits the organization Amp the Cause and is completely free. The lineup features a number of artists, including the popular Brooklyn indie duo A Great Big World, soul band and Colorado natives The Burroughs, the Americana folk act Cory Chisel & The Wandering Sons, and many more! There are 5 different stages spread across 7 blocks, so no matter where you go, music will be there! Whether you're looking to catch your favorite band or are hoping to discover a new one, you're sure to come across something new and exciting!
Amp the Cause is a nonprofit organization based in Denver whose mission is to benefit underserved communities, families, and children through a number of annual festivities and other events. The bulk of their fundraising goes towards education and health funds, as well as creating a general sense of awareness. Since being founded in 2004, they've raised over $5 million for these kinds of programs.
The Denver Day of Rock is the best of both worlds - a fantastic way to get out and enjoy the city this Memorial Day weekend in Denver, hear some fantastic new live music, and do it all for a good cause! Afterwards, come back and rest those feet (and ears!) in your comfy suite at the Holiday Inn!