Upper Colfax Root 40 Musicfest

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DENVER - Along historic US Route 40, join hundreds of others for a seven-day music festival that will feature local musicians as well as from around the country.

The 2013 Upper Colfax Root 40 MusicFest will be held in music venues, stages, bars, restaurants and shops along East Colfax Avenue from April 21 to 27.

Upper Colfax is the epicenter of Denver's live music scene with more than 40 bars, restaurants and concert venues offering regularly scheduled live music. Anchored by the historic Fillmore Auditorium and Ogden Theatre, you will find the best of national and local musical acts.

This unique music event will kick off with a Sunday afternoon Music EXPO at the Fillmore Auditorium, followed by live performances throughout Upper Colfax venues each evening, with workshops during the week, an outdoor stage, and a Saturday grand finale concert.


Proceeds from the Root 40 MusicFest go toward supporting education about music and the business of music, and helping the homeless or under-employed. Beneficiaries are East High School, CU College of Arts & Media, Musicians In Action, and 9NEWS Cares Colorado Shares.

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