Telluride Blues & Brews Festival, Listen Up Denver! and Park House are hosting the Firefly Autism “Road To Blues & Brews” at Park House in Denver on August 1st that will benefit Firefly Autism and Autism Speaks and give some of the best bands in the Rocky Mountain region the opportunity to perform alongside some of the biggest musical names in the country at the 22nd annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival in September.
Firefly Autism is a Denver based 501c 3 ABA shop (Applied Behavior Analysis) that focuses on working with children with Autism to transform their lives through thoughtful, innovative, empirical learning treatment programs. Autism Speaks is the world’s leading Autism science and advocacy organization, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for Autism; increasing awareness of Autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with Autism and their families.
The Winning Band Will Receive:
A performance slot at the Telluride Blues & Brews Festival
A complimentary “Jam In The Van” session
Two (2) nights lodging in Telluride or Mountain Village
Artist passes to the festival
Website and program guide placement
2015 EVENT SCHEDULE
Michael Hornbuckle Band – 6:50-7:35
Analog Son – 5:40-6:25
Union Driftwood – 4:30-5:15
Rachel & The Ruckus – 3:20-4:05
Chris Daniels and the Kings – 2:10-2:55
Augustus – 1:00-1:45
Telluride Blues & Brews originated over 20 years ago as a festival focused on Blues and Craft Beer. The music has become more diverse over the years, and now Telluride Blues & Brews has become a destination festival attracting thousands of music lovers from all corners of the United States and abroad. This year’s monster line-up features acts like ZZ Top, Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings, Gregg Allman, Taj Mahal Trio, John Hiatt and the Combo, Anders Osborne, The Blind Boys Of Alabama, Blackberry Smoke, The Revivalists, Monophonics, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Rich Robinson and more along with more than 50 breweries who will showcase some of the best beers in America at the festival’s Grand Tasting.
Tickets to the Firefly Autism “Road To Blues & Brews” finals are $10 in advance and $15 at the door and they are on-sale now. Doors will open at noon with music starting at 1pm on August 1st. A portion of the proceeds from the event will benefit Firefly Autism and Autism Speaks.