THAT WAS FUN ....
The 4th annual UllrGrass Music & Beer Festival was held in the Rocky Mountain foothills of Golden, Colorado Jan 27-29 2018. The three-day UllrGrass Festival takes place every year during the last weekend in January in Parfet Park with night shows at various venues in town. Festival-goers dress in Viking regalia to celebrate the Norse God of winter, bluegrass music and craft beer.
Named one of the top ten outdoor festivals in Colorado by the Westword, UllrGrass 2018 features a broad music line up with artists from Nashville to California including the UllrGrass All-Stars (with members of Railroad Earth, Leftover Salmon, Lyle Lovett Band, CORAL CREEK, Hot Buttered Rum and Hot Rize); CORAL CREEK with Tim Carbone and the Black Swan Singers, Poor Man's Whiskey, Luke Bulla, Rapidgrass, The Drunken Hearts, Thunder and Rain, Analog Son, F Y 5, Jaden Carlson Band, The Holler!, Uptown Toodeloo, WhiteWater Ramble, Pete & Joan Wernick, Meadow Mountain, Monocle Band, Miles Over Mountains, Dorado, The Cody Sisters, RUM CREEK... and more to be announced.
On Saturday of the festival patrons sample craft brews and ciders from more than 30 brewers as part of the UllrGrass beer festival.
The family-oriented event also offers games and craft activities for kids, an Ullr-egg hunt, Ullr costume parade and a variety of tasty treats from on-site food trucks.
Tickets for 2019 will be on sale November 2018 - (Children 15 and under are free).
UllrGrass is a 100% volunteer-powered non-profit event with proceeds benefitting the Kids Music Project by Coral Creek which delivers music education and performance to kids in Colorado – more at www.coralcreekmusic/philanthropy