UllrGrass Music Festival is held in the last weekend in January in Golden, CO at Parfet Park with nightgrass shows at the Buffalo Rose. Additional events including the band and troubador contest are held at other venues - please see the events page.
Average temperature for Golden in January is between 15º and 33⁰F. Wear your ski gear, dress in layers, wear waterproof shoes and cover your head and hands. Weather in Colorado is unpredictable and UllrGrass will go on SNOW OR SHINE so please dress accordingly.
Layers Layers Layer - and, to maximize your Ullr fun you should come in viking garb to help us summon the spirit of Ullr - God of Winter! Viking helmets, drinking horns and leather chest plates are encouraged. There will even be a costume contest with a huge prize on Saturday in the park. Dress in layers, wear waterproof shoes and cover your head and hands. Weather in Colorado is unpredictable and UllrGrass will go on SNOW OR SHINE so please dress accordingly.But no matter what you wear, make sure it's warm! January in Golden can easily get below freezing so dress accordingly. Don't be afraid to put your ski pants on - you will still look sexy.
No dogs, horses or other domesticated or wild animals will be admitted to Parfet Park during the UllrGrass Festival.
Please bike to the event if you can - bike racks are available and UllrGrass promotes sustainable festival enjoyment.
Free Two-Hour Parking
Parking within the blocks of Arapahoe, Washington and Jackson Streets from 11th street to 14th street is available only for two hours. You may not park longer than 2 hours in these areas.
After 5 p.m. you can park here for free and for the evening.
Please read signs to see what days the 2 hour parking is in effect.
You do not need to register your vehicle at a pay station.
Parking 2+ Hours
For more than two hours between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m., there are two parking garages close to Parfet Park on Jackson Street between 11th and 13th streets. There is also a parking lot off of Arapahoe Street between 12th and 13th Streets.
The first two hours are free, each additional hour is $2 to a maximum of $8/day.
After 5 p.m., and on Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays**, you can park here for free.
You must register your vehicle at the pay station, even if you are planning to stay less than two hours.
There is a lightrail from Denver to Golden as well as options for taxis/Uber/Lyft. Golden is a fully walkable city, but if you're planning to stay outside of Golden, please arrange for a taxi in advance as there is no local cab stand.
Minors under 21 are welcome to all venues except the Buffalo Rose NightGrass shows per Colorado Law. Children under 15 will have free admittance to Parfet Park performances.
Yes, a variety of tasty food truck options will be available throughout the weekend. Food vendors will sell non-alcoholic beverages and our UllrGrass Tavern will provide a variety of brews, spirits and hot drinks. We will also provide potable water onsite where guests can fill their own water bottles or use the $1 reusable festival cup.
Ullrvarian heads up:
We run a fun family friendly event - for your safety we may ask to check your bag - similar to any other concert venue.
Items not allowed:
No smoking or vaping - its a law in the City of Godlen
No outside alcohol - it's not allowed per our liquor licens
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