Although the end of summer is in sight, the August schedule at Red Rocks is outta sight. The bill features a number of rock bands that harken back to the heyday of rock & roll including some amazing tributes to The Beatles and Grateful Dead, not to mention some great reggae and a modern-day crooner. Here is your Red Rocks Amphitheatre 2019 August schedule and event calendar.
August at Red Rocks gets underway with a special show from parody master "Weird Al" Yankovic as he welcomes the Colorado Symphony on Aug. 1. Up next is a two-night run from psychedelic rock heroes My Morning Jacket; MMJ's Red Rocks shows are some of the most anticipated of the season. On Aug. 4 singer-songwriter and Colorado resident Gregory Alan Isakov will sing some songs under the stars to cap off a great August opening weekend at Red Rocks.
Rock band O.A.R. hit the Red Rocks stage on Aug. 8 ahead of a show from Austin roots-rocker Shakey Graves on Aug. 15. The next day features a great acoustic co-headline from John Butler Trio and Colorado’s own bluegrass veterans Yonder Mountain String Band.
Classical crossover group The Piano Guys kick off the third week of August on Tuesday, Aug. 20 followed by a two-night run from Colorado favorites Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats. On Aug. 23, 1964...The Tribute returns to Red Rocks to pay homage to The Beatles legendary 1964 performance at the iconic venue ahead of another perennial Red Rocks fave, Reggae on the Rocks.
On Aug. 28, modern-day crooner Josh Groban heads to Red Rocks with the Colorado Symphony followed by stellar Grateful Dead tribute act Joe Russo’s Almost Dead to close out the month. You can find a complete list of 2019 August Red Rocks performers and ticket info below.
Red Rocks August 2019:
Aug. 1 — "Weird Al" Yankovic with the Colorado Symphony (Tickets)
Aug. 2 — My Morning Jacket (Tickets)
Aug. 3 — My Morning Jacket (Tickets)
Aug. 4 — Gregory Alan Isakov (Tickets)
Aug. 8 — O.A.R. (Tickets)
Aug. 15 — Shakey Graves (Tickets)
Aug. 16 — John Butler Trio / Yonder Mountain String Band (Tickets)
Aug. 20 — The Piano Guys (Tickets)
Aug. 21 — Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats (Tickets)
Aug. 22 — Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats (Tickets)
Aug. 23 — 1964... The Tribute (Tickets)
Aug. 24 — Reggae on the Rocks 2019 (Tickets)
Aug. 28 — Josh Groban with the Colorado Symphony (Tickets)
Aug. 29 — Joe Russo's Almost Dead (Tickets)