Red Rocks July 2018 preview: GRiZ, The String Cheese Incident, Nas x Blackstar and more
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Summer is in full swing and so is the 2018 season at the legendary Red Rocks Amphitheatre. The month of June saw a show nearly every night at the famed venue and that trend continues into July. As usual, the month offers an eclectic lineup with some of your favorite artists from the electronic, jam, rock and hip-hop genres.

Of course, the month kicks off with some great shows for your 4th of July festivities. July 1 sees roots rockers The Avett Brothers closing out a three-night run followed by two nights from electronic duo Zeds Dead. Independence Day proper will see 90s hitmakers Blues Traveler continuing their long-standing tradition of playing on The Rocks for the 4th of July. There’s no better place to watch the fireworks over Denver than standing at the top of Red Rocks.

July also features some stellar multiple night runs from some of the biggest names in the jam band world. July 5-7 will see the return of Umphrey’s Mcgee while hometown heroes The String Cheese Incident will continue their Red Rocks tradition July 20-22. Helping to close out the month, Tedeschi Trucks Band will bring their Wheels of Soul tour back to The Rocks July 28 & 29.

Other notable July shows include songsmith Ray LaMontagne, two nights from electro-funk master GRiZ, first generation jam band moe. along with rising jam stars Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, legendary singer-songwriter Jackson Browne, indie darlings Paramore and closing out the month proper are hip-hop legends Nas and Black Star.

You can find a complete list of July 2018 Red Rocks shows and ticket info below.  Also, follow this link for our complete 2018 Red Rocks schedule.

Red Rocks July 2018:

The Avett Brothers w/ TBD - Sunday, July 1 (Click here for tickets)

Zeds Dead - Monday, July 2 & Tuesday, July 3 (Click here for two-day passes)

Blues Traveler w/ G. Love & Special Sauce and The Wailers - Wednesday, July 4 (Click here for tickets)

Umphrey's McGee - Thursday, July 5 (Click here for tickets)

Umphrey's McGee - Friday, July 6 (Click here for tickets)

Umphrey's McGee - Saturday, July 7 (Click here for tickets)

Dark Star Orchestra w/ Keller Williams - Sunday, July 8 (Click here for tickets)

Film on the Rocks: "The Big Lebowski" - Monday, July 9 (Click here for tickets)

Ray LaMontagne w/ Neko Case - Tuesday, July 10 (Click here for tickets)

moe. w/ special guests - Thursday, July 12 (Click here for tickets)

GRiZ (Live Band) - Friday, July 13 (Click here for tickets)

GRiZ (Solo Set) - Saturday, July 14 (Click here for tickets)

Seal with the Colorado Symphony w/ Corinne Bailey Rae - Sunday, July 15 (Click here for tickets)

Imagine Dragons w/ Grace VanderWaal - Monday, July 16 (Click here for tickets)

Jackson Browne - Tuesday, July 17 (Click here for tickets)

Sylvan Esso - Wednesday, July 18 (Click here for tickets)

Trampled By Turtles w/ The Oh Hellos and Dead Horses - Thursday, July 19 (Click here for tickets)

The String Cheese Incident w/ JJ Grey and Mofro - Friday, July 20 (Click here for tickets)

The String Cheese Incident w/ The Main Squeeze - Saturday, July 21 (Click here for tickets)

The String Cheese Incident w/ Rising Appalachia - Sunday, July 22 (Click here for tickets)

Film on the Rocks: "Happy Gilmore" - Monday, July 23 (Click here for tickets)

Paramore w/ Foster The People - Tuesday, July 24 (Click here for tickets)

Killer Queen - Wednesday, July 25 (Click here for tickets)

Sarah McLachlan with the Colorado Symphony - Thursday, July 26 (Click here for tickets)

Beats Antique/ The Polish Ambassador w/ The Diplomatic Scandal and Clozee - Friday, July 27 (Click here for tickets)

Tedeschi Trucks Band w/ Drive-By Truckers and The Marcus King Band - Saturday, July 28 (Click here for tickets)

Tedeschi Trucks Band w/ Drive-By Truckers and The Marcus King Band - Sunday, July 29 (Click here for tickets)

Halsey w/ hopeless fountain kingdom - Monday, July 30 (Click here for tickets)

Nas x Black Star w/ Pusha T, Brother Ali and very special guests The ReMINDers - Tuesday, July 31 (Click here for tickets)

In 2018 Red Rocks will begin using Flash Seats to distribute tickets. Flash Seats are a convenient and green way to buy, sell and use tickets. You can learn more in the video above.