2013 Denver Botanic Gardens Summer Concert Series Line-Up

Denver Botanic Gardens

Grab your wineglass and your picnic basket – the Summer Concert Series is back at Denver Botanic Gardens. Along with the producing partner, Swallow Hill Music, Denver Botanic Gardens is excited to announce this summer’s full line-up of fantastic artists.  While it includes many of the old favorites like Bruce Hornsby, The Indigo Girls, and Emmylou Harris, names like David Byrne, St Vincent, Josh Ritter, Elephant Revival and Carolina Chocolate Drops are sure to excite newcomers to this great summer concert series.

The 2013 Denver Botanic Gardens Summer Concert Series, presented by UMB Bank, is situated inside the gates of one of the nation’s top botanic gardens. Named one of the “5 Best Outdoor Venues in Colorado” in 2012 by Westword, the UMB Bank Amphitheater and Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield offer an unrivaled ambiance of beautiful scenery and the crystal clear music of some of the world’s most sought-after artists. When asked to name spectacular venues in Colorado, Steve Knopper, contributing editor of Rolling Stone, immediately replies, “Denver Botanic Gardens…a great little venue, a hidden secret…”

The full series line-up is below. Tickets go on-sale to the general public April 30 at 10am, with exclusive member pre-sales April 22-29. All shows start at 7pm; gates open at 6pm unless otherwise noted.  PURCHASE TICKETS HERE

Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell
Monday, June 17 – York Street

Tony Bennett – 2 Nights! w/ Antonia Bennett
Tuesday June 18 – York Street
Wednesday, June 19 – York Street

David Byrne & St. Vincent
Saturday, July 13 – Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield; gates open at 5pm

Arlo Guthrie w/ The Trishas
Sunday, July 14 – York Street

Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers
Thursday, July 18 – York Street

Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell
Saturday, July 20 – Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield; gates open at 5pm

Elephant Revival and Carolina Chocolate Drops
Wednesday, July 24 – York Street

Indigo Girls w/ Von Grey
Sunday, August 4 – York Street

Bruce Cockburn and Suzanne Vega
Tuesday, August 6 – York Street

Josh Ritter & the Royal City Band
Monday, August 12 – York Street

Michael McDonald
Wednesday, August 28 – York Street

Chris Isaak
Friday, August 30 – York Street

Melissa Etheridge
Tuesday, September 3 – York Street