2013 Friday Fests!
Downtown Greeley Announces the NEW FRIDAY FEST for 2013!!!
We are working on the schedule for our 2013 Friday Fests. Friday Fest is EVERY Friday evening from 5-10pm, May24th through September 20th! Take advantage of the Colorado's first and only "Go-Cup" Entertainment Area - and enjoy many nights of great music and fun for the family on the 9th Street Plaza.
Here's our "work in progress" 2013 season lineup:
May 24th - This will be a very special evening of interesting and intriguing entertainment as the City of Greeley launches their new image campaign. Music for the ears and a feast for the eyes brought to you from the performers of Salida Circus. Get up and boogie to the sounds of the Moses Jones Band sponsored by The Rio Grande Mexican Resaurant Classis cars will be cruising "D" block downtown too!
May 31 - Fox Street All Stars
June 7th - Every year the Greeley Blues Jam celebrates their theme "It Ain't Nothin' But a Party" with a huge kickoff downtown Friday Night. This year won't disappoint with The Kris Lager Band playing on the plaza from 6-9, followed by 12 bands in 12 different downtown venues until the wee hours of the morning. Don't miss one of the biggest nights of the year! Come early to see local favorite, Ben Pu and Crew open up for The Kris Lager Band at 5:00!
June 14 - Greeley Stampede will celebrate their upcoming season with a kick-off downtown featuring local favorites Mad Cow Posse. Be in Lincoln Park by 6:00 for the proclamation ride!
June 21st - This night is sponosred by Patrick's Irish Pub and features music by The Carols.
June 28 - StarTek GReeley is our sponsor for Retro 80's Tribute Band- get out your best 80's look, hair band, disco, scrunchy side ponytail, big hair, punk, your choice,.... get ready for an AWESOME 80's flashback!
July 5 - Halden Wofford & The Hi* Beams
July 12 - Thomas and Tyler night downtown with local boys "Wild Nights"
July 19 - Chris Daniels & The Kings sponsored by Ehrlich Toyota
July 26 - Greeley Arts Picninc kick-off. Annual favorites return - "Funkiphino" Classic Cars will be cruising "D" block!
August 2 - Noble Energy sponsors local favorite rock band, 69X. Fundraising proceeds will go toward playground equipment at the Guadalupe Shelter. Check out the Cruisin' for Cancer Car show on the 8th street plaza sponosored by the Greeley Police.
August 9 - Beatgrass sponsored by Melissa J McDonald/State Farm followed by the Neighborhood Nights Movie night. Band starts early to accomodate the movie so be here by 5:30!
August 16 - RE/MAX night with Equally Challenged
August 23rd - Revisit the 1940's and celebrate The Greeley Museum exhibit "Fight! Work! Save!" Swing dance to thte Colorado Swing Big Band sponsored by NCMC Inc. Classic cars wil be cruising "D" block!
August 30 - College Credit Union night with young sensation - Jaden Carlson Band
September 6 -Bandwagon sponsor night. Stay tuned to see what awesome band Ely Corliss from the Moxi has up his sleeve for this one!
September 13 - Our big sponsor tonight is donwtown restaurant Grabo's Bar & Grill. They are bringing local sensation Ben Pu & Crew
September 20 - My Favorite Bands Festival Kick-off. Three different bands covering three of their favorite bands to give you a taste of what's in store for you the next day in Lincoln Park.
October 25 - Trick or Treat Street and Zombie Crawl. Classic cars will be cruising "D" block!
Special thanks to our sponsors, High Country Beverage, who bring us Miller Lite, Coors Light, Guiness, and Mike's Hard Lemonade. If you like vodka make sure to ask for SVEDKA. Especially one of their new flavors. You can try a Strawberry Colado or maybe an Orange Creamsicle! If you like a littel boost try a Red Bull Energy Drink. Ask your bartender for a great combo made with SVEDKA and Red Bull!
Still a few opportunities left for YOUR company to be a one-night Friday Sponsor. You can have a special night of your own on the plaza. Your employees, and clients will enjoy specials from our participating establishments, a booth on the plaza and a place to hang your banner for the crowd to see. If you'd like your company to be featured for a Friday Fest call Alison (970) 356-6775 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.