Summer will be here before we know it.  If you are starting to map out some great destinations in and around Colorado, here are some festivals to put on that list.

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    Telluride Bluegrass Festival - June 16-19th

    The Telluride Bluegrass Festival is a world-renowned bluegrass festival.  Think four days of carefree dancing, living and a whole lot of music fun! Taking the stage this year will be Emmylou Harris, Ryan Adams, and the Yonder Mountain String Band among many other performers.

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    The Colorado Brewer's Festival - June 24th - 26th

    Cold beer in summer?  Count me in! This iconic annual event will be in its 28th year and is the largest outdoor brewing festival in Colorado.  The weekend will feature 100+ Colorado beers, over 50 breweries, live music and dozens of vendors and food trucks. This year there will be an interactive "Beer School" set up with tastings and demonstrations.

    TSM
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    Greeley Stampede - June 23rd - July 4th

    Dating back to the 1800s, Greeley's Fourth of July celebration is one of the largest in Colorado.  With headliners like Lady Antebellum, Chris Young, and Thomas Rhett hitting the stage this year, you will not want to miss out on the Stampede.

    Todd Harding, TSM
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    Taste of Fort Collins - June 10th - June 12th

    Alternative band The Wombats, Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue and Allen Stone will be hitting the stage in downtown Fort Collins for the Taste of Fort Collins.  Many excellent restaurants from our area will be showcasing their dishes.  Best to come with an empty stomach and ready to relax with some fantastic music.

    Taste of Fort Collins, Facebook
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    Country Jam - June 16th - June 19th

    Four full days of country music in Grand Junction.  Book your camping spots early to see headliners like Blake Shelton, Brad Paisley, Zac Brown Band, Lee Brice, Big & Rich, and so much more!

    Kevin Winter / Dave Kotinsky / Kevin Winter / Ethan Miller, Getty Images