Night Plane plays Music on the Mountain on Saturday night
Music on the Mountain, Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park’s mountaintop concert series, continues this week on Saturday, May 31, when Night Plane takes the stage for an evening of acoustic rock. Guests can ride the tram or bus free from the floor of the Roaring Fork Valley with the donation of a canned food item for the LIFT-UP community food pantry. At last week’s Summer Kick-off Party and first Music on the Mountain concert, guests donated 1,079 cans of food, bringing the total number collected since the series began in 2009 to 32,250.
Night Plane’s Haden Gregg and Jimmy Dykann are longtime Roaring Fork Valley locals; these singers and songwriters are joined by John Zajicek for original selections and cover tunes. The can-for-a-tram or bus rides begin at 4 p.m. The band plays from 6-10 p.m. This week’s concert is sponsored by the Lift FM, one of AlwaysMountainTime.com’s 11 radio stations in Colorado mountain resort communities.
The Lookout Grille and Snack Shack will be open for dinner and refreshments, and guests can enjoy the park’s rides and attractions during the events. The outdoor rides are open until dusk; the Laser Tag arena and 4D Motion Theater are open until the park closes.
The Music on the Mountain series continues on Saturday, June 7, with Poser, classic rock; Saturday, June 14, with The Bobby Mason Band, rock ‘n’ roll; Saturday, Aug. 9, with Fifty50, classic rock; Saturday, Aug. 16, with Already Gone, classic rock; Saturday, Aug. 23, with the Caleb Dean Band, country music and Western swing; Saturday, Sept. 6, with The Goodman Band, classic rock and Stevie Ray Vaughan cover tunes; Sunday, Sept. 7, for Christian Music on the Mountain with The New Creation Church Worship Team and Jerry Alcorta (free tram rides begin at 2 p.m. for this special Sunday event and the bands play from 4-8 p.m.); Saturday, Sept. 13, with Let them Roar, rock/country; and Saturday, Sept. 20, with The Missing Link Band, classic rock.
The park is open until 10 p.m. during all Saturday Music on the Mountain events. On Sunday, Sept. 7, the park will be open until 8 p.m. for the Christian music concert. More information about the park, including hours of operation and a list of which attractions are open, can be found at GlenwoodCaverns.com or by calling 800-530-1635 or 970-945-4228, ext. 0.
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