Longmont and the surrounding communities have great regional talent which is showcased at our outstanding downtown music venues. Larger performances at the Dickens Opera House and smaller non-traditional music venues, such as Larry’s Guitar Shop, Sun Rose Café and Barbed Wire Books feature local talent weekly.
The Dickens Opera House
302 Main St., 303.834.9384
Live music, shows and entertainment two and three nights per week. Nationally touring acts such as Tab Benoit, Hazel Miller, Tony Furtado, Trombone Shorty and the Infamous Stringdusters in addition to local up and coming acts and music.
301 Main St., (303) 709-6777
The Speakeasy in the heart of Downtown Longmont features blues and jazz jams, Karaoke, burlesque shows, and live music on Friday and Saturday nights.
Larry’s Guitar Shop
508 5th Ave, 720.340.4169
Larry’s Guitar shop specializes in affordable new and used instruments, interesting vintage items and quality instrument setup and repair. Visit Larry’s Guitar Shop every Thursday for Live Music, 7:30-9p.m.
350 Main St., (303) 827-3163
Jensen Guitars includes a workshop to allow construction of new Custom Built Guitars, Tone Drums, and Dulcimers. Retail items include acoustic and electric guitars, amplifiers, djembes, drums and percussion, many ethnic and eclectic instruments and accessories. Visit their web site for upcoming shows.
Barbed Wire Books
504 Main St. 303.827.3620
Barbed Wire Books offers new and used books at substantially lower prices than chain stores. In store music and events featuring local talent and artists throughout the month. Be sure to check their event calendar for all details.