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Spanish Peaks Festival “Takes Down the Door” Once Again

Last year Take Down the Door gave us a Sunday to remember in two marvelous ways.  The entire band put on a highly energetic Sunday matinee concert, and then, Sunday [...]

May 22nd, 2019|

Spanish Peaks Welcomes the Conifers!

Much like our excitement in having the young Irish group, HighTime, to the Festival this year, we feel equally excited that the Conifers will be making their debut.  The Confiers [...]

May 12th, 2019|

Once Again, From Lunasa…

In 2018 the Spanish Peaks Celtic Music Festival was fortunate to have three fabulous musicians who have all played with Lunasa, the band that the New York Times described as [...]

May 9th, 2019|

HighTime to Make Festival Debut in 2019

The Spanish Peaks International Celtic Music Festival is excited to announce the 2019 Festival debut for HighTime.  This fresh new trio from the heart of Connemara, Ireland combines Irish music [...]

May 5th, 2019|

Announcing Irish Fiddle Legend Kevin Burke

A few days ago we announced the 2019 return of Old Blind Dogs, and renowned fiddle player Jonny Hardie. We're excited to announce that another stellar fiddler, Kevin Burke, will [...]

April 27th, 2019|

Old Blind Dogs are returning in 2019

The Spanish Peaks International Celtic Music Festival is thrilled to announce that Scotland's Old Blind Dogs are returning after a one-year absence.  On a Friday night two Septembers ago they [...]

April 21st, 2019|

Festival Dates Announced for 2019!

Hello Festival followers!  We know that many of you are anxiously waiting for the announcement of the 2019 dates.  We can now tell you.  This year the Festival will run [...]

February 27th, 2019|

Okay, I’m here, but where do I eat?

Good morning! It's day one of the 2018 Spanish Peaks Celtic Music Festival (and hopefully you're here). It won't be long before the questions come into focus in your still [...]

September 20th, 2018|

The Spring Fire, Huerfano County, and the Festival

On June 27th of this summer a small fire started in the Forbes Park area, five miles east of Ft. Garland, on the west side of La Veta Pass.  What [...]

September 12th, 2018|

EARLY BIRD DEADLINE EXTENDED!

Dear Festival goers, Those of you who have considered the Full Festival pass will be pleased to know that we have extended the deadline for "Early Bird" enrollment. Although the [...]

September 4th, 2018|
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