Flatiron Sounds Music Festival - An Unmissable Day of Music, Food, and Fun at Chautauqua Park

Article Contributed by gratefulweb | Published on Wednesday, May 15, 2024

The Flatiron Sounds Music Festival is set to light up Chautauqua Park with an unforgettable day of music, food, and fun on Sunday, June 16th, 2024. From 1 pm to 7 pm, attendees will be treated to a vibrant celebration of local and national talent, all set against the breathtaking backdrop of the iconic Flatirons. Best of all, this incredible event is completely free!

Event Details:

  • Flatiron Sounds Music Festival
  • Date: Sunday, June 16th, 2024
  • Time: 1 pm - 7 pm
  • Location: Chautauqua Park, 900 Baseline Rd., Boulder, CO
  • Ages: All Ages
  • Website: flatironsounds.com



Prepare to be wowed by an eclectic mix of musical acts that promise to deliver an exhilarating and memorable experience:

Clay Street Unit | photo by Jess Nelson

  • Clay Street Unit: Based out of Denver, CO, this band is deeply rooted in homegrown southern country and folk, branching into the bluegrass sounds of the Appalachian hills. Formed in early 2021, Clay Street Unit brings high-energy performances and a fresh take on American folk and country traditions that will keep you moving. Their recently released debut EP marks the beginning of their journey to push the boundaries of their unique sound. Learn more at claystreetunit.com.

Two Runner

  • Two Runner: Paige Anderson and Emilie Rose form this American Roots duo from Northern California. They embody the hills they grew up in, blending clawhammer banjo, flatpicking guitar, vocal harmonies, and old-time fiddle. Two Runner offers a hip take on the Appalachian feel, creating a sound that is both traditional and innovative. Learn more at tworunnermusic.com.

Jake Leg Band

  • Jake Leg Band: Rooted in tradition but with a fierce commitment to innovation, Jake Leg is forging a unique path through the expansive world of acoustic music. Consisting of award-winning musicians Eric Wiggs, Dylan McCarthy, Justin Hoffenberg, and Aaron Hoffenberg, this band breathes new life into modern progressive bluegrass. With their all-original debut album, "Fire on the Prairie," set to release on May 11, 2024, Jake Leg is poised to make a significant impact in the bluegrass world. Learn more at jakelegmusic.com.

King Cardinal

  • King Cardinal: Founded by Brennan Mackey after a bold move from Chicago to Denver, King Cardinal blends raw roots rock with lush, sonically daring elements of cosmic country and delicate folk. Their debut album, "Great Lakes," showcases the group's exceptional musicianship and emotional depth. King Cardinal's evolution from Mackey's solo project to a full band affair has earned them praise from Marquee Magazine, Westword, and more. Learn more at kingcardinal.com.

Alexa Wildish

  • Alexa Wildish: With a pristine mountain-stream voice and deeply personal songs, Alexa Wildish's music is a journey through the vastness of human emotions. Her blend of Americana, country, and Celtic influences, coupled with her award-winning songwriting, has made her a standout artist. Alexa's adventurous spirit and captivating performances have taken her from living in a van to gracing the stage at the Rocky Mountain Folks Festival and reaching the Playoffs on Season 24 of The Voice. Learn more at alexawildish.com.

Flatiron Sounds Music Festival - An Unmissable Day of Music, Food, and Fun at Chautauqua Park


The Flatiron Sounds Music Festival offers more than just music. Attendees can enjoy:

  • Delicious Food and Drinks: Indulge in a variety of culinary delights from local food trucks, offering everything from gourmet snacks to hearty meals. Quench your thirst with beer, canned cocktails, and non-alcoholic beverages.
  • Artisan Vendors: Discover unique crafts, jewelry, and artworks from local artisans. It's the perfect place to find a special memento or gift.
  • Nonprofit Organizations: Engage with local nonprofits making a difference in the community. Learn about their missions and find out how you can support their efforts.
  • Ice Cream and Coffee: Cool off with delicious ice cream or energize with a freshly brewed cup of coffee while enjoying the festival atmosphere.
  • Stunning Scenery: All of this takes place against the stunning backdrop of the iconic Flatirons, providing a picturesque and inspiring setting for a day of fun and relaxation.

About Flatiron Sounds Music Festival:

The Flatiron Sounds Music Festival is dedicated to celebrating the vibrant music scene in Boulder and beyond. Our mission is to bring together local and national artists, providing a platform for musicians to share their talents and for the community to enjoy a day of free entertainment. Join us for a memorable experience that highlights the best of Boulder’s music, food, and culture.