Surf Hotel Announces Halloween Concert in the Ivy Ballroom Featuring Twang Is Dead with Arthur Lee Land, Featuring Multiple Renowned Colorado Artists

Article Contributed by Brand + Bash | Published on Monday, October 24, 2022

The Surf Hotel announces a special Halloween Concert, Monday, October 31st in the Ivy Ballroom featuring Colorado-based band Twang is Dead. Led by Arthur Lee Land, Twang Is Dead is a Colorado community art project featuring a fresh new take on Grateful Dead songs.

Guest artists for the evening will include Brian McRae (Kyle Hollingsworth Band and Kyle Hollingsworth Band) on drums and EDM Loops along with Charlie Mertens (Rapidgrass, Thievery Corp) on bass, and master violinist Coleman Smith (Rapidgrass, Coletrain Music Academy) who will bring his extraordinary fiddle playing to the mix on select songs.

“The Surf Hotel in Buena Vista is one of our favorite venues in Colorado. Our Halloween show will be different than our previous Surf shows. We will be mixing in a thumping electronic EDM Rave Dance Party element with transcendent visuals into our mix of Colorado Twang & Funk” said Arthur Lee Land.

Tickets may be purchased here:  

    Date: Monday, Oct 31, 2022

    Doors: 7:30pm | Show: 8pm

    Location: Ivy Ballroom at Surf Hotel

    Tickets: $30 (children 12 & under are free)

About the Ivy Ballroom: Overlooking the waves of the Buena Vista Whitewater Park, the Surf Hotel’s beautifully detailed Ivy Ballroom is designed to host a range of intimate, world-class events ranging from seated dinners to epic concerts, weddings, and feature films. Named Top 10 Best Small-Town Music Venues by Colorado Magazine, the Ivy Ballroom - conveniently located inside the Surf Hotel - is quickly becoming a sought-after venue for both artists and concert-goers alike. Since its opening in 2018, the Ivy Ballroom has hosted a plethora of renowned musicians, from The Motet to Leftover Salmon, Keller Williams, Rapidgrass, Andrew Marlin, The Polish Ambassadors, Rising Appalachia, and more. The Ivy Ballroom boasts an elite sound system and lighting as well as unmatched views of the Arkansas River.