Mile High Music Festival Announced

Dave Matthews Band and Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers top the bill for the first outing of the Mile High Music Festival near Denver.

The July 19-20 event will be held on five stages spread out across 24 soccer fields next to Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, about nine miles from downtown Denver, and will also feature food from many of the city’s top restaurants, an artists’ village, misting tents and more.

The current lineup is:

Saturday 7/19
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
Michael Franti & Spearhead
Steve Winwood
Citizen Cope
Andrew Bird
Josh Ritter
State Radio
J.J. Grey & Mofro
Bob Schneider
Brett Dennen
Newton Faulkner
Born In The Flood

Sunday 7/20
Dave Matthews Band
John Mayer
The Black Crowes
Rodrigo y Gabriela
Flogging Molly
Colbie Caillat
The Roots
Leftover Salmon
Martin Sexton
Ingrid Michaelson
Grace Potter and the Nocturnals
Tea Leaf Green
Rose Hill Drive
The New Mastersounds
Serena Ryder
The Photo Atlas

Additional artists will be announced in the coming weeks.

Tickets go on sale March 29 at and and at select Dick’s Sporting Goods stores. Tickets are $150 for a two-day pass, with a limited number of single-day tickets available for $85. Two-day VIP packages are also available.