Concert of the Year

Gold: Bands in Backyard

23344 E. US Highway 50, (719) 583-0844

Take a large tract of land, add nearly a dozen high profile musical acts and thousands of fans and what do you get? The people’s favorite concert in Pueblo, Bands in the Backyard. Promoter Tommy Giodone hosts what may be the hottest ticket in town every year in his backyard in Vineland where people camp and enjoy food, music and more at this huge party. Last year headliners included Kid Rock and country music legends Alabama as well as 3 Doors Down and many others.

Silver: Andy Grammer with Olivia Colletti

Southwest Motors Events Center 1001 Beulah Ave.

Bronze: Colorado State Fair

1001 Beulah Ave., (719) 404-2071