Live Nation nixes Fraser festival | SkyHiNews.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Live Nation nixes Fraser festival

Sky-Hi News Staff

Festival organizer Live Nation Entertainment has cancelled plans for the Touch the Sun Music Festival near Fraser, Grand County officials confirmed Wednesday morning.

County Planner Bill Gray said Live Nation informed the county that it wouldn’t be hosting the festival on Monday evening, Feb. 8.

Gray confirmed that the cancellation was related to the Grand County Board of Commissioners’ refusal to raise the attendance cap for the festival from 15,000 to 20,000.

Representatives for Live Nation told the board during a Jan. 26 hearing that the festival would likely be cancelled if the board didn’t raise the original cap set during a hearing on Nov. 30.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Grand County make the Sky-Hi News' work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User