Options for weekend fun beyond the Springs

By Michelle Karas Updated: July 13, 2017 at 6:38 am • Published: July 13, 2017 0
photo - Hall and Oates perform at the Allstate Arena on Monday, May 15, 2017, in Rosemont, IL. (Photo by Rob Grabowski/Invision/AP)
Hall and Oates perform at the Allstate Arena on Monday, May 15, 2017, in Rosemont, IL. (Photo by Rob Grabowski/Invision/AP)

Daryl Hall and John Oates, Tears for Fears

Rock and soul duo Hall & Oates will make a lot of fans' dreams come true when they perform with Tears for Fears at Fiddler's Green Ampitheatre in Greenwood Village on Saturday. Expect to hear the Philadelphia-based rockers perform fan favorites such as "Kiss on My List," "Maneater" and "You Make My Dreams." Together since the early 1970s, they have sold more than 60 million albums with eight No. 1 singles. There also will be an acoustic performance by soul singer Allen Stone. The all-ages show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $35 for lawn seating and up to $149.95 for reserved seats, axs.com

2017 Wine & Jazz Festival

Head to the mountains Saturday and Sunday for the Wine and Jazz Festival in Keystone. Jazz performers include Michael Lington, Scruffy Pearls, Joel Rodney Siemion, Brian Simpson Band, Phil Denny Band and Vincent Ingala. There will be free gondola rides, wine seminars including "Say Cheese (and Wine) - Finding the Perfect Cheese for your Wine" and "Willy Wonka's Wild Wine Ride," food vendors and activities for the kids. Tickets: $25-$100; some events free. Info: https://goo.gl/YM9J85

Drums Along the Rockies

If you're looking to march to a different drummer - or an entire drum corps - head to Drums Along the Rockies at Sports Authority Field at Mile High Stadium in Denver on Saturday. The evening of marching music kicks off at 6:30 p.m. "showcasing the precision, passion, and power of elite drum corps affiliated with DCI (Drum Corps International) - Marching Music's Major League," according to a news release. The event is hosted by Denver's Blue Knights, eight young musicians from the Colorado Springs area, and the lineup features competitive drum and bugle corps from around the U.S. Tickets and info: 1-888-306-DRUM or www.drumsalongtherockies.com.

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