The 6th annual UllrGrass Music & Beer Festival was a big success.  UllrGrass (named for the Norse God of Winter – Ullr -  pronounced ooler) is a winter signature event in Golden. Festival-goers dress in Viking regalia and celebrate community, live music, performing arts and craft beer.  Check back for information on the 2021 festival!



2021 is being planned so please check back for details.  Until then, Visit for the 2020 event details.. 

Here is the lineup that played in 2020!

The January 2020 weekend lineup for UllrGrass Music Festival showcases talent from across Colorado and the US. 

  • UllrGrass All Stars – Drew Emmitt, Adam Aijala, Allie Kral, Andy Thorn and Greg Garrison

  • Coral Creek is a nationally acclaimed Colo-Caribbean Newgrazz band featuring the original music of Chris Thompson and Bill McKay (formerly of Leftover Salmon and Derek Trucks Band).

  • Head for the Hills has been together for 15 years and has been awarded Best Bluegrass in Colorado four times via Denver’s Westword Magazine.

  • Freiya – Women of Bluegrass is a magical Ullr-style collaboration among four of the finest female bluegrass musicians in Colorado. KC Groves leads the quartet on bass, Erin Peet Lukes on Guitar, Natalie Padilla on Fiddle and Bonnie Sims on mandolin.

  • Adam Greuel of Horseshoes & Hand Grenades, brings his guitar and vocals to the stage with an eclectic group of his friends.

  • FY5 combines bluegrass, Americana and folk into an original Colorado sound.

  • Thunder & Rain brings an acoustic sound, living somewhere in between folk, country, bluegrass, and pop.

  • Julian Davis & The Situation, featuring the self-taught stylings of a traveling musician.

  • Laney Lou & The Bird Dogs are an energetic Americana-Folk band that infuses four-part harmonies, engaging songwriting, and rock-n-roll drive into a modern approach to traditional folk music.

  • Rum Creek, fans of both rum and bluegrass, Rum Creek combines Newgrazz and Americana for an all new sound.

  • The Cody Sisters with Jackson Earls, blend Old Time, Swing, Gypsy Jazz, Jazz, Folk, and Modern Bluegrass for a new music experience.

  • The High Road Home, 2019 winners of the UllrGrass Band Competition, bring their Colorado-inspired, new-acoustic sound to the mainstage.

  • Pick & Howl, founded in Denver CO, the progressive bluegrass 5-piece has gained notoriety as both practitioners of Traditional Bluegrass and genre-warping jammers.

  • Ullr’s Funk and Soul Jam

  • Ghost Town Drifters, Denver locals and pizza enthusiasts bring their signature sound and party attitude.

  • Family Band String Band

  • The Wrecklunds are a traditionally modern Bluegrass based out of the west side of the Denver Metro Area.


UllrGrass is a volunteer-powered non-profit event with proceeds benefitting the Kids Music Project by Coral Creek which delivers music education and performance to kids in Colorado.



Please check back for the 2021 event details.