Briarfest Main Stage Lineup

Briarfest will offer a wide variety of top quality entertainment at no charge! Live, energetic, musical entertainment that will make you dance and sing!

The Briarfest stage will close at 11:00pm on Friday and Saturday.
Sunday's entertainment will run until 5:00pm.

Brian Hepperle with Heps DJ will be the Main Stage emcee.




A six-piece band playing pop, rock, country, southern rock, and classic rock.

Show Time:  Saturday,  September 8,  7:00pm - 11:00pm


SOFAKILLERS is the hottest cover band in southern Colorado. They are based out of Colorado Springs but travel throughout the area to play everything from Maroon 5 to Judas Priest. Pop, rock, country, southern rock, classic rock, you name it! SofaKillers plays weddings, birthday parties, festivals, public events, corporate events, divorce parties, holiday parties and clubs throughout southern Colorado. They perform songs from a wide variety of artists, including: Def Leppard, Bon Jovi, Journey, Queen, Maroon 5, Gin Blossoms, Three Doors Down, Tim McGraw, Brooks and Dunn, Stray Cats, Alice in Chains, The Commodores, Duran Duran, Devo, The Police, Kid Rock, Nirvana, Guns n' Roses, The Rolling Stones, Billy Idol, Van Halen, Garth Brooks, Santana, Stone Temple Pilots, Bad Company, John Cougar Mellencamp, GreenDay and many many more!





A seven-piece band playing New Wave and modern rock classics of the 80's.

Show Time:  Saturday,  September 8,  tbd:00pm - tbd:00pm


MIXTAPE is a different kind of 80's band. They dig deeper into the New Wave and modern rock classics of the era that don't get touched by most 80's bands. Follow them at @MixTapeColorado on Twitter:

Band Members:

Rich Normandie - Bass

Allison Barton - Vocals

Michael Arsenault - Guitar/Keys/Vocals

Rochelle Lira - Vocals

Josiah Micheletti - Lead Guitar

Ed Melendez - Keys/Vocal

John Dane - Drums




Check back often, as we continue to round out our Activities Schedule to make the Briarfest 2018 stage a place that you won’t want to miss!