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Artists on the Rise

Dairy Block is excited to be launching Artists on the Rise, an ongoing campaign designed to highlight top Mile High talents. Each month, a different emerging Colorado musician will step into the spotlight to enjoy a wide variety of activations, including live concerts in the Alley.
Artists on the Rise

June Spotlight: Andy Hackbarth

Colorado singer/songwriter Andy Hackbarth will be highlighted as the June Artist on the Rise!

Hackbarth is an award-winning vocalist, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter based in Saguache, Colorado. An acclaimed classical guitarist with six albums to his name, Hackbarth has been touring worldwide for the past 15 years, most recently as a headline performer with several top cruise ship companies.

Hackbarth will be holding two FREE outdoor Artists on the Rise concerts in the Alley at Dairy Block in June:

– Saturday, June 12th 6-8PM

– Sunday, June 13th 3-5PM

View details on his upcoming performances HERE!

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July Spotlight: David Lawrence & The Spoonful

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Dairy Block is excited to announce that David Lawrence & the Spoonful will be highlighted as the July Artist on the Rise!

David Lawrence is a professional musician who has called Colorado home for over a decade. His original sound features finger-picking Delta blues and roots-Americana blended with soulful vocals and Gypsy-infused jazz guitar.

David Lawrence & the Spoonful’s live, FREE performances will take place in the Dairy Block Alley on:

Friday, July 23rd – 7 p.m.
Sunday, July 25th – 6 p.m.

View concert details HERE!

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Artists on the Rise Official Rules

Promotion Description: Artists on the Rise (the “Promotion”) is sponsored by ZBlock Association (“Dairy Block”), located at 1800 Wazee Street, Denver, CO. (“Dairy Block”). The Promotion is open to all legal residents of Colorado who are at least 18 years of age and are musical performers (each, a “Artist”). Each month of the Promotion, Dairy Block will select one Artist to highlight and promote. Nomination forms must include responses for all required fields to be eligible. Nominations must be received by 11:59 pm MDT on the second Monday each month in order to be considered for the following month’s featured Artist. One nomination submission per person for each Artist. Each month of the Promotion, Dairy Block will select one Artist to highlight from all eligible entries, based on required field criteria. Artist will be contacted on or about the third Monday of the month, and upon completing all required forms, will be featured by Dairy Block as an Artist on the Rise for the following month. The exact dates of selecting Artists and notifying winners are subject to change and are at the sole discretion of Dairy Block. Employees and relatives of employees of Dairy Block are not eligible to enter the Promotion.

License: Winning Artists consent to the use of their names, photographs or other likeness, video recordings of their performances and statements in post-Promotion materials, on Dairy Block’s website and/or social media pages, relating to the Promotion and Dairy Block, without further compensation, notification or permission in any publicity or advertising carried out by Dairy Block or any related entities in any media without territorial or time limitation, except where prohibited by law.

Limitation of Liability: Dairy Block will not be liable or responsible for any change in the Promotion or activities in connections thereto. Dairy Block reserves the right to substitute a prize of equivalent or greater value, at Dairy Block’s sole and absolute discretion, if, for any reason, all or any portion of a promotion package is or becomes unavailable. Selection as an Artist is not transferrable.
By participating in the Promotion, Participants waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages, attorneys’ fees, or any damages other than actual out-of-pocket costs or losses that may arise in connection with participation in the Promotion or acceptance, possession, and use of any Prize. Dairy Block is not be responsible for cancellation of the Promotion or any event related thereto, for any reason.

Applicable Laws: This Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial and municipal laws. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Promotion Rules, or the rights and obligations of Participant and Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of Colorado without regard to conflicts of law principles. All entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the Federal, state and local courts of Denver.