The 2018 Colorado Burning Can Fest at the Lyons Outdoor Games is the perfect weekend for lovers of adventure, beer, music, and camping. Nestled at the base of the Rocky Mountains, Lyons Colorado boasts a natural playground for runners, riders, kayakers, dogs, and climbers. Featuring adventures to see and watch, a mountain-side beer fest with close to 100 breweries, world class athletes, beautiful camping, and a huge concert, the Burning Can Fest at the Lyons Outdoor Games is quickly growing to be one of the top outdoor lifestyle festivals in the U.S.
For a complete list of the participating breweries, to stay up-to-date with additional band announcements, and to purchase tickets, visit www.lyonsburningcan.com.
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The unofficial kick-off to summer is back. The 2018 Burning Can Festival at the Lyons Outdoor Games presented by Oskar Blues Brewery and the Town of Lyons is the ultimate weekend for lovers of adventure, craft beer, music, and camping. Birthplace of Oskar Blues and the original craft beer in a can, and the gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park, Lyons, CO, is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts and beer lovers alike. Pre-sale tickets and onsite camping reservations can be purchased now for the June 2 fest in Lyons’ Bohn Park. This year’s Burning Can lineup includes a beer fest celebrating craft beer in a can featuring 70+ craft breweries, 250+ canned beers, adventure sports, trail running, biking, yoga, a kids’ zone, plus Colorado craft cuisine from popular local vendors. The music and dance vibes will be in full effect with three music headliners: alternative country band Son Volt, rock-n-roll band The Sheepdogs and alternative rock band Mo Lowda & The Humble.
Burning Can Fest at the Lyons Outdoor Games features participant and spectator sport competitions including The La Sportiva Trail Run Relay, a fun-focused team trail running race along the single track trail in the foothills of Lyons. There is even a ‘Beer Relay’ category for runners to drink a beer before each lap. Runners complete as many 5K laps as possible within the four-hour period. Runners will cheers each other post-race with Oskar Blues beers to celebrate their adventure.
Ticket holders are welcome to watch world-class athletes competing in both open and professional competitions. The day's line-up includes BMX/Dirt Jump competitions and Slalom Kayak Competition. The festival’s quirky side shines through with features like “Dock Dogs” dog jumping contests, yoga sessions, a cornhole tournament, and a disc golf tournament.
General admission are $10 and are available HERE or added to a Burning Can ticket package. Tent camping is available on Friday and Saturday nights in Bohn Park. Camping spaces are sold through the event website.
The Burning Can Fest at the Lyons Outdoor Games raises money for Can'd Aid Foundation while collaborating with the Lyons Outdoor Games to raise funds for the Town of Lyons Parks & Rec department. For a full schedule of the day's events, visit: http://www.lyonsburningcan.com