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New Belgium Brewing

New Belgium Brewing

New Belgium Brewing Company, makers of Fat Tire Amber Ale and other Belgian-inspired beers, began operations in a tiny Fort Collins basement in 1991. Today, the third largest craft brewer in the U.S., New Belgium produces seven year-round beers; Fat Tire Amber Ale, Sunshine Wheat, Blue Paddle Pilsner, 1554 Black Ale, Abbey, Mothership Wit and Trippel, as well as a host of seasonal releases. In addition to producing world-class beers, New Belgium takes pride in being a responsible corporate role model with progressive programs such as employee ownership, open book management and a commitment to environmental stewardship.

www.newbelgium.com

  Artistworks Academy of Bluegrass

Artistworks Academy of Bluegrass

The Artistworks Academy of Bluegrass presents the most comprehensive beginner, intermediate and advanced online video lessons for flatpick guitar, banjo, mandolin, fiddle, dobro, bass, and voice - combined with online chat, forums, study materials and exclusive interviews that are accessible 24/7. You'll have everything you need at your fingertips, regardless of your skill level. You can also learn through Video Exchange™ with your teacher and watch everyone else's too!

www.artistworks.com

Eco-Products

Eco-Products

Based in Boulder, CO, Eco-Products has grown from a small eco-friendly distributor in 1990 into the nation’s most recognized brand of environmental foodservice products. Eco-Products is the environmental choice for single-use cups, cutlery, plates and more, all made from recycled and plant-based materials -- green alternatives to traditional disposables. 

www.ecoproducts.com

Renewable Choice Energy

Renewable Choice Energy

Renewable Choice Energy is the national leader in offsetting homes, businesses and institutions with 100% new wind energy. Since 2002 we have worked with thousands of clients nationwide and have facilitated the largest green power purchase in history to Whole Foods Market in early 2006. Renewable Choice provides everyone - from Fortune 500 companies to music festivals to college students in their dorm rooms- the opportunity to choose a cleaner, more sustainable energy source.

www.renewablechoice.com

  Deering Banjos

Deering Banjos

Founded in 1975 by Janet and Greg Deering – over the past 40 years, they have made more than 100,000 banjos and every one of them has been crafted with special attention. Deering is a family-run business; and they regard their craftsmen, suppliers, dealers, and especially their customers as part of the Deering family. Their focus and passion is to create great banjos that enable you, as an artist, to enjoy expressing yourself and your music.

www.deeringbanjos.com

Gibson Musical Instruments

Gibson Musical Instruments

From the hills of Kentucky over the walls of time, Gibson instruments have pioneered and carried the pure traditions of American music down through the generations.  Gibson Original: at the heart of high lonesome since the music began.

www.gibson.com

Beard Guitars

Beard Guitars

Beard Guitars is proud to sponsor the 2016  RockyGrass Bluegrass Dobro Contest. Designed and Built to meet the demands of touring professionals, Beard Guitars are constructed entirely in Hagerstown, MD by respected Luthier Paul Beard. Paul Beard has been building resonator guitars since 1985, innovating with new technologies and techniques while honoring the tradition of the Dopyera family. Today, Beard Guitars are enjoyed by fans, serious amateurs and touring professionals like Jerry Douglas, Andy Hall, LeRoy Mack, and the late Mike Auldridge.

www.BeardGuitars.com

C.F. Martin & Co. 

Martin Guitars

For well over a century and a half, The Martin Guitar Company has been continuously producing acoustic instruments that are acknowledged to be the finest in the world. The Martin Guitar Company has, through the years, managed to survive with each succeeding generation from C. F. Martin, Sr.’s Stauffer influenced creations of the 1830s to recent developments introduced by C. F. Martin IV. Continuous operation under family management is a feat bordering on the remarkable, reflecting six generations of dedication to the guitarmaker’s craft.

www.mguitar.com

Nechville Banjos

Nechville Banjos

Originating in the mid 1980s, Nechville Musical Products has blossomed into a world leader of banjo innovation and design. Functional design, comfort and playability make Nechvilles stand apart. Nechville fulfills the needs of all performers from the grass roots all the way to top entertainers with their high quality, thought-out and trouble-free designs.

www.nechville.com

Klean Kanteen

J.F. Devereux Violins

ack Devereux served as an apprentice to renowned violin maker Jonathan Cooper of Portland ME, before returning to Asheville, NC to establish his own shop. Jack also tours with the bluegrass band Town Mountain.

 

 Meier Skis

Meier Skis

Meier Skis, based in Denver, Colorado, manufactures skis out of locally harvested Colorado Aspen and Pine Beetle Kill resulting in an award winning light and poppy ride. The handmade manufacturing process combined with the use of locally sourced materials may very well make Meier Skis the most sustainable ski manufactured in the world. Meier Skis, handmade skis from Colorado trees.

www.meierskis.com

Lucky Turtle Craft Extracts

Lucky Turtle Craft Extracts

Science-Perfected, Superior Concentrates With a deep background in the sciences, we produce only the finest possible products. We use only the safest, science-perfected, supercritical CO2 solvent processes to provide exceptional small-batch extracts and edibles. Our recreational products are tailored to the active Colorado lifestyle. We love it here and our products reflect that love with as many natural and organic ingredients as possible.

www.turtleextracts.com

Ear Trumpet Labs

Ear Trumpet Labs

We build studio-quality modern microphones out of re-purposed objects and materials with designs that evoke the industrial glamor of the 1930s and 40s.

www.eartrumpetlabs.com

 Allegro Handcrafted Coffee

Allegro Handcrafted Coffee

Allegro Coffee set out to share a vision of great coffee by establishing one of Colorado's first specialty coffee companies. Backed by three generations of coffee expertise, and founded in 1977 in Boulder, Colorado, Allegro was one of the first Certified Organic Roasters as of 1985. Allegro was purchased by Whole Foods Market in 1997 based on a similar goal to provide customers with the best tasting products sourced in a sustainable & environmentally conscious manner.

www.allegrocoffee.com

Boulder Weekly

Boulder Weekly

As Boulder County’s only independently owned newspaper, Boulder Weekly is dedicated to illuminating truth, advancing justice and protecting the First Amendment through ethical, no-holds-barred journalism and thought-provoking opinion writing. Free every Thursday since 1993, the Weekly also offers the county’s most comprehensive arts and entertainment coverage.

www.boulderweekly.com

Eldorado Natural Spring Water 

Eldorado Natural Spring Water

Eldorado Natural Spring Water bottles and delivery’s spring water that comes from a spring located in the foothills of the Colorado Rocky Mountains. The water is naturally purified as it rises through layers of sandstone under its own artesian pressure. The water is bottled with the utmost of care in its natural state and is not chemically treated in any way. This pure water is considered by many as the best-tasting water in the world.

www.eldoradosprings.com

Klean Kanteen

Klean Kanteen

Klean Kanteen is a small, family-owned and operated company, located in Chico, California. Since 2004, Klean Kanteen has produced and distributed durable, stainless steel beverage containers as an alternative to single-use and plastic bottles.  As a company, Klean Kanteen is characterized by an enduring commitment to product and service excellence.  Klean Kanteen customers are treated like good neighbors, partners like dear friends, and goals are kept simple: to provide customers affordable, high quality, beverage containers and accessories that are good for them, and good for the planet.

www.kleankanteen.com

  D'Addario Strings

D'Addario Strings

D'Addario are manufacturers of fine strings for guitars, basses, banjos, mandolins, and countless other lesser known stringed instruments. D'Addario is committed to being an environmentally concious company and has been environmentally friendly since 1991.

www.daddario.com

Dr. Bronner's ALL-ONE! 

Dr. Bronner's ALL-ONE!

Dr. Bronner's is a family business committed to honoring the vision of our founder Dr. E.H. Bronner by making socially and environmentally responsible products of the highest quality, and by dedicating our profits to help make a better world.

www.drbronner.com