Heart for Hayden Music Fest 2016 @ Cheers Semi Finals


Heart for Hayden Music Fest 2016 @ Cheers runs every Friday and Saturday from October 7th through December 16th 2016 (excluding Oct 28th and 29th). This event showcases some of the best original bands in Colorado with big rewards for the best performing bands. Come support local original music and vote for the bands you want to see win!

Denver Xposer Magazine is Media sponsor for this event, check out the schedule and don’t miss out on this great lineup for a great cause.

Bookmark this page for results and photos from the event as they become available.

Semi Finals Schedule: Dec 2nd to Dec 10th
3 band nights bands draw straws for time lots at 8pm one band member has to be there. Show starts 9pm




Dec 2nd
Filthy Heathens
The Cutthroat Drifters

Photos by John Root

 Dec 3rd
Drone Livingston
Lets Face It

Photos by John Root


 Dec 9th
Scarlet Canary
River Run

Photos by John Root

Dec 10th
Johnny Got Rox
Michael Morrow & The Culprits
Jaded Poet

Photos by John Root



21+ event $5 at the door
A portion of proceeds from the event go to benefit Judi’s House

A fourth band could be added on any of the 3 band nights.

Schedule subject to Change

The top eight bands from the 2nd round based on overall score will advance to the semifinal round. The Semi Finals will consist of two shows with each show having four bands on the lineup. The scoring remains the same 60% judges and %40 in house votes. The top four highest scoring bands will move on to the Finals. The bands will draw straws at 7:30pm and the first band will take the stage at 8:30pm.

The top four bands based on overall score move on to the finals. The Finals are a single show in which all four bands will play. The scoring for the Finals changes to 75% Judges and 25% in house voting. The bands will draw straws at 7pm and the previous years winner will open the show at 8pm with the finalists playing their sets at 9pm, 10pm,11pm and 12am. After the final set is played and voting is closed we will count the votes and judges scores and announce the winners.