Moab Music Festival • GROTTO III: GERMAN MASTERPIECES
September 11, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm MDT
Embark on a unique musical journey that combines an adrenaline-pumping jet boat ride down the Colorado River and a transcendental music experience in a naturally sculpted wilderness grotto.
These events, a hallmark of MMF, blend the mesmerizing beauty of nature with soul-stirring musical performances, offering a once-in-a-lifetime experience as hailed by Fodors. The concert pays homage to the deep emotions encapsulated by Brahms and the lively spirit of Mendelssohn.
The Colorado River Wilderness Grotto is nature’s theater, a secluded alcove etched from the iconic red rocks. It offers an unparalleled acoustic experience, shielded from the sun, where music reverberates with added depth and emotion.
Check-In and MMF Free Concert Shuttle: Attendees should head to Aarchway Inn (1551 N Riverview Dr). Ample parking is available on the building’s north side. However, note that parking is prohibited at the boat ramp.
Concert Address: Colorado River Wilderness Grotto.
Scheduling: Check-in starts at 11:00 am, with the shuttle set to depart at 11:30 am. Post-concert, the shuttle will facilitate immediate returns.
Eligibility: The concert welcomes individuals aged 12 and above.
Concert Setting: While the concert is held outdoors, patrons can take solace in the grotto’s shade.
Attire: Attendees should opt for comfortable outdoor clothing and shoes tailored for desert terrains. Seating arrangements involve camp chairs, which will be provided.
Amenities: Attendees are encouraged to bring along lunches to consume during the shuttle ride. Post-performance, a light reception comprising wine, beer, and hors d’oeuvres will be available. It is also crucial to bring a filled water bottle and ensure hydration throughout the day.
Ticket Information: The non-refundable ticket is priced at $425, with $200 being tax-deductible. The proceeds aid educational and community outreach programs. Swapping tickets between concerts isn’t permissible.