acoustic 24th annual Mountain Music Festival, Soda Springs Park, 1016 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Free. Acoustic and folk music performances by an eclectic mix of local and national artists. Aug. 25-27. Call Cripple Creek Dulcimers at 685-9655 or visit mmf2006.blogspot.com for more.
Black Rose Acoustic Society Events: Open-stage nights with headline performers on the second and fourth Fridays of the month, 7 p.m., at the Black Forest Community Center, corner of Black Forest and Shoup roads, $3-$5. Open-stage nights on the fourth Saturday of each month, 7 p.m. at Benet Hill Center, 2577 N. Chelton Road, $2. Also offering many jams for different acoustic and folk instruments and classes. Call 633-3660 or visit blackroseacoustic.org for more.
classical Timeless Jewish Music Concert, Temple Beit Torah, 522 E. Madison St. $10. Featuring Ofer Ben-Amots, Abram Minzer, Barbara Hardin, Gail and John Carpenter and Lee Cathy Highfield. Sun., Sept. 10, 3-5:45 p.m. Call 573-0841 for more.
other music Fiddles, Vittles and Vino Bluegrass and Culinary Festival, Rock Ledge Ranch, 3202 Chambers Way. $5-$30. Featuring food, music and much more. Sat., Aug. 26, noon to 9:30 p.m. Call 578-6777 or visit fiddlesvittlesandvino.com for more.
USAFA Band with the Falconaires Jazz Band, Acacia Park, 115 E. Platte Ave. Free. Attend this concert as part of the Jazz in the Parks series. Wed., Aug. 30, 6 p.m. Call 556-9952 for more.
Gettin' Down Downtown Free Summer Concert Series, America the Beautiful Park, 126 Cimino Drive. Presenting live music on rain-free Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m. Joe Uveges and friends, Aug. 30. Call 785-3235 or visit gettindowndowntown.com for more.
Manitou Springs 2006 Street Performer Program, various spots along Manitou and Cañon avenues through Sept. 3. Fri., 5-8 p.m., Sat. and Sun., 1-4 p.m. Contact the Manitou Springs Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau at 685-5089 for schedule and more.
Woodland Music Series, Ute Pass Cultural Center, 210 E. Midland Ave., Woodland Park. Saturdays, free; Fridays, $6-$10. Presenting Friday night and Saturday afternoon concerts in and on the green next to the cultural center. Sept. 8-9. Fri., 7 p.m., Sat., 2 p.m. Call 719/687-5284 for more.
Sacred Concert Series, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave. Concerts by top quality, professional Christian artists from around the world. Sons and Brothers, Sept. 10. Visit fumc-cs.org or call 471-4361 for tickets and more information.