View Full Version : The Gorge Amphitheatre | George, WA | Aug 29-31, 2014

01-23-2014, 03:35 PM
The Gorge Amphitheatre (http://www.livenation.com/Jiffy-Lube-Live-tickets-Bristow/venue/172099)
Friday, August 29th through Sunday, August 31st 2014
George, WA





Venue Information (per the Almanac)
The Gorge Amphitheater is one of, if not the, most famous venues in dmb history. Aside from Trax and Floodzone, it is the most often visited venue by the band and has been sold out every show they've played.

It is located on the picturesque edge of a cliff overlooking the Columbia river gorge in the remote deserts of central Washington state. The majestic view is enough to take anyone's breath away let alone the experiences of camping with friends underneath a crystal clear view of the Milky Way's spiral arms as well as swimming in the refreshing Columbia river.

Nevertheless, impressive scenery and great camaraderie is not the only attraction for dmb fans to this venue. Shows in the past have consistently featured the rarest setlists of the tour and are performed with exceptional zeal and energy. So when the band decided to release their first box set, the choice was obvious.

All things considered, it is no surprise that the band's annual runs at the Gorge have become not only the best place to see both DMB and mother nature at their finest but also a mandatory pilgrimage for any enthusiastic dmb fan.

754 Silica Rd. NW
George, WA 98848

Opening Act:

Past DMB Shows:
Entirely too many to list, visit: http://dmbalmanac.com/VenueStats.aspx?vid=1332

Most Played Songs:
Two Step (18)
#41 (18)
Tripping Billies (17)
Jimi Thing (17)
Rapunzel (17)
Grey Street (17)

Guest Appearances:
Entirely too many to list.

Seating Chart:


01-23-2014, 03:36 PM
noticed a lot of chatter about this place, figured a thread wouldn't hurt, even if I'm not going.....

01-23-2014, 03:43 PM
I really wanna get out there for DMB sometime but I can never justify the financial burden

01-23-2014, 03:56 PM
every year I say "next year," but it's really just too big an expense. $500/ticket for a flight....then a rental car, lodging, tickets, etc. It's nuts to even think about.

01-23-2014, 04:30 PM
noticed a lot of chatter about this place, figured a thread wouldn't hurt, even if I'm not going.....

Hey, a few of us were chatting about Hartford just the other day, where's that thread?? :lol

01-23-2014, 05:10 PM
every year I say "next year," but it's really just too big an expense. $500/ticket for a flight....then a rental car, lodging, tickets, etc. It's nuts to even think about.

Yeah, cant do it. Not from Michigan. Even still, I always over spend on my DMB stops every summer. Ive started leaving an extra $100 aside for my Deer Creek trip, knowing I'll probably have under-budgeted

01-24-2014, 09:56 AM
Hey, a few of us were chatting about Hartford just the other day, where's that thread?? :lol

'Coming right up! :lol

03-07-2014, 03:27 PM
Making my first trip out there this year. I'm looking forward to seeing it for the first (and probably last, due to expense and family commitments) time.

03-07-2014, 03:39 PM
good choice this year, with the caravan style. :upyours

03-07-2014, 05:01 PM
good choice this year, with the caravan style. :upyours

Yeah, that's definitely a nice bonus. A lot of extra music to justify the long trip.

03-26-2014, 10:08 PM
we can't wait to have you Huff!!!!!!!

03-28-2014, 07:55 AM

my first time was in 2012. going back this year. friggin pumped.

03-28-2014, 09:07 PM
I want to see DMB there someday.

06-22-2014, 12:09 AM
69 days till gorge

06-23-2014, 08:21 AM
Dragging their feet on this 'Caravan' lineup, huh?

06-24-2014, 10:28 AM
they've already got our money, why should they feel rushed

06-24-2014, 07:26 PM
Come on spoon

07-17-2014, 01:44 PM

07-17-2014, 01:50 PM

07-18-2014, 12:24 PM
Shovels n rope I guess just play one day

07-23-2014, 08:43 PM
36 days till gorge!!!!!

08-05-2014, 09:54 AM
we can't wait to have you Huff!!!!!!!

69 days till gorge

36 days till gorge!!!!!

That's some DMBFamily stuff right there....

08-12-2014, 01:48 PM
I'm wondering where to camp this year. I haven't been the last few years but I loved camping at Vantage. I just got an email saying that the river is closed (wtf?) because the dam is broken. Any better places to camp. I've camped at wildhorse and the premier camping. Both were okayish but you're really packed in there.

08-13-2014, 12:04 AM
I can't guarantee better, but I know of some primitive camping that is close. Very cheap as well. Send me a PM if that might interest you.

16 days till gorge, be there or be square

08-13-2014, 12:40 AM
The Lovely Ladies won't be square.

08-13-2014, 12:05 PM
schedule for each band & day posted:


Brandi Carlile each day on the main stage 6 - 7 PM

Caravan side stage:
3 - 3:50 PM - Moon Taxi
4 - 4:50 PM - JD McPherson
5 - 5:50 PM - Shovels and Rope

3 - 3:50 PM - Betsy Olson
4 - 4:50 PM - Bombino
5 - 5:50 PM - Ana Tijoux

3 - 3:50 PM - David Ryan Harris
4 - 4:50 PM - Dumpstaphunk
5 - 5:50 PM - Blind Pilot

08-15-2014, 12:27 PM
so, how big is the PIT at the gorge?

have two PIT tickets for friday night... not sure if i want to do pit though, especially if it is small / oversold. might try to trade them for seats.

08-15-2014, 01:22 PM
It's big

08-22-2014, 04:24 PM
anyone got any good pictures of the seats at the gorge? trying to figure out what the view is like from the middle of the lower side section.

08-22-2014, 09:13 PM
I have not been to the gorge since 2004, going this year and wondering if there are any side screens, as we have seats all the over on the right side of section 201.

08-24-2014, 05:26 PM
I just got an awful feeling that the special stuff they bring to the Gorge this year is going to be the 2001 Lunch Lady shit. Goddamn I hope I'm wrong. I honestly was positive that they'd cause Smooth Rider, DG, etc to come back so hopefully I'm wrong about this too

08-24-2014, 11:57 PM
Not those songs but the ladies will ruin one night

08-25-2014, 11:39 AM
Anyone else from here staying at the BW Plus at Lake Moses?

08-25-2014, 06:52 PM
i have made my peace with the fact that we'll get no debuts and the ladies three nights in a row. just gonna have some fun.

08-25-2014, 10:19 PM
Yeah I'll just increase the booze factor probably

09-05-2014, 09:33 PM
still the best ever. looking forward to 20th anniversary next year.

09-06-2014, 03:19 PM
It was great

08-18-2015, 07:56 PM
we need a 2015 thread, please?

08-22-2015, 02:57 PM
we need a 2015 thread, please?

agreed! making my first trek out there this year

08-23-2015, 01:34 AM
You will get a thread in DMBc after the CO shows with Bela are over and you will like it.