Volunteer group remove more than 22kg of chewing gum from seats of Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Friends of Red Rocks, who said that they undertook the task in order to “preserve the magic” of the venue.Chewing gum is technically banned at Red Rocks, alongside other items such as umbrellas, bullhorns and alcohol, but it evidently has not stopped people from bringing it onto the site and disposing of it under their seats.Huge THANK YOU to the Friends of Red Rocks Gum Scraping Crew!!! They have been removing the gum from under the benches @…Posted by Friends of Red Rocks Nonprofit on Sunday, January 28, 2024“Gum is not even permitted inside the amphitheatre, but how do you prevent that? People have it in their purses, in their pockets,” said Pia Valeriana, one of the volunteers, to FOX31.“It’s disrespectful of this natural wonder we want to preserve in its most pristine way,” she continued. “We just want people to be aware, and don’t take this place for granted.