Overall stats for Country Jam 2022

Jun 27th, 2022

The Mesa County Sheriff’s Office, Colorado State Patrol, and Lower Valley Fire Protection District along with state and federal partners were on-site during Country Jam, a three-day country music festival located in Mack, Colorado.

The Mesa County Sheriff’s Office and Colorado State Liquor Enforcement under-aged drinking enforcement team made 65 arrests resulting in 65 summons issued for alcohol violations. All citations were referred to Country Jam security for removal from festival grounds. A full breakdown of the underage liquor infractions is listed below.

2022 Country Jam Stats*                                          

Total Summons Issued: 65

  • Minor in Possession/Alcohol Offenses: 61
  • Fake ID: 1
  • Other Crime: 3

Colorado State Patrol made five proactive DUI arrests and conducted 137 traffic stops. It's important to note there were zero DUI-related crashes during the music festival this year.

During the three-day festival, Lower Valley Fire Protection District treated 90 patients on-site with 9 transports to local hospitals. Medical-related incidents included heat-related/dehydration, alcohol/overdose, wound care, orthopedic, cardiac, respiratory, and seizures. Lower Valley also responded to two fire-related incidents.

Mesa County Sheriff's Deputies made three arrests during the festival. Charges include Trespassing, Restraining Order Violation, and Criminal Mischief. Deputies are also investigating a report of a sexual assault. In addition, deputies responded to several calls of intoxicated subjects and a found lost child who was reunited with their parents.

To view last year's stats, click here.