Marquez Rodriguez takes a moment from to reflect from the outdoor pavilion at the top of Ruby Hill Park in West Denver on Thursday, October 13, 2011. Lindsay Pierce, YourHub

Marquez Rodriguez takes a moment from to reflect from the outdoor pavilion at the top of Ruby Hill Park in West Denver on Thursday, October 13, 2011. Lindsay Pierce, YourHub

By Ray Mark Rinaldi

DENVER (CBS4) – Denver will be getting another concert venue.

On Monday the city announced a new amphitheater for Ruby Hill Park. A nonprofit group called Levitt Pavilions is pledging $1.2 million to help build it. Bond money and private donations will cover the rest of the cost.

The city hopes to break ground on the 7,500 seat amphitheater in 2015. When it opens the following year it will host more than 50 free concerts a year along with other events.

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