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Phish Concert To Feature 'Trip Tent' For Drug Takers To Avoid Jail

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TELLURIDE -- With the jam band Phish coming to Telluride in August for two sold-out concerts, law enforcement and emergency responders are gearing up for what some have suggested may be an "iconic event" for followers of the band with the potential to draw as many as 2,000 to 5,000 "phans" above and beyond the 9,000 who have already secured tickets for each show.

Given the expectation of drug use at the shows the town will employ a novel-to-Telluride approach to dealing with it in as non-punitive a manner as possible.

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