Telluride Festivals and Events

Jeff Austin

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 16:45
Friday, January 16 & Saturday, January 17 . Shows at 8:30PM. Jeff Austin , formerly of Yonder Mountain String Band, will be playing at the Sheridan Opera House for a two-night run in January. Video of Jeff Austin and Friends - Dark Star - Crazy Fingers - Cats Under the Stars - String Summit 2012  

Telluride FIRE Festival

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 22:15
January 15-19 2015 . A NEW Telluride festival, The Telluride Fire Festival will be centered around a free public and interactive experience of fire artistry. The fire displays will occur from when darkness falls to late evening on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. These displays will be held both in Mountain Village and on 'Main Street' and all stationary art intallations will be available during the day for viewing. Video of Telluride Fire Festival  

Wynonna and The Big Noise

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 16:45
Wednesday, December 31, 2014. Doors at 9PM, Show at 10:30PM. Join in the New Year festivities at the Sheridan Opera House with Wynonna and the Big Noise . Tickets are $100 GA on the floor and $250 in the balcony. Video of Wynonna "No One Else" Performance  

Twenty(by)Telluride

Tue, 12/30/2014 - 16:15
20 slides x 20 seconds each x a few great minds. Causual event that shows a glimpse into Telluride's creative talent with fast-paced slide presentations. Each presenter has exactly twenty slides and each slide is shown for exactly twenty seconds. 7-8PM at the Historic Sheridan Bar. THIS MONTH: KOTO Radio Edition

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue

Sat, 12/27/2014 - 16:00
Saturday, December 27 2014. One of the hottest bands to play at this year's 2014 New Orleans Jazz Fest, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue will be playing live at the Sheridan Opera House! Tickets are $68 GA on the floor, and $100 reserved on the balcony with a $5 ticketing fee. You can purchase tickets here . Watch below to see Trombone Shorty & New Orleans Avenue preform on the Late Night Show with David Letterman. Video of Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue - "One Night Only" 6/22 Letterman (TheAudioPerv.com)  

ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 20:00
Friday, October 24th. The Telluride Theatre & The Palm Theatre present their version of the famed cult movie.

Telluride Horror Show Festival

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 21:15
October 10, 11, and 12, 2014 marks the 5th annual Telluride Horror Show, which makes it Colorado's first and longes-running horror film festival.  This 3-day genre film festival is located here in Telluride, Colorado. Screenings of the latest horror, fantasy, and sci-fi films will take place throughout the weekend at the Sheridan Opera House and the Nugget Theatre. The festival screens an average of 20 feature films and more than 30+ short films. Additionally, they host special programs, guests, and a party.  Festival Passes: 3-Day Pass ($84) - Purchase a 3-day pass and you will have access to the 11 films in addition to the opening pig roast with attending filmmakers. The 3-day pass guarantees entry into one of the two theaters during any give time slot.  5 for 4 ($40) - Buy 5...

Matisyahu

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 14:00
Presented by Beyond the Groove Thursday, October 9th. At Club Red (located inside the Telluride Conference Center). Doors at 7:30 PM, Show at 8PM. Tickets are $42.50 GA, and $45 the day of the show. All ages welcome. Matisyahu is an alternative hip hop, rock, reggae artist and his opener is Radical Something. Tickets will be available locally at Wizard Entertainment ( 126 E Colorado Ave ) and online here .   Watch the video below to listen to one of Matisyahu's songs! Video of Matisyahu "Broken Car" (Official Lyric Video) - New Album "Akeda" out June 3rd Watch the video below to listen to one of Radical Something's songs!  Video of Radical Something - "Be Easy" ft. Kinetics (Official Video)

Screenwriters in the Sky

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 17:15
The Screenwriters in the Sky Workshop and Symposium is an opportunity for emerging screenwriters to spend time learning from some of the film industry's most successful professionals.  The weekend includes presentations by producers, screenwriters, entertainment attorneys, agents, and editors. You will also have the opportunity to have one-on-one sessions with these various professionals to collaborate on current and future work. Visit the official Screenwriters in the Sky website to register. 

Telluride Art Walk

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 21:45
The Art Walk takes place from 5PM-8PM on the first Thursday of every month (excluding May and November) and features 15 different venues showcasing new exhibitions and artists. A free self guided Art Walk map is available at the Stronghouse Studios + Gallery on 283 South Fir or at other participating venues. Several venues offer free hors d'oeuvre/beverages as an extra treat for visiting their gallery.  Experience Telluride's artsy culture and don't miss out on October's First Thursday Art Walk.      http://telluridearts.org/telluride-art-walk/   Venues Include: Ah Haa School Arroyo Gallery AZADI Fine Rugs Baked in Telluride Black Bear Trading Company DOLCE Elinoff Gallery Gallery 81435 Gold Mountain Gallery...

Carbon Leaf

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 14:00
Wednesday, October 1st. The first 100 tickets will be $15 and the show will be $20. Visit the Sheridan Opera House's event page to reserve tickets! Carbon Leaf is in their 20th year of making music with a down-home approach to an eclectic mix of folk-rock, Americana, Bulegrass, Celtic, rock and pop. Listen to the video below to hear one of Carbon Leaf's songs! Video of Bloody Good Bar Fight Song [from Ghost Dragon Attacks Castle]

Telluride Photo Festival

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 21:15
Weeklong Event For Professional & Advanced Amateur Photographers September 29-October 5, 2014 As the festival capital of Colorado, and with the connections to art and photography, Telluride is the perfect host to the Photo Festival, a weekend long event that celebrates photography, art, and nature. The festival's goal is to bring together well-respected people in photography with people looking to perfect their craft to create, learn, and inspire. This also includes inspiring the next generation of photographers by offering programs geared toward young people, as well as amateur and intermediate photographers.  TICKETS

Twenty(by)Telluride

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 14:00
20 slides x 20 seconds each x a few great minds. Causual event that shows a glimpse into Telluride's creative talent with fast-paced slide presentations. Each presenter has exactly twenty slides and each slide is shown for exactly twenty seconds. 7-8PM at the Historic Sheridan Bar. THIS MONTH: Telluride Galleries Edition

Going Out Going In

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 10:30
September 22-26 , Monday-Friday. 9AM-12PM & 3-6PM Daily. $850 With Brucie Holler & Rosemerry Wahtola Trommer In this week long intensive retreat, Rosemerry Whatola Trommer and Brucie Holler will guide and encourage women participants in their quest to create something "new," perhaps as much third body and third spirit as third mind. To register for the class, click here .

Mountains to Desert Ride

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 22:30
The Mountains to Desert Ride is a grueling bicycle race from Telluride to Gateway Canyons, Colorado. The goal is to raise $90,000 for the benefit of the Just for Kids Foundation.  Participants can choose between four routes: Telluride to Gateway Summit Loop, 133 miles Telluride to Gateway Canyons Resort, 103 miles Norwood to Gateway Summit Loop, 100 miles Norwood to Gateway Canyons Resort, 70 miles

Telluride Barbeque Festival

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 19:30
A Colorado state championship event sanctioned by Kansas City BBQ Society, don't miss the 3rd Telluride BBQ Festival! This saucy weekend will certainly be both spicy and sweet at The Telluride Barbeque Festival in Mountain Village.  Johnny Trigg, the star of Destination America’s BBQ Pitmasters descends on Telluride to take on seventeen other nationally ranked teams and compete at the highest elevation barbeque competition in the country.  Each team will lay it all on the line (and on the grill) in the hopes of winning the grand prize in each area of competition – beef, ribs, pork and brisket. The Details :  Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 11am – 6pm The Plazas of Mountain Village NO COVER CHARGE! Just come on up to Mountain Village and enjoy the music and the weekend!...

Telluride Farmers' Market

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 17:00
Every Friday, June 6-October 10 2014. 11AM-4PM. Take a stroll down South Oak Street and visit the Telluride Farmers' Market every Friday afternoon during the summer from 11am-4pm. Fresh produce, organic meats, delicious kettlecorn popcorn, fresh flowers and much more. Oak Street hosts a beautiful market of local crafts, produce, and any other goods you can imagine at the Telluride Farmer’s Market.  The Telluride Farmer’s Market supports vendors with 100% organic products (75% minimum for most prepared foods).  Products come from within a 100 mile radius of Telluride, assuring that what is sold is local, fresh, and has little environmental impact. Come out during the afternoon and you will find the street lined with a huge variety of vendors including local farms, gardens, bakeries,...

Telluride WOW Festival

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 19:45
The Telluride WOW Festival is a health, fitness, and wellness event that will bring world-class presenters, instructors, and athletes to Telluride to lecture and hold fitness classes on the latest health, fitness, wellness, nutrition and medical trends. For Presenters, schedule and more, visit:  http://telluridewow.com/

The Weekenders

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 14:15
The Weekenders, a rock band, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Thursday, September 7th. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. To find out more about The Weekenders , visit their webite here . Video of The Weekenders - The Grifter. Live at The State Room 12/12/13  

The Great Funktier

Sat, 08/30/2014 - 12:45
The Great Funktier plays at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon. Doors at 8PM, Show from 10PM-2AM. FREE.   Learn more about the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon at: http://www.telluride.com/fly-me-moon-saloon   Visit Fly Me To The Moon Saloon's website: http://flymetothemoonsaloon.com/   Visit The Great Funktier's website at: http://www.thegreatfunktier.com/audio.html