Telluride Festivals and Events

Many Hands Fiber Arts Festival

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 16:45
The 1st Annual Many Hands Fiber Arts Festival seeks to bring together fiber arts artists of all ages to exhibit, educate, and learn about the diverse methods of fiber arts creation. Styles include knitting, quilting, textiles, weaving, needlepoint, embroidery, felting, crochet, and more! The festival also includes an extensive sale that will be held at the Telluride High School throughout the weekend. 

Telluride Chamber Music Festival

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 15:45
The Telluride Chamber Music Festival has been bringing music to Telluride since 1973. This year they continue to bring you chamber music as it was originally intended, up close and personal! Their festival creates a spontaneous connection between audience and musicians that lifts the human spirit.

Telluride Chamber Music Festival

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 15:30
The Telluride Chamber Music Festival has been bringing chamber music to our box canyon since 1973. The festival seeks to forge a spontaneous connection between the audience and the musicians. The festival showcases the finest in chamber music by performing some of the classic greats.  Participating musicians are Roy Malan, Susan Freier, Nance Ellis, Polly Malan, Ian Scarfe, Jeffrey LaDeur, Stephen Harrison, Allan Glassman, and Larry London. Schedule of Events: Thursday, August 7:  A free concert in Town Park will open the festival.  A picnic starts at 5pm followed by the concert at 6pm. Friday, August 8 (Sheridan 7:30): Performances of Brahms, Borodin, and Dohanyi Sunday, August 10 (Sheridan 2:30pm):  Performances of Dvorack, Shostakowivh, and Mozart Thursday, August 14 (...

The Telluride Musicfest

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 14:15
2013 marks the 11th year of the Telluride Musicfest. The Musicfest features four chamber music programs with the theme of 'Bohemians' performed by the founding ensemble, Trio Solisti - Maria Bachmann (violin), Alexis Gerlach (cello), and jon Klibonoff (piano).  Vincent and Anne Mai open their home as a music salon for attendees to enjoy chamber music in the way that it was intended - close up and accessible. This intimate festival allows guests to experience chamber music in a totally unique manner.  For more information, visit www.telluridemusicfest.com. 

The Fab4

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:15
The Fab4 are preforming at the FREE Sunset Concert Series starting at 6PM. To visit The Fab4's website, click here .

Romeo et Juliette

Sun, 08/03/2014 - 08:45
Sunday, August 3rd. 2PM. $20 for adults, $15 for students/children.

Ballet Collective

Sat, 08/02/2014 - 13:30
Saturday, August 2 . 7PM. Ballet Collective, an astonishing group of seven New York City Ballet dancers, will preform on the Palm stage with live music accompaniment.

Telluride Jazz Festival

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 22:30
2014 Jazz Festival Information "If Telluride ain't Heaven, then Heaven can wait." -  Dizzy Gillespie The Telluride Jazz Festival is a celebration of the art, soul, history, and future of the genre of jazz music. The festival seeks to honor jazz's finest historic artists and create a platform from which new artists can voice their sound.  The Telluride Jazz Festival has consistently earned national and international attention for featuring the best in classic, mainstream, blues, African, Cajun, and Latin jazz music. Telluride Jazz Festival ranks among the world’s most memorable music festivals. Since 1977, Telluride’s majestic perch high in the San Juan Mountains has been the site of an annual event produced by the Telluride Society for Jazz. The intimate format and superb...

38th Telluride Jazz Festival

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 13:15
Telluride Jazz Festival ranks among the world’s most memorable music festivals. Since 1977, Telluride’s majestic perch high in the San Juan Mountains has been the site of an annual event produced by the Telluride Society for Jazz. The intimate format and superb music along with the opportunity for invigorating alpine recreation come together to create a truly unique weekend experience.  Performances take place on two outdoor stages during the day and in historic theaters and clubs at night.

Savoring Asian Cuisine

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 15:00
Thursday, July 31 . 9:30AM-12:30PM. $85 + $45 for ingredients. Learn to make delicate and delicious fresh spring rolls with two different sauces. Create Tom Kah Gai soup, and master the art of preparing and rolling sushi! To register for the class, click here .

The Girls in the Band

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 13:15
Thursday, July 31st. 7:30PM. $10 suggested donation at the door. The Girls in the Band is a film fundraiser for the Sna Miguel Resource Center, in collaboration with the Telluride Society of Jazz. There will be a brief performance by the "Young Razzcals Jazz Project" courtesy of the Telluride Jazz Festival. Video of The Girls In The Band - Official Trailer    

Jimmy Cliff Concert

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 15:00
Wednesday, July 30. 9PM Presented by The Sheridan Arts Foundation and Telluride Ski Resort, Jimmy Cliff preforms live in concert at the Telluride Conference Center! Jimmy Cliff is not only a reggae legend and Grammy-winning musician, singer and songwriter, but is also a producer, an actor and a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee. His hits include "You Can Get It If You Really Want," and "The Harder They Come. Tickets are $40 for general admission plus a $5 ticketing fee. ($2 per ticket going toward the Sheridan Opera House's renovation efforts.) Special VIP tickets are available. Please call (970)728-6363 ext. 5 . for more information.  

Jerry Joseph

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 14:30
Singer/songwriter Jerry Joseph, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Wednesday, July 30th. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. Tickets are $12 in advance, and $15 at the door. To find out more about Jerry Joseph , visit their webite here . Video of Jerry Joseph - Spy  

The Pimps of Joytime

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 12:45
The Pimps of Joytime are preforming at the FREE Sunset Concert Series starting at 6PM.  To visit the Pimps of Joytime's website, click here . Video of PIMPS OF JOYTIME - "Keep That Music Playin'" (Live at High Sierra 2013) #JAMINTHEVAN  

Make A Splash: Watercolor for Beginners

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 15:15
Tuesday, July 29-Thursday July 31 . 9:30AM-12:30PM. $165 + $60 for materials. This class will cover traditional and innovative approaches through hands on painting. In the class, students will develop competency in at least three different watercolor techniques.  To register for the class, click here .

The Enchanted Island

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 08:30
Sunday, July 27th. 2PM. $20 for adults, $15 for students/children.

Jelly Bread

Sat, 07/26/2014 - 14:15
Jelly Bread, an Afrobeat band, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Saturday, July 26th. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. FREE. To find out more about Jelly Bread , visit their webite here . Video of Jelly Bread - Infectious Grooves  

Telluride Farmers' Market

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 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,...

Sculptural Techniques in Clay

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 16:00
Friday, July 25-Sunday, July 27 . $250 + $50 for materials. 1-4PM Friday. 10AM-4PM Saturday & Sunday. Students will be taught different techniques to avoid cracking while drying and firing by coiling, pinching and hollowing out. To register for the class, click here .

Zongo Junction

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 14:00
Zongo Junction, an Afrobeat band, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Friday, July 25th. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. Tickets are $5. To find out more about Zongo Junction , visit their webite here . Video of Zongo Junction Afrobeat Performs Fela Kuti's Shakara" - Live at Ashkenaz! Berkeley, CA. 7/2/10