Telluride Festivals and Events

Telluride Art Walk

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 17:00
Thursday, October 4th. 5PM-8PM The Art Walk takes place on the first Thursday of every month (excluding May, November, and December). Over twenty venues host this event to showcase new exhibitions and artists. A free self guided Art Walk map (Gallery Guide)  can be found both online and at partcipating venues.         

First Thursday Art Walk

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 17:00
On the first Thursday of every month, the Telluride Arts District puts on an Art Walk from 5pm-8pm.  Over 20 venues host receptions with new exhibits and artists. A free  Gallery Guide  allows attendees to do a self-guided tour. The Gallery Guide is availabe at participating venues, which include:    Adam W. Carlos Fine Art  Ah Haa School for the Arts Alpine Wellness Baked in Telluride Elinoff & Co. Gallery 81435 Gold Mountain Gallery  Lustre, an Artisan Gallery  LDGiles Art & Design Gallery (aka Happy Print) Madeline Hotel and Residences MiXX projects + atelier Oh-Be-Joyful Gallery Picaya Randy Stephens Photographs Slate Gray Gallery  Stronghouse Studios + Gallery  Telluride Gallery of Fine Art ...

First Thursday Art Walk

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 17:00
On the first Thursday of every month, the Telluride Arts District puts on an Art Walk from 5pm-8pm.  Over 20 venues host receptions with new exhibits and artists. A free  Gallery Guide  allows attendees to do a self-guided tour. The Gallery Guide is availabe at participating venues, which include:  Adam W. Carlos Fine Art  Ah Haa School for the Arts Alpine Wellness Baked in Telluride Elinoff & Co. Gallery 81435 Gold Mountain Gallery  Lustre, an Artisan Gallery  LDGiles Art & Design Gallery (aka Happy Print) Madeline Hotel and Residences MiXX projects + atelier Oh-Be-Joyful Gallery Picaya Randy Stephens Photographs Slate Gray Gallery  Stronghouse Studios + Gallery  Telluride Gallery of Fine Art  Tony Newlin Gallery  The Turquoise Door...

Neil Young in Telluride

Fri, 09/30/2016 - 17:00
Steve Gumble of Telluride Blues and Brews Festival and Craig Furguson of Telluride Bluegrass Festival have joined together to present two nights of Neil Young in Telluride!  Neil Young will play back-to-back shows at the new stage in Telluride Town Park. He will be joined by Promise of the Real, fronted by Lukas Nelson (son of Willie Nelson). Local tickets will go on sale July 26th. Tickets for Cars and Colors Ticket holders will go on sale July 27th.  Tickets for the general public will go on sale on July 28th.  They will be availabe for purchase here , or by phone at 888.512.7469.   Video of Neil Young + Promise Of The Real - A Rock Star Bucks A Coffee Shop (Official Music Video)

Telluride Farmers' Market

Fri, 09/30/2016 - 10:30
Fall Fridays in Telluride means it's prime time for a trip to the Farmers Market. This is a place for people and dogs to mingle, to stock up on on fresh local produce and flowers, and to get inspired by the creative output of artists. V endors from within 100 miles of Telluride gather to sell organic fruits, vegetables, pasture raised meats, eggs, cheese, artisan bread, baked goods.   You can also grab lunch at one of the mouthwatering food kiosks and shop for handmade crafts.   Come support your local vendors!    

Telluride Festival of Cars and Colors

Thu, 09/29/2016 - 09:00
The Telluride Festival of Cars and Colors is Telluride’s new 4-day, automotive enthusiast celebration!  Set among the canyons of the San Juan Mountains, it’s placed against the spectacular backdrop of the area's September fall foliage. The festival will use three venues over the course of the four days: the Historic Downtown Telluride, Telluride’s Mountain Village and the Telluride Regional Airport. The event will focus on high-end restorations, vintage and exotic vehicles of the Concours level as well as other unique and eye catching vehicles staged along Telluride’s main street. A 3 day regional Fly-In will also be scheduled at Telluride’s Regional Airport along with the staging of some great new and vintage aircraft. This celebration of cars and colors is sure to elevate the...

Telluride Classic Cinema - Sabrina

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 19:00
Enjoy free screenings of classic films on select summer Saturday evenings.   Cash bar Tonight's feature: Sabrina Video of Sabrina (1954) - Trailer

Mountains to Desert Ride

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 07:00
Mountains to the Desert Bike Ride & Telluride200 From the high mountains of Telluride to the spectacular desert landscape of Gateway, CO, cyclists descend past hillsides of quaking aspens along a route that passes through millions of years of geologic record, ultimately finding themselves at the base of striated sandstone cliffs reaching up to 1,000 feet overhead. Those who choose to push on past Gateway for the longer distance rides will climb into the beautiful Unaweep Canyon. Telluride 200 riders will cross over the divide and descend to a turnaround point with a tremendous view of the Bookcliffs and Grand Valley. All fundraising benefits the Just for Kids Foundation. Every dollar raised is generously matched 100% by the Carstens Family Fund at the Denver Foundation.   ...

Telluride Farmers' Market

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 10:30
Fall Fridays in Telluride means it's prime time for a trip to the Farmers Market. This is a place for people and dogs to mingle, to stock up on on fresh local produce and flowers, and to get inspired by the creative output of artists. V endors from within 100 miles of Telluride gather to sell organic fruits, vegetables, pasture raised meats, eggs, cheese, artisan bread, baked goods.   You can also grab lunch at one of the mouthwatering food kiosks and shop for handmade crafts.   Come support your local vendors!    

Brett Dennen

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 20:00
The talented and highly acclaimed folk/pop musician Brett Dennen will be playing with his full band at Club Red. He recently released his sixth record, "Por Favor".  Opening performance by LIly & Madeleine will get the crowd warmed up. Tickets are $25 general admission floor, $35 preferred seating  high table , and $40 preferred seating platform. Purchase a ticket here . Video of Brett Dennen - Ain't No Reason  

The Wailers

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 20:00
Come experience a performance by reggae legends The Wailers , who have sold 250 million albums world wide! Starting in 1969, they were also the original backing band for Bob Marley. Opener, Niceness, will get the crowd jamming. Tickets are $45 general admission standing room and $55 reserved balcony seating. Purchase tickets HERE . Video of The Wailers - Is This Love at Glastonbury 2014  

Telluride Classic Cinema - The Wizard of Oz

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 19:00
Enjoy free screenings of classic films on select summer Saturday evenings.   Cash bar Tonight's feature: The Wizard of Oz Video of The Wizard of Oz (1939) - Trailer

Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 11:00
"Out of the 90 different countries I've been to, I've never seen anything more beautiful than what you have here." - B.B. King 23rd Annual 2016 Telluride Blues & Brews Festival Join us here in Telluride for a rockin' weekend of live music and free-flowing beer at the 23rd Annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival ! This year's festival takes place from September 16-18, 2016 . Check out the 2016 lineup!   About The Festival Most of the shows are performed on the Main Stage in Telluride's Town Park located at the east end of downtown.  The Grand Beer Tasting will be held on Saturday, September 17th from 12 pm - 3 pm with more than 50 microbreweries represented and over 150 different beers. As the sun goes down, venues around town turn into the famed "Juke Joints"....

Telluride Farmers' Market

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 10:30
Every Friday. 10:30AM-4PM . Take a stroll down South Oak Street and visit the Telluride Farmers' Market every Friday afternoon during the summer from 10:30am-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, artists, and...

Telluride Farmers' Market

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 10:30
Fall Fridays in Telluride means it's prime time for a trip to the Farmers Market. This is a place for people and dogs to mingle, to stock up on on fresh local produce and flowers, and to get inspired by the creative output of artists. V endors from within 100 miles of Telluride gather to sell organic fruits, vegetables, pasture raised meats, eggs, cheese, artisan bread, baked goods.   You can also grab lunch at one of the mouthwatering food kiosks and shop for handmade crafts.   Come support your local vendors!    

Sunset Blues Concert

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 17:00
Join us in Mountain Village's Sunset Plaza for a free concert with Con Brio and Israel Nash. Bring a blanket, bottle of wine and kickoff the 23rd Annual Telluride Blues and Brews Festival weekend in style!   Video of Con Brio // Never Be The Same [Live at Viracocha] Video of Israel Nash - "LA Lately" (Official Video)  

Bob Miller Memorial Golf Classic

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 09:00
This fun golf event helps support the Telluride Adaptive Sports Program and individuals with disablities.  Held at the picturesque Telluride Golf Club, this scramble kicks off with breakfast, includes lunch, a goody bag and the awards party to culminate the event. Shotgun start at 9am. Register HERE .

Historic Walking Tour of Telluride

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 08:00
Every Thursday until September 29th from 1:00pm-2:00pm. Join us for a one-of-a-kind experience exploring the history of Telluride with local story teller Ashely Boling! Learn more about the people, the history, and the architecture that make Telluride so special. Tour starts at the Telluride Historical Museum. Purchase tickets ($15 All/$10 Members) online ,   call the Telluride Historical Museum at (970) 728-3344, or at the museum at least 10 minutes before the tour starts.

The Way Between

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 19:00
Hosted at the Ah Haa School for the Arts, the Telluride Dance Collective debuts its performance of the Way Between.   This new local dance company will express their story through dance movements.  Suggested donation $15.   

"Song of the South: Duane Allman & the Rise of the Allman"

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 18:30
Come out for an evening of food, libations and a movie presented by KOTO's Jimmy Jazz and the Telluride Blues Society to benefit the San Miguel Resource Center.  There will be a VIP pre-party kicking off at 6:30pm with food and cash bar, followed by a screening of the film "Song of the South: Duane Allman & the Rise of the Allman." VIP Party Tickets, $35 per person  Free Film Screening, recommended donation $15 to benefit the San Miguel Resource Center Purchase tickets HERE .