Telluride Festivals and Events

Pool Party

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 14:30
Saturday, August 29th. 11AM-5PM. $20 advance. $25 at the door. $500 VIP Cabana w/chairs + service. As a fundraiser for the Telluride Transfer Warehouse, anyone over the age of 21 can enjoy kiddie pools, drinks, and games. There will also be a Beer Pong Tournament with a sign up from 12-1PM, and the tournament starting at 1PM.

Feasting on History

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 14:30
Saturday, August 29th. 6:30-10PM. Museum Friend, $200 . Museum Lover, $275 . Come to the 12th Annual  Feasting on History , a benefit for the Telluride Historical Museum. All tickets include VIP admission to  An Evening with Ken Burns ,  screening of The Civil War the following evening, Sunday, August 30th. To purchase tickets, click the links above, or call (970) 728-3344.

Telluride Sports Annual Blizzard Sale!

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 18:45
Head over to the Main Street location of Telluride Sports Aug 28th- Aug 30th for the 33rd annual Blizzard Sale!  Save 30%-70% on skis, boards, boots, bindings, outerwear, accessories, footwear and more! 

Telluride Farmers' Market

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 17:00
Every Friday, June 5-October 9 2015. 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,...

Pretty Lights

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 16:30
Friday, August 28 and Saturday, August 29, 2015,  Telluride Town Park Pretty Lights   with a trademark combo of gritty, crate-digging hip-hop, speaker shredding digital thump, and instrumentally-based psychedelia,  will head to Telluride for a two-night run.  Click HERE to purchase tickets. Later, enjoy Pretty Lights afterparties at both Fly Me to the Moon Saloon, and the Sheridan Opera House. August 27th-29th. For more information, click HERE . Video of Pretty Lights - So Bright - Red Rocks 2012 Video Recap  

Pretty Lights AfterParty: Krooked Drivers

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 14:30
Friday, August 28th. Tickets at the door. Krooked Drivers  is a duo featuring a sound of electronic, hip hop, and soul. Video of [OFFICIAL] Krooked Drivers- "No Use Pretending" Music Video  

And the World Goes Round

3 hours 57 min ago
August 27th & 28th. 7PM. Doors open at 6:30PM. General Admission Seating: $25- Adults, $15- Students/Children (Under 18) Part of the Telluride American Songbook Festival, this long running New York show celebrates the songs of John Kander and Fred Ebb.  Bring a group of 10 or more and save $5 per ticket. For group packages, contact Marilyn Branch at To purchase tickets, click HERE .

Pretty Lights PreParty: Eliot Lipp

5 hours 27 min ago
Thursday, August 27th.  Doors open at 8PM. Tickets at the door. Eliot Lipp  is an electronic music artist, performing as a part of Pretty Lights . Video of Eliot Lipp - Rap Tight - Tacoma Mockingbird  

Pretty Lights PreParty: Mikey Thunder

5 hours 57 min ago
Thursday, August 27th. Tickets at the door. Mikey Thunder is an electronic musician. His sound is a bassdriven, party, rock, electro, future, and funk mix. Video of Mikey Thunder - Trill St. Blues [HD]  

The Diplomat

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 14:00
Wednesday, August 26th.  6:15PM & 8:30PM. Tickets go on sale at the Nugget box office 30 minutes prior to the show. The Diplomat , is a documentary following the remarkable life of Ambassador Richard Holbrooke. Told through the perspective of his son David, this documentary takes you behind the scenes of high stakes diplomacy. To watch the trailer, click HERE .

The Mighty Diamonds

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 14:00
Tuesday, August 25th.  $20 GA floor (standing room only). $30 reserved seats on the balcony. Formed in 1969, the Mighty Diamonds are the most consistent and long-running vocal trio in Jamaican musical history. They have produced more than 40 albums, and have toured extensively around the world. To purchase tickets, click HERE . Video of Mighty Diamonds-I Need A Roof  

Photographing Artwork

Sat, 08/22/2015 - 16:45
Saturday-Sunday. August 22nd-23rd. 10-4PM.  $215 tuition+$10 materials. This class will teach both 2D and 3D artists how to accurately convey the original image while avoiding unexpected shadows, poor image quality, and off coloring. Students of all levels are welcome. It is encouraged students bring a few examples of their work. A camera is optional. To register, click HERE .


Sat, 08/22/2015 - 16:45
Saturday, August 22nd. 8PM Dawes , is a folk rock band with a Laurel Canyon sound dervied from artists such as Crosby, Stills, Nash, Joni Mitchell and Neil Young. To purchase tickets, click HERE . Watch their hit, 'Things Happen' below: Video of Dawes - Things Happen (Official Video)  


Sat, 08/22/2015 - 14:00
Saturday, August 22nd. Doors open at 8PM. Tickets at the door. Rastasaurus  is a quintet out of Denver, Colorado. They play original songs that have a sound that is a unique blend of American reggae. Video of RASTASAURUS - Nothing to Lose (Trying) @ Bluebird Theater  

Brothers Gow

Fri, 08/21/2015 - 16:45
Friday, August 21st. 10PM.  Brothers Gow, is a quintet out of San Diego that combines rock, funk, jazz and reggae influences. With more than 500 shows under their belts, they offer a dynamic sound, strong vocal harmonies, and complex arrangements in their guitar-driven rock. Watch them play below: Video of Brothers Gow - Orpheum Theater - Flagstaff, AZ - 2015  

Michael Jackson's Thriller

Fri, 08/21/2015 - 16:15
August 21st & 22nd, 2015.  A brand NEW event for Telluride Theatre will feature the Telluride Theatre Orchestra Band, our amazing local singers and dancers. This year we will present Michael Jackson’s THRILLER album in its entirety, which we will theatricalize and stage for an great night of fun. Two nights only and not to be missed!  

Telluride Theatre Sings

Fri, 08/21/2015 - 14:00
Friday, August 21st.  7:30PM doors open. Raffle Drawing at 8PM, with the show after. $10 General Audience. $120 VIP, including 4 seats, a bottle of bubbly, and 4 raffle sheets. Enjoy a cover of Michael Jackson's THRILLER album as a fundraiser for Telluride Theatre. Before the show there will be a Pick-A-Prize Raffle where the participants have the opportunity to win big. Starting at $10 for a sheet of 20 tickerts, participants have the chance to win things such as an i-pad mini, Go Pro Camera, festival passes, gift cards and more. The performance will be featuring the Telluride Theatre Orchestra Band, and local singers and dancers, the songs will be theatricalized on stage. To purchase tickets, click HERE .

Liver Down the River

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 16:15
Thursday, August 20th. 10PM. Playing at the Fly Me to the Moon Saloon, this six member band will play their bluegrass tunes. Inspired by bluegrass, and traditional Grateful Dead tunes the band brings a truly unique performance. Watch them below, playing 'Swallow Tail Jam:' Video of Liver Down The River - Swallow Tail Jam (Live)  

Wild Mushrooms: from Forage to Feast

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 15:45
Thursday, August 20th. 9-1PM Forage & 5-8PM Feast.  $170+$30 ingredients In the morning, join wild mushroom expert John Sir Jesse, to learn about and gather a variety of edible local fungi. Later in the evening students will reconvene to transform the day's harvest into a delicious dinner with French chef Bertrand Marchal. For forage, wear comfortable shoes, bring sunscreen/hat, water, snacks, lunch, small sharp knife and cloth of paper bag for collecting. For the dinner, bring your own beverage. To register, click HERE .

Bow Wow Film Festival

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 14:30
Thursday, August 20th. $12 at Second Chance Humane Society & online. $15 night of show. Doors open at 6PM. Bow Wow is a traveling film festival that features some of the years' best dog themed short films. Second Chance Humane Society has arranged for them to show their films at the Sheridan Opera House. There will be a silent auction and the films will begin at 7PM. For more information, click HERE . To purchase tickets, click HERE .