Telluride Festivals and Events

First Thursday Art Walk

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 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...

TSRC Town Talks - “Science & Healthcare: This Time It’s Personal!”

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 17:30
Scientists share their deep knowledge on various interesting topics. Areas of study include molecular science, nanotechnology, biomedical research, energy, materials and the environment.  This is an open forum, supportive and welcoming of discussion amongst speakers and audience. This week's speaker:  Paul O'Shea, PhD, Chair of Biophysics: Cell Biophysics Group & Dean of Research, Office of the Dean, The University of British Columbia on “Science & Healthcare: This Time It’s Personal!” CASH BAR  

4th of July Celebration

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 11:00
Stay Tuned For 2016 Updates 4th of July in Telluride is small-town Americana at its finest. We really do it up here -- running races, parade, BBQ, family games in Town Park, airplane flybys, and fireworks. Rundola The day kicks off with the Telluride Foundation's Rundola, a recreational foot race to benefit the Telluride Foundation. Participants begin at the base of the gondola in the town of Telluride and finish at the top of the ridge adjacent to the San Sophia gondola mid-station. Get your sweat on for a good cause before the rest od the day's festivities! You can register for the Rundola here . Parade The Telluride 4th of July Parade begins at 11 am on historic Main Street and is organized by the Telluride 4th of July Parade Committee.  The sidewalks are packed as...

Summer Concert Series: Red, White & Blues with The Hill Stompers

Sun, 07/03/2016 - 14:30
Come enjoy free live music, and dancing in the grass at Sunset Plaza! The Town of Mountain Village Owners Association presents this nine series event which is in its 17th year of entertaining visitors and locals alike.  This week's special edition celebrates our independence with performances by Red, White & Blues with The Hill Stompers followed by Eric Lindell jamming New Orleans Rock n' Roll.  

Telluride Farmers' Market

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Summertime 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!  

Movies Under the Stars: Despicable Me

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 20:30
This week's feature:  Despicable Me Grab your sleeping bags, blankets, lawn chairs and snacks and enjoy a free movie in the crisp mountain air lit by the moon and stars.   Full Bar and Menu available. Video of Despicable Me - Teaser Trailer #2

Summer Concert Series: Albert Cummings

Wed, 06/29/2016 - 18:00
Come enjoy free live music, and dancing in the grass at Sunset Plaza! The Town of Mountain Village Owners Association presents this nine series event which is in its 17th year of entertaining visitors and locals on Wednesday summer mountain evenings.  This week's performance features Albert Cummings, a guitarist who has played along side legends B.B. King, Buddy Guy and Johnny Winter, and his band singin' the blues.  Video of Albert Cummings - Barrel House Blues - Don Odells Legends.mov

Summer Concert Series

Wed, 06/29/2016 - 18:00
Come enjoy free live music, and dancing in the grass at Sunset Plaza! The Town of Mountain Village Owners Association presents this nine series event which is in its 17th year of entertaining visitors and locals on Wednesday summer mountain evenings.  This week's performance features Albert Cummings, a guitarist who has played along side legends B.B. King, Buddy Guy and Johnny Winter, and his band singin' the blues.  Video of Albert Cummings - Barrel House Blues - Don Odells Legends.mov

TSRC Town Talks - “Clouds in a Bowl of Soup”

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 17:30
Scientists share their deep knowledge on various interesting topics. Areas of study include molecular science, nanotechnology, biomedical research, energy, materials and the environment.  This is an open forum, supportive and welcoming of discussion amongst speakers and audience. This week's speaker:  Graham Feingold, PhD, Research Scientist, NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory, Chemical Sciences Division on "Clouds in a Bowl of Soup." CASH BAR  

Telluride Plein Air Festival

Tue, 06/28/2016 - 09:00
It’s a bit early to have information about the 2016 Telluride Plein Air Festival, but it’s not too early to book lodging. Many veteran festivarians book their condos and hotel rooms a year in advance and the town of Telluride is mostly sold out six months before the festival! Come back later for more information on this festival.   The Telluride Plein Air Festival draws artists from around the country to paint "en plein air" (in the outdoors) and exhibit and sell their work. Their scenes of Telluride and the surrounding areas simultaneously capture the mountain spirit of this special place and celebrate the art of painting in the outdoors.   

Family Fun Night - Kid's Zone

Mon, 06/27/2016 - 16:30
Fun for all!   Kids under 12 can engage in history's first extreme sport, JOUSTING in the pit and then send it down a 20 foot dual lane slide.  Kiddos under 5 can bounce in a play area amongst inflatable animals.  Big kids otherwise known as "Adults" can watch the action while enjoying the cash bar or test their skills on the mechanical bull!   Free admission!   For Kids age 12 and under accompanied by an Adult.

Telluride Farmers' Market

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 10:30
Summertime 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!  

Movies Under the Stars: Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 20:30
This week's feature:  Ferris Bueller's Day Off Grab your sleeping bags, blankets, lawn chairs and snacks and enjoy a free movie in the crisp mountain air lit by the moon and stars.   Full Bar and Menu available. Video of Ferris Bueller's Day Off - Opening Monologue  

Movies Under the Stars

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 20:30
This week's feature:  Ferris Bueller's Day Off Grab your sleeping bags, blankets, lawn chairs and snacks and enjoy a free movie in the crisp mountain air lit by the moon and stars.   Full Bar and Menu available. Video of Ferris Bueller's Day Off - Opening Monologue  

Colorado 2016 HOG Rally

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 12:00
Make some memories and new friends amongst HOG members, who will hold their 2016 rally in the San Juan mountains, Town of Telluride and Mountian Village.   Admire the bikes on Main Street in town for a light show on Thursday evening and register to ride through out the weekend.  What better place to feel the wind and hug turns on pavement than these mountain roads! Search Available Lodging

Telluride Wine Festival

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 11:00
2016 Telluride Wine Festival It’s a bit early to have information about the 2016 Telluride Wine Festival, but it’s not too early to book lodging. Many veteran festivarians book their condos and hotel rooms a year in advance and the town of Telluride is mostly sold out six months before the festival! Come back later for more information on this festival.

Sunset Concert Series: The Who Show

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 18:00
Come enjoy free live music, and dancing in the grass at Sunset Plaza! The Town of Mountain Village Owners Association presents this nine series event which is in its 17th year of entertaining visitors and locals on Wednesday summer mountain evenings.  This week's performance features The Who Show, a tribute band who brings you back to Who.     Video of The Who Show Tribute Band New Demo 2015    

Sunset Concert Series

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 18:00
Come enjoy free live music, and dancing in the grass at Sunset Plaza! The Town of Mountain Village Owners Association presents this nine series event which is in its 17th year of entertaining visitors and locals on Wednesday summer mountain evenings.  This week's performance features The Who Show, a tribute band who brings you back to Who.     Video of The Who Show Tribute Band New Demo 2015    

TSRC Town Talks - “Science and the 2016 Presidential Election”

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 17:30
Scientists share their deep knowledge on various interesting topics. Areas of study include molecular science, nanotechnology, biomedical research, energy, materials and the environment.  This is an open forum, supportive and welcoming of discussion amongst speakers and audience. This week's speaker:  Franz Geiger, PhD, Professor of Chemistry, Northwestern University on "Science and the 2016 Presidential Election" CASH BAR    

Telluride Farmers' Market

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 10:00
Summertime 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!