Telluride Festivals and Events

BRAvo Auction

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 17:15
Decorate a bra at the Ah Haa School for the Arts BRAvo auction by October 13, 2014. Gentlemen from Telluride's fire and police departments and service clubs will model the community's bra creations in both a live and silent auction. Event benefits the San Miguel Resource Center & Bosom Buddies, a Breast Cancer Support Group of Southwestern Colorado.  The BRAvo Auction will be held on Thursday, October 16th at the New Sheridan Bar at 7pm. Tickets are $5.     

Love is Strange

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 17:00
After Ben and George get married, George is fired from his teaching post, forcing them to stay with friends separately while they sell their place and look for cheaper housing -- a situation that weighs heavily on all involved. Show starts at 6pm $8 Adults, $6 Student/Children

Premrock

Tue, 10/14/2014 - 17:00
Premonition is a 24 year old Emcee/Producer currently residing in the Lower East Side, Manhattan. Originally from Bucks County, PA. Prem honed his skills in the PA scene for years with his crew Central Intelligence, performing and opening for acts such as: Killah Priest, Ed O.G, C Rayz-Walz, L.I.F.E Long Reef the Lost Cauze, Slaine, Cy Marshal Law and King Magnetic, before he made the move to NY in 2008 bouncing from Washington Heights to Bushwick, Bk before settling in the LES. Content on making the most of his career now he jumped right into the life with little money but more than enough drive. In 2010 Prem is excited to be involved with a plethora of new releases. Starting in January he played an integral role in Spills and Jesse Abraham's project "Alphabutter," a free download...

A Streetcar Named Desire

Tue, 10/14/2014 - 17:00
The fastest-selling production in the Young Vic’s history, Tennessee Williams’ timeless masterpiece  A Streetcar Named Desire  will be broadcast live from their London home by National Theatre Live. With Gillian Anderson ( The X-Files ,  The Fall ) as Blanche DuBois, Ben Foster ( Lone Survivor ,  Kill Your Darlings ) as Stanley and Vanessa Kirby (BBC’s  Great Expectations , Three Sisters  at the Young Vic) as Stella. As Blanche’s fragile world crumbles, she turns to her sister Stella for solace – but her downward spiral brings her face to face with the brutal, unforgiving Stanley Kowalski. Visionary director Benedict Andrews returns to the Young Vic following his Critics’ Circle Award-winning Three Sisters . Tuesday, October 14, 2014  at 7pm $15-adults, $10-students

Macbeth

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 17:00
Star soprano Anna Netrebko delivers her searing portrayal of Lady Macbeth, the mad and murderous mate of Željko Lučić’s doomed Macbeth, for the first time at the Met. Adrian Noble’s chilling production of Verdi’s masterful adaptation of Shakespeare’s tragedy also stars Joseph Calleja as the noble Macduff and René Pape as Banquo. Fabio Luisi conducts. Saturday, October 11 at 11am Sunday, November 2 at 2pm Running time 3:13

Telluride Farmers' Market

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 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,...

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. 

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]

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 .

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 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

Twenty(by)Telluride

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 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 Film Festival Edition

An Evening with Ken Burns

Sun, 08/24/2014 - 12:00
Sunday, August 24. 6PM. Palm Theater. Enjoy a special screening of Ken Burns' documentary, " The War ." After the screening there will be a Q&A with Burns as he discusses the making of this new ground-breaking documentary series. Book signing and sales will be available after the screening courtesy of Between the Covers Bookstore. Tickets : $20 / adults $15 / Telluride Historical Museum & Palm Theater members $5 / students (ages 7-17) Click here to purchase tickets.

Telluride Sports Blizzard Sale

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 16:30
The 32nd Annual Blizzard Sale August 22-24th   9am-5pm NEW LOCATION!!!  Telluride Sports Main St, 150 W. Colorado Ave in Telluride   The 32nd Annual Blizzard Sale moves to Main Street Telluride Sports is excited to announce the 32nd Annual BLIZZARD SALE, the Western Slope’s biggest and best Ski & Snowboard Sale, August 22-24th from 9am-5pm - for the first time EVER at the Telluride Sports Main Street location.  Get a jump on the winter season and save 30-70%-off original price for last year’s merchandise.  There will be an incredible selection of last-season’s skis, boards, boots, bindings, outerwear, footwear & more - all at prices you won’t see again in Telluride.  The best deals of the year.   This is a sale not to be missed – with huge discounts on...

KOTO Doo-Dah Concert

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 16:00
KOTO, the local Telluride radio station, throws an annual fundraiser in the form of the Doo-Dah concert. The 17th Annual KOTO Doo-Dah concert will take place on Saturday, August 24, 2013 with Thievery Corporation and Pimps of Joytime . Tickets are $35 in advance and $40 on the day of the show. Tickets on sale now at KOTO website .  Video of Thievery Corporation - It Takes a Thief (Full Album)

Leo Kottke

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 13:30
Friday, August 22 . 7:30PM. Leo Kottke is known for a fingerpicking style that draws on influences from jazz, blues, and folk music, and for syncopated, polyphonic melodies.  You can visit his website here . Video of Leo Kottke Corrina Corrina Carre Theater Amsterdam 2012 10 31