Telluride Festivals and Events

Telluride TV Video Awards

Sat, 03/07/2015 - 19:15
The Telluride TV Video Awards honors and promotes community media and content participation. Awards are typically presented to pieces that challenge conventional television formats, promote community dialogue, and encourage participation of local viewers.  The evening will take place at the Sheridan Opera House and will begin with a red carpet affair. You will enjoy films throughout the evening as well as a full awards show.  General Admission is $20 and includes admission to the event, the after party, and light appetizers during the event. A Table Reservation is $200.00, is located on the main floor, abd includes candy and popcorn. A Filmmaker's Table is $150.00 and has the same amenities as a Table Reservation. Note that tables must be reserved in advance by calling, (970) 708-...

Finding Your Fire

Sat, 03/07/2015 - 18:00
Saturday & Sunday, March 7 & 8. 10am-4pm Beginning pastel painting, from basic techniques to building paintings with mixed material while finding inspiration and voice. In this workshop, we will explore both the technical aspects of pastel painting and the spirit behind the work we produce. This workshop will encompass study, play, spirit and inspiration. With both beginner and more skilled artists in mind, there is a place here for any artist with a desire to explore. Learn to build a painting with pastel, and how to combine pastel with additional materials, such as watercolor, oil or acrylic. We’ll use photos or personal sketches as inspiration for bringing our expressions to life. $200 Tuition + $75 materials

Twiddle

Sat, 03/07/2015 - 00:15
Friday March 6th & Saturday March 7th, 2015. Doors @ 8pm, show @ 9:30 Twiddle's fresh multi-genre app roach conjures up jazz, classical, and bluegrass, but above all, masterfully blends reggae and funk. Obliterating laws of improvisation, their complex arrangements never fail to leave crowds lusting for more. With sage songwriting and unmatched variety, Twiddle’s thrilling infancy will surely exceed all expectation. Tickets: $7 in advance & $10 at the door

Lomax Project

Fri, 03/06/2015 - 18:15
Friday, March 6, 2015. 7:30pm. Focusing on songs collected by folklorist and field recording pioneer   Alan Lomax , this collaboratory brings together some of North America’s most distinctive and creative roots musicians to revive, recycle and re-imagine traditional music. The repertoire includes Bahamian sea chanties, African-American acappella singing from the Georgia Sea Islands, ancient Appalachian ballads, fiddle tunes and work songs collected from both well-known musicians and everyday folk: sea captains, cowhands, fishermen, prisoners and homemakers. Collaborators include Grammy-winning songwriter Tim Obrien, Bruce Molsky, Margaret Glaspy, Moira Smiley and more. GA Tickets: in advance $22 adults, $14 students & children- at the doors $25 adults, $16 students...

Rockin' At the Opera

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 18:45
Thursday, March 5th, 2015.  6:00PM Friday, March 6th, 2015.  6:00PM The Telluride Adaptive Sports Program presents Rockin' at the Opera, a fundraiser at the Sheridan Opera House .  

Jose-Luis Orozco

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 18:30
Thursday, March 5th at 6:00 pm-7:00 pm Join us for a free concert in the children’s area at the library!  Free Mexican buffet provided by Esperanza’s at 5:30. José-Luis Orozco is a bilingual educator, children’s author, and recording artist who has dedicated his life to creating quality bilingual music, books, and videos for children. He encourages learning of the Spanish language and promotes Latin American culture through his art. His rich catalog includes 15 CDs, a DVD, and 3 award-winning songbooks – a collection that has garnered over 2 million in sales. Each year, he shares his music in live performances for over 100,000 educators at education conferences nationwide, who then integrate his music into their classroom curriculum. José-Luis Orozco es educador bilingüe,...

Guttermouth

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 18:30
Wednesday, March 4th, 2015. Door @ 8pm / Show @ 9:30pm Guttermouth is coming to the stage at Fly me to the Moon Saloon.   21+$12 adv (Purchase here ) / $15 door

Subaru Freeride Series

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 18:15
March 4-8th, 2015. 4:00pm-8:00pm The Subaru Freeride Series returns to Telluride Ski Resort this March , for another event featuring big mountain freeskiing and snowboarding competition. The Subaru Freeride Series (SFS) represents the amalgamation of the Freeskiing World Tour and Masters of Snowboarding. Dedicated to athletes, quality, culture, competition, freeride history and sport progression, the Subaru Freeride Series will host four stops for skiers and snowboarders at North America's top big mountain venues in 2015 and one in South America. The world's best athletes will compete on the most respected mountains and will be showcased to a global audience via HD Live Webcast at each competition. Video of Jackson Hole Dreams – Griffin Post

Telluride Spelling Bee

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 18:15
Wednesday, March 4th, 2015. 7:00pm Watch Telluride Historical Museum's 3rd annual adult spelling bee! The show is a great chance to expirience great costumes, outrageous words and the chance to support the local museum. Tickets are $5 GA and $50 VIP. They can be bought here .  

Backcountry Ski + Yoga Retreat

Sun, 03/01/2015 - 18:30
Sunday, March 1 (5:00pm)-Friday, March 6 (10:00am), 2015. Been itching to get into the backcountry? Join RE:treat in beautiful Telluride, Colorado, for this ladies 'intro to backcountry' ski + yoga retreat.  More info here .

TAB After Party

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 18:30
Saturday, February 28th, 2015. 10:30pm Celebrate and join the festivity following the Telluride Aids Benefit after party!

TAB Adult Fashion Show

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 18:00
February 28, 2015. Doors @ 7pm show @ 8pm The Telluride AIDS Benefit grew out of an idea in 1994 to raise money for the Western Colorado AIDS Project. Today, the Gala Fashion Show has matured into a full-scale, professional production. The choreography, music, makeup, sets, hours of rehearsals, and exquisite garments make for a unparalleled runway extravaganze. Merchandise donations from houses such as Catharine Malandrino, Autumn Teneyl, Elie Tahari, Kenneth Cole, and Dolce & Gabbana have graced the runways in past years.  Since 1994, Telluride AIDS Benefit has donated over $1,800,000 towards HIV/AIDS education, advocacy, clinical care, and NGOs. Locals and visitors alike look forward to this annual event as a night devoted to creativity, education, and community building....

Gravy

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 16:00
Saturday, February 28th, 2015. Door @ 8pm / Show @ 9:30pm Infusing musical aspects from all walks of life, Gravy ’s brand of progressive funk rock has garnered a solid fan base, firml y cementing the band as a fixture in the New Orleans music scene. Touring consistently since their inception, Gravy has established itself as one of the Southeast’s rising acts. $5 Video of "El Rip" - Gravy - Tipitina's - 11.21.12 - New Orleans, LA  

Art Auction

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 18:45
Friday, February 27th, 2015. 6:00pm The TAB Silent Auction, curated by renowned art connoisseur Baerbel Hacke, combines the best of local and international art, and also features pieces from the patients of Denver's Childrens Hospital Immunodeficiency Program (CHIP). All art is priced to sell. Free entry.

Pearl Party

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 18:45
Friday, February 27, 2015. 9PM-12AM If you loved White Night Party then get ready for Round 2 as we get ready to end the week with a bang. If you haven’t gotten one already this week, we’ll have a pearl necklace for everyone that walks through the door. $50 or FREE with a T-pass

Royale with Cheese

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 18:30
Friday, February 27th, 2015. 9:30pm Soul Atomic (a.k.a Will Evans) takes a funk first approach to blending electronic beats and rhythms with all genres of music to take audiences everywhere on a ride across the dance floor. His ability to excite and entertain creates fans & friends everywhere he plays. His character and presence are matched only by the energy and fun he brings to the stage, earning him placement at festivals. Join the dance party with Soul Atomic as DJ. 100% of the proceeds benefit Mountain Sprouts Preschool. Win prizes for te best Tarantino movie costume (male, female, group & Audience favorite). The pre-party is from 7:30-9:30 at Esperanza's. $15 Advance / $20 Door Tickets available at Wizard Entertainment

Sinfully Healthy Cooking

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 18:15
Friday, February 27, 2015. 10am-2pm. Learn delicious ways to “veganize” or “health-ify” your most indulgent recipes. We all have those favorite, not-so-healthy dishes that we simply can’t resist when the cravings hit. This class will equip you with an arsenal of alternative ingredient choices and cooking methods for re-vamping those sinful recipes in a flavorful and satisfying way. Learn how to use more healthful baking techniques, swap out certain fats for healthier ones and, most of all, how to successfully revamp a recipe (or when not to even try). Lucy will even share her own alternative approach to her favorite childhood meal, spaghetti and meatballs, using whole grains, nuts, tempeh and gluten-free ingredients. Students should bring one recipe you wish to “health-ify.” Please...

Telluride Aids Benefit Sneak Peek

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 18:30
February 26, 2015. Doors @ 7pm, show @ 8pm TAB hosts the social event of the winter : The Gala Fashion show features local models and AIDS activist displaying the latest lines from Perry Ellis to Diane Von Furstenberg in a production that is best described as New York fashion meets Cirque de Soleil. This is a sneak peek- NOT the real show (Feb 28th)

White Party

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 18:30
Thursday, February 26, 2015. 9PM-2AM This is the most popular party night of the year in Telluride. Put on your white stuff and join models from the Telluride AIDS Benefit, Dueling DJ’s the fun locals and as the gays bring dance to town. $65 or FREE with T-pass

Bilingual Family Night

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 18:15
The last Thursday of Every Month @ 5:00. Join us the last Thursday of every month at 5:00 pm in the children’s area for a bilingual night of stories, games, food, friends and family. Bring your favorite dish to share if you can, but come by anyway even if you don’t have time to make something. If you are in an English speaking household, come practice, or learn, a little Spanish and meet families from the Latino community. ¡Ya ha regresado la Noche de la Familia en la Bilblioteca Wilkinson! Venga a la biblioteca para una noche bilingue llena de cuentos, juegos, comida, amigos y familia. Este programa es el último jueves de cada mes a las 5:00 de la tarde. Traiga su plato favorito para compartir si se puede, pero no es necesario para participar. ¡Nos vemos pronto!