Telluride Festivals and Events

Holiday Wine Tasting

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 18:45
Sommdlier Bryan Thames will guide participants as they taste thw wines from each country to discern Cabernets' varied flavors and how they change as we age. Thursday, December 18 from 6-8pm. $40 + $45 materials To book a spot in the class, please click here . For more information call: (970) 728-3886

Citizenfour

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 18:00
In the special showing of Citizenfour playing at the Palm, a documentarian and a reporter travel to Hong Kong for the first of many meetings with Edward Snowden. This documentary film by Laura Poitras that features Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, Julian Assange and Jeremy Scahil.  Showing is Thursday, December 18th at 6:00pm at the Palm theature. Tickets are available at the door: $8 for adults, $6 for students or children Video of Citizenfour Official Trailer 1 (2014) - Edward Snowden Documentary HD

Yojimbo

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 17:30
Yojimbo, a rock/funk band, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Thursday, December 18th. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. $5 suggested donation. To find out more about  Yojimbo , visit their webite  here . Video of Yojimbo - Gummy Bear Suicide [Official Music Video]  

Playing Santa

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 18:15
Wednesday, December 17th-Sunday, December 21st . Fun for the whole family! "Playing Santa," a comedy presented by The Sheridan Arts Foundation and Telluride Theatre, is about a man who, after a bad fall, wakes up believing that he is Santa. His family quickly learns they will not convince him otherwise and instead of living in turmoil they hire 'actors' to play along. To order tickets, click here . Tickets are $15 for adults, and $12 for children under 12.   * Locals night (the 17th) will be $10 per ticket.

Ski Into History Tours

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 18:45
Fridays in January-March. 10:00 a.m.  Mountain Village Heritage Plaza Join a one-of-a-kind experience exploring the history of Telluride Ski Resort with Ashley Boling, meeting in Mountain Village Heritage Plaza. Tickets are $20 ($15 for members). Click here to purchase advance tickets.

Indoor Climbing Gym Open

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 18:00
Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, December 16 2014- April 5, 2015. 6:00pm-9:00 The indoor climbing gym provides local climbers with the opportunity to hone their skills and meet future climbing partners during the winter season. The gym is located in the Telluride High School. Admission is $5 per night.  10-punch pass for $45. Month Pass for $35. Season Pass for $130 ($100 for TMtC members)-valid from first use and 30 consecutive days following. More info here .

Palm Arts Dance Winter Recital

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 18:30
Celebrate the holidays with the Palm Arts' Dance Winter Recital. Sunday, December 14 at 2pm

Nordic Clinic

Sat, 12/13/2014 - 18:00
Saturday, December 13th, 2014. Beginner class technique: 10am-12pm, Beginner skate technique: 1pm-3pm Town Park $25 per clinic or $40 for both. Gear rental for the clinics is $10 The Nordic Center is in the little yellow house in Town Park. Contact: Lance Waring, Nordic Director: 728-1144

Frosty & The Grinch

Sat, 12/13/2014 - 17:45
Saturday, December 13th. 3-5PM. Mountain Village. A FREE meet-and-greet with your favorite holiday characters, Frosty the Snowman, and The Grinch!

Kids Snowshoe Outing

Sat, 12/13/2014 - 17:30
Saturday, December 13th. Starts at 10AM . FREE! Kids aged 6-10 are invited to join Eco Adventures for a 1 hour snowshoe excursion. No experience necessary. Parents are welcome to join! Meet at Eco Adventures in Mountain Village. For more information, please call: 970.728.7300

International Women's Ski Day!

Sat, 12/13/2014 - 17:00
Saturday, December 13th. Celebrate International Women's Ski Day with BootDoctors Telluride! FREE ski demos, social events and dynamic ski tours of the Telluride ski area. Meet at BootDoctors in Mountain Village at 10AM for coffee, pastries, fresh smoothies and get set up on new 2014-15 ski demos. From BootDoctors, you will have the chanse to split into small groups to explore the Telluride ski area with some of the best lady skiers around! At 3PM, re-group at Tomboy Tavern for fun giveaways.

Rock And Roll Academy Winter Concert

Sat, 12/13/2014 - 17:00
Saturday, December 13th. 7:30PM. Sheridan Opera House. 11th Annual Rock and Roll Academy Winter Rock Concert! Doors at 6:15PM. For more information, please call 970.728.1186

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

Sat, 12/13/2014 - 17:00
James Levine returns to one of his signature Wagner works conducting this epic comedy—back at the Met for the first time in eight years—about a group of Renaissance “master singers” whose song contest unites a city. Johan Reuter, Johan Botha, and Annette Dasch lead the superb international cast in this charming and magisterial celebration of the power of music and art. Saturday, December 13 at 10am Running time 6:00

Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg

Sat, 12/13/2014 - 17:00
James Levine returns to one of his signature Wagner works conducting this epic comedy—back at the Met for the first time in eight years—about a group of Renaissance “master singers” whose song contest unites a city. Johan Reuter, Johan Botha, and Annette Dasch lead the superb international cast in this charming and magisterial celebration of the power of music and art. Saturday, December 13 at 10am Running time 6:00

Aliver Hall

Sat, 12/13/2014 - 15:15
Aliver Hall, a Jam Rock band, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Saturday, December 13th. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. $10. To find out more about Aliver Hall , visit their webite here . Video of Smiling Backward - Aliver Hall - 12.26.11  

North Pole Adventure

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 18:00
Friday, December 12th, & Saturday, December 13th. 3-6PM. Starting at the Oak Street gondola station, the free gondola will be transformed into a trip to the north pole with many lights, decorations and elves. Once you reach Mountain Village, you can sit on Santa's lap, and tell him what you want for Christmas. The North Pole Express will take adults and children on a free train ride through the Village. After your train ride, you can experiment in Santa's workshop. Help the Elves make Christmas ornaments, or decorate your own cookie! From 4:30-6PM, enjoy free sledding on the bottom of Misty Maiden. Sleds are availible, but feel free to bing your own! Free hot chocolate will be served.

WinterSing

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 17:45
Friday, December 12th. 7PM.   & Saturday, December 13th. 3PM. Christ Presbyterian Church. Join the Telluride Choral Society for their annual WinterSing concert at Christ Presbyterian Church!

Jingle Jam

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 17:45
Friday, December 12th. 10AM.  Mountain Village Finish up your holiday Christmas shopping during Jingle Jam, featuring great discounts, raffles, giveaways, food and more!

North Pole On Ice!

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 17:15
Friday, December 12th & Saturday, December 13th. 6:30PM. Mountain Village Ice Rink. FREE! The show will feature International and National ice skating medalists. With two pair teams, a male and female soloist, you won't want to miss the spectacular show!

Tree Lighting Ceremony

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 17:15
Friday, December 12th. 6PM. Mountain Village Mountain Village comes alive with a HUGE Christmas tree. There will be music and an appearance by Santa!