Telluride Festivals and Events

Met Opera: Tannhauser

Sat, 10/31/2015 - 15:00
Saturday, October 31st. 10AM.  $20-Adults. $15-Students/Children. The Palm Theater in Telluride is bringing the first Tannhauser Met Opera since 2004 for Halloween morning. It is a classic story, written in the 1800’s about a knight and his conflict between love and passion. The cast line up is amazing,and will be a moving piece!

Soul Atomic Halloween Bash

Sat, 10/31/2015 - 13:30
October 31, 2015 At Fly Me to the Moon Saloon Soul Atomic blends electronic beats with all genres of music. Currently, his sets feature funk, house, indie dance, hip hop, R&B, soul, and reggae. Watch below a video featuring his music during Telluride's Annual Pond Skim Party: Video of Telluride Pond Skim & Party  

KOTO-FM's Halloween Party

Sat, 10/31/2015 - 13:00
Saturday, October 31st. 8:30 PM. Tickets are $30. Celebrating its 40th anniversary Halloween Party, the evening will feature great events such as; a costume contest with cash prizes, a DJ, and live music from the Cannondolls.  To purchase tickets, click HERE .

Haunted Hospital

Sat, 10/31/2015 - 12:00
Friday, October 31- From 8:00- 10:00 PM On October 31, Halloween night, go on a journey through Tellurides creepy former hospital and take a lamplight tour of the Museum's transformed gallery spaces. Prepare to be spooked!  It is $5 for students (ID needed) and $10 for others. Tickets can be purchased online at .

Rocky Horror Picture Show

Fri, 10/30/2015 - 14:00
October 30th. 9PM.  $15- Pre sale. $18- At the door. $150- VIP Table for 4, includes champagne and goody bags   Telluride Theatre and The Palm are having their annual halloween fundraiser to entertain and scare the public. It will be a freaky performance put on by Telluride Theatre, so get ready to scream. It is only admitted to people 19 and older, and costumes are encouraged! For tickets, click HERE !

Halloween Show

Sun, 10/25/2015 - 09:00
Sunday, October 25th. 4PM.  FREE.  Telluride Film Festival is coming again to Telluride with their Halloween Spirit. A few Fall and Halloween themed short films with be presented at the Palm. It is a free event that is perfect for all ages!  

Telluride Horror Show Festival

Fri, 10/16/2015 - 16:15
October 16, 17 & 18, 2015 marks the 6th annual Telluride Horror Show, which makes it Colorado's first and longes-running horror film festival.  This 3-day genre film festival is located here in Telluride, Colorado. Screenings of the latest horror, fantasy, and sci-fi films will take place throughout the weekend at the Sheridan Opera House and the Nugget Theatre. The festival screens an average of 20 feature films and more than 30+ short films. Additionally, they host special programs, guests, and a party.  Festival Passes: (2014 Information) 3-Day Pass ($84) - Purchase a 3-day pass and you will have access to the 11 films in addition to the opening pig roast with attending filmmakers. The 3-day pass guarantees entry into one of the two theaters during any give time slot.  5...

Lamplight Cemetery Tour

Fri, 10/16/2015 - 15:45
  October 16th, 23rd & 30th, 2015.  6:00 PM- 7:15 PM Similar to their Lone Tree Cemetary Tours, the Telluride Historical Museum is doing a special tour that fits with the Halloween season. Telluride's past will come to life in a dramatic glow of lamp light. It is $10 for museum members and $15 for others. Tickets can be purchased by phone (970-728-3344) or online at . Warm cloths and a flashlight are recommended! 


Thu, 10/15/2015 - 12:30
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)

Telluride Choral Society: The Dream Lives

Sun, 10/11/2015 - 13:45
Sunday, October 11th.  3PM-6PM. $15 adults, $8 children under 12. Tickets available at the door. It is estimated there will be 100 singers from Durango and Telluride that will be performing music created by locals Dr. David Lingle and Dalen Stevens. In addition, there will be a 21 piece Chamber Orchestra. Dr. Lingle (deceased January 2013) was the Telluride Choral Society Director for over 7 years.

Fly Dance Company

Fri, 10/02/2015 - 15:30
Friday October 2nd. 7PM. Reserved seating show: $28 adults, $20 student/children The FLY Dance Company presents a technique very hip hop creative, gymnastic, and highly masculine. FLY is an all male contemporary dance company from Houston, consisting of nine talented young men. To purchase tickets, click HERE .

Intro to Landscape Photography

Tue, 09/29/2015 - 13:30
Tuesday-Thursday. September 29 - October 1st.  5:30AM-8PM. $700. This in depth class will teach students about composition, exposure, reading your histogram, ISO, F Stops, and Depth of Field. Class time will be split between a classroom setting and on-locating setting. Meals are not included. For more information, click HERE . To register, click HERE . Student Requirements: Camera DSLR or Point and shoot that has Manual Mode, Tripod, Extra Batteries, Polarizer Filter, Media Cards, Warm clothes, Cable Release, Wide Angle Lens and Telephoto Lens.

Telluride Photo Festival

Mon, 09/28/2015 - 20:15
Weeklong Event For Professional & Advanced Amateur Photographers September 28-October 4, 2015 As the festival capital of Colorado, and with the connections to art and photography, Telluride is the perfect host to the Photo Festival, a weekend long event that celebrates photography, art, and nature. The festival's goal is to bring together well-respected people in photography with people looking to perfect their craft to create, learn, and inspire. This also includes inspiring the next generation of photographers by offering programs geared toward young people, as well as amateur and intermediate photographers.  TICKETS

Rapunzel's Haircut

Sun, 09/27/2015 - 13:45
Sunday, September 27th. 7PM. $10 adults. $5 kids. Directed by Jen Julia, "Rapunzel's Haircut" is a twist on the classic Rapunzel story line, featuring 10 parents and 10 kids. A pre-show cocktail party is available free for YPT members and $25 for non-members, which includes the price for your ticket. Cocktail party at 6, with the show an hour later. To purchase tickets, click HERE .

Mountains to Desert Ride

Sat, 09/26/2015 - 21:30
September 26, 2015 Mountains to the Desert Bike Ride & Telluride200 From the high mountains of Telluride to the spectacular desert landscape of Gateway, CO, cyclists descend past hillsides of quaking aspens along a route that passes through millions of years of geologic record, ultimately finding themselves at the base of striated sandstone cliffs reaching up to 1,000 feet overhead. Those who choose to push on past Gateway for the longer distance rides will climb into the beautiful Unaweep Canyon. Telluride 200 riders will cross over the divide and descend to a turnaround point with a tremendous view of the Bookcliffs and Grand Valley. All fundraising benefits the Just for Kids Foundation. Every dollar raised is generously matched 100% by the Carstens Family Fund at the Denver...

Greenhouse Lounge

Fri, 09/25/2015 - 13:00
Friday, September 25th. 9PM.  Tickets at the door. Greenhouse Lounge  is a live electronic band with three members. Video of Greenhouse Lounge - "Release" | Grooveshark Presents  

The 1st Annual Adult Prom

Fri, 09/25/2015 - 13:00
Friday, September 25th. 8PM.  Tickets are $30 each or $50 for couples.  The night's theme will be Dancing through the Decades, featuring a red carpet entrance, classic prom photo section, and one free cup of spiked punch. The local Telluride rockers Spacegunner  will be performing. Retro prom attire is HIGHLY encouraged and the honor of prom king and queen will be given to the best-dressed couple. The bar tab will be picked up for the prom king and queen. For an additional $25 you can purchase a pick up in a vintage car from the Cars and Colors Festival.  There will be a silent auction to raise funds for the Sheridan Opera House. To purchase tickets, click HERE .

Jaden Carlson Band

Thu, 09/24/2015 - 13:00
Thursday, September 24th. 9PM. Tickets at the door. The Jaden Carlson Band  is a trio based out of Boulder, Colorado. Their sound is very unique, with funk, soul, jazz, fusion, and rock. Video of Ibbie's Kitchen EP 3 - Jaden Carlson Band - "No Use Hangin Around"  

Telluride Festival of Cars and Colors

Thu, 09/24/2015 - 06:30
The Telluride Festival of Cars and Colors is Telluride’s new 4-day, automotive enthusiast celebration! It will be an annual event with the inaugural festival taking place   September 24-27, 2015 .     Set among the canyons of the San Juan Mountains, it’s placed against the spectacular backdrop of the area's September fall foliage. The festival will use three venues over the course of the four days: the Historic Downtown Telluride, Telluride’s Mountain Village and the Telluride Regional Airport. The event will focus on high-end restorations, vintage and exotic vehicles of the Concours level as well as other unique and eye catching vehicles staged along Telluride’s main street. A 3 day regional Fly-In will also be scheduled at Telluride’s Regional Airport along with the...

Frogs Gone Fishin'

Sun, 09/20/2015 - 13:00
Sunday, September 20th. 9PM. Tickets at the door. Frogs Gone Fishin'  is a four member band out of Denver Colorado that has a music for movement sound. Video of Frogs Gone Fishin' - "Never or Now"