Telluride Festivals and Events

Bill Smith

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 18:30
Saturday, February 21st, 2015. Doors @ 8pm/ Show @ 9:30pm Taking new steps on the grand musical journey, Bill Smith has found the ability to ferment futuristic songs with classic rock instrumentation and has been leaving music fans breathless with their heavy hitting sound. Featuring a repertoire of solid original songs seething with hooks and tastefully chosen covers, this is a band that holds a consistently high level of energy throughout their sets.$5

Rail Jam

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 18:30
Saturday, February 21, 2015. 4:00pm-5:45pm  (with Awards Immediately After) All ages are welcome to sign up for The Rail Jam Competition.  Telski’s park crews build a temporary terrain park at the base of Lift 4 in Mountain Village. Skiers and boarders hit rails, throw flips, cross their skis and grab their boards to see who has the best moves and style. Music will be available from DJ Soul Atomic. Prizes are available for 1st and 2nd place. Sign up 12pm to 2pm at Bootdoctors in Mountain Village $15/Person (Under 18-signature of parent or legal guardian Required/Cash or Check Only) Practice 3pm to 4pm

Mixed Media Mosaics

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 18:15
Saturday, February 21, 2015-Sunday, February 22, 2015. 10AM-5PM A creative, outside-the-box approach to ceramic tile mosaics for interior use, this intensive class covers all aspects of mosaics – terminology, design, materials, surfaces, masking, fixatives, tools, grouting, and finishing. Whether a beginner or advanced student, this class can be adapted to all levels of experience. Come mix it up while experimenting and playing with a variety of interesting and unexpected materials. A large selection of tile and mixed media will be provided, but participants are encouraged to bring their own favorite bits and pieces to incorporate into their works, if they wish. $160 tuition + $65 materials  Ages 16+

The Magic Beans

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 18:45
Friday, February 20th, 2015. Doors @ 8PM, Show @ 9:30PM The Magic Beans   are a traveling band from Nederland, CO set out to bring their unique, genre-blending music to the masses and inspire a good time. Their diverse songs move your mind, while tight grooves move your booty when they come to town or through the speakers. Drawing from a wide range of influences, The Magic Beans leave nothing off the table as they combine americana, funk, rock, and electronica into a one sound and sometimes even one composition. Their sound has been described as space funk, ameritronica, and groove grass.  $5 Video of The Magic Beans, Fox Theatre, 3/22/2013  

Leftover Salmon

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 19:00
The bluegrass, funk, rock, boogie, Caribbean and jazz sound of the band Leftover Salmon will be revisiting Telluride on Febuary 19th and 20th at the Sheridan Opera House.  The band's unique and wonderful sound will guarentee a fun-filled night for all.  Tickets are $30 general admission on the floor and $40 reserved in the balcony. Tickets can be purchased on the Sheridan Opera House websight- Below is a video of the band preforming. Video of GULF OF MEXICO - Album Release Concert May 13, 2012 - Santa Fe Dr Denver, CO  

Leftover Salmon

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 19:00
The bluegrass, funk, rock, boogie, Caribbean and jazz sound of the band Leftover Salmon will be revisiting Telluride on Febuary 19th and 20th at the Sheridan Opera House.  The band's unique and wonderful sound will guarentee a fun-filled night for all.  Tickets are $30 general admission on the floor and $40 reserved in the balcony. Tickets can be purchased on the Sheridan Opera House websight- Below is a video of the band preforming. Video of GULF OF MEXICO - Album Release Concert May 13, 2012 - Santa Fe Dr Denver, CO  


Thu, 02/19/2015 - 18:45
Thursday, February 19th, 2015. Doors @ 8pm / Show @ 8pm Triptihkal (Trip - ti - cal) is an amalgam of various influences including: Jazz-Funk, Hip Hop, Jam-Rock, Instrumental Co ... mpositions and Deep Grooves. The four piece combines each of their individual influences into a mash-up of originality that is difficult to draw comparisons to. They provide a very unique, high energy live show, that is unmatched with their original take on groove based jams that can turn around and rock your face off on a moments notice! $5

A Tour of Italy

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 18:30
Thursday- February 19 (Tuscany), Thursday- March 12th (Sicily) 6:00pm-8:00pm Explore Italian wines from north to south and their characteristic qualities through a series of three intimate wine tastings with sommelier Bryan Thames. Guests will become familiar with wines from Piedmont, Tuscany and Sicily. The Piedmont region of northern Italy is home to some of the country’s biggest flavored and most famous wines and you will have the oportunity to get to know these wines. While some edibles will be served with each wine, it will not be a substantial amount. It is suggested that participants eat a meal either before or after the wine tasting. For more information click here . Tuition/Wine&Food: $30/$35

The Downlow

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 18:15
February 19th, 2015. @ 8:00pm The 2nd installment in the new series from Telluride Theatre. Part of THE OFF - smaller (FREE) events with BIG impact. Theme - For the LOVE of... FREE and open to the public ($10 suggested donation, a hat will be passed) - Telluride Theatre Members & Sponsors get RESERVED seating (otherwise its first come first served DRINK SPECIALS & Other Goodies 21+ only please  HOSTED BY -  Laura Idema  &  Geneva Shaunette FOR THE LOVE OF... The Month of February we celebrate love and all of the many stories it inspires. Join us for a special evening with local storytellers sharing it all. THE DOWNLOW guidelines: - It’s a story. (Not a rant, philosophical statement, poem, …) - It’s true from the teller’s own life. (Not someone else’s story) - 10...

V Monologues

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 18:00
February 19th-21st, 2015. 8pm Don't miss this powerful series of women's stories whose goal is to bring an end to violence against women and empower communities for change. The Monologues will be performed at the Steaming Bean. Tickets are $8, and all proceeds benefit the San Miguel Resource Center.

TAB Student Fashion Show

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 14:45
Thursday, Feburary 19, 2015. 6PM. Tickets will be available at the door. This show is directed, choreographed and starring Telluride High School students and raises money for the Telluride Aids Benefit. Watch the video below to see the highlights of the 2014 show! Video of TAB Student Fashion Show 2014

Women's Winter Wellness

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 18:30
Feb 18th-22nd , 2015. 5:00pm   Are you itching for a self indulgent yoga and ski getaway, but can't find the time or energy to coordinate it with your lady friends? Join RE:treat in February 2015 for a luxurious week of yoga, meditation and skiing in beautiful Telluride, Colorado. We will treat you to twice daily yoga sessions, meditation, 2 spa treatments, delicious, healthy food, fabulous company & you will have the chance to ski in one of North America's most sought after ski resorts. Accommodations will be at the luxurious boutique Hotel Madeline in Mountain Village. For more information (including payment info) click here .

Zach Deputy

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 19:45
Tuesday, Febuary 17th, 2015 Sheridan Opera House Revisiting Telluride after a fantistic show at Telluride Blues and Brews Festival, Zach will be wowing the Sheridan audiance as well. Be ready for plenty of fun while listening to this artist's island-infused, drum'n'bass, gospel soul music that creates amazing stage presence. Tickets will be $20 general admission on the floor and $30 reserved balcony. You can purchase tickets here . Video of "Real" - Zach Deputy    

Oscar Nominated Shorts

Sun, 02/15/2015 - 18:45
Sunday, February 15, 2015. Stop by the palm to watch animated short films ( 4PM ) and/or live action short films ( 6PM ) $8 for adults $6 for students Save $2 if you buy tickets to both Video of 2015 OSCAR NOMINATED SHORT FILMS - TRAILER


Sun, 02/15/2015 - 18:45
Sunday, February 15th, 2015 Door @ 8:00pm/Show @ 9:30pm Describing his music as post-hip hop, Apoc has been moving beyond narrow genre definitions and carving out a niche all his o wn the past few years. He has performed alongside Busdriver, Dark Time Sunshine, Sole, Macklemore, Lyrics Born, Open Mike Eagle, Evidence, Eyedea & Abilities, Astronautalis, Ceschi and many other indy hip hop luminaries. Though raised in the suburbs of Chicago, he calls Telluride, CO home, but currently resides in Ljubljana, Slovenia.  

Iolanta - Duke Bluebeard's Castle

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 18:30
On the heels of her triumphant Met performances in  Eugene Onegin , soprano Anna Netrebko takes on another Tchaikovsky heroine in the first opera of this intriguing double bill, consisting of an enchanting fairy tale ( Iolanta ) followed by an erotic psychological thriller ( Duke Bluebeard’s Castle ). Netrebko stars as the beautiful blind girl who experiences love for the first time in  Iolanta , while Nadja Michael is the unwitting victim of the diabolical Bluebeard, played by Mikhail Petrenko. Both operas are directed by Mariusz Trelinski, who was inspired by classic noir films of the 1940s.  Iolanta  also stars Piotr Beczala, and Valery Gergiev conducts both operas. Saturday, February 14 at 10:30am Running time 3:39

Technicolor Tone Factory

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 18:00
Saturday, February 14. Door @ 8:00pm, show @ 9:30 pm.  Over the past three years, Technicolor Tone Factory has become one of Boulder’s premier rock bands. With several regional a...nd national tours under their belt, they are continuing to build fans and a reputation as one of Colorado’s up and coming bands. Members of the band include Bryan Lefever (drums), Greg Kallfa (keys), Jarrod Guaderrama (guitar), Cameron John (guitar), and Karl Summers (bass), all of which bring a variety of styles and experiences to for the sound that is Technicolor Tone Factory. This is not a group to miss! $5 Suggested Donation

DJ Soul Atomic

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 18:30
Friday, February 13th, 2015. Door @ 8PM/Show @ 9:30PM As a newcomer to the Colorado music scene, 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

Telluride Comedy Festival

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 19:00
Febuary 12th-15th, 2015 The Annual Telluride Comedy Festival is held at the Sheridan Opera House over President's Day Weekend. Comedians from all over the country flock to Telluride to share their talent and collaborate on new material and shows. The Telluride Comedy Festival is a world class event with a grass roots feel. As Rob Corddry said, "I will continue to attend [Telluride Comedy Festival] until I die."  Don't miss this hilarious weekend at the Sheridan Opera House! Visit the Sheridan Opera House's website for more details and ticketing.  Thursday Locals Night: As per the Comedy Fest custom, the festival opens with our all-star lineup of comedians paying tribute to the people who live and work here in Telluride making it the special, quirky place that it is.  This...

T Bird & The Breaks

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 18:00
Thursday, February 12th, 2015. Doors @ 8pm/Show @ 9:30pm Hailing from Austin, TX, T Bird And The Breaks play a style of dance music that has it's most basic and obvious roots in the Funk and Soul music of the late 1960's and early 1970's. It'll get you dancing.  It'll make you sweat. It'll make you smile. $5