Telluride Festivals and Events

Gravy

Sun, 08/03/2014 - 14:00
Telluride Jazz Fest Closing Party Gravy, a funk/soul band, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Sunday, August 3rd. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. $10. To find out more about Gravy , visit their webite here .  Video of "El Rip" - Gravy - Tipitina's - 11.21.12 - New Orleans, LA  

Romeo et Juliette

Sun, 08/03/2014 - 08:45
Sunday, August 3rd. 2PM. $20 for adults, $15 for students/children.

Ballet Collective

Sat, 08/02/2014 - 13:30
Saturday, August 2 . 7PM. Ballet Collective, an astonishing group of seven New York City Ballet dancers, will preform on the Palm stage with live music accompaniment.

38th Telluride Jazz Festival

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 13:15
Telluride Jazz Festival ranks among the world’s most memorable music festivals. Since 1977, Telluride’s majestic perch high in the San Juan Mountains has been the site of an annual event produced by the Telluride Society for Jazz. The intimate format and superb music along with the opportunity for invigorating alpine recreation come together to create a truly unique weekend experience.  Performances take place on two outdoor stages during the day and in historic theaters and clubs at night.

Savoring Asian Cuisine

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 15:00
Thursday, July 31 . 9:30AM-12:30PM. $85 + $45 for ingredients. Learn to make delicate and delicious fresh spring rolls with two different sauces. Create Tom Kah Gai soup, and master the art of preparing and rolling sushi! To register for the class, click here .

The Girls in the Band

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 13:15
Thursday, July 31st. 7:30PM. $10 suggested donation at the door. The Girls in the Band is a film fundraiser for the Sna Miguel Resource Center, in collaboration with the Telluride Society of Jazz. There will be a brief performance by the "Young Razzcals Jazz Project" courtesy of the Telluride Jazz Festival. Video of The Girls In The Band - Official Trailer    

Jimmy Cliff Concert

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 15:00
Wednesday, July 30. 9PM Presented by The Sheridan Arts Foundation and Telluride Ski Resort, Jimmy Cliff preforms live in concert at the Telluride Conference Center! Jimmy Cliff is not only a reggae legend and Grammy-winning musician, singer and songwriter, but is also a producer, an actor and a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee. His hits include "You Can Get It If You Really Want," and "The Harder They Come. Tickets are $40 for general admission plus a $5 ticketing fee. ($2 per ticket going toward the Sheridan Opera House's renovation efforts.) Special VIP tickets are available. Please call (970)728-6363 ext. 5 . for more information.  

Jerry Joseph

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 14:30
Singer/songwriter Jerry Joseph, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Wednesday, July 30th. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. Tickets are $12 in advance, and $15 at the door. To find out more about Jerry Joseph , visit their webite here . Video of Jerry Joseph - Spy  

The Pimps of Joytime

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 12:45
The Pimps of Joytime are preforming at the FREE Sunset Concert Series starting at 6PM.  To visit the Pimps of Joytime's website, click here . Video of PIMPS OF JOYTIME - "Keep That Music Playin'" (Live at High Sierra 2013) #JAMINTHEVAN  

Make A Splash: Watercolor for Beginners

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 15:15
Tuesday, July 29-Thursday July 31 . 9:30AM-12:30PM. $165 + $60 for materials. This class will cover traditional and innovative approaches through hands on painting. In the class, students will develop competency in at least three different watercolor techniques.  To register for the class, click here .

The Enchanted Island

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 08:30
Sunday, July 27th. 2PM. $20 for adults, $15 for students/children.

Sculptural Techniques in Clay

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 16:00
Friday, July 25-Sunday, July 27 . $250 + $50 for materials. 1-4PM Friday. 10AM-4PM Saturday & Sunday. Students will be taught different techniques to avoid cracking while drying and firing by coiling, pinching and hollowing out. To register for the class, click here .

Zongo Junction

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 14:00
Zongo Junction, an Afrobeat band, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Friday, July 25th. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. Tickets are $5. To find out more about Zongo Junction , visit their webite here . Video of Zongo Junction Afrobeat Performs Fela Kuti's Shakara" - Live at Ashkenaz! Berkeley, CA. 7/2/10    

Henhouse Prowlers

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 14:15
Henhouse Prowlers, a bluegrass band, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Thursday, July 24th. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. Tickets are $7. To find out more about Henhouse Prowlers , visit their webite here . Video of Henhouse Prowlers - "Drunk Again" - Nippersink Music Festival - July 6, 2013  

Toast of France: Whites A Rosés

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:45
Thursday, July 24 . 6-8PM. $30 + $35 for wine/edibles Taste your way through some of the best summer white wines from France! To register for the class, click here .

Race-Making in Colorful and Colorblind Colorado

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:30
Thursday, July 24 . 6:30-8PM. FREE.  Presented by the Telluride Historical Museum . At the Wilkinson Public Library Program Room. Join Dr. Tom Romero, Associate Professor at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, as he explores the struggle for human civil rights in Cold War Colorado. The talk will cover the legal and cultural history of race and racism in our state: KKK involvement in the 1920s, anti-Mexican sentiment in the 1930s, and racially restrictive covenants in the 1940s in order to contextualize the Cold War struggles for equal employment law and fair houseing, and well as the school integration battles of the early 1970s.

Turkuaz

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 14:00
Turkuaz, a funk band, will be playing at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon on Wednesday, July 23rd. Doors open at 8, Show starts at 10. Tickets are $15. To find out more about Turkuaz , visit their webite here . Video of Turkuaz - "Future 86"  

The Anders Brothers

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 12:45
The Anders Brothers are playing at the FREE Sunset Concert Series starting at 6PM.

Codebreaking: After School at the Museum

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 11:30
Wednesday, July 23 . 5:15-6:15PM. FREE! Learn the science of cryptography and the secret program that helped the Allies win WWII. Learn how to make real secret codes, and how to break them! A free program in conjunction with the Museum's exhibit: "Voices of Wartime: Telluride During WWII" on display through March 2015.

Finding Your Fire: Beginning Pastel Painting

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 15:45
Tuesday July 22-Thursday 24 9:30AM-12:30PM. $150 + $65 materials Explore both the technical aspects of pastel painting as well as the spirit behind the work we produce! This course is designed to accommodate all skill levels. Learn to create a beautiful painting with pastel, and how to combine additonal meterials, such as watercolor, oil or acrylic using photos or personal sketches to bring our personal expressions to life. To register for the class, click here .