Telluride Festivals and Events

Head for the Hills and Hot Buttered Rum

Sat, 01/02/2016 - 15:00
Bluegrass favorites Head for the Hills and Hot Buttered Rum play the historic Sheridan Opera House to close out the 2015 Holiday Concert Series on Saturday and Sunday Jan. 2 & 3, 2016. Head for the Hills will close Saturday and Hot Buttered Rum will close on Sunday. These two bold and innovative string bands are so much more than bluegrass and make the perfect pairing to get folks dancing in the dead of winter. Hot Buttered Rum hails from northern California and their onstage chemistry fuels the lovefest that is a live HBR show. Head for the Hills hails from Fort Collins, CO and have a legion of fans far and wide who love the band for their bluegrass fused with jazz, hip-hop, indie rock and more. Tickets are $30 GA on the floor and $40 reserved in the balcony and increase by $5 the...

Keller Williams and More Than a Little - New Year's Eve

Thu, 12/31/2015 - 21:30
Keller Williams returns to Telluride with his funk band, More Than A Little, to ring in the New Year with us! He has created this unique show - ToFunkURide.  Doors at 9PM, 2 sets, we will dance and groove past midnight. All ages Tickets on sale now! https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/951543?utm_medium=bks

New Year's Eve Torchlight Parade

Thu, 12/31/2015 - 18:00
Thursday, December 31st At 6:30PM Watch as skiers and snowboarders take a run down the mountain both on Telluride and Mountain Village sides, carrying blazing red torches. Video of Telluride Torchlight Parade

The Sheridan Arts Foundation presents The Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Thu, 12/31/2015 - 18:00
The Sheridan Arts Foundation's New Year’s Eve Gala will transport you down to the Big Easy for a New Orleans themed night full of good music, champagne and more. Preservation Hall, a venerable music venue located in the heart of the French Quarter, was founded by Allan and Sandra Jaffe in 1961 to promote traditional New Orleans jazz in all its authenticity. The house band, led by the son of the Hall’s founders, Ben Jaffe, is now an internationally culture known icon travelling worldwide spreading their mission to nurture and perpetuate the art form of New Orleans Jazz. Whether performing at Carnegie Hall or Lincoln Center, for British Royalty or the King of Thailand, this music embodies a joyful, timeless spirit.  Under Ben’s tutelage, Preservation Hall continues with a deep...

Keller Williams and More Than a Little - New Year's Eve

Thu, 12/31/2015 - 18:00
Keller Williams returns to Telluride with his funk band, More Than A Little, to ring in the New Year with us! He has created this unique show - ToFunkURide.  Doors at 9PM, 2 sets, we will dance and groove past midnight. All ages Tickets on sale now! https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/951543?utm_medium=bks

New Year's Eve Gala

Thu, 12/31/2015 - 18:00
December 31, 2015 At 5:30-10:00PM $300 per person, $2,000 table of 8 Call 970-728-3886 To Reserve your Spot! Visit the Ah Haa for an extraordinary evening of fine art and cuisine.  A mixture of fun, creativity and yes, elegance. Surrounded by the new works of this year’s guest artists, the Daniel Tucker Gallery is transformed into a formal dining room where guests can enjoy a cocktail reception with hors d’ouevres followed by a four-course, plated, sit-down dinner catered by one of Telluride’s exceptional chefs. Also the featured Galla Arists, Rob Schultheis and Sam Levy, will be there too!   

The Sheridan Arts Foundation presents The Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Thu, 12/31/2015 - 17:30
The Sheridan Arts Foundation's New Year’s Eve Gala will transport you down to the Big Easy for a New Orleans themed night full of good music, champagne and more. Preservation Hall, a venerable music venue located in the heart of the French Quarter, was founded by Allan and Sandra Jaffe in 1961 to promote traditional New Orleans jazz in all its authenticity The house band, now led by the son of the Hall’s founders, Ben Jaffe, is now an internationally culture known icon travelling worldwide spreading their mission to nurture and perpetuate the art form of New Orleans Jazz. Whether performing at Carnegie Hall or Lincoln Center, for British Royalty or the King of Thailand, this music embodies a joyful, timeless spirit.  Under Ben’s tutelage, Preservation Hall continues with a deep...

Smokey Robinson

Tue, 12/29/2015 - 18:00
December 29th: 8pm  Get Tickets here ! The Sheridan Arts Foundation presents a once-in-a-lifetime concert with Motown legend Smokey Robinson live at the historic Sheridan Opera House on Tuesday, Dec. 29 during the 2015 Holiday Concert Series. Once pronounced by Bob Dylan as America's "greatest living poet" acclaimed singer-songwriter Smokey Robinson's career spans over four decades of hits. Founding the Miracles in high school, Robinson penned such hits as "You've Really Got a Hold On Me," "The Tracks of My Tears," and "Tears of a Clown" (co-written with Stevie Wonder) and eventually became the Vice President of Motown Records. With more than 4,000 songs to his credit, he continues to thrill sold-out audiences with his high tenor voice, impeccable timing and profound lyrics....

Smokey Robinson

Tue, 12/29/2015 - 15:00
The Sheridan Arts Foundation presents a once-in-a-lifetime concert with Motown legend Smokey Robinson live at the historic Sheridan Opera House on Tuesday, Dec. 29 during the 2015 Holiday Concert Series. Once pronounced by Bob Dylan as America's "greatest living poet" acclaimed singer-songwriter Smokey Robinson's career spans over four decades of hits. Founding the Miracles in high school, Robinson penned such hits as "You've Really Got a Hold On Me," "The Tracks of My Tears," and "Tears of a Clown" (co-written with Stevie Wonder) and eventually became the Vice President of Motown Records. With more than 4,000 songs to his credit, he continues to thrill sold-out audiences with his high tenor voice, impeccable timing and profound lyrics. Tickets are $200, $500 and $1,000 reserved seats...

Jewel

Mon, 12/28/2015 - 18:00
December 28th: 8pm Get Tickets Here The Sheridan Arts Foundation and Project Clean Water present acclaimed singer-songwriter, actress, poet and philanthropist Jewel at the historic Sheridan Opera House on Monday, Dec. 28 at 8 p.m. Tickets for this intimate solo acoustic evening are $125 and $200 reserved seats and all proceeds benefit both the Sheridan Arts Foundation, the non-profit that owns and operates the Sheridan Opera House and Jewel’s non-profit Project Clean Water. (A portion of each ticket is tax deductible, call us for more information.)

Jewel

Mon, 12/28/2015 - 15:00
The Sheridan Arts Foundation and Project Clean Water present acclaimed singer-songwriter, actress, poet and philanthropist Jewel at the historic Sheridan Opera House on Monday, Dec. 28 at 8 p.m. Tickets for this intimate solo acoustic evening are $125 and $200 reserved seats and all proceeds benefit both the Sheridan Arts Foundation, the non-profit that owns and operates the Sheridan Opera House and Jewel’s non-profit Project Clean Water. (A portion of each ticket is tax deductible, call us for more information.)

Tanya Tucker

Mon, 12/28/2015 - 03:00
Sunday, December 28th Doors open at 8pm, Show at 8:30pm Tickets $40. Reserved Seating $75 Beyond the Grove is bringing Tanya Tucker and her band to bring you well-known hits and some holiday classics. She has been a very successful artist since a very young age and wants to share her talent with you!

Tanya Tucker

Sun, 12/27/2015 - 18:00
Sunday, December 27th Doors open at 8pm, Show at 8:30pm Tickets $40. Reserved Seating $75 Beyond the Grove is bringing Tanya Tucker and her band to bring you well-known hits and some holiday classics. She has been a very successful artist since a very young age and wants to share her talent with you!

Amy Helm and the Handsome Strangers

Sun, 12/27/2015 - 18:00
December 27th: 8pm Get Tickets Here ! The Sheridan Arts Foundation kicks off its 2015 Holiday Concert Series with Amy Helm & the Handsome Strangers on Sunday, Dec. 27 at the historic Sheridan Opera House. The daughter of Levon Helm, of The Band, Amy has been making music for most of her life. She's garnered widespread praise as a singer, songwriter and live performer first as a member of the celebrated alt-country collective Ollabelle and her extensive work with her father. Tickets for this special night of Americana roots rock music are $45 and $55 reserved seating in advance and increase $5 day of the show.

Amy Helm and the Handsome Strangers

Sun, 12/27/2015 - 15:00
The Sheridan Arts Foundation kicks off its 2015 Holiday Concert Series with Amy Helm & the Handsome Strangers on Sunday, Dec. 27 at the historic Sheridan Opera House. The daughter of Levon Helm, of The Band, Amy has been making music for most of her life. She's garnered widespread praise as a singer, songwriter and live performer first as a member of the celebrated alt-country collective Ollabelle and her extensive work with her father. Tickets for this special night of Americana roots rock music are $45 and $55 reserved seating in advance and increase $5 day of the show.

Soul Atomic

Sat, 12/26/2015 - 18:00
Saturday, December 26th Doors open at 8pm and show is at 10pm Tickets: $3 Soul Atomic is a band originally from Elmira, NY but is now based here in Telluride. They are a funk, hip hop and electronic band.

Christmas Eve Church Services

Thu, 12/24/2015 - 18:00
Many people want to celebrate their Christmas Eve with a church service, and in Telluride, we offer many different options to fit your needs. Alpine Chapel : 5 & 6:30 PM. (cookies, appetizers, and hot chocolate in between services.) 122 South Aspen Street Telluride, Colorado Christ Presbyterian Church : 5:30 & 7PM. 434 West Columbia Avenue, Telluride, Colorado St. Patrick's Church : 4:30, 6, & 7:30PM 301 North Spruce Street, Telluride, Colorado Telluride Christian Fellowship : 5 & 7pm 100 East Columbia Avenue, Telluride, Colorado   You can find out more about Telluride's churches at: http://www.telluride.com/churches

Christmas Eve Torchlight Parade

Thu, 12/24/2015 - 18:00
Wednesday, December 24th. 6:30PM. Watch as skiers and snowboarders take a run down Coonskin and Telluride Trail carrying blazing red torches. Video of Telluride Torchlight Parade  

Christmas Eve Torchlight Parade

Thu, 12/24/2015 - 17:00
Wednesday, December 24th. 6:30PM. Watch as skiers and snowboarders take a run down Coonskin and Telluride Trail carrying blazing red torches. Video of Telluride Torchlight Parade  

Warren Miller's Chasing Shadows

Thu, 12/24/2015 - 01:00
December 23rd At 6pm and 8:30 pm Doors open 30 minutes before Advance Tickets Here - $15 At the Door- $18 Warren Miller Entertainment is releasing its 66th snow sports film and it coming to the Sheridan Opera House. ‘Chasing Shadows’ features JT Holmes, Seth Wescott, Caroline Gleich, Steven Nyman, Marcus Caston and more as they pursue turns on the mountains of our dreams. They show off all their perfect turns, and cliff jumps while on the prettiest mountains in the world. Video of Warren Miller's Chasing Shadows Official Trailer