Telluride Festivals and Events

Telluride FIRE Festival

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 19:00
Inspired by Burning Man, The Telluride Fire Festival will be centered around a free public and interactive experience of fire artistry. The fire displays will occur from when darkness falls to late evening on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. These displays will be held both in Mountain Village and on 'Main Street' and all stationary art intallations will be available during the day for viewing.  Telluride Fire Festival Video of Telluride Fire Festival Click here for a 2017 schedule!

Open Studio Figure Drawing

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 18:30
  Develop and refine your skills at rendering the human figure during Ah Haa’s ongoing series of uninstructed open figure studio sessions. Studio sessions take place on Tuesday evenings from 5:30–7:30 p.m. and the cost is $15 per session. Pre-registration is encouraged, and Ah Haa has just a limited number of newsprint pads for sale, so students should bring their own materials to make sure they have what they need. 

Niceness Live in Concert

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 21:00
Hailing from Telluride, Colorado, Niceness will perform their unique roots reggae blend live on the Sheridan Opera House stage.   Show at 9pm, doors open at 8pm - come early and have a cocktail at the Sheridan SHOW Bar. Tickets $15 General Admission, $25 Balcony reserved seating.  Purchase HERE .  Niceness - "Sunshine" Video of Niceness - "Sunshine"  

FLY Dance: The Gentlemen of Hip-Hop

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 19:00
Street dance meets classic choreographic dance principles, FLY Dance performs at the Palm Theatre!  This all-male contemporary dance company hailing from Houston known as the Gentlemen of Hip-Hop are sure to WOW you with their high energy performance.  Tickets $28 adults, $20 students/children Purchaes tickets HERE .    

An Evening with Jackie Greene & Anders Osborne

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 20:30
Beyond the Groove presents an intimate acoustic evening with Jackie Greene & Anders Osborne live at Club Red.   Doors: 7:30 PM | Show: 8:00 PM All Ages Show - Tickets $35 - $55 PURCHASE HERE.    

The Motet: Presented by Jambase

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 20:30
Hailing from Colorado, the Motet is a world-classimprovisational funk band that has dedicated more than a decade to the healing powers of funky dance music. This will be the perfect dance party at Club Red.  Tickets $25 advance GA, $30 high table seating GA, $35 preferred platform seating Doors at 7:30PM PURCHASE HERE. The Motet - 'The Fountain' ::: Second Story Garage Video of The Motet - 'The Fountain' ::: Second Story Garage    

The Floozies Live in Concert

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 21:00
NO set list, NO problem!  The Floozies, a live electronic duo of brothers blends guitar and bass, as well as as colors of lights.  They have been on stage with electronic big names such as STS9 and Big Gigantic, don't miss this unique performance!  Showtime 9PM, doors open at 8PM - come enjoy a cocktail at the Sheridan SHOW Bar.  Tickets $20 general admission, $30 balcony reserved seating.   PURCHASE HERE .  The Floozies - Sunroof Cadillac (official) Video of The Floozies - Sunroof Cadillac (official)    

Ceramics Wheel & Glazing: Session I with Greta Neumann

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 19:00
Tuesday, Jan. 10; Wednesday, Jan. 11 and Tuesday, Jan. 31  |  6-9pm   $125 tuition & materials Class begins with two evenings of wheel instruction (required) followed by four open studio sessions (uninstructed, optional practice time). The course ends with one evening of glazing instruction, and two additional open studio sessions to finish up projects. All classes and open studio hours take place on weekday evenings, from 6 – 9pm.  Students can come to any or all open studio nights, as long as they have taken the intro to throwing classes first. All classes are limited to 8 students.   PRE-REGISTRATION  REQUIRED Session I: Evenings, 6-9 p.m. 1/10/2017 – Intro to throwing A (REQUIRED) 1/11/2017 – Intro to throwing B (REQUIRED) 1/17/2017 – Open Studio 1/...

Beginning Burlesque with Sasha Sullivan

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 19:00
Mondays,  January 9 – February 27  |   6 – 8pm   | Burlesque is a celebration of femininity. Women of all ages come together for a fun-filled journey into this incredible art form, ultimately empowering their creative, sensual, feminine beings. Telluride Theatre’s own Sasha Sullivan and seasoned Burlesque veteran Melissa Harris are excited take new students on an eight-week journey into the world of burlesque. Starting with the basics – history, dance moves, striptease, creating a character, and owning your space – students will then develop their very own burlesque character and walk away with a full routine, a set of pasties, and a portrait. At the close of the class, some students will be chosen to perform at BURLESQUE, a live variety show on the Sheridan Opera House...

Rumours: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 21:00
Rewind time with fan favorite, Rumours: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac performing live at the Sheridan Opera House.  Rumours covers Fleetwood Mac in their prime between '75-'79, featuring the classic arrangement.  Show starts 9PM, Doors open at 8PM - come enjoy a cocktail at the Sheridan SHOW Bar.  Tickets, $25 GA, $35 Balcony reserved seating.   PURCHASE HERE.  [[{"fid":"110154","view_mode":"default","type":"media","attributes":{"alt":"Rumours, Fleetwood Mac tribute band","class":"media-element file-default"}}]]

The Yale Whiffenpoofs Live in Concert

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 19:00
An evening with the "Whiffs," Yale University's oldest and best known collegiate a cappella group, live on the Sheridan Opera House stage.  Show at 7pm, doors open at 6pm - come enjoy a cocktail at the Sheridan SHOW Bar. Tickets $25 GA, $35 Balcony reserved seating. Purchase tickets HERE .

'Songline' Art Exhibit

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 18:00
This month's Art Walk features a special exhibit of the work of renowned Ridgway artist Stephanie Morgan Rogers. The title of the exhibit, "Songline," refers to Australian Aboriginal mythology—a songline is a path across the earth or sky determined by an ancestral dream, which is recorded in traditional songs, dances, stories, and artwork. Rogers' work is inspired by folklore, history, and spiritualism, and includes paintings on metal that create shimmering patinas, as well as jewelry and other installations. Her art has been featured in Sundance , Mountain Living , Vogue Living , and commercially by Starbucks. The opening reception takes place at the Telluride Arts HQ gallery and will have live music by Kyra Kopestonsky. The event is free to the public.  

Telluride Art Walk

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 18:00
Thursday, October 4th. 5PM-8PM The Art Walk takes place on the first Thursday of every month (excluding May, November, and December). Over twenty venues host this event to showcase new exhibitions and artists. A free self guided Art Walk map (Gallery Guide)  can be found both online and at partcipating venues.         

New Year's Eve with Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 22:00
Celebrate the beginning of a New Year with Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears at the Sheridan Opera House.  Their soulful punky blues sounds will set a smooth mood for your 2017!  This Telluride-style Black Tie affair will feature chamnpagne, party favors and appetizers.  Doors open 9pm, music starts at 10:30pm.  Libations will be served at the Sheridan SHOW Bar. Tickets $100 General Admission, $250 Balcony reserved seating.  Purchase HERE.   Video of Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears - Sugarfoot  

New Year's Eve Torchlight Parade

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 19:30
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

New Year's Eve Gala

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 18:30
$300 per person, $2,000 table of 8 Call 970-728-3886 To Reserve your Spot starting November 2nd, ticket sell out FAST!   Celebrate a new year at the Ah Haa with 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, Flair Robinson and Christopher Beaver, will be there too!   

Gorrono Ranch New Year's Eve Sleigh Ride Dinner

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 18:00
A special sleigh ride dinner event to ring in the New Year at Gorrono Ranch on Telluride Ski Resort with front row seats for the torch light parade and fireworks!  Ride an open sleigh towed by snow cat to Gorrono Ranch and enjoy a buffet style dinner and open bar. There will be TWO sleigh depatures from Heritage Plaza in Mountain Village: Please arrive at 5:00pm, for the 5:15pm Sleigh departure Please arrive at 5:30pm, for the 5:45pm Sleigh departure Pricing: New Year’s Eve December 31st Adult Dinners (Includes OPEN PREMIUM BAR!)   $200 per person Young Adults (ages 13 to 21) $100 C hildren (ages 6-12) $55 6 and under free *These prices do not include tax or gratuity* ~Alcoholic beverages are included in price~ CALL TELLURIDE SKI & GOLF...

Adam Trent: The Next Generation of Magic

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 19:00
Palm Arts Winter Mini-Season presents Broadway star Adam Trent and his "Next Generation of Magic" show.  Adam's interactive performance is a bit of magic, a bit of comedy and a bit of music laced with his playful personality.    Tickets:  $32 adults, $22 students/children Purchase tickets HERE .  

Peter Yarrow's Teeny Tiny Christmas Concert

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 16:45
Telluride Academy presents the Teeny Tiny Christmas Concert for the kid in all of us.  Peter Yarrow, folk legend, will host this evening of children's songs live on the Sheridan Opera House stage.  Tickets $20 and limited to 75 guests. Please call 970.708.1333 or 970.728.5311 to reserve your ticket.  Doors at 3:45pm, cash bar available. All proceeds benefit the Telluride Academy. 

Trout Steak Revival Live in Concert

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 20:00
Trout Steak Revival will tickle the Sheridan Opera House stage with their bluegrass performance as part of the Holiday Concert Series. Show at 8pm, doors open at 7pm - come and enjoy a cocktail at the Sheridan SHOW Bar. Tickets $26 General Admission, $36 Balcony reserved seating. Purchase HERE . Video of Trout Steak Revival - "Brighter Every Day" (OFFICIAL)