Telluride Festivals

On top of our incredible Telluride summer activities, Telluride Festivals are always a highlight of the summer. We would like to think that there is a little bit of something for everyone on the list below. Please call for specific dates.


Mountain Film Festival – May 23-26, 2014

May 23-26, 2014 Started in 1979, Mountainfilm in Telluride is one of America’s longest-running film festivals. Through the years, in and out of trends and fads, the Mountainfilm in Telluride Festival has always been best described by one unchanging word: inspiring. Far more than any other adjective, that’s how festival audiences describe their experience. In […]


Heritage Festival – June 6-8, 2014

June 6-8, 2014 Celebrate Telluride’s colorful and storied past. Venture back in time and walk along historic main street where Butch Cassidy once roamed. Mingle with weathered cowboys and gold-hungry prospectors and all others who answered the call of the San Juan Mountains. From the era of the mining boom through the rise of alpine […]


Balloon Festival – June 6-8, 2014

June 6-8, 2014 Each June, Telluride is the spectacular setting for the Telluride Balloon Festival. At dusk, the Main Street of Telluride is the spectacular setting for the annual balloon glow. At five stories high, these hot air balloons cast an enchanting light on Telluride’s National Historic District. The bright colored balloons and burners provide an […]


Bluegrass Festival—June 19-22, 2014

June 19-22, 2014 The 40th Annual Telluride Bluegrass coincides with the Summer Solstice (Thursday night); the full moon (Saturday night); and the longest day of the year which begins the Colorado summer. It’s a magical time of sun and light, when the the high country of Colorado puts away its skis and grabs hiking boots, […]


Wine Festival—June 26-29, 2014

June 26-29, 2014 Pairing the beauty of the mountains with indulgence of fine wines, this multi-day event features winemakers’ luncheons, cooking demonstrations, reserve programs, seminars and tastings for novices and experts alike. On Friday and Saturday, there is also music scheduled in Telluride Town Park. Telluride Wine Festival


Telluride 4th of July—July 4, 2014

July 4, 2014 Telluride 4th of July is truly an old fashioned, small town America celebration. From the early morning hours to long past sunset, the festivities provide endless fun and entertainment for the young and young at heart. The Telluride Volunteer Fire Department has been hosting Telluride’s 4th of July celebration for over 100 […]


Jazz Festival – August 1-3, 2014

August 1-3, 2014 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 […]


Chamber Music Festival – August 7-17, 2014

The Telluride Chamber Music Festival has been bringing music to Telluride since 1973. This year we continue to bring you chamber music as it was originally intended, up close and personal! Our festival creates a spontaneous connection between audience and musicians that lifts the human spirit. You are invited to take a break from your […]


Telluride Film Festival—August 29-September 1, 2014

August 29 – September 1, 2014 Telluride Film Festival, presented by the National Film Preserve, draws to a close today following a spectacular five-day anniversary presentation of diverse programming, surprise screenings and special guests attended by more than 4,000 movie lovers. TFF’s annual celebration of artistic excellence brings together, cinema enthusiasts, filmmakers and artists to […]


Blues and Brews Festival – September 12-14, 2014

September 12-14, 2014 Renowned as one of the most scenic and intimate music festivals in the country, Telluride Blues & Brews takes place every September in the world-famous resort town of Telluride, Colorado, in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. Blues & Brews is a three-day celebration of live music and microbrews held at Telluride […]

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