The air in Telluride may be getting cooler and the sun is setting slightly earlier, but that doesn't mean that the fun has stopped! This Fall will be full of events to check out, from live music to mountain bike races to playing bingo for turkey. And this year, getting to and from Mountain Village in the off season will be easier, as the Gondola is extending their operating hours. Book with us before September 30th and recieve the 4th night free on your stay!
Telluride Blues & Brews Festival: September 14th-16th.This year marks the 19th annual Blues & Brews festival! Three days of music and beer and all around good times. This event is a favorite amongst locals and each year it brings people back for more. We can't wait for performances from Phil Lesh and Friends, The B-52's, Little Feat, Gov't Mule, and more. Check out our festival lodging page for information on where to stay!
September 22nd and 23rd Just when you thought the lineup couldn’t
get any better; Telluride is bringing the heat with a new festival this fall.
The Telluride Pig & Whiskey BBQ Festival will kick off its first year with
barbecue competitions, music and more. Sponsored by the Kansas City Barbecue
Society, this event will bring in 15 professional barbecue teams from around
the country for a judged competition. An amateur competition will also be open
to the public. The cook off will be held in the Telluride Conference Center in
Mountain Village. The festival will run from 11am until 8pm on both Saturday
October 11th. The show will
be at 8 pm at the Sheridan Opera House! Jewish
Reggae and hip hop artist released a new album this summer and will be
delivering some conscious minded music for all to hear. The show will be a seats-out,
general admission performance. Tickets are on sale now!
Telluride Horror Show: This year marks the third annual Horror Festival, a 3-day genre festival that
has become world famous. On October 12th-14th, the latest
horror, fantasy, and sci-fi films will be screened in the Nugget Theatre and
The Sheridan Opera House. Voted one of the “20 Coolest Film Festivals” in 2011
by Moviemaker Magazine. Check out the partial list of this year's films!
An Evening with
Abigail Washburn: The Sheridan Opera House will host old-time American music
singer/songwriter Abigail Washburn on Thursday, October 25th.The
show will be an intimate, seats-in performance with Abigail singing and playing
the banjo and other instruments alongside Boston based musician Kai Welch.
Fall Tilt: Coming
October 6th Telluride’s 12 hour endurance bike race held in the
Mountain Village Bike Park. Participants enjoy a free gondola tickets to the
top of the park where they will complete as many laps as they can on the
downhill course in a 12 hour period. Aside from the sheer athleticism and competition
that spectators will see, the trees that surround the course will be showing
their beautiful autumn colors.
Turkey Bingo: Play
Bingo, win a Turkey! A community celebration of the Thanksgiving holiday at the