Time to make turns my friends! Lots going on this week... and it's not going to slow down anytime soon. SUPER excited about slappin' on the skis and making some turns this week. Time to reflect on what you're thankful for... and eat lots of TURKEY!!! mmmm we loooove turkey! But seriously, we're extremely thankful for this beautiful place we live in, the wonderful people that visit us every year, the amazing locals who help everything run and much more. Thank you for being Fans of Telluride.com and we hope to have you in town SOON! What are you waiting for??
Tuesday, November 22nd – Kick-off Party: RED – The Telluride Gallery of Fine Art is having
an all RED exhibit featuring 30 local artists with over 30 original works of
art. Silent Auction, red wine and good times @ 5:30pm at the Main Street
gallery. Don’t forget to wear RED! www.telluridegallery.com
Wednesday, November 23rd – Donation Day – The Telluride Ski Resort
will open its lifts for Donation Day, a tradition that raises money for the
Telluride Ski and Snowboard Club (TSSC). Make the first turns of the season for
a good cause - 100% of ticket sales go to the TSSC scholarship and financial
aid fund. Donation Day will run from 9am to 4pm and lift tickets will be $25.
Tickets can be purchase at the Mountain Village ticket office at the base of
Lift #4. Free coffee, doughnuts and hot chocolate for all skiers and boarders!
Thursday, November 24th – SKI Resort opens & Thanksgiving Day – and it begins… the Ski
Resort officially opens for the 2011/2012 Ski Season! Is there any better way
to spend time with family and friends?! Give thanks, make turns and eat lots of
turkey… that’s Telluride’s mantra. We’re so thankful for our beautiful home, loving
friends & guests, an amazing summer season and look forward to a safe and
deep winter! www.tellurideskiresort.com
Friday, November 25th – The Great Funktier @ the
Moon – Fly Me to the Moon Saloon is back! When’s the last time you partied
at the Moon?? It’s been a while. Your favorite local band, The Great
Funktier, is going to drop a Friday night funk bomb. Also, they’ll be releasing
their brand spanking new 5 song EP “Hunting Season”. There won’t be any more
tryptophan in your system from Thanksgiving… so come down to the Moon for a good time! Be there @ 9:30pm. www.facebook.com/TheGreatFunktier
Saturday, November 26th – Back to Shred Bash @ The Llama – Never Summer and Alternative Edge
presents… ‘Shred ‘em All’ video premiere. Come down to The Llama Saturday night
for a killer snowboard film, DJ Essential, a chance to win a Never Summer snowboard,
free shwag, 2 for 1 Well drinks all night and more! Come celebrate the opening
of the ski/snowboard season in style.