Calendar

Our Telluride, CO events calendar shares community and regional events that are popular with Telluride locals and visitors alike. Telluride is home to a wide range of festivals spanning athletic, culinary, and musical themes.

Many of our recurring festivals and events have taken place in our beautiful Colorado setting for more than 30 years now. Some signature events that attract loyal fans include the MountainFilm Festival, Bluegrass Festival, Telluride Film Festival, and Blues & Brews.

From art to wellness, there are plenty of events year-round to keep every Telluride resident busy! Find a festival or event that piques your interest on our calendar.

2020 Events

  • Jan 1-3 – No School – Winter Break
  • Jan 2 – Art Walk
  • Jan 3 – SunSquabi, 9pm, SOH
  • Jan 4 – SunSquabi, 9pm, SOH
  • Jan 9 – The Whiffenpoofs, 8pm, SOH
  • Jan 10 – Papadosio, 8pm, SOH
  • Jan 11 – Papadosio, 8pm, SOH
  • Jan 15 – Girls Night Out, SOH
  • Jan 17 – “Ten Years” (10th Year of Burlesque celebration), SOH
  • Jan 20 – No School – MLK
  • Jan 23 – Marvel Years, 8pm, SOH
  • Jan 24 – Full Metal Jacket, 7pm, Palm Theatre
  • Jan 24 – KOTO Lip Sync, 9pm, SOH
  • Jan 23-26 – Ouray Ice Festival
  • Jan 31 & Feb 1 & 3 – YPT perform “Les Misérables” 6pm, SOH
  • Feb 1 – MET HD Opera: Porgy and Bess, 11am, Palm Theatre
  • Feb 6 – Art Walk
  • Feb 6 – Break Science, 8pm, SOH
  • Feb 7 – Trout Steak Revival, 8pm, SOH
  • Feb 8 – SMRC Chocolate Lovers’ Fling, SOH
  • Feb 9 – Doo Wop Project, 8pm, SOH
  • Feb 13-16 – Telluride Comedy Festival, 8pm, SOH
  • Feb 14&17 – No School – Presidents’ Day
  • Feb 21 – Telluride AIDS Benefit: Student Fashion Show, 6pm, Palm Theater
  • Feb 22 – Donavon Frankenreiter, SOH
  • Feb 22-29 – Gay Ski Week
  • Feb 25 – Tuesday at the Palm (free movie), 2:15pm
  • Feb 25 – Natalie Cressman & Ian Faquini, 7pm, B. Saunders Theatre
  • Feb 27 – Telluride AIDS Benefit:
    Sneak Peak Fashion Show, 7pm, Conference Center
  • Feb 29 – MET HD Opera: Agrippina, 11am, Palm Theatre
  • Feb 29 – Telluride AIDS Benefit:
    Gala Fashion Show, 7pm, Conference Center
  • March 2 – Telluride AIDS Benefit: Sample Sale
  • March 3 – G. Love & Special Sauce, SOH
  • March 5 – Art Walk
  • March 5-8 & 12-15 – “Macgyver”, Bob Saunder’s Theatre
  • March 6 – TASP Blue Party, Conference Center
  • March 7 – The Infamous Stringdusters, 8pm, SOH
  • March 10 – moe., SOH
  • March 14 – Spafford, SOH
  • March 14 – MET HD Opera: Der Fliegende, 11am, Palm Theatre
  • March 16 – Galactic, SOH
  • March 17 – Tuesday at the Palm (free movie), 2:15pm
  • March 20 & 22 – Choral Society Spring Sing, Christ Church
  • March 21 – One to One Cardboard Sled Derby
  • March 22 – Rotary Red Ball Express
  • March 25-28 – Telluride Theatre Presents “Burlesque”, SOH
  • March 27 – Birdman, free movie, 7pm, Palm Theatre
  • April 2 – Art Walk
  • April 3 – KOTO End of the Season Street Dance, 4pm, Main Street
  • April 3 – The Del McCoury Band, 7pm, SOH
  • April 5 – Telluride Ski Area Closes
  • April 5 – Closing Day Pond Skim and Party
  • April 5 – Gondola Closes at Midnight
  • April 6-17 – No School – Spring Break
  • April 21 – Tuesday at the Palm (free movie), 2:15pm
  • April 24 – Greenbook, free movie, 7pm, Palm Theatre
  • April 25 – MET HD Opera: Tosca (encore), 11am, Palm Theatre
  • May 1-3 – YPT perform “The Jungle Book”, SOH
  • May 9 – Valley Floor Day
  • May 14-20 – School K-12 Art Show, Palm Theatre Lobby
  • May 15-17 – Telluride Literary Arts Festival
  • May 16 – Spring Clean Up, 11am
  • May 21 – Gondola Opens, 7am
  • May 22-25 – Telluride Mountain Film
  • May 25 – No School – Memorial Day
  • May 28 – Last Day of School, Half Day
  • May 29 – Telluride High School Graduation
  • June 4 – Art Walk
  • June 5-7 – Telluride Balloon Festival – Canceled Due to Covid
  • June 8-13 – Wild West Fest – Canceled Due to Covid
  • June 11-14 – Telluride WOW Festival – Canceled Due to Covid
  • June 18-21 – Telluride Bluegrass Festival – Canceled Due to Covid
  • June 25-28 – Telluride Wine Festival – Canceled Due to Covid
  • June 25-28 – Telluride Yoga Festival – Canceled Due to Covid
  • June 29-July 5 – Telluride Plein Air Festival – Canceled Due to Covid
  • July 2 – Art Walk
  • July 3 – Telluride Arts Warehouse Event
  • July 4 – 4th of July Parade – Canceled Due to Covid
  • July 4 – Firemen’s Picnic/Fireworks – Canceled Due to Covid
  • July 4 – Rundola, 8am, Gondola
  • July 6 – Telluride Theatre Presents “Midsummer Gala”
  • July 10-12 – RIDE Festival – Canceled Due to Covid
  • July 11-18 – San Miguel Basin Fair
  • July 15-18 – Telluride Americana Fest – Canceled Due to Covid
  • July 17-19 – Art + Architecture Weekend – Canceled Due to Covid
  • July 17 – Hardrock 100 Run – Canceled Due to Covid
  • July 18-26 – Shakespeare’s “The Winter’s Tale”, Town Park – Canceled Due to Covid
  • July 20-24 – YPT Summer Spectacular Theater Camp
  • July 20-26 – Telluride Baseball Festival
  • July 25 – Telluride 100 Mountain Bike Race, 6am, Main Street
  • August 4-9 – Telluride Chamber Music Festival – Canceled Due to Covid
  • August 6 – Art Walk
  • August 6 – Telluride Top Chef, 5:30pm, M.V. – Canceled Due to Covid
  • August 7 – KOTO Duck Race
  • August 7-9 – Telluride Jazz Festival – Canceled Due to Covid
  • August 13-16 – Telluride Mushroom Festival
  • August 15-18 – Telluride Reserve
  • August 22 – Telluride Mountain Run, Gondola Plaza
  • Sept 3 – Art Walk
  • Sept 4-7 – Telluride Film Festival – Canceled Due to Covid
  • Sept 6-12 – Black Bear Awareness Week
  • Sept 12 – Imogene Pass Run
  • Sept 12 – KOTO Fall Street Dance
  • Sept 18-20 – Blues & Brews Festival – Canceled Due to Covid
  • Sept 24-27 – Telluride Festival of Cars and Colors – Canceled Due to Covid
  • Sept 26 – Mountains to Desert Ride
  • Oct 1 – Art Walk
  • Oct 2-4 – Original Thinkers
  • Oct 8 – BRAvo Fundraiser, New Sheridan Bar
  • Oct 16-18 – Telluride Horror Show
  • Oct 18 – Gondola Closes at Midnight
  • Oct 31 – KOTO Halloween Party
  • Nov 13-15 – KOTO Ski Swap
  • Nov 20 – Gondola Opens, 7am
  • Nov 26 – Telluride Ski Area Opens
  • Nov 27-29 – Holiday Arts Bazaar, Elks Lodge
  • Dec 2 – Noel Night
  • Dec. 4-6 – YPT Middle School Play, SOH
  • Dec 4-6 – Telluride Fire Festival
  • Dec 11 & 13 – Choral Society Winter Sing, Christ Church
  • Dec 18-24 – Telluride Theatre Presents “High History”, SOH
  • Dec 27-31 – Holiday Concert Series, SOH
  • Dec 31 – Torch Light Parade & Fireworks, Mtn Village
  • Dec 31 – New Year’s Eve Celebration, Court House