Editor’s note: Yes, I know, I am posting this from the media tent. We are hard into Telluride Bluegrass with talent like k.d.lang, Sam Bush, John Cowan, Jerry Douglas, Bruce Hornsby yet to come this weekend. Yes I know, posting this announcement from Telluride Blues & Brews Festival is not living in the moment. Here’s the rationale in a few choice words: You Snooze. You Lose. Read on. And rock on…
Single day tickets for the 19th Annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival, held September 14-16, are on sale now. All tickets can be purchased online at tellurideblues.com, by phone at 866.515.6166, or in person at both Telluride Music, located at 201 E. Colorado Ave and Wizard Entertainment, located at 126 East Colorado Avenue.
Every September, the bands, the fans, and the barrels of beer roll into Telluride Town Park for a 3-day celebration of music in mountains at the renowned Telluride Blues & Brews Festival.
“This year marks the 19th Annual, and the weekend promises to be the best one yet,” said Steve Gumble, Festival Director. “There is an enormous amount of musical talent this festival season from all genres of music.”
The 2012 Festival lineup features headliners Phil Lesh & Friends, Gov’t Mule, and The B-52s. Additional performances include Little Feat, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Robert Randolph & the Family Band, The Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Anders Osborne, Heartless Bastards, MarchFourth Marching Band, Tab Benoit, Little Hurricane, The Lee Boys and many more. For the complete festival lineup and schedule, please visit tellurideblues.com.
Additional Festival highlights include a wide variety and eclectic mix of food and craft vendors, the Rainbow Kids area and Kid’s parade, Blues for Breakfast concerts, late night shows at local Juke Joints, and the anticipated Telluride Acoustic Blues Competition.
Our Festival is 100% carbon neutral! Upgrade your Telluride Blues & Brews Festival Ticket to be a “Green Ticket,” and reduce the environmental impact of your attendance to the festival. Your purchase helps offset a portion of the CO2 emissions created by your travel to the Telluride Blues & Brews Festival by supporting carbon offset projects that help take action against global climate change.
When you purchase a Green Ticket, Green Mountain Energy Company offsets an estimated 220 lbs of carbon dioxide. That’s like not driving a car 245 miles, recycling 550 aluminum cans, or planting 13 trees. Be Green and help us offset our carbon footprint for the weekend!
For festival information or to purchase tickets visit us online at tellurideblues.com or call toll-free at (866) 515-6166.