• The Somm of It All: Chris Sawyer Returns to Telluride Wine Fest 2017

    4 days ago.

    Tickets to the 2017 Telluride Wine Festival here. Please scroll down towards the bottom of the story to watch a video interview with the somm to the stars, Christopher Sawyer. Note: the interview was done in 2016. Near the end, Chris talks about…

  • Telluride Wine Fest 2017: “Choose Your Own Adventure” & More

    6 days ago.

    The 2017 Telluride Wine Festival takes place Thursday, June 22 - Sunday, June 25. Don’t have a pass? Don’t pass. This year’s weekend is billed as "Choose Your Own Adventure” – though some events are reserved for pass-holders and patrons…

  • Nothing Says Summer Like Telluride’s Bluegrass-Fueled "Running Of The Tarps"

    1 week ago.

    Telluride Bluegrass 2017 hit the ground running on Thursday. Literally... This just in from StephanieWolf of Colorado Public Radio. (Also by the by, the music yesterday and today – in particular though not exclusively – Chris Thile by himself; Freddy & Francine…

  • Telluride Bluegrass: Yonder Pre-releases “Love. Ain’t Love” in Telluride

    1 week ago.

    Telluride has its festivals. Nederland has Frozen Dead Guy Days. No kidding, celebrated annually from Friday – Sunday the first full weekend of March. A centerpieces of Frozen Guy Days is a screening of the film “Grandpa’s in the Tuff…

  • Telluride Bluegrass: Sunday in the Park With Abigail Washburn

    1 week ago.

    "[Washburn is] something of an unofficial musical ambassador to China. She constructs cultural bridges, one note at a time,” CBS Sunday Morning. A few single-day Telluride Bluegrass tickets remain for those days and still available at http://shop.bluegrass.com/telluride or 800-624-2422. (As…

  • Mountain Village: Free FirstGrass + Parking & Getting Around

    1 week ago.

    Folky Americana acoustic duo Freddy & Francine – she compared to Aretha; he to Van Morrison – (story and podcast here), followed by the hilarious GrassHipPop family Bluegrass band The Cleverlys, will grace the stage on Mountain Village’s Sunset Plaza for the Eighth…

  • Telluride Bluegrass: Grammy-Winner Sarah Jarosz, Everywhere?

    1 week ago.

    Grammy-winning Sarah Jarosz returns for an encore at the 44th annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival. Her regular set is scheduled for Saturday, June 17, 2:15 - 3:30 p.m. But expect the singer-songwriter to pop up throughout the weekend, joining her many friends. "Sarah represents the vitality of…

  • Award-winning fiddler Jeremy Kittel Debuts As Bandleader at Telluride Bluegrass

    1 week ago.

    The Jeremy Kittel Band performs at the 44th annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival on Friday morning, June 16. His set is 10-11 a.m. A few single-day Telluride Bluegrass tickets remain for those days and still available at http://shop.bluegrass.com/telluride or 800-624-2422. (As…

  • Telluride Jazz Fest: Headliner Macy Gray at Opening Concert for Patrons

    2 weeks ago.

    With Mountainfilm  in the rear view mirror, Telluride's summer festival juggernaut is really heating up. Anticipating yet another robust season, the Telluride Jazz Festival, (August 4 - August 6), reveals its 2017 artist lineup, a gift from the new management, Steve Gumble’s SBG Productions, which also programs Telluride Blues &…

  • Telluride Bluegrass: Freddy & Francine, FirstGrass & Main Stage

    2 weeks ago.

    The 9th annual FREE (!) FirstGrass Concert will be held Wednesday, June 14, at Sunset Plaza in Mountain Village. Freddy & Francine take the stage at 5 p.m. followed by The Cleverlys. Scroll down to listen to a podcast featuring Freddy & Francine.…

  • Telluride Jazz: Daily Schedule + More

    2 weeks ago.

    The Telluride Jazz Festival announces its daily schedule, free late-night series "Liberty Sessions," and new closing show, "The Final Waltz," featuring Vaud And The Villains. Festival takes place August 4-6, 2017 in Telluride, CO. Festival tickets are on sale now.…

  • TIO At Mountainfilm: Open Letter To Leilani Munter

    3 weeks ago.

    The party’s over. Time to call it wrap. Mountainfilm just announced the winning docs and causes. (Details here.) But the truth is everyone in the “tribe” won: over Memorial weekend, we all became a bit more enlightened, drew closer, and learned more…

  • Mountainfilm: Ryan Killackey & “Yasuni Man”

    4 weeks ago.

    Mountainfilm uses the power of film, art, and ideas to inspire audiences to create a better world. The nonprofit anticipates another sold-out festival this year. A limited number of passes are still available. Buy your pass now. Go here for presenters. Go here…

  • Mountainfilm: Climate Interactive’s Drew Jones & "The New Normal"

    4 weeks ago.

    Mountainfilm, the official kick-off of Telluride’s summer festival season, uses the power of film, art, and shared ideas to inspire audiences to create a better world. The nonprofit anticipates another sold-out festival this year. A limited number of passes are still…

  • “M” is for Mountainfilm + Magical, Mischievous, Memorable Mishky

    4 weeks ago.

    Mountainfilm uses the power of film, art, and ideas to inspire audiences to create a better world. Mountainfilm’s online schedule is now live, including times and venues for films, presentations, Moving Mountains Symposium, parties, Town Talks, book signings – don’t…

  • Mountainfilm: The Green Gondola & The New Normal

    4 weeks ago.

    To learn more about the Green Gondola Project and Mountain Village’s green initiatives, go here or go here for an in-depth story. To learn more about making a donation to the Green Gondola Project online, go here. To take action with…