With many festival offerings heading into their third decade, Telluride’s festivals have evolved and grown, and inspire visitors to make the journey year after year. In the summer months alone, Telluride plays host to over 30 festivals. For many families, Telluride’s festival season has created a new family tradition to return to Telluride in the warmer months.
Telluride Mountainfilm Festival celebrates outdoor recreation and environmental activism. Movie Lovers get up to 20% off a stay at Madeline this weekend!
May 25-28, 2018
TELLURIDE BALLOON FESTIVAL
Each June, Telluride is the spectacular setting for hot air balloons gracing the skies above the box canyon. At dusk, the Main Street of Telluride is the spectacular setting for the annual balloon glow. Guests receive 20% off lodging at Madeline with promo code BALL2018.
June 1-3, 2018
TELLURIDE BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL
World-renowned bluegrass festival in Telluride Town Park.
June 21-24, 2018
TELLURIDE 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION
The Telluride 4th of July is truly an old fashioned, small town America celebration. From the early morning hours to long past sunset, the festivities provide endless fun and entertainment for the young and young at heart. Come early or stay longer and enjoy the week in Telluride for this hometown event.
June 29-July 4, 2018
TELLURIDE RIDE FESTIVAL
The Ride hosts a carefully curated Americana/rock lineup offering world-class musical acts and introducing new, soon-to-break talent. This year, listen to favorites like Sheryl Crow, Grace Potter & The String Cheese Incident. Book your lodging at Madeline and receive a 15% discount with promo code RIDE. Limited availability!
July 14-15, 2018
TELLURIDE YOGA FESTIVAL
A four-day immersive weekend of yoga and a truly unique experience for the attendees who come to Telluride for this intimate festival. Stay at Madeline Hotel and enjoy up to a 15% discount on lodging with promo code YOGA. Limited availability.
July 19-22, 2018
TELLURIDE ART + ARCHITECTURE WEEKEND
Private, insider tours behind the closed doors of some of the most prestigious new and historic homes of Telluride. Each venue features numerous artists and designers of all kinds, and tastings by local chefs with wine pairings. Lodging discount of 15% for guest stays with promo code ARTS. Limited availability.
July 21-22, 2018
TELLURIDE MUSHROOM FESTIVAL
The festival is a celebration of all things fungal – connoisseurs find themselves in good company amongst enthusiasts, experts, and scientists. Interests range from scientific to culinary, curiosity to investigative. Madeline hosts a Mushroom foraging trip on horseback with Executive Chef, Will Nolan and a four-course Mushroom Dinner. Lodging guests enjoy 15% discount when using promo code MUSHRM.
August 16-19, 2018
TELLURIDE JAZZ FESTIVAL
The Telluride Jazz Festival celebrates jazz by inviting some of the best-known performers and providing a venue through which new artists can explore their sound.
August 3-5, 2018
TELLURIDE FESTIVAL OF CARS & COLORS
This is every car lovers’ paradise! Get your fix of elegant cars, classically restored or vintage, and enjoy the scenic backdrop of the San Juan Mountains and gorgeous fall foliage. Many events take place just outside of Madeline Hotel in Heritage Plaza. Guests receive lodging discount of 20% off when using promo code CARS.
September 27-30, 2018
TELLURIDE HORROR SHOW FESTIVAL
The Telluride Horror Show is Colorado’s first and longest running horror film festival. Attendees get to experience a mix of suspense, fantasy, sci-fi, dark comedy and horror. Festival guests enjoy a 20% discount off lodging at Madeline when using promo code HORROR.
October 12-14, 2018