Music, microbrews and four days of enjoyment set against a backdrop of stunning 13,000-ft mountain peaks.
The 23rd Annual TELLURIDE BLUES & BREWS FESTIVAL will once again take over the world-famous mountain town of Telluride, CO--in the heart of the Rocky Mountains--September 16-18, 2016. With a musical line-up offering an eclectic mix of live blues, funk, indie, rock, jam band, gospel and soul performances, the 2016 TELLURIDE BLUES & BREWS FESTIVAL is proud to announce a brand new, state-of-the-art stage with towering mountain peaks providing a natural showcase for the festival's talent, while the pristine mountain valley makes the perfect dance floor for festival attendees. The line-up for the 2016 TELLURIDE BLUES & BREWS FESTIVAL will be revealed in the coming weeks.
Not to be outdone by the music, Saturday (September 17) of the festival weekend will mark the return of the Blues & Brews Grand Tasting, one of the premier beer tasting events in the Southwest featuring more than 170 styles of craft beer and cider from over 55 microbreweries, including those from the Telluride Blues & Brews' official beer sponsor, Sierra Nevada Brewing Company.
For those looking to stay close to the action, an assortment of on-site festival camping are being offered, ranging from the Glamping Village (luxury heated tents provided by Colorado Yurt equipped with full beds, premium amenities and an on-site concierge located steps away from the festival ground in Telluride's iconic Town Park) to the affordable standard camping choice. Other local lodging selections (at local hotel partners) are also available. To view all camping and accommodation selections, please click here.
3-day passes, Juke Joint (late night shows) passes, 4-Day Camping passes and camping gear packages (provided by Project Shelter) are on sale now. Tickets start at $199.00 for a 3-Day pass. Single day tickets are set to go on sale June 15.
For festival info or to purchase tickets click here. To buy tickets by phone, please call (866) 515-6166. Tickets are also available locally at both Telluride Music (333 West Colorado Ave) and Wizard Entertainment (126 East Colorado Avenue). Details about all ticketing packages can be found here.
About Telluride Blues & Brews Festival
Renowned as one of the most scenic, hassle-free and comfortable music festivals in the country, Telluride Blues & Brews is located in the world-famous picturesque mountain town of Telluride, Colorado. The multi-stage (campground stage, blues stage, main stage) celebration of music and microbrews offers an eclectic mix of live blues, funk, indie, rock, jam band, gospel and soul performances. Some of the best microbreweries in the country, a wide variety of local and regional food and craft vendors, children's activities (climbing wall, bounce houses and bungee trampolines, parades) , cozy late night club shows (Juke Joints), and much more round out the 23rd annual weekend celebration. Annually set at the beginning of the beautiful fall foliage season, the event also boasts a number of unique local outdoor activities, including a free gondola between Mountain Village and Town of Telluride.