While Telluride might be known for uncrowded ski terrain and its charming small-town vibe, you may not know that Telluride has a bustling arts and entertainment scene. While our little ski town has tons of winter sport activities and après hang outs, let’s take a look at what’s coming up in Telluride this winter. From art walks to concerts to comedy — there’s something for every taste. During your next visit be sure to check out these awesome acts and venues for your fill of music, theater or art.

You can check out more spring and summer events and festivals on our events calendar.

Thinking about visiting? Be sure to search our rental availability for the date of your event, we’d be happy to host your stay while you explore the cultural side of Telluride.

Lodging in Telluride guide to Arts and Entertainment winter 2019

MOTET at Club Red


4 Emancipator at Sheridan Opera House

5 Trout Steak Revival at Sheridan Opera House

11 Beatles vs. Stones at Sheridan Opera House

11 Floozies at Club Red

12 Kitchen Dwellers & Magic Beans at Sheridan Opera House

12 Motet at Club Red

20 Papadosio at Sheridan Opera House

23 Second City: It’s Not You, It’s Me at The Palm 

24 Nappy Roots at The Liberty 

26 Tnertle at The Liberty

Telluride Colorado Comedy Festival Winter 2019 Events

20th Annual Telluride Comedy Festival at the Sheridan Opera House


1-4 Young People’s Theater “Mama Mia” at Sheridan Opera House

2 The Higgs at The Liberty

5 JJ Grey & MOFRO at Club Red

7 Zoso at Sheridan Opera House

8 ORGONE at Sheridan Opera House

9 Mike Dillon at The Liberty

10 BodyTraffic (Contemporary Dance) at The Palm

10-11 Chris Robinson Brotherhood at Sheridan Opera House

14-17 Telluride Comedy Festival

16 J-CALVIN at the Liberty

21 Infamous Stringdusters at Sheridan Opera House

22 Euforquestra at The Liberty

24 Joshua Radin & Lissie at Sheridan Opera House

Lodging In Telluride's Winter 2019 events Telluride includes Stephen Marley at Sheridan Opera House

Stephen Marley Acoustic Band at Sheridan Opera House


6 Stephen Marley Acoustic Band at Sheridan Opera House

6-17 Since I Dreamed, A dream play with theatre, dance, & installation art from Telluride Theatre at The Palm

7 Coco Montoya & Tinsley Ellis at Sheridan Opera House

9 North Mississippi Allstars at Sheridan Opera House

15 Niceness at Sheridan Opera House

17-18 Galactic at Sheridan Opera House

27-28 Burlesque: Cheap Thrills from Telluride Theatre at Sheridan Opera House

29-30 Burlesque: Live! from Telluride Theatre at Sheridan Opera House



4 Tim O’Brien Band at Sheridan Opera House



BINGO Thursdays, Dec 6, 2018 – Mar 21 from Telluride Theatre at The Phoenix Bean

Karaoke and Open Mic Nights Weekly at The Liberty

Telluride Art Walks every First Thursday

Mind Blown at the Madeline (Magic), January – April at The Madeline Hotel


Round out that ski vacation with some live music or an art walk… though we warn you, you will only fall deeper in love with our historic little town. You’ve been warned!