With so much to see, do, eat and drink, it can't hurt to have a little guidance along the way. We're here to get you ready! Here's our 'How To' or Survival Guide to 22nd Annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival.
Telluride Blues & Brews Festival partnered with the Telluride Blues Society and the Colorado Blues Society to host the Telluride Blues Challenge. The event showcases talented musicians who excel in the Blues genre. The finalists will play the Telluride Blues Challenge held during the "Blues for Breakfast" event at the Telluride Elks Lodge on Saturday, September 19th, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to Noon.
Telluride Blues & Brews Festival’s Official Art Gallery will be at Arroyo Wine Bar & Gallery, located at 220 East Colorado Ave! Stop by, have a beverage, light bites and enjoy artwork from festival photographers Barry Brecheisen & Dino Perrucci, artists Scramble Campbell & Daryl Price and other past festival poster artists.
Join us in Mountain Village's Sunset Plaza for our free Sunset Blues Concert on Thursday, September 17th from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. featuring Hillstomp and opening act The Johnson County Coroners! Sunset Plaza is just a short, beautiful gondola ride up the mountain from the town of Telluride!
Blues for Breakfast is a special event during the festival weekend at the Telluride Elks Lodge on Saturday and Sunday morning from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. As you enter the Elks Lodge, you are welcomed by a breakfast spread of scrambled eggs, pancakes, hash browns, toast, bacon and sausages. Grab a plate of hot food, a cup of joe and enjoy live blues music in an intimate setting!
The Telluride Blues Challenge is back this year giving musicians the chance to launch or advance their career. The top six entries will play at “Blues for Breakfast” on Saturday, Sept. 19th from 9:00 a.m. to Noon at the Telluride Elks Lodge.