Camp out under the stars in the heart of the Rocky Mountains

Four nights in the breathtaking campground surrounded by towering mountain peaks

With the festival grounds and scenic hiking trails located only steps away, camping is the ultimate way to experience all that Telluride Town Park has to offer. A Camping Pass includes access to the Festival Campground from Thursday to Monday during the festival weekend. The Festival Campground is located on the festival grounds.


Telluride Jazz Festival | Camping

Camping FAQs

  • A campground host will be on duty throughout the festival to answer questions and provide assistance when needed.

  • Campsites are first-come, first-serve. You cannot reserve a specific site. Please note that festival camping is more of a social experience than a wilderness experience. Expect camping to be close to your neighbors. A campground host will be on duty to help you find an available campsite and to answer any questions. Please respect your neighbors.

  • Camping passes are sold per person and per vehicle - not per site.

  • Camping passes are valid for four nights, Thursday through Sunday of the festival. The campground opens to campground pass holders at 8:00 am on Thursday. Campground pass holders must load out by 11:00 am on Monday. You may camp in the campground before Thursday, but will need pay the town's campground fee.

  • The campground is open 24 hours a day. You may arrive and set up camp 24 hours a day.

  • Single day camping passes are not available. You may camp one day - however, the cost is still the price of four days.

  • Children 11 and under are free. Children must be accompanied by adult supervision.

  • Only Festival Pass-holders may purchase Camping Passes. In other words, you cannot camp in the campground unless you are attending the Festival. You must have both a camping pass and Festival pass to enter the campground during the Festival.

  • Restroom and shower facilities are available in the campground (flushing toilets and all). Cold showers are free - there is a charge for hot showers, so bring lots of quarters.


RV & Vehicle Information

The Festival Campground offers a variety of amazing options to enjoy vehicle camping in the heart of the San Juan Mountains.

RV Camping

Limit one per customer - Only 10 Available!

The Telluride Town Park Campground has a limited amount of 10 RV Campsites located a quick three minute walk from the festival grounds. RV camping or sleeping in an RV is allowed in these designated campsites only. RV camping is not permitted residential areas in the Town of Telluride or Mountain Village. Any vehicle 18 feet and over in length is considered an RV. The maximum length of RV’s allowed in the Festival Campground is 30 feet.

No hookups are available, but restrooms and hot showers are available nearby in the campground. Generators are allowed as long as quiet hours are respected. 

The RV Pass includes 4 days of RV parking in the Telluride Town Park Campground. All RV campers must have a Camping Pass and a Festival Pass (sold separately). This is a parking pass, this ticket does not include festival or camping passes.

Vehicle Camping

Limit one per customer - only 35 available

Vehicle Camping Passes allow parking for one vehicle next to your campsite located a quick three minute walk from the festival grounds. Designated campsites for vehicles in the festival campground are very limited. Vehicle camping or sleeping in a vehicle is allowed in these designated campsites only. Vehicle camping is not permitted residential areas in the Town of Telluride or Mountain Village. “Vehicles” are considered to be any automobile up to 18 feet in length. Vehicles 18 feet and over in length are considered to be an RV and will need an RV Camping Pass.

Restrooms and hot showers are available nearby in the campground.

The Vehicle Camping Pass includes 4 days of vehicle parking in the Telluride Town Park Campground. All vehicle campers must have a Camping Pass and a Festival Pass (sold separately). This is a parking pass, this does not include festival or camping passes.