2018 Single-Day Tickets On Sale Now

2018 Single-Day Tickets On Sale Now

Single-Day Tickets for the 2018 Telluride Jazz Festival are on sale now! Each day features a unique and dynamic lineup of performers and special events! If you can't make it to the whole festival, check out the schedule and find a day that's right for you!

Step into the Past: Historical Walking Tour of Telluride

Step into the Past: Historical Walking Tour of Telluride

Step into the celebrated and storied past with the Telluride Historical Museum at this year’s Telluride Jazz Festival! The Historical Museum will host a Historical Walking Tour on Saturday morning, August 5, allowing Patrons to explore the unique history of the charming town. In addition, the Museum offers free admission to the museum for festival pass-holders throughout the festival weekend.

New Orleans 2nd Line Parade

New Orleans 2nd Line Parade

Piggybacking off of a longstanding New Orleans tradition, the Telluride Jazz Festival is excited to once again present the New Orleans 2nd Line Parade! This year’s parade will kick-off at noon on Sunday, August 5 from Elks Park and feature No BS! Brass Band and Hooligan Brass Band.

Jazz Art Walk: Kick Off Your Festival with 5 Art Galleries and 5 Bands

Jazz Art Walk: Kick Off Your Festival with 5 Art Galleries and 5 Bands

Kick off the 2018 Telluride Jazz Festival in style with the new Jazz Art Walk! The Jazz Art Walk will take place from Thursday, August 2, from 5:00 - 8:00 PM in the heart of historic downtown Telluride. Held in collaboration with the Telluride Arts District’s "First Thursdays Art Walk", the event will feature over 20 exhibits highlighted by five official Jazz Art Walk galleries.

2018 Lodging and Travel Guide

2018 Lodging and Travel Guide

A trip to Telluride for the Telluride Jazz Festival is not your average festival trip! In addition to three days of world-class music in the stunning Telluride Town Park, the town is a destination unparalleled with plenty of boutique shops, delicious restaurants, playful outdoor recreation opportunities, historic relics and more. Planning for the trip of a lifetime can be easy with our lodging and transportation partners. From luxurious hotels, spacious condos, spas and pools to camping there's something for everyone!

Get to know the 2018 Telluride Jazz Festival Vendors

Get to know the 2018 Telluride Jazz Festival Vendors

In addition to three days of world-class music, festival attendees can enjoy a wide variety of festival food and craft vendors at the 2018 Telluride Jazz Festival! From delicious wraps, pizza, warm coffee and vegan options, the tasty food vendor menus will keep your taste buds satisfied all weekend long. Shop at the local craft booths for fine jewelry, clothing and keepsakes.

The 2018 Schedule Is Here

The 2018 Schedule Is Here

We are proud to introduce the 2018 Telluride Jazz Festival schedule. This year's schedule brings back festival favorites like the New Orleans 2nd Line Parade along with many enhanced events like the "Jazz Art Walk", the late night series "Jazz After Dark" and “Liberty Sessions” along with a closing show, “The Final Waltz”. Get ready for a full weekend of entertainment and fun with music on the Main Stage and Society Stage at Elks Park, complemented by may special events.

"The Final Waltz" Closing Show with Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles

"The Final Waltz" Closing Show with Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles

After Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers close down the Main Stage, the festival concludes with a special performance by Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles at The Liberty Bar & Lounge. Join us for this energetic show in what is sure to be a memorable way to end the 2018 Telluride Jazz Festival.

Patron Opening Concert with Sammy Miller and the Congregation

Patron Opening Concert with Sammy Miller and the Congregation

Distinguished in mountain festival luxury, the Telluride Jazz Festival Patron Experience will now feature a private opening concert with Sammy Miller and the Congregation at the historic Sheridan Opera House on Thursday, August 2, 2018. 

2018 Artist Lineup Is Here

2018 Artist Lineup Is Here

2018 Spotify Artist Lineup Playlist

2018 Spotify Artist Lineup Playlist

Now streaming! We've curated a Spotify playlist featuring the full 2018 artist lineup for your enjoyment. Discover hidden gems, up-beat jams and beautifully orchestrated arrangements. Tune-in and get a full Telluride Jazz Festival Artist Lineup preview!

Telluride Jazz Adventure Academy Registrations Open

Telluride Jazz Adventure Academy Registrations Open

Returning for the second year, Festival organizers and the Telluride Society for Jazz have partnered again with the Telluride Academy and Caleb Chapman's Soundhouse to produce the week-long music education and outdoor adventure academy for students leading up to the 42nd Telluride Jazz Festival. 

2018 Tickets On Sale Now

2018 Tickets On Sale Now

The day is here! Tickets for the 42nd Annual Telluride Jazz Festival are on sale now! Limited quantities are available for Early Bird, VIP, and Patron 3-Day Passes, Safari Cabanas, 4-Day Camping and "Jazz After Dark" Passes. Don't miss out, buy early and save!

2018 Telluride Jazz Festival Tickets On Sale Next Week

2018 Telluride Jazz Festival Tickets On Sale Next Week

Tickets for the 42nd Annual Telluride Jazz Festival go on sale next Thursday, February 1st at 10 am (MT). Festival organizers, SBG Productions, offer a variety of pass options to help you build your perfect experience. From luxurious Patron and VIP options, to all-inclusive 'All That Jazz' Passes and regular 3-Day Passes, there's something for everyone.

10 Reasons Why Telluride Jazz Festival Should Be On Your 2018 Summer Calendar

10 Reasons Why Telluride Jazz Festival Should Be On Your 2018 Summer Calendar

Fresh from a highly successful first year under new management, the Telluride Jazz Festival returns for its 42nd year on August 3-5, 2018 with renewed energy. With official dates set for the celebration of live music, art, yoga, music education and outdoor recreation, the new year is set to build upon 2017’s momentum. Here are the top 10 reasons why the Telluride Jazz Festival should be on your 2018 summer calendar.

Early Bird Patron Experience Pass On Sale December 12, 2017

Early Bird Patron Experience Pass On Sale December 12, 2017

With a $200 savings on the regular-priced Patron Experience Pass, Early Bird Passes offer the highest value of all festival passes and are available extremely limited quantities. In addition, a portion of the ticket cost, $200, benefits the Telluride Society for Jazz and can be deducted on 2017 income taxes as a charitable contribution. 

The Telluride Society for Jazz Looks Forward After An Uplifting Year

The Telluride Society for Jazz Looks Forward After An Uplifting Year

A non-profit with sizable goals, the Telluride Society for Jazz’s work is never done. As the holidays and “giving season” approach, along with the Telluride Jazz Festival’s Early Bird Patron Experience Pass on sale date on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, we reflect on the non-profit’s big 2017 and what to look forward to in 2018 with Executive Director Peter Bell.

Telluride Jazz Festival: The Guide

Telluride Jazz Festival: The Guide

This year the Telluride Jazz Festival is more dynamic than ever! Many new events have been added to complement festival classics, making for a weekend that will be full of world-class music and fun. Additionally Telluride offers outstanding dining, outdoor recreation and sightseeing opportunities. Here the Telluride Jazz Festival staff has put together a comprehensive festival guide for the best festival experience possible!