The Festival: Telluride Jazz Celebration

By combining the finest of nature and art The Telluride Jazz Festival ranks among the world’s most memorable music festivals. Since 1977, Telluride’s majestic perch high in the spectacular San Juan Mountains has been the site of an annual cultural event produced by the Telluride Society for Jazz. The intimate format, superb music and the opportunity for invigorating alpine recreation along with free wine and spirit tastings all come together to create a truly unique weekend experience.

Performances take place on two outdoor stages during the day and in historic theaters and clubs at night. The Telluride Jazz Festival celebrates jazz roots in Latin, African, blues, Cajun and mainstream traditions. Internationally acclaimed artists will join with new and emerging talents for an amazing experience.