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This Week In Colorado 2014



> SEPTEMBER 22-28

Aspen
Aspen Filmfest » September 26 - October 1, 2014
Wheeler Opera house

Golden Leaf Half
» September 27, 2014
Marathon Koch Park

Boulder
Moondance International Film Festival
» September 26-28, 2014
The Moondance International Film Festival is one of the leading independent film festivals screening 50+ feature and short films created by independent filmmakers from around the world.


Buena Vista / Salida
Historic ATV Color Tour
» September 23-28, 2014
Bring your ATV and ride the Buena Vista area to see the fall colors and the historic sights of the area. Includes games, meals and a lot of fun.

Cañon City / Royal Gorge
Harvest Festival
» September 27-28, 2014
Located on the Winery Grounds, As September comes to a close, the grapes of summer are gathered and transformed into the most wonderful wine to pass one's lips. The Harvest Festival on Winery Grounds at the Holy Cross Abbey in Cañon City is where the fruit of the vine is celebrated, as well as tasty morsels, fine arts & crafts and live music. Call (719)276-5191 for information.

Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs OktoberFest
» September 26-28, 2014
It's Back and Better than ever, the Colorado Springs OktoberFest! Now being held at Security Service Field, come celebrate Fall with authentic German music, dancing, food, and beverages. Lots of activities and contests for everyone to enjoy! An 8K Fun Run, German Costume Contests, Maypole Dances, and even a Dachshund Dash! Bring your speedy weiner dog to race against the clock, or compete for the Best-Dressed Dachshund!


Cripple Creek
2 Mile High Club's Aspen Tours
» September 20-21 & 27-28, 2014
The 2 Mile High Club's annual aspen tour event will begin at the Cripple Creek District Museum.

Fort Collins
Family 9Health Fair
» September 27, 2014
The Family 9Health Fair is Colorado's largest volunteer-run, non-profit health fair program. Both adults and children can participate in more than 20 free or low-cost health screenings. Saturday, 7am-12pm,
College America Fort Collins Campus, 4601 S. Mason St., Fort Collins.

Gunnison / Crested Butte
Closing Day for Adventure Park
» September 28, 2014
Closing the Bike Park, Zip Lines & Chairlifts at Crested Butte Mountain Resort.

Leadville
Photo Train Ride Specials
» September 27, 28, 2014
The Leadville Colorado Southern Railroad Get that special shot framed by Colorado's autumn beauty! See more

Longmont
Longmont Oktoberfest
» September 26-27, 2014
Roosevelt Park, Longmont, featuring Longmont's local breweries and fresh fare, live music, and German themed fun & festivities for all ages! Get in the Deutschland spirit with the annual best dressed, stein holding and brautwurst eating contests and more!

Grand Junction
Grand Finale - Rimrock Rodeo
» September 27, 2014
Rim Rock Adventures Arena

Ridgway
Sneffels Fiber Festival
» September 27-28, 2014
At the Ouray County 4H Events Center in Ridgway, Colorado. Free Admission. Featuring: Fiber Vendors, Food, Animals, Demonstrations and a Silent Auction.


Vail
Vail's Top Shelf Harvest
» September 27, 2014
A high-end boutique event pairing creations from Colorado distilleries and Vail restaurants, offering high-end demonstrations, a mixologist contest featuring local talent, live music and exquisite tastings set in a speakeasy theme. Supporting the kickoff of Vail/Beaver Creek Restaurant Week we celebrate Fall in Vail.



> SEPTEMBER 29 - OCTOBER 5

Aspen
Hockey Mountain High » October 3-5, 2014,

Avon / Beaver Creek

2nd Annual Restaurant Week » September 26 - October 5, 2014
This fall will kick off the second annual 2014 Vail Beaver Creek Restaurant Week! With participating restaurants spanning across two neighboring World Class Mountain Resorts, Vail and Beaver Creek, this culinary celebration takes dining to new heights, literally!


Cañon City / Royal Gorge
Penrose Apple Day Parade
» October 4, 2014
Penrose, For over 75 years, the people of Penrose have proudly been welcoming tourists and locals alike to its annual Apple Day celebration. This celebration commemorating Penrose's apple crop starts out with breakfast in the park, a softball tournament, a fun run, music and dancing and a silent auction. Vendors also offer a large selcection of crafts, art, and lots of good things to eat. With plenty of apple delicacies, don't forget to top off your day with a traditional free piece of apple pie!

Castle Rock
A Harvest of Quilts
» October 3-5, 2014
Castle Rock's 5th Bi-Annual Quilt Show. Phillip S. Miller Library

Colorado Springs
Shakespeare & Stoppard Project
» October 3-4, 2014
Shakespeare's HAMLET & Tom Stoppard's ROSENCRANTZ & GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD presented by one cast over three weekends! Black Box Theatre, Colorado Springs.


Cripple Creek
Mine to Mine Challenge
» October 4, 2014
Starting across from the Mollie Kathleen Mine at the Cripple Creek Heritage Center and ending at the Cripple Creek and Victor Gold Mining Company.

Estes Park
Elk Fest
» October 4-5, 2014
To celebrate the annual elk rut and learn about the "wapiti," the Native American name for elk, Estes Park hosts the 17thAnnual Elk Fest in Bond Park and the surrounding area. The festival is free but for fees for the elk bugling contest and elk viewing bus tours.

Loveland
NoCo Mini Maker Faire
» October 4-5, 2014
The NoCo Mini Maker Faire is an all-ages festival featuring do-it-yourself makers, showcases never-before-seen creations including a fire breathing, laser shooting 30 foot Robot Resurrection, a BrickBuilder Expo, a Youth Entrepreneurship Showcase, a 6 foot robotic 3D printing arm and so much more. Held at Loveland's Rocky Mountain Center for Innovation and Technology, this event features a multitude of hands-on activities with opportunities to make, create, learn, invent, craft, recycle, build, think, play and be inspired.

Vail
2nd Annual Restaurant Week
» September 26 - October 5, 2014
This fall will kick off the second annual 2014 Vail Beaver Creek Restaurant Week! With participating restaurants spanning across two neighboring World Class Mountain Resorts, Vail and Beaver Creek, this culinary celebration takes dining to new heights, literally!



> OCTOBER 6-12

Colorado Springs
Shakespeare & Stoppard Project
» October 10-11, 2014
Shakespeare's HAMLET & Tom Stoppard's ROSENCRANTZ & GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD presented by one cast over three weekends! Black Box Theatre, Colorado Springs.


Holistic Health Connection
» October 11, 2014
Health and Wellness EXPO from 10 to 4. Children's activities, Holistic Vendors, Products, Services and Workshops for all ages. FREE!


Denver
Punkin Chunkin Colorado » October 11, 2014
Arapahoe Horse Park, Come see this wonderfully whimsical event as competitors throw, catapult, launch or shoot pumpkins through the sky to distances almost a mile long. In between shoots come enjoy our festival with your favorite seasonal games, crafts and of course food.

Pallet Fest 2014 » October 11-12, 2014
Our mission is to spread the word and knowledge of upcycling through fun interactive experiences. Upcycling promotes creativity and gives old objects new life. Not only can we make items that are beautiful, fun and functional but we're also able to keep tons of waste out of our landfills in the process. A whole new world of art and décor are upon us and Upcycle Events wants to be a the forefront of this movement. You can make practically anything out of pallets from a garden planter to a wine rack to a table to a house and in this case a Festival.

Durango
Peanuts™ The Great Pumpkin Patch Express
» October 2014
Durango Silverton Railroad. Ride our train to the Pumpkin Patch to meet Charlie Brown, Lucy, and Snoopy, and bring home the perfect pumpkin!

Durango Heritage Celebration
» October 10-12, 2014
A series of events honoring Durango's Victorian and Old West Past. You'll find that a large number of event goers will be dressed in authentic period attire throughout the celebration. We encourage everyone to join in the fun by donning your Victorian, Edwardian or Old West finery for any of our events.

Telluride
Telluride Horror Show
» October 10-12, 2014
The 4th Annual Telluride Horror Show is a 3-day genre film festival in world-famous Telluride, Colorado.
For three days, film fans will experience the latest horror, fantasy, and sci-fi films in Telluride's historic Sheridan Opera House and Nugget Theatre. The festival screens an average of 20 feature films and 30+ short films, and hosts special programs, guests, and events. If you love genre flicks then you don't want to miss this fest. Named one of the "20 Coolest Film Festivals" in 2011 by Moviemaker Magazine.


> OCTOBER 13-19

Aspen
ACES Harvest Party
» October 18, 2014
Rock Bottom Ranch

Boulder
Flatirons Food Film Festival
» October 15-19, 2014
The Flatirons Food Film Festival, part of the International Film Series at CU-Boulder, consists of five films and eight events centered on food.

Cañon City / Royal Gorge
Paint the Town
» October 18-19, 2014
Florence. (719)784-3544


Colorado Springs
Shakespeare & Stoppard Project
» October 17-18, 2014
Shakespeare's HAMLET & Tom Stoppard's ROSENCRANTZ & GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD presented by one cast over three weekends! Black Box Theatre, Colorado Springs.

Denver
Neustadt JAAMM Fest
» October 18 - November 9, 2014
The Mizel Arts and Culture Center at the Jewish Community Center Denver is hosting the Neustadt JAAMM Fest 2014 - Jewish Arts, Authors, Movies & Music Festival. This three week festival has something for everyone, including numerous author appearances and lectures, dynamic concerts by renowned Jewish and Israeli musicians, contemporary Jewish films, an educational workshop, an art exhibit and theatre events. New York Times best-selling Pulitzer-Prize winning author Michael Chabon will also be conducting a community read during the festival. He is the author of The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, The Yiddish Policemen's Union, and Telegraph Avenue.



> OCTOBER 20-26

Breckenridge
Breckenridge Craft Spirits:
5th Annual Still on the Hill Festival
» October 24-25, 2014

Buena Vista / Salida
Haunted House at Turner Farm
» October 25-26, 31, 2014
Buena Vista

Denver
Neustadt JAAMM Fest
» October 18 - November 9, 2014
The Mizel Arts and Culture Center at the Jewish Community Center Denver is hosting the Neustadt JAAMM Fest 2014 - Jewish Arts, Authors, Movies & Music Festival. This three week festival has something for everyone, including numerous author appearances and lectures, dynamic concerts by renowned Jewish and Israeli musicians, contemporary Jewish films, an educational workshop, an art exhibit and theatre events. New York Times best-selling Pulitzer-Prize winning author Michael Chabon will also be conducting a community read during the festival. He is the author of The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, The Yiddish Policemen's Union, and Telegraph Avenue.



> OCTOBER 27 - NOVEMBER 2

Denver
Neustadt JAAMM Fest
» October 18 - November 9, 2014
The Mizel Arts and Culture Center at the Jewish Community Center Denver is hosting the Neustadt JAAMM Fest 2014 - Jewish Arts, Authors, Movies & Music Festival. This three week festival has something for everyone, including numerous author appearances and lectures, dynamic concerts by renowned Jewish and Israeli musicians, contemporary Jewish films, an educational workshop, an art exhibit and theatre events. New York Times best-selling Pulitzer-Prize winning author Michael Chabon will also be conducting a community read during the festival. He is the author of The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, The Yiddish Policemen's Union, and Telegraph Avenue.


Durango

The Polar Express » November 2014 - January 2015
Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!


Telluride
KOTO Halloween Bash » October 31, 2014
Dress in your best costume and come on out for KOTO's annual Halloween Bash! Starts at 8pm.


> NOVEMBER 3-9

Corona
3rd Annual Craft Fair and Bazaar » November 7-8, 2014
Door prizes every hour, snack bar available, free toy for all children. Open from 10am to 5pm on November 7th and 10am to 7pm on November 8th. St. Joseph Church.


Denver
Neustadt JAAMM Fest
» October 18 - November 9, 2014
The Mizel Arts and Culture Center at the Jewish Community Center Denver is hosting the Neustadt JAAMM Fest 2014 - Jewish Arts, Authors, Movies & Music Festival. This three week festival has something for everyone, including numerous author appearances and lectures, dynamic concerts by renowned Jewish and Israeli musicians, contemporary Jewish films, an educational workshop, an art exhibit and theatre events. New York Times best-selling Pulitzer-Prize winning author Michael Chabon will also be conducting a community read during the festival. He is the author of The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, The Yiddish Policemen's Union, and Telegraph Avenue.


Durango

The Polar Express » November 2014 - January 2015
Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!

Grand Junction
Grand Junction Cowboy Poetry Gathering
» November 7-8, 2014
Museum of Western Colorado's Whitman Educational Center.

Veteran's Day Parade
» November 8, 2014
Main Street



> NOVEMBER 10-16

Durango
The Polar Express » November 2014 - January 2015
Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!

Grand Junction
Behind the Scenes at Dinosaur Journey
» November 14, 2014
Museum of the West

Longmont
Nitro Fest
» November 15, 2014
Left Hand Brewing Co., Longmont, Pouring a variety of craft Nitro beers from our brewery friends and featuring local community fare.



> NOVEMBER 17-23

Durango
The Polar Express » November 2014 - January 2015
Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!

Gunnison / Crested Butte
Opening Day for Crested Butte Nordic Center » November 22, 2014


> NOVEMBER 24-30

Durango
The Polar Express » November 2014 - January 2015
Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!

Estes Park
Catch the Glow Holiday Parade & Celebration
» November 28-29, 2014
As dusk falls the day after Thanksgiving, the magic begins to unfold! Bands come down the street playing favorite Christmas songs with tiny white twinkly lights reflecting in the bright polished brash. Dancers sway to music. Floats loom from the night, huge and ethereal, with more and more lights that add to the mysteries and magic of Christmas legends and solstice dreams.


Gunnison / Crested Butte
Opening Day for Crested Butte Mountain Resort, November 26, 2014


> DECEMBER 1-7

Cañon City / Royal Gorge
Parade of Lights Downtown » December 6, 2014
Cañon City 719-275-2331

Santa at the Chamber
» December 6, 13, & 20, 2014
From 11am-3pm. Photos, candy, Pets welcome 2pm-3pm. (719)275-2331

Apple Country Memories
» December 6, 2014
Penrose. (719)372-3992

Durango
The Polar Express » November 2014 - January 2015
Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!


Telluride
Noel Night » December 3, 2014
Telluride retailers host a fun holiday shopping evening with great discounts, food, drinks, and more.



> DECEMBER 8-14

Arapahoe Basin
Moonlight Dinner Series » December 2, 2014
Arapahoe Basin's annual Moonlight Dinner Series highlights cuisine from mountain regions of the world, all specially sourced and prepared for these legendary dining experiences.Held on Saturdays during the full moon cycle, these dinners allow A-Basin guests to experience the mountain in an intimate yet social evening setting, while also enjoying the natural beauty of the outdoors.


Cañon City / Royal Gorge
Santa at the Chamber » December 6, 13, & 20, 2014
From 11am-3pm. Photos, candy, Pets welcome 2pm-3pm. (719)275-2331

Durango
The Polar Express » November 2014 - January 2015
Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!



> DECEMBER 15-21

Arapahoe Basin
Santa at A-Basin » December 20, 2014
Celebrate Christmas with the Basin! Come celebrate Christmas a few days early with the A-Basin family. Santa is rumored to be making an appearance in the base area and will be taking some turns with his elf and anyone else who wants to join him!


Durango

The Polar Express » November 2014 - January 2015
Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!



> DECEMBER 22-28

Durango
The Polar Express » November 2014 - January 2015
Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!



> DECEMBER 29 - JANUARY 4

Arapahoe Basin
Moonlight Dinner Series » December 31, 2014
Arapahoe Basin's annual Moonlight Dinner Series highlights cuisine from mountain regions of the world, all specially sourced and prepared for these legendary dining experiences.Held on Saturdays during the full moon cycle, these dinners allow A-Basin guests to experience the mountain in an intimate yet social evening setting, while also enjoying the natural beauty of the outdoors.


Denver
13th Annual White Rose Gala NYE » December 31, 2014
The Great Gatsby - Roaring 20's. Flapper Girls, Ballroom Dance Exhibitions, 40+ performers, 2,000 guests, Balloon drop at midnight, 10 DJs, multi-levels and balconies, ultra décor throughout. New Years Eve will never be the same in Denver! Love Hope Strength will have a sign up for bone marrow database! Benefiting Clear The Air Foundation. Dress Code is Elegant Attire - No Jeans - Roaring 20's Theme; Flapper dress, suit, hats. 95% of crowd comes dressed to the 9's.


Durango

The Polar Express » November 2014 - January 2015
Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!



> JANUARY 5-11

Durango
The Polar Express » November 2014 - January 2015
Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!



> JANUARY 12-18

Durango
The Polar Express » November 2014 - January 2015
Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!



> JANUARY 19-25

Aspen
X Games Aspen 2015 » January 22-25, 2015
For it's 14th year, The X Games will be returning to Buttermilk Mountain. This premiere winter action sports will showcase the talents of more than 200 world-class action sports athletes competing in the sports of Snowboard, Ski and Snowmobile.


Durango

The Polar Express » November 2014 - January 2015
Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!



> JANUARY 26 - FEBRUARY 1

Durango
The Polar Express » November 2014 - January 2015
Durango Silverton Railroad, The award-winning book comes to life on this magical journey to the North Pole and back! Book your 2014 THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tickets now!



> FEBRUARY 2-8

Arapahoe Basin
Moonlight Dinner Series » February 7, 2015
Arapahoe Basin's annual Moonlight Dinner Series highlights cuisine from mountain regions of the world, all specially sourced and prepared for these legendary dining experiences.Held on Saturdays during the full moon cycle, these dinners allow A-Basin guests to experience the mountain in an intimate yet social evening setting, while also enjoying the natural beauty of the outdoors.


Telluride
Chocolate Lovers' Fling » February 7, 2015
Support the San Miguel Resource Center at this event! Featuring amazing chocolate desserts from local, professional chefs that will WOW you bite for bite, as well as an Amateur Chocolate Contest.



> FEBRUARY 9-15

Telluride

Sheridan Arts Festival 16th Annual Comedy Festival » Feb. 12-15, 2015
Since 1999 the Sheridan Opera House has been the home of the Telluride Comedy Festival. Each year over Presidents' Day Weekend the Sheridan Arts Foundation and festival director Jeb Berrier bring in some of the countries best and funniest comedians for four nights of amazing comedy in a historic and intimate venue. Every night the show revolves around one comedic form; either stand-up, improv or sketch comedy, with an occasional world premiere such as the Human Giant Roadshow or Ed Helms 'Whisky Sour Radio Hour'.



> March 2-9

Arapahoe Basin
Moonlight Dinner Series » March 7, 2015
Arapahoe Basin's annual Moonlight Dinner Series highlights cuisine from mountain regions of the world, all specially sourced and prepared for these legendary dining experiences.Held on Saturdays during the full moon cycle, these dinners allow A-Basin guests to experience the mountain in an intimate yet social evening setting, while also enjoying the natural beauty of the outdoors.


Telluride
Telluride TV Video Awards » March 7, 2015
Telluride TV is hosts its annual video awards competition. Join us for this red carpet, black tie (Telluride Style) Oscar style event! Tickets $20.00 adults $10.00 students Must be 12 or older to attend.



> March 30 - April 5

Arapahoe Basin
Moonlight Dinner Series » April 4, 2015
Arapahoe Basin's annual Moonlight Dinner Series highlights cuisine from mountain regions of the world, all specially sourced and prepared for these legendary dining experiences.Held on Saturdays during the full moon cycle, these dinners allow A-Basin guests to experience the mountain in an intimate yet social evening setting, while also enjoying the natural beauty of the outdoors.


Beach'N Egg Hunt » April 5, 2015
Celebrate Easter with the Basin! Meet the Easter Bunny and Chicken on the mountain for an egg hunt that both skiing and non-skiing kids can enjoy.



> April 27 - May 3

Arapahoe Basin
Moonlight Dinner Series » May 2, 2015
Arapahoe Basin's annual Moonlight Dinner Series highlights cuisine from mountain regions of the world, all specially sourced and prepared for these legendary dining experiences.Held on Saturdays during the full moon cycle, these dinners allow A-Basin guests to experience the mountain in an intimate yet social evening setting, while also enjoying the natural beauty of the outdoors.


May Concert Series »May 2, 2015
Join Arapahoe Basin for the May Concert Series every Saturday in May, featuring free music in the base area from one to four PM. Family friendly and fun for everyone, the May Concert Series is not to be missed!



> May 4-10

Arapahoe Basin
May Concert Series »May 9, 2015
Join Arapahoe Basin for the May Concert Series every Saturday in May, featuring free music in the base area from one to four PM. Family friendly and fun for everyone, the May Concert Series is not to be missed!



> May 11-17

Arapahoe Basin
May Concert Series »May 16, 2015
Join Arapahoe Basin for the May Concert Series every Saturday in May, featuring free music in the base area from one to four PM. Family friendly and fun for everyone, the May Concert Series is not to be missed!



> May 18-24

Arapahoe Basin
May Concert Series »May 23, 2015
Join Arapahoe Basin for the May Concert Series every Saturday in May, featuring free music in the base area from one to four PM. Family friendly and fun for everyone, the May Concert Series is not to be missed!


14th Annual Festival of the Brewpubs
» May 24, 2015
Join us at A-Basin for our largest party of the year! Spend the afternoon sampling beer from our Colorado brewpubs for one low price per mug (must be 21). Breweries include Avery Brewing Co., Twisted Pine, Wynkoop and Summit County favorites Dillon Dam and Pug Ryan's. Enjoy live music, springtime skiing, food stations and good times!


Telluride
Mountainfilm in Telluride » May 22-25, 2015
Started in 1979, Mountainfilm in Telluride is one of America's longest-running film festivals. Through the years, in and out of trends and fads, the Mountainfilm in Telluride Festival has always been best described by one unchanging word: inspiring. Far more than any other adjective, that's how festival audiences describe their experience.



> May 25-31

Arapahoe Basin
May Concert Series »May 30, 2015
Join Arapahoe Basin for the May Concert Series every Saturday in May, featuring free music in the base area from one to four PM. Family friendly and fun for everyone, the May Concert Series is not to be missed!


Telluride
Mountainfilm in Telluride » May 22-25, 2015
Started in 1979, Mountainfilm in Telluride is one of America's longest-running film festivals. Through the years, in and out of trends and fads, the Mountainfilm in Telluride Festival has always been best described by one unchanging word: inspiring. Far more than any other adjective, that's how festival audiences describe their experience.



> June 1-7

Telluride
24th Annual Wild West Fest » June 1-6, 2015
Since 1990, the Sheridan Arts Foundation has raised $50,000 each year to bring 50 inner-city youth from Boys & Girls Clubs and Big Brothers Big Sisters of America to Telluride for a week of nurturing, child-centered mentorship programs and fascinating cultural experiences as a part of the Chip Allen Mentorship Program (C.A.M.P). For many of these kids, this trip to Telluride marks their first time out of their home cities, their first time on an airplane, their first real vacation or first summer camp experience. During their week in Telluride, the inner-city and Native American youth work with nurturing mentors in the fields of drama, dance, horsemanship, fly fishing, outdoor adventure and music, as well as take part in exciting outdoor adventures and meaningful cultural experiences.


32nd Annual Telluride Balloon Festival » June 5-7, 2015
On Saturday and Sunday, watch balloons lift off from Telluride Town Park and float effortlessly over the Telluride Valley. Head to Main Street on Saturday evening to witness the amazing Balloon Glow. Balloons are tethered to Main Street (weather dependent) and lit up during this spectacular display.



> June 8-14

Telluride
42nd Annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival » June 18-21, 2015
Since its very beginning, the festival has embraced a wide swath of roots music to create the unique genre of "Telluride Bluegrass." Recent lineups have welcomed Elvis Costello, Emmylou Harris, David Byrne, Ani DiFranco, Lyle Lovett, Ryan Adams, Counting Crows, Bonnie Raitt, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, Mumford & Sons, and so many more.



> June 15-21

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> June 22-28

Telluride
Telluride Wine Festival » June 25-28, 2015
Enjoy engaging wine seminars- like "Why You Like the Wines You Like" and what that says about your sex life! Learn to mix a delicious cocktail from vodka and tea and what does Moonshine have to do with any of it? Discover the magic of distilling from expert Colorado alchemists. Cooking demos with celebrity chefs, artisan cheeses and the highest wine tasting in North America. Food pairings, food and wine films and MORE
!


> JUNE 29 - JULY 5

Pagosa Springs
Pagosa Artfest » July 3-5, 2015
Outdoor art show on front lawn of Quality Resort in gorgeous Pagosa Springs, Colorado. Only artist created items allowed for sale! Held every other week from July 4th thru Labor Day Weekend. Event free to public.


Telluride
Telluride Plein Air Festival » June 29 - July 5, 2015
The Sheridan Arts Foundation (SAF) hosts 26 nationally recognized plein air artists in Telluride, Colo. for the 12th annual Telluride Plein Air. These artists will spend a week painting outside capturing the light, color and unique character of this breathtaking region as well as the town of Telluride. Artists typically paint eight to 20 pieces, culminating in almost 300 works to view and purchase over the course of the sale (only eight pieces may be displayed at one time). The event is a fundraiser for the SAF, the non-profit that owns and operates the historic Sheridan Opera House.


Telluride 4th of July Celebration » July 4, 2015
Come join the town of Telluride in our Fourth of July Celebration! The much loved 4th of July parade begins at 11 a.m. on Main Street (Colorado Avenue). After the parade, make your way down to Telluride Town Park to enjoy a series of events hosted by the Telluride Volunteer Fire Department including a picnic, kids' games, and a fabulous firework display.
 

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