Build Your Perfect Festival Experience
An array of revamped and classic pass options offer the ability to customize your perfect festival experience.
Tickets for the 26th Annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival go on sale this Friday, March 1 at 10 am (MT). Choose from a variety of pass options to help you build your perfect experience. From the new luxurious Super VIP and VIP Experiences to the regular GA, there's something for everyone. Below we've listed the benefits of each pass to compare side-by-side and find out which suits you best.
3-Day Pass ($225) - includes general weekend admission to the festival grounds in Telluride Town Park, access to two stages (Main Stage and Blues Stage), 18 retail booths and 12 food booths, access to the Saturday's Grand Tasting with 56 craft breweries and a souvenir tasting glass. For more info, click here.
VIP 3-Day Pass & Music Maker Fundraiser Dinner Fundraiser Dinner ($1,800) - includes VIP weekend admission to the festival grounds in Telluride Town Park with all the basic amenities listed above and all the VIP perks here in addition to the Music Maker Fundraiser Dinner.
Friday ($80), Saturday ($85), Sunday ($80) - Includes general admission to the festival grounds in Telluride, access to two stages (Main Stage and Blues Stage), and 18 retail booths and 12 food booths. Saturday Passes provide access to the Grand Tasting with 56 craft breweries and a souvenir tasting glass. For more info, click here.
Late Night Shows
Juke Joints ($30) - After the festival ends in Town Park, we continue the music at 10 pm on both Friday and Saturday nights at the local “Juke Joint" shows located in various venues throughout Telluride. Juke Joint passes allow access to all Juke Joint venues for the night purchased. See 5 different shows each night for $30.
Camping, Glamping and Gear Rentals
4-Day Camping ($50) - Camping Pass includes access to the festival campground from Thursday through Sunday, September 12-15. Festival campground is located on the festival grounds. For more info, click here.
Basecamp Gear Rentals ($330 - $1,150) - We’ve partnered with Project Shelter once again to enhance your Blues & Brews camping experience! Let us do the work - skip packing all your camping gear and focus on the fun! Invite up to 3 friends and save additional money on each gear Basecamp Gear Rental. For more info, click here.
VIP Glamping ($3,500) - Experience the splendor of the outdoors without forgoing the creature comforts you can't live without. Come stay in one of our Luxury Colorado Yurt Tents in a prime camping location. Each Safari-Style Tent comes equipped with all you need to leave your worries behind, including one queen mattress! Just bring your clothes, toiletries, and essentials with you and we will take care of the rest! These tents will be set up, fully furnished, and awaiting your arrival! For more info, click here.
Blisters & Brews 5k Fundraiser Race ($35) - Blisters & Brews is a 5k Fundraiser Race on the morning of Saturday, September 14, giving Festival patrons the opportunity to exercise before the Festival. Presented by BootDoctors™ Paragon Outdoors and the Telluride Blues Society, the 5k Race will raise money for the Telluride Adaptive Sports Program in remembrance of dear festival friend Felix Snow. For more info, click here.
Music Maker Fundraiser Dinner ($1,125) - On Thursday, September 12, the Telluride Blues Society is hosting an evening of live music, dinner and a special studio recording with a festival artist to support the Music Maker Relief Foundation. This fundraising event will be held at the intimate, mountainside recording studio, Studio In The Clouds, located in the towering San Juan Mountains surrounding Telluride. For more info, click here.
Green Ticket ($5) - The festival has partnered with Leave No Trace to offer a Green Ticket! This ticket is a great way to support Leave No Trace and environmental education. The Green Ticket contribution is available on our ticket page and goes directly to Leave No Trace help fund environmentally targeted education, research and outreach programs. For more info, click here.
Important Things To Know
Festival Passes go on sale Friday, March 1 at 10 am (MT).
It's best to go directly to our Front Gate Tickets Page to purchase tickets. Each ticket buyer will need a user profile with Front Gate Tickets in order to purchase tickets. Click “Sign In” in the menu bar up top to create a profile using your name and email or you can connect your Facebook account.
Go directly to our Front Gate Tickets Page prior to 10 am MT on Friday, March 1, you will need to refresh the page to expose the available tickets once the on-sale time is triggered.
Act fast! Once you add your tickets to the cart, you will have 8 minutes to complete your purchase. To prevent yourself from running out of time, look at the ticket options ahead of the on sale.
Tickets are not sold out until they explicitly say “sold out”. If tickets are listed as “unavailable”, it means they are all in shopping carts. Note that not all tickets in shopping carts become successful purchases. Due to credit card declines or time-out limits, tickets often become available after they’ve been carted. If a ticket is unavailable, try refreshing your browser to get a second chance to get the tickets in your shopping cart.
There is a strict ticket limit per household per day. Folks who exceed ticket limits may not be able to purchase or may have any or all of their orders and tickets cancelled without notice. VIP Passes are limited to 4 per purchase. GA Passes are limited to 10 per purchase. Single-Day Passes are limited to 6 per purchase.
Don’t be fooled by scalpers! Only purchase Telluride Blues & Brews Festival tickets from the official Telluride Blues & Brews Festival ticketing page. If you purchase from another source, you risk purchasing a counterfeit or invalid ticket. Telluride Blues & Brews Festival cannot guarantee tickets purchased from unofficial sources like unauthorized 3rd party re-sellers (individuals or brokers).
Before the on-sale date, be sure to check out all our FAQs. If you have a general question about your order before or after purchase, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Please remember the demand will be high, and we will get to your questions as soon as possible.
Please contact us here with any questions. Best of luck and thank you for your continued support!