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We’re Giving Away A Vacation, A Guitar & 2020 Telluride Jazz Festival Tickets

The Telluride Blues & Brews Festival is raffling off a signed guitar by Joe Bonamassa, valued at $1,500, a 7-Day Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise for two and two tickets to the 2020 Telluride Jazz Festival, to benefit local Telluride non-profits. We are raising funds for the One to One Mentoring Program, who empowers youth in San Miguel County to achieve their social, emotional and academic potential through professionally supported mentor relationships, and the Telluride Aids Benefit, a non-profit organization whose mission is to fight HIV/AIDS by heightening global and local awareness, as well as generating financial support for educational programs and patient care/prevention.

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2019 Woodstock, Oktoberfest & Funk Costume Parties

Channel your inner self at this year’s Telluride Blues & Brews Festival. We are hosting three full-blown costume parties and the Blues & Brews crew will be flaunting their eclectic style right along with you, so don’t be shy to step it up!

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Super VIP Experience Backstage Dining Menu By Chef John Gerona

Putting the finishing touches on the new Super VIP Experience, we are thrilled to release the 2019 backstage dining menu presented by Telluride’s celebrated chef John Gerona. The all-inclusive Super VIP Pass lets you experience the festival at the highest level possible with on-stage access to the Ajax Sky Lounge & Sky Deck Viewing Platform, a decadent, gourmet chef "show cooking" station, an open bar with a personal mixologist, backstage catered meals, on-demand golf cart shuttle, artist meet-and-greets and so much more all surrounded by stunning alpine views.

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Super VIP Experience Drink Menu By Mixologist Jonathan Yaseen

Joining a fleet of exciting details about the new Super VIP Experience, we are thrilled to announce the 2019 craft cocktail and wine menu presented by Beverage Director and renowned Mixologist, Jonathan Yaseen. The all-inclusive Super VIP Pass lets you experience the festival at the highest level possible with on-stage access to the Ajax Sky Lounge & Sky Deck Viewing Platform, a decadent, gourmet chef "show cooking" station, an open bar with a personal mixologist, backstage catered meals, on-demand golf cart shuttle, artist meet-and-greets and so much more all surrounded by stunning alpine views.

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Super VIP Experience "Show Cooking" Menu By Chef Bud Thomas

New for 2019, we are proud to present the new Super VIP Experience - the most exclusive package we’ve ever offered. This all-inclusive pass lets you experience the festival at the highest level possible with on-stage access to the Ajax Sky Lounge & Sky Deck Viewing Platform, a decadent, gourmet chef "show cooking" station, an open bar with a personal mixologist, backstage catered meals, on-demand golf cart shuttle, artist meet-and-greets and so much more all surrounded by alpine views. We are excited to release the first details of the new package, the “show cooking” menu presented by Telluride’s finest, Chef Bud Thomas.

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2019 Blues For Breakfast

Wake up to a morning with live blues music, a hearty breakfast and drinks at Blues for Breakfast - a fundraiser for Telluride Blues Society and Telluride Elks Lodge! Kicking off at 9:00 am on both Saturday and Sunday of the Festival weekend, Blues for Breakfast offers a pleasant warm-up to a dynamic day and late night full of music. Join us at the brand new "Back Porch Stage" at the Elks Lodge (located at 472 West Pacific Avenue), for a bite to eat as the first official chords of the day are struck. With cozy couches and comfortable seating along with rustic decor, the Back Porch Stage is the ideal setting to start your day off the right way!

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2019 Free Blues & Brews Yoga Sessions

Namasté! Relax, breath deep and unwind at the free Blues & Brews Yoga Sessions. Wake up to mornings of liberating movement in the crisp, refreshing mountain air. Guided by professional instructor Lauren Miller, enjoy a smooth yoga flow designed to improve your health, performance, and overall well being. The class blends playful exercises focusing on balance, strength, flexibility and power in a welcoming format. Guests of all skill levels are welcome to join us on Saturday and Sunday mornings during the Festival weekend to enjoy a fluid yoga flow and activating breath practice. Nestled in the cozy amphitheater of Elks Park in downtown Telluride, the yoga sessions are a fun and inspiring way to start your mornings.

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2019 Stand-Up Comedy At The Festival

Comedy returns to Blues & Brews with stand-up shows featuring five comedians and a brand new "Back Porch Comedy Club" at the Wood Ear (135 E Colorado Ave). With cozy couches and comfortable seating along with rustic decor and ambient lighting, Back Porch Comedy Club will be the ideal setting to catch some late night humor. This intimate venue will host the "Dirty Shows" on Friday and Saturday nights starting at 10:00 pm. For the young at heart, please note that some of the comedy will be adult in nature. Catch all five comedians again on the Blues Stage, Saturday, September 14 at 4:30 pm and Sunday, September 15 at 4:00 pm during the Festival.

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2019 Blues & Brews Late Night Shows

The festival nightlife in Telluride is thriving scene built on a musically-charged local culture. After the music ends in Town Park for the evening, we move the festival scene into various music venues located throughout the town of Telluride. These are our "Juke Joints" and, once they get jamming, a walk down Main Street feels like a walk down Beale Street in Memphis. From jammed out performances that approach last call, to foot-stomping rock shows and legendary collaborations, the Telluride Blues & Brews Festival's Juke Joint shows are not to be missed.

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2019 Sunset Blues Concert

Join us in Mountain Village's Sunset Plaza for our free Sunset Blues Concert on Thursday, September 12 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm featuring Ida Mae and Southern Avenue. Sunset Plaza is just a short, beautiful gondola ride up the mountain from the town of Telluride! The event and gondola ride are free and open to the public, and the event is rain or shine.

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John Fogerty And Many More Added To 2019 Lineup

The upcoming summer season in Telluride, Colorado peaks on a high note on September 13-15 as the 26th Annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival reveals artist additions and it's stand-up comedy lineup. The legendary John Fogerty joins Phil Lesh & The Terrapin Family Band, Boz Scaggs, Anders Osborne, Ryan Bingham, Tab Benoit and many more to complete a world-class artist lineup! Other additions include International Blues Challenge Winner Ms. Hy-C & Fresh Start, Joanna Connor Band, Husky & The Slow Attack, Eagle Eye Williamson, Grant Sabin with Michael Jennings, Molly Gene One Whoaman Band, along with five stand-up comedians. Click here to explore the entire lineup.

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2019 Spotify Artist Playlist

Now streaming! We've curated a Spotify playlist featuring the 2019 Artist Lineup for your listening pleasure! Enjoy classic hits from Phil Lesh & The Terrapin Family Band, Boz Scaggs and Anders Osborne, along with new singles from Ryan Bingham, Tab Benoit, Hiss Golden Messenger and Samantha Fish and many more. Dive deeper and discover hidden gems from up-and-coming artists. Tune in, turn up the volume and let the music take your mind away to a beautiful place called Telluride! All of these great artists will converge on the Telluride Town Park stage this September 13-15.

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2019 Artist Lineup Announcement

As September 13-15 inches just a bit closer, the 26th Annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival reveals its 2019 artist lineup. The festival returns with a dynamic, well-rounded mix of live blues, funk, indie, rock, jam band, gospel and soul performances featuring Phil Lesh & The Terrapin Family Band, Boz Scaggs, Anders Osborne, Ryan Bingham, Tab Benoit and many more. For the complete list of artists, click here.

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2019 Tickets Now On Sale

Tickets are on sale now for the 26th Annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival held on September 13-15, 2019 in the world famous mountain town of Telluride, Colorado. Nestled in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, the festival boasts three days of music, comedy, craft beer, yoga, art and entertainment in the iconic Telluride Town Park set against a backdrop of stunning 13,000-ft mountain peaks. Limited quantities are available for VIP Passes, Super VIP Passes, 4-Day Camping, Campground Vehicle, RV Passes, and the Fundraiser Dinner for Music Maker Relief Foundation (includes VIP Pass). Don't miss out! Buy early and save! To purchase tickets, click here.

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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.

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2019 Music Maker Fundraiser Dinner

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. Tickets to the Fundraiser Dinner are available in two options: with and without a VIP 3-Day Pass. Tickets go on sale Friday, March 1 at 10 am (MT).

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2019 Grand Tasting Brewery Lineup

As the craft beer scene continues to grow, the Telluride Blues & Brews Festival continues to receive an overwhelming number of Grand Tasting Brewer applications! The list has been narrowed down and we’re thrilled to announce the 2019 Grand Tasting Brewery lineup. These 56 breweries will pour over 170 styles of beer and cider on Saturday, September 14 from Noon to 3 pm. Cheers!

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Get To Know the 2019 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 2019 Telluride Blues & Brews 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.

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Introducing The New Super VIP Experience

The Super VIP Experience is by far the best way to attend the Telluride Blues & Brews Festival! New for 2019, we are proud to present the new Super VIP Experience - the most exclusive package we’ve ever offered. This new all-inclusive pass lets you experience the festival at the highest level possible. Super VIP pass-holders will be treated to a weekend of world-class music, complimentary food, drinks and so much more all surrounded by the unparalleled views of Telluride Town Park.

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The Keeshea Pratt Band - "Believe" Live at Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

The “Wow!” factor is real as we introduce you to the Keeshea Pratt band, the 2018 International Blues Challenge winners. Watch as they kick off the day with an inspired performance of the title track from their debut album, “Believe”, to a captive crowd on a beautiful Saturday morning.

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