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Festival Passes are available online below and locally at Telluride Music (cash or check only), located at 333 West Colorado Ave. Kids 11 and under are FREE when accompanied by an adult.

Telluride Blues & Brews Festival tickets are sold exclusively through Front Gate Tickets. We do not recommend purchasing tickets through 3rd party sellers, especially Craig's List. We will not honor any fraudulent tickets sold by a 3rd party. For any questions, please contact us here.

New RFID Wristbands

New for 2019! To enhance the festival experience, we are upgrading our ticketing system to RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) wristbands. This improved system will allow attendees to skip the lines at the box office, minimize the amount of wristbands needed, enjoy the elevated comfort of the soft cloth wristband material and streamline movement between each area of the festival. Click here to read about all the new benefits and important info.

Looking For Sold Out Tickets? New Exchange System

New for 2019, Telluride Blues & Brews Festival has teamed up with Lyte to give our attendees a safe way to get official tickets after tickets have sold out. This is a fan-to-fan exchange that eliminates the worries of purchasing a fraudulent ticket from a scalper, craigslist or third party like Stub Hub. All tickets are issued by our ticketing provider, Front Gate Tickets.

Purchase with confidence! Buying tickets to the event but not sure if you can make it? Don’t worry. Connect Lyte to your Front Gate Tickets account and easily “return” your tickets. Get an instant offer – Lyte will buy your tickets back from you at a fair market offer price almost always more than face value. Get paid within 24 hours of the event - after accepting Lyte's offer, another fan will get your tickets. Need to transfer your tickets into someone else’s name? The Lyte system easily handles this without any issues. To read more about the fan-to-fan exchange, click here.


Multi-Day Tickets

$225

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The 3-Day Pass includes general admission to festival grounds in Telluride Town Park - Friday, September 13 - Sunday, September 15, 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.

$1,800

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Join us for an unparalleled musical, cultural and culinary experience! On Thursday, September 12th, we are 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.

Attendees will be picked up and transported to the Studio in the Clouds where they will be treated to an exquisite, seasonal dinner menu prepared by Bravo TV's "Top Chef" competitor and owner of Telluride's own 221 South Oak restaurant, Eliza Gavin. Join us for a champagne and appetizer reception, interact with the musicians all while viewing a live studio recording being made by festival artists from the Music Maker roster. Dinner with the artists to follow immediately after completing the recording.

This event gives attendees a rare opportunity to go behind the scenes and get an exclusive, inside look at the recording process while watching artists create a record. Attendees will take home a one-of-a-kind copy of the recording and a signed souvenir.

Full menu, artist announcement and more details will be released in early spring. This package includes the following:

  • Transportation to and from the event (from Telluride). Depart 5:00 pm - Return 10:00 pm
  • Fundraiser Dinner
  • First press copy of the studio record
  • VIP 3-Day Festival Pass

$500 of each package benefits the Music Maker Relief Foundation and is tax-deductible as a charitable contribution.

Gala VIP Fundraiser Dinner takes place on Thursday, September 12. Shuttles depart at 5:00 pm and return at approx. 10:00 pm.

Please note - Fundraiser Tickets are very limited and available while supplies last.

$675

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The VIP 3-Day Pass includes access to the festival grounds in Telluride Town Park - Friday, September 13 through Sunday, September 15, access to two stages (Main Stage and Blues Stage), 18 retail booths and 12 food booths, access to Saturday's Grand Tasting with 56 craft breweries and a souvenir tasting glass. In addition, VIP 3-Day Pass provides access to the following amenities:

  • Access to two Sports Bars with 8 HDTVs to watch NCAA or NFL while watching the festival stage, a double-decker 2nd level viewing platform of Main Stage with fireplaces and covered seating
  • Exclusive VIP Lounge with premium stage views, shade tents, relaxed seating, yard games and fire pits
  • Seafood raw bar ($) - Saturday and Sunday starting at 3:00 pm. Fresh shucked oysters on the ½ shell, Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail, Oyster Shooters, cracked pepper cocktail sauce, lemon wedges.
  • Entry into Late Night Juke Joint music venues with early, priority entry
  • Beer, wine, water & specialty drinks ($)
  • Private, upscale premium restrooms with flushable toilets
  • Exclusive VIP Merchandise Booth
  • Priority entrance to the festival each day - avoid getting stuck in line
  • Priority access at Box Office
  • Free on-site mobile massage therapists (throughout the festival weekend)
  • Friday from 4 - 6 pm - VIP Reception with complimentary appetizers and cocktails
  • Saturday from 12 - 3 pm - Private "VIP Grand Tasting" with 20 select breweries
  • Sunday from 11 - 1 pm - Gospel Brunch with complimentary Champagne and Bloody Mary Bar along with light food and candy bar for kids VIP Passes do not include entry into the Bal de Maison or Fais Do Do. These tickets are sold separately.

Limited Availability! Limit to 4 Passes per customer.

$1,125

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Join us for an unparalleled musical, cultural and culinary experience! On Thursday, September 12th, we are 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.

Attendees will be picked up and transported to the Studio in the Clouds where they will be treated to an exquisite, seasonal dinner menu prepared by Bravo TV's "Top Chef" competitor and owner of Telluride's own 221 South Oak restaurant, Eliza Gavin. Join us for a champagne and appetizer reception, interact with the musicians all while viewing a live studio recording being made by festival artists from the Music Maker roster. Dinner with the artists to follow immediately after completing the recording.

This event gives attendees a rare opportunity to go behind the scenes and get an exclusive, inside look at the recording process while watching artists create a record. Attendees will take home a one-of-a-kind copy of the recording and a signed souvenir.

Full menu, artist announcement and more details will be released in early spring. This package includes the following:

  • Transportation to and from the event (from Telluride). Depart 5:00 pm - Return 10:00 pm
  • Fundraiser Dinner
  • First press copy of the studio record

$500 of each package benefits the Music Maker Relief Foundation and is tax-deductible as a charitable contribution.

Gala Fundraiser Dinner takes place on Thursday, September 12. Shuttles depart at 5:00 pm and return at approx. 10:00 pm.

Please note - Fundraiser Tickets are very limited and available while supplies last.

$5,000

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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. Tickets are extremely limited with only 25 available. Click here to read more.

The Super VIP 3-Day Pass includes access to the festival grounds in Telluride Town Park - Friday, September 13 through Sunday, September 15, access to two stages (Main Stage and Blues Stage), 18 retail booths and 12 food booths, access to Saturday's Grand Tasting with 56 craft breweries and a souvenir tasting glass. In addition, the Super VIP 3-Day Pass provides access to the following amenities:

  • On-Stage Access to the Ajax Sky Lounge - Relax in comfy sofa-style couches in the private on-stage lounge and bask in the warm, intimate ambiance close to the performers.
  • On-Stage Access to the Sky Deck - Watch your favorite performance from an on-stage viewing platform on the Main Stage offering the most intimate festival experience possible. Experience a clear view of performers and the beautiful Town Park backdrop with an open bar featuring craft beer, wine and specialty cocktails within arms reach. (Please note - viewing area access is subject to artist discretion. Restrictions may apply for headliner sets and other select artists.)
  • Gourmet Chef "Show Cooking Station" - Indulge in specially curated bites from featured chef daily. Full weekend menu will be announced in summer 2019.
  • Complimentary Seafood Raw Bar - fresh shucked oysters on the ½ shell, jumbo shrimp cocktail and oyster shooters with cracked pepper, cocktail sauce, and lemon wedges.
  • Open Bar On-Stage at the Ajax Sky Bar - Enjoy some of Colorado’s best craft cocktails, craft beers, wine, and champagne.
  • Personal Mixologist Jonathan Yaseen - Enjoy a curated specialty cocktail menu designed specifically for the Festival. Full cocktail menu will be announced in summer 2019.
  • Backstage Access - Move freely in between different areas of the festival with the highest level of access.
  • Backstage catered meals - Enjoy lunch, dinner and special Sunday brunch alongside the festival artists.
  • On demand golf cart shuttle to the Blues Stage and Campground Stage - Skip the hassle of walking between stages and order a free ride!
  • Private meet and greets with artists from the Music Maker Relief Foundation - Get to know the real deal with blues, gospel and roots artists from the rural south.
  • Personal concierges - Don’t lift a finger all weekend long! More than just directions or recommendations, take advantage of our personal concierges who are equipped with a wealth of local expertise.
  • Commemorative Souvenir Laminate - Take home a frame-worthy piece of the festival.
  • Wifi Access - Stay connected with high-speed wifi all weekend.
  • Access to two Sports Bars with 8 HDTVs to watch NCAA or NFL while watching the festival stage, a double-decker 2nd level viewing platform of Main Stage with fireplaces and covered seating
  • Exclusive VIP Lounge with premium stage views, shade tents, relaxed seating, yard games and fire pits
  • Seafood raw bar ($) - Saturday and Sunday starting at 3:00 pm. Fresh shucked oysters on the ½ shell, Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail, Oyster Shooters, cracked pepper cocktail sauce, lemon wedges.
  • Entry into Late Night Juke Joint music venues with early, priority entry
  • Beer, wine, water & specialty drinks ($)
  • Private, upscale premium restrooms with flushable toilets
  • Exclusive VIP Merchandise Booth
  • Priority entrance to the festival each day - avoid getting stuck in line
  • Priority access at Box Office
  • Free on-site mobile massage therapists (throughout the festival weekend)
  • Friday from 4 - 6 pm - VIP Reception with complimentary appetizers and cocktails
  • Saturday from 12 - 3 pm - Private "VIP Grand Tasting" with 20 select breweries
  • Sunday from 11 - 1 pm - Gospel Brunch with complimentary Champagne and Bloody Mary Bar along with light food and candy bar for kids VIP Passes do not include entry into the Bal de Maison or Fais Do Do. These tickets are sold separately.

Tickets are extremely limited with only 25 available and a purchase limit of 4 Passes per order. Click here to read more.


Single-Day Tickets

$80

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Pass includes general admission to festival grounds in Telluride Town Park on Friday, September 13th. The Friday Pass includes access to two stages (Main Stage and Blues Stage), 18 retail booths and 12 food booths.

$85

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Pass includes general admission to festival festival grounds in Telluride Town Park on Saturday, September 14th. The Saturday Pass includes the Grand Tasting with 56 microbreweries, a souvenir tasting glass, access to two stages (Main Stage and Blues Stage), 18 retail booths and 12 food booths.

$80

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Pass includes general admission to festival grounds in Telluride Town Park on Sunday, September 15th. The Sunday Pass includes access to two stages (Main Stage and Blues Stage), 18 retail booths and 12 food booths.


Late Night Shows

$30

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'Bal De Maison', meaning Cajun dance party, kicks off the festival weekend on Thursday, September 12th at the historic Sheridan Opera House.

Doors: 8:30 pm Showtime: 9:00 pm

The phrase Bal de Maison originated from dances held at someone’s house - typically in the front room. These dances were usually announced by the host of the party simply yelling from his or her porch to the neighbors. Word would sometimes travel up to 40 miles. So spread the word about our Bal de Maison and let’s have a dance party to start the weekend!

Please note, VIP and Juke Joints passes are not valid for show entry, this is a separate ticket.

$30

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"Fais Do-Do" - Our closing show on Sunday, September 15th at this historic Sheridan Opera House, the Fais Do-Do is a highlight for many and one show not to miss! "Fais do-do" is a Cajun phrase meaning "soon it will be time to sleep"!

Doors: 8:30 pm Showtime: 9:00 pm

Please note, VIP and Juke Joints passes are not valid for show entry, this is a separate ticket.

$30

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Juke Joints - One Ticket | 5 Shows

After the festival in Town Park ends on Friday, September 13th, we continue the music at the local “Juke Joint" shows located in various venues throughout Telluride. Shows start at 10:00 pm. Juke Joint passes allow access to all venues for the night purchased. The Juke Joint venues are all ages, with the exception of Fly Me to the Moon Saloon and the Elks Lodge (21+).

Doors: 9:45 pm Showtime: 10:00 pm

$30

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Juke Joints - One Ticket | 5 Shows

After the festival in Town Park ends on Saturday, September 14th, we continue the music at the local “Juke Joint" shows located in various venues throughout Telluride. Shows start at 10:00 pm. Juke Joint passes allow access to all venues for the night purchased. The Juke Joint venues are all ages, with the exception of Fly Me to the Moon Saloon and the Elks Lodge (21+).

Doors: 9:45 pm Showtime: 10:00 pm


Camping, Glamping and Gear Rentals

$50

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Camping Pass includes access to the festival campground from Thursday through Sunday, September 12-15. Festival campground is located on the festival grounds.

A special perk available to campers only are the additional shows in the campground, Campground Sessions, exclusive to campers only (camping wristband required for entrance).

Camping passes are sold per person, not per site. Tent camping only. For complete details on festival camping, visit the camping page.

$700

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Limited 2 Person Package - Only 10 left!

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!

Stay at a campsite in the Blues & Brews Basecamp Village (located in the heart of our campground), where everything (tent included) is already set up, staked down, and ready to rock. The Basecamp Village campsites have a private community area, shade structures, cooking equipment, tables, and even free morning coffee! Basecamp Village will be set up, fully furnished, and awaiting your arrival! Basecamp packages are the most affordable and convenient form of lodging for the Festival.

Rental Package Includes:

  • 1 Eureka Copper Canyon 6 Tent
  • 1 Eureka Camping Cot per Person (300lb capacity)
  • 1 New Sleeping Bag (30°) and Pillow (upgrade to 10° sleeping bag also available)
  • 1 Camping Chair per Person
  • 1 Lantern
  • Complimentary Ice (1 bag per day per campsite)
  • Complimentary morning coffee and water coolers
  • Access to community kitchen area

Notes:

  • This Basecamp Gear Rental Package includes two Camping Passes.
  • This Basecamp Gear Rental Package does NOT include Festival Passes.

For more info, click here.

$3,500

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Each package comes with a two VIP 3-Day Passes. Limited Availability (9).

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.

Each VIP Glamping Package includes:

  • Two VIP 3-Day Festival passes
  • On-site Concierge ("Glamp Counselor")
  • 1 Queen Bed with full linen package
  • Bath towels
  • Private restrooms for VIP use only
  • Access to hot showers
  • A table and chair(s)
  • Overhead Lighting
  • Décor unique to each tent with heat included
  • Gas Cooking Grill
  • Ice and cooler
  • Morning coffee and pastries
  • “Front Porch” with Adirondack chairs
  • Power source for personal electronics
  • Dedicated parking located near the Glamping site

Due to the limited amount of space maximum occupancy of each glamping tent is two (2). All glampers must be 21 years of age or older. Visit our camping page for more info. Still have questions about Glamping? Contact us here.

$330 - 1,150

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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.

Stay at a campsite in the Blues & Brews Basecamp Village (located in the heart of our campground), where everything (tent included) is already set up, staked down, and ready to rock. The Basecamp Village campsites have a private community area, shade structures, cooking equipment, tables, and even free morning coffee! Basecamp Village will be set up, fully furnished, and awaiting your arrival! Basecamp packages are the most affordable and convenient form of lodging for the Festival. Rental Package Includes:

  • 1 Eureka Copper Canyon 6 Tent
  • 1 Eureka Camping Cot per Person (300lb capacity)
  • 1 New Sleeping Bag (30°) and Pillow (upgrade to 10° sleeping bag also available)
  • 1 Camping Chair per Person
  • 1 Lantern
  • Complimentary Ice (1 bag per day per campsite)
  • Complimentary morning coffee and water coolers
  • Access to community kitchen area

Note: Basecamp Gear Rental Package does not include your Festival or Camping Pass.

For more info, click here.


Car and RV Camping

 

$300

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Limit one per customer - only 35 available

Pass includes 4 days of vehicle parking in the Telluride Town Park Campground. Vehicles are considered to be any automobile up to 18 feet in length.

Restrooms and hot showers nearby. All RV campers must have a Camping Pass and a Festival Pass (sold separately). Note: this is a parking pass, this does not include festival or camping passes.

For complete details on festival camping, visit the camping page.

$500

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Limit one per customer - only 10 available

Vehicles 18 feet and over are considered to be an RV - please note that a RV may not be longer than 30 feet. A vehicle is considered anything requiring a license plate (cars, trucks, vans, motorcycles, pull-behind campers, etc.)

There are no RV hook-ups provided in the campground. The RVs must be self-contained. There is a dump station located at the west end of town in the Coonskin RV Lot. There is no place in Telluride to fill your RV with water.

Any vehicle or RV in the campground must remain parked during your entire stay. If you leave with your vehicle or RV you will not be allowed to re-enter the campground.

If there are two of you and you want to have your vehicle in the campground with you, you must purchase two camping passes and one vehicle pass in addition to your festival passes (this only applies to vehicle pass-holders).

For complete details on festival camping, visit the camping page.

 

Turning the Blues Green

 

$5

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Your ticket to rocking a smaller carbon footprint! Telluride Blues & Brews Festival has partnered with Leave No Trace to help protect the outdoors by teaching and inspiring people to enjoy it responsibly. Your $3 contribution will go directly to Leave No Trace to help fund environmentally targeted education, research and outreach programs. Please visit their booth in the festival for more info on this amazing organization - help us turn the Blues GREEN!

 

Blisters & Brews 5k Fundraiser Race

 

$35

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Blisters & Brews is a 5k Fundraiser Race on the morning of Saturday, September 14th, giving Festival patrons the opportunity to exercise before the Festival. The 5k Race, sponsored by BootDoctors™ Paragon Outdoors, will raise money for the Telluride Adaptive Sports Program in remembrance of dear festival friend Felix Snow.

Beginning and ending in Telluride's Elks Park, Blisters & Brews provides runners with a safe, beautiful way to kick off their day. The route has been planned to enhance the running experience and highlight the beauty of Telluride. The race route climbs up the river trail giving racers the opportunity to take in the beauty of the Bridal Veil Falls on the way up and a gentle decline for the way back down to town and ending at Elks Park followed by live music, free beer and free Blues & Brews Yoga Sessions.

Don't want to run, but want to support? Non-athletic support donations are also available. Learn More

 

Looking For Sold Out Tickets? Join The Official Wait List!

Telluride Blues & Brews Festival has teamed up with Lyte to give our attendees a safe way to get official tickets after tickets have sold out. This is a fan-to-fan exchange that eliminates the worries of purchasing a fraudulent ticket from a scalper, craigslist or third party like Stub Hub. All tickets are issued by our ticketing provider, Front Gate Tickets.

LOOKING FOR SOLD OUT TICKETS?

The process is simple. Request a ticket now. As soon as tickets are available, Lyte will complete your purchase automatically at the price offered, with no hidden fees. You will only be charged if Lyte finds you tickets.

Am I guaranteed a ticket when I make a request?

A request is not a guarantee of a ticket. How many tickets are returned determines how many tickets are available for buyers. If you do not receive a ticket, you will be notified when the exchange closes.

Where are these tickets coming from?

All tickets are sourced from original ticket holders and are 100% verified for authenticity.

BOUGHT TICKETS AND CAN’T MAKE IT TO THE FESTIVAL?

Connect Lyte to your primary ticketing provider to easily import your tickets. Get an Instant Offer from Lyte – their fair market offer price is almost always more than face value. Get Paid Within 24 Hours of the Event - after accepting Lyte's offer, another fan will get your tickets.

How close to the event can I place a request to sell my ticket?

Return your ticket anytime before the event while the Exchange is open. Typically an Exchange closes a few hours before doors open to the event.

I've placed a request to Return my ticket but didn't get an offer, how long should I expect to wait?

Look for an estimate of your wait time in your Return confirmation email. The wait time depends on how many requests are made for tickets like yours. Wait times are usually much shorter closer to the event.

Learn more about the exchange program here. For ticket exchange FAQs, click here.