The Telluride Blues and Blues Festival brings together to time-honored Colorado traditions: great live music and craft beer. The festival celebrates the blues, as well as blues-influenced music such as rock. Past legendary performers include The Allman Brothers Band, Lou Reed, BB King, Robert Plant, James Brown, Joe Cocker, Etta James, John Fogerty, Willie Nelson, ZZ Top, B-52’s, Joe Walsh, The Black Crowes, Peter Frampton, Steve Winwood, Taj Mahal, Bruce Hornsby, Sharon Jones and so many more.
While you enjoy the incredible live shows set against the gorgeous backdrop, you can also imbibe some of the finest beers and ciders that top breweries from around the US have to offer. The Grand Tasting is the premier craft beer event in the Southwest and offers over 170 different lagers, stouts, IPAs, sours, and more for festival-goers to sample.
The festival also offers several options to encourage an active Colorado lifestyle, including free yoga, an annual 5K race, and a group hike.