July 4th is almost here! Are you ready to party like its 1776? With plenty of food, family, and fireworks, Telluride is the perfect place to celebrate Independence Day! The party doesn't have to stop on the 4th, though. With plenty of patriotic events and attractions, you can celebrate all July long!
Celebrate the 4th of July in Telluride
The Telluride 4th of July Parade is the longest running event in the town! It has also been voted "The Best Small Town Parade in America." This festive event is fun for people of all ages. Don't miss this parade at 11 a.m. on July 4, on Main Street and Colorado Avenue.
Visit the Telluride Historical Museum
The Telluride History Museum is the best place to learn about Telluride's rich past! Located in the old hospital and containing exhibits covering nearly every facet of local history, this is an unmissable heritage site!
Explore Galloping Goose Railroad Museum
At the Galloping Goose Railroad Museum in Dolores, visitors can explore local railroad history. Exhibits that showcase the history of the Rio Grande Southern Railroad. You can even ride the famous Galloping Goose No. 5 while you're there!
What's your favorite patriotic attraction in or near Telluride? Tell us in the comments!