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With summer in full swing, this is the best time to visit Telluride. Rediscover yourself along beautiful hiking and biking trails that start right from town. The fly-fishing season is coming into its own as the rivers have settled and cleared. Telluride offers many award-winning local guides who offer private water trips as well as beginner packages for those just starting out.
Festival of the Arts Curator Package from $298pp*
August 15-17: The Festival of the Arts brings together foodies and art aficionados with celebrity chef demonstrations, showcase dinner and grand tasting, plus a nationally juried art exhibit organized by the producers of the Cherry Creek Arts Festivals. For a full schedule of events, please go to

Package includes 4-nights stay and two Curator Passes (Your choice of Progressive Tasting Series or Grand Tasting; culinary interactive session or two celebrity chef sessions; also includes the Festival Brunch, 2008 TFA commemorative signed and numbered poster, and receive a 10% discount on all artwork purchases with participating artists.)

*Based on double occupancy. Subject to availability.

Blues & Brews Festival - Sept. 12-14
Lodging is still available for Blues & Brews. A local favorite, this festival features a Grand Tasting featuring 50 microbreweries and world-class performances from some of the greatest blues musicians. This year’s lineup includes John Hiatt, Government Mule, Etta James & The Roots Band, G. Love & Special Sauce, Joan Osborne, The Derek Trucks Band and many more. For a complete line-up, go to

Call 800.854.3062 to book your lodging.

Fall Colors Getaway from $142pp** (3-nights stay)
From mid-September thru early October, the Aspen trees in the San Juan Mountains put on a performance not to be missed. Transforming from verdant green to rainbows of red, yellow and orange, the fall colors in the Telluride area are unmatched.

We recommend the following activities to complete your getaway:
Golf - an additional $150 pp
4x4 Rental - an additional $199 per day
60-Minute Massage - an additional $110 pp

**Based on double occupancy. Subject to availability.

Early Winter Special
Save on winter when you book by September 1, 2008.
Telluride Early Winter Ski Package from $313pp***
Package includes 2-nights lodging and two 2-day adult lift tickets.

*** Based on double occupancy. Offer valid for stays through December 22, 2008. Subject to availability and taxes.

Aug 1 Telluride Cajun Festival featuring Buckwheat Zydeco
August 7-17 Telluride Chamber Music Festival
Aug 15-17 Festival of the Arts
August 21-24 Mushroom Festival
August 22 Telluride Conference Center presents Papa Grows Funk
August 29-Sept 1 Telluride Film Festival
Sept 12-14 Blues & Brews

Free! Join us every Wednesday through September 3rd for the Mountain Village Sunset Concert Series. Live music from 6 to 8 pm in Sunset Plaza. Presented by TMVOA.

For more event information click here.

For more information:  Call 800 854 3062 or log on to

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