Born on this Day: ROSS PEROT, CAPTAIN KANGAROO (BOB KEESHAN), TISH ALEXANDER, CHRISTINA CALDICOTT, LIZ BARBOUR, DAVID LAVENDER, BRUCE HOOPER, LISA ANDREWS, TOBY McGUIRE, VERA WANG, CHRIS COOL, ISABELLE ADJANI, TODD CREEL, KORY BOOZ
At the Nugget: 6:15pm TFF Presents THE LAST BLACK MAN IN SAN FRANCISCO
(2h 1min R)
8:45pm GODZILLA KING OF MONSTERS (2h 12min PG-13)
The Annual Bike Auction will take place tomorrow at 1pm. Located at the skate park on the corner of Willow and Pacific, viewing starts at 11am.
Music on the Green presents Sammy Brue, tomorrow at the Reflection Plaza, 5-7pm.
San Miguel County will open Ophir Pass to traffic, today!
Movies Under the Stars presents Shrek, tonight and The Karate Kid, Saturday, June 29th. Movies begin at 8:45 p.m. in the Reflection Plaza
EcoAction Partners’ 2019 GREENLIGHTS program, an LED light bulb rebate program sponsored by the San Miguel Power Association (SMPA) and local municipalities, will end June 30th. The LED light bulbs are available at your local Farmers Market. Participating Farmers Markets include: Telluride (Fridays), Mountain Village (Wednesdays), Norwood (Saturdays), Ridgway (Fridays) and Nucla (Thursdays). To purchase the light bulbs you must present your SMPA bill or SmartHub on your phone with an active account number and service address.
The Annual Buccaneer’s Ball will take place at the Elks Lodge July 6th, 7pm-midnight, with proceeds going to the Telluride Elks Scholarship Fund. Dress like a pirate and enjoy live music from the Telluride Gold Kings, with opener Looty Booty.
Become the highest bidder and own a piece of history! A piece of the original Fred Shellman stage has become a guitar to continue its legacy. The KOTOcaster is a semi hollow body, single pickup electric guitar, made from 30-year-old historic pine. Call the KOTO office at 970-728-4334 to place your bid and support your favorite radio station. For more information on the guitar, call Tom and Warren at Telluride Music Company at 970-728-9592. Follow #kotocaster on Instagram to see the build from start to finish.
Join the Telluride Tourism Board at their annual meeting today at the Telluride Conference Center, 3-5pm. Travel/tourism consultants David Radcliffe and Mitch Nichols will present a report card on the Telluride Tourism Board and recommendations for the future. A Q&A will follow with Radcliffe and Nichols, Bill Jensen of Telski, Matt Skinner from Colorado Flights Alliance and Michael Martelon from the Telluride Tourism Board. The Tourism Star Award winners will also be announced.
The 12th annual Ridgway River Fest is this Saturday, June 29th. More info available at ridgwayriverfest.org.
The WPL’s Drum Workshop with Brendan Draper, takes place tonight at 6pm. Head to telluridelibrary.org to register and for more information.
The Telluride MusicFest begins today with performances also on Sunday, June 30th and Tuesday, July 2nd. Call 970.417.0116 for ticket information or visit telluridemusicfest.com.
There is still space left in all Pinhead summer programs, but they’re filling up fast. To learn about classes and to register visit www.pinheadinstitute.org.