Born on this day: PAUL WILLIAMS, JERRY HALL, CHERYL LADD, JOSE CANSECO, STEVE GREEN, ELIZABETH PLAMONDON, TERREL CAMPBELL, PATRICK FALLON, DIANE KIPFER, CHANDLER TAMULONIS, LISA MOLLOY, PAUL MACHERY, MARGARET ANN QUENEMOEN, JAMES POLLARD, ROBYN WILLIS & JASNIE CHAPPEL, TOM SARAZEN
At the Nugget: 5:30pm & 7:30pm THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS 2 (1h 26min PG)
Telluride’s Fourth of July celebration will take place on Thursday! The parade will begin at 11am followed by the firefighters BBQ in Town Park, noon-4pm. The Telluride Historical Museum will be offering root beer floats and free entry to the museum 12:30-2:30pm. Fireworks from Town Park will take place at dark.
The U.S. Air Force Academy Band Presents “America the Beautiful” A FREE Independence Day Concert at the Town Park Main Stage. Tonight at 7:00 PM. This is a non-ticketed event. For more information, please visit www.usafacademyband.af.mil.
Own a piece of history! KOTO is auctioning a one-of-a-kind guitar, crafted from a piece of the original Fred Shellman Memorial Stage. 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 or email firstname.lastname@example.org 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. The current bid sits at $750.
On Friday July 5th, Between the Covers and the Telluride Historical Museum will celebrate the 50th anniversary release of the book, Tomboy Bride, with refreshments, readings, and special guests. Stop by the Museum at 3pm to meet Tomboy Brides grandson, Rob Walton, as well as award-winning Colorado Author Pam Houston who wrote the foreword. This is a free event and all are welcome!
Telluride Arts has acquired the Transfer Warehouse and they’re ready to celebrate! Tonight, 10-12pm at the Warehouse. Featuring live music by Lavalanche,a Digital Media Installation and the Name a Stone Campaign! This is a free event for the public!
The Wilkinson Library’s Annual Pie Contest is Monday, July 8th. Drop off your homemade pie, along with the recipe, from 5-6pm on the Library's back patio on the day of the competition. Judging will begin promptly at 6:15pm. Prizes will be awarded for Best in Show, 2nd place, 3rd place, Most Creative and People's Choice at 7pm. Good luck and happy baking!
Movies Under the Stars presents the Sandlot, Thursday, July 4th and Lemony Snicket, Saturday, July 6th. Movies begin at 8:45 p.m. in the Reflection Plaza.
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.
The Telluride Jewish Community invites the public to attend a series of talks from Rabbi Terry Bookman. All sessions will be held at 15 Stonegate Drive, Mountain Village from 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm . The course is FREE. Please bring a bottle of wine and/or a favorite cheese to share. Session One, The Ancient World of the Bible, will take place July 9th. RSVP to email@example.com.
Join Somos Uno and the Progressive Women's Caucus in the 4th of July parade in a patriotic show of dissent against family separation at our borders. You are invited to march in solidarity with those who have fled violence in their own countries and are now inhumanely held in detention centers. Posters and banners will be provided, but making your own is encouraged, too. Meet at the corner of Townsend and Colorado at 10:30am on July 4th. Call 708-0524 for more information.