Birthdays: SUSAN RITCHY, MADALAINE WHITEMAN, MONICA ROBINSON, PETER O’TOOLE, CARROLL O’CONNOR, VICTORIA JACKSON, APOLLONIA, ANDREW GOLD, CASSIDY GIFFORD, JIM McDONALD, JUKEBOX, LANCE WARING, RHONDA CLARIDGE, JAMES BALDWIN, RASHID AHMED
At the Nugget: 5:30pm & 8:00pm YESTERDAY (1h 56min PG-13)
KOTO’s Duck Race begins today at noon! The race starts at the bridge into town park and ends at Carhenge! Listen in on KOTO or come watch the race!
There will be a special meeting of the KOTO board of directors to discuss personnel matters and contracts today at 11am in the Wilkinson Library.
The Sheridan Opera House presents Just Like Janis, a Tribute to Janis Joplin, in honor of the 50th Anniversary of Woodstock! Just Like Janis will perform tonight at 9 p.m.
This Saturday, August 3rd, is the 8th annual SKATE FOR NATE memorial skate comp! Come to the Town Park skate park at 11am and enjoy some amazing skateboarding and an overall amazing day with a great group of skaters and spectators. If you’d like to skate in the event please do! All ages welcome, beginner/intermediate advanced divisions available and a women’s division.
The 30th Annual Highline Run is this Saturday, August 4th. Register by 7:30am at Baked in Telluride. Race starts at 8am. Finishers receive a BIT Travel Mug and a beverage (pop or beer). Walkers Welcome! No registration fee!
The summer series of Improve Your Vision meets today at the Wilkinson Public Library. Meet instructor Jolana Vanek, every Friday through September, at 11:15am to 12:15pm. Dropping in, and leaving early is fine.
Join the Trust for Community Housing, the Downlow and Telluride Theatre for a night of storytelling, a parade, capped off with a dance, featuring the Telluride Gold Kings and DJ Blakk Ceasar, at the Liberty tonight! Meet in Town Park for a Downlow around the theme of “This Must Be The Place,” at 7pm. Join a parade at 8:30pm as it winds its way to the Liberty for music. Costumes encouraged. This is a free event but all proceeds/donations will go to TCH’s programs supporting affordable housing.
Mountainfilm on Tour is coming to Ridgway tonight and tomorrow with a special screening featuring some of the best-loved short films from the festival. The events are free and open to the public! In Hartwell Park. Films begin at 8:30pm. On Saturday, the dZi (Z) Foundation will host a picnic, kicking off in the park at 5 p.m.
Music on the Green presents I Draw Slow, tonight at the Reflection Plaza, 5-7pm.
The Telluride Dance Collective is holding open auditions for the 3rd Annual Fall Showcase, Mass Movement. Please attend one audition: either Sunday, August 4, 6:30-8pm OR Monday, August 5, 7:30-9pm at Studio 145 at the Palm Theatre. There will not be callbacks. Dancers must attend the full 90min. Please be on time! If you have any questions feel free to reach out to email@example.com. The performances will take place on Wednesday September 18 and Thursday September 19
Mudd Butts Mystery Theatre Presents: The Arabian Nights: A Nod to Scheherazade, (Sha-her-a-zad). Tonight, August 2nd at 6pm, and Saturday August 3rd at 5:30pm at the Palm Theatre.
The Telluride Historical Museum will host its 16th annual fundraiser, Feasting on History, tomorrow, August 3rd. Brunch will be hosted by Pete and Shari Mitchell at their home, 112 Single Tree Ridge, Mountain Village. The event will begin at 11:00 a.m. featuring the women of the Mahoney family, who will share family history and stories of the past. Call the Museum at (970) 728-3344 to reserve your seat.
The Colorado Drag Project present Dungeons & Drag Queens costume party. Tonight! 10pm at O’Bannon’s.