08/16/2018 to 08/19/2018Get Directions
38th Annual Telluride Mushroom Festival
About The Festival
Telluride has hosted the quirky Mushroom Festival for over 30 years. The festival is a celebration of all things fungal - connoisseurs find themselves in good company amongst enthusiasts, experts, and scientists. Interests range from scientific to culinary, curiosity to investigative. Activities of the weekend include lectures by renowned experts, cooking with mushrooms, and guided hikes that focus on mushroom hunting and identification.
The Featured Speaker for the 2018 festival is Paul Stamets.
Where To Stay
Camping is nice this time of the year but isn't for everyone, especially those coming in from far away. Telluride.com has hundreds of lodging options to choose from, including house rentals, condo rentals, and hotel rooms. You can easily search availability the week of the festival, find the perfect spot to stay during your trip and book hassle-free online at Telluride.com.