EXPERIENCE

The Telluride Autumn Classic creates an elevated experience beyond your typical motoring festival. With the backdrop of the spectacular San Juan Mountains, automobiles and motorcycles take center stage for 4-days of world-class celebrations and family-friendly fun. The Autumn Classic festival schedule includes live music, art, shopping and activities for all!

Meet, greet and eat with other festival goers at the Taste of Mountain Village to start the epic 4-day car celebration! Join us on Thursday, September 23rd for this Opening Reception and Taste of Mountain Village at the Autumn Classic Lounge in the Heritage Plaza of Mountain Village.  Gear up for the next three, exciting days of Car Festival fun. Live musical entertainment will be provided by Telluride Smooth Jazz. A cash bar will also be available. 

Start your Festival Friday off the right way at the Autumn Classic Friday Morning Revv in the Heritage Plaza of Mountain Village at 9am at the Autumn Classic Lounge. Here you can meet up with other Festival participants and Revv up for a fun day of Festival activities. The 1st Medallion Hunt clue will be divulged at this event along with any changes, updates and additions to the daily schedule. Grab a cup of complimentary coffee and a pastry before you head out to enjoy the many Festival activities.

Looking for an event beyond just the cars? The Autumn Classic Poker Walk is a great way to get familiar with the beautiful surroundings of the spectacular mountain destination we call home.

The Fine Arts & Sculpture Festival welcomes all festivalgoers to take a wander through Heritage Plaza in Mountain Village to view vendors’ finest pieces from artists throughout North America!

Ready, set, explore! The Medallion Hunt is a great way to see the fantastic autumn foliage around the town of Telluride. And, if you win, you will receive a cash prize!

The Autumn Classic’s coolest cars are staged on Telluride’s main street for this special free to all public event.

Join your friends for some friendly competition and motor along one of America’s most scenic byways for the Million Dollar Road Rally!

Help us celebrate the 2021 British Invasion at the Telluride Airport! Along with live “British Invasion’ music, a variety of British made cars once owned by John Lennon and the Beatles will be on display. These cars are graciously on loan from the private collection of Mr. Stephen Tebo.

Calling all Cool Cars on Colorado participants: you won’t want to miss out on being part of this special convoy of cars down to Telluride’s main street, Colorado Ave.

A Mountaintop Concours like no other! Two days of Concours bliss on the Golf Course in Mountain Village at an elevation of 9500 feet! Surrounded by unparalleled views of the San Juan Mountain Range, classic concourse level vehicles will be staged amidst Telluride’s prestigious golf course on the newly designed, three tiered driving range.

    British Concours, Saturday

    Open Class Concours, Sunday

    Motorcycle Concours, Saturday & Sunday

Car owners and Festival attendees will vote for the “People’s Choice” award each day. So be sure to visit the Concours on Saturday AND Sunday for a chance to vote for your favorite vehicle each day!

Take a photo of your favorite “Car in Colors” scene during the four-day festival and enter the photo for the chance to win a cash prize!

 Join us as the sun sets on the Telluride Autumn Classic. Winners of the Autumn Classic Concours events , Road Rally, Medallion Hunt and Photo Contest, will be announced! Enjoy light appetizers and chat with friends old and new about your festival experience while making plans to attend next year’s event.

As you are planning your visit, please be advised that dogs are not allowed on the Concours at the Telluride Golf Course or at any event at the Telluride Airport. Please plan to leave your dog at home

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