Barricade Passes


Businesses and Accommodations/Property Management – forms are emailed in early May.

Home Owners IN the Town of Telluride- will receive 2 passes via standard mail sent to the address where you receive your water bill. Passes have been mailed.


Parking regulations for the 2016 Bluegrass Festival will be in effect from Wednesday, June 15 through Sunday, June 19. Parking regulations for The Ride will be in effect Friday, July 8 through Sunday, July 10.

There will be a barricade set up near the town entrance starting at 4pm on June 15 and 4pm on July 8. Only the following vehicles will be allowed through the barricade and allowed to park on town property:
  • Commercial Vehicles
  • Motorcycles
  • Vehicles displaying a Barricade Pass (issued by the Parks & Recreation Dept.)
  • Vehicles displaying a current San Miguel County Seal windshield sticker **
  • Vehicles displaying O, W, G or S Permits
  • Vehicles displaying Centerlane permits
  • Vehicles displaying handicapped parking access
  • Vehicles displaying a 3 hour Temporary Pass (issued at the barricade)
** PLEASE NOTE: The San Miguel County Windshield stickers are not transferrable and vehicles displaying this sticker that are not lawfully registered in San Miguel County are subject to ticketing and impoundment**
  • Any other vehicles parked on TOWN streets will be subject to ticketing and towing. (T.M.C. section 8-2-40)
  • Parking meter regulations will be enforced.
  • O, W, and G permit zones will be exempted when the barricade is in effect.
  • Bus and gondola service will be available from 7am to 2am on Wednesday, June 15 through Sunday, June 19 and Friday, July 8 through Sunday, July 10.
  • After Wednesday, June 15, temporary passes for the Bluegrass Barricade will be available at the barricade. Temporary passes for The Ride will be available at the barricade after Friday, July 8.
  • Vehicles displaying a handicapped access pass will be allowed through the barricade. Please be aware that handicapped parking is limited, and is on a first-come, first-served basis.
For any further questions/information related to BARRICADE PASSES,
please contact:

Parks & Recreation at 970-728-2173 or e-mail us.