Rent The Sheridan Opera House For Your Event




Events & weddings

The Sheridan Opera House

The historic Sheridan Opera House is a charming and intimate venue centrally located in stunning Telluride, Colorado. The 106-year-old theater is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and ideal for groups looking to celebrate a special occasion in a unique space full of character.  The pink lights surrounding the stage, original woodwork, art nouveau stenciling and century-old painted olio curtain will help your event become unforgettable.


“We loved having our wedding at the Opera House. The space has been preserved from the early days of Telluride and provided our guests with an entirely unique atmosphere. The flow also works well between the show bar, main level and balcony.” ”




Location location location! In addition to the charm of the historic interior, the Sheridan Opera House is centrally located in Telluride and just a few blocks from the Gondola. Guests can stay in Mountain Village or Telluride and easily walk to the venue.


Tables, chairs and more are included with the rental of the site.


The Sheridan Opera House is home to over 70 nights of programming a year. We can assist in booking nationally known entertainment.


The theater is equipped with a stage, sound system, light system, projector and movie screen.


The recently updated SHOW and SideSHOW bars provide full liquor service in two locations on-site.


The Sheridan Opera House will provide clients with a preferred vendor list for event planners, DJs, bands, florists, caterers, cakes and photographers who are familiar with the space. Our staff has over 35 years combined experience producing events at the Opera House.


Events & weddings

The Sheridan Opera House is equipped with a full bar, stage, movie screen and optional dance floor. This space is ideal for events of 100 people or less for a seated dinner followed by dancing, or can accommodate up to 265 people for birthday parties, corporate events, anniversaries and more for seats-out events; our balcony is always seated.

After groups make their deposit, they are supplied with a list of local vendors who have years of experience working high-end events at the Sheridan Opera House. The recently updated SHOW Bar supplies on-site high-end liquor service and a smaller space for cocktail hour, toasts and cake cutting. The Sheridan Opera House is three blocks from the gondola to Mountain Village and only steps from Main Street in downtown Telluride.


““Josh and all of his crew were a dream to work with, and I could tell they genuinely cared about making my wedding special. The Opera House is stunning! It’s part of Telluride’s history, and supporting it is supporting the artistic and musical community too! The venue is romantic, photogenic and will stand out in guests memories for a long time!””