Is Telluride Blues and Brews the best beer festival?

Is Telluride Blues and Brews the best beer festival?

There's a lot of different categories for beer festivals, but for a fest that's centered around drinking beer in the mountains with amazing musical acts serenading everyone, Telluride Blues and Brews takes the cake.Tickets for the 2017 festival went on sale yesterday, and while they haven't released the headliners yet, they did release the list of breweries...and it's a great list. In addition to the breweries pouring, Sierra Nevada is the festival's main sponsor and will be pouring Back Porch Lager, which is exclusive to Telluride Blues and Brews!Get your tickets today!Here's the other breweries who will be at the fest this coming year:[x_columnize]4 Noses Brewing Co.
AC Golden Brewing Company
Alpine Dog Brewing Company
Aspen Brewing Company
Avalanche Brewing Company
Avery Brewing Company
Big B's Hard Cider
Bonfire Brewing
Boulder Beer Company
Bull and Bush Brewery
Carbondale Beer Works
Carver Brewing Co
Comrade Brewing
Crazy Mountain Brewery
Deschutes Brewery
Durango Brewing Company
Elevation Beer Co
Epic Brewing Company
Fiction Beer Company
Flagstaff Brewing Company
Fort Collins Brewery
Four Peaks Brewing Company
Full Sail Brewing Co
Great Divide Brewing Company
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Jagged Mountain Craft Brewery
La Cumbre Brewing Co.
Lagunitas Brewing Company
Left Hand Brewing Co
Lumberyard Brewing Company
Marble Brewery
Melvin Brewing
Moab Brewery
New Belgium Brewing
Ninkasi Brewing Company
Odell Brewing Company
Oskar Blues Brewery
Palisade brewing company
Prost Brewing
Pug Ryan's Brewery and Steakhouse
Roaring Fork Beer Company

Smugglers Brewpub
Steamworks Brewing Co
Stone Brewing Co
Strange Craft Beer Company
Suds Brothers Brewery

Telluride Brewing Company
Uinta Brewing Co
Upslope Brewing Company
Vail Brewing Co
Vernal Brewing Company
Victory Brewing Company
Zion Canyon Brew Pub
[/x_columnize]Here's some photos from years past as well: