BEST BETDATE: August 16 2014, 9:00 AM to August 19 2014, 8:00 AMCost:$850-$1000CATEGORY: Special EventsVENUE INFORMATION:Telluride Town Park500 E. Colorado Ave.Telluride, CO 81435
Mushroom science is the focus of this year's fungi festival in Telluride. Join keynote speakers like Langdon Cook, author of "The Mushroom Hunters," and professional 'shroom cultivator John Holliday for talks on the delicious and medicinal properties of the fungus. Don't miss the foraging sessions, where experts will teach you how to distinguish the toxic from the tasty in the wild. Sat-Tues all day.