The Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering invites cowboys of all walks to flock to Durango for a weekend of wild festivities! Nationally renowned cowboy poets entertain the town with song and yarn throughout the event, and an authentic, “motorless” parade graces the downtown streets one day during the Gathering each year.
The Cowboy Poets of the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, where a cowboy poet will ride along and perform in each car. This special trip also includes a lunch stop where the poets and musicians will perform a special show. Reservations for tickets are available through DSNGRR.
Along with sevelal great cowboy themed events is, as always, the Cowboy Parade, which begins at The Train Depot at 5th Street and continues North on Main Avenue to 11th Street. Visit the official website of Durango Cowboy Gathering. Treat yourself to a special train and lodging package for this cowboy poetry event.