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Durango Festivals: Iconic Annual Events In Durango

Posted July 15, 2024

Visitors to Durango are treated to a wide variety of events throughout the year. Some of these events have been happening for many years, making them well known and loved by visitors and locals alike....

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Downtown Durango: Self-Guided Historic Walking Tour

Posted June 11, 2024

Whether you're exploring Downtown Durango in search of restaurants, shops or maybe just a nice walk, history is everywhere you look. By following along with this self-guided tour, you'll discover some...

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4th Of July Events In Durango

Posted May 21, 2024

Enjoy a full day of fun on the 4th of July in Durango, Colorado! With so many events to choose from, you can spend the entire day celebrating. The family-friendly activities and entertaining atmospher...

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Top Guided Durango Tours

Posted April 15, 2024

Guided tours are a great way to get an inside look at some special parts of Durango. Seeing the sights and learning the history of the area and attractions is made easy with expert guides who take the...

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Four Corners Gem and Mineral Show

Posted April 6, 2024

Every summer, Durango rocks steady. The annual Four Corners Gem & Mineral Show in Durango, CO brings a rock-hard edge to the La Plata County Fairgrounds where dealers and experts show extraordinar...

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Music In The Mountains

Posted April 5, 2024

The mountains are alive with the sound of classical music this summer when Southwest Colorado’s premier classical music festival returns to the region! For nearly forty years, Music in the Mountains...

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Get Ready to Ride: The Iron Horse Classic

Posted April 5, 2024

The Iron Horse Bicycle Classic is Colorado’s largest, oldest and most renowned cycling event. There is no other event like it in the state. It will return from May 24-26, 2024. Find the schedule of ...

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Durango Farmers Market

Posted April 4, 2024

The Durango Farmers Market is a vibrant venue for local agriculturalists, ranchers and artisans to share their harvests and talents with the Durango community and visitors. The Farmers Market kicks of...

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Where To Find Live Music In Durango, CO

Posted April 4, 2024

There’s more to Durango than mountains and adventure. In fact, our Four Corners mountain town is known for being an artistic and cultural hub -- and that means there’s plenty of opportunity to hea...

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Durango Wine Experience

Posted April 4, 2024

If you think Durango is just a beer town, it's time to think again. The Durango Wine Experience brings complexity and clarity to Downtown Durango at the end of April, and for a good cause too! Read on...

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Durango Bluegrass Meltdown

Posted April 3, 2024

Get ready to hear the hills of the San Juan Mountains ringing with the sweet sounds of strings: The Durango Bluegrass Meltdown is just around the corner. Taking place in April each year, the festival ...

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Top 100 Things To Do In The Four Corners

Posted April 2, 2024

The Four Corners region of the western United States is the only place in the country where four states meet at a single point. We've collected our top one hundred picks for things to do on your next ...

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Top 5 Spring Hikes in Durango

Posted April 1, 2024

As the snow begins to melt, hiking increases in popularity in Durango and Silverton. The warmer temps and beautiful sunshine bring out the novice hiker and the expert to take on various trails in the ...

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11th Street Station | Durango Food Truck Park

Posted March 22, 2024

11th Street Station brings a unique combination of food, drinks and entertainment to downtown Durango. This collection of Durango food trucks (and a full bar on site) creates a fun environment that vi...

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Things for Seniors to Do in Durango, Colorado

Posted March 16, 2024

Durango, Colorado has something to offer everyone, and that includes older adults. Whether you are traveling with someone who has mobility problems or are on a retirement vacation and simply do not ca...

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Animas River Days in Durango

Posted February 19, 2024

Animas River Days in Durango celebrate the local Animas River and reflect the important connection that it has to the heart of the city. The festival is a much loved event and it emphasizes the import...

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Valentine’s Day In Durango

Posted January 15, 2024

Valentine's Day comes just once a year and while Durango is always the perfect spot for a couple's getaway, the town is always full of unique romantic things to do for this special occasion. Plan in s...

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The Durango Autumn Arts Festival

Posted January 15, 2024

The autumn leaves create a colorful backdrop for this vibrant art festival held in historic downtown Durango. The long, hot days of summer are slowly coming to an end as September brings a crisp chill...

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Durango Cowboy Gathering

Posted January 15, 2024

The 36th annual Durango Cowboy Gathering, formerly known as the Cowboy Poetry Gathering, takes place October 2 - 6, 2024. Cowboy poets and musicians from all across the West will gather in Durango to...

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Durango Independent Film Festival

Posted January 11, 2024

Film is a vibrant medium and a very powerful way to tell a story. Cinema has had a huge impact on Durango culture for many decades. The annual Durango Independent Film Festival is a great way to celeb...

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