Durango Weddings: A Guide To Your Dream Wedding Day

There's no better place to get married than southwest Colorado.

Ready to tie the knot? There's a lot of details to take care of when planning a wedding. We'll make a big decision easy for you: Choose Durango as your wedding location! Durango weddings are perfect for destination weddings because our small mountain town truly has something for everyone. Whether you're looking for a small winter elopement with just you and your sweetheart or a large summery celebration with 200 of your closest friends and family, there's a venue for you.

The Ultimate Backdrop

The San Juan Mountains are visible almost everywhere you look in southwest Colorado, making Durango the perfect wedding spot. Picture yourself stepping into the gardens during summertime at Blue Lake Ranch, saying your vows privately in a romantic elopement with the La Plata Mountains in the distance.

White Winter Weddings

Dreaming of saying "I Do" in a winter wonderland? Walk down the snow-coated aisle at Silverpick Lodge's Park ceremony site. Breathtaking snow covered aspens will tower high above you and a pergola covered in beautiful, vibrant red roses, garland or your favorite decor will create the picture-perfect wedding you've always dreamed of.

Historic, Elegant Reception Spaces

You've said "I Do" and now it's time to let loose and celebrate! Historic Downtown Durango has several elegant, historic spots to kick off your new marriage in style. Gather all of your friends and family for a reception at the Historic Strater Hotel. The beautiful red bricking makes for a perfect photo spot and inside, handcrafted woodwork, period wallpaper and Victorian decor will make your reception exceptionally unique.

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Delicious Eats

After you've been introduced as husband and wife at your reception and made your grand entrance together, you might realize that you're starving! What's on your plate? When you get married in Durango, you can choose from some of the best catering options around. Looking for something simple and less formal? Grassburger can serve up some classic American eats. Looking for something elegant? Let the Kennebec Cafe create a gourmet dining experience for you and your guests. The options are endless when it comes to Durango weddings.

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An Unforgettable Destination Wedding Spot

While you think out the details of your destination wedding, you may be wondering what else your guests will be able to do in town. There are no limits to the fun that can be had in Durango by both the you and your guests. If your family and friends are traveling in, make sure they read up on all of the fun things to do in the area, including all of the exciting outdoor activities.

When the vows are recited, the cake is cut and the sparklers have faded out, you and your guests will be left with incredible memories of your Durango wedding. You'll never forget the details and how you felt in this moment. The celebrations you can have in our small mountain town are truly one of a kind. We can't wait to welcome you for your special day!