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July 4th in Durango

July 3-6, 2024

Durango, CO

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Join us for a spectacular July 4th celebration in Historic Downtown Durango , featuring a whole weekend of festivities and events! Things kick off on Wednesday, July 3rd, at the La Plata County Fairgrounds & Event Center with a thrilling rodeo.

On Thursday, July 4th, get ready for an amazing day packed with multiple events. Start your morning with a gourmet breakfast at Rotary Park, then enjoy live music at Buckley Park. Experience the festive parade on Main Ave., followed by more live music at the Transit Center. The day will go out with a bang with the return of a traditional fireworks show, drought conditions permitting.

Friday, July 5th, will feature a pie-eating contest at Durango Beer and Ice Company, a watermelon-eating contest at 11th Street Station, and a Red White and Bull riding competition at the La Plata County Fairgrounds & Event Center. In the evening, relax with a free movie at Buckley Park.

On Saturday, July 6th, the festivities continue with a hot dog eating contest and another exciting bull riding competition at the La Plata County Fairgrounds & Event Center.

Celebrate Independence Day with us in Durango for a time full of fun, food, and festivities!

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