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January 2020
Snowdown Follies Box Office Tickets On Sale

Durango

Snowdown Follies Box Office Tickets On Sale

January 18, 2020

Approximately 400 regular tickets will be sold at the box office to Participants with a purchase number. Follies will provide a set of clues for participants to discover...

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February 2020
Snowdown Balloon Train Ascension

Narrow Gauge Railroad

Snowdown Balloon Train Ascension

February 1, 2020

Snowdown Balloon Rally Train for an up-close view of the Snowdown Hot Air Balloon Mass Ascension! The train will stop in the Animas Valley for the colorful hot-air ballo...

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Winter Cascade Canyon Excursion

Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad

Winter Cascade Canyon Excursion

February 1, 2020 - February 16, 2020

The winter Cascade Canyon excursion departs daily from Durango and leads you on a 26-mile journey through the San Juan National Forest and along the Animas River in the c...

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Snowdown Balloon Rally & Mass Ascension

Highway 550 N

Snowdown Balloon Rally & Mass Ascension

February 1, 2020 @ 7:30 am - February 2, 2020 @ 10:00 am

This spectacular event features a stellar display of hot air balloons ascending in the early morning frost. Watch the beautiful hot air balloons climb skyward and float d...

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KDUR Cover Night

Animas City Theatre

KDUR Cover Night

February 8, 2020

Save the date for KDUR Cover Night at the Animas City Theatre. Doors open at 8:00 PM with the show starting at 8:00 PM. Get tickets online at the Animas City Theatre webs...

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Romance on the Rails Train

Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad

Romance on the Rails Train

February 14, 2020

Celebrate Valentine's Day as you experience turn-of-the-century ambiance with your love. Ride the historic, steam-powered narrow gauge train and travel along the Animas R...

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Bohemian Burlesque Hearts Unveiled Valentine’s Day Show

Powerhouse Science Center

Bohemian Burlesque Hearts Unveiled Valentine’s Day Show

February 14, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

The Bohemian Burlesque will steal your hearts with a night of seduction as we explore the LOVE-Atorium. It's an immersive and theatrical variety show featuring bold, subv...

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Winter Photographer’s Special Train

Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad

Winter Photographer’s Special Train

February 15, 2020 - February 16, 2020

This will be a Durango & Silverton excursion with multiple run-by opportunities on both the northbound and southbound legs of the journey. The locomotive used will be eit...

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The Durango Voice

Henry Strater Theatre

The Durango Voice

February 22, 2020

The Durango Voice (like the TV Show The Voice), a fundraiser for Manna is back. This 2 part singing competition showcases some of Durango's finest talent. On Feb. 22nd, t...

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BANFF Mountain Film Festival World Tour

Fort Lewis College Community Concert Hall

BANFF Mountain Film Festival World Tour

February 28, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - February 29, 2020 @ 10:00 pm

San Juan Citizens Alliance and Rocky Mountain Wild have teamed up to bring the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour to Durango. Two nights of award-winning adventure, ...

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Mr. B’s Vaudeville Show

The Garage

Mr. B’s Vaudeville Show

February 29, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

Come join the Fantastic Mr. B for an evening of fun you won’t soon forget! What’s Vaudeville you may ask? Think of it as an old timey talent show with musicians, come...

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March 2020
Winds of the World

Fort Lewis College Community Concert Hall

Winds of the World

March 1, 2020 @ 3:00 pm

Southwest Civic Winds will present concert band literature from Germany, France, Australia, Russia, Japan and more under the direction of Dr. Christopher Huls, Fort Lewis...

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Durango Celtic Festival

Durango Celtic Festival

March 12, 2020 - March 14, 2020

The Durango Celtic Festival is a 3 day celebration of Celtic music, including live music, workshops and incredible venues around downtown. You'll hear the sounds of Irela...

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St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Express

Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad

St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Express

March 17, 2020 @ 9:45 am

Time to get your Irish on! Come join us on the Shamrock Express Train bound for Cascade Canyon deep in the San Juan National Forest! The train departs at 9:45 am and ret...

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June 2020
Trail Party Enduro Race

Purgatory Resort

Trail Party Enduro Race

June 27, 2020 @ 9:00 am

Trail Party is bringing gravity stage racing to Purgatory Resort! Check out the unique format for this race, designed to maximize the fun and give riders the best chan...

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July 2020
Mountain Archery Festival

Purgatory Resort

Mountain Archery Festival

July 17, 2020 - July 19, 2020

All are welcome at the Mountain Archery Festival held at Purgatory Ski Resort. Enjoy three days of fun, including competitions featuring 150+ Kirsch 3-D archery targets. ...

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August 2020
Adam Swanson: Ragtime at the Belle

Diamond Belle Saloon

Adam Swanson: Ragtime at the Belle

August 1, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - October 31, 2020 @ 8:30 pm

Adam Swanson, our fabulous ragtime in residence, performs ragtime and other favorites. Adam Swanson is one of the world’s foremost performers of vintage American popula...

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Blue Moon Ramblers at The Belle

Diamond Belle Saloon

Blue Moon Ramblers at The Belle

August 2, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - October 25, 2020 @ 8:30 pm

The Blue Moon Ramblers have been playing the Diamond Belle Saloon every Sunday for over 30 years! Join us for this entertaining tradition inside the area’s only authent...

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Carve Wars

Carve Wars

August 7, 2020 - August 9, 2020

Carve Wars showcases the excitement and wonder of chainsaw carving at locations across America. This free event will take place at the base area at Purgatory Mountain. At...

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Mushroom & Wine Festival

Purgatory Resort

Mushroom & Wine Festival

August 14, 2020 - August 16, 2020

Purgatory Resort’s Mushroom & Wine Festival is a “wildly” popular celebration of the bountiful wild mushrooms that can be found right here on the mountain.The weeke...

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Movie Nights At The Durango Drive-In

Movie Nights At The Durango Drive-In

August 27, 2020 - September 20, 2020

Head to the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Parking Lot at 209 W. College Drive in Durango for Friday night movie nights on select dates from August 27 through ...

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September 2020
Eat Local Month

Downtown Durango

Eat Local Month

September 25, 2020 - October 16, 2020

Local First has put a spin on the Harvest Dinner in Durango this year, creating a month-long celebration of Durango's local food. Each week (4 total) will have it's own t...

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October 2020
Sean O’Brien: Live Music

The Office Spiritorium

Sean O’Brien: Live Music

October 1, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - October 27, 2020 @ 8:30 pm

Sean grew up playing many different instruments, none of which has fascinated him as much as the guitar. He began playing guitar in 2001 in Ojai, CA, and since then it ha...

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Reeder & Spencer: Live Music

Diamond Belle Saloon

Reeder & Spencer: Live Music

October 2, 2020 @ 5:30 pm

Reeder and Spencer is a musical duo based out of Durango, Colorado covering songs from the 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s on guitar and mandolin with tight vocal harmonies. This m...

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Terry Rickard: Live At The Office

The Office Spiritorium

Terry Rickard: Live At The Office

October 2, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - October 28, 2020 @ 8:30 pm

Terry has been entertaining Strater guests and locals for years! Terry grew up playing in rock bands around the Boston area before moving to southern California. In the 8...

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Joel Racheff: Live Music

Diamond Belle Saloon

Joel Racheff: Live Music

October 3, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - October 30, 2020 @ 8:30 pm

Joel Racheff was born in Wyoming, raised in New Mexico, and has spent most of his adult life in good ol’ Durango.  As a young man, Joel was and continues to be interes...

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Matt Rupnow: Live At The Office

The Office Spiritorium

Matt Rupnow: Live At The Office

October 3, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - October 30, 2020 @ 8:30 pm

Matt Rupnow is a Singer/Songwriter who lives in Southwest Colorado. He is writing, recording and performing his unique blend of music he likes to call “Rocky Mountain S...

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Joel Racheff: Live At The Office

The Office Spiritorium

Joel Racheff: Live At The Office

October 4, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - October 25, 2020 @ 8:30 pm

Joel Racheff was born in Wyoming, raised in New Mexico, and has spent most of his adult life in good ol’ Durango. As a young man, Joel was and continues to be interest...

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Rob Webster: Live At The Office

The Office Spiritorium

Rob Webster: Live At The Office

October 5, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - October 26, 2020 @ 8:30 pm

Originally from Chicago-land, Rob is one of our favorite entertainers and also thinks The Office Spiritorium is one of the “coolest rooms in Durango!” Join us for Rob...

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Leak Orlikowski: Live At The Office

The Office Spiritorium

Leak Orlikowski: Live At The Office

October 6, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - October 20, 2020 @ 8:30 pm

Leah is originally from Conifer, Co and has resided in Durango for two years. She has been singing since birth and playing guitar since she was 20 years old. When she was...

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José Villarreal: Live At The Office

The Office Spiritorium

José Villarreal: Live At The Office

October 8, 2020 @ 5:30 pm

One of The Strater’s favorite talents, Jose Villarreal is originally from Antonito, CO in the San Luis Valley. His roots are deep in the Four Corners with family residi...

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Jack Ellis: Live At The Office

The Office Spiritorium

Jack Ellis: Live At The Office

October 9, 2020 @ 5:30 pm

Jack Ellis is a singer/songwriter and plays a variety of music. He loves acoustic blues and country, finger style folk music, and songs with powerful lyrics. He grew up i...

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Dustin Burley: Live At The Office

The Office Spiritorium

Dustin Burley: Live At The Office

October 10, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - October 29, 2020 @ 8:30 pm

Michael was raised in Rockaway, New Jersey and he came to Durango, Colorado to get his BA in Exercise Science from Fort Lewis College in Durango. By day, Mike is one of D...

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Terry Rickard: Live at the Belle

Diamond Belle Saloon

Terry Rickard: Live at the Belle

October 13, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - October 27, 2020 @ 8:30 pm

Terry has been entertaining Strater guests and locals for years! Terry grew up playing in rock bands around the Boston area before moving to southern California. In the 8...

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Donny Johnson: Live Music

Diamond Belle Saloon

Donny Johnson: Live Music

October 14, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - October 28, 2020 @ 8:30 pm

Donny is a self-proclaimed “Troubador!” He plays the guitar and sings – mostly cover tunes of everyone from working musician Willie Nelson to Waylon Jennings, Merle...

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Tim Sullivan: Live Music

Diamond Belle Saloon

Tim Sullivan: Live Music

October 15, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - October 29, 2020 @ 8:30 pm

Tim Sullivan, singer/songwriter, has been a featured performer with Vince Gill, Willie Nelson, Alan Jackson, Tammy Wynette, and Glen Campbell. He has entertained at venue...

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Black Velvet: Live Music

Diamond Belle Saloon

Black Velvet: Live Music

October 16, 2020 @ 5:30 pm

Nina Sasaki and Larry Carver have been performing together full time as the core duo of Black Velvet since 2009. They play 75-80 shows a year at venues throughout southw...

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Heart & Soul Craft Fair

TBK Bank Parking Lot

Heart & Soul Craft Fair

October 18, 2020 @ 9:00 am

On Saturday October 18, 2020 there will be a craft fair benefiting the Adaptive Sports Association. Come out to enjoy vendors, food trucks and more from 9 am to 3 pm at T...

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Jack Ellis: Live Music

Diamond Belle Saloon

Jack Ellis: Live Music

October 23, 2020 @ 5:30 pm

Jack Ellis is a singer/songwriter and plays a variety of music. He loves acoustic blues and country, finger style folk music, and songs with powerful lyrics. He grew up i...

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Devin Scott: Live At The Office

The Office Spiritorium

Devin Scott: Live At The Office

October 23, 2020 @ 5:30 pm

Armed with a ukulele and a big, unexpected voice, Devin Scott easily entertains audiences of all ages. Performing everything from R. Kelly to Patsy Cline, Devin aims to i...

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Jesse Ogle: Live At The Office

The Office Spiritorium

Jesse Ogle: Live At The Office

October 31, 2020 @ 5:30 pm

Jesse Ogle, one of the founders of the iAm Music Institute, has toured extensively as a bassist across the US, Canada, Mexico, and Northern Europe with his co-founded gro...

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San Juan Mountain Boys Live

Weminuche Woodfire Grill

San Juan Mountain Boys Live

October 31, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

Come enjoy a performance by the San Juan Mountain Boys on Saturday October 31 at the Weminuche Woodfire Grill. They will be performing from 6 PM to 9 PM....

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November 2020
Holiday Donation Drives

Downtown Durango

Holiday Donation Drives

November 14, 2020 @ 8:00 am - December 19, 2020 @ 5:00 pm

Join Four Corners Broadcasting this winter in Durango and show your support for area non-profits at Durango's Holiday Donation Drives. There will be six drives throughout...

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Winter Solstice Artisans’ Market

Durango Arts Center

Winter Solstice Artisans’ Market

November 20, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - December 23, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

A signature community event, the Durango Arts Center’s Winter Solstice Artisans’ Market (WSAM) is a much anticipated destination for holiday shopping amongst locals a...

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December 2020
Durango’s COVID Nutcracker

La Plata County Fairgrounds

Durango’s COVID Nutcracker

December 11, 2020 @ 9:00 pm - December 13, 2020 @ 10:30 pm

Durango Dance is partnering with other local artists to produce a socially distant Nutcracker event. All rehearsals and filming was in compliance with the current COVID r...

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The River Of Lights

The River Church

The River Of Lights

December 18, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - December 24, 2020 @ 9:00 pm

River Church in Durango is putting together a drive to see Christmas lights around town. The event will begin at The River Church. Families will be given a warm cup of ho...

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February 2021
Durango Grit Gatherings

Durango Grit Gatherings

February 19, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - March 12, 2021 @ 7:00 pm

Durango Grit Gatherings will take place on four consecutive Fridays, February 19 & 26 and March 5 & 12, 2021 from 4-7 pm. During this event, 9th and 10th Streets ...

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Indoor Winter Farmer and Artisan Market

La Plata County Fairgrounds

Indoor Winter Farmer and Artisan Market

February 23, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - April 27, 2021 @ 3:00 pm

Join 7 Rivers Farmers Market for the 2nd annual Indoor Winter Farmer and Artisan Market every Tuesday from 12-3 pm at the La Plata County Fairgrounds. The winter market w...

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April 2021
Durango Home & Ranch Show

La Plata County Fairgrounds

Durango Home & Ranch Show

April 24, 2021 @ 10:00 am - April 25, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

The Durango Home & Ranch Show is our largest and longest-running Four Corners Expos event. This show is a favorite of homeowners looking for experts in home improvemen...

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May 2021
Beam Me Up Starlight Trivia Night

Starlight Lounge

Beam Me Up Starlight Trivia Night

May 13, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - August 26, 2021 @ 9:30 pm

Join us at the Starlight Lounge every Thursday from 7:30 to 9:30 pm for trivia night hosted by Aria Pettyone. Drag - Trivia - Prizes. Social Distancing & CDC Guidelines W...

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Annual Spring Downtown Gallery Walk

Downtown Durango

Annual Spring Downtown Gallery Walk

May 14, 2021

Take a stroll through downtown Durango and visit the many art galleries. View participating galleries here....

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The Narrow Gauge 10 Mile Run

Fort Lewis College

The Narrow Gauge 10 Mile Run

May 30, 2021 @ 8:00 am

Since 1978 the Narrow Gauge 10 Mile Run has been one of Durango’s oldest Memorial Day traditions. The 10-mile course showcases the Fort Lewis College rim, the Animas Ri...

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June 2021
Animas River Days

Downtown Durango

Animas River Days

June 3, 2021 - June 5, 2021

Animas River Days is dedicated to celebrating the Animas River's role in Durango by providing a venue for public gathering with whitewater competitions as well as communi...

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Movies In The Park

Movies In The Park

June 4, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - August 20, 2021 @ 10:00 pm

Free outdoor movies are offered every other Friday for families this summer. The location switches between Buckley Park and on the lawn behind the Recreation Center in th...

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True Western Roundup

La Plata County Fairgrounds

True Western Roundup

June 9, 2021 - July 21, 2021

The True Western Roundup, formerly known as the True West Rodeo, brings together the western heritage of Durango. The 2021 season will involve rodeos with over 4,000 spec...

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Men Who Grill

Buckley Park

Men Who Grill

June 12, 2021 @ 11:00 am

Kick off summer with Men Who Grill. This family friendly event features grilled creations. Food will be judged by a local panel, and festival attendees can vote for the "...

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Ride The Rockies

Durango

Ride The Rockies

June 13, 2021 - June 18, 2021

Ride The Rockies in an event of The Denver Post Community Foundation. The Denver Post Community Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, serves to improve and enri...

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Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering Barn Dance & Picnic

River Bend Ranch

Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering Barn Dance & Picnic

June 13, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

The 7th Annual Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering Outdoor Concert & Barn Dance featuring the Tim Sullivan Band will be held Sunday, June 13th from 5:00 p.m.--8:00 p.m. at ...

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Super Pride

Buckley Park

Super Pride

June 26, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

Join the Rainbow Youth Center for costumes, cosplay, and concerts! Welcome to SUPER PRIDE! Join us for our socially distanced Summer Fundraiser at Buckley Park. With l...

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Free Veterans Float & Picnic

Santa Rita Park

Free Veterans Float & Picnic

June 27, 2021 @ 11:00 am

Join Mountain Waters Rafting, the Durango VFW, American Legion & Elks Lodge for the 4th annual picnic and free rafting for Veterans and their families. This event wil...

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Animas City Night Bazaar

Durango

Animas City Night Bazaar

June 30, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - October 30, 2021 @ 8:00 pm

The great Animas City passeggiata returns! We'll see you back on the streets each last Wednesday of the month from 5-8 pm June till October! Check out our mobile-enabled ...

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July 2021
Durango BMX Mountain Bike Open Series

Durango

Durango BMX Mountain Bike Open Series

July 2, 2021 - October 1, 2021

Introducing the Durango BMX Mountain Bike Open Series! The first Friday of every month June until October we will be holding mountain bike open races! Riders will be sepa...

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4th of July River Parade​

Mild to Wild Rafting

4th of July River Parade​

July 4, 2021

On July 4th, 2020, be part of Mild to Wild’s 4th of July Rafting Parade that flows through the heart of Durango on the Lower Animas River. There are 5 meet times to cho...

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July 4th in Durango

Durango

July 4th in Durango

July 4, 2021

There are many events taking place around the city of Durango this 4th of July. There will be plenty of entertainment and fun for the whole family to enjoy. See below for...

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Rocky Mountain UkeFest

Downtown Durango

Rocky Mountain UkeFest

July 8, 2021 - July 11, 2021

Come out for the Annual Rocky Mountain UkeFest beginning July 8th and running through July 11th on the campus of Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado and in venues aro...

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Four Corners Gem & Mineral Show

La Plata County Fairgrounds

Four Corners Gem & Mineral Show

July 9, 2021 - July 11, 2021

The 2021 Gem and Mineral Show is one of the best and largest shows for Southwest Colorado and the Four Corners region. If traveling to visit the mountains, deserts, and a...

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Summer Brew

Purgatory Resort

Summer Brew

July 10, 2021 @ 1:00 pm

Come join us for a fun day sampling great summer beers! This is Purgatory Resort’s summer beer festival, featuring all your favorite cold, refreshing, summertime beers!...

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Durango Art Market

11th Street Station

Durango Art Market

July 11, 2021 @ 10:00 am - September 5, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

Durango Creative District presents an outdoor Art Market at the 11th Street Station every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm from July 11 to September 5. The Art Market will provi...

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Durango Pride Talent Show

Durango Arts Center

Durango Pride Talent Show

July 15, 2021 @ 7:00 pm

The Durango Pride Talent Show takes place on Thursday, July 15th from 7 pm to 9:30 pm at the Durango Arts Center. This is an 18+ event. ...

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Dragrango

Durango Arts Center

Dragrango

July 16, 2021 @ 7:00 pm

Dragrango started in March 2016 at the Henry Strater Theatre in Downtown Durango. It is the only Drag Pageant in the Four Corners Area providing a space for Drag Artists ...

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Carve Wars Festival

Purgatory Resort

Carve Wars Festival

July 30, 2021 - August 1, 2021

Get ready for the HIGH OCTANE chainsaw carving competition that is entertaining crowds across the country! Carve Wars showcases the excitement and wonder of this uniqu...

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Kennebec Mountain Run

La Plata Canyon

Kennebec Mountain Run

July 31, 2021 @ 8:00 am

The Kennebec Mountain Run is a tough, scenic 15-mile trail run through the La Plata Mountains, just west of Durango in southwest Colorado. KMR is a perfect tune-up ...

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August 2021
Mesa Verde Entrance Fee-Free Day

Mesa Verde National Park

Mesa Verde Entrance Fee-Free Day

August 4, 2021 - November 11, 2021

Mesa Verde waives it's entry fee several times each year. This is due to efforts to encourage everyone to visit their national park, and applies to all national parks....

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La Plata County Friday At The Fair

La Plata County Fairgrounds

La Plata County Friday At The Fair

August 13, 2021 @ 5:30 pm

Legendary singer, songwriter, Grammy award winner and western historian Michael Martin Murphey will headline this year’s La Plata County’s “Friday at the Fair”on ...

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Fire Training Facility Dedication

182 Sheppard Drive

Fire Training Facility Dedication

August 21, 2021 @ 9:00 am

Durango Fire Protection District will be having a fire training facility dedication and open house on Saturday, August 21st at 182 Sheppard Drive, Durango from 0900 – 1...

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Thirsty 13 Half Marathon

Thirsty 13 Half Marathon

August 28, 2021

The Thirsty 13 Half Marathon is a fun race from Hesperus Church to Ska Brewing. When you finish the half marathon, there will be 50 breweries waiting to congratulate you ...

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Big Mountain Enduro

Purgatory Resort

Big Mountain Enduro

August 28, 2021 - August 29, 2021

The BME Durango Purgatory event will take place on August 28th and 29th in the majestic San Juan Mountains of Colorado. Racers can expect two big days of racing, includin...

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September 2021
Four Corners Motorcycle Rally

Durango

Four Corners Motorcycle Rally

September 3, 2021 - September 5, 2021

Save the date and join us in 2021! Friday, September 3- Sunday, September 5. The Four Corners Motorcycle Rally is in Durango, Colorado! Enjoy the best riding rally in the...

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WholeExpo

La Plata County Fairgrounds

WholeExpo

September 11, 2021 - September 12, 2021

WholeExpo is the Four Corners annual showcase of holistic and ecological products, services and seminars that support health, harmony and spiritual awareness. WholeExpo p...

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Autumn Arts Festival

Durango Arts Center

Autumn Arts Festival

September 18, 2021 - September 19, 2021

Join us September 18-19 in beautiful, historic downtown Durango to celebrate the Annual Durango Autumn Arts Festival. A regional destination event held on quaint Second A...

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Mountain Marmot Trail Run

Purgatory Resort

Mountain Marmot Trail Run

September 25, 2021

Have you ever stood at the bottom of a mountain, staring up at the top, think to yourself: "I wonder if I could run all the way up there?" Well, now you're going o find o...

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October 2021
The 13th Annual Apple Days Festival

TBK Bank Parking Lot

The 13th Annual Apple Days Festival

October 9, 2021 @ 9:00 am

Join the Good Food Collective and the Durango Farmers Market for the 13th Annual Apple Days Festival, brought to you by The Ore House Restaurant. The festival celebrates ...

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What A Girl Wants Expo

La Plata County Fairgrounds

What A Girl Wants Expo

October 9, 2021 @ 10:00 am

What A Girl Wants is a fun and informational event geared towards all women. It will include a variety of products, services, information and entertainment. Vendors inclu...

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USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championship

Purgatory Resort

USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championship

October 14, 2021 - October 17, 2021

The collegiate mountain bike national championship is coming to Purgatory Resort! Stay tuned for more details, and plan to be here for four days of racing with the bes...

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Downtown Durango Balloon Glow

Downtown Durango

Downtown Durango Balloon Glow

October 15, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

Hot air balloons will light up the sky in Downtown Durango at the balloon glow in the 500 block of Main in front of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Depot. ...

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Ghost Crawl: Haunted Durango Train Museum Experience

Narrow Gauge Railroad

Ghost Crawl: Haunted Durango Train Museum Experience

October 20, 2021 @ 8:30 pm - October 31, 2021 @ 9:30 pm

Join resident paranormal observer and Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad museum curator Jeff Ellingson, as he guides you on a fascinating walking tour of some ...

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Rocky Horror Show

Durango Arts Center

Rocky Horror Show

October 29, 2021 - October 31, 2021

Come and be a part of the Rocky Horror experience at the DAC. New Location, Same Crazy Fun! For the 14th year in a row (*2020 doesn’t count) The Rocky Horror Show retu...

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Children’s Halloween Trick-or-Treat

Downtown Durango

Children’s Halloween Trick-or-Treat

October 31, 2021 @ 4:00 pm

The annual Children’s Halloween Trick-or-Treat in Downtown Durango provides a safe trick-or-treat opportunity for children 10 and younger. All merchants are encouraged ...

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Hauntings & History Ghost Tour

Downtown Durango

Hauntings & History Ghost Tour

October 31, 2021 @ 7:30 pm

Join Horsefly History Tours on this special Halloween Underground Tour. Downtown Durango is saturated with paranormal activity. You don’t need to walk far to get you...

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November 2021
The Polar Express Train

Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad

The Polar Express Train

November 19, 2021 - January 1

Our premier event of the year, The Polar Express Train, is selling fast! Be sure to choose your date and car type and book now. Certain dates and car types will sell quic...

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Thanksgiving Farmers Market

TBK Bank Parking Lot

Thanksgiving Farmers Market

November 20, 2021 @ 9:00 am

The Thanksgiving Market will feature locally grown veggies, meats, cheeses and more for your Thanksgiving dinner! Plus, get a jump on your holiday shopping with unique an...

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Turkey Trot

Smith Sports Complex

Turkey Trot

November 25, 2021 @ 10:00 am

One of Durango’s most popular running races for close to 30 years, the Turkey Trot presented by Mercy Sports Medicine is a holiday tradition for the whole family. C...

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December 2021
Holiday Farmers Market

La Plata County Fairgrounds

Holiday Farmers Market

December 11, 2021 @ 9:00 am

Meet our regular and new local Artisans bringing an assortment of quality handmade holiday gift items. Plus, pick up the last of the season's fresh vegetables, meats, che...

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New Years At Purgatory

Purgatory Resort

New Years At Purgatory

December 31, 2021

Come join the party at Purgy's to bring in the new year! The bar and cafeteria are open until midnight for late night food and drink. ...

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New Year’s Eve Masquerade

Derailed Pour House

New Year’s Eve Masquerade

December 31, 2021

Head to Derailed Pour House on Tuesday the 31st of December 2021 at 6PM for live music by Mr. Black and the masquerade party of the year. VIP tickets are on sale for $225...

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Durango Tire Fire

The Powerhouse – Science Center/MakerLab

Durango Tire Fire

December 31, 2021 @ 8:00 pm - January 1 @ 1:30 am

Durango Tire Fire performs an epic night of cover and dance tunes to ring in the New Year! With special guest, Sir Kaydian. The dress up theme of the night is "Pop Sta...

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Roaring 20’s New Year’s Eve Party

Union Social Hosue

Roaring 20’s New Year’s Eve Party

December 31, 2021 @ 9:00 pm - January 1 @ 3:00 am

The Union Social House will be hosting a Roaring 20s Party for New year's Eve! It's going to be a fun filled night, with music and dancing, appetizers and Prohibition sty...

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IllumiNAUGHTY NYE

Animas City Theatre

IllumiNAUGHTY NYE

December 31, 2021 @ 9:30 pm - January 1 @ 12:00 am

Join the Secret Circus Society’s sensual show IllumiNAUGHTY. Unlock the door to the unknown, the sexy, and the strange. Ring in the New Decade with us as we pierce the ...

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January 2022
Durango Winter Pride

Durango Winter Pride

January 7

Durango Winter Pride started in January 2017 at Purgatory Resort north of Durango. The Festival has seen performances by “Latrice Royale” from Ru Paul’s Drag Race S...

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Purgatory Demo Day

Purgatory Resort

Purgatory Demo Day

January 9 @ 9:00 am

Come try all the latest gear! Just $20 for unlimited demos, all day long. Your favorite local shops will be on the mountain offering demos of their newest skis and snowbo...

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