Thinking of spending Thanksgiving in Durango this year? Let us help you plan your family gathering!
Rent A Cabin
Experience the authentic southwest by staying in one of our fabulous Durango vacation rentals. Find that quiet escape in the beautiful San Juan mountains and still be in close proximity to all the great things to do in the area. Thanksgiving in Durango is the perfect way to spend time with family and friends and kick off the holiday season.
Durango Farmer’s Market
The Durango Farmer’s Market comes back for a couple of special seasonal events after October. Featuring locally grown fresh veggies, meats, cheeses, and more for your Thanksgiving meal, you won’t want to miss this event on November 23rd! Plus, get a jump on your holiday shopping with unique and useful items from quality local Artisans. Everything local by locals.
Pick A Dinner Spot
The best part of Thanksgiving is sitting down to a huge meal with the ones you love. Plenty of restaurants in Durango are open on Thanksgiving day to accommodate your group. Plan ahead and scope out menus and prices, plus call in advance to make reservations just to be safe. Vacationers from all over are looking for somewhere to eat on Thanksgiving, so don’t wait until the last minute to make plans.
Durango Community Thanksgiving Dinner
Please join us on Thanksgiving Day at the La Plata County Fairgrounds for this amazing event. This traditional meal is served free of charge and everyone is invited. Meet locals from all walks of life at this annual event and enjoy fellowship, company, and some of the best gravy around.
Kick Off The Christmas Season
If you’re in town for Thanksgiving, odds are you will be sticking around for the weekend after. Make plans to attend Durango’s first Christmas event, Singing with Santa and the Downtown Tree Lighting. On Friday, November 29th, meet Santa at TBK Bank and follow him down Main Avenue to light the tree at Buckley Park.
The Polar Express Train
Set to the sounds of the motion picture soundtrack, guests on board The Polar Express will enjoy warm cocoa and a treat while listening and reading along with the magical story. Children’s faces show the magic of the season when the train arrives at the North Pole to find Santa Claus waiting. Book your tickets today!