World-class cycling in Durango – Monday, August 20

The first stage of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge, the most demanding bike race ever held on American soil, is now only a month away, and you don’t want to miss the excitement! Durango is lucky enough to open up this year’s race, and it’s set to be an amazing weekend with many of the.. read more →

Let it rain!

The dry summer has been wreaking havoc all across the state, but thankfully we received a light shower last night with more in the forecast for this afternoon. We’re all very excited and looking forward to seeing a lot more fall in the coming weeks, as I’m sure the diligent fire crews would agree.  .. read more →

Summertime in Durango – Friday, June 8-10

You can tell by the cloudless days, airy nights, and smiling faces that summertime in Durango is in full effect. The weather is gorgeous and town seems to be abuzz activity. The Animas River Days are on and everyone is out enjoying the festivities. There are kayak races, a Ska beer garden at Santa Rita.. read more →

Durango Blues Train – Saturday, June 2

Jump aboard the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gage Railroad this weekend for the second annual Durango Blues Train. Experience the magic of the trek to Silverton with added bonus of blues, beer and dancing. Enjoy live entertainment—each coach hosts a different artist—while the coal-fired, steam-powered train winds it’s way through the magnificent San Juan National.. read more →

Durango Iron Horse Classic – A signature Durango bike race

A race between man and machine that got its start in the 1880’s, the Iron Horse Classic is a signature Durango event you don’t want to miss and it’s this weekend!  The race started as a friendly competition between two brothers – the older of the two worked for the railroad and the younger a bicycle enthusiast… read more →

Taste of Durango this weekend!

If you find yourself in Durango this weekend, lucky you! Taste of Durango, which will take place Sunday, May 20th from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm, is one of Durango’s greatest events. Make your way downtown for the opportunity to enjoy a full day festival showcasing some of Durango’s best restaurants and awesome brews from.. read more →

Mother’s Day in the Mountains

If you plan on being in Durango for Mothers Day, there are a number of ways to show your gratitude to the Mother(s) in your life.  Paired with a little creativity on your part, a day celebrating in Durango could include any of the following: On Saturday, the Animas Museum is offering a “Cabin Tea.. read more →