Arts and Entertainment

HP & Me – Dream Big
Oct20

HP & Me – Dream Big

Welcome to this week’s edition of H.P. and Me! The greater our dreams, the greater the effort we must muster on the roadway of opportunity. Real education is not in book-learning, but in letting go of subjective and objective frustrations and painful doubts so that our mind can adjust itself to using the highest potential to know that there are no problems, only solutions. Dream Big – S3:E5 The HP & Me podcast is a much...

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Animas Museum launches online exhibits during pandemic closure
Oct19

Animas Museum launches online exhibits during pandemic closure

Old schoolhouse building remains closed to in-person visits   Courtesy of the Animas Museum The Animas Museum, a repository of everything historical in La Plata County, including its people, places and events, has been closed to in-person visits since the onset of COVID-19. In the meantime, staff members have been busy creating online exhibits, now totaling 10 with more to come, said Jeremy Foote, president of the board of...

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Bailey’s Bits
Oct19

Bailey’s Bits

“It’s ok if you don’t like me, not everyone has good taste.” Life Lessons Learned from Hanging out at RE/MAX Pinnacle Meet Bailey at https://homesindurango.com/meet-bailey

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Durango Ski Swap 2020
Oct16

Durango Ski Swap 2020

56th Annual Ski Swap Saturday, November 2 8am to 4pm La Plata County Fairgrounds More Than 10,000 Items to Choose From Almost 20 vendors from Colorado, New Mexico, and Utah will have new and used Ski/ Snowboard equipment for sale at prices that cannot be beat. In addition to the vendors, public individuals will have their equipment for sale as well. Buyers will experience further bonus as they discover hiking gear, packs, car racks,...

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MERCURY has gone RETRO
Oct15

MERCURY has gone RETRO

MERCURY has gone RETRO– Uh oh… as of October 13th! The planet Mercury– which rules the mind, communication, business, & transportation– has gone on another vacation and this one started 7:05 pm MST, October 13th, and we have this energy to contend with to November 3rd. It is time to slip into plod mode and stay that way. It takes perseverance but you can do it! We can do it!! We can get through this again! Actually Mercury...

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Balloon Rally a Go, but Stay in Your Car!
Oct14

Balloon Rally a Go, but Stay in Your Car!

The fifth-annual Animas Valley Balloon Rally will take off as planned, complete with a drive-by balloon glow in the valley on Saturday night. Learn more about the schedule of events.

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HP & Me – The Right Place at the Right Time
Oct13

HP & Me – The Right Place at the Right Time

Welcome to this week’s edition of H.P. and Me! Being at the right place at the right time is a subtle lesson of life, Your real presence and your real self does not come from some imagined future or some imaged past, but using the power of the timelessness of service to humanity by taking the higher road. The Right Place at the Right Time – S3:E4 The HP & Me podcast is a much needed dose of inspiration and enlightenment.  Be...

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Concert Hall Hosts Virtual Live Concert
Oct12

Concert Hall Hosts Virtual Live Concert

Sign up for a virtual live worldwide concert featuring the Moody Blues tribute band, Go Now, and you you support the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College.

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Bailey’s Bits
Oct12

Bailey’s Bits

“They declined my credit card app because for source of income I wrote ‘ATM’” Life Lessons Learned from Hanging out at RE/MAX Pinnacle Meet Bailey at https://homesindurango.com/meet-bailey

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Durango Hot Springs
Oct10

Durango Hot Springs

Durango Hot Springs Resort and Spa is now open daily. Formerly known as Trimble Hot Springs, the resort has undergone a massive renovation, along with a new name. The resort includes a saltwater swimming pool and four mineral soaking tubs. The water from these hot springs reaches the surface at 120 degrees, and comes from deep underground. The pool includes a 25-meter lap swim section. The Durango Hot Springs Resort also features a...

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2020 Market Season – now until October 31st
Oct10

2020 Market Season – now until October 31st

  2020 Market Season – now until October 31st Saturdays – TBK Bank Parking Lot 8 AM to 12 Noon (9 AM in October) Social distancing plans in place! (no pets/dogs allowed at the market) “It is the mission of the Durango Farmers Market to strengthen community ties to agriculture: by providing a venue for regional agricultural producers to sell their products; by preserving open space; by promoting healthy farming...

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Traditional Celtic Music Sundays
Oct09

Traditional Celtic Music Sundays

Join us for Traditional Celtic Music on Sundays from 12:00-3:00 Please stop by to Support Local Musicians at the VFW 4031! We have a large hall to maintain a comfortable level of social distancing. We will have food for sale and the Canteen will be open. Sunday, October 11, 2020 at 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM MDT 1550 Main Ave Durango, CO 81301

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Urban Refugees Heat Real Estate Market
Oct08

Urban Refugees Heat Real Estate Market

The real estate market is hot right now, thanks, in part, to urban pandemic refugees looking for a better quality of life. Alpenglow Properties owner Dan Korman dives into the stats.

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Mars set to shine brightly tonight, won’t be this close to Earth for another 15 years
Oct06

Mars set to shine brightly tonight, won’t be this close to Earth for another 15 years

  Mars set to shine brightly tonight, won’t be this close to Earth for another 15...

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Eat Local Month – Durango
Oct06

Eat Local Month – Durango

A monthlong celebration of Durango’s best local food! Put together by Local First in Durango. 2020 has been a challenge for all of us, but especially for our local restaurants and purveyors who are such a large part of what makes Durango special! Come celebrate the local food businesses that make this such a delicious place to live. New This Year Four weeks, each with its own theme and gourmet “take-home” dinner every Friday. Pick-up...

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2020 features first global Halloween Blue Moon since WWII
Oct06

2020 features first global Halloween Blue Moon since WWII

In this strangest of years, it only makes sense that Halloween features the first full moon across time zones since 1944. The events of 2020 have been strange enough that some might quip they would only happen once in a blue moon. But this year will even have one of those: At the end of October, an actual, rare blue moon will occur – on Halloween. This year, October has two full moons. On the 1st or 2nd of October (depending on which...

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HP & Me – Learn From the Past, Then Forget It
Oct06

HP & Me – Learn From the Past, Then Forget It

Welcome to this week’s edition of H.P. and Me! Positives beget positives and negatives beget negatives. One should end the endless cycle of getting trapped in negative scenarios. Allow negative memories to pass by, and get on with the work of transforming life through positive thinking. Learn From the Past, Then Forget It – S3:E3 The HP & Me podcast is a much needed dose of inspiration and enlightenment.  Be sure to see all...

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Bailey’s Bits
Oct05

Bailey’s Bits

“I’m not superstitious, I’m just a little stitious.” Life Lessons Learned from Hanging out at RE/MAX Pinnacle Meet Bailey at https://homesindurango.com/meet-bailey

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Halloween Ghost Tour
Oct01

Halloween Ghost Tour

Downtown Durango is saturated with paranormal activity. You don’t need to walk far to get your fill of ghost stories. This season we have condensed our regular ghost tour into this special Halloween one hour tour. The 900 block of Main Avenue was home to a plethora of saloons, dance halls, brothels, and gambling halls. It was the stomping ground for outlaws, gamblers, prostitutes, miners, and railroad workers. Late-night escapades,...

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Grab Your Paddle Boards; Oxbow Opens
Sep29

Grab Your Paddle Boards; Oxbow Opens

The long-awaited completion of the $2 million improvements to Oxbow Park and Preserve means that you can park, launch, and play on the north end of the Animas River Trail year-round.

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