Arts and Entertainment

Motorbike Safety Tips Ahead Of The Four Corners Motorcycle Rally
Jul02

Motorbike Safety Tips Ahead Of The Four Corners Motorcycle Rally

The streets of Durango come alive over Labor Day weekend, as motorcycles from all over the country rally together for a trip along the Million Dollar Highway. The event kicks off at the Harley Davidson Durango shop, and live entertainment and great food naturally accompany the event. Every day of the weekend has something special, such as the Silverton Poker Chip Run, the Hot Bike Chopper Show, and a Hooligan Dirt Dash. While event...

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Bailey’s Bits: Bailey on Pushing Thru
Jul01

Bailey’s Bits: Bailey on Pushing Thru

“If you’re going thru hell, keep going.” – Bailey Life lessons learned from hanging out in RE/Max Pinnacle’s real estate office. Learn more about Bailey or search Durango Real Estate at HomesInDurango.com

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People We Know
Jun28

People We Know

Originally a collective of musicians from Durango and Northern La Plata County, People We Know has solidified into a core group of musicians. Featuring members of existing Durango groups The Outskirts and The Fellowship of the Strings, the group brings a new take on string music. They explore the limits of bluegrass covers, while taking a new approach to the genre in their original compositions. The band, comprised of Alex Forsthoff,...

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Learn More about Raptors at Show
Jun28

Learn More about Raptors at Show

Two long-time falconers want to share their love of birds of prey while educating the public about disappearing habitat for raptors during a demonstration and show at the Fairgrounds.

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Annual Women’s Business Conference
Jun28

Annual Women’s Business Conference

The Small Business Development Center of Southwest Colorado will host its 10th annual Women’s Small Business Conference on July 18 at the Sky Ute Casino. Find out more about workshops and speakers.

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Chevel Shepherd Band
Jun28

Chevel Shepherd Band

Chevel Shepherd Presented by A&L Coors and TBK Bank A Farmington native, Shepherd has amassed an impressive career during her 16 years, and is among the youngest to have taken top honors on the popular mentorship television show. Shepherd’s Voice Coach was “American Idol” winner Kelly Clarkson and she has gone on to perform and attend events with Clarkson since her win.  She currently is opening for some of Country’s top names...

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Concerts in the Plaza – Dave Mensch – Three Springs – Tuesday July 23rd
Jun28

Concerts in the Plaza – Dave Mensch – Three Springs – Tuesday July 23rd

Join us at Three Springs for the Concerts in the Plaza series this summer! Tuesday, July 23rd, 6:00PM- 8:00PM. All concerts are FREE! Invite your friends and family, bring a picnic dinner and your favorite refreshments. Featuring: Dave Mensch His sound echoes influences of Dave Matthews, Staind, Matchbox Twenty, Bob Schneider and Daughtry, while his inspiration comes from the singers and songwriters of today and generations past!...

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Purgatory Summer Fun
Jun28

Purgatory Summer Fun

Purgatory Resort is well known in Durango for its plethora of winter activities, but did you know there’s a full set of activities for summer fun, as well? It’s a place you can stop for a little while, the full day, or longer! The Alpine Slide is a longtime favorite—visitors can ride the chairlift to the top and take in the beautiful Colorado views, then slide down the track at your preferred speed.  If the slide doesn’t appeal, the...

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Bailey’s Bits: Bailey on Problem Solving
Jun24

Bailey’s Bits: Bailey on Problem Solving

“Alcohol does not solve any problems, but then again, neither does milk.” – Bailey Life lessons learned from hanging out in RE/Max Pinnacle’s real estate office. Learn more about Bailey or search Durango Real Estate at HomesInDurango.com

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Houston, Chicago Flights Start at DRO
Jun21

Houston, Chicago Flights Start at DRO

The Durango-La Plata County Airport welcomed non-stop Saturday flights to Houston and Chicago earlier this month. The flights allow airlines to test the market for new routes.

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High Water Offers Rare Experiences
Jun21

High Water Offers Rare Experiences

High water on the Animas River has created the best rafting season in more than 10 years, and it’s opened parts of the river south of Durango that’s rarely passable.

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Comedy Showcase
Jun21

Comedy Showcase

Join renowned comedian, psychologist, author and public speaker Dr. Brian King for a laugh-filled night of fun as he will not only perform but will set down with local comic Wes Stein afterward, to chat about his journey in a live, on-stage interview. Special guest comics will also make an appearance. 18 and over for language and adult themes. Where: Henry Strater Theatre When: June 29th 08:00pm Tickets:...

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Summer Brew presented by Liquor World
Jun21

Summer Brew presented by Liquor World

Date: July 6, 2019 Time: 1:30pm – 5:00pm Location: Purgatory Resort “beach” area 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! Bring your friends and a blanket or a lawn chair, and enjoy a great summer day on the mountain sipping away the afternoon! Buy Tickets! Tickets This event will sell...

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2019 Music In The Mountains – Classical Music Festival
Jun21

2019 Music In The Mountains – Classical Music Festival

For over 30 years, Music in the Mountains has produced an exceptional summer music festival with musicians of the highest caliber. We have entertained, educated and delighted audiences with the richness of classical music, and complemented concerts with year-round educational programs for youth. Concert dates from July 6th to July 28th Visit MusicInTheMountains.com for more information and to purchase tickets!

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Concerts in the Plaza – Rob Webster – Three Springs – July 16th
Jun21

Concerts in the Plaza – Rob Webster – Three Springs – July 16th

Join us @ Three Springs for Concerts in the Plaza series this summer! Tuesday, July 16th,  6:00PM-8:00PM All concerts are FREE! Invite your friends and family, bring a picnic dinner and your favorite refreshments. Featuring: Rob Webster Peace through music using electro, acoustic, rhythms and sounds. Singing, strumming, and warming people up to the idea of smiling because they truly feel...

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True West Rodeo—A Durango Summer Past-time
Jun21

True West Rodeo—A Durango Summer Past-time

Summertime in Durango means a plethora of activities from which to choose, and one of our favorites is the True West Rodeo. It only operates for a short window, and it’s in full swing now! It takes place at the La Plata County Fairgrounds on the following Wednesdays: June 19,26; July 3,10,17,31, and August 7. The Rodeo events area a blast. Attendees can watch Saddle Bronc Riding, Ranch Bronc Riding, Breakaway Roping, Mutton Bustin,...

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Bailey’s Bits: Bailey on Banks
Jun17

Bailey’s Bits: Bailey on Banks

“A bank is a place that will lend you money, if you can prove that you don’t need it.” – Bailey Life lessons learned from hanging out in RE/Max Pinnacle’s real estate office. Learn more about Bailey or search Durango Real Estate at HomesInDurango.com

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Get Your Men Who Grill Tickets NOW!
Jun14

Get Your Men Who Grill Tickets NOW!

The 16th annual Men Who Grill competition and fund-raiser for the Women’s Resource Center is this Saturday. Get your tickets ahead of time to save $5, or pay $25 at the gate.

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Durango Native Stories
Jun14

Durango Native Stories

Durango Native Stories is a series of personal stories told by locals who have called the area home for generations. Each presentation includes first-hand recollections and historic family photographs, many more than a century old. Where: Henry Strater Theatre When: June 20th, 2019 07:30 PM Cost: $15.00 Featuring: Mary Jane Clark is a founder of Toh-Atin Gallery (est. 1957) focusing on Native American and Southwestern artworks,...

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Concerts in the Plaza – Kirk James – Three Springs – Tuesday July 9th
Jun14

Concerts in the Plaza – Kirk James – Three Springs – Tuesday July 9th

Join us for Concerts in the Plaza @ Three Springs series this summer! Tuesday, July 9th, 6:00PM-8:00PM. All concerts are FREE! Invite your friends and family, bring a picnic dinner and your favorite refreshments. Featuring: Kirk James A blues performer of 20 years, Kirk is known for his strong blues guitar style and distinctive vocals. James plays both original material and also classics from the Blues...

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