Catch a Show at the World-Famous Henry Strater Theatre!
Featuring two original productions, the Henry Strater Theatre (located in the historic Strater Hotel) brings the Old West alive! The Legend of Danny Boy, running now through September 30th, tells the story of an Irish lassie who lived in the Old West mining town of Ouray, Colorado, and the true story behind the iconic Irish song “Danny Boy.” The West, running now through September 16th, features true blue old and new cowboy stories and songs of the West.Don’t miss the chance to enjoy live theatre in a unique, historic setting this fall!
Celebrate the first total solar eclipse to cross the United States since 1918! Durango will experience 81% coverage on Monday, August 21st, as the solar eclipse moves across the country. Join the Powerhouse Science Center for a special Solar Eclipse viewing party from 11:00 am-12:30 pm, or take advantage of Soaring Durango's Solar Eclipse Special, and zipline under an obscured sun for a discounted price! Don't miss the chance to view this special event the Durango way!
Durango's family-owned Old Tyme Photography at Thru The Lens has been transporting visitors and locals alike to another era for over 30 years. On August 24th, take part in their Theme Day Thursday and go Steampunk! They'll dress you up in the Steampunk style of Old Tyme science fiction, pose you in fun & powerful stances, photograph you in your choice of Old Tyme sets, and send you a Facebook Digital Image, all for only $20 (a $45 value). Event is first come, first served.
Start planning your fall vacation now! Fall in Durango is a beautiful season, full of unbelievable changing fall colors, perfect temperatures, and amazing outdoor activities & events. Don't miss this stunning season in Southwest Colorado!