This Halloween, get to know Durango's spookiest locals through the unique history of this Wild West town! Journey along Durango's historic Third Avenue on a guided walking tour with Ghost Walk Durango to learn about the ghosts left behind after shootouts, the Spanish Flu epidemic, and fires. Or, take a walk back in time with Horsefly History Tour's Murder & Mayhem tour, where you'll visit some of Durango's most notorious saloons and walk past the sites of legendary gunfights in Durango's historic downtown district. Get to know the dark side of Durango this Halloween, and listen for whispers of the past!
Celebrating 10 years, the Henry Strater Theatre presents Richard O'Brien's Rocky Horror Show-- Live on Stage! This year, Rocky and crew will have a local Durango twist: Rocky Gets Local. As always, prop throw bags will be available for purchase and audience members are encouraged to dress as their favorite character. Get your tickets early; this locals' favorite is the perfect way to celebrate Halloween and is sure to sell out quick!
For ghosts of a tamer variety, be sure to visit historic downtown Durango on Halloween! Nearly 100 downtown businesses will open their doors to trick or treaters from 4:00-6:00 pm on Halloween. Children 10 and under, in costume and accompanied by an adult, are welcome to trick or treat up and down Main Avenue at this safe, family-friendly event. Look for the orange pumpkins in the windows of participating businesses!
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Winter Is Coming...
...but we're ready! Winter is right around the corner, which means bluebird days, fresh powder, and nonstop fun are almost here! Start planning your winter getaway, and discover what makes winter in Southwest Colorado one of the best times of year.