Get ready to get festive in Durango! With our picturesque winter backdrop and historic downtown, there's no better Colorado town to spend the holidays in. Ride the Polar Express to the North Pole, or ride the Christmas Tree Train and cut down your own perfect Christmas tree in the San Juan National Forest.
Welcome the holidays to Durango by Singing with Santa on Friday, November 24th. Santa will join the Durango community as we march up Main Avenue to Buckley Park for the lighting of the Community Christmas Tree.
With festive events and fun for all ages, don't miss the magic of the holiday season in Durango this year!
Durango's biggest holiday party takes place December 1st! Shop local at Noel Night, Durango's favorite community party. This festive event celebrates Durango's vibrant downtown businesses with discounts and special offers all day long at Durango's local retailers, plus live music, special events and treats. And mark your calendars for Small Business Saturday on Saturday, November 25th. This nationwide event puts the focus back on small businesses after Black Friday. Celebrate the small businesses that make Durango so unique while checking those gifts off your list!
Durango Craft Spirits, Durango's first grain-to-glass distillery since Prohibition, releases Durango's first straight bourbon on December 1st! Aged for more than two years, Cinder Dick, Colorado Straight Bourbon Whiskey, features all-Colorado grains and a callback to Durango's railroad history. A slang term for a railroad detective, "Cinder Dick" now refers to Durango's newest local libation! Don't miss the release of this new craft beverage on December 1st at noon, and click here to learn more about all of Southwest Colorado's great craft beverages.