Whether you're a history buff or an adventure seeker, a music lover or a foodie, there's a Durango vacation waiting for you. Get ready for your best summer yet with this list of 100 ways to spend summer in Durango. There's so much to keep you busy, that you'll want to stay a few extra days (and we'll be glad to have you!).
A Local's Perspective: Celebrating 50 Years of the Bar D Chuckwagon
There are few places in Durango as iconic as the Bar D Chuckwagon. With its traditional chuckwagon supper and nightly performances by the Bar D Wranglers, it's become a summer tradition. And this year, the Durango mainstay celebrates 50 years. Discover why one Durango local describes the Bar D as "the best way to experience our town," and learn what has kept bringing visitors back year after year for half a century.
Forbes Names Durango One of the "Coolest Towns for Your Summer Vacation"
Durango visitors have long known that our tucked-away mountain paradise is one of the best places to spend a summer, and now Forbes Magazine has caught on as well. Discover why Forbes named Durango one of the "14 Coolest Towns for Your Summer Vacation," and start planning your own vacation to our unbelievable town today.
Welcome in Summer the Locals' Way at the Taste of Durango
In Durango, there's one event that locals consider the unofficial kick-off to summer: the Taste of Durango! Soak in the Durango sunshine and treat your taste buds to the best food and beverages that our local restaurants have to offer. Held in downtown Durango on Sunday, May 20th, the Taste promises delicious food, family-friendly entertainment, and a true Durango experience!