Events on this Day

 Saturday, September 12th
Durango Farmers Market
8:00am / TBK Bank
Everything local by locals. Get the tastiest and freshest fruits, veggies, meats, breads, and cheeses available. Plus pick up useful and high quality handmade items from our local artisans. Grab a healthy breakfast, good coffee and more while enjoying live music and friendly folks all along the way*! It's the best place to be on a Saturday morning in Durango!
Pops Night Online Auction
8:00am / Music in the Mountains
Be sure to bid on our online auction to support Music in the Mountains and help us continue to bring beautiful music to our region.   Auction runs until 8pm on Sept 24!   Check it out here!
2-Day Artist Workshop with Maura Allen
9:00am / Sorrel Sky Gallery
"Serigraph Splendor: Explore the Wonders of Screenprinting"   “How the real and imagined collide and coincide is the center of my work.” - Maura Allen   Explore the many facets of printmaking and screen printing. See how everyday elements—both current and historic—can serve as the building blocks for a high impact visual experience. Starting with an initial concept, we’ll dive into the use of color, pattern, and images to create a unique visual narrative. This class is open to artists of all ability levels
Heart And Soul Craft Fair for Manna Soup Kitchen
9:00am / La Plata County Fairgrounds
Heart And Soul Craft Fairs is having a real live craft fair Sept 12th at La Plata County Fairgrounds! This is a benefit for Manna Soup Kitchen so bring your pantry goods and get ready to do some shopping! Over 30 local vendors/artists plus a brand new food truck the Crazy Coop! This is a great opportunity to show some love and support our local businesses!
Kaiut Yoga Method
9:00am / Kaiut Yoga Durango
Kaiut Yoga is a biomechanical (freedom of movement) approach that works to achieve optimal functionality and mobility that is lost from over use or underuse of our bodies. The method works from the joints rather than stretching ourselves in extraordinary ways.    Simple and accessible poses that achieve profound results.   Come join us as we have reopened and will be offering classes on Mondays, Wednesday’s, Fridays and Saturdays.   Visit for info and schedule of classes.
Yoga & conservation workshop: The Intersection of Internal and External Landscapes
9:00am / Lightner Creek area
Join YogaDurango and La Plata Open Space Conservancy for a special workshop to explore building healthier and more sustainable relationships with ourselves and our natural lands. Our setting is Destination Ranch, in a beautiful open barn on local conservation easement land, which is normally not accessible to the public.    Let's come together to appreciate our connection to open spaces while remembering the importance of protecting lands for the benefit of ourselves and our greater community. This two-hour special class blends education/information, conversation, and a grounding yoga practice.   Location: Lightner Creek--address will be shared with registered participants. Expect a 25-30 minute travel time from Durango.  Cost: $30  Register now! Class size limited for physical distancing.
Moon Tree Planting
11:00am / The Powerhouse
Join us outside on The Powerhouse plaza, OR virtually on our live facebook stream Saturday September 12th at 11:00am while we plant a tree that local astronaut Stuart Roosa took with him around the moon and back! Free to the public.
Bar D Chuckwagon Suppers
5:00pm / Bar D Chuckwagon
Open Nightly Memorial Day Weekend thru Labor Day, The Bar D Chuckwagon Suppers in Durango, Colorado offers family entertainment with a stage show and barbecue or steak supper. After supper, The Bar D Wranglers perform their famous old west music stage show with cowboy songs, comedy, and lively instruments. The Bar D Chuckwagon Suppers is a major attraction in Durango, Colorado and a "must do"activity for family entertainment. The restaurant, stage show, shops, train, and activities are set in an old west cowboy village under the red cliffs North of Durango, Colorado.
Adam G. Swanson on the piano
5:30pm / The Diamond Belle
Adam Swanson, our fabulous ragtime in residence, performs ragtime and other favorites.
Live Music with Terry Rickard
5:30pm / The Office Spiritorium
Terry has been entertaining Strater guests and locals for years! Terry grew up playing in rock bands around the Boston area before moving to southern California. In the 80’s and early 90’s he played all over Orange and L.A. counties as a solo guitarist-vocalist. He played in many fine clubs and restaurants such as the Rusty Pelican in Newport Beach and Captain Jack’s in Sunset Beach, just to mention a couple. He now lives in southwest Colorado and plays at resorts, clubs and restaurants throughout the Four Corners area. Terry’s musical roots are classic rock, but after living in Colorado for some time he can also do a full night of country music. He can also mix in some blues, reggae, contemporary rock and his own original compositions. Terry also has an excellent three piece band that plays a wide variety of music
Durango Drive In Movie - Grease
8:00pm / D&SNGR Parking lot
Downtown Durango's newest event is the Durango Drive In! Movies will be shown over four consecutive weekends on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad parking lot. When was the last time you had dinner and a movie with your family, friends or loved ones? Well now you can, and can do so safely.   What you get   Tickets are sold for a vehicle or a pair of motorcycles. 100 vehicles will be allowed at each movie. Ticket prices are on the website.   Each admission includes:  1 vehicle with up to 6 passengers or 2 motorcycles up to 4 passengers  1 Movie Snack Pack* distributed to each vehicle or pair of motorcycles upon entry  *Movie Snack Pack includes:  A bag of popcorn  a theater size of Peanut Butter M&M’s  7oz Twizzlers, and  two 20oz Coke products (choice of Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite or Dasani).   Additional items will be available for purchase online or cashless payment on-site including candy, popcorn, snacks, drinks and more.   Please visit for info about allowed vehicle types, safety and more.   See you at the movies!
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