Events on this Day

 Friday, November 26th
Toastmasters at the Center for Innovation
7:00am / FLC Center for Innovation
Are you nervous about public speaking, or just dread the experience and wish you were better at it? Join us at the Center for Innovation Friday mornings for Toastmasters!    Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs.   Can't make it in person? We host the meeting virtually, so join us from home! Meetings will start at 7:15am every Friday.   
Free Yoga Fridays
8:30am / Lively (A Boutique)
Come move and breathe with us every Friday morning from 8:30-9:30 am at Lively (A Boutique)! Featuring different yoga instructors every week, we provide a calm yoga environment to start your weekend off right. Bring your own yoga mat and water bottle!   There is limited space so please sign up at to reserve your spot!”
Cascade Canyon Winter Train
9:00am / Cascade Canyon Winter Train
Embark on an incredible train journey through the southwest Rocky Mountains. This unforgettable Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad's steam train excursion whisks passengers to and from Cascade Canyon offering magnificent views of the Animas River and Canyon as it climbs through the San Juan Mountains, much of which is inaccessible by any other vehicle. It's a 52 mile roundtrip journey into a winter wonderland with a 60 minute layover at Cascade Canyon just enough time to take a winter walk along the river, take photos or have lunch by the fire in the pavilion.    Departure time is 9:15am and return time is 2:30pm. All trains have a concession car with a variety of snacks and drinks available for purchase.
Holiday Market
2:00pm / The Union Social House
Featuring local makers, crafters and artists!
Pots and Pints - Ceramic Handbuilding Happy Hour
4:30pm / Durango Arts Center
Get your hands dirty as you create a unique and functional clay dish of your choice. We will mix creativity with pleasure as we unwind from a busy week, enjoy happy hour treats, spend time with community artists, and, most importantly, hand-build a clay dish to use for years to come.    By the end of the evening your piece will be ready for glazing. You select a glaze which we will apply when your dish is dry. Look for an email telling you when your dish is ready for pick-up and use.    Let the fun begin    **Mask & Vaccination Required Event**   $25.00 Per Participant
The Polar Express Train Ride
5:00pm / Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Trains departs at 5:15pm, 6:50pm and 8:25.    THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride is our most popular event of the year and is an annual holiday tradition for many riders. While the train excursion is roughly 65 minutes in duration, we recommend allowing 2 hours for the entire adventure so you can enjoy the full experience! The weather can be cold at the North Pole, so we recommend layering properly, even though all the cabins are heated aboard the train. As always, we recommend wearing pajamas to capture the Christmas spirit! Click below for more frequently asked questions about THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train.
Singing with Santa
5:30pm / TBK Bank Parking lot
Start off your holiday season with Singing with Santa. This annual family friendly event takes place the day after Thanksgiving. Mark your calendar for years event on Friday, November 26!   The event starts at TBK Bank Parking lot (259 W 9th St,). Arrive by 5:30pm to receive your glowstick. (while supplies last.) Santa will arrive in a horse drawn carriage around 6pm. Once Santa arrives, we will follow him up Main Avenue singing Christmas carols to Buckley Park.     At the park we will sing Christmas carols and then count down the lighting of the community Christmas Tree. There will be hot chocolate and cookies for everyone to enjoy while supplies last.    Santa will be available for pictures. Please bring your own camera. We will have volunteers available to help take your family photo.    This is a free event and is proudly sponsored by TBK Bank. Visit our website for full details
Live Music @ The Office
5:30pm / The Office Spiritorium
Come enjoy live music with some food and drink!
Live Music @ The Belle
5:30pm / The Diamond Belle Saloon
Come enjoy live music with some food and drink!
Live Music with Jack Ellis
6:00pm / Fur Trappers Steak House and Bar
Fur Trappers presents Jack Ellis. Please come join us for dinner and drinks!
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