Events on this Day

 Tuesday, May 3rd
Cascade Canyon Winter Train
9:00am / Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Departing from the Durango Depot, this train trip takes you up into the Rocky Mountains with incredible views of the San Juan National Forest as you travel alongside the beautiful Animas River while relaxing in heated coaches. Cascade Canyon is a destination like no other and is the perfect setting for a fire-side lunch, photo opportunities or a walk along the Animas River during your 60-minute layover.
SJMA After-School Science Ramblers
3:00pm / Park Elementary School
Get your kids outside with SJMA's after-school program, the San Juan Science Ramblers!   Kids, grades 1-6, will be led on after school science-based hiking adventures with our amazing education staff and volunteers on trails around Durango. Spring programming will include month-long sessions in April and May that run on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The number of kids will be limited to 13 per session. This is a great option for kids who love nature and science. Each month will have a theme focused on outdoor exploration and learning.   Drop off between 3:00pm and 3:30pm – Pickup at 5:45pm.   Registration, price, scholarship information, and more details at:
Kidspick in the Park
5:00pm / Rotary Park
The Durango Bluegrass Meltdown presents KidsPick in the Park at Rotary Park. A live bluegrass performance will be followed by a kids pickin' circle, with free instrument check-out and drawings for free music lessons.    This event is open to kids of all ages and is free and open to the public. For more information, go to or email
Swing Dance Classes
6:30pm / Mind Body SOLEiL
Join Darla Hill, bring a partner or come solo for an hour of swing dance! Beginner or pro, all or welcome! Bring those dancing feet and be prepared to have some fun!
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