Events on this Day

 Saturday, March 25th
Envisioning a Changing DurangoScape
8:00am / Durango Botanic Gardens
An on-line and in-person event demonstrating how your own yard, garden, and landscapes can change to adapt to or even to mitigate changing climate conditions. March 1-31 view 8 recorded presentations by leading horticultural experts. On March 16 listen to Colorado's most prominent horticulturist, Panayoti Kelaidis, director of outreach and senior curator of Denver Botanic Gardens present "Rethinking the Durangoscape: What will it take to honor our setting?"   Check out the unique website at for more information on the speakers. Tickets available on-line NOW!
Cascade Canyon Winter Train
9:00am / Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Departing from the Durango Depot, this excursion 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. Spanning 26 miles each way, this 5.25 hour round trip experience is offered on select dates from November 19 through May 5. We recommend reserving your trip in advance online so that you have the best chance of securing your preferred seating.
Japanse Bokkendo & Jodo
9:00am / DSBK Dojo
Bokkendo (wooden sword) and jodo (short staff) date back to medieval Japan's samurai society. Training in these ancient arts offers people in the modern world a taste of bushido, or the warrior's path to a robust spirit and unbeatable mindset. Develop greater strength, balance, coordination, and poise. Beginners are as welcome as experienced practitioners. For 20 years, DSBK has provided fun-filled training experiences open to everyone.
Ready to Rally Spring Season Opener
9:00am / Durango Harley-Davidson
Save the Date! Rally season is here and we want to celebrate 120 years of Harley-Davidson with some live music, food, scavenger hunt, tons of giveaways, and prizes including the opportunity to register to win a 2023 H-D Breakout! You can only register if you come to the party so mark your calendars now!   All attendees will be entered to additionally win a VIP package to the Four Corners Motorcycle Rally valued at over $300 and includes: a free camping spot, two rally passes, and two tickets to the Flat Track Race!   9-5 Doors open, sweepstakes registration, scavenger hunt, prizes  12-2 Free food from the grill on the back patio  1-3 Live music (TBD)
Southern Series Ski Championships - Giant Slalom race on Deadspike
9:00am / Purgatory Resort
We’re stoked to host this a Slalom, Giant Slalom and Super G race event.   This event is open to USSA competitors of all ages.    These races are great for spectating and watching the competition unfold.
Rosie the Riveter Day!
10:00am / Animas Museum
March 21st was Rosie the Riveter Day and we will be celebrating with a pop-up exhibit today. Come by the Animas Museum for the "grand opening." We'll be serving coffee and doughnuts in the morning.
Cardboard Derby
10:00am / Tubing Hill at Purgatory Resort
The McDonald’s Cardboard Derby at Purgatory Resort is a classic winter competition you won’t want to miss! Build your derby racer out of cardboard and duct tape only, and pilot it down the slopes during one of the most fun days on the mountain!
Ikebana Creation Class
12:00pm / April's Garden
Ikebana Inspired flower arrangement class.   $65.00 per person   All supplies are included.   Please contact April's Garden today to register (970)247-1633
Durango Celtic Festival
4:00pm / Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College
Téada    Concerts will be held at the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College. For more information, visit our website:
Durango Celtic Festival
7:30pm / Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College
The Jeremiahs    Concerts will be held at the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College. For more information, visit our website:
Reefer Madness: The Musical
7:30pm / Durango Arts Center
Book by Kevin Murphy & Dan Studney  Music by Dan Studney  Lyrics by Kevin Murphy   Originally directed by ANDY FICKMAN and produced by STEPHANIE STEELE for DEAD OLD MAN PRODUCTIONS   Inspired by the original 1936 film of the same name, this raucous musical comedy takes a tongue-in-cheek look at the hysteria caused when clean-cut kids fall prey to marijuana, leading them on a hysterical downward spiral filled with evil jazz music, sex and violence.   House opens 30 minutes before listed show time.    REEFER MADNESS is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals.
Durango Celtic Festival
9:30pm / Durango Downtown
Late Night Session hosted by Runa and On the Lash
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