Events on this Day

 Thursday, November 23rd
Durango Turkey Trot
8:30am / Fort Lewis College Student Union
Start your Thanksgiving Day off right with a fun family tradition! The Durango Turkey Trot, sponsored by Animas Surgical Hospital, has something for everyone:  5-Mile Race - Walkers, Strollers, and Dogs Welcome! Costumes Encouraged!  FREE 1-Mile Fun Run - Bring Your Kids and Grandma!  Hot Chocolate Bar  Kids' Gobble Contest  Prizes and Giveaways   One of Durango's most popular running races for over 30 years, the Turkey Trot presented by Animas Surgical Hospital features a 5 mile race and a 1 mile fun run. The Turkey Trot is a holiday tradition for the whole family. Come burn off some calories and work up an appetite before your big meal!   Check-In and Packet Pickup  Student Union at Fort Lewis College, starting at 8:45am. Please arrive no later than 9:30am.   All of the proceeds go to great local charities.   Whether you're a seasoned runner or just trying to outrun that extra slice of pumpkin pie, this race is for you! Be sure to register!
3rd Annual Thanksgiving Community Brunch
9:00am / Manna - The Durango Soup Kitchen
All meals will be no-cost and can be served as grab-and-go or enjoyed on our campus. Our dining pavilion will be open to the public for anyone wanting to eat at Manna. We welcome anyone in our community to come pick up a meal for themselves, their family, neighbors, or friends. We will be serving traditional Thanksgiving fare: Roast turkey or chicken with holiday gravy, mashed potatoes, sausage stuffing, garden salad, fresh bread, and pie.   Manna is partnering with the Vineyard Church to deliver Thanksgiving meals to those who cannot make it to our brunch. To receive a delivered meal, please complete this form:   To volunteer to be a delivery driver for Manna's Thanksgiving Brunch, please reach out to the Vineyard Church:
11:00am / The Mahogany Grille
We look forward to welcoming you to The Strater's unique restaurant and bar experience for your Thanksgiving dinner. Reservations needed.
Thanksgiving Buffet
12:00pm / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Durango
Please join us for our annual Thanksgiving Buffet! Last seating at 8:00  $75 deposit for groups of 6 or more.
Thanksgiving dinner
6:30pm / Purgys Patio
You're invited to join us as we gather for a buffet-style Thanksgiving dinner at Purgy's to celebrate the season. Reserve the most convenient time for you and your family with seatings offered at 4:30pm and 6:30pm. We'll have all your favorite classic dishes from turkey and ham to mashed potatoes and salad, plus a few signature Southwest additions. This will be a dine-in only event with limited seating available. Alcoholic beverages are not included in the ticket price, but there will be a cash bar available for our guests ages 21 and older (We'll accept credit cards as well).   $75 (Adults 14+)  $20 (Ages 4-13)  Free (Ages 0-3)
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