From dinosaur roars to concerts in the park, these are the sounds of a Durango summer.
On Wednesdaynights throughout the summer, there's no better place to be than the Secret Garden at the Rochester Hotel. Featuring a different member of Durango's local music scene each week, the Summer Concert Series also benefits 10 of the Durango community's non-profit organizations. Don't miss this favorite community event, and spend yourWednesdayevenings this summer in the beautiful Secret Garden! For more information, check out these 5 Reasons Not to Miss the Summer Concert Series.
Grab a blanket and your lawn chair, and get ready for theCommunity Concert Hall'sFree Concerts in the Park. This family-friendly event takes place everyThursdayfrom5:30-7:30 pmin Buckley Park, located in historic downtown Durango. Bring a picnic and get ready to dance to music from different performers every week, spanning all genres and styles. Fill your week with music while in Durango! Thursdays fromJune 15th through July 27th.
Take a ride back to the Mesozoic Era on theDurango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad'sT-Rex Express. This 30 minute train ride takes kids straight to the Dinosaur Discovery Zone, where they'll earn the title of "Junior Paleontologist" while having fun and learning about dinosaurs. Explore a full line-up of fun and exciting dinosaur-themed activities on this ride back in time! T-Rex Express trains run multiple times per day,June 17th, 18th, 24th, and 25th.
Celebrate summer's biggest holiday in Durango! With activities such as a river parade, afternoon concerts, a parade through downtown, and a wonderful fireworks show, Durango is the best place to be this Independence Day!