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Everyone loves Halloween in Durango, and we celebrate Halloween right in our mountain town. Here are some of the best things to do in Durango for Halloween.

Halloween in Durango is always a blast, but it falls on a Friday this year, and you know what that means — uh, even more of a blast! Head downtown in costume to partake in your own version of a pub crawl or catch a showing of Rocky Horror Picture Show live on stage at the Henry Strater Theatre. Don’t miss out on the pre-Halloween Halloween fun either! There’s plenty of spooky stuff… Read More

Halloween is one of those holidays: There’s so much pressure to have fun. Are any of your friends having a Halloween party? Are any of your friends’ friends having a Halloween party you could crash? Should you throw a Halloween party because it’s the only way you’ll find a party? Well, look no further. The Henry Strater Theatre in downtown Durango is throwing the Strater Halloween Bash on Halloween night, and you don’t… Read More

We know you love “The Walking Dead.” We do, too. Now you can get a taste of what your favorite TV characters go through while you try to “outrun and outsmart a field full of zombies” during the 7th annual Zombie Challenge at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, in the Three Springs neighborhood. During the 1.5-mile course, participants will have to navigate zombie-infested obstacle courses and challenge zones, all while dodging zombies that are… Read More

Get ready to get down with Brad, Janet, Riff Raff, Magenta and Dr. Frank N. Furter because The Rocky Horror Show is coming to Durango. The musical opens Thursday, Oct. 24, for a three-night run on stage at the Henry Strater Theatre in downtown Durango. The theater’s sixth annual production of playwright Richard O’Brien’s cult classic is sure to sell out, so get your tickets now. Thursday’s production is all ages (no one under… Read More

Poor Charlie Brown. Always waiting for the Great Pumpkin to arrive and always disappointed. No, wait. That was Linus. Anyway, maybe you will see the Great Pumpkin during the Durango & Silverton railroad Peanuts™ The Great Pumpkin Patch Express train that departs Durango on Oct. 12 and 13 and Oct. 19 and 20. Even if you don’t spot THE Great Pumpkin, you’ll definitely find Charlie Brown, Lucy, Snoopy and, yes, pumpkins. The half-hour train ride… Read More