Thanksgiving Day is almost here, and there are a few places (other than your aunt’s house) to enjoy Thanksgiving dinner in Durango.
The 2016 Four Corners Motorcycle Rally will roar into Durango over Labor Day weekend.
In honor of the Four Corners Motorcycle Rally coming to Ignacio and Durango over Labor Day weekend, we thought it would be a perfect time to share some of Southwest Colorado’s best motorcycle rides. These are the most amazing, most scenic, most I-can’t-believe-this-exists rides we can come up with. Well, technically, we didn’t come up with them; they’re all designated Colorado Scenic Byways — and seven of them are in Southwest Colorado. But beware:… Read More
Ah, Four Corners Motorcycle Rally. How do we put our feelings for you into words? How about… Rowdy. Raucous. Rip-roaring. Those are all good words — but the Four Corners rally isn’t about words. It’s about fun. The 2014 Four Corners Motorcycle Rally roars into Ignacio, Colorado, every Labor Day weekend. This year, the four-day event kicks off Aug. 29 and wraps up Sept. 1 and features events in Ignacio and nearby Durango. The… Read More
Mmm…Thanksgiving dinner. Turkey. Gravy. Mashed potatoes. Gravy. Green beans. Gravy. Cranberry sauce. Gravy. Pumpkin pie. Gravy. Did we mention gravy? Maybe you don’t love gravy as much as we do — we forgive you — but pretty much everyone loves Thanksgiving dinner, which is why it can be rough if you’re traveling and don’t have anywhere to go for the traditional T-Day fare. (Or maybe you don’t want to spend the entire… Read More
Oak smoked bison. Navajo tea braised pork belly. Southern Ute raised buffalo stew and fry bread. Um, can you say, “Drooooool?” Probably not because, well, you’re drooling so much. It’s time to celebrate the third annual Taste of Native Cuisine and Culture Expo at the Southern Ute Cultural Center and Museum in Ignacio, Colorado, a quick, 30-minute drive southeast of Durango. The event is 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16,… Read More
Yeehaw, giddyup and, uh, other cowboy-related terms of excitement! It’s time for the American Youth Bull Riding Finals at Sky Ute Fairgrounds in Ignacio, Colorado. Youth bull riders from around the nation will gather Nov. 21-24 in Southwest Colorado for the rodeo, which will include six standard performances as well as three Go-Rounds and a Top Ten Short Go-Round. Events include wooly riding (sheep riding!), calf riding, steer riding, pee wee bull riding, junior… Read More
Sure, Durango Oktoberfest will have lots of beer and some hints of German-Bavarian culture, but don’t miss out on an incredible cultural gathering this weekend in nearby Ignacio, Colorado: The 93rd annual Southern Ute Tribal Fair and Powwow. The weekend-long Powwow kicks off Friday night and goes through Sunday with most of the events taking place at the Sky Ute Fairgrounds in Ignacio, about 30 minutes southeast of Durango. The weekend is packed… Read More
It’s gonna be loud in Durango over Labor Day weekend as bikers gather for the Four Corners Motorcycle Rally. Ignacio Bike Week and The Four Corners Bike Rally have joined forces to create the Four Corners Motorcycle Rally in Southwest Colorado during Labor Day weekend, Thursday, Aug. 29, through Monday, Sept. 2. The weekend is packed with events, entertainment and rides in Ignacio, Cortez and Durango, Colorado. Durango is smack in the middle of Ignacio… Read More