Bob Kunkel

Doesn’t our downtown look spectacular?

There’s something magical about holiday lights, and now that we appear to be getting some snow, the “wondrous winter” in Durango truly has begun.

From one end of downtown to the other, everyone truly has stepped up. Thousands of people came out to celebrate the lighting of the giant holiday tree in Buckley Park.

Bob Kunkel is the special-events and business coordinator for Durango’s Central Business District. He can be reached at

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