Festive event (including carnival)

Photos: Animas Valley Balloon Rally takes flight

DATE: Oct. 22, 2017 | UPDATED: 16 hours 56 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores to host downtown Harvest Festival and Apple Orchard Social

The third annual Dolores Harvest Festival and Apple Orchard Social will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 14 at Flanders Park in Dolores. Locally grown produce and meat will be for sale, and...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mushroom & Wine Festival brings together foraging and fine dining

A bad-ass mushroom walks into a bar. Ten minutes later, the bouncer heaves him out the front door. “What’s up, dude?” he pleads to the bouncer. “I’m just bein’ a fungi.” (Fun guy. Get it?) Oh, and...

DATE: Aug. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Photo: Pride on the rapids

DATE: June 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance – and face some

NEW YORK – Gay pride parades Sunday in New York, San Francisco and other cities are spotlighting resistance to what participants see as new pressure on gay rights, while contending with the...

DATE: June 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Durango celebrates its first Juneteenth

Durango residents celebrated freedom Sunday afternoon at the Durango Community Recreation Center. About 50 people came together at the city’s first Juneteenth event to combat hate and share African...

DATE: June 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Motorheads share the love at car show

For years, Myron Tolf saw many of the same cars at the Durango Old Car Club’s show, and so for the last three, he’s built a custom roadster for the show. The retired civil engineer worked on hot...

DATE: June 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Taste of Durango draws large crowd

Whereas in the last few years the annual food frenzy event Taste of Durango had to contend with erratic weather and hailstorms, this year it was all blue skies and sunshine, and the crowds came...

DATE: May 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Prepare to raise a glass at Durango’s wine festival

Starting Thursday, wine will flow through the streets of Durango once again for the 11th annual Durango Wine Experience. The experience consists of three days of wine and food tastings at nearly...

DATE: May 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Dancing Spirit Community Arts Center to host soup fundraiser Dec. 2 in Ignacio

Dancing Spirit Community Arts Center will hold its seventh annual “Fill Your Bowl” holiday event to celebrate the season from 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 2 at Dancing Spirit Community Arts Center at ELHI, 115...

DATE: Nov. 24, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mt. Allison Grange to host Harvest Supper

Mt. Allison Grange to host Harvest Supper Mt. Allison Grange will host its annual harvest supper from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $10 for adults and $4 for children. Children 6 and younger...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Apple Days is one juicy Durango festival

It’s been a great year for fruit yields in Southwest Colorado, evidenced by the nearly 4,000 pounds of apples on display at the ninth annual Apple Days in Durango, held Sunday at Buckley Park. “Its...

DATE: Oct. 2, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News