The Weekender // April 26th - 28th
Get ready for a good time this weekend. With bike night, to graduation, concerts, and live laughs, there’s plenty happening to get you out and about. Now that the weather is warm, make sure to get outside and enjoy the beautiful town and mountains around Durango, too! While you're out on the town or exploring in the San Juans, make sure to take some photos and use our hashtag #dodurango for a chance to be featured on social media. We love seeing everyone having fun!
For giveaways, drink specials, shuffleboard tournaments, and community rides, head to Bike Night at the Rusty Shovel Saloon in their new Durango location. No matter if you’re on a motorcycle or driving a car, there’s no wrong way to make it to Bike Night this Friday!
Fort Lewis College Graduation
Best for: Family, friends, teachers, children, brothers, sisters - otherwise, everyone.
To celebrate the latest graduates of Fort Lewis College, head to the Whalen Gymnasium on campus to enjoy the ceremonies. Three ceremonies will be held for differing academic programs: the first on Friday at 3pm, Saturday at 10am and another at 1pm. Check here for a full list of which majors will be walking and when.
Showcase for Scholarships will raise money for student scholarships. The concert will feature Superbad and Boom Sonic, two student bands from Stillwater Music. Bonus: the entire event was organized was one of the students! The show starts at 7pm, and tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students at the door.
Thanks to this event, the comedy scene of Durango will be recording a live comedy album! Come out to the historic Henry Strater Theatre this Saturday night to watch as some of Durango’s favorite comedians put on a show and get you and your buddies laughing up a storm.
For more local events, check out one of our calendars: