December Happenings 2021
Just like that, 2021 is almost over, the holiday festivities are right around the corner and New Years Eve plans must be made to celebrate the next chapter of the year 2022 in Durango, Colorado. Whether you plan on spending most of your time on the slopes at Purgatory, or you are needing to get some last minute Christmas shopping done downtown, be sure to check out the latest events happening around town for the month of December! Here’s to hoping and waiting for fresh powder on the mountains, a drama-free holiday season with the whole family and champagne popping galore! Cheers! Wednesday, December 8th - December 31st : Holiday Show Featuring Robert Rivera @ Sorrel Sky Gallery Catch this artist all month long at the Sorrel Sky Art Gallery!
Thursday, December 9th:
Heartwarming Soup Sale @ The Hive DGO Get in the holiday spirit of giving back to the community at the Heartwarming Soup Sale for families in need.
Friday, December 10th:
Friday, December 10th - December 12th:
Osprey Theater Company presents The Hope and Heartache Diner @ The Durango Arts Center Go check out the one act play at The Durango Arts Center!
State Street Ballet of Santa Barbara's "Nutcracker" featuring the San Juan Symphony @ The FLC Community Concert Hall Is it really Christmas time without going to see the famous Nutcracker ballet? I think not...
Saturday, December 11th:
Smiley Holiday Bazaar @ The Smiley Building Are you a last minute shopper like the rest of us? Then go check out the Smiley Holiday Bazaar to find the perfect gifts for everyone on your list.
Durango Farmers Holiday Market @ The La Plata County Fairgrounds Have someone on your list who is just IMPOSSIBLE to shop for? Then go check out the Holiday Market for unique hand-made gifts for everyone.
Wednesday, December 15th: Drink Up Grinches: With A Vengeance @ The Starlight Lounge Check out the bartender competition at Starlight Lounge and cheer on your favorite local bartender!
Saturday, December 18th:
Union Social Houses’ Winter Market Find anything and everything for this gift giving season at the winter market!
Salamander Collective/ Ugly Christmas Sweater Party @ Animas City Theatre Don't miss out on the opportunity to show off your most hideous Christmas sweater while listening to some awesome bands!
Christmas Dance Party @ Mancos Brewing Co Christmas time, beer, and dancing-- who could ask for more?
Sunday, December 19th:
Union Social Houses’ Final Winter Market It's your last chance to check out the winter market and pick up something for everyone on your list!
Thursday, December 23rd: Heartwarming Soup Sale @ The Hive DGO Get in the holiday spirit of giving back to the community at the Heartwarming Soup Sale for families in need.
Friday, December 31st-- NEW YEAR’S EVE:
New Years Masquerade Gala @ Derailed Pour House Ring in the New year in style at Derailed's Masquerade party!
Roaring 20s New Years Eve Party @ The Union Social House Everyone knows people in the 20s knew how to party and they definitely knew how to celebrate the start of the new year!