Train Events

Durango hosts some of the Southwest’s most distinctive events every year with something for every interest. Whether you’re traveling with all adults and want to satisfy the beer lovers of the group, or you are traveling with the family and want to enjoy a family friendly atmosphere, there is something for every visitor! Below you will find a list of events in and around the Durango area.

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February 2019

Snowdown Balloon Train

February 2 @ 8:00 am - 1:30 pm
Durango Train Depot, 479 Main Ave.
Durango, CO 81301 United States
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$42 – $119

Ride the Snowdown Balloon Train to Cascade Canyon in your Snowdown THEME outfit! The train will stop in the Animas Valley for the colorful hot-air balloon mass ascension. The train will then resume to Cascade Canyon for a short break before returning to Durango. Boxed lunches are available to be pre-purchased.   Destination: Cascade Canyon Train departs Durango Depot: 8:00am Train returns Durango Depot: 1:30pm   Call our office to reserve tickets at 866-675-6900.

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Romance on the Rails Train

February 16
Durango Train Depot, 479 Main Ave.
Durango, CO 81301 United States
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$69 – $149

  The Romance on the Rails Train is a featured Special Event Train. Aboard this Winter Train to Cascade Canyon, first-class passengers will be treated to chocolate and champagne in celebration of the Valentine's Day Weekend.   Destination:  Cascade Canyon Schedule: Train departs Durango Depot: 9:45am Train arrives in Cascade Canyon: 11:50am Train departs Cascade Canyon: 12:45pm Train arrives Durango Depot: 2:50pm   Call our office to reserve tickets at 866-675-6900.  

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Winter Photo Train

February 16 - February 17
Durango Train Depot, 479 Main Ave.
Durango, CO 81301 United States
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On this Winter Photo Train passengers will de-board at six different locations along the route to take pictures.   Destination: Cascade Canyon Schedule TBD   Tickets to this event for 2019 are not available yet. Call our office for more information at 866-675-6900.

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March 2019

St. Patrick’s Day

March 17 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Durango Train Depot, 479 Main Ave.
Durango, CO 81301 United States
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$24 – $119

  Celebrate St. Patrick's Day on the Winter Train to Cascade Canyon on March 17! Irish beer and drink specials will be available for purchase.   Destination: Cascade Canyon Schedule: Train departs Durango Depot: 9:45am Train arrives Cascade Canyon: 11:50am Train  departs Cascade Canyon: 12:45pm Train arrives Durango Depot: 2:50pm   One of our agents can help you reserve tickets at 866-675-6900.      

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April 2019

Peanuts™ The Easter Beagle Express

April 20 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Durango Train Depot, 479 Main Ave.
Durango, CO 81301 United States
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$49 – $89

This Easter, enjoy a fun adventure for the whole family with The Easter Beagle Express! Ride the train to Cascade Canyon and meet with famous Snoopy and the Easter Bunny! On the return the Easter Bunny will join you on the ride home and give you a special treat. This train ride includes: Interactive music, craft projects, and a story reading of It's The Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown.   Destination: Cascade Canyon   Schedule: Train departs Durango Depot: 10:00am Train arrives Cascade Canyon: 12:05pm Train departs Cascade Canyon: 1:00pm Train arrives Durango Depot: 3:05pm     Tickets to this event for 2019 are not available yet. Call our office and speak with an agent to be put on a wait-list at 866-675-6900.

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May 2019

Iron Horse Bicycle Classic

May 24 - May 26
Durango Train Depot, 479 Main Ave.
Durango, CO 81301 United States
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$51 – $85

  In 1972 a group of 36 cyclists decided to race the historic train from Durango all the way to Silverton. The Iron Horse Bicycle Classic continues to be one of Durango's most unique events, welcoming cyclists from all over the world. Themed events all over Durango and Silverton will celebrate this classic "man vs. machine" race.   Destination: Silverton Tickets to this event for 2019 are not available yet. Call our office and speak with an agent for more information at 866-675-6900.    

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June 2019

Durango Blues Train

June 1 @ 7:00 pm - June 2 @ 10:30 pm
Durango Train Depot, 479 Main Ave.
Durango, CO 81301 United States
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$119

2019 Dates TBD- Tickets on sale mid February   Presented by SBG Productions and the Telluride Blues & Brews Festival, the Durango Blues Train returns to the historic Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad for the 8th year in June & August.The event features six live blues performances on board. Each artist performs in their own vintage coach, while passengers are to free to dance their way from coach to coach and delight in a variety of musical performances. Enjoy Blues, drinks, and beautiful scenery on this train.   Destination:  Rockwood Schedule: Train Departs Durango Depot: 7:00pm Train Returns to Durango Depot: 10:30pm   Tickets to this event for 2019 are not available yet. Call our office at 866-675-6900 for more information.    

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T-Rex Express

June 15 - June 16
Durango Train Depot, 479 Main Ave.
Durango, CO 81301 United States
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$24 – $42

2019 Dates TBD This dinosaur-themed event is sure to delight the kiddos. Riders will gather evidence of dinosaurs on their way to earning the title of Junior Paleontologist. A thirty minute train ride leads to the Animas Valley and back to the Mesozoic Era and Dinosaur Discovery Zone. There will be live music and a chance to do the Dino Stomp Line Dance. This event includes exploration, education, games, music, and prizes! Food is available for purchase.   Destination: Event Park Schedule: Train 1 Departure: 10:00am Return: 12:45pm Train 2 Departure: 11:30am Return: 2:15pm Train 3: Departure: 1:00pm Return: 3:45pm Duration of Event: 2 hours and 45 minutes   Tickets to this event for 2019 are not available yet. Call our office and speak with an agent to be put on a wait-list at 866-675-6900.

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T-Rex Express

June 22 @ 10:00 am - June 23 @ 4:00 pm
Durango Train Depot, 479 Main Ave.
Durango, CO 81301 United States
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$24 – $42

  2019 Dates TBD This dinosaur-themed event is sure to delight the kiddos. Riders will gather evidence of dinosaurs on their way to earning the title of Junior Paleontologist. A thirty minute train ride leads to the Animas Valley and back to the Mesozoic Era and Dinosaur Discovery Zone. There’ll be live music and a chance to do the Dino Stomp Line Dance. This event includes exploration, education, games, music, and prizes! Food is available for purchase.   Destination: Event Park Schedule: Train 1 Departure: 10:00am Return: 12:45pm Train 2 Departure: 11:30am Return: 2:15pm Train 3: Departure: 1:00pm Return: 3:45pm Duration of Event: 2 hours and 45 minutes   Tickets to this event for 2019 are not available yet. Call our office and speak with an agent to be put on a wait-list at 866-675-6900.

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August 2019

Durango Blues Train

August 16 @ 7:00 pm - August 17 @ 10:30 pm
Durango Train Depot, 479 Main Ave.
Durango, CO 81301 United States
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$119

  2019 Dates TBD- Tickets on sale mid February   Presented by SBG Productions and the Telluride Blues & Brews Festival, the Durango Blues Train returns to the historic Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad for the 8th year in June & August.The event features six live blues performances on board. Each artist performs in their own vintage coach, while passengers are to free to dance their way from coach to coach and delight in a variety of musical performances. Enjoy Blues, drinks, and beautiful scenery on this train.   Destination:  Rockwood Schedule: Train Departs Durango Depot: 7:00pm Train Returns to Durango Depot: 10:30pm   Tickets to this event for 2019 are not available yet. Call our office at 866-675-6900 for more information.  

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