September 2021 Events

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september 2021 events bannerSeptember is when the fall colors really start to show their true colors, the weather is cooler, and the events are beautiful! Here are three can’t miss events happening in Durango in September.

First up on September 7th Rob Webster will take the stage in Three Springs for their Concerts in the Plaza Series. From 6-8 pm he will be sharing peace through his electro, acoustic rhythms and sounds. Kirk James performs on the 21st with his originals and covers of blues music. Concerts in the Plaza are free and create a perfect setting for a picnic and refreshments at your own discretion. Bring a blanket, snacks, and beverage to enjoy these amazing musicians! Read more on the event page here:

2021 mars the 27th Annual Durango Autumn Arts Festival hosted by the Durango Arts Center on Second Avenue. Take a stroll and take in the fine art and craftmanship from across the country on September 18 through 19th. You can even support these fantastic artists by purchasing one of their pieces. Judges will also be making their way around to announce a “Best of Show” winner on Saturday. Show your support and check out more on this stunning event here:

To finish off the month, Purgatory Resort is putting on the Mountain Marmot Trail Run presented by Animas Surgical Hospital. On September 25th, contestants will start at 9am going up the mountain and back down totaling 12 miles and 1,800 feet elevation gain. It’s a grand feat and celebrated with an after-party at the base with food, refreshments, and fun! The cool air and red, orange, and yellow trees are sure to make this trail run unforgettable. Sign up on their website here:

Whether you like to test your limits and make it to the top of the ski mountain or would rather take a stroll through one-of-a-kind art, Durango has an event for you! Please don’t hesitate to reach out with any questions you may have about Durango’s many events.