Halloween Activities In Durango Colorado

Dated: 10/27/2017

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Looking for a good time this weekend?


There are tons of fun activities this weekend for ghouls and goblins of all ages.  


Kick off the festivities with The Rocky Horror Show at the Henry Strater TheaterRocky Horror Show - Live on Stage

Celebrating 10 years, the Henry Strater Theatre presents Richard O’Brien’s Rocky Horror Show—Live On Stage. As always, the show features familiar faces from Durango and around Southwest Colorado along with some outstanding out-of-town talent. This year, we celebrate 10 years of bringing you everyone’s favorite crazy transsexual aliens with a local twist – Rocky Gets Local.

Prop throw bags will be available for purchase at the theatre.

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 21+ only
Show Starts: 10:00 p.m.
Doors Open: 9:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 28, 2017- 21+ only
Show Starts: 7:00 p.m.
Doors Open: 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 21+ only
Doors Open: 9:30 p.m.

Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 21+ only
Show Starts: 8:00 p.m.
Doors Open: 7:30 p.m.


Saturday the 28th is the 11th Annual Fall Festival at Three Springs from 11-2



Downtown Trick or Treating is a Must for Families,  4pm-6pm  on Halloween

Children’s Halloween in Downtown Durango


Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad | 8:30pm - 9:30pm

Join resident paranormal observer and Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad museum curator Jeff Ellingson, as he guides you on a fascinating walking tour of some of the most haunted locations at the railroad. As you are guided across the railyard past the roundhouse, the warehouse, the box cars  and the museum, you will learn about the rich history of each... and where poltergeists are whispered to appear on nights such as these!

Whether you're keen on hearing the many supernatural stories that abound here or are just interested in learning about the history and mystery of the railroad, join us for a fascinating look and rarely seen side of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad! 

Please note:  These tours are intended for mature (18+) audiences only.  Closed toe and closed back shoes are required on this tour. Participants will be walking about a mile over gravel and uneven terrain.

Halloween Ghost Crawl


Zombie Crawl

The downtown Zombie Crawl is an event that is solely unique to Durango. At midnight on Halloween night, all zombies, ghouls, monsters, and other assorted creatures take to the streets in a peaceful, non-violent, unpermitted parade. This is a great way to check out all of the fantastic Halloween costumes and participate in one of the most unique Durango events. See you in the streets!



Haunted House

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It's time for the Second Annual Nightmare on Elk Street Haunted House! Bigger and better than last year! Come check out the "house" on October 27, 28, and 31 from 6:00p.m. to 10:30p.m. or the special "Kid Friendly" version on Saturday, October 28th from noon until 3:00p.m. Kids on Saturday are only $2 and all adults are only $7. Sure to be a lot of fun! All proceeds stay right in our community to help fund scholarships, Veterans, handicapped, and Youth programs.


Happy Haunting!!!



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Lindsay Walters

My name is Lindsay Walters, I was born and raised in beautiful Durango, Colorado. I am now raising my two little girls because there is no other place that can compare. I know this area about as wel....

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