Durango & Silverton Train Events

Durango, CO hosts some of the Southwest's most distinctive events and festivals every year with something for every interest. Whether you are 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.

Need help planning your trip or have questions about an event? Call one of our friendly travel experts and we will be happy to help! Call us directly at 866-675-6900 or visit our contact page.

Peanuts™ Easter Beagle Express

April 15, 2017
Based on the beloved characters of the Charles Schultz book "It's the Easter Beagle Charlie Brown;" this special train ride helps you and your family celebrate the Easter Holiday with Snoopy and his friends! Tickets to this event are not yet available. If you would like to be put on a wait list, please call 866-675-6900.

Mother's Day Train

May 14, 2017
Give the special "Mom" in your life the gift of a historic train ride experience she'll never forget. Mother's Day is one of the most popular and beautiful days of the year to ride the train from Durango to Silverton, Colorado. Purchase your tickets online today before seats disappear or call 866-675-6900.

Iron Horse Bicycle Classic

May 28, 2017
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, and is scheduled for May 26 - 28, 2017. Themed events all over Durango and Silverton will celebrate this classic "man vs. machine" race. Purchase your round trip or one way tickets today! Call 866-675-6900.

Dinosaur Train™

June 17, 2017
Get ready for the Dinosaur Train! This special event lets kids meet their favorite dinosaur, Buddy! Based on the PBS kids television show - The Dinosaur Train. The Dinosaur train is about of 2 1/2 hours long and is perfect and engaging for younger children. The train will depart the Durango Train Station and travel for 30 minutes before arriving at the adventure area where 90 minutes of Dinosaur related activities await. While on board the train and in the adventure area, kids will play, learn...

Brew Train

September 2, 2017
Spend a day enjoying some of the best beers in the world with other beer enthusiasts! This special ever popular, ever fun, BREW TRAIN event if for ages 21+ over! Tickets to this event are not currently available. If you would like to be added to our "call list" when tickets are available, call us at 866-675-6900.

Wine Train

September 3, 2017
Sample and enjoy wines from select local wineries while aboard the Historic Narrow Gauge Train in the height of Fall. If you would like to be added to our "call list" when tickets are available, call us at 866-675-6900.

Cowboy Poetry Train

September 29, 2017
This family friendly special event train will feature Durango locals and Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering entertainers in the spirit of true western entertainment.

PEANUTS™ The Great Pumpkin Patch Express

October 7, 2017
This fall, enjoy a fun Halloween adventure for the whole family with the Pumpkin Patch Express! Ride the Durango & Silverton Train to the pumpkin patch to pick your own perfect pumpkin. Meet with famous Peanuts™ characters like Snoopy, Charlie Brown, and Lucy! If you would like to be added to our "call list" when tickets are available, call us at 866-675-6900.