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.

Cowboy Poetry Train

September 29, 2017
This family-friendly special event train will feature true western entertainment. Hear music, poetry, stories, and a few "tall tales" of the West. Enjoy a western-style BBQ lunch served at Cascade Canyon, along the banks of the Animas River. Fares vary based on class of service chosen - standard, deluxe or first-class. For a discounted package, combine lodging with your train tickets. Call us today at 866-675-6900.

Brew Train

September 30, 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 is for ages 21+ over! Fares vary based on standard, deluxe, or first-class car chosen. For a discounted package, combine your lodging and train tickets. Tickets to this event go fast, so call us today at 866-675-6900.

Wine Train

October 1, 2017
Ride the historic Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Train while sampling and enjoying wines from select local wineries. Learn interesting facts about wine, partake in onboard activities, enjoy a delicious lunch, listen to live music, play yard games and more. Fares depend on class of service chosen - standard, deluxe, or first-class. Must be 21 and over. Tickets for this special Wine Train go fast. Combine your train tickets with lodging for a discounted package. Call us at 866-675-6900.

PEANUTS™ The Great Pumpkin Patch Express

October 7, 2017 to October 8, 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.

PEANUTS™ The Great Pumpkin Patch Express

October 14, 2017 to October 15, 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.

PEANUTS™ The Great Pumpkin Patch Express

October 21, 2017 to October 22, 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.

Christmas Tree Train

November 25, 2017 to November 26, 2017
Ride the Cascade Canyon Winter Train with the goal to cut down your own special Christmas Tree. Make it a fun day with the family or a romantic couples day as you pick the perfect holiday tree to cut. San Juan Mountain Association volunteers and Firewise of Southwest Colorado will assist passengers in selecting and cutting their tree. Hand saws will be provided, and the trees will be loaded onto a special boxcar for the return train ride home. At Cascade Canyon you can warm up by the fireplace...

Christmas Tree Train

December 2, 2017 to December 3, 2017
Ride the Cascade Canyon Winter Train with the goal to cut down your own special Christmas Tree. Make it a fun day with the family or a romantic couples day as you pick the perfect holiday tree to cut. San Juan Mountain Association volunteers and Firewise of Southwest Colorado will assist passengers in selecting and cutting their tree. Hand saws will be provided, and the trees will be loaded onto a special boxcar for the return train ride home. At Cascade Canyon you can warm up by the fireplace...

Christmas Tree Train

December 9, 2017 to December 10, 2017
Ride the Cascade Canyon Winter Train with the goal to cut down your own special Christmas Tree. Make it a fun day with the family or a romantic couples day as you pick the perfect holiday tree to cut. San Juan Mountain Association volunteers and Firewise of Southwest Colorado will assist passengers in selecting and cutting their tree. Hand saws will be provided, and the trees will be loaded onto a special boxcar for the return train ride home. At Cascade Canyon you can warm up by the fireplace...