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Special Events
Durango Parks and Recreation organizes and hosts an assortment of special events for all ages and varying interests.

2016 Special Events Schedule
  • Easter Egg Scramble: Saturday, March 26, at 9:45 a.m.
    Meet at the Basketball court at Santa Rita Park
  • Narrow Horse 1500 Meter Swim: Friday, May 27. Contact Suzanne Schieltz at 970.779.8643 for more information.
  • Tear It Up For Tyler Skate Competition: Saturday, June 4, at 11 a.m.
    • All ability levels
    • Cost Includes a T-shirt, prizes, giveaways and loads of fun
    • Register in advance at the Recreation Center, online or the day of the event at 10 a.m.
  • Fourth of July Freedom 5k: Monday, July 4 at 9:00 am                
    • Kick-off the 4th of July festivities at Rotarty Park by participating with family and friends in the Annual Fourth of July Freedom 5K+. All ages are welcome to run, walk, stroll, or stride. This event is free!
  • Durango Parks and Recreation Kid's Triathlon (link)               
    • Introducing youth ages 5 to 13 to the world of triathlons. This event prepares youth to compete and creates an opportunity to experience a little competition and good sportsmanship among friends and siblings.
  • Durango Parks and Recreation Adult Triathlon (link)                   
    • A sprint triathlon geared towards the beginner and experienced triathlete.
    • For registration info and triathlon results, select the link above.

For more information regarding Durango Parks and Recreation special events, please contact Ashleigh Siegrist at (970) 375-7317.
Spring Running Event
Kids' Club