Monday October 15th
Scholastic Book Fair: Enchanted Forest Book Fair – Let Your Imagination Grow 8:30am – 3:30pm
Located at Pagosa Springs Elementary School, 800 South 8th Street, Pagosa Springs, Co 81147. The book fair will be open on the evenings of the parent/teacher conferences. There is a wide variety of books and price ranges available and there is always a huge supply of bargain items. For more questions or to volunteer, contact Lisa Scott at 264-2730 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Line Dancing 9:15am – 11:30am
PLPOA Vista Clubhouse, 230 Port Ave, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147. Beginners at 9:15 a.m., advanced group at 10:15 a.m. Call Beverly for information at 264-2064.
Playwriting with Thingamajig Playwrights Festival 10am
Hosted by the Pagosa Center for the Arts at 2313 Eagle Drive, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147. Watch the playwriting process and see the process a play goes through to go from ideas to words on a page to action on the stage.
Martini Monday 3pm – 9pm
The Springs Resort, Ecoluxe in The Springs Resort & Spa, 165 Hot Springs Blvd, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147. Enjoy Signature martinis.
Square Dancing 6pm – 8pm
High Country Square dances to caller Jim Park. PLPOA Clubhouse at 230 Port Ave, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147.
Monday Night Football 6:15pm
La Taqueria San Juan hosts Monday Night Football at 135 Country Center Dr, Suite A, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147. Five Big screens and 150″ projector for MNF games. Food and drink specials available during the games. Learn more at taqueriapagosa.com.
Tuesday October 16th
Open Mic 6pm – 9pm
Hosted by Emily Tholberg at Pagosa Brewing Company at 118 N Pagosa Blvd, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147.
Wednesday October 17th
Wine Down Wednesday 3pm – 9pm
The Phoenix Bar in The Springs Resort & Spa, 165 Hot Springs Blvd, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147. Enjoy a variety of great wine at good prices. Glasses of wine start at $3 per glass.
Pumpkin Patch in the Secret Garden 4pm – 7pm
Fall festivities in Durango as we celebrate the changing of the season and the prettiest time to be in the mountains of Colorado! We will have our own pumpkin sales, a Charlie Brown screening, and live music. Warm your hands and fill your belly at the s’more bar and for our age permitted attendees, we’ll be serving festive drinks! Located at the Leland House & Rochester Hotel at 726 E 2nd Ave, Durango, CO 81301.
Trivia Night 6pm – 8pm
Hosted by Pagosa Brewing Company at 118 N Pagosa Blvd, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147. 2 Hours of Trivia with Drinks and prizes.
Thursday October 18th
PSMC Pink Party 5:30pm – 7:30pm
EcoLuxe Building in The Springs Resort & Spa, 165 Hot Springs Blvd, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147. Pagosa Springs Medical Center’s Pink Party because “Knowledge Saves Lives.” Learn more about cancer, healthy living and celebrate survivorship. The evening features PSMC physician speakers, light hors d’oeuvres, cash bar, music and more. FREE to the public.
NFL Night at Taqueria 6pm
La Taqueria San Juan hosts NFL Night at 135 Country Center Dr, Suite A, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147. Five Big screens and 150″ projector for MNF games. Food and drink specials available during the games. Learn more at taqueriapagosa.com.
Friday October 19th
Kids Fall Painting Class 3pm – 6pm
Hosted by Pagosa Play Place at 2839 Cornerstone Drive #3, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147. Sign up for a fall themed kids painting class taught by Kelly Espinosa on Friday October 19. Kids will enjoy painting, snack and playtime for only $15. Email us at email@example.com to reserve your child’s seat. Painting starts at 3:30. All proceeds benefit the Rising Stars of Pagosa Springs operating as Pagosa Play Place.
Saturday October 20th
Mass Ascension 8am – 10am
Weather permitting, balloons will launch from the field on Hermosa Park Road next to Highway 550. PLEASE DO NOT PARK ON HIGHWAY! There will be parking provided off Hermosa Meadows Rd. Mass Ascensions of up to 20 balloons on Saturday and Sunday morning. Mass Ascension from Launch Field at Hermosa Meadows Road & Highway 550, Durango, CO 81301. Launching approximately 8:15am -8:30am
The San Juans for San Juan 1st Fundraiser 5pm – 10pm
An event that is fun for all ages and family friendly! Shooters and Shenanigans will host FREE salsa lessons with Dali, from 6:30-7:30 pm and then later, live music from a local band, playing all types of music! Throughout the evening there will be a pumpkin carving activity, a slideshow presentation of the school in Puerto Rico that will enjoy the solar system. There will be door prizes and The San Juans for San Jun tee-shirt give-a-ways! Shooters and Shenanigans at 23 Pike Drive, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147.
Animas Valley Balloon Glow 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Hosted by Animas Valley Balloon Rally at Hermosa Meadows Rd, Durango, CO 81301. Valley Balloon Glow at Hermosa Meadows Road and Highway 550 Balloons will light up the night in the Valley! Watch as the crews inflate the balloons for this on-the-ground show. Get up close and personal and meet the pilots and crew. The fire will warm your spirit and illuminate the night. There will be a few food vendors and the mobile T-Shirt Factory. Balloons will begin setting up & start glowing about 7:30pm (Sunset).
Free Live Music: Steve Blechschmidt 5pm – 8pm
The Springs Resort & Spa, 165 Hot Springs Blvd, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147. Free Live Music: Steve Blechschmidt plays soothing acoustic guitar and banjo in the atrium of the 3 story luxury lodge.
Sunday October 21st
Land Navigation Workshop 9am – 3pm
Hosted by Step Outdoors. Created for individuals with little to no knowledge on how to read a map or how to follow a course to reach a destination or terrain landmark. This workshop is hands on skill practice. We will walk four’ish miles during the six hour workshop. The pace is unhurried and fragmented with rest breaks where we assemble and work through the pages of our workbook. The workshop concludes with a one hour ROGAINE race to test your newly acquired skills. Visit www.StepOutdoorsColorado.com or call 970.946.5001 for more information.
NFL Sunday at Taqueria 11am – 9pm
La Taqueria San Juan hosts NFL Sunday at 135 Country Center Dr, Suite A, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147. Five Big screens and 150″ projector for MNF games. Food and drink specials available during the games. Learn more at taqueriapagosa.com.
Forming the Partnership (Getting Started) Course 1pm – Oct 26 4pm
Located at Parelli Natural Horsemanship at 7 Parelli Way, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147. One Week Immersion focused on being Savvy and Safe so you can start having real fun with your horse. Topics include Level 1-2 ground skills, Level 2 riding skills, Horse behavior & psychology, Horsenality, Obstacles & Water Crossing and Level 1 graduation.
Free Virago F.I.T. Yoga Class 6pm – 7pm
Join us for a free Yoga class hosted by The Hummingbird Effect and sponsored by Virago Fitness – a nonprofit activewear brand with a mission to spread awareness about the benefit of fitness for healing and growth. This class is one of the many free fitness classes brought to you by the Virago F.I.T. Project which stands for Fitness Is Therapy. This restorative yoga class is open to all yoga levels regardless of age, fitness level or bodily limitations. This practice is to gently build strength and flexibility as well as to deepen the breath and the connection to the body. There will be an introduction to breath work and meditative practices as well as the use of essential oils. Located at the Pagosa Springs Dance Academy at 450 Lewis Street, Pagosa Springs, Colorado 81147