Annual Celebration of the Animas River in Durango, Colorado
Animas River Days is a nonprofit organization in Durango, Colorado, dedicated to celebrating the Animas River's role in our community by providing a venue for public gathering with whitewater competitions as well as education of the community regarding waterway resources and conservation.
Ska Beer Garden opens at noon on SATURDAY and SUNDAY!
Live Music at Santa Rita Park! Saturday, starts at noon with Chicken Strange, FOAM Jazz Band, and Pete Giuliani Band. Sunday, starts at noon with Stillwater Foundation and Robby Overfield.
San Juan Citizen's Alliance and the Southwest Conservation Corps will be hosting streamside learning opportunities about the importance of river systems, clean water and aquatic life. Kids can stop by and talk with Ranger Rick.
Bring your costumes for the river parade, June 8th at 5:30 pm. Watch the parade from Santa Rita Park and enjoy cold brews from Ska Brewing.
After Parade Party - Featuring the Carute Roma Gypsy Band at Ska Brewing ($5 cover).
Late Night After Party - Featuring DJ Soulatmic at El Rancho Tavern.
Don't forget to stop by the River Days booth to get your 2013 Animas River Days T-Shirt and Pint Glasses!
2012 River Parade!
Thank You To Our Sponsors
Animas Trading Company
Cascade Bottled Water
Flo Massage Studio
Fun Hog Press
Julie Guyther and Durango Community Acupuncture
Music in the Mountains
Mutu's Italian Kitchen
Pine Needle Mountaineering
Pediatric Partners of the Southwest
Southwest Conservation Corps
Stitches N Stuff
Tina Miely Real Estate at Coldwell Banker