Durango Fall Pride 2024 will be held September 11-15.

The big, notorious Durango PRIDE festival is put on annually in September by The Alliance.  You can visit our events page to see pictures from PRIDE in the past.

When and where for PRIDE?

Fall Pride is a 5-day-long queer celebration with events held all over Durango, CO!  There is, however, one event a lot of people ask about:

The Alliance's Fall Pride Festival 2024

Buckley Park

Main Street, Durango CO

Date and time to be announced.

Get Involved for 2024!

Different ways to participate:


Sponsors help fund Durango Pride festival and all of the endeavors of The Alliance.  Different levels of sponsorship are available, all levels with various perks.  When sponsoring Alliance events, you are supporting the queer community of Southwest Colorado, local business, and creative endeavors among the local LGBTQIA+ population.  Contact for information on becoming a sponsor. 


Vendors are essential to providing our community with an exciting and fun festival, and showcasing the local artists and businesses who support us.  Please inquire for more information. Details are in the application or you can email

2024 Vendor Application Coming Soon!


Volunteers are the heart of any non-profit organization. Contact to get more info on volunteering for Fall Pride 2023.  The entirety of our board is made of volunteers; doing it for the love.  We would love to work with you.

2024 Volunteer Sign-Up List Coming Soon!

March with Us!

The life of a Pride festival is the procession through the city. We march to remember our history, celebrate our progress, and continue to promote equity and justice. We will march down Main Street on the day of the PRIDE Buckley Park Festival.  For more details please contact

Past Fall Pride Events:

Check out the 2023 events that made last year so great!

Movie Screening:

Too Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything!

Julie Newmar (1995)

"Three drag queens travel cross country until their car breaks down - leaving them stranded in a small town."  A classic road trip comedy, we are proud to present To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar; Starring Wesley Snipes and Patrick Swayze, Screening at Animas City Theater.  Custom movie poster coming soon!

Animas City Theater

128 E College Drive, Durango CO

PG-13 Movie, Parents Cautioned


PRIDE Mocktails & Giveaways

Kick off PRIDE with a chance to win big!  We will be giving away prizes and starting off Fall Pride with a huge social gathering with delicious drinks, hosted at Fort Lewis College's Student Union.  

Fort Lewis Student Union (Vallecito Room)

1000 Rim Drive, Durango CO

All ages, free event


PRIDE Boozy Social Hour

Okay, we didn't forget about a nice cocktail, too.  Come sip with us on Esoterra's patio while enjoying some future-house tunes from lovely local DJ's RED. A mystic way to wind down from the week and get ready for the weekend; and a damn good way to get yourself out there

Esoterra Cider

558 Main Ave, Durango CO

All ages welcome, 21+ to drink


PRIDE Boozy Social Hour Afterparty

Hosted by Starlight Lounge

Cocktail hour got you feelin' yourself?  You don't have to stop partying!  Come catch live DJ's and more drinks over at the notorious Starlight Lounge - we'll go til they kick us out.  

Starlight Lounge

937 Main Ave, Durango CO

21+ Event

Community Event:

Grand Fall Pride Procession

The grand pride procession is a way to honor, respect and tribute those who have lived openly and freely before us.  Those who have fought and persevered so that we may be able to continue their  battle through our passion and humanity.  The procession will begin on the 6th block of Main Street and continue down Main to Buckley Park, about 30 minutes.  We are excited for you will honor LGBTQIA+ history with us.

6th Block of Main Ave, Durango CO

All ages welcome, free event

Community Event:

Grand Fall Pride Festival

The big event.  The Grand Fall Pride 2023 festival will be hosted in Buckley Park.  This all-day event features bands, amazing drag, hilarious comedy, live music, food, and overall: so much fun!  We have so many different and exciting performers this year, as well as an eclectic variety of community vendors.  Come join us September 9th, 11-4pm at Buckley Park. Emceed by Drag Monarch: Vanessa Patricks.

Performances by:


RuPaul  Drag Race Alumni: Kalorie Karbdashian





Bailey Carlson



The Shimmy Mob

Live Music:

Axanda Williams

Roll Away

DJ Swerv

Buckley Park

12th Block of Main Ave, Durango CO

All ages welcome*, Free event

*Some performances may contain PG-13 material

Community Event:

Ice Cream & Goodbyes

Sponsored by the most delicious ice cream in town (with vegan options): Cream Bean Berry, we are gathering to kick it one more time at Buckley Park to say our PRIDE goodbyes - and gossip about the weekend.  Don't worry, though.  This isn't the end!  Check out our website for up to date Alliance events including our Halloween Party, Winter Pride, and World Aid's Day.

Buckley Park

12th Block of Main Ave, Durango CO

All Ages, Free event

Four Corners 

Alliance for Diversity

PO Box 1656

Durango, CO • 81302

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