Making Lemonade- Join us for a Rail Yard Party

Making Lemonade- Join us for a Rail Yard Party

Tonight we will be hosting another yard party (for June 2 ticket holders). All of the scheduled artists will be playing on board as usual, however, the train will remain stationary in the yard. We are exchanging tickets for wristbands at the box office. The train will board at 6:30 pm and the event will start at 7:00 pm and the music will continue until 10pm. Additionally, refunds will be offered to all ticket purchasers - details will be emailed to the purchasers email address within the next few business days.

The Menu - June 1 & 2 Blues Train Food and Drinks

The Menu - June 1 & 2 Blues Train Food and Drinks

Ice cold brews, breathtaking views, tasty food and blues music! The beer lineup and food menu for the Durango Blues Trains on June 1st and 2nd are here! The menus will feature tasty brews from our award-winning brewery and cider partners Ska Brewing, Telluride Brewing Company and Big B's Hard Cider.

2018 Durango Blues Train Lodging Guide

2018 Durango Blues Train Lodging Guide

Standing as the gateway between the towering San Juan Mountains and the vast Southwest Desert, Durango is a town bustling with abundant outdoor recreation opportunities, plentiful dinning and bar options, historic relics and more! If you're coming for a musical voyage on the Durango Blues Train we recommend making it a weekend or a long weekend to explore what the treasured destination is all about. The Durango Blues Train lodging partners offer great accommodations, deals and more, to help you make the most of your trip.

Welcoming Big B's Hard Cider to the Durango Blues Train

Welcoming Big B's Hard Cider to the Durango Blues Train

With the June and August Durango Blues Trains rolling closer each day, we're excited to welcome Big B's Hard Cider to the Durango Blues Train! Based in Paonia, CO Big B's brews organic hard ciders and juices directly from their sustainable orchard. A selection two of Big B's organic hard ciders will be available on the trains, alongside of regional craft beer offerings from Ska Brewing and Telluride Brewing Company, as well as select wine. 

August 17 & 18 Tickets On Sale Now

August 17 & 18 Tickets On Sale Now

Tickets for the Durango Blues Train on August 17 & 18 are on sale now! Tickets are available online, click here, and by phone at (888) 512-7469. Tickets are $119 per person per night, plus a Historic Train Preservation fee. Tickets are limited and will sell out in advance. Get yours early and don't miss out!

Announcing the August 17 & 18 Durango Blues Train Artist Lineup

Announcing the August 17 & 18 Durango Blues Train Artist Lineup

The upcoming summer season in the mountain town of Durango, Colorado peaks on a high note on August 17 & 18 as the Durango Blues Train announces the artist lineup. The August lineup features The A.J. Fullerton Band, The Rebekah Meldrum Band, Molly Gene – One Whoaman Band, D.W. Doucet, Cary Morin, and RL Cole.

2018 Tickets On Sale Now For June 1 & 2

2018 Tickets On Sale Now For June 1 & 2

Tickets for the Durango Blues Train on June 1 & 2 are on sale now! Tickets are available online, click here, and by phone at (512) 674-9300. Tickets are $119 per person per night, plus a Historic Train Preservation fee. Tickets are limited and will sell out in advance. Get yours early and don't miss out!

Announcing the June 1 & 2 Durango Blues Train Artist Lineup

Announcing the June 1 & 2 Durango Blues Train Artist Lineup

Summer seems just a bit closer with the announcement of the artist lineup for the Durango Blues Train on June 1 & 2! The Durango Blues Train is pleased to kick off it's 8th year rockin' and rollin' aboard the the historic Durango Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad with Dwayne Dopsie and the Zydeco Hellraisers, Amanda Fish, C.W. Ayon Duo, Dos Gatos, Left Lane Cruiser, and Russ Chapman.

August Photo Gallery - Thanks For A Great Year

The Durango Blues Train on August 18 & 19 was an amazing way to conclude a rocking and rolling summer! Perfect weather, stunning performances and a great group of riders made for a spectacular musical trip. We would like to thank all of the riders and loyal fans, partners, staff, and artists who make this Durango Blues Train such a special event!

August 18 & 19 - Blues Train Food and Drinks

 August 18 & 19 - Blues Train Food and Drinks

Ice cold brews, scenic views, tasty food and blues music! The beer lineup and food menu for the Durango Blues Trains on August 18 & 19 are here! The menus will feature tasty brews from our award-winning brewery partners Ska Brewing and Telluride Brewing Company.

All Aboard - August 18 & 19 Information

All Aboard - August 18 & 19 Information

This summer's last Blues Trains of 2017 take place this weekend and we have all the info needed to get you ready for a musical experience of a lifetime!

Artist Spotlight: Kerry Pastine And The Crime Scene

Artist Spotlight: Kerry Pastine And The Crime Scene

Since forming in 2015, Kerry Pastine and the Crime Scene have taken the national roots music scene by storm. From sweaty, sold-out small clubs to sharing the main stage of festivals, the Crime Scene shows no signs of slowing down.

June Photo Recap: Thanks For A Great Ride

The June 2 and 3, 2017 Durango Blues Train was a ride for the books! Perfect weather, eclectic performances and a great group of riders made for a spectacular musical voyage. It's always a pleasure to rock the rails aboard the historic Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad and the event producers, SBG Productions, sincerely thank all of the partners, staff, artists and riders who made this Durango Blues Train a memorable event!

Special Lodging Discount at the Best Western PLUS Rio Grande Inn

Special Lodging Discount at the Best Western PLUS Rio Grande Inn

The Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn is offering a special 15% discount off of published rates for Durango Blues Train attendees. To make a reservation, call 888-245-4466 or use one of the booking links below.

2017 August Lineup Is Here

 2017 August Lineup Is Here

The upcoming summer season in the mountain town of Durango, Colorado peaks on a high note on August 18 & 19 as the Durango Blues Train announces the artist lineup. The August lineup features Hector Anchondo Band, Kerry Pastine and the Crime Scene, Brody Buster, Felonius Smith Trio, Husky Burnette ft. Caroline Crews, and Steve Itterly.

August 18 & 19 - Tickets On Sale Now

 August 18 & 19 - Tickets On Sale Now

The perfect way to end your summer in Colorado, tickets for the Durango Blues Train on August 18 & 19 are on sale now! Click here to get tickets online or call (888) 512-7469. Enjoy an evening on the rails with live blues music, Colorado's best craft beer from Ska Brewing and Telluride Brewing Company and the beautiful scenery of the famous Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad.

Tickets For August 18 & 19 On Sale March 28

 Tickets For August 18 & 19 On Sale March 28

Just announced! Tickets for the Durango Blues Train on August 18 & 19 will go on sale Tuesday, March 28 at 10:00 a.m. Tickets will be available online here, or over the phone at (888) 512-7469. Purchasers must be 21 years old to participate. Tickets are $100 per person per night, plus a 7% Historic Train Preservation fee. Set your calendar reminders - tickets are limited, don't miss out! Tickets for June 2 & 3 are on sale now, with Saturday night already sold out.