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Fabulous Fall Red Balloon Event

  • Downtown, Durango (map)
red balloon event

Join us at Pine Needle Mountaineering and Pine Needle Dry Goods for the Fabulous Fall Red Balloon Event, Saturday, September 28th 11am to 3:30pm.

This downtown Durango celebration is filled with activities, games, shopping and more. We will be participating and offering something fun for everyone in the family.

Add to your fun by participating in the Local First Passport Program to win fantastic prizes from local merchants. Plus, don't miss the Red Balloon Drop at 3pm at the Main Mall for MORE prize opportunities. More than $3000 in gifts will be given away! Passports and activity guides will be available at the Main Mall starting at 11am.

Schedule of events:
11AM- Pick up your Activity Guide and Passport at the Main Mall (835 Main Avenue) First 50 shoppers will receive a free shopping tote filled with goodies from our local merchants.

11am-2:45pm- Visit the participating merchants, participate in an activity and get your passport stamped. Visit a minimum of 10 locations to be entered into the prize drawing. Extra entries will be awarded for each 10 stamps collected. (collect 20 stamps- 2 entries; 30 stamps- 3 entries; all 40 merchants-5 entries into the drawing!

Make sure to stop by and see Lisa Parkers Puppies down by the Train Depot to learn more about their programs and get a kiss from some adorable adoptable dogs.

2:45pm- Turn in your Passport at the Main Mall official drawing box no later than 2:45pm. Drawing will be held at 3pm! Must be present to win!

2:30-3pm- The Durango Shimmy Mob will dancing be in the Main Mall

3pm- Passport Prize Drawing

3:10pm (approximately) Red Balloon Drop- 400 balloons will drop from the ceiling of the Main Mall court. One hundred of those will be filled with gift certificates from local merchants. Don't miss your chance to win!

Activity Guides will be posted on September 25.