(970) 375-5067 | 850 1/2 Main Ave. #2 | Durango, CO 81301
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The Durango Business Improvement District (BID) represents over 800 commercial property owners in the Central Business District and along North Main Avenue, as well as the business owners in those properties. BID’s mission is to market, promote and advocate for these property and business owners.  When you need to know something about Downtown or North Main Avenue, BID has the answer!


Children's Halloween in Downtown Durango will be held on Halloween, Monday October 31, from 4 to 6 pm. It is for children 10 and under, in costume, accompanied by an adult. Click HERE for a list of all participating Downtown Durango merchants who will be handing out candy.

Get all the latest information about events, activities and happenings in Downtown Durango and on North Main Avenue by signing up for the BID E-News. The E-News is published once a week and has five to six brief articles with accurate and timely information. We are also adding a Durango Trivia Contest and will have great prizes to give away each month! Sign up by texting durangobid to 22828, or click on the Communications tab at the top right of each page on our website.

BID has built a brand new online, categorized, keyword searchable Business Directory! The directory currently has over 300 businesses in Downtown and on North Main Avenue, with more businessed added daily over the coming months. This is your tool to help you shop local and find what you need in the heart of Durango! Click HERE to access BID's online business directory.


Click HERE for information about panhandling and how to best support someone in need.

Fabulous Fall is BID’s marketing campaign that collects events from September through November. Durango has amazing events all year, and Fall is no exception! Labor Day Weekend in Downtown Durango, Cowboy Poetry Gathering, special train rides, Oktoberfest, Children's Halloween in Downtown, and Signing with Santa are just a few. To see a list of all the Fabulous Fall events, click HERE.

BID's monthly board meeting is open to the public. The meeting is held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month, from noon to 2 pm, at BID's office 850 1/2 Main Ave Suite 2. The next meeting is October 12, 2016. Click HERE for the agenda.


First National Bank of Durango hosts BID's monthly Coffee and Conversation meeting. BID Coffee and Conversation is for anyone interested in Downtown and North Main Ave. activities. The meeting is always held on the 2nd Friday of every month from 8:30 to 9:30 am. at First National Bank of Durango in the Community Room, 259 W. 9th Street. Free coffee and pastries are provided by First National Bank of Durango.

Click HERE for the agenda for the next meeting.


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