Tuesday, March 30, 2010
The Durango Bluegrass Meltdown has been entertaining locals and visitors to Durango for over 15 years. The fun starts this year on Friday, April 16 and performances will be held throughout the weekend at The Henry Strater Theater, The Durango Arts Center and The Wild Horse Saloon. 2010 Headliners include Audie Blaylock and Redline, Chris Jones and the Night Drivers and Durango's own Blue Moon Ramblers. Blue Lake Ranch bed & breakfast guests visiting us for the weekend will get a 10% discount on their stay with us - call to book your lodging now or for more information!
Blue Lake Ranch, The Don Gaspar Inn (Santa Fe) and The Casa Blanca Inn (Farmington) are all member Inns of the Southwest. Visit our websites for specials!
Tuesday, March 23, 2010
This unique musical adaptation of the beloved Frances Hodgson Burnett novel has been creating quite a stir in Durango this winter with a 34 person cast filled with young Durangoans. Blue Lake Ranch guests can catch weekend performances of The Secret Garden through April 3rd. As noted in this Durango Herald feature, "The musical is right on time for the debut of spring with a beautiful English garden in full bloom ending the play and inspiring the start of our gardening season."
Saturday, March 20, 2010
Currently running at the Fort Lewis College Theater is a production of Macbeth. Blue Lake Ranch Guests can catch this modern day version of "the scottish play" through March 27th.
Friday, March 19, 2010
In keeping with the spirit for the week, here's a plug for Durango's own Irish Embassy Pub. Blue Lake Ranch bed & breakfast guests will find a well poured pint of Guinness here along with standout fish & chips! The Irish Embassy also provides ongoing entertainment throughout the week - Traditional Irish Music Jam Sessions, Ceili events, a Pub Quiz Night and many happy hour specials!
Friday, March 12, 2010
Most folks think of Nebraska when they think of watching Sandhill cranes, but nearby San Luis Valley here in Colorado is a stopping point for over 20,000 cranes making their way up to Idaho for the summer. Blue Lake Ranch bed & breakfast guests traveling through the area over the next two weeks may want to make this part of their itinerary and check out the workshops and sunset trips organized by the Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge.
Visit this feature article in the Durango Herald for more details.
Wednesday, March 3, 2010
Blue Lake Ranch guests who are joining us this weekend have a terrific opportunity to see some groundbreaking film during the Durango Independent Film Festival. Guests who do participate in the festival will also receive 10% off their stay with us! Visit this link - DIFF - for more info and the schedule for the Film Festival, and visit this link for information about this and other Bed & Breakfast specials.