how to fest
WHERE is the festival? The Durango Independent Film Festival is held in scenic Durango, Colorado. We’re a mountain/high desert town near Mesa Verde National Park and just 2 hours from the Four Corners. Click here for our official Durango Tourism website.
WHERE are the theaters? All 3 of our theaters (Animas City Theatre, Durango Arts Center, and Gaslight Theatre) are located in downtown Durango and have concessions for purchase. The Animas City Theatre and Durango Arts Center also have full bars.
WHERE is the box office? Four Leaves Winery (528 Main Ave. Durango) is our Festival Headquarters where you can purchase and pick up your passes.
2023 Festival Box Office hours: Monday, Feb 27- Wed., March 1 | 11am – 5pm | Thurs, March 2 – Sat, March 4 | 8:30am – 5:30pm. Physical passes expire at midnight, Sunday March 5. Virtual passes expire at 11:59pm March 11.
WHERE are the parties? Our parties and special events will be listed here as soon as we have them scheduled for 2023. All locations will be within walking distance of the theaters.
Where should I stay? We’re grateful to have hotel sponsorship in our little town. Click here to see a list of our partner hotels.