Frequently Asked Questions

La Plata County Fairgrounds

Address: La Plata County Fairgrounds & Events Center 2500 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301

What is taking place at the La Plata County Fairgrounds?

The fairgrounds will act as the central location for the Four Corners Motorcycle Rally! Vendors, stunt shows, races, live music, workshops, food & drinks, the rodeo, parties, and more will all be taking place here!

Are colors allowed?

Yes, all are welcome!
Please note that due to recent events, we will have increased security present. Each location of the rally will have 24 hour security Thursday through Monday. We are working with local law enforcement to ensure the Rally is as safe and fun as possible!

Is there parking?

Yes! There is tons of availability for motorcycle parking at the La Plata County Fairgrounds. Cars will be directed to park next door at Durango High School, with the exception of accessible parking available on-site.

Durango Harley-Davidson

What is the "Drag Strip"?

Some of the motorcycle industry's BIGGEST parts and accessories manufacturers will be at Durango Harley-Davidson Labor Day Weekend!

Not only can you shop your favorite brands, you can rely on the skilled service technicians at Durango Harley-Davidson to install your new parts and accessories all weekend long!

Is there food available at the dealership?

There will be multiple food trucks, including a coffee vendor, available throughout the weekend. The restaurant located in the parking lot is now The Goose and will be open and serving delicious food. A rally bar will be located amongst the food trucks on the grass.

Will there be any bike shows at Durango Harley-Davidson?

Yes! The Chopper Kings Clubstyle Contest will take place at the dealership on Sunday, September 3.


Will there be any live music?

Yes! There will be bands performing throughout the weekend at the La Plata County Fairgrounds. Check the event schedule for details.

Will the Ives Brothers Wall of Death be returning?

Yes! We are excited to announce the return of the Ives Brothers Wall of Death stunt shows happening all weekend long at the La Plata County Fairgrounds!

What is the Drifter Cross?

The Drifter Cross Presented by Slyfox is the sport the industry has been waiting for, a platform which brings the world of stunt riding and racing together. A timed format obstacle course where stunt riders will use their unique skills against the clock. In Drifter Cross you either beat the clock or you don’t, there is no bias, the clock decides the winner!

This is Drifter Cross, The Proving Grounds!

Will there be any Bike Shows?

Biltwell Bike Show - Friday, August 29, at the La Plata County Fairgrounds

V-Twin Visionary Performance Bike Show – Saturday, August 30, at the La Plata County Fairgrounds 

Iron Goddess Women’s Motorcycle Show – Sunday, September 1, at the La Plata County Fairgrounds

Chopper Kings Clubstyle Contest -- Sunday, September 1, at Durango Harley-Davidson

Where are the After Parties?

The After Hours Parties will be held on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights at the La Plata County Fairgrounds and at El Rancho Tavern on Sunday Night.

Where is the Four Corners Rodeo taking place?

The Rodeo will take place in the arena at the La Plata County Fairgrounds. This is a longtime rally favorite and we're excited to be bringing it back for 2024!

What races are taking place during Rally weekend?

Saturday, August 30: Flat Track Races at the La Plata County Fairgrounds and Events Center 

Sunday, September 1: The Hill Climb Races at Purgatory Ski Resort

Will there be food/drinks at the Races?

Yes! The La Plata County Fairgrounds kitchen will host multiple food trucks throughout rally weekend!

Is there parking at the Flat Track Races?

There is ample motorcycle parking at the fairgrounds and car parking right next door at Durango High School.

Do I need tickets to the races and rodeo?

Yes! You will need to purchase GA tickets to enter the fairgrounds in addition to Flat Track and/or Rodeo tickets to enter the arena.

Where will vendors be located?

Vendors will be located at the La Plata County Fairgrounds and Durango Harley-Davidson.


Are there reccommended rides in the area?

One of the BEST things about Four Corners Motorcycle Rally is the riding! Our favorite: The Million Dollar Highway!

We will have Ride Guides available with routes of various lengths and skill levels available for free at our Merch Tents!  

What are the details of the $25,000 Poker Run?

The Four Corners Motorcycle Rally Poker Run presented by Rider Justice is taking place Friday, August 30 through Sunday, September 1!

Pick up a Poker Run card at the Rider Justice booth located at Durango Harley-Davidson and complete each of the five stops. At each location, you will select a card and a representative will sign off on your pick. You will pull your final card at Durango Harley-Davidson. If you get a royal flush, you will receive $25,000!! All participants who complete their card can submit it at Durango Harley-Davidson to be entered to win from a variety of incredible raffle prizes!

What are the details on the Missing, Murdered, and Indigenous Relatives Ride?

Sunday, September 1, 2024
$30 Per Rider, $15 Per Passenger 
Every dollar supports MMIR

Registration at the La Plata County Fairgrounds: 9:00AM-10:00AM

  • Refreshments and coffee will be served
  • MMIR Ride T-Shirt included
  • Southern Ute Bike Blessing
  • Food blessing by tribal member
  • Refreshments provided 
  • Cultural Performances 

The Area

What will the weather be like?

The average high in September is mid to high-70s, with average lows in the mid to high-40s. Rain is a possibility, so it’s best to be prepared! 

Any local breweries?

Durango is home to EIGHT craft breweries! You can check them out HERE.

Where are the best places to eat? 

There will be food trucks available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the La Plata County Fairgrounds.

The Goose Eatery - Located at Durango Harley-Davidson

Downtown Durango – home to tons of local eateries!! Did you know that Durango has more restaurants per capita than San Francisco?!

Is there a hot spring nearby?

We highly recommend checking out the Durango Hot Springs! The Durango Hot Springs’ amenities include 26 unique thermal mineral water features, including 16 natural mineral soaking pools, 8 private Japanese-inspired cedar soaking tubs, reflexology walking path, and a rain tower. Other amenities include a resort-style swimming pool, concession area, and cold plunge pool. 

Is there a lake or river to go swimming in? Yes, Lake Nighthorse in Durango, Lake Vallecito, and Animas River are all great options!