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Fired Up Fireworks and Torchlight Parade

Ski Beach at Purgatory Resort #1 skier place, Durango, CO, United States

Gather round at 6:30 as the skydarkens over the slopes and enjoy a spectacular fireworks display followed at 6:40 pm by the patrollers and ski instructors coming down the mountain, lighting up the night with bright torchlights.


Free Monster Samples

Purgy's 24 Sheol St, Durango, CO, United States

free samples with Monster Energy


Live Music: Dana Ariel And The Coming Up Roses

Purgy's Patio 24 Sheol St, Durango, CO, United States

Come up and vibe out with us to some funky-folk, laid-back, subtle soul and R&B jams! Dana Ariel & the Comin Up Roses are an Americana/Soul collective based out of […]

Rocky Mountain Freestyle Championships

Purgatory Village Express Lift #1 Skier Place, Durango, CO, United States

The top USSA Rocky Mountain division skiers fight for Colorado State Championships; athletes have pre-qualified for the championships.


First Tracks Brunch Experience

Dante's Backside Bistro #1 Skier Place, Durango, Colorado, United States

We’re offering the opportunity for a limited number of guests to board Lift 1 at 7:30 am and ski a few laps on Lift 3 before the mountain opens. Celebrate at the Backside Bistro afterwards with Champagne, warm pastries and a plated brunch, served up fresh.


Hollywood Huckfest

Hoody's #1 Skier Place, Durango, Colorado

Get ready for big air, prizes, and ultimate glory! The Hollywood Huckfest is a slope-stye freeride event with kickers above the cliff faces on the expert terrain of the Catharsis run.


Alpenglow Snowshoe Tours

Purgatory Village Express Lift #1 Skier Place, Durango, CO, United States

Alpenglow Snowshoe Tours are an evening top-to-bottom full-moon guided walk down the Front Side of Purgatory Resort. The tour route descends from the top of Lift 1 to the Main Base along ski runs, with a stop at the Powderhouse Restaurant for appetizers and wine-tasting along the way. 


Snowcat Dining Excursion

The Powderhouse & Pitchfork Pub at Purgatory Resort #1 Skier Place, CO, United States

Enjoy a memorable evening with your loved ones while riding our enclosed snowcat to the Powderhouse, then savor a gourmet 5-course dinner, paired with beer or wine.


Balloon Glow

The Village Plaza at Purgatory Resort #1 Skier Place, Durango, Colorado

Join us to watch the glow of a hot air balloon on the village plaza as the evening descends upon the lovely San Juans! Guests can experience the Balloon Glow up […]


End of Winter Daily Operations

Purgatory Resort #1 Skier Place, Durango, Colorado

Scheduled end of daily operations. The mountain will be open Friday - Sunday only after April 14th. (April 19-21 and 26-28) The final day of Friday-Sunday operations is Sunday, April 28 (weather and snow conditions permitting).

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