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Events

May 23, 2020

IHBC Quarter Horse

Now in its 49th year, the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic marks the official start to summer in Durango.  And Purgatory Resort is the host for the finish line of the Quarter Horse race.

Come watch as hundreds of riders make their ...
June 27, 2020
9:00am - 5:00pm

Trail Party Enduro Race

Trail Party is bringing gravity stage racing to Purgatory Resort!

Check out the unique format for this race, designed to maximize the fun and give riders the best chance to perform at their highest level.

This race features:

100% lift access! Ride the stages ...
July 11, 2020
10:30am - 2:30pm

Ska/Zia Town Series Bike Race

The Ska/Zia Town Series comes to Purgatory Resort for  a fun day of racing!

9 – 10:30: Rider check-in, in front of the Ticket Office 10 – 11:30: Practice Noon: Race! And, there’s a beer festival all afternoon! This race will use Pirate and Divinity ...
July 11, 2020
1:30pm - 5:00pm

Summer Brew presented by Liquor World

Come join us for a fun day sampling great summer beers!  This is Purgatory Resort’s summer beer festival, featuring all your favorite cold, refreshing, summertime beers!

Bring your friends and a blanket or a lawn chair, and enjoy a great summer ...
July 17, 2020 to July 19, 2020

Mountain Archery Festival

Mountain Archery Festival is back for year two at Purgatory Resort!

Details & Registration!

The festival will include various courses and competition formats over three days, including:

Pope & Young course Train To Hunt course Kirsch course Kryptek course Mountain Madness shoot off Neon Night Shoot Kids’ course  

All told, ...
August 1, 2020
9:00am - 1:00pm

Muck & Mire Mud Adventure Race presented by TBK Bank

Get muddy and conquer the obstacles on this adventure race that is fun for the whole family.  This is one of Purgatory’s most popular events of the year.

This mud run has more than 20 great obstacles, tons of mud, and ...
August 7, 2020 to August 9, 2020

Carve Wars presented by Kroegers Ace Hardware

Get ready for the HIGH OCTANE chainsaw carving competition that is entertaining crowds across the country!

Carve Wars showcases the excitement and wonder of this unique artistry. This family-friendly FREE event will take place right in the base area at Purgatory ...
August 14, 2020 to August 16, 2020

Mushroom & Wine Festival

Purgatory Resort’s Mushroom & Wine Festival is a “wildly” popular celebration of the bountiful wild mushrooms that can be found right here on the mountain.

The weekend-long celebration features:

6-course mushroom dinner with wine pairings Guided mushroom foray Food and wine extravaganza featuring five ...
August 15, 2020
10:30am - 2:30pm

Ska/Zia Town Series Bike Race

The Ska/Zia Town Series comes to Purgatory Resort for  a fun day of racing!

9 – 10:30: Rider check-in, in front of the Ticket Office 10 – 11:30: Practice Noon: Race! Trails for the race are TBD and will be announced as we get ...
September 6, 2020
12:00pm - 3:00pm

Motorcycle Hill Climb

This is sure to be one of the most exciting events of the season!  Come watch as competitors attempt to race their motorcycles straight up the hill from the base area.  All the action takes place right on Pandemonium ski ...
September 26, 2020
9:00am - 12:30pm

Mountain Marmot Trail Run

For all you trail runners out there, the Mercy Foot & Ankle Center Mountain Marmot Trail Run presented by Durango Running Company is the race for you.

Have you ever stood at the bottom of a mountain, staring up at the ...
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October 3, 2020
1:00pm - 5:00pm

Oktoberfest!

Come join us for this favorite fall festival with craft beer, great music, traditional German food, and more!



Breweries

Durango’s favorite breweries will be on-site pouring their amazing beers.

Live Music

We’ve got a great lineup of music throughout the afternoon.  Details coming soon!

Food

Purgy’s ...
October 16, 2020 to October 18, 2020

USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championship

The collegiate mountain bike national championship is coming to Purgatory Resort!

Stay tuned for more details, and plan to be here for three days of racing with the best collegiate athletes in the country.