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Winterfest!

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We’ve packed all of our amazing winter activities into one fantastic weekend.  That’s why we call it “Winterfest!”

Winterfest! Fun

Ice Climbing: Kling Mountain Guides are at Purgatory Resort on Saturday and Sunday offering ice climbing classes for just $30. (Regular price $129 and up.) Classes are for all levels, even if you’ve never tried ice climbing before. Sign up here or call 970-259-1708.

Dog Sled Tours: Enjoy the ride of your life with Durango Dog Ranch. $165 for a one-hour tour for two passengers. Book in advance here.

Snowboard Demos:  Demos on Saturday and Sunday with our friends from Burton and Gilson. Try out two great snowboard companies for free! On the beach by Lift 1; just bring a photo ID.

Terrain Park Clinics:  Snowsports School is offering half-day clinics for just $72 on Saturday and Sunday at 9:45am and 12:45pm. Sign up at the Snowsports School reservation desk.

Burton “Riglet Romp”:  Kids can romp around on snowboards at our Burton Riglet Park, supervised by our Snowsports instructors. FREE for kids ages 3 – 6, equipment included.  Saturday and Sunday from 11am – 2pm.

Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides: Buck’s Livery is offering sleigh rides starting at 4pm on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. $49 for adults, $39 for kids 12 and under. Call 970-385-2110 to sign up.

Tubing: The Tubing Hill is open Friday – Sunday from noon – 6pm.  $10 per hour.

Evening Snowshoe Tour: See the mountain in a whole different way, on a guided snowshoe tour. Take the last chair up on Saturday, and snowshoe down the mountain, stopping for wine and snacks at Powderhouse. Tour costs $65 and departs at 3:30pm, and returns by 7:15pm. Call Guest Services at  970-385-2147 to sign up.

Kids’ Night Out: Drop the kids off at The Den, Purgatory’s slopeside child care, for a fun Saturday night from 5:30 – 9pm. The evening includes pizza dinner, games, and movies for just $30 per child. Call 970-385-2144 for reservations.

Happy Hops Hunt:  In partnership with Steamworks Brewing, we will hold a FREE scavenger hunt on Friday morning. Eight empty cans of Third Eye Pale Ale will be stashed around the mountain, containing vouchers for Steamworks and Purgatory swag. Photos of hiding places will go out through social media.

Firkin’ Friday:  Steamworks Brewing will unveil a special beer on Friday at 3pm at Purgy’s. Check back soon for details about the special craft brew.

Steamworks Brewing Osprey Pack Giveaway: Steamworks Brewing is on the mountain Saturday with happy hour pricing all day and an Osprey pack giveaway at Purgy’s at 4pm.

Live Music: All weekend. All over the mountain.

  • Friday, 11:30am – 2pm — Dave Mensch, Backside Bistro
  • Friday, 8 – 11pm — Robby Overfield, Purgy’s
  • Saturday, 2:30 – 5:30pm — Kirk James Band, Purgy’s
  • Saturday, 5:30 – 8:30pm — Darren and Missy All-Request Show, Paradise Pizzeria
  • Sunday, 2:30 – 5:30pm — Pickin’ & Powder Open Mic Session, Purgy’s
  • Sunday, 5:30 – 8:30pm — Robby Overfield, Paradise Pizzeria

 

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Save 25% on resort lodging when you celebrate Winterfest at Purgatory Resort. Available January 14-18, 2016.
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