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Wedding Venues

Plan your dream mountain wedding at one of our stunning and serene wedding venues.

Purgatory Resort has several mountain wedding venues that will provide the perfect setting for your dream wedding, any season of the year — whether you imagine spectacular mountain views, an intimate aspen grove or a moonlit carpet of snow.

Start planning your perfect alpine wedding today! Contact our wedding sales team at 970-426-7276 or weddings@purgatoryresort.com. Or, complete the Wedding Inquiry Form.

Paradise Ceremony Site

200+ guests
Seasonal access, July – September

Wedding guests are treated to a scenic chairlift ride to the mountaintop, where they will then meander down a path leading to Paradise. A favorite winter ski run, this site is an open, grassy area with a platform, providing an awe-inspiring ceremony backdrop with panoramic views. Receptions are held at Purgy’s (or other Village venues), located at the base. Seasonal access via Lift 1. 
*Ski access only during winter, with limited size and availability.

paradise wedding site purgatory weddings

 

Boyce Ceremony Site

200+ guests
Seasonal access

Nestled in an aspen grove, the Needles Mountain Range provides the backdrop as you exchange vows in one of Purgatory’s most peaceful settings. Complete your day with a reception at any of our Purgatory Village venues.

Boyce wedding venue

 

Engineer Meadows Ceremony Site

200+ guests
Seasonal access

This rustic, alpine meadow framed by the rugged peak of Engineer Mountain provides an effortless setting to exchange vows. Complete your day with a reception at any of our Purgatory Village venues.

Engineer Meadows wedding site in fall

 

Dante’s Ceremony Site & Reception Venue

200+ guests
Seasonal access, June-September

Purgatory’s mountaintop venue offers a secluded setting with spectacular views of all five surrounding mountain ranges. Receptions here feature a fine dining experience with a large deck to soak in the scenery. Seasonal access by vehicles; ski access during winter season.

outdoor wedding ceremony at Dante's

backside bistro exterior dusk

 

Purgy’s Reception Venue

180 guests
Year-round access

Purgy’s resides in the heart of the base area at Purgatory Village Plaza, a fun and vibrant location for your reception, or rehearsal brunch or dinner. Purgy’s features gourmet cuisine and attentive service.

Interior photo of Purgy's wedding reception area

 

Durango Mountain Institute Reception Venue

80 guests
Year-round access

Once an elite, private clubhouse, Durango Mountain Institute now provides the perfect space for your intimate wedding and reception, or rehearsal brunch or dinner. Ceremonies are set outdoors on the patio overlooking the base of the ski area. Receptions are indoors in the well-appointed gathering space featuring cozy furniture, beautiful slate floors and full Audio/Visual capabilities.

DMI patio with flowers on table

 

Hoody’s Base Camp Reception Venue

110 guests
Year-round access

Hoody’s resides in the heart of the base area at Purgatory Village Plaza, a fun and vibrant location for your reception, rehearsal dinner or morning-after brunch. The fireplace and rustic ambiance allow guests to enjoy themselves until the night’s end.

Hoody's patio in the fall