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SUNDAY JAN 26

NEW EVENT!

12:30 - 2 PM SNOWDOWN OPENING CEREMONY AT PURGATORY

On The Beach - Purgatory Resort

Hosted by Purgatory Resort. Rev up for SNOWDOWN 2020 at the First Annual pre-party Opening Ceremony! Start the fun with DJ Cody at 12:30 PM followed by a Ski Parade down the "Hill" to pass the SNOWDOWN torch from 2019 to NOW. Come ski in costume and you can join the parade! Meet at the 6 pack lift at 1 PM for the ride up and ski down to follow the torch. The torch will light the opening flame and the 2021 THEME WINNER will be announced!

Event Coordinator: Matthew Krichman 426-7274

THESE EVENTS ARE HAPPENING ALL WEEK:

SNOWDOWN THEME CONTEST
Magpies's Newsstand Cafe - 707 Main

This theme contest is for 2022 because themes are chosen 2 years in advance. The winner will be announced during the Purgatory event. Let your imagination run wild!! Submit your entries at Magpie's no later than NOON Sunday Feb 2. *Note: no obscene (ie, nasty) or redundant (this means we already did it and won't be doing that same theme again so don't bother submitting it). Check the walls of Oscar's, Olde Tymer's or go to www.SNOWDOWN.org if you wonder what themes have already been used.
Event Coordinator: Marlene Gebhardt 749-8913
Entry Cost: FREE
Entry Deadline: NOON Sunday Feb 2
Prize: Purgatory Ski Pass!

SNOWDOWN SEARCH FOR THE SILVER BULLET
Hosted by Coors Light & Four Corners Broadcasting

Now in its 22nd year! This event challenges all explorers, adventurers and the very clever to find the “Silver Bullet!” Somewhere out there among the cliffs and canyons, mountains and meadows of La Plata County, the Silver Bullet will be hidden! Find the Silver Bullet before anyone else and win $250 in cash, glory and other wonderful prizes! How it works; each day starting Monday Jan 27, clues will be released on RADIO 101.3 & KRSJ 100.5 radio stations that will help you in your search. You must be creative and smart in your solution of these clues to find the Silver Bullet and claim your veritable plethora of prizes. Remember there is no second place in this contest…there is only one Silver Bullet! Registration is not required but you must be 21+.
Event Coordinator: Kristin Dills 259-4444
Entry Cost: FREE
Prizes: Cash! Glory! Bragging rights! Treasure!

BUILD - A - BONG CONTEST
Prohibition Herb - 1185 Camino Del Rio

Use your imagination to build the most rockin' bong the world has ever seen! We encourage you to use anything and everything possible to build a unique one of a kind bong, the sky is the limit! Your bong-tastic creations can be dropped of at Prohibition Herb Wednesday Jan 29 through Saturday Feb 1. Prohibition Herb makes us want to sing, “where the grass is green and the girls are pretty”! Entries will be judged by our esteemed panel of judges, and winners will be picked on Sunday Feb 2 at 4:20 PM. Please ensure your bong is free of cannabis residue! Dirty bongs will not be accepted. Must be 21+.
Event Coordinator: Sayrah Sims 361-4296
Entry Cost: FREE

Entry Deadline: 9 PM Saturday Feb 1
Prizes: 1st - Basket of Prohibition Herb Gear & coupons valued at $250! 2nd - Prohibition Herb Hoodie and coupons, 3rd - Prohibition Herb T-shirt and coupons

NEW EVENT!
TWISTED SYSTEM
Conundrum Escape Rooms - 736 Main Ste 100

Prove that you are Durango's smartest by solving an almost inconceivable enigma of exceptionally difficult proportions. Time is limited, and you must work alone, but be the fastest to conquer this perplexing challenge and you will gain the coveted title of Durango's Top Puzzler! Stop by Conundrum Escape Rooms any day of SNOWDOWN between 11 AM and 7 PM to try your hand at solving the TWISTED SYSTEM! Ages 8 - 100+.
Event Coordinator: Hanna Pierce 764-4545
Entry Cost: FREE
Prizes!