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Durango Carve Wars Festival

  • 1 Skier Pl, Durango, CO 81301
  • Dates: 7/30/2021, 7/31/2021, 8/1/2021
  • Location: Purgatory Resort
  • Address: 1 Skier Pl, Durango, CO 81301

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 Resort. Big thanks to Kroegers Ace Hardware, our presenting sponsor for this event! 

Renowned chainsaw artists will compete for prizes and awards throughout the weekends while performing visually stimulating live shows and creating masterpieces that the whole family will enjoy! 

The event also features meet-and-greet opportunities with artists and live demonstrations. 

The Carve Wars event includes two exciting live auctions, where the carvings are sold to the highest bidder. 

This is an event you do not want to miss! 

Friday:

9 am: Carving Begins 

5 pm: Saws Down 

Saturday: 

9 am: Carving Begins 

3 pm: Auction! Rain site: Hoody's Lodge in the base area. 

Sunday: 

9 am: Carving Begins 

2 pm: Auction! Rain site: Purgy's in the base area 

1 Skier Pl, Durango, CO 81301