Snowdown

Snowdown dumps ‘Still Sporty at Forty’ theme, selects new one for 2018

Carver Brewing waitress Alora Lind isn’t in a habit of helping customers make important life decisions – she recommends the Irish Stout and the Big Bike Double IPA for beers – but when the Snowdown...

DATE: April 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Snowdown 2017 bids adieu

Herald Staff Report Snowdown came to an end Sunday in Durango, swallowed up like an unfortunate particle that strayed beyond the event horizon of a supermassive black hole. The five-day winter...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Check out our Snowdown photos and videos

From amazing alien costumes to refined astronauts to general space-themed costumes this year’s Snowdown Intergalactic brought out some amazing costumes, great time and hilarious events. View all...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango retailer Silk Sparrow’s window shatters

A glass storefront window at the Silk Sparrow clothing retailer shattered Saturday morning, either from a Snowdown alien intervention, or possibly a mannequin in the store falling against the...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Photos from Saturday’s Snowdown

Check out photos from Friday, Feb. 3, at Snowdown 2017 Intergalactic. One lucky reader, who will appear circled in red, wins a $25 giftcard. Just stop by The Herald offices, 1275 Main Ave., to...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Intergalactic Snowdown Parade draws aliens, astronauts and invaders

Intergalactic travelers of all sorts – aliens, astronauts, cowboys and invaders – crowded Main Avenue on Friday night to see the Snowdown Parade. The Leland House’s Avatar float and massive...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Snowdown: Friday

Check out photos from Wednesday, Feb. 1 at Snowdown 2017 Intergalactic. One lucky reader, who will appear circled in red, wins a $25 gift card. Just stop by The Herald offices, 1275 Main Ave., to...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Follies a bawdy romp for newbie

Full disclosure: This was my first Snowdown Follies. I’m not quite sure how I managed to not go to a single show in the 22 years I’ve lived in Durango, mostly a combination of having to work and...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Photo: A Snowdown night on the town

DATE: Feb. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Snowdown: Thursday

Check out photos from Wednesday, Feb. 1 at Snowdown 2017 Intergalactic. One lucky reader, who will appear circled in red, wins a $25 giftcard. Just stop by The Herald offices, 1275 Main Ave., to...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Parking restrictions set for Snowdown Light Parade

The Intergalactic Snowdown light parade will begin with a single firework at dusk, about 6 p.m. Friday on Main Avenue in downtown Durango. The Light Parade is the only night parade held in Durango,...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Longtime Snowdown Follies participant dies after fall from stage

Adele Nielsen, a longtime Durango resident, former owner of Olde Tymers Café and a frequent participant in the Snowdown Follies, died earlier this week from injuries suffered in a fall. She was 68....

DATE: Feb. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News