NYE funk partyJ-Calvin’s Funk Express and the Afrobeatniks will take over the DAC for a funked-up hella dance party.
Details: $15 GA, $30 VIP, 21 and over, 9 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 31, Durango Arts Center, 802 East Second Ave.,
Yoga into the New YearHave a wellness-centered NYE at YogaDurango. Michele will lead a candlelit class in the early evening.
Details: $16 drop-in (those with class packages welcome, too), all ages, 5:30-7 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 31, YogaDurango, 1485 Florida Rd., C-201, https://yogadurango.com/
NYE Prohibition partyGet on your Jazz Age, flapper best, Derailed is having a Prohibition-style NYE. There’s music by the Black Velvet Band, champagne toast and balloon drop, and a $100 gift card drawing. VIP tix available with guaranteed seating if you call 247-5440.
Details: $50, 21 and over, 5 p.m.-2 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 31, Derailed Pour House, 725 Main Ave., www.derailedpourhouse.com
Funky fresh at ACT The Fort Knox Five bring funky hip-hop to the ACT. Posh Josh and DJ Mateo keep the party going. Funky/disco attire encouraged.
Details: $30 pre-sale, $35 doors, 21 and over, 9 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 31, Animas City Theatre, 128 East College Dr., www.animascitytheatre.com
Live tunes at Rusty ShovelArizona singer-songwriter Josh Bierman brings the tunes and the R.S. has specialty menus going on.
Details: free entry, 21 and over, 7 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 31, Rusty Shovel Saloon, 18044 County Road 501, Bayfield, www.therustyshovelsaloon.com
Party at PurgatoryPurgatory Ski Resort hosts a plethora of NYE activities. There will be the live bluegrass of People We Know (2-5 p.m.), Fireworks and Torchlight parade (6-6:30 p.m.), and two sets from 9 p.m.-1a.m. from folk-rockers The Outskirts. Plus, there’s three seatings of a NYE buffet at Hoody’s.
Details: Free entry (except Hoody’s), all ages (except Outskirts sets 21 and over), 2 p.m.-1 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 31, Purgatory Ski Resort, #1 Skier Pl., www.purgatoryresort.com
Free tunes at BalconyThe old-time tunes of Six Dollar String Band and electric, psychedelia of Dreem Machine will flood outta The Balcony for NYE.
Details: Free, 21 and over, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 31, Balcony Backstage, 600 Main Ave., www.balconybarandgrill.com
Cheap beer on NYELady Falc’s will host a DJ get-down on NYE. There’ll be $2 beers and a free champagne toast.
Details: Free entry, 21 and over, 10 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 31, Lady Falconburgh’s, 640 Main St., downstairs, www.falconburghsalehouse.com
A buckin’ NYEWild Horse Saloon will have music by the High Rollers, door prizes all night long, a champagne toast, and finger food.
Details: $15 for 21 and over, $25 for 18-20 crowd, 6 p.m.-2 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 31, Wild Horse Saloon, 601 East Second Ave, https://durangowildhorsesaloon.com
Bayou BashGet swampy at Sky Ute for NYE. Creedance Clearwater tribute band Fortunate Son plays along with Troy Landry from Swamp People. Dance party and/or dinner packages available.
Details: $25 dance party, $100 dance party and dinner, 21 and over, 6 p.m. dinner, 9 p.m. bands start, Sky Ute Casino, 14324 HWY 172 North, Ignacio, www.skyutecasino.com