2019 Steamboat Mountain Events & Festivals!

2019 Steamboat Mountain Events & Festivals!

2019-01-04 Off By The Nomadness Team

Ready to plan out your travel destinations for 2019? Make at least one of them Steamboat Springs, Colorado. This beautiful mountain town truly offers anything for everyone all season long! From snowboarding to night skiing, sledding, horseback rides, mountain roller coaster, snow cat tours, snowmobiling, hiking, fishing, and so much more. Not only does Steamboat…or as locals call it, “The Boat” they host annual, monthly, and weekly events, and festivals that you won’t experience anywhere else. So, get ready, plan your trip, and plan the events you’ll want to attend. See below to view all of Steamboat Springs, Colorado’s 2019 events and festivals.


Steamboat Springs Snowshoe Tour

If you’re looking for a new type of adventure in Steamboat Springs, Colorado come join us on New Year’s day for an exploration unlike anything else. Take an all day guided snowshoe tour off the trail. Not only explore the outdoors on snowshoes, you’ll also learn about animal tracking! Keep reading below to learn more about this special New Year’s day adventure!

Date: Tuesday, January 1st, 2019

Time: 10:00am – 1:00pm

Meeting Location: US Forest Service Office

Age Requirement: 16+

Fee: $30


Steamboat Friday Night Lights

Come join us this friday night for an epic celebration. Steamboat mountain is hosting their weekly mountain party! Enjoy night skiing, mountain coaster rides, dance away the night at gondola square with a DJ, warm up at Timer and Torch with dinner and drinks, get challenged at Rye’s for trivia night, and lastly enjoy the spectacular firework show. This event is perfect for an intimate date night or a fun family outing.

Date: Every Friday night

Time: 5:30pm – 9:30pm

Location: Steamboat Mountain Ski Resort

Age Requirement: All ages are welcome

Fee: Free or $39 for the adventure pack (includes: night skiing, coaster rides, & freestyle float)


Steamboat Cowboy Balloon Glow

Head down to Steamboat base area for the 45th annual cowboy downhill. This evening six ofhot air balloons will light up the entire mountain village. View and stroll alongside these spectacular balloons or enjoy the view from a slopeside eatery. Afterwards head to the mountain for night skiing and a cowboy show with musical entertainment and dancing.

Date: Saturday, January 20th, 2019

Time: 5:00pm – 6:00pm

Location: Steamboat Base Area

Age Requirement: All ages are welcome

Fee: Free



Steamboat Winter Festival

This year will be the 106th annual winter festival hosted by Steamboat Mountain and Steamboat Winter Sports Club, the oldest and largest winter sports clubs in the U.S. Come join us as the entire town is taken over by ski jumping, racing, parades, ski joring, night shows, and the largest fireworks event in the country!

Date: February 6th – February 10th, 2019

Time: 8:00am – 7:00pm

Location: Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Age Requirement: All ages are welcome

Fee: Free


Kehoe & Haller Cup

Participate in this once of a lifetime opportunity to race down the mountain on your skis in the designated “All Out” ski race area that is not open to the public. Race a GS or a dual paneled slalom. Race with a team for a chance to win prizes try to win the individual prizes.

Date: Saturday, February 2nd, 2019

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

Location: Steamboat Mountain

Age Requirement: 15+

Fee: $35 – $55

Individual Awards: Trophies and belt buckles

Team Awards: Courtesy prizes from Smartwool, Clif, Smith, and Marmot


Winter Wondergrass Fest

Head to Steamboat Springs, Colorado to enjoy this 7th annual winter festival of bluegrass music and craft beer, over 25 bands and over 20 breweries join this winter festival over the course of four days! The festival will include a free welcome party, mountaintop dinner, special mid-mountain sessions, and pickin’ workshops.

Date: February 22nd – 24th, 2019

Time: 8:00am – 11:00pm

Location: Steamboat Ski Mountain Resort

Age Requirement: All ages are welcome

Fee: Click Here For Tickets


Steamboat Mardi Gras Festival

Steamboat Springs, Colorado is bring the annual and world renown Mardi Gras festival to you! Come join us on the slopes dressed in festive Mardi Gras costumes. Not only ski in style, enjoy a Mardi Gras parade, free concert, Cajun Crawfish Boil, street performers, face painters, and a themed lunch party.

Date: Saturday, March 2nd, 2019

Time: 10:00am – 8:00pm

Location: Steamboat Ski Mountain Resort

Age Requirements: All ages are welcome

Fee: Free


Bud Light Rocks Concert Series

Come rock out in Steamboat Springs, Colorado during the winter ski and snowboarding season and jam to the Bud Light Rocks The Boat concert series. This free concert is a mixture of all music genres such as; Blues, Rock and Roll, New Orleans Style, Rhythm, Irish, and many others!

Date: Every Saturday

Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

Location: Werner Circle, Steamboat Springs

Age Requirement: All ages are welcome

Fee: Free


Steamboat Springalicious Festival

Join us in Steamboat Springs, Colorado for the annual Springalicious Festival! Celebrating the end of the 2018/2019 winter season with a multi-week festival that includes multiple events, champagne powder fun, free concerts, cardboard classic, and many others to look forward too!

Date: April 1st – April 14th, 2019


Location: Steamboat Ski Mountain Resort

Age Requirement: All ages are welcome

Fee: Free


Steamboat Pond Skim

As Steamboat Mountain continues to celebrate the 2018/2019 winter season. They kick off the last few moments of skiing with an annual pond skim. Join us on the mountain in your swimsuit or costume of choice. Try to cross the water in successfully in style as your friends cheer you on the slopeside as you compete for an award.

Date: Sunday, April 14th, 2019

Time: 9:30am – 1:00pm

Location: Steamboat Ski Mountain Resort

Age Requirement: All ages are welcome

Fee: Free