Arts in Steamboat Springs

Hot Air Balloon Festival & Art in the Park

This festival sends over 40 colorful balloons into the clear skies above town, while a large arts-and-crafts show unfolds in West Lincoln Park. Call Steamboat’s Chamber of Commerce for more information.
Music in Steamboat Springs

Strings Music Festival

This long-running summer music festival hosts some 70 performances through the summer across a range of genres, including rock, blues, bluegrass, jazz and chamber music. When the weather is nice you can snag cheap s…
Rodeo in Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs Pro Rodeo Series

A historic rodeo that sees some of the best riding and roping in the West; it also has a helluva BBQ stand. Events generally include bull rides, bucking broncos, barrel racing and mutton-busting for the kids.
Sports in Steamboat Springs

Yampa River Festival

This festival features a kayak rodeo – which attracts national and international world-class playboaters – an upstream slalom race, and the Crazy River Dog Contest, in which dogs retrieve sticks from the river.
Art in Steamboat Springs

First Friday Art Walk

Steamboat Springs’ monthly Art Walk transforms local shops into galleries and sends wine-sipping visitors along the Lincoln Ave promenade between 4th and 12th Streets.