Sat. Sep. 16, 2017
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Various Locations, Steamboat Springs
9th Annual Steamboat OktoberWest®
Celebrate the season at a Steamboat-style Oktoberfest including Rocky Mountain beer, local food specialties and festivities unique to Steamboat Springs.
We’re taking an Oktoberfest and stamping it with Steamboat’s western brand. No German beer here, just good ol’ Colorado brewed ale, food and festivities.
Friday Beer Stroll
The weekend kicks off on Friday. Head downtown and stroll to participating restaurants to taste a variety of seasonal and local beers. This event is a fundraiser for the Young Professionals Network.
Saturday Beer Garden and Beef Cook-Off
Saturday’s event takes place in Gondola Square at the Steamboat Mountain Village. Come listen to live music, taste all the beef you can eat at the cook-off and drink plenty of regional beers in the beer garden.
I Love Beef Cook Off
Sample Colorado Beef from Steamboat’s finest restaurants; as they compete for the winner of the I Love Beef Cook Off. Attendees will taste dishes from each restaurant and cast their vote for their favorite!
The Beer Garden will feature over 45 Rocky Mountain Brewers, each sampling 2 kinds of brew. Each attendee receives a commemorative mug with the purchase of the Beer Garden ticket.
Gondola and Adventure Zone
Purchase your gondola ticket good for the whole weekend of riding, and the kids will have a blast at the Coca-Cola Adventure Zone at a 50% discount. Try out the new Water Wakerz, Ropes Course and the all-time favorite, Slingshot Bungee Jump!
Friday, September 15 - Downtown Steamboat
4:00 - 8:00 p.m. Beer Stroll downtown Steamboat participating restaurants
Saturday, September 16 - Steamboat Ski Area
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Gondola open
11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Coca-Cola Adventure Zone Activities
2 - 6 p.m. Live Music by Afrolicious - exact time TBD
2 - 5 p.m. I Love Beef Cook-Off & tasting
2 - 6 p.m. OktoberWest Festival
2 - 6 p.m. Beer Garden
5:30 p.m. Announcement of I Love Beef Cook-Off winners