6th Annual Steamboat OktoberWest Festival
Saturday’s event, OktoberWest at the Steamboat Mountain Village is free to attend, featuring great live music, the I Love Beef Cook Off and plenty of regional beers to taste in the beer garden.
The festival takes place in Gondola Square and along Burgess Creek. Spend the afternoon tasting Colorado Beer, sampling Colorado Beef, relaxing with your feet in the creek at the Steamboat Mountain Village and listening to live blues form Shemekia Copeland.
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 20 Colorado Brewers, each sampling 2 kinds of brew. Each attendee receives a commemorative mug with the purchase of the Beer Garden ticket.
- Oktoberwest Festival Admission – FREE
- I Love Beef Cook-Off & tasting: $15; available at the door
- Beer Garden Entrance*: $27 online in advance, $30 at the door. (Includes beer stein and tastings)
- Beer Garden* & I Love Beef Cook-Off Combo: $37 online in advance, $40 at the door. (Includes beer stein and beer/beef tastings)
*Must be 21 years or older to attend the Beer Garden.
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 19 – DOWNTOWN STEAMBOAT
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 – STEAMBOAT SKI AREA
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Gondola open
11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Coca-Cola Adventure Zone Activities
2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Live music featuring Grammy nominated singer Shemekia Copeland
2:00 – 5:00 p.m. I Love Beef Cook-Off & tasting
2:00 – 6:00 p.m. OktoberWest Festival
2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Beer Garden
5:30 p.m. Announcement of I Love Beef Cook-Off winners