Steamboat OktoberWest

Steamboat OktoberWest

One Steamboat Place


Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 12:00 to 16:00


Steamboat OktoberWest

Sat. Sep. 17, 2016

4:30 PM - 9:30 PM

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 17, 2016 2pm - 6pm

Steamboat Ski Area, Steamboat Springs

8th 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 Rocky Mountain beer, food and festivities.

The Main Event

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 and relaxing with your feet in the creek at the Steamboat Mountain Village. LIVE bands will perform on Saturday afternoon.

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!

Beer Garden

The Beer Garden will feature over 40 Colorado Brewers, each sampling 2 kinds of brew. Each attendee receives a commemorative mug with the purchase of the Beer Garden ticket.

Event Pricing

  • Oktoberwest Festival Admission - FREE
  • I Love Beef Cook-Off & tasting: $17 online in advance, $20 at the door
  • Beer Garden Entrance*: $29 online in advance, $35 at the door. (Includes beer stein and tastings)
  • Beer Garden* & I Love Beef Cook-Off Combo: $42 online in advance, $45 at the door. (Includes beer stein and beer/beef tastings) Purchase Tickets

*Must be 21 years or older to attend the Beer Garden.