Steamboat Springs Events
Bud Light Rocks the Boat Free Concert Series
Mar 11 - Apr 9, 2023
Steamboat will be rockin' Saturdays during the winter ski and snowboard season as the Bud Light Rocks the Boat free concert series returns offering a great mixture of musical genres. The series will feature everything from bluegrass to New Orleans style rhythm and blues; soul-rock to flat out rock and roll. There's something for everyone. Concerts start at 3:30pm on the Gondola Square stage and usually run till 4:30 or 5pm.
Steamboat Springalicious Festival
Apr 1 - Apr 9, 2023
Incredible Colorado bluebird sunny days, hilarious and fun events and a boatload of snow mean spring will shine a whole lot brighter in Steamboat-Ski Town, U.S.A.®. Steamboat celebrates the close of the winter season with a weeklong festival, including Springalicious festivities, fun events such as the Cardboard Classic and Splashdown Pond Skim and several FREE music concerts.
Joslyn & The Sweet Compression
Apr 1, 2023
Bud Light Rocks the Boat Free Concert Series: Joslyn & The Sweet Compression - After cultivating her dynamic voice and performance skills in backup roles and stage plays, Joslyn Hampton teamed with her stepfather, Marty Charters (a touring guitarist and songwriter who has shared the stage with legends such as Junior Wells, Buddy Guy, and Van Morrison), to compose a captivating set of tunes and assemble an ace band. Joslyn & The Sweet Compression (Robert Frahm - guitar, Smith Donaldson - bass, Rashawn Fleming - drums, Trevin Little - saxophone, and Isaac Stephens - trumpet) combine to deliver a hook-filled mix of funk and soul on their self-titled debut album, released in 2019. A headlining favorite at regional clubs and music festivals, they are poised to engage fans across the country with widespread touring in 2023. Concert starts at 3:30pm on the Steamboat Square stage and usually run till 4:30 or 5pm.
Apr 2, 2023
Bud Light Rocks the Boat Free Concert Series: MarchFourth - MarchFourth is a joy-inducing force of entertainment. The colorful explosion of brassy funk, rock, and jazz is all about the groove. This larger-than-life group of musicians and acrobats tours the country year-round, bringing a spirit of celebration wherever they go. MarchFourth is, in a word, FUN! Concert starts at 3:30pm on the Steamboat Square stage and usually run till 4:30 or 5pm.
Apr 8, 2023
The Cardboard Classic, Steamboat's traditional rite of spring, celebrates over four decades of fun homemade crafts constructed only from cardboard, glue, string, water-based paint, duct tape and masking tape racing down the face of Stampede to a hysterical finish. The creativity of the race makes it an event to look forward to every year.
The Main Squeeze
Apr 8, 2023
Bud Light Rocks the Boat Free Concert Series: The Main Squeeze - There seems to be an aura in the air when the five members of The Main Squeeze enter a room. A multicultural five-piece from Los Angeles, CA, The Main Squeeze have built a cult following in the States on the road – putting rubber to pavement and playing over 1,000 shows together over the past nine years. For a group of men with completely different backgrounds, tastes, religions, and opinions, there’s already a spirit shared amongst them when they sit down to play together. The Main Squeeze, who have toured with the likes of George Clinton & The Parliament Funkadelic, Cheese Incident, Umphrey's McGee, and many more and are lauded across North America's live music circuit. They've graced hundreds of stages and played festivals including Bonnaroo, Electric Forest, Firefly and many more. Their breakout moment came during the pandemic, the band quickly developed a huge following on TikTok. They’ve since gained praise from NPR, Rolling Stone, Relix, and Wonderland as well as collaborated with artists such as 6LACK and Gallant and regularly hosted celebrity attended gigs at their fast becoming infamous “Squeeze House.” The Main Squeeze are coming off their sixth album “To Be Determined” a body of work showcasing the unique chemistry the Los Angeles, CA based band have developed together over the years. The album is a stunning showcase into why they have become a touring phenomenon in the US and around the world, which has led to a passionate fan base – with some fans traveling the US and having seen up to 30 shows. Concert starts at 3:30pm on the Steamboat Square stage and usually run till 4:30 or 5pm.
Apr 9, 2023
The final Bud Light Rocks the Boat free concert of 2022/2023 season is none other than the legendary Wailers! Not many bands can claim genuine legend status. The Wailers comfortably claim their place in essential music history. Their music was, and is, culture-defining: rebel hearts with brave souls embodying the spirit of 70s era-defining reggae. The band play a special set featuring incredible cuts from Bob Marley’s formidable back catalogue along with a string of their greatest, classic hits. The Wailers are giving you a chance to be part of the legacy. Aston Barrett Jr, himself reggae royalty as son of the irrepressible ‘Familyman’, carries the flame for The Wailers in a show that is simply not to be missed. Concert starts at 3:30pm on the Steamboat Square stage and usually run till 4:30 or 5pm.
Splashdown Pond Skim
Apr 9, 2023
Springalicious will feature its signature Splashdown Pond Skim competition to close out the season. Steamboat’s bravest (and maybe craziest) skiers and riders attempt to cross an ice-cold pond at the base of the mountain.
Aug 20, 2023
SBT GRVL is a world-class gravel race experience held on the greatest gravel roads on Earth in and around the magnificent Steamboat Springs, CO. The unique combination of the quiet roads surrounding a thriving resort town create a setting for an incredible gravel bike race.