Steamboat January 2011 Events Calendar
First Friday Art Walk
Friday, January 7th, 2011 5:00 - 8:00pm
Stroll through the 20+ galleries and shops in downtown Steamboat featuring local and regional artists. Art Walk map available at local galleries as well as the front desk of Colorado Group Realty downtown - 509 Lincoln Avenue Steamboat Springs.
37th Annual Bud Light Cowboy Downhill
Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 4:00pm
It all began 37 years ago when Billy Kidd, Steamboat's Director of Skiing and Larry Mahan, 6 time all around World Champion cowboy, decided to invite a few of the Pro Rodeo stars to Steamboat for a day of skiing. The cowboys had such a great time that the Downhill has become the most popular event of the season with over 100 of the best professional rodeo cowboys competing in the most unique ski rodeo in the country.
The Cowboy Downhill is a late afternoon event. Public Festivities run in Gondola Square from 12:00 to 4:00pm in the Bud Light Tents and the Bear River Bar & Grill. The slalom will begin at 4:00pm followed by the stampede. Cowboy Downhill Awards will be at 5:30pm.
Strings Music Festival presenting Extasis Tango Quartet
Wednesday, January 26th, 2011 6:00pm
Don't miss bold and enchanting arrangements from the Golden Era of Tango with Extasis, an authentic tango quartet, featuring Colorado Symphony's associate concertmaster, Claude Sim on violin, Evan Orman on bandoneon, Susan Cahill on bass and Mike Tilley on piano.
Stay tuned for more events, upcoming events in February and more of the Steamboat Blog.