Guide for relocation to Steamboat Springs, CO

Steamboat named official Colorado Creative District

Steamboat named official Colorado Creative District

Nov 1, 2017

Creativity is soaring in Steamboat Springs. With creative industries accounting for 431 jobs and contributing nearly $50 million to the local economy, in 2017 Steamboat was selected one of three communities in Colorado to earn a prestigious Creative District designation from Colorado Creative Industries. As such, it will receive a $10,000 grant as well as...

Rodeo, a Steamboat tradition

Hang your hat in Steamboat Springs, and you’ll find that the local Pro Rodeo Series is as much a part of the community as the ski slopes of Mount Werner. Steamboat was a ranching town before it became a world class ski resort, and those roots shine in town’s weekly PRCA-sanctioned Pro Rodeo series, drawing the country’s best riders, ropers, bullfighters...

Performance venues

Strings Music Festival The award-winning Strings Music Festival is a nationally recognized venue and music festival offering classical and contemporary programming. With an annual $2 million budget and housed in the 6.5-acre Strings Festival Park, the festival is led by music director Michael Sachs and executive director Elissa Greene. Bringing in everyone from...

Culture and Community

The arts are alive and thriving in Steamboat Springs. Following is an alphabetized rundown of events, festivals, associations, programs, venues and more that you’ll find in Ski Town USA. Bud Werner Memorial Library This 33,000-square-foot facility overlooks the Yampa River downtown, with dedicated spaces for children and teenagers, a coffee shop, large...

Chief Theater Going Strong

Chief Theater Going Strong

Oct 18, 2014

Just two years into its resurrection as a performing arts and cultural venue, downtown’s Chief Theater continues to bolster the arts, culture and entertainment scene in Steamboat Springs. The movie theater, built in 1926, was purchased by the nonprofit Friends of the Chief for $1.45 million in October 2012 and opened its doors to the main theater in May 2013....