Signature Event Sponsorships

Summer tourism is expected to continue its record growth in Steamboat Springs, and summer 2014 is the perfect opportunity to take advantage of the exposure and marketing opportunities provided by the Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association’s Signature Events. Work with the Chamber on customizing sponsorship benefits that can enhance your business’ marketing objectives.

For further detail please contact Lindy Schwanke, Events & Sponsorship Director, or (970) 875-7006.

Wild West Air Fest
August 30 - 31, 2014

Attendance: 4,000
Demographics: multi-generational; young family

The Steamboat Springs skies are ablaze with aerial flying, relics of aviation history and awe-inspiring entertainment high above the Yampa Valley every Labor Day Weekend.

Event Details
Wild West Air Fest Sponsorship

Winter Carnival - Street Events
February 4 - 8, 2015

Attendance: +/- 5,000
Demographics: families and loyal Steamboat guests

The Winter Carnival has been a way to celebrate winter for over 100 years. It is a wild weekend of light spectacles, displays of skiing skills and a community coming together for a completely unique tradition. Up here, carnivals are just a little different.

Event Details
Winter Carnival Sponsorship

Steamboat Marathon, Half Marathon & 10K
June 7, 2015

Attendance: +/- 6,500
Demographics: broad athletic target market, 66% female participants, 83% Colorado residents

The Marathon is a unique combination of beautiful scenery and extraordinary people. A race with a hometown feel, where every runner counts.

Event Details
Steamboat Marathon Sponsorship

Cowboys' Roundup Days & Fourth of July Celebration - Parade
July 4, 2015

Attendance: +/- 6,000
Demographics: young family

Steamboat celebrates Independence Day in true western fashion including a hometown parade which ends in a big dance party in the street.

Event Details
Fourth Of July Parade Sponsorship

Hot Air Balloon Rodeo
July 11 - 12, 2015

Attendance: +/- 5,000
Demographics: multi-generational; family

A stunning display launches against green landscapes as more than 30 balloons rise above the Yampa Valley. The Rodeo also features a nighttime Balloon Glow in which a dozen balloons inflate at the base of the Ski Area and glow brightly.

Event Details
Hot Air Balloon Rodeo Sponsorship

Yampa Art Stroll
August 16 - 18, 2015

In collaboration with the All Arts Festival

Attendance: +/- 7,500
Demographics: empty nesters; disposable income, art collectors

The Steamboat All Arts Festival event is anchored by the Yampa Art Stroll, a juried display of art vendors nestled next to the picturesque Burgess Creek at the base of the ski area.

Event Details
 Yampa Art Stroll Sponsorship

Art Steamboat
August 2015

In collaboration with the All Arts Festival

Attendance: +/- 7,500
Demographics: empty nesters’; disposable income; art collectors

Art Steamboat is a juried art show that showcases the diverse artworks of thirty finalists from the Rocky Mountain region. The pieces will be displayed in art galleries throughout the All Arts Festival.

The art competition culminates with a reception where the grand prize will be awarded and pieces will be available for sale to the public.

Event Details
Art Steamboat Sponsorship