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, lindy@steamboatchamber.com or (970) 875-7006.

Hot Air Balloon Rodeo, July 13 - 14, 2014

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.

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Yampa Art Stroll, August 15 - 17, 2014

In collaboration with the All Arts Festival

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

The two-week long All Arts Festival event is anchored by the Yampa Art Stroll, a juried display of art vendors lining the Promenade at the base of Steamboat Ski Area, in a stunning setting nestled next to the picturesque Burgess Creek.

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Art Steamboat, August 1 - 17, 2014

In collaboration with the All Arts Festival

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

New for 2014 is Art Steamboat, a juried art show that will showcase the spectacular and diverse artworks of thirty finalists from the Rocky Mountain region. The pieces will be displayed in art galleries and alternative venues in Steamboat Springs throughout the All Arts Festival beginning August 1, showcasing unique artistic talents in Steamboat’s idyllic mountain setting.

The art competition culminates on August 15 with a celebratory gala event where the grand prize will be awarded and each piece will be available for sale to the public.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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