Steamboat Oktoberwest 2020

September 11-12th









Steamboat OktoberWest

Visit Steamboat Springs this fall for the 12th annual OktoberWest…BEER, BEEF and Steamboat! The weekend kicks off on Friday with a stroll to Steamboat restaurants, tasting beers at your leisure while you walk historic downtown. Saturday’s festival at the Steamboat Mountain Village includes the Beer Garden, featuring over 40 Rocky Mountain craft brewers. The infamous Beef Cook-off is where our local chefs vie for your vote of the best beef brisket in town. Enjoy live music, concert is free to attend.

Save the date, and stay tuned as we announce packages, deals, the band, lodging specials and more!

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Friday Night Beer Stroll

Friday September 11th downtown Steamboat Springs, 4-8pm

Meet at The Chief Theater to kick-off the weekend of beer tasting (and one whiskey stop)! Stroll through historic downtown Steamboat Springs, with your event mug, to tastings at each of the participating restaurants. Each stop on the stroll will offer a specialty beer on tap for you to taste. Ticket for Beer stroll includes mug and 2 tastings at each of the participating restaurants. Must be 21 or over to join in.

Beef Cook-off and Beer Garden

Saturday, September 12th at the Steamboat Mountain Village, 2-6pm

BEEF, BEER and Steamboat! I Love Beef Cook Off and Beer Garden takes place on Saturday at Gondola Plaza from 2-6pm. The Beer Garden will feature over 40 Rocky Mountain Brewers, each sampling 2 kinds of brew! Enjoy live music as you dip your feet in the creek. Steamboat Restaurants will be serving up their very best beef in hopes of winning your vote for the best beef in town.


  • Ticket for the Beef Cook-off includes entrance to taste beef dishes prepared by Steamboat restaurants. Sample beef from all the contestants and cast your vote for your favorite.
  • Ticket for the Beer Garden includes a plastic event mug and unlimited tastes of beer. Responsible drinking only. Must be 21 or over to join in.
  • VIP ticket includes Commemorative Ceramic Stein.