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OktoberWest puts a Steamboat spin on annual beer festival

Steamboat Springs-based Butcherknife Brewing Co. owners Mark Fitzgerald

OktoberWest schedule

Friday in downtown Steamboat Springs


5:30 p.m. Pedaling Posse Parade

6 p.m. Suds & Grub beer tasting and food specials at participating downtown restaurants

Saturday at Steamboat Ski Area

10 a.m. Gondola open

11 a.m. Coca-Cola Adventure Zone activities

2 to 6 p.m. OktoberWest beer garden open

2 to 5 p.m. I Love Beef Cook-Off and tasting

2:30 p.m. FREE concert with the Mile Markers

4:30 p.m. FREE concert with the Wheeler Brothers

5:30 p.m. Announcement of I Love Beef Cook-Off winners

Sunday at Steamboat Ski Area


9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Gondola open

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Coca-Cola Adventure Zone activities


Event pricing


OktoberWest festival admission: FREE

I Love Beef Cook-Off: Available for $15 the day of the event

Beer Garden tickets: $25 in advance, $30 at the door; includes stein and unlimited 4-ounce tastings

Beer Garden & Beef Combo: $35 in advance, $40 at the door; includes stein and unlimited 4-ounce beer tastings

Buy tickets online here.

Editor’s note: The schedule has been updated below.