Steamboat Springs Editor's note: These listings have been updated to correct that the New Year's Eve show at the Tugboat is $25 and the Bear River event is $10.
Whether you’re looking for a family evening with fireworks or a chance to dress up and clink Champagne glasses in style, Routt County has a variety of options to choose from to welcome 2011 with a bang. E-mail additional events to firstname.lastname@example.org.
New year’s eve
❱❱ Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant, 628 Lincoln Ave., 970-871-6277
Free Champagne toast and party favors. Opens at 4 p.m. for dinner.
❱❱ New Year’s Eve Torchlight Parade and fireworks, Steamboat Ski Area
The Steamboat Ski & Snowboard School treats viewers to an on-snow parade down the mountain, lit only by torches, at 7 p.m. A fireworks display will illuminate the sky. The event is free and open to the public; the best viewing is in Gondola Square. Call 970-879-6111 or visit www.steamboat.com.
❱❱ Three Peaks Grill, 2165 Pine Grove Road, 970-879-3399
Free Champagne toast and live jazz music. 7 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
❱❱ The Steamboat Grand, 2300 Mount Werner Circle, 970-871-5551
Begin the evening with a cocktail hour, followed by a gourmet dinner buffet. After dinner, enjoy dancing in the ballroom and a Champagne toast. A cash bar will be open throughout the evening. Cost for dinner, dance and Champagne toast is $58 per person; $25 per person for Champagne toast and dancing only. Cocktail hour begins at 7 p.m., dinner is served at 8 p.m., and dancing begins at 10 p.m. Advance ticket purchase is required.
❱❱ Ghost Ranch Saloon, 56 Seventh St., 970-879-9898
Euforquestra with special guest DubSkin. $5. 9 p.m.
❱❱ Old Town Pub, 600 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-2101
String Board Theory plays beginning at 9 p.m. Tickets are $10.
❱❱ Sweetwater Grill, 811 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-9500
Throwdown, 9 p.m.
❱❱ Snow Bowl, 2090 Snow Bowl Plaza, 970-879-9840
Family night of moonlight bowling with cash prizes. $20 per adult, $15 per child younger than 16 includes unlimited games, shoes, Champagne toast and party favors. Reservations are recommended.
❱❱ Sheraton Steamboat Resort, 2200 Village Inn Court, 970-879-2220
Disc jockey and dancing. Tickets are $20 and can be bought in advance at Ski Town Wine and Spirits. The event is hosted by Steamboat Concierge. 9 p.m.
❱❱ Mahogany Ridge Brewery and Grill, 435 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-3773
Peace Officer plays at 10 p.m. $5. The event is for those 21 and older.
❱❱ The Boathouse Pub, 609 Yampa St., 970-879-4797
Rowdy Shadehouse Funk Band, 10 p.m. FREE.
❱❱ The Tugboat Grill and Pub, 1860 Ski Time Square, 970-879-7070
Buckner Funken Jazz. $25. Music begins at 10 p.m.
❱❱ The HiWay Bar, 136 E. Jefferson Ave. in Hayden, 970-276-4200
DJ Trigger spins.
❱❱ The Tap House Sports Grill, 729 Lincoln Ave., 970-879-2431
DJ Melrae spins. Champagne toast. FREE.
❱❱ Bear River Bar and Grill, 2300 Mount Werner Circle, 970-871-5150
Shawn David Allen. $10. Champagne toast.
❱❱ Routt County Roadhouse, 2300 Mount Werner Circle, 970-871-0800
DJ Jam plays. There will be late night food, drink specials and a free Champagne toast at midnight.
❱❱ Bella’s Wine Bar, 737 Lincoln Ave., 970-819-1463
Music by DJ Theory. Spaces are limited. Reservations are recommended. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door.