Steamboat All Arts Festival

Thu. Aug. 18, 2016 - Sun. Aug. 21, 2016

8:30 AM

Various locations, Steamboat Springs

8th Annual All Arts Festival, 2nd year Managed by the Steamboat Springs Art Council

Indulge in the delights of all your senses at the Steamboat All Arts Festival, where symphonic sounds fill the mountain air, culinary delights ignite the taste buds and visual creations burst with color and originality in the mountain town of Steamboat Springs, Colorado.

A collaborative event, the All Arts Festival encompasses the rich culture of Steamboat’s visual, music, and performance arts whilst featuring nationally-renowned artists in an idyllic mountain setting. Listen to cowboy jazz or bluegrass or browse the Yampa Art Stroll during this eclectic affair.

Event Schedule 2016

See below for the variety of visual, performance, and other events taking place around the 2016 Steamboat All Arts Festival.

Thursday, August 18

4 - 6 p.m. Art Stations, various locations
5:30 p.m. Seminars in Steamboat presents "Inequality and the American Dream", Strings Pavilion (tickets available at 5:15 p.m.)
7 p.m. The Chief Players present The Secret of Yonder Mountain: A Live Western Melodrama, The Chief Theater. Great family fun for all ages.

Friday, August 19

TBD - "Midday at the Museums"
11 a.m. Guided tour of the Steamboat Art Museum - Plein Air Painters of America (PAPA) with refreshments
11:45 a.m. Brown Bag lecture at Tread of Pioneers Museum with artisit Chula Beauregard, "A Celebration of Routt County's Heritage and Community Through Visual Art"
4 - 6 p.m. Art Stations, various locations
5 - 7 p.m. Creative Mixology - a creative party celebrating all art form with a spotlight on aerial at the Depot Art Center
8 p.m. Steamboat Student Film Festival presents a screening of the 15 award-winning films from this year's 4th annual Film Fest, Bud Werner Memorial Library.

Saturday, August 20

10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Yampa Rive Fine Art Stroll on the Yampa River, downtown
10 a.m. - noon Steamboat Movement Fest and Steamboat Springs Arts Council present, Yoga and Mala Making workshop at the Depot Art Center
1 p.m. Steamboat Springs Arts Council presents an Aerial Workshop. Learn more here.
4 - 6 p.m. Art Stations, various locations
8 p.m. Strings Music Festival presents Lake Street Dive (soul/pop/motown) at Strings Music Pavilion

Sunday, August 21

10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Yampa Rive Fine Art Stroll on the Yampa River, downtown
7 - 9 a.m. Steamboat Springs Arts Council presents Sunrise Aerial Photography Workshop, location and details here.
3 p.m. Off the Beaten Path presents a Local Author Showcase, featuring 3 local authors in a panel-style event.
4 - 6 p.m. Art Stations, various locations
6 p.m. Steamboat Springs Quartet presents a dinner and performance concert with the concert beginning at 6:30 p.m. Learn more here.

Ongoing Monday - Friday, August 18 - 21

Young at Art Creativity Camp, The Art Depot, $140 per week

 

View the full calendar of events for the weeks of All Arts Festival by clicking on the link below.

Full Calendar

For more information on the arts and culture in Steamboat Springs, please visit our Arts and Entertainment page for details on the arts community, year-round performances, venues and much more.

Volunteers and Sponsors

Find out how you can participate in one of the most collaborative events surrounding arts and culture in Steamboat Springs. More details to come spring of 2016.