March 3-5, 2023
The WinterWonderGrass Festival brings together authentic bluegrass music and Colorado craft beer for one of the best music festivals of the season. The festival features over 15 Colorado craft breweries, cider, wine and more than 25 bands during this three-day event.
This year’s festival headliners include Greensky Bluegrass, Infamous Stringdusters, Leftover Salmon, and more. Click below to view the full list of performers and the schedule of all of the event's festivities.
Catch the free show on Thursday, March 2nd at the base of Steamboat Resort with performers Trout Steak Revival at 2:15 pm. There are also two free on-mountain performances at Thunderhead Lodge including the Fretliners on Saturday and Clay Street Unit on Sunday. Both performances run from 11 to 1 pm.
Grass After Dark
You can't stay here but you don't have to go home. The magic pours into the community following the festival each night! Ride the gondola to Thunderhead Lodge, walk over to the Grand Ballroom, or feel the local vibes downtown at Schmiggity’s. Tickets on sale now!
Things to Do
The festival is a community and family-friendly event featuring a colorful kids zone with face painting, hula hooping, and crafts while parents can enjoy libations and enjoy live music until the sun sets. Children under 12 are free and seniors over 75 are also free. Check WinterWonderGrass's official website for VIP, lift tickets and more.
Steamboat Springs also offers off-mountain winter activities for all ages during your visit. Go for a snowmobile tour, a dog sled ride, float away in a hot air balloon or soak in the hot springs. Click below to view all of the winter activities that are sure to make your visit to Steamboat a memorable one.
Transportation and Lodging Packages
Whether you prefer a taxi service, on-site shuttle, or opt for the free bus system, there are many options for easy travel within Steamboat Springs.
Storm Mountain Express
Storm Mountain Express operates a premier shared ride service from the Yampa Valley Regional Airport (Hayden) to your lodging in Steamboat. Storm Mountain Express also offers a private executive shuttle service from Denver International Airport, Eagle/Vail Airport, Steamboat Springs and surrounding areas. Large group charter rates are available upon request.
GO Alpine has provided the community of Steamboat Springs with local taxi service since 1984. They offer daily ride share or private vehicle service between the Yampa Valley Regional (Hayden) Airport and scheduled, rideshare shuttles between the Denver International Airport. Services available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!
Steamboat Springs Transit (SST)
For those without their own transportation, the city of Steamboat Springs offers a comprehensive system of free transportation between the ski area, downtown and most hotel, condominium, restaurant, grocery and entertainment locations, stopping at each location approximately every 20 minutes. Ride with ease from your condo to the mountain or take the bus downtown for some Grass After Dark. Check the bus schedule and ride responsibly during the festival.
Lodging Property Shuttles
Many of the local lodging properties offer shuttle service. The extent of the service is dependent on each property and the season.
For more event info, please visit the official WinterWonderGrass website.