10 events to Go & Do May 4 to 6 in Steamboat Springs
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Although it’s hard to believe during mud season, Explore has you covered on what to do and where to go this weekend.
Friday, May 4
“May the Fourth Be with You” Party
4 p.m. | Steamboat BrauHaus, 2500 Village Drive
Kick off the summer season with the BrauHaus’ “May the Fourth Be with You” party. Steamboat Radio will be broadcasting live from the event. Awards will be given for Best Star Wars costumes.
First Friday Artwalk
5 to 8 p.m. | Downtown Steamboat, Lincoln Avenue
Steamboat’s free, self-guided tour of local art galleries, museums and alternative venues located downtown. Businesses remain open later with new exhibits each month.
10 p.m. | Schmiggity’s, 821 Lincoln Ave.
Green Buddha will bring its funky reggae with a side of soul from the likes of Seth Strickland (Dharma Krewe), Otis Lande (Euforquestra) and Jonny Jyemo (Jyemo Club) to the Schmiggity’s stage.
Saturday, May 5
Carpenter Ranch Stewardship Day
9 a.m. to noon | The Nature Conservancy’s Carpenter Ranch, 13250 U.S. Highway 40
Opening for the season, the Carpenter Ranch needs volunteers to help with trail maintenance, facility and grounds, garden maintenance and highway cleanup.
International Migratory Bird Day
9 a.m. to noon | Bud Werner Memorial Library, 1289 Lincoln Ave.
Join Yampatika at Bud Werner Memorial Library’s Library Hall for International Migratory Bird Day, which will be celebrated with presentations, live birds, informational tables and fun activities for all ages.
Hayden Cog Run
10 a.m. | Hayden Town Park, 229 S. Third St.
The Hayden Cog Run offers spectacular views on a challenging 8.4-mile out and back course on Routt County Road 76. This race has approximately 3 miles of steep uphill and 3 miles of steep downhill slope with the turnaround point at the top of the Hayden Cog. The 5K run is out and back with rolling hills south of Hayden on Routt County Road 53. A kids one-mile fun run is also sponsored by the Hayden Valley Elementary Health and Wellness Team with donations supporting their efforts.
Steamboat Dance Theatre Prom
8 to 11 p.m. | Old Town Pub, 600 Lincoln Ave.
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo and wear prom attire for the fourth annual Steamboat Dance Theater fundraiser. $5 cover. There will be a photo booth and DJ.
Sunday, May 6
Great American Horse Drive
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Maybell, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
More than 400 horses will run through town for this annual event. It is recommended to get to Maybell before 9 a.m. Vendors will be in the town park after with refreshments.
Spring Poop Clean-Up Day
Noon | Steamboat Springs High School, 45 E. Maple St.
The cleanup will focus on Blackmere Trail, Lower Spring Creek Trail and Spring Creek Trail including Rita Valentine Dog Park, Stehley Park, Butcherknife Trail and Whistler Park. Gloves and bags provided.
Women’s High Tea
2 to 4 p.m. | Soroco High School, 305 Grant Ave., Oak Creek
The annual Women’s High Tea is sponsored by the Historical Society of Oak Creek and Phippsburg. The theme is “Family Ties” and will include a variety of Routt County women who will share family tales and interesting tidbits. In addition, speaker Fran Caperell will talk about bringing family stories to life. Guests are welcome to dress up or dress comfortably. Hats will be available or guests can wear their own. Call 970-736-8245 for more information.
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Explore a mix of events happening this weekend in Routt County.