Steamboat Springs breaks special events into three distinct classifications based on set criteria. The categories below will help you determine the category which best represents your special event and to begin the application process identifying city services and event fees.
Festivals, automotive shows, arts and/or crafts shows, outdoor concerts, carnivals or any non-sports event that requires two or more city services or uses one or more city venues such as city roads, parking lots, parks or facilities.
Sports tournaments, foot races, bike races or tours or recreational or competitive sporting events that requires two or more city services or uses one or more city venues such as city roads, parking lots, parks or facilities.
Traditional government, school and private functions that contribute to the health and well-being of the community. Please note that City/School/private activities are not required to pay the $150 application fee.