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Western BBQ

Western BBQ

Western BBQ Dinner

Saddle up partner and stampede your way to an evening of family entertainment, live music and dancing at a Steamboat tradition high atop the gondola. Satisfy even the hungriest cowpoke from start to finish when you sample all the tasty fix’n and treats at this western style family BBQ buffet.

A Shindig Fit for the Whole Darn Family. Western BBQ features dancing and live entertainment by local rock and country band Sun Dog from 7:00pm - 10:00pm. Enjoy a ride on the Steamboat Gondola and experience an evening of western hospitality plus an outstanding view of the Yampa Valley below.

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The Western BBQ offers evening dining most Friday and Saturday nights. Additional seatings offered Sundays, February 16 and March 16. Gondola boarding times are available at 6:00pm, 6:30pm & 7:00pm. The last Western BBQ is Thursday, April 3, 2014.

Reservations are required for dinner as seating is limited.
Call Mountain Dining: 970-871-5150 or Central Reservations: 800-922-2722.

Dinner Rates

Age Regular Season Rate^
Adult (18 & up) $42
Teen (13-17) $32
Youth (6-12) $32
TChild (5 & under) FREE

These are 2013/2014 season rates.

Please Note:

  • On regular nights we have a 24 hour cancellation policy. Should your plans change, we would appreciate a 24 hour cancellation notice.
  • For Holidays we have a 48 hour cancellation policy. Should your plans change, we would appreciate a 48 hour cancellation notice.
  • In the case of extreme weather, the Gondola may have to be closed for evening on-mountain dining activity. If this is the case, rescheduling or refunds will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

^ Rates include gondola ride. Tax and gratuity not included.


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