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Nov 23, 2016

Scholarship Day

Steamboat’s Opening Day Tradition

Scholarship Day revenues from the day’s specially priced ticket benefit the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club Scholarship Fund. Scholarship Day has raised nearly $930,000 since 1991/92. This fund provides financial support for deserving local children participating in Club programs. In fact, the Club is one of the oldest and most recognized ski clubs in the United States and has been named three times as the United States Ski & Snowboard Association’s Club of the Year.

Scholarship Day Info – November 23

  • The resort’s annual opening day tradition, Scholarship Day, benefiting the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club scholarship programs, will be on Wednesday, November 23
  • Scholarship Day tickets prices will be announced soon
  • Passes and frequency cards are not valid
  • The Ticket Office will load a Scholarship Day ticket to current passholders’ QuickTrax cards, so remember to bring your pass
  • Scholarship Day tickets may be purchased and loaded in advance on season passes, frequency cards and daily QuickTrax cards starting as early as November 21
  • Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club will be serving hot chocolate on the stage
  • Go Joes will open at 7am for coffee and pastries

Guests and Visitors

Getting to Steamboat this winter has never been easier. Steamboat’s nonstop flight program will offer convenient access via nonstop air service from 11 major airports on Alaska, American, Delta and United Airlines. The snow has been falling and a number of airfare specials are currently available until November 30. Contact Steamboat Central Reservations® for airfare details or for winter vacation packages including Spur on Winter at 800-922-2722 or click here.


Please make sure you have signed your liability waiver before you head to the lifts. The Steamboat Ticket Office is already printing up new season passes seven days a week from 9am-5pm and 8am-5pm this weekend. Remember, it’s never too early to get in, sign a liability release and get your pass so you’re ready for the season.

Log In and Sign Your Waivers

In addition to Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club Scholarship Day be sure to join us for all of the Opening Day activities! The first lift will open at 8:30am. Activities include:

• FREE Opening Day t-shirts to the first 100 in line at the Gondola
• FREE hot chocolate on the Steamboat Stage provided by the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club
• Surprise Gondola Car Opening Day Wishes
• Opening Day Happy Hour at the Bear River Bar & Grill from 11am – 5pm featuring 2 for 1 appetizers, $6 Korbel South Peach Cocktails, $5 Korbel Brut or Sweet Rose California Champagne

  • Time

    8:30 AM — 4:00 PM

  • Location

    Steamboat Ski and Resort
    2305 Mt. Werner Circle, Steamboat Springs, Colorado 80487