2012 Winter Carnival Schedule in Steamboat Springs

Below we have included the 2012 Winter Carnival Schedule for Steamboat Springs. Hope you enjoy!

Winter Carnival Street Events

On Saturday and Sunday hundreds of people line Lincoln Avenue to witness the Street Events. The Street Events are a wildly popular and entertaining show featuring children on skis (or snowboards) being pulled behind horses down a snow-covered Lincoln Avenue. Horse Events include: Street Slalom, Ski Joring, Ring & Spear, Ring & Box, and the famous Donkey Jump. Horse Events are for children ages 6 to 14 years old, while Non-Horse Events are for children ranging in age from infant to 14 years old.

2012 Street Events Schedule

Saturday, February 11 Sunday, February 12

Time

Event

Age

Time

Event

Age

8:15 am 100m Nordic Dash** 9:00 am Ring & Spear (6-9)
9:00 am Street Slalom (10-14) 9:30 am Obstacle Course (50 yds) (5-7)
9:30 am 3-Legged Race (50 yds) (5-8) 9:40 am Obstacle Course (50yds) (8-10)
9:40 am Ski Joring (6-9) 9:50 am Obstacle Course (50 yds) (11-14)
10:00 am 3-Legged Race (75 yds) (9-11) 10:00 am Street Slalom (6-9)
10:05 am Ski Joring (10-14) 10:20 am 25 yd Dog Dash (0-5)
10:35 am 25 yd Dash (3-5) 10:25 am 25 yd Dad Dash (0-5)
10:40 am Ring & Box (6-9) 10:30 am Donkey Jump (10-14)
11:10 am 50 yd Dash (6-8) 11:00 am Shovel Race (18+)
11:15 am 75 yd Dash (9-11) 11:30 am PARADE BEGINS
11:25 am Donkey Jump (6-9)
11:55 am Shovel Race (18+)

Events in Bold – Horse Events and required advance registration

** On Saturday, February 11th, the Nordic Council will be putting on a 100 meter Nordic Sprint. This race will start on 6th and end at 8th Street. Please contact the Nordic Council for registration information. The street events will start at 9:00 A.M. as usual.**