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Food & Garden
2013 September
Pg 9 - The Sunshine Express
Octoberfest Steamboat Style
from each restaurant
and cast their vote for
their favorite!
Listen to live music
from the Steamboat
Stage beginning at
2:30p. Lederhosen
T-Shirts and Collector
Mugs are available for
purchase at the event.
Oktoberwest Festival
Admission - FREE.
I Love Beef Cook-Off
& tasting - $15, avail-
able at the door. Beer
Garden Entrance* - $25
online in advance, $30
at the door. (Includes
beer stein and tastings)
Beer Garden* & I Love
Beef Cook-Off Combo
Come to the WING-
NUTZ Western Slope
Softball¡¯s
¡®TOURNAMENT OF
CHAMPIONS¡¯, Sep
6-8. Hosted by the
Rifle Area Chamber of
Commerce and spon-
sored by Wingnutz Bar
& Grill. 12 Team Men¡¯s
Tournament and 12
Team Co-Ed Tourna-
ment. USSSA Rules/
Double Elimination.
Prize money awarded
in each Tournament:
1ST PLACE: $500; 2ND
PLACE: $350; 3RD
PLACE: $150. Tourna-
ment will be held at
Deerfield Park, 300
East 30th Street, Rifle.
Date/Time Informa-
tion: Fri, Sep 6 from
7p-10p; Sat, Sep 7 from
9a-10p; Sun, Sep 8
from 9a-3:00p. $250.00
per team, register by
Wed, Sep 4. Register
Online at: www.rifle-
chamber.com. Rosters
& Waiver due by Game
time! Contact Informa-
tion: Gina Reece-Long
at 970.625.2085 Ext. 4.
The 5th Annual Steamboat OktoberWest, Sep
20-23. Celebrate the season at a Steamboat-style
Oktoberfest including Rocky Mountain beer, local
food specialties and festivities unique to Steam-
boat Springs. We¡¯re taking an Oktoberfest and
stamping it with Steamboat¡¯s western brand. No
German beer here, just
good ol¡¯ Colorado Rocky
Mountain beer, food and
festivities.
The weekend kicks off on
Friday with Suds & Grub,
a cruiser bike parade
through historic downtown with stops at restau-
rants for beer tastings and food specials.
Saturday¡¯s event, OktoberWest at the Steamboat
Mountain Village is free to attend, featuring great
live music, the I Love Beef Cook Off and plenty of
regional beers to taste in the beer garden.
Sunday, finish the weekend off at ¡®Yampa Street
Live¡¯ a town party with western music, line danc-
ing and great beer. Spend the afternoon tasting
Colorado Beer, sampling Colorado Beef and
relaxing with your feet in the creek at the Steam-
boat Mountain Village.
Purchase your gondola ticket good for the whole
weekend of riding, and the kids will have a
blast at the Coca-Cola Adventure Zone at a 50%
discount. Try out the new Water Wakerz, Ropes
Course and the all-time favorite, Slingshot Bun-
gee Jump!
The OktoberWest Festival takes place in Gondola
Square and along Burgess Creek from 2-6p. Buy
tickets online for the I Love Beef Cook Off and
Beer Garden. The Beer Garden will feature over
20 Colorado Brewers, each sampling 2 kinds of
brew. Each attendee receives a commemorative
mug with the purchase of the Beer Garden ticket.
Sample Colorado Beef from Steamboat¡¯s finest
restaurants; as they compete for the winner of the
I Love Beef Cook Off. Attendees will taste dishes
- $35 online in advance, $40 at the
door. (Includes beer stein and beer/
beef tastings)
*Must be 21 years or older to attend
the Beer Garden. No dogs are al-
lowed at the event site.
Tickets and admission registration
website: steamboatmountainvillage.
com/product-category/oktoberwest
For more information call
970.879.0880.
¡°What we plant in the soil of
contemplation, we shall reap in the
harvest of action.¡±
- Meister Eckhart
¡°If we say it long enough eventually
we¡¯re going to reap a harvest. We¡¯re go-
ing to get exactly what we¡¯re saying.¡±
- Joel Osteen
¡°It is like the seed put in the soil, the
more one sows, the greater the harvest.¡±
- Orison Swett Marden
¡°The man who sows wrong thoughts
and deeds and prays that God will
bless him is in the position of a farmer
who, having sown tares, asks God to
bring forth for him a harvest of wheat.¡±
- James Allen
¡°Talk unbelief, and you will have
unbelief; but talk faith, and you will
have faith. According to the seed sown
will be the harvest.¡±
- Ellen G. White
¡°It is only the farmer who faithfully
plants seeds in the Spring who reaps a
harvest in the Autumn.¡±
- B. C. Forbes
¡°For best results, set your focus on
goodness and sow it daily.¡± - KingDaddy
races will take participants along the beautiful
Continental Divide Trails and a variety of trail
networks in Steamboat Springs. The 50M race
is limited to 200 participants and the 100M is
limited to 250. This race benefits the kids of
A Harvest Of Inspiration
Big Rifle Softball
Tournament
Run Rabbit Run Ultramarathons, Sep
13-15, 6a, a weekend event featuring
two challenging ultramarathons. The
50M and 100M ultramarathon trail
northern Colorado.
To register visit:
runrabbitrun
steamboat.com
Run Rabbit Run