Local Events

Use this guide to plan your next fun trip to Leadville with events you can't find anywhere else, like the annual Boom Days festival, a Practice St. Patrick's Parade in September, or the 100-mile "Race Across the Sky!"

Trick or Treat Street & Haunted House

Every Halloween / October 31st

Holiday Local Arts & Crafts Fair

Friday, Nov 17th 3-8pm, & Saturday Nov 18th 10am-4pm, at CMC

Victorian Christmas in Leadville

Parade of Lights: Friday, December 1st Victorian Homes Tour: Saturday, December 2nd

Ski Cooper Opening Day

Best Guess: Saturday, December 9th, 2017
Location: 232 County Rd 29
Phone: 800-707-6114

Wine at the Mine

Friday, February 9th: Annual Wine & Beer Tasting Event
Location: National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum

Leadville Loppet

Saturday, February 17th: Cross Country Ski Races

Ski Joring & Crystal Carnival

Friday-Sunday, March 2nd - 4th, 2018

4th of July Celebration

Every July 4th: Firecracker 5K, Parade, & Fireworks!

Silver Rush 50-mile Trail Races

Mountain Bike Saturday July 7th; Trail Run Sunday July 8th

Leadville Stage Race

July 26th through 28th

Boom Days Celebration

The First Weekend in August is our Annual Celebration of all things Leadville! Voted "Best Local Event/Celebration," "Best Parade," and "Best Tradition!"

Practice St. Patrick`s Day Parade

September 17th: when it`s warm enough for bagpipes!

Fall Photo Weekends

September & Early October on the Leadville CO & Southern Railroad