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!"

Ski Cooper 19-20 Season

Season passes are on sale now for our hometown mountain! Opening Dec 7th
Location: 232 County Rd 29
Phone: 800-707-6114

Friday Dec 6th

Community (free) Day at the Mining Museum, Taste of Leadville, and Parade of Lights!
Location: Downtown Leadville

Motherlode Holiday Market

Saturday Dec 14th you can do your holiday shopping with local craftsman and artisans at Freight!

Christmas Concert

Singing & Storytelling at the Old Church, Saturday Dec 14th

Spirits in the Shaft

Friday, February 7th: Annual Wine, Beer & Spirits Tasting Event
Location: National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum

Winter Mountain Bike Race Series

Tennessee Pass Night Jam, Mineral Belt Mayhem, Fatty Patty St. Patrick`s 50k, and East Side Epic, February - April Every Year!

Leadville Loppet

Saturday, February 15th, 2020: Cross Country Ski Races

Ski Joring & Crystal Carnival

Friday-Sunday, March 6th-8th, 2020

St. Patrick`s Day

Parade in Downtown Leadville, Party at Ski Cooper

Turquoise Lake 20k

Typically 1st Saturday in June

Leadville Fish Hatchery 5K

Typically 1st Sunday in June

4th of July Celebration

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

Leadville BBQ & Brew Fest

Friday & Saturday, June 19th & 20th

Silver Rush 50-mile Races

Mountain Bike Saturday July 11th; Trail Run Sunday July 12th

Leadville Stage Race

July 31st through August 2nd

Boom Days Celebration

August 7th-9th; come see our annual celebration of all things Leadville! Voted "Best Local Event/Celebration," "Best Parade," and "Best Tradition!"

Leadville Trail 100 Run

Saturday, August 22nd

Fall Photo Weekends

September & Early October on the Leadville CO & Southern Railroad

Leadville Halloween

Pumpkin Patch, Haunted Hills races, & Trick-or-Treat Street!