Calendar of Events - Leadville / Lake County Chamber
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DateEvent
06/03/17
Turquiose Lake 20k

The race offers unparalleled mountain views as you run clockwise around scenic Turquoise Lake. All Proceeds benefit Leadville/Lake County Sports Hall of Fame
06/04/17
Fish Hatchery 5K

The run or walk takes place at the Historic Leadville National Fish Hatchery! It features a scenic cross country style course that winds through sub-alpine forests on dirt road and trail near Evergreen Lakes and Lower Rock Creek.
06/23/17
 -06/24/17
2017 3rd Annual BBQ and Brew Festival!

3rd ANNUAL BBQ & BREW FESTIVAL! JUNE 23 & 24, 2017!

The weekend will bring the sweet smell of BBQ and the taste of fine microbrews to this historic mining community nestled high in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. This is a KCBS sanctioned BBQ event and a "cup" event for the Rocky Mountain BBQ Association. Some of the best pit masters in the country will be competing for a large prize purse and the rights to our "Top of the Mountain" award. Come on up to the high country and enjoy some of the best BBQ and brews in the mountains. Live music and a family-fun zone will complete your experience in Leadville.  Mark your calendars for this one of a kind event! 
 
06/29/17
 -07/01/17
BLUEPRINT FOR ATHLETES LEADVILLE TRAIL 100 MTB CAMP

BLUEPRINT FOR ATHLETES LEADVILLE TRAIL 100 MTB CAMP

Dramatically increase your chances of capturing that coveted LT100 MTB belt buckle by attending the 2017 Leadville Trail 100 MTB Training Camp. Camp participants will ride, dine and socialize with a host of experienced buckle-sporting guides, including six-time LT100 MTB champion Dave Wiens, 23-time finisher Todd Murray and 14-time finisher Roxanne Hall.

Over the course of 3 days, you’ll ride every mile of the legendary course with special attention to the most grueling sections: Powerline, St. Kevins and the incredible Columbine climb. In the evening, join your camp guides for Q&A sessions on proper training, diet, bike setup and crewing logistics.

Due to permitting, camp participation is limited to 120 athletes. Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to ride with Leadville legends!

07/04/17
Firecracker 5K

Celebrate the 4th in good old Leadville, North America's highest incorporated city! Bring the family and friends and beat the heat above 10,000'. Walk or run the 5 kilometer (3.1 mile) course that starts and finishes in downtown Leadville. Run the race, watch the parade, and win a prize in the post race raffle.
07/04/17
Annual 4th of July Parade

    The Leadville/lake County Chamber of Commerce will proudly host their annual 4th of July Parade on Historic Harrison Avenue!
07/08/17
Devil's Tail BBQ Train Ride

The Devils Tail BBQ Special, features an evening train ride, on July 8, 2017 departing the depot at 6:00 pm
07/08/17
BLUEPRINT FOR ATHLETES SILVER RUSH 50 Mountain Bike Race

Need a nice challenge? Then forget this one. It’s nasty. Cut the Blueprint for Athletes Leadville Trail 100 MTB in half, remove all the easy parts, throw in technical descents, burning lungs and wild animals and you’ll have a good understanding of what you’re about to get into.

Saturday, July 8
• 7 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Registration and packet pickup at base of Dutch Henri Hill (start/finish area).
• 9 a.m. Race start at base of Dutch Henri Hill (start/finish area)
• 5:30 p.m. Awards Ceremony at base of Dutch Henri Hill (start/finish area)
07/22/17
Wildflower Special Train Ride

The Wild Flower Special train rides will be: July 22nd at 10:00 am July 29th at 10:00 am and August 5th at 10:00 am.
07/28/17
 -07/30/17
BLUEPRINT FOR ATHLETES LEADVILLE STAGE RACE

BLUEPRINT FOR ATHLETES LEADVILLE STAGE RACE

uckle up! The Blueprint for Athletes Leadville Stage Race takes the course of the historic Leadville Trail 100 MTB and spreads it over three exciting days. Riders get the chance to win daily prizes and maybe even wear the leader’s jersey on days two and three.

Still looking for a spot in the sold-out LT100 MTB in August? Riders at the Leadville Stage Race will have a 1-in-4 chance of scoring a qualifying spot for the Leadville Trail 100 MTB. Already in? This is the perfect training opportunity to get you race-ready by riding the same renowned course. 

07/29/17
Wildflower Special Train Ride

The Wild Flower Special train rides will be: July 22nd at 10:00 am July 29th at 10:00 am and August 5th at 10:00 am.
08/04/17
 -08/06/17
Boom Days

Leadville Boom Days is a Colorado Mountain Festival and historical celebration of the Old West, with gunslingers, burro races, contests of mining skill, and a street fair with over 100 food and craft booths. It is always the first full weekend in August. In 2017 it will run August 4th through the 6th. Come join us for three days of fun, food, arts and crafts, and activities for the whole family!
08/05/17
Wildflower Special Train Ride

The Wild Flower Special train rides will be: July 22nd at 10:00 am July 29th at 10:00 am and August 5th at 10:00 am.
08/12/17
BLUEPRINT FOR ATHLETES LEADVILLE TRAIL 100 Mountain Bike Race

BLUEPRINT FOR ATHLETES LEADVILLE TRAIL 100 MTB

This is it, the race of all races. One hundred miles across the high-altitude, extreme terrain of the Colorado Rockies, this event was created for only the most determined athletes. Starting at 10,152 feet and climbing to 12,424 feet, you’ll be challenged to catch your breath — while the views try to take it away.

09/02/17
The Stork Curve-Climax BBQ Special Train Ride

The Stork Curve-Climax BBQ Special, features an evening train ride, on September 1st 2017 departing the depot at 4:30 pm
09/23/17
Leadville/Lake County Chamber of Commerce OKTOBERFEST

More info coming soon!
10/01/17
Fall Photo Weekend Specials - Train Rides

The Fall Specials will be September 16th 17th, 23rd, 24th and 30th, October 1st 2017 departing the depot at 10:00 am & 2:00 pm
10/31/17
Trick or Treat Street

Leadville's annual Trick or Treat Street is expanding once again this year! Trick or Treating will begin on Harrison Avenue at 4:30 PM, Followed  by Trick or Treating on "Trick or Treat Street," West 7th Street from 5-8 PM.