About the Festival

Located in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, the Strings Music Pavilion is Steamboat’s premier live music venue. The award-winning Music Pavilion seats 569 people and showcases over 60 performances during the summer months from June through August and a short winter series. The festival features orchestra, chamber, soloists, world, blues, jazz and rock music along with a Youth and Family series and free concerts at the Yampa River Botanic Park. This year represents the Festival’s 28th year of music.

Click here to view an online version of our 2015 summer brochure


Strings Gift Certificates
Give the gift of live music. Gift certificates are on sale now and can be redeemed for any concert in the 2016 winter or summer season. You can purchase them online or at the Box Office.



Story Pirates
Sunday, December 20, 3:30pm & 5:30pm

Hilarious sketch comedy and music. Both shows will feature special holiday songs dreamed up by children in Steamboat…BUY TICKETS


Tomáseen Foley’s A Celtic Christmas
Tuesday, December 22, 7:00pm

They will make the rafters ring with fiery traditional music, Irish Christmas songs and of course, stories of life in the rural West of Ireland in the 1950s…BUY TICKETS


DeadPhish Orchestra
Friday, January 22, 7:00pm

This show is general admission with a dance area down front.  A quartet of Colorado musicians who cover both Phish and the Grateful Dead and creatively weave them together…BUY TICKETS

Fei Fei Dong - Medalist Van Cliburn Competition 2013

Fundraiser with Fei-Fei Dong
Saturday, January 30, 7:00pm

Chinese pianist Fei-Fei Dong was a top six finalist at the Fourteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition and a winner of the 2014 Concert Artists Guild CompetitionBUY TICKETS


Del McCoury and David Grisman
Saturday, March 5, 7:00pm

An acoustic evening with the living legends of bluegrass music…BUY TICETS

Mission Statement

Strings Music Festival is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which relies on generous support and underwriting from the community. Our mission is to present innovative programs of distinctive classical and popular contemporary music in an intimate setting to audiences of all ages, enhancing the cultural and entertainment experiences of the community of Northwest Colorado and its visitors. Thanks to all of you who have supported Strings Music Festival over the past 28 years!