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Join Colorado mountain town fun at Leadville’s annual festivals! Discover what it’s like to celebrate holidays, history, and seasons in Leadville, known in the silver boom for its rollicking Wild West atmosphere and colorful characters.

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Annual Events

Leadville Ski Joring & Crystal Carnival Weekend

Leadville, CO, United States

        March 3-5, 2023  At Leadville Ski Joring and Crystal Carnival Weekend, see the unique sport of ski joring and join mountain bike and Nordic ski races, a paintball biathlon, and umpteen other kinds of winter fun! What Is Ski Joring? Leadville Ski Joring is an action-packed sport where a horse and rider race down snow-packed Harrison Avenue in Leadville's downtown, pulling ...

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        July 4th in Leadville

        Harrison Avenue, Leadville, CO 80461

              On July 4, 2022, Leadville celebrates with small-town charm! Check out all of the July 4th events. A Firecracker 5k fun run kicks off the morning at 8:30 a.m., followed by an old-fashioned parade. Join us for planes and a picnic at the Annual 4th of July Airport Fly-In and Cookout. Fireworks glow at dusk against the backdrop of ...

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              Leadville Boom Days

              Leadville, CO, United States Website >

                    Leadville Boom Days is back in 2022!  Leadville Boom Days is a three-day celebration of this mining town's 1880s gold and silver rush heritage. Join us August 5-7, 2022! We are happy to announce that Boom Days will be back in 2022!  After 2 years of being shut down by the pandemic, Leadville’s biggest annual celebration is back.  ...

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