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Don’t miss the most unique, gut-busting event of the winter season!
Minturn Community Fund
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Start your barstools!

Minturn’s 5th Annual Barstool Races take place SATURDAY, MARCH 7th, from 12 noon – 3 pm.

Plan on racing? Make sure to Register by FRIDAY, MARCH 1st using the link on this page.


The entry fee ($50) goes to funding MCF’s community programs.

If you’d just like to attend and cheer on the competitors – the event is free to the public!

For more information, please re-visit our website or email us using the contact form on this page.

Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in volunteering, please email us. Let us know how you can help!


  • 11-11:45 am Barstool Dropoff, Team Check-in, and Competitor Meeting

  • 12:00 pmBracket Announcements and Event Kickoff

  • 12-3 pm Races

  • 3-5pm  Awards Ceremony and After Party 

Join Minturn’s finest for the 5th Annual Barstool Races on Saturday, March 7th from 12-3 pm, benefitting the Minturn Community Fund.


Cheer as teams from up and down the valley compete for the coveted “Golden Barstool” and bragging rights for a whole year! Free to the public, the event will be action-packed with racing entertainment that will keep you laughing from start to finish!


Plan on racing? Space is limited! See below for details and register by FRIDAY, MARCH 1st using the link on this page.


This event runs on the blood, sweat, and tears of dedicated volunteers. Want to help out, just let us know!



Teams of can register in one or both categories, “Bustling Barstool” or “Anything Goes”.


Each team registration is $50 per event and all proceeds benefit the Minturn Community Fund programs. In Minturn, we don’t like too many rules, but we also like to live, so here they are:

  • All team racing members must wear a helmet while on the course

  • All barstools or other sledding apparatus must be attached to skis or snowboards

  • All racing members must be able to “ride” on the ​apparatus

  • Team entering the “Bustling Barstool” category must have a minimum 27” high barstool as a main element of the sled

  • Teams entering the “Anything Goes” category must have…..well, anything goes

The 2020 Barstool Races were a complete success full of fun and fast racers!
Thanks to all the helped out, participated, crashed, and cheered! 

Barstool Contact
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