Weekday: 6am-9pm Weekend: 7am-9pm

Annual Fundraiser Benefiting Old Town Hot Springs

We are so grateful for your support of the 2022 event! Thanks to our generous sponsors and attendees, we were able to have an amazing sold-out event raising funds toward our capital campaign, It’s In the Water.

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Event Details

  • When: Thursday, June 15th – 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
  • Where: Old Town Hot Springs
  • Food: Appetizers, Dinner, Drinks
  • Attire: Steamboat Fancy & Flip Flops
  • Who: Friends and Supporters of Old Town Hot Springs

Free childcare is available for attendees.

Stay tuned for info on the 2023 event!


The 2023 Flip Flop Fete will raise funds for the
Old Town Hot Springs Capital Campaign It’s In The Water.

It's in the Water Capital Campaign Render

Goals of the Capital Campaign

Old Town Hot Springs’ Capital Campaign aims to improve our health and wellness offerings to our members, guests and the community. Benefits of the capital campaign include:


  • An expanded pool footprint to allow access to more of our community.
  • A new 25-yard Lap Pool with eight lanes, gutters, and a diving board.
  • A shallow depth Community Pool that will be used for swim lessons, aquatic physical therapy, aquatic exercise, and more!
  • A new hot soaking pool to help with the demand of the hot springs.
  • A new kiddie splash zone with a shade area close to the lawn.
  • Two new water slides! And a water slide plunge pool that provides additional community space when the water slide isn’t running.
  • Outdoor bathroom.

Live Auction Items:

Beautiful in Belize

Beautiful Belize

5 nights at The Placencia Resort

Enjoy a stay at this family friendly resort, a luxurious oasis of sophistication and comfort located in an exclusive area overlooking the Caribbean Sea. Savor delectable cuisine at 7 unique restaurants and all-inclusive activities for an unforgettable vacation at this magnificant beachfront resort.

Ireland Adventure

Ireland Adventure

6 Nights in Ireland

Escape the run-of-the-mill and become enchanted with a captivating journey through Ireland. Stay at Cassidys Hotel and Clontarf Castle Hotel in Dublin, The Old Ground Hotel in Ennis, and Randles Court in Killarney. Explore pre-historic forts, navigate pristine lakes and discover hidden gems on this guided adventure through Gaelic culture.

British Virgin Islands

British Virgin Islands

Enjoy a seven-night stay in a beautiful house that sleeps 12. The 4 bedrooms/4.5 baths villa is a short 5 minutes from the beach with beautiful views and lush tropical surroundings! Courtesy of Dave Pettigrew.


Monterey Golf Experience

2 plane tickets & 3 night stay

Enjoy a round of golf for 2, including golf cart, at this par-72 course opened in 1897. Designed by golf and polo enthusiast Charles Maud, this inland course boasts a meandering layout that has challenged golfers for more than a century.

Unwind at the Hyatt Regency Monterey, a destination resort nestled in 22 acres of soaring Monterey Pines offering guests close proximity to downtown Monterey and easy access to some of the Peninsula’s most well-known attractions.


Salmon Fishing Vancouver

3 night stay at the Fairmont Vancouver

Experience Vancouver from the water and enjoy a half day of fishing just minutes from the dock with a friendly, experienced professional guide who will ensure you have a wonderful time.


Glamping Getaway

3 nights on the Russian River or Yosemite National Park

Camping in an Airstream is like living the American road trip dream without sacrificing any comfort. Enjoy modern and luxurious accommodations such as a queen-sized memory foam mattress topped with plush linens, pull-out couch, television, full bathroom, and private outdoor area. Choose the Russian River site located in a grove of Redwood trees near Guerneville, or outside Yosemite National Park, 40 minutes from the western gates.


Private Waters on Glas Deffryn Ranch

Guided Fishing on the Yampa River

Spend a half-day fishing with guide Johnny St. John of Hog Island Boat Works on a private unleased portion of the Yampa River just upstream from the inlet to Stagecoach Reservoir. Then enjoy a Yampa Sandwich Co. fisherman’s lunch! Subject to favorable fishing conditions.


High-End Wine Tasting at the Collective

Indulge in a private five-flight high-end wine tasting for 8 people, with expert commentary by Mike Lang, featuring simple dishes that pair beautifully with the characteristics of the wine.

Commemorative Bench

Commemorative Starting Block

We are offering the opportunity to name one of the starting blocks on the new Old Town Hot Springs lap pool. An engraved plaque with your name will be attached to the starting block and your plaque will remain for the life of the block.

Commemorative Bench

Paddle Raise Opportunity

We will invite all guests to raise their paddles as the auctioneer calls out increments of money ($100, $250, $500, $1,000, $2,500, and $5,000). Our goal is complete participation- it is not a competition. The paddle raise is a fully tax-deductible donation.

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Flip Flop Fete Sponsors

Alpine Bank
Twin Enviro Services

Platinum Level
Kathy & Brad Iversen
Susan and Jim Larson
McCreight Progressive Dentistry
Anita & Jack Trautman
Karen Waeschle & David Zink
Elaine & Doug Wilwerding

Gold Level
HLCC Construction Company

Silver Level
Alpine Mountain Ranch
Landmark Consultants, Inc.
Mountain West Insurance & Financial Services, LLC
Steamboat Radio

Bronze Level
Aspen Tree Services
BOK Financial Private Wealth
City of Steamboat Springs
Debbie Aragon State Farm Insurance
Genereux Investment Management, Inc.
Glas Deffryn Ranch
Northwest Data Services
Jane and Bud Romberg
Heather & Peter Sloop
Steamboat Architectural Associates
The Green Company
Wember, Inc.