Valve has confirmed its 2023 Steam sales and Next Fest schedule

Valve has revealed the official schedule Steam sales and Next Fest events in 2023.

Having previously confirmed that The Steam Spring sale is valid from 16 to 23. Marchit has now released details of the next three major seasonal sales.

Steam’s summer sale lasts from June 29 to July 13, its Fall sale from November 21 to 28. and the winter sale starts on 21.12. and ends on January 4, 2024.

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The full schedule of promotions, which can be seen below, also includes themed sales events (Fests) that focus on specific game categories.

“These events prioritize discounted games, but also have room for free games, upcoming releases, and games with demos,” Valve says.

The company has also confirmed the dates for the next two Steam Next Fest digital events, which are week-long promotions that offer players access to hundreds of PC game demos.

To follow This month’s Next Festthe next two will take place in June and October.

Steam Sales & Fests Schedule for 2023

  • Mystery Fest: February 20-27
  • Spring sale: 16.–23. March (big seasonal sale)
  • Puzzle Fest: April 24 – May 1
  • Sports Festival: May 15-22
  • Next festival: 19-26 June
  • Summer sale: 29.6.–13.7. (big seasonal sale)
  • Stealth Fest: July 24-31
  • Visual Novel Fest: 7-14 August
  • Strategyfest: August 28 – September 4
  • SHMUP Fest: September 25 – October 2
  • Next festival: October 9-16
  • Return of Steam Scream Fest (Halloween): 26.10.–2.11. (more information to come)
  • Autumn sale: 21.–28.11. (big seasonal sale)
  • Winter sale: 21.12.–4.1.2024 (big seasonal sale)

Steam enjoyed a record weekend in early January, Over 10 million concurrent in-game players for the first time, while crossing the 33 million simultaneous online users mark.

The eagerly awaited ray tracing mod for Valve’s classic first-person shooter Half-Life published this week.