Summer Events in the High Country
[b]They say people come to Breckenridge for the winters but stay for the summers.[/b] Breckenridge offers something for everyone throughout the summer. With a wide variety of events ranging from festivals, farmers markets, concerts and much more – Breckenridge has a summer event just for you! [b]Check out Breckenridge’s upcoming events:[/b] [b]Independence Day Celebration[/b] – July 4th brings thousands of people to Summit County to enjoy a weekend of adventure and fun. Join us for the Fourth of July Parade on Main Street, the Firecracker 50 mountain bike race, the July Arts Festival, live music and much more! Cap the night with a free patriotic concert performed by the National Repertory Orchestra and a Fourth of July fireworks display (weather permitting). [b]Breck Beer Festival, April [/b] – The Breckenridge Summer Beer Festival comes to Beaver Run with over thirty breweries offering samples of their most desired beers. Live music, a VIP area, great food and vendors attend to make this a fun filled day! [b]Breck Bike Week, August [/b] - Centered around Colorado’s professional road bike race, the US Pro Cycling Challenge, this week is geared toward outdoor enthusiasts able to play in Breck's backyard. Check out our "pro" striders; a group of two to five year olds that will race down Main Street on pint-sized pedal-less bikes prior to the Stage 5 finish. [b]Labor Day Weekend [/b]– Includes the Summit Foundation’s Great Rubber Duck Race, the Gathering at the Great Divide Arts Festival, Sidewalk Sales and much more!
Check out [url=http://www.gobreck.com/]GoBreck[/url] for a calendar of events and detailed itineraries!