Category Archives: Activities & Events

Guide to Wildflower Hikes in Summit County

Summit County is blanketed in snow most of the year, which we love. But we also adore summer. It’s easy to forget what’s hiding underneath all that frost and ice! Colorado is home to more than 750 types of wildflowers that bloom in brilliant shades of yellow, purple, and every hue in between. Sadly, those

Celebrate Fourth of July in Breckenridge

Fourth of July in Breckenridge is kind of a big deal. Our little town really pulls out all the stops. From a hometown parade, to a trail run and mountain bike race, to barbecue and beer, the day is chock full of fun. Oh, and we can’t forget the main event! We love ending our

WAVE: Light + Water + Sound Festival in Breckenridge

A trip to Breckenridge usually involves skiing and snowboarding, or maybe hiking and camping in the summer. We’re hailed as a spring break destination, and our happy hours are top notch. What may surprise you is that our mountain town also has an impressive cultural scene. Breckenridge hosts creators from all over the world to

Fun Things to Do With Your Mom in Breckenridge

When was the last time you caught up with you mom over a cup of coffee? Chatted on the phone until you were both falling asleep? Ate popcorn and watched your favorite rom-com for the thousandth time? Whether you’re tight with your birth mom, adoptive mom, foster mom, aunt, sister, or cousin, Mother’s Day is

Plan Your Breck Spring Break Staycation

Breckenridge has always been known as an ideal spring break destination.  For better or for worse, our Summit County community has become popular with all kinds of visitors. We have everyone from the college kids looking to spend money and get rowdy to the families from Oklahoma and Texas enjoying the snow while the kids

6 Fun Winter Activities in Breckenridge

We might be a little bit biased, but we’re pretty sure there’s no better place to spend winter than Breckenridge. If you’re going to be cold, you may as well be cold in the most idyllic setting imaginable! This time of year, you can find us skiing the powdery slopes of Peak 8, taking a

Grab a Free Coffee at Wake Up Breck!

We’re on the cusp of the busiest time of year in Breckenridge. In a matter of weeks, tourists will flock to our cozy mountain town to shred some of the best powder in Colorado. While the line at Crepes a la Cart is going to be bananas for a few months, we thrive on the

Breckenridge Hogfest – Bacon & Bourbon

One of the things we love most about living in Summit County is that our calendar is constantly packed with food festivals. Breckenridge Wine Festival was last month, and Breckenridge Oktoberfest is coming up in September. Heck, we already have the Colorado BBQ Challenge in Frisco penciled in for Father’s Day weekend next year. Another

Breckenridge International Festival of Arts

If you currently live in Breck, you already know how amazing it is (but feel free to keep reading). We’re spoiled with a gorgeous landscape, fabulous restaurants and bars, a charming downtown, and a tight-knit community. Heck, you can even hike a fourteener without leaving the neighborhood. But there’s a lot more to Breck than

Celebrate Winter at Ullr Fest in Breckenridge

In many parts of the country, winter is a slushy, wet bummer. It’s a time to hibernate in sweatpants and knock out your Netflix queue while waiting for spring to arrive. But in Breckenridge, winter is easily the most celebrated season of the year. Of course, the fact that we’re spoiled with loads of fresh