Summer Events

Breckenridge summers are perfect for events and festivals. With endless sunshine and temperatures averaging in the mid-70s, Breckenridge has the perfect conditions to enjoy the best summer events in the High Country.

Independence Day

Celebrate the 4th of July in Breckenridge. This town offers near-perfect summer weather and a full line of entertainment, activities, and fun. Celebrate the 4th with a 10k trail run, 50-mile bike race, arts festival, kid’s activities, concerts, and a parade on Main Street! Finish this patriotic holiday with a concert from the National Repertory Orchestra at the Riverwalk Center.

Food and Wine Festival

Calling all food and wine lovers! This delicious festival usually takes place around the end of July. Come with an empty stomach and ready to try new flavors. Experience local vendors offering small bites and pours of their most popular selections. Enjoy live music, dancing, and over 300 wines to try! Choose between an all weekend pass, VIP experience, or the Grand Tasting day pass.

Oktoberfest dancing

Breckenridge Oktoberfest

Each September, Breckenridge closes Main Street for 3 days to bring the feel of Munich to town. Pre-purchase drink tokens and a souvenir stein online as this is a cashless event. Whether it’s the local beer, delicious German snacks, live music, and dancing, or to celebrate tradition- Oktoberfest in Breckenridge is the event of the year you do NOT want to miss!