Best Summer Events in Breckenridge - 2022

It's time to celebrate this summer. Events are back and we're here for it. For all of the parades, concerts and yes ... even the oompah bands and beer steins of Oktoberfest. Get your party pants on and head to Breckenridge for a fun and festive summer.

Here's a list of summer and fall events in Breckenridge:

JUNE 17 | SUMMER OPENING OF EPIC DISCOVERY 
Where: Breckenridge Ski Resort's Peak 8
When: Daily starting June 17, 2022 (usually closes in September)
More info
Enjoy some epic activities on Peak 8 at Breckenridge Ski Resort with ropes courses, alpine slides, the mountain coaster, mini golf, gem mining and more.

JUNE 22 | BIKE TO WORK DAY
Where: The State of Colorado
When: June 22
More info: https://www.codot.gov/programs/bikeped/information-for-bicyclists/bike-to-work-day
Locals bike to work to celebrate sustainability and our culture of biking here in Breckenridge. Stop by the Blue River Plaza to pick up free swag items, get a free breakfast and gather with other local cyclists and bikers.(local information has NOT been published for the 2022 event. Check back!)

JUNE 25 | NATIONAL REPERTORY ORCHESTRA SEASON 
Where: Riverwalk Center, with other locations planned throughout the summer 
When: June 25-Aug. 13, 2022
More info: https://www.nromusic.org/

JULY 4 | FOURTH OF JULY PARADE & FESTIVITIES
Where: Breckenridge - on Main Street, The Riverwalk Center Lawn and the Breckenridge Creative Arts Campus
When:
9:30-11:30 am | Main Street Parade
11 am - 4 pm | Surfin' USA with beach games, a dog fashion show, art projects & more
6 pm | National Repertory Orchestra 
More info: https://gobreck.com/event/independence-day-celebration
The popular Breckenridge Main Street 4th of July parade returns with floats, music, horses, bands, fire trucks and plenty of patriotric red, white and blue decorations and celebrations, in addition to games, kids art projects, a dog fashion show and the National Repertory Orchestra concert. 
Please note: fireworks are NOT allowed in the Town of Breckenridge

JULY 9 | BRECKENRIDGE SUMMER BEER FESTIVAL
Where: Beaver Run Resort
When: July 9
More info; https://summer.breckenridgebeerfestival.com/

JULY 29-31 | BRECKENRIDGE FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL
Where: Main Street Station and The Village of Breckenridge
When: July 29-31
More info: https://gobreck.com/event/event/breckenridge-food-and-wine-festival

AUG. 12-21 | BIFA: Breckenridge International Festival of Arts
Where: All over Breckenridge
When: Aug. 12-21
More info: https://www.breckcreate.org/bifa/

AUG. 26-28 | HOGFEST: Bacon & Bourbon
Where: Main Street Station
More info: https://gobreck.com/event/event/breckenridge-hogfest-bacon-and-bourbon

SEPT. | LABOR DAY WEEKEND
Enjoy a relaxing weekend in the mountains with music, art and activities in town.

SEPT. 15-17 | WINE CLASSIC
Where: Beaver Run Resort 
More info: https://breckenridgewineclassic.com/
The Wine Classic returns to Beaver Run - along with the Breck Film Festival. Beaver Run is the place to be to sample wines and enjoy the best mountainside deck in Breck.

SEPT. 15-17 | BRECK FILM FESTIVAL
Where: Various locations in Breckenridge 
More info: https://breckfilm.org/
Celebrate the film festival with movie premieres, parties, panel discussions and events galore.

SEPT. 23-25 | BRECKTOBERFEST
Where: Main Street, Breckenridge, CO 
More info: https://gobreck.com/event/breckenridge-oktoberfest-3
Raise your stein and make a toast to chicken dancing, oompah music and German-style cuisine. More details and info to come!

ONGOING ARTS & CULTURAL ACTIVITES

BRECKENRIDGE CREATIVE ARTS
Art classes, workshops and events
More info: https://www.breckcreate.org

ECLIPSE THEATER
Movie theater, located in town and run by the Breck Film Festival.
More info: https://breckfilm.org/the-eclipse

BRECK MUSIC CONCERTS 
More info: https://www.breckcreate.org/
  • Check out the mobile AirStage concerts - performed at various locations on a stage custom built into an Airstream trailer. These mobile concerts will be held throughout the summer.
  • The Riverwalk Center hosts national acts for paid concerts through Breck Music, including
    • July 9 | Mary Chapin Carpenter
    • July 14 | Drive By Truckers
    • July 17 | Cowboy Junkies
    • July 31 | G Love & Special Sauce
    • Sept.11 | Bela Fleck
    • And more! 

For more information about Breck events and festivals, visit the Breck Tourism Office's website.