Annual Town Tree Lighting in Breckenridge

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The town of Breckenridge will take on the appearance of a holiday postcard... Santa Claus himself will join us for the breathtaking annual town tee lighting


“Sip steaming cocoa, snack on cookies and join carolers in song for a procession along Main Street. Vibrant ornaments and twinkling lights come alive with the lighting of the plaza and town tree.”

3:30 P.M. - Holiday Carolers will be spreading winter cheer on Main St.

4:15 P.M. - Race of the Santas/Race of the Reindeer starts on Main St. by the Blue River Plaza. Registration and bib pick-up at the Riverwalk Center.

4:30 P.M. - FREE Cocoa, cookies and caroling at the Red, White and Blue Fire Station at 316 N. Main Street.

5:00 P.M. - Santa arrives (via horse-drawn carriage) to lead a procession to the Blue River Plaza (South Main and Washington) for the lighting of the Town Tree and the plaza. All are welcome to join the procession.

5:20 P.M. - Tree lighting in the Blue River Plaza. The procession will end in the Blue River Plaza.

5:30 P.M. - 7:00 P.M. - Visits with Santa! Let the little ones share their Christmas wishes with Santa at the Barney Ford Museum Located on Washington Street.