Saturday, Dec 6, 2014: Race of the Santas/Race of the Reindeer
Join us as 100’s of holiday enthusiasts of all ages, dressed in festive costumes, race down historic Main Street, Breckenridge. We encourage those who can withstand the thin mountain air to start at the front of the pack, as the top finishers will be awarded Ullr helmets and prize packages. Not a runner? Walk, jog or skip through the 6-block course. Your children can join you in the Race of the Santas where all kids will be given reindeer antlers. So come out and show your support, all proceeds benefit the local charity, Adopt An Angel. Click HERE for more details.
Dec. 6, 2014: Lighting of Breckenridge
1:45 p.m.—3:45 p.m.
Make and Take family art project at the Fuqua in the Arts District. Free to kids!
Summit Dancers - Enjoy a holiday dance show in the Blue River Plaza
2:30 p.m. — 3:30 p.m.
Summit Choral Society will be singing timeless holiday classics in the Blue River Plaza. Whether you come to listen or even join in, nothing spreads holiday cheer like caroling!
3:00 p.m. — 7:30 p.m.
Holiday Carols by the "Jingle Singers" *In Victorian costumes, singing classics and a fun modern spin on old favorites
Watch the Holiday Dance Performance by Alpine Dance Academy in the Blue River Plaza on Main St.
Race of the Santas starts on Main St. by the Blue River Plaza. Registration and bib pick-up in the Breckenridge Welcome Center located at 203 S. Main St.
Free hot cocoa and cookies in the Blue River Plaza
Santa proceeds (via horse-drawn
carriage) to lead a procession with the Bernese Mountain Dog Parade to
the Blue River Plaza for the lighting of the Town Tree
Tree lighting and caroling in the Blue River Plaza
5:30 p.m.—7:00 p.m.
Visits with Santa at the Barney Ford Museum, 111 E. Washington Ave. Let the little ones share their Holiday wishes with Santa and take a photo too!
Dec. 11 - 14: Winter Dew Tour
The world’s top ski and snowboard athletes compete in superpipe, big air and slopestyle. Stop by the Dew Tour Experience at the base of Peak 8, music in town and a local rail jam. Click here for event happenings.
Dec. 31: New Year's Eve Celebration
Bring in the New Year with a boom! Watch a spectacular array of fireworks, (launch location TBD). You can find best visibility from downtown Main Street. Weather permitting, catch the Torch Light Parade flowing down the Breckenridge Ski Resort.