Labor Day Weekend: Aug. 31-Sept. 2, 2019 - Breckenridge, CO

Labor Day Weekend

August 31–September 2, 2019

Enjoy beautiful autumn temperatures and exciting events like the Summit Foundation’s Rubber Duck Race supporting the Summit Foundation, the annual Sidewalk Sale featuring over 74 shops around Breckenridge, and the Great Divide Arts Festival featuring over 100 artists with a wide range of mediums including photography, wood, glass, jewelry and pottery. Bring the whole family and watch as hundreds of ducks race down the Blue River at the Riverwalk Center, participate in free activities, stroll and shop along Main Street and the Art Festival and snack on yummy food throughout town.

Dates: Saturday, August 31 – Monday September 2, 2019

Labor Day Weekend Highlights:

  • The Great Rubber Duck Race
  • Breckenridge Annual Sidewalk Sale
  • Great Divide Art Festival


2019 Schedule

Great Rubber Duck Race - Saturday, August 31

A longstanding Summit County tradition, the Great Rubber Duck Race has supported our community and the Summit Foundation for three decades. The 2019 event will be held Saturday, August 31st on the Blue River in Breckenridge. There event will feature FREE family activites- bounce houses, a community mural and a toddler zone! Food and drink will also be available.

When: Saturday, August 31
Where: Blue River Plaza off of Main Street

Great Divide Art Festival - August 31-September 2

The 44th Annual Gathering at the Great Divide Art Festival has been ranked as high as #13 in the top 200 of fine art shows in the United States by Sunshine Artist Magazine in 2017. The tradition continues over Labor Day Weekend and will feature over 100 artists with a wide range of mediums including photography, wood, glass, jewelry and pottery just to name a few. Located on Main Street at Wellington, this show is a highlight of Labor Day festivities in Breckenridge. Free Admission and Family Friendly!

When: Saturday, August 31, 10:00am – Monday, September 2, 2019, 4:00pm
Where: East Sawmill Lot at 203 North Main Street

Breckenridge Sidewalk Sale - August 31-September 2

Discover everything Breckenridge has to offer with over 200 Unique Stores, from local gear shops to art galleries. Pick up summer clearance items including bikes, technical outerwear, cute boutique dresses and handmade kids’ clothing from more than 74 participating merchants.

When: Saturday, August 31 through Monday, September 2
Where: Over 74 stores throughout Breckenridge


Extend your trip to enjoy the final days of summer and take advantage of great lodging deals during Labor Day Weekend!

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