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The Great Rubber Duck Race during Labor Day Weekend in Breckenridge.

Many of our traditional fall events like the Summit Foundation’s Duck Race and Breckenridge Yoga Festival have made the decision to postpone in-person events until 2021. Many event producers are rolling out exciting ways to get involved virtually so please check the event website frequently for the most up-to-date information. All featured fall events are subject to change in support of physical distancing protocol and public safety.

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, the Great Divide Arts Festival and Breckenridge Yoga Festival, featuring a weekend full of classes, workshops, seminars and more! Bring the whole family this Labor Day and watch as hundreds of ducks race down the Blue River at the Riverwalk Center, participate in free activities, do some yoga, stroll and shop along Main Street and the Art Festival and snack on yummy food throughout town.

Dates: Saturday, September 5-7, 2020


Event Updates

All events are subject to change to comply with state and county public health orders. We recommend frequently checking the event page for updates.

2020 Schedule

The Duck Race during Labor Day Weekend in Breckenridge.

Great (Virtual) Rubber Duck Race

A longstanding Summit County tradition, the Great Rubber Duck Race has supported our community for three decades. Due to COVID restrictions, and with the community’s safety in mind, the 2020 Great Rubber Duck Race will be going virtual!! We are excited to reimagine this great event so we can keep the tradition alive. We will still be providing hundreds of prizes, including a $1,500 grand prize for the Great Rubber Duck Race, a VIP Cat Tour for 12 at Keystone for the Business Battle Duck Race, and ski passes for the Kids Duck Race. Purchase A Duck Today!


Great Divide Art Festival - September 5-7

All events are subject to change to comply with state and county public health orders. Check back frequently for updates or sign-up to receive event-specific email updates.

The 46th 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. New location in the Colorado Mountain College parking lot, this show is a highlight of Labor Day festivities in Breckenridge.

Free admission, free parking, food, music, community kids projects and more!

When: Saturday, September 5 – Monday, September 7, 2020
10am-6pm daily, Monday until 4 pm

Where: Colorado Mountain College parking lot, 107 Denison Placer Rd.

Breckenridge Yoga Festival - postponed until 2021

Here’s to the best summer yet; to a weekend full of joy and community; to a celebration of the seasons and the Rockies; to a time for you and us together in Breckenridge, Colorado.  Activities include: SUP, slack-line, aerial and acro yoga, meditations, lectures, mountain biking, hiking and more!

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