Breckenridge is loaded with a variety of things to do throughout the year and is a true 4-season destination. The type of trip you’ll plan is completely dependent on the time of year you visit. We’ve highlighted the top things to do during each season to help you decide when to plan your trip.
There’s no denying summer-time in Breckenridge is unlike anywhere else in the Rocky Mountains. With amazing access to endless outdoor adventures, summer festivals dotting the calendar and weather that’s as close to perfect as you can imagine, Breckenridge summers are hard to beat. Whether you come for the trails, the brews, to get some sun or to get a little vertical distance from the real world, Breckenridge’s breathtaking scenery and friendly local scene will keep you coming back. Explore the top summer activities and events.
Monthly Guides: June, July and August
Not-to-Miss Events: Wave: Light + Water + Sound, Independence Day Celebration, Breckenridge International Festival of Arts, Breck Epic
Fall is eye-candy season in Breckenridge, and it’s ﬁlled with plenty of ways and reasons to head outside. Whether you’re interested in our endless fall activities (hiking, mountain biking, fly ﬁshing); taking part in a fall festival (Oktoberfest, Wine Classic, Film Festival); or simply enjoying the incredible fall foliage, fall in Breckenridge is an amazing time to discover everything Breckenridge has to offer. Discover the top things to do this fall in Breckenridge.
Monthly Guides: September and October
Not-to-Miss Events: Breckenridge Oktoberfest, Breckenridge Wine Classic, Breckenridge Film Festival
Winter + Spring
From jumping in powder stashes, to zipping along miles of tracks, tackling the local sledding hill or just raising a glass to the day, we’re happiest in the snow. And we’re always looking for more. More thrills, more firsts, more best day evers, and more friends to join us this winter. Late-season snow days mean many of your favorite winter activities (snowshoeing, sledding and snowmobile tours) are still going strong throughout the spring. Take advantage of spring events, end-of-season discounts and the reopening of patio season around town. Find out what winter and spring in Breckenridge is all about.
Monthly Winter Guides: November, December, January, February and March
Monthly Spring Guides: April and May
Not-to-Miss Events: Lighting of Breckenridge, Ullr Fest, Breck Pride