Summer in Breckenridge is like nothing you’ve ever experienced. It’s a place where visitors feel like locals, and locals have one heck of a good time, all season long. Stroll our charming Main Street, hit the trails, enjoy dining alfresco and partake in the endless activities we have going on all summer. Bring your favorite adventure buddies for the quintessential Colorado mountain getaway in Breckenridge, where every day is another chance to explore something new.
There’s no better place to enjoy summer than Breckenridge, Colorado. Whether you come for the trails, the brews, to get some sun, or to get a little vertical distance from the real world, just know you’re always welcome in Breckenridge. Start exploring our top activities to plan a trip you never want to leave.
8 Not-To-Miss Summer Activities in Breckenridge, Colorado
Summer in Breckenridge is like nothing you’ve ever experienced, thanks to easily accessible trails and an endless list of things to do. Create your itinerary around our top activities to start planning.
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Festivals & Events
- Events and festivals are continuously being re-imagined or postponed due to public health officials’ recommendations. Be sure to check directly with each event website for current regulations and info.
- Explore art workshops, yoga classes and daily activities by browsing our local event calendar.
Live Music, Tours & Performances
The art scene in Breckenridge has blossomed over the last few years to offer week-long art festivals, classes and workshops, quality performing and visual arts and a calendar packed with cultural and creative experiences.
Ways to experience arts, culture and history in Breckenridge:
Where to eat, drink and soak-up the sun
Dining & Nightlife
The Breckenridge culinary scene explodes with flavor and patio seating during the summer months. Take advantage of freshly inspired cuisine while dining alfresco and cooling off after a day of fun with a craft beer or cocktail. Summer is the perfect time of year to discover Breckenridge’s lively bar scene which kicks-off every afternoon with tasty apps and libations and flows into evenings filled with local music and ski town flavor.
A few recommendations on where to eat in Breckenridge
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Where to Stay
Breckenridge may be small, but it offers a large variety when it comes to lodging. Find a place walking distance to town or choose your locations based off your kid’s favorite amenities. There are plenty of pools, arcades, hot tubs and dog-friendly places to choose from. Whatever your flavor, Breckenridge lodging options have something for everyone.
- Dog-Friendly Lodging
- Top Hottubs
- Best Pools in Breckenridge
- Insane Amenities
- Environmentally Friendly Lodging Options
Top Planning Resources
Use our planning resources to find hiking trails, activities and entertainment for your trip. We’ve also added our favorite planning resources and tips to help trip planning go as smoothly as possible.