December in Breckenridge!

12/01/2018 | By Carl

It’s finally arrived - December! And with the Ski Season well underway and the snow piling up around every corner, December really does instill the spirit of Christmas and Holidays as soon as it arrives! 

Breckenridge has got some fantastic events lined up for December too! One of the most iconic of these has to be the Lighting of Breckenridge and Race of the Santas, scheduled to take place on December 8th. The lighting of the Christmas lights literally transforms the town into a dazzling holiday spectacular to behold! And why not bring along your best Santa suit and join fellow look-a-likes in a .75 mile dash down Main Street? Race entries cost $15 and all proceeds go to the Boy Scout Troop 187. Enter at The day will also include other fun activities like making your own Christmas ornament, Holiday Dog Parade, Reindeer Run, Caroling Karaoke and you can even meet Santa himself!

 Crowds lined up for the Race of the Santas!

Then, between December 13th and 16th, get ready for the annual winter Dew Tour ski and snowboard competition and festival! You will be blown away by some of the world’s best skiers and snowboarders, showcasing their skills in the Halfpipe and Slopestyle competitions along with the Dew Tour’s signature Team Challenge and Street style competitions. The Dew Tour competitions and festival are FREE and open to the public.

 Marvel at the mastery of some of the world's best!

Of course, there is New Year’s Eve… And there is no better place in Colorado to experience that than in Breckenridge! The social and friendly nature of the Breck locals will make for an excellent New Year’s experience, one of the country’s biggest holidays. The possibilities are endless. Marvel at the amazing fireworks, dance the night away or settle for a romantic dinner at one of the countless, top restaurants in town! 

Fireworks on New Year's Eve in Breckenridge! 

Whatever your flavor, you’ve come to the right place by visiting Breckenridge this December! If you need assistance in arranging or booking any activities or events, please feel free to contact us and we will be more than happy to assist!

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