Red, White & Blue - The Perfect 4th of July Trip for YOU!

06/25/2018 | By Lauren Thomas

4th of July in the Rockies; A time for family fun, live music, cookouts, parades and more!
What could be better than celebrating with your loved ones in the heart of beautiful, historic Breckenridge?

With so many events and activities to experience on Independence Day, it can be challenging to determine which ones to put at the top of your ‘To-Do’ list. To make things easier, we, at Summit Vacations have narrowed it down to the local favorites and most popular Breckenridge traditions that you’re not going to want to miss!

For all the active, outdoor enthusiast make sure to check out the Independence Day 10K Trail Runand the Firecracker 50 Mile Mountain Bike Race! Come cheer on the riders and runners as they embark on their scenic trek tackling the breathtaking trails surrounding the Breckenridge area.

Don’t forget to pack your sunscreen and bring the whole family downtown for the Breckenridge Main Street Parade followed by the Prowlers Car Show. Entertainment for all ages! 

You won’t want to miss the Patriotic Concert! For almost 20 years, the Town of Breckenridge and National Repertory Orchestra have collaborated to present a Patriotic Concert each July 4th at the Riverwalk Center.

Close out your fun-filled day, with the ever-traditional FIREWORK SHOW! This dazzling firework display will be launched near the Gondola making them visible throughout town! 

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But the excitement doesn’t stop there! Stick around Breckenridge for all the upcoming Summer fun in the sun events!

-13thAnnual Summer Beer Festival: (July 7, 2018)

Live music, a VIP area, wonderful food & retail vendors, and over 40 breweries for tasting!

 -Breckenridge Food & Wine :(July 28, 2018)

A unique wine tasting experience with nearly 300 wines to select from!

 -International Festival of Arts: (August 10-19, 2018)

Inspired by themes of environment & mountain culture, this festival brings together a variety of performances, installations, exhibitions, screenings, workshops, talks, theatre, and much more!

 -Spartan Race: *Local Favorite* (August 18-19, 2018)

A mixture of captivating views and an opportunity to test athletes of every caliber! Conquer climbs, crawls, carries & traverses at an impressive 9,600 ft in elevation! A DO NOT MISS!

 -Breckenridge Hogfest Bacon & Bourbon: (August 25, 2018)

For the meat connoisseur & lover of whiskey all while enjoying live music & mixology. 

 Don’t wait any longer to secure your lodging! If you’re looking for a stress-free getaway with your friends and family, then look no further than Summit Vacations!  

Let the festivities begin! Call or visit our website today for our 30% off Summer bookings & 15% off Early Bird Winter Specials! For all of the latest updates, make sure to check us out & like us on Facebook too!

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