Ullr Fest 2014

12/13/2013 | By Jesse

Ullr Fest celebrates 51 years this Jan. 5-11, 2014 in Breckenridge, Colorado. During the week long event don’t be surprised to see festive locals sporting horned Viking hats and more extravagant costumes resembling the great Ullr, Nordic God of Winter, himself. More than 12,000 Ullr enthusiasts swarm the streets of Breckenridge for the Ullr Parade and to see the crazy float participants.

Join Breckenrdige in our week long party in tribute to Ullr. BRING THE SNOW!

Take advantage of the Summit Vacations 7th night free promotion running for Ullr Fest!

Ullr Fest Schedule

Sunday, Jan. 5 – Crowning of the Ullr King and Queen (6-9pm)       Breckenridge Riverwalk Center, 150 W. Adams Ave. FREE

Monday, Jan. 6 – Family Day
Bring the kids for Nordic skiing, snowshoeing, ice skating, indoor activities and a family-friendly bonfire at the Breckenridge Nordic Center at 1200 Ski Hill Road. FREE
Tuesday, Jan. 7 – Ullympics
Partake in wild events such as the frying pan toss, group ski racing and ski boot relay. FREE
Wednesday, Jan. 8 – KSMT "Breck's Got Talent"
Join local radio station KSMT come showcase your talent at the inaugural Breck's got Talent. Call KSMT at 970-453-2234 ext. 20. for more information
Wednesday, Jan. 8 – Wild and Scenic Film Festival (5 p.m. - 9 p.m.)
High Country Conservation Center and Continental Divide Land Trust are partnering to bring the 2014 Wild and Scenic Film Festival to Breckenridge on Wednesday, January 8, 2014, at the Riverwalk Center. HCCC and CDLT share complementary missions of resource and land conservation. We are excited to come together to bring the community thought-provoking and beautiful films to inspire involvement and action. Cost: $15

Thursday, Jan. 9 – Ullr Fest parade and town bonfire
Come watch the famous Ullr Fest Parade. Before the parade take part in the guinness book of world records attempt for the longest "shot ski" provided by the Breckenridge Distillery.
The centerpiece of the week, the Ullr Fest parade showcases Breckenridge’s style of wild winter fun – past floats have included dogsled teams, hot tubs, a ski jump and more. A town bonfire follow the parade. FREE to enter. Bring your Christmas Trees to sacrifice to the bonfire.
Friday, Jan. 10 – Comedy night
Comedy Works comics descend on Breckenridge for a night of big laughs at The Riverwalk Center. Information to come.
Saturday, Jan. 11 – Ullr Classic, Pond Hockey Tournament
9am - 4pm: Take part in the 2nd Annual Ullr Classic at the Gold Run Nordic Center.

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