4th of July in Breckenridge, Colorado

What better spot to celebrate the birth of this beautiful country than in the heart of the majestic Rocky Mountains of Colorado?! The holiday weekend is a way for us to pay tribute to our forefathers who settled in Breckenridge and helped to lay the groundwork for the outdoor playground we now get to enjoy year round. Come on out and celebrate with us! It’s sure to be a weekend the whole family will remember forever!


July 1st -3rd

Don’t miss the 35th Annual Breckenridge July Art Festival. This festival is annually ranked as one of the top art shows in the country! Stop by Main Street Station to see the beautiful creations of local and visiting artists.

July 4th

Sign up to race in the Independence Day 10K Trail Run. The race starts at 7:00 a.m. at Carter Park.

If running isn’t your thing, then check out the Firecracker 50 Mountain Bike Race. This race kicks off the 4th of July parade down Main Street. Be a spectator or a rider – your choice! They will embark on a 50 mile journey beginning at 9:30 a.m.

Not so much of an athlete? How about coffee, mimosas, and a breakfast spread at the Fourth of July Garden Party? This annual party is hosted by the Breckenridge Heritage Alliance at the Barney Ford House Museum. Party starts at 9:00 a.m. and you will have the best view of Main Street for the parade!

The Red, White and Blue Color Guard kicks off the Main Street Parade at 10 a.m. Following the parade there will be a reading of the Declaration of Independence by none other than George Washington himself.


If you are looking for a great rental property for the holiday, it’s never too early to start planning, and we have several wonderful options that are still available for the 4th of July week!  Book your stay today!

July 4 Blue River Plaza by GoBreck


Photos Courtesy of the Breckenridge Tourism Office.