Breckenridge Events

Things to do in Breckenridge today, this week and in the coming months

Local Activities & Events

Looking for something to do in Breckenridge today, this week or in the coming months?  You’ve come to the right place.  Plan out your visit with our calendar of things to do.  Breckenridge offers a wide range of recreational, historical and cultural activities and events to participate in during your trip.

Please, check with the event provider as to whether there are any changes to the schedule before arriving at an event 


  • Ongoing throughout Summer 2021-

Drive-in movies are returning this summer.  Starting June 18th, Breck Film and Breckenridge Creative Arts are hosting eight nights of movie programming throughout the season.  Titles range from family-friendly tales and action blockbusters to outdoor shorts.  Only the first film, Matchstick Productions’ “A Biker’s Ballad”, costs $25 per car to view.  All others have a suggested donation of $25 per car, but the public is free to donate less or more.  All films will screen at the parking lot of Colorado Mountain College, 107 Denison Placer Road, Breckenridge.  Films start at 8:30 pm and cars are parked based on their size – not by who arrives first.  

The schedule is as follows:

  • June 18: “A Biker’s Ballad,” not rated
  • June 19: “Diverse Paths to Adventure: Black Stories in Action Sports,” featuring “Black Ice,” “Pedal Through” and “The Mirnavator,” not rated
  • July 2: “Independence Day,” rated PG-13
  • July 3: “A League of Their Own,” rated PG
  • July 23: “The Blues Brothers,” rated R
  • July 24: “The Karate Kid,” rated PG
  • Aug. 6: “Dirty Dancing,” rated PG-13
  • Aug. 7: “Toy Story,” rated G

Tickets go on sale June 1. Visit to purchase.


  • July 4th, 2021-

Every Independence Day, Breckenridge comes alive with patriotism, parties and the annual Main Street Parade.  It’s a day of celebration that includes athletic competitions, live music, art festivals, family activities and a few of our favorite small-town traditions. Finish July 4th with a performance by the National Repertory Orchestra that’s not to be missed!

Click here for the full schedule of July 4th events. 

Independence Day Celebration will adhere to all public health and safety regulations required for Colorado.


  • September 16th-19th, 2021-

Raise your glasses and join us as we uncork the can’t miss wine festival of the season!  Breckenridge Wine Classic is your chance to grow your knowledge and enjoy top-quality vineyards around the world.  Master sommeliers, chefs and winemakers invite the public to play, wine and dine during the height of Breckenridge’s fall colors.  The event combines a Grand Tasting, wine pairing dinners and seminars to create a weekend of fine food and foliage.  Pine Ridge Condominiums is just a short 3-minute shuttle ride to this event so make your lodging reservations today! Book now.


  • September 19th, 2021-

The Upper Village Pool and Hot Tubs are now closed for the season.  They will re-open on November 12th, 2021.  Please visit for more information. 


  • September 24th-26th, 2021-

Event organizers are planning on hosting Breckenridge Oktoberfest, September 24-26, 2021.  Even though some large-scale event features like Oktoberfest’s street party will not be on tap this year, guests can expect some creative celebratory alternatives while adhering to all required public health recommendations and regulations.  Breckenridge will continue the celebration with the 2nd Annual OktoberFEAST – a series of German-themed beer, wine and food pairings at a number of restaurants throughout town.  Please check back here for updated information.

Oktoberfest will adhere to all public health and safety regulations required for Colorado.


  • November 12th, 2021-

Opening day at the Breckenridge Ski Area.


Stay tuned for updates and newly added Events for 2021!