Breckenridge 4th of July- 4th of July in Breckenridge Colorado
Come and enjoy 4th of July in Breckenridge, independence day in the Rockies. Our Breckenridge 4th of July festivities include; free concerts at the Riverwalk Center, Mountain bike races, kids activities on main street, art festival, the amazing 4th of July in Breckenridge fireworks display, and our fourth of July parade down historic main street.
4th of July in Breckenridge is one of our most attended events because it is during our beautiful summer season. If you like mountains and nature, but not snow and below zero temperatures, a summer vacation during 4th of July in Breckenridge is perfect for you. The temperature is usually between 60-75 during the day, no humidity, and full sun. Please be sure to bring plenty of sun block you will need it.
Resort Managers has plenty of lodging options for your 4th of July in Breckenridge lodging. As posted in our Summer vacation blog, in town is a great place to stay during the fourth. In town lodging allows you the opportunity to walk to all of our Breckenridge fourth of July events. Or, you can also take the free town bus system to many locations around Breckenridge. However, if you like peaceful and serene rather than in town, we have several rental homes located just south of town. These homes offer beautiful, quiet surroundings that allow you to explore the natural beauty all around. Whatever your lodging needs for you fourth of July vacation, we have it.
Schedule of events-
Breckenridge Fourth of July 2012 schedule of events
July fourth at 8:30, 10k Firecracker trail run- Mountain bike trail race around Breckenridge.
July fourth at 10 is the garden party Brunch at the Barney Ford House
July 4th from 10-6 is the July art festival- this is the 25th annual art festival of Breckenridge, held at Main street station, free admission.
Parade!! July 4th at 11
The firecracker 50 mountain bike race will kick off just before the parade starts- this is the 5th annual 50 mile mountain bike race, which starts from Main street in Breckenridge and ascends 12,000 feet up into the Rockies.
Kids activities, all day long on the fourth- Includes the classic water fight put on my our own red, white, & blue fire department, as well as inflatable bouncing madness in our town square.
Rusted Root July 4th at 2- This event is held at the riverwalk, bring your dancing shoes.
July fourth at 8:30 p.m., National Repertory Orchestra- The NRO puts on the annual concert celebrating independence day. This event is held at the Riverwalk center in Breckenridge and is free of charge.
July fourth a 9:30 p.m., Fireworks!!- Right after the free concert put on by the NRO, tilt you head up and witness the annual fireworks display.