Celebrate Fourth of July with a visit to the quaint, historic Town of Breckenridge. Take it easy and soak in the stunning beauty that surrounds you or jump into the fun filled activities all around Summit County. Breckenridge Associates Real Estate has compiled a list of 4th of July events that are taking place around county for the day.
7 a.m. | Independence Day 10K Trail Run
This scenic 10K sports some of the most amazing view in Breckenridge. Although it is too late to participate in the race (registration is full)- it's NOT too late to kick off your Fourth of July celebration by cheering on the runners. The race end at Carter Park, just in time to catch the Main Street Parade.
9:30 a.m. | The Firecracker 50 Mountain Bike Race
Pedal FasterThe race is on! The 4th of July Parade begins with lighting the fire in the annual Firecracker 50 Mountain Bike Race. Over 800 cyclists will embark on a 50 mile journey on the beautiful trails throughout the Breckenridge area. Space fills up fast, so register soon. For more information, visit, www.mavsports.com.
9 a.m | Fourth of July Garden Party
Perhaps your style is enjoying the finer things in life as the parade goes by. Indulge in mimosas, and breakfast spreads at the annual Breckenridge Heritage Alliance Garden Party at the Barney Ford House Museum. Call, 970.453.9767, for reservations. (There is a 24 hour cancellation policy).
10 a.m. | Main Street Parade, 10 am
Breckenridge's official 4th of July parade will start with the Firecracker 50 Mountain Bike Race, at 9:30 a.m. The parade will start around 10 a.m., immediately following the racers. Following the parade enjoy the portrayal of George Washington reading the Declaration of Independence in the Blue River.
12:30-2:30 p.m. | Kids Water Fight
A hit every year, enjoy an old time water fight on Main Street. Free for kids to participate.
12:30 p.m. 3 p.m. | Viper 'Show and Shine'
Car enthusiasts come and enjoy the current and collectible Vipers on Main Street.
2 p.m. | Free Concert at the Riverwalk Center
You can expect a Rockin Time as you join in this all time favorite event. We anticipate a happy, dancing crowd! Please leave your dogs or other pets on the Riverwalk Center lawn. For more information, call the Box Office @ 970.547.3100.
8:30 p.m. | National Repertory Orchestra 4th of July Patriotic Concert
For almost 20 years, the Town of Breckenridge and National Repertory Orchestra (NRO) have coordinated together to present a Patriotic Concert. Reserved indoor seating is available with a limit of 5 tickers per person, at a cost of $5, $10 and $15, with a limit of 5 tickets per order. Tickets will be made available for sale online and in person at the Riverwalk Center Box Office located at 150 West Adams Avenue or at 970-547-3100. Doors open at 8pm. Free lawn seating, without a ticket, is available on a first come, first serve basis.
9:45 p.m. | Fireworks (weather permitting)
Top off the day with a firework show. Always a crowd pleaser! Fireworks will be set off from the gondola lot and will be visible from most spots around town.
8:00 a.m. | Team Summit Pancake Breakfast
9:00 a.m.| Kids Fishing Derby at Meadow Creek
10:00 a.m. - 11:00am| Summit Concert Band
12:30 p.m. | Fabulous Fourth of July Parade
7:15 p.m. 9:15 p.m. | Free Concert at the Frisco Marina
The Long Run Eagles Tribute Band
9:30 p.m. | Fireworks over the Marina (weather permitting)
All Day | Keystone's 4th of July Celebration
11 a.m. | Childrens July 4th Bike Parade
Escape the hot temperatures of the Front Range and come celebrate July 4th, mountain style in Keystone. Enjoy tasty BBQ and live music during the day. A special fireworks display over Keystone Lake starts at 9 pm, weather permitting. Free parking is available at the River Run Parking Lot and the Keystone Conference Center, just off HWY 6 across from the Keystone Lodge. For more information, call 800-354-4386
10 a.m. | 4th of July Celebration at Town Park & Marina Park
Join in for full day of fun to celebrate our independence. Starting at noon, enjoy the kids bike parade. Surrounding the Farmers Market will be a kid's zone that will have the kids jumping for joy. Enjoy the bounce castles, giant slides and bungee jumping units.
7 p.m. | Sunset at the Summit Free Concert
Continue celebrating July 4th at the Dillon Marina Amphitheatre
9:30 p.m. | Fireworks Over Lake Dillon
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