Summer is in full swing and with recent rains Breckenridge and Summit County are experiencing a revival of green, lush plant life including the best wildflower viewing of the summer so far. Breckenridge will be hopping this weekend with the Main Street Art Festival, historic tours, live music, plays, shopping, and all of the summer activities that Breckenridge is so famous for. Here is a lineup of some of this weekend’s events in Breckenridge.
The 11th Annual Breckenridge Main Street Art Festival
Where: Wellington Lot on the North End of Main Street
When: Friday – Sunday
Info: Featuring over 100 artists from around the country., the Breckenridge Main Street Art Festival will feature ceramics, mixed media, fiber, jewelry, painting, wood, glass, sculpture and much more! Come enjoy mountain living and art at the mainstay annual festival here in Breckenridge.
The Backstage Theatre Presents Leading Ladies
Where: Backstage Theatre, 121 Ridge Street in Breckenridge
When: Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 6:30 p.m
Info: Come enjoy local Theater in Breckenridge at the Backstage Theater, home of the Breckenridge Theater Company. A hilarious comedy about two English Shakespearean actors down on their luck who try to pass themselves off as ladies to earn a fortune.
NRO and BMF Joint Concert – Stravinsky & Respighi
Where: Riverwalk Center, 150 West Adams Avenue, Breckenridge
When: Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
Info: Come enjoy the music of the National Repertory Orchestra (NRO) as they take the stage with the Breckenridge Music Festival in the annual Joint Concert. This year the Orchestra will feature music by Stravinsky and Respighi.
Breckenridge Weekend Market
Where: Main Street Station, 505 S Main Street, Breckenridge
When: Sunday 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Info: Enjoy Breckenridge’s weekly farmers and artisan market featuring over 40 vendors offering goods from fresh foods to fine arts.