Breckenridge Opening Day

Breckenridge Opening Day

Lexi Wentworth
Lexi Wentworth

Skiing at Breck is back for the 19-20 season! Grab your skis and get ready for great early season snow and events you don’t want to miss.


Opening Day – November 8

After just 5 short months, skiing at Breck is back! With 49” of snow already, Breck will have 200 acres of terrain open across Peak 8. Test the snow on Springmeier, 4 O’Clock, Columbine, Northstar, Duke’s, Claimjumper and Trygve’s trails.

The BreckConnect Gondola will open at 8 a.m. followed by the Colorado SuperChair, Rocky Mountain SuperChair, 5-Chair and Rip’s Ride at 9am. Get there early for first chair and giveaways!




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Other Early Season Events not to Miss

Great terrain isn’t the only thing Breck has to offer during early season. Plan your trip around one of these great events.


MTN Dew Snow Dance – November 23

Bring on the snow! Join us at an exciting concert and event experience featuring music headliner RÜFÜS DU SOL (DJ SET), and support act, A-TRAK, in addition to appearances by professional snowboarders Red Gerard, Danny Davis and Julia Marino to celebrate the early winter snow season.

Snow Dance

8:30AM – 4PM: On-mountain activities with MTN Dew Pro Athletes

4PM – 8PM: FREE concert in the South Gondola Lot

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Lighting of Breck & Race of the Santas – December 7

The holidays kick off in Breck with the annual Race of the Santas and Lighting of Breckenridge. The Race of the Santas starts at 4:30PM and definitely is a sight not to miss.

Santa Run

Then following the race at 5 PM, grab a hot chocolate and watch as the trees of downtown Breck light up with the flip of a switch.


Ullr Fest – December 11-15

This Breck tradition is one not to miss. Pray for snow and watch the Ullr parade, break the World’s Longest Shot Ski record, prove your dedication to Ullr in the ice plunge, and dance at the biggest bonfire in town!

Ullr Fest


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