Still On The Hill October 18-20, 2019
Take part in a Breckenridge Annual event that is quickly becoming one of it’s most popular!
The Still on The Hill Craft Spirits Festival allows visitors to take part in an informal walk-around and tasting of some of Colorado’s most well known, and even lesser known, spirits presented by the talented distillers themselves! The first of its kind in the state, this may be your only opportunity to explore some of the tastiest liquor to grace the Centennial State and converse with the people who made it.
Overview of Events 2019 :
- Walking Tours & Historic Hikes
- Scavenger Hunt & Bar Mix-Off
- Breckenridge Distillery Open House
- Theme Night at the Theatre
- Cocktail Themed Workshops
- Still on the Hill Grand Tasting
- Bloody Sunday Hangover Brunch
..All Weekend Long..
Breckenridge Historic Walking Tour
Friday & Saturday 10a & 1p
Our Main Street is full of old buildings and fascinating history. This tour explores the architecture, culture, and development of Breckenridge from a mining camp to a civilized town. Great orientation for visitors and locals!
Behind Swinging Doors Historic Saloon Tour
Friday & Saturday 5p
Historic Breckenridge was a place of debauchery fueled by the bawdy saloons lining Main Street. Find out which current businesses are housed in old saloons and hear tales of these infamous establishments.
Preston Ghost Town & Gold Mine Tour
Hike with a local expert to the ghostly remains of a once thriving mining town. Along the way listen to stories and learn about Breckenridge's history as you pass mining artifacts, big and small. (Lunch Included)
Breckenridge Haunted Tour
Join us for a late evening stroll and explore the darker side of our Historic District as your guide shares eerie and unexplained stories. Enter one of town's oldest homes, believed to be haunted by Mrs. Briggle.
Tombstone Tour at Twilight
This historic cemetery is full of fascinating secrets and surprises from how it was designed to who is buried there and why. See the final resting place of prominent residents and learn about Victorian mourning practices.
Breckenridge Distillery Open House | 1-3p
$5 craft punch and a free hand-crafted cocktail with the purchase of a bottle in retail. Valid for one cocktail per bottle purchase. Must show receipt.
3 Course Dinner at Breckenridge Distillery
3 courses for $45. Show your Grand Tasting receipt for a free craft punch. Reservations required. Limited seats available
Scavenger Hunt & Bar Mix-Off | Friday & Saturday
Featuring saloons, restaurants and taverns all over Breckenridge, contestants will depart on self-guided tours of the various establishments where they will sample the local bartenders’ creativity, featuring a cocktail throwdown among local mixoligists, utilizing craft spirits as their base.
Seek out answers to scavenger hunt questions and take selfies in certain locations, posting with the hashtag #ISpyStillontheHill2019.
Participating Bars/Restaurants : Apres Handcrafted Libations, Bangkok Happy Bowl, Breckenridge Distillery Tasting Room, Briar Rose Chophouse, Empire Burger, Fatty’s Pizzeria, Giampietro, Hearthstone, Mi Casa, Modis, Ollie’s Pub, Relish, Salt Creek Steakhouse and Twist (subject to change)
..Friday October 18..
Mixology Contest & Sweeney Todd
Enjoy a special, themed night at the Backstage Theatre! Prior to enjoying the spooky, Tim Burton classic, Sweeney Todd, ticket holders can participate in a special haunted house in the lobby and partake in a cocktail competition where they will taste and vote on five creative concoctions mixed by five different distilleries!
..Saturday October 19..
Better Bitters Workshop | 11a - 12p
Learn the art of constructing homemade bitters, how to use them in a drink... and even take home your very own bottle!
Still on the Hill Grand Tasting | 4-7p
The premier craft spirits tasting in Colorado - simply a blast! 38 of the finest distillers share their talents. Fun times, artisan snacks and the finest spirits! Acoustic music keeps you groovin'. Must be 21 years old to enter. Proceeds benefit the Community Partners of the Breckenridge Restaurant Association.
..Sunday October 20..
Bloody Sunday Hangover Brunch
Various restaurants around town will be featuring craft-spirit cocktails and brunch menus with many football viewing options. Relax and soak up the vibe around town.
Participating Bars/Restaurants : Apres, Aurum, BOLD, Breck Distillery, The Canteen, Eric's, Fatty's, Gold Pan, Kenosha, La Francaise, Mi Casa, Ollie's, Salt Creek, Sancho and Spencer's in Beaver Run
Don't Miss Out on Fall Dining Specials!
Your ticket to dining specials! The Breckenridge Dining Passport is a unique fundraising and information-packed pamphlet available seasonally to diners granting access to discounts, special deals and fun promotions at participating restaurants. Proceeds from passport sales are donated back to the community through our scholarship fund or to another non-profit organization.
Purchase at the Breckenridge Welcome Center