Still On The Hill October 20-22, 2017
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 2017 :
- Walking Tours & Historic Hikes
- Scavenger Hunt & Bar Mix-Off
- Spirited Cooking at Colorado Mtn. College
- Breckenridge Distillery Open House
- Still on the Hill Grand Tasting
- Napper Tandy's After Party
- Bloody Sunday Hangover Brunch
Friday October 20, 2017
Preston Ghost Town & Gold Mine Tour | 10a
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)
Behind Swinging Doors Historic Saloon Tour | 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.
Tombstone Tour at Twilight | 5p
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.
Scavenger Hunt & Bar Mix-Off | 5p
Featuring the saloons, restaurants and taverns of Breckenridge, contestants will depart on self-guided tours of the various establishments. Contestants will seek out answers to scavenger hunt questions and take selfies in certain locations. More details to follow. Bar Mix-off– Sampling of Breck bartenders’ creativity, featuring a cocktail throwdown among local mixoligists, utilizing craft spirits as their base. No need to sign up for either of these elements. Reveal party at Ollie's Pub at 10pm.
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
Saturday October 21, 2017
French Gulch Snowshoe Hike | 10a
This hike passes through the fabled Golden Horseshoe area, one of Colorado's most fertile mining regions. Along with stunning vistas the trail passes by the skeletal remains of a dredge boat & other mining ruins.
Breckenridge Historic Walking Tour | 11a & 1.30p
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!
Breckenridge Haunted Tour | 7.30p
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.
Spirited Cooking | 12-2p
Join chef Ian Buchanan for a hands-on cooking class featuring spirits. How to make a beverage edible? Enjoy the lesson and three-course lunch. Menu includes spirits and their creative uses. Pre-registration required. Limited seats available.
Breckenridge Distillery Open House | 1-3p
Shuttle or walk from the Spirited Cooking event. Or, take the Yellow route of the Breckenridge Free Ride bus system or Summit Express from the Riverwalk Center. Leave your car behind - don't drink and drive!
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 22, 2017
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 Handcrafted Libations, Bangkok Happy Bowl, Park & Main and Salt Creek Steakhouse
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