Summertime in Colorado means one thing – it’s beer festival season! And the world-famous ski resort and town of Breckenridge sure knows how to put on one of the best around. On July 7, 2018, the charming, historic mining town will ignite with excitement as fans of beer, music and fun arrive for this iconic Summer event.
The highly anticipated and exceedingly exciting occasion promises food and retail vendors, live music and (of course) BEER! Hundreds of different brews from over 40 breweries, to be exact. Every year this popular festival draws a range of people to the beautiful mountain town of Breck. From beer aficionados to families, visitors alike are promised a weekend full of fun. Providing a platform to enjoy a weekend outdoors along with an afternoon sipping unlimited beer samples in the Colorado sunshine, it’s no wonder that the Summer Beerfest is the ultimate Summer kick off in the Rocky Mountains.
With a parking lot party, three diverse bands, a full Brewmaster dinner and one-of-a-kind food/retail vendors this is one Breckenridge event that you won’t want to miss out on! Here’s what You Need To Know About The Breckenridge Summer Beer Festival :
This summer’s Summer Beerfest will have no shortage of diversity. Ranging from local craft breweries to breweries from around the world, have your glasses ready to sample some of the best brews around – from IPAs to Stouts to Pilsners, Ciders, Lagers and so much more! For a list of breweries, click here.
NEW THIS YEAR! The festival is moving up the hill this year to the Copper Top Plaza. This new location will offer more seating & shade, along with grassy areas to hang out and listen to the music.
• Live Music
This year will feature three separate bands : Public Safety, Two Faces West & Frisco Funk Collective. With all three differing in genre and musical style, this selection promises to keep the party going all day long! To learn more about each, click here.
Since this is such a popular event, it’s highly recommended to buy your tickets as soon as possible! They will SELL OUT! There are 4 types of tickets available for this event and each one allows you its own unique perks:
>> General Admission ($5)
>> VIP Designated Driver ($30)
>> Unlimited Tasting ($35)
>> VIP Experience ($75)
• VIP Experience
With a new location comes a new and improved VIP area! This year, VIP tickets holders will enjoy an exclusive space inside, on the 2nd level of the Copper Top Bar & Grill. Overlooking the entire event, the main stage and the beautiful Breckenridge Ski Area. The most upgraded VIP area yet, these upgraded tickets will include several benefits from a private event entrance, a commemorative glass mug, catered lunch from Beaver Run, full size pours as well as indoor/outdoor patio seating & indoor bathrooms.
Looking for a place to stay? Find your Breckenridge ‘home away from home’ with Ski Country Resorts. Although a majority of our vacation rentals are within walking distance of the event, we will also be offering a complimentary guest shuttle to and from the festivities – available only to guests of Ski Country! At Ski Country, we guarantee only the best vacation rentals in the area along with all the amenities and luxuries you need for a relaxing, rejuvenating and enjoyable stay. Finding the perfect rental is easy, visit us online to search our extensive assortment of rentals!