Crafts Spirits Festival
|Still On The Hill - Fall is the season for cooler temperatures, changing leaves and the Craft Distillers’ Still on the Hill Festival. The first of its kind in the state, the festival features distilleries from across Colorado, artisan spirit seminars, fine local cuisine and of course, plenty of samples of Colorado-made spirits.
Friday, October 5 – Sunday, October, 7
Dine for $18.59 specials, homage to Breckenridge’s founding year, will be offered at restaurants throughout town.
Friday, October 5
4pm and 5:30pm – Historic Saloon Tours highlight the historic brewing, distilling and saloon features of Breckenridge’s mining heritage. This walk will be hosted by the Breckenridge Heritage Alliance; 4:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Departs from the historic Gold Pan Saloon, located at 103 N. Main St.
5pm – 2nd Annual Poker Run features the saloons, restaurants and taverns of Breckenridge. Contestants will depart on self-guided tours of Breck’s bar scene and draw a playing card at each stop. Present the best five-card hand the following day at the Poker Showdown for a chance to win top prizes.
Saturday, October 6
2pm - 4pm – Breckenridge Distillery Open House showcases the local distillers and serves as home to the Poker Run Showdown at 3:30 p.m. Prizes will be awarded for top poker hands and cocktails awarded to all. At the Breckenridge Distillery production facility, located at 1925 Airport Rd.
4pm - 7pm – Still on the Hill Grand Tasting features samples and specialty cocktails from craft distillers. Taste and talk with distillers at an informal, walk-around event. At the Breckenridge Riverwalk Center, located at 150 W. Adams Ave.
Sunday, October 7
11am – Breckenridge Historic Walking Tour uncovers the treasures of Breckenridge’s National Historic District. Departs from the Breckenridge Welcome Center, located at 203 S. Main St. Throughout the day, Hangover Brunches feature craft-spirit cocktails and brunch menus.