In light of public health concerns, BHA is evaluating if and how we can host our signature events in 2021. We will post updated information for each event on this page as it is confirmed. 

Memorial Day Commemoration

May 31, 2021 - format to be determined

Join the BHA as we honor community members who have died in active military service. This interdenominational service will include a keynote speaker, hymns, and prayers.

this event is free and open to the public

Historically Speaking Library Series

2021 schedule and format to be determined

Join the BHA, Summit County Libraries, and our guest speakers as they present topics of interest.

this series is free and open to the public

Historically Speaking in Milne Park

2021 schedule to be determined

Join BHA guides for lunchtime talks in Milne Park (corner of Lincoln and Harris) to the park's history and how 19th century families lived in Summit County. Bring your own chair and a sack lunch if you'd like!​ There is not public parking at Milne Park and guests are not permitted to park along Harris Street. Please park at the Community Center at 103 South Harris Street.

this event is free and open to the public; weather permitting

Independence Day Parade Party Fundraiser

July 4, 2021 - feasibility and format to be determined

Support the BHA at our biggest annual fundraiser! Enjoy a buffet breakfast and a mimosa, then watch the parade from one of the best spots in town, the Barney Ford lawn - right on Main Street!

please check back in spring 2021 for more information

Boreas Pass Railroad Day

2021 date to be determined

In collaboration with our friends in Como, we invite you to enjoy the scenic drive over Boreas pass, the route of the C&S line, from the Como Depot to High Line Railroad Park.

this event is free and open to the public

Historic Homes Tour Fundraiser

2021 feasibility and date to be determined

Get an exclusive peek inside some of Breckenridge's privately-owned historic residences that have been preserved on the outside and modernized on the inside. This is a once-per-year offering when homeowners open their doors and allow our tour guests to step inside. Light refreshments included. 

reservations required; $50/person

Victorian Tea at the Briggle House

cancelled until further notice

Meet Mrs. Kathleen Briggle, a socialite in early Breckenridge, explore her classic Victorian home and enjoy tea and treats. Our teas are great experiences for small groups such as bridal parties, families on holiday, and business groups looking for a unique activity. 

offered select dates year-round or private tour by request

regularly schedule teas:  $40/adult (ages 13+) $20/child (ages 4-12)

private teas: $50/person (5 person or $250 minimum); private tour fee does NOT apply; 7 day cancellation for a full refund

Historic Horrors and Halloween Events

2021 dates to be determined

In a town as old as Breckenridge, there are bound to be a few spirits lingering from the mining heyday! Please check back in summer 2021 as we are reformatting our Halloween tours and events.

Santa at the Barney Ford Museum

2021 date to be determined

Each year Santa visits the Barney Ford Home, decorated for a Victorian Christmas, to listen to children's Christmas wishes. We hope to welcome Santa back in 2021 in collaboration with the Breckenridge Tourism Office

Our Mission: The Breckenridge Heritage Alliance preserves unique historic resources in the Breckenridge area and connects residents and visitors to our past through inspiring interpretation of heritage sites and stories.


Our Vision: The Breckenridge Heritage Alliance is a community-supported, nationally-recognized non-profit leader in local historic preservation, interpretation and authentic heritage tourism.


Mailing Address:  PO Box 2460

Welcome Center:  203 South Main Street

Administrative Office:  309 North Main Street

Breckenridge, CO 80424

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