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Dia De Los Muertos by Liam-Doran

Dia De Los Muertos

Date: November 1 & 2, 2019

A two-day festival celebrating the traditional Mexican 'Day of the Dead' holiday that honors loved ones that have passed. GoBreck and BreckCreate join forces to bring a weekend filled with traditional folk dancing, face painting, crafts, live performances, and installations. 

 

Event Highlights:
Each day from 3-8pm, join the festivities by donning colorful face paint created by a local artist executed perfectly. A true wearable work of art. 

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Second Saturday, Explore the Arts District Campus

Date: November 9, 2019
BreckCreate Art District

Occurring on the second Saturday of each month, Second Saturday allows you to explore your creative side from 10am - 1pm. Each

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October is here and cooler weather is on its way to Breckenridge sooner rather than later. But with the arrival of the autumn season also comes one of the best times of the year for in-home decor, especially in a place as scenic and as outdoor-centric as Summit County. 

So if you’re ready to embrace fall and welcome the changing of the season with open arms, here are several great ideas for keeping your home nice and cozy as we inch closer to winter. 

Use blankets outside of the living room 

Sure, having a nice warm blanket draped over the couch is both useful and practical. But have you ever thought about using a blanket as decorative piece or perhaps even a table cloth for the season? Depending on the style and design, it can really make a

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Summit County Deed Restricted CommunitiesAffordable housing can be hard to find for locals who serve resort communities like Breckenridge, Frisco, and the rest of Summit County. But if you’re a permanent resident and work over 30 hours a week in the area, you might be able to qualify for a home in one of these highly desirable deed restricted communities…

Smith Ranch - Silverthorne

If you’re looking for a newer construction deed restricted community, Smith Ranch might be the perfect place to begin a home search. Homes vary in size and price point and the community is specifically designed to facilitate neighbor-to-neighbor interaction. 

Peak One - Frisco 

Dubbed a “locals’ neighborhood" by many, Peak One in Frisco is easily one of the more desirable deed restricted communities in all

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Breckenridge Cozy CondosAlong with a premium location, most condo buyers in Breckenridge want something with more than enough living space and plenty of extra storage for skiing equipment and outdoor recreational gear. But having a cozy vibe throughout the unit also tends to be a top priority as well, which isn’t always easy to find. So if you’re looking for the right condo that’s spacious yet cozy, and also priced just right, here’s a closer look at where we think you should start your search right now. 

Panorama Alpine 

Sitting just one block off Main Street, there’s a lot to love about Panorama Alpine condos, especially if you’re looking for a cozy setting. Believe it or not, even the studio units here have a wood burning fireplace and prices are usually pretty

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The fabulous Clearwater Lofts at Keystone is one of Summit County’s newest condo developments coming through the pipeline. 

According to listings that were just added to the market, construction is scheduled to get underway later this month and first occupancy planned for late December 2020. But along with that, here’s a quick look at what else we know so far: 

  • The developer behind the project is Midwest Development & Investment Corp. 
  • According to Summit County Planning Department records, the site plan includes 65 units. 
  • Clearwater Lofts at Keystone is located at 111 Clearwater Way, near Highway 6 and Decatur Road.
  • Amenities include an indoor swimming pool, hot tubs, heated garage parking, and a resort ski shuttle
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Breckenridge Craft Spirits Festival

GoBreck Craft Spirits Festival

Dates: October 18-20, 2019
The 10th annual fall event features small-batch distillers from around the country, seminars to enhance your knowledge of spirits, a themed alcohol cooking class, scavenger hunt, and countless opportunities to sample.

Event Highlights:
GRAND TASTING: STILL ON THE HILL - The event of the weekend-long festival, the Still on the Hill is the original event of this Spirits festival. Starting off at 4pm on Saturday, partake in sampling over 40 spirits from some of the best distillers in the country. Live music and locally prepared food will round out this afternoon event. 

Find all the details for each day of the festival here on GoBreck's event site. 

Wit & Wine For Timberline 

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Although early fall tends to be one of the busier times for the Summit County housing market, this year’s season could be a bit slower thanks to chatter about an economic recession getting louder. 

According to newly released figures from the Summit Association of Realtors, the number of home sales, the total sales volume, and luxury home sales in Summit County were all down in July, with declines settling at between 10% to 18%. 

While the dip is raising some eyebrows, it is worth noting that the Summit Association of Realtors President was quick to point out that the slowdown could be nothing more than a seasonal fluke, and a downturn in Denver’s housing market could also be impacting what we’re seeing here in Summit County as well. 

A lack of

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Breckenridge Condos With Storage LockersIf you're looking for a Breckenridge condo with a private storage locker or closet, we have 3 locations in mind that make for a great place to begin your search. 

Asgard Haus

The Asgard Haus condos in Breckenridge offer a cozy wooded setting near the base of Peak 9 of the Tenmile Range. But along with easy access to ski runs and hiking trails, many units here also come with a private ski closet that’s ideal for the outdoor enthusiast with lots of gear to store. 

Bluesky 

Arguably one of Breckenridge’s most sought-after condo communities, Bluesky features an impressive mix of luxury condos that have it all, including ample storage space for all your skis and ski gear. And for added convenience, each private storage locker is situated just steps

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Buying a Ski Condo in BreckenridgeWith the end of summer nearing, the busy fall housing market is right around the corner. In Breckenridge, that usually means buyers will be rushing to find the perfect place to call home, or perhaps vacation, just ahead of ski season. And if you’re someone who falls into the latter category and plan to be looking for a new ski condo, here are several common mistakes you’ll want to avoid during your search. 

Not Paying Close Enough Attention to Location 

Although this may sound obvious at first glance, many buyers truly don’t understand a building or complex’s location before signing on the dotted line. Sure, being close to a ski lift is ideal but how close are you to other community amenities and attractions that interest you? How far away are the

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Breckenridge Oktoberfest

Date: September 6-8, 2019
Kick off this classic high country celebration at 2pm on Friday, September 6th with food, authentic polka music, dancing, and of course, BEER! With a full weekend of events, you have your choice of attending one of the three beer garden timeframes or heading to the brewmaster dinner.

GoBreck Oktoberfest

After partaking in a beer or seven and a head-size pretzel, it will nearly be impossible to tell you are in Breckenridge and not across the pond in Munich, although we do have to say that the surrounding views may tip the scales in our direction. Whichever day you decide to attend, do not, repeat do not forget your beer stein from year’s past to show off your dedication to this name-stake three day event.

Purchase

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Listing information last updated on October 21st, 2019 at 7:37pm MDT.