Entries by Julie Howsmon

Breckenridge Grand Vacations Awards Local Nonprofits Over $300,000 in Grants and Sponsorships

BRECKENRIDGE, COLO. (November 12, 2018) – Breckenridge Grand Vacations (BGV) has donated a total of $306,680 in grants to local nonprofits since opening applications for its Fall 2018 Grant Cycle in September, benefiting 32 organizations in both Summit and Park Counties. This year, the Grants Program has awarded a total of $601,930 in grants, sponsorships, […]

Shape Up for Ski Season in Summit County

The 2018/2019 Breckenridge ski season is upon us! BUT, what about getting into ski shape? It’s OK if you hadn’t thought about it yet. A few weeks of ski-based exercises can decrease your chances of getting injured and avoid strained muscles and achy joints. Remember, something is better than nothing. We’ve created a list of our […]

Breckenridge Grand Vacations Selected Top Company in Travel and Hospitality

Breckenridge Grand Vacations Selected Top Company in Travel and Hospitality Breckenridge Grand Vacations (BGV) has received ColoradoBiz Magazine’s award for #1 Top Company in the Travel and Hospitality category. In its 31st year, the recognition is given to the very best statewide companies, in 14 industries. Businesses submit their nominations throughout the year, and a […]

38th Annual Film Festival

BRECKENRIDGE FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES STAR-STUDDED LINE-UP Special guests including Academy Award winner Mira Sorvino and Michael Shannon, plus world premieres, 70+ inspirational films and more offered up for the 38th edition The stars have aligned for the 38th edition of the Breckenridge Film Festival from September 20 – 23 with a stellar line-up of special […]

The 31st Annual Great Rubber Duck Race

On Saturday, September 1st, the Great Rubber Duck Race was held for the 31st time on the Blue River in Breckenridge. Due to low water levels, a “digital duck race” was held. Sponsored by Breckenridge Grand Vacations and BGV Gives, this long-standing community event raised over $139,000 for The Summit Foundation, Summit County’s public community […]

Leaf Peepin’: Good for your Heart & Soul

  What better way than to keep your heart and your soul healthy than to take in the best of what fall in the high country has to offer!! Cooler temperatures, fewer crowds, and GORGEOUS foliage… what more could you ask for? Every year around this time, Summit County gets taken over by yellow, orange, […]