Entries by Julie Howsmon

Breckenridge Grand Vacations Supports Holiday Giving Programs

For the fifth year, Breckenridge Grand Vacations employees and departments stepped up to support our community during the holidays by supporting the Family & Intercultural Resource Center’s (FIRC) Adopt an Angel program and the community Adopt a Family program through Mountain Mentors and Summit County Department of Human Services. Now in its 26th year, the […]

Lake Dillon Theatre Company

Established in 1993, the Lake Dillon Theatre Company (LDTC) has been entertaining audiences for more than 25 years.  Originally founded to raise funds for the Lake Dillon Amphitheatre and produce a free summer concert series; the organization expanded to include a chamber concert series, a youth educational series and an amateur, seasonal community theatre that […]


New Year, New You. That’s how it goes, right? For millions of Americans across the United States, the magical switch gets flipped when the calendar changes from December 31st to January 1st, initiating a wave of resolutions to be healthy, kind, productive, adventurous – you name it. Perhaps this sounds familiar? How often have you made a […]

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 […]