Jan 10, 2018 - Jan 13, 2018
- Location: Breckenridge Lodging and Hospitality
- PO Box 8329, Breckenridge, CO 80424
- Festivals & Events
The Town of Breckenridge invites snow lovers of all ages to join the party. During Ullr Fest in Breckenridge, don’t be surprised to see horned Viking hats adorning the heads of skiers and snowboarders, the biggest bonfire in town, and more than 12,000 Ullr enthusiasts filling the streets for the Ullr Parade with crazy float participants skiing off jumps on Main Street or gliding along town in a hot tub. Join us to rejoice with Ullr himself... he's ready for a good party.
In Norse mythology, Ullr (pronounced Oool-er) was the winter god. He was the son of Sif and the stepson of Thor, the "God of Thunder." Ullr loved the cold, and delighted in traveling over the country on his skis or skates. He also delighted in the chase, and pursued his game through the Northern Forests.
Produced by the Breckenridge Tourism Office. Sponsored by KSMT 'The Mountain', Breckenridge Ski Resort, Town of Breckenridge and Summit Daily News.