Breckenridge Ullr Fest


Ullr Fest

December 11, 2019 - December 15, 2019

The long-standing event of the Ullr Fest plays homage to the mythical Norse God of Snow. The Ullr Fest is all about fun and partying so come and join in the celebrations.

  • According to a Norse myth Ullr (pronounced Oool-er) was the god of winter
  • Week of fun filled events including contests, parades and music
  • A festival like no other

Overview: The event is a week-long schedule of individual events which includes a Nordic race, the Ullr Bonfire and the famous and probably the craziest Ullr Fest Parade which travels down the main street of Breckenridge, Colorado. This fantastic party all stated back in 1963 when a few local's that they heard that Ullr was in town.

Where: Breckenridge Village

Fees: Most events are free

Details: You may see all forms of wacky winter fun at this festival. Viking hats, Ullympic contests, and a Ullr honor parade.

According to a Norse myth, Ullr (pronounced Oool-er) was the god of winter. 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.

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