Why People Come From All Over The World To Visit This One Mountain Town Near Denver

Can you imagine what you could create out of a 25 ton block of snow? Artists from around the world flock to Breckenridge each January to be a part of a competition that allows them to use creativity, grit, and endurance while transforming their designated 12-foot tall snow block into an awe-inspiring masterpiece. You won’t want to miss the chance to view this natural gallery of wintry art this year.

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This competition and viewing take place in the area around Riverwalk Center. You can find it at 150 West Adams Ave. in Breckenridge, CO 80424. The Event Headquarters (also known as the Thaw Lounge + Music) is inside the Riverwalk Center. You might want to go on in, warm up a bit, and take in the historical exhibit featuring snow sculpting stories from the last 27 years.

Have you taken in these stunning snow sculptures at Breckenridge before? We’d love to hear about it in the comments below.

If you’re hoping for other unforgettable winter activities while up in the mountains, you may want to check out These 6 Horse-Drawn Sleigh Rides Around Denver Make For A Perfect Winter Adventure.