The Best Post-Rafting Happy Hours in Breckenridge, Colorado
July 22nd, 2018
After a fun day out on the river, nothing feels better than sitting down and having a nice cold cocktail or beer and grabbing a bite to eat. Breckenridge is full of great options for a post rafting happy hour. Main Street is littered with bars and restaurants with patios, fun small plate and appetizer options and friendly bartenders. Here’s where you should head after your whitewater adventure!
Blue River Bistro
Located on the north end of Main Street, the Blue River Bistro serves up 2 for 1 martinis, 2 for 1 appetizers, and $2 off drafts. Make it here between 3:00 and 6:00 PM, but you can also make your way over for their late night happy hour from 9:00 PM to midnight. Their very extensive martini list includes the classics like The Cucumber Martini, Cosmo and Expresso Martini to creative seasonal martinis such as the Peach & Pepper and Pear Ginger Mint. Some of their fresh apps include Roasted Garlic Hummus, Fried Calamari and Jalapeno and cheese raviolis.
Rocky Mountain Underground
If you like to have drinks while playing games and hanging out on a nice, sunny patio, “RMU” is the place for you. Out back there is a beer garden complete with corn hole, a full bar and occasionally live music. Catch their happy hour from 4pm-6pm and enjoy $4 wells, $5 wine, $3 off cocktails and $2 off drafts from their awesome craft beer and cocktail list.
Burke and Riley’s Irish Pub
A locals’ favorite spot to grab drinks and snacks while sitting on a patio. With an Irish themed menu and cheap drinks for happy hour, you can’t go wrong. Coors and Coors light are $2, wells and certain shots are $3 and there are $5 small plates which includes menu items like sliders and wings from 3pm-6pm. They have a large indoor bar area as well as a patio for seating.
Southridge Seafood Grill
One of the most beautiful patios off of Breckenridge Main Street is on the rooftop of Southridge Seafood. Get away from bar food and check out the small plates of fresh seafood Southridge has to offer. From 4pm-6pm you can get $1 off all drinks and a Happy Hour menu that includes $2 oysters and a variety of other items ranging from $3-$7.
Ollies Pub and Grub
If you are trying to catch a game after your day on the river, Ollies is perfect. It is a basement sports bar with a ton of TV’s with most sporting events available to watch. From 3pm-6pm you can grab some $5 drafts, $4.50 wells, $5 wines and $1 off all apps. They are known for their famous wings, but also have great pickle chips and a huge portion of nachos that are also favorites.
If you are looking for a great deal on some pizza, wings and beer, Northside is always a great stop, but during happy hour, it’s an even better deal! They offer $2 PBR’s, $4 Craft beers, $3 select shots, 2 for 1 apps and $1 wings. They have a patio out front, as well as a bustling indoor bar area.
Take notes and make your way to Breckenridge after your next rafting excursion with Breckenridge Whitewater! With these great deals, you’re sure to find some great refreshments and refuel with delicious food after an action-packed day.