Best of Breck Award Winners 2023

When visiting Breckenridge, one tends to only think of the majestic mountains where all the action happens. But did you know that Main Street offers a ton of great local businesses for shopping from souvenirs and gag gifts to ski shops and art galleries? The results are in! Here are the best apparel shops of 2023. 

Best Retail in Breckenridge

Best Boutique

Marigolds Farmhouse Funk & Junk

Hours: 10 a.m.—5 p.m.

Stepping into Marigolds is always a fun adventure-filled shopping experience. This family-run shop features everything from cookbooks and clothes to handmade jewelry and antiques. “Junk” may be in the name but you’ll find nothing but high-quality goods in this eclectic boutique.

Second Place Winner: Ruby Jane

Best Apparel Shop

Mountain Goat Clothing Co.

Hours: 10 a.m.—5 p.m.

Mountain Goat Clothing Company is a one-of-a-kind boutique on Main Street known for its premium outdoor and casual apparel. Catering to both locals and tourists, the shop offers a curated selection of clothing and accessories that blend style with functionality. Here, you’ll find brands like Cotopaxi, Toad & Co, Topo Designs, Kavu, and much more (including local brands!). Renowned for its friendly customer service and unique, locally inspired merchandise, Mountain Goat is the go-to destination for those looking to embrace the outdoor spirit of Breckenridge in style.

Second Place Winner: Ruby Jane

Best Ski Rental Shop

Carvers Ski and Bike Rentals

Hours: 8 a.m.—8 p.m.

Carvers is a small family owned and run business on Main Street in Breckenridge and has served the community since 1995! They’re easy to spot as in the summer their storefront is covered in rental bikes. They also offer repairs, clothes, and other gear.

Second Place Winner: Blue River Sports

Best Ski & Snowboard Shop

Slope Style Ski + Bike

Hours: 10 a.m.—6 p.m.

There’s a reason Slope Style Ski + Bike holds onto it’s perfect 5-star Google rating. Rely on personalized service, expert advice, and the largest ski demo fleet in winter at this Ski shop. Their dedicated team of ski experts ensures your gear is always in top shape. Check out Slope Style Ski + Bike for a true local experience that goes beyond expectations.

Second Place Winner: A Racer’s Edge

Best Art Gallery

Gary Soles Gallery

Hours: 10 a.m.—8 p.m.

Step into this art studio and enter the great outdoors when you visit Gary Soles Gallery. These breathtaking photos of wildlife and nature will have you immersed in the crevasses of the backcountry very few manage to explore. The size, detail, and vibrant scenes of Gary’s life work spark wanderlust in all who visit. Meander through the moody lighting of this gallery where you’ll fall in love with the wilderness exposed.

Second Place Winner: Portfolio Gallery Breckenridge

Best Gift Shop

Joy of Sox

Hours: 10 a.m.—8 p.m.

If you are looking for the most unique socks, hats, gloves and accessories, swing into the charming Victorian building that Joy of Sox calls home. You’ll find an eclectic collection of goods that would make a great gift for any occasion or souvenir.

Second Place Winner: Marigold’s Farmhouse Funk & Junk

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