Get ready to indulge in a delightful summer gathering filled with good food, lively music, and exciting opportunities at the Summit County Democrats Fundraiser Picnic at the Park. This annual event promises an enjoyable experience for the whole family while supporting a worthy cause. So mark your calendars for August 20, 2023, and join us at Carter Park and Pavilion in Breckenridge, Colorado. Buy tickets here!


4:00-5:00pm: Appetizers, Local Beers, Wine, and Silent Auction: Kickstart the event from 4:00 to 5:00pm by mingling with fellow attendees and treating yourself to delicious appetizers and refreshing local beers and wine. While enjoying these delightful offerings, make sure to explore the famous silent auction. Generously bid on exciting items donated by local businesses, as the proceeds will contribute towards campaign materials such as yard signs and door hangers.

5:00-7:00pm: Picnic Favorites for the Family: From 5:00 to 7:00pm, the Democratic volunteers will serve a delectable spread of picnic favorites for the entire family to enjoy. Savor mouthwatering burgers, scrumptious sides, and vegetarian options that cater to diverse dietary preferences. And don’t forget to leave room for the homemade desserts that are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth.


Fundraising for a Cause: The picnic serves as the primary fundraiser for the Summit County Democrats, enabling them to generate funds necessary for campaigning efforts. Your generous donations go a long way in supporting the organization’s mission to promote democratic values and foster positive change within the community. To secure your spot at the event, sign up early and conveniently online. A donation of $25 per adult is requested, while children aged 10 and under can attend for free.

Silent Auction

Silent Auction Donation Items Needed: The success of the silent auction relies on the support of community members like you. Consider donating exciting auction items that will attract eager bidders. Ideas for items include the use of vacation homes, restaurant and spa gift cards, golf outings, theater or movie passes, jewelry, artwork, winery tours or wine, unique experiences, and personal services. If you have a donation or need more information, please email Maggie O’Brien at

Sustainability and Parking

Sustainable Practices and Parking Information: The Summit County Democrats prioritize sustainability. As part of their eco-friendly approach, they kindly request attendees to bring their own mugs or cups for beverages. Furthermore, please note that parking at Carter Park is limited, but additional parking is available at the Breckenridge Elementary School next to the park. The picnic venue also boasts a play area for kids, ensuring a fun-filled experience for the whole family.

Join us On August 20th at Carter Park in Breck!

The Summit County Democrats Fundraiser Picnic at the Park is a perfect opportunity to enjoy a summer day with your community while contributing to a cause you believe in. Be a part of this memorable event on August 20, 2023, at Carter Park and Pavilion in Breckenridge, CO. By attending, making a donation, or contributing to the silent auction, you actively support the Democratic Party’s efforts to create positive change and work towards a better future for all. Join us for an afternoon of camaraderie, delicious food, and the shared commitment to democratic values. Buy your tickets here!