Back to: News
October 13, 2013
Follow News

Summit County weekend events calendar: 10-13-13

A&E

Arts Alive

Breckenridge, every day

11 a.m., 500 S. Main St. La Cima Mall Breckenridge Co. Arts Alive is still enjoying the artist’s inspiration from the fall colors. The show will be hanging during the month of October. The gallery is also showing the beautiful jewelry made by artist Yvonne Kuennen. There is an artist in the gallery daily to talk about the work. Call 970 453-0450.

Country/Swing Dance Email List

Dillon, every day

6 p.m., Summit County. If you would like to be included in Silverthorne and Dillon’s Country Dance email list please send an email to: letsdanceemail@gmail.com and we will add you to our list. Dances are held in Dillon and Silverthorne throughout the year. Don’t miss out on the fun. Sign up for notifications today. Call 970-262-3403.

Karaoke Night

Frisco, Oct. 13

10 p.m. - 2 a.m., Jonny-G’s Bar, Nightclub & Pizzeria. Come sing your heart out every Sunday night at Frisco’s only Karaoke night. Hosted by DJ Diviana. New songs added weekly! 10 p.m. no cover!! Call 970-668-5442.

Sunday NFL

Dillon, Oct. 13

11 a.m. - 9 p.m., Buckmoor’s Sports Lounge @ 119 E Labonte St in downtown Dillon. Come watch your favorite team and enjoy and all you can eat pizza and hot dog buffet for only $5! Bloody Mary Bar and Mimosas for only $4! Are you ready for some football! Call 970-468-2006.

Monday Night Football Bingo

Dillon, Oct. 14

6 p.m., BuckMoor’s Sports Lounge, 119 E Labonte Dr. Dillon. Come down to Summit County’s greatest Sports Tavern for Monday Night Football on 8 Huge Flat Screens. Also, win tons of free prizes by playing Football Bingo hosted by Diego and Jordan. Call 513-290-3166.

LIVE MUSIC

Free Show with TWIDDLE

Breckenridge, Oct. 13

9 p.m., three20south, 320 S Main St.,Breckenridge. Twiddle, a Vermont based quartet, spins tall tales over an intricate soundscape of hi-def shred. Their fresh multi-genre approach conjures up jazz, classical, and bluegrass, but above all, masterfully blends reggae and funk. No cover. Call 970 368-3204.

RECREATION

Breckenridge Recreation Center Annual Closure

Breckenridge, Oct. 7-13

880 Airport Road, Breckenridge. The Breckenridge Recreation Center will be closed from October 7-13 for annual maintenance. Passes and memberships will be honored at the Silverthorne Recreation Center. Catch Kid’s Club will be held at Carter Park. All other programs are on hiatus the week of the closure. Call 970-453-1734.

Adult Drop In Tennis Clinic

Keystone, Oct. 14

10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., Keystone Tennis Center, Hwy 6 and Tennis Club Rd, Keystone. Indoor Courts- open all winter. Tennis professionals will coach you through aerobic drills that will improve your game. Guaranteed to get your heart pumping. Call 970-496-4220.

Family Gym Time

Breckenridge, Mondays & Wednesday through Friday

10 a.m. - noon, Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road. Enjoy family playtime every Monday, Wednesday — Friday. Our inflatable jungle — gym mates will be set up so kids can have a warm indoor place to play — socialize. Open play, no instruction provided. Parent supervision required. $6/Drop-In. No class Oct 7, 9, 11, Dec 25, Jan 1. Call 453-1734.

Breckenridge Drop-In Tennis Clinic - All Levels

Breckenridge, Oct. 14

12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road. No matter your skill level, our drop-in clinics will give you a workout with drills and point play coached by our tennis pros. Learn the game, meet local players, refine skills and improve fitness levels without a long-term commitment. All levels are welcome ages 16+. Call 453-1734.

Coed Volleyball League - Captain/Free Agent Meeting

Breckenridge, Oct. 14

5:30 p.m. - 8 p.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road, Breckenridge. Bump, Set, Spike! This officiated Monday night recreational league is for coed teams of 6. Teams must have an even amount of males — females on the court at all times. Drop-in play will follow Captain’s meeting from 6-8 p.m. Games will be Mondays Oct 21-Dec 16 between 6-9 p.m. Ages 18+. $285/Team. Call 970-453-1734.

Kooking Kids - October

Breckenridge, Oct. 14

3:30 p.m. - 6 p.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road, Breckenridge. Bring your appetite and join us as we teach you about healthy nutrition and cooking from all over the world. Transportation is available from Upper Blue and Breckenridge Elementary. Ages 5-12. Mondays Oct 14-28. Member: $53.90. Non-member: $60.00 Call 970-453-1734.

Preschool Swim Lessons Level 1 & 2- Monday Session 2

Breckenridge, Oct. 14

6 p.m. - 6:35 p.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road, Breckenridge. For Preschool Aquatics, our instructors follow a plan to introduce new swimming and water safety skills and build on previously learned skills. Ages 2-5. Mondays Oct 14 - Nov 18. Member: $32.40. Non-member: $36.00 Call 970-453-1734.

Tennis Lessons Fall Pee Wee

Breckenridge, Oct. 14

noon - 12:30 p.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road, Breckenridge. Pee Wee Tennis Fall Program! Tennis professionals will use fun drills and games to guide the kids in developing strong fundamentals. Ages 4-6. Mondays Oct 14 - Oct 28. $35. Call 970-453-1734.

Youth Learn to Swim Level 1 & 2 -Monday Session 2

Breckenridge, Oct. 14

3:45 p.m. - 4:20 p.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road, Breckenridge. Learn-to-Swim Level 1 — 2 will improve your youths knowledge of swimming skills and pool safety. Ages 5-10. Mondays Oct 14 - Nov 11. Member: $27.00. Non-member: $30.00 Call 970-453-1734.

KID STUFF

Juniors Drop-In Tennis Clinic

Keystone, Oct. 13

Junior clinics are just too much fun on a tennis court. We use USTA and USPTA training to get the most out of all the kids. Indoor Courts- open all winter. Ages 5-7, 4:30p-5:30p | Ages 8-13, 5:30p-6:30p. Keystone Tennis Center, Hwy 6 and Tennis Club Rd, Keystone. 970-496-4220.

Girl Scouts: Learn More!

Frisco, Oct. 13

3 p.m. - 5 p.m., Senior Center, Frisco. Calling all girls: come see what all the fun’s about in Girl Scouting! Get a sampler of activities and learn how to join a troop at this girl-led activity. Parents, get your questions answered. Call 970-379-9059.

Sweet Blessings Parent’s Day Out Program

Breckenridge, Monday-Friday

9 a.m. to 1 p.m., The Church at Agape Outpost. This program is a safe, fun place to bring your 2yr old through 5yr old, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., so you can have some time to yourself. Call 389-7708.

HISTORY

Barney Ford Victorian Home

Breckenridge, Daily except Monday

11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 111 East Washington Avenue. The Barney Ford House Museum honors the escaped slave who prospered and became a prominent entrepreneur and black civil right leader in Colorado. Call 453-9767, x2.

Edwin Carter Discovery Center

Breckenridge, Daily except Monday

11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 111 North Ridge Street. Explore the home and museum of Edwin Carter, miner turned taxidermist and naturalist. View many original Rocky Mountain specimens and enjoy interactive displays honoring Carter’s legacy. Call 453-9767, x2.

Summit Ski Exhibit

Breckenridge, Daily except Monday

11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 308-B South Main Street. Celebrate the first 100 years of skiing in Summit County with a ski documentary and vintage equipment and clothing. This exhibit is a colorful look into the history of skiing. Call 453-9767, x2.

Historic Walking Tour

Breckenridge, Wednesday-Sunday

11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., 203 South Main Street. Take a tour through Breckenridge’s Nationally Recognized Historic District with a local expert. Along the way, hear stories about the hardy souls who lived in Breckenridge more than 100 years ago. Reservations not required, call for pricing. Call 453-9767, x2.

Tombstone Tales at Twilight Tour

Breckenridge, Fridays, Sundays

5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m., Valley Brook Cemetery, Breckenridge. Hear the tales of Breckenridge’s past from beyond the grave. The historic Victorian cemetery dates back to 1882 and reflects the area’s rich mining history. Weather permitting; Call for pricing and reservations. Call 453-9767 x2.

Gold and Silver Mine Tour

Breckenridge, Saturdays & Sundays

11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 465 Illinois Gulch Road, Breckenridge. Take a journey back in time to Breckenridge’s hard-rock mining ear. Walk underground for a first-hand mining experience and learn to pan for gold on site. Tours at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Call 453-9767 x2.

High Line Railroad Park

Breckenridge, Saturdays & Sundays

11 a.m. - 3 p.m., 189 Boreas Pass Road, Breckenridge. See Engine No. 9 on the original narrow-gauge track that came into Breckenridge over Boreas Pass and a restored rotary snowplow. Learn about the history of the railroad and how it transformed the town. Call 453-9767 x2.

COMMUNITY

Community Dinner

Breckenridge, Oct. 13

6 p.m. - 7 p.m., Father Dyer Church Basement, 310 Wellington Rd, Breckenridge. Free community fellowship meal. Call 970-453-2250.

Mindfulness Meditation and Buddhist Philosophy

Dillon, Oct. 14

6-8 p.m., Lord of the Mountains Church, US Hwy 6 and 50 Evergreen Rd. Weekly classes on Mindfulness Meditation and its application in everyday life. All levels and drop-ins welcome. Area retreats, videos and downloads are also available. Classes are by donation. Call 389-3612.

Father Dyer Food Pantry

Breckenridge, Tuesdays & Thursdays

10 a.m. - noon, Father Dyer Church Basement, 310 Wellington Rd, Breckenridge. Food pantry available to those in need. Call 970-453-2250.

Looking for ancestors?

Frisco, Tuesdays & Thursdays

10 a.m. - 2 p.m., 161 Forest Dr., Frisco. Access genealogy listings for free. Order Microfilm and use our projectors. Staffed by church volunteers versed in finding info about your family’s history. Ancestory.com available. Call 970-668-5633.

COMMUNITY MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous

Summit County, various meetings

8 p.m. - 10 p.m., Meetings available throughout Summit County. Questions call 453-2905.

Al-Anon Meeting

Fairplay, Oct. 14

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., 6th St., Senior Center, Fairplay. Call 970-389-4444.

Young Adults & High School Students Concussion & Head Injury Support Group

Breckenridge, Oct. 14

7 p.m. - 8 p.m., The Church at Agape Outpost, 15404 Highway 9, Breckenridge. St. Anthony Summit Medical Center and The Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado are offering a concussion and head injury support group for young adults, high school students and their supporters, friends, and family. This will be on the 2nd Monday of every month, except in December of 2012. Call 970-668-6978.

Charity

Summit HS Spanish Honor Society & Summit In Honduras

Breckenridge, Oct. 13

Colorado Mountain College parking lot, Breckenridge. Bring your gently used household items (clothes, books, games, linens, furniture that doesn’t take more than 2 people to load & appliances) to ARC Fill-A-Truck to support high school students going to rural Honduras to volunteer in various ways. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Contact 512-422-0790 for details.

Summit County 4-H Shopping EXTRAVAGANZA

Silverthorne, Oct. 13

9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Outlets At Silverthorne. Support Summit County 4-H by purchasing your $20 Shopping EXTRAVAGANZA ticket at Alpine Bank in Frisco. Event is on Sat., Nov. 23, at Outlets At Silverthorne—free food — drinks, store discounts better than Black Friday, giveaways — more! 668-4142 4-H Call 970-668-4142.


Explore Related Articles

Trending in: News

The Summit Daily Updated Oct 13, 2013 06:02AM Published Oct 13, 2013 09:54PM Copyright 2013 The Summit Daily. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.