Summit County events calendar: 10-11-13 |

Summit County events calendar: 10-11-13

The Freeway Revival will play the Snake River Saloon today and Saturday. Weather it is a live performance or a recording, The Freeway Revival is sure to bring not only a consistent high quality of music but also a high quality of entertainment. Once you hear the beautiful guitar harmonies and subtle vocal harmonies, accompanied by an assortment of beautiful piano and organ melodies, the spell is cast and the listener is pulled into a barrage of classic sounding, everyday living music. Doors open both nights at 4 p.m., and the music gets started around 9:30 p.m. For more information, call (970) 468-2788.
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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: 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.

Todd Johnson & Entourage

Breckenridge, October 11

Great music and fun place inc dancing. MotherLoaded Tavern,103 South Main St., Breckenridge 970-453-2572

Rotating DJ Series

Frisco, Oct. 11

10 p.m. – 2 a.m., Jonny-G’s Bar, Nightclub & Pizzeria. Come on up and check out our awesome line up of DJ’s. We bring in someone new each week to keep it fresh, but the overall tone is fun and the dance floor is hoppin. 10 p.m. No Cover. Call 970-668-5442.

Free Glassblowing Demonstrations

Dillon, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays

2 p.m. – 7 p.m., Gatherhouse, 110 Second Ave., Frisco. Watch John Hudnut and the crew transform 2000-degree molten glass into pieces of art. Great for all ages. Classes also available. Call 970-485-2909.

Booty Shakin Saturdays

Frisco, Oct. 12

10 p.m. – 2 a.m., Jonny-G’s Bar, Nitghtclub & Pizzeria. Frisco’s best and longest running Saturday night dance party. DJ Crisp spins all your favoritre hip-hop — more!! No cover 10 p.m. $2 drinks 10-12. Call 970-668-5442.

Dave Connelly Duo playing great music

Breckenridge, Oct. 12

9:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m., MotherLoaded Tavern, 103 South Main St, Breckenridge. Everything from Rap to Country including Lady Gaga, Gotya, Zac Brown Band. Super fun. Call 970 453-2572.

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.


Freeway Revival

Keystone, Oct. 11, 12

9:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m., Snake River Saloon, Keystone. Live on stage this touring band is rocking it’s way through colorado. Call 468-2788.

Free Live Music with Brothers Gow

Breckenridge, Oct. 11

A Visual & Soulful blend of Rock, Funk, and Reggae. A genre bending, eye dilating, groove modulating quintet that lives for road and breathes for the show. three20south, 320 S Main St., Breckenridge. 970-368-3204

Live Ska with The Pietasters

Breckenridge, Oct. 12

9 p.m., three20south, 320 S Main St., Breckenridge. The Pietasters are a seven-piece Ska, rocksteady, soul, punk rock band hailing from Washington, D.C similar to bands such as The Specials, Bad Manners, the Mighty Mighty Bosstones, and the Skatalites Call 970 368-3204.

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.


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. 11, 12, 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.

Preston Ghost Town Hike

Summit County, Oct. 11

10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Meets at trail head, call for directions. Over 130 years ago Preston was a bustling town but now only the ghostly remains of buildings reside here. Learn about the history of the town and rich mines. Weather permitting; call for pricing and reservations. Call 453-9767 x2.

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.

Iowa Hill Gold Miner’s Hike

Breckenridge, Oct. 12

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., Meets at trail head, call for directons. Enjoy an easy guided hike through the historic Iowa Hill mine site, which takes you past mining artifacts, interpretive signs, and up to a restored miners’ boardinghouse. Weather permitting, call for reservations and pricing. Call 453-9767 x2.

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.


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.

Special Ed Fundraiser

Dillon, Oct. 11

10 a.m. – 10 p.m., Ruby Tuesday, Dillon. SHS and SMS invite you to dine at Ruby Tuesday this coming Fri, Sat, and Sun. 20% of all food sales will benefit the Special Ed classes of both schools. You must bring in the Give Back Flyer or have it on your phone. For the flyer download, contact Rhonda Reichardt at Call 970-406-0424.

Tiny Tots Inside the Orchestra

Denver, Oct. 12

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., 6060 Parkway Dr, Commerce City. This is not your traditional orchestra performance. Kids can interact with the conductor and the musician and learn about the instruments in the process! This is created for children ages 6 and under. Performances run back to back, at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. Call 303-355-7855.

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.

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.


Ghostly Tales

Breckenridge, Oct. 11, 12

7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., 411B South Main Street,Breckenridge. Explore the darker, historic side of Breckenridge. You’ll hear stories of ghastly folk, deathly love, tragic endings, murder and mayhem. Private tours available. Meet at the Kiosk in front of Rasta Pasta Call 970-485-2894, 970-343-9169.

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.

Haunted Tour of Breck

Breckenridge, Wednesdays & Saturdays

7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m., Breckenridge Welcome Center; 203 South Main Street. Join us for a late evening stroll through Breckenridge’s haunted historic district. Along the way hear eerie and unexplained stories from Breckenridge’s rough and uncertain past. Call for pricing and reservations. 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.

Behind Swinging Doors Saloon Tour

Breckenridge, Saturdays

5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Breckenridge Welcome Center; 203 South Main Street. In 1880 Breckenridge was home to 19 saloons. Stroll downtown learning about these historic businesses and sample the spirits of the Breckenridge Distillery. 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.


Horse Cents Thrift Store

Silverthorne, Oct. 11, 12

10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., 252 Warren Avenue, Silverthorne. Over 2,000 sq ft of merchandise with store proceeds used to care for rescued and rehabilitated animals (mostly horses). A 501©3 organization in Summit County. 970-389-3269 or 970-389-4821.

Habitat For Humanity Fundraiser at Brooklyn’s

Breckenridge, Oct. 11

5 p.m. – 8 p.m., Brooklyn’s Tavern & Billiards, 500 South Main St., Breckenridge. There will be a Ribbon Cutting to celebrate Brooklyn’s new bar top. 30% of proceeds will benefit our local Habitat For Humanity. Call 970 453-5058.

Stepping On Fall Prevention Program

Breckenridge, Oct. 11

noon – 2 p.m., St. Anthony’s Summit Medical Center Classrooms. Stepping On Fall Prevention Workshop sponsored by Bristlecone Foundation, Summit Medical Center Health Foundation, Avalanche Physical Therapy. Stepping On is a 7 week program that has been researched and proven to reduce falls in older people. Space is limited so please RSVP: 970-668-6980. Call 970-668-6980.

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.


Alcoholics Anonymous

Summit County, various meetings

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

Al-Anon Noon Meeting

Frisco, Oct. 11

noon, Summit County Church of Christ, 7th Ave at the Rec Path, Frisco. Please use back door. Confidential support for families and friends of alcoholics.

Coffee Talk

Breckenridge, Oct. 11

8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Cuppa Joe, 118 S Ridge Street, Breckenridge. Join Town Manager Tim Gagen and Mayor John Warner for an informal opportunity to speak one-on-one and discuss Town issues, offer input on the happenings in our community and a chance to clarify information. Call 547-3166.

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.

Women’s 12 Step Meeting

Breckenridge, Oct. 12

9 a.m. – 10 a.m., Saint John’s Church. Corner of French & Lincoln, please use back entrance. Women’s 12 Step Meeting, open to all women in recovery. Call 485-0151.


The North Face Speaker Series featuring Conrad Anker

Breckenridge, Oct. 12

7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., The North Face,322 South Main St.,Breckenridge. Meet and Greet VIP Reception, 5:30 p.m. World renown, alpinist Conrad. Tickets are free, $8 Reserved, $20 VIP reception and $5 raffle with VIP and raffle funds benefiting the BOEC. Go to Call 970-453-1613.

Summit HS Spanish Honor Society & Summit In Honduras

Breckenridge, Oct. 12, 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.

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