Summit County events calendar: 10-2-13 |

Summit County events calendar: 10-2-13

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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.

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.

Ladies Night

Frisco, Oct. 2

9 p.m. – 2 a.m., Jonny-G’s Bar, Nightclub & Pizzeria. Frisco’s only and longest running Ladies Night goes down every Wednesday night. The dance floor is packed with DJ Crisp spinnin new — old school hip hop and more. No cover. Call 970-668-5442.


Silverthorne, Oct. 2

6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m., 1321 Blue River Pkwy, Silverthorne. Fun for the whole family. Win cash prizes- $10 buy-in plus $1 progressive card. Support the local Elks Lodge charities and events. Featuring Jackpot Progressive Blackout game, and Double Action final. Under 18 must be accompanied by a participating adult. Call 970-468-2561.

Poker Night

Dillon, Oct. 2

7 p.m. – 2 a.m., BuckMoor’s @ 119 E Labonte Dr in Downtown Dillon. Completely Free Poker tournament!! Two games, 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. with Prizes for top finishers. Great Food and Drink specials as well! Call 970-468-2006.

Drinkin with Lincoln

Frisco, Oct. 3

9 p.m. – 2 a.m., The Barkley Ballroom, 610 Main St in Frisco. From 9-11, it’s $5 all you can drink for anyone over 21. Listen to your favorite tunes and dance the night away. Call 970-708-7042.

Thursday Night Live Trivia

Frisco, October 3

9 p.m. – 2 a.m., Jonny-G’s Bar, Nightclub & Pizzeria, Frisco. Come in and test your brain. Live Trivia hosted by Kathleen starts @ 9 p.m. with 3 great rounds of trivia fun. Prizes rewarded after each round and a grand prize to the winning team! Call 668-5442.

Murphy’s Poker Night

Silverthorne, October 3

7 p.m. – 11 p.m., Murphy’s Irish Pub, 501 Blue River Parkway, Silverthorne. Free Texas Hold ‘Em at Silverthorne’s home for Poker. Two tournament-style games every Thursday. First game @ 7 p.m. Second game @ 10 p.m. No entry fee. Play to win Bar Tabs. Food and Drink Specials for players. Call 970-468-2457.

Open Mic at the Moose Jaw

Frisco, October 3

10 p.m., Main St., Frisco. Open Mic w/John Truscelli every Thursday.

Open Mic Night With Arnie Green

Dillon, October 3

9:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m., Dillon Dam Brewery, 100 Little Dam St, Dillon. A fun night with talented local musicians. Hosted by rock blues guitarist Arnie J Green. And it’s “Girls Night Out” with free half-pints for ladies from 9-11 p.m. and $2.75 pints, $3 Jager and Stoli Flavors. Call 262-7777.

Rotating DJ Series

Frisco, Oct. 4

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.

Art Gallery at Keystone Lake

Keystone, Oct. 4

11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Located on the Keystone paddle boat lake across from the Adventure Center. Sidewalk repair is finished and we are happy to reopen for business on Saturdays and Sundays into November. Visit and find lots of new art work, photography, jewelry and more. Call 970 513-8033.

Breckenridge Craft Spirits Festival: Still on the Hill

Breckenridge, Oct. 4, 5, 6

4 p.m. – 6 p.m., RiverWalk Center. Fall is the season for cooler temperatures, changing leaves and the Breckenridge Craft Spirits Festival. The Festival features small-batch distillers, artisan spirit seminars, fine local cuisine and a of course, plenty of sampling.

Country/Swing Dance Email List

Summit County, Oct. 4

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.


Happy Hour w/ Kenn Lee

Frisco, Oct. 2

6 p.m. – 9 p.m., The Barkley Ballroom, 610 Main St in Frisco. Kenn Lee used to open for Waylon Jennings and now he lives in Summit County. Kenn entertains with a mix of originals and covers during The Barkley Ballroom’s 6-9 Happy Hour. $4 Pita Pizzas, $6 Gyros and drink specials. Call 970-708-7042.

Danceparty with DJ DeniedRockstar

Dillon, Oct. 3

9 p.m. – 2 a.m., BuckMoors at 119 E Labonte St., Downtown Dillon. DJ Denied Rockstar plays non-stop music and gets the dance floor music. Everything from the hip hop, electronic, rock, and alternative is open game for this incredible DJ. Call 970-468-2006.

The PHIX celebrating the music of Phish

Breckenridge, Oct. 3

9 p.m., three20south, 320 S Main St., Breckenridge. PHIX is made up of four musicians in Colorado who have been profoundly inspired by their music, not only as musicians, but as human beings. Rather than trying to imitate the original, Phix attempts, in our own humble way, to recreate the special energy and spontaneity of a live Phish concert. Call 970 368-3204.

Free Live Music with Mosey West

Breckenridge, Oct. 4

6 p.m., three20south, 320 S Main St., Breckenridge. Mosey West fuses psychedelic, folk and country-rock influences in a haze of distorted guitar, pedal steel and reverb-soaked vocals. The “raw and edgy roots rock” group is known for their live energy on stage, soaring harmonies and unique performances. Call 970 368-3204.


Family Gym Time

Breckenridge, Oct. 2, 4

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.

Prenatal Yoga

Silverthorne, Oct. 2

9 a.m. – 10 a.m., Silverthorne Recreation Center. Connect with your baby while learning postures to keep you comfortable during your pregnancy and help prepare you for labor and delivery. All trimesters welcome. Call 970-262-7370.

Advanced Climbing Team – October Session Starts

Breckenridge, Oct. 3

3:30 p.m. – 6 p.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, Breckenridge. Advanced Climbing Team is the heart of our climbing development program. Members will focus on a combination of climbing strength and technique development under our experienced and dedicated coaching staff. Ages 8-18. Mondays — Thursdays, Oct 3-28. Member: $90 Non-member: $100 Call 970-453-1734.

Splish & Splash Swim Time – October

Breckenridge, Oct. 3

4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, Breckenridge. Join us this fall for Splish — Splash Swim Time! Transportation is available from Upper Blue and Breckenridge Elementary. Ages 5-12. Thursdays Oct 3 – Oct 24. No Class October 10 or 31. Member: $26.90. Non-member: $30.00 Call 970-453-1734.

Tennis Junior Lessons – October Session

Breckenridge, Oct. 3

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, Breckenridge. These tennis sessions are filled with fun drills and games with the tennis professionals guiding the kids to develop strong fundamentals. Ages 7-12. Thursdays Oct 3-31. $45. No class on Oct 10. Call 970-453-1734.

Adult Drop In Tennis Clinic

Keystone, Oct. 4

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. 4

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.

Tennis Drop-In Clinic – Extreme Fridays

Breckenridge, Oct. 4

1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road. Take your tennis game to the extreme – and outdoors. A great workout with fast-paced drills geared toward the advanced, accomplished player. Clinic is held indoors in inclement weather and once outdoor courts close for the season. Call 453-1734.

Tumbling Tots

Breckenridge, Oct. 4

9 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road, Breckenridge. Tumbling Tots fine-tunes your child’s motor skills, movements and continues their social development. Parent participation is required. Register for this four-week session (Sept 13-Oct 4) for $32 OR drop-in for $10 fee per class. Ages 1-3. 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.

Parent & Child Swim Drop-In

Breckenridge, Oct. 2

10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road. Great experiences and fun activities are provided to teach infants and young children to feel comfortable in the water. Parents will learn valuable water safety information to make your family safer in and around the water. Ages 6 months-3 years. $6/Drop-In Call 453-1734.


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, Oct. 4

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.


SCCC Food Pantry

Frisco, Oct. 2

3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., Summit County Church of Christ, 1002 S. 7th Ave., at Bike Path, Frisco. Everyone is welcome. Call 970-668-0462 or 970-453-4269.

Beyond the Beauty: Therapeutic Possibilities of Japanese Gardens

Frisco, Oct. 2

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., Frisco Historical Park Chapel – 120 East Main Street, Frisco. Japan America Society of Colorado welcomes Dr. Eijiro Fujii, Ph.D., Chiba University, Japan. Visiting Colorado for a lecture tour, Dr. Fujii will speak to the therapeutic possibilities of Japanese gardens — how the visual aspects of Japanese gardens connect to the human brain. Please join us! Call 303-592-5364.

Facing the Challenge of Emerging Infectious Disease

Silverthorne, Oct. 2

7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Silverthorne Town Pavilion, 400 Blue River Parkway, Silverthorne, CO. Dr. David Woodland, acclaimed immunologist and Chief Scientific Officer of Keystone Symposia, will discuss the threats posed by West Nile Virus and other emerging viruses, as well as research efforts to combat these diseases. His free talk will be followed by Q — A. Light refreshments will be served. Call 970-262-2676.

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. available. Call 970-668-5633.


Alcoholics Anonymous

Summit County, various meetings

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

Summit-Lake Dillon Optimist meeting

Frisco, Oct. 2

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m., Community/Senior Center, 83 Nancy’s Place, Frisco. What do 354 Summit Elementary basketball, 132 chess, 90 volleyball, 123 oratorical and essay participants all have in common? They’re supported by the Summit-Lake Dillon Optimists. Optimists provide the equipment and coordinate all these activities and many more. Join our meetings to find out more.

Al-Anon Meeting

Breckenridge, Oct. 3

7 p.m. – 8 p.m., St. John the Baptist Episcopal Church, 100 S. French St., Breckenridge. Call 970-485-1603.

Breckenridge Masonic Lodge #47 A.F. & A.M.

Breckenridge, Oct. 3

7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m., Highway 9, E. side Frontage Rd. across from the High School, Farmer’s Korner. Stated meetings, 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month. Call 970-485-0837.

GOP Women of the Summit Monthly Meeting

Summit County, Oct. 3

5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m., Please call 970-453-2961 for information. A social environment where political issues are discussed and fundraising efforts are developed. It’s a fun gathering of like-minded women. Call 453-2961.

Al-Anon Noon Meeting

Frisco, Oct. 4

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.


Summit County 4-H Shopping EXTRAVAGANZA

Silverthorne, Oct. 1, 3

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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