Summit County events calendar: 10/25/13 |

Summit County events calendar: 10/25/13

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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.

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.

ACBL sanctioned duplicate bridge

Frisco, Oct. 25

1 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., Summit County Community & Senior Citizens Center, 0083 Nancy’s Place, Frisco. ACBL sanctioned duplicate bridge 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.: Partnership Chairman Jane at 970-453-4886; For additional information contact Mike at 210-310-6656. Fragrance free please. Call 210-310-6656; or 970-262-9461.

Art Gallery at Keystone Lake

Keystone, Oct. 25

11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Keystone paddle boat lake, Keystone. Support local artists in this co op gallery offering unique jewelry, photography,watercolor and acrylic paintings, quilted art,stained glass and more. Open weekends Saturday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Located on the Keystone paddle boat lake across from the Adventure Center. Call 970 513-8033.

Ballroom Dance

Breckenridge, Oct. 25

6 p.m. – 7 p.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road, Breckenrdige. Dreamed of being on “Dancing with the Stars”? Have a wedding coming up? Looking for a new way to stay fit? Ballroom Dance is for you! Over six weeks, you’ll learn dance basics starting with the mambo and salsa. No partner needed – bring a friend or two! Ages 10+, $55 for 6 weeks or drop-in for $10. Call 970-453-1734.

Country Western Dance

Silverthorne, Oct. 25

7 p.m. – 11 p.m., Silverthorne Pavilion, 400 Blue River Parkway, Silverthorne. Lessons at 7 p.m. with Mike “Tex” DeGarie and open dance at 8 p.m. BYO snacks and Cash Bar, $5 at the door Call 970-262-7370 for more information. Call 970-262-7390.

Howl-A-Ween Ball

Silverthorne, Oct. 25

7 p.m. – 11 p.m., Silverthorne Pavilion, Silverthorne. For a spooky good time and great cause, attend the Howl-A-Ween Ball. Enjoy a costume contest, silent auction and dance the night away while enjoying appetizers and desserts. All to benefit LAPS, Swan Center Outreach, Far View Horse Rescue and Animal Rescue of the Rockies. Call

Republican Halloween Celebration

Silverthorne, Oct. 25

6 p.m. – 9 p.m., Summit County Elks Lodge #2561, 1321 Blue River Pkwy, Silverthorne. Join us for this Halloween celebration and have a bit of fun. Chili and all the fixins will be served from 6.00 – 7.00 p.m. Just $10 per person. Call 970-453-2961.

Rotating DJ Series

Frisco, Oct. 25

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.

Zompocalypse. Later

Breckenridge, Oct. 25

7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m., The Breckenridge Backstage Theatre, 121 S. Ridge St., Breckenridge. Written and directed by Christopher Willard featuring Danielle Burdette, Shayne Taylor, and Jaclyn Walsh. Nate and Zach throw an epic opening day party – just as the zombie apocalypse hits. But when a rival party gets overrun by zombies first, they find their party is the hit of the season. Call 970-453-0199.


Westwater Outlaws

Keystone, Oct. 25

9:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m., Snake River Saloon, Keystone. Live on stage at the Snake, these hot young rockers out of the Boulder area will light up the dance floor with their boundless energy. Call 468-2788.

Arnie J Green Band

Dillon, Oct. 25

9 p.m. – 1 a.m., BuckMoors, 119 E Labonte St., Dillon. Rock, Funk, and blues all performed by Summit County’s favorite musician and his band, Arnie Green. Call 970-468-2006.

Na’an Stop, Rocktin Grove and Free beer

Breckenridge, Oct. 25

9 p.m., three20south, 320 S Main St., Breckenridge. Formed in 2011 Na’an Stop’s quick rise has been built on a rock solid foundation of a classic reggae sound infused with hip-hop and dub influences, as well as hints of dirty rock and roll riffs. Doors at Nine, Rocktin Grove opens. Free keg starting at Nine, while it lasts. Call 970 368-3204.

Salem live at the Goat

Keystone, Oct. 25

9 p.m., Goat Soup & Whiskey Tavern, 22954 U.S. Hwy 6 at Rasor Drive, Keystone. Local reggae and roots rock rhythms. Call 970-513-9344.


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.

Adult Drop-In Tennis Clinic

Keystone, Oct. 25

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

Afterschool Ice Skating Lessons

Breckenridge, Oct. 25

4:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m., Stephen C. Ice Arena, Breckenridge. New this school year. Grades K-5 will be divided into appropriate groups to learn skating fundamentals and to have fun. Lesson includes skate rental and helmet. Transportation from school is provided for Breckenridge students. Open to all Summit County elementary students. Call 970-547-9974.

Drop-In Curling Session

Breckenridge, Oct. 25

6 p.m. – 9 p.m., Stephen C. West Ice Arena, 189 Boreas Pass Road, Breckenridge. If you want to brush up on your skills or help new players learn the sport of curling, join us on the outdoor rink for a Drop In Curling Session. Price is $9 per person. Oct 25 is the last day to register for Curling League (Friday nights Nov 1-Dec 13, 6-9 p.m.) $450/Team. Call 970-453-3380.

Halloween Dodgeball Tournament

Breckenridge, Oct. 25

6 p.m. – 9 p.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road, Breckenridge. Do you have what it takes to dodge witches, goblins and maybe even White Goodman? The 5th annual Halloween Dodgeball Tournament is your chance to show off your skills AND your costume! Minimum of 6 players per team with at least two females. Teams must register by 9 p.m., Oct 24th. Ages 18+. $95/team. Call 970-453-3380.

Tennis Drop-In Clinic – Extreme Fridays

Breckenridge, Oct. 25

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.

Moonlight Monster Mash Dash 1m and 5K fun runs

Breckenridge, Oct. 26

6 p.m. – 8 p.m., Vertical Runner Breckenridge, Breckenridge. 1 mi and 5k costume fun runs. Free glow bands to all participants, prizes for best costumes. Shoe giveaway from Hoka One One. Register at Vertical Runner Breckenridge. Fundraiser for Summit Cross Country teams. Call 970-423-6116.


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.

4-H Rabbit & Vet Science Clubs

Frisco, Oct. 25

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., County Commons, Frisco. Join Summit County 4-H Rabbit Club and/or 4-H Vet Science Club to learn about different breeds of animals. You do not need to own an animal to join. Open to kids ages 8-18. Please enroll at: or call 668-4142 Annual enrollment fee of just $40. Call 970-668-4142.

Free Musical Theatre Dance Class

Frisco, Oct. 25

4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m., Summit School of Dance, 400 Granite, Frisco. Calling all kids ages 6-16, who enjoy playing dress-up, pretend, and acting out different roles. Wear your Halloween costume and join us for a free Musical Theatre Dance Class of Beach Blanket Zombies. Call 970-668-3975.


Ghostly Tales

Breckenridge, Oct. 25

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.

Wild West Tours

Breckenridge, Oct. 25

7:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., 411 B S Main Street, Breckenridge. Step back into time with Breckenridge’s Gold Rush History. Private tours available. Meet at the Kiosk above Rasta Pasta. Call 970-485-2894, Jamie 970-343-9169, Gail.

Behind Swinging Doors Saloon Tour

Breckenridge, Oct. 25

5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Breckenridge Welcome Center, 203 South Main Street, Breckenridge. In 1880 Breckenridge was home to 19 saloons. Stroll downtown learning about these historic businesses and sample the spirits of the Breckenridge Distillery. Reservations required, call for pricing. Call 970-453-9767 x2.

Preston Ghost Town Hike

Breckenridge, Oct. 25

10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Meets at trail head, Breckenridge. 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.

Barney Ford Victorian Home

Breckenridge, Oct. 25

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, Oct. 25

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, Oct. 25

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.


Registration for Team Summit is open

Summit County, every day

6 p.m., Summit County. Registration for the alpine, freeskiing, freestyle, and snowboard programs of Team Summit is now open. Registration can take place online, by phone, or in person. For more information you can visit, contact Mau Thompson at, or call 970-968-3080. Call 970-968-3080.

Fall Spiritual Conference

Keystone, Oct. 25

2:30 p.m. – 6 p.m., The Keystone Center, Keystone. This is an opportunity for you to see all that The Swan Center has to offer – including free workshop previews on Right Brain Success, Inventing Your Life, Living Intuitively and Spirituality and Horses. Call 970-468-0924.

Horse Cents Thrift Store

Silverthorne, Oct. 25

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. Call 970-389-3269 or 970-389-4821.

Stepping On Fall Prevention Program

Frisco, Oct. 25

noon, 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 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.

Summit County 4-H Shopping Extravaganza

Silverthorne, Oct. 25

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.


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. 25

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.

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