Summit County events calendar: 10/29/13 |

Summit County events calendar: 10/29/13

Jason Summers wanders around the outside of the building in a straitjacket at the Frisco Haunted House, set up in the recreation building at 110 Third Ave., Frisco. The Haunted House is open from 6 to 10 p.m. today, Wednesday and Thursday. Tickets are $5 for students with ID (including college), $7 for adults or $20 for a family four-pack, and the house is recommended for ages 7 and older. For more information, visit
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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, every day

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.

Free Glassblowing Demonstrations

Frisco, Oct. 29

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.

Free Texas Hold’em Tournament

Frisco, Oct. 29

7 p.m. – 2 a.m., Jonny-G’s Bar, Nightclub & Pizzeria, Frisco. Like Poker? We offer Frisco’s only poker night with 2 no entry fee Texas Hold’em tournaments. Games are at 7 p.m. — 10 p.m. Play to win great prizes and enjoy great food and drink specials. Call 970-668-5442.

Ladies Night w/Karaoke Hosted by El Jefe!

Dillon, Oct. 29

9 p.m. – 2 a.m., BuckMoor’s @ 119 E Labonte Dr in Downtown Dillon!. Every Tuesday is Ladies Night at BuckMoors!! $1 Well Drinks and $1 Drafts all night for ladies! High Energy Karaoke hosted by Summit County’s Finest DJ, El Jefe!! Call 970-468-2006.

Tuesday Party Bridge

Frisco, Oct. 29

12:50 p.m. – 12:50 p.m., Community and Senior Center, Frisco. Party Bridge every Tuesday from 12:50-4:30 p.m. Relaxed atmosphere. Call 970-453-1206.

Zompocalypse. Later

Breckenridge, Oct. 30

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.


Silverthorne, Oct. 30

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.

Ladies Night

Frisco, Oct. 30

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.

Poker Night

Dillon, Oct. 30

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.


The Giving Tree Band live

Keystone, Oct. 30

9 p.m., Goat Soup & Whiskey Tavern, 22954 U.S. Hwy 6 at Rasor Drive, Keystone. Award-winning Americana touring group from Chicago. Call 970-513-9344.

Evergreen Grass Band

Frisco, Oct. 30

The Barkley Ballroom, 610 Main St., Frisco. This 4-piece band from Wisconsin (guitar, bass, banjo, & mandolin) have been playing their distinctive and aggressive blend of bluegrass all over the country. Free Show at 9pm.


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.

Breck Rec Adult Swim Club

Breckenridge, Oct. 29

6:15 a.m. – 7:45 a.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road, Breckenridge. Improve swimming endurance, proper swim habits and stroke technique with professional athlete, Jaime Brede. Participants can prepare for competitions and meet personal swimming and fitness goals. Meets Tues/Thurs. thru Dec. 19. Tu-6:15-7:45 a.m., Th-6:45-8:15 a.m. $5 Drop-in, Rec Center Admission Req. Call 970-453-1734.

Breckenridge Skating School Session 2 Adult and Kid’s Lessons

Breckenridge, Oct. 29

6 p.m. – 7 p.m., Breckenridge. Tuesday evening Session 2 basic and intermediate lessons at Stephen C. West Ice Arena begin for pre-schoolers to adults. Half-hour lessons run Tuesdays through December 10. Visit the SCW website for rates and specific times. Ages 3 — up. Call 970-547-9974.

Dog Obedience for Life and Sports

Breckenridge, Oct. 29

6 p.m. – 7 p.m., Frisco Day Lodge, 621 Recreation Way, Frisco. We cover the basics of sit, down, stay, come, loose lead walking, greeting manners, “place” , “settle” “leave it” and all of those wonderful skill that make living with your dog a pleasure. $100 for all four classes. Call 970-668-2558.

Just Be Active

Breckenridge, Oct. 29

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., Silverthorne Recreation Center, Silverthorne. An afterschool play based program. Outside, inside, parachute play, dodge ball, scavenger hunts, scooters, and more. Grades K-5. Call 262-7370.

Rally for Dogs

Frisco, Oct. 29

7:15 p.m. – 8:15 p.m., Frisco Day Lodge, 621 Recreation Way, Frisco. Rally puts some fun and challenge into basic obedience and encourages dog/human teamwork. Class meets on Tuesdays from 10/15-11/5 from 7:15p.m.-8:15p.m. Must register for all four classes. Cost is $100. Call 970-668-2558.

SuperSkate Session

Breckenridge, Oct. 29

5:15 p.m. – 6 p.m., Breckenridge. Has your child completed a Skating School class and is s/he ready for the next step in the skating world? Enroll him, or her, in our SuperSkate program where they learn a choreographed skating routine and perform in our public Winter Ice Show in December. Ages 3 — up. Call 970-547-9974.

Tot Gym Library and Swim

Silverthorne, Oct. 29

9 a.m. – noon, Silverthorne Recreation Center, Silverthorne. This 3 hour class included story time, book check out, snack, fitness and pool fun. Call 262-7370.

Cliffhangers – Session 2

Breckenridge, Oct. 30

4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road, Breckenridge. Cliffhangers is a fun class for kids who enjoy climbing and want to develop and/or enhance their skills.Tranportation available from Upper Blue and Breckenridge Elementary. Ages 6-9. Wednesdays Oct 30 – Dec 11. 4:30 p.m.-6 p.m. No class on Nov 27. Member: $64.80. Non-member: $72.00. Call 970-453-1734.

Creative Ballet

Silverthorne, Oct. 30

10:15 a.m. – 11 a.m., Silverthorne Recreation Center, Silverthorne. The art of ballet taught through visualization and creative movement using props, costumes, and fun. Ages 3-5 years. Class option also offered 4:30-5:15p, Wednesdays. Call 262-7370.

Liquid Snow

Silverthorne, Oct. 30

6 p.m. – 7 p.m., Silverthorne Recreation Center, Silverthorne. Water fitness class designed specifically for winter sports: skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing and more. Call 262-7370.


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. 30

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.


Ghostly Tales

Breckenridge, Oct. 29, 30

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.

Breckenridge Haunted Tour

Breckenridge, Oct. 30

7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m., Breckenridge Welcome Center, 203 South Main Street, Breckenridge. Join us for an eerie evening stroll through Breckenridge’s haunted historic district. Upon entering homes of former residents, you’ll wonder . . . was it a draft or did you just meet Mrs. Briggle? Reservations required, call for pricing. Call 970-453-9767 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.

Summit County 4-H Shopping Extravaganza

Silverthorne, Oct. 29

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.

Community Dinner

Silverthorne, Oct. 29

5 p.m. – 7 p.m., Elks Lodge, Blue River Parkway, Silverthorne. A free community dinner is served to all those who wished to attend. Call 970-389-0015.

Father Dyer Food Pantry

Breckenridge, Oct. 29

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, Oct. 29

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.

Horse Cents Thrift Store

Silverthorne, Oct. 30

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.


AA Meeting

Breckenridge, Oct. 29

7 p.m. – 8 p.m., Father Dyer’s Church downstairs, 310 Wellington St., Breckenridge. Big Book study. Call 453-2905.

Al-Anon Meeting

Dillon, Oct. 29

7 p.m. – 8 p.m., Lord of the Mountains Church, Dillon. Hope and serenity for friends and family of alcoholics, everyone is welcome.

Frisco AA Meeting

Frisco, Oct. 29

6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., Frisco County Commons Building, Mt. Royal Room. AA open discussion meeting for AA members and guests. Call 485-0151.

SCCC Food Pantry

Frisco, Oct. 30

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.

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