Summit County weekend events calendar: 9-7-13 |

Summit County weekend events calendar: 9-7-13

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Adriano’s Open Mic Nights

Dillon, September 7

6:30 p.m., Adriano’s Bistro and Pizza, 240 Lake Dillon Dr. Local musicians or singers are invited to sit in with the House Band of the night beginning at 7:30 p.m. Call 368-0508

Arts Alive

Breckenridge, Everyday

11 a.m., 500 S. Main St. La Cima Mall. It’s time again to celebrate Colorado Colors. The gallery is showing works inspired by our fall colors. The artist of the month is watercolorist, Emily Wahl. Call 453-0450.

Never Mind The 90’s

Keystone, September 7

9:30 p.m., Snake River Saloon. Great high energy rock and roll dance band.

The Owl and the Pussycat

Dillon, September 7

7:30-9:30 p.m., Lake Dillon Theatre. Join us for an evening of wit and unexpected romance. The Owl and the Pussycat is a classic comic play and a delightful way to spend an evening with friends and family. Call 513-1151.

A National Repertory Orchestra Event: Musicology and Mixology

Breckenridge, September 7

6-9 p.m., Allaire Timbers Inn, 9511 Highway 9. Douglas Adams, CEO/COO of the NRO, will present an irreverent look at the “Love Lives of Famous Composers.” Drinks from the Breckenridge Distillery — Breckenridge Brewery — food from the Blue River Bistro, The Gold Pan, Warming Hut — Modis Restaurant. Tickets $60/person, 453-5825 or

Booty Shakin Saturdays

Frisco, September 7

10 p.m. to 2 a.m., Jonny-G’s Bar, Nitghtclub & Pizzeria. DJ Crisp spins all your favoritre hip-hop and more. No cover. $2 drinks 10-12. Call-668-5442.

Free Dance Class- Flash Mob!

Frisco, September 7

11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Summit School of Dance, 400 Granite St. Class will teach choreography for a Flash Mob Dance to be performed at 2 p.m. at an undisclosed local location. Ages 6-96 are all welcome. Come join the fun. Call 668-3975.

Free Glassblowing Demos

Frisco, September 7

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

Friends of the Forest Art Show

Frisco, September 7, 8

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Frisco Historic Park Chapel, Main Street. In conjunction with the Meet The Artists art fair, the historic Frisco Chapel will host Friends of the Forest — a show of forest inspired art by Summit County Arts Alive members. Call 668-2280.

Keystone Okotberfest

Keystone, September 7

2-6 p.m., River Run Village. Free music — admission. Come sample beers from 3 different Colorado Breweries. Buy a commemorative mug for $25 and get 3 beers with the mug purchase. Free concert by Those Austrian Guys from 2-6 p.m. Call 423-8992.

Meet The Artists Art Fair Frisco

Frisco, September 7, 8

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Frisco Historic Park, Main Street. Over 30 colorado artist’s booths. Sunday free live music and Saturday, Art for The Forest auction to benefit the Friends of the Dillon Ranger District. Part of Frisco Fall Fest and Fall for the Arts. Call 668-2280.


Keystone, September 7

2-6 p.m., Keystone’s River Run Village. Keystone’s River Run will be hosting Oktoberfest. Come out for free live music — admission. Celebrate Oktoberfest in style with a commemorative Oktoberfest Mug for $25 and get 3 beers with your mug purchase. Free concert will be presented by Those Austrian Guys. Music will be 1-4:30 p.m. Call 317-847-6187.

Stoney Live

Breckenridge, September 7

9:30 p.m., MotherLoaded Tavern, 103 South Main St. Best of the 80’s and 90’s. Great dance music. Call 389-7475.


Technicolor Tone Factory

Breckenridge, September 7

9 p.m., three20south, 320 S Main St. Technicolor Tone Factory, otherwise known to their die-hard fans as “TTF,” is the newest and biggest all-live rock/funk/prague fusion band working their way to the top of the Colorado music scene. Free show. Call 368-3204.


Adult Drop In Tennis Clinic

Keystone, September 7

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

Breckenridge Drop-In Tennis Clinic

Breckenridge, September 7

12:30-2 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.

Iowa Hill Gold Miner’s Hike

Breckenridge, September 7

10-11:30 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.

Mt. Royal Hillclimb

Frisco, September 7

8:30 a.m., Race start: 110 3rd Ave. The 2nd Annual Mt. Royal Hillclimb will present runners with a 1,500ft challenge. Racers will have three miles to ascend from the Town of Frisco, elevation 9,072 ft to the 10,500 ft summit of Mt. Royal. Pre-register by 9/4 – $35/adults or $25/youth 17 — under. Call 668-2558.


Saloon Tour

Breckenridge, September 7

5-6:30 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, September 7

11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 465 Illinois Gulch Road. 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.

Haunted Tour of Breck

Breckenridge, September 7

7:30-9 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.

High Line Railroad Park

Breckenridge. September 7

11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 189 Boreas Pass Road. 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.


Saturday Swim Lessons Begin

Breckenridge, September 7

9 a.m. to noon, Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road. Preschool Swim Lessons Level 1 9:05-9:40 a.m. Preschool Swim Lessons Level 2 9:50-10:25 a.m. Youth Learn to Swim Level 1 — 2 10:35-11:10 a.m. Youth Learn to Swim Level 3 11:05-11:40 a.m. Sessions run Sept 7-28. $24 Call 453-1734.


Art For The Forest

Frisco, September 7

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Frisco Historic Park, Main Street. In conjunction with the Meet The Artists art market, the Friends of the Dillon Ranger District booth near the gazebo is auctioning off 10 donated artworks. All auction proceeds go to the FDRD. Auction ends at 6:30 p.m. Call 668-2280.

Heidi the Beagle Fundraiser

Dillon, September 7

Noon to 8 p.m., Lakeside Bowling Center, 135 Main St. Fundraiser proceeds will be donated to Summit County Animal Shelter and the League for Animals and People of the Summit (LAPS); discounts on bowling and raffles for prizes throughout the day. Heidi was attacked by two dogs at the Pro Challenge bike race and is recovering. Call 468-6257.


Horse Cents Thrift Store

Silverthorne, September 7

10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., from Hwy 9 take 3rd St west three blocks, turn left on Warren and store is on left just around the curve. Store proceeds used to care for animals (mostly horses) rescued and rehabilitated thru Swan Center Outreach, Inc., a nonprofit organization. Call 389-3269 or 389-4821.

FIRC Bag Shop Open

Dillon, September 7

1-4 p.m., La Riva Plaza, 135 Main St. The FIRC Bag Shop will be open the first Saturday of every month. Check out the latest wine and shopping bags, aprons and more made by volunteers. 100% of sales benefit the emergency assistance programs of the Family & Intercultural Resource Center. Call 262-3888 ext. 306.


Women’s 12 Step Meeting

Breckenridge, September 7

9-10 a.m., Saint John’s Church. Please use back entrance. Open to all women in recovery. Call 485-0151

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