Today’s top five things to do in Summit County |

Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

Summer Youth Program Showcase events will be held on Tuesday, April 8, at Dillon Valley Elementary and Thursday, April 10, at Upper Blue Elementary. Families are invited to attend to learn more about the options available this summer to area youth. Program representatives from throughout Summit County will be present to showcase their summer program offerings and answer questions. Parents who attend will receive a summer program guide, calendar and budgeting template to assist in scheduling summer programming for their children. Free child care will be provided. Information about the Summer Youth Program Showcase and copies of the Summer Activity Guide can be found online at
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Snowshoe Hike in French Gulch

Breckenridge, April 7

10 a.m., French Gulch Trail Head. Hike through Breckenridge’s fabled Golden Horseshoe, the location of dozens of early mining operations. Along the way are scenic views and former mine sites. Weather permitting, call for reservations and pricing.

Breckenridge Spring Fever Festival

Breckenridge, April 7-27

8:30 a.m., Breckenridge Ski Resort, Peak 8 Base Area, T- Bar Restaurant, 1599 Ski Hill Rd. The biggest spring party in the Rocky Mountains is back. Breckenridge Ski Resort’s annual ‘Spring Fever’ month-long festival will again return to Breck to end ski season with a bang, and will feature a series of events both on the mountain and in town.

Open Mic with Moose

Breckenridge, April 7

9 p.m., The MotherLoaded Tavern, 103 South Main St. Famous, friendly and fabulously cooking Open Mic featuring fine and funky folk from the county and beyond. Hosted by a fury Moose.

Snowshoe Adventures with a Guide

Breckenridge, every day

9:30 a.m., Gold Run Nordic Center, 200 Clubhouse Dr. Let the staff at Gold Run Nordic Center guide you on a snowshoe adventure. The guide will inform about the mining history, wildlife and nature, while the group enjoys mountain vistas and scenic mining relics. Tailor a snowshoe adventure to your specific needs and times if the packages do not fit your schedule. Call for reservations, walk-ins welcome based on availability of staff. Please contact for pricing, (970)547-7889.

USASA Nationals

Copper Mountain, April 7-9

All Day, Copper Mountain Resort, 209 Ten Mile Circle. The United States of America Snowboard and Freeski Association National Championships is the largest snowboard and free skiing event on the earth welcoming top athletes from around the nation to compete for the title of National Champion.

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