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

Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

"Paradise Island," painting by Jan Whitney. Main Street to the Rockies Art Festival, hosted by the town of Frisco and produced by Howard Alan Events, continues Aug.14. This two-day outdoor summer art show allows festival patrons to explore the work of 100 leading contemporary artists in one setting. The festival features original artwork in diverse artistic media and styles. Admission is free, event is located in downtown Frisco on Main Street.
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L’homme Cirque

Breckenridge, Aug. 14

11 a.m. 2 p.m. & 5 p.m., South Gondola Lot, 203 N. main St. L’homme Cirque is a one-man circus featuring an innovative combination of acrobatics, music and dance, including everything from a human cannon ball to a climactic high-wire act, with our spectacular mountains as a backdrop.

Guitar Town

Copper Mountain, Aug. 14

4 p.m., Copper Mountain Resort, 209 Ten Mile Circle. The world’s best guitarists come together for the 12th annual festival, with three days of free performances, guitar & songwriting workshops and kids music activities. In addition to live music, weekend highlights include: Acoustic Kids Showcase, Learn to Play Guitar in a Day as seen on PBS, Custom Luthier Expo and Guitar Center Garage. For more festival information and VIP tickets visit

10th Anniversary Main Street to the Rockies

Frisco, Aug. 14

10 a.m., Main Street. No matter what you’re looking for, you’ll be sure to find it with over 80 national and regional artists displaying their original work including sculptures, mixed media, painting, photography, jewelry and much more.

Summit Quilters Show & Exhibit

Frisco, Aug. 14

10 a.m., Frisco Historical Park, 120 Main St. View quilts made by Summit Quilters and vote for your favorites.

Cycle In’ Cinema

Breckenridge, Aug. 14

6 p.m., Riverwalk Center, 150 W. Adams Ave. Part party, part screening, this event invites cycling enthusiasts of all ages to trade four wheels for two and ride their bikes to Riverwalk Center to enjoy a showcase of independent bicycle-themed films from around the world. Co-presented with Breckenridge Film Festival, in partnership with Filmed by Bike.

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