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

Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

The world's best guitarists come together at Copper Mountain from Friday, Aug. 8, through Sunday, Aug. 10, for Guitar Town, a festival featuring free guitar workshops, free live music, an ArtGuitar silent auction and kids music activities. Visit for more information.
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Guitar Town

Copper Mountain, Aug. 8-10

8 a.m., Copper Mountain Resort, 209 Ten Mile Circle. 10th annual festival features free guitar workshops, live music, ArtGuitar silent auction, and kids’ music activities.

Art Around Town Summer Art Walk

Breckenridge, Aug. 8

10:30 a.m., Fuqua Livery Stable, 110 E Washington Ave. Learn about what is happening in the Arts District, get a tour of the 2014 ‘Sculpture on the Blue’ exhibition and several pieces in the permanent collection along with interesting facts about the history.Tours take about an hour.

Friday Night Concert Series with Under a Blood Red Sky

Dillon, Aug. 8

7 p.m., Dillon Amphitheater, 100 Lodge Pole. Under a Blood Red Sky is an acclaimed U2 tribute band that passionately recreates authentic U2 concerts.

Ragnar Relay Colorado

Copper Mountain, Aug. 8 & 9

6 a.m., Copper Mountain Resort, 209 Ten Mile Circle. Ragnar Colorado starts in Copper Mtn and finishes in beautiful Snowmass. You and 11 of your craziest friends (or 5 of your crazier friends for an ultra team) pile into two vans and tag team running 200(ish) miles, day and night, relay-style. Only one runner hits the road at a time. Each participant runs three times. So, from the elite runner down to the novice jogger, it’s the perfect race for anyone.

Community Electronics Recycling

Frisco, Aug. 8

8 a.m., Summit High School, 16201 Highway 9. Drive up to the Metech truck parked in front of Summit High School. Metech is a certified e-Stewards Recycler. Prices range from $5, $12 or $25 dollars depending on the size of the electronic device being recycled. Cash, checks or credit cards accepted. 10% of proceeds benefit Summit High School.

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