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

Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

The Barkley Ballroom in Frisco welcomes bluegrass Grateful Dead tribute Uptown Toodeloo String Band & Friends, with Chris Thompson on rhythm guitar, pictured here, on Wednesday, Aug. 13. The Uptown Toodeloo String Band plays with special guest musicians from the YarmonyGrass schedule as part of the Summit County YarmonyGrass kickoff festival. Two weekend passes to YarmonyGrass will be given away at the show. Doors open at 9 p.m. Visit for more information.
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Guitar Town

Copper Mountain, Aug. 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.

8th Annual Main Street to the Rockies Art Festival

Frisco, Aug. 10

10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 1 Main St. Meet local and national artists from 30 different states who will showcase their works including glass, mixed media, paintings, jewelry, and pottery. – (561) 746-6615. All ages welcome. Free.

Farm to Table Dinner

Dillon, Aug. 10

4 p.m., Arapahoe Basin, 28194 US Highway 6. An all Colorado inspired cuisine prepared by Arapahoe Basin’s own chef Chris Rybak served at Black Mountain Lodge. Hike up the mountain or ride the chair lift. The hike up the Argentine-North Fork summer trail is approximately 45 minutes with a starting elevation of 10,800’ and climbs to 11,500’. Reservations are required.

4th Annual Battle of the Geeks

Dillon, Aug. 10

4 p.m., David Olbright Memorial Field, 120 Buffalo St. The Lake Dillon Theatre Company theatre nerds will take on Keystone Science School science geeks during exhibition softball. Food and drinks available. Be the top bidder at the ‘ump auction’ and call the game for an inning. A $10 donation supporting both organizations is requested, but not required. All proceeds will be split evenly between Keystone Science School and the Lake Dillon Theatre Company. For more information, visit or

Full Moon Ghostly Tales

Breckenridge, Aug. 10

7 p.m., 180 Jefferson Ave. A ghost hunt and walking tour of downtown Breckenridge lit by the full moon. Visit some of the most haunted buildings in town. Equipment included. Adult $15, child $10. Call for reservation – Gail (970) 343-9169 or Jamie (970) 485-2894.

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