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Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

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The Mountaintop, a play, by Katori Hall

Dillon, Oct. 12

6:30 p.m., The Lake Dillon Theatre Company, 176 Lake Dillon Drive. ‘Magical. Funny. Full of Humanity.’ Exhausted from delivering a powerful speech, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. cools down in a lonely Memphis hotel room when an unexpected visit from an unknown maid compels him to confront his own humanity and the fate of our nation. The Mountaintop fuses humor and magic into an unforgettable journey that will leave audiences breathless.

Open Mic Night

Dillon, Oct. 12

9 p.m., Lake Dillon Tavern, 119 E Labonte St. #108. Bring your instrument or voice down and perform on stage with a full professional sound system. Local musician and singer Arnie Green will be hosting.

Father Dyer Returns

Breckenridge, Oct. 12

9 a.m., Father Dyer United Methodist Church, 310 Wellington Road. ‘From Preservation to Perseverance’ Dedication service to celebrate the legacy of the Rev. John Lewis Dyer. (970) 453-2250.


Frisco, Oct. 12

9 p.m., Barkley Ballroom, 610 Main St. Recently listed as one of the top 50 acts to see live by Rolling Stone, TAUK transcendent instrumental band seamlessly bringing together genres as diverse as melodic rock, fusion, gritty funk, progressive rock, ambient, classic rock, hip hop and jazz.

Barney Ford Victorian Home

Breckenridge, Oct. 12

11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Barney Ford Victorian Home, 111 East Washington Ave. The Barney Ford House Museum honors Barney L. Ford, an escaped slave who prospered and became a prominent entrepreneur and black civil right leader in Colorado.

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