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

Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

Cider Circus will feature more than 75 ciders and beers from Colorado and beyond, including big names like Colorado Cider Company, Rekorderlig Cider and New Belgium Brewing. The event is Saturday, Aug. 29 at Copper Mountain Resort. Provided entertainment includes Fractual Tribe aerial performers from Boulder and the band MarchFourth! will headline
Courtesy of ThinkStock photos | iStockphoto

Want to add an event to our calendar? Click here:

The Great Cornholio

Breckenridge, Aug. 28

5:30 p.m., Carter Park Pavilion, 300 S. High St. Event is open to spectators and participants, entry includes two beer tickets and one food ticket. Please support our local nonprofit organization, Wounded Warriors Family Adventures, which is focused on reconnecting wounded veterans and their families through outdoor activities. See this site for program information: To purchase tickets see the following:

Night at the Museum – Meet the Author

Frisco, Aug. 28

5 p.m., Frisco Historic Park & Museum, 1 Main St. Experience a splendid summer evening at the Museum after hours. Meet Authors: Bill and Beth Sagstetter who will share tales from their publication entitled Mining Camps Speak. Take a journey with the authors and explore mysterious mining sites in their lecture in the Log Chapel. Open house and reception provided.

Rudyard Kipling’s ‘The Jungle Book’

Breckenridge, Aug. 28 & 30

7 p.m. (Agu. 28 & 29) and 4 p.m. (Aug. 30), Breckenridge Riverwalk Center, 150 W. Adams Ave. Rudyard Kipling’s classic tale of Mowgli, the young boy raised in the Indian jungle by a family of wolves, springs to life in a brand new version filled with catchy songs, lively dances, inventive puppetry, and wondrous theatrical spectacle in the tradition of Disney’s The Lion King. (970) 547-3179.

31st Annual Genuine Jazz & Wine Festival

Copper Mountain, Aug. 28-30

9:30 p.m., Copper Mountain Resort, 209 Ten Mile Circle. Relax in the beautiful backdrop of Copper Mountain as stars from smooth to fusion delight your senses at the 31th annual festival. A stellar line- up with of national jazz talent Peter White, Paul Taylor, Euge Groove, Kim Waters, Nick Colionne, Marc Antoine, Brian Simpson and Dotsero — plus delicious food and wine tastings add up to a smooth mountain getaway.

Screen Door Porch

Dillon, Aug. 28

7 p.m., Dillon Amphitheater, 100 Lodge Pole. Screen Door Porch delivers a Wyoming-grown fusion of soulful Americana, roots-rock and country-blues akin to Stevie Nicks meets The Band, with Ryan Adams and Bonnie Raitt hanging out backstage (605 Magazine). (970) 468-2403.

To view a full listing of today’s events visit

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

As a Summit Daily News reader, you make our work possible.

Now more than ever, your financial support is critical to help us keep our communities informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having on our residents and businesses. Every contribution, no matter the size, will make a difference.

Your donation will be used exclusively to support quality, local journalism.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User