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

Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

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World Cuisine Wine Dinner

Breckenridge, Oct. 20

6:30 p.m., Blue River Bistro, 305 N. Main St. Chef Brandon Farr will take guest on a culinary tour of Italy. Experience an elegant four-course dinner, pairing Italy’s most prestigious wine appellations with authentic cuisine from each region. 100 percent of proceeds benefit the National Repertory Orchestra. For reservations, call (970) 453-5825 or visit


Frisco, Oct. 22

9 p.m., Barkley Ballroom, 610 Main St. Cabinet plays bluegrass music that might have its roots in the past, but its jams are current and vibrant. Free show at 9 p.m.

U.S. Masters Swimming Drop-in

Breckenridge, Oct. 20, 22 & 27

6:15 a.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road. Whether you are a fitness swimmer, a former competitive swimmer or a triathlete in training, the U.S. Masters Swimming community will help you work toward your individual goals. Under the guidance of USMS Coach Jaime Brede, you will develop effective habits in a fun environment with other swimmers who wish to take their fitness to the next level. (970) 453-1734.

Parent-Child Drop-in Swim Lessons

Breckenridge, Oct. 20 & 27

10:45 a.m., Breckenridge Recreation Center, 880 Airport Road. Instructors follow a plan to introduce new swimming and water-safety skills that are developmentally appropriate for infants and young children. In Parent and Child Swim, great experiences and fun activities are provided to teach children to be comfortable and safe in and around the water, while parents learn how to hold and support your child in the water. Drop-in fee is $6 per class. (970) 453-1734.

Barney Ford Victorian Home

Breckenridge, everyday

11 a.m., Barney Ford Victorian Home, 111 East Washington Ave. The Barney Ford House Museum honors the escaped slave who prospered and became a prominent entrepreneur and black civil-rights leader in Colorado. Please visit our website or call (970) 453-9767 for more information.

Free Community Dinner

Silverthorne, Oct. 20

5 p.m., Summit Elks Lodge. Free Community Dinner served to all every Tuesday. The Elks Lodge is 3 blocks north of Target on Highway 9.

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