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

Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

The musicians of Summit County are teaming up for an evening at the Riverwalk Center for the inaugural High Country Holidays Concert on Tuesday, Dec. 8 at 7:30 p.m. Under the esteemed direction of music directors Beth Steele and Jill Schroeder-Dorn, the Summit Choral Society, Summit Concert Band, and Summit County Orchestra are pooling their resources to put on a concert in Breckenridge.
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The Revolution Tour

Copper Mountain, Dec. 8-11

8 a.m., Copper Mountain Resort, 209 Ten Mile Circle. Copper will host the first stop on USSAs Rev Tour. It will include snowboard and freeski competitions in the Main Vein SuperPipe. Top winners may earn an invite to the U.S. Grand Prix, Junior Worlds, or USASA Nationals.

Hog MaGundy

Frisco, Dec. 9

9 p.m., Barkley Ballroom, 610 Main St. Hog MaGundy takes on the term Jam Band by offering a unique interpretation of the Americana genre which mixes perfectly with their bluegrass style. Their live performances exhibit a deeper musical connection that puts this band far beyond their years.

Participate in The Longevity Project

The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.

50+ Ski With Us

Breckenridge, Dec. 8 & 15

All Day, Breckenridge Ski Resort Peak 8 Guest Services, 1599 Ski Hill Road. 50+ Ski with us is a complimentary guided ski and snowboard program for all Breck guests ages 50 and over. Explore Breck’s vast and varied terrain, while enjoying a social day with fellow local and visiting seniors. All ability levels are welcome. Registration is 8:30-9 in the T-Bar. Ability levels Ability levels: Intermediate (blues) and above.

Parent-Child Drop in Swim Lessons

Breckenridge, Dec. 8 & 15

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.

Edwin Carter Discovery Center

Breckenridge, Dec. 8-16

11 a.m., Edwin Carter Discovery Center, 111 North Ridge St. Explore the home and museum of Edwin Carter, miner-turned-taxidermist-and-naturalist. View many original Rocky Mountain specimens and enjoy interactive displays honoring Carter’s legacy. Visit our website or call (970) 453-9767 for more information.

Looking for a Job?

Frisco, Dec. 8

10 a.m., Frisco Workforce Center. Learn how the Colorado Workforce Center’s website can help you in your job search. Learn how to search for jobs in Connecting, and how it will actually search for you. This is a “hands-on” workshop, so space is limited. Please call (970) 668-5360 to register.

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