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

Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

Leadville Cherokee will play New Year's Eve at The Barkley Ballroom in Frisco, with a '70s disco set at midnight. Leadville Cherokee is an alternative rock band from Leadville. Doors open for the free show at 8:30 p.m. Go to for more information.
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New Year’s Eve Celebration

Copper Mountain, Dec. 31

5 p.m., Copper Mountain Resort, 209 Ten Mile Circle. Say goodbye to 2015 and hello to 2016 with a full evening of festivities with the first annual Solitude Moonlight Dine & Ski, a kids glowstick pageant followed by a Torchlight Parade, a Rail Jam under the lights and a mountain-side fireworks display. Take the little ones to Kids Night Out and head indoors to the Copper Mountain establishment for drink specials and live music.

NYE Party

Breckenridge, Dec. 31

6 p.m., Coppertop Bar at Beaver Run Resort, 620 Village Road. Bring the family and enjoy live music from Johnny Johnson, complimentary bar snack, noise makers, party favors, a free Champagne toast at midnight and food and drink specials all night long. No cover charge and children allowed with adult supervision.

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.

New Year’s Eve Double Header Party!

Silverthorne, Dec. 31

8 p.m., The Bakers’ Brewery, 531 Silverthorne Lane. Enjoy entertainment filled New Year’s Eve Live Band: Todd Johnson + 4 and no cover, Surf and Turf Dinner Special, Double Header (countdown at 10 p.m. and Midnight).

NYE Starring Trout Steak Revival with Gipsy Moon

Keystone, Dec. 31

8:30 p.m., Warren Station at Keystone, River Run. The band has been hot on the scene since winning the best band competition at the Telluride Bluegrass Festival in 2014. Add lots of snow and a rocking crowd; the Mountains have never sounded so good on New Years Eve. Free party favors while supplies last.

Base Nine NYE Bash

Breckenridge, Dec. 31

9 p.m., Base Nine Bar (Inside Beaver Run), 620 village Road. Dance, drink and ring in the new year at Base Nine bar. Enjoy a DJ, free bar snacks, complimentary champagne toast at midnight and for $40 you can get a wrist band that allows unlimited well drinks, beer and wine for the evening. (970) 453-6000.

Leadville Cherokee

Frisco, Dec. 31

8:30 p.m., Barkley Ballroom, 610 Main St. Funk band Leadville Cherokee plays three sets including a midnight set of 70’s Disco songs. Doors and free keg. No cover.

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