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

Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

Snowshoe through Breckenridge's fabled Golden Horseshoe, the location of dozens of early mining operations, Saturday, Jan. 2 at 10 p.m. Along the way are scenic views and former mine sites. Weather permitting; reservations required. Cost is $20/adult (ages 13+), $15/child (ages 4-12) includes snowshoes. $5 discount with own snowshoes. Tickets can be purchased online, at the Welcome Center or by calling 970-453-9767 x2.
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Canvas Painting Party!

Breckenridge, Jan. 2

7:15 p.m., Ready Paint Fire, 323 N. Main St. Join local artist Nancy Branca for a fun, social evening and a painting to be proud of. Learn the basics of acrylic painting in our lively Art Studio. Everything provided, no experience necessary, a great night to be had. Reservations required -sign up online or call the Studio (970) 453-5765.

The Lee Rogers Band

Dillon, Jan. 2

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.

9:30 p.m., Snake River Saloon, 23074 Highway 6. This Electric Rock Band features local favorite keyboardist the X-man. Great dance favorites.

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