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

Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

Spectators can take a free scenic ride on Black Mountain Express from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. to catch runners at the 2016 Summit Challenge trail run and barbecue on Sunday, Aug. 21. The barbecue is open to the public and there will be a free performance from Rob Drabkin Band from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. To register or find out more, see the “event calendar” tab at
David Camara / Special to the Daily |

Copper Campfire and Fireworks

Copper Mountain, Aug. 20

6:30 a.m., Copper Mountain Center Village, 0509 Copper Road. Every Saturday night, all summer long, come join the fun at the Copper Campfire! Roast s’mores at the Copper Fire Globe and sing along with Colorado’s Master of Campfires, Randall McKinnon (S’more fixings available at the campfire). Then watch the fireworks at West Lake in Center Village at dusk (Weather permitting).

Genuine Jazz & Wine Festival

Copper Mountain, Aug. 20 & 21

9 p.m., Copper Mountain Center Village, 0509 Copper Road. All-stars from smooth jazz, fusion and mainstream jazz will delight your senses at the 32nd annual festival. Purchase tickets at

Keystone’s Mountain Town Music Festival

Keystone, Aug. 20

1:30 p.m., River Run Village. Warm summer days, free live music from national acts and the harvest season for our colorful state.

Motion Trap

Frisco, Aug. 20

9 p.m., Barkley Ballroom, 610 Main St. Motion Trap uniquely blends elements of dance-punk, post-rock, math rock, dubstep, and electro. Free show.

Red Line Radio

Dillon, Aug. 20

9:30 p.m., Snake River Saloon, 23074 Highway 6. Red Line Radio is a front Range cover/dance band that knows your favorite hits. Grab your partner and come and shake it up. No cover with dinner.

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