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

Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

The Copper Mountain Resort Chubby Chili Pepper Festival will feature chef-prepared dishes, live music and a community cook-off Saturday, Sept. 19 from 1–4 p.m. Go to for more information.
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Digital Photography Made Easy Series

Breckenridge, Sept. 19 & 20

1 p.m., Old Masonic Hall, 136 South Main St. Join us for one or two days these awesome photography workshops where we’ll photograph some of the most stunning scenery that Colorado has to offer. We’ll get you off of the automatic settings on your camera and cover the creative modes of ISO, Shutter Speed, Aperture and Focus. For more information and happy student reviews at For questions or to register for one day only, call (970) 453-3364.

The Copper Mountain Chubby Chili Pepper Fest

Copper, Sept. 19

1 p.m., Copper Mountain Resort, 209 Ten Mile Circle. Come and sample a variety of concoctions that contain the special Colorado grown ingredient the Chubby Chili Pepper. Bring your crock-pot and participate in the Community Chili Cook off. Take a scenic ride around the Copper Triangle and finish your day at Copper Mountain with free live music.

Alpenglow Chamber Music Festival Concert

Dillon, Sept. 19

7 p.m., Lord of the Mountains Lutheran Church, 56 Highway 6. With Artistic Directors Rieko Aizawa, piano, and Jesse Mills, violin, and guest artists Bart Feller, flute, Daniel Lippel, guitar, and Raman Ramakrishnan, cello. Open to the public, $20 regular admission, $10 for seniors, free for students. Tickets at (970) 262-6262

Canvas Painting Party

Breckenridge, Sept. 19

7 p.m., Ready Paint Fire, 323 N. Main St. Join local artist Erica Nicol for our Cherry Blossoms painting party. No experience needed. Everything provided for a fun social night out with friends. Follow step by step to make your own painting. Only $35. Reservation strongly suggested, sign up online.

35th Annual Breckenridge Film Festival

Breckenridge, Sept. 19

All Day, throughout Breckenridge. For over a quarter century, BFF has celebrated the art of filmmaking. Each fall, a unique and varied array of independent films, premieres, receptions, educational programs and retrospectives honoring featured guests takes place high in the Colorado Rockies.

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