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

Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

To kick off the Colorado BBQ Challenge, live music begins Thursday evening. From 8–9:30 p.m., there will be a Fela Kuti Tribute featuring members of The Motet (pictured) and Euforquestra. The free show will be at the music stage on Madison and Main streets in Frisco.
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National Repertory Orchestra Porch Series

Breckenridge, June 16

5 p.m., Breckenridge Associates Real Estate, 229 S. Main St. These free intimate classical chamber concerts take place on the beautiful front porch of the Breckenridge Associates offices featuring the brilliant musicians of the NRO. (970) 453-5825 or

Brian Parton

Breckenridge, June 16

5 p.m., The MotherLoaded Tavern, 103 S. Main St. Spirited, animated and passionate are three descriptors often used when people talk about a Brian Parton performance.

Guided Wilderness Hike

Breckenridge, June 16

10 a.m., Breckenridge Welcome Center, 203 S Main St. Professional guides lead weekly explorations of the Breckenridge backcountry. From easy to difficult. Children under 4 must be in a carrying pack. $15 per person.

Gold Panning

Breckenridge, June 16-19

11 a.m., Lomax Placer Gulch, 301 Ski Hill Rd. Step back in time with a knowledgeable mining guide. Go inside a miners cabin, see and touch original mining equipment and learn to pan for gold. What you find is yours to keep. Great for kids of all ages. Reservations not required. Offered Tuesdays through Sundays. $10. 970-453-9767.

Meet Sanam

Dillon, June 16

6 p.m., 107 Tally Ho Ct. Meet the newest candidate for District Attorney, Sanam Mehrnia. Dr. Jeff Auth, is generously opening his home for this meet and greet. Meet friends and locals over appetizers, beer and wine. The Campaign for Sanam for District Attorney Promising Humanity in Justice.

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