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

Today’s top five things to do in Summit County

Keystone’s annual Oktoberfest celebration is Saturday, Sept. 3 in River Run Village. Admission is free to Keystone’s Oktoberfest. Get a 2016 Oktoberfest Stein for $35 (includes three beers). Food is available for purchase, with $7 individual pints of beer for sale. The event opens at 10 a.m. and runs until 6 p.m.
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41st Annual Gathering at the Great Divide

Breckenridge, Sept. 3-4

10 a.m., Breckenridge North Main Street at Wellington, North Main Street, Breckenridge. The 41st Annual Gathering at the Great Divide Art Festival has been previously ranked in the top 200 of fine art shows in the United States.

Copper Campfire and Fireworks

Copper Mountain, Sept. 3

6:30 p.m., Copper Mountain Center Village, 0509 Copper Rd, Copper Mountain. 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 Colorados 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).

Dead Horses & End of Summer Fireworks

Dillon, Sept. 3

7 p.m., Dillon Amphitheatre, W Lodgepole St. Raised on Bible hymns by her preacher father, Dead Horses front woman Sarah Vos’ backstory sounds more like that of an old bluesman from the Mississippi Delta than a young folk singer from Wisconsin. Stick around after the show for our End of the Summer Fireworks show.

Keystone’s Oktoberfest

Keystone, Sept. 3

10 a.m., River Run Village. Start the day with the River Run Merchant Tent Sale along with the Das Bier Burner 5K Run. The 5K benefits SOS Outreach and starts at noon. Register in advance at The Summit Concert Band kicks off the music at 1 p.m. and Keystone’s local favorite Those Austrian Guys take the stage at 2 p.m. and play throughout the day until 6 p.m. Buy a Keystone Oktoberfest Mason Jar Mug for $25 or the dated 2016 Commemorative Stein for $35 and get 3 New Belgium seasonal beers with the mug or stein purchase and $5 refills.

Copper Country

Copper Mountain, Sept. 3-4

8 a.m., Copper Mountain Resort, 209 Ten Mile Circle. A Labor Day tradition, Copper Country celebrates the best of the American spirit with live music and arts. Free live music and a fine arts exhibition make this THE weekend event for the entire family. For additional festival information visit

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