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Music Scene: Roundup of live music in Summit County, July 30 to Aug. 5

Catch Mat Kearney, Fruition, Tedeschi Trucks and other musicians in Summit County over the next few days.   Full Story

Walk a dog, walk through a story or walk on a mountain

Don’t know what to do this weekend? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Pull up a seat to the counter, and I’ll tell you about everything that’s hot and happening. I spent the past... Full Story

Breckenridge Music Festival returns with community-based concerts

Optimism has always been the goal in programming for Breckenridge Music Festival Artistic Director and Conductor Steven Schick. But it’s even more of a focal point this year. “I’m a realist and so are my... Full Story

Former Summit County resident Megan Wyler releases first album in 8 years

Musician Megan Wyler has patience. It took eight years for the California native and former Summit County resident to release her second album, “Upside Now.” The patience likely was instilled in her at a young... Full Story

Breckenridge-based artists featured at Keystone’s River Run Art Festival

“There are so many limitations that it’s such a discipline, and when I come out with a successful piece it’s so gratifying,” Breckenridge-based artist Andrea Kreeger said. Kreeger used to own her own art studio... Full Story

Breckenridge Creative Arts to present Kenzie Sitterud’s ‘Interactions with Time’

Artist Kenzie Sitterud is coming to Breckenridge Creative Arts’ Old Masonic Hall for the first time. The show “Interactions with Time” presents a series of geometric works at the gallery, 136 S. Main St., Breckenridge,... Full Story

Honoree Peter Rowan, The Infamous Stringdusters and more perform at inaugural, 3-day American Music Legacy Festival in Dillon

A new festival is debuting at the Dillon Amphitheater this weekend. Called the American Music Legacy Festival, the one-of-a-kind event will see talented musicians play modern and classic bluegrass — in addition to blurring genres... Full Story

Catch comedy and classic films for multiple evenings of heartwarming laughs

Don’t know what to do this weekend? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Pull up a seat to the counter, and I’ll tell you about everything that’s hot and happening. Comedies don’t often get... Full Story

Music Scene: Roundup of live music in Summit County, July 23-29

Catch Fireside Collective, Steel Betty, the Frisco Funk Collective and other musicians in Summit County over the next few days.   Full Story

5th annual Keystone River Run Village Art Festival comes to Summit County this weekend

Nearly 100 artists are coming to Summit County this weekend for a showcase of art at the fifth annual Keystone River Run Village Art Festival. National and local, all artists will be on-site for the... Full Story

Musician Mark Mulligan brings the sounds of tropical rock to Angry James Brewing Co.

Musician Mark Mulligan performs across the U.S., Mexico, Canada, Belize and Costa Rica. Now, following shows in Colorado Springs and Highlands Ranch, the tropical rocker is coming to Silverthorne on Monday, July 19, for his... Full Story

‘Shout! The Mod Musical’ premieres on the outdoor stage of Lake Dillon Theatre Co.

At first, their voices were out of tune. Their movements were rusty. But after a year of not performing, these actors are now ready to take their place on the stage for “Shout! The Mod... Full Story

Use this summer to get back into the swing of things

Don’t know what to do this weekend? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Pull up a seat to the counter, and I’ll tell you about everything that’s hot and happening. Last weekend, I did... Full Story

Community celebrates newly renamed Frisco History Day

Frisco Founder’s Day is an annual event hosted by the Frisco Historic Park & Museum that’s been a cherished tradition by town officials, residents and visitors alike. This year, the event was rebranded to Frisco... Full Story

Silverthorne announces plans for August, September and October First Friday events

The town of Silverthorne has finalized details for three upcoming First Friday events. The first Friday in the months of August, September and October will have live music, food and more for locals and visitors... Full Story

New pop-up concert series begins Sunday in Frisco

In addition to the weekly Concerts in the Park series, Frisco is adding more live music offerings this summer. Five pop-up concerts are planned at the Frisco Adventure Park, 621 Recreation Way, and the Frisco... Full Story

Frisco Founder’s Day becomes Frisco History Day

One of the Frisco Historic Park & Museum’s annual events will look a little different this year. Rebranded from Founder’s Day, the new Frisco History Day is set for Saturday, July 10, and includes a... Full Story

Meet pro snowboarder Brian ‘Wookie’ Fleming at book signing

Vail Valley resident and author Laura Lieff will be in town with pro snowboarder Brian “Wookie” Fleming to sign copies of Lieff’s book, “Wookie Is Not His Real Name.” Published in February, the biography provides... Full Story

Keystone’s Wine and Jazz Festival returns next weekend

After being canceled in 2020, Keystone’s Wine and Jazz comes back to River Run Village next weekend. On July 17-18, people can taste hundreds of wines while listening to free jazz music. Performing jazz on... Full Story

Kennedy Center Honoree Midori to play violin with National Repertory Orchestra

Breckenridge’s National Repertory Orchestra has been performing regularly this summer since its season began June 26, and the nonprofit focused on educating young musicians is packing as much as possible into the shortened six-week festival.... Full Story

Music Scene: Roundup of live music in Summit County, July 9-15

Looping guitarist Dave Pitts will play for free as part of the Keystone Acoustic Music Series at 4 p.m. Friday, July 9, in River Run Village. Visit WarrenStation.com for more information.
Photo from Dave Pitts
The Summit Community Orchestra will perform a free concert at 6:30 p.m. Friday, July 9, on the Silverthorne Performing Arts Center outdoor stage. Visit Silverthorne.org for more information.
Photo by Elaine Collins
Violinist and Kennedy Center Honoree Midori performs with the National Repertory Orchestra at 6 p.m. Friday, July 9, at the Riverwalk Center, 150 W. Adams Ave., Breckenridge. Tickets range from $5 to $40. Midori and the orchestra then play for free at 6 p.m. Saturday, July 10, at the Dillon Amphitheater, 201 W. Lodgepole St. Visit NROMusic.org to purchase.
Photo by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders
Seven-time Grammy nominee Joan Osborne plays a free show at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 9, at Dillon Amphitheater, 201 W. Lodgepole St. Visit DillonAmphitheater.com for more information.
Photo by Jeff Fasano / All Eyes Media
Arkansas native and singer-songwriter Blane Howard will perform for free at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, July 10, in Keystone’s River Run Village for the second installment of the Mountain Town Music Series. Visit KeystoneFestivals.com for more information.
Photo by Mark Maryanovich
Rock band The Altitones will play at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, July 10, at Eagle’s Landing in Copper Mountain’s Center Village for the resort’s Copper Live series. Visit CopperColorado.com for more information.
Photo from The Altitones
Summit County string musicians Local Folk will perform for free at 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 14, at 10 Mile Music Hall, 710 Main St., Frisco. Also playing at the venue this week are DJ Erick and Deep Roots. Visit 10MileMusic.com for the full schedule.
Photo from Local Folk
To benefit the Summit County Preschool, rock band Satellite13 will perform for free as part of the Concert in the Park Series at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 15, at the Frisco Historic Park Gazebo, 120 Main St. The band also plays Friday, July 9, at 10 Mile Music Hall, 710 Main St., Frisco. Visit TownOfFrisco.com for more information.
Photo by Shane Morris / Silverthorne Photography
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Relax with summer art shows to recover from the long weekend

Don’t know what to do this weekend? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Pull up a seat to the counter, and I’ll tell you about everything that’s hot and happening. Do you ever feel... Full Story

Passes go on sale Thursday for 40th anniversary of Breck Film Festival

The 40th anniversary of the Breck Film Festival is slated for Sept. 16-19 and passes go on sale Thursday, July 8. The festival is planned to be a mixture of in-person and virtual events at... Full Story

Next Page Books & Nosh hosting 2 author events on Saturday

Two local authors are planning to read and sign books this Saturday, July 3, at Next Page Books & Nosh. Both books focus on poetry. First, Breckenridge’s Mike Messeroff will be reading from his book... Full Story