Jul
20
Fri
Lake Dillon Arts Festival @ Lake Dillon
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – Jul 22 @ 3:00 pm

Join us in Dillon for the longest running & most established art festival on the eastern side of Summit County. For more information and a full list of Artists check out summitcountyartfestival.com

Jul
27
Fri
Mac & Cheese Fest @ Copper Mountain
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – Jul 29 @ 4:00 pm

Mac and Cheese Fest

Restaurants’ compete for the title of “Best Mac and Cheese in Summit County” and $1000 in cash prizes. Festivities include: sampling, eating contest, live music, and beverages (for adults and kids.) The winner not only gets the title of best Mac and Cheese in Summit County, but they can also win $1000 cash. Your vote counts, visit Copperfoodfights.com to vote!

Free Eating Contest

Children and adults can register for the free eating contests during the Mac and Cheese Fest. 12 spots for each contest are available. To register, click on the Green tickets button above then scroll down to select the day and time you would like to particiapte. Winners will recieve a free activities day pass and a commerative medal. Good luck!

General admission and parking is free.

Full Schedule of Events & Activities 

 

 

Jul
28
Sat
Keystone’s River Run Village Art Festival @ River Run Village
Jul 28 – Jul 29 all-day

Presented by: Keystone Festivals

Over 80 artists from throughout the country convene in the beautiful River Run Village at Keystone. Come ready to shop until your heart’s content and come home with that one of a kind piece of art to always remind you of Keystone and your time in the mountains. The art festival is a juried event so artists will be showcasing their finest works. Join us for a mountain weekend with an artsy twist and enjoy all that Keystone summer has to offer.

This outdoor gallery style art festival will showcase a variety of handmade art and unique gift items as well as functional pieces.  The Festival appeals to all tastes and budgets, offering a wide array of artistic media. Art enthusiasts will be able to explore the diverse exhibits and learn more about the artists and their creative processes. The exhibiting artists, both local and national, will be present for the duration of the festival and welcome the opportunity to discuss their work.  The vast array of original art will include paintings, sculptures, photography, ceramics, glass, wood, handmade jewelry, collage, mixed media and much more. Admission is free and open to the public. For additional information visit www.artfestival.com.

Aug
3
Fri
22nd Annual Bluegrass & Beer Festival @ River Run Village
Aug 3 @ 5:30 pm – Aug 4 @ 6:30 pm
Mountain music rings throughout the River Run Village under blue August skies.  Sound enticing? This year’s 2018 rocking Bluegrass Line-Up includes Monocle BandOld Salt UnionRagged UnionMasontownCicada RhythmThe Lonesome DaysHead for the HillsWhite Water RambleBrent CobbThe Lil Smokies, and Mandolin Orange taking the bluegrass stage both Saturday and Sunday! Nothing compliments bluegrass like the tapping of hundreds of kegs filled to the brim with some of the best craft beer around. You’ll find beer enthusiast favorites like New Belgium in attendance as well as some up and comers like the local Baker’s Brewery hailing from Silverthorne, Colorado.  Brewery tents adorn every nook and cranny of the village perpetuating that never ending love affair between Colorado and its beer. So raise a pint or two and toast the 22nd year of Colorado’s longest running beer and bluegrass festival.
Full Schedule of events and activities can be found HERE
Aug
17
Fri
5th Annual Mountain Town Music Festival @ River Run Village
Aug 17 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 18 @ 9:00 pm
National acts grace the River Run Village stage and local food vendors will line the streets concocting their best peach recipes as well as other harvest favorites such as; Rocky Ford melons, Olathe sweet corn & elk. Both the sweet and the savory, for you to enjoy. Dance the day away with free live music, 2018 performers includes The Mulligan Brothers, The Dustbowl RevivalThe Lone Bellow and headliner Blind Pilot!  The festival will also feature vendors from across Colorado highlighting hammocks, original art, pet goodies, jewelry, clothing and more! As always there will be activities for the kiddos with face painters and plant your own flowerpot. A signature fireworks show on Saturday night will light up the skies over River Run Village and with Dercum Mountain in the background there’s not a prettier place to take in the evening’s spectacle.
New this year – Elevation Outdoors will be holding a free raffle for hundreds of dollars worth of hiking gear and outdoor equipment. Come by their booth in River Run Village to test your luck. Must be present to win, you can sign up at any time prior to the drawing at 7:15pm so stop by early!
Full Schedule of Events can be found HERE