The Fourth of July crowds are gone, but there is still plenty of fun to be had. Enjoy local music, art and free outdoor opportunities this week in Summit County.
Photo: Lake Dillon Arts Festival
Photo: Everything Summit, National Repertory Orchestra
Local Band Jam Day
The second annual Local Band Jam Day is this Saturday, July 14, from 12 to 4 p.m in Mountain Goat Plaza at A-Basin. The event is free. There will be scenic chairlift rides from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Check the lineup online.
On Sunday, July 15, come to Breckenridge Distillery for the North London Mill Preservation Inc. Fundraiser. From 2 to 6 p.m. there will be door prizes and live music from The Pine Beatles, Dean Misantoni and Crane & McCoy. As a benefit for NoLo, 100% of punch sales and 10% of dinner sales will go toward the organization.
Photo: Everything Summit, Breckenridge Distillery
This weekend – Saturday, July 14 and Sunday, July 15 – is the inaugural Silverthorne Fine Art Festival. Come to North Pond Park to see 80 fine artisans from across the nation and the world. Admission is free. Hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday.
Photo: Everything Summit, 1st Silverthorne Fine Art Festival
Every Wednesday, enjoy free mountain biking tours by Colorado Adventure Guides starting at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tours last between two and three hours.
Photo: Everything Summit, Colorado Adventure Guides
Lake Dillon Arts Festival, the longest-running and most established art festival on the eastern side of Summit County, will be held from July 20 to 22 in Old Downtown Dillon. Seventy-five fine artists from around Colorado and the country will show off paintings, pastels, charcoal and mixed-media pieces, as well as stone wear, ceramics, jewelry, silk fabrics and more. Enter to win a $500 or $1,000 shopping spree raffle.
Photo: Everything Summit, Lake Dillon Arts Festival