Events in Summit County, Colorado This Weekend Aug 5-7, 2016

Need to beat the heat? If you’re coming to the mountains this weekend and are planning to view properties for sale in Summit County, Colorado, why not enjoy some of the many events happening around the county. The summer weather is unmatched!

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26th Annual League for Animals & People of the Summit (LAPS) – Join LAPS for their largest fundraiser of the year with a 4K walk/run throughout the town of Frisco, Colorado. Festivities will also include live music, contests, pet vendors and a silent auction. The race begins at 9:15am.

Keystone Bluegrass & Beer Festival – For the 20th year, this festival will bring 14 national and regional bluegrass bands to 3 different stages in Keystone, Colorado August 6th & 7th. In addition, enjoy 40+ brews from favorites like New Belgium, and locals like Baker’s Brewery in Silverthorne, Colorado. 

Wild About Colorado Art Festival – For the 9th year running, the Wild About Colorado Plein Air Art & Outdoor Festival is back in Breckenridge this weekend. This event features 15 nationally-acclaimed artists that will be out painting natural landscapes, as well as hikes, workshops and more.  The Wild About Colorado Festival is the signature annual fundraising event for the Continental Divide Land Trust, raising awareness for the natural resources in and around Breckenridge. dillon regatta

Dillon Open Regatta –  Join the Dillon Yacht Club for the world’s highest competitive sailing regatta at 9,017 feet, Aug 5th – 7th. The weekend holds an exciting schedule of racing, entertainment, food and other special events for the whole family. 

Copper Triangle Alpine Road Ride – A classic road race that takes place over 3 mountain passes, Fremont, Vail and Tennessee. Riders will start and finish at the central Copper Mountain plaza. The finish will have music, food and prize drawings.

While here, you will notice a number of Summit County, Colorado properties for sale. For additional information on homes for sale in Summit County, Colorado, contact Krystal Knott with Christie’s International Real Estate. Krystal has over 10 years of full-time experience and can assist you with any purchase or sale in Summit County, Colorado.  You can reach her at 970.333.0116 or email directly at

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