Labor Day Weekend in Summit County, Colorado

Summer’s last hurrah is here in the mountains! Enjoy the cooler temps while you view available properties for sale in Summit County, Colorado, and check out some of the many events happening around the county this Labor Day weekend.

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Oktoberfest in Keystone (Sept 3rd) – Prost! Get out your best lederhosen for German beers, live music, delicious food and dancing in the River Run Village from 10am – 6pm.

29th Annual Taste of Keystone (Sept 4th) – Come enjoy Keystone at this delicious culinary event from 11am – 3pm with live music and more. Samples from 13+ vendors will be sold using “Taste Tickets” which are available for $1/each at the event in the Lakeside Village.

Great Rubber Duck Race (Sept 3rd) – See who swims the fastest! Come spectate as the thousands of small rubber ducks make their way down the Blue River through Breckenridge for a great cause. All duck purchases benefit The Summit Foundation and the community and include fantastic prizes for the winners. If you’re interested in purchasing a duck – click here. While individual ducks can be purchased for just $5, a Six Quack will run you $25, a Bakers Dozen of 13 ducks is $50 and a Golden Flock including 26 ducks costs $100. Be a part of this fun event for the whole family starting at 10am! VailResorts_BRK4677_Dave_Lehl_HighRes

Great Divide Art Festival (Sept 3, 4, 5th) – Featuring over 100 artists with a wide range of mediums including photography, wood, glass, jewelry and pottery. The festival is located at N. Main Street at Wellington and will run from 10am – 4pm each day.

“First Date” at the Lake Dillon Theatre (Sept 2, 3, 4) – Have a laugh at this new musical from the Lake Dillon Theatre about the chances we all take to find the perfect romantic relationship. Rated “S” for “Some Adult Material”. Tickets range from $33 – $36.

Concert Series at Dillon Amphitheatre (Sept 2nd & 3rd) – Nestled on the shores of the Dillon Reservoir, this open air venue plays host to music genres that appeal to all.  Whether you want to get up and dance or simply enjoy a Summit County sunset, the Dillon Amphitheatre allows for both with world class entertainment. This weekend enjoy The Flobots on Friday night and Dead Horses on Saturday night with an end of summer fireworks show! Shows begin at 7pm.

Farmer’s Market (Sept 2nd) – Enjoy the harvests of the season! The Dillon Farmer’s Market offers live music, handmade crafts, artesian goods and farm-fresh produce. The market runs Friday’s on Buffalo Street from 9:00am – 2:00pm. dillon

Copper Country (Sept 3 & 4th) – Celebrate Americana with free live music and a fine arts exhibition. The line-up will host: America, JJ Grey & Mofro, Delbert McClinton, Richie Furay, John Batdorf and The Long Players.

Campfire & Fireworks (Sept 3rd) – Make s’mores every Saturday night at West Lake in Center Village at dusk. This event is weather permitting.

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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