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Courage Classic

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Courage Classic

FRI JUL 21 – SUN JUL 23

 

Family Adventure Quest

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Family Adventure Quest 

JULY 1-2, 2017

Families of all ages are encouraged to spend their Fourth of July weekend at Copper Mountain, Colo., and take part in the 2nd annual Copper Family Adventure Quest on July 2, presented by the Kids Adventure Games™ (Kids A.G.). The event will offer families a chance to experience an adventure course like no other with zip lines, mud pits, slacklines, cargo nets, trekking, biking and a variety of other unique challenges in the Village at Copper and on Copper Mountain. ENTRY FEE:

Take advantage of a $50 discount for registering more than 1 team per sign up. (has to be done in one session for the discount to apply)

Normal Team Registration:

  • $150 per team until June 15th/
  • $180 per team after June 15th

EVENT DETAILS:

Please note, this is The Family Adventure Quest: teams may NOT be comprised of just two kids.

Competitive teams are made up of a child 6 – 14, and a family member or friend, 16 or over. The age group in the competitive waves are determined by the age of the child. There are two waves that are competitive: Wave 1 and Wave 2. They will be timed.

The Fun Quest, not timed and no ranking will be announced. Those participating in the non-competitive “fun run” will be participating for fun, spirit, comradery, teamwork and more. Teams in the Fun Quest can be comprised of one adult and one child, one adult and two children or two adults. Although the non-competitive race will be timed: awards are not given out, all teams are encouraged to see how they compare with the earlier competitive race and all teams will be entered into a cool drawing with SWAG from our partners

Sat 1st & Sun 2nd July- Course (Approximately 2.5 miles in length with 12 obstacles)

  • Ages 6 – 7
  • Ages 8 – 9
  • Ages 10 – 11
  • Ages 12 – 14

TIME ESTIMATE: Participants generally finish the course within 1 – 1.5 hour(s)


– SCHEDULE OF EVENTS (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

FRIDAY,

JUNE 30

12.00pm – 12.45pm Skills Clinic Check In
4.00pm – 6.00pm Adventure Racers Check In
1.00pm – 5.00pm Optional Skills Clinic (See Link to the Right)

SATURDAY, JULY 1 & SUNDAY JULY 2

8.00am Competitive Wave #1 Racers Arrive – place equipment in transition area and fit harness.
8.30am – Safety Talk and Race Instructions.
9.00am Competitive Wave #1 Racers Start – two minute intervals between each 2 teams.
9.30am Competitive Wave #2 Racers Arrive – place equipment in transition area and fit harness.
10.00am – Safety Talk and Race Instructions.
10.30am Competitive Wave #2 Racers Start – two minute intervals between each 2 teams.
11.00am Fun Wave Racers Arrive – place equipment in transition area and fit harness.
11.30am – Safety Talk and Race Instructions.
12.00pm Fun Wave Racers Start – two minute intervals between each 2 teams.
2.30pm – After Party and Awards Ceremony.

 

 

Wine & Jazz Fest

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Wine & Jazz Fest

July 15, 2017 – July 16, 2017

Sample more than 300 different wines from red to pink and white to sparkling wines and champagnes at Keystone’s River Run Village.  While sipping your wine and champagne, enjoy the perfect pairing with eight different jazz bands on stage throughout the festival.  Learn about different regions and the delicate nuance of flavors that evolve the finest vineyard blends.  Enjoy live music from national Jazz musicians including Phil DennyThe Deano QuartetQuantum JazzLin RountreeJoey SommervilleJessy J  and festival favorite Dotsero throughout each day.

Schedule

Friday, July 14th

TIME EVENT LOCATION COST
3:00PM – 6:00PM Friday Afternoon Club – Free Gondola Rides www.keystoneresort.com Summit House Free
7:00PM-9:00PM Reserve Wine Tasting with Linda Styles Band Warren Station Buy Tickets

Saturday, July 15th

TIME EVENT LOCATION COST
12:00PM-1:00PM Concert: Scruffy Pearls River Run Events Plaza FREE
1:00PM -4:00PM Concert: Joel Rodney Siemion Quaking Aspen Amphitheater FREE
12:30PM -1:30PM Wine Seminar: “War of the Roses”  Warren Station Buy Tickets
1:00PM-5:00PM River Run Village Grand Tasting River Run Village Buy Tickets
1:00PM-5:00PM Festival Food Vendors Open River Run Village Priced a la carte
1:00PM-5:00PM KidZone Ina’s Bridge Free & Paid Activities
1:30PM-3:00PM

Concert: Brian Simpson Band

 

 

River Run Events Plaza FREE
3:00PM-4:00PM Wine Seminar: “Wine and Cheese” Warren Station Buy Tickets
3:30PM-5:00PM

Concert: Michael Lington

 

 

River Run Events Plaza FREE
4:00PM-5:00PM Seminar: “Cigar & Craft Distillers” Quaking Aspen Amphitheater Buy Tickets

Sunday, July 16th

TIME EVENT LOCATION COST
10:30AM-12:30PM Culinary Event: “Prosecco & Pancakes” Warren Station Buy Tickets
12:00PM-1:00PM Concert: Flat Irons Jazz River Run Events Plaza FREE
12:30PM-4:00PM Concert: Joel Rodney Simieon Quaking Aspen Amphitheater FREE
1:00PM-5:00PM River Run Village Grand Tasting Rive Run Village Buy Tickets
1:00PM-5:00PM Festival Food Vendors Open River Run Village Priced a la carte
1:00PM-5:00PM KidZone Ina’s Bridge Free & Paid Activities
1:30PM-3:00PM Concert: Phil Denny Band River Run Events Plaza FREE
2:00PM-3:00PM Wine Seminar: “Willy Wonka’s Wild Wine Ride” Warren Station Buy Tickets
3:30PM-5:00PM Concert: Vincent Ingala River Run Events Plaza FREE

Entertainment Lineup 2017

Joel Rodney Simieon

Joel Rodney Simieon

Saturday 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Quaking Aspen Stage

Scruffy Pearls

Scruffy Pearls

Saturday 12:00pm – 1:00pm
River Run Stage

Brian Simpson Band

Brian Simpson Band

Saturday 1:30pm – 3:00pm
River Run Stage

Michael Lington

Michael Lington

Saturday 3:30pm – 5:00pm
River Run Stage

Joel Rodney Simieon

Joel Rodney Simieon

Sunday 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Quaking Aspen Stage

Flat Irons Jazz

Flat Irons Jazz

Sunday 12:00pm – 1:00pm
River Run Stage

Phil Denny

Phil Denny

Sunday , 1:30pm – 3:00pm
River Run Stage

Vincent Ingala

Vincent Ingala

Sunday 3:30pm – 5:00pm
River Run

Attack of the Big Beers and Grilled Cheese Festival

Posted in: Colorado Rockies Activities, Copper Mountain, Dillon Colorado, Frisco Colorado, Silverthorne, Summit County Colorado, Travel News, Wildernest Colorado- Jun 19, 2017 No Comments

Attack of the Big Beers and Grilled Cheese Festival

New to Copper, the Attack of the Big Beers comes to the resort June 24 – 25. This beer festival includes “big beers,” or those brewed with high original gravity. Many other brews from Colorado and beyond will be available for sampling. Brewers will also be competing for the Brewzilla Cup: the award for the biggest, baddest beer of the festival. Enjoy free live music! 

DESCRIPTION

Grilled cheese, awesome beer and a few films. It’s an epic combination at Copper Mountain Resort June 24-25th.

Purchase ticket books to get you access to beer and grilled cheese sampling. Samples will range from $2-5 per sample dollars ars in tickets. By booking online, you will get a free tasting glass for beer ($5 value) and a super cool Copper Bandana.

Families with children are welcome.

Attack of the Big Beers

New to Copper, the Attack of the Big Beers comes to the resort June 24 – 25. This beer festival includes “big beers,” or those brewed with high original gravity. Many other brews from Colorado and beyond will be available for sampling. Brewers will also be competing for the Brewzilla Cup: the award for the biggest, baddest beer of the festival. Enjoy free live music!

Grilled Cheese Festival

On June 24 – 25, the brand new Grilled Cheese Festival brings the best of this cheesy comfort food for you to judge. Cash prizes are up for grabs and it’s up to you to crown the winner of the Best Grilled Cheese in Summit County.

Make a weekend out of it! Join us on Friday Night for Brews and Tunes –
Grab a beverage and experience the magic of a Rocky Mountain evening. In Center Village’s Après Alley, you’ll find life-sized lawn games and free live music from Umberto Fonte on the West Lake Stage from 5:00pm-7:00pm.

Event Schedule

FRIDAY
10:00AM-5:00PM Activities Location: Center Village
3:30 PM Pedal for Pints-Community Mountain Bike Ride, Base of The American Eagle
5:00PM-7:00PM Brews and Tunes: Center Village Burning Stones Plaza. Music by Umberto
5:00PM CB Grille- $5 small plates and wine tasting

SATURDAY
10:00AM-7:00PM Activities Location: Center Village-purchase Day Passes $69
10:30AM Nature Talk Location: Center Village-base of the American Eagle Lift
12:00-5:00PM Sampling
12:00-5:00PM Free Live Music: Burning Stones Plaza
2:00PM Dr. Noize Interactive Kids Performance
7:00PM Copper Campfire & Music: Randell McKinnon
9:00PM Fireworks over-West Lake in Center Village

Kid’s Activities:

12:00-5:00PM Face Painter-Location: Après Ally
Kids Craft Area-Location: Après Ally

Activities: $69 day pass includes (3) Bungee, (1) Wreck Tangle(1) Go Kart ride, (1) Zip Line and unlimited access to mini golf, bike haul, snow zone, scenic chair, bumper boats, Hydro bikes, and climbing wall.

SUNDAY
10:00AM-5:00 PM Activities Day Passes $69
10:30AM Nature Talk- base of the American Eagle
10:30AM Pedal for Pints Community Bike Ride-Gravitee Sports
12:00PM Mountain Pose Yoga on the Mountain at Solitude Station
12:00-5:00PM Sampling
12:00-5:00PM Free Live Music: Burning Stones Plaza
2:00PM Dr. Noize Interactive Kids Performance
4:45PM Chef Winners Announced and Brewzilla Cup Awards

 

Can I bring Fido? Well behaved dogs on leashes with responsible owners are welcome!

Blue Ribbon Bacon Tour

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Blue Ribbon Bacon Tour

June 24, 2017 – June 25, 2017

If you believe the saying that “everything tastes better with bacon,” then we’ve found the perfect, mouth-watering event for you. The Blue Ribbon Bacon Tour happening at Keystone’s River Run Village will serve up 3,000 lbs. of bacon in just about every shape, size and variety from bacon ice cream to bacon s’mores to bacon drinks along with samples of bacon strips. Are you hungry yet? We are.  Along with bacon cuisine you’ll enjoy free live music from Banditos, Dirty Bourbon River Show, King Cardinal, Rhythmic Statues, The Ballroom Thieves and Hell’s Belles – returning for their 6th year!

Dates:  Saturday, June 24 – Sunday, June 25
Times: 1:00pm – 6:00pm daily
Location: River Run Village
Cost: Free Music and admission.  Tasting Packages and Bacon Bucks available for purchase.

 

24th Annual Colorado BBQ Challenge

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24th Annual Colorado BBQ Challenge

Jun 15-17, 2017

Please join us this June, for the 24th Annual Colorado BBQ Challenge. 2017 will feature 70+ BBQers, 7 bands, pig races, kids’ activities, the 3rd Annual Fire Fighter Cook Off, food sampling and demos, the Breckenridge Distillery Whiskey Tour, the Bacon Burner 6k and the best BBQ you will have in Colorado this year.

Thursday, June 15, 2017 (kickoff concert only- no BBQ)
Friday, June 16, 2017 BBQ Day #1
Saturday, June 17, 2017 BBQ Day #2

hursday, June 15, 2017


8:00pm – 9:30pm

BBQ Challenge Kick Off Concert – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

Join us as Frisco welcomes BBQers from around the country for a FREE event kick off concert. Alcoholic beverages (no BBQ until Friday) will be available for purchase.

  • Outside alcohol and pets are prohibited at this concert.
  • Only cash and credit cards will be accepted at Thursday’s concert.
  • Hogbacks will not be sold or accepted at Thursday’s concert.

Tentative schedule subject to change

Friday, June 16, 2017


Street performer at Colorado BBQ Challenge

11:00am – 9:00pm
BBQ Sales Open to the Public
Main Street (Madison Avenue – 5th Avenue)

12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm & 8:00pm
Pig Races
4th Avenue
A family favorite event at the BBQ Challenge!

12:00pm – 3:00pm
Free chef demo and tasting with Chef David Welch of Food World Hedz Cafe
BlueStar Kitchen Stage Presented by Maximum Comfort Pool and Spa and  Lynx Grills  at the Frisco Historic Park at 2nd Avenue & Main Street

1:00pm – 2:00pm
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

2:30pm – 3:30pm
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

4:00pm – 6:00pm
Free chef demo with Lynx Grills
BlueStar Kitchen Stage Presented by Maximum Comfort Pool and Spa and  Lynx Grills  at the Frisco Historic Park at 2nd Avenue & Main Street

4:00pm – 5:30pm
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

4:00pm – 6:00pm
Bacon Burner 6k packet pick up. Registration
Frisco Town Hall (1st Avenue & Main Street)

6:00pm – 7:30pm
Breckenridge Distillery Whiskey “Rub It, Smoke It, Sip It” BBQ Tour
Frisco Historic Park Chapel on 2nd Avenue

6:00pm – 8:30pm
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

Please note that the BBQ Challenge is a no pet event.

Tentative schedule subject to change

Saturday, June 17, 2017


9:30am
Bacon Burner 6k
Frisco Bay Marina
Earn your BBQ with this 6k fun run featuring a bacon aid station.

10:00am – 6:00pm
BBQ Sales open to the Public
Main Street (Madison Avenue – 5th Avenue)

10:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm
Pig Races
4th Avenue
A family favorite event at the BBQ Challenge!

10:00am – 11:30am
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

11:00am – 12:30pm
BlueStar Firefighter Cook-Off
BlueStar Kitchen Stage Presented by Maximum Comfort Pool and Spa and  Lynx Grills  at the Frisco Historic Park at 2nd Avenue & Main Street

12:00pm – 1:15pm
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

1:45pm – 3:15pm
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

4:00pm
Awards Ceremony for BBQ Competition
BlueStar Kitchen Stage Presented by Maximum Comfort Pool and Spa and  Lynx Grills  at the Frisco Historic Park at 2nd Avenue & Main Street

3:45pm – 6:30pm
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

6:00pm – 8:00pm
BBQ Happy Hour in Frisco
Frisco restaurants continue the party with drink specials and good times. For information about local dining opportunities contact the Information Center at 970-668-5547 or TOFInfo@townoffrisco.com

Please note that the BBQ Challenge is a no pet event.

Tentative schedule subject to change