Friendliest Towns in the Rockies

Summer is in full swing here in the mountains with blue bird skies, temps in the 80’s and the usual twenty minute thunder storms in the afternoon. Now that the weather is getting warmer and warmer here is the mountains the boundless number of summer festivals and parades have begun. The towns of the Rocky … Read More >>

Summer Beer Fest

The only thing that pairs with white water rafting better than ziplining, is beer. Luckily we have some awesome local breweries here in beautiful Summit County and a summer full of beer tasting festivities. So whether you are here on vacation or you are a Rocky Mountain local, be sure to toast to your day of activities … Read More >>

Sunset at the Summit Concert Series

Gather your friends and family to enjoy live music at the Rainbow Park in Silverthorne this summer.  After a long day of whitewater rafting and ziplining, shimmy your way over to Silverthorne for some dancing and relaxing.  Shows begin at 7 pm and is organized by the Lake Dillon Theatre Company. July 9th: Get down … Read More >>

Fourth of July in Breckenridge

Breckenridge, Colorado is the perfect vacation spot for celebrating America’s Independence Day.  What better way to spend the 4th of July than with the variety of family friendly activities this Heart of the Rockies town has to offer.  With the holiday falling on a Monday this year, spend the long weekend celebrating with all the … Read More >>

Vertex Music Festival

Take a weekend off in August and head to Buena Vista for this year’s Vertex Festival. Many big name and up-and-coming artists will be playing from August 5-7 at the Cottonwood Meadows ranch. This venue is an all natural location where many of Colorado’s best activities lie. Cottonwood Meadows is only a mile from downtown … Read More >>

Breckenridge Bike Week

There should be more than one week of summer dedicated to biking but thankfully Colorado mountain towns offer just that.  The Breckenridge Bike Week kicks off June 22 to June 26. There will be daily activities throughout Breckenridge for visitors and locals alike.  Get outside and hop on the saddle! On June 22, leave the car at home and pedal your … Read More >>

Frisco BBQ Challenge

This year marks the 23rd year for the Frisco BBQ Challenge!  This annual event takes place on June 16th-18th located on Main Street in the heart of downtown. If you are a food junky and love some mouth watering BBQ then this is one food festival not to miss! There are approximately 70 barbecuers that will be competing for a … Read More >>

What to Do This Father’s Day

This year’s Father’s Day falls on Sunday, June 19th and represents a day everyone should be showing some serious appreciation for their pops.  Dad’s come in different sizes and shapes along with different interests and skill levels.  Any Dad, however, who finds himself in Colorado is one that probably loves the outdoors.  So spend a day … Read More >>