Summer in Summit County, Colorado
Welcome to Summer in Summit County and one of ‘Colorado’s Favorite Playgrounds!’ Blessed with a central location in the heart of the Colorado Rockies, Summit County encompasses the inviting towns of Keystone, Dillon, Frisco, Silverthorne, Copper Mountain, Heeney, and Breckenridge.
Summit County Summertime
Our historic towns have much to offer for all ages during the summer months. Celebrate the history of these National Historic Districts and stroll down our Main Streets while enjoying the one-of-a-kind architecture, unique shopping, and dining options.
Summer in Summit County Standouts
Find many unique lodging opportunities for romantic getaways, family vacations, and weekend adventures with friends. Summit County has many options to suit any family, group, couple, or individual.
Bus service is available seven days a week, 365 days a year. Buses depart Frisco Station from 6:00 am to 8:30 pm for destinations within Summit County. A late bus departs Frisco for Lake County at 10:30 pm. Buses depart Silverthorne Station from 6:15 am to 9:15 pm. Buses depart Breckenridge Station from 6:45 am to 9:00 pm. Please check full schedules on the Summit Stage website.
Arapahoe Basin proudly announces the successful conclusion of an extraordinary ski and ride season for 22-23. We joyfully invite all of you to join us for the final days on the slopes as we prepare to wrap up on June 4th.Arapahoe Basin will operate seven days a week until June 4th. We are thrilled to present an exciting lineup of events in the upcoming weeks.To kick off the festivities, Arapahoe Basin is delighted to host Pride Weekend on May 27th and 28th. Prepare to be captivated by talented DJs, witness or join the Drag Ski event, admire an impressive mural at Black Mountain Lodge, and be part of the vibrant atmosphere accompanied by live music.As we bid farewell to the season, Arapahoe Basin presents a grand finale during the closing weekend. Join us in the base area for an enchanting live music performance that will serve as the perfect backdrop to say goodbye to this remarkable ski season.We understand that everyone’s burning question is whether Lake Reveal will be open. The answer is: we hope so. Lake Reveal is completely natural and it reveals itself when it’s ready.Don’t miss out on the last chance to ski or ride this season.
Keystone Oktoberfest is for the entire family! Kids will love Kinderfest, their very own kids Oktoberfest, make and take crafts from The Frosted Flamingo mobile art studio, watch dance performances, and take lessons from the Denver German Traditional Dance Group. Parents will love the variety of Colorado craft beers available all afternoon. As an added bonus the River Run Village stores and shops are getting in the spirit and having an Oktoberfest Tent Sale that day so treat yourself to an end-of-summer goodie from one of the many unique shops.WE’LL PROST TO THAT.
The Keystone River Run Village Art Festival is located at the base of Loveland Pass and is a short 90-minute drive west of Denver. This is the closest resort location to Denver and offers many options for lodging, shopping and restaurants. The weekend art show is set in a picturesque lodge village that creates an exceptional environment for an upscale art festival. The entire Keystone area has become a weekend getaway location for Denver’s affluent outdoor adventurers. Avon is one hour away and Downtown Denver is an hour and a half away from Keystone.
Celebrate spring by joining us to ski or ride in your favorite pool-side attire and beachwear!
This season is Arapahoe Basin’s 75th anniversary and you’re invited to help us celebrate! Join us for three days of celebratory events on the mountain, in the base area, and in our 6th Alley Bar & Grill.There will be fun, games, shenanigans, music, great food and drink, and good times with friends old and new. Check out the weekend itinerary below and help us celebrate 75 wonderful years of being The Legend.