Keystone Resort’s Fun-Filled Weekend Events Perfect for Escaping the Heat

Keystone Resort is the place to be if you are looking to escape the heat in the city this weekend.  With a lineup of great events, you are sure to find something that the entire family can enjoy.  Not to mention, SummitCove is offering some amazing summer prices on a wide selection of our vacation propertiesYou could save up to 40% off regular lodging rates in the month of July while attending fun events in Keystone, and surrounding areas!


Kidtopia Kids Theatre presents “The Prince, Friday, July 6th, 10:30am to 11:15 am and 12pm to 12:45pm

Friday Afternoon Club, Friday, July 6, 3pm to close

Enjoy a free gondola ride, live music at the Summit House, drink and food specials, and plenty of fun games like horseshoes, corn hole, ladder ball, bocce ball and more.

Hot Tomatoes Dance, Friday, July 6th, 8-10pm

Get ready to dance the night away and enjoy big band music from Denver’s Premier Dance Orchestra.  Enjoy a variety of dance styles or partake in the cash bar.  Tickets are $15 for adults, and free for kids 12 and under.

River Run Rocks Concert Series, Saturday, July 7th, 5pm to 8:30pm


Dillon Farmer’s Market, Friday, July 6th, 9am-2pm

Friday Night Concert Series, Friday, July 6th, 7pm

Saturday Morning Adventures, Saturday, July 7th, 10am

Stars and Bars Regatta, Saturday and Sunday July 7th and 8th at 12pm


4th Annual Frisco Green Art Festival, Saturday and Sunday, July 7-810 am to 5pm


With so many fun activities coming up, this is the perfect time to plan your summer vacation to Keystone, Colorado!

Keystone Resort’s Friday Afternoon Club is Back for Summer 2012 Beginning June 15th!

Keystone Resort is kicking off the summer season of 2012 with exciting events, and returning favorites.  The popular Friday Afternoon Club will be back from Friday, June 15th through August 31st.  Running from 4:30 to 6:30, you can head to Summit House to enjoy and  evening of live music, along with drink and food specials.  Activities will also be available including horseshoes, corn hole, ladder ball, bocce ball and much more!  Best of all, all of the activities are free, and can be checked out through the Overlook Grill.

Join the Friday Afternoon Club by taking a scenic gondola ride from River Run Village.  A foot passenger ticket or lift ticket is required to access the gondola.  These tickets are available for free on Fridays from 2pm to close at the River Run Ticket Office.

The following is a list of  live music scheduled through the summer season:

June 15: Luv Brothers
June 22: Chancer’s Hooley
June 29: Luv Brothers
July 20: Luv Brothers
July 27: Luv Brothers
August 10: Luv Brothers
August 17: Chancer’s Hooley
August 31: Luv Brothers

Keystone’s Friday Afternoon Club is the perfect start to any weekend!  With a great selection of lodging specials in River Run Village, SummitCove can help you to arrange a fantastic weekend getaway to the mountains this summer!

Keystone Resort Summer 2012 Preview!

Keystone Resort has plenty of summer activities to keep you and your family busy.  Take a look below at returning favorites and recurring activities as you plan out your summer vacation to Keystone, Colorado!

Friday Afternoon Club: Beginning on June 15th, this fun activity is scheduled for Fridays throughout the summer months!  Enjoy free activities at the Summit House including horseshoes, bocce ball and ladder ball.  Enjoy live music and food and drink specials throughout the afternoon.  You can access the activities by taking the scenic gondola ride from River Run Village.  Tickets for the gondola will be available at the River Run ticket office, and they will be FREE on Fridays from 4 pm to close.

Kids Discovery Days: Explore the fun at the Kids Discovery Day every Tuesday at Keystone.  The entertainer changes each week, and this fun event will run from June 15th through August 14th.  The first week will open up with animals featured from the Denver Zoo.  This event is FREE!  Discovery Days includes a bounce house and alternating each week, either 2 face painters or 2 balloon artists.  Lines close at 12:30pm. Performer will be from 11am – 11:45am.

Storytelling with Redtail the Mountain Man and Bambi the Donkey: New to River Run Village this year is free storytelling with a Colorado legend, the Mountain Man, who will be accompanied by his furry friend, Bambi.  Enjoy free face painting during this great event for younger kids!

River Run Rocks Concert Series: Kicking off on July 7th with The Six Million Dollar Band, the River Run Rocks Concert Series will be back for the summer.  Set right in the River Run Village Plaza, the series features food and drink specials, plus prime seating on the decks of Wolf Rock, 9280’ TapHouse and Luigi’s.

We’ll keep you up to date on each week’s activities, or you can also visit our Events and Activities page.  If you are planning a summer vacation to Keystone, be sure to contact one of our vacation planners for details on our Keystone summer lodging specials!

A Look at the Week Ahead in Keystone

If you are thinking of visiting Keystone this week, you’re in luck.  There are plenty of exciting activities and events to look forward to!

Tuesday August 2nd

Kid’s Discovery Days features Patty Smith with a puppet show, a Balloon Artist, and Face Painting.   Explore fun at the Kids’ Discovery Days, in the River Run Events Plaza. Watch a magic show, see zoo animals, or sing a-long with a musician. It’s fun, and it’s free.  Call for more information at 970.496.4FUN.

Dancin’ in the Rockies Dance Series takes place from 7-8:30 pm at Warren Station.  Enjoy free beverages, grab your favorite dance partner and join us to learn a different dance style. Local dance instructors and performers will provide free lessons. All abilities, ages, and dance lovers are welcome! Each night, instructors and performers will showcase a different style.

Friday, August 5th

Children’s Theater Production of The Red Cape On Friday mornings at the Quaking Aspen Amphitheatre,  you can check out this production by the Lake Dillon Theatre, named “Best Colorado Theatre West of Denver” by the Colorado Theatre Guild and “One of Colorado’s Top Ten Theatres Outside Denver” by the Denver Post.   This is a high-quality, high-energy,high-altitude musical performance you won’t want to miss.  Tickets are $6 general admission for parents, children, and all guests.  For information, contact 970.496.4FUN.

Friday Afternoon Club The fun of Friday Afternoon Club continues into the summer with FREE gondola rides from 3pm – sunset every Friday. Enjoy live music from Arnie J Green, while taking in the majestic scenery from the deck of the Summit House and chow down on some delicious BBQ.  Food and beverages will be available for purchase from our outdoor grill and BBQ.

Saturday, August 6th-Sunday, August 7th

2011 Beer and Bluegrass Festival For the 15th year Keystone brings the wonders of Appalachia to the Rockies. Down-home cooking, frothy flavors and mountain-music are just a piece of the pie. In a whirlwind of hillbilly luxuries, folks gather while more than 25 of Colorado’s finest micobreweries showcase their unique blends of hops and barley. Live music on 3 stages. Kids Zone provides activities for the kids and the bounce house is open all day.