Summit County boasts a vibrant live music scene with artists from across the U.S.A stopping by regularly for mountain gigs. Just about every weekend throughout the year, a big concert or fun event is taking place. A diverse range of live music can be found if you know where to look. Here are the top live music venues in Summit County.
Well established in the music scene, Warren Station has a jam packed winter lineup every year. Warren Station regularly books Keller Williams, G. Love and Special Sauce, hosts the annual Winter Bluegrass and Rocky Mountain Country Fest, and much more. New for early season concerts at Warren Station are the Get Stoked Music and Movies Series. Concerts at Warren Station join the ski movie line-up. Bands include Boulder’s Policulture and local favorites El Paso Lasso. Chech out the full Get Stoked line up for all the shows. Warren Station constantly adds to their diverse events lineup, so bookmark the Warren Station events calendar and check back regularly.
Located in downtown Breckenridge, the River Walk is a great place to see live music or attend an event. There are loads of food, drink, and shopping options nearby. Managed by Breckcreate, this venue consistently brings in fun acts. The River Walk is more than just a concert venue, so check out the full lineup of events here.
Last Summer the Dillon Amphitheater underwent huge renovations, making it the premier outdoor venue in the county. Access to the Town of Dillon along with magnificent views and free summer shows make it a local favorite. If you are visiting Summit County, this venue is a must see! A summer only venue, The Dillon Amphitheater hosts live music Friday and Saturday nights, with paid shows available as well.
While known primarily as a wedding venue, The Pavilion does put on a number of public events throughout the year, including their popular “First Friday” event series. The Pavilion is located right off the beautiful Blue River, adjacent to the Lake Dillon Theatre Company. Because of this phenomenal location, their events are local favorites.
Other Music Options
There are a number of great bars that host live music regularly in Summit County. Local favorites include: Lake Dillon Tavern, The Gold Pan Saloon, The Goat Soup and Whiskey Tavern, and the Snake River Saloon. These establishments all have live music year round, and all will make for a great night out.