Main Street To The Rockies

Fall Fest

 

Fall Fest kicks off on Saturday, September 6, 2014 with the Mt. Royal Hill Climb at 8:30 a.m. The celebration continues on Frisco’s Main Street and Historic Park  from 10 am to 6 pm. Come taste the Flavors of Frisco as restaurants showcase their signature dishes. Peruse local and regional art at the Meet the Artist art show (Saturday and Sunday). Saturday’s activities will also include a concert, a make and take art project for children and adults, face painting and other children’s activities. There will also be a beer garden featuring Backcountry Brewery benefiting the Friends of the Dillon Ranger District, and Coyote  Gold will be on hand with their signature Airstream serving up Colorado’s own “Microbrew of Margaritas”.

Fall Fest Schedule of Events

Saturday, September 6
8:30 a.m. – Mt. Royal Hill Climb starting at the old community center at 3rd Avenue & Granite Street
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Meet the Artist art show and sale
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Flavors of Frisco and beer and margarita garden open
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Make and take art project for children and adults, face painting and children’s activities
2:30 p.m. – Free concert featuring Lez Zeppelin, a New York City-based all-girl band which has gained worldwide critical acclaim for the musicianship, passion and gender-bending audacity they bring to the music of Led Zeppelin.

Sunday, September 7 
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Meet the Artist art show and sale

Meet the Artist
On Saturday, September 6 and Sunday, September 7 the Summit County Arts Council will present a local and regional Meet the Artists show and sale in the Frisco Historic Park. The show will feature jewelry, pottery, paintings, photography and other fine arts. On Saturday, there will also be furniture makers displaying and selling furniture made from signature blue-hewed beetle kill wood.

Flavors of Frisco
Flavors of Frisco highlights Frisco’s vibrant restaurant scene with small plate samples of signature dishes from 17 Frisco restaurants. Food and beverage sales will be available with Fall Fest bucks which will be sold at the event. Each ticket is one dollar and most items in the Flavors of Frisco tent will be between $2 and $6. Fall Fest bucks may be used at participating restaurants through Tuesday, September 9. This provides the opportunity for festival attendees to discover some new favorite restaurants during the Flavors of Frisco event and then visit them again later at their location in Frisco.

The following restaurants will be participating in the Flavors of Frisco:
Backcountry Brewery
Bagalis
The Blue Spruce
Cameez
Foote’s Rest
Frisco Wine Merchant
Himalayan Cuisine
Log Cabin Cafe
The Lost Cajun Restaurant
Moose Jaw
Ollie’s Pub and Grub
Pete’s Good Eats
Prost
Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant (opening September 2014 in Frisco)
Rocky Mountain Coffee Roasters
Silverheels Bar and Grill
Whole Foods

Fall Fest beverage sales and the Mt. Royal Hill Climb will benefit Friends of the Dillon Ranger District (FDRD). FDRD leverages the power of volunteers to make sure National Forest lands enjoyed by millions of people each year are not negatively impacted by their popularity. FDRD will also have a contest to guess the number of items in a jar to win a complete Stihl chainsaw package and the winner will be announced at Fall Fest on Saturday, September 6. Entries will be $2 for 1 guess and $5 for 3 guesses. Guesses will be available at the Dillon Ranger District Office, Breckenridge Building Center and the Frisco/Copper Information Center at 300 Main Street, Frisco through Friday, September 5. On Saturday, guesses will be available at the FDRD booth at Fall Fest.

Thank you to our Fall Fest Sponsors!    

Sign up now for the Mt. Royal Hill Climb on Saturday, September 6, 2014.

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