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2023 Summit County Women of Distinction Luncheon

Dillion Community Church 371 LaBonte Street, Dillon, CO, United States

Honoring our Women of Distinction: Then and Now Date:  Saturday, March 11th; 12:00-2:00pm Location:  Dillon Community Church $40 per person, or $300 for a table of eight SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE at […]

$40.00 – $300.00

American Girl Doll Event

1883 Dillon Schoolhouse Museum 403 LaBonte Street, Dillon, CO, United States

Bring your American Girl doll to the 1883 Dillon Schoolhouse and share her story. Learn about girls throughout history and the clothing they wore. Help us name Summit County’s 1890 […]

$20.00 – $25.00

Summit County: Then & Now

Summit Association of Realtors 352 Lake Dillon Drive, Dillon, CO

    Join us at the offices of Summit Association of Retailers as Summit Historical Society's educator, Christy Nelson, presents "Summit County - Then and Now".  Christy will discuss the rich history of Summit County, including the fate of more than a dozen towns which no longer exist:  Kokomo, Robinson, Wheeler, Chihuahua, and Tiger, just […]


Sleigh Ride and Dinner Theater

Golden Horsehoe Sleigh Rides 6061 Tiger Rd, Breckenridge

Join us for a horse-drawn sleigh ride followed by an authentic mining camp dinner theater!   Date:  Saturday March 25th; 4:30-6:30pm Location:  Golden Horseshoe Sleigh Rides in Breckenridge Gold Discovered in Colorado! That’s the news that brought the flood of dreamers to the mining camps of the mountains around Breckenridge, in 1859.  They planned to become prospectors, […]


Scuba Diving Trip to Old Dillon

Dillon Marina 321 Marina Dr, Dillon, Colorado

photo credit A first ever for the Summit Historical Society is this guided historic tour through the ruins of Old Dillon. Event is limited to 20 participants SHS will provide an antique Ice Saw and ice tongs unless the reservoir has melted. Bring your own scuba gear.  Wet suits are recommended but not required. Refreshments […]

April Member Meet & Greet (FREE)

1883 Dillon Schoolhouse Museum 403 LaBonte Street, Dillon, CO, United States

LOCATION:  Dillon 1883 School House Sunday, April 16, 2:00 - 4:00  pm Join us at the Dillon 1883 School House Museum and preview our newest exhibit From the Vault: Landscapes of Summit County FREE, but space is limited to (40) guests – GET YOUR FREE TICKETS BELOW Reservations required. This exhibit is available on line […]


From the Vault: Landscapes of Summit County

1883 Dillon Schoolhouse Museum 403 LaBonte Street, Dillon, CO, United States

A rotating display of items from the SHS archives at the 1883 Dillon School House.  On display every Friday and Saturday from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Also available on […]