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Vail Mountain Lodging News

Colorado Fall Colors

Colorado is full of color at every season. From snowcapped mountains with brilliant blue skies to golden hills covered in Aspen trees. There's approximately one month for the best "leaf peeping" in Colorado. Here are some of our favorite drives. Independence Pass to Aspen Take Highway 24 from Minturn over Battle Mountain. After Leadville, you'll see signs for Highway [...]

Fall Food and Wine

Your fall vacation in Vail should include The Fall Wine and Food Classic which will take place in Vail on Saturday, September 22 and 23, 2018. Experience mountain vistas while tasting tastings and wine from the Southern Hemisphere put on by Taste of Vail. The weekend is comprised of daily events: Saturday, September 22, 2018 | 9:00 am – [...]

Oktoberfest

The hills come to life during three weekends of Oktoberfest in Beaver Creek, Vail, and Lionshead. Don't miss any of the action including live music, Bavarian competitions, and of course beer and bratwurst. Beaver Creek Oktoberfest September 1 and 2 Saturday, September 1 11:00 a.m. Traditional Keg Tapping – Bier Garden Opens! 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Live Music [...]

Gourmet on Gore

Gourmet on Gore returns to the Vail Valley next month offering a unique culinary experience which in the heart of Vail Village over Labor Day weekend. Sip on world-class wines, beers and spirits while enjoying delightful culinary delights from Vail’s top culinary experts.  Events include the kick-off Tasting Tour, Open-Air Tasting, Rose on the River, Brunch off Bridge Street [...]

Vail Dance Festival

2018 marks the 30th anniversary season of the Vail Dance Festival. From July 28 through August 11, 2018, enjoy a two-week celebration featuring both dance performance and educational elements. All performances will be in the art of ballet but will vary differently from Hispanico, International, and American influences. The performances will take place at the Gerald R Ford Amphitheater [...]

BRAVO! Vail

Bravo! Vail returns to the Vail Valley on June 21st for five weeks of musical masterpieces. From orchestra concerts to small ensembles, and education & engagement you will be sure to find what interests you most. Orchestra concerts include the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Dallas Symphony Orchestra, The Philadelphia Orchestra, and New York Philharmonic. A few [...]

4th of July in Vail

Independence Day Celebrations are full of live music, parades, and of course fireworks! Here's a list of this year's 4th of July Events. July 2 Minturn Independence Day Celebration Enjoy music, fun, and entertainment for the whole family from 5:30 - 9:00 pm. July 3 Avon Salute to the USA The Town of Avon celebrates Independence Day with a celebration [...]

GoPro Mountain Games

GoPro Mountain Games Whether you are an athlete, a spectator, or visiting Vail with your family, the GoPro Mountain Games are not to be missed. June 7-10th Vail Village will be energized with exciting events for the young and the young-at-heart comprised of adventure sports, art, and music. There are multiple events happening each day throughout the day. Here are [...]

June Vail Vitality Center Events

SOUL STRETCH WEEKEND WITH CHARRY SHAKTI OM | June 1 - June 3 Save the date for this popular weekend to kick off the summer. Each session moves according to the Divine flow. Ground down, connect, work with nature’s gravity force for the rebounding, uplifting, take off and expansion of spirit. The mountains provide the essential backdrop for the [...]

Purchase Your Epic Pass Today!

The 2018/19 Epic Pass is on sale now! Purchase before April 15 and get 6 Buddy Tickets (discounted rate tickets that remain the same rate for the entire season, the rate is determined in October of 2018) for the 2018/19 season! Other reasons to purchase your Epic Pass: 2018 Summer Scenic Access including gondola rides Eligible for Pass Insurance [...]

Spring Back to Vail

Enjoy three weekends of concerts, pond skimming, and fun to celebrate the end of the Winter 17 - 18 ski season in Vail! Saturday, March 31 Expo Village at Gondola One | 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Music with a View, presented by Verizon, at Sarge’s Mid-Vail | 12 – 2 p.m. Après music at Express Lift Bar, presented [...]

Vail Summer Events

Come for the winter, stay for the summer. In the summer, Vail comes alive with concerts, art, athletics, and events for everyone. GoPro Mountain Games June 7 - 10, 2018 Enjoy the opening of summer in Vail at the GoPro Mountain Games. With free athletic events and concerts, the GoPro Mountain Games are the best start to your summer. [...]

Spring Break in Vail

Spring Break in Vail offers something for every member of your family! After a day of skiing in Vail, relax at one of Vail's many apres locations located throughout the villages of both Lionshead and Vail Village. Adventure Ridge, located at the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola in Lionshead has a variety of day and night activities like [...]

Sol y Ski

Vail Mountain ignites Semana Santa and Pasqua with two weeks of non-stop events and entertainment throughout the village and on the mountain. Tuesday, March 27 4:00 – 5:30 pm: Arrabelle in Vail Square Ice Skating and free s’mores Wednesday, March 28 5:00 – 7:00 pm: Arc’Teryx Store Special Sale Thursday, March 29 4:00 – 5:30 pm: Arrabelle in Vail [...]

Burton US Open

Snowboard Olympic Medalists will return to Vail for the Burton US Open once again for 5 days of snowboarding, competing for slopestyle and halfpipe titles. MONDAY, MARCH 5TH, 2018 HP and SS Practice Session 11:00 am-12:00 pm, Session 2: 1:00 pm-3:00 pm TUESDAY, MARCH 6TH, 2018 SS Practice Session 1: 10:00 am-12:00 pm, Session 2: 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Junior [...]

Après at Almresi

After a beautiful day of skiing in Vail, Colorado, stop at Almresi for après. Located at the top of Bridge Street, Almresi is a great location for parties, lunch, or dinner!  Decorated as a traditional cozy European mountain restaurant, you'll fall in love with the atmosphere and then with the food and drinks. Don't miss the classic "Gluhwein," spicy [...]

Pink Vail

Pink Vail Known as the World's Biggest Ski Day to Conqueror Cancer, Pink Vail attracts over 1,800 skiers each year and has raised over $3.2 million for Shaw Cancer Center in Edwards, Colorado. Don't miss the chance to participate in this fun, community-centered event! Click here to register! 2017 Event Recap Video [...]

SKI for MS

SKI for MS Vail In 1964 Jimmie Heuga won the bronze medal in slalom at the Winter Olympics in Innsbruck, Austria. Along with Billy Kid, Heuga became the first American men to earn Olympic medals for Alpine Skiing. In 1967, Heuga began suffering from symptoms that would later be diagnosed as Multiple Sclerosis (MS). In 1970, at age 26, [...]

Taste of Vail

Taste of Vail Elevate your palate at the 2018 Taste of Vail April 4 - 8. Enjoy tastings, seminars, and cook-offs with the best chefs and wineries from around the world. Taste of Vail has been one of Vail's most popular events for over 27 years and continues to add new events and build upon classics. Some events [...]