Things To Do

  • Vail Oktoberfest 2016

Vail Oktoberfest 2016

The days are already getting cooler and the kids are going back to school. Vail Oktoberfest is just around the corner! It's hard to believe that the summer is almost over. But, with the ending of summer comes the fun Fall events and eventually winter, and skiing. 2 weekends of Oktoberfest kicks off on Friday,

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  • vail-dance

Vail International Dance Festival 2016

The Vail International Dance Festival returns for its 28th season. Every year the Vail International Dance Festival brings renowned dance companies and performers from all over the world to Vail. This year the two-week festival features American Ballet Theater performer Isabella Boylston and will run from July 30 through August 13. It is also the 10th anniversary with Damian Woetzel

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  • Summer Camp For Kids

Summer Camp for Kids

  The Vail Recreation District offers a Summer Camp for Kids called Mad Scientists that teaches elementary school age children about fun sciencey stuff! With so many physical activities in the Mountains, it's nice to have options for the kids that also help them learn. Summer is a time for kids to take a break

  • Vail America Days

Vail America Days 2016

 Every year on the 4th of July the Town of Vail puts on a large parade followed by fireworks celebrating our country. The Vail America Days celebration begins at 10am with the parade, this year's theme is the Spirit of America. The parade starts at near Golden Peak and ends up in Lionshead Village. The fireworks

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  • Betty Ford Alpine Gardens entrance

Betty Ford Alpine Gardens

There are many beautiful flowers and plants found in Colorado. Getting to see them all can take a lot of hiking. The Betty Ford Alpine Gardens is a great place to see most of them, including some on the endangered species list! The Betty For Alpine Gardens works with the Bureau of Land Managment to

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  • Vail Jazz @ the Market

Vail Jazz At The Market

  If you have been in Vail for the summer you know about the Vail Farmers Market but you may not know that the Vail Jazz Foundation hosts Vail Jazz at the Market! The Farmers Market has more than vendors selling Colorado Produce, there are also local artists showcasing their works, accessories for your four

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  • Vail Arts Festival

Vail Arts Festival

Summer in the Vail Valley is a wonderful time. We've all heard the saying "Come for the winter, stay for the summer" and it is true! The Vail Arts Festival, now in its 32nd year, is just one of the many reasons to visit the Vail Vally in the summer. With over 80 artists showcasing their

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  • Blues, Brews & BBQ

Blues, Brews & BBQ (May 28th & 29th)

  The 13th annual Blues, Brews & BBQ in Beaver Creek is a fun way to end the month of May and an unofficial HELLO! to summer. This fun weekend event is FREE to enter and will have live blues music, BBQ and Colorado craft beer available to be purchased. Some of the musical performers

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  • Fun Run

2nd Annual Fiesta Fun Run (May 15)

When you move anywhere, often it's hard to jump in and get involved.  There are plenty of fun things to do in Eagle, Avon and Vail but not all of it is conducive to meeting and connecting with people in your community.  A great way to get involved and meet locals is to participate in

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  • Vail Parks

Vail Parks

  If you are new to town or vacationing, the town of  Vail can be a bit confusing.   It’s kind of hard to get your bearings on where things are as town after town merges into each other but it’s basically one long valley that runs east and west.  If you aren’t careful when

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