Press Releases

Tripadvisor Travelers' Choice Award 2020, August 2020

WINTER PARK, Fla. — Aug. 12, 2020 — Two properties within the Timbers Collection were recognized for their excellence within the travel industry by Tripadvisor’s 2020 Travelers’ Choice Awards.

New Real Estate Sales Associate: Eric Wagenknecht, March 2018

Daned Kirkham, corporate sales director for Timbers Resorts, recently announced that Eric Wagenknecht has joined The Sebastian-Vail as a real estate sales associate.

Artists Authors & Athletes: Carrie Fell, March 2018

The Sebastian – Vail is hosting iconic Western landscape artist Carrie Fell for its next Artists, Authors & Athletes program on Thursday, April 5 at 6 p.m.

Artists Authors & Athletes: Britten, February 2018

The Sebastian – Vail is hosting contemporary artist Britten for the next installation of its Artists, Authors & Athletes program on Thursday, March 1 at 6 p.m.

Artists, Authors & Athletes: Eric Alexander, January 2018

The Sebastian – Vail is hosting its third Artists, Authors & Athletes program on Thursday, Feb. 1 at 6 p.m. with author and mountaineer Eric Alexander.

New Vintner Dinner Series, December 2017

This winter, The Sebastian – Vail is launching a Vintner Dinner Series, which will feature prominent winemakers, exclusive receptions and paired, four-course dinners.

New Artists, Authors & Athletes Series, December 2017

This winter, The Sebastian – Vail is launching a new program to connect locals and visitors with a series of experts in their chosen field.

Refreshed F&B Program, November 2017

Under the leadership of new Food and Beverage Director Chris Okamura and Executive Chef Tyson Peterson, The Sebastian-Vail is completely refreshing its food and beverage program with a new menu and

The Sebastian - Vail Hires New F&B Director

Bryan Austin, general manager of The Sebastian-Vail, recently announced that Christopher Okamura was hired as the property’s new food and beverage director.