28th Annual Vail Jazz Festival

Live jazz returns to Vail this summer with the 28th Annual Vail Jazz Festival! The festival will run from June 30 – September 5, 2022 with a robust series of world class jazz performances in the heart of Vail, featuring the very best in hot jazz, bebop, bossa nova, gypsy jazz, big band sounds and more! The festival will include eight Thursday evening headliner performances under the Jazz tent at Vail Square in Lionshead, and eight FREE Sunday evening concerts on the Solaris Plaza in Vail Village, and the Vail Jazz Party over Labor Day Weekend.

Vail Dance Festival

The Vail Dance Festival | A two-week celebration of exceptional artistry taking place in the heart of Vail for the 34th year in the unique setting of the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater.  This year it will celebrate the 100th world-premiere dance commission under Damian Woetzel’s visionary leadership since becoming Artistic Director in 2006.  Each evening is full of surprises that will delight dance enthusiasts and those along for the ride!