Spring Back to Vail

It’s that time of year again. Springtime at Vail Mountain is soon upon us. Along with the bluebird days, warm temperatures, spectacular spring skiing and snowboarding, comes the biggest end-of-season bash in the Rocky Mountains, Spring Back to Vail, April 8-10. The season will end in style with some not-so-serious fun under the sun, including a free live concert, the infamous World Pond Skimming Championships, après after-dark parties, base area giveaways, and much more.

Vail Jazz Presents: H2 Big Band Tribute to Count Basie

Speaking of energy, the sizzling, Colorado-based big band returns to Vail to light up the stage with favorites from the late, great bandleader. H2 Big Band is famous for nailing Basie’s distinctive swing style.

Vail Jazz @ Vail Square
Dates: Thursdays July 7-September 1
Time: 6-8pm
Tickets: $20 General Admission, $40 Premium Seats, $135 Subscription (4 perf.)
All ticket prices increase 1 hour prior to show.
Venue: “Vail Square” 675 Lionshead Place

Vail Jazz Presents: Vail Jazz Party House Band, Alumni Quintet and All-Stars

The red hot triple bill kicks off the 22nd Annual Vail Jazz Party, beginning with the current lineup of freshly fine-tuned Vail Jazz Workshop students (Vail Jazz All-Stars)  –the nation’s top 12 teenage jazz musicians. Then comes the Quintet of former All-Stars who are no pros and finally the Vail Jazz Party House Band sextet comprised of  individual stars the genre - Jo John Clayton, Jeff Clayton, Lewis Nash, Terell Stafford, Bill Cunliffe, and Wycliffe Gordon.

Pink Vail

Welcome to Pink Vail™, the world's biggest ski day to conquer cancer!

Everyone has been affected by cancer in some way. People run, walk and grow facial hair for cancer. In Vail, we ski! Pink Vail is a fundraiser that brings nearly 3,000 people, dressed in pink, together on Vail Mountain for an all-day event with live music, deck parties, costume contest and Celebration Ski Down. All proceeds from Pink Vail stay local, benefiting cancer patients and survivors at Shaw Regional Cancer Center, a nonprofit 501(c)(3). 

44th Annual Vail ‘King of the Mountain’ Open

“A Family Event for Young and Old Alike!”
June 17-19, 2016

The Annual Vail King of the Mountain Open is one of the top five iconic grassroots beach doubles Events in North America, drawing upwards of 700 teams of competitors from all over the Rocky Mountain Region and elsewhere.  Held over Father’s Day Weekend, the “King of the Mountain Open” has become a fantastic family volleyball outing with competitions for Juniors, Adults, Co-Ed, Masters/Seniors and, even, special Father/Son and Father/Daughter divisions to help celebrate Father’s Day.

Vail America Days & 4th of July Parade

A true summer celebration featuring exceptional entertainment including Vail’s celebrated 4th of July parade and fireworks, complemented by all that Vail summer has to offer on and off the mountain.

The parade will begin at Golden Peak at 10 AM on July 4 and will wind its way through the villages, ending in Lionshead. Vail’s parade is one of the most popular events during the Independence Day holiday. This year's parade theme is America's Great Outdoors!

Vail Summer Bluegrass Series

Vail bluegrass is set in the scenic Lionshead Village, nestled among world-class shopping, dining and lodging, alongside the magnificent Gore Creek in Vail, Colorado.

Vail bluegrass is excited to welcome the following headliners for the 2018 summer season:

  • June 27 – River Whyless
  • July 4 – Horseshoes & Hand Grenades
  • July 11 – Tyler Childers
  • July 18 – Everyone Orchestra

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