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Vail Oktoberfest is September 11-13 & 18-20, 2015



Because October starts to get a little chilly here in the mountains we celebrate Oktoberfest in September!

Gourmet on the Gore is Labor Day Weekend



GOURMET ON GORE ~ September 4-7, 2015 | Labor Day Weekend

Join us for this unique culinary festival offering an open-air tasting with world-class wine, beer and spirits paired with culinary delights from Vail’s top restaurants. Gourmet on Gore is free admission and a variety of additional pairing events and a Tasting Tour to kick things off on Friday, September 4.

Adopt your Rubber Duck for the Labor Day Weekend in Vail



The annual Vail Rotary Duck Race is held Vail Village on the Sunday of Labor Day weekend.

Rotarians sell sponsorships and “duck adoption papers” during the weeks prior to the race. Over 16,000 yellow rubber ducks are dumped into Gore Creek near the Covered Bridge and race down the river to the finish underneath the International Bridge.

BRAVO! Vail Valley Music Festival - July 1 - August 6, 2015

Vail's BRAVO! is the only festival in the US to host 3 of the world’s finest orchestras in a single season. Every summer, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, and The Philadelphia Orchestra take up residence in Vail and perform the great classics, plus jazz and pops. Also, world-renowned chamber music artists perform a diverse & eclectic chamber music series.

Vail International Dance Festival Returns to Vail July 27 - August 10, 2015


Vail Farmers Market & Art Show All Summer

Sundays throughout the summer get a taste of Colorado at the Vail Farmers' Market and Art Show in Vail Village. Stroll through the village and savor locally grown produce, international dishes, fresh baked goods and Colorado wine. Once you have satified your appetite, browse creativity at the Art Show. You can find everything from unique clothing and jewelry to handmade home items. Find the perfect item to remind you of your wonderful Vail summer vacation!

The market will run from June 21, 2015 to October 4, 2015
Sundays  10am - 3:30pm

GoPro Mountain Games June 4 - 7, 2015


2015 End Season Spring Back to Vail



When: Friday, April 17 - Sunday April 19, 2015
Location:
Vail Mountain

Spring Back to Vail starts Friday April 17 and is the biggest end-of-season celebration in ski country!

Taste of Vail - April 8-11, 2015



Taste of Vail is an idea, a platform for promoting the Vail lifestyle via the community's ever-evolving food and beverage assets. This is done through the organization's iconic food and wine event in the spring, along with additional activities throughout the year designed to support and elevate the community.

Burton U.S. Open Snowboarding Championships - March 2-7, 2015

Burton U.S. Open Snowboarding Championships is scheduled for March 2-7, 2015 at Vail mountain in Golden Peak.

The Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships presented by MINI are returning to Vail, March 2-7, 2015 as the world’s best compete for the title in Halfpipe and Slopestyle. The action continues off the mountain with free concerts at Solaris: Wednesday, March 4 is Pickin’ at the USO; Friday. March 6, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros; and Saturday, March 7 its Girl Talk. Visit Burton.com/USO for more information.