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Vail Opening Day - Friday, Nov. 18, 2016

We are counting the days before Vail Mountains 2016-2017 ski and snowboard season begins!

Vail will be open from Friday, November 8, 2016, and will close Sunday, April 23, 2017.

Book your 2016-2017 trip now for the best rates and availability!

Vail Restaurant Week Returns Sept 30 - Oct 9, 2016



Vail Beaver Creek Restaurant Week returns September 30 through October 9, 2016. The fouth annual event will be throughout Vail and Beaver Creek. Restaurant week features a wide variety of prix fixe dining specials all set at $20.16. To further enhance the already wonderful dining experience, each bite will be perfectly paired with stunning autumn vistas sweeping across the spectacular mountain backdrops of Vail and Beaver Creek.

Fall Events & Leaf Peeping make Vail a Great Autumn Destination



While changing aspens dazzle the surrounding mountainsides, Vail hums with events and festivals.

Oktoberfest in Vail - Weekends of Sept. 9-11 and Sept. 16-18




Bavarian tradition comes to the picturesque Rocky Mountains for Vail Oktoberfest™ the weekends of Sept. 9-11 in Lionshead and Sept. 16-18 in Vail Village.

Labor Day Weekend: World-Class Jazz, Culinary Delights and Rubber Duck Racing for Charity!



Vail teems with delights over Labor Day Weekend!

2016 Vail International Dance Festival July 30 - August 13


Try Vail's New Alpine Slide : Forest Flyer



Zoom down the twists and turns that follow Vail Mountain’s natural contours on the Forest Flyer’s raised gravity-fueled track. It combines alpine and coaster for an experience like no other. With rider-controlled cars, you pick your speed and thrill level as you zip into forests and out into breath-taking views during its 3,400 foot descent.

Take a Llama on a Picnic Lunch in Vail this Summer



Everyone has seen a llama off in the distance towering over a heard of sheep or goats in a pastoral setting. They look so regal and proud. Well now you can get to know a llama personally and enjoy a picnic lunch together!

Celebrate July 4th in Vail at America Days



JULY 4, 2016 - VAIL, COLORADO

VAIL AMERICA DAYS! The parade theme this year is the Spirit of America!

A true summer celebration. The weekend features exceptional entertainment including Vail’s unrivaled 4th of July parade & fireworks, complemented by all that Vail has to offer on and off the mountain all summer long.

Father's Day Weekend in Vail is King of the Mountain Volley Ball Tournament



"A Family Event for Young and Old Alike!"

Make this Father's Day weekend one you'll always cherish. Put a family team together to compete in the 44th Annual Vail 'King of the Mountain' Open. June 17-19, 2016. Dad will appreciate that his family thinks he's still Got It!

Visit kingofthemountainvolleyball.com for event details.