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Unique Wedding Venues

On Mountain Wedding Venues

Imagine a mountaintop wedding at Vail's iconic wedding deck with Mount of the Holy Cross in the background, followed by a reception at one of our select on-mountain restaurants.  Our dedicated Group Sales & Services staff will help you customize your special event from the proposal to the "I do's".

For more information on our venues, download our VAIL MOUNTAIN VENUES BROCHURE for more information.

A stone outdoor amphitheater with breathtaking views of the surrounding peaks, including Mount of the Holy Cross. Located a short walk along a paved path from the top of the Eagle's Nest gondola and ADA accessible. This location is for ceremonies only.
$2,000 + tax rental, plus $18 per person lift access. 


Approximately 180 seated guests. No limit on standing room.

Times Available:

Available in 1.5 hour time slots at: 10:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm, 4:30pm and 6:30 pm in the summer months only (June – September).
The 2:30pm and 4:30 pm time slots have an on-mountain food requirement.


The 10th

Situated at the heart of Vail Mountain, The 10th is Vail's newest on-mountain fine dining restaurant overlooking the majestic Gore Range.  The 10th's cuisine is world-class with a focus on Modern Alpine classics.  From the beautiful interior decor and breathtaking exterior views to the delectable dishes and high-quality service, The 10th is the perfect place to tie the knot!


Maximum 210 guests for plated dinner. 185 guests with music and dancing.

Times Available:

Full buyout available for a 5-hour event anytime from 10:30am to 10:00pm. Open for public lunch service in the Winter and Summer, and Winter Dinner and après ski.

Interior of the 10th Vail

Vail the 10th

Game Creek Restaurant

Vail Mountain's most exclusive dining experience! An elegant, upscale restaurant located in Game Creek Bowl high up on the mountain. We offer a four course Modern American menu and an extensive wine list and exceptional service. For groups up to 25ppl, ask about our private Club Room. The restaurant is also available for buy outs, please contact group sales for more information.


Maximum 150ppl for plated dinner.
Maximum 200ppl for cocktail reception.

Times Available:

Full buyout available for 5-hour event.
Anytime from 10:30 am - 10:00 pm.

Game Creek Bistro

Smaller groups may opt for the more intimate experience of the bistro on the lower level of the restaurant. The same Game Creek experience with family style service or plated dinners.


Maximum 60ppl for family style or buffet dinner.
Maximum 75ppl for cocktail reception.

Times Available:

Full buyout available for 5-hour event.
Anytime from 10:30 am - 10:00 pm.


The Marketplace offers panoramic views of the surrounding mountains. Ideal for larger groups and weddings. Offers a beautiful deck for a cocktail area before dinner.


Maximum 150ppl for plated dinner.
Maximum 300ppl for buffet dinner.
Maximum 400ppl for cocktail reception

Times Available:

Full buyout available for 5-hour event.
Anytime from 10:30 am - 10:00 pm.


Vintner's is a perfect facility for smaller groups. A wonderful, quaint dining experience with a beautiful deck overlooking the surrounding mountains.


Maximum 50ppl for dinner.
Maximum 85ppl for cocktail reception.

Times Available:

Full buyout available for 5-hour event.
Anytime from 10:30 am - 10:00 pm.

Special Events

Eagle's Nest complex buyouts and tented events are available for larger weddings or events.


Imagine alpine meadows studded with wildflowers, sky-scraping peaks, whispering aspen trees and the biggest blue sky you’ve ever seen. Now imagine that as the backdrop for your wedding day.

A Rocky Mountain wedding is truly unforgettable, and when you choose to host your mountain wedding at Vail, you get the added benefit of world-class luxury, delectable cuisine, and the attention to detail that you deserve.

Here are a few steps to consider when planning your perfect mountain wedding in Vail:

1. Decide the Mood of Your Wedding

You don’t have to pick your colors yet, but before you start making the big decisions, make sure you have an idea of how you want your wedding to feel.

Do you want upscale elegance? Or a more casual, rustic feel? Choosing the mood will set the tone for quite a few of the other decisions you’ll make for your Vail wedding.

2. Select the Right Venue

Whether you want to go big or have a quiet, small gathering is up to you. Just make sure to pick a venue that’s appropriate to your style and size.

For a moderately sized outdoor wedding, you may want to select the Wedding Deck. With 360-degree mountain vistas that will take your breath away, this is the perfect place to have a truly “mountain” wedding.

For the reception, there are, yet again, a host of options to choose from. For an upscale plated dinner, try the Game Creek Restaurant. Your guests will praise your decision.

Of course, our highly trained wedding planners will be able to suggest venues that would be a good fit for your personal tastes.

3. Pick a Palate-Pleasing Menu

This is one of the best parts of planning your wedding in Vail. 

Dream up a delicious plated meal or select mouth-watering hors d’oeuvres for the cocktail reception. We also have plenty of options for those guests with dietary restrictions such as gluten-free or vegetarian dishes.

4. Book Lodging for the Special Day

It’s not a wedding until you’ve booked the honeymoon suite! Your planner will make arrangements for the hotel or vacation rental of your choice.

Many of the hotels in the area offer complimentary turn down and a bottle of champagne on your special night. Some also offer you a free night’s stay on the anniversary of your wedding day in Vail.

Make certain there are rooms reserved for members of the wedding party and out-of-town guests.

5. Arrange for Transportation

Getting around Vail is a snap with the free shuttles, but if you want to make things even easier for your family and friends, you can hire a shuttle just for the wedding guests to take them to and from their hotel.

There are so many more details involved in planning a wedding, but choosing Vail is easy. You can trust our expert team of planners to help you have the wedding of your dreams.

Contact Us

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866-231-VAIL (8245) 


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