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Vail Events

This summer, experience a plethora of unique events like the GoPro Mountain Games, Vail America Days, Crazy Mountain Brewery's Hot Summer Nights, Vail Jazz Festival, the Vail International Dance Festival, Bravo! Vail, Gourmet on Gore, the Vail Farmer’s Market and so much more. There truly is something for everyone no matter when you visit Vail this summer. Experiencing why the locals come for the winters and stay for the summers. 

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Vail Jazz Festival: June 26 - September 5, 2016

  The Vail Jazz Festival brings together jazz artists and enthusiasts from around the globe to the picturesque Rocky Mountain town of Vail, Colorado.

Vail Farmers' Market & Art Show: June 19 - October 2, 2016 

  Get a taste of Vail, Colorado summer with the Vail Farmers’ Market and Art Show. Colorado’s finest locally grown produce, international dishes, fresh baked goods and even Colorado wine, all ready for you to enjoy during your summer in Vail.

Gourmet On Gore: September 2 - 5, 2016

 Vail gourmet on gore Gourmet on Gore showcases the Vail Valley’s premier culinary talent as well as wines, spirits and beers from around the world. Live music, delicious food and superb drinks all meet together on this unique weekend to create a delightful epicurean atmosphere in Vail Village.

Labor Day: September 3 - 5, 2016

  Vail's event calendar for Labor Day weekend is jam-packed with activities for all ages and lifestyles. From Gourmet on Gore, Farmers' Market and Art Show, Vail Jazz Party to the Vail Rotary Rubber Duck Race, it's guaranteed to be a weekend of endless fun. 

Vail Oktoberfest: September 9 - 11 & 16 - 18, 2016

  Munich comes to the Vail for two full weekends of blown-out Bavarian fun emulating the world’s greatest celebration of beer, music and autumn: Oktoberfest. Vail Oktoberfest™ is a family affair, with events and activities for both adults and kids alike.

Vail Opening Day: November 18, 2016

Vail Opening Day When the lifts start turning at Vail on November 18, 2016, where will you be? The excitement is contagious as the lifts start turning for the 2016-2017 season. Enjoy the camaraderie, breakfast burritos, music and swag giveaways - all typical happenings on Vail’s Opening Day.

Vail Snow Daze: December 9 - 11, 2016

Vail Snow Daze  The annual early-season kickoff to Vail’s winter season is returning for its eighth year this winter! One weekend packed full of celebration for all ages, and best of all, it’s free. North America’s largest early season kickoff bash, Vail Snow Daze features three full days of on-and-off-mountain action, topped with two packed nights of national headliner concerts and parties. 2016 artists TBA. Past performers have included Michael Franti & Spearhead, Wilco, Rusted Root, O.A.R., and Barenaked Ladies, just to name a few.  

SKADI Fest: December 14 - 16, 2016

  Gather your girlfriends and join in on female specific ski demos, customized lessons and events. Vail Mountain presents ‘SKADI Fest,’ a first annual Women’s Weekend featuring equipment demo and expo village, guided ski school experience with female instructors and VIP events, all taking place in Lionshead and all necessary ingredients for a fabulous, exclusive, women’s-only event in Vail. Skadi (pronounced ‘Scotty’) means the Norse goddess of winter. In essence, this will be a gathering of skiing goddesses, near and far.   

Vail Holidaze: December 16 - 18 and 31, 2016

Vail Holidaze is the perfect place for family celebration this holiday season, as the town and mountain come alive with lights, sounds, events and cheer during the month of December. Embrace the holidays with the annual tree lighting ceremony, lantern walk and New Year’s Eve torchlight ski down and fireworks, all of which are free and open to the public. 

Vail Summer Activities

Learn about Vail's newest summer attractions!


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