Opening Day
Vail Mountain opens for the season on Friday, November 11th.
Dates:
Daily: Nov 11 - Nov 11
11/11/22

Event Details

Vail Mountain opens for the season on Friday, November 11th.

Join us at both Lionshead and Vail Village Base areas for free strudel, coffee and other surprises for the early birds that arrive prior to the first gondola of the season. You can look forward to DJs at both base areas in addition to a special appearance by local legend, Helmut Fricker.

Not to mention, we'll be unveiling our custom Vail 60th Anniversary Gondola Cabin, taking it's first laps of the season on Gondola One (#1).

After you get your first turns of the year in, head down to Express Lift at the bottom of Gondola One (#1) and enjoy our Opening Day Après with 10th Mountain Whiskey & Spirt Co. featuring tastings of Vail's 60th Anniversary 10th Mountain Rye Whiskey. Tastings kick off at 1PM.

Express Lift Bar will also be open serving beer, brats and other lunch options starting at 1PM.