Vail Summer

Take your vacation to new, unforgettable heights this summer in Vail. With 166 miles of hiking trails, 343 miles of mountain biking trails, and 86 miles of rolling river, Vail’s exhilarating summer recreation allows guests to come alive in the great outdoors. To visit Vail is to truly experience a destination like nothing on earth. 

Signature Events

Farmers Market and Art Show

Sundays, June 16 – October 6, 2019

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Moe's BBQ Hot Summer Nights

June 18 - August 27, 2019

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Bravo! Vail

June 20 - August 4, 2019

Vail Craft Beer Festival

June 21 – 23

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Vail Family Fun Fest

Saturdays, June 22 – August 8, 2019

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Vail America Days

July 4, 2019

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Whistle Pig Concert Series

July 14 - September 18, 2019

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Vail Dance Festival

July 26 - August 10, 2019

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Kids Adventure Games

August 7-11, 2019

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Vail Film Festival

August 15 – 18, 2019

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Gourmet on the Gore

August 30 – September 2, 2019

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Vail Oktoberfest

Lionshead, September 6-8, 2019 Vail Village, September 13-15, 2019

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More Events

Explore Summer in Vail

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Zipline, Bike, Hike, Golf, Fish, Raft and More!

Summer In Vail

Hiking

Vail Mountain offers numerous hiking trails to be explored, both by foot or by Gondola.
Hiking and Backpacking

Fishing

Fly-fishing is a beautiful way to relax and explore the some of the most serene spots on Vail’s many streams and rivers.
Fishing

Nature Center

Join us to experience the interactive exhibits inside, along with free daily Nature Walks and Interpretive Nature Talks.
Nature Center

Rafting/Kayaking

Vail is a great place to base your rafting or kayaking adventure from. Boasting its own Whitewater Park and a variety of river trips.
Rafting and Kayaking

Scenic Gondola

The whole family to experience magical views of the Vail Valley and access to Epic Discovery – the ultimate family playground.
Epic Discovery Gondola

About The Villages

Vail is linked by three lively base areas filled with endless shops, restaurants and après hot spots.
About The Villages

Betty Ford Alpine Gardens

At 8,250 feet above sea level, the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens is the highest botanical garden in the United States.
Betty Ford Alpine Garden

Epic Discovery

Zip, fly, tour, tube: how will you discover Vail Mountain? With Adventure Courses, Ziplines, a Mountain Coaster and much more, the options are endless at Epic Discovery!
Epic Discovery

Vail Events

See what is coming to Vail this summer.
Vail Events