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Vail Signature Events
Come for the skiing but while you're here, don't miss the unique activities and world-class events beyond the slopes! Fully discover our mountain wonderland and have the time of your life.
Vail Winter Events
NOVEMBER 10, 2023
Vail’s snowmaking is the best in North America. Expect great early season conditions beginning in November.
Nov 10-Dec 6
A celebration of winter with family activities throughout Vail, including the Revely Concert Series, Ice Skating Shows, Art Workshops and Tree Lighting on Nov 25th at 6:00pm in Lionshead Village.
Enjoy the Kris Kringle Market, Vail Film Festival, Ice Skating Spectacular and New Year’s Eve Torchlight Ski Down and Fireworks.
TASTE OF VAIL
The Taste of Vail is the nation's premier spring food and wine festival, held at several venues throughout North America's favorite ski resort.
SPRING BACK TO VAIL
Splash into spring with live music and spring time vibes.
Vail Summer Events
GoPro MOUNTAIN GAMES
The GoPro Mountain Games are the country's most celebrated festival of adventure sports, art and music and they return to Vail, CO June 2023
BRAVO! VAIL MUSIC FESTIVAL
JUNE - AUGUST
Through extraordinary performances, dedicated leadership, and generous support from the community, Bravo! Vail has grown from a handful of attendees to one of the world’s premier music festivals.
HOT SUMMER NIGHTS
JUNE - AUGUST
The Moe’s Original Bar B Que Hot Summer Nights is an annual FREE concert series hosted every Tuesday evening throughout the summer at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater. Gates open at 5:30, concert begins at 6:30. Bring a picnic for the lawn or enjoy our top of the line concessions at the iconic open air in beautiful Vail, CO.
VAIL FARMERS’ MARKET AND ART SHOW
SUNDAYS JUNE - OCTOBER
The Vail Farmers Market started with a few tents and now has grown to over 140 tents for 16 Sundays of the summer. Enjoy strolling down East Meadow Drive in Vail while tasting treats from Colorado. Parking for the Market is at the Vail Village Parking or Lionshead Parking. The Market begins June 20 and goes through first weekend in October.
VAIL AMERICA DAYS
This holiday celebration includes a spirited 4th of July Parade, Patriotic Concert and dazzling Fireworks Show!
VAIL DANCE FESTIVAL
July - August
The Festival is a two-week celebration of exceptional artistry taking place in the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains.
MORE SUMMER EVENTS
- Vail Craft Beer Classic - June
- Vail Arts Festival - June
- Vail Jazz Festival - July - September
- Kids Adventure Games - August
- Vail Wine Classic - August
- Gourmet on Gore - Labor Day weekend September
- Oktoberfest - September Lionshead
- Oktoberfest - September Vail
- Vail & Beaver Creek Restaurant Week - October