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There’s really nothing better than celebrating the 4th of July in a mountain town. Nothing can beat getting up and enjoying the crisp morning air before heading off to a small-town parade, grilling in your backyard, and then watching a breathtaking fireworks show in the evening. Here are the events that can’t be missed this […]

If you’re looking for things to do in Vail, you’ve come to the right place. There is no shortage of great activities: whether you’re looking for something more adventurous, or would rather spend your time relaxing, there are many fantastic options. But, let’s stop talking about it all, and just jump right in. Here are […]

People in Colorado really know how to celebrate the arrival of spring. Our spring events are celebrations of the newly arrived warmer weather, while also being a celebration of the awesome ski season we just experienced. Each year, the town of Vail throws a big party called Spring Back to Vail. Here’s a look at […]

Winter is a difficult time for many – it tends to be gloomy, and the cold weather can make you feel a great need to hibernate. Resist this urge – sleeping more will only make you feel more down in the dumps. What you need is an escape to a winter wonderland. A place where […]

If you’re planning a ski trip to Colorado, getting to Vail and Beaver Creek from the airport is something you’ll need to figure out before-hand. There are a few options regarding which airport you fly into, and which transportation you take: No matter which option you choose, you’ll get to Vail and have the vacation […]

Snow usually falls in the high country in Colorado for the first time in late September: This year was no different. This year’s first snow came on the first official day of fall – September 23rd. The National Weather Services reported snowfall along some mountain passes above 10,000 feet. And, with that, we can all […]

The fall colors are glorious this year: The aspens are on fire, glowing red, yellow, and orange against the green pine trees. If you haven’t taken a fall drive to see the colors, plan on doing so this weekend before they fade! For many, however, simply driving through the colors isn’t enough: You want to […]

There’s nothing quite like it: Rushing down a mountain, the summer breeze whisking past your face, the warm sun on your back, and miles of green mountainside rushing by. Riding a bike in the mountains of Vail and Beaver Creek is a fantastic experience. There are mountain and road biking trails for all ages and […]

Colorado is a state with a rich history, full of mining and ranching, desperation and glory. Vail is no different. Colorado just recently celebrated its 140th anniversary, and Vail also has something to celebrate: August 23rd marks the towns’ 50th anniversary. This is a momentous occasion for us all, as Vail holds a special place […]

Luke from Budweiser sits down with Christine Hanks to talk about the Folds of Honor program where he has been traveling throughout the Vail Valley asking for video submissions from locals and tourists to send to the troops overseas. Find out where Luke is going to be throughout the Vail Valley during the 4th of […]

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