06 April 2015

Vail Mountain and Beaver Creek Resort Announce 2015-2016 Winter Operating Dates

Vail Mountain and Beaver Creek Resort announced today the operating dates for the resorts’ 2015-2016 ski and snowboard seasons. Opening day at Vail will be Friday, Nov. 20 and opening day at Beaver Creek will be Wednesday, Nov. 25. Both resorts plan to close two weeks after the Easter holiday on Sunday, April 10.
31 March 2015

Vail Mountain to Host Three Interdenominational Easter Sunday Services

Vail Mountain will host its annual interdenominational sunrise service on Easter Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 6 a.m. inside at Eagle’s Nest. The Eagle Bahn Gondola will open to the public at 5:30 a.m. to transport guests from Lionshead. Complimentary baked goods and beverages will be provided. In addition, there will be two afternoon Easter services outside at Eagle’s Nest: one scheduled for 12:30 p.m. at Simonton Deck also known as the Holy Cross observation deck, and one at 2:30 p.m. on the Marketplace deck.  
19 March 2015

Close Out the 2014-2015 Winter Season at Vail with the World Pond Skimming

The World Pond Skimming Championships return to Vail Mountain’s Golden Peak base area for the 13th year on Sunday, April 19, 2015. Skimmers from far and wide will gather in Vail to test their buoyancy on Lake Golden Peak for the chance at the title of 2015 World Pond Skimming Champion and the grand prize – an Epic Pass for the 2015-2016 season, a pair of Liberty Skis, and a Helly Hansen base layer. 
09 March 2015

Fantastic Events, Spectacular Skiing and Riding, On-Mountain Picnics, and Après are Some of the Many Signs of Spring in Vail

When most people think of spring, things like birds chirping, bees buzzing and flowers blooming might come to mind. At Vail the signs of spring are a little different. Spring in Vail means powder days in between bluebird days, sun-filled afternoons on the snow, goggle tans from on-mountain picnics, barbeques and après, great events and even better deals. And, while we may be biased, spring is truly one of the best times to be in Vail. 
09 March 2015

Fantastic Events, Spectacular Skiing and Riding, On-Mountain Picnics, and Après are Some of the Many Signs of Spring in Vail

When most people think of spring, things like birds chirping, bees buzzing and flowers blooming might come to mind. At Vail the signs of spring are a little different. Spring in Vail means powder days in between bluebird days, sun-filled afternoons on the snow, goggle tans from on-mountain picnics, barbeques and après, great events and even better deals. And, while we may be biased, spring is truly one of the best times to be in Vail. 
26 February 2015

The 33rd Annual Burton US Open Brings Incredible FREE Activities To Vail

Burton Snowboards announces fun, free activities for the entire family during the US Open presented by MINI at Vail Mountain. Held from March 4th – 7th, the legendary annual event offers nonstop live action and a celebration of snowboarding both on and off the hill in the Town of Vail.
24 February 2015

Spring Back to Vail 2015 Entertainment Lineup to Include Portugal. The Man, Trampled by Turtles and The Greyboy Allstars

Springtime at Vail Mountain, one of the largest ski resorts in the world, not only brings warmer temperatures, long sunny days and spectacular spring skiing and snowboarding, but it also brings the resort’s annual end-of-season celebration, Spring Back to Vail, April 17-19. 
19 February 2015

World’s Top Snowboarders to Compete at the 33rd Annual Burton US Open in Vail

BURLINGTON, VT – Feb. 18, 2015 – The Burton US Open presented by MINI announces a world-class field of riders slated to compete in Vail, Colorado from March 4–7th. Confirmed riders for this year’s event include 2015 X Games gold medalists Danny Davis (USA), Mark McMorris (CAN), Chloe Kim (USA) and Silje Norendal (NOR); four-time Olympian Kelly Clark (USA), 2015 Burton European Open slopestyle gold medalist Stale Sandbech (NOR) and halfpipe Olympic silver medalist Ayumu Hirano (JPN). As the grand finale of the competitive snowboarding season, the legendary US Open gives riders one final chance to take home a major title, and spectators get to watch all the action for FREE. 
02 February 2015

REGISTRATION OPEN FOR PINK VAIL™

VAIL, CO– Registration for Pink Vail™, presented by Helly Hansen, is officially open. With all-day live music at Eagle’s Nest, themed deck parties, a costume contest and the Celebration Ski Down, March 21st is slated to be the most spirited Pink Vail yet.  
22 January 2015

The 2015 Burton US Open Announces World Class Entertainment Line-Up

BURLINGTON, VT – Jan. 22, 2015 – The Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships presented by MINI is excited to announce that Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros and Girl Talk will headline FREE concerts following the Open’s legendary slopestyle and halfpipe finals. Taking place from March 4th-7th in Vail, Colorado, the 33rd annual Burton US Open has a long tradition of hosting free concerts for the massive crowds that come out to witness snowboarding’s longest-running event.