29 July 2014

Vail Mountain Commits to Four More Years of Hosting Pink Vail™, The World’s Largest Ski Day to Conquer Cancer

Vail, Colo. – July 29, 2014 – Vail Mountain, one of the largest ski resorts in the world, has committed to four more years of support for Pink Vail™, the world’s largest ski day to conquer cancer.
Pink Vail is scheduled to take place on the following dates:
  • Saturday, March 21, 2015
  • Saturday, April 2, 2016
  • Saturday, March 25, 2017
  • Saturday, April 7, 2018
22 July 2014

Enjoy Live Music from Upside at Vail’s Summer FAC on Friday, July 25

Take a scenic ride up the Eagle Bahn Gondola to Vail’s summer FAC (Friday Afternoon Club) at Eagle’s Nest this Friday, July 25 for live music from local band Upside. Guests can expect original rock, reggae and blues tunes from the group which includes Kevin Heinz on vocals and guitar, Justin Ernest on guitar, Niek Velvis on bass, and Shawn Mckeown on drums. 
16 July 2014

Vail’s Summer FAC Features Bluegrass & Bloodys on Friday, July 18

Vail’s mountaintop FAC (Friday Afternoon Club) at Eagle’s Nest hosts Bluegrass & Bloodys on Friday, July 18, featuring a mix of the valley’s local musicians including Bob Masters and Joe Hanley.
08 July 2014

The Altitones Set to Play Vail’s Summer FAC on Friday, July 11

The Altitones take the stage at 10,350’ for Vail’s mountaintop FAC (Friday Afternoon Club) at Eagle’s Nest this Friday, July 11 beginning at 5 p.m. 
01 July 2014

Celebrate the Fourth of July with Live Music from Hardscrabble at Vail’s FAC this Friday

Spend this Fourth of July at Vail’s FAC (Friday Afternoon Club) at Eagle’s Nest and enjoy great views, tasty barbeque, cold beverages and live music from Hardscrabble. 
24 June 2014

Summer FAC Returns to Vail with Live Music from Town Cavalry on Friday, June 27

It’s officially summer in the Rockies and this Friday, June 27 at Vail Mountain marks the start of the resort’s signature FAC (Friday Afternoon Club) at Eagle’s Nest with live music from Town Cavalry. 
08 April 2014

The Great Race 2.0, Presented by Red Bull, Brings a New Obstacle Course Event to the Slopes during Spring Back to Vail

VAIL, Colo. – April 8, 2014 – The Great Race 2.0, presented by Red Bull, takes over Golden Peak on Sunday, April 13 during the annual, end-of-season Spring Back to Vail celebration. In addition to free live concerts and the World Pond Skimming Championships that take place during Spring Back to Vail, The Great Race 2.0 will bring fun and friendly competition to the slopes along with a bonus afternoon of free live music from the all-female tribute act, Lez Zeppelin.
24 March 2014

Vail To Host “Gold Rush” Welcome Home Celebration For Olympic Champion Mikaela Shiffrin March 28 at Championships Plaza

VAIL, Colo. – March 21, 2014 – Residents and guests of the Vail Valley will have the unique opportunity to welcome home their newest Olympic champion Friday evening, March 28, as the Vail Valley Foundation, the Town of Vail and Vail Resorts host the “Gold Rush” celebration for Mikaela Shiffrin.  The free event is slated to get underway at 5:00 p.m. at the newly-renamed Championships Plaza in the heart of Vail Village.
18 March 2014

Vail Ski & Snowboard School to Host Kids Rail Jam in Lionshead, Wednesdays through April 16

VAIL, Colo. – Month 18, 2013 – TheVail Ski & Snowboard School will host a kid’s rail jam on Wednesdays through April 16 from 4:30 to 5:15 p.m. in Lionshead next to the Born Free Express Lift (#8). The introductory park and rail clinic is free to kids on skis or snowboards and included instruction from Vail’s ski and snowboard pros. Kids from age three to 15 will learn the fundamentals of how to tackle their first rail slide or receive tips on maneuvering on a rail or other terrain park feature.