28 August 2012

Vail Resorts’ Epic Pass Remains the Best Season Pass in the Industry for the 2012-13 Winter Season

BROOMFIELD, Colo.–Aug. 28, 2012–As Labor Day weekend nears, now is the time to lock in the most savings on Vail Resorts season passes for the 2012-13 season. The Epic Pass remains unmatched in value, price and experience with unlimited, unrestricted skiing and riding at eight world-class mountain resorts. Vail Resorts’ entire season pass line-up offers something for every type of skier and snowboarder, including four different season pass options in Colorado ranging in price from $419 to $659. These pass prices are only guaranteed through September 3, 2012.   
24 August 2012

Vail Mountain Receives Approval for Adventure Ridge Upgrades

VAIL, Colo. – August 24, 2012 – Vail Mountain, the largest ski resortin the United States, announced that it has received U.S. Forest Service approval on a proposal to enhance activities and offerings at Adventure Ridge.
23 August 2012

Last Chance to Enter to Win Vail’s 50th Anniversary Poster Design Contest

VAIL, Colo. – Aug. 23, 2012 – There’s still time to become a part of history and submit an original poster design to help commemorate Vail’s 50th anniversary.
22 August 2012

High-Energy Funk takes over Vail’s Friday Afternoon Club with the Last Riot Aug. 24

VAIL, Colo. – Aug. 22, 2012 – Denver-based funk band, The Last Riot, graces the stage at Vail’s original mountaintop Friday Afternoon Club (FAC) this Friday, Aug. 24 from 5-9 p.m. at Eagle’s Nest. The eight piece funk group is known for their high-energy, hip-shaking live performances and is guaranteed to keep the crowd dancing all night long. At this week’s event guests will also have the opportunity to enter a raffle for the chance to win a Specialized mountain bike.
15 August 2012

Hardscrabble Set to Play at Vail’s Friday Afternoon Club Aug. 17

VAIL, Colo. – Aug. 15, 2012 – Eagle, Colo.-based band, Hardscrabble, returns to Vail’s original mountaintop Friday Afternoon Club (FAC) for their second appearance this Friday, Aug. 17 from 5-9 p.m. at Eagle’s Nest. All ages can enjoy their unique blend of traditional bluegrass along with colorful renditions of crowd favorites, ranging from covers of the Grateful Dead to Snoop Dogg.
08 August 2012

Vail’s Friday Afternoon Club Gets Funky with the Filthy Children Aug. 10

VAIL, Colo. – Aug. 8, 2012 – Funk, jazz, and rock septet, Filthy Children,will have the crowd on their feet at Vail’s original mountaintop Friday Afternoon Club (FAC) this Friday, Aug. 10 from 5-9 p.m. at Eagle’s Nest. The Denver-based band is known to deliver an action-packed live performance of fresh, original, mind moving music and has played gigs at some of the most respected venues and festivals across Colorado.
01 August 2012

Vail’s Friday Afternoon Club Features KHZ & Friends Aug. 3

VAIL, Colo. – Aug. 1, 2012 – KHZ & Friendsreturn to Vail’s original mountaintop Friday Afternoon Club (FAC) this Friday, Aug. 3 from 5-9 p.m. at Eagle’s Nest. Head up the mountain and enjoy original, live tunes from local singer-songwriter Kevin Heinz and his band.
25 July 2012

Vail’s Friday Afternoon Club Welcomes Back Mad Dog July 27

VAIL, Colo. – July 25, 2012 – Vail’s original mountaintop Friday Afternoon Club (FAC) welcomes Mad Dog back to the stage for their second FAC performance of the summer this Friday, July 27 from 5-9 p.m. at Eagle’s Nest. If you missed them the first time around, now’s the time to catch the Americana trio back in action for the ultimate vintage American rock-n-roll experience.
25 July 2012

Helicopter Flies in Concrete for the Construction of Vail's New Gondola

VAIL, Colo. – July 25, 2012 – Progress on the installation of Vail Mountain’s new, state-of-the-art gondola continued today as a Bell 205 helicopter flew in concrete in preparation for setting the foundation of the future gondola’s towers.