Itineraries & News

The Best Winter Activities for Non-Skiers in the Vail Valley

How to have fun in the Vail Valley during the winter if I do not ski. If your family, friends, or partner are planning a winter ski vacation, but you are a non-skier, you do not have to stay home or spend time in the hotel room by yourself.  The Vail Valley is known for...

Blues Traveler duo added to the VPAC’s Residency series

An Intimate Evening with John Popper and Ben Wilson of Blues Traveler set for Presidents Day weekend John Popper and Ben Wilson of the band Blues Traveler will perform three shows this month at the Vilar Performing Arts Center. The new additions to the schedule are Friday, Feb. 12, Saturday, Feb. 13 and Sunday, Feb....

Recreate Responsibly This Winter

Protect Yourself, Others, and the Outdoors KNOW BEFORE YOU GO Check the status of the place you want to visit. If it is closed, don’t go. If it’s crowded, have a Plan B. PLAN AHEAD Prepare for facilities to be closed, pack lunch and bring essentials like hand sanitizer and a face covering. PRACTICE PHYSICAL...

The Fourteenth Annual Vail Winterfest

Opening Sunday, December 20th until the ice melts… Illuminated Ice Installation – Gore Creek Promenade Community Lantern Exhibition – International Bridge Virtual Lantern Making – www.alpineartscenter.org (Vail, CO) – Art in Public Places is pleased to announce the Fourteenth Annual Vail Winterfest this holiday season. Highlighting community, connection, and unity, an installation of 20 illuminated ice...

Vail Resorts Announces Plans for 2020/21 Ski and Snowboard Season with Comprehensive Focus on Safety

August 27, 2020 – This season, Vail Resorts’ unrivaled commitment to safety takes on more importance than ever amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz today announced the Company’s 2020/21 winter operating plan in a letter to guests, which outlines a comprehensive, out-front approach to operating its 34 North American resorts with the...

The Most Scenic Trails for Adventure Seekers in Vail Valley

Are you searching for inspiration or trying to escape from the city? Do you want to embark on a new adventure? The best and favorite hiking trails for beautiful vistas,  undulating landscapes, and serene sounds of the rivers and streams. Check out these stunning Vail Valley hiking trails. Note: Colorado weather can be unpredictable, so be sure to...

Indoor and Outdoor Activities for Kids

Planning a family trip to the gorgeous Vail Valley? Need ideas for activities to do with kids? The adventures and activities are endless. Here are the top and best kids activities that will keep kids involved with science, art, and nature. Adventure Ridge Adventure Ridge, located at the top of the Gondola One in Vail, is...

Check Out Vail Valley’s Amazing Golf Courses

The Vail Valley is home to some of the finest golf courses in Colorado with designs by such world-renowned names as Jack Nicklaus, Tom Fazio, Greg Norman, and Dave Pelz. If those names aren’t enough, there’s Palmer and Jones, Jr. as well. Golfing in Vail affords visiting and resident golfers with a kaleidoscope of choices...

The Ultimate Beach Getaway in the Mountains

Sometimes choosing between the beach and the mountains for a summer vacation is a tough decision, but there is a way to have both. Picture this…  you wake up in the morning to the serene tranquility of the mountains. The sun rises over the horizon as you ride your bike through stunning scenery. After a long...

Questions & answers about the statewide mandatory mask order

From the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment ABOUT THE EXECUTIVE ORDER What is the statewide mandatory mask order? Executive Order D 2020 138 requires all people in Colorado over ten (10) years old to wear a face-covering over their noses and mouths: When entering or moving within any public indoor space. While using or...