Spring Event Enthusiast

Spring in the Mountains

Spring into a season of fun with events on the mountain to wrap up the ski season, and events in each town to kick off the summer.

LOCAL FAVORITES

Blues, Brews & BBQ
The annual Blues, Brews & BBQ event in Beaver Creek provides a great family-friendly atmosphere. While the brews & BBQ require tickets to taste, the blues band is free to listen to. This is a great place to soak up the spring sun and people watch as you chow down on homestyle cookin’.

Eagle Outside Festival
Join us in Eagle for the unofficial kickoff to summer at the Eagle Outside Festival and Bonfire Block Party.  These two events collide to fill the town with music, bikes, river sports, fishing, food and beer. Head to Eagle Ranch to demo the newest and greatest gear from some of the best bike companies in the industry.  Test the bikes and gear out on the trails and prepare yourself for the long Eagle riding season. For more information on the Bike events, demos and activities, visit www.eagleoutside.com.

Bonfire Blockparty
Ride into the afternoon and party into the night… the Bonfire Blockparty transforms downtown Eagle into a concert and party with 2 nights of live music.  The lineup, schedule and more can be found at www.bonfireblockparty.com!

GoPro Mountain Games
GoPro Mountain Games are the countries largest celebration of adventure sports, art and music. Pro and amateur athletes compete for fun and glory during this welcome-to-summer festival. From running to climbing, biking to dogs jumping from docks, there isn’t one minute of downtime. Jam pack your weekend with your favorite events, SWAG from outdoor industry partners, nightly concerts, and more. And the best part? It’s all 100% FREE.

ON THE MOUNTAIN

Vail Closing Day
A one-day, closing day event that is sure to create a positive, long-lasting memorable experience for our guests. Enjoy a jam-packed day of action!

Spring Back to Vail
And don’t miss Spring Back to Vail – typically closing week of Vail Mountain – which brings nightly musical acts to Vail Village, a variety of spring-themed on-mountain activities and the World Pond Skimming Championships in Golden Peak.

FOR THE FOODIE

Taste of Vail
The Taste of Vail, in April, showcases more than 30 of Vail’s finest chefs and restaurateurs alongside the owners and winemakers from nearly 50 of the countries’ top wineries. Click here for more information.

Upcoming Events

Restaurants & Bars

In the Vail Valley, eating isn't merely sustenance - it's an important part of the lifestyle. From fine dining hotspots to casual comforts, it's not hard to find great food. Colorado is known for their locals breweries, distilleries and even wineries. Come sample a taste of Colorado and even international spirit favorites.

Activity Providers

Sure, Vail is world-renowned for its skiing and snowboarding, but the Vail Valley offers plenty beyond vast bowls of bluebird powder days and grippin' groomers. Whether you prefer your adventure water-drenched, iced, air-borne, cliff-side, cycled, motorized or snowy out mountain recreation covers it- and much, much more.

Vail Valley Events

Ski terrain and wonderful snow put the Vail Valley on the map, but it's more than just a ski resort. The calendar is packed with events that are a big part of the Vail Valley's culture. From outdoor concerts at the Ford Amphitheater to bull riding at the rodeo, it's easy to stay busy.

Visitor Information from the Locals

Public health order requiring indoor mask usage for general public to expire Jan. 17; mask requirement for schools k-8 to expire Jan. 21

January 14, 2022 -  The Eagle County Board of Health (BOH) convened for a special meeting on Thurs., Jan. 13. The Board voted unanimously to allow the standing public health order requiring face coverings in public indoor settings to expire at end of day on Jan. 17, 2022 and will be extended in schools for pre-k through 8th grade until Jan. 21. The modified public health order will be posted online. Public health officials emphasized the...
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Eagle County Airport Visitor Guide

Eagle County Regional Airport (EGE) is quickly becoming the gateway of choice for visitors coming to the Vail Valley. It’s close to Vail and all the other major Rocky Mountain resort towns, and carriers are expanding their service routes to include Eagle Airport. Before flying into Eagle, it’s important to plan your onward journey from the airport and make arrangements on how to get back for your return flight. This visitor guide to...
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Board of Health reinstates countywide mask mandate indoors regardless of vaccination status in response to COVID-19 spike

A business toolkit is also available online. December 22, 2021- The Eagle County Board of Health (BOH) convened for an emergency session on Wed., Dec. 22, and reinstated a countywide mask mandate indoors regardless of vaccination status. A public health order to that effect becomes active at noon on Dec. 22 and applies to all public indoor spaces, such as public facilities, businesses, and other common spaces. It is set to expire on Jan. 17,...
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