Professional road cycling is returning to Vail on August 16 & 17, 2018, with men’s and women’s races as part of the Colorado Classic. There will be a circuit race throughout the town of Vail on the 16th and a time trial up Vail Pass on the 17th. Vail International is the place to stay for cycling fans, with our central location between Vail Village and Lionshead. Our 2BR/2BA condos start at $183 per night and we have an outdoor pool and hot tub with views of Vail Mountain. Park your car for free and ride your bike to get a great vantage point to watch the events.
Call us at 800-622-3477 or book on our website to secure your condo lodging for this exciting cycling event in Vail.
On the weekend of June 22 – 24, approximately 80 artists from 22 states will have exhibits of their creations in Lionshead. Go to the Vail Arts Festival website for more information.
Stay in 2BR/2BA condos at Vail International for $198 per night (2 night min) and walk to the show in Lionshead.
Featuring beers from about 50 breweries, the 2nd annual Vail Craft Beer Classic will take place June 15 – 17, 2018. In addition to food and beer pairings, there will also be outdoor activities and educational seminars. Go to the Vail Craft Beer Classic website for more information.
Stay in 2BR/2BA condos at Vail International from $198 per night with a 2 night minimum. Walk to the events and park your car for free at Vail International.
An open air tasting event in Vail Village features food from some of Vail’s top restaurants in a pay as you go format. Enjoy beer, wine and spirits along with the ambiance of Vail Village. Sept 1 – 4, 2018 over Labor Day Weekend. Go to the Gourmet on Gore website for more information.
See four bluegrass shows on Wednesday evenings under the tent outside of the Arabelle in Lionshead.
June 27 Blue Whyless
July 4 Horseshoes and Hand Grendaes
July 11 Tyler Childers
July 18 Everyone Orchestra
For more information, www.vaildbluegrass.com
An early season party with live concerts and vendors comes to Vail, Dec 9 – 11, 2016 for Snow Daze. The Solaris Plaza is a 10 minute walk from the Vail International condos or you can take the free in town shuttle.
Friday, December 9
Main Act: Michael Franti Trio
Solaris Plaza 5:30 pm
Saturday, December 10
Main ActL Lettuce
Solaris Plaza 5:30 pm
Vendor Expo Village
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Base of Gondola One in Vail Village
Over 130 tents go up each Sunday morning in the summer, featuring a large variety fresh food and art at the Vail Farmers’ Market and Art Show. There’s also music each week. Take a walk through the event in Vail Village with the mountains in the background.
Sundays June 17 – Sept 30, 2018
On Meadow Drive in Vail Village from 10 am – 3:30 pm
Tuesday nights in the summer in July and August, the Ford Amphitheater is the place to be for free outdoor concerts, featuring a variety of live and energetic music acts. Sit on the lawn with a picnic or grab a seat up close to the action in the amphitheater. Gates open at 5:30 pm and shows start at 6:30 pm. Click here for a complete list of the performers. The series is sponsored by the Crazy Mountain Brewery.
Vail America Days is Vail’s annual 4th of July celebration. The main event is a parade with more than 60 floats and goes through Vail Village and Lionshead. The parade, which starts at 10 am, usually attracts a crowd of over 10,000 people. Enjoy fireworks in the evening.
The Kick It 3v3 Soccer Summer Championships will be held at the Ford Fields, July 27 – 29, 2018, with more than 300 teams expected to participate. Click to view the Kick It website.
Vail International has 2BR/2BA condos available for participants and their families from $231 per night + 9.8% tax and a one time housekeeping fee of $48. Walk from the property to Vail Village or take the free in town shuttle. Parking and WiFi are free too. Relax by the outdoor pool and hot tub with views of Vail Mountain. Enter your dates in the Availability Search box on the right or call us at 970-476-5200.
The Vail Rec Districts sponsors a series of running races each summer. The dates are May 19 – Sept 15, 2018, with a total of 7 different races on cross country courses in and around Vail. Events will be held on May 19, June 23, July 7 & 21, August 4 & 25 and Sept 15. Go to the Vail Rec District’s website for more details.
On mountain summer fun for the whole family at Vail. Activities include ropes courses, ziplines, an alpine coaster, bungee trampoline, tubing and more. Epic Discovery is located at the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola in Lionshead. Click on the Epic Discovery website for full details.
Annual Summer Event – The Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival runs for six weeks from June 21 to early August 6, 2018. This amazing music festival boasts three world-class symphony orchestras – New York Philharmonic, Philadelphia Orchestra, and the Dallas Symphony Orchestras – and presents a dynamic schedule of orchestral, chamber jazz, and pops music at the Vail Mountain School, Vilar Performing Arts Center and the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater with breathtaking view of the Rocky Mountains. Visit Bravo’s website for complete details of programs and tickets.
Held at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater in Vail and Vilar Performing Arts Center in Beaver Creek, the Vail International Dance Festival features incredible ballet and modern dance performances by renowned companies, as well as community events in streets and villages throughout Vail Valley. The dates of the event are July 28 – August 11, 2018. Visit their website for more details.
Celebrate beer, music and autumn at Oktoberfest in Vail. This is a two weekend event; Lionshead September 7 – 9 and Vail Village Sept 14 – 16, 2018. There is live entertainment, dancing and beer, as well as Bratwurst Eating Contests and Keg Bowling. Click here for more details on Oktoberfest in Vail.