The Official Guide to 4th of July in the Vail Valley

From parades to slopeside barbecues, all the must-do Independence Day happenings in the Vail Valley.

06/26/2019 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff

Out + About

The Winter Season's Parties in Photos

A photographic recap of the season's hottest events from the 2018/19 winter season.

06/05/2019 Photography by Holiday Cole

NYE 2018

On New Year's Eve, Party Like It's 1909

Looking for a down-to-earth alternative to ski downs and mountaintop sky shows? Welcome 2019 in a room with a view of the Front Range at Hotel Boulderado's 110-year Anniversary Gala

12/21/2018 By Ted Katauskas


Vail-Beaver Creek Weekend Agenda: December 21-23

Vail Village's ice theater opens to the public—plus, "A Christmas Carol" at the Vilar, Vail Yeti hockey, and plenty of live music to get you through the weekend.

12/17/2018 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff

Party Planner

The Definitive Guide to New Year's Eve in the Vail Valley

From fireworks and foie gras to champagne toasts and balloon drops: the best places to welcome 2019.

12/04/2018 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff


Four Dad-Approved Itineraries for Father's Day

On deck for dad this weekend: a beer and a haircut, steak flights and a tutu 2k race.

06/13/2018 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff


Vail-Beaver Creek Weekend Agenda: Memorial Day Edition

Your guide to Memorial Day weekend in the Vail Valley.

05/22/2018 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff

Eat + Drink

Five Mother's Day Feasts

Looking to spoil Mom this Sunday? We rounded up five of the Vail Valley's most decadent Mother's Day brunches to do just that.

05/09/2018 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff


Five Easter Feasts

Forget April Fool's, these Vail Valley restaurants are serving up some serious eats this Easter Sunday.

03/28/2018 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff


Vail-Beaver Creek Weekend Agenda: December 22-24

Santa sightings, holidays crafts, and Winterfest — oh my! We've packed this weekend's agenda with a sleighful of holiday cheer for the whole family.

12/21/2017 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff


Vail-Beaver Creek Weekend Agenda: December 15-17

From ugly Christmas sweater parties to tree lightings and s'mores, follow our must-do list for a festive pre-holiday weekend.

12/14/2017 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff


The Valley's Ultimate Guide to Thanksgiving

In honor of Thanksgiving (and a four-day weekend), we dished up a family-style serving of this weekend's agenda. So, what's cooking? Everything from turkey day 5k's to a snowmobile movie premier, to a pre-meal ski run on the menu, too.

11/22/2017 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff


The Complete Guide to Halloween in the Vail Valley

From late-night, costumed dance parties to family-friendly trick-or-treating in Vail Village, we've got the valley's most comprehensive guide to all things Halloween at your fingertips.

10/23/2017 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff

Weekly Planner

Vail-Beaver Creek Weekend Agenda: June 17-18, 2017

From Father's Day brunches to craft beer festivals, summertime vibes are first and foremost on this weekend's agenda.

06/13/2017 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff

Weekly Planner

Vail-Beaver Creek Weekend Agenda: Memorial Day Edition

It's a three-day weekend, and we've got everything from BBQ cook-offs to slope-side beer festivals on the agenda.

05/25/2017 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff


Three Festive Events to Get You into the Holiday Spirit

Take some time for yourself with some loved ones to catch three great fun and free events that kick off Christmas in Vail.

12/16/2016 By Tom Winter


Four Feasts for Those Who Don't Want to Cook on Thanksgiving

Locals and visitors who want someone else to do the cooking (and the dishes) have some great choices for a Thanksgiving night out on the town.

11/19/2016 By Tom Winter


4th For The Big Kids: Three choices to avoid most of the crowds for the martini crowd

One special event and two nice places with great views highlight options for over 21s


4th of July

Fireworks, Flowers, Festivals and Fun: How to Celebrate Vail’s 4th Of July in 2017

What to do, what to watch and where to be to get the most out of this year's 4th of July festivities.

06/28/2016 Edited by Kirsten Dobroth


A Family-First Vacation

With the first snowfalls of winter dusting the Rocky Mountains, it's time to start planning a family vacation featuring the best that Vail and Beaver Creek have to offer.

11/01/2015 By Kelly Bastone Photography by Matt Suby