Vail Golf Club
700 South Frontage Ropa
970.479.2260 - 888.709.3939
The Vail Golf Club is nestled at the base of the Gore Mountain Range and presents golfers with a unique 18-hole, par 71 experience at 8,200 feet elevation. The golf club is open to the public and offers a full service golf shop, group and corporate outings, professional instruction, launch monitor, driving range, practice area, club storage, golf swing analysis, club rentals, demo days and an on-site restaurant, Happy Valley Grill.
Vail Spa 710 West Lionshead Circle; Vail, CO 81657; 970-476-0882; 800-658-8205 Spacious, deluxe 2-4 bedroom and penthouse condominiums with a kitchen, living and dining area, washer and dryer, cable TV, and private phone line. Enjoy the spa, indoor and outdoor pools and jacuzzis and exercise room.
Christiania Lodge 356 Hanson Ranch Road; Vail, CO 81657 970-476-5641 800-530-3999 Lounge, balconies, queen & king beds, package plans, cable TV, sauna, outdoor pool, golf nearby, parking, heart of Vail Village.
Antlers At Vail 800.258.8615 A+ location, just 150 yards from gondola. Wonderful Pool and Sundeck overlooking Gore Creek and the bike path. Studios up to Four Bedrooms
Simba Run 1100 North Frontage Road; Vail 970-476-0344; 800-746-2278 2 bedroom condominiums with washer/dryer and fireplaces in every unit, indoor pool, hot tubs, fitness room, steam and sauna rooms, indoor parking, complimentary shuttle service. Monthly as well as nightly rentals available.. |
Though the snow in Vail has melted by early May, the adventure doesn't end when warm weather abounds. Vail offers summer fun for the whole family, including concerts, outdoor activities, fine dining, shopping and much much more!
1) Vail Village is modeled after a traditional Bavarian Village. With this European design, the majority of Vail Village is designed specifically for pedestrians, not cars.
2) Vail is currently undergoing a Billion Dollar Renewal, a part of Vail's New Dawn. This project will add new lodging, dining, shopping and activities to the #1 resort in North America.
Summer temperatures average in the 70s to 80s F (20s C) during the day, and can drop into the 40s F (10s C) in the evenings.
The Vail Valley has very low humidity and is very dry. The sun shines approximately 320 days a year. The weather can change quickly in the mountains. Always be prepared for wind, sun and rain.
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Discover the beauty, value and convenience of Eagle Vail Golf Club, just minutes from Vail and Beaver Creek resorts. This majestic 18-hole, par 71 public course is the perfect combination of gentle river course and challenging mountain course, giving players of all abilities an exhilarating golf experience. Easily reached from I-70, Eagle Vail also offers a community swimming pool, restaurant, golf shop with rentals, driving range, and Willow Creek, the only public par 3 golf course in the Vail Valley.
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970.479.2260 - 888.709.3939
The Vail Golf Club is nestled at the base of the Gore Mountain Range and presents golfers with a unique 18-hole, par 71 experience at 8,200 feet elevation. The golf club is open to the public and offers a full service golf shop, group and corporate outings, professional instruction, launch monitor, driving range, practice area, club storage, golf swing analysis, club rentals, demo days and an on-site restaurant, Happy Valley Grill. A must play among locals and guests alike, golfers of all skill levels will enjoy watching their golf balls fly an average of 10 percent farther in this high-alpine environment
Experience the wonder of lighter-than-air flight in a majestic mountain setting. The views are spectacular; it is common to see wildlife and includes our legendary traditional post-flight champagne celebration.
Scenic Gondola and Chair Lift Rides • Enjoy panoramic views of Vail Mountain from an entirely different perspective-in the summer! The Eagle Bahn gondola and Vista Bahn chairlift are open at periods throughout the summer. You can even bring your bike up and ride down one of the many summer mountain biking trails.
Adventure Ridge • Ride the gondola to the top of the mountain and play laser tag or lawn sports such as horseshoes and disc golf. Bounce on a bungee trampoline or take a guided nature hike. Also enjoy lunch on Talon's Deck.
Betty Ford Alpine Gardens • Enjoy the scenic splendor of the world's highest botanical garden, named after former First Lady Betty Ford. Boasting a spectacular collection of high-elevation and indigenous plants, the gardens are a must-see for Vail visitors.
Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater • Truly the hub of Vail's artistic and cultural scene. The beauty of the open-air venue brings crowds from all over to enjoy performances from all types of entertainers. The Amphitheater hosts performances during the Vail International Dance Festival, the Bud Light Hot Summer Nights Concert Series, and the Bravo! Music Festival.
Vail Golf Course • This beautiful course is open to the public and offers great rates throughout the summer season. In addition, the 13 other golf courses in the Vail Valley offer avid players the opportunity to play on courses designed by Greg Norman, Tom Fazio, Arnold Palmer, and Jack Nicklaus.
Outdoor Activities • Vail is the epicenter for outdoor activities in the Rocky Mountains. Visitors of all ages and skill levelscan experience backcountry beauty by hiking, biking, kayaking, fishing, or whitewater rafting.
Shopping and Dining • Though nestled deep in the mountains, Vail's shopping and dining rivals that of even the most cosmopolitan locations. With something for every palate and price range, don't leave Vail without tasting something wonderful or trying on something you love.
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Vail Valor Half-Marathon, May 27, 2013 Make your Monday count! Inaugural Memorial Day running race: Valor Half-Marathon Run and Valor 5-Mile Run/Walk, plus 1-Mile Family Run. Spring temps & stunning Gore Range views. Post-race brunch at Manor Vail Lodge and Valor Finisher medal to all runners.
Dobson Arena Opens for the Summer,June 4, 2013
2013 GoPro Mountain Games, June 6-9, Vail, $100,000 in prize money in the line
Gondola One Open, June 7-9, 14-16, June 20-September 2, Enjoy a scenic ride on Gondola One. Bikes will be allowed up the gondola until 4 p.m.
Vail Rocks, June 14 - 16, 2013, Join musicians, cancer survivors and hundreds of supporters for a musically charged hike up Vail Mountain. Enjoy acoustic musical performances and extraordinary views throughout the hike with special performances by our founder and 2-time Leukemia survivor Mike Peters of The Alarm and Big Country with Brett Dennen, Cy Curnin of the Fixx, School of Rock and many more to be announced!!!!
King of the Mountain Volleyball Tournament, June 14 - 16, 2013, Vail Athletic Fields & Ford Park, Colorado's Oldest Beach Doubles Volleyball Tournament
Lionshead Family Saturday Afternoon Club, June 15 - August 10, 2013
Vail Farmers' Market & Art Festival, June 16, - September 22, 2013, Market & Art Festival June 16, 2013 - September 22, 2013
Warrior Vail Lacrosse Tournament, June 17-20, 2013, U11, U13, U15, and U17 Boys & Girl Divisions - The Warrior Vail Colorado Lacrosse is the only youth tournament in Vail, CO. Over the years, the tournament has grown to include Under -11, Under-13, Under-15 and Under-17 divisions, totaling on average 64 teams from across the nation; and in 2010 it expanded to include a girls tournament which is growing in popularity. Teams travel from all over the US and Canada to compete in this elite tournament and enjoy the amenities of Vail, Colorado.
US Youth Fly Fishing National Championships, June 20 - 22, 2013, Competitors for the 2013 US Youth National Fly Fishing Championships range from 14 to 18 years of age and represent such states as Colorado, Pennsylvania, California, Texas and more.
Eagle Bahn Gondola Open, June 20 - August 31, 2013, Scenic rides and bike hauls will be offered and mountain bike trails will open as conditions permit. Adventure Ridge atop the Eagle Bahn Gondola will offer summer activities and on-mountain dining beginning June 20 through the summer season. Bikes will be allowed up the gondola until 6 p.m
La Sportiva Trail Running Series - Summer Solstice Trail Run, June 22, 2013
Jazz @ The Market - 19th Annual Vail Jazz Festival, Sundays, June 23 - August 25, 2013, Vail Farmers' Market on the Solaris Lawn
Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival, June 27, 2013 - August 1, 2013, Dallas Symphony Orchestra - Vail Jazz Festival & Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival, June 28 - July 1, 2013, Gerald R Ford Amphitheater - Vail
Vail Arts Festival, June 28 - 30, 2013, The Vail Arts Festival, renowned for its quality and variety of premier works of art, will celebrate its 29th year in 2013.
Vail Lacrosse Shootout, June 29, 2013 - July 7, 2013
19th Annual Vail Jazz Festival - Jazz @ Vail Square, July 4 - August 29, 2013, Lionshead, Vail
July 4 - Red,White and The Blues with SaRon Crenshaw and Curtis Stigers
July 11 - Wil Campa y Su Gran Union
July 18 - TBA
July 23 - Frank Vignola & Vinny Raniolo
August 1 - John Pizzarelli Quartet
August 8 - Tommy Igoe Sextet
August 15 - TBA
August 22 - Lavay Smith and Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers
August 29 - Clayton Brothers Sextet and Vail Jazz All-Stars
La Sportiva Trail Running Series - 36th Annual La Sportiva Vail Hill Climb, July 6, 2013
MOMIX: Botanica, Vilar Performing Arts Center, Vail, July 11, 2013, "Botanica" reveals nature's changing imagery in MOMIX's signature illusionary style. A fantasy world of surreal images and childlike wonder is brought to life by a cast of dancer-illusionists and set to an eclectic score that ranges from birdsong to Vivaldi. Using athletic dance, large-scale puppets, projected imagery and larger-than-life props, choreographer Moses Pendleton evokes a vivid landscape The New York Times calls "Eye-popping and mindboggling… everything looks magical."
LG Tri 2013: Splash Grind Sprint - A Benefit for VVCF, July 13, 2013, Eagle
Vail Soccer Invitational, July 19-21, 2013
La Sportiva Trail Running Series - Vail Half Marathon, July 21, 2013
Kenny Loggins, July 20, Vilar Performing Arts Center
Kick-It 3v3 Soccer Tournament, July 26 - 28, 2013, Kick It is celebrating 23 years of being the original and largest national 3v3 grassroots soccer tournament tour in the U.S., providing over 5,000,000 kids and families with a fun, safe and healthy sports experience.
Vail's National Dance Day Dance-a-Thon, July 27 - Join internet sensation Matt Harding from the hit YouTube series "Where the Hell is Matt?" plus 2013 Vail International Dance Festival artists for a fun-filled dance-a-thon extravaganza at Solaris Plaza. Similar to a walk-a-thon, participants raise money by dancing.
Vail International Dance Festival 2013, July 28-Aug 9, 2013, Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, A star-studded evening featuring a variety of Festival artists: Lil Buck, Robert Fairchild & Tiler Peck (New York City Ballet), Keigwin+Company, Jonathan Royse Windham, and Tango stars Gabriel Missé & Analia Centurión. Plus, Pacific Northwest Ballet will perform George Balanchine's Serenade* with a full orchestra
- Pacific Northwest Ballet, July 29, 2013
- Balanchie in Black and White, July 30, 2013
- UpClose: Footwork 25th Anniversary Benefit Performance, July 31, 2013
- International Evenings of Dance II, August 2-3, 2013
- Now: Premiers Hosted By Damian Woetzel, August 5, 2013
- Dance For $20.13, August 6, 2013
- Paul Taylor Dance Company, August 8, 2013
- Ballroom Spectacular, August 9, 2013
- Cance TV, Saturday, August 10, 2013
Montgomery Gentry, August 1, Vilar Performing Arts Center
La Sportiva Trail Running Series - Berry Picker Trail Run, August 4, 2013
KEEN Vail Kid's Adventure Race, August 8 - 11, 2013, The 4th annual KEEN Vail Kids Adventure Race will offer kids, ages six through 14, the opportunity to experience the thrill of adventure racing through Vail and the surrounding wilderness
Labor Day Weekend Vail Jazz Party, August 30 - September 1, 2013, The Jazz Tent at Vail Square, Marriott's Grand Ballroom, Vail Square - In The Heart of Lionshead
Gourmet on Gore, August 30 - September 2, 2013, An open-air gourmetfood and wine festival, Gourmet on Gore takes place along Vail's Gore Creek Drive and Bridge Street showcasing the Vail Valley's premier restaurants as well as wine, beer and spirits from around the world.
Vail Valor Marathon/Half-Mar/5k, September 02, 2013, The Victory Marathon, Victory Half Marathon, and Victory 5-Mile Run/Walk are on road events: 13.1 miles along residential streets and Vail Bike Path.
The Fourth Annual Vail Automotive Classic and Wheels & Wings Show, September 6-8, 2013, Vail Village, Vail Valley Jet Center
Vail Oktoberfest in Lionshead, September 6 - 9, 2013, Oktoberfest 2013 will see the return of many crowd favorites like bratwurst eating contests, keg bowling contests and the Oktoberfest Fun Run.
America Cup International Fly Fishing Tournament, Tournament September 10 - 15, 2013, The America Cup International Fly Fishing Tournament is a catch and release, fly-fishing tournament with International, U.S., Men's, Women's, Youth and Adaptive anglers competing on the best trout waters in Colorado.
Living at Your Peak, September 19-21, 2-13, Various locations in Vail
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Docent-Led Tour of Betty Ford Alpine Gardens, Public tours are offerered Monday, Thursday and Saturday from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day at 10:30am. Tickets available at the Schoolhouse Giftshop. $5
Adult Full Day Nature Hike, Vail Nature Center, Every Tuesday and Thursday throughout the summer naturalist guides from the Nature Center lead participants on all-day hikes throughout the Holy Cross and Eagles Nest Wilderness. Hikes are at a pace that allows participants to enjoy the flora and fauna along the trail. Participants should be in healthy condition and accustomed to the altitude. Cost is $50, or $45 for Vail Recreation District residents. Reservations are required.
Wildflower Walk, Vail Nature Center, Every week on Monday and Wednesday until August 14,2013, Join Nature Center staff on a leisurely one hour walk through the woods and meadows and learn about the flowers that carpet the mountains and the conditions they need to thrive. Costs are $5 or $3 for Vail Real; Estate Tax Payers/free for ages 12 & under. No reservations required.
10th Mountain Division Veteran Fireside Chat, June 14 - Nov. 2, 2013, Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum
Vail Farmer's Market, Sundays Through Sept. 22, 2013, Beavers are one of the animals that define the Rocky Mountains and Vail is lucky to have a healthy beaver population right in town. The evening begins at the Nature Center with a brief presentation about beavers, followed by a drive to a beaver pond where there is an active lodge. Bring warm clothes and a flashlight. Costs are $6 per child, $12 per adult or $35 for a family of five. Reservations are required.
Creekside Nature Tours, From Vail Farmers' Market, June 16 - September 1, 2013, Join the Nature Center for a casual stroll along Vail's streamside paths. Tours depart from the Vail Nature Center Booth at Solaris at the Vail Farmers' Market Sundays throughout the summer. No reservations required.
Evening Beaver Pond Tour, Vail Nature Center, June 17-August 29, 2013
Stories in the Sky Stargazing, Vail Nature Center, June 18 - July 30, 2013 - From endless constellations, cascading shooting stars and full moons almost as bright as the sun, these are the realities in the mountains of Vail that should be experienced by all. Costs are $6 per child, $12 per adult or $35 for a family of five. Reservations are required.
Bud Light Hot Summer Nights Free Concert Series, Tuesdays, June 18 - August 27, 2013 Ford Amphitheater (See Concert Calendar)
S'Mores & More Family Campfire, Vail Nature Center, June 21 - August 30, 2013, A warm campfire, exciting stories of woodland adventures and the sweet smell of burning marshmallows fill this family program at the Vail Nature Center. Costs are $6 per child, $12 per adult or $35 for a family of five. Reservations are required. 970-479-2291 or www.vailrec.com
Jazz @ Vail Square, Thursdays, July 4 - August 29, 2013, Lionshead
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