Vail Valley This Week

There’s a reason people flock to the Vail Valley all year long — and why so many of the people who come for a visit choose to stay here for good. That reason, in short, is that the Vail Valley is like a slice of paradise. This is especially true if you’re a nature lover, an outdoor adventurer or an athlete. Visit in the summer to raft or kayak the Eagle River, hike in the Sawatch and/or Gore mountain ranges (which include the White River National Forest, the Eagle’s Nest Wilderness and the Holy Cross Wilderness), fly fish, mountain bike, road bike or run the mountainous trails or pedestrian paths present throughout the Vail Valley. Show up in the winter if you’re excited to bomb down slopes at two of the country’s best ski resorts (Vail and Beaver Creek) or snowshoe or cross-country ski on groomed trails or in the backcountry all winter long. Or just come here any time of the year to enjoy the stellar views. The Vail Valley is nestled in the Colorado Rocky Mountains, and the scenery simply can’t be beat.

If you’re ready to take advantage of all that the Vail Valley has to offer, you’ve come to the right place. Here on, you’ll find all the detailed information you need to enjoy everything offered throughout the Vail Valley. Learn about the most exciting Vail Valley events on a weekly basis. Check out Vail Valley activities that will add a cultural element to your time in the valley and entertain and delight every member of the family. Check out those much-valued snow reports, get up-to-date suggestions for the best daytime activities in the region and learn just how to navigate all the blasted roundabouts. No matter your interests, we’ve got the wheres, whens and costs of everything you might want to do in the Vail Valley — all in one convenient place.

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No introduction to the Vail Valley would be complete without mentioning the stellar dining and shopping options throughout the valley. Vail Valley restaurants promise something to delight every taste and budget, so check out the Daily Specials at area eateries to learn how to save money on tantalizing meals. If you’re looking to extend your dinner into a night on the town, check out our guide to Vail Valley nightlife, including Happy Hours, live music and other exciting events.

If you have a shopping itch that needs to be scratched, then it’s high time you learned about Vail Valley shops. Scope out the latest shopping sales and check out the hundreds of coupons available on our site so you can stretch your dollars further and score deals on products unique to the Vail Valley.

No matter how you’re planning to spend your time in the Vail Valley, will serve as your local guide. When you utilize this site, you can rest assured that you’re getting the best possible insights into how to transform your Vail Valley stay into an unforgettable memory.

Enjoy Vail Valley's Full-Blown Springtime Beauty This Week

Our beautiful Vail Valley morphed from mud season to springtime paradise in a matter of 10 days. Leaves have popped, flowers are out and temperatures are warming. The hillsides are a beautiful bright green right now. Weather predictions this week point to sunshine, thunderstorms, clouds and rain. Temperature highs will hover in the 60s and 70s. Check back here for an up-to-date 10-day outlook. This is perfect weather to get outside and enjoy the weekend. Saturday will be... Read More

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Off season around the Vail Valley means less people and a slower pace. Many restaurants stay open, however,... Read More

Enjoy a Quieter Time Around Vail This Off Sea...

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Closing Weekend Arrives for Vail and Beaver C...

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Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife
Vail Ale House
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 9:00 pm
Vail Ale House, Trivia Night Hosted by Geeks Who Drink
King's Club
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
King's Club, CMJ Jazz Trio
Vail Ale House
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 10:00 pm
Vail Ale House, Open Mic Night Hosted by Steve Corr
King's Club
Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm
King's Club, Live Music with Eric Hjelt
Ein Prosit
Friday, May 25, 2018 - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Ein Prosit, Cold Smoke Cannon
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co.
Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co., Saturday Live music with BBQ Mike and Friends
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events
Vail Recreation District
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 5:30 pm
Vail Recreation District, Vail Whitewater Race Series
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Maker+Stitch, Adult Beginner Knitting
Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Maker+Stitch, Cafe Knit
Top Picks: Great Plates
Root & Flower Wine Bar
Choose from: Beemster XO 26 Month Aged Gouda, cow, Holland Cravanzina, soft mixed milk, Italy Little Boy Blue, sheep, Wisconsin Capretto... More info - Root & Flower Wine Bar
Root & Flower Wine Bar, Cheese
Sunrise Minturn
Scrambled eggs, hash browns, chorizo, cheddar, black bean salsa, pork green chili More info - Sunrise Minturn
Sunrise Minturn, Breakfast Burrito
Ein Prosit
An assortment of German dried meats, cheeses, fig spread, beer mustard, cornichons, & a Bavarian Pretzel $19.00 More info - Ein Prosit
Ein Prosit, Brotzeit Teller
May Palace
The term Mala is a combination of two Chinese characters: "numbing" and "spicy hot", referring to the feeling in the... More info - May Palace
May Palace, Mala
The Westin Riverfront Resort and Spa at Beaver Creek Mountain
The Westin Riverfront Resort and Spa at Beaver Creek Mountain, Grilled Mahi Tacos
Big Bear Bistro
Choose bagel (plain, wheat, everything), croissant, or biscuit. Made with fresh scrambled eggs, cheddar cheese and choice of sausage, bacon... More info - Big Bear Bistro
Big Bear Bistro, Breakfast Sandwiches
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves
With a touch of silk, the rhythmic twist of Staccato creates elegantly defined stitches with vibrant sheen. More info - Maker+Stitch
Maker+Stitch, Shibui Staccato
Hygge Life
Enjoy "The Little Book of Hygge," by Meik Wiking. It's a must read for hygge enthusiasts! More info - Hygge Life
Hygge Life, The Little Book of Hygge
The Linen Kist Avon, Colorado
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The Linen Kist Avon, Colorado, Trilipiderm Skin Care Products
Fast Vape
EagleVail, Edwards
JUUL Pods (also known as JUULpods) are cartridge refills for the JUUL Starter Kit. They slot on easily the the JUUL battery with minimum... More info - Fast Vape
Fast Vape, Juul Pods Multipack
Rocky Mountain Silver & Beads
These custom crowns are one of a kind and made by an artist from Minturn, Colorado. Pricing: Under $200. More info - Rocky Mountain Silver & Beads
Rocky Mountain Silver & Beads, Custom Crowns
Eye Pieces of Vail
Avon, Edwards, Vail
Hip new eye pieces from Krewe Eyewear out of New Orleans Louisiana, featured in Vogue magazine and a favorite among Hollywood celebs. All... More info - Eye Pieces of Vail
Eye Pieces of Vail, KREWE Eyewear