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.

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February Ski Conditions in Vail and Beaver Creek Are Really Looking Up for President's Day Weekend

Vail and Beaver Creek reported 4 and 5 fresh inches of snow respectively on Tuesday morning, February 13, after a weekend of falling fresh stuff. At the time of this writing, more snow is predicted for Thursday, February 15, then again early next week. It's President's Day Weekend, so visitors to the Vail Valley are truly blessed. We are seeing the best skiing of the year, so far. Colorado's high country seems to be getting back on track with regular snowfall. We can all... Read More

Vail and Beaver Creek Enjoy Big Snowfall This...

At the time of this writing, the Vail Valley was blanketed in a rich snowfall that's certainly the best of... Read More

February Arrives in Vail Valley with More Sno...

January has really flown by and now this weekend marks the start of a new month. Fingers crossed that... Read More

Powder Day Transforms Vail Valley into Winter...

Last weekend gifted us the best ski conditions of the season, so far, and Weather.com says more snow is on... Read More

More Terrain Opens After Last Week's Sno...

Colorado's Vail Valley finally saw an increase in snowfall last week, and more is on the way, according to... Read More

Storm Watch Could Mean Big Snow Finally for V...

At the time of this writing, a winter storm watch was placed on Vail, calling for 8 to 16 inches before the... Read More
Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife
Loaded Joe's
Avon, Vail
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 8:30 pm
Loaded Joe's, Loaded Joe's Trivia Night - Avon
Vail Ale House
Vail
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 9:00 pm
Vail Ale House, Trivia Night Hosted by Geeks Who Drink
Alpine Arts Center
Edwards
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Alpine Arts Center, Cocktails and Canvas
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co.
Gypsum, Vail
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co., Whiskey Wednesdays with BBQ Mike and Friends
Loaded Joe's
Avon, Vail
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 9:00 pm
Loaded Joe's, Loaded Joe's Game Night - Avon
Vail Ale House
Vail
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 10:00 pm
Vail Ale House, Open Mic Night Hosted by Steve Corr
Alpine Arts Center
Edwards
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Alpine Arts Center, Cocktails and Canvas
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co.
Gypsum, Vail
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co., Saturday Live music with BBQ Mike and Friends
Loaded Joe's
Avon, Vail
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 8:30 pm
Loaded Joe's, Loaded Joe's Trivia Night - Avon
Vail Ale House
Vail
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 9:00 pm
Vail Ale House, Trivia Night Hosted by Geeks Who Drink
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events
The Red Lion
Vail
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
The Red Lion, Apres with Dave Tucker
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co.
Gypsum, Vail
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co., Whiskey Wednesdays with BBQ Mike and Friends
The Red Lion
Vail
Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
The Red Lion, Apres with Dave Tucker
Harvest
EDWARDS
Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Harvest, Live Music at Harvest
The Red Lion
Vail
Friday, February 23, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
The Red Lion, Apres with Dave Tucker
The Red Lion
Vail
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
The Red Lion, Apres with Dave Tucker
Top Picks: Great Plates
Sushi Oka & Hibachi
Vail
Green tea, strawberry, mango, or red bean. Rice flour dough with ice cream filling. More info - Sushi Oka & Hibachi
Sushi Oka & Hibachi, Mochi Ice Cream (4)
Hovey & Harrison
Edwards
chipotle mayo pickles, squishy bun More info - Hovey & Harrison
Hovey & Harrison, FRIED CHIX SANDO
Terra Bistro
Vail
Dashi, king trumpet mushrooms, toasted sesame oil, green onions. More info - Terra Bistro
Terra Bistro, Porcini Crusted Scallops
Hovey & Harrison
Edwards
herbed cream cheese + smoked salmon + hearts of celery + preserved lemon + fried capers More info - Hovey & Harrison
Hovey & Harrison, PETUNIA
Big Bear Bistro
Vail
Roasted turkey, bacon, swiss cheese, avocado, buttermilk ranch. More info - Big Bear Bistro
Big Bear Bistro, Briggs
Sticky Fingers Cafe & Bakery
Minturn
Egg, cheese and thick bacon, ham, on plain, everything, whole wheat or gluten free bagel. More info - Sticky Fingers Cafe & Bakery
Sticky Fingers Cafe & Bakery, Bagel Sandwich
Blue Moose Pizza
Beaver Creek, Vail
By the Slice or by the Pie. Pricing varies. More info - Blue Moose Pizza
Blue Moose Pizza, Blue Moose Premium Pies
The Remedy Bar
Vail
The Remedy Bar serves wings with celery, carrots and blue cheese dressing. Sauce choices include buffalo, Charleston truffle, kalbi bbq,... More info - The Remedy Bar
The Remedy Bar, Wings
Etown kitchen + bar
Edwards
Jalapeno cabbage and corn slaw, roasted mango habanero salsa and chipotle aioli white corn tortillas. Choice of french fries, tater tots,... More info - Etown kitchen + bar
Etown kitchen + bar, Mahi Fish Tacos
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves
Hygge Life
Avon
Lightweight, absorbent and machine washable. Use as a bath, pool or beach towel, or as a scarf. More info - Hygge Life
Hygge Life, Turkish Towel - Rustic Weave
Pano
Vail
Inquire about pricing. Spiritual Gangster brand. More info - Pano
Pano, Love Top
A Secret Garden
Vail
Temperatures are dropping! Now is the time to purchase one of our Fabulous Furs. Inquire about pricing at the shop. More info - A Secret Garden
A Secret Garden, Fabulous Furs
Fast Vape
EagleVail, Edwards
Modeled after a drop, the Suorin Drop Kit is about as compact as they come. Although it features an extremely slim design the device still... More info - Fast Vape
Fast Vape, Suorin Drop
Pano
Vail
Inquire at the shop for pricing. More info - Pano
Pano, Shop this look
Hovey & Harrison
Edwards
Dram Posy Tea with wild and organic flower blossoms including rose, calendula, chamomile, lavender, nettles and hibiscus. A lovely herbal... More info - Hovey & Harrison
Hovey & Harrison, Dram Teas
Portofino Jewelry and Beads
Avon
Inquire at shop for pricing. More info - Portofino Jewelry and Beads
Portofino Jewelry and Beads, Diamond Stud Earrings
Vail Valley Jet Center
Gypsum
Arabian Stallion in France. The frame is crafted locally from reclaimed barn wood. More info - Vail Valley Jet Center
Vail Valley Jet Center, Krystal I
Synergy Center for Wellness
Avon
Synergy Center for Wellness, Synergy V-Neck