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 VailValleyThisWeek.com, 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.

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No matter how you’re planning to spend your time in the Vail Valley, VailValleyThisWeek.com 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.

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Top Picks
Top Picks: Nightlife
Lancelot Restaurant
Vail
Monday, June 26, 2017 -
4:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Lancelot Restaurant, Jazzy Mondays with Brent Gordon on Saxaphone
Loaded Joe's
Avon, Vail
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 9:00 pm
Loaded Joe's , Loaded Joe's Jukebox Night - Avon
Vail Ale House
Vail
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 10:00 pm
Vail Ale House, Open Mic Night Hosted by Steve Corr
Loaded Joe's
Avon, Vail
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 8:30 pm
Loaded Joe's , Loaded Joe's Trivia Night - Avon
Vail Ale House
Vail
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 9:00 pm
Vail Ale House, Trivia Night Hosted by Geeks Who Drink
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co.
Gypsum, Vail
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 -
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co., Live Music with Mike BBQ and Friends
Loaded Joe's
Avon, Vail
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 9:00 pm
Loaded Joe's , Loaded Joe's Game Night - Avon
Vail Ale House
Vail
Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 10:00 pm
Vail Ale House, Schlep'n'Wolf Presents Ladies' Night
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co.
Gypsum, Vail
Friday, June 30, 2017 -
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co., Live Music with Mike BBQ and Friends
The Back Bowl
Eagle
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 8:00 pm
The Back Bowl, Jackque's Karaoke and Variety Show
Top Picks: Daytime Entertainment & Special Events
Town of Avon
Avon
Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 9:00 am
Town of Avon, Yoga in the Park
Vail Farmers' Market and Art Show
Sunday, June 25, 2017 -
10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Vail Farmers' Market and Art Show, Vail Farmers' Market and Art Show
Lancelot Restaurant
Vail
Monday, June 26, 2017 -
4:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Lancelot Restaurant, Jazzy Mondays with Brent Gordon on Saxaphone
EagleVail Golf Club
Thursday, June 29, 2017 -
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
EagleVail Golf Club, Bucket and Brews
Etown kitchen + bar
Edwards
Friday, June 30, 2017 -
4:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Etown kitchen + bar, Cruiser Bike Raffle
Town of Avon
Avon
Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 9:00 am
Town of Avon, Yoga in the Park
Top Picks: Great Plates
Agave
Avon
Beef or chicken with beans, served with sauce and cheese. More info - Agave
Agave, Burrito
Boxcar Restaurant & Bar
Avon
Boxcar Restaurant & Bar, Spirits & Cocktails
Big Bear Bistro
Vail
Roasted turkey, bacon, swiss cheese, avocado, buttermilk ranch. More info - Big Bear Bistro
Big Bear Bistro, Briggs
Vail Mountain Lodge
Vail
Jalapeno infused Herradura tequila shaken with a cucumber-mint puree, finished with a tamarind-salt rim~ Served up. More info - Vail Mountain Lodge
Vail Mountain Lodge, Terra Bistro's Jala-Back Cucumber Margarita
Vail Mountain Lodge
Vail
Medjool dates, house-made chorizo, pancetta, roasted Peppadew pepper sauce. More info - Vail Mountain Lodge
Vail Mountain Lodge, Terra Bistro's Chorizo Stuffed Dates
Gore Range Brewery
Edwards
Served on a homemade pretzel roll with cole slaw, Swiss cheese and au jus. More info - Gore Range Brewery
Gore Range Brewery, BBQ Spice Rubbed Brisket Dip
Gore Range Brewery
Edwards
Roasted tomato, dried cranberry, pistachios and basil. More info - Gore Range Brewery
Gore Range Brewery, Goat Cheese Pizza
Gore Range Brewery
Edwards
Sautéed with garlic and extra virgin olive oil. More info - Gore Range Brewery
Gore Range Brewery, Shishito Peppers
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
Get fish and chips for $10.95 on Wednesdays. More info - Etown kitchen + bar
Etown kitchen + bar, Wednesday - Fish Fry Day
Top Picks: Shopping Must Haves
iV Bars in the Valley
Edwards
Ideal for when – under stress, anxious or exhausted to relax muscles, chill, rest, restore, improve mood and much more. More info - iV Bars in the Valley
iV Bars in the Valley, Nirvana
iV Bars in the Valley
Edwards
Hectic 24/7 lifestyle – such as stress, depression, headaches, a weakened immune system, allergies, muscle aches, fatigue, difficulty in... More info - iV Bars in the Valley
iV Bars in the Valley, Myers Cocktail - The Original
Eye Pieces of Vail
Avon, Edwards, Vail, Vail, Vail
Contact store for more details. $100 - $300. More info - Eye Pieces of Vail
Eye Pieces of Vail, Maui Jim Sunglasses
Grey Salt Vail
Vail
Standard Issue Polo in White by Rag & Bone, $125, Summerweight Seersucker in White and Blue Checker by Relwen, $188, Silcloth Tanker... More info - Grey Salt Vail
Grey Salt Vail, Menswear Collection
Grey Salt Vail
Vail
GD Polo in Faded Red by Faherty, $88, Roadmap Plaid Button Up in Dark Denim by Pengiun, $136, Fleece Hoody in Neptune by Velvet, $195. More info - Grey Salt Vail
Grey Salt Vail, Menswear Collection
Grey Salt Vail
Vail
Crown Cool Glen Blue Button up by Peter Millar, $145, Silk 1/4 Zip by Peter Millar, $348, Relaxed Blazer by Vince, $425. More info - Grey Salt Vail
Grey Salt Vail, Menswear Collection
Grey Salt Vail
Vail
Grey Salt carries several different denim brands, including Paige, Hudson, Rag & Bone and AG, with many different styles to make sure... More info - Grey Salt Vail
Grey Salt Vail, Denim
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co.
Gypsum, Vail
Cockpit USA has remained a name synonymous with craftsmanship, quality, and authenticity. Our custom 10th Mountain WWII series are stylish... More info - 10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co.
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co., Cockpit USA Pullover Green
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co.
Gypsum, Vail
Our 3 Liter 10th Mountain Whiskey Barrel will hold up to 4, 750 ml bottles, perfect for your own 10th Mountain Whiskey or Bourbon craft... More info - 10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co.
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co., 3 Liter Whiskey Barrel
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co.
Gypsum, Vail
This bourbon is 75% corn and is a smooth, medium-bodied whiskey with hints of toasted nuts, vanilla and honey. The finish is sweet, medium-... More info - 10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co.
10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Co., 10th Mountain Bourbon
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