Vail Blog

The Vail Valley offers the best of several worlds: It’s a world-class tourist destination and also a conglomeration of laid-back mountain towns. It’s set in some of the most gorgeous landscapes in the country but also boasts upscale hotels, restaurants and shopping options. It combines a deeply local aesthetic with a world-class reputation. And the Vail Valley information presented in this blog will help you appreciate it all.

Regardless of whether you’re new to the area or a born-and-raised local, the Vail Valley information presented here will help acquaint you with the ins and outs of the area and point you toward the enormous amount of fun, entertainment and engaging activities offered throughout the valley. Consider this blog your friendly, local and intimately informed source for all things Vail Valley. Regardless of the season, our blog will keep you up to date on the latest happenings and exciting activities and events throughout the region. It will give you a sense of what the locals are excited about and steer you toward activities you truly won’t want to miss.

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Use this blog to stay updated on Vail Valley information that matters to you. From the hottest events around to obscure attractions you’ll be glad to have seen, this blog will keep you in the know about all things Vail Valley. Pore over past and present blog posts to learn more about the area and plan your night and weekend outings. And then get outside and go exploring!

Featured Blog

Summer Solstice kicks off a long weekend of fun around Vail Valley

By Caitlin Row | Monday, June 19, 2017
A heat spike in Colorado means we've been seeing relatively warm temperatures around Vail Valley, just in time for the Summer Solstice on Wednesday, June 21. That said, it's still much cooler than places like Denver and Grand Junction, where it's generally 10 to 15 degrees warmer. Temperatures will remain in the high... Read More

Vail Craft Beer Classic Enhances a Beautiful Weekend in the Valley

By Caitlin Row | Sunday, June 11, 2017
With GoPro Mountain Games in the rearview mirror, Vail summer offerings are in full effect. Beaver Creek's newly renovated Vilar Performing Arts Center is promoting its fresh summer lineup (see video here) and Very ail Valley's spectacularly patriotic Fourth of July weekend is coming sooner than you think. Now's the... Read More

Vail summer activities ramp up with warm weather on the horizon

By Caitlin Row | Monday, June 5, 2017
Spring turned to summer in Vail pretty quickly after Memorial Day weekend. All of a sudden I find myself commenting on how green Vail appears, the number of bikers on paths and roads, the swiftness of Eagle River and how Everything Vail Valley's calendar is full of fun things to do. Temperatures are rising, too. I... Read More

Spirit of Summer Arrives Around Vail This Week

By Caitlin Row | Wednesday, May 31, 2017
The unofficial start to summer around Vail Valley arrived after a successful (and mostly sunny) Memorial Day weekend. Now's the time to get serious about planning warm-weather adventure around the region. Weather this week points to a few random thunderstorms along with with sunshine and some clouds. Temperatures will... Read More

Memorial Day weekend offers beer, barbecue and sunshine in Vail

By Caitlin Row | Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Springtime in Vail means blooming mountain beauty, the beginning of golf season, a start to a long mountain-bike season down valley – and unpredictable weather. With rain and snow recently soaking Vail, it's good news that we can expect a sunny and relatively warm Memorial Day Weekend. This time of year also marks... Read More

Dine out and play: Vail Valley weather is cooler, but still pleasant

By Caitlin Row | Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Chilly, wet weather will give way to a sunny weekend, according to predictions. This Saturday and Sunday will be considerably cooler than last week's more than 70 degree temperature spike, however, when sunscreen was an absolute necessity. I have the burn lines to prove it. At the time of this writing, the upcoming... Read More