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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!

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Vail Holidays Kicks off This Weekend with Lots of Fun

By Caitlin Row | Monday, December 11, 2017
Vail Holidays kicks off in Vail Village this weekend! And despite a very dry, warm start to the ski season, I'm happy to report that snow showers are predicted for Thursday, December 14, and Saturday, December 16. These reports seem to change by the day, however, so be sure to always check back for the most accurate... Read More

A December Chill Is in the Air Around Vail Valley This Week

By Caitlin Row | Monday, December 4, 2017
Brrrr. It's definitely getting colder around the Vail Valley this week. When I woke up this morning, the outdoor thermometer read 6 degrees. Highs will hover in the 20s and 30s through Thursday, with snow showers predicted for Thursday as well. Then temperature highs will likely raise up into the 40s this weekend... Read More

Birds of Prey Is The Place to Be Around Vail Valley This Week

By Caitlin Row | Tuesday, November 28, 2017
With Thanksgiving in the rear-view mirror, we are heading full force into Vail and Beaver Creek's holiday season! This weekend ushers in the first few days of December, and that means Birds of Prey ski racing is returning to Beaver Creek Resort. At the time of this writing, Vail Daily reported that downhill training... Read More

Snow, Thanksgiving and Ski Season Arrive in Vail Valley This Week

By Caitlin Row | Friday, November 17, 2017
As of Tuesday morning, snow was steadily falling. I'm watching it gently drop from the sky from Everything Colorado's office window as I write this blog, and I couldn't be happier. Why? It was sort of unexpected – at least in quantity – and I'm hoping the snow sticks on the ground for Thanksgiving. Snow makes... Read More

Vail Mountain Delays Opening to Thanksgiving; Beaver Creek Will Open on Wednesday

By Caitlin Row | Tuesday, November 14, 2017
The 2017-18 Vail Valley ski season is upon us, folks. Vail Mountain was supposed to open this Friday, November 17. At the time of this writing, it was announced that Opening Day was delayed until Thursday, November 23 (otherwise known as Thanksgiving Day) due to lack of snow. Beaver Creek Resort's Opening Day is... Read More

Vail and Beaver Creek Ski Season is Just Around the Corner!

By Caitlin Row | Tuesday, November 7, 2017
At the time of this writing, snow is falling. And it's not just a sporadic flurry. Vail's white gold is coming down hard and it will certainly stick, depending on elevation. That's good news, folks, as Vail and Beaver Creek ski seasons are kicking off very soon. Vail Mountain opens on Friday, November 17. Then Beaver... Read More