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

Get Outside and Hike Around Vail This July

By Caitlin Row Stoner | Tuesday, July 17, 2018
We're in the second half of July, and summer fun continues around the Vail Valley this week! I recommend getting outside to explore a new hiking trail while you are visiting.  Weather continues to be hot. Temperatures are soaring into the high 80s most of the week, with some afternoon/evening thunderstorms predicted... Read More

Live Music Abounds Around Vail Valley This Week!

By Caitlin Row Stoner | Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Music lovers, rejoice! Live performances are happening all over the Vail Valley this week and, really, for the rest of the summer. It's happening inside pubs and restaurants, at outdoor amphitheaters, at farmers markets and at festivals. For those of you who are attending outdoor concerts, please be aware of the wide... Read More

Summer Fun Continues Around Vail in July

By Caitlin Row Stoner | Tuesday, July 3, 2018
Summer is revving into high gear around the Vail Valley. It's warm, wild flowers are out in abundance, and live music is all over the place. Weather through the weekend should be clear and in the 80s, with periodic thunderstorms predicted (especially for next week). Check back here for an up-to-date 10-day forecast... Read More

Fourth of July Week is Almost Here!

By Caitlin Row Stoner | Tuesday, June 26, 2018
The Fourth of July is next Wednesday, and that means this weekend marks the start of a holiday week! Independence Day is the busiest summer holiday around the Vail Valley. There are tons of family-friendly things to do. Weather this week is ideal for outdoor fun, though it's verging on a little too hot in my opinion... Read More

Cover Rock Festival & Bravo! Performances This Weekend in Avon

By Caitlin Row Stoner | Monday, June 18, 2018
We're deep into summer event season around the Vail Valley! That means visitors and locals can expect lots of fun in the sun, lots of craft beer flowing and lots of live music. Weather this week is going to be beautiful. Temperatures will hover mostly in the high 70s with a lot of sunshine. Evening rain on Sunday and... Read More

Vail Craft Beer Classic 2018 dominates Father's Day Weekend in Vail

By Caitlin Row Stoner | Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Father's Day is Sunday, June 17! For all those beer-loving dads out there, this is the perfect time to escape to Vail for a long weekend.  The Vail Craft Beer Classic kicks off on Thursday, June 14, with the Brewers Dinner. Then it runs all weekend with special events like Sip at the Summit on Friday, June 15, the... Read More