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.

Empower Yourself with Vail Valley Information

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

Check Out These Fall Activities and Events Around Vail

By Tracey Flower | Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Fall might be Vail’s best-kept secret (shhh). The town is quiet and calm, and the weather can be amazing. Of course, you might catch an early season snowstorm or two, but the weather can also be sunny, cool and crisp (in short, spectacular). Even beyond the glow of September, October is full of events and activities... Read More

Summertime Fun in Full Swing Around Vail

By Caitlin Row | Monday, June 24, 2019
Despite a snowy start to the Summer Solstice, we are chugging right along as far as warm-weather fun. All the farmers' markets are happening weekly, the golf courses are fully open for business, and a variety of free and ticketed concerts (like Bravo! and Hot Summer Nights) are underway. More sunshine is on the way,... Read More

Vail Craft Beer Classic Is This Weekend!

By Caitlin Row | Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Attention, beer lovers! Vail Craft Beer Classic is returning this weekend, June 21 to 23, for a three-day brew-festival adventure. Tickets are still available! It's not just about the beer this weekend, however. Adventure seminars are available as well. Check out Ales and Anglers, Gears & Beers Lunch and the Hike... Read More

Hygge Life Offers New Cafe in EagleVail

By Caitlin Row | Tuesday, June 11, 2019
EagleVail finally has a coffee shop! Hygge Life, a Scandinavian home-furnishings shop, opened a cozy cafe earlier this month. It's serving a small menu focused on delicious coffee drinks like espresso, cappuccino, macchiato and more.  To celebrate, Hygge Life owners Alexandra and Koen are hosting a cafe grand-opening... Read More

Mountain-Bike Shops You'll Love Near Vail

By Caitlin Row | Tuesday, June 4, 2019
The beginning of Vail bike season is here! If you haven't done it already, it's definitely time for a summer tune and maybe even some new gear. Whether you're local or just visiting for the weekend, it's also handy to know a bike shop is nearby in case of a popped tube or broken chain. (I've already done both this... Read More

Bonfire Block Party Kicks Off the First Weekend In June!

By Caitlin Row | Tuesday, May 28, 2019
It's that time of year again! Bonfire Block Party, a big Down Valley party, returns to Eagle this weekend: Friday, May 31, through Sunday, June 2. Lots of craft beer and live music, including local musicians and national acts, are planned.  Here are some highlights: Railroad Earth will perform Friday, May 31, from 9... Read More