Upcoming Events in the Vail Valley for 2017

Vail’s Opening day is 11/17/2017 Be there to usher in the start of the season! Beaver Creek opens 11/22!

At Beaver Creek – World Cup Birds of Prey Ski Racing 11/30-12/3

12/1 – Super G 10:45 AM-3 PM
12/2 – Downhill 10 AM-12 PM
12/3 – Giant Slalom – 9:30 AM-3:30PM

At Vail

December 8-10 – Vail Snow Days

Winter events in Vail are as unique as the surrounding peaks of the Gore Range and Mount of the Holy Cross. Vail Snow Days is the signature kick-off event to the season, welcoming free live music, wellness and transformation opportunities, family-friendly happenings, a sponsor expo village and more. Join us in creating moments that become memories, and memories that become tradition.

Friday, 12/8
Mountaintop Yoga, Guided Snowshoe Tour and Apres Parties in Vail and Lionshead

Saturday, 12/9
Vendor Expo Village in Vail (8:30AM-3:30 PM), Mountaintop Yoga, Family Skating ‘n S’mores in Lionshead, Apres Parties in Vail and Lionshead, Free live concert in Vail

Sunday, 12/10
Expo Village in Vail (8:30 AM-3:30 PM)
Apres Parties in Vail and Lionshead

Saturday and Sunday, 12/16 and 17
Kris Kringle Market, 11 AM-3:30 PM

A Holiday market is the perfect place to find a unique Holiday gift or souvenir, such as handmade toys, Christmas ornaments and decorations, cookies, chocolate treats, roasted nuts and more. The Vail Kris Kringle Market is always striving to make our visitors’ experience an unforgettable one. Enjoy live music, St Nick, local craft vendors, authentic food and drink, and a true spirit of the Holiday Season.

Sunday, 12/17
5-6:30 PM Holiday Tree Lighting at Slifer Square in Vail

Sunday, 12/31
Torchlight Parade 6:15 PM – Golden Peak
Fireworks at Dusk over Vail Mountain