ART ON THE ROCKIES | Beaver Creek Art Festival |
Vail, population over 4,500, is located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains near the Continental Divide, in the White River National Forest.
Incorporated in 1964, this small town is constructed in the style of an alpine village and offers a unique pedestrian system. Vail also boasts the largest free transit system in the country, which connects other areas with the central resort.
Skiing venues, scenery and accommodations have earned Vail a reputation as an international resort destination. Visitors to Vail can take lifts that reach close to the summit of Vail Mountain. The Vail Valley offers an array of summer and winter activities just 90 miles west of Denver via Interstate 70.
Vail receives an average of 300 inches of snowfall and 300 days of sunshine each year. During the summer, concerts are held in Vail at the Ford Amphitheater. The city is the home of Colorado Community College.
Art Claggett/Rey Gallery | DeMott Gallery | Vail Fine Art Gallery |
Motels, Hotels and Resorts Landmark Tower - DSR | Pitkin Creek Condos | Vail Run Resort |
Sports and Sporting Events Vail Ski Area |
Transportation Vail Junction Heliport |
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10/02 Coming to The area
Denver Greek Festival Denver CO June14-17 Traditional Greek dancing by the Hellenic Dance Academy of Denver and music by Etho Ellas. There is plenty of homemade food and pastries from throughout Greece to satisfy any appetite.
Breckenridge Summer Beer Festival Breckenridge CO July13 This event offers brews, views and free live music and features unlimited beer tasting from 12:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Winter Park Alpine Artaffair Winter Park CO July20-21 Featuring Fine Arts & Fine Crafts,
Jewelry, Photography, Metalwork, Mixed Media,
Pottery, Painting, Glass, Wood, Fiber and More.
Olathe Sweet Corn Festival Olathe CO August3 The Olathe Sweet Corn Festival is more than fun in the western Colorado sunshine. It is an ever-growing symbol of a community committed to making the future better for the generations to come.
Keystone Bluegrass and Beer Festival Keystone CO August3-4 Down-home cooking, frothy flavors and mountain music are just a piece of the pie. In a whirlwind of hillbilly luxuries, folks gather while 30 microbreweries from Colorado and beyond showcase their unique blends of hops and barleys.
Steamboat Wine Festival Steamboat Springs CO August7-11 Experience more than 100 food artisans, wineries, breweries, distilleries, epicurean purveyors, and locally-made products at this ultimate food and wine experience.