Tag Archives: Music in Vail

GF Amp

Vails longstanding Free Summer Concert Series begin again at the

Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater on Tuesday~June 14th

with music by the Band Cracker !

cracker GF AMp1

Happy Hour is scheduled to begin at 4:30 with yard games and free music. Crazy Mountain Brewery will be providing ice cold beer. Be sure to bring your blanket!

The days are getting longer, the temperatures are getting warmer and the snow is perfect!  It’s must  spring time in the Rocky Mountains!  The month of April is action packed for Events in Vail.

Pink Vail 2014

Pink Vail is the world’s biggest ski day to conquer cancer.  On April 5th, participants come together for a festive day on the mountain to commemorate our fight against cancer.  All proceeds from Pink Vail benefit patient care and resources at the Shaw Regional Cancer Center.  Over $350,000 in donations were raised last year.  You may participate as an individual, start your own team or join a team. For more information on Pink Vail please visit: www.pinkvail.com

Taste of Vail 2014

Taste of Vail – April 2 – 5  A platform for promoting Vail’s lifestyle through this iconic food and wine event.

The first event starts on April 2nd, Experience the Food and Wine Debute of the Roses.  Taste of Vail will be one of the first venues of 2014 for you to experience the release of the Rose’ from 2013.

On April 3rd, the Colorado Lamb Cook Off Apres Ski Tasting, Life Beyond Chardonnay, Cabernet and Merlot.  Sample an array of Lamb dishes, courtesy of the Vail Valley’s finest chefs.

Friday, April 4th is the Mountain Top Picnic.  At 10,350 feet above sea level, enjoy a gourmet feast prepared by the highly acclaimed Vail Valley chefs, while taking in the breathtaking views on top of Vail Mountain.

Saturday, April 5th is the Grand Tasting And Auction.  This event features all of the Taste of Vail’s wineries and restaurants.  Please visit: www.tasteofvail.com for more information on the events and ticket prices.

Spring Back to Vail 2014

Spring Back to Vail is the biggest end of the season bash in the Rocky Mountains.  The season will end with serious fun including free, live concerts, and the famous World Pond Skimming Championships.  Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, STS9, and Steel Pulse will headline the Spring Back to Vail concert series, wrapping up the 2013 – 2014 ski and snowboard season.  All concerts are free and open to the public.

Vail Pond Skimming

Closing Day tradition includes the World Pond Skimming Championships. The participants dressed in costumes, hope to skim across the icy waters to the other side in hopes to wow the judges.  Each competitor is judged on distance, style, creativity and water resistance. Closing Day for Vail is still about 6 weeks away, April 20th.  For more information on the Spring Back to Vail events, please visit:  www.vail.com

For more information on what’s happening in Vail, please visit our website:  www.GatewaytoVail.com or email:  betsy@gatewayland.com or call: (970) 401-3011.