4 Summer Events in Vail Not to Miss

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While vacationing in the beautiful Vail Valley, perhaps you are looking for a local event to partake in. Vail has dozens of events and activities going on all summer long. Here are 4 to be sure not to miss:

Vail Farmer’s Market and Art Show- Every Sunday from 10am-3pm, June 21st-October 4th, the town of Vail showcases its finest foods, drinks, and art. Browse the street of Meadow Drive and discover a variety of fresh produce, clothing, handmade items, and the unique talent of local artists. Bring the whole family as there is plenty of vendors geared towards kids and adults alike.

 flowersVail Summer Bluegrass Series- The Vail Summer Bluegrass Series will host national level talent this season over the dates of July 1st, 15th, and 29th and August 12. Check out bands like “Hot Buttered Rum” and “Steep Canyon Rangers” as they take on the stage at the Arrabelle Hotel in Lionshead Village. Keep your wallets at home as these shows are completely FREE!

Vail America Days- Celebrate the 4th of July in style with the town of Vail. Vail America Days is an all day long event filled with live music, a parade, children’s activities, and fireworks.This year’s theme is “Great Moments in American History” so start planning your costume now!booths

Gourmet on the Gore- Wrap this summer (and your appetite) up with Vail’s 10th annual Gourmet on the Gore. Held along Gore Creek Drive and Bridge Street September 4th-7th, the event showcases the best of Vail’s culinary talent, beers, and wines. Enjoy live music and the great atmosphere of the Vail Village as you browse through the hundreds of vendors.

Not sure how to get to Vail for these great events? Book an airport shuttle with Peak 1 Express. Peak 1 offers the lowest DIA airport shuttles in the county! Looking for even more excitement after spending some time in the valley? Book an adventure with AVA Rafting. AVA offers whitewater rafting, ziplining, horseback riding, fly fishing and much more! Make the most of your time in Vail by experiencing all the area has to offer.