Monthly Archives: September 2014

Nottingham Park Pavilion

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The Town of Avon is building a beautiful new stage at the base of Beaver Creek in Nottingham Park. As designed, the Pavilion includes: A 25’x45’ performance stage large enough to accommodate a 60-piece orchestra; Remodeled Pump House exterior; A new, larger cantilevered deck over the lake; and A “Green Room” connected to the stage. Once built, the Pavilion will be a cultural and entertainment venue that can host festivals, concerts, art exhibitions, theatre performances, educational events and private functions, in both summer and winter. Ron Byrne & Associates looks forward to attending many cultural events in front of this fabulous addition!

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Vail Beaver Creek Restaurant Week 2014

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This year, Vail Beaver Creek Restaurant Week returns for its second year from September 26 – October 5, 2014. This fall event offers locals and visitors an opportunity to sample the menus of some of the Vail Valley’s best restaurants. As with last year, many local restaurants in Vail and Beaver Creek will offer a special prix fixe menu for lunch, happy hour, dinner, and all day for $20.14. Restaurant Week organizers released a list of all participating restaurants and their prix fixe specials. Here are just five of the restaurants and their specials that are worth checking out during Vail Beaver Creek Restaurant Week. In Beaver Creek, Blue Moose Pizza is offering 4 all day specials. One of their offers, the Restaurant Week Family Night Special, is perfect for a family dinner out, and comes with a large pizza, a large house salad, and a pitcher of soda. Also in Beaver Creek, Splendido at the Chateau is participating in Restaurant Week, but has not announced any specials as of yet. Though, with Splendido having a reputation for excellent food, service, and atmosphere, Restaurant Week diners are certain to enjoy a great meal for $20.14. La Tour Restaurant, a French…

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Vail Resorts Buys Park City Mountain Resort

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Vail Resorts surprised the ski industry Thursday when it announced the purchase of Park City Mountain Resort after more than three years of negotiations. Vail’s stock surged after news of the $182.5 million deal broke — MTN was trading at more than $85 per share as of noon, up more than 11 percent from Wednesday’s $76.77 close.  Read more Please do not hesitate to contact me for more information regarding this epic purchase or to catch up on Vail’s real estate market at 970.476.1987  

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Forest Service approves most of Vail Mountain summer expansion proposal

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Vail Mountain’s summer expansion proposal took another step toward reality last week. U.S. Forest Service released the final environmental impact statement and the draft record of decision for Vail Resorts’ first-of-its-kind summer activities proposal, Epic Discovery at Vail Mountain. “Epic Discovery will make the national forest more accessible and engaging and will also create jobs in our community and contribute positively to the local economy,” said Chris Jarnot, senior vice president and COO of Vail Mountain, in a news release. The Forest Service approved all of the resort’s proposed new features except one of the alpine coasters and the permanent wedding venue. In the draft decision document, which will become final in October after a 45-day objection period, White River National Forest supervisor Scott Fitzwilliams wrote,“I believe that our national forests are neither amusement parks nor circus attractions. They are far more valuable and unique, and this suite of projects will not change that expectation. With these projects, the nature-based experience at our resorts is only being enhanced, not degraded.” Roger Poirer, the project’s leader for the White River National Forest, said while each Forest Service decision on summer expansion proposals will be site-specific, the agency recognizes that the Vail…

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114 Aspen Bluff Lane – Red Sky Ranch

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Presenting spectacular new construction on the Fazio Course in Red Sky Ranch. Grand double doors introduce the great room with picture windows framing perfect golf course and mountain vistas. A generous floor plan encompasses 7990 SF accompanied by an oversized 3-car garage and 700 SF of extra heated storage. Five fireplaces grace multiple living areas, including the covered deck adjacent to the kitchen and hearth room. A private master suite offers a luxurious bath and library. Four gracious guest suites, a game room with expansive bar, and a bonus room for a theatre or gym complete the home. Revel in astounding views and light throughout!  Contact Barbara Scrivens for more information on this amazing opportunity.

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