Home and Garden Show in Eagle this Weekend!

The fifth annual Energy Smart Colorado Western Slope Home Show returns to the 55,000-square-foot Eagle River Center at the Eagle County Fairgrounds Friday and Saturday.  The largest high-country home and garden show kicks off Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. and continues Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Energy Smart Colorado Western Slope Home - Read More

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When forever meant Forever

Imagine starting a major league baseball team and landing Alex Rodriguez to anchor your infield, when A-Rod was in his prime. Vail’s founders swung for the fences when Pepi Gramshammer agreed to ski Vail on April 17, 1962, eight months before the resort opened. That was two days after winning the final race in the - Read More

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World Pond Skimming Championships

The legendary World Pond Skimming Championships presented by ROCKSTAR returns to Lake Golden Peak at Vail Mountain’s Golden Peak base area on April 15, 2012. The venue will open at 1:30pm with expos and giveaways from event sponsors, and the competition will get going at 3:00pm. The annual competition entails floatable (and sometimes sinkable) athletes - Read More

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Building Dreams … Creating Legacies

Ron Byrne & Associates is pleased to present the most anticipated residence in Vail. The 10,500 square-foot, 7 bedroom home will occupy the last vacant ski-in/ski-out lot on Forest  Road. Twenty-foot windows will span a gracious living area opening into a chef’s kitchen and hearth room. Guests can drop in from Born Free ski run - Read More

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Dowd-Junction Trail Opens Early

In a year that shall be hallmarked by its crazy weather and unprecedented events, we have just seen another first.  The Dowd Junction recreation trail has already reopened for the 2012 summer season.  In a move sure to please the Valley’s bikers, roller bladers and walkers, the opening is several weeks earlier than most years - Read More

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Grace Potter and the Nocturnals

Don’t miss Grace Potter and the Nocturnals returning to Spring Back to Vail! Catch Funkiphino at Solaris at 6pm, the Volvo Giveaway at 7pm, and then head to Ford Park for GPN at 8pm. Named one of the “Best New Bands of 2010” by Rolling Stone, GPN will be playing in Vail just before their - Read More

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Vail Jazz Festival releases 2012 summer schedule

The Vail Jazz Foundation Thursday announced its 2012 Vail Jazz Festival season with ticketed and free events taking place throughout Vail from June 24 through September 3. The 18th annual Festival brings international jazz artists to indoor and outdoor venues, highlighting a variety of jazz styles from swing and Latin jazz to Big Band, straight - Read More

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New Gondola for Vail Village!

Although the soft ending to the ski season may leave most of us thinking of summer, the lack of snow near the village will allow  Vail Mountain to get an early start on a new gondola in Vail Village the day after the ski season ends. Construction will begin April 16, and the gondola will - Read More

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Vail Library Improvements

After 30 years, the Vail Public Library will get a complete makeover during the next few months, with a focus on improving access and capabilities for community events and classes. “The growth of technology is incredibly important to us,” said librarian Lori Banes. “The  whole focus is to give the library a much needed face - Read More

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