This Week In Vail Event Calendar

This Week In Vail
A look at what's going on the next 7 days in Vail, CO.


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Recurring Event  All Day Snowshoe Tour


Friday, February 12, 2016 9:00 AM

Our group leaders will take you into the surrounding wilderness as you learn about the area history, wildlife and natural surroundings

Full Day Tour (minimum 2 needed for tour to go out)

  • Fridays 9am-3pm
  • Cost $141: Includes all equipment (snowshoes, boots, poles & pack)  
  • Please bring a lunch, some snacks. Water provided.

All group tours & lessons for ages 14 and up unless otherwise noted.


 Please arrive 35 minutes prior to all tour start times to get outfitted, etc.









For more information, visit the Vail Nordic School at Golden Peak, call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Friday, February 12, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

You choose and buy unpainted pottery that becomes your canvas. Paint simple designs or a masterpiece then we glaze and fire. Make a gift, design a keepsake or personalize your morning coffee mug. Open to all ages. Drop-In: $5 studio fee; purchase pottery from $5.


For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Children's Art


Friday, February 12, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

 VRD staff will provide materials and teach some simple techniques that are too messy or too tough to try to do on your own at home. Plan to have a great time while you make a mess. Attend for 30 to 90 minutes in the 2-hour window. Drop-In: $5

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Snowshoe Wilderness Tour


Friday, February 12, 2016 10:00 AM

Our group leaders will take you into the surrounding wilderness as you learn about the area history, wildlife and natural surroundings. All abilities welcome. For privates see specialty tours. 



Daily Group Tours 

  • 10am-12:30pm 
  • Cost $98: Includes all equipment (snowshoes, boots and poles)

  All group tours & lessons for ages 14 and up unless otherwise noted.

Please arrive 35 minutes prior to all tour start times to get outfitted, etc.



For more information, visit the Vail Nordic School at Golden Peak, call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

Recurring Event  Cross Country Beginner Lesson & Tour


Friday, February 12, 2016 10:00 AM

Our tours for the beginner on up utilize the spectacular wilderness areas that surround Vail. Cross-Country skiing is where it all started. Come join us! We will meet at the Golden Peak Nordic Desk at 9:30am. Reservations are not required.

Beginner XC Classic Lesson & Tour

• Mon., Wed., Fri,. Sat. 

• 10am-1:30pm 

• Cost: $98 (includes all equipment)

For more information visit the Vail Nordic Desk at Golden Peak, or call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

Recurring Event  Free Self-Guided Snowshoeing


Friday, February 12, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center

Stop into the Education Center and borrow a pair of our snowshoes for FREE. Self guided maps are available at the front desk. After your snowshoeing adventure, warm up inside with a cup of hot coco or tea

For additional information: 970-476-0103 or www.bettyfordalpinegardens.org

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Friday, February 12, 2016 10:00 AM

You choose and buy unpainted pottery that becomes your canvas. Paint simple designs or a masterpiece then we glaze and fire. Make a gift, design a keepsake or personalize your morning coffee mug. Open to all ages. Cost: $5 studio fee and pottery starting at $5.

Recurring Event  Complimentary Mountain Ski/Snowboard Tour


Friday, February 12, 2016 10:30 AM

General Mountain Tours starting on Dec. 14, 2015 this tour will leave from the Game Creek Desk adjacent to the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola and from the top of Gondola One at the Mid Vail Ski School desk each morning promptly at 10:30 a.m. It is highly recommended to get to either location by 10:15 as each participant will be required to sign a liability release form before the tour. Each tour is considered a “Familiarization Tour” of the mountain and should last about 2 hours

For additional information: 970-754-8245 or www.vail.com

Recurring Event  Blue Sky Basin Tour


Friday, February 12, 2016 11:00 AM

The Blue Sky Basin Tours starting on Dec. 15, 2015 begins at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesdays, and Fridays, from Henry’s Hut across from Patrol Headquarters (PHQ) at the top of Chair 4. Please arrive at Henry’s Hut by 10:45 to sign a release form. This tour is recommended for High level intermediate or above skiers or riders.

For additional information: 970-754-8245 or www.vail.com

Recurring Event  Colorado Ski Museum Guided Tour


Friday, February 12, 2016 1:00 PM

Location: Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum - Level 3 Vail Village Parking Structure

Take a guided tour of the museum's 6 galleries presenting history and heritage of skiing in Colorado

$5 per adult for tour or $7 per adult for both the Museum & Historic Vail Village Tour

For additional information: 970-476-1876 or www.skimuseum.net

Recurring Event  Free Heel Fridays


Friday, February 12, 2016 1:00 PM

Time to try something new? Then join us for Free Heel Fridays. Geared to the first time Telemarker 

  • Fridays 1-3pm
  • Cost: $42 (Lesson only)
  • Minimum of 2 students required

Note: please arrive at Golden Peak Nordic Desk 30 minutes prior to start time with all equipment.

Recurring Event  Public Skating (Schedule Subject to Change)


Friday, February 12, 2016 1:30 PM



Location: Dobson Ice Arena

 Admission: $2 for ages 4 and under, $5 for ages 5-12, $6 for ages 13 and older

Season punch cards available

Skate rentals: $3

 For additional information: 970-479-2271 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Guided Snowshoe Tour


Friday, February 12, 2016 2:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center (Top of Eagle Bahn Gondola) Driving Directions

Travel by snowshoes on an educational tour through the forests atop of Vail Mountain. Learn about winter ecology and animal adaptations as you gaze at majestic mountain views. Please come prepared to spend an hour outside in the winter environment with snow pants, warm hats, gloves and sturdy boots. Snowshoes are provided. Ages 10 and up, FREE

Call 970.754.4675 or click here for more information.

No reservation required, just show up

Recurring Event  Historic Vail Village Walking Tour


Friday, February 12, 2016 2:00 PM

Meet at Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum - Level 3 Vail Village Parking Structure

 Learn the history of Vail Village's past and present landmarks and stories about its first generation of residents.  

$5 per adult for tour or $7 per adult for both the Museum & Historic Vail Village Tour

For additional information: 970-476-1876 or www.skimuseum.net

Recurring Event  Sandy Treat (10th Mountain Division) Fireside Chat


Friday, February 12, 2016 3:00 PM

Location: Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum - Level 3 Vail Village Parking Structure

Join Sandy Treat, a local 10th Mountain Division veteran, to hear about his personal experiences in Camp Hale and training for WWII with the 10th Mountain Division. Every Friday afternoon from 3:00-4:00  p.m.

Call ahead to confirm Sandy's appearance

For additional information: 970-476-1876 or www.skimuseum.net

Recurring Event  Art Exhibition: James Jensen


Friday, February 12, 2016 3:00 PM

Masters Gallery - 100 East Meadow Drive, Suite 27

For additional information: 970-477-0600 or www.mastersgalleryvail.com

Recurring Event  Live Music: Brendan McKinney APRES


Friday, February 12, 2016 4:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-476-7676 or www.theredlion.com

Recurring Event  Live Music: Scott Rednor Apres


Friday, February 12, 2016 4:00 PM

Shakedown Bar - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-479-0556 or www.shakedownbarvail.com

Recurring Event  Evening Snowshoe Tour


Friday, February 12, 2016 5:30 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center (Top of Eagle Bahn Gondola) Driving Directions

Journey into the night under the changing skies. Travel by snowshoe as you learn about the baits of nocturnal animals and other mountain characters while you experience the distinct calm of the evening forest. Please come prepared to spend an hour outside in the winter environment with snow pants, warm hats, gloves and sturdy boots. Program is conducted in darkness or low light for most of the winter season. Snowshoes are provided. Participants sign up at the Nature Discovery Center. Ages 10 and up, FREE.

 Call 970.754.4675 or click here for more information.

Recurring Event  Aikido


Friday, February 12, 2016 5:30 PM

Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station - Level 2 Lionshead Parking Structure

Improve balance, increase flexibility and develop power through training in this Japanese martial art. Redirect an attacker’s energy and use that energy to neutralize the attack

Fitness/Wellness:

Locals try first class for FREE

$12 Drop-In (if space available)

$100 for 10-punch card; transferable to all fitness classes

**Special: $50/month unlimited fitness; $30/week unlimited fitness **

**Special: $50/month unlimited fitness; $30/week unlimited fitness **

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Aikido


Friday, February 12, 2016 5:30 PM

Improve balance, increase flexibility and develop power through training in this Japanese martial art. Redirect an attacker’s energy and use that energy to neutralize the attack.

Recurring Event  Volleyball Open Gym


Friday, February 12, 2016 6:00 PM

Location: Red Sandstone Elementary, 551 N. Frontage Road, Vail, CO 81657

Cost: $3/person

For additional information: (970) 479-2280 or www.vailrec.com


  Chocolate Making Workshop


Friday, February 12, 2016 6:30 PM

Location: Vail Recreation District Community Programming Room, Level 2 Lionshead Welcome Center

Cornerstone Chocolates will lead the workshop, teaching participants how to properly handle chocolate with a hands-on approach to make delicious and elegant looking treats to keep or share.  All chocolate-making materials and light snacks will be provided at the event. The cost is $20 per person and participants will go home with their creations.

The event is perfect for "chocoholics" and will feature a cash bar for those 21 and older.    

The workshop is available for those 16 and older. Youth under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Reservations are required as space is limited.

 To register, call 970-479-2292

Recurring Event  Live Music @ Blu's


Friday, February 12, 2016 7:00 PM

Blu's - 4695 Vail Racquet Club Drive

For schedule & additional information: 970-476-3113 or www.blusrestaurant.com

Recurring Event  Vail Yeti Semi-Pro Hockey


Friday, February 12, 2016 7:30 PM

Vail Yeti vs. Breckenridge Vipers

Location: Dobson Arena

Start Time: 7:30 pm

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Children 12 and under.

www.vailyetihockey.com

Recurring Event  Live Music @ The King's Club


Friday, February 12, 2016 8:00 PM

King's Club located in Sonnenalp Hotel, 20 Vail Road

King's Club features live entertainment from every night from 8-11 pm, begining Nov. 25, 2015 and continuing through the winter season. 

DONNY Z – With an "acoustic, classic rock" repertoire and style, Donny’s musical influences range from The Beatles and the Eagles to James Taylor and Crosby, Stills and Nash.

KEVIN DANZIG – Kevin Danzig writes and performs modern folk and acoustic rock tunes as well as selected cover songs. He plays acoustic guitar, ukulele, and harmonica, while playing tambourine with his foot.

For additional information: 970-476-5656 or www.kingsclubvail.com

Recurring Event  Live Music: Brendan McKinney


Friday, February 12, 2016 9:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-476-7676 or www.theredlion.com

Recurring Event  Toddlers Open Gym


Saturday, February 13, 2016 8:30 AM

Location: Vail Gymnastics Center - 545 North Frontage Road

Ages: Walking to 5 years old

$10 Per Session

Open gym offers moms and toddlers an early weekend alternative to the weekly Super Bears and Toddler Bears classes. Each Saturday morning, toddlers ages walking to five years old can enjoy the Gymnastics Center equipment including trampoline, tumbling mat, foam pit and more.


For additional information: 970-479-2287

Recurring Event  Toddlers Open Gym Gymnastics


Saturday, February 13, 2016 8:30 AM

Ages: Walking to 5 years old

$10 Per Session

Open gym offers moms and toddlers an early weekend alternative to the weekly Super Bears and Toddler Bears classes. Each Saturday morning, toddlers ages walking to five years old can enjoy the Gymnastics Center equipment including trampoline, tumbling mat, foam pit and more.

Recurring Event  Pickleball Open Gym


Saturday, February 13, 2016 9:00 AM

Red Sandstone Elementary School - 551 North Frontage Road

Three full pickleball courts will be available and both sessions are open to those of all ages, abilities and experience. Cost is $5 per person and a five-punch card for $25 or a ten-punch card for $45 are also available to credit toward sessions

 For additional information:  www.vailrec.com/sports or call 970-479-2280

Recurring Event  Family Ski Base


Saturday, February 13, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

On Saturdays during ski season, families can take advantage of the Community Room’s convenient Lionshead location, just a short walk from the slopes, to create a “home base” for the day with Family Ski Base. Here VRD offers a safe place to warm up cranky kids, enjoy a hot drink, store extra clothing and gear, prepare your own lunch in the kitchen or even take a nap so your family can revive and refresh…and return for even more skiing adventures

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Snowshoe Wilderness Tour


Saturday, February 13, 2016 10:00 AM

Our group leaders will take you into the surrounding wilderness as you learn about the area history, wildlife and natural surroundings. All abilities welcome. For privates see specialty tours. 



Daily Group Tours 

  • 10am-12:30pm 
  • Cost $98: Includes all equipment (snowshoes, boots and poles)

  All group tours & lessons for ages 14 and up unless otherwise noted.

Please arrive 35 minutes prior to all tour start times to get outfitted, etc.



For more information, visit the Vail Nordic School at Golden Peak, call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

Recurring Event  Cross Country Beginner Lesson & Tour


Saturday, February 13, 2016 10:00 AM

Our tours for the beginner on up utilize the spectacular wilderness areas that surround Vail. Cross-Country skiing is where it all started. Come join us! We will meet at the Golden Peak Nordic Desk at 9:30am. Reservations are not required.

Beginner XC Classic Lesson & Tour

• Mon., Wed., Fri,. Sat. 

• 10am-1:30pm 

• Cost: $98 (includes all equipment)

For more information visit the Vail Nordic Desk at Golden Peak, or call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

Recurring Event  Free Self-Guided Snowshoeing


Saturday, February 13, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center

Stop into the Education Center and borrow a pair of our snowshoes for FREE. Self guided maps are available at the front desk. After your snowshoeing adventure, warm up inside with a cup of hot coco or tea

For additional information: 970-476-0103 or www.bettyfordalpinegardens.org

Recurring Event  Kids in the Kitchen


Saturday, February 13, 2016 10:30 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

Adults and children can have a great time and eat some yummy food while children learn math, cooking skills and more. $5 per child (parents free) includes Imagination Station entry.

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Complimentary Mountain Ski/Snowboard Tour


Saturday, February 13, 2016 10:30 AM

General Mountain Tours starting on Dec. 14, 2015 this tour will leave from the Game Creek Desk adjacent to the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola and from the top of Gondola One at the Mid Vail Ski School desk each morning promptly at 10:30 a.m. It is highly recommended to get to either location by 10:15 as each participant will be required to sign a liability release form before the tour. Each tour is considered a “Familiarization Tour” of the mountain and should last about 2 hours

For additional information: 970-754-8245 or www.vail.com

Recurring Event  Kids in the Kitchen


Saturday, February 13, 2016 10:30 AM

Adults and children can have a great time and eat some yummy food while children learn math, cooking skills and more. $5 per child (parents free) includes Imagination Station entry.

Recurring Event  Children's Art


Saturday, February 13, 2016 11:30 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

 VRD staff will provide materials and teach some simple techniques that are too messy or too tough to try to do on your own at home. Plan to have a great time while you make a mess. Attend for 30 to 90 minutes in the 2-hour window. Drop-In: $5

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com


Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Saturday, February 13, 2016 11:30 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

You choose and buy unpainted pottery that becomes your canvas. Paint simple designs or a masterpiece then we glaze and fire. Make a gift, design a keepsake or personalize your morning coffee mug. Open to all ages. Drop-In: $5 studio fee; purchase pottery from $5.


For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Saturday, February 13, 2016 11:30 AM

You choose and buy unpainted pottery that becomes your canvas. Paint simple designs or a masterpiece then we glaze and fire. Make a gift, design a keepsake or personalize your morning coffee mug. Open to all ages. Cost: $5 studio fee and pottery starting at $5.

Recurring Event  Kids Open Gym


Saturday, February 13, 2016 1:30 PM

Location: Vail Gymnastics Center - 545 North Frontage Road

Ages: 8 and Older (Kids)

$10 Per Session

Open gym offers children of all levels, ages eight years and older, an opportunity to utilize the Gymnastics Center equipment including trampoline, tumbling mat, foam pit and more.

For additional information: 970-479-2287


Recurring Event  Kids Open Gym Gymnastics


Saturday, February 13, 2016 1:30 PM

Ages: 8 and Older (Kids)

$10 Per Session

Open gym offers children of all levels, ages eight years and older, an opportunity to utilize the Gymnastics Center equipment including trampoline, tumbling mat, foam pit and more.

Recurring Event  Guided Snowshoe Tour


Saturday, February 13, 2016 2:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center (Top of Eagle Bahn Gondola) Driving Directions

Travel by snowshoes on an educational tour through the forests atop of Vail Mountain. Learn about winter ecology and animal adaptations as you gaze at majestic mountain views. Please come prepared to spend an hour outside in the winter environment with snow pants, warm hats, gloves and sturdy boots. Snowshoes are provided. Ages 10 and up, FREE

Call 970.754.4675 or click here for more information.

No reservation required, just show up

Recurring Event  Art Exhibition: James Jensen


Saturday, February 13, 2016 3:00 PM

Masters Gallery - 100 East Meadow Drive, Suite 27

For additional information: 970-477-0600 or www.mastersgalleryvail.com

Recurring Event  Live Music: Brendan McKinney APRES


Saturday, February 13, 2016 4:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-476-7676 or www.theredlion.com

Recurring Event  Live Music: Scott Rednor Apres


Saturday, February 13, 2016 4:00 PM

Shakedown Bar - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-479-0556 or www.shakedownbarvail.com

  Yoga Series @ Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center


Saturday, February 13, 2016 4:00 PM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center

Join us for a Yoga Series presented by In Your Element.

Drop-In Rate: $12 person

Full Yoga Series: $65 per person

Time: 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Saturday: November 21

December 12

January 9

February 13

March 12

April 9

For additional information: 9+70-476-0103 or www.bettyfordalpinegardens.org.

Recurring Event  Ripperoo’s Parade and Dance Party


Saturday, February 13, 2016 4:00 PM

Parade Start Time: 4:15pm

Start Location: On the bricks by the ramp by the base of Chair 8 Born Free Express.

Dance Party Start TimeFollowing directly after parade


Join Ripperoo and his instructor friends from the Vail Ski & Snowboard for this super fun family event. Anyone can jump in the parade with Ripperoo as they tour and dance their way through Lionshead accompanied by fun music. Then make way for Ripperoo and the instructors as they perform their flash mob style dance routine that’s entertaining for guests of all ages.


Recurring Event  Vail Yeti Semi-Pro Hockey


Saturday, February 13, 2016 7:30 PM

Vail Yeti vs. Breckenridge Vipers

Location: Dobson Arena

Start Time: 7:50 pm

Cost: $10 Adults, $5 Children 12 and under.

www.vailyetihockey.com

Recurring Event  Live Music @ The King's Club


Saturday, February 13, 2016 8:00 PM

King's Club located in Sonnenalp Hotel, 20 Vail Road

King's Club features live entertainment from every night from 8-11 pm, begining Nov. 25, 2015 and continuing through the winter season. 

DONNY Z – With an "acoustic, classic rock" repertoire and style, Donny’s musical influences range from The Beatles and the Eagles to James Taylor and Crosby, Stills and Nash.

KEVIN DANZIG – Kevin Danzig writes and performs modern folk and acoustic rock tunes as well as selected cover songs. He plays acoustic guitar, ukulele, and harmonica, while playing tambourine with his foot.

For additional information: 970-476-5656 or www.kingsclubvail.com

Recurring Event  Live Music: Brendan McKinney


Saturday, February 13, 2016 9:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-476-7676 or www.theredlion.com

  Live Music: Brothers Keeper


Saturday, February 13, 2016 10:00 PM

Shakedown Bar - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-479-0556 or www.shakedownbarvail.com

Recurring Event  Children's Art


Sunday, February 14, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

 VRD staff will provide materials and teach some simple techniques that are too messy or too tough to try to do on your own at home. Plan to have a great time while you make a mess. Attend for 30 to 90 minutes in the 2-hour window. Drop-In: $5

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com


Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Sunday, February 14, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

You choose and buy unpainted pottery that becomes your canvas. Paint simple designs or a masterpiece then we glaze and fire. Make a gift, design a keepsake or personalize your morning coffee mug. Open to all ages. Drop-In: $5 studio fee; purchase pottery from $5.


For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Family Ski Base


Sunday, February 14, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

On Saturdays during ski season, families can take advantage of the Community Room’s convenient Lionshead location, just a short walk from the slopes, to create a “home base” for the day with Family Ski Base. Here VRD offers a safe place to warm up cranky kids, enjoy a hot drink, store extra clothing and gear, prepare your own lunch in the kitchen or even take a nap so your family can revive and refresh…and return for even more skiing adventures

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Snowshoe Wilderness Tour


Sunday, February 14, 2016 10:00 AM

Our group leaders will take you into the surrounding wilderness as you learn about the area history, wildlife and natural surroundings. All abilities welcome. For privates see specialty tours. 



Daily Group Tours 

  • 10am-12:30pm 
  • Cost $98: Includes all equipment (snowshoes, boots and poles)

  All group tours & lessons for ages 14 and up unless otherwise noted.

Please arrive 35 minutes prior to all tour start times to get outfitted, etc.



For more information, visit the Vail Nordic School at Golden Peak, call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

Recurring Event  Cross Country Intermediate Tour


Sunday, February 14, 2016 10:00 AM

For the classic XC skier who understands the basics and wants to get miles in while still improving technique.

• Tues., Sun.

• 10am-1:30pm

• Cost: $98 (includes all equipment)

For more information visit the Vail Nordic Desk at Golden Peak, or call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Sunday, February 14, 2016 10:00 AM

You choose and buy unpainted pottery that becomes your canvas. Paint simple designs or a masterpiece then we glaze and fire. Make a gift, design a keepsake or personalize your morning coffee mug. Open to all ages. Cost: $5 studio fee and pottery starting at $5.

Recurring Event  Complimentary Mountain Ski/Snowboard Tour


Sunday, February 14, 2016 10:30 AM

General Mountain Tours starting on Dec. 14, 2015 this tour will leave from the Game Creek Desk adjacent to the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola and from the top of Gondola One at the Mid Vail Ski School desk each morning promptly at 10:30 a.m. It is highly recommended to get to either location by 10:15 as each participant will be required to sign a liability release form before the tour. Each tour is considered a “Familiarization Tour” of the mountain and should last about 2 hours

For additional information: 970-754-8245 or www.vail.com

Recurring Event  Guided Snowshoe Tour


Sunday, February 14, 2016 2:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center (Top of Eagle Bahn Gondola) Driving Directions

Travel by snowshoes on an educational tour through the forests atop of Vail Mountain. Learn about winter ecology and animal adaptations as you gaze at majestic mountain views. Please come prepared to spend an hour outside in the winter environment with snow pants, warm hats, gloves and sturdy boots. Snowshoes are provided. Ages 10 and up, FREE

Call 970.754.4675 or click here for more information.

No reservation required, just show up

Recurring Event  Live Music: Texas Brandon APRES


Sunday, February 14, 2016 4:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-476-7676 or www.theredlion.com

Recurring Event  Live Music @ Blu's


Sunday, February 14, 2016 7:00 PM

Blu's - 4695 Vail Racquet Club Drive

For schedule & additional information: 970-476-3113 or www.blusrestaurant.com

Recurring Event  Live Music @ The King's Club


Sunday, February 14, 2016 8:00 PM

King's Club located in Sonnenalp Hotel, 20 Vail Road

King's Club features live entertainment from every night from 8-11 pm, begining Nov. 25, 2015 and continuing through the winter season. 

DONNY Z – With an "acoustic, classic rock" repertoire and style, Donny’s musical influences range from The Beatles and the Eagles to James Taylor and Crosby, Stills and Nash.

KEVIN DANZIG – Kevin Danzig writes and performs modern folk and acoustic rock tunes as well as selected cover songs. He plays acoustic guitar, ukulele, and harmonica, while playing tambourine with his foot.

For additional information: 970-476-5656 or www.kingsclubvail.com

Recurring Event  Live Music: Texas Brandon


Sunday, February 14, 2016 9:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-476-7676 or www.theredlion.com

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Monday, February 15, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

You choose and buy unpainted pottery that becomes your canvas. Paint simple designs or a masterpiece then we glaze and fire. Make a gift, design a keepsake or personalize your morning coffee mug. Open to all ages. Drop-In: $5 studio fee; purchase pottery from $5.


For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Children's Art


Monday, February 15, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

 VRD staff will provide materials and teach some simple techniques that are too messy or too tough to try to do on your own at home. Plan to have a great time while you make a mess. Attend for 30 to 90 minutes in the 2-hour window. Drop-In: $5

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Snowshoe Wilderness Tour


Monday, February 15, 2016 10:00 AM

Our group leaders will take you into the surrounding wilderness as you learn about the area history, wildlife and natural surroundings. All abilities welcome. For privates see specialty tours. 



Daily Group Tours 

  • 10am-12:30pm 
  • Cost $98: Includes all equipment (snowshoes, boots and poles)

  All group tours & lessons for ages 14 and up unless otherwise noted.

Please arrive 35 minutes prior to all tour start times to get outfitted, etc.



For more information, visit the Vail Nordic School at Golden Peak, call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

Recurring Event  Cross Country Beginner Lesson & Tour


Monday, February 15, 2016 10:00 AM

Our tours for the beginner on up utilize the spectacular wilderness areas that surround Vail. Cross-Country skiing is where it all started. Come join us! We will meet at the Golden Peak Nordic Desk at 9:30am. Reservations are not required.

Beginner XC Classic Lesson & Tour

• Mon., Wed., Fri,. Sat. 

• 10am-1:30pm 

• Cost: $98 (includes all equipment)

For more information visit the Vail Nordic Desk at Golden Peak, or call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

Recurring Event  Free Self-Guided Snowshoeing


Monday, February 15, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center

Stop into the Education Center and borrow a pair of our snowshoes for FREE. Self guided maps are available at the front desk. After your snowshoeing adventure, warm up inside with a cup of hot coco or tea

For additional information: 970-476-0103 or www.bettyfordalpinegardens.org

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Monday, February 15, 2016 10:00 AM

You choose and buy unpainted pottery that becomes your canvas. Paint simple designs or a masterpiece then we glaze and fire. Make a gift, design a keepsake or personalize your morning coffee mug. Open to all ages. Cost: $5 studio fee and pottery starting at $5.

Recurring Event  Complimentary Mountain Ski/Snowboard Tour


Monday, February 15, 2016 10:30 AM

General Mountain Tours starting on Dec. 14, 2015 this tour will leave from the Game Creek Desk adjacent to the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola and from the top of Gondola One at the Mid Vail Ski School desk each morning promptly at 10:30 a.m. It is highly recommended to get to either location by 10:15 as each participant will be required to sign a liability release form before the tour. Each tour is considered a “Familiarization Tour” of the mountain and should last about 2 hours

For additional information: 970-754-8245 or www.vail.com

Recurring Event  Public Skating (Schedule Subject to Change)


Monday, February 15, 2016 12:00 PM

Location: Dobson Ice Arena

 Admission: $2 for ages 4 and under, $5 for ages 5-12, $6 for ages 13 and older

Season punch cards available

Skate rentals: $3

 For additional information: 970-479-2271 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Guided Snowshoe Tour


Monday, February 15, 2016 2:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center (Top of Eagle Bahn Gondola) Driving Directions

Travel by snowshoes on an educational tour through the forests atop of Vail Mountain. Learn about winter ecology and animal adaptations as you gaze at majestic mountain views. Please come prepared to spend an hour outside in the winter environment with snow pants, warm hats, gloves and sturdy boots. Snowshoes are provided. Ages 10 and up, FREE

Call 970.754.4675 or click here for more information.

No reservation required, just show up

Recurring Event  Live Music: Texas Brandon APRES


Monday, February 15, 2016 4:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-476-7676 or www.theredlion.com

Recurring Event  Aikido


Monday, February 15, 2016 5:30 PM

Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station - Level 2 Lionshead Parking Structure

Improve balance, increase flexibility and develop power through training in this Japanese martial art. Redirect an attacker’s energy and use that energy to neutralize the attack

Fitness/Wellness:

Locals try first class for FREE

$12 Drop-In (if space available)

$100 for 10-punch card; transferable to all fitness classes

**Special: $50/month unlimited fitness; $30/week unlimited fitness **

**Special: $50/month unlimited fitness; $30/week unlimited fitness **

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Knit Night


Monday, February 15, 2016 5:30 PM

Knit Night, with Amy Cohen, is back for the fall and winter months. Amy will be offering Knit Night every other Monday evening from 5:30 to 7pm. New and seasoned knitters are welcome. Drop-ins are also welcome. If you need extra help our teacher, Amy Cohen, is at Alpaca in Eagle, where Knit Night is offered every Tuesday. Please send Amy an email to discuss materials and another one to Cricket to let her know that you are coming.















Contact Amy – amyc.knitting911@gmail.com







Contact Cricket – cpylman@vailgov.com or 970-479-2179.















Recurring Event  Aikido


Monday, February 15, 2016 5:30 PM

Improve balance, increase flexibility and develop power through training in this Japanese martial art. Redirect an attacker’s energy and use that energy to neutralize the attack.

Recurring Event  Basketball Open Gym


Monday, February 15, 2016 6:00 PM

Location: Red Sandstone Elementary School - 551 North Frontage Road

$3/person. Those 18 and younger must have a responsible guardian sign a release waiver prior to play

For additional information: 970-479-2280 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Live Music @ Blu's


Monday, February 15, 2016 7:00 PM

Blu's - 4695 Vail Racquet Club Drive

For schedule & additional information: 970-476-3113 or www.blusrestaurant.com

Recurring Event  Live Music @ The King's Club


Monday, February 15, 2016 8:00 PM

King's Club located in Sonnenalp Hotel, 20 Vail Road

King's Club features live entertainment from every night from 8-11 pm, begining Nov. 25, 2015 and continuing through the winter season. 

DONNY Z – With an "acoustic, classic rock" repertoire and style, Donny’s musical influences range from The Beatles and the Eagles to James Taylor and Crosby, Stills and Nash.

KEVIN DANZIG – Kevin Danzig writes and performs modern folk and acoustic rock tunes as well as selected cover songs. He plays acoustic guitar, ukulele, and harmonica, while playing tambourine with his foot.

For additional information: 970-476-5656 or www.kingsclubvail.com

Recurring Event  Vail Gymnastics Center Open Gym


Monday, February 15, 2016 8:00 PM

Location: Vail Gymnastics Center - 545 North Frontage Road

Ages: 13 and Older

$10 Per Session

Open gym offers athletes of all levels, ages 13 years and older, an opportunity to utilize the Gymnastics Center equipment including trampoline, tumbling mat, foam pit and more.


For additional information: 970-479-2287

Recurring Event  Adult/Teen Open Gym Gymnastics


Monday, February 15, 2016 8:00 PM

Ages: 13 and Older, $10 Per Session. Open gym offers athletes of all levels, ages 13 years and older, an opportunity to utilize the Gymnastics Center equipment including trampoline, tumbling mat, foam pit and more.The Vail Gymnastics Center is closed most holidays.

Recurring Event  Live Music: Texas Brandon


Monday, February 15, 2016 9:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-476-7676 or www.theredlion.com

  Live Music: Dave Tucker and his Imaginary Band


Monday, February 15, 2016 9:00 PM

Shakedown Bar - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-479-0556 or www.shakedownbarvail.com

Recurring Event  TRX Suspension Training


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 8:00 AM

Actual Time: 8:15am-9:15am

Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station - Level 2 Lionshead Parking Structure

TRX® Suspension Training is the strength training system that is changing the way professional athletes and fitness experts train. Participants use their own body as the resistance load to strengthen and tone with the core active at all times. Every exercise can be instantly modified for increased or decreased difficulty. A type of "functional fitness," the TRX program gives participants the opportunity to exercise the way they move in life and is often considered safer and more beneficial than traditional weight training. Classes are taught by Chad Young, who is certified as a TRX® Suspension trainer. Space available on a first-come, first-served basis and reservations are required















Fitness/Wellness:

Locals try first class for FREE



$12 Drop-In (if space available)



$100 for 10-punch card; transferable to all fitness classes



**Special: $50/month unlimited fitness; $30/week unlimited fitness **

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Gentle Yoga


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 9:30 AM

Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station - Level 2 Lionshead Parking Structure

A class for beginning to intermediate yoga students who have some knowledge of yoga and would like to experience a gentle and welcoming class. Sessions will focus on breathing, asana (poses) and meditation practice. Enjoy yoga in a safe, informative, fun and welcoming environment.

 

Fitness/Wellness:

 Locals try first class for FREE

$12 Drop-In (if space available)

$100 for 10-punch card; transferable to all fitness classes

**Special: $50/month unlimited fitness; $30/week unlimited fitness **             

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Gentle Yoga


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 9:30 AM

A class for beginning to advanced yoga students who would like to experience a gentle and welcoming class. Sessions will focus on breathing, asana (poses) and meditation practice. Examine the benefits of yoga and how to make regular yoga practice part of your life. Find challenge within your own practice and enjoy being a part of the yoga community. Enjoy yoga in a safe, informative, fun and welcoming environment. Call 970-479-2292.

Recurring Event  Baby Story time


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 10:00 AM

Babies from 0 - 18 months are invited to this interactive weekly program with songs, stories and movement. It's a great opportunity for babies and moms/dads to play together in a literary environment. Vail Public Library 970-479-2197, www.vaillibrary.com

Recurring Event  Snowshoe Wilderness Tour


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 10:00 AM

Our group leaders will take you into the surrounding wilderness as you learn about the area history, wildlife and natural surroundings. All abilities welcome. For privates see specialty tours. 



Daily Group Tours 

  • 10am-12:30pm 
  • Cost $98: Includes all equipment (snowshoes, boots and poles)

  All group tours & lessons for ages 14 and up unless otherwise noted.

Please arrive 35 minutes prior to all tour start times to get outfitted, etc.



For more information, visit the Vail Nordic School at Golden Peak, call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

Recurring Event  Cross Country Intermediate Tour


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 10:00 AM

For the classic XC skier who understands the basics and wants to get miles in while still improving technique.

• Tues., Sun.

• 10am-1:30pm

• Cost: $98 (includes all equipment)

For more information visit the Vail Nordic Desk at Golden Peak, or call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

Recurring Event  Free Self-Guided Snowshoeing


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center

Stop into the Education Center and borrow a pair of our snowshoes for FREE. Self guided maps are available at the front desk. After your snowshoeing adventure, warm up inside with a cup of hot coco or tea

For additional information: 970-476-0103 or www.bettyfordalpinegardens.org

Recurring Event  Complimentary Mountain Ski/Snowboard Tour


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 10:30 AM

General Mountain Tours starting on Dec. 14, 2015 this tour will leave from the Game Creek Desk adjacent to the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola and from the top of Gondola One at the Mid Vail Ski School desk each morning promptly at 10:30 a.m. It is highly recommended to get to either location by 10:15 as each participant will be required to sign a liability release form before the tour. Each tour is considered a “Familiarization Tour” of the mountain and should last about 2 hours

For additional information: 970-754-8245 or www.vail.com

Recurring Event  Preschool Storytime


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 11:00 AM

Enjoyed by locals and visitors alike, children and caregivers join Cricket as she leads listeners in rhymes, songs, stories and more. Each story time also features an age appropriate art activity. At the Vail Public Library. 970-479-2184 www.vaillibrary.com

Recurring Event  Children's Art


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 11:00 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

 VRD staff will provide materials and teach some simple techniques that are too messy or too tough to try to do on your own at home. Plan to have a great time while you make a mess. Attend for 30 to 90 minutes in the 2-hour window. Drop-In: $5

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Blue Sky Basin Tour


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 11:00 AM

The Blue Sky Basin Tours starting on Dec. 15, 2015 begins at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesdays, and Fridays, from Henry’s Hut across from Patrol Headquarters (PHQ) at the top of Chair 4. Please arrive at Henry’s Hut by 10:45 to sign a release form. This tour is recommended for High level intermediate or above skiers or riders.

For additional information: 970-754-8245 or www.vail.com

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 11:00 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

You choose and buy unpainted pottery that becomes your canvas. Paint simple designs or a masterpiece then we glaze and fire. Make a gift, design a keepsake or personalize your morning coffee mug. Open to all ages. Drop-In: $5 studio fee; purchase pottery from $5.


For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 11:00 AM

You choose and buy unpainted pottery that becomes your canvas. Paint simple designs or a masterpiece then we glaze and fire. Make a gift, design a keepsake or personalize your morning coffee mug. Open to all ages. Cost: $5 studio fee and pottery starting at $5.

Recurring Event  Gentle Yoga @ your library


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 11:30 AM

This Gentle Yoga class at Vail Public Library is designed to provide participants with a relaxing, meditative and healing experience. Anne Anderson is a Kripalu Yoga Teacher, Registered with Yoga Alliance and a Certified Professional Ski Instructor of America. She is President & Founder of SNOWGA, LLC and in 2009, created SNOWGA – Blending Yoga & Snowsports, a revolutionary method to improve skills on the slopes through the wisdom of yoga. Please bring a mat.

For more information visit www.vaillibrary.com, call 970-479-2187 or email libinfo@vailgov.com.

Recurring Event  Guided Snowshoe Tour


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 2:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center (Top of Eagle Bahn Gondola) Driving Directions

Travel by snowshoes on an educational tour through the forests atop of Vail Mountain. Learn about winter ecology and animal adaptations as you gaze at majestic mountain views. Please come prepared to spend an hour outside in the winter environment with snow pants, warm hats, gloves and sturdy boots. Snowshoes are provided. Ages 10 and up, FREE

Call 970.754.4675 or click here for more information.

No reservation required, just show up

Recurring Event  Tech Studio @ Vail Public Library


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 3:00 PM

Tech Studio is a Makerspace program offered at Vail Public Library. What is Makerspace? Makerspace is a place for creation, collaboration and innovation; it is a place for you to get hands-on experience in a variety of projects. It is a place where people with shared interests can come together.

Tech Studio offers access to:

  • Littlebits
  • MakeyMakey
  • Sphero
  • 3D Printing
  • Photoshop
  • Video editing

For more information visit http://vaillibrary.com/tech/

Recurring Event  Live Music: Texas Brandon APRES


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 4:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-476-7676 or www.theredlion.com

Recurring Event  AcroYoga


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 4:30 PM

Actual Time: 4:45pm-6:00pm

Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station - Level 2 Lionshead Parking Structure

AcroYoga combines restorative yoga and Thai massage with the power of inversion therapy through safe, therapeuticLearn to "fly" a partner by using your body weight and alignment to suspend another upside down. Inversion therapy will help decompress your spine, release muscle tension and pain while increasing blood flow between vertebrae and joints. We are not training to do circus stunts, but it is OK to have silly fun in this class! No experience or partner required.







Locals try first class for FREE



$12 Drop-In (if space available)



$100 for 10-punch card; transferable to all fitness classes



**Special: $50/month unlimited fitness; $30/week unlimited fitness **



For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  AcroYoga


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 4:30 PM

Partner anti-gravity stretching inspired by yoga, simple acrobatics and Thai massage techniques. Whether you hit the slopes too hard, had a tough day at work or the gym, this class is great for those with sore muscles craving relaxation. We are not training to do circus stunts, but it is OK to have fun in this class! No yoga experience or partner required.

4:45-5:15 AcroYoga technique warm-up, 5:15-5:50 AcroYoga flow with Thai massage, 5:50-6:00 Cool Down with Thai massage

6:00-7:00 optional community potluck dinner

Recurring Event  Soccer Open Gym


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 6:00 PM

Location: Red Sandstone Elementary, 551 N. Frontage Road, Vail, CO 81657

Cost: $3/person

For additional informationt: (970) 479-2280 or www.vailrec.com


Recurring Event  Live Music @ Blu's


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 7:00 PM

Blu's - 4695 Vail Racquet Club Drive

For schedule & additional information: 970-476-3113 or www.blusrestaurant.com

Recurring Event  Live Music @ The King's Club


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 8:00 PM

King's Club located in Sonnenalp Hotel, 20 Vail Road

King's Club features live entertainment from every night from 8-11 pm, begining Nov. 25, 2015 and continuing through the winter season. 

DONNY Z – With an "acoustic, classic rock" repertoire and style, Donny’s musical influences range from The Beatles and the Eagles to James Taylor and Crosby, Stills and Nash.

KEVIN DANZIG – Kevin Danzig writes and performs modern folk and acoustic rock tunes as well as selected cover songs. He plays acoustic guitar, ukulele, and harmonica, while playing tambourine with his foot.

For additional information: 970-476-5656 or www.kingsclubvail.com

Recurring Event  Live Music: Texas Brandon


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 9:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-476-7676 or www.theredlion.com

Recurring Event  Backcountry Ski Tour


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 9:00 AM

Backcountry touring - what’s it all about? Skins, beacons, probes, shovels? Join us for a day and put it all together by learning the basics of backcountry travel. Bring your Tele, AT, or Split Board and find out.
  • Wednesdays 
  • 9am-3pm 
  • Cost: $141 (includes ski skins, shovels, probes, beacons) ( Minimum 2 - Max 4 people) 
Please arrive 35 minutes prior to all tour start times to get outfitted, etc.




For more information visit the Vail Nordic School at Golden Peak, call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

Recurring Event  Toddler Storytime


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 10:00 AM

Toddler story hours contain songs, finger plays, art activities with sensory experiences and, of course, books. Active participation is encouraged from everybody as children enjoy these pre-reading activities designed to be the building blocks for strong readers and students. At the Vail Public Library. 479-2184 www.vaillibrary.com

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

You choose and buy unpainted pottery that becomes your canvas. Paint simple designs or a masterpiece then we glaze and fire. Make a gift, design a keepsake or personalize your morning coffee mug. Open to all ages. Drop-In: $5 studio fee; purchase pottery from $5.


For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Children's Art


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

 VRD staff will provide materials and teach some simple techniques that are too messy or too tough to try to do on your own at home. Plan to have a great time while you make a mess. Attend for 30 to 90 minutes in the 2-hour window. Drop-In: $5

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Snowshoe Wilderness Tour


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 10:00 AM

Our group leaders will take you into the surrounding wilderness as you learn about the area history, wildlife and natural surroundings. All abilities welcome. For privates see specialty tours. 



Daily Group Tours 

  • 10am-12:30pm 
  • Cost $98: Includes all equipment (snowshoes, boots and poles)

  All group tours & lessons for ages 14 and up unless otherwise noted.

Please arrive 35 minutes prior to all tour start times to get outfitted, etc.



For more information, visit the Vail Nordic School at Golden Peak, call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

Recurring Event  Cross Country Beginner Lesson & Tour


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 10:00 AM

Our tours for the beginner on up utilize the spectacular wilderness areas that surround Vail. Cross-Country skiing is where it all started. Come join us! We will meet at the Golden Peak Nordic Desk at 9:30am. Reservations are not required.

Beginner XC Classic Lesson & Tour

• Mon., Wed., Fri,. Sat. 

• 10am-1:30pm 

• Cost: $98 (includes all equipment)

For more information visit the Vail Nordic Desk at Golden Peak, or call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

Recurring Event  Free Self-Guided Snowshoeing


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center

Stop into the Education Center and borrow a pair of our snowshoes for FREE. Self guided maps are available at the front desk. After your snowshoeing adventure, warm up inside with a cup of hot coco or tea

For additional information: 970-476-0103 or www.bettyfordalpinegardens.org

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 10:00 AM

You choose and buy unpainted pottery that becomes your canvas. Paint simple designs or a masterpiece then we glaze and fire. Make a gift, design a keepsake or personalize your morning coffee mug. Open to all ages. Cost: $5 studio fee and pottery starting at $5.

Recurring Event  Complimentary Mountain Ski/Snowboard Tour


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 10:30 AM

General Mountain Tours starting on Dec. 14, 2015 this tour will leave from the Game Creek Desk adjacent to the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola and from the top of Gondola One at the Mid Vail Ski School desk each morning promptly at 10:30 a.m. It is highly recommended to get to either location by 10:15 as each participant will be required to sign a liability release form before the tour. Each tour is considered a “Familiarization Tour” of the mountain and should last about 2 hours

For additional information: 970-754-8245 or www.vail.com

Recurring Event  Preschool Storytime


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 11:00 AM

Enjoyed by locals and visitors alike, children and caregivers join Cricket as she leads listeners in rhymes, songs, stories and more. Each story time also features an age appropriate art activity. At the Vail Public Library. 970-479-2184 www.vaillibrary.com

Recurring Event  Public Skating (Schedule Subject to Change)


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 12:00 PM

Location: Dobson Ice Arena

 Admission: $2 for ages 4 and under, $5 for ages 5-12, $6 for ages 13 and older

Season punch cards available

Skate rentals: $3

 For additional information: 970-479-2271 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Guided Snowshoe Tour


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 2:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center (Top of Eagle Bahn Gondola) Driving Directions

Travel by snowshoes on an educational tour through the forests atop of Vail Mountain. Learn about winter ecology and animal adaptations as you gaze at majestic mountain views. Please come prepared to spend an hour outside in the winter environment with snow pants, warm hats, gloves and sturdy boots. Snowshoes are provided. Ages 10 and up, FREE

Call 970.754.4675 or click here for more information.

No reservation required, just show up

Recurring Event  Art Walk


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 3:30 PM

Meet at Vail Village Welcome Center

The free hour long walking tour of Vail Village and the public art collection with the town’s Art in Public Places Coordinator starts with an introduction to the Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum. The tour then winds its way through the Village with discussions of the history of the Vail Valley, the founding of Vail Mountain, the master planning of the Village, and the importance of site-specific art. The Town’s public art collection includes 40 works ranging from painting, sculptures, murals, playground components, to site-integrated art

For additional information: www.artinvail.com

Recurring Event  Tech Studio @ Vail Public Library


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 4:00 PM

Tech Studio is a Makerspace program offered at Vail Public Library. What is Makerspace? Makerspace is a place for creation, collaboration and innovation; it is a place for you to get hands-on experience in a variety of projects. It is a place where people with shared interests can come together.

Tech Studio offers access to:

  • Littlebits
  • MakeyMakey
  • Sphero
  • 3D Printing
  • Photoshop
  • Video editing

For more information visit http://vaillibrary.com/tech/

Recurring Event  Live Music: Brendan McKinney APRES


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 4:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-476-7676 or www.theredlion.com

  Ripperoo’s Parade and Dance Party


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 4:00 PM

Parade Start Time: 4:15pm

Start Location: On the bricks by the ramp by the base of Chair 8 Born Free Express.

Dance Party Start TimeFollowing directly after parade

Join Ripperoo and his instructor friends from the Vail Ski & Snowboard for this super fun family event. Anyone can jump in the parade with Ripperoo as they tour and dance their way through Lionshead accompanied by fun music. Then make way for Ripperoo and the instructors as they perform their flash mob style dance routine that’s entertaining for guests of all ages.

Recurring Event  Aikido


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 5:30 PM

Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station - Level 2 Lionshead Parking Structure

Improve balance, increase flexibility and develop power through training in this Japanese martial art. Redirect an attacker’s energy and use that energy to neutralize the attack

Fitness/Wellness:

Locals try first class for FREE

$12 Drop-In (if space available)

$100 for 10-punch card; transferable to all fitness classes

**Special: $50/month unlimited fitness; $30/week unlimited fitness **

**Special: $50/month unlimited fitness; $30/week unlimited fitness **

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Aikido


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 5:30 PM

Improve balance, increase flexibility and develop power through training in this Japanese martial art. Redirect an attacker’s energy and use that energy to neutralize the attack.

  Concert with Matthew Gurnsey, "The Kilted Man"


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 5:30 PM

Matthew Gurnsey delights audiences with his rousing performances of traditional Irish and Scottish music. Through the marriage of wit and finesse, Gurnsey charms his audiences, sweeping them into tales of wayward voyages, unrequited love and the vibrantly colorful lives of the every-man beloved of many Irish tales. His unique talents with traditional Celtic instruments such as the concertina, bodhran, bones and mandolin, add an air of authenticity to each piece and his stirringly rich bass voice provides the foundation for the hauntingly beautiful melodies. This event is free at Vail Public Library and open to all.

For more information visit www.vaillibrary.com, call 970-479-2190 or email libinfo@vailgov.com.

Recurring Event  Live Music @ Blu's


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 7:00 PM

Blu's - 4695 Vail Racquet Club Drive

For schedule & additional information: 970-476-3113 or www.blusrestaurant.com

Recurring Event  Live Music @ The King's Club


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 8:00 PM

King's Club located in Sonnenalp Hotel, 20 Vail Road

King's Club features live entertainment from every night from 8-11 pm, begining Nov. 25, 2015 and continuing through the winter season. 

DONNY Z – With an "acoustic, classic rock" repertoire and style, Donny’s musical influences range from The Beatles and the Eagles to James Taylor and Crosby, Stills and Nash.

KEVIN DANZIG – Kevin Danzig writes and performs modern folk and acoustic rock tunes as well as selected cover songs. He plays acoustic guitar, ukulele, and harmonica, while playing tambourine with his foot.

For additional information: 970-476-5656 or www.kingsclubvail.com

Recurring Event  Live Music: Brendan McKinney


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 9:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-476-7676 or www.theredlion.com

  Live Music: Johnny Schleper & Rob Eaton Jr. Duo


Wednesday, February 17, 2016 9:00 PM

Shakedown Bar - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-479-0556 or www.shakedownbarvail.com

Recurring Event  TRX Suspension Training


Thursday, February 18, 2016 8:00 AM

Actual Time: 8:15am-9:15am

Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station - Level 2 Lionshead Parking Structure

TRX® Suspension Training is the strength training system that is changing the way professional athletes and fitness experts train. Participants use their own body as the resistance load to strengthen and tone with the core active at all times. Every exercise can be instantly modified for increased or decreased difficulty. A type of "functional fitness," the TRX program gives participants the opportunity to exercise the way they move in life and is often considered safer and more beneficial than traditional weight training. Classes are taught by Chad Young, who is certified as a TRX® Suspension trainer. Space available on a first-come, first-served basis and reservations are required















Fitness/Wellness:

Locals try first class for FREE



$12 Drop-In (if space available)



$100 for 10-punch card; transferable to all fitness classes



**Special: $50/month unlimited fitness; $30/week unlimited fitness **

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Cross Country All Day Tour


Thursday, February 18, 2016 9:00 AM

For those looking to enjoy the entire day out, put more miles in and dive deeper into the winter backcountry.

• Thur.







• 9am-3pm 







• Cost: $141 (includes all equipment: skis, boots, poles & pack)

Please bring lunch, some snacks. Water provided. 

Please arrive 35 minutes prior to all tour start times to get outfitted, etc.

For more information visit the Vail Nordic Desk at Golden Peak, or call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

  Starting Hearts: All You Need Is Heart


Thursday, February 18, 2016 9:00 AM

4th ANNUAL HEART HEALTH EXPO 2

Recurring Event  Gentle Yoga


Thursday, February 18, 2016 9:30 AM

Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station - Level 2 Lionshead Parking Structure

A class for beginning to intermediate yoga students who have some knowledge of yoga and would like to experience a gentle and welcoming class. Sessions will focus on breathing, asana (poses) and meditation practice. Enjoy yoga in a safe, informative, fun and welcoming environment.

 

Fitness/Wellness:

 Locals try first class for FREE

$12 Drop-In (if space available)

$100 for 10-punch card; transferable to all fitness classes

**Special: $50/month unlimited fitness; $30/week unlimited fitness **             

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Gentle Yoga


Thursday, February 18, 2016 9:30 AM

A class for beginning to advanced yoga students who would like to experience a gentle and welcoming class. Sessions will focus on breathing, asana (poses) and meditation practice. Examine the benefits of yoga and how to make regular yoga practice part of your life. Find challenge within your own practice and enjoy being a part of the yoga community. Enjoy yoga in a safe, informative, fun and welcoming environment. Call 970-479-2292.

Recurring Event  Snowshoe Wilderness Tour


Thursday, February 18, 2016 10:00 AM

Our group leaders will take you into the surrounding wilderness as you learn about the area history, wildlife and natural surroundings. All abilities welcome. For privates see specialty tours. 



Daily Group Tours 

  • 10am-12:30pm 
  • Cost $98: Includes all equipment (snowshoes, boots and poles)

  All group tours & lessons for ages 14 and up unless otherwise noted.

Please arrive 35 minutes prior to all tour start times to get outfitted, etc.



For more information, visit the Vail Nordic School at Golden Peak, call 970-754-3200 or 970-754-3210.

Recurring Event  Free Self-Guided Snowshoeing


Thursday, February 18, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center

Stop into the Education Center and borrow a pair of our snowshoes for FREE. Self guided maps are available at the front desk. After your snowshoeing adventure, warm up inside with a cup of hot coco or tea

For additional information: 970-476-0103 or www.bettyfordalpinegardens.org

Recurring Event  Complimentary Mountain Ski/Snowboard Tour


Thursday, February 18, 2016 10:30 AM

General Mountain Tours starting on Dec. 14, 2015 this tour will leave from the Game Creek Desk adjacent to the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola and from the top of Gondola One at the Mid Vail Ski School desk each morning promptly at 10:30 a.m. It is highly recommended to get to either location by 10:15 as each participant will be required to sign a liability release form before the tour. Each tour is considered a “Familiarization Tour” of the mountain and should last about 2 hours

For additional information: 970-754-8245 or www.vail.com

Recurring Event  Children's Art


Thursday, February 18, 2016 11:00 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

 VRD staff will provide materials and teach some simple techniques that are too messy or too tough to try to do on your own at home. Plan to have a great time while you make a mess. Attend for 30 to 90 minutes in the 2-hour window. Drop-In: $5

For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Thursday, February 18, 2016 11:00 AM

Location: Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station: Level 2, Lionshead Parking Structure

You choose and buy unpainted pottery that becomes your canvas. Paint simple designs or a masterpiece then we glaze and fire. Make a gift, design a keepsake or personalize your morning coffee mug. Open to all ages. Drop-In: $5 studio fee; purchase pottery from $5.


For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Thursday, February 18, 2016 11:00 AM

You choose and buy unpainted pottery that becomes your canvas. Paint simple designs or a masterpiece then we glaze and fire. Make a gift, design a keepsake or personalize your morning coffee mug. Open to all ages. Cost: $5 studio fee and pottery starting at $5.

Recurring Event  Guided Snowshoe Tour


Thursday, February 18, 2016 2:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center (Top of Eagle Bahn Gondola) Driving Directions

Travel by snowshoes on an educational tour through the forests atop of Vail Mountain. Learn about winter ecology and animal adaptations as you gaze at majestic mountain views. Please come prepared to spend an hour outside in the winter environment with snow pants, warm hats, gloves and sturdy boots. Snowshoes are provided. Ages 10 and up, FREE

Call 970.754.4675 or click here for more information.

No reservation required, just show up

Recurring Event  Live Music: Brendan McKinney APRES


Thursday, February 18, 2016 4:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-476-7676 or www.theredlion.com

Recurring Event  Live Music: Scott Rednor Apres


Thursday, February 18, 2016 4:00 PM

Shakedown Bar - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-479-0556 or www.shakedownbarvail.com

Recurring Event  Zumba


Thursday, February 18, 2016 5:00 PM

Actual Time: 5:15pm-6:15pm

Vail Recreation Community Programming Room/Imagination Station - Level 2 Lionshead Parking Structure

Zumba takes the "work" out of workout in a cardio, calorie burning, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility fitness party. Dance to Latin rhythms as you smile and party into a more fit body







Locals try first class for FREE



$12 Drop-In (if space available)



$100 for 10-punch card; transferable to all fitness classes



**Special: $50/month unlimited fitness; $30/week unlimited fitness **



For additional information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Evening Snowshoe Tour


Thursday, February 18, 2016 5:30 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center (Top of Eagle Bahn Gondola) Driving Directions

Journey into the night under the changing skies. Travel by snowshoe as you learn about the baits of nocturnal animals and other mountain characters while you experience the distinct calm of the evening forest. Please come prepared to spend an hour outside in the winter environment with snow pants, warm hats, gloves and sturdy boots. Program is conducted in darkness or low light for most of the winter season. Snowshoes are provided. Participants sign up at the Nature Discovery Center. Ages 10 and up, FREE.

 Call 970.754.4675 or click here for more information.

Recurring Event  Pickleball Open Gym


Thursday, February 18, 2016 6:00 PM

Red Sandstone Elementary School - 551 North Frontage Road

Three full pickleball courts will be available and both sessions are open to those of all ages, abilities and experience. Cost is $5 per person and a five-punch card for $25 or a ten-punch card for $45 are also available to credit toward sessions

 For additional information:  www.vailrec.com/sports or call 970-479-2280

Recurring Event  Live Music @ Blu's


Thursday, February 18, 2016 7:00 PM

Blu's - 4695 Vail Racquet Club Drive

For schedule & additional information: 970-476-3113 or www.blusrestaurant.com

Recurring Event  Live Music @ The King's Club


Thursday, February 18, 2016 8:00 PM

King's Club located in Sonnenalp Hotel, 20 Vail Road

King's Club features live entertainment from every night from 8-11 pm, begining Nov. 25, 2015 and continuing through the winter season. 

DONNY Z – With an "acoustic, classic rock" repertoire and style, Donny’s musical influences range from The Beatles and the Eagles to James Taylor and Crosby, Stills and Nash.

KEVIN DANZIG – Kevin Danzig writes and performs modern folk and acoustic rock tunes as well as selected cover songs. He plays acoustic guitar, ukulele, and harmonica, while playing tambourine with his foot.

For additional information: 970-476-5656 or www.kingsclubvail.com

Recurring Event  Vail Gymnastics Center Open Gym


Thursday, February 18, 2016 8:00 PM

Location: Vail Gymnastics Center - 545 North Frontage Road

Ages: 13 and Older

$10 Per Session

Open gym offers athletes of all levels, ages 13 years and older, an opportunity to utilize the Gymnastics Center equipment including trampoline, tumbling mat, foam pit and more.


For additional information: 970-479-2287

Recurring Event  Adult/Teen Open Gym Gymnastics


Thursday, February 18, 2016 8:00 PM

Ages: 13 and Older, $10 Per Session. Open gym offers athletes of all levels, ages 13 years and older, an opportunity to utilize the Gymnastics Center equipment including trampoline, tumbling mat, foam pit and more.The Vail Gymnastics Center is closed most holidays.

Recurring Event  Live Music: Brendan McKinney


Thursday, February 18, 2016 9:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

For additional information: 970-476-7676 or www.theredlion.com

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