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  Vail Lacrosse Shootout


Saturday, June 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Zenmasters (60 & Over): June 25th - 27th

Grandmasters (50 & over): June 25th - 27th

Supermasters (40 & over): June 25th - 28th

U19 Boys & Girls: June 26th - 29th

Elite Men & Women: June 30th - July 3rd

Masters Men (30 & over): July 1st - 3rd

Masters Women (29 & over): July 1st - 3rd

For additional information: www.vaillacrosse.com

Recurring Event  Outdoor Community Yoga


Saturday, June 25, 2016 9:00 AM

JOIN US!

What? Community Yoga!

When? Saturdays, 9am

Where? Solaris Lawn, Vail

How much? FREE!

Who? YOU!

Awaken your energy and breathe in the fresh mountain air with this lighthearted, fun and free yoga class taught by Vail’s top yoga teachers from The Vitality Center. Bring your own yoga mat or towel, sunscreen, water, your friends, and big smile! Event is rain or shine.

www.vailvitalitycenter.com

Recurring Event  Vail Arts Festival


Saturday, June 25, 2016 10:00 AM

A three-day celebration of over 80 artists showcasing digital art, drawing, fiber, glass, graphics and print making, metal works, wood, mixed media, ceramics, paintings, photography, sculpture, jewelry, and fashion all the while surrounded by the beauty and fresh air of Vail, CO

For additional information: www.vailartsfestival.com

Recurring Event  Scenic Storytime


Saturday, June 25, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Vail Nature Center – 601 Vail Valley Drive

Bring your little one to the Vail Nature Center to listen to stories and learn about the real plant and animal characters from the books. Storytime takes place outdoors, weather permitting. Children 3-5 years with an adult; $5/family

 For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/scenic-storytime/

Recurring Event  Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Guided Tour


Saturday, June 25, 2016 10:30 AM

Take a tour with a knowledgeable docent and learn more about the gardens, the plants within it and the history. Allow about 45 mins to 1 hour.



Meet at the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center

Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 10:30 am

Recurring Event  Vail Family Fun Fest


Saturday, June 25, 2016 11:00 AM

The Vail Family Fun Fest is a few hours of simple fun in the beautiful Colorado Rockies presented in a festival setting. Families can come and visit various stations including our Creation Station - a tent filled with creative arts & crafts projects, The Science Tent - featuring Nature's Educator's, an educational group fostering respect and awareness of Birds of Prey and other animals found in Colroado, Play Town - featuring hula hoops, giant jenga and Connect Four and our Bounce House of Fun. In addition to these stations, we will be conducting several contests and group games throughout the day which may include the "Water Balloon Toss of Death", The Blue Moose "Pizza Toss of Champions", Hula Hoop Extravaganza and Simon Says. 

www.vailfamilyfunfest.com

Recurring Event  Nature Hike


Saturday, June 25, 2016 11:00 AM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Join a Naturalist for a gentle educational hike through the forest atop Vail Mountain at our Nature Discovery Center location. Learn about the ecology and animal adaptations of this mountain environment. Come prepared to spend an hour outside with appropriate clothing, hiking shoes and water. All ages, FREE.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/nature-walks/

Recurring Event  Interpretive Nature Talk


Saturday, June 25, 2016 1:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Take your nature exploration on Vail Mountain to a new level by attending an interpretive nature talk. A Naturalist will present on a wide variety of topics so you will understand and enjoy Vail Mountain even more. All ages, FREE

Additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/interpretive-nature-talks/




Recurring Event  Live Music: Texas Brandon


Saturday, June 25, 2016 1:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

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

Recurring Event  Nature Hike


Saturday, June 25, 2016 2:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Join a Naturalist for a gentle educational hike through the forest atop Vail Mountain at our Nature Discovery Center location. Learn about the ecology and animal adaptations of this mountain environment. Come prepared to spend an hour outside with appropriate clothing, hiking shoes and water. All ages, FREE.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/nature-walks/

Recurring Event  Interpretive Nature Talk


Saturday, June 25, 2016 3:30 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Take your nature exploration on Vail Mountain to a new level by attending an interpretive nature talk. A Naturalist will present on a wide variety of topics so you will understand and enjoy Vail Mountain even more. All ages, FREE

Additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/interpretive-nature-talks/

Recurring Event  Live Music: Phil Long


Saturday, June 25, 2016 4:00 PM

Vail Chophouse - 675 Lionshead Place

For additional information: 970-477-0555

Recurring Event  Interpretive Nature Talk


Saturday, June 25, 2016 5:30 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Take your nature exploration on Vail Mountain to a new level by attending an interpretive nature talk. A Naturalist will present on a wide variety of topics so you will understand and enjoy Vail Mountain even more. All ages, FREE

Additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/interpretive-nature-talks/

  Bravo! Vail Music Festival: Academy of St Martin in the Fields


Saturday, June 25, 2016 6:00 PM

Hailed as one of the Top 10 "Can't Miss" Classical Musical Festivals in the US by NPR, Bravo! Vail is the only Festival in North America to host four world-renowned orchestras in a single season. In 2016, internationally acclaimed soloists join the New York Philharmonic, The Philadelphia Orchestra, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields featured in programs of the great classics, plus jazz and pops. Stellar chamber music artists, including members of resident orchestras, come together with musicians from our Young Professionals-in-Residence and Piano Fellows programs in an eclectic chamber music series.

For additional information: www.bravovail.org

  Vail Farmers' Market Farm to Table Dinner


Saturday, June 25, 2016 6:00 PM

Join Vail Farmers’ Market and local Chefs for a family style farm-to-table dinner series in beautiful Vail, Colorado.

Today’s Menu

Appetizer: Shawn Miller from Terra Bistro



Entrees & Sides: Guest Chefs from San Miguel, Vail’s sister city in Mexico



Dessert: Julian Smith from bōl

For tickets & additional information: http://www.vailfarmersmarket.com/farm-to-table/


Recurring Event  Evening Hike


Saturday, June 25, 2016 7:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Enjoy an evening hike on Vail Mountain as the sun starts to set and wildlife become more active. Learn about the habits of the crepuscular and nocturnal animals who make the mountains their home. Take in beautiful mountain views of the Gore and Sawatch Ranges at dusk. Most ages and abilities, FREE.

For additional information:  http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/vail-mountain-evening-hikes/

Recurring Event  Live Music: Brendan McKinney


Saturday, June 25, 2016 7:30 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

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

Recurring Event  Live Music: Scott Rednor Solo Acoustic


Saturday, June 25, 2016 8:00 PM

Shakedown Bar - 304 Bridge Street

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

Recurring Event  Live Music: Britt & Graham


Saturday, June 25, 2016 8:00 PM

Location: King's Club Lounge @ Sonnenalp Hotel

For additional information: www.kingsclubvail.com or 970-479-5429

Recurring Event  Stories in the Sky: Stargazing


Saturday, June 25, 2016 8:30 PM

Actual Start Time: 8:45pm

Location: Vail Nature Center – 601 Vail Valley Drive

From endless constellations, cascading shooting stars and full moons almost as bright as the sun, these are the realities in the mountains of Vail that should be experienced by all. Learn the constellation myths from different cultures and how to locate them in the sky. $10 per person.

 For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/stories-in-the-sky/

Recurring Event  Live Music: Dumm Friends League


Saturday, June 25, 2016 10:00 PM

Shakedown Bar - 304 Bridge Street

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

Recurring Event  Vail Lacrosse Shootout


Sunday, June 26, 2016 12:00 AM

Zenmasters (60 & Over): June 25th - 27th

Grandmasters (50 & over): June 25th - 27th

Supermasters (40 & over): June 25th - 28th

U19 Boys & Girls: June 26th - 29th

Elite Men & Women: June 30th - July 3rd

Masters Men (30 & over): July 1st - 3rd

Masters Women (29 & over): July 1st - 3rd

For additional information: www.vaillacrosse.com

Recurring Event  Vail Farmers' Market & Art Show


Sunday, June 26, 2016 10:00 AM

The Vail Farmers Market is entering its 15th year in Vail on Meadow Drive. The event started with a few tents and now has grown to over 135 tents for 16 Sundays of the summer. We have entertainment for everyone and bring people from all over to enjoy the Rocky Mountains on a Sunday. Enjoy strolling down East Meadow Drive in Vail while tasting treats from Colorado. Parking for the Market is at the Vail Village Parking or Lionshead Parking. The Market begins June 19th and goes through October 2th, 2016

For additional information: www.vailfarmersmarket.com

Recurring Event  Vail Arts Festival


Sunday, June 26, 2016 10:00 AM

A three-day celebration of over 80 artists showcasing digital art, drawing, fiber, glass, graphics and print making, metal works, wood, mixed media, ceramics, paintings, photography, sculpture, jewelry, and fashion all the while surrounded by the beauty and fresh air of Vail, CO

For additional information: www.vailartsfestival.com

Recurring Event  Senior Golf Clinic


Sunday, June 26, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Vail Golf Club

Still haven't perfected your game? Join us for some quality instruction that will get you closer.

The Vail Golf Club will once again offer Senior Clinics for those ages 50 and older. These clinics will be offered weekly and often fill up. Instruction will include tips on balance and motion, maintaining or adding distance, using the latest technology in clubs and balls, learning scoring shots around the green and more.

$25 per clinic

Call 970-479-2260 to sign up

Recurring Event  Creekside Nature Tour


Sunday, June 26, 2016 11:00 AM

Join us for a casual stroll along Vail’s streamside paths to the Vail Nature Center. Tours depart from the Walking Mountains Science Center booth at the Vail Farmers’ Market Sundays throughout the summer. All ages, donations accepted. This program is free and reservations are not required

 For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/vail-creekside-nature-tours/

Recurring Event  Nature Hike


Sunday, June 26, 2016 11:00 AM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Join a Naturalist for a gentle educational hike through the forest atop Vail Mountain at our Nature Discovery Center location. Learn about the ecology and animal adaptations of this mountain environment. Come prepared to spend an hour outside with appropriate clothing, hiking shoes and water. All ages, FREE.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/nature-walks/

Recurring Event  Vail Jazz @ The Market


Sunday, June 26, 2016 12:00 PM

Care for a little cool jazz with that hot tamale? Or how about a little hot jazz with that shaved ice? Maybe you’d prefer some spicy percussion to go with that succulent Palisade peach? Whatever catches your fancy at Vail’s famous Sunday Farmers’ Market, you’ll find the perfect complement at Vail Jazz @ The Market. A long-standing summer tradition, Vail Jazz @ The Market brings sounds from all over the world to the heart of Vail Village in the Jazz Tent on the Solaris Terrace — Brazilian, swing, blues, Latin, the American Songbook, and straight-ahead jazz. Whether you’re a serious listener… or a casual stroller seeking some shade in our open-air tent… you’ll love the musical treats. Dessert? Just stay for the second and third set! Free and luscious.

For additional information: www.vailjazz.org

Recurring Event  Interpretive Nature Talk


Sunday, June 26, 2016 1:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Take your nature exploration on Vail Mountain to a new level by attending an interpretive nature talk. A Naturalist will present on a wide variety of topics so you will understand and enjoy Vail Mountain even more. All ages, FREE

Additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/interpretive-nature-talks/




Recurring Event  Live Music: Texas Brandon


Sunday, June 26, 2016 1:00 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

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

Recurring Event  Creekside Nature Tour


Sunday, June 26, 2016 1:30 PM

Join us for a casual stroll along Vail’s streamside paths to the Vail Nature Center. Tours depart from the Walking Mountains Science Center booth at the Vail Farmers’ Market Sundays throughout the summer. All ages, donations accepted. This program is free and reservations are not required

 For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/vail-creekside-nature-tours/

Recurring Event  Nature Hike


Sunday, June 26, 2016 2:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Join a Naturalist for a gentle educational hike through the forest atop Vail Mountain at our Nature Discovery Center location. Learn about the ecology and animal adaptations of this mountain environment. Come prepared to spend an hour outside with appropriate clothing, hiking shoes and water. All ages, FREE.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/nature-walks/

Recurring Event  Interpretive Nature Talk


Sunday, June 26, 2016 3:30 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Take your nature exploration on Vail Mountain to a new level by attending an interpretive nature talk. A Naturalist will present on a wide variety of topics so you will understand and enjoy Vail Mountain even more. All ages, FREE

Additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/interpretive-nature-talks/

  Bravo! Vail Music Festival: Academy of St Martin in the Fields


Sunday, June 26, 2016 6:00 PM

Hailed as one of the Top 10 "Can't Miss" Classical Musical Festivals in the US by NPR, Bravo! Vail is the only Festival in North America to host four world-renowned orchestras in a single season. In 2016, internationally acclaimed soloists join the New York Philharmonic, The Philadelphia Orchestra, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields featured in programs of the great classics, plus jazz and pops. Stellar chamber music artists, including members of resident orchestras, come together with musicians from our Young Professionals-in-Residence and Piano Fellows programs in an eclectic chamber music series.

For additional information: www.bravovail.org

Recurring Event  Live Music: Britt & Graham


Sunday, June 26, 2016 8:00 PM

Location: King's Club Lounge @ Sonnenalp Hotel

For additional information: www.kingsclubvail.com or 970-479-5429

Recurring Event  Vail Lacrosse Shootout


Monday, June 27, 2016 12:00 AM

Zenmasters (60 & Over): June 25th - 27th

Grandmasters (50 & over): June 25th - 27th

Supermasters (40 & over): June 25th - 28th

U19 Boys & Girls: June 26th - 29th

Elite Men & Women: June 30th - July 3rd

Masters Men (30 & over): July 1st - 3rd

Masters Women (29 & over): July 1st - 3rd

For additional information: www.vaillacrosse.com

Recurring Event  Yoga in the Gardens


Monday, June 27, 2016 9:00 AM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens

Actual Time: 9:15am-10:30am

Connect with nature through Vinyasa yoga in Vail's most beautiful location.

Cost: $12/person

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

Recurring Event  Learn to Think Like a Trout: Fly Fishing for Kids


Monday, June 27, 2016 9:30 AM

Location: Vail Nature Center – 601 Vail Valley Drive

This unique fly fishing program provides information on stream ecology and entomology (study of insects), along with the basic skills of fly fishing. Most importantly it is about having fun near the water! Ages 8-13, $45/child.

 For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/learn-to-think-like-a-trout/

Recurring Event  Children's Art


Monday, June 27, 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 10 to 30 minutes during the times scheduled above. Drop-In: $5.

For Additional Information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Monday, June 27, 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. Cost: $5 studio fee and pottery starting at $5.

For Additional Information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Children's Learn & Grow


Monday, June 27, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens

Children’s activities are offered Monday -Thursday, 10-12 pm from mid-June through mid-August. Programs are intended for children ages 5 to 10 years old. Hands on crafts and guided activities teach children about various aspects of the natural world. Classes are drop in (no reservation necessary) and are located in the Children’s Garden amphitheater. A $5 donation is suggested.

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


Recurring Event  Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Guided Tour


Monday, June 27, 2016 10:30 AM

Take a tour with a knowledgeable docent and learn more about the gardens, the plants within it and the history. Allow about 45 mins to 1 hour.



Meet at the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center

Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 10:30 am

Recurring Event  Nature Hike


Monday, June 27, 2016 11:00 AM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Join a Naturalist for a gentle educational hike through the forest atop Vail Mountain at our Nature Discovery Center location. Learn about the ecology and animal adaptations of this mountain environment. Come prepared to spend an hour outside with appropriate clothing, hiking shoes and water. All ages, FREE.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/nature-walks/

Recurring Event  Wildflower Walk


Monday, June 27, 2016 11:30 AM

Location: Vail Nature Center – 601 Vail Valley Drive

Join Vail Nature Center staff on a leisurely one-hour walk through the woods and meadows to learn about the flowers that carpet the mountains, the conditions they need to thrive, and how they change throughout the season. All ages, $5 or $3 for VRD taxpayers.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/wildflower-walks/

Recurring Event  Interpretive Nature Talk


Monday, June 27, 2016 1:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Take your nature exploration on Vail Mountain to a new level by attending an interpretive nature talk. A Naturalist will present on a wide variety of topics so you will understand and enjoy Vail Mountain even more. All ages, FREE

Additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/interpretive-nature-talks/




Recurring Event  Nature Hike


Monday, June 27, 2016 2:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Join a Naturalist for a gentle educational hike through the forest atop Vail Mountain at our Nature Discovery Center location. Learn about the ecology and animal adaptations of this mountain environment. Come prepared to spend an hour outside with appropriate clothing, hiking shoes and water. All ages, FREE.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/nature-walks/

Recurring Event  Interpretive Nature Talk


Monday, June 27, 2016 3:30 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Take your nature exploration on Vail Mountain to a new level by attending an interpretive nature talk. A Naturalist will present on a wide variety of topics so you will understand and enjoy Vail Mountain even more. All ages, FREE

Additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/interpretive-nature-talks/

Recurring Event  Reading Buddies


Monday, June 27, 2016 4:30 PM

Children entering grades 1 - 3 are invited to read with volunteer teens in this program that enriches and supports both.  To register cpylman@vailgov.com. 

Recurring Event  Aikido


Monday, June 27, 2016 5:30 PM

Location: 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.

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  Basketball Open Gym


Monday, June 27, 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  Evening Beaver Pond Tour


Monday, June 27, 2016 7:00 PM

Location: Vail Nature Center – 601 Vail Valley Drive

Beavers are one of nature's most industrious creatures. Join us for educational activities followed by a drive to a beaver pond to observe an active lodge. All ages, $10/person. Please bring warm clothes and a flashlight.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/evening-beaver-pond-tours/

Recurring Event  Vail Lacrosse Shootout


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 12:00 AM

Zenmasters (60 & Over): June 25th - 27th

Grandmasters (50 & over): June 25th - 27th

Supermasters (40 & over): June 25th - 28th

U19 Boys & Girls: June 26th - 29th

Elite Men & Women: June 30th - July 3rd

Masters Men (30 & over): July 1st - 3rd

Masters Women (29 & over): July 1st - 3rd

For additional information: www.vaillacrosse.com

Recurring Event  Full-Day Backcountry Hike


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 7:00 AM

Location: Vail Nature Center – 601 Vail Valley Drive

Join Certified Interpretive Guides on treks to some of the most beautiful destinations in the Vail area! Hikers should come prepared to spend the day on the trail, including bringing lunch, rain gear, and plenty of water. Ages 16 +, $80/person or $75 for VRD taxpayers.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/vail-valley-backcountry-hikes/

Recurring Event  TRX Suspension Training


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 8:00 AM

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

Location: 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

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  Morning Bird Walk


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 9:00 AM

Location: Vail Nature Center -  601 Vail Valley Drive

Discover and learn about a breathtaking variety of local birds on a morning walk through the meadows and woods along Gore Creek. All ages, $5/person or $3 for VRD taxpayers

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/morning-bird-walks/

Recurring Event  Gentle Yoga


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 9:30 AM

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

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.

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  Skateboard Clinic


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Vail Skatepark, located at the bottom level of the Lionshead parking

TUESDAYS: June 14 to Aug. 9

10 a.m. to Noon

Ages 7 to 11

Learn to skateboard at the Vail Skatepark with instructors who will teach everything from basic skills and etiquette to perfecting a boardslide or kickflip. Skateboards and helmets are required, and wrist guards and knee pads are recommended. Private instruction is also available for $50 per hour and $10 each additional skater.

 

Non-Resident

VRD/Eagle County Student

1-Day

$25

$20

5-Day+

$20

$15

For additional information/registration:  http://vailrec.com/sports-activities/youth-sports/youth-activities-skateboarding

Recurring Event  Children's Learn & Grow


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens

Children’s activities are offered Monday -Thursday, 10-12 pm from mid-June through mid-August. Programs are intended for children ages 5 to 10 years old. Hands on crafts and guided activities teach children about various aspects of the natural world. Classes are drop in (no reservation necessary) and are located in the Children’s Garden amphitheater. A $5 donation is suggested.

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


Recurring Event  Story time - Babies


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 10:00 AM

Babiesfrom 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 playtogether in a literary environment.

Recurring Event  Children's Art


Tuesday, June 28, 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 10 to 30 minutes during the times scheduled above. Drop-In: $5.

For Additional Information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Tuesday, June 28, 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. Cost: $5 studio fee and pottery starting at $5.

For Additional Information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Nature Hike


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 11:00 AM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Join a Naturalist for a gentle educational hike through the forest atop Vail Mountain at our Nature Discovery Center location. Learn about the ecology and animal adaptations of this mountain environment. Come prepared to spend an hour outside with appropriate clothing, hiking shoes and water. All ages, FREE.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/nature-walks/

Recurring Event  Story time-Preschool


Tuesday, June 28, 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. Active participation is encouraged from everybody as children enjoy these pre-reading activities designed to be the building blocks for strong readers and students. This free event is interactive and educational.

Recurring Event  Interpretive Nature Talk


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 1:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Take your nature exploration on Vail Mountain to a new level by attending an interpretive nature talk. A Naturalist will present on a wide variety of topics so you will understand and enjoy Vail Mountain even more. All ages, FREE

Additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/interpretive-nature-talks/




  Summer Reading Program


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 1:00 PM

Smokey Bear will visit Summer reading today to share his fire prevention message and encourage us to get out into the parks.  Kids and Tweens separate activities to support the independent reading log and prizes, will  round out the program.

Recurring Event  Nature Hike


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 2:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Join a Naturalist for a gentle educational hike through the forest atop Vail Mountain at our Nature Discovery Center location. Learn about the ecology and animal adaptations of this mountain environment. Come prepared to spend an hour outside with appropriate clothing, hiking shoes and water. All ages, FREE.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/nature-walks/

Recurring Event  Tech Studio @ Vail Public Library


Tuesday, June 28, 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  Interpretive Nature Talk


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 3:30 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Take your nature exploration on Vail Mountain to a new level by attending an interpretive nature talk. A Naturalist will present on a wide variety of topics so you will understand and enjoy Vail Mountain even more. All ages, FREE

Additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/interpretive-nature-talks/

Recurring Event  Acroyoga


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 4:30 PM

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

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

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

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  Sam Adams Swing Hour


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 5:00 PM

Location: Vail Golf Club

This weekly program is limited to 16 people and includes unlimited range balls, two Sam Adams and instruction from the Vail Golf Club professional staff. A perfect opportunity to practice golf prior to the Tuesday night free concerts at the Ford Amphitheater. 

$25 per clinic

Call 970-479-2260 to sign up

  Healthy Lifestyle Series: Create freedom and Vibrancy in your Body


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 5:30 PM

In order to experience vitality, there are three key elements that form the foundation for a healthy, strong, vibrant body.  Join Vail Public Library and Laina Eskin, owner of Align Vail, for this dynamic workshop where you will learn the keys to creating optimal health and well being in your body, beyond what you have known before.  We will learn about the difference between movement and exercise and why movement is mandatory and exercise may be optional.  We will explore fundamental movements that our bodies were designed to do and learn how to set up the body for performing these movements with great success.

Laina Eskin, Physical Therapist, is the owner of Align Vail Movement Therapy Studio in Edwards, Colorado. Laina specializes in Corrective Movement Therapy, a method that evaluates the whole body in order to restore optimal and efficient movement.

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

Recurring Event  Hot Summer Nights Concert Series


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 6:30 PM

This annual free summer concert series is hosted at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater Tuesday evenings, starting June 14, 2016, throughout the summer months. All Hot Summer Nights Concerts take place Tuesdays at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater in Vail. New this year - join us for Hot Summer Happy Hour, starting at 4:30pm! Come to the amphitheater early and enjoy yard games, free music, and cheap beer from Crazy Mountain Brewery!

Tonight's Lineup: 40 oz to Freedom

For additional information: www.vvf.org

Recurring Event  Live Music: Texas Brandon


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 7:30 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

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

Recurring Event  Trivia Night


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 8:30 PM

Location: Vail Ale House - 2161 North Frontage Road

Trivia Night hosted by Geeks Who Drink.  Fun starts at 8:30pm.  Get your team together for a night of big fun, prizes and giveaways.  Social hour all night.

For additional information: 970-476-4314

  Live Music: Town Cavalry


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 9:00 PM

Shakedown Bar - 304 Bridge Street

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

Recurring Event  Vail Lacrosse Shootout


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 12:00 AM

Zenmasters (60 & Over): June 25th - 27th

Grandmasters (50 & over): June 25th - 27th

Supermasters (40 & over): June 25th - 28th

U19 Boys & Girls: June 26th - 29th

Elite Men & Women: June 30th - July 3rd

Masters Men (30 & over): July 1st - 3rd

Masters Women (29 & over): July 1st - 3rd

For additional information: www.vaillacrosse.com

Recurring Event  Full-Day Backcountry Hike


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 7:00 AM

Location: Vail Nature Center – 601 Vail Valley Drive

Join Certified Interpretive Guides on treks to some of the most beautiful destinations in the Vail area! Hikers should come prepared to spend the day on the trail, including bringing lunch, rain gear, and plenty of water. Ages 16 +, $80/person or $75 for VRD taxpayers.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/vail-valley-backcountry-hikes/

Recurring Event  Yoga in the Gardens


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 9:00 AM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens

Actual Time: 9:15am-10:30am

Connect with nature through Vinyasa yoga in Vail's most beautiful location.

Cost: $12/person

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

Recurring Event  Children's Art


Wednesday, June 29, 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 10 to 30 minutes during the times scheduled above. Drop-In: $5.

For Additional Information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Wednesday, June 29, 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. Cost: $5 studio fee and pottery starting at $5.

For Additional Information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Children's Learn & Grow


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens

Children’s activities are offered Monday -Thursday, 10-12 pm from mid-June through mid-August. Programs are intended for children ages 5 to 10 years old. Hands on crafts and guided activities teach children about various aspects of the natural world. Classes are drop in (no reservation necessary) and are located in the Children’s Garden amphitheater. A $5 donation is suggested.

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


Recurring Event  Story time - Toddlers


Wednesday, June 29, 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. This free event is interactive and educational.

Recurring Event  Art Walk


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 11:00 AM

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  Nature Hike


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 11:00 AM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Join a Naturalist for a gentle educational hike through the forest atop Vail Mountain at our Nature Discovery Center location. Learn about the ecology and animal adaptations of this mountain environment. Come prepared to spend an hour outside with appropriate clothing, hiking shoes and water. All ages, FREE.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/nature-walks/

Recurring Event  Story time - Preschool


Wednesday, June 29, 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. Active participation is encouraged from everybody as children enjoy these pre-reading activities designed to be the building blocks for strong readers and students. This free event is interactive and educational.

Recurring Event  Gentle Yoga @ your library


Wednesday, June 29, 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. We have a limited supply of mats.

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

Recurring Event  Wildflower Walk


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 11:30 AM

Location: Vail Nature Center – 601 Vail Valley Drive

Join Vail Nature Center staff on a leisurely one-hour walk through the woods and meadows to learn about the flowers that carpet the mountains, the conditions they need to thrive, and how they change throughout the season. All ages, $5 or $3 for VRD taxpayers.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/wildflower-walks/

  Bluegrass in the Garden: Everyone Orchestra


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 1:00 PM

Vail Summer Bluegrass Series has teamed up with the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens to present Bluegrass in the Gardens. This truly unique experience will bring the Vail Bluegrass bands to the Gardens in an intimate, unplugged setting.

For more information, visit www.BettyFordAlpineGardens.org, email info@bettyfordalpinegardens.org or call 970-476-0103.

Recurring Event  Interpretive Nature Talk


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 1:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Take your nature exploration on Vail Mountain to a new level by attending an interpretive nature talk. A Naturalist will present on a wide variety of topics so you will understand and enjoy Vail Mountain even more. All ages, FREE

Additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/interpretive-nature-talks/




Recurring Event  Bluegrass in the Gardens


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 1:00 PM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center Rooftop Terrace

The Vail Summer Bluegrass Series has teamed up with the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens to present Bluegrass in the Gardens. This truly unique experience will bring the Vail Bluegrass bands to the Gardens in an intimate, unplugged setting.

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

Recurring Event  Nature Hike


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 2:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Join a Naturalist for a gentle educational hike through the forest atop Vail Mountain at our Nature Discovery Center location. Learn about the ecology and animal adaptations of this mountain environment. Come prepared to spend an hour outside with appropriate clothing, hiking shoes and water. All ages, FREE.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/nature-walks/

Recurring Event  Interpretive Nature Talk


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 3:30 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Take your nature exploration on Vail Mountain to a new level by attending an interpretive nature talk. A Naturalist will present on a wide variety of topics so you will understand and enjoy Vail Mountain even more. All ages, FREE

Additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/interpretive-nature-talks/

Recurring Event  Tech Studio @ Vail Public Library


Wednesday, June 29, 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  Aikido


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 5:30 PM

Location: 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.

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

  Bravo! Vail Music Festival: Dallas Symphony Orchestra


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 6:00 PM

Hailed as one of the Top 10 "Can't Miss" Classical Musical Festivals in the US by NPR, Bravo! Vail is the only Festival in North America to host four world-renowned orchestras in a single season. In 2016, internationally acclaimed soloists join the New York Philharmonic, The Philadelphia Orchestra, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields featured in programs of the great classics, plus jazz and pops. Stellar chamber music artists, including members of resident orchestras, come together with musicians from our Young Professionals-in-Residence and Piano Fellows programs in an eclectic chamber music series.

For additional information: www.bravovail.org

Recurring Event  Vail Summer Bluegrass Concert Series


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 6:00 PM

The Vail Summer Bluegrass Series is four free live bluegrass concerts. Each individual concert boasts national-level, award-winning talent and have proven to draw crowds from the Vail region, as well as visiting guests from around the world. To support our headlining talent, we have made it a priority to feature local and regional bands as well.

For schedule and additional information: www.vailbluegrass.com

Recurring Event  S'Mores & More: Family Campfire Program


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 7:00 PM

Location: Vail Nature Center – 601 Vail Valley Drive

A warm campfire, exciting stories of woodland adventures and the sweet smell of roasting marshmallows fill this family program at the Vail Nature Center. All ages, $10 per person. Please bring clothes appropriate for mountain evening weather.

 For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/smores-and-more/

  Live Music: Brendan McKinney


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 7:30 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

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

Recurring Event  Live Music: Ron Hardy


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:00 PM

Location: King's Club Lounge @ Sonnenalp Hotel

For additional information: www.kingsclubvail.com or 970-479-5429


  Live Music: Dave Tucker


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 9:00 PM

Shakedown Bar - 304 Bridge Street

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

Recurring Event  Vail Lacrosse Shootout


Thursday, June 30, 2016 12:00 AM

Zenmasters (60 & Over): June 25th - 27th

Grandmasters (50 & over): June 25th - 27th

Supermasters (40 & over): June 25th - 28th

U19 Boys & Girls: June 26th - 29th

Elite Men & Women: June 30th - July 3rd

Masters Men (30 & over): July 1st - 3rd

Masters Women (29 & over): July 1st - 3rd

For additional information: www.vaillacrosse.com

Recurring Event  TRX Suspension Training


Thursday, June 30, 2016 8:00 AM

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

Location: 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

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  Family Hike


Thursday, June 30, 2016 9:00 AM

Location: Vail Nature Center - 601 Vail Valley Drive

Join Certified Interpretive Guides on treks to some of the most beautiful destinations in the Vail area! Family hikes are at a more casual pace and are fun for the whole family. Hikers should come prepared to spend the day on the trail, including bringing lunch, rain gear, and plenty of water. Ages 8+ $30/person or $25 for VRD taxpayers.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/vail-valley-backcountry-hikes/

Recurring Event  Morning Bird Walk


Thursday, June 30, 2016 9:00 AM

Location: Vail Nature Center -  601 Vail Valley Drive

Discover and learn about a breathtaking variety of local birds on a morning walk through the meadows and woods along Gore Creek. All ages, $5/person or $3 for VRD taxpayers

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/morning-bird-walks/

Recurring Event  Gentle Yoga


Thursday, June 30, 2016 9:30 AM

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

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.

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  Children's Learn & Grow


Thursday, June 30, 2016 10:00 AM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens

Children’s activities are offered Monday -Thursday, 10-12 pm from mid-June through mid-August. Programs are intended for children ages 5 to 10 years old. Hands on crafts and guided activities teach children about various aspects of the natural world. Classes are drop in (no reservation necessary) and are located in the Children’s Garden amphitheater. A $5 donation is suggested.

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


Recurring Event  Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Guided Tour


Thursday, June 30, 2016 10:30 AM

Take a tour with a knowledgeable docent and learn more about the gardens, the plants within it and the history. Allow about 45 mins to 1 hour.



Meet at the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center

Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 10:30 am

Recurring Event  Children's Art


Thursday, June 30, 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 10 to 30 minutes during the times scheduled above. Drop-In: $5.

For Additional Information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Thursday, June 30, 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. Cost: $5 studio fee and pottery starting at $5.

For Additional Information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Nature Hike


Thursday, June 30, 2016 11:00 AM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Join a Naturalist for a gentle educational hike through the forest atop Vail Mountain at our Nature Discovery Center location. Learn about the ecology and animal adaptations of this mountain environment. Come prepared to spend an hour outside with appropriate clothing, hiking shoes and water. All ages, FREE.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/nature-walks/

Recurring Event  Interpretive Nature Talk


Thursday, June 30, 2016 1:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Take your nature exploration on Vail Mountain to a new level by attending an interpretive nature talk. A Naturalist will present on a wide variety of topics so you will understand and enjoy Vail Mountain even more. All ages, FREE

Additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/interpretive-nature-talks/




Recurring Event  Nature Hike


Thursday, June 30, 2016 2:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Join a Naturalist for a gentle educational hike through the forest atop Vail Mountain at our Nature Discovery Center location. Learn about the ecology and animal adaptations of this mountain environment. Come prepared to spend an hour outside with appropriate clothing, hiking shoes and water. All ages, FREE.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/nature-walks/

Recurring Event  Interpretive Nature Talk


Thursday, June 30, 2016 3:30 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Take your nature exploration on Vail Mountain to a new level by attending an interpretive nature talk. A Naturalist will present on a wide variety of topics so you will understand and enjoy Vail Mountain even more. All ages, FREE

Additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/interpretive-nature-talks/

Recurring Event  Ladies, Lessons & Libations


Thursday, June 30, 2016 5:30 PM

Location: Vail Golf Club

We reserve this one for you ladies. Come out and enjoy a drink with friends, with quality golf instruction catered specifically to you.

Each class is limited to 16 women and offers a variety of instruction about all aspects of the game, equipment needs and course management, all the while creating an enjoyable atmosphere for women to meet others who share their interest in golf. 

$25 per clinic

Call 970-479-2260 to sign up

Recurring Event  Interpretive Nature Talk


Thursday, June 30, 2016 5:30 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Take your nature exploration on Vail Mountain to a new level by attending an interpretive nature talk. A Naturalist will present on a wide variety of topics so you will understand and enjoy Vail Mountain even more. All ages, FREE

Additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/interpretive-nature-talks/

  Common Cents for Colorado Seminar #4: Common Investment Types


Thursday, June 30, 2016 5:30 PM

­­­­­­­­­Vail Public Library will once again present a five-part series of financial literacy classes this summer as part of the Common Cents for Colorado program. Common Cents for Colorado consists of a series of educational workshops designed to teach the basics of financial literacy. Workshop sessions cover the fundamental concepts used in personal money management, budgeting, and financial planning for the future. Program development was made possible by a grant from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation through Smart Investing@your library®, a partnership with the American Library Association.

*Seminar #1:  6/9/16 – Goal Setting and Financial Planning: This class centers on basic money management skills such as creating a budget, calculating your net worth, and setting realistic savings goals.

* Seminar #2: 6/16/16 – Key Investment Concepts: The topic is investment terminology that is central to understanding the world of investing. Risk/reward, diversification, total return, and allocation are a few of the terms that will be discussed and applied to personal investing.

*Seminar #3:  6/23/16 – Retirement Savings Vehicles: This class will cover the many ways individuals can use tax-advantaged investing to protect their long-term savings, especially as they plan for their retirement.

*Seminar #4:  6/30/16 – Common Investment Types: This workshop centers on a thorough, but easily understood, discussion of cash, stocks, and bonds, which are the core investment types that most people include in their investment portfolio.

* Seminar #5: 7/7/16 – Managing Money During Retirement: All of the concepts from prior classes are brought together as the discussion centers on how to use this knowledge to make certain financial assets last throughout the happy, relaxing retirement years.

 

Recurring Event  Evening Beaver Pond Tour


Thursday, June 30, 2016 7:00 PM

Location: Vail Nature Center – 601 Vail Valley Drive

Beavers are one of nature's most industrious creatures. Join us for educational activities followed by a drive to a beaver pond to observe an active lodge. All ages, $10/person. Please bring warm clothes and a flashlight.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/evening-beaver-pond-tours/

Recurring Event  Evening Hike


Thursday, June 30, 2016 7:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Enjoy an evening hike on Vail Mountain as the sun starts to set and wildlife become more active. Learn about the habits of the crepuscular and nocturnal animals who make the mountains their home. Take in beautiful mountain views of the Gore and Sawatch Ranges at dusk. Most ages and abilities, FREE.

For additional information:  http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/vail-mountain-evening-hikes/

Recurring Event  Live Music: Brendan McKinney


Thursday, June 30, 2016 7:30 PM

The Red Lion - 304 Bridge Street

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

Recurring Event  Live Music: Erik Hjelt


Thursday, June 30, 2016 8:00 PM

Location: King's Club Lounge @ Sonnenalp Hotel

For additional information: www.kingsclubvail.com or 970-479-5429


Recurring Event  Live Music: Scott Rednor


Thursday, June 30, 2016 9:00 PM

Shakedown Bar - 304 Bridge Street

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

Recurring Event  Vail Lacrosse Shootout


Friday, July 1, 2016 12:00 AM

Zenmasters (60 & Over): June 25th - 27th

Grandmasters (50 & over): June 25th - 27th

Supermasters (40 & over): June 25th - 28th

U19 Boys & Girls: June 26th - 29th

Elite Men & Women: June 30th - July 3rd

Masters Men (30 & over): July 1st - 3rd

Masters Women (29 & over): July 1st - 3rd

For additional information: www.vaillacrosse.com

Recurring Event  Full-Day Backcountry Hike


Friday, July 1, 2016 7:00 AM

Location: Vail Nature Center – 601 Vail Valley Drive

Join Certified Interpretive Guides on treks to some of the most beautiful destinations in the Vail area! Hikers should come prepared to spend the day on the trail, including bringing lunch, rain gear, and plenty of water. Ages 16 +, $80/person or $75 for VRD taxpayers.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/vail-valley-backcountry-hikes/

Recurring Event  Yoga in the Gardens


Friday, July 1, 2016 9:00 AM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens

Actual Time: 9:15am-10:30am

Connect with nature through Vinyasa yoga in Vail's most beautiful location.

Cost: $12/person

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

Recurring Event  Art in Nature


Friday, July 1, 2016 9:30 AM

Location: Vail Nature Center – 601 Vail Valley Drive

Art is all around us! These classes will engage young artists of all skill levels with the natural world while helping them appreciate art and nature in a whole new way. Art in Nature takes place outside at the Vail Nature Center. Materials included. Ages 6-13. $45/child

 For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/art-in-nature/

Recurring Event  Children's Art


Friday, July 1, 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 10 to 30 minutes during the times scheduled above. Drop-In: $5.

For Additional Information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Paint Your Own Pottery


Friday, July 1, 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. Cost: $5 studio fee and pottery starting at $5.

For Additional Information: 970-479-2292 or www.vailrec.com

Recurring Event  Nature Hike


Friday, July 1, 2016 11:00 AM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Join a Naturalist for a gentle educational hike through the forest atop Vail Mountain at our Nature Discovery Center location. Learn about the ecology and animal adaptations of this mountain environment. Come prepared to spend an hour outside with appropriate clothing, hiking shoes and water. All ages, FREE.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/nature-walks/

Recurring Event  Wildflower Walk


Friday, July 1, 2016 11:30 AM

Location: Vail Nature Center – 601 Vail Valley Drive

Join Vail Nature Center staff on a leisurely one-hour walk through the woods and meadows to learn about the flowers that carpet the mountains, the conditions they need to thrive, and how they change throughout the season. All ages, $5 or $3 for VRD taxpayers.

For additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/wildflower-walks/

Recurring Event  Colorado Ski Museum Guided Tour


Friday, July 1, 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  Interpretive Nature Talk


Friday, July 1, 2016 1:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

Take your nature exploration on Vail Mountain to a new level by attending an interpretive nature talk. A Naturalist will present on a wide variety of topics so you will understand and enjoy Vail Mountain even more. All ages, FREE

Additional information: http://www.walkingmountains.org/project/interpretive-nature-talks/




Recurring Event  Historic Vail Village Walking Tour


Friday, July 1, 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

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