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Not To Miss Fall Events

Fall is a beautiful time to visit Vail, with crisp and comfortable temperatures, stunning fall foliage and a full calendar of unique events, make Vail your destination this fall!

Vail Farmers’ Market & Art Show – Sundays, June 19 through October 2
The largest Farmers’ Market in Colorado (over 140 vendors) continues every Sunday through October 3!  Enjoy strolling down East Meadow Drive in Vail while tasting treats from 40 Colorado food vendors, sourcing local produce (think peaches and corn!) from Colorado farms, exploring local and regional art and enjoying entertainment for everyone.

The Vail Jazz Party – Sept.1 – 5
The Vail Jazz Party concludes the summer-long Vail Jazz Festival Labor Day weekend, Sept. 1 – 5. Check back for more details and the full lineup soon.

Vail Oktoberfest – Sept. 9 – 11, Sept. 16 – 18
Complemented by the European flair and the gorgeous mountain backdrops, Vail Oktoberfest™ returns for two full weekends of Bavarian fun. Festival guests will enjoy classic Bavarian fare, including brats, schnitzel sandwiches, spaetzle, pretzels and more. No Oktoberfest celebration would be complete without authentic Oktoberfest beer. Vail Oktoberfest™ is proud to serve Spaten, one of the six breweries allowed to serve during festivities in Munich.  Lionshead Village: September 9-11, 2022 and Vail Village: September 16-18, 2022

Vail Automotive Classic – Sept. 16 – 18
Since 2009, the Vail Automotive Classic draws a diverse group of automotive enthusiasts from across the United States and Canada. Entries range from contemporary supercars and sports cars to vintage collector cars and motorcycles.

Taste of Vail, Fall Food & Wine Classic – Sept. 23 – 26
This three-day event offers a beautiful fall setting for seminars, tastings, and camaraderie. Signature events include the Grand Tasting, Mountaintop Picnic, Lamb Cook-Off, and Debut of Rosé. Make time for smaller seminars and tastings with world-renowned wineries and chefs. Pre-purchase tickets to signature events, seminars and more!

Culinary Events in VailVail Restaurant Week –  October 1 – 10
Vail Restaurant Week is an opportunity to enjoy Vail’s world-class restaurants at an unbelievable price point, with dining specials starting at just $20.22. Participating restaurants showcase the incredible and diverse culinary offerings available throughout Vail, taking dining to new heights… literally! Plus, each bite will be perfectly paired with spectacular autumn views and stunning mountain backdrops. Check back for participating restaurants and make your reservations for this culinary celebration early.




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*Note:  Several events have implemented vaccination policies by requiring proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test. Please visit events’ websites frequently for updated policies.