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Vail Holidays

The winter holidays are a magical time of year in Vail, with complimentary outdoor, socially distanced programs and activities for all ages

The Vail Holiday festivities start early December and last through New Year’s Eve. There is something for all ages and with a mix of stay-in family experiences and small celebrations with the utmost safety in mind.

All events below are subject to change due to COVID 19 restrictions:

schedule below

 

tree lighting

Sunday, December 12, Seibert Square, Vail Village, 5pm

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outdoor ice shows

December 18 & 26, Solaris Ice Rink, Vail Village

Come see a 20-minute skating exhibition of Champions at 5pm and 6pm
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15th Annual Winterfest

Sunday, December 19, Gore Creek Promenade, Vail Village

Continue celebrating winter in vail with the kickoff of winter in Vail with the Ice installation and lantern display presentation

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Holiday LANTERN WALK

Sunday, December 19, Gore Creek Promenade, Vail Village
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Magic of lights vail

November 19, 2021 – January 2, 2022

Enjoy a unique, outdoor winter lighting walkthrough experience

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vail apres

Listen as bells ring daily at 4pm and look out for small traveling musicians around town on select days.

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Silent disco

December 22 & December 31

Enjoy some tunes and dance to your own beat!

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vail ice skating spectacular

Thursday, December 23, Dobson Arena

This 90 minute, high energy, ticketed show features 2 Olympians, Team USA and Seasoned Ice Skating Professionals.

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Astronomy nights

December 23  December 30

Enjoy the Colorado night sky with our professional astronomer!

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10th mountain parade

Wednesday, December 29

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New Years Eve torchlight PARADE & Fireworks

Look to the mountain and sky on New Years Eve for our torchlight parade down the mountain and fireworks show.
Friday, December 31

 

Create your own vail ornament

Starting November 18th

Free craft while supplies last.  Pick up at Lionshead or Vail Village Welcome Centers

  • Open Daily 9:00am – 5:00pm

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