Three Reasons Why Vail Is A Top Summer Destination

There’s more to the area than snow and skiing.

Winter isn’t the only time you should consider visiting Vail. Where the destination may be most renown for its powdery slopes and lively apres scene, below are three reasons why you should visit Vail in the summer. 

Cultural Events
In the summer, there’s plenty of cool festivals and events to fill your social calendar. Among the most popular ones are the Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival, Vail International Dance Festival, and the Vail Jazz Festival. Nearby at Beaver Creek, the Vilar Performing Arts Center hosts top-notch entertainment and live acts. 

Outdoor Activities
What packs in the tourists come winter also applies in the summer. The natural, rugged beauty is impossible to beat, so spend some time in the great outdoors on a world-class hike, bike trail, golf course, or tennis court. You can even go river rafting, if you prefer to be on the water.

The local area also happens turns out an incredible bounty of pristine produce, meat, and other delicacies, so be sure to visit the Vail Farmers’ Market and Art Show and Minturn Market. In addition to fresh food, you can also pick up locally-made art and crafts.


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