Vail Valley Festivals

Hot Summer Nights

The Vail Valley hosts a multitude of music and food festivals throughout the summer. A wide range of musical genres is a feast for the ears, including classic, bluegrass and jazz music festivals. Celebrate the wild west in the beautiful rockies with rodeos, BBQs and firework shows throughout the summer.

Blues Brews & BBQs

The annual Blues Brews and BBQ's kicks off summer in the mountains, where top barbecue chefs from around the state join local chefs in serving up delicious barbecue followed by a beer tasting and live music all weekend long.

Culinary Demonstrations

Beaver Creek hosts free culinary demonstrations at the Culinary Experience tent in Beaver Creek Plaza on the weekends and chefs from local restaurants teach guests how to bring home flavors of the Valley. Demos take place at 5:00pm on Fridays and Saturdays and during Beaver Creek's signature festivals, 3 demos are offered per day at 12:00, 1:30, and 3:00.

Movies Under the Stars

As the sun sets in Beaver Creek, bring your family for a night under the stars and a enjoy a family-friendly movie on the back lawn by McCoy's at approximately 8:15pm. Concessions will be available, but be sure to bring your own lawn chairs and blankets.

Oktoberfest in the Vail Valley

Munich comes to the Vail Valley for 3 weeks towards the end of August and the first two weekends in September (2015 dates to be announced). Enjoy Bavarian fun with live music, brats, beer tastings, beer garden and kids funzone in Vail, Lionshead and Beaver Creek

Beaver Creek German Auto Festival

Auto enthusiasts gather in Beaver Creek to celebrate design, quality, history and engineering in german automotives. Driving shows depart from Beaver Creek Village and follow with an auto show in Beaver Creek. The show includes awards in Display Class, Street Class and Full Concour Class. Food and beverage is available for purchase and compementary automotive lectures in the Village.