Activities Blog

Snowdays! 2017

Vail Snow Days, otherwise known as the signature kick-off event to the 2017-18 ski and snowboard season, returns this December 8 – 10, 2017. Over the course of three days, Vail welcomes guests and locals alike to revel in free live music, wellness and transformation opportunities, family-friendly happenings, a sponsor expo village and so much more.

Free Concert Saturday, December 9th, presented by Bud Light
Solaris in Vail Village
The Greyboy Allstars
Eminence Ensemble


Free Mountaintop Yoga
Eagle’s Nest at top of Eagle Bahn Gondola

9am upload Eagle Bahn Gondola

9:30am class start time (1-hour class)

Free to participate. Must have a valid lift ticket.


Bring your yoga mat and bottle of water

Session takes place on 3rd level of Eagle’s Nest

Going straight to ski/board after yoga? Lockers available for $6/day

Michelob Ultra to provide swag and free beer voucher for The Tavern at the Arrabelle later that day (for those 21+ years of age)

Guided Snowshoe Tour
Golden Peak, 3:30pm


Snowshoe across the base of Vail Mountain from Golden Peak to Lionshead with our Pros from the Vail Nordic School. Your guide will talk about flora, fauna, local area history and more.

Route: 1.5 miles from Golden Peak to Lionshead
Time: Meet at 3:30pm at Golden Peak Nordic Desk located off the lobby of Larkspur Restaurant in Golden Peak. Snowshoe from 4-5pm
Age: Recommended for ages 14 and above
What to Bring: Snowshoes provided. Wear warm clothes and boots
RSVP: Call 754-4390. Space is limited to the first 50 to RSVP

After your snowshoe, warm up in Lionshead Village. Visit a restaurant like Tavern on the Square for a warm drink and delicious food. Are you a season passholder? On Friday, December 8th only, flash your pass at The Tavern on the Sqaure at The Arrabelle happy hour from 3-6pm and enjoy a Buy 1-Get 1 Free drink.

Aprés Parties

3pm-6pm: Aprés Party at The Tavern on Vail Square at The Arrabelle in Lionshead with live music. Passholders, flash your pass and get buy-1/get-1 Bud Light draft.



Sponsor Expo Village
Lionshead Village, 8:30am – 3:30pm

Family Skating ‘n S’mores
The Arrabelle at Vail Square Ice Rink in Lionshead, 4pm-5:30pm
Enjoy free ice skating and s’mores roasting at The Arrabelle at Vail Square Ice Rink

3pm-6pm: Aprés Party at The Tavern on Vail Square at The Arrabelle in Lionshead. Full live band featuring Mr. Brent Gordon and Friends.

Free concert presented by Bud Light
The Greyboy Allstars
Opener: Eminence Ensemble

Solaris in Vail Village
3pm: Après offerings
5:30pm: Venue opens
6pm: Free Concert starts


Sponsor Expo Village
Lionshead Village, 8:30am – 3:30pm


For more info CLICK HERE