Spring is actually a wonderful time to visit Vail, Colorado. Not only for its famous ski resorts but also, the fun that happens on the side. Following is a quick list Spring events that you can enjoy here.
Number 1. Carnivail – this is celebrated on February 25 to 26. Vail actually has its own Mardi Gras celebration referred to as the Carnivail! This is what many people are expecting with like the mini parties on the mountain and around Vail, the live music, parade coupled with apr?s specials as well as crawfish boil. The festivities begin at noon all the way to 6 pm but wait later at night and expect more parties.
Number 2. Burton US open snowboarding championships – after Carnivail, it is immediately followed by Gold Peak on Vail Mountain that starts from February 27 to March 4. Most of the world’s top professionals both halfpipe and slopestyle will be there to compete. You will be surprised and amazed at the skill that these people have if you have never watched a snowboarding competition before. It’s quite exciting to watch while quite exhilarating to experience.
Of course, it is the entertainments available that made this snowboarding event to be highly anticipated. Every night during US Open, there are free musical performance, fun activities and events for all ages like the kids learn-to-ride Riglet park, annual Chill fundraiser, closing party at the Dobson Ice Arena, daily apr?s specials and broomball tournament.
Number 3. Pink Vail – happening in Vail, Colorado every 25th of March. So many individuals are affected by cancer globally, people are raising funds to find a cure. At Vail, they use the ski day to fundraise for the local Shaw Cancer Center. As a matter of fact, the Pink Vail is a fundraiser event that attracts 3000 people or more dressed in pink on the Vail Mountain for the entire day with deck parties, costume contests, live music and a lot more.
All proceeds from Pink Vail event go straight to the patients admitted at Shaw Regional Cancer Center through patient care improvement and at the same time, for funding the Spirit of Survival program. This is providing patients the opportunity to get emotional support, exercise training, nutrition coaching, outdoor adventures, massage, acupuncture and many more, for free! With these unique services, it can create a massive impact on the patient’s quality of life.
This is one of the events you should look forward to if you wish to enjoy events in Vail, Colorado while having a great time.