Spring is actually a wonderful time to visit Vail, Colorado. The place is not just popular for ski resorts but the fun happening on the side as well. Following is a quick list Spring events that you can enjoy here.
Number 1. Carnivail – this event is celebrated on February 25 to 26. The Vail has its own version of Mardi Gras which they call as Carnivail. As a matter of fact, this is one of the events expected by the locals especially the mini-parties, parade, apr?s specials, live music and so on. 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. Expect known names and highly regarded personalities to show up and compete. So, if this is your first time watching a snowboarding competition, then you will surely be surprised and amazed at the level of skill these people have. It’s not just exhilarating to experience but also, it’ll pump up your adrenaline.
Of course, this would not be a premier snowboarding event without any form of entertainment. Every night during the US Open, there’ll be free musical performance, fun activities as well as events for all ages such as the annual Chill fundraiser, broomball tournament, kids learn-to-ride Riglet park, closing party at the Dobson Ice Arena and daily apr?s specials.
Number 3. Pink Vail – happening in Vail, Colorado every 25th of March. There are lots of people who are suffering from cancer worldwide and many good people are raising funds for a cure to it. At Vail, they use the ski day to fundraise for the local Shaw Cancer Center. The truth is, the Pink Vail is a fundraiser event that is able to able to generate 3,000 people or even more dressed in pink on Vail Mountain for the whole day with some live music, costume contests, deck parties and many 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 such unique services, it can drastically create a huge impact on the quality of life of the patient.
If you want to have a great time enjoying events in Vail, Colorado while helping others as well, this is one event that you must look forward to.