What’s Happening in the Vail Valley: Summer 2022

May 3, 2022
Local Real Estate Market in Vail

While the Vail, Colorado area is often thought of as a winter destination, it’s summertime that keeps us here all year round. From Vail to Gypsum, the entire valley is packed with fun events and holiday celebrations during the summer. We rounded up a bunch of our favorite Vail Valley Summer events, including Fourth of July events, to help you plan your Colorado summer.

Vail Valley Events Summer 2022:

Hot Summer Nights

Hot Summer Nights is a free concert series taking place every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater.

Vail Comedy Festival

May 27-29, 2022

The Vail Comedy Festival hosts over 30 comedians for Memorial Day weekend. Headliners include comedies from The Comedy Cellar, Netflix, HBO, CBS, and NBC. This festival is known for having sold-out shows so buy your tickets early.

Eagle Block Party

June 3-5, 2022

The mountain town of Eagle will be hosting an all-ages street festival. Each day will be filled with live music on multiple different stages. This is the perfect party to kick off the summer with 13 bands playing, food booths, and craft venters.

GoPro Mountain Games

June 7-12, 2022

The GoPro Mountain Games take place in Vail and include adventure sports competitions, concerts, and art displays. The games are perfect for athletes, artists, families, and spectators alike. The 2022 GoPro Mountain Games have already been scheduled for June 7-12.

Vail Craft Beer Classic

June 17-18, 2022

Think beer dinners and downhill mountain biking with brewers at the Vail Craft Beer Classic. Colorado is known for its craft breweries, and many of them are sponsors of this unique event.

Vail Arts Festival

June 17-19, 2022

Get to know over 60 artists from 22 different states right in Lionshead Village. The Vail Arts Festival is family-friendly and features all genres, from painting and printmaking to sculpture and jewelry.

Bravo! Vail

June 23 – August 4, 2022

Bravo! Vail brings renowned orchestras to Vail during the summer season. Other concerts include the chamber music series, Classically Uncorked, and Bravo! Vail After Dark takes place as well.

Eagle Flight Days

June 24-25, 2022

Eagle Flight Days is a fun annual celebration at Eagle Town Park. The event includes a parade, Splash of Color Fun Run, concerts, kid zone, silent disco, and more. Flight Days is a great way to get to know the Eagle community!

Eagle County Fair & Rodeo

July 25-30, 2022

The annual event includes a professional rodeo, concerts, livestock, and exhibits. Rodeo events, which take place at the Eagle County Fairgrounds, include bull riding, barrel racing, bareback riding, team roping, and more.

Vail Dance Festival

July 29 – August 9, 2022

The two-week Vail Dance Festival, established in 1989, features some of the world’s foremost performers and ballets. Performances take place at the Vilar Performing Arts Center, Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, and the Avon Performance Pavilion.

Independence Day Events

Fourth of July Mountain View Vail Colorado - Flags and flowers in garden with views of Gore Range mountains, Vail, Colorado USA.

Vail America Days

Start the day with a parade from Golden Peak to Lionshead, then watch the new drone show at Golden Peak around 9:30 p.m.

Gypsum 4th of July Celebration

Enjoy live music starting at 7 p.m. at the outdoor Lundgren Amphitheater Field in Gypsum, with a drone show following at dusk.

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