Concerts & Festivals

The sound of extraordinary concerts all year long rings throughout the Vail Valley! Discover a number of opportunities from the Gerald Ford Amphitheatre to the Vilar Performing Arts Center in Beaver Creek to experience a variety of genres from jazz to rock and classical.

Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival

Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival

Each Summer, Bravo! Vail hosts Vail`s music festival and again this year features three of the world`s finest orchestras. The Dallas Symphony Orchestra, The Philadelphia Orchestra, and the New York Philharmonic will take up residence in Vail, and featured in programs of the great classics, plus jazz and pops. In addition, world-renowned chamber music artists perform a diverse and eclectic chamber music series. As stewards of extraordinary orchestral and chamber music in the Vail Valley, Bravo! Vail is proud to continue the tradition of providing the very best music entertainment.
Location: 2271 North Frontage Rd W, Vail, CO 81657
Phone: (970) 827-5700
Gerald R Ford Amphitheater

Gerald R Ford Amphitheater

A spectacular outdoor venue that seats 1,260 guests in covered seating and an additional 1,300 on its expansive grassy hillside with a breathtaking view of the Rocky Mountains. [email protected]
Location: Adjacent to the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens and Ford Park.
Toll Free: 845.TIXS(8497)
Hot Summer Nights Free Concert Series

Hot Summer Nights Free Concert Series

This annual free summer concert series is hosted at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater Tuesday evenings, throughout the summer months.
Location: Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater in Vail
Vail Oktoberfest

Vail Oktoberfest

Vail`s celebration of delicious beer, great music and the Autumn season comes together this September during the annual Vail Oktoberfest in Vail Village. The joyous atmosphere of Vail Oktoberfest is complemented by all the European flair of Vail and the gorgeous mountain backdrops. Bring your family and friends. These events cover two full weekends of Bavarian fun including the return of many crowd favorites like the Bratwurst Eating Contests and Keg Bowling. Vail Oktoberfest is a family affair, with events and activities for both adults and kids alike. The event is free and open to the public.
Location: Vail Village
Vail Jazz Festival

Vail Jazz Festival

Peformances range from free outdoor concerts featuring regional and national jazz favorites, to our Labor Day Weekend Party, which draws exceptional musical talent and jazz aficionados from around the country and around the globe. Whether you prefer to listen to jazz while relaxing under a sunny Rocky Mountain sky, or to get down with the musicians themselves, the Vail Jazz Festival offers something for everyone. Vail Jazz hosts a Winter Jazz Series, too.
Location: 953 South Frontage Rd W, Vail, CO 81657
Phone: (970) 479-6146
Vail Summer Bluegrass Series

Vail Summer Bluegrass Series

Come to Vail where your smile never leaves your face. Sit back, relax, take in the beautiful mountain air and enjoy some bluegrass! This FREE series will take place at the Arrabelle at Vail Square. The series brings national level bluegrass talent as well as local/regional acts to Vail Square at the Arrabelle Hotel in Lionshead Village.
Location: LIONSHEAD VILLAGE