A Snowy Soirée in Vail
A December celebration of winter, free concerts and aprés ski
Photos by Zach Mahone
From December 12-15, Vail, Colorado celebrates the season with Snow Days, a 4-day festival featuring free concerts at Ford Park, in-town and on-mountain early season specials, après and after dark parties, lively expo village and more.
The 14th annual event welcomes popular indie rock bands Modest Mouse and The Head and The Heart to Ford Park this year, in addition to intimate performances by local musicians in intimate bar settings during Snow Days Live! around Vail Village and Lionshead.
The Vail Snow Days concerts on Friday and Saturday nights are free of charge and will be held at Ford Park. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. and the shows start at 6:00 p.m.
In addition to the concerts, the schedule of events for Vail Snow Days 2019 will feature the return of the Pray for Snow Bonfire on Thursday, the event partner Festival Village throughout the weekend, Bluegrass and Bloodies on Sunday, and more.