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The Vail Nordic Center pro shop is now open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Come get geared up for winter!

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Welcome to the Vail Recreation District, your premier source for things to do in Vail for residents and guests year round. With numerous recreation facilities and sports fields located around Vail, we have a large variety of summer activities and winter activities, with something for all ages. From summer camps to after school programs, adult fitness classes to open gyms, the Vail Recreation District is your one-stop shop for affordable, family-friendly fun in Eagle County.

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Kids Night Out and Teens Night Out

Join us for Kids Night Out and Teens Night Out at the Imagination Station! Participants will enjoy virtual reality, art, craft and science projects, Imagination Station play, dinner, a movie, popcorn and a root beer float!


Easter Egg Hunt

Families and their children ages two to 10 are invited to join the Vail Recreation District for its annual free Easter Egg Hunt taking place Saturday, March 31 in Lionshead Village. 


The VRD is seeking individuals interested in serving on the Vail Recreation District Board of Directors. Self-nomination forms are due March 2 and absentee ballot requests are due May 1.

Vail Grail Winter Race Series

Need motivation for those new years' resolutions? Get ready to skin, shift and shuffle your way to glory! The Vail Grail is a new championship series consisting of four winter events – a nordic skate race, a run uphill at Vail Mountain, a fat tire bike race and a snowshoe shuffle - and participants can sign up for one, two, three or all four races. Racers who complete all four races have a shot at winning the coveted Vail Grail, a permanent trophy that will bear the male and female Open division winners' names for years to come.

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