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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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Vail Holiday Sweater Run

Get your best sweater out and join in this fun and festive race on Saturday, Dec. 16!


Santa's Workshop

Kick off the holiday season with Santa! Santa's Workshop takes place on Friday, Dec. 8 from 3 to 6 p.m. and is FREE for all ages.

Cocktails & Canvas: Tree Branch Coat Racks

Join us for a relaxing evening of woodworking on Tuesday, Nov. 28. A local woodworker will guide you in constructing your own frame and then attaching tree branches to it. You'll leave with a functioning coat rack! 


The Vail Recreation District (VRD) Board of Directors has approved ballot language for a special election this fall. Ballot Issue A will ask VRD residents to approve a mill levy increase to help offset the VRD’s funding needs.


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