Celebrate Vail's 50th with Vail's annual Snow Daze

Vail Snow Daze returns in 2012 for another week of headliner concerts and much more to celebrate the start of the winter season in Vail!

Headliner Concerts:

  • Thursday, Dec. 13 – The Shins with Divine Fits Ford Park | venue opens at 6 p.m., show at 6:30 p.m. 
  • Friday, Dec. 14 – Michael Franti & Spearhead with Nic Cowan & The Remedy Ford Park | venue opens at 6 p.m., show at 6:30 p.m. 
  • Saturday, Dec. 15 – Wilco with Nathaniel Rateliff Ford Park | venue opens at 6 p.m., show at 6:30 p.m.

In addition to the headliner concerts, Vail Snow Daze will feature events that celebrate Vail’s 50th anniversary. On the evening of Friday, Dec. 14, Vail Cascade guests are invited to attend the premiere of a full-length documentary film about Vail’s rich history. Tickets for the film premiere are free, but a limited quantity is available.

On Saturday, Dec. 15, Vail will officially celebrate its 50th anniversary with a public celebration in Mountain Plaza. This birthday celebration will feature appearances from Vail dignitaries and early pioneers, a fireworks show and more. The celebration is free and open to the public.

The schedule of activities for Vail Snow Daze 2012 will also include the return of the sponsor expo village and gear demos at the base of Vail’s new gondola in Vail Village Dec. 14-16 as well as après and after-dark parties in the Town of Vail throughout the week.

Visit www.vail.com/snowdaze for more details on these events.

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