Best Holiday Lights |

Best Holiday Lights

Preston Utley/Vail Daily We know it's that time of year when the town of Vail lights up its spectacular trees " adding warmth to the coldest of winter nights.

Vail Roundabout

Beaver Creek Entrance

Checkpoint Charlie ” blue tree

It’s a tell-tale sign of winter when the lights illuminate the streets around Vail.

This year, the town put $133,000, 2,000 hours of labor and 25.4 miles worth of lights into ensuring the ski resort resembles a winter wonderland.

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“Every time I’m driving through the main Vail roundabout, it looks a little like a snow globe,” said Rick Gregory, one of the two Vail employees behind the town’s holiday decor.

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