Vail Mountain Friday Afternoon Club kicks off this week
VAIL, Colorado – Unwind and start the weekends off with Vail’s original and only mountaintop Friday Afternoon Club, at Eagle’s Nest. The 2009 summer series begins Friday with Columbus, Ohio-based Cowboy Hillbilly Hippy Folk band.FAC begins every Friday at 5 p.m. on Talon’s Deck and features live music – from blues and bluegrass to rock and reggae – spectacular sunsets and food and drink specials. All performances are free and the Eagle Bahn Gondola offers free scenic rides after 4 p.m. The lineup includes:• July 3 – Cowboy Hillbilly Hippy Folk• July 10 – Bluzilla• July 17 – All Strung Out• July 24 – Matt Clark Band• July 31 – Hustle• Aug. 7 – Missed the Boat• Aug. 14 – Mikee T & the Peaceful Warriors• Aug. 21 – Hustle• Aug. 28 – Matt Clark Band• Sept. 4 – All Strung OutFor more information about Vail Mountain and FAC, go to http://www.vail.com or call the Mountain Information Center at 970-754-8245.
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