Vail town picnic series back for summer |

Vail town picnic series back for summer

Daily Staff Report

VAIL – Vail’s neighborhood picnic series is back for another summer. The first picnic, hosted by the Vail Fire Department, is Thursday at Ellefson Park in West Vail. The event runs from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. The food is free, but not unlimited, so getting in line early is a good idea.This is the sixth year for the picnics, which were started to give local residents a chance to meet with the town’s employees and elected representatives in an informal setting.The second picnic is Thursday, July 21, at Bighorn Park in East Vail, and is sponsored by Vail Public Works Department. The final picnic is Thursday, Aug. 4 at Donovan Pavilion and will be hosted by Vail Police Department and Community Development Department. For additional information about the picnics or the town’s other outreach programs, call Suzanne Silverthorn at 479-2115.Vail, Colorado

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