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Whistle Pig Vail: Everything you need to know about the new summer concert series coming to Vail

February 22, 2018 — Editor's note: In early January, the Vail Valley Foundation announced a collaboration with AEG Presents, one of the world's largest music companies, to book headliner concerts at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater in Vail. The concert series, known as Whistle Pig Vail, will take place

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Leadville Ski Joring hits the streets March 2-4

February 21, 2018 — LEADVILLE — Cowboys, cowgirls and skiers will convene in historic Leadville the weekend of March 2-4 for the 70th annual Leadville Ski Joring competition. Horse-and-rider teams pulling skiers will thunder down the snow-packed main street. The skiers will fly over jumps and spear rings in

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Ski for MS returns to Vail Mountain on Saturday, Feb. 24

February 21, 2018 — AVON — Ski for MS, a day-long community fundraising ski event benefiting families with multiple sclerosis, will hit the slopes of Vail Mountain on Saturday, Feb. 24. One of six stops in a nationwide event series, the Ski for MS Vail event benefits Can Do

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BalletX brings bold dance to Beaver Creek on Feb. 28

February 21, 2018 — BEAVE CREEK — The Vilar Performing Arts Center presents BalletX, Philadelphia's premier contemporary ballet known for stretching the boundaries of traditional ballet into uncharted territory again and again. BalletX will perform on Wednesday, Feb. 28, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $49 or $69 for adults,

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Alpine Arts Center and town of Vail partner to offer Community Art programming

February 21, 2018 — VAIL — The town of Vail is partnering with Alpine Arts Center to offer visual art programs throughout the year. With funding from the Commission on Special Events, the cost of classes located within the town of Vail will be at a discounted rate of

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Big Heart Big Hands offers Winter Safety 101, Trauma Help on March 3

February 21, 2018 — VAIL — In efforts to support the awareness and implementation of mountain safety education, and to help those who have been impacted by mountain incidents, Vail-based nonprofit organization Big Heart Big Hands has announced upcoming programming and a new community offering. Winter Safety 101 On

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Spring Back to Vail returns starting March 31; SOJA musical headliner

February 21, 2018 — VAIL — Spring Back to Vail will return to Vail Mountain for two weekends of celebration this year. The first weekend will kick off on Saturday, March 31 with a live concert at Solaris. The World Pond Skimming Championships will commence on Sunday, April 15

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10 places to plan to use your Epic Pass this spring

February 21, 2018 — The Epic Pass has been in headlines recently, but if it's in your ski pocket, then now's the time to plan some spring skiing at Vail Resorts' four mountains in Colorado — as well as resorts in Vermont, California, Utah and Canada. Preparing to celebrate

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Denver native comedian T.J. Miller comes to the Vilar Performing Arts Center on Feb. 24

February 20, 2018 — BEAVER CREEK — Coming to the Vilar Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, comedian T.J. Miller will bring his hilarious and animated talents to Beaver Creek. Tickets for the show are $58 and available at the Vilar Center box office, by calling

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Author of ‘Mister Tender’s Girl’ visits Bookworm of Edwards on Feb. 22

February 20, 2018 — What happens to someone that survives a deadly attack? What type of life does the victim attain? On Thursday, Feb. 22, at The Bookworm of Edwards, Carter Wilson explores these questions and his new book "Mister Tender's Girl." Thriller readers rejoice, Wilson has written a

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Learn how money impacts our economy from the experts at Vail Symposium event March 1

February 20, 2018 — They say that money makes the world go 'round, but do you know how? Alison Felix, vice president and Denver branch executive at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, and Richard Bard will lead a special two-session program designed to provide an understanding of

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Time travel to Upper Brush Creek School in Sylvan Lake State Park on March 3

February 20, 2018 — Join the Eagle County Historical Society and Sylvan Lake State Park for a winter outing and a bit of local history on Saturday, March 3. Docents will share the history of the Upper Brush Creek School, built in 1916, and offer general information about Brush

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Beaver Creek Resort keeps skiers and snowboarders safe with a group of rescue dogs

February 19, 2018 — When Chris Johnson plays fetch with his dog, Luna, he has to be very clear about what they are fetching. "She's a huge fan of fetching anything — which is part of her job, too," the Beaver Creek Ski Patroller said of his pure-bred black

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Pet Talk: February is national pet dental health month

February 19, 2018 — February is National Pet Dental Health Month, a time to have your pet's annual dental health check up. Many local veterinarians are offering discounts on pet dental services during the month. So often I hear, "Doc, I had a cat my whole life and I

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Ask a Vail Sports Doc: Options for treating bicep tears (column)

February 19, 2018 — The biceps muscle of your arm has two tendons that come off the top end of the muscle and attach to different parts of the scapula and then one tendon at the bottom end that attaches down near the elbow onto the radius bone in

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Squash Blossom hosts Penny Preville trunk show Feb. 23-25

February 19, 2018 — Starting as an admirer of her grandmother's jewelry box and emerging as an award-winning jewelry designer, Penny Preville has become known for her use of 18-karat gold set with white brilliant diamonds and accented with milgrain and hand engraving. Her contemporary yet antique-inspired designs offer

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Theater review: Coming to terms on a Chinese basketball court

February 19, 2018 — Among topics I'm interested in, "Chinese basketball" doesn't typically rise anywhere near the top. So when I went to see "The Great Leap" at the Denver Center Theater Company recently, it was with some reservations. To be sure, there's some basketball-specific detail woven into the

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Meet the man behind ‘Saturday Night Live’ in Edwards at Battle Mountain High School on Feb. 22

February 19, 2018 — Editor's note: Dale Mosier is the chairman of the Board of Directors for the Vail Symposium. don Roy King shares behind-the-scenes stories of television's favorite Saturday night show. For more than 40 years, "Saturday Night Live" has made audiences laugh, cheer and think with its

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Lyle Lovett, Robert Earl Keen open up about the Texas A&M porch where it all started 40 years ago

February 16, 2018 — The old porch where Lyle Lovett and Robert Earl Keen first met back in the 1970s as Texas A&M students is gone. Although paved over now, the porch, literally, paved the way for an undying friendship between these two talented musicians. "The Front Porch Song,"

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Painter Britten up next in Artists, Authors & Athletes Series

February 15, 2018 — VAIL — The Sebastian-Vail is hosting contemporary artist Britten for the next installation of its Artists, Authors & Athletes program on Thursday, March 1, at 6 p.m. Colorado-based Britten's pieces are featured in galleries across the region including Galerie Zuger Vail and select locations in

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