Spring Back to Vail in April brings live headliner bands for
free concerts to Vail Village.
Après ski at Vail just big and FREE which rarely happens at
Vail Resort, right?! Look for parties
on the mountain too – like Tiki & Tunes Luau at mid-Vail.
Vail’s World Pond Skimming Championships is the biggest
splash - each April at Golden Peak. Enjoy a BBQ and beers overlooking the big pond where the best
and worst) dressed in crazy costumes attempt to cross the big expanse of cold
water to the cheers and jeers of a big crowd.
Like everything in spring at Vail,
this pond skim is massive, so is the crowd of spectators.
Taste of Vail bring together Vail's best Chefs and the finest
vintners in the world to cook off and show off their talents. The four day food
and wine events features a Mountaintop Lunch, a Vail village Chef competition,
and a Grand Tasting, plus countless culinary classes. Its the ultimate
Vail après ski event.
Whistler Blackcomb World Ski & Snowboard Festival April 7-16
brings together skiing, film, art, professional ski and snowboard competitions,
plus top concerts and après ski parties that go crazy late! If you’ve watched
Bravo’s Après Ski and Timber Creek Lodge- you know
Whistler’s party scene is out of
Park City's Spring Grüv in Canyons Village starts late March
with awesome free concerts and après-ski parties – and culminated April 8 with
the 21st Annual Pond Skimming Contest at Red Pine at
Canyons at Park City.
Squaw Valley celebrates PAIN MCSHLONKEY for Shane McConkey,
posthumously and humorously – skiers are encouraged to dress up in vintage gear
and pay tribute to the legendary freeskier by going big March 18 at
Lake Tahoe's Squaw Valley.
Steamboat’s Springalicious Annual Cardboard Classic is April 15 – locals
recycling and create box-cars to derby to fly downhill. The crashes are
spectacular, so is the après ski scene at Steamboat
Breckenridge’s annual Spring Fever Beer Festival April 8 marks its 11th year.
This Breckenridge Colorado spring ski event is perfect for craft beer lovers and spring
skiing lovers – that pretty much includes everyone right?!
Aspen Highlands Closing Day is an elevated spring ski party – the spring ski
celebration above 10,000’ in the Rockies gets wild, with ridiculous retro
outfits, serious drinking, even Champagne spraying! Did we mention you’re at
10,000 feet?! High times at Aspen