Created to inspire guests with a weekend packed full of delicious culinary experiences and Vail adventure. FEAST! Vail kicks-off the summer season with the adventurous, Memorial Day Weekend culinary celebration. Renowned Vail chefs will collaborate and compete with guest chefs. Chefs will be joined by masters of the vine, cocktail artisans and craft beer pros –all game for adventure, from the kitchen table to the mountain trail. A full schedule of events, lodging packages and other delicious details are available here at FeastVail.com
Chatting with a craft brewer and tapping your toes to bluegrass tunes. You will be intrigued by a wide variety of culinary action and join the local Vail favorite chefs as well as our guest chefs.
- Delicious line up of renowned Vail Valley and visiting guest chefs
- Pours from Masters of the Vine, Cocktail Artisans and Craft Beer Pros
- Ultimate Small Plates, Big Valley Flavors kick off—small plates tasting complete with sips and live Bluegrass
- Inspired pairings
- Best in Show: Steak & Bourbon, a spirited celebration…no holds barred
- Farm to Glass, a salute to foraged ingredients and the latest trend to hit the glass
- Adventurous mini course “Sides”
- Trail Mix, an intimate hosted hike complete with breathtaking views and chef-designed box lunch
- Belay & Brunch, no equipment necessary, just bring your sense of adventure and your appetite
- Pins & Pours, chill at the lanes with your favorite chefs
- Pinot Boot Camp
- Much more…
When and where will FEAST! take place?
FEAST! Vail will be held Friday, May 24 to Sunday May 26, 2013 in Vail Village.
There are a variety of events taking place at a tented area in Solaris Plaza, an open-air tasting event takes place along Gore Creek Drive as well as Bridge Street on Memorial day as well as special dinners and “Sides” within the Vail restaurants allowing you to get intimate with the chefs, sommeliers and mixologists for an up close experience. Be sure to check out the full schedule of restaurant locations participating throughout Vail.
Who creates the FEAST! Vail poster art?
World-renowned artist Carrie Fell created a unique piece of art that reflects the atmosphere FEAST! Vail, which will be included on posters for the event. Those posters will be available at a variety of FEAST! Vail events. For more information about Carrie Fell Gallery Click Here
What music will be playing at FEAST! Vail?
Attendees can stroll the venue on Friday night and enjoy some good ole Colorado Bluegrass.
Do I need to purchase tickets?
Yes. Event space is limited so it’s good to purchase your tickets in advance by CLICKING HERE
Is there an age requirement?
All ages are welcome to enjoy the festivities although you must be 21 and older to enjoy the alcoholic beverages being offered at FEAST! Vail.
Is there a host hotel?
Yes, Sonnenalp Resort of Vail is the preferred hotel partner of FEAST! Vail. Make the Sonnenalp Hotel your Feast! Vail headquarters. This fourth generation, family-owned Bavarian style hotel is located in the heart of all the Feast! Vail action in Vail Village. Rates start at just $229 per night based on double occupancy and include lodging in a Junior Suite with fireplace, reduced price valet parking, complimentary basic WiFi and a Feast! Vail amenity. Call 800-654-8312 or book your Feast! Vail package online by CLICKING HERE
Where do I park?
You are highly encouraged to park free in the Vail Village parking structure on the South Frontage Road. Parking is also available at Ford Park, about 1/4 mile East of Vail Village. The Ford Park lots are very small and will fill quickly. The Town of Vail also has an extensive public bus system. Please use it wisely and avoid drinking and driving at all costs. Vail PD, the Eagle County Sheriff, and the Colorado State Patrol have zero tolerance and will enforce DUI laws to the fullest! Street parking is not permitted until all public parking facilities are completely full.
How do I volunteer?
We would welcome your help with FEAST! Vail If you are a trustworthy and hard worker, please call email Greg Schwartz for current volunteer opportunities. firstname.lastname@example.org
I’m interested in a booth or sponsoring FEAST! Vail, who do I contact?
Please contact James Deighan at Highline (970) 476-6797 xt. 102 -or- email him at email@example.com if you would like to be a sponsor of FEAST! Vail.