Popular November Events in Beaver Creek for the Family

November Events in Beaver Creek

Families looking for fall fun in Vail Valley have delicious and entertaining options.

There is plenty of fun to be had this holiday season in Beaver Creek, Colorado. Fans of this wondrous season are invited to join other holiday enthusiasts this November to welcome in the winter season. If you're unsure of where to begin, check out these two popular family holiday events in the area.

Beaver Creek Chocolate Chip Cookie Competition - November 26th, 2015
The official start of the winter season is a great time to gather with friends, family and neighbors to enjoy some delicious cookies and baked goods. The annual Chocolate Chip Cookie Competition begins around 2 p.m. in Beaver Creek Village with the judging of the entries. While judging is free, cookies are limited, and they tend to go quickly. Be sure to head out early to ensure you get a tasty vote in this year's competition. Winners will be announced on the Fountain Stage shortly after judging is completed and tallied.

Beaver Creek Tree Lighting Ceremony - November 27th, 2015
For many families, the holiday season doesn't truly get underway until the tree is decorated and the lights are turned on. Join other families in welcoming the holiday season to Colorado on November 27th with Beaver Creek's 35th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony. The fun begins at 4 p.m. with activities and crafts for the whole family. Enjoy other fun activities all evening long until the official Tree Lighting Ceremony begins around 6 p.m. There may even be an appearance from the "Man in Red" himself for the good boys and girls.

After the fun and jubilation of these and other great holiday-related November events in Beaver Creek, The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera welcomes you to enjoy a meal at our award-winning restaurant, The Mirador. After sampling delicious holiday treats in the afternoon, a nice dinner with friends and family could be just the ticket.

Treat Yourself to a Fall Getaway in Colorado!

Save on your fall trip to the Vail Valley and take in the beautiful scenery and outdoor activities, such as fly fishing.

Autumn is officially here and there’s no doubt about it - it’s one of the best times to visit Colorado. The leaves are starting to turn and the crisp mountain air is so refreshing. Take advantage of this beautiful season by spending some time by the Sawatch Range on a fall getaway in Colorado. Our fall special is one you can’t refuse! 

Fall Getaway in ColoradoFall Special

  • 10% off our Best Available Rate
  • $50 resort credit per stay
  • Use promo code FALL15 to book
    *Terms and conditions, along with blackout dates may apply.

During your stay, explore the great outdoors and all it has to offer this time of year. Lace up your boots or saddle up and hit the trails to get up close with nature. If the green is calling your name, grab your clubs and spend the day on our signature golf courses. There are plenty of trout bustling in the streams, making the season the perfect opportunity to go fly fishing with the Fly Fishing Outfitters. If you’re looking for an exciting challenge, the aggressive Streamer trout makes for an action-packed fall fly fishing trip.  

Join us this fall at The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera. Our peaceful location in the Vail Valley provides some of the best mountain views the Centennial State has to offer and total serenity. After spending the day adventuring outdoors, indulge in a mouth-watering dinner at The Mirador and end the evening with S’mores by our fire pit and a glass of wine from our extensive wine list. Before you leave, stop by The Spa at Cordillera for some pampering and end your fall getaway in Colorado feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. 

To book your stay with our fall special, call (877) 719-4892 or visit our website. This offer is available for a limited time, so don’t wait to reserve your accommodations!

Treat Your Tastebuds During Vail Beaver Creek Restaurant Week!

Chefs throughout the Vail Valley have been cooking up delicious plans to make this Colorado Restaurant Week special.

Dining in Vail Village takes on a delicious twist during the fall harvest season! Vail Beaver Creek Restaurant Week is a chance for chefs all along the valley to show off their best new ideas for prix fixe specials. You can imagine the competition for bragging rights is getting as hot as their kitchens! 

Vail Beaver Creek Restaurant WeekThis year's Dining at Altitude event will feature participating restaurants throughout Vail and Beaver Creek Villages from September 25th through Sunday, October 4th, 2015.

The participating restaurants have all agreed to set the price point of these culinary masterpieces at just $20.15. The chefs are cooking up a wide variety of specials, and this is their chance to show off their best to their peers. You and your family will find something that suits everyone’s tastes during this festive week, and you may just discover a new favorite restaurant. 

Late September and early October are breathtaking here in the valley. You can imagine the brilliant changing colors and the crisp feel of the air. It is the perfect time for hiking or just sightseeing. Once you have worked up an appetite exploring the area, Restaurant Week is here to satisfy you with culinary creations that match the majesty of Vail Valley. 

We send out our congratulations and best wishes to all of the chefs and participating restaurants in this great event. This type of community spirit is one of the special things about Beaver Creek and the Vail Valley, and we hope you and your family have a great time enjoying these fine meals. 

The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera has its own great dining experiences to tempt you: the award-winning restaurant, The Mirador and our Grouse on the Green pub. We offer the chance to relax and dine with magnificent, panoramic views of the Rockies. Just imagine sipping wine at our fireside table while enjoying the gorgeous vistas in the crisp autumn air.

We’ve Got a Hot Deal for You - the AAA Hotel Discount in the Vail Valley!

Experience a luxurious mountain getaway in Colorado at a great value.

AAA in Colorado and our hotel have come up with a special AAA Hotel Discount in the Vail Valley. If you have an AAA membership, we'll provide one of our luxurious accommodations and treat you to breakfast, starting from $94.15 per night. You just need to book your stay with a credit card. Join us for Vail's changing seasons.

AAA Hotel Discount in the Vail ValleyAs always, September and October are two great months to enjoy the great outdoor activities in Vail Valley. Golfing is spectacular in the fall, and after a round, you can treat yourself to a host of spa pampering choices. People of all ages will love the setting, and the opportunity to take in the stunning views. The Valley also hosts some great festivals this time of year as well as attractions the whole family would love to experience. Great towns in the area offer unique antiquing, shopping and dining adventures.

The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera welcomes all the adventurers to the Vail Valley. In addition to our great complimentary breakfasts with the AAA Hot Deal, we have fabulous dining opportunities throughout the day and evenings. Our award-winning restaurant, The Mirador is an AAA Four Diamond Award winner and ranked as one of the Valley's finest dining choices. You can enjoy our range of gourmet foods and fine wines while savoring the panoramic views of the Rockies. It is a perfect way to unwind from a great day of seeing the Valley sights. Simply hiking around our grounds can be restorative. Visit our website to book your room today.

Get Ready for Autumn at the Vail Oktoberfest!

Celebrate Bavarian-style during the upcoming Oktoberfest in Colorado.

Considered one of the ten best Oktoberfest celebrations in the country by USA Today, the Vail Oktoberfest transforms the gorgeous mountain city of Vail, Colorado, for two full weekends in September 2015. Yodeling, alpenhorn blowing and Bavarian dancing help create the Bavarian atmosphere in the Rockies. Make plans for you and your family to join the festivities when Germany comes to Colorado!

Vail OktoberfestBeginning in Lionshead the weekend of September 11 through September 13, 2015, and then moving to Vail Village for the weekend of September 18th through the 20th, this fan-favorite Vail Valley festival includes live music, dancing, costume contests, lifting competitions and more. Many well-loved events from previous years return, offering you the chance to participate in competitions like bratwurst eating contests and a stein lifting competition. One of the most popular events is keg bowling, where you try to push an empty beer keg down a lane toward a pyramid of six empty kegs, competing for a chance to advance to the final round and win a handsome prize. Oktoberfest may be famous for beer and carousing, and there will definitely be plenty to eat and drink at this German-themed party. This festival includes family-friendly activities in the Family Zone, where you and your family will find arts, crafts, balloon animals and entertainers just for kids.

Official Oktoberfest steins and tokens are being offered as prizes for various events throughout the two weekends, so make sure you dust off your lederhosen and head out to this celebration of beer, music and the coming autumn.

The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera is excited to see this seasonal favorite return to Vail. Come by to enjoy one of our heated indoor or outdoor pools, or you can work off some of those bratwurst at our fitness center.

Visit Vail Farmers’ Market and Art Show on Sundays

The farmers market is the perfect way to make the most of your weekends in Vail.

Summer through autumn is one of the loveliest, and liveliest, times of the year in Central Colorado. Vail Village welcomes farmers, artists, musicians and all sorts of crafts designers to come together on Sundays at the Vail Farmers’ Market and Art Show.

Vail Farmers Market and Art Show
The Vail Farmers' Market and Art Show is located in the village, right on Meadow Drive. Rain or shine, each Sunday from June 21st until October 4th, 2015 you'll find over 135 tents filled with all sorts of great Colorado foods, live musical entertainment and more. The hours are from 10:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.

One of the highlights of the show is coming up on August 7, 2015 as local chefs are teaming up with regional farms to put on a family-style, farm-to-table dinner. Tickets are required for attendance, and it will take place on the plaza from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 PM. These dinners also feature samples from some the best vendors in the show. Your whole family will find plenty of choices, since the dinners offer a full range of appetizers, sides, main course entrees, beverages and desserts. Prepare to be dazzled because the chefs are looking to showcase their best farm-fresh food creations.

The perfect way to unwind after a great day at the Vail Farmers’ Market is to relax and let us here at The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera work our magic. Your whole family is sure to enjoy a stay with us, and we have activities available for guests of all ages. Sundays are great days for golfing, spa treatments and admiring the mountain scenery while enjoying our award-winning cuisine at The Mirador. Visit our website to see all that our hotel has to offer. 

Gourmet on Gore is Set to Tempt the Palate!

Gourmet on Gore

This Vail food festival is set to be a smorgasbord of culinary delights and delicious adult beverages.

Four days of delectable dining are coming over Labor Day weekend in Vail when the Gourmet on Gore festival takes place. From September 4th to 7th, 2015 dining in Vail takes to the streets with restaurants offering up their delicious cuisine.

Participating restaurants will offer taste-sized portions of their specialty dishes to whet your appetite. Pair your favorite dishes with a tantalizing variety of beers, wines and any number of spirits to make for a combination that's hard to beat.

There's no cost to attend this delicious feast, which will be spread out over most of Vail Village during four fun-filled days. That's just one indication of how much the surrounding community has taken to this event. While there's no expense when it comes to being part of the festival, those who partake of the various tastings available will need to purchase Gourmet Dollars, the only type of currency accepted to buy food and drinks during the course of the festival. Even if you don't choose to partake in the participating restaurant sampling and activities, you still have the opportunity to walk around this scenic area and enjoy some live jazz music along the way.

The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera is conveniently located near Vail Village. Be sure to give our AAA Four Diamond Award-winning restaurant, The Mirador a try while you’re in town! We hope you have a wonderful time sampling some of the best bites in Colorado at the Gourmet on Gore. 

Treat Yourself to Our Excellent Summer Spa Package in Vail!

Summer Spa Package in Vail

The Spa at Cordillera is offering a package deal can't be beat!

While the Colorado landscape is renowned for its beauty, the surrounding area is especially gorgeous during the summer. With its magnificent Rocky Mountain peaks and green parks providing serenity and entertainment to all who visit, you’ll definitely want to treat yourself to a summer getaway in Colorado!

If you’re looking for a relaxing vacation, visitors to the Vail resort area will enjoy sights and amenities to distract from stressful events and daily routines. As a popular resort destination, The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera offers a Summer Spa Package in Vail, a 20/20/20 spa package. With this package, visitors will enjoy 20% off our best available rates and spa services. You can also savor $20 worth of fabulous food. Join us at The Mirador for a scrumptious breakfast, lunch, dinner, or dessert and indulge yourself with a glass of vino in the Wine Room.  

At The Spa at Cordillera, you’ll be pampered with your choice of therapeutic spa services. Scrub all of your troubles away with a face or body treatment, or let one of our manicurists polish your nails with a luxurious manicure and pedicure. After a Swedish or deep tissue massage, you’ll leave our spa feeling renewed. The Spa has been rated consistently number one in services by Condé Nast Reader's Poll-Gold List precisely because of how it pampers its guests.

The Summer Spa Package is just the beginning to a fun vacation getaway in the beautiful Vail and Beaver Creek area. This popular place is an all-season mountain resort located near Edwards, Colorado. We here at The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera have a friendly staff that is dedicated to meeting visitors' needs, and our luxurious rooms, dining and amenities are sure to make your stay unforgettable.

If your desire is to relax in a serene environment in a local hotel, you shouldn't miss out on the top services at The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera. Come to Colorado to fall in love with the mountain beauty and stay for the special treatment and services.

Summer Fun in the Vail Valley at The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera!

Summer Fun in the Vail Valley

Participate in these fun seasonal activities in the Vail Valley.

The weather’s getting more beautiful each day in the Centennial State! Take advantage of warmer temperatures and sunny skies on your upcoming visit by exploring the great outdoors. Participate in these activities and have some summer fun in the Vail Valley.  

Fly Fishing
Reel ‘em in at our Orvis-Endorsed Fly Fishing Lodge! Whether you’re a seasoned pro or have never gone fly fishing before, guides from Fly Fishing Outfitters can teach you the ropes and help you improve your technique while you fish our private waters or explore some of the best trout streams that Beaver Creek and Vail have to offer.  

Horseback Riding
Giddy up! Bearcat Stables will pair you up with a horse that meets your riding level and personality and guide you through some incredible trails in the Rocky Mountains. Whether you choose a few hour trip or multi-day excursion, you will certainly take in some incredible views of flora and Colorado wildlife. 

Whitewater Rafting
Paddle through the rapids and canyons along with Colorado, Eagle, and Arkansas Rivers. Timberline Tours offers trips for rafters of all ages and skill levels! Whether you want to float along, go on an adventure, or are up for a challenge, the Vail area has it all.  

Make this summer one to remember at The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera! During the summer months, take a dip in our beautiful outdoor pool and enjoy Irish pub fare and draft beers at the Grouse on the Green. Regardless of the room style you choose, our Edwards, Colorado location affords incredible views of the Rocky Mountains and lush summer greenery.

Join us for summer fun in the Vail Valley

Escape to The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera for the Ultimate Girls Getaway in the Vail Valley!

Let the Lodge & Spa at Cordillera pamper you and your friends with our special Vail Valley getaway offer.

Sometimes you just need to get away, and what’s better than taking a trip with your best gal pals? Catch up with your girlfriends, enjoy some quality rest and relaxation time, and indulge in spa services and fine dining. With our special offer, your girls getaway in the Vail Valley will be one to remember. 

Girls Getaway in the Vail ValleyGirls Getaway Package

  • One slumber goodie bag per person
  • Champagne
  • One facial or massage per person

Rated one of the top spas and ski resorts in the country, The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera offers magnificent views of the Vail Valley and Sawatch Range. Lounge poolside during the day and sit around a fire during the evening while you bond with your best friends. If you’re feeling adventurous,  go on a hike or horseback ride, or take advantage of our shuttle and splurge on a shopping trip at the Riverwalk. 

We look forward to welcoming your group of girlfriends for your girls getaway in the Vail Valley!