So, you're in town for a week and you want to know what to do while in Edwards, CO. Formerly just a dot on the map west of Vail and Beaver Creek ski resorts, Edwards is now a destination unto itself. And the following paragraphs will hopefully give you a bit of insight into this great community!
Located along the Eagle River in the heart of the Vail Valley, Edwards has several neighborhoods each with its own feel. (listed here in no particular order: Arrowhead/Singletree/Homestead/Edwards proper/Lake Creek/Cordillera)
"Why not celebrate the birth of American in one of the finest locations in the United States? Every city and town has their special celebrations, but Vail America Days can outdo them all. The celebration starts with a red, white, and blue parade that starts in Golden Peak at 10 AM., winds through Vail Village and ends in Lionshead at approximately noon. That is followed by entertainment in Vail Village and Lionshead from Noon to 3 PM and a patriotic concert at 2 PM at the Ford Amphitheatre. Top the celebration off by viewing the fabulous Vail America Days fireworks which take place at Golden Peak at approximately 9:30 PM."
The Town of Winter Park has a brand new music venue ready for the summer of 2009.? Hideaway Park ?is going to be one of the most welcoming venues for mid-size events in Colorado. ?Concert goers will enjoy easy access to local shopping, dining and of course the concert area.? The gentle slope of Hideaway Park is completely covered with sod and the newly planted trees will? make for a cool place to settle in for a day of music.
"The all-star line up of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, The Philadelphia Orchestra and the New York Philharmonic will highlight the 2009 season, running from?July 1 to August 4, 2009. More than 40 internationally renowned soloists and chamber musicians will perform throughout the season.
2009 marks the return of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, with Jaap Van Zweden, the DSO's new Music Director, who will conduct three concerts: July 1, 5, and 8.
Enjoy the artistic excellence of the Festival and its many musicians in the reserved seating sections or relax on the lawn with friends, family, a picnic basket and wine at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater.? Experience the inspiring sounds of chamber music at the Vail Mountain School, Vilar Performing Arts Center and other Festival venues throughout the Vail Valley."?
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