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In Bachelor Gulch and surrounding areas, each day summons new adventure. Color your vacation calendar with unique Rocky Mountain events, family-fun festivals, epicurean adventure and much more: The Colorado Rockies are your playground. For reservations or details on Vail Valley’s endless offerings, please contact the Concierge at (970) 343-1178.

December

S'mores at the Fire Pit

Daily from dusk

Cozy up to the fire pit and warm your evening with s’mores.

Family Grotto Night

Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays from 8:30 to 9 p.m.

Families and kids will love a soak in the spa’s legendary rock lined hot tub after a day on the slopes.

Reservations are required with priority to hotel guests and included as part of the resort fee. Available for non-hotel guests at $50 per person.

Cocoa & Cookies

Tuesdays starting December 12, from 5 to 6 p.m. at Espresso Chair 16

Satisfy your sweet tooth by decorating decadent winter themed sugar cookies and enjoying a steaming mug of rich hot cocoa.

Included in resort fee for hotel guests and $20 per person for non-hotel guests, includes a set of four sugar cookies and a warm mug of cocoa. Reservations are not required for this activity.

Whiskey & Woodburning

Wednesdays from 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Using a wood burning tool, etch a personalized design into your choice of a wooden cutting board or a set of four Colorado aspen wood coasters.

$50 per person, includes a signature whiskey drink and all craft supplies. Available for guests 21+

Colors & Cocktails

Thursdays from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Create a jewelry set for yourself or as a gift to take back home. Our guide will instruct you using the proper tools and a colorful collection of materials with dozens of styles to choose from. Pair it with your cocktail of choice.

$50 per person includes a signature cocktail and all craft supplies. Available for guests 21+

Painting, Pinot & Pints

Saturdays from 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Let the majestic Rockies be your inspiration as you spend the evening sipping wine and painting a rendition of the gorgeous alpine scenery.

$50 per person, includes a glass of Pinot Grigio or Pinot Noir or your choice of a pint plus all craft supplies. Available for guests 21+

12 Days of Wonder

December 20 – 31

The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch sets the stage for a festive season with a cheerful ambiance and a cherished tradition, 12 Days of Wonder features special programming for guests of all ages from a visit from Santa Claus for kids to distinct après with expert mixologists serving specialty cocktails on an ice sculpture for adults.

Activities are included in resort fee for guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch unless otherwise noted. Other individuals may participate in activities based on availability for a fee.

Painting, Pinot & Pints

Saturdays from 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Let the majestic Rockies be your inspiration as you spend the evening sipping wine and painting a rendition of the gorgeous alpine scenery.

$50 per person, includes a glass of Pinot Grigio or Pinot Noir or your choice of a pint plus all craft supplies. Available for guests 21+

Painting, Pinot & Pints

Saturdays from 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Let the majestic Rockies be your inspiration as you spend the evening sipping wine and painting a rendition of the gorgeous alpine scenery.

$50 per person, includes a glass of Pinot Grigio or Pinot Noir or your choice of a pint plus all craft supplies. Available for guests 21+

Music Series at Bachelors Lounge

December 26 - 31

Après after dark with Bachelors Lounge which will host DJs versed in a diverse array of music genres from smooth jazz to up-beat dance tunes.

January

S'mores at the Fire Pit

Daily from dusk

Cozy up to the fire pit and warm your evening with s’mores.

Family Grotto Night

Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays from 8:30 to 9 p.m.

Families and kids will love a soak in the spa’s legendary rock lined hot tub after a day on the slopes.

Reservations are required with priority to hotel guests and included as part of the resort fee. Available for non-hotel guests at $50 per person.

Cocoa & Cookies

Tuesdays from 5 to 6 p.m. at Espresso Chair 16

Satisfy your sweet tooth by decorating decadent winter themed sugar cookies and enjoying a steaming mug of rich hot cocoa.

Included in resort fee for hotel guests and $20 per person for non-hotel guests, includes a set of four sugar cookies and a warm mug of cocoa. Reservations are not required for this activity.

Whiskey & Woodburning

Wednesdays from 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Using a wood burning tool, etch a personalized design into your choice of a wooden cutting board or a set of four Colorado aspen wood coasters.

$50 per person, includes a signature whiskey drink and all craft supplies. Available for guests 21+

Colors & Cocktails

Thursdays from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Create a jewelry set for yourself or as a gift to take back home. Our guide will instruct you using the proper tools and a colorful collection of materials with dozens of styles to choose from. Pair it with your cocktail of choice.

$50 per person includes a signature cocktail and all craft supplies. Available for guests 21+

Painting, Pinot & Pints

Saturdays from 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Let the majestic Rockies be your inspiration as you spend the evening sipping wine and painting a rendition of the gorgeous alpine scenery.

$50 per person, includes a glass of Pinot Grigio or Pinot Noir or your choice of a pint plus all craft supplies. Available for guests 21+

February

Music Series at Bachelors Lounge

February 16-18

Après after dark with Bachelors Lounge which will host DJs versed in a diverse array of music genres from smooth jazz to up-beat dance tunes.

March

S'mores at the Fire Pit

Daily from dusk

Cozy up to the fire pit and warm your evening with s’mores.

Family Grotto Night

Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays from 8:30 to 9 p.m.

Families and kids will love a soak in the spa’s legendary rock lined hot tub after a day on the slopes.

Reservations are required with priority to hotel guests and included as part of the resort fee. Available for non-hotel guests at $50 per person.

Cocoa & Cookies

Tuesdays from 5 to 6 p.m. at Espresso Chair 16

Satisfy your sweet tooth by decorating decadent winter themed sugar cookies and enjoying a steaming mug of rich hot cocoa.

Included in resort fee for hotel guests and $20 per person for non-hotel guests, includes a set of four sugar cookies and a warm mug of cocoa. Reservations are not required for this activity.

Whiskey & Woodburning

Wednesdays from 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Using a wood burning tool, etch a personalized design into your choice of a wooden cutting board or a set of four Colorado aspen wood coasters.

$50 per person, includes a signature whiskey drink and all craft supplies. Available for guests 21+

Painting, Pinot & Pints

Saturdays from 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Let the majestic Rockies be your inspiration as you spend the evening sipping wine and painting a rendition of the gorgeous alpine scenery.

$50 per person, includes a glass of Pinot Grigio or Pinot Noir or your choice of a pint plus all craft supplies. Available for guests 21+

Music Series at Bachelors Lounge

March 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, 31

Après after dark with Bachelors Lounge which will host DJs versed in a diverse array of music genres from smooth jazz to up-beat dance tunes.

Après at Anderson’s

March 16-April 1, 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.

The rustic slope side cabin will host a pop-up après-ski experience on its snow-covered deck.

Priced at $50 for food, reservations required, based on availability with priority to hotel guests, non-hotel guests may reserve 24 hours in advance.

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