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2271 N Frontage Rd W, Ste C, Vail, CO 81657
+1 970-827-5700
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Great sound despite terrible seats

We sat with friends who had purchased tickets alarmingly close to the bass players. Ordinarily... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Beautiful music in a beautiful setting...

We looked forward to our visit for several months, and we were not disappointed. The setting at... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2016
Ed D
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2271 N Frontage Rd W, Ste C, Vail, CO 81657
+1 970-827-5700
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We sat with friends who had purchased tickets alarmingly close to the bass players. Ordinarily, this would have meant an evening overwhelmed by sounds of bass, tuba, and kettle drums. Fortunately, the sound of the orchestra carried through to us, as acoustics here are superb.

Thank tampatowers
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We looked forward to our visit for several months, and we were not disappointed. The setting at Ford Park is absolutely beautiful, the staff could not be more accommodating and friendly, and we were not disappointed. My wife walks with a cane, and Jen Mason...More

Thank Ed D
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I are classical music lovers. Bravo Vail has world class music in a world class setting. It ranges from grand concerts from top orchestras to intimate chamber music including some free concerts. Add in all the other summer activities available ( cycling,...More

Thank Phillip P
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We regularly attend concerts each summer, and love going here. It is a fabulous experience to hear such high quality performances outdoors in a more casual setting than what is typical for winter symphony performances. Seating is covered and comfortable, but bring a jacket or...More

Thank ColoradoCouple11
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Dallas Symphony Orchestra with Ellis Hall doing MoTown salute. The music was great and the Gerald R. Ford amphitheater is a fabulous venue. They have regular covered seats or open lawn seating. Caught a free shuttle bus at our hotel that took us right to...More

Thank William D
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This was the second time we got lawn seats to hear a classical concert. The setting is so beautiful and in combination with the classical music, an evening you will never forget!

Thank Singapore_Carla
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Yes, Aspen is longer and more famous, but the quality of performances at Bravo! Vail is unsurpassed! NY Philharmonic! Ann Marie McDermott! Dallas Phil! Many terrific guest artists! Walk by the river to the cute town of Vail. Visit the gorgeous Betty Ford Gardens! What...More

Thank Kathyindenver
Reviewed 27 November 2015

There are few music festivals that can boast the likes of The Philadelphia Orchestra, The New York Philharmonic and The Dallas Symphony as the center pieces for their wonderful and intimate festival that runs from late June until early September. Along with major orchestra concerts,...More

Thank Phillyhorn
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

My husband and I brought our son to Vail for his birthday weekend. We packed in all the fun and adventure we could over the course of 2 days. After a day on the mountain, we decided to try to squeeze in the performance by...More

Thank A_girl_from_the_south
Reviewed 21 July 2015

On Thursday July 16th my grandson and I enjoyed a free family concert at the Ford Amphitheater in Vail. The feature presentation was Peter and the Wolf. Before the concert members of the Vail Symphony Orchestra provided a music instrument "petting zoo" for children. My...More

Thank Karen W
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