MAGIC OF LIGHTS VAIL
GENERAL INFORMATION


DATES & TIMES
November 19, 2021 – January 2, 2022
Open Daily at 5pm*

*Operation times may vary. Visit magicoflightsvail.com for the most up-to-date information.
 
ABOUT THE WALK
Magic of Lights Vail is approximately a ½ mile walk around the Ford Park Lower Bench and through the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens. We are fortunate to be able to experience the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens into our Magic of Lights Vail experience. These Gardens are a rare and cherished part of the Vail community. Please enjoy but also respect all signage and stay on marked paths at all times. For a live look at the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens, click here.

View the route.

Variable winter conditions exist, so please wear appropriate footwear and layers.

The Magic of Lights Vail experience walkthrough is one-way. One entry per ticket. No re-entry permitted.
 
ADMISSION
Tickets are required for entry and space is limited at each Magic of Lights Vail session. Sessions start each hour and guests are encouraged to purchase tickets ahead of time online. Online ticket sales will be available up to 30 minutes into each session if space allows on magicoflightsvail.com.

ARRIVAL TIMES & ENTRY
Please arrive within the first 30 minutes of your designated session.

PRICING & RESERVATIONS
Off Peak Pricing Sunday-Thursday*
Adult: $15 
Child: $5 [Ages 3- 12 years old]
*Holidays periods subject to Peak Pricing

Peak Pricing  Friday & Saturday*
Adult: $20 
Child: $10  [Ages 3- 12 years old]
*Holidays periods subject to Peak Pricing

Online ticket sales will be available up to 30 minutes into each session if space allows. To ensure entry, we encourage guests to purchase their tickets in advance at magicoflightsvail.com.

HOLIDAY PARTIES & SPECIAL EVENTS
For information on hosting a holiday party or special event on-site at Magic of Lights Vail, click HERE or contact Morgan Russell mrussell@vvf.org.

AGE POLICY
Children 2 and under are free and do not require a ticket.

REFUND POLICY
All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges. Contact the Box Office regarding any COVID-19 related ticket concerns.
 
DIRECTIONS & PARKING
The closest parking is located at the Vail Village Parking Structure (free after 3pm).

To get to the Vail Village Parking Structure, take exit 176 off I-70. Head south toward Vail Mountain, into the main Vail Roundabout. Exit the roundabout heading east on the South Frontage Road. The entrance to the Vail Village Parking structure will be on the right. Visit vaileventparking.com for information on parking options. 
Parking is not available at the Ford Park parking lot unless you have a valid parking pass.

Walking – From the Vail Village parking structure, walk east on Meadow Drive toward Vail Valley Drive. Turn right on Vail Valley Drive and walk approximately .4 miles. Manor Vail Lodge will be on the left. Walk down the sidewalk to the left of the entrance of Manor Vail Lodge and head straight to the opening between the buildings toward the lighted covered bridge and into the Ford Park Lower Bench area. 
Intown Bus – The Town of Vail offers free intown buses from the Village and Lionshead parking structures. Take the intown bus east to the Golden Peak stop and Manor Vail Lodge will be directly across the street. Walk down the main driveway entrance of Manor Vail Lodge and head straight to the opening between the buildings toward the lighted covered bridge and into the Ford Park Lower Bench area. View the bus route to Magic of Lights Vail.

ADA ACCESS
Magic of Lights Vail provides reasonable accommodation in our attraction to persons with disabilities to the extent feasible within the mountainous area and terrain in which the attraction is located.  Please let us know if you have a disability-related request for accommodation.  To ensure consideration of specific accommodation requests, visitors are encouraged to contact Magic of Lights Vail no later than 48 hours in advance of your ticketed attraction time.  Such requests may be made by telephone call to the Box Office at (970) 845-8497 or by email to boxoffice@vvf.org.  Please include the specific accommodation you are requesting and any additional information you believe to be useful to your request.  Not all requests can be accommodated given the nature of the attraction and other factors such as weather and conditions of the attraction premises, which may include snow and ice.
 
CONCESSIONS
Limited food items and non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase at the concession area at Magic of Lights Vail. 
 
PROHIBITED ITEMS
Bicycles   
Pets   
Lasers   
Drones   
Large Bags   
Weapons of any kind   
Smoking of any kind   
Outside Alcohol
Any additional items security determines could potentially distract from guests’ safety and enjoyment
 
COVID-19 PROTOCOLS
Mask-supportive environment: Magic of Lights Vail will remain a mask-supportive environment. Wearing a face mask is strongly encouraged in the venues but is not required.

Please note that health and safety protocols may be revised in the future based on data specific to COVID-19 disease trends in Eagle County.