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    Halloween in the Vail Valley-2019 events

    A complete list of Halloween activities in the Vail Valley including kids events, trick or treating, pumpkin carving, movies, concerts, costume contests, parties and spooky festivities. We love Halloween here in the Vail Valley, we love it so much, that one night is not nearly enough and we spread it out over 2 or 3 days or even a whole week! Enjoy the spooky spirit in Minturn, Vail, and Edwards and down valley. Grab your monster garb and your vampire teeth and let the festivities begin, here are all the valley’s Halloween happenings. Check back often because this list will be updated as more events are added.

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    Warm Halloween Costumes for Kids

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this article about warm Halloween costumes for kids helpful. As a parent living in the Colorado mountains, when the leaves begin turning in the autumn, I start looking for just the right costume to keep each of my kiddos warm and cozy when out trick or treating on a chilly, Halloween night.

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    Best Child Carrier Hiking Backpacks

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this article about the best child carrier hiking backpacks helpful. Nothing is more fun than hitting the trail with your little ones. The key is to find the best child carrier hiking backpack to guarantee that your family adventures are safe, easy and comfortable. In order to find the right carrier for you and your child you will need to identify what type you need. By identifying what features you want and what type of pack you need, you will ensure lots of fun on the trail with the whole family.

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    Best Ice Skates for Kids

    Welcome to ThinkVail– we hope you find this article about the best ice skates for kids helpful. Kids and ice skating go hand in hand.  There is nothing more thrilling than gliding across the ice and getting up the courage to try a trick, like a skate stop, backwards skate, or even, dare-I-say, a JUMP. Bundled up in warm clothes, sipping hot chocolate and enjoying the season with your new skates laced up tight. But how do you get your kids started on this journey and what is the best ice skates for them to learn and advance?

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    Vail Winter – Kids Activities in Vail, Colorado

    Winter in the Vail Valley is a magical place and offers so many family-friendly activities and fun things to do for kids of all ages. Families can enjoy a variety of wonderfully, unique programs, experiences and adventures. Whether’s its skiing, tubing, ski-biking, snowshoeing, horse drawn sleigh rides, ice-skating, bowling, creating art, reading a good book or one of the may other family friendly activities available in Vail, Colorado, you are sure to find something fun for everyone in your group.

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    Best Vail Hiking Trails (for Kids)

    Welcome to ThinkVail – We hope you find this article about the Best Vail Hiking Trails for Kids helpful. Summer is a magical time here in the Vail valley and one of the reasons for that is because of all the GREAT hiking that is found literally right outside your front door.  No matter where you are staying in Vail, a great hike is just minutes away. Hiking is the perfect way to get away from it all, listen to the sounds of nature, enjoy beautiful views and just a wonderful way to remember what is important in life. Kids are natural hikers, so get them outside and teach them…

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    Movies in Vail – See All Showtimes

    This is a list of all movie theaters in the Vail Valley with its location, and a link to the theater’s showtime schedule.  Just CLICK on the name of the theater to be taken to the theater’s showtimes, list of featured films and a description of what is playing.