Last Chance to Enter to Win Vail’s 50th Anniversary Poster Design Contest

23 August 2012
VAIL, Colo. – Aug. 23, 2012 – There’s still time to become a part of history and submit an original poster design to help commemorate Vail’s 50th anniversary. Guests, members of the community and fans of Vail are invited to submit their artwork for the poster contest by Sept. 1 and the winning design will be printed as the official poster representing Vail’s 50th ski and snowboard season.
The first place winner will be rewarded with a grand prize consisting of two Epic Passes for the 2012-2013 season, dinner for two at Game Creek restaurant, and $500 in mountain money valid at Vail Mountain. Prizes will also be awarded for second and third place designs.
Vail’s 50th anniversary poster must be designed for 18” by 24” reproduction. For more details about the poster contest, production rights and official rules please visit Entries can be sent to and must be submitted by Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012.
For more information Vail Mountain and Vail’s 50th anniversary visit, or stop by the Mountain Information Center, open daily from 9 a.m.–4 p.m., or call (970) SKI-VAIL (754-8245).
About Vail Mountain
Quickly approaching its 50th anniversary in December 2012 and coveted as the largest ski resort in the United States with more than 5,000 acres of skiable terrain and seven legendary Back Bowls spanning seven miles, Vail is an extraordinary winter vacation destination. Under blue skies more than 300 days each year and with more groomed terrain than anywhere on the planet, families reconnect and celebrate here from year to year and generation to generation. The vacation experience is world class, from the Vail Ski & Snowboard School to the events, activities and festivals, the shops and spas, abundant culinary experiences and luxurious accommodations. Coupled with the vision inherent in the spirit of Vail’s founders, and a modern day commitment to excellence in all aspects of guest service and operations, Vail can still credibly lay claim to being a resort like nothing on earth.  



About Vail Resorts
Vail Resorts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the leading mountain resort operator in the United States. The Company's subsidiaries operate the mountain resorts of Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone in Colorado, and Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada, and the Grand Teton Lodge Company in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The Company's subsidiary, RockResorts, a luxury resort hotel company, manages casually elegant properties. Vail Resorts Development Company is the real estate planning, development and construction subsidiary of Vail Resorts, Inc. Vail Resorts is a publicly held company traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: MTN). The Vail Resorts company website is and consumer website is


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