Vail Mountain to Host Two Interdenominational Easter Sunday Services

14 April 2011
  • Town of Vail to provide complimentary parking in Lionshead for early service attendees 
VAIL, Colo. – April 14, 2011 – Vail Mountain will host the annual interdenominational sunrise service on Easter Sunday, April 24, 2011 at 6 a.m. at Eagle’s Nest. The Eagle Bahn Gondola (#19) will begin operating at 4:30 a.m. to transport guests from Lionshead. Complimentary baked goods and beverages will be provided. In addition, there will be an afternoon Easter service scheduled for 2:30 p.m. at the Holy Cross observation deck, also known as Simonton Deck, at Eagle’s Nest.
For those planning to attend the Easter sunrise service, the Town of Vail is offering free parking for vehicles that enter the Lionshead parking structure after 4 a.m. and depart prior to 9 a.m. Upon departure, attendees should inform the booth attendants they were at the service.
The gondola ride is complimentary, and guests are not permitted to bring skis or snowboards to the sunrise service. Following the service, guests will be asked to download the gondola.
For more information about Vail Mountain, call the Mountain Activities & Information Center at (970) SKI-VAIL (754-8245) or visit

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 resort properties of Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone mountain resorts in Colorado, and the Heavenly Ski Resort and Northstar-at-Tahoe Resort 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 property and hotel company, manages casually elegant properties across the United States and in the Caribbean. 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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