Town News
  1. Guitar Player at Avon Performance Pavilion

    AvonLIVE! 2022 Summer Concert Series Returns

    The Town of Avon is honored to announce the first five bands for the AvonLIVE! concert series at the Avon Performance Pavilion, at Harry A. Nottingham Park, on Wednesdays throughout the summer. Read on...
  2. SUP BC May 2021

    Nottingham Lake & Beach are Open for the Summer!

    ?The Town of Avon is excited to announce the opening of Nottingham Lake and Beach for the 2022 summer season! Nottingham Park is always a prominent gathering place for both everyday enjoyment and outdoor recreation opportunities. Read on...
  3. July 3 Fireworks-169_Photo Zach Mahone

    Town of Avon Announces a Rich Calendar of Summer Activities & Events

    With summer excitement building, the Town of Avon announces its full 2022 event schedule. Nottingham Park, the Avon Performance Pavilion, and the Terrace will again be the prominent gathering centers for both everyday enjoyment and major outdoor events. Read on...
  4. RocketParade

    Avon Kicks Off the 2022 Summer Season with the First SunsetLIVE! this Sunday, May 29

    Join us on the Terrace this Sunday for the perfect addition to your Memorial Day Weekend as we launch the summer season with the first SunsetLIVE! community concert. Enjoy a spectacular sunset over Nottingham Lake while Colorado based band Rocket Parade. Read on...
  5. A drone shot of homes in the Wildridge neighborhood

    Wildridge Wildland Fire Evacuation Training Exercise Friday, May 27

    The Wildridge Wildland Fire Evacuation Training will take place on Friday, May 27, 2022 starting at 9:30 am. until approximately 12 pm. This is a training exercise and will not require evacuation or road closures. Expect to see police activity. Read on...
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    Xcel Energy’s Residential Gas Service Replacement Program

    Xcel Energy will soon replace a section of the natural gas line that serves Avon neighborhoods. This is part of Xcel’s Residential Gas Service Replacement Program seeking to revitalize infrastructure and continue to provide safe, reliable service. Read on...
  7. Town of Avon volunteers cleaning railroad tracks on Clean-Up Day

    Avon Town Clean-Up Day Returns on Saturday, June 4

    Be sure to mark your calendars & come out to celebrate the changing seasons with a little spring cleaning! On June 4, the Town will host the eighth annual Town Clean-Up Day event, giving volunteers a chance to clean up Avon after a long winter season. Read on...
  8. Mustard brown couch awaiting curbside pick up

    Avon Clean Up Week Begins Monday, May 30

    Avon Clean Up Week will begin on Monday, May 30 and continue through Saturday, June 4. If Avon residents have unwanted materials, including large items such as washers, dryers or furniture, now is the time to throw them away. Best of all, removal is free! Read on...
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    Ongoing Fire Mitigation in Wildridge

    The Town of Avon will conduct wildfire mitigation on Town-owned parcels in the Wildridge subdivision through the end of May. Mitigation efforts will focus on Town-owned open space parcels abutting private property. Read on...
  10. Nova the police therapy dog poses with her handler and teachers and students of Avon Elementary

    Avon Names New K-9 Police Officer ‘Nova’

    Avon Police's newest K-9 officer will officially be known as Nova beginning Friday, April 29. The name is the backwards spelling of “Avon” and is also a type of bright star, befitting the luminous personality of Avon’s newest four-legged staff member Read on...
  11. New Buses

    Avon Transit Lifts Mask Mandate

    A federal judge has voided the federal mask mandate on public transportation. The CDC will not enforce their mask order that was scheduled to expire after May 3. With the low infection rate in the local area, Avon Transit lifts its mask mandate. Read on...
  12. Flood-Insurance

    Review Your Flood Insurance Needs

    As days become longer and the weather turns warmer, Eagle County homeowners, renters and businesses are urged to think about flood insurance. Spring runoff typically peaks between May and June; however, flood conditions can occur at any time. Read on...
  13. WAP Trails Closed edited

    Late Season Snowfall Will Extend West Avon Preserve Closure Beyond April 16

    Town officials announced that the seasonal closure for the majority of the West Avon Preserve will extend beyond April 16 due to snowpack coverage and adverse muddy conditions. Read on...
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    Avon Transit Summer Schedule begins Monday, April 18, 2022

    Avon Transit will transition to its summer schedule beginning Monday, April 18. Summer schedule information can be obtained from Avon Transit bus operators, by contacting Avon Transit Customer Service at (970) 748-4120, or online at www.avon.org/transit. Read on...
  15. Siren

    Emergency Notification System Planning Underway

    After installing Avon’s first siren at the top of Wildridge in Spring 2021, Avon is considering additional sirens for the “Northern Hillside Communities” this summer. A public hearing is scheduled for April 19 with the PZC to review and collect input. Read on...
  16. Avon at night Jon Sheppard

    Avon Reminds Residents of its Dark Sky Preservation Initiative

    The Town would like to remind residents of its “Dark Sky Preservation Initiative” to reduce offensive lighting sources. All outdoor lighting, including residential, must conform with the Town of Avon’s Outdoor Lighting Ordinance Read on...
  17. Pool Area

    Avon Recreation Center adjusts Saturday swimming pool operating hours

    The Avon Recreation Center, like many other organizations, is feeling the effects of the national labor shortage. Due to staff shortages in the Aquatics Division, the Avon Recreation Center Saturday swimming pool hours will change to 12 - 8 PM. Read on...
  18. Two women holding turkey legs with Avon stage in background

    Town of Avon is Accepting Special Event Food Vendors for 2022

    Avon is accepting Special Event food vendors for 2022. Summer is around the corner and the Town of Avon has another vibrant season of events planned. To complement the events, Avon is seeking food vendors to serve their hungry guests. Read on...
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    Town of Avon Seeking Special Event Volunteers for 2022 Season

    The Town of Avon is seeking volunteers for the 2022 special event season. The main role of our volunteer team is to assist Town staff with all aspects of event execution. This may include distribution of marketing collateral, event set-up and tear down. Read on...
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    Avon Seeks Community Members to Serve on Cultural, Arts, and Special Events Committee

    The Town of Avon is seeking community members to join the Cultural, Arts and Special Events (“CASE”) Committee. The Committee is comprised of seven voting members and two non-voting members. Positions are appointed by the Avon Town Council. Read on...
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    Avon Town Hall to Reopen to Public on Monday, January 31

    Avon Town Hall, located at 100 Mikaela Way, will reopen to the public on Monday, January 31. Avon Town Hall is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Read on...
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    Avon Town Hall Closed Due to COVID-19 Concerns

    Avon Town Hall is closed to the public effective Wednesday, December 22 at 5 pm and will remained closed until further notice in an effort to slow the accelerating spread of COVID-19. There is a secure drop box in the entrance foyer at 100 Mikaela Way. Read on...
  23. EV Charging Stations

    Avon Continues to Expand Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure

    The Town of Avon was recently awarded a $45,000 grant through the Department of Energy Charge Ahead program to install five more Level 2 electric vehicle (EV) chargers in 2022. Read on...
  24. Bustang

    CDOT Expanding Transit Service To Avon

    Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is expanding its transit service to the Town of Avon. Bustang is CDOT’s interregional express bus service, connecting major populations, employment centers, and local transit entities along I-70 and I-25. Read on...
  25. Avon Transit Winter Schedule On Hold

    Avon Transit will transition to its winter schedule when the Beaver Creek Mountain Opens. A shuttle supporting the Beaver Creek Tree Lighting event will operate on Friday November 26, 2021. Read on...
  26. Ladder truck

    Fire at Liftview Condominiums in Avon

    Several agencies are responding to a structure fire at Liftview Condominiums in Avon. The fire started at 1:48 a.m and is concentrated in the center of the D building. There are no reported injuries at this time. Read on...
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    Avon Recreation Center Launches SmartRec Software

    The Avon Recreation Center will transition its membership and program registration to a new management software, SmartRec. This transition will better integrate with our local community recreation centers and include online services. Read on...
  28. Black E-Bike

    Avon Launches E-Bike Purchase Incentive

    Full-time Avon residents who purchase a new or used e-bike after November 20, 2021 can receive a rebate Read on...
  29. Avon at night Jon Sheppard

    Avon Reminds Residents of its Dark Sky Preservation Initiative

    The Town would like to remind residents of its “Dark Sky Preservation Initiative” to reduce offensive lighting sources. All outdoor lighting, including residential, must conform with the Town of Avon’s Outdoor Lighting Ordinance Read on...
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    Unofficial Final Results for the 2021 Coordinated Election

    A final round of unofficial final results for the 2021 Coordinated Election has been published from the Eagle County Clerk and Recorder. Read on...
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    Mikaela Way & Town Hall Asphalt Paving Project

    The Town of Avon is scheduled to begin paving Mikaela Way & the Town Hall parking lot on Monday October 18, 2021. The work will require periodic road and parking lot closures and a detour on Lake Street will be in place. Read on...
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    Mikaela Way and Avon Town Hall Asphalt Overlay Project Construction

    Construction of the Mikaela Way and Avon Town Hall Asphalt Overlay Project is scheduled to begin on Monday, September 20. The Project consists of concrete curb and sidewalk replacement and asphalt paving on Mikaela Way and in the Town Hall parking lot. Read on...
  33. Road Construction Ahead Orange Sign

    Road Closure: Buck Creek Road

    Buck Creek Road between Nottingham Road and Wildwood road will be closed to thru traffic beginning Monday, September 13th to facilitate construction of the Buck Creek Road Asphalt Overlay & Repairs Project. Read on...
  34. Request for Written Pro and Con Statements for the 2% Short-Term Rental Tax for Community Housing

    On August 24th, the Avon Town Council took action to refer a 2% Short-Term Rental Tax Ballot Question to the Avon Electorate at the November 2, 2021 coordinated election. Read on...
  35. Avon looking at BC Spring

    Avon Voters to Decide Short-Term Rental Tax Question to Support Community Housing in November

    On August 24th, the Avon Town Council passed Resolution 21-20 to refer a two precent Short-Term Rental Tax Ballot Question to the Avon Electorate at the November 2, 2021 coordinated election. Read on...
  36. Roger Clyne

    AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series Resumes Wednesday featuring Roger Clyne and The Peacemakers

    As the summer draws to a close and the evenings begin to cool down, Avon hosts two more AvonLIVE! free concerts. Join us on Wednesday, August 25 in Nottingham Park for Roger Clyne and The Peacemakers at 7:00 p.m. Read on...
  37. Cover of Avon Rec Center Fall/Winter Activity Guide

    Avon Recreation Center Announces 2021 Fall/Winter Seasonal Programming

    School is back in session and so is programming at the Avon Recreation Center! The Rec Center recently released its updated 2021 Fall/Winter Activity Guide which includes programming for children and adults through the fall and winter seasons. Read on...
  38. New Buses

    Town of Avon – New Bus Arrivals

    The Town of Avon received two new, cleaner and more fuel-efficient, diesel buses. The $1M purchase was made possible with a $800,000 grant from the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT). Read on...
  39. TMD

    Vail Valley Brew’Au Comes to Avon August 21st

    In celebration of 25 years of giving, the Vail Valley Charitable Fund is pleased to announce the first annual Brew'Au on August 21st at Harry A. Nottingham Park in Avon. This event builds upon the Vail Valley Brewfest in 2018 and 2019 – with a luau twist! Read on...
  40. Circus

    Flynn Creek Circus Comes to Avon August 13 – 15

    Experience a comedic circus ‘fairy tale’ at the Flynn Creek Circus in Nottingham Park. Riotously funny, deeply moving and dangerously inspiring, this charmingly fresh, all human circus, will be raising their vintage Big Top tent in Avon on August 13-15. Read on...
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    Stage 1 Fire Restrictions Recinded

    The Town of Avon has followed Eagle County, the U.S. Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management in recinding Stage 1 fire restrictions in Avon beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, July 30th . The current fire danger has reduced to Moderate. Read on...
  42. Road Construction Ahead Orange Sign

    Avon Road I-70 Underpass Pedestrian Safety Improvements

    The Avon Road I-70 Pedestrian Safety Improvement Project will begin on Monday, August 2. The project will take approximately 120 days to complete and may require periodic lane closures. Please be patient! Read on...
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    Weekly Art Expo Returns to Avon’s Possibilities Plaza on Wednesdays!

    The Possibilities in Avon: Weekly Art Expo is back this Wednesday on the Main Street Mall from 11 am - 4 pm. This week’s featured artist is Paul Nzalamba, hailing from Los Angeles, whose work is African Batiks on cotton. Read on...
  44. Avon Arts Celebration Avon CO

    Avon Arts Celebration Returns to Harry A. Nottingham Park

    The second annual Avon Arts Celebration takes place this weekend. The three-day outdoor event features over 100 booths featuring juried artists from across the nation representing painting, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics and much more. Read on...
  45. 2021 Virtual Avon Council

    Avon Recall Election

    The Avon Town Council voted to pursue an appeal, to be filed immediately, and will request to stay the recall election until such time as the Colorado Court of Appeals issues a ruling. Read on...
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    Town of Avon Implements Stage II Fire Restrictions

    Town of Avon Implements Stage II Fire Restrictions Avon fireworks cancelled; Salute to the USA presented Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices will still be held on July 3rd featuring Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, concessions and a family fun zone! Read on...
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    Weekly Art Expo Returns to Avon’s Possibilities Plaza on Wednesdays!

    The Weekly Art Expo returns to Avon on Wednesdays this summer beginning June 23 through September 1 from 11 AM to 4 PM on Avon's Main Street Mall. We invite you to stroll through Avon and discover great artists with amazing works. Read on...
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    Town of Avon Implements Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

    Due to the combination of unusually high temperatures and dry, windy conditions there is an increased risk for wildfires throughout Colorado. As a result, the Town of Avon will implement “Stage 1” fire restrictions beginning Friday, June 18th at 12:00 am. Read on...
  49. Los Texmaniacs

    AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series Begins Wednesday, June 23rd with Los Texmaniacs

    We invite the community to join us at the Avon Performance Pavilion in Harry A. Nottingham Park on Wednesday, June 23rd as we kick off the inaugural AvonLIVE! free community concert series with Grammy Award winning artist Los Texmaniacs! Read on...
  50. Sunrise Saw Blade

    Art Around Avon Walking Tour on Friday, June 11th

    Avon unveils a new art program and is hosting an Art Around Avon self-guided walking tour on Friday, June 11 beginning at 6 pm. The Art Around Avon consist of nine delightful sculptures which will be on exhibit throughout the Town through May of 2022. Read on...
  51. Wildridge Public Roads Avon_CO

    Off Highway Vehicle Ordinance Passed for Wildridge Subdivision

    An Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) ordinance was passed on second reading by the Avon Town Council on May 25th. It will take effect on June 24th. Read on...
  52. Xcel Energy: June 20 Weekly Construction Update

    Xcel Energy’s Edwards to Minturn Natural Gas Pipeline Replacement Project weekly update. Read on...
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