The Taste of Vail is the first big event scheduled April 2-5. It's the 18th year for the Taste of Vail, which is one of the country's premier spring food and wine festivals. Proceeds from the event go to local charities in the Vail Valley. The phone number for more information is 970-926-5665. The Vail Film Festival is April 3-6. The number is 970-476-1092 to order passes. Spring Back To Vail is when it really gets fun. Activities start April 7-13. It includes free concerts, street parties, on-snow activities, and the always popular World Pond-skimming Championships.