Park City Events in June: Slow Food, Festivals, Fairs and Markets

1215314 market 41 Park City Events in June: Slow Food, Festivals, Fairs and MarketsJune is a busy time in the Park City hotel area with lots of visitors flocking to our city to take advantage of our great summer weather, as well as the many fun Park City events  that we host during the warmer months. In June, Park City will host a slow food weekend, a music film festival, our 19th Annual Children’s fair as well as a Sunday market, to name a few. Park City is a great place to visit during the summer to take advantage of our many great outdoor activities like hiking, and biking, and to see that we’re not just about skiing!

Park City Events in June

June 1st – 3rd – Taking place at the Jim Santy Auditorium Slow Food Park City’s Food & Film Weekend will kick off with a showing of Julie and Julia, on Friday at 8pm followed by Big Night on Saturday at the same time and Chocolat on Sunday at 6pm. The film series is meant to draw attention to the “slow food” movement, where people are striving to preserve traditional and regional cuisine as an alternative to fast food, and encouraging the farming of plants, seeds and livestock characteristic of local ecosystems.

June 1st – 3rd – The Park City Film Music Festival will be taking place for the 9th consecutive year in 2012 from June 1st to 3rd and will screen over 200 independent films for audiences throughout the festival. Tickets are no on sale for the screenings. In addition, the festival will also showcase: free concerts, round tables, seminars and receptions at various venues throughout the city.

June 3rd – The 19th Annual Park City Children’s Fair is a Park City tradition held in City Park each year and featuring activities for children of all ages including: games, food, live music, prizes, magic shows, pony rides, a bouncy house and much more. The event will run from 10:30 am until 3pm.

June 10th – September 23rd – Every Sunday from 10am until 5pm, Park City’s Historic Main Street will be home to the Park Silly Sunday Market, Utah’s zero waste street festival and open air market. Vendors, artisans, activities for children and adults, delicious food and performers will be present at the market and it is free and open for all to attend.

Park City Events in June near the Park City Peaks hotel

The Park City Peaks hotel is situated nearbe all of the great events in Park City this June, as well as most of the town’s most popular attractions including Historic Main Street. If you’re thinking about booking a trip to Park City this spring give our Park City hotel staff a call!

Things to do in Park City in the Summer: Horseback Riding Tours

1387662 quarter horse Things to do in Park City in the Summer: Horseback Riding ToursOne of the things that we’re most proud of here in Park City, is our town’s rich history and culture. As a result, we offer a great deal of wonderful historic sites for tourists to visit, as well as some fun activities that can help you get an idea of how the miners who founded our town experienced the Park City area. With the ski season over until next year, it’s finally time to take advantage of some of the things to do in Park City in the summer. One of the best ways to get a feel of this is through guided horseback riding in Park City,  a popular tourist activity.  Take advantage of the amazing trails and wooded regions that Utah has to offer by riding a horse through the valleys, mountains and woodlands that Park City is known for.

Best Horseback Riding in Park City – Things to do in Park City 

Rocky Mountain Recreation of Utah
Voted one of the best outdoor recreation companies by USA Today, this company offers a, “one of a kind” outdoor adventure on a 9,000 acre working ranch near Park City, with trail rides and guided horseback riding tours in Park City for riders of all skill levels.

Red Pine Adventures
A locally owned and operated outdoor adventure company, Red Pine Adventures offers horseback riding tours during the summer on privately-owned property in the Red Pine Canyon. This company is conveniently located right next to Canyons resort.

Rocky Mountain Outfitters
This company offers both fishing and horseback riding tours in Park City in the spring and summer months. Nominated for the Guide Service of the Year Award, two years in a row, this company offers a great experience and has a variety of options for skill levels and tour lengths.

Why Try Horseback Riding in Park City? Fun Things to do in Park City in the Summer 

With some of the most beautiful terrain, trails and mountains views in the country, Park City offers a little of everything for the outdoor adventure enthusiast. From stunning trails, to beautiful valleys and wooded areas, why not experience Park City as it’s meant to be experienced?

No matter how adventurous you are, or your skill at horseback riding, Park City’s scenic splendour will offer every visitor a great experience. If you’d like to visit Park City and try some of our outdoor adventures for yourself, why not consider booking a stay at the Park City Peaks Hotel? Our experienced staff can help you choose the right tour company for you and can assist you in booking any tours you may be interested in.