Park City Events in February: Winter Sports Galore!

Posted on: January 30, 2012

1005412 dogs in the snow Park City Events in February: Winter Sports Galore! January is an extremely popular time to visit Park City because of the Sundance Film Festival which is held here every New Year. Unfortunately, because of the popularity of Sundance, sometimes visitors overlook the appeal of visiting our Park City Peaks hotel in February, when we still have many great Park City events worth attending.

February 1st – 11th – The 10 Year Olympic Anniversary is this year, and the Utah Olympic Legacy Foundation has coordinated several Olympic-sport competitions and other Olympic-related activities throughout the month of February including a free concert on Main street on February 1st to kick off this once in a lifetime Park City event! On the 1st there will also be a torch relay, Olympic-spirit competitions, official Olympic mascots and much more. This event is definitely worth visiting!

February 1st – 4th – Part of the Olympic anniversary celebration, the FIS Freestyle World Cup will be held at the Deer Valley resort and is the world’s most prestigious freeski athletic competition (other than the Olympics of course). Competitors will be arriving from all over the world to take part, in aerials, moguls and dual moguls competitions. Why not come out and show your support for the participants and this Park City event by cheering them on?

February 4thThe International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race, one of the largest dog sled races in the United States, stops through Park City on Saturday February 4th for the night where Park City is sure to show them our world-renowned hospitality! This Park City event includes: festivities for attendees and mushers, a pancake breakfast, dog parades, carnivals and much more!

February 6th – 11thThe next sporting event organized by the Olympic Legacy Foundation, the FIBT Skeleton Intercontinental Cup, will be held at Utah Olympic Park, with separate races for men and women taking place daily. This thrilling Park City event is a spectator-must for the whole-family!

February 9th – 12th – The final sporting event during our Olympic anniversary, the U.S. Spring Snowboarding and Freestyle Grand Prix, is a mix of the world’s best skicross and snowboardcross competitors and is sure to be an exciting event! The course is located primarily on Doc’s run in the Canyons, with the finish line on the Ski Beach in the Resort Village.

Thinking of attending some Park City Events in February? Well you’re in luck because the Park City Peaks hotel still has Park City lodging available, but book soon, with all the great things going on in next month we’re sure to fill up fast!