Posted on: October 12, 2012
Park City is famous for the world renowned Sundance Film Festival, but that’s not the only worthwhile event happening over the next few months. The vibrant resort town regularly hosts events which are enjoyed by both visitors and locals alike. With talented communities supporting arts, music, sports, food and more, there’s always something interesting to attend. If you’re wondering what great events Park City is hosting in the next few months continue reading for some useful recommendations.
Our Park City Lodge Suggests the Following Events and Activities
Park City Gallery Stroll: During the last Friday of every month, the Park City Gallery Association offers a unique showcase of our talented artists and takes you through a walking tour of special events and exhibits.
Paul Draper – Mysteries of the Mind: Paul Draper performs mind reading and magic on November 17 at the historic Egyptian Theatre. This all-ages show will shock, amaze and entertain audiences. For more events and information about the Egyptian Theatre, take a look at our previous blog post!
Winter Classics Music Festival: The extremely talented Park Chamber Music society will be performing songs from classic composers such as Beethoven and Mozart during the upcoming winter months. Stay tuned for more details.
Deer Valley Celebrity Ski Fest: Stars from television, film and the Olympic games show their skills and raise money for the Waterkeeper Alliance charity during December 7-10.
Sprint US Snowboarding and Freeskiing Grand Prix: See the world’s top skiers perform in slopestyle as well as snowboarding and freeskiing halfpipe. With over $375,000 in prizes on the line, this will be a highly competitive event. Competition runs from December 21-22.
The Utah Olympic Oval Halloween events: There are a variety of great Halloween events at the oval during the next few months. On October 26, the Oval is hosting a trick or treat indoor street where you can walk around in your favourite costume and collect treats from community vendors and businesses. If you’re not in a spooky mood, there’s also “Cosmic Curling” on Mondays, which uses black lights and neon to make curling even more fun!
Sundance Film Festival: Although America’s premier film festival isn’t until January 17-27 next year, tickets sell out fast and accommodation books out quickly so it’s best to be prepared as early as possible. Even if you’re not attending the festival, this is a great time to visit Park City and there are usually many celebrity spottings in the area.
Looking for Park City accommodation while visiting some of our local events?
Park City Peaks is the perfect hub for anyone coming to Park City and looking to enjoy some of activities and events in the area. As well as previously hosting exciting events ourselves, we also offer free shuttle transportation into town and are just a brief stroll from the mountains. If you’d like to find out more about what makes Park City Peaks so special, learn about our luxurious rooms and read about the amazing amenities including a heated pool, restaurant and bar.
Don’t forget we have also posted many other useful articles about Park City on our Park City Peaks blog! Thanks for reading!