Celebrate the Holidays in Park City
Park City's holiday activities have become a real Park City tradition with the local community and visiting guests alike. There's certainly a magic in the air this time of year, and we're happy to share in the holiday spirit with visiting guests. Park City Mountain Resort welcomes Santa Claus into Park City as he and his reindeer descend the Town Lift from the top of the mountain. Guests are welcome to arrive around 5 p.m. to enjoy hot cocoa and snacks. Santa and his reindeer fly their sled full of goodies onto the Town Lift plaza around 6:15 p.m.
New Year's Eve celebrations in Park City
Fireworks come early on New Year's Eve at Canyons Resort, complete with an afternoon of free concerts at the Beach and fireworks at 7:30pm. Put the kids to bed and then head up to Historic Main Street for more New Years Eve fun. Deer Valley Resort will be entertaining the crowds on December 30th with their annual Torchlight Parade. It will be held at approximately 6 p.m. (dusk) on Big Stick ski run on Bald Eagle Mountain. Complimentary hot cider and cookies will be served.
Holiday Shopping in Park City
Do you have last minute shopping for the holidays? Take time to explore more than 100 unique shops and boutiques, art galleries and specialty stores. From Indian rugs and jewelry to antique gifts and delicate linens...from designer wear and mountain apparel to new age books and fresh flowers - you'll find it all on Historic Main Street.
Park City Restaurants & Dining
There aren't too many good reasons to leave our slopes, but eating is one of them, especially when you've visited a few of our 100+ restaurants. You'll find everything from fast food to the most fashionable cuisine this side of, well, anywhere. So in Park City, the challenge isn't deciding when to eat, it's deciding where. Be sure to make reservations during the holiday season.
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CHRISTMAS & HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS IN PARK CITY
CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAY LINKS & ACTIVITIES:
Historic Main Street:
During the month of December, the Historic Park City District will host a number of events, classes and activities as a part of the holidays to celebrate the festive season. Many events are free to the public and open to all ages.
Park City Mountain Resort:
"Park City Mountain Resort is a magical place to be during the holidays and the reason why so many families choose to celebrate with us time and time again," said Krista Parry, director of marketing for Park City Mountain Resort. "Our holiday events have become a tradition for the local community and visiting guests alike. We treasure the opportunity to share in their experience." On December 24, Santa Claus will ski around the mountain during the day and once the sun sets he will lead more than 100 ski and snowboard instructors down the PayDay run during Park City Mountain Resort's 50th annual traditional torchlight parade. The parade can best be viewed from the Resort Plaza where complimentary hot beverages and cookies will be served.
Deer Valley Resort:
December 25th - Santa will be visiting with guests in the Snow Park Lodge area from 9 to 11 a.m. From noon to 1:30 p.m. Santa will visit guests in the Silver Lake Lodge area. Guests are invited to bring a camera and have their picture taken with Santa.
From December 23rd - December 25th, Santa will shred the slopes at The Canyons, delivering candy and treats to all the good boys and girls around. Look for Santa at the Flight of The Canyons gondola, as well as throughout the entire resort, from 10:00am - 2:00pm.
December 31- Canyons will be hosting another exciting event on the Ski Beach, complete with a DJ and free fireworks show at 7:30pm! All events are FREE to the public and spectators are welcome!
Check out our December Calender of Events for more holiday activities and events