In addition to the many complimentary site selection services provided by the sales team at the Park City Convention & Visitors Bureau, we also offer meeting planners tools to ensure attendee interest. We realize that planning a meeting requires successful marketing of a destination to meeting attendees. In addition to promotional copy and information about Park City's Destination Marketing Accreditation, we have provided tools for you to provide your attendees with area information they need to make the most out of your next Rocky Mountain meeting.
Park City, Utah is the most accessible mountain meeting destination in North America - a mere 35-minute ride from Salt Lake International Airport. Park City's ease of accessibility combined with over 30 professional meeting venues and our unbeatable value season rates make for a surprisingly smart economic choice. Within these properties there are over 125,000 square feet of flexible meeting space and over 4,000 committable rooms ranging from B&B's, boutique hotels, condominium hotels to full-service hotel accommodations. With such a spectacular setting, easy accessibility, and a host of activities to choose from, Park City is an easy choice for a summer mountain meeting.
Park City was incorporated in 1884. In its mining heyday, more than $400 million in silver was extracted from the mountains surrounding Park City. Park City is a unique blend of old and new. Sixty-four of Park City's buildings are listed on the National Register of Historic Places, many of which are on Historic Main Street.
Park City has a long history of environmental responsibility and sustainability and is among the most progressive cities for climate goals in the United States.
Three world-class resorts open their facilities for summer events and conferences, including lift-served hiking and mountain biking, scenic gondola and chairlift rides, as well as alpine slides, zip-lines, and an Alpine Coaster.
Utah Olympic Park- From the picturesque 3,900 square foot Day Lodge overlooking the Park's freestyle pool and ski jumps to the interactive Alf Engen Ski Museum, an unforgettable setting for your special event awaits. Treat your attendees to a free-style aerial show or take the ride of a lifetime on The Comet bobsled - ideal for team building activities.
Jupiter Bowl - The most fun you can have in rented shoes. It's a nightclub. It's a bowling alley. It's both-- sixteen luxury bowling lanes, billiards, video games and Wii stations, sports bar, fine dining and a private VIP lounge.
High West Distillery and Saloon - The highly anticipated High West Distillery and Saloon opened in November 2009, making it one of the only ski-in/ski-out distilleries in the world. Located in Old Town Park City, the High West Distillery and Saloon is an intimate gathering place serving small plates of nouveau Western fare, a full selection of fine wines and spirits, and their own small-batch, mountain-crafted, award-winning whiskeys and vodkas.
Liquor Laws - Utah made a drastic change in July 2009. No longer will patrons need a "membership" to enter Utah's bars and clubs. Following decades of baffling visitors with quirky liquor laws, Utah Legislators recently passed sweeping changes to the State's often criticized liquor laws, including the elimination of the State's private club system, a move that will simply add to Park City's ever-growing attributes as a world-class convention and tourism destination.
With 100+ restaurants and bars, meeting attendees have plenty of options when deciding when to eat, where to eat, and which type of food to eat.
Summers in Park City, Utah are filled with an abundance of outdoor concerts, festivals and group activities. The moderate, dry climate, brilliant blue skies and friendly atmosphere make Park City an ideal meeting destination. Park City offers a wide variety of before- and after-meeting activities to choose from, including golf, fly-fishing, bobsled rides, horseback riding, hiking, hot air ballooning, mountain symphonies and concerts, art festivals and gallery strolls, plus shopping on historic Main Street and at our outlet stores. In August, more than 200 artists are chosen to line Main Street for the annual Kimball Arts Festival to celebrate four days of art, food, and music.
Montage Deer Valley - Opened in December 2010, The Montage will occupies a coveted location at Empire Pass, on the slopes of Deer Valley Resort, yet just minutes to downtown Park City. The Montage features over 17,000 square feet of indoor function space along with 31,000 square feet of outdoor function space in a stunning mountain setting.
The Waldorf Astoria Park City and Golden Door Spa celebrated its grand opening at The Canyons in July 2009, with 175 luxurious rooms and suites offering contemporary design and warmth.
Stein Eriksen Lodge's Expanded Spa opened in December 2009 - The Spa's Extensive Remodel Takes Award-Winning Pampering to New Levels. Stein Eriksen Lodge is located mid-mountain at Deer Valley Resort and is Utah's only Forbes Five-Star, AAA Five Diamond property. The ambitious remodel has taken the award-winning facility from 4,300 square-feet to more than 20,000 square-feet dedicated to wellness and relaxation.
Park City, Utah is positioned to be one of the top mountain meeting destinations in the West. Meeting planners are looking for destinations with client appeal that create a unique and memorable event; 3 world-class ski resorts, our Olympic heritage, and the Sundance Film Festival have all put Park City on the map. Meeting planners are also looking for value; our value season rates (April through November) provide the best value for attendees, including an endless array of activities, at little or no cost. We have also seen a trend where planners are seeking out green options for their meetings; Park City is at the top when sustainability is mentioned.