Park City is one of the most famous ski destinations of the world. But summer has plenty to offer too! Summer lasts longer and you get discounts in hotel. Here are a few things you must do when you visit Park City.
From golfing, to biking and hiking – you can do anything. There are fishing and adventure parks. There is the Utah Olympic Park where you can watch the Olympic contenders practicing. You can enjoy rides like alpine slide and bobsled ride. There is an amazing show that happens every Sunday called Flying Ace All Star Freestyle Show.
In this show, all athletes come down the ski ramps and fall in the pool. You will find the best resorts here. You can also ride on the chair lifts or gondolas. The Park City and Canyons Resort offer activities like ziplines, fishing, horseback riding and alpine coaster.
There are many festivals that take place in summer. These include the Park City Kimball Arts Festival where hundreds of artists present their exhibits. A festival for food lovers called Utah artisan food tasting festival is also held.
There is a music festival called Deer Valley Music Festival which features pop style concerts outdoors. Other music festivals also occur throughout the year.
Savor the Summit is the largest dinner party that’s organized outside. The Sundance Film festival is held here every year.
Learn about Park City’s History
Before, Park City was a silver mining town. Later in the 1960s it became a modern ski resort. If you want to learn more about the history, you can visit the Park City Museum.
There is a ghost tour where you’ll learn about the mining history. Be amused by learning how this silver mining city transformed into one of world’s largest resorts.