The 2020 Deer Valley Music Festival has been announced and that means summer is near! This will be the seventeenth season of providing chamber music, classical and pops offerings in several venues: Deer Valley Resort's Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, St. Mary’s Church; and salon events in private homes in the Park City area. Some of the artists this year playing with the Utah Symphony are: Ben Folds, Kool & Gang, Beach Boys, and Little River Band.
Tickets go on sale April 7, 2020 to the general public. For more information go here: https://deervalleymusicfestival.org/
If you're planning on selling your home or looking for ways to increase its value, here’s something to keep in mind: millennials will represent over 30% of homebuyers in the market this year. If you want to make your home seem more appealing to this constantly connected, tech-savvy generation, making a few tech-upgrades isn’t going to hurt. Here’s a list of some of our ideas:
Programmable Thermostat Even though Nest controls this industry, there are other products available that allow homeowners to alter their homes’ temperature from their phones. Not only are these features convenient for those who don’t want to leave the warmth of their couch to turn up the heat, they also could help save on energy bills.
Park City shines in spring and its all yours to soak in during Spring Grüv . Under bluebird skies, you’re invited to feel the beat of concerts on the village stage, join a deck party at Pink Park City, test your creativity at the annual Pond Skimming Competition and so much more. Redefine your spring break at this springtime celebration. Spring Grüv begins March 6 through April 5! Go here to see the full list of events held daily, it is such a fun time to be in Park City!
Park City Chamber held it's mid-winter update luncheon and the reports on Park City's economy are all positive. 2019 was one of the best years economically for Park City and all of Utah in recent history, much due to the amazing snow for the 2018/2019 ski season.
For the 2019/2020 season the snow is comparable to last season but December and January lodging numbers are up, and February is looking like it will beat the prior year also. To see the full article and report on Park City economy go here: https://www.parkrecord.com/news/winter-season-looking-rosy-for-local-economy/
Barrons.com named Park City as one of the best Après ski in North America! They mention the always amazing Montage Après Lounge where Veuve Clicquot flows besides a wood-burning stove. Then of course the amazing Stein Ericksen Lodge, and it's Troll Hallen Lounge. St. Regis and it's Fire Garden and its to die for views and amazing drink menu. Then of course don't leave out High West Distillery right near Park City's Main Street lift and the the Waldorf Astoria’s Frostoria, a new faux igloo après ski experience. Filled with sofas, plush blankets, and board games, igloos fit up to six guests for wine, cocktails, and shareable plates.
Come to Park City and see what everyone is talking about!
Red, White & Snow is the National Ability Center’s premier fundraiser, and is happening March 4-7. The weekend-long event celebrates the empowerment of people of all abilities through adaptive recreational activities. This culinary, wine, and ski festival is among the top in the country and continues to rise in popularity and recognition. The program offers a unique opportunity for culinary and wine connoisseurs, vintners and snow sports enthusiasts from across the country to mingle in an extraordinary setting. Tickets to many events sell out quickly so go here to learn more and get tickets. It is for an amazing cause!
The Intermountain Healthcare Freestyle International Ski World Cup will be held at Deer Valley Resort, Feb 6-8. This is a popular event with locals and visitors as it is free to the public, and you get to see the best mogul and aerial skiers in the world! All the events are held at night on the same runs used during the 2002 Olympic Games. There will be fireworks after the the award ceremonies all three nights. Thursday the 6th will be the Mogul competition, Friday the 7th the Aerials, and Saturday the 8th the Dual Mogul competition. Don't miss this amazing chance to see world class athletes right here in Park City!
To see the full schedule of events go here: https://www.deervalley.com/things-to-do/activities/world-cup
Outside Magazine featured a great article: The Ultimate Guide to Skiing in Utah detailing how to take advantage of the 10 ski areas all within one hour of Salt Lake City. Utah for sure has the easiest ski areas to access in North America and also some of the worlds best snow! Park City is featured as a huge piece in the article as being the best for families and those looking for things to do after skiing.
This is why you just can't beat Utah when it comes to skiing and all things outdoors!