A summer trip to Park City is always exciting and in 2023, there’s no shortage of options for added fun. The following are a few of the top summer events in Park City to add to your itinerary this year!
Add Flavor and Fun to Your Summer Itinerary in Park City
If you happen to be the type of traveler that simply can’t get enough savory moments no matter where you roam, heading to Park City this summer is bound to be a treat! You’ll be just in time to make the most of participating in the annual Savor the Summit event hosted by the Park City Area Restaurant Association at Historic Main Street. This is a gathering you’ll certainly want to bring your appetite for. Guests are invited to gather for this outdoor dinner party that’s anything but average. In fact, it’s considered the largest dinner party in the entire state and it happens on June 24, 2023, at 6:00 pm. This community dinner is a chance for local restaurants to show off their best work as they serve up specialties to over 2,500 participants. Everyone gets together on Main Street as the sun sets, making for a great atmosphere that’s both flavorful and fun. In addition to the dinner, guests can enjoy fabulous drinks as well as live musical performances. It’s a celebration and a tasty moment you won’t want to miss out on this summer.
Experience Plein Air in the Gardens
If your summer travel plans have you in Park City on June 24, 2023, and you find yourself looking for some creative inspiration, Plein Air in the Gardens is sure to please. Hosted from 3:00 pm until 6:00 pm at 4459 UT-224, this event is hosted by Gallery MAR and brings Park City Gardens to life in artistic style. During Plein Air in the Gardens, guests can join artists for a Garden Stroll and talk. As you walk through the gardens, you’ll enjoy seeing artists at work, gathering inspiration from the scenery around them, and bringing their craft to life right on-site. In addition to the many live artist demonstrations, guests can enjoy live music, refreshments, and great company.
Check out the Deer Valley Music Festival
In 2023, the Deer Valley Music Festival: Patriotic Pops will once again return to Park City much to the delight of locals and visitors alike! This festival is presented by the Deer Valley Music Festival in association with the Utah Symphony. It’s hosted at the Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater at 2250 Deer Valley Drive South and will be held June 30, 2023. This is a festival dedicated to Independence Day celebrations and this year, participants can expect to enjoy renditions of everything from Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue to the Suite from Porgy and Bess as well as music from John Williams, a Sousa march just to name a few!
Make the Most of Park City’s 4th of July Fun!
Each 4th of July, Park City celebrates in patriotic style and 2023 is shaping up to be no exception to the rule. Those that head here in July will be just in time for some family-friendly and exciting Independence Day celebrations you won’t want to miss. Things kick off with the annual Park City 4th of July pancake breakfast at 7:00 am followed by the 5K and fun run at 8:00 am. This event is sponsored and presented by Park City Ski & Snowboard at Cole Sport and the race begins at 1615 Park Avenue. The race first started in Park City on the 4th of July in the 1980s and continues to be a fan-favorite holiday activity in the area. Proceeds go to support youth athletes in the Park City area and the fun run is open to racers of all ages. Registration is $30 for kids 11 and under and $50 for adults. Registration is open until July 3, 2023, at 5:00 pm, and do keep in mind that same-day registration isn’t provided. Everyone who signs up gets a race shirt that can be picked up at Cole Sport prior to the 4th as well.
Following the holiday 5K, the 4th of July fun continues with a day filled with activities, events, and performances in Park City. The annual 4th of July parade kicks off at 11:00 am on Main Street and is presented by Historic Park City Alliance. This major city attraction is always packed with spectators so it’s worth your while to head over early to get a great spot. The route begins at the top of Main Street and heads down 9th Street. After the parade, guests can head over to City Park where a variety of refreshments and snacks are waiting to be enjoyed. There are also family-friendly activities on-site as well as community rugby and volleyball games going.
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