Halloween is a fun time of year when you’re someone who enjoys dressing up in creative costumes, hearing spooky stories, and of course, making the most of trick-or-treating fun with the little ones! This year, when you’re looking to make more of your Halloween adventures, consider taking the festivities on the road and heading to Park City, Utah. This beautiful, exciting, and inviting vacation destination is an incredible place to explore year-round, but over Halloween, the city event calendar is packed with options for entertainment and seasonal fun that you won’t want to miss out on. The following are a few reasons to make plans to spend Halloween in Park City!
Spend time Participating in Halloween Fun on Historic Main Street This Year
If you’re traveling to Park City with the entire family and you’re looking for a fun-for-all-ages event to check out, Halloween on Historic Main Street is it! This annual and highly anticipated event is perfect when you’re looking forward to dressing up and trick-or-treating from business to business on Main Street in holiday style. Between 3:00 pm and 5:00 pm participants can make the most of the fun while streets are closed off to traffic and businesses are decked out in festive style. It’s an event that’s been named a top Halloween celebration by Town and Leisure Magazine on more than one occasion and easy parking at Canyons Village, Deer Valley, and Park City Mountain Resort make it all that much more accessible.
Add Basin Recreation Activities to Your Halloween Lineup
Another great option for maximizing Halloween-themed fun this year in Park City is to head over to the Basin Recreation area where the Celebrate the Spirits event will be on! This is a family-friendly gathering that’s open to the public at Willow Creek Park on October 28th. There isn’t any cost to attend and upon arrival, you’ll find plenty of food trucks, local vendors, activities, contests, and more to enjoy. Don’t forget to dress up in your best Halloween costumes because there will be trick-or-treating on the agenda as well.
Enjoy Spook Moments at Park City Gardens Haunted Forest
Floral and spooky fun go hand-in-hand this year when Park City Gardens once again puts on their annual Haunted Forest event. Park City Gardens is easily found at 4459 N. Highway 224 and is a great place to stop over Halloween whether you’re in the mood to browse seasonal floral and plant selections, or you’re looking for thrills at the haunted forest. Come to take great photos on the spooky backdrops they’ve set up and before you go, you can purchase a few mums and asters to brighten things up! You’ll also find pumpkins and gourds here that are available to purchase and are grown by local farmers.
Participate in the Scarecrow Festival Fun
Whether you find scarecrows spooky or charming, you’ll find them in abundance when you attend the Park City Scarecrow Festival this Halloween! Head over to McPolin Barn at 3000 Utah 224 to participate in this unique and unforgettable annual event. You’ll have an opportunity to wander along scarecrow row and observe an impressive collection of scarecrows that locals have handcrafted and have been set up for your spooky viewing pleasure! You’ll want to set aside around 2 hours to take it all in and tickets can easily be purchased at the door. The event runs through October 28th so there’s plenty of time to stop by and see what the Scarecrow Festival is all about!
Gift Yourself a Halloween Beverage That Hits the Spot
As the temperatures drop at the end of October and your Park City itinerary becomes packed with Halloween fun and activities, there’s a good chance that along the way, you’re going to be looking for a warm caffeine boost…or maybe two! Not to worry, because Park City is a destination packed with amazing coffee shops to check out this time of year whether you’re on the hunt for the perfect pumpkin spice concoction or you’re more the type to go with an espresso. Atticus Coffee & Teahouse on Main Street as well as Lucky Ones Coffee on Park Avenue are a few of the many stops you’re going to want to be sure to enjoy this Halloween.
Book Your Vacation for Halloween in Park City Today
When you’re ready to turn your Halloween in Park City travel plans into a reality, there’s no reason to wait! Reach out to the team at Abode Park City today to learn more about our amazing lineup of luxurious vacation rental options across the city to choose from and how we can help you make more of every single moment. We’re happy to handle the details while our guests focus on the holiday fun ahead. Our team can’t wait to help you experience a one-of-a-kind Halloween in style and we look forward to seeing you in scenic Park City soon.