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POWDR & BOYNE RESORTS PARTNER UP
Powdr Enterprises, the sports marketing and entertainment division of Powdr, announced a strategic brand partnership with Boyne Resorts. This alliance brings together the corporate partnership rights of the two largest privately-owned and operated companies in the mountain sports industry to provide brand partners an unparalleled platform to reach mountain sports and...more.


OPENING DATES ANNOUNCED FOR UTAH SKI AREAS
With the first snow of the season beginning to fall in Park City, it is time to look at the predicted opening days for Utah's ski and snowboarding resorts.  Of course these dates are dependent upon the weather cooperating over the next several weeks, but if the snow...more.


EXTRAS NEEDED FOR PC YOGA VIDEO
Park City Yoga is staging segments of a class so they can shoot a video.  They want students both in and coming out of the class.  If you are interested in participating, they are offering a one month unlimited access pass in trade for roughly 90 minutes of your time, most likely on a Saturday around 12:30.  Click here to inquire further.


LIVE PC GIVE PC NOVEMBER 7TH
The countdown is on for the fourth annual Live PC Give PC on Friday, Nov. 7. The 24-hour day of giving hosted by Park City Community Foundation aims to raise $1 million to support more than 70 local nonprofits and to highlight the...more.


KPCW HONORED BY UTAH BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION
KPCW-FM scored in several categories of the Utah Broadcasters Association “UBEE” awards at a gala in Salt Lake City’s Energy Solutions Arena.  In total, Park City’s community licensed radio station took three gold UBEEs and four in the silver category. KPCW News Director Leslie Thatcher won a gold award for...more.


VAIL RESORTS TO ENHANCE WOMEN'S SKI EXPERIENCE
Despite making up over half the population of the United States, women only make up 40 percent of alpine skiers and only 32 percent of snowboarders according to participation data from SnowSports Industries America (SIA). Vail Resorts announced a new company initiative to increase...more.


NEW "GREEN" HOMES GOING UP IN OLD TOWN PARK CITY
Construction began on the environmentally-friendly Echo Spur residential development in the town’s highly coveted Old Town neighborhood. One of the last remaining multi-lot developments in the historic district, Echo Spur is being built with the dual objective of minimizing external water and energy demands in a user-friendly and...more.


LOCAL PLASTIC SURGEON NAMED PRESIDENT...
The world’s leading professional organization for board certified plastic surgeons, the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ISAPS), nominated Dr. Renato Saltz to serve as President in 2016 at its recent annual meeting in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He will assume this role at the 2016 Kyoto Meeting in Japan. Founded in 1970, ISAPS’ membership consists of 3,000 of the world's best known and respected reconstructive and aesthetic plastic...more.


PARK MEADOWS NEW MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM
Park Meadows Country Club implemented a new pricing program for golf membership initiation fees. The program enables the Club to transfer memberships to prospective members at significantly lower initiation fees than in the past. “The new market-based pricing program expedites the transfer of existing memberships to...more.


CHAD WASSMER NEW DIRECTOR AT CHAMBER BUREAU
The Park City Chamber/Bureau welcomed Chad Wassmer as its new Director of Tourism Sales & Marketing. Born and raised in Salt Lake City, Chad learned to ski at the age of 5 at Park West and has been an avid skier ever since. After graduating from high school, he began working summers in Grand Teton National Park in Jackson...more.


SKIP THE LIFT PASS TICKET WINDOW
Park City Mountain and Canyons Resort announced EpicDay Lift Tickets, an online and mobile platform to purchase daily lift tickets at the guaranteed lowest price (as much as 25 percent off the lead rate) revolutionizing the way guests will purchase tickets for two of Utah’s premier destination ski and snowboard resorts. “Today’s announcement establishes EpicDay Lift Tickets as the absolute best way tok...more.


TERZIAN GALLERY REOPENS AT NEW LOCATION
Terzian Gallery, the long time fixture at the top of Main Street has moved downhill to 625 Main Street.  This is the old Rich Haines space, occupied years ago before Rich moved down to the old Stanfield Gallery space.  Shuttered for years, the space has been given a new lease on life as Karen Terzian displays some of the most vibrant oil, glass, sculpture and mixed media artwork to be found anywhere in the west.


BILL ROCK NEW C.O.O. OF PCMR & CANYONS
Vail Resorts announced the appointment of Bill Rock, the current chief operating officer of Northstar California Resort, as the new chief operating officer of Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons Resort, effective November 1, 2014. Rock joined Vail Resorts in 2010 as the chief operating officer at Northstar California Resort and, at that time, was...more.


BREAST CANCER RETREATS COMING SOON TO P.C.
Image Reborn Foundation is celebrating its 15-year anniversary as a provider of no-cost renewal retreats to empower women diagnosed with breast cancer to live fully beyond the disease. The non-profit organization offers customized retreats that are primarily held in...more.


LIMITED EDITION STEIN ERIKSEN LEGENDARY PACKAGE
Stein Eriksen not only won gold in the 1952 Winter Olympics and revolutionized the world of alpine skiing, he became world-renowned as skiing's first “superstar.” With Stein Eriksen Lodge celebrating more than three decades...more.


PARK CITY RESORTS RANK HIGH
Every fall SKI magazine's highly anticipated Reader Resort Survey hits the stands and informs the world of how North American ski resorts rank in the...more.


DEER VALLEY TO BUY SOLITUDE RESORT
Deer Valley has entered into an agreement to purchase Solitude Mountain Resort and will begin operating the resort on May 1, 2015.  “Solitude is an incredible resort and provided a huge opportunity for us to expand our offerings right here in Utah,” said Bob Wheaton, president and general manager of Deer Valley Resort. “Solitude is in unique position with their widely varied terrain that attracts...more.


SUNDANCE OFFERS A WELLNESS RETREAT
Embark on a journey of self-discovery and healing, as The Spa at Sundance presents a Wellness Retreat that focuses on Nature and Nutrition in the beautiful environment of the Sundance Mountain Resort.  The Sundance...more.


UTAH RESORTS RANK HIGH IN SURVEY
Utah ski resorts topped the charts of the 2014 SKI magazine reader survey. Deer Valley Resort was ranked number two for the third consecutive year, with seven top rankings in survey categories divisions including access and service. Joining Deer Valley on the top 30 list, Park City...more.


PARK CITY PUB CRAWL FEATURED IN BON APPETIT
This past August, the Park City Chamber/Bureau teamed up with the legendary culinary magazine Bon Appetit to host the "Park City Grub Crawl." The Grub Crawl was an event designed to showcase Park City's exploding culinary scene, and participants enjoyed various dining courses at many Park City Chamber/Bureau member restaurants. Following the Grub Crawl, Bon Appetit shared the Park City dining story on both their online and print publication...more.


PARK CITY MOUNTAIN RESORT ON EPIC PASS
With Park City Mountain Resort now part of the Vail Resorts family, Epic Pass holders will now have access to two resorts in Utah, Park City and Canyons Resort, on one season pass for the 2014-15 winter season. Skiers and riders can...more.


SKI SWAP SCHEDULE
Ski Utah published a long list of scheduled ski swaps coming up this fall.  Here are numerous opportunities to score on some new and used quality gear for the coming season, whether it is snowboards or snowshoes, downhill or cross country skis, clothes or helmets. The first event kicks off on September 26th - click here for the entire list of dates and locations.


WASATCH BENEFIT PASS RETURNS
Alta Ski Area, Deer Valley Resort and Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort announced that they will continue with the Wasatch Benefit for the 2014-2015 season. Select season passes at each resort qualify for three complimentary day tickets at the other two resorts..more.



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The Waldorf Astoria “Driving Experience” program rolled off the lot yesterday and I was invited to be among the first group.  So, essentially, I got to drive a McLaren MP4-12C, a Porsche 911Turbo, and a Ferrari 458 Italia (Spider).  Over the course of two hours, me and two...

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Autumn Is For Skiing (Movies)

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Added: 2014-10-07

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Autumn Aloft Media Day

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Added: 2014-10-07
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Added: 2014-08-27
Snowbird's Big Mountain Trail

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Added: 2014-07-17
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Truth in Motion: Ted Ligety

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Soldier Hollow Classic Sheepdog Championship

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Selected Local Events

Howl-A-Ween on Main Street

Howl-A-Ween on Main Street

2014.10.31

Families are invited to trick-or-treat with Main Street merchants from 3–5 p.m. Dogs and their owners will celebrate howl-o-ween on the...

Sundance Mountain Resort Transforms into Haunted Hill

Sundance Mountain Resort Transforms into Haunted Hill

2014.10.23 to 2014.11.01

If you are looking for a unique alternative to a traditional haunted house this Halloween season, Sundance Mountain Resort offers the perfect treat...

Sleepy Hollow Haunted Wagon Rides

Sleepy Hollow Haunted Wagon Rides

2014.10.03 to 2014.11.01

Try something different this year ... a horsedrawn wagon ride through the woods of Sleepy Hollow, rumored to be haunted by the Headless Horseman!...

Heber Valley Western Music & Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Heber Valley Western Music & Cowboy Poetry Gathering

2014.10.29 to 2014.11.02

Every November, buckaroos from all over the United States come together for Heber Valley’s Western Music & Cowboy Poetry Gathering made...

China Painting: Family Art Class

China Painting: Family Art Class

2014.11.01

China Paint is best served on a ceramic plate! This class will teach you how to up-cycle your old dish ware into one of a kind hand painted works...

Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone

Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone

2014.11.01

Based on the now famous and best-selling children’s fiction novel by J.K. Rowling. Welcome to the beginning and welcome to Hogwarts School of...

Witness Uganda

Witness Uganda

2014.11.01

Park City Institute Presents An Evening with the Creators of “Witness Uganda” on November 1. Matt Gould and Griffin Matthews,...

17th Annual Candy Buy-Back

17th Annual Candy Buy-Back

2014.11.03

As an incentive to eat a healthy diet, Dr. Dingman will buy back your children's haloween candy for $1.00 per pound.  It is then sent to...

25th Annual Navajo Rug Show and Sale

25th Annual Navajo Rug Show and Sale

2014.11.07 to 2014.11.09

The Adopt-A-Native-Elder Program is proud to sponsor the 25th anniversary of our Annual Rug Show and Sale, November 7th - 9th at Deer...

Giving a Bleep

Giving a Bleep

2014.11.06 to 2014.11.15

Grab your spouse, your friends and neighbors and come see Park City's most enthusiastic, ham-tastic locals perform in Giving A Bleep, the annual,...

42nd Annual Ski Swap

42nd Annual Ski Swap

2014.11.07 to 2014.11.09

Three weeks before Black Friday Park City citizens will be lining up outside the Basin Rec Fieldhouse for what is perhaps an even more important...

Live PC Give PC

Live PC Give PC

2014.11.07

With Live PC Give PC 2014, you can. On November 7th, our community will come together for 24 hours of giving. It's one extraordinary day to support...

9th Annual Filmmakers Showcase

9th Annual Filmmakers Showcase

2014.11.07 to 2014.11.09

Short works by Utah filmmakers, photographers and multi-media artists. Come discover new local talent and fresh work by talented alumni. Each...

Soup and Soldier Hollow Fundraiser

Soup and Soldier Hollow Fundraiser

2014.11.08

The twelth annual Soup and Soldier Hollow fundraiser with great soups from eight of Heber Valley's best restaurants. Soup's on at 6 p.m.,...

Utah's Mountain Lions: Terrifying or Tremendous?

Utah's Mountain Lions: Terrifying or Tremendous?

2014.11.11

Please join us for an exciting talk about Utah's Mountain Lions by David Stoner, postdoctoral fellow and researcher at Utah State University....

FIBT Bobsled & Skeleton North America's Cup

FIBT Bobsled & Skeleton North America's Cup

2014.11.13 to 2014.11.16

Men’s and women’s skeleton and 2-man and women’s bobsled races are scheduled on Thursday, November 13th and Friday,...

The Cat's Out of the Bag! Mountain Lion! Exhibit Sneak Preview

The Cat's Out of the Bag! Mountain Lion! Exhibit Sneak Preview

2014.11.14

We are so excited about our new Mountain Lion! exhibit, so we are putting together a sneak preview event for members/VIPs (the exhibit...

Mountain Lion! Exhibit Opening

Mountain Lion! Exhibit Opening

2014.11.15

The Mountain Lion! The Story of Pumas and People exhibit blends science, history, and art to provide an in-depth look at this intriguing...

Bling Fling

Bling Fling

2014.11.15

Shop a dazzling array of gently-used jewelry, handbags, and other pre-loved women's accessories at the Bling Fling. This one-of-a-kind event...

Pretty Faces

Pretty Faces

2014.11.16

Pretty Faces is a film celebrating women who thrive in the snow. The concept for the film was originated by professional big mountain skier and...

PCHS Musical:

PCHS Musical: "Little Shop of Horrors"

2014.11.20 to 2014.11.22

The 1982 comedy horror rock musical Little Shop of Horrors was based on Roger Corman's low-budget 1960 black comedy film classic. It tells the...

Recycled Glass Ornaments

Recycled Glass Ornaments

2014.11.29

Students 6+ with an adult only please! Get ready for Christmas with this fun holiday family project!  Each pair of students will...

Swaner EcoCenter - Holiday Art Market

Swaner EcoCenter - Holiday Art Market

2014.12.03

Join some of our best local and regional artists in this intimate art show held in a beautiful LEED platinum building surrounded by a 1200-acre...

Choo Choo Soul

Choo Choo Soul "With Genevieve!"

2014.12.06

Park City Institute reaches out to pint-sized theater goers with Disney’s Choo Choo Soul “with Genevieve!” The Parents Choice...

Deer Valley Opening Day and Celebrity Ski Classic

Deer Valley Opening Day and Celebrity Ski Classic

2014.12.06 to 2014.12.07

Welcome to the 23rd edition of the Deer Valley Celebrity Skifest, benefiting Waterkeeper Alliance and the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Team. It's...

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