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PARK CITY LODGING PROPERTIES RECOGNIZED
Condé Nast Traveler announced its prestigious annual "Reader's Choice Awards", and a number of Park City area hotels and resorts ranked very highly on the lists for best hotels and resorts in the world. The rankings are the result of more than 76,600 dedicated Condé Nast Traveler readers casting votes for 7,721 hotels, 642 cities, 453...more.


MAXINE TURNER WINS AWARD
Maxine Turner,  founder of Cuisine Unlimited and board member of Park City Chamber/Bureau, was named  "Utah International Business Woman of the Year"  for outstanding contributions to local, national & int'l community. This took place at the Utah Women in Global Business & Trade Conference, an annual event organized by the Women's Business Center & Organization of Women in Int'l Trade. Maxine has received numerous awards over the years, including SBA Utah Business of the Year, Salt Lake Chamber Giant Step Small Business of the Year, and 2014 US Chamber of Commerce Top 100 Small Business of the Year.


CHANGE OF LEADERSHIP AT VAIL RESORTS
Vail Resorts announced a number of management changes to take place in its mountain division in the coming year, as part of a planned leadership succession to position the company for continued growth and success. Blaise Carrig, president of the company's mountain division will...more.


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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“Bountiful World” Exhibition with Bridgette Meinhold and Joe Norman

“Bountiful World” Exhibition with Bridgette Meinhold and Joe Norman

2014.11.28

Gallery MAR will bring a new selection of wax encaustic paintings by Bridgette Meinhold, to coordinate with large-scale sculpture by Joe Norman....

Shrek-the musical

Shrek-the musical

2014.11.21 to 2014.11.30

Shrek, everybody's favorite green ogre, makes the leap from screen to stage, in 'Shrek-The Musical', presented by the Ziegfeld Theatre Company at...

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...

Light Up the Holiday Season!

Light Up the Holiday Season!

2014.11.29

The official lighting of the Town Christmas Tree, lighting of the Main Street lights and an electric parade.

Wine Dinner at Silver Star Cafe

Wine Dinner at Silver Star Cafe

2014.12.02

Silver Star Cafe will be offering a wine dinner featuring items from our new winter menu, perfectly complemented by wines from winemaker Kent...

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...

Stand-Up Comedy

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2014.12.05 to 2014.12.06

Stand up Comedy at the historic Egyptian Theatre will brighten your dark winter night with hilarious headliners Carrie Snow and Sandy Hackett....

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2014.12.06

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

Santa Pub Crawl

Santa Pub Crawl

2014.12.06

Start brainstorming a great costume and spread the word! Always a blast and an awesome turnout! 7 p.m. - Butcher's Chop House & Bar...

The Original Wailers @ Park City Live

The Original Wailers @ Park City Live

2014.12.06 to 2014.12.07

The Original Wailers was formed by guitarist Al Anderson and singer/guitarist Junior Marvin after their collaborations with Bob Marley on some of...

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...

A Park City Holiday 2014

A Park City Holiday 2014

2014.12.09

Santa is coming to the Park City Ice Arena! Santa, elves and a surprise guest will skate from 5 to 5:15 pm, followed by open skate, face painting,...

PCHS/TMJHS Holiday Music Extravaganza

PCHS/TMJHS Holiday Music Extravaganza

2014.12.11 to 2014.12.12

The Holiday Music Cabaret will feature all Park City High School and Treasure Mountain Jr. High concert and jazz bands, percussion ensembles,...

The Wind in The Willows

The Wind in The Willows

2014.12.12 to 2014.12.13

The Wind in the Willows is a magical tale of nostalgia, awe, and wanderlust as told through the adventures and misadventures of Mole, Badger, Rat,...

Park Silly Holiday Bazaar

Park Silly Holiday Bazaar

2014.12.12 to 2014.12.14

Park Silly's Holiday Bazaar runs one weekend on Saturday and Sunday with 100 vendors. Photos with Santa and funny holiday decorations.

FIS Nordic Combined Continental Cup

FIS Nordic Combined Continental Cup

2014.12.12 to 2014.12.14

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2014.12.13

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2014.12.13

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3rd Junior Luge World Cup

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2014.12.15 to 2014.12.16

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Park City Holiday Spectacular & Community Sing Along

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2014.12.18 to 2014.12.20

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FIS Aerial NorAM

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2014.12.18 to 2014.12.21

The NorAm tour is conducted for the top U.S. and Canadian development skiers with additional positions for other foreign competitors. U.S....

Parsons Dance Company

Parsons Dance Company

2014.12.20

“One of the hottest tickets in contemporary American dance” (The Toronto Star) Parsons Dance Company delivers its signature blend of...

Cirque Mechanics 'Pedal Punk'

Cirque Mechanics 'Pedal Punk'

2014.12.30

Cirque Mechanics returns to Park City’s Eccles Center with a dazzling new show, “Pedal Punk,” on Dec. 30. This rowdy...

An Evening with Jane Lynch

An Evening with Jane Lynch

2014.12.31

The Emmy Award-winning actress saunters into the New Year with The Anti-Cabaret Cabaret Show. Perhaps best known for her iconic portrayal of Sue...

Keb Mo

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Arriving in the soulful wake of his 12th album release “BLUESAmericana,” Keb’ Mo’ (a.k.a. Kevin Moore) combines social...

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