Are you dreaming of a white Christmas?! Look no further because we have the destination for you – Park City! This charming town is the perfect place to celebrate the holidays. Make sure you don’t miss out on any of the festivities this holiday season, check out all the fun things to do in Park City below!
The North Pole Express at Heber Valley Railroad
All aboard the Heber Valley Railroad for their special North Pole Express train ride! This family favorite ride is happening from November 23rd through December 23rd. The train ride lasts 90 minutes total, and all passengers will receive hot cocoa and cookies. Once you reach the North Pole, then Santa joins for the return trip and has a special gift for each child. Click here for a full list of prices, which vary by coach and date. Don’t miss out on this magical holiday experience!
Park City Holiday Spectacular Sing-a-long!
One of Park City’s most beloved holiday traditions! The Park City Holiday Spectacular features local performers singing along to the classic holiday songs we all know and love. And what’s the best way to spread Christmas cheer? Singing loud for all to hear! Shows take place on December 15th, 16th and 17th at 8pm, and December 18th at 6pm. Tickets start at $20 for adults and $17 for kids 12 and under. You can either purchase in advance online or at the door for an extra $5.
Snowfest at Park City Mountain
There is so much holiday fun to be had on the slopes of Park City Mountain this season! On December 16th and 23rd, you can finish your day on the slopes with a spectacular fireworks show! There will also be live music, treats and more to celebrate the holiday season.
Santa Comes Down Town Lift
In addition to all the Snowfest activities on the mountain, there is also Santa’s annual ride down the town lift! On December 21st at 5:30pm, Santa will make his ride down the lift with his magical sleigh all lit up. The whole family will enjoy this spectacle and then you can walk through downtown Park City and enjoy all the Christmas decorations!
It’s a Wonderful Life Showing
Nothing beats watching all the Christmas movies during the holiday season! On December 23rd at 7pm, you can enjoy a free showing of the classic movie It’s a Wonderful Life with Park City Film!
There will be two different torchlight parades this holiday season! This is when skiers go down the mountain with giant flares that light up the mountain. Some even have lit up costumes. The first event takes place at Park City Mountain Resort on December 24th at dusk. The second event is on December 30th at 6pm at Deer Valley Resort. Afterwards, you can enjoy some hot cider and cookies at the snow park plaza!
You won’t want to miss all of this holiday magic in a real life winter wonderland! If you are also looking for regular winter activities to partake in during your stay at Circle J Club, check out our last blog here for more information! We hope to see you soon!