When you think of Cinco de Mayo, perhaps Park City, Utah is not the first destination at the top of your mind for celebrating this popular fiesta! However, Park City has an impressive list of fun things to do to help you enjoy this festive occasion. For one fabulous day, we treat ourselves to the indulgence of eating way too much delicious Mexican food, and enjoying a few south of the boarded drinks. Ole!
If you’re looking for a little fun on Cinco de Mayo and want to venture out to Park City’s Main Street to join the festivities, The Cantina at Wasatch Brew Pub has a great patio, fantastic margaritas, and delicious Mexican food. A few favorites include the red snapper fish tacos, chicken and chipotle quesadilla, and their well known local favorite chicken nachos. You can’t go wrong with a Cantina Margarita or the Fiesta Ale on tap, but if you’re feeling adventurous try the Cucumber Margarita. You won’t regret it! The Wasatch Brew Pub is located at the top of Main Street, and you can find out more about their Cinco celebration at www.wasatchbeers.com .
Once your evening at the Wasatch Brew Pub & Cantina is over, a great place to hang your sombrero is the Woodside Manor. This luxurious property has been features in numerous design publications, and was highlighted as a “Home of the Stars” during the Sundance Film Festival. Within steps to anything you could dream of accessing in Park City, Woodside Manor is refined luxury at it’s best, with every amenity taken care of. Enjoy the 100-jet private Jacuzzi, relish in the stylish theater room, or kick back in front of the grand wood-burning fireplace on a chilly mountain evening. Whatever your expectations of lodging for your Park City holiday may be, Woodside Manor will exceed them a every turn.
A fantastic community celebration of the Cinco de Mayo holiday wll be taking place at The Yard in Park City. A cash bar will be offered, along with live music, dancing, and a silent auction to benefit Park City families through Holy Cross Ministries. Admission is 15 cans of food, or $15 for adults and 5 cans of food, or $5 for children under 12. This event will truly be a community cultural celebration for all ages to enjoy! More information can be located at http://www.visitparkcity.com/includes/events/index.cfm?action=displayDetail&eventid=16525.
After dancing the night away at The Yard, stay at the Ultimate Park City retreat. This property is amazing inside and out and is adjacent to the Town Lift, which allows you easy access to great hiking and mountain trails. The home also is less than 100 steps away from Main Street and all of the dining and shopping you can handle. Featuring the finest finishes, you’ll want for nothing, and will enjoy the plush surroundings featured in this Old Town setting. The Ultimate Park City property features a state-of-the-art, cozy sofas to relax in after a day of Park City adventures, WiFi, and backyard fire pit to gather around at the end of a day enjoying the mountains. This and many other luxury vacation homes can be viewed at www.parkcityvacationrentals.com.
About Jim Bizily
I am an outdoor enthusiast, parent of two awesome boys, and Property Manager in beautiful Park City, Utah. After years in engineering and entrepreneurial projects, I decided to move to Park City Utah to start a business managing lodging and vacation rentals.