When it comes to holidays that couples often spend together they often think of Valentine’s Day. While that might be the most popular holiday for romance it is not the only time of year for you and a loved one to take a vacation getaway together up here in Park City. Our travel home is the perfect spot to enjoy a quiet getaway for two in the beautiful Utah mountains. One great time of year to visit for your couple’s getaway is Halloween. A little spooky fun is just what your vacation needs to enjoy your time together and see something new. Here are some exciting activities that are perfect for couples around Halloween in Park City:
Halloween Fun Run Park City
Couples who are active typically spend some time together in exercises and workouts. For your upcoming stay around Halloween in Park City make sure you participate in the Halloween Fun Run. This exciting run is a great way to start your day on October 29th before finding some festivities to enjoy in the area. The fun run is not competitive but couples can make it a fun race against each other. Starting area for the race will be 1300 E 2100 S with admission fees starting at $20 per participant.
Thriller with the Odyssey Dance Theatre
Another staple for Halloween each year in Park City is the mesmerizing performance of Thriller by the Odyssey Dance Theatre. This year will be a special set of performances as it will be the final year of the performances. Odyssey Dance Theatre first started out 26 years ago combining dancers from all genres into an engaged theatre production. The Thriller performances have become their biggest and most popular performances over the years combining different Halloween themes into a single show. Thriller shows a variety of popular Halloween characters in a different tongue and cheek settings for a hilarious performance. Many of the original set pieces from the original performance are still used to this day. The final performances for Thriller will be running from October 5th through the 9th at the Egyptian Theatre in Downtown Park City. Performances will be at 8:00 PM, 3:00 PM, and 6:00 PM on different dates. Thriller is an ideal performance to see with a loved one so you can howl with laughter and see some of Utah’s finest live stage performances during your stay. Don’t miss out on this local favorite before it is gone for good!
Explore Historic Main Street
During your stay, you will need to see our Historic Main Street in person. Historic Main Street is our downtown neighborhood that is the home to many local boutiques and restaurants. Exploring Historic Main Street around Halloween is a great time to see the local businesses set up their many decorations. You will find delightful décor on the windows and lights that welcome you for the fall and Halloween seasons. During your visit make sure to take your loved one out on a romantic dinner on Main Street as well. Grappa is a delightful Italian food restaurant that offers an elegant ambiance. The building used to be a boarding house that was eventually converted into the restaurant it now is.
Book a Ghost Tour
Park City is a historic town that has a rich history with the mining rush back in the 1800s. For over 12 years Park City Ghost Tour has conducted countless ghost tours in the area around reportedly haunted buildings. Each tour uses cutting-edge technology and extensive research to explore the terrifying history of the city. You and your loved one will be holding each other close as you learn more about the hardships of the 1800s and the possible hauntings left over. Park City Ghost Tours offers nightly tours around the Halloween holiday weekend.
Go Horseback Riding at Boulder Mountain Ranch
Not all activities for your Halloween in Park City have to revolve around haunts and thrills. Instead, take a break from the scares with your loved one by reserving a horseback riding experience at Boulder Mountain Ranch. This local stable offers guided horseback riding tours along their equestrian trails. Their majestic horses are kind and gentle and will help you navigate around the beautiful trails. A little horseback riding is just what you need to feel closer to your loved one, especially after a night of exploring the city with a ghost tour. Booking this popular activity in advance will not be difficult in the fall season.
Experience Halloween in Park City
As you can see there are plenty of ways to enjoy a stay in Park City around Halloween with a loved one. Make sure to book one of our luxury vacation rentals for lodging like no other in the area.