The summer season is finally here in Park City as of June and with it comes a season full of exciting events. Park City hosts some incredible events all year long, but the summer season is just a bit sweeter with everyone enjoying the warm weather and families enjoying time together. Finding enjoyable events can be difficult when there can be so many. We have identified the top 5 summer events making it easy for you to plan for only the best. Take a look at the top 5 summer events in Park City this summer.
Park Silly Sunday Market
You do not need a serious name to have a blast and Park Silly Sunday Market knows the deal. Park Silly Sunday Market is a weekly farmers market taking place in Park City this summer. This event continues year to year with acclaim as locals and visitors alike can browse the wares of local vendors and artisans. Expect to see plenty of locally foraged produce, nuts, soap, arts and crafts, candy, and much more that is locally produced. The Park Silly Sunday Market is a great way to shop locally to support the community and find some unique gifts to bring back home. The Park Silly Sunday Market takes place every Sunday in downtown Park City for the duration of the summer.
Park City Kimball Arts Festival
Get ready for the biggest arts festival in Park City this summer with the annual Park City Kimball Arts Festival. This annual event features 200 artists who are invited from all over the world to participate. This is one of the top arts festivals in the country and will be a hit. The festival takes place at the Kimball Arts Center and along Main Street where artists will be stationed. Come see some incredible art be made right in front of your eyes along with purchasing a variety of arts and crafts. Live music will be offered on two outdoor stages for typical festival rocking. You can also find local food trucks and vendors on hand for tasting food. This year’s Park City Kimball Arts Festival will take place from August 4th through the 6th. Purchase your tickets today!
Park City has its roots in mining as the city was founded for the rich mountains that surround it. Each year Miner’s Day has taken place to honor the mining heritage in the city and showcase some fun activities. The event includes a lively parade, live demonstrations of mining activities, and the exciting The Running of the Balls that takes place on Historic Main Street. The Running of the Balls is especially popular and Historic Main Street is expected to be a giant gathering of locals and visitors. Miner’s Day takes place this September 4th closing out the summer season.
Deer Valley Music Festival
The summer season is a great time to enjoy some live music and Park City is the place to do it. Park City hosts the Deer Valley Music Festival each year and has been a blast for each occasion. This year’s event will be the 19th annual Deer Valley Music Festival and will showcase the Utah Symphony. What makes the event so special is the Utah Symphony partners with guest artists for incredible shows like no other. The Deer Valley Music Festival has already started and continues throughout the end of July for a month-long series of events. Upcoming concerts that are part of the festival include Mozart’s Symphony No. 39, Disney Princess: The Concert, Broadway and Soul, and the Music of John Williams. Some concerts will even feature big name acts such as Leann Rimes and the Beach Boys for live music events like no other. Concerts take place at a variety of venues with most being held at the Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheatre. Individual tickets are on sale now so do not wait so you can find the best seats in the venue!
Deer Valley Concert Series
Not to be confused with the Deer Valley Musical Festival, the Deer Valley Concert Series is a separate event also filled with live musical performances over the summer season. Instead of symphony performances, this event showcases world-class music artists hitting the stage. This year’s lineup includes artists such as Kenny Loggins, Greensky Bluegrass, and Old Crow Medicine Show to name a few. The concerts will take place from July through September giving you plenty of opportunities to take part in the event. The event kicks off with Old Crow Medicine Show playing on July 13th!
Summer is Here in Park City
Come experience these special events taking place in Park City this year. Book your reservation today in one of our world-class vacation rentals for the best stay in the city.