The opportunity to pack your bags and make your way to Park City, Utah in the name of vacation fun is always something for travelers to look forward to! Those who are fortunate enough to be heading here over the Thanksgiving holiday will have even more to be grateful for. Park City is a perfect place to celebrate the holiday whether you’re one for the outdoors or you can’t wait to make the most of world-class entertainment. This versatile and inviting destination is a thrilling place to spend Thanksgiving and this guide gives you some ideas on where to start when you’re looking to elevate your stay in the name of fun. Here is our Thanksgiving guide to Park City.
Enjoy the Slopes as Close to Opening Day as Possible!
For those who have a passion for time on the ski slopes, there’s no place better to find yourself over the Thanksgiving holiday than in Park City, Utah. Home to two world-class ski resorts, this holiday vacation destination promises to thrill outdoor adventurers of all types! Park City Mountain typically opens for seasonal business shortly before Thanksgiving, putting holiday travelers in the perfect place to secure their lift tickets in advance. In 2022, the Park City Mountain Resort is scheduled to open their slopes on November 18th. Head over to Park City Mountain Base and Canyons Village around this time and you’ll likely find the celebration in full swing complete with hot chocolate, a vibrant lodge atmosphere, and crowds of winter recreation enthusiasts ready to get out on the fresh powder. If you’re more inclined to spend your time on the snow tubing hills, those are readily available over Thanksgiving too.
Savor a Thanksgiving Dinner at APEX
If you’re the type of Thanksgiving traveler that’s looking forward to a robust holiday meal in Park City, making a reservation at APEX is a good place to start. This inviting and undeniably savory eatery is located at the Montage Deer Valley and typically hosts an annual Thanksgiving Day Buffet that’s elegant, mouthwatering, and fun! Reservations are required but there are options to book a Thanksgiving meal for pickup as well. While the Thanksgiving specialty items are sure to please the palate, the traditional menu here is just as inviting and features continental cuisine alongside an impressive wine list.
Book a Show at the Egyptian Theatre
Another great way to spend time in Park City over Thanksgiving is to book a show at the Egyptian Theatre. Located at 328 Main Street, the Egyptian Theatre is an icon in the city and a wonderful place to enjoy world-class entertainment year-round. November 10th through the 13th, A Flock of Seagulls takes to the stage reviving some of their favorite 80s hits in era-specific fashion! Between November 18th and November 26th, Thanksgiving travelers bound for Park City can enjoy a showing of Rent The Musical at the Egyptian Theatre. This Tony Award-winning rock musical is a fan-favorite and a great addition to any holiday itinerary.
Make the Most of a Mindful Yoga Class
If you’re looking for a way to prepare to combat those calories earned from a Thanksgiving meal, making the most of a Mindful Yoga session while you’re in Park City is always a great option. These family-friendly sessions are designed to cater to yogis of all ages and abilities. Head over to The Shop Yoga Studio on November 21st between 10:00 am and 11:00 am to enjoy a relaxing and refreshing session. The studio is found at 1167 Woodside Avenue and the mindful yoga session is designed to re-energize and help you connect on a deeper level over the course of an hour. The class is absolutely suitable for complete beginners and is good for experienced yogis too. Led by Randi Jo, you’ll find strong foundations, alignment, and a peace of mind well within reach when you add this to your Thanksgiving trip lineup.
Enjoy the Snow Globe Stroll Through Historic Park City
Take part in one of Park City’s most beloved holiday events in 2022 when you make time for the Snow Globe Stroll over Thanksgiving. This family-friendly event happens between November 20th and January 5th and is designed to get everyone into the holiday spirit. A walk down historic Main Street gives guests a chance to enjoy 9 life-sized snow globes face-to-face! Each has a wintery theme and as you wander through the collection, you’ll discover a story connecting them all. It’s a great way to add whimsical fun into your holiday experience this Thanksgiving and a good preparation for Christmas fun to come!
Book Your Stay Today
Taking time to enjoy a Park City getaway is always a good idea. Make sure you have amazing accommodation to top it off in style by booking through Summit Luxury Vacations. Reach out today to learn more about our exciting property selections across Park City and how we can help you turn those travel plans into a reality soon. We look forward to seeing you in scenic Park City this Thanksgiving!