Skiing, biking, hiking, and more outdoor adventures are requisite to any Park City vacation. But to truly get the most of your next visit to Utah, you should consider attending world-famous and local-only park city events. All year long, Park City offers remarkable events. From the world-famous Sundance Film Festival to the locals-only Park Silly Market, Park City events and activities are great for folks of all ages all year long. No matter what time of year you’re here, you can always catch a play, a live music show, an art show, or another exciting park city event.
And if you’re willing to look just a little bit further in Summit County, you’ll find even more events to enjoy. Events in Summit County range from bike races to art festivals to the county fair. Concerts, live performances, art galleries, craft fairs, train rides, and more await you in this mountainous destination.
There’s always something to do in Park City and Summit County. The hardest part is deciding what to do. Here’s a quick round-up of some of our favorite annual and ongoing events in the area.
Annual Events in Summit County
Sundance Film Festival
Every January, Hollywood paints the town black with the world’s foremost independent film festival founded by Robert Redford. The event has grown large enough that screenings are held at venues in Park City and Salt Lake City for 10 days.
Savor the Summit
This annual summer food and wine event bring together international and local chefs, celebrities, bartenders, and sommeliers in Park City. It’s a great way to explore Main Street while enjoying local cuisine from a variety of local restaurants.
Tour of Utah
Cycling across the state, professional bicyclists race Utah in one of the country’s most competitive races. The tour goes through Park City each year, allowing visitors to see cycling up close.
Freestyle World Championships
It’s not just bicyclists who train and compete in Park City. The Freestyle World Championships—featuring Olympic and professional skiers from around the world—are also held in Summit County. Typically, this event is hosted by Deer Valley Resort near Park City.
Soldier Hollow Classic: Sheepdog Championship & Festival
Soldier Hollow is a great place to go tubing in the winter. But in the summer, the area opens up to the world’s foremost sheepdog festival. Watch as dogs from around the world compete to see who is the best sheepdog. This family-friendly event is a great way to attend a unique event and see well-trained pups perform remarkable feats.
Summit County Fair
Each year, the town of Coalville hosts the Summit County Fair. This weeklong event is a celebration of the new and old west. It includes a demolition derby, professional rodeo, 4-H competitions, and livestock sales. Not to mention art and craft vendors, food and drinks, a fireworks show, and a carnival too.
Attend A Summit County Event at DeJoria Center
At DeJoria Center — just 16 miles from Park City — we know that an excursion to Utah isn’t complete without exploring the mountains. Our 1,100-acre property, High Star Ranch, is nestled into the beautiful Uinta Mountains. We didn’t just plan for the future, we built it. Technology is so advanced, so elegant, it can generate its own power yet seemingly sync music to your soul with state-of-the-art lighting and sound. Best of all, DeJoria Center orchestrates customized environments for corporate events, trade shows, conventions, product launches, and more. We don’t just ensure the integrity of the plan, we guarantee a singularly unique experience each and every time.
You can go hiking, snowshoeing, mountain biking, or even enjoy a wagon ride—all with an experienced wrangler from Rhodes Valley Outfitters. Outdoor adventures with our on-site tour guides are the best way to explore the American West while experiencing excellent quality and service.
DeJoria Center is more than just a concert venue or event center—our unique location in the Uinta foothills provides easy access to some of Utah’s best outdoor adventures, expertly guided and equipped by our on-site Rhodes Valley Outfitters. The DeJoria Center also works with preferred lodging and transportation companies to provide a more all-inclusive experience to out-of-town visitors. Our full list of partners is available on request.
Additional events at DeJoria Center include concerts, live performances, and movie nights. We even offer wine tastings and painting classes. We know a truly epic event in Summit County is one where rustic charm meets modern sophistication. We combine the best of country living with present-day convenience.
DeJoria Center and High Star Ranch Activities
- Mountain Biking
- 16-miles of Single Track Trails
- Horseback Riding
- Guided Hikes
- Fly Fishing Clinics
- Lawn Games
- Clydesdale Wagon Rides