It’s always a bittersweet occasion for everyone in a ski town, closing weekend has officially arrived. It sadly marks the end of another beautiful and successful winter, but also means springtime adventures are ahead. Park City Mountain Resort and Deer Valley Resort will officially close for the season Sunday, so we have decided to honor them for our après affection. Check out our highlights of events being hosted this weekend by both resorts!
DEER VALLEY RESORT
Time: 9 to 11 a.m.
Easter Bunny Visits Deer Valley Resort
Guests and their children are invited to bring a camera and take their picture with the Easter Bunny. For more information, please call 435-649-1000 or 800-424-DEER (3337).
Time: 2 p.m.
Non-denominational Church Services
Non-denominational church services are available today at 2 p.m. at the Sunset Cabin, located on Bald Mountain and accessible via Sterling Express chairlift. Take Homeward Bound ski run to the Sunset ski run.
-Seafood Buffet, Mariposa and Fireside closed April 8
-Royal Street Cafe closes for lunch April 16 (resort closing day), they will reopen with the summer season June 16
-Brass Tag and Grocery Cafe will remain open year round
Park City Mountain Resort
Time: 3 to 7 p.m.
1893 at Legends Bar & Grill
Après ski celebration with 1893 Pepsi specialty cocktails and DJ
Pond Skimming- Red Pine Lodge Area
Part of the 21st annual Spring Gruv contest. Moved from last Saturday due to weather. One of those traditions that has been wild from the start, and one of Park City’s most popular parties. Contestants dress in costume as they attempt to cross a 100-foot pond on skis or a snowboard. Spectators will need a lift or gondola ticket to watch.
Time: 3 to 5 p.m.
Spring Concert Series Live on the PayDay Deck
A band made of old friends and family, Please Be Human strives for acceptance into the vast catalog of American music. The music has a strong emphasis on songwriting and lyrical stories, set to rhythm and melody heavy music, boasting five part harmony and instrumentation ranging from dirty blues, to country, to indie, to electronic.
Spring Concert Series – Live on the Canyons Village Stage
Fun, funky, fresh and nostalgic, Sin City Soul will make you smile. Songs styles vary from classic New Orleans R&B to modern soul and blues with a touch of anything else that makes you groove.
Time: 9 a.m.
Annual Easter Celebration
The annual Easter Celebration includes a massive egg hunt for all ages. Over 7,000 eggs will be distributed around the resort for guests of all ages to seek. The eggs will be filled with candy, toys, Park City prize vouchers, Supergoop! samples, and much more. There will be four Gold Prize Eggs. Gold Prize Eggs include a 17/18 Epic Local Season Pass, Supergoop! Package, Park City Long Board, and a $250 Helly Hansen Gift Card. Clues for the location of the Season Pass Gold Egg will be posted on Park City Mountain’s social media from April 11th – April 15th. All Easter festivities begin promptly at 9:00 am. The celebration will continue into the afternoon with après music and activities in both base areas to celebrate closing day!
Kids Easter Egg Hunt (Ages 5 and under)
Locations: At the Kid’s Korral in the Park City Base Area and Canyons Village.
*Specific location in Canyons Village to be determined based upon conditions and will be announced Friday, April 14th.
Kids Easter Egg Hunt (Ages 6 to 10)
Locations: On First Time trail in the Park City Base Area and Umbrella Bar Deck in the Canyons Village.
On-Mountain Easter Egg Hunt (All Ages)
Eggs will be hidden on Park City Mountain for people of all ages to find!
Time: 3 to 5 p.m.
Closing Day Concert – Live on the Canyons Village Stage
The Breakfast Klub 80’s band is a really fun, 80’s themed show. It consists of some of the first call vocalist and musicians in the greater Salt Lake area and they show up to have a good time.
Closing Day Concert – Live on the PayDay Deck
The Changing Lanes Experience is a diversified group consisting of uniquely talented studio-recording vocalists and a team of professionally hand picked and effortlessly gifted musicians. This uniquely formatted group has been brought from all walks of life to be known today as the Nations Hottest Party-Rock-Funk-Soul Show Band.