Outdoor music and summertime in the mountains go hand-in-hand. Fortunately, Park City, Utah is a mecca for outdoor concerts during the summer season! You could go see a free outdoor concert almost every day of the week in Park City. Add to mix the Deer Valley music festival and the Big Stars, Bright Nights Series and the makings for a perfect summer concert season are in place! What makes a trip to Park City even more enjoyable is being able to stay in one of the fabulous Park City Rentals within walking distance of the music venues.
Both locals and visitors alike enjoy the weekly free concert series that occurs right on the slopes of Deer Valley Ski Resort. During the summer, a large band shell is constructed and concert goers load up picnic baskets, grab blankets and chairs, and head to the resort to sit on the grass and under the stars to enjoy an evening of free music. With bands ranging from rock-and-roll to bluegrass, there’s a little something for everyone each Wednesday night! The music is always good and fun times are guaranteed – the perfect way to celebrate the middle of the week! Fortunately for visitors of Park City, there are loads of Park City Rentals available lining the slopes of Deer Valley as well as within the Deer Valley vicinity. A nice evening stroll to the concert venue is as easy as can be!
On the other end of town, Canyons Ski Resort
hosts some fantastic outdoor concerts hosted in their main village. Each Saturday through the end of August, Canyons presents a great line-up of fun, get up and dance bands. Concerts begin at 6PM, so be sure to arrive in enough time to set up your perfect spot on the hill. After a quick yet scenic ride up the cabriolet, you’ll be delivered right in to concert central! Similar to Deer Valley, there are numerous Park City rentals within walking distance of the concert area. After the show, you may choose to return to your property to enjoy an evening relaxing on your balcony and watch the moon rise over the surrounding Wasatch Mountains. Is there a better way to spend a summer evening?
Park City also offers some exceptional opportunities to watch world-class acts take the stage at Deer Valley each summer. The Utah Symphony performs throughout the summer accompanied by other musicians and singers ranging from country stars to pop acts. Whether they are playing the music of U2 or accompanying artists such as Steve Martin or the Bacon Brothers, it is a true treat to your favorite performers take the stage with one of the most highly acclaimed symphonies in the country. Another concert series called “Big Stars, Bright Nights” brings the music of popular artists to the Deer Valley Mountain setting. Past performances have included Pink Martini, Vince Gill and Chris Isaak.
Park City rentals along with summer concert series
make for perfect Park City nights spent lounging mountain-side and enjoying live music in a serene mountain setting is the absolute perfect way to end a day spent exploring Park City. Being able to walk back to one of the many surrounding Park City rentals makes the experience that much more accessible and relaxing! What was your favorite outdoor summer concert?