Park City Weekend Agenda: December 14-16, 2018

Get ready for a busy weekend of entertaining and poignant shows, art markets, Santa's visit, and an on-mountain scavenger hunt.

By Michaela Wagner December 11, 2018

The annual Park City Holiday Spectacular Sing-A-Long is a seasonal favorite at the Egyptian Theatre.

All Weekend Long

Art Elevated Holiday Market
Dec. 14 @ 4 - 8 p.m.; Dec. 15 @  10 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Dec. 16 @ 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Looking for unique gifts? Check out the Art Elevated Holiday Market at the Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter (1258 Center Dr) this weekend. Featuring 20 artists working in a variety of media, from photography to jewelry, textiles, books, and beyond, the market has something to suit everyone's taste. Be sure to check out the demonstrations and entertainment planned throughout the event.

Can You Ever Forgive Me, Dec. 14-16
Dec. 14-15 @ 8 p.m.; Dec. 16 @ 6 p.m.

Cozy up with a bowl of popcorn at the Park City Library this weekend with Park City Film and their weekend feature Can You Ever Forgive Me starring Melissa McCarthy as best-selling celebrity biographer Lee Israel. When Israel falls out of step with the marketplace, she turns to a life of crime forging letters.

Park City Holiday Spectacular Sing-A-Long
Dec. 14-15 @ 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 16 @ 6 p.m.

Get in the spirit of the holidays with one of Park City's annual family-friendly favorites at the Egyptian Theatre. The Park City Holiday Spectacular Sing-A-Long showcases more than 40 talented local performers, including Teresa Eggertsen-Cooke, Randy Barton, the TrebleMakers and more.

December 14

Oak Ridge Boys
8 p.m.

Grammy Award winners and Country Music Hall of Famers The Oak Ridge Boys bring holiday cheer to the stage with a mixture of traditional and contemporary songs. The set will also include many holiday tunes from the group's six bestselling Christmas CDs and the much-loved ‘rocking chair’ segment where the Oak Ridge Boys share their thoughts on the holiday.

IBSF Para World Cup & IBSF Youth Series

Head over to Utah Olympic Park to cheer on the stellar para athletes from around the world as they compete in bobsled, skeleton, and monobob. This international sliding event is free and open to the public.

Santa comes down Town Lift on December 15.

December 15

Seize the Season Scavenger Hunt
Starts 9 a.m.

Ready for an epic, across-the-mountain photo scavenger hunt? Hit up Park City Mountain this Saturday to tag and share photos via Instagram for the chance to win a three-day/two-night stay at the Grand Summit Hotel in Canyons Village during March. The contest is free to enter, but is only open to Epic and Epic Local Pass holders and each photo shared (tag @pcski #SeizeTheSeason) earns you an entry.

Santa Rides Down Town Lift
5:30 p.m.

Gather the kiddos downtown to watch as Santa Claus makes his way down Town Lift. The annual event held in Town Lift Plaza is a great opportunity to grab a photo with Santa and spread the holiday cheer. While you wait, enjoy complimentary hot chocolate, cookies, and tunes from jazz pop singer Paul Cave.

Wasatch Dog Trot
10 a.m. 

Bring Fido out for a walk through the winter wonderland of Wasatch Mountain State Park (in neighboring Midway). The event is free and begins at the Wasatch Mountain State Park Campground. Sponsored by Paws for Life. Doggie donations accepted.

Beautiful Boy: David & Nic Sheff
7:30 p.m.

The father-son pair changing the way America thinks about addiction, David and Nic Sheff's bestselling memoir inspired the October 2018 film, Beautiful Boy, starring Steve Carrell, and Timothée Chalamet. David is an award-winning journalist who, along with Nic, chronicle the heartbreaking and inspiring experience of survival, relapse, and recovery—and how their family has coped with addiction over many years. 

Holiday Extravaganza on Ice
4:30 - 7 p.m.

Head over to the Park City Ice Arena (600 Gilmore Way) to catch a family-friendly holiday extravaganza on ice! Members of the Figure Skating Club of Park City and Park City Icing Synchronized Skating Teams showcase their talents during this fun-filled event.

Legendary journalist Bob Woodward speaks at the Eccles Center on Dec. 16.

December 16

Local Appreciation Day at White Pine Nordic
9 a.m. - 3 p.m. 

Want to step up your cross-country game? Stop by the White Pine Nordic Center (1541 Thaynes Canyon Dr) for Locals Appreciation Day and enjoy Classic and Skate ski lessons, demos, track day passes, and lunch for just $15 (free for season pass holders). Participants must be at least 10 years of age.

Bob Woodward
7:30 - 10 p.m.

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Bob Woodward comes to The Eccles Center, providing an experienced perspective on current affairs. From Watergate to Fear: Trump in the White House, Woodward has been behind-the-scenes, meticulously reporting on the realities of backroom deals in the halls of power. 

For more fun events and happenings around town, don't forget to visit our event calendar

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