An Effortless Christmas in PC


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Enjayfilmz/Flickr Creative Commons

Living in a world-class resort has many benefits, including access to some of the best dining and entertainment options in the United States. Take advantage of these opportunities and celebrate the holiday season like a tourist (and leave the dirty dishes behind).

Helping to keep you out of the kitchen on Christmas is Deer Valley Grocery Café, which offers a takeaway menu featuring everything from Deer Valley’s famous roasted garlic mashers, to duck confit and decadent desserts. Orders must be placed by 5 p.m. on Dec. 21, and picked up by Dec. 24 by 7 p.m. Click here for more information. Also setting you up for dessert success is Windy Ridge Bakery, offering a takeaway menu offering quiches, pies and cakes. Orders must be placed by Dec. 16 for pickup on December 24. Visit their website by clicking here.

Located at Canyons Village, Escala Provisions Company at Hyatt Centric is offering a Christmas Eve buffet ($55 for adults, $19 for children 12 and younger), while a Christmas Day buffet is offered at Waldorf Astoria Park City ($69 for adults, $25 for children 3-11).

 The Lodges at Deer Valley is offering a three-course prix fixe meal at $75 per guest, plus a $50 optional wine pairing, at The Brass Tag, while Apex at Montage Deer Valley is offering a four-course prix fixe meal for $135 for adults, or $45 for children ages 5-12

Longtime Park City favorite, The Grub Steak, features a three-course prix fixe meal for $42.75 per person.

Riverhorse on Main will include special Christmas Eve menu items, with nearby Tupelo offering a $75 five-course tasting menu with a $55 optional wine pairing on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

After dinner fun extends from Dec. 22 – 25 when Utah’s homegrown piano man, Kurt Bestor, brings his annual Christmas show to the Egyptian Theatre, while – on the opposite side of the entertainment spectrum – Lil John checks in to Park City Live on December 23.

Start Christmas Day with Saint Nick at Deer Valley Resort, then finish at Park City Mountain with the 54th Annual Torch Light Parade at dusk.

Whether it’s a mellow night with a few close friends at a celebrated eaterie, or a fabulous night out of dining and dancing, there’s something for every taste and style of celebrating in this historic mining town – just one more reason why so many Choose Park City year after year.