November 21 2014
Park City, Utah (November 20, 2014) – Park City Mountain Resort begins an exciting new era, under new ownership, Saturday, November 22 when it opens for the 2014-15 winter season.
Three lifts will serve six runs, two terrain parks and a jump line on Opening Day. PayDay Chairlift will service beginner and intermediate terrain; with additional beginner terrain available via First Time Lift; while 3 Kings Lift will provide access to a jib set-up in lower 3 Kings park, beginner park in upper First Time, and a jump line on Quicksilver.
Saturday marks the first day for Park City Mountain Resort as part of the Vail Resorts family. The landmark day will include commemorative swag giveaways around the mountain and an events program beginning with season-opening remarks from the resort’s new Chief Operating Officer Bill Rock. Guests will be welcomed with free coffee, hot chocolate and donuts in the resort plaza beginning at 8:00 am.
Opening Day Event Program:
8:00 am: Free coffee, hot cocoa and donuts in resort plaza
8:50 am: Season-opening remarks delivered by Chief Operating Officer Bill Rock at bottom of PayDay Lift
9:00 am: PayDay, 3 Kings, First Time lifts open for season
1:00 – 3:00 pm: Live après music by Tony Holiday & The Velvetones in resort plaza
Last Chance! EpicPass and Park City Mountain Resort season passes available only through Sunday, Nov. 23
The Epic Pass, the best season pass deal in the ski and snowboard industry – offering unlimited, unrestricted access to Park City and Canyons in Utah; Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Arapahoe Basin in Colorado; and Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in Lake Tahoe – is still available for purchase for $769, but only through Sunday, November 23. For details, visit http://epicpass.com. Park City Mountain Resort season passes are also available for purchase, only through Sunday, November 23. For details, visit http://parkcitymountain.com.
*Park City Mountain Resort will distribute Opening Day images to media outlets on Saturdayafternoon.
*Images from Park City Mountain Resort’s Opening Day 2013 are available for media use. All images must be credited: Park City Mountain Resort:https://vailresorts.box.com/s/ec3hok3ke9cud25eglgl
About Park City Mountain Resort
Consistently ranked among North America’s premier resorts by the ski and snowboard industry’s most respected publications, Park City Mountain Resort is located in the heart of Park City, Utah and is only a 35-minute drive from Salt Lake City International Airport. New for 2014-15 Park City Mountain Resort is now part of Vail Resorts’ Epic Pass. More information athttp://parkcitymountain.com.
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