The Hills Are Alive!
By Chelsea Severs
Mountain Town Music finds itself completely immersed in every corner of Park City providing locals and visitors alike with music almost every night of the summer. From the Park Silly Sunday Market to the Canyons Village Saturday evening concerts, musicians of all backgrounds and corners of the world come to share their soul with the people of Park City. Go to mountaintownmusic.org for more details.
Deer Valley Music Festival starts with stars and stripes with their annual Patriotic sendoff concert by the Utah Symphony on July 2nd and continues throughout July at Snowpark Lodge and St. Mary’s Catholic Church. From sing-alongs to Schubert, the Utah Symphony and Opera provides musical mastery to be enjoyed by all. deervalleymusicfestival.org for more information.
Blue Bird Cafe at Sundance Ski Resort is inspired by and partnered with the original Bluebird Cafe in Nashville, TN. Known for launching all names known in the country world, Sundance Resort’s Bluebird Cafe concert series brings that musical storytelling mastery of country music’s mecca to its majestic mountain side. Find out more at sundanceresort.com.
Moab Music Festival combines music with the majesty of the red rocks of Moab, Utah. Featuring chamber music, jazz ensembles and traditional music, multiple concerts can be found during this 24th annual Moab musical masterpiece. If the 12-day festival isn’t enough, a musical raft trip through Cataract Canyon immediately follows the rocking in the red rocks. For more information and details go to moabmusicfest.org.
Big Stars Bright Nights illuminate the hillside of Deer Valley as the Park City Institute and the St. Regis welcome a host of talents throughout the summer. From Trace Adkins to Chris Botti and Lucia Micarelli, the world’s brightest talents make for big nights July through August. For information on tickets and concert dates go to bigstarsbrightnightsconcerts.org.