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Park City Mountain Resort Introduces New Spring Programming and Events

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March 11, 2011


Park City, UT (March 11, 2011) – Park City Mountain Resort, the top ranked family resort in North America by the readers of OnTheSnow.com, is proud to announce new family programming in time for Spring Break.  Programs include Jr. Signature Snowboard lessons, Ladies Club, kids cooking class on St. Patrick’s Day and an Easter Comes Early event.
 
“Spring Break is a great time for family vacations, which is why we’ve decided to test out a few new programs,” says Mary Flinn Ware, Park City Mountain Resort Kids Mountain School Manager and resident Snowmama. “We’ve recently seen an increased demand for snowboard lessons  for younger children and have identified a need  for ladies looking for a group to enjoy the mountain with and refresh their skills in the process.”
 
For descriptions and information on the new programs please see below. 

Junior Signature Snowboard –A Learn to Snowboard Program for 5 to 6 year olds. 
When:  March 13 – April 3, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Where: Kids Signature 3 check in below the ticket office
Cost:  $200.00
Program includes two on snow sessions, equipment, lunch and lift access
 
This learn to snowboard program for 5 and 6 year olds is an introduction to snowboarding in a small class, maximum 3 children to 1 coach ratio.  Park City Mountain Resort’s Jr. Signature Snowboard is for 1st time participants through learning to link turns, utilizing terrain off of the First Time Lift.  Once participants accomplish linking heel and toe side turns, they are ready to move to our Signature 5 program.
 
Limited Availability. To make reservations please call 800-227-2754 to make reservations.
 

Ladies Club – Join Park City Mountain Resort’s “Ladies Club” to pick up new skills and learn the mountain like a local.
When: Offered for a limited time Sunday – Tuesday beginning March 13th – March 29   10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Meeting place: Kids Signature 5 Korral at 9:50 am
Cost: $45.00
 
With a few hours free in the morning….what’s a girl going to do? Enjoy the mountain with the Ladies Club! Led by Park City Mountain Resort’s own female pro instructors, this group will teach you more than just a few tricks to improve your skills. You will walk away with new favorite runs, plus tips that will help you ski the mountain like a local. Whether your current skills take you on green or blue/black terrain, come enjoy time on the snow with the Ladies Club. Offered Sunday, Monday and Tuesday through March 29. Reservations recommended, but not always required. Please call 800-227-2754 to make reservations.
 
 
Kids Cooking in the Condo: Join Snowmama Alison Lewis  for a special one-hour class where your snowkiddos will learn après ski recipes 
When: Thursday, March 17, 2011 – 4 to 5 p.m.
Where: Second Floor of the Legacy Lodge
Cost: $25.00 (required to make reservation. No refunds due to limit of 25 kids
Who: Kids ages 6+ and their snowmama or snowpapa
 
After a great day on the mountain every kid is ready for après ski! Learn simple and delicious treats that you can make in the condo with your parents. Author and Snowmama Alison Lewis will lead this fun one-hour class and you’ll walk away with four delicious snacks and recipes to enjoy in your condo. Space is limited to 25 kids (and their snowmama or snowpapa). The class costs $25 and is required to secure your spot. Children under 6 can give big brother or big sister a helping hand creating their snacks. Recipes include One-Bowl Banana Bread, No Bake Granola Bars, St. Patrick’s Day Fresh Herb Dip, and Make Your Own Pizzas.
 
Easter Comes Early – Easter is so much fun at Park City Mountain Resort, we’ve decided to celebrate early.
When:  Sunday, April 3, 2011 -9:00 a.m. SHARP
Where:  Kid’s Korral, First Time Face and All-Mountain Hunts
Cost:  Participation in the Egg Hunts is free (a valid lift ticket or season pass is required for mountain access)
 
Park City Mountain Resort’s Easter festivities are coming early this year!  “Easter Comes Early” Sunday, April 3, 2011.  The event include an egg hunt with a visit from the Easter Bunny children ages six and under in the Resort’s Kid’s Korral beginning at 9 a.m. sharp.  Pastries, hot chocolate and coffee will be served.  Older children and adults are invited to participate in an Easter Egg Hunt on the First Time face.  The Annual “Hunt for the Golden Egg” will take place all over the mountain with two golden eggs containing 2011/2012 season passes.  Non-golden eggs containing prizes including 2011 Summer Activities, 2011-2012 lift tickets and more will also be hidden on the mountain.
For more information on Park City Mountain Resort programming and events please visit www.parkcitymountain.com .


Meisha Lawson<BR>
Communications Manager<BR>
meishal@pcmr.com <mailto:meishal@pcmr.com><BR>
435.658.5502<BR>

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