September holds the final days of summer and brings us swiftly into the beginning of autumn. As we savor the last of the long days of sunshine and eagerly wait for the fall colors to sweep the surrounding landscape, Sundance Mountain Resort—one of Utah’s most sought-after ski resorts nearby Summit Creek—provides the ultimate events to celebrate the changing season.
Find Mind and Body Restoration at the Spa
Cue a deep, relaxed and needed exhale. At Sundance’s Spa, ease into an experience inspired by the elements—whether you’re craving a Mountain Stone Massage, Sage and Sweetgrass Ritual or Four Winds Anti-Aging Facial. From reflexology offerings to organic manicures, this is a sanctuary that provides the perfect way to unwind after a day of hiking or biking in the mountains. For an in-depth exploration into wellbeing, enjoy an all-day wellness retreat designed to encourage healing, mindfulness and self-reflection. Or, make your visit a family affair and bring your little ones for a treat off the Spa’s kids menu.
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Listen to Live Music Under the Stars at “The Secret Stage”
Located at the end of an idyllic walk through the Sunset forest, experience the immersive art and musical event of “The Secret Stage” on September 14th. Created in collaboration with Corey Fox of Velour Live Music Gallery and Jake Buntjer of Boxcar Studios, the concert gathering is sure to be a magical, memorable evening. Engage in topics surrounding the preservation of art, music and nature while taking in the concert performance. If you choose to select a VIP ticket, participate in activities with the artists and connect with attendees over an intimate dinner lit under the night sky.
Soar Through the Sunset Sky on a Full Moon ZipTour
From September 20-22, the Full Moon Lift Rides and ZipTours grant you a window into the mesmerizing Utah sky. Whether planning a romantic evening or exciting family adventure, the 45-60 minute Full Moon Lift Rides will inspire awe from all-ages. Watch from a front-row seat as sunset colors melt over the mountainscape, and soon after, gain a view of the stars lighting up the night. Or, take a ZipTour to soar amidst dreamy hues as the sun sinks, traveling 3,871 feet through the air to Outlaw Span.
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Celebrate in the Colors of Fall at the Harvest Market
Gather to welcome autumn at the Harvest Market on September 22nd, located amid the dramatic beauty of Mt. Timpanogos and enveloped in the stunning shades of Fall’s foliage. Take in the surrounding scenery colored in brilliant yellows and reds, enjoy the live Bluegrass/Americana music and taste the season’s best from the array of delicious food offerings. With a carefully curated selection of over 30 local craftsmen and artists, there is a plethora of artistic hand-crafted items and goods to explore during this ideal day get-away.