Katherine Heigl & Josh Kelly got married in Deer Valley and you should too

Posted By: The Ski Channel on June 16, 2011 9:19 am

Wedding season is among us, and if you are having a shotgun wedding and/or starting to plan yours now, it’s time to look to the mountains. See what Deer Valley Resort in Park City, Utah can offer you. I can tell you it’ll be the wedding of your dreams, including their winning cake selection. Whether you live in Utah or want a destination wedding, Deer Valley delivers!  It certainly delivered beauty when Katherine Heigl and Josh Kelly had their nuptials at the Stein Eriksen Lodge back in 2007.

And now from Deer Valley themselves

DEER VALLEY RESORT – Deer Valley Resort’s elegant day lodges, beautiful alpine environment, award-winning cuisine, superb service and attention to every detail provided by the food and beverage/banquet staff make Deer Valley a coveted location for spring, summer and autumn weddings.

Deer Valley’s three day lodges, all with expansive outdoor decks or patios, make for popular wedding, reception and party locations. Empire Canyon, Snow Park and Silver Lake Lodges provide simple yet elegant stone and timber interiors with spacious windows highlighting the best view of all – Deer Valley’s great outdoors. Guests will be delighted by vistas of green mountain silhouettes, aspen trees, wildflowers and blue skies. The intimate Cushing’s Cabin set atop Flagstaff Mountain, offers gorgeous 360-degree mountain views and can accommodate small weddings and special events year-round.

The Chefs at Deer Valley’s award-winning restaurants create a wide assortment of menu options for receptions, parties and dinners. The Deer Valley Bakery is re

nowned for its made-from- scratch wedding cakes, which taste as good as they look. Deer Valley Bakery accepts cake orders for both on- and off-site weddings.

Deer Valley Resort Lodging and Reservations and the Group Sales division assist wedding parties of all sizes with booking individual or blocks of rooms (at a discount!) at various hotels and condominiums throughout the Deer Valley and Park City area. Ground transportation can also be arranged at the time of booking. Exclusive discounts are given on lodging at Deer Valley-managed properties. Wedding guests can call one number and reserve any type of lodging from the economical Holiday Inn Express & Suites at Kimball Junction to The Lodges or Silver Baron Lodge at Deer Valley.

Deer Valley Group Sales can plan an array of group activities for any wedding party, large or small. “Our staff prides itself on creating unique, customized experiences for our wedding parties, whether that means organizing hot air balloon rides, group spa trips or a gallery stroll in town, getting tickets to a concert, fly fishing, or organizing a guided group hike or historical tour. Aside from the amazing selection of activities in Park City, our own summer operations at the Resort offer enough to keep everyone busy, including scenic chairlift rides, lift-accessed hiking and mountain biking, outdoor summer concerts, dining on the deck of Royal Street Café or Deer Valley Grocery~Café or providing Summer Adventure Camp for the kids,” says Resort Director of Sales Dirk Beal.

Deer Valley also offers the Mountain Romance/Anniversary Package, which include an in- room massage for two and overnight lodging at the Lodges at Deer Valley or Silver Baron Lodge, plus champagne or sparkling cider and Deer Valley chocolates for $354, double occupancy.

For more information on hosting a wedding, reception or any group banquet function at Deer Valley Resort, please contact Resort Communications Manager Emily Summers at 800-424- DEER (3337), 435-645-6522 or view the Resort Wedding’s and Special Occasions website.