January 31, 2007
Billabong, along with All Star Adventures, will be giving away a free trip to New Zealand. The winner will attend All Star Adventure snowboard camp in New Zealand, and hang out with top riders like Shaun White, Anti Auti, Gretchen Bleiler and others. Billabong will launch the contest at their Utah store this weekend. Visit the Park City Billabong at 1415 Lowell Ave to register for the All Star Adventure. For more information, visit http://www.allstartrips.com .
Adult basketball league
Park City Recreation is taking registration for the adult spring basketball league. Register your team now. League play runs Feb. 8 through May 24 from 6-10 p.m. at the Racquet Club gym. Teams must provide their own numbered team jerseys. For more information contact the Park City Racquet Club at 615-5401 or register online at http://www.parkcityrecreation.org .
The 2007 Park City Winterfest Celebration kicks off Saturday, Feb. 3 with the International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race. Mushers from around the world are racing to Park City from Jackson, Wyo. The final stage of the race will take place in Park City along the Rail Trail from noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday. The race start area, located near the Rail Trail head in parking lot G at 1801 Prospector Avenue, will be filled with mushers, their sleds, and over 450 dogs eager to run. The event will feature live music, merchandise for sale, information booths and giveaways. The race ends at The Promontory/Star Pointe Trailhead so there will be lots of viewing locations. A Junior Musher Race with students from various middle and high schools in Wyoming and Utah, including students from Park City’s Ecker Hill International Middle School, will follow from 3-4 p.m.