The Lodge at Blue Sky in Wanship is a perfect location for couples looking to incorporate Utah’s mountains into their wedding and celebrate in a luxurious, secluded setting, whether it’s with a handful of guests or hundreds of family and friends.
Here are the details you need when thinking about booking your wedding at the Lodge at Blue Sky.
Lodge at Blue Sky Wedding Info
Lodge at Blue Sky is the perfect combination of rustic charm, natural beauty, and pure elegance. Located in Wanship, Utah, it is less than an hour’s drive from the Salt Lake International Airport, but feels like a world away. Mountains surround you on all sides, and you can exchange vows on the rolling hills, surrounded by wildflowers and towering trees, or in a beautiful meadow. There are several venues to choose from that can accommodate weddings of all sizes.
The best months to host a wedding at Lodge at Blue Sky are May through October.
Wedding Ceremony Sites
Lodge at Blue Sky currently offers three outdoor wedding venues, the lawn and terrace of the Arena, and the Tavern lawn.
The Arena Terrace is surrounded by low mountains, scrub oak, and pine trees because the view of the sky is the main attraction. Your ceremony will truly feel like it is in the clouds. The other option at the Arena, the lawn, is a more lush setting where you are surrounded by trees and plants.
The Tavern lawn is a high alpine meadow surrounded by aspen trees and wildflowers.
An indoor ceremony can be held inside Arena.
Blue Sky holds weddings year-round, with the peak season between May and October.
Wedding Reception Site
Lodge at Blue Sky prides itself on being Utah’s premiere wedding venue focused on the natural world. Every reception venue, both indoors and out, has a connection to the nearby beautiful surroundings.
They can accommodate any type of reception you would like, from a dinner for two following an elopement to an intimate supper with those closest to you following the ceremony, to a large reception with a dance floor that can accommodate hundreds. Due to its association with High West Distillery, Lodge at Blue Sky prides itself on delightful cocktail hours and wonderful food.
All wedding packages include tables, chairs, table settings, additional lounge seating if needed, event staff, and transportation for guests staying on-site.
Bridal Suite/ Getting Ready Rooms
A private space is available for couples on the day of the event starting at 8 am. It features a full-length mirror and ample light to perfect your look.
Other unique amenities
Lodge at Blue Sky is one of the only Utah venues to offer a heli-wedding option. You and your betrothed, along with one or two guests, will be whisked off to a secluded location for your vows and then returned for an intimate dinner in a cozy yurt.
What is the capacity?
The guest capacity at Lodge at Blue Sky is determined by the venue chosen and the requirements of the couple. The smallest venue seats 25 for an intimate dinner, while the larger options can accommodate up to 300 for a banquet and dancing, or up to 400 for a cocktail reception.
- Arena: 400 for a cocktail reception, 325 for banquet, 300 for banquet with dance floor
- Terrace: 300 for a cocktail reception
- Wine room: 50 for banquet
- Private dining: 25 for banquet
Where is the location?
Lodge at Blue Sky is located just past Park City in the town of Wanship. It is situated on the banks of Alexander Creek on 3,500 acres of mountain terrain.
How many weddings are hosted on-site each day?
One wedding a day is held on the property.
Are there any time or noise restrictions?
There is a midnight curfew.
Is this venue ADA-accessible?
The Arena is ADA-accessible.
What is the pet policy?
Lodge at Blue Sky is a pet-friendly resort.
Lodge at Blue Sky Wedding Cost
The event staff at Lodge at Blue Sky advises couples to budget roughly $1,000 a guest for their celebration, including venue rental, food, and beverage. They can provide a more detailed budget estimate once they know the specifics of your event.
Wedding Catering and Lodging
What are the catering options?
All catering is done in-house and is a farm-to-table esthetic incorporating food grown on-site in “Gracie’s Garden” as well as products from local farms and businesses.
What are the included decor options and restrictions?
While furniture, tables, chairs, linens, and tableware are provided other decor, like flowers, will need to be brought in. Lodge at Blue Sky does not allow confetti or sparklers.
What are the lodging (on-site or nearby) options?
Lodge at Blue Sky offers a variety of lodging options for your wedding guests.
There are 19 rooms available at the Sky Lodge, offering stunning views of the surrounding mountains and equipped with features like gas fireplaces, soaking tubs, and private balconies or patios.
The Earth Suites are also available for those who want a bit more privacy. Each suite has a private terrace and floor-to-ceiling windows.
Lastly, the Creek Houses offer a more traditional cabin experience, with two bedrooms, a full kitchen, a living room with a fireplace, and a private outdoor hot tub.
Off the property, Park City has a host of lodging options including luxury hotels like the Waldorf Astoria Park City, and the Montage Deer Valley. There are also mid-level accommodations nearby like the Best Western Landmark Plus, the Doubletree by Hilton, and the Hyatt Centric Park City.
What are the check-in/check-out times for guests staying overnight?
Guests can check-in at 4 pm and check-out is at noon.
Is there an in-house wedding planner or day-of coordinator?
Couples are required to use a wedding planner at Lodge at Blue Sky for at least three months prior to the wedding. In addition, an event manager is provided to assist with all details regarding the venue.
What are some nearby attractions?
There are several activities available for guests on the property of Lodge at Blue Sky including horseback riding, fly fishing, yoga, Alpine art classes, and a children’s club.
Outside of the property, your guests may enjoy visiting historic Main Street in Park City, seeing the Utah Olympic Park which was a venue for the 2002 Winter Olympic Games, or the Park City Mountain Resort which features both winter and summer sports and activities.
Lodge at Blue Sky Contact Info
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The Lodge at Blue Sky
27649 Old Lincoln Hwy
Wanship, Utah 84017
Why you should get married at Lodge at Blue Sky
Lodge at Blue Sky provides a rustically elegant wedding experience in an amazing natural setting. The venue is secluded so you will feel you are in your private eden, though you are less than an hour from the largest city in the state of Utah. Say your vows beneath mountains and towering trees, and then dance the night away under the stars. The staff at the Lodge at Blue Sky will make sure every detail is perfect.
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*Updated in 2023 to reflect current wedding information. Please always confirm pricing and details with the venue, as items are subject to change.