Historic Park City is launching a new blog series in which we will ask fun and notable locals to weigh in on some of their favorite local businesses and activities. We hope these tips from locals help visitors and other Parkites get a better feel for Historic Park City's dynamic offerings for singles, families, couples and business travelers who want to get the most out of their visit to the area.

There's no better person to launch this series with than Lori Harris, owner of Mary Jane's and the Denim Bar (613 Main Street), a contemporary boutique for women's and men's clothing, accessories and shoes.

Name: Lori Harris

From: St. Louis

Years in Park City: 8

Occupation: Owner of Mary Jane's and the Denim Bar

Favorite Dinner Spots:
Talisker on Main, the  bar at Prime Steak House & Piano Bar or Shabu
Favorite Lunch Spots:
Anywhere outside in summer – Café Terigo, Easy Street Brasserie

Best Store for Retail Therapy:
That's obvious (Mary Jane's).

Favorite Art Gallery:
Terzian Galleries or J-Go
Best People Watching:
Downstairs late night
Most Family-Friendly Activity:
Errr. I am single….if I had to guess … Park Silly Sunday Market
Live Music Venue:
Sugar (formerly The Star Bar) during Sundance was a lot of fun.
Favorite Bar:
SILVER Restaurant & Lounge for early night dancing
No Name Saloon for late night fries and beer
Best Place to Capture the Local Flavor:
Front corner of the bar at No Name Saloon
How Do You Like to Spend a Summer Day in Historic Park City?
Early morning run, followed by strolling Main Street and checking out the shops, galleries, late lunch outside with a glass of wine, ending with some music at one of the outdoor parks.