7 Ways to Celebrate the Olympics Stateside
SAN DIEGO (TheStreet) -- So you've got Olympic fever but don't have a ticket to Sochi?
All is not lost.
For those who can't be in the front row in Russia for the snowboarding, slopestyle or figure skating there are plenty of activities taking place across the U.S. during the next few weeks letting you celebrate the Olympics in high style.From coast to coast, hotels, restaurants, resorts and bars are offering their own quirky and luxurious ways to take part in Olympic-themed fun. Whether it's curling, eating a deluxe Russian meal or sipping a pricey Russian-inspired drink, there's something for almost everyone. Let Winter Games (and stateside festivities) begin. "Gold Medal" Luxury Olympic Adventure Package, Hyatt Escala Lodge, Park City, Utah For athletic types, the Hyatt Escala Lodge has created a Gold Medal package that includes pampering, participating in winter sports and even professional training. The three-night getaway includes such things as sports massages for two, lift tickets at Canyons Resort, a heli-skiing experience, one-day passes to Olympic Legacy Park to train with the pros and an Olympian buffet breakfast each morning. All of this sporty Olympic fun does not come cheap. The package, available until March 1, costs $5,000. Olympic Sushi, The Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Who knew eating is a way to express your Olympic support? For the less athletically inclined Olympic enthusiast, there's the option of ordering the Team USA Roll at Amatsu Sushi & Sake at The Westin Beach Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale. The $18 roll is stuffed with shrimp tempura, scallions and spicy mayo and topped with white escolar, tuna and avocado. The restaurant is also offering an Olympic Sushi special that includes five California rolls in the shape of Olympic Rings, each with a different topping -- avocado, mango, black tobiko, red tobiko and wasabi tobiko. The Olympic sushi will be available through Feb. 23.
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