Kendra Wilkinson and Joe Manganiello
01/25/2014 at 11:00 AM EST
While most of America is dreaming of warmer weather, stars like Kendra Wilkinson
, Joe Manganiello
, Harry Styles
and more left their tropical vacations and the comfort of their sunny, Southern California homes and flocked to the snowy mountains of Park City, Utah, for the 2014 Sundance Film Festival.
Since the festival's humble beginnings in 1978, it has grown from a celebration of independent film into an enviable industry party and A-list networking event.
Here's an inside look at what went on at this year's festival outside of the dark movie theaters.