Things to Do in the Summertime (June - August)

What To Do In Provo Summer Fairs

Fairs

City Fairs

Alpine Days
August 2 - 10, 2019

America's Freedom Festival
June 14 - July 6, 2019

American Fork Steel Days
July 12 - 20, 2019

Cedar Hills Family Festival
June 3 - 8, 2019

Eagle Mountain Pony Express Days
May 24 - June 1, 2019

Highland Fling
July 27 - August 3, 2019

Lehi Round-Up Celebration
June 23 - 29, 2019

Lindon Days
August 5 - 10, 2019

Mapleton Pioneer Day Celebration and Parade
July 20, 2019

Midway Swiss Days
August 30 - August 31, 2019

Orem Summerfest
June 10 - 15, 2019

Payson Golden Onion Days
Labor Day weekend
August 29 - September 2, 2019

Payson Scottish Festival
July 12 - 13, 2019

Pleasant Grove Strawberry Days
June 15 - 22, 2019

Provo Freedom Days
July 2- 4, 2019

Salem Days
August 2 - 10, 2019

Salt Lake City Days of ’47
July 18 - 24, 2019

Santaquin Orchard Days
July 28 - August 4, 2019

Saratoga Splash
June 10 - 15, 2019

Spanish Fork Fiesta Days
July 27 – August 3, 2019

Springville Art City Days
June 1 - 8, 2019

County and State Fairs

Juab County Fair (Nephi)
August 3 - 10, 2019

Salt Lake County Fair (South Jordan)
August 8 - 10, 2019

Utah County Fair (Spanish Fork)
August 14 - 17, 2019

Utah State Fair (Salt Lake)
September 5 - 15, 2019

Wasatch County Fair (Heber)
July 29 - August 3, 2019

Weber County Fair (Ogden)
August 7 - 10, 2019

What To Do In Provo Summer Festivals

Summer Events and Festivals

Festivals

Arts Festival
June 8 - 9, 2019 
25th Street, Ogden

Arts Festival
August 2 - 4, 2019 
Kimball Art Center
638 Park Avenue, Park City

Asian Festival
June 15, 2019 
South Towne Expo Center
9575 South State Street, Sandy

Balloon Fest
July 4 - 6, 2019 
6:30 - 8:00 am
Bulldog Field
1100 North Freedom Blvd.

Balloon Festival
August 9 - 10, 2019 
Storm Mountain Park
11400 South 1000 East, Sandy

Children's Art Festival
June 1, 2019 
10:00 am
Springville Museum of Art
126 East 400 South, Springville

Chalk Art Festival
June 14 - 15, 2019 
The Gateway
18 North Rio Grande Street, Salt Lake

Craft Lake City
August 9 - 11, 2019 
The Gallivan Center
239 South Main Street, Salt Lake

Colonial Days
July 4 - 6, 2019 
Scera Park
675 South State Street, Orem

Festival Peruano en Utah (SLC)
July 26 - 27, 2019 
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Library Square
Downtown SLC

Fee-free weekends at Utah National Parks
January 21, 2019 (Martin Luther King Day)
April 20, 2019 (First day of National Park Week)
September 28, 2019 (Public Lands Day)
November 11, 2019 (Veterans Day)

Get Pop-Cultured with Barnes and Noble (Orem)
TBA 2019 
330 East 1300 South

Great Basin Fiber Arts Fair (Farmington)
May 10-11, 2019 
Legacy Events Center
151 South 1100 West

Handcart Days (Bountiful)
July 19 - 20, 2019 
Main Street from 1500 South to 400 North

Highland Games (Lehi)
June 7 - 9, 2019
Utah State Fair Park
155 1000 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84116

Icelandic Festival (Spanish Fork)
June 21, 2019 
Spanish Fork City Parks
49 South Main Street

Mormon Miracle Pageant (Manti)
June 17 - 19 and 22 - 26, 2019
Gates open at 6:00 pm, the pageant begins at 9:30 pm.
South Temple Hill

Parade of Homes (Utah County)
June 6 - 22, 2019 (closed Sundays and Mondays)
Various locations in Utah County

Pleasant Grove Promenade (Pleasant Grove)
Throughout summer
Historic Downtown Park
200 South Main Street

Pioneer Day Extravaganza (Provo)
July 24, 2019 
North Park
500 North 500 West

Special Olympics (Orem & Provo)
June 21 - 22, 2019

Springville World Folkfest (Springville)
July 29 - August 3, 2019 
Spring Acres Arts Park

Timpanogos Storytelling Festival (Provo Canyon)
September 5 - 7,  2019 
Mt. Timpanogos Park
Provo Canyon (Hwy 89)

Utah Arts Festival (Salt Lake)
June 20 – 23, 2019 
Library Square
200 East 400 South

Utah Lake Festival (Provo)
June 1, 2019 
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Utah Lake State Park
4400 West Center Street

Utah Midsummer Renaissance Fair (Cedar City)
July 10 - 13, 2019 
Main Street Park

Utah Valley Marathon (Provo Area)
June 1, 2019 
Marathon, Half Marathon, & 10K and Kids 1k
End at Provo Tabernacle Park

Venture Outdoors Festival (Salt Lake Area)
June 7 - August 2, 2019 
Various locations in Salt Lake area

Open House and Air Show
TBA 2019
Hill Air Force Base
7981 Georgia Street, Ogden

Fire Works

Fire on the Water at Jordanelle State Park
July 13, 2019 from 5:00 - 11:00 pm
Public beach area of Jordanelle State Park

Sugarhouse Park July 4th Celebration (Salt Lake)
July 4, 2019 
Arts Festival 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Food vendors 4:00 pm
Fireworks 10:00 pm
1300 East 2100 South

Demolition Derbys

Heber Demolition Derby (Heber)
July 26 - 27, 2019 
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wasatch County Fairgrounds
415 South Southfield Road

Juab County Fair Demolition Derby (Nephi)
August 3, 2019 
Juab County Fairgrounds
400 West Center Street

Riverton Demolition Derby (Riverton)
TBA, 2019 
7:00 pm
Riverton Rodeo Areana
12800 South 1300 West

Salt Lake County Fair Demolition Derby (South Jordan)
TBA, 2019 
6:00 pm
Equestiran Park
2100 South 11400 West

Utah County Fair Demolition Derby (Spanish Fork)
August 16, 2019 
7:00 pm
Spanish Fork Fair Grounds
475 South Main Street
Spanish Fork, Utah

Free Outdoor Movies

Cinema in the Park (Herriman)
June 20- August 16, 2019 at Dusk (9:30 pm)
W & M Butterfield Park
6212 West 14200 South

Draper Friday Night Movies (Draper)
June 21 & July 18 2019 
Entertainment at 8, movies at 9
Draper City Amphitheater
944 East Vestry Road

Family Flicks (Snowbird)
June 21 - August 9, 2019
Snowbird Plaza Deck

Friday Night Flicks (Kearns)
June 7- August 9, 2019, opens 8:00 pm, movie at dusk
KOPFC Park Pavilion
5624 South Cougar Lane

Friday Night Flicks (Salt Lake)
June 7 - July 19, 2019 at dusk (about 9:00 pm)
Community booths open at 8:15 pm
Various parks in Salt Lake Valley

Movies at the Capital (Salt Lake)
Bands begin at 7:30, movies start at dusk.
TBA 2019 
South West Lawn of the Capitol building

Movies in the Park (Lindon)
June 7 - August 6, 2019 at dusk
Various parks in Lindon

Movies in the Park (Murray)
June 1 - August 3, 2019 at 9:00 pm
Ken Price Baseball Field
244 East Vine Street

Movies in the Park (Provo)
June 3 - 24, 2019  
Rock Canyon Park
2620 North 1200 East

Movies in the Park (Sandy)
June 14 - August 2, 2019 at dusk
Various parks Sandy area

Movies in the Park (Springville)
June 4 - July 15, 2019, opens at 7:00 pm, movie at dusk
Spring Acres Arts Park
700 South 1300 East

Music and Movies (Magna)
June 14 - August 16, 2019 at 8:00 pm
Pleasant Green Park
3720 South 8400 West

Summer Movies (South Jordan)
May 31 - August 9, 2019 at 8:00 pm
Various parks in South Jordan

VentureOut! (Millcreek)
June 7 - August 5, 2019 
Various parks

What To Do In Provo Summer Concerts

Summer Concerts and Theater

Concerts

Sounds of Summer Concert Series (Sundance)
Sundays 5:00 pm - 7:30pm
July 7 - September 8, 2019 
8841 Alpine Loop Road

Concerts in the Park (American Fork)
Monday evenings June 3 - July 29, 2019 
American Fork Amphitheater at Quail Cove
851 East 700 North

Deer Valley Music Festival (Park City)
Various days June 28 - August 10, 2019 
Deer Valley Resort 

Moab Music Festival (Moab)
August  26- September 12, 2019 
58 East 300 South

Open Mic Night (Provo)
Wednesdays 2019 
Velour Live Music Gallery
135 North University Ave

Red Butte Botanical Gardens Outdoor Concert Series (Salt Lake)
Various dates May 31 - September 23, 2019 
300 Wakara Way

Rooftop Concerts (Provo)
First Friday of each month, May - September, 2019 
Provo Town Square
100 North 100 West

Salt Lake Jazz Festival (Salt Lake)
July 5-7, 2019 
The Gallivan Center
239 South Main Street

Singing the Stories of America! (Provo)
June 29, 30, July 1, 3, 7, 8 at 7:30 pm
St. Mary's Episcopal Church
50 West 200 North

Timpanogos Music Festival (Provo Canyon)
June 29, 2019 from 12:00 noon - 11:00 pm
Brent Brown Ballpark
Provo Canyon (Hwy 89)

Twilight Concert Series (Salt Lake)
Thursdays, July 20 - August 30, 2019 
Pioneer Park

Utah Festival Opera and Musical Theatre (Logan)
June 22  - August 3, 2019 
59 South 100 West

Theater

Dance Performances at the Covey Center (Provo)
June - August, 2019 
Covey Center for the Arts
425 West Center Street

Neil Simon Festival (Cedar City)
July-August 2019
Heritage Theatre
105 North 100 East

Scera Shell Outdoor Theater (Orem)
May 27 - September 2, 2019 
Scera Park
699 South State Street

Sundance Summer Theatre (Provo Canyon)
July 198- August 10, 2019 
Sundance Resort Outdoor Amphitheater
8841 North Alpine Loop Road

Tuacahn Amphitheater and Center for the Arts (St. George)
May 24 - October 26, 2019 
1100 Tuacahn Drive
Ivins, Utah

Utah Shakespeare Festival (Cedar City)
June 27 - October 12, 2019 
Southern Utah University
300 West and Center Street

What To Do In Provo Summer Activities

Summer Activities

City Pools

Lehi Aquatics Center
(801) 768-7124
123 North Center Street
Lehi, Utah

Orem Fitness Center Pool
(801) 229-7154
580 West 165 South
Orem, Utah

Orem SCERA Park Pools
(801) 724-3751
701 South State Street
Orem, Utah

Payson Aquatics Center
801-465-5290
655 South Main Street
Payson, Utah

Pleasant Grove Veterans Memorial Swimming Pool
(801) 785-6172
65 East 200 South
Pleasant Grove, Utah

Provo Recreation Center and Pool
(801) 852-6600
320 West 500 North
Provo, Utah

Spanish Fork Water Park
(801) 798-5091
428 West Center Street
Spanish Fork, Utah

Springville Swimming Pool
(801) 489-2731
1015 East 900 South
Springville, Utah

Lakes and Reservoirs

Deer Creek State Park
Deer Creek is located ten miles south of Heber on Highway 189.

Spanish Oaks Reservoir (Spanish Fork)
Located above Power House Road and near the Spanish Fork Gun Club. Warning! There are no life guards on duty.

Utah Lake State Park (Provo)
4400 West Center Street
Provo, Utah

Water Parks

Seven Peaks Resort Water Park
1330 East 300 North
Provo, Utah

Aquariums, Aviaries and Zoos

Hogle Zoo (Salt Lake)
2600 East Sunnyside Ave
Salt Lake City, Utah

The Living Planet Aquarium (Sandy)
12033 South Lone Peak Parkway
Draper, Utah

Ogden Nature Center (Ogden)
966 West 12th Street
Odgen, Utah

Tracy Aviary (Salt Lake)
Liberty Park
589 East 1300 South
Salt Lake City, Utah

Willow Park Zoo (Logan)
419 West 700 South
Logan, Utah

City Recreation Centers

American Fork Recreation Center
(801) 763-3084
454 North Center Street
American Fork, Utah

Lehi Legacy Center
(801) 768-7124
123 North Center Street
Lehi, Utah

Orem Fitness Center
(801) 229-7154
580 West 165 South
Orem, Utah

Pleasant Grove
(801) 785-6172
65 East 200 South
Pleasant Grove, Utah

Provo Recreation Center and Pool
(801) 852-6600
320 West 500 North
Provo, Utah

Springville Recreation Department
(801) 489-2370
1205 East 900 South
Springville, Utah

Spanish Fork Parks and Recreation Department
(801) 798-4068
428 West Center Street
Spanish Fork, Utah

Climbing Walls

The Quarry
(801) 418-0266
2494 North University Pkwy
Provo, Utah

Disc Golf / Frisbee Golf

Art Dye Park
550 East 1000 North
American Fork, Utah

Dry Creek Trail Park
100 West and 1500 North
Lehi, Utah

River View Park
4620 North 300 West
Provo, Utah

Rock Canyon Park
2620 North 1200 East
Provo, Utah

Bicentennial Park
1400 South 1600 East
Provo, Utah

UVU Course
UVU Campus near baseball field
Orem, Utah

Fishing

Free Fishing Day in Utah
June 9, 2019

SpringLake Trout Farm
3409 West 12300 South
Payson, Utah

Community Fishing Program
Highland Glen
Vivian Park Pond
Provo River
Utah Lake
Canyon View Park Pond
Spanish Oaks Reservoir
Spring Lake
Salem Pond

Tours

Pedal Provo Ghost Tours (Provo)
Fridays & Saturdays after 8:00 pm
West Side of Provo Cemetery
South 900 West

Skate Parks

American Fork Skatepark
Greenwood Park
500 South 200 East
American, Fork

Provo Rec Center Skatepark
222 West 500 North
Provo, Utah

Orem Skate Park
1200 West 300 North
Orem, Utah

Payson Skate Park
655 South Main Street
Payson, Utah

Provo Skate Park
Fort Utah Park
200 North Geneva Road
Provo, Utah

Spanish Fork Skate Park
491 South 600 East
Spanish Fork, Utah

Springville Skate Park
200 South 700 East
Springville, Utah

What To Do In Provo Summer gardens

Gardens and Farmers Markets

Gardens

Hidden Garden Benefit Tour (Utah County)
June 14-15 2019

Red Butte Botanical Gardens (Salt Lake)
300 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, Utah

International Peace Gardens (Salt Lake)
Jordan Park
1000 South 900 West
Salt Lake City, Utah

Temple Square Garden Tours (Salt Lake)
50 East South Temple
Salt Lake City, Utah

Utah Botanical Center (Kaysville)
725 South Sego Lily Drive
Kaysville, Utah

Wasatch Community Gardens (Salt Lake)
345 East 400 South
Salt Lake City, Utah

Farmers Markets

9th West Farmers Market
Sundays, June- October 2019 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
International Peace Gardens
Jordan Park
1000 South 900 West

Park City Farmers Market
Wednesdays, June - October, 2019 from 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm
The Canyons Resort
Cabriolet Parking Lot (lower lot off Hwy 224)
Park City, Utah

Park Silly Sunday Market
June 2 - September 22, 2019 from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Historic Main Street
Park City, Utah

Provo Farmers Market
Saturdays, June 1 - October 26, 2019 from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Pioneer Park
500 West 100 South
Provo, Utah

Downtown Farmers Market
Saturdays, June - October 2019 from 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesdays, August - October 2019 from 4:00 pm - Dusk
Historic Pioneer Park
379 South 300 West
Salt Lake City, Utah

Sugar House Farmer's Market
Wednesdays June 5 - October 23, 2019 
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Urban Farming
Fridays, early July - mid-October
4:00 - 8:00 pm
Fairmont Park 1040 E Sugarmont
Salt Lake City, Utah

What To Do In Provo Summer outdoors

The Great Outdoors

Outdoors

Free Entrance Days at Utah National Parks
January 21, 2019 (Martin Luther King, Jr.)
April 20, 2019 (First day of National Park Week)
September 28, 2019 (National Public Lands Day)
November 11, 2019 (Veterans Day)

Provo Hiking and Biking Trails

Snowbird Summer Activities

see the Outdoors section for more ideas on things to do.

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