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First free 2017 national parks day on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The National Parks Service will hold its first free parks entrance day in 2017 on Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Jan. 16). “Fee-free days make parks accessible to more people,” the Parks Service writes on its site. In total, there [...]

Weekend best bets: 5 festive weekend events to celebrate the holidays

From the Point of the Mountain all the way down to Santaquin, Utah Valley has a lot to offer — especially in weekend activities. There are no excuses for staying in all weekend when there are these quality events happening around Utah Valley. [...]

UV To Do: December 2016

Events Breakfast with Santa When: Dec. 3, 10 and 17 from 9 a.m. Where: Thanksgiving Point’s Show Barn Cost: $30–$35 for adults and $25–$30 for children Site: thanksgivingpoint.org Story Time with Santa When: Dec. 5–8 at 5 p.m. Where: [...]

Christmas in Color provides Utahns a chance to drive through brightly lit winter wonderland

Who says you have to be cold to enjoy the lights? Christmas in Color, drive-through light experience, is now open in Provo, Utah and Kearns, Utah — which means you enjoy the show while cutting Jack Frost out of the equation. With one million [...]

20 pictures that show how the All-Together Playground includes everyone

Children laughed and screamed as they ran around from one piece of equipment to the next, unable to quench their curiosity and sense of adventure. “Does anyone else want to play?” one child would ask, making the purpose of the [...]

Weekend best bets: 5 can’t-miss Utah Valley events

  From the Point of the Mountain all the way down to Santaquin, Utah Valley has a lot to offer — especially in weekend activities. There are no excuses for staying in all weekend when there are these quality events happening around Utah [...]

7 fall festivities you don’t want to miss at Hee Haw Farms

If you go When: Sept. 30 – Nov. 5 Where: Hee Haw Farms, 150 S. 2000 West, Pleasant Grove Cost: $6 for general admission $5 for the Haunted Hayride, $3 for Corn Maze Number: (801) 368-4335 Site: heehawfarms.com Sponsored Story Deck [...]

UV To Do: October 2016

Events Sundance Scenic Lift Rides When: Sept. 6 – Oct. 9 from 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Where: Sundance Cost: $15-$20 for adults; $13–$18 for children Site: sundanceresort.com Pumpkin Bash Where: Talus Ridge (538 North Trek Rd., Saratoga Springs) When: Oct. [...]

University Place’s The Orchard brings the outdoors indoors with these playground attractions

Just in time for the cold weather, The Orchard at University Place is officially open after a ribbon cutting outside of the mall on Monday morning. The Orchard is Orem’s newest park, which includes outdoor seating, choreographed fountains [...]

Weekend best bets: 5 Utah Valley can’t-miss events

From the Point of the Mountain all the way down to Santaquin, Utah Valley has a lot to offer — especially in weekend activities. There are no excuses for staying in all weekend when there are these quality events happening around Utah Valley. [...]

Tale as old as Timpanogos Storytelling Festival; gospel takeover at the Rooftop Concert Series

From the Point of the Mountain all the way down to Santaquin, Utah Valley has a lot to offer — especially in weekend activities. There are no excuses for staying in all weekend when there are these quality events happening around Utah Valley. [...]

2016 Vita Bone Soldier Hollow Classic Sheepdog Competition is Olympic level of dog entertainment

It’s athletic, captivating and unpredictable. That’s what caught Mark Petersen’s attention when he saw his first sheepherding competition in the United Kingdom in the 90s. He was hooked and he knew he needed to bring the [...]

Food Fest sweetens the market deal at BYU’s farmers market

The LaVell Edwards Stadium Farmers Market is open for its sixth year supporting local growers — but this year BYU Dining is answering the many requests by adding Food Fest. “For years we’ve had people asking for more food, but we resisted [...]

UV To Do: August 2016

EVENTS Lindon City Days When: Aug. 1-6 Where: Various locations in Lindon Cost: Varies on event Site: lindoncity.org Salem Days When: Aug. 6–13 Where: Various locations in Salem Cost: Varies on event Site: salemcity.org Utah County Fair When: [...]

Spanish Fork Fiesta Days saddles up; Jell-O fight at Thanksgiving Point

From the Point of the Mountain all the way down to Santaquin, Utah Valley has a lot to offer — especially in weekend activities. There are no excuses for staying in all weekend when there are these quality events happening around Utah Valley. [...]

5 places to cool off while Utah Lake is closed

The Utah Department of Health and Utah County Health Department closed Utah Lake on Friday, July 15, after testing the water and discovering that a toxic algal bloom covered 90 percent of the lake. Tuesday afternoon the Utah Department of Environmental [...]

Weekend best bets: A musical heavy weekend in Utah Valley

From the Point of the Mountain all the way down to Santaquin, Utah Valley has a lot to offer — especially in weekend activities. There are no excuses for staying in all weekend when there are these quality events happening around Utah Valley. [...]

Weekend best bets: Stealing away American Fork Steel Days; masquerade train

From the Point of the Mountain all the way down to Santaquin, Utah Valley has a lot to offer — especially in weekend activities. There are no excuses for staying in all weekend when there are these quality events happening around Utah Valley. [...]

Weekend best bets: ‘Xandu’ raising money for director diagnosed with ALS; Lehi Round-Up rides into town

By Erica Palmer and Rebecca Lane From the Point of the Mountain all the way down to Santaquin, Utah Valley has a lot to offer — especially in weekend activities. There are no excuses for staying in all weekend when there are these quality [...]

Experience Utah’s natural wonders during the National Parks Centennial

Happy birthday, National Parks Service! The federal bureau dedicated to protecting America’s national parks and monuments will mark its 100-year anniversary on Aug. 25. Utah is home to five national parks — more than any state except California [...]