04302017
7-Day Forecast | Currently in Provo

Provo celebrates 168th birthday with myriad of events

Provo City is celebrating its 168th birthday during the week with its final event wrapping up on Monday, April 3. While Provo’s exact birthday is April 1, no joke, the city has moved the celebration in order to accommodate the large [...]

Weekend best bets: 5 Utah Valley events for a colorful weekend

Spring has almost sprung. As the first buds of the season start to color the county, don’t let the March chill keep you inside. Utah Valley always has something going on — whether its a musical performance, sporting events or a random [...]

I tried it: Writer Kjersten Johnson goes under with Dive Utah’s scuba class

My breathing sounds like Darth Vader as I descend lower and watch bubbles rise to the surface of the Crater at Homestead Resort in Midway. This Switzerland-inspired town is home to the Crater, which draws tourists from all over the world. “The [...]

Little Big Town, Hunter Hayes to headline 2017 Stadium of Fire

America’s Freedom Festival at Provo announced Wednesday morning that country singers Little Big Town and Hunter Hayes will perform at the 37th annual Stadium of Fire celebration. “We feel thrilled about Little Big Town coming to Stadium [...]

3 Mormon celebrities who have spoken in general conference

Today speakers for the general conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are chosen from among the general authorities and general officers of the Church. Other Church members with significant influence are given other opportunities [...]

Provo’s connection to Panama — And why this island resort should be on your bucket list

Provo’s Palm Marketing has one of the best views in the county. Outside their second story windows, they watch happy couples outside the Provo City Center LDS Temple. Their desks shake when the Rooftop Concert Series fills Center Street with [...]

Happy Valley Derby Darlins creates supportive place for women to learn to be assertive

Happy Valley just got a little happier and a little more rebellious. Utah County has been home to the Happy Valley Derby Darlins, a flat track roller derby league, since 2011. Five teams currently make the rounds at the Shove Shack in Lindon: [...]

Weekend best bets: Go indoors to learn about the outdoors; watch these performances dance the night away

Spring has almost sprung. While you’re waiting for the buds to appear, don’t let the March chill keep you inside. Utah Valley always has something going on — whether its a musical performance, sporting events or a random affair – and [...]

More than a mall: University Place provides free family-friendly events

Sponsored Story The traditional mall is a thing of the past. With the development of University Place, the former University Mall has rebranded itself into more than a mall — it’s now a community space. “The development of University [...]

New retreat provides a place for modern Mormon women to share struggles of discipleship

Elise Curtis of North Salt Lake created SALT LDS Retreat because she saw a need. A need for modern Mormon women to come together and find strength through being open about their struggles with living the gospel. “We go to church, but sometimes [...]

Weekend best bets: 5 must-do Utah Valley events

Spring has almost sprung. While you’re waiting for the buds to appear, don’t let the March chill keep you inside. Utah Valley always has something going on — whether it’s a musical performance, sporting events or a random affair [...]

UV To Do: March 2017

Events LDS Film Festival When: March 1–4 Where: SCERA Cost: $8 for individual events; $20 for day passes (see prices here) Site: ldsfilmfestival.org The Big Outdoors Expo When: March 10–11 Where: UCCU Center Cost: $10 show pass Site: [...]

2017 race schedule in Utah Valley

Spring is just around the corner, which means you can finally leave the treadmill behind and start running outside. Whether you set a 2017 goal to to run your first race or you are a seasoned runner looking for a new race to take for a stride, [...]

Why libraries are good for more than just books

I’ve always been a self-pronounced book worm. My favorite part of summer vacation was getting to compete in the summer reading program at my local library. Even into college, I would spend my first few weeks of summer vacation glued to [...]

12 reasons to go to the library outside of checking out books

Libraries have more of a purpose than storing books. Many Utah Valley libraries have programs each month to help community members continue to learn and engage with one another. “(Programs are) a good way of building bridges with the community [...]

Weekend best bets: 5 Utah Valley events you won’t want to miss

Don’t let the gloom of February keep you inside. Utah Valley always has something going on — whether its a musical performance, sporting events ora random affair – and you shouldn’t miss it. Here are five weekend best bets [...]

Weekend best bets: 5 Utah Valley events for your entertainment

Don’t let the gloom of February keep you inside. Utah Valley always has something going on — whether its a musical performance, sporting events ora random affair – and you shouldn’t miss it. Here are five weekend best bets [...]

Red Rocks: 7 heavenly reasons to head South for the Winter … and beyond

While there are thousands of reasons to take I-15 southbound, Utah Valley Magazine is naming seven reasons to hit red-rock country for the weekend … or longer. 1. To Jeep and 4-wheel The line of cars heading south through Highway 6 illustrates [...]

‘Love Everlasting’ combats Hollywood’s version of true love

Hollywood is delivering a sparse variety of romance movies for Valentine’s Day this year. Topping the charts is the highly anticipated sequel to “50 Shades of Grey,” an “erotic romance” movie that earned its R [...]

‘Studio C’ character, Awkward Avoidance Viking, helping Conan on Tuesday night

Utah County’s clean sketch comedy show, “Studio C,” is appearing on late-night show “Conan” Tuesday night. In the episode’s description on Conan’s website, it says the Awkward Avoidance Viking, a “Studio [...]