UV To Do: August 2018


Going back to school doesn’t need to be the end of fun summer nights. Make the most of the rest of your summer by marking these Utah Valley events in your calendar.


The Belle of Lindonville claimed won the best “Titanic Award” for the most dramatic sinking boat. (Photo by Rebecca Lane/UV360)

Highland Fling

When: July 28 – Aug. 4
Where: Heritage Park
Cost: Varies
Site: highlandcity.org

Princess Festival

When: July 31 – Aug. 4
Where: University Place
Cost: $18–$210
Site: princessfestival.com

Chalk the Block

When: Aug. 2–4
Where: Shops at Riverwoods
Cost: FREE
Site: chalktheblockutah.org

Payson Salmon Supper

When: Aug. 3 from 4–8 p.m.
Where: Payson City Memorial Park
Cost: $16–$18 per plate
Site: paysonutah.org

Alpine Days

When: Aug. 3–11
Where: Alpine
Cost: Varies
Site: alpinedays.org

Salem Days

When: Aug. 3–11
Where: Salem
Cost: Varies
Site: salemcity.org

Lindon Days

When: Aug. 6–11
Where: Lindon
Cost: Varies
Site: lindsoncity.org

Hi Five Live

When: Aug. 11 at 11:45 a.m.
Where: Covey Center for the Arts
Cost: $20–$27
Site: provo.org

Utah County Fair

When: Aug. 15-18
Where: Spanish Fork Fair Grounds
Cost: Varies
Site: utahcountyfair.org

Sharktastic Saturday

When: Aug. 18 at 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Museum of Ancient Life, Thanksgiving Point
Cost: Regular Venue Admission ($15–$20); FREE for Thanksgiving Point Members
Site: thanksgivingpoint.org

Utah Ride For Fallen Officers

When: Aug. 19 at 10 a.m.
Where: Timpanogos Harley Davidson
Cost: $10–$25
Site: utahsfallen.org

Education Week

When: Aug. 20–24
Where: BYU
Cost: $65–$78
Site: educationweek.byu.edu

Tiny Home Showcase

When: Aug. 23–25
Where: The Orchard at University Place
Cost: FREE
Site: freshstartventures.org

Utah Renaissance Faire

When: Aug. 24–25 from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Where: Thanksgiving Point
Cost: $15 for adults; $12 for students; $8 for children; $30 for family pass
Site: utahrenfaire.org

Barks, Bites and Brews

When: Aug. 25 from 3–7 p.m.
Where: Outlets at Traverse Mountain
Cost: FREE
Site: Facebook

Bijou Market

When: Aug. 31 – Sept. 1
Where: The Orchard at University Place
Cost: FREE
Site: universityplaceorem.com

Payson Onion Days

When: Aug. 30 – Sept. 3
Where: Payson, Utah
Cost: Varies
Site: paysonutah.org


Curly, played by Jacob Brown, asks Laurey, played by Hannah Pyper Dalley, to the dance in “Oklahoma.” (Photo by Matt Bennett/UV360)


When: June 11 – Aug. 11 at 7:30 p.m. with Saturday matinee at 3 p.m.
Where: Hale Center Theater Orem
Cost: $18–$24 for adults; $16–$18 for children
Site: haletheater.org


When: July 19 – Aug. 11 at 8 p.m.
Where: Sundance Resort
Cost: $26–$38
Site: sundanceresort.com

“Bye Bye Birdie”

When: Aug. 3–18 at 8 p.m.
Where: SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre
Cost: $10–$16
Site: scera.org

“The Nerd”

When: Aug. 2–25 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Covey Center for the Arts
Cost: $16 for adults; $14 for students, military and seniors
Site: provo.org

“Twelfth Night”

When: Aug. 9–18 at 8:30 p.m.
Where: 1300 E. Center Street
Cost: $15–$45
Site: Facebook


GENTRI performs at the 2018 Stadium of Fire. (Photo by Rebecca Lane/UV360)

Rooftop Concert Series: Noble Bodies, Pinquin Mofex, Lattern By Sea

When: Aug. 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: 100 West Center Street in Provo
Cost: FREE
Site: rooftopconcertseries.com


When: Aug. 16–17 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Covey Center for the Arts
Cost: $29–$49
Site: provo.org

Under the Streetlamp

When: Aug. 20 at 8 p.m.
Where: SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre
Cost: $15–$35
Site: scera.org

The Long Run – Eagles Tribute Band

When: Aug. 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Covey Center for the Arts
Cost: $15
Site: provo.org

Kenneth Cope

When: Aug. 26 at 7 p.m.
Where: SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre
Cost: FREE
Site: scera.org

Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Brothers

When: Aug. 27 at 8 p.m.
Where: SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre
Cost: $20–$40
Site: scera.org


The World Folkfest invites performing groups from the world to Springville.

Springville World Folkfest

When: July 31 – Aug. 4
Where: Springville Arts Park
Cost: $6 for children; $8 for students/military/seniors; $10 general admission; $30 for family pass
Site: worldfolkfest.dreamhosters.com

13th Annual Dancing Under the Stars

When: Aug. 24-25 at 8 p.m.
Where: SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre
Cost: $15–$35
Site: scera.org



The BYU women’s volleyball team celebrates a point during a game. (Photo by BYU Photo)

BYU Women’s Volleyball

Aug. 18: Utah Valley, 1 p.m.
Aug. 30: West Virginia, 7 p.m.
Aug. 31: Stanford, 7 p.m.

BYU Women’s Soccer

Aug. 4: Blue and White, 7 p.m.
Aug. 14: Alumni, 7 p.m.
Aug. 30: Stanford, 7 p.m.

UVU Women’s Volleyball

Aug. 18: BYU, 1 p.m. at BYU
Aug. 21: Green and White Scrimmage, 6 p.m.
Aug. 28: Idaho State, 6 p.m.

UVU Women’s Soccer

Aug. 22: Weber State, 7 p.m.
Aug. 25: UNLV, 7 p.m.

UVU Men’s Soccer

Aug. 14: Gonzaga, 4 p.m.
Aug. 18: Green and White, 7 p.m.
Aug. 24: University of Evansville, 7 p.m.
Aug. 27: Florida Atlantic University, 7 p.m.

Are we missing an event in Utah Valley you think should be on the calendar? Email us at news@utahvalley360.com.


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