Weekend best bets: 5 Utah Valley weekend events


Fans take a picture with the members of Bored Shorts TV. (Photo by Rebecca Lane/UV360)

Blink your eyes and somehow we’ve landed in September, but there is no point in living in the past when the future holds so much fun. Scroll through these five local events and make plans for a weekend to remember.

CVX Live

It’s YouTube in real life. With 80+ YouTube stars in one location, CVX Live is a social media convention that’s bringing the stars to their fans. Watch live performances, learn from panels, meet the stars, see video premieres and more.

When: Sept. 21-22
Where: Utah Valley Convention Center
Cost: $15-$249
Site: cvxlive.com

Bollywood Dance Party

This one’s for the girls! The 2nd Annual Bollywood Dance Party is a ladies-only event for girls ages 7 and up. Besides Bollywood dancing, there will be llamas and henna.

When: Sept. 22 from 6–9 p.m.
Where: Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple in Spanish Fork
Cost: $15-$30
Site: Facebook

BYU vs. UVU women’s soccer

Blue and green clash once again, but this time it is the BYU and UVU women’s soccer teams that are competing. BYU leads the 3–0 series after winning last year’s game 3-0 at South Field.

When: Sept. 21 at 7 p.m.
Where: South Field, BYU
Cost: $6-$11
Site: byucougars.com

“The Wizard of Oz”

“Because, because, because, because, because” it is a classic tale with memorable lines, “The Wizard of Oz” will verify that you “aren’t in Kansas anymore.” Follow Dorothy, Scarecrow, Tin Man and the Cowardly Lion down the yellow brick road in the SCERA’s production.

When: Sept. 14 – Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: SCERA
Cost: $12–$14
Site: scera.org

Freedom Frenzy III feat. Lil Jon

It’s a back-to-school event hosted by The Tribe with a spin on freedom. Dress up in American attire and prepare for music, food trucks, vendors, booths, activities, giveaways and more. Performances include Dvddy, DJ Hyde, DJ Mvdness + DJ Flash, Echo + DJ BZ, Z&Z (10:30 p.m.) and Lil Jon (11:30 p.m.).

When: Sept. 21 from 6 p.m. – midnight
Where: Provo Towne Center
Cost: $20–$95
Site: Facebook

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