UV To Do: October 2018 (with fall calendar)

The leaves are changing and the weather will be shifting. Bring on all things pumpkin spice and get ready for the fall festivities with these local events. Events Cornbelly’s When: Sept. 28 – Nov. 3 (Closed Sundays) Where: Thanksgiving Point Cost: $12.95 on weekdays and $16.95 on weekends Site: cornbellys.com Fall Festival When: Oct. 5 from 5–8 p.m. Where: Shay Park […]

Soup’s on! 8 great bowls to try in Utah Valley

It’s beginning to look a lot like autumn in Utah — the new school year is well underway, temperatures are dropping, and the leaves are turning. And there’s no better way to ring in the season than to sample a bowl of one of the Valley’s best soups. Here are our top eight picks to […]

12 classic autumn movies you need to watch

It’s officially fall. That means sweater weather, Saturdays filled with college football, boots, baking with pumpkin ingredients, flannel and hikes that are breathtaking — because of both the stunning foliage of Utah Valley and the surprisingly cool air that catches in your lungs. Unfortunately, Utah fall never seems to last long enough, and it’s not […]

Jack-o-Lantern-of-all-trades: 4 things to do with the inside of a pumpkin

The pumpkin you’re carving to put on your porch is full of tricks and treats. It’s a jack-o-lantern-of-all-trades, so to speak, and it’s time to put those leftover pumpkin guts to good use. Here are four things to do with the inside of a pumpkin: 1. Roast the seeds The most time-consuming part of carving […]

10 ways to break from boredom during fall break

Provo, Alpine and Nebo school districts go on fall break October 10, 11 and 14. Keep your kids entertained during the vacation with these 10 ideas for fall fun:   1. Make an autumn basket Gather the signs of the season into a wicker basket. Items like pinecones, fallen leaves, squash and pumpkins make great […]

Turn over a new leaf: Canyon drives for seeing fall

  This autumn, see the brightly colored leaves by taking the scenic route through one of the valley’s winding canyons. In fact, why not make it a day? Pack a warm sweater, sip apple cider and enjoy the crisp weather. The changing leaves fall quickly, so don’t miss the chance to experience all of fall. […]

Fall gardening: 5 things you should plant right now

The weather is getting cooler, but that doesn’t mean you can let your green thumb hibernate just yet. According to the Utah State University extension office in Provo, certain vegetables thrive in Utah’s cool fall climate. Here’s what the USU extension experts recommend planting this fall:   1. Cold-weather greens including lettuce, spinach and kale […]