Spending time as a family this Valentine’s Weekend? There are plenty of kid-friendly, fun things to do in Utah County this weekend! Here are a few ideas for Utah Valley events and fun things to do in Provo, Lehi, and Utah Valley locations!
Rapunzel: A Very Hairy Fairy Tale
Saturday February 12th or Monday February 14th
- SCERA Center for the Arts
- $8 Adult, $6 Child (age 3-11) / Senior (age 65+)
This magical musical re-telling of the classic fairy tale is specifically targeted for younger audiences. It is shortened down to a one-hour musical - perfect for families with young children! Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity for entertainment with your kiddos this Valentines weekend!
Family Valentine’s Dance
Monday February 14th
- Springville Public Library
- FREE with ticket reservation
Celebrate Valentine's Day with all the ones you love at this fun dance for the whole family! While there, enjoy crafts and delicious treats as well.
Valentine's Day Concert with Mister Tim
Saturday February 12th
- The Towne Hub 120 West Main St., American Fork
- $20 for 2 tickets
If you have older kids who like jammin’ to jazz, check out this Valentine’s Concert Saturday in American Fork! Hosted at a historic event venue, you’ll enjoy romantic and classic love songs sung by Mister Tim!
Saturday February 12th
- American Fork Library Upstairs Teen Zone
When looking for free things to do in Utah Valley, never discount the value of libraries! Drop your kids ages 12-18 off for this teen event at American Fork Library. The library website says, “Whether you love to celebrate Valentine’s Day, you “hate this stupid holiday,” or you just want something fun to do, we’ll have treats, crafts, and activities for you.”
Be My Valentine Lehi’s Farmers Market and Valentine's Horse Parade
Friday February 11th
- Lehi Farmers Market 7431 North 8000 West
- 3:00pm-8:00pm, 6:00pm horse parade
- Free admission, $5 horse ride
Bring the family to the Lehi Utah Farmers Market to enjoy a variety of vendors inside a warm barn, and/or come for the horse parade at 6:00pm. There will be Valentine's photo opportunities with the horses plus an opportunity to ride a horse if desired. Keep in mind, it is February so instead of a huge variety of fresh produce, market vendors will have on display their homemade trinkets, bath salts, wreaths, jewelry, flavored honeys and treats, and other fun boutique items!
- Provo City
- $12.99 per person
Where all have you explored in your time in Provo, Utah? Maybe you have gone up around Brigham Young University Museum of Art and campus attractions or out to the Utah Lake State Park? Have you explored one of Provo Canyon's many gorgeous hiking trail heads or simply walked along the streets of Downtown Provo? Well prepare yourself to get to know this city on a whole new level!
This self-guided, do-any-time scavenger hunt is a great way to connect with your family this Valentine's weekend as you explore together. It’s a game AND a tour, and full of fun photo-worthy sights. From their website: “Let’s Roam Scavenger Hunt Tours lead you to can’t-miss sights and the city’s hidden histories. Along the route, you’ll solve riddles, answer trivia, learn fun facts, conquer challenges, and win!”
Valentine’s Pop-Up Museum
Friday February 11th, Saturday February 12th, Monday February 14th
- Clad and Cloth Warehouse, 48 W 100 N, Provo
For a quirky Valentine’s experience, check out this pop-up Valentine’s Museum in Downtown Provo! The museum explores “everything about the holiday everybody loves to hate.”
Over The River and Through the Woods
Friday February 11th or Saturday February 12th
- Hale Center Theater Orem
- 12:00pm, 4:00pm, 7:30pm
- $28 adult, $22 child
Take your kids ages 4 and older to enjoy a play with you this Friday or Saturday at the Hale Center Theater in Orem. Over the River & Through the Woods is a “warm-hearted, boisterously funny, and touching story of time passing, children growing up and grandparents growing old.”
For more Utah Valley events, see our calendar of events!