There is so much to do in Utah Valley--the best part is that a vacation here doesn't have to break the bank! Find so many things that are either free or cheap when visiting. See the list below for 100+ ideas!

Free & Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley - Bridal Veil Falls

1) Visit Bridal Veil Falls

2) Drive the Alpine Loop

3) Play frisbee golf at Provo's Bicentennial Park

4) Swim at Provo Rec Center

5) Learn about the history of Payson at Peteetneet Museum

Free & Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley - Mural Hunt

6) Go mural hunting in Downtown Provo

7) Visit the Crandall Historic Printing Museum

8) Eat ice cream at the BYU Creamery on 9th

9) Have a picnic at Utah Lake

10) Window shop in Downtown Provo

Free & Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley - BYU Campus Tour

11) Take a tour of BYU campus

12) See beautiful flowers at Neilson's Grove Park

13) Visit BYU's Bean Museum

14) Visit BYU's Museum of Art

15) See dinosaurs at BYU's Museum of Paleontology

Free & Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley - Stained Glass

16) See the stained glass windows at UVU's Roots of Knowledge

17) Ride a bike along the Provo River

18) Drive the scenic Nebo Loop

19) Visit a llama farm at the Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple

20) Go kayaking at Tibble Fork Reservoir

Free & Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley - Stewart Falls

21) Hike Stewart Falls along the Alpine Loop

22) See the First Friday Art Stroll in Downtown Provo

23) Attend a local concert

24) Stroll along the beautiful Cascade Springs

25) Hike the Y overlooking Provo

Free & Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley - Rowley's Red Barn

26) Visit Rowley's Red Barn for local treats and an orchard

27) Take a drive through Hobble Creek Canyon

28) Shop for deals at University Place

29) Walk around UVU campus and see the statues

30) Enjoy the atmosphere at the Shops at Riverwoods

Free & Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley - Tubing

31) Go tubing along the Provo River

32) See a movie at Water Gardens Cinema

33) Have a BBQ at Nunn's or Vivian Park in Provo Canyon

34) Find antiques at Treasure Mall in Springville

35) Have a bonfire at Lincoln Beach

36) Play in the water at Wayne Bartholomew Family Park

Free & Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley - Hike

37) Hike the daunting Mount Timpanogos

38) Visit the historical Camp Floyd State Park

39) Flyfish along the Provo River

40) Attend a community event at the Outlets at Traverse Mountain

41) Go ice skating at Provo Peaks Ice Arena

Free & Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley - Baseball game

42) Go to a UVU Basketball Game

43) Visit Provo Pioneer Village during the summer

44) See an outdoor movie at SCERA Shell Outdoor Theater

45) Walk around Thanksgiving Point's water tower

46) Check out Legends Motorcycles

Free & Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley - Fireworks

47) See fireworks at summer city festivals

48) See an animal show at the John Hutchings Museum

49) Hike up to Grotto Falls

50) Feed ducks at BYU's botany pond

51) Watch the sun set or rise at Kyhv Peak

Free Things in Utah Valley - Provo Library

52) See the historic Provo City Library at Academy Square

53) Have fun at Payson Lakes

54) Find a splash pad

55) Grab shaved ice at Hokulia's Shave Ice

56) Take pictures at the poppy field in Alpine

Free & Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley - FrontRunner

57) Ride the FrontRunner and enjoy the scenery along Utah Lake

58) Visit historic Payson Main Street

59) Do a historic walking tour of Provo buildings

60) Get patriotic ice cream at Brooker’s Founding Flavors in Vineyard

61) Grab a local ice cream at Rockwell’s Ice Cream Co

Free & Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley - Play in a Park

62) Have safe fun at Cory Wride Memorial Park in Eagle Mountain

63) Have a date night at Nickel City

64) Walk along the Murdock Canal

65) Play at the Discovery (Manila) Park in Pleasant Grove

66) Learn new skills at the Greenwood Skate Park

Free & Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley - Hot Springs

67) Soak in the naturally warm Fifth Water Hot Springs

68) Discover a Daughters of Pioneers Museum

69) Check out the disability-friendly All Together Playground 

70) Visit BYU's planetarium

71) Visit a free event at the Utah County Fair

72) Visit the Orem Heritage Museum

73) Visit UVU's Roots of Knowledge

74) Make your own soap at the Soap Factory

75) Go on an Instagram scavenger hunt

Free & Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley - Walk around Sundance

76) Wander around Sundance Mountain Resort

77) Visit Pleasant Grove's historic main street 

78) Grab a bite to eat at one of these Hole-in-the-wall restaurants

79) Go bowling at FatCats

80) Go mini-golfing at Top Golf

Free & Cheap Things to Do in Utah Valley - Art Museum

81) See local art at the Springville Museum of Art

82) Visit Salem Pond

83) Use our Wick Lab coupon to make a candle

84) Attend a concert at Velour

85) Check out BYU's Museum of Peoples and Cultures

101) See local art at Springville Museum of Art - Cucpakes

86) Go out for dessert at Cravings Alisha's Cupcakes

87) Meander through the Paul Ream Wilderness Park

88) Hike up to Battle Creek Falls

89) Eat a square doughnut at Lehi Country Bakery

90) Visit an aquarium and taxidermy animal exhibit at Cabela's

Free & Cheap Things in Utah Valley - Ghost Town

91) Explore the small ghost town of Thistle 

92) Visit and play at Neptune Park

93) Have a picnic at Jolley's Ranch

94) Get your laughs out at Dry Bar Comedy

95) Go to an open mic night at ImprovBroadway

Free & Cheap Things in Utah Valley - Covey Center Gallery

96) Go swimming at Lehi Legacy Center

97) Visit the small art gallery in the Covey Center

98) Go geocaching

99) Volunteer for Habitat for Humanity or Food and Care Coalition

100) Go Camping

With all the free and cheap things to do in Utah Valley, there is never a dull moment! Get out there and have some fun by checking things out on this list!