The silly little elf on the shelf is back and he is making his way around Utah Valley! Find the Elf on the Shelf for a chance to win some sweet prizes just in time for the holidays!

The Rules:

The Elf on the Shelf will be at different locations every week starting December 1. He is sneaky though, you will have to look around to find him. Once you find the Elf on the Shelf, take a selfie with him and post it to Instagram with the hashtags #visitutahvalley and #wherehappyhappens. Then follow @visitutahvalley for a chance to win the prize of the week! Every Monday, we will randomly select one winner. One entry per Instagram account per week.

Where to Find the Elf:

December 1-5 Thanksgiving Point's Museum of Natural Curiosity


  • Prize: Passes to the Museum of Natural Curiosity (Winner: @matthew.marcek)


December 8-12 Provo Beach


  • Prize: $50 gift card to Provo Beach (Winner: @juliearndt)


December 15-19 Springville Museum of Art 


  • Prize: $50 gift card to Build-A-Bear (Winner: @buttercup_robyn)


December 22-26 Orem Library


  • Prize: $50 gift card to Fat Cats


Good luck!