Confession: I've been waiting for festival season for months! Who isn't excited for parades, rodeo's, carnivals, movies in the park and fireworks? They also  typically make great inexpensive date nights. Expect a quite a few festival activities mixed with other summer events in the upcoming weekend date night series. 

Pony Express Demoltion Derby

Pony Express Demolition Derby

When: Saturday June 4th

Where: Eagle Mountain Rodeo Grounds

Price: $15 for adults $10 for kids

Who doesn't love a little rough and tumble fun? The demolition derby is one of the last events of the Pony Express Festival and it's always a major crowd pleaser.

Champion Challenge Rodeo 

Champions Challenge Rodeo

When: Saturday June 4th

Where: Spanish Fork Fairgrounds

Price: $13.50-$16.50 

Part of the PRCA rodeo circuit, i.e. the NFL of Rodeo, The Champions Challenge Rodeo is one of the best rodeo's you'll see this summer. Come see these world class athletes compete against each other and the animals!

Rooftop Concert Series 

Rooftop Concert Series: Let's Dance, the Songs of David Bowie

When: Friday, June 3rd

Where: Center Street in Downtown Provo

Price: Free

The world mourned with the passing of David Bowie earlier this year. He had a huge impact on the music industry and pop culture in general and to honor his contributions to the industry Provo's Rooftop Concert Series is having a David Bowie themed concert. Many of Provo's local bands will be performing his greatest hits. This is a concert you don't want to miss.

Grassroots Shakespeare

Grassroots Shakespeare: Antony and Cleopatra

When: Saturday, June 4th

Where: Orem City Center Park

Price: Free

Grassroots Shakespeare is meant to perform Shakespeare using some of Shakespeare's original staging techniques. These open air performances in our local parks are fantastic! And best of all they're free (although they do accept donations)