I love the Holidays, think Will Ferrell in Elf but without the yellow tights. It's one of my favorite times of year. The world just looks better with twinkle lights and hot chocolate. And it all starts now...or as soon as you get up from your post Black Friday nap, grab your sandwich made from leftovers and go out and enjoy it. To help you do so, here is a list of weekend events.
Sundance Mountain Resort is offering a special opportunity to screen this film at Robert Redford's own screening room at the Resort. Make a night of it and enjoy dinner at the Foundry Grill and relax at the Owl Bar, Butch and Sundance use to enjoy themselves at the same exact bar! November 29 at 7:30 pm. Sundance is located at 8841 N Alpine Loop Road, Sundance, Ut.
21st Annual Spanish Fork Festival of LightsEnjoy a favorite local tradition as you drive through the animated Festival of Light's. Everyone will love seeing Santa waving, Jack Frost, and even light geese flying. They broadcast holiday music on 99.9 Fm for you to enjoy as you look at the lights. A car is $7, a van is $20 and it's $30 per bus. The festival runs from 6:00 pm-10:00 pm everyday from November 28, 2013 to January 1, 2014. The Festival is located at 3300 East Powerhouse Road, Spanish Fork, UT
It's time for Santa's big entrances via helicopter. Be at the south west corner of the University Mall parking lot to watch the whole thing at 9:30 am on November 29th. Just inside the mall entrance (between CPK and P.F. Chang's) is Village Court where you can get Photos with Santa from November 29-December 24th. University Center Mall is located at 575 E University Parkway, Orem.
Enjoy an enchanting drive through more than one million twinkling lights. Families and friends can stay cozy and warm inside their cars or bundle up and take the trolley, wagon, or carriage ride through the display of holiday lights at Thanksgiving Point. The lights go for over a mile and include giant animated holiday displays and illuminated trees. Then stop by the Water Tower to see live reindeer! The lights are closed on Sunday and Christmas Day. Car with up to 12 passengers are $8, 13 or more passengers are $25, and the trolley and wagon are $3 per person. Thanksgiving Point is located at 3003 North Thanksgiving Point Way, Lehi.