The only thing better than a weekend is a three day weekend!!! Come have the time of your life at one of these awesome Labor Day weekend events here in Utah Valley.
When: Thursday, 7-9pm; Friday, 10am-10:30pm; Saturday, 10am-10pm
Where: Mount Timpanogos Park, Highway 189
Price: Individual events start at $8, weekend passes start at $30
Renowned storytellers are coming from across the nation for the 27th Timpanogos Storytelling Festival. There are stories for all ages. Laugh until you cry at the Laughing Out Loud event. Get spooked at Shivers in the Night. Reminisce your childhood at the Bedtime Stories tent. These events are just a few of the storytelling wonders at the festival.
When: Thursday and Friday 10am-10pm, Saturday 10am-8pm
Where: The Startup Building, 560 S 100 W, Provo
Do you love all things cutesy? Do you regularly browse through Etsy? Then you will love the Beehive Bazaar. Local craftspeople will be selling their greeting cards, jewelry, clothes, and other wares at the Startup Building in Provo. It’s a fantastic way to get adorable stuff and support local business.
When: Friday and Saturday at 7pm
Where: Utah Valley Convention Center, 220 W Center Street, Provo
What’s GRID? Half America’s Ninja Warrior, half CrossFit, GRID is an athletic event like nothing you’ve ever seen. Men and women work together to complete bodyweight and weightlifting challenges before the other team finishes. And tickets are free! Come to the Visitor’s Center of 220 W Center Street in Provo to grab your free tickets.
When: Friday-Monday, 10am-5pm
Where: Sundance Mountain Resort, 8841 N Alpine Loop Road, Sundance
Celebrate the beginning of fall with a lift ride at Sundance. Relax and take in the beauty of the changing colors. At the top, grab some nachos at the Bearclaw Lodge. Another tip: bring bubbles, you’ll thank me later.
Where: Memorial Park, 250 South Main Street, Payson
Don’t cry, but Onion Days is finally here! The last city festival of the year, this is your last chance to indulge in all your festival favorites. Head to the carnival and ride the Ferris wheel while snacking on a funnel cake. Bring the family to the Onion Days Parade on Monday at 10am. Check out the lawn mower racing. It will be way fun!
Where: Historic County Courthouse, 51 South University Ave, Provo
It’s fiesta time in Downtown Provo this weekend! The Festival Latinoamericano celebrates Latino culture. Come try tasty food, listen to Latino music, and dance to some Zumba!
When: Saturday, 8am
Where: 727 N 1550 E, Orem near the Clearlink building
Price: starting at $49.99 per person
Want a chance to win $10,000? Signup for Treasure Canyon, a 10K race/treasure hunt through Provo Canyon. It should be an exciting event.
When: Saturday-Monday, 10am-4pm
Where: Camp Floyd, 18035 W 1540 N, Fairfield
Party like it’s 1861 at Camp Floyd Days! Experience life as a 19th century soldier by learning military drill or riding a stagecoach. This is an event for the history buff or the boy who wants to play soldier.
Labor Day Luau
When: Monday at 6pm
Where: Ashton Gardens, 3003 N Thanksgiving Way, Lehi
Price: $27/adults, $20/children
Aloha! It’s time to get lei’d at the Labor Day Luau at Thanksgiving Point. Dancers will show off traditional dances from several Polynesian islands. And, of course, there’s all that yummy Hawaiian food!