Explore Utah Valley's Backyard

Join Us in Utah Valley

In Utah Valley work hard, play hard is a creed we live by. Known for being consistently ranked as one of the best places for business and careers from publications like Forbes and Inc., Utah Valley exhibits an entrepreneurial spirit, where innovation and hard work determine success. But after a day in the office, you'll find us enjoying the natural splendor this valley was blessed with. Our backyard is home to rugged landscapes, with one of the largest freshwater lakes west of the Mississippi, several scenic drives including the Nebo Loop National Scenic Byway, Bridal Veil Falls, a 600-foot double cataract waterfall, and some of the most prominent peaks in the state. We invite you to join us and explore all Utah Valley has to offer.
 

 

The Explore Utah Valley Experience

When you work with Explore Utah Valley, you can expect quality. We match your group with the best venue and lodging options for your attendees. We offer a variety of venues to fit your needs, from the Utah Valley Convention Center, with it's 84,000 square feet that's perfect for larger conventions and conferences, to Thanksgiving Point that offers both indoor and outdoor meeting space with their 55-acre botanical gardens, butterfly biosphere, dinosaur museum, and rustic showbarn. If you're looking for a venue that takes advantage of our stunning mountains, Sundance Mountain Resort provides intimate meeting spaces with lodging and dining options on property. Our close relationships with the local hotels means we'll find you the best rates no matter the brand, so whether you're looking for a Holiday Inn, Best Western, Hilton or Marriott, or a combination, we've got you covered.

 

 

 

Explore Utah Valley and Find Your Happy Here

Utah Valley, otherwise known as happy valley, is a truly special place. This is reflected in our people, who are known for their friendliness, and the way we approach life. And what's not to be happy about when you're living here? We have some of the most beautiful mountain landscapes, with cascading waterfalls, gorgeous canyon scenic drives, a blue ribbon fishery in the Provo River, and one of the largest freshwater lakes west of the Mississippi. We love to eat, which is supported by our 60+ local restaurants in Downtown Provo. We love to laugh, as you can experience at one of clean comedy clubs, and we'd love to share these experiences with you!

Taste Artisan Chocolate

Besides the obsession over flavor, Taste's passion for chocolate isn't complete without their efforts to share their passion with others. With their tasting boutique, where you taste and learn about multiple styles and flavors from a chocolate expert, Taste wants you to gain an appreciation for quality chocolate all while forming bonds with friends, family, and others. Come share in the love of chocolate and friendship at Taste in Provo and experience something new!

Meet In Utah Valley

Explore Utah Valley has one of the most stunning meeting locations at an affordable price. Our year-round destination lends itself to skiing in the winter, hiking in the spring and summer, and canyon drives to view the foliage in the fall. Check out some of our world-class museums, like the Museum of Ancient Life which has one of the world's largest displays of mounted dinosaur skeletons, or the Springville Museum of Art, that features local and traveling exhibits for free. While you're in town, enjoy one of our many community festivals celebrating our heritage. No matter the season, Utah Valley supplies endless entertainment, phenomenal outdoor recreation and delicious local cuisine. Find your happy here.

Strap Tank Brewery

If you are looking for a new and unique place to eat a delicious meal, enjoy a micro-brewery beer or handcrafted sodas, listen to live music, check out vintage motorcycles, and feel welcomed like family then Strap Tank Brewery in Springville is the place to go! Their wide array of handcrafted ales and lagers, along with the handcrafted sodas and specialty drinks, pair perfectly with the made-from-scratch menu, ensuring every member of the family will be satisfied.

India Palace

Using only the finest ingredients, authentic and original recipes, and the love and care of homemade food, India Palace in Provo and South Jordan strive to give you an elegant, authentic, and delicious Indian-style experience every time you dine with them. Perfect for big groups, the family-style buffet is sure to satisfy the hungriest of crowds, all at a reasonable price. With food this great and an atmosphere this inviting, India Palace will become your new favorite for authentic Indian cuisine!