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Loveland Living Planet Aquarium

Experience ecosystems from around the world including Journey to South America, Discover Utah, Antarctic Adventure, Ocean Explorer and the newest gallery Expedition: Asia. You'll find otters, sea jellies, sharks, sea turtles, penguins, snakes, caiman, piranhas, eels, frogs, and more. Birthday party packages in Tuki's Island, animal feeding opportunities, and special events are offered year round. The Aquarium also features 4D movies, and Tuki's Island (inside the aquarium) is also available for small get-togethers like family reunions, graduation parties, and anniversaries.
12033 Lone Peak Pkway
Draper , UT , 84020
Phone: 801.355.3474
40° 31' 56.5572" N, 111° 53' 38.256" W

Utah Renaissance Faire

The Utah Renaissance Faire is the state's largest Renaissance faire. It takes place each August at Electric Park at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi, Utah. Celebrate Renaissance and Medieval times with jousting, Kings and Queens, armored combat, medieval Vikings, old-world music, dancing, games, pirates, shopping, great food, and so much more!
Electric Park @ Thanksgiving Point, Lehi, UT 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way
Lehi , UT , 84043
Phone: 801-638-7150
40° 25' 26.6952" N, 111° 53' 17.6892" W

Location:

9385 S. Snowbird Center Dr.
Snowbird, UT, 84092-9000
United States

Phone:

801.933.2222

Oktoberfest at Snowbird

Dates: 
08/18/2018
08/19/2018
08/25/2018
Time: 
Noon - 6:30 pm, Sat-Sun

Organization:

Location:

3584 South 1950 West Suite 13
West Valley City, UT, 84119
United States

Phone:

801.577.7182

$5 Tuesdays at Scales & Tails

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/21/2018
08/28/2018
Time: 
10am - 4pm

Organization:

Location:

1978 Heritage Park Blvd.
Layton, UT, 84041
United States

Phone:

801.614.0123

Location:

Natural History Museum of Utah
301 Wakara Way
SALT LAKE CITY, UT, 84108
United States

Phone:

801.581.6927

2018 Summer Camps for Kindergarten

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/15/2018
08/16/2018
Time: 
Times differ per camp

Organization:

Location:

3003 North Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

888.672.6040

2018 Timpanogos Storytelling Festival - Thanksgiving Point

Dates: 
09/06/2018
09/07/2018
09/08/2018
Time: 
see website for details

Location:

900 S 900 E
Salt Lake City, UT, 84105
United States

9th & 9th Street Festival 2018

Dates: 
09/15/2018
Time: 
10 AM - 6 PM

Location:

Gale Center of History and Culture - South Jordan, UT
10300 S Beckstead Ln
South Jordan, UT, 84095
United States

Phone:

801-253-5203

ARTS AT THE GALE: KINDERMUSIK - The City of South Jordan

Dates: 
08/23/2018
Time: 
6:00 pm – 6:45 pm

Organization:

Location:

824 South 400 West B129
Salt Lake City, UT, 84101
United States

Phone:

801.322.3816

Bad Dog Arts Studio Summer Camps

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/15/2018
08/16/2018
Time: 
All programs are 9AM - 4PM unless otherwise noted.

Organization:

Location:

1538 East 3300 South
Salt Lake City, UT, 84106
United States

Phone:

385-261-2186

Becoming a Mermaid - Storybrook Play Cafe & Boutique

Dates: 
08/26/2018
Time: 
10:00-11:30am

Organization:

Location:

Thanksgiving Point 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

801.768.4999

Birdosity

Dates: 
09/01/2018
10/06/2018
11/03/2018
Time: 
10:30 am

Organization:

Location:

3003 North Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

801.768.4999

Birdosity

Dates: 
08/18/2018
09/15/2018
10/20/2018
Time: 
11 am

Location:

3586 Horizons Way
Harrisonburg, VA, 22802
United States

Phone:

540-896-7600

Camp Horizon- Equestrian Camp (ages 8-16)

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/15/2018
08/16/2018
Time: 
Overnight Camp

Location:

3586 Horizons Way
Harrisonburg, VA, 22802
United States

Phone:

540-896-7600

Camp Horizon-Horizons Outdoor Adventure Camps (ages 13-16)

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/15/2018
08/16/2018
Time: 
Overnight Camp

Location:

3586 Horizons Way
Harrisonburg, VA, 22802
United States

Phone:

540-896-7600

Camp Horizon-Horizons Outdoor Adventure Camps (ages 13-16)

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/15/2018
08/16/2018
Time: 
Overnight Camp

Organization:

Provo City Library

Location:

550 North University Avenue
Provo, UT, 84601
United States

Phone:

801-852-6650

Cool Off and Color - Provo City Library

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/15/2018
08/16/2018
Time: 
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

444 West 100 South
Salt Lake City, UT, 84103
United States

Phone:

801-456-5437

Creative Kids – Family ARTWorks Program

Dates: 
08/15/2018
08/22/2018
08/29/2018
Time: 
11 am, 12, 2, and 3 pm

Organization:

Location:

3500 N 2200 W
Salt Lake City, UT, 84116
United States

Phone:

802-203-0148

Cross E Ranch Fall Festival

Dates: 
09/21/2018
09/22/2018
09/24/2018
Time: 
Check website for info

Organization:

Location:

Thanksgiving Point 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

801.768.4999

Curious Critters

Dates: 
09/08/2018
10/13/2018
11/10/2018
Time: 
11 am

Organization:

Location:

3003 North Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

801.768.4999

Curious Critters

Dates: 
08/25/2018
09/22/2018
10/27/2018
Time: 
11 am

Location:

LEGACY EVENTS CENTER
151 South 1100 West
Farmington, UT, 84025
United States

Phone:

801-451-4087

Davis County Fair

Dates: 
08/15/2018
08/16/2018
08/17/2018
Time: 
11:00am - 10:00pm

Location:

Utah Museum of Contemporary Art (UMOCA)
20 S. West Temple
Salt Lake City, UT, 84101
United States

Phone:

801-328-4201

FAMILY ART SATURDAY - Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Dates: 
09/08/2018
10/13/2018
11/10/2018
Time: 
2 to 4 pm

Organization:

Location:

Thanksgiving Point 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

801.768.4999

Family Game Night

Dates: 
08/17/2018
09/07/2018
09/21/2018
Time: 
5:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

2201 N Canyon Road
Provo, UT, 84602
United States

Phone:

801-422-0020

Family Night Fun

Dates: 
08/20/2018
08/27/2018
09/03/2018
Time: 
6 pm or 7 pm

Location:

Lone Peak Park
10140 S 700 E
Sandy, UT, 84070
United States

Phone:

801.568.7100

Family Nights at the Skate Park - City of Sandy, Utah

Dates: 
08/27/2018
09/10/2018
09/24/2018
Time: 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Organization:

University Place

Location:

575 E University Pkwy
Orem, UT, 84097
United States

Phone:

801-224-0694

FELIZ DIAS U.P. LATIN FEST - University Place

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/18/2018
Time: 
10 am - 10 pm

Organization:

Tracy Aviary

Location:

589 East 1300 South
Salt Lake City, UT, 84105
United States

Phone:

801.596.8500 X111

Location:

Canyon Meadows Park in South Weber
631 Peterson Pkwy
South Weber, UT, 84405
United States

FREE Train Rides

Dates: 
08/18/2018
09/15/2018
10/20/2018
Time: 
11 am to 3 pm

Organization:

Provo City Library

Location:

550 North University Avenue
Provo, UT, 84601
United States

Phone:

801-852-6650

Game Night at the Library - Provo City Library

Dates: 
08/17/2018
08/24/2018
08/31/2018
Time: 
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location:

5670 South Cougar Lane (4800 West)
Kearns, UT, 84118
United States

Phone:

(385) 468-1715

Halloween Carnival - Kearns Recreation Center

Dates: 
10/30/2018
Time: 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Organization:

Utah's Hogle Zoo

Location:

2600 Sunnyside Avenue
Salt Lake City, UT, 84108
United States

Phone:

801.582.1631

Keeper Camp at Hogle Zoo

Dates: 
08/25/2018
10/20/2018
Time: 
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Organization:

Snowbasin Resort

Location:

3925 East Snowbasin Road
Huntsville, UT, 84317
United States

Phone:

801.620.1000

Kids Adventure Tours Sundays - Snowbasin Resort

Dates: 
08/19/2018
Time: 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

3003 North Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

888.672.6040

LABOR DAY LUAU - Thanksgiving Point

Dates: 
09/03/2018
Time: 
6:00pm

Organization:

Location:

5480 S. 900 East
Salt Lake City, UT, 84117
United States

Phone:

801-268-2224

Lakeshore Learning: FREE Crafts for Kids

Dates: 
08/18/2018
08/25/2018
09/01/2018
Time: 
11 am- 3 pm

Location:

Holladay Lions Recreation Center
1661 E Murray Holladay Rd
Holladay, UT, 84117
United States

Phone:

801.872.3576

LEGO Engineering Summer Camps At Play-Well TEKnologies

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/15/2018
08/16/2018
Time: 
Half day camps run 9:00am - 12:00pm and 1:00pm - 4:00pm. Full-day camp timing varies depending on location.

Organization:

Location:

645 E 1430 N
Provo, UT, 84602
United States

Phone:

801.422.5050

Live Animal Shows

Dates: 
08/20/2018
08/27/2018
09/03/2018
Time: 
6:30 pm and 7:30 pm

Location:

1600 West Towne Center Drive City Hall
South Jordan, UT, 84095
United States

Phone:

801.254.3742

LUAU IN THE PARK - The City of South Jordan

Dates: 
08/20/2018
Time: 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Organization:

Location:

Thanksgiving Point 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

801.768.4999

Melody Makers

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/21/2018
08/28/2018
Time: 
Tues 11 am

Organization:

Location:

3003 North Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

801.768.4999

Melody Makers

Dates: 
08/16/2018
08/23/2018
08/30/2018
Time: 
Thurs 11am

Location:

Northwest Community Center
1300 W 300 N
Salt Lake City, UT, 84116
United States

Phone:

801.872.3576

Minecraft Engineering with LEGO Camp at Northwest Community Center

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/15/2018
08/16/2018
Time: 
9am-12pm

Location:

Northwest Community Center
1300 W 300 N
Salt Lake City, UT, 84116
United States

Phone:

801.872.3576

Minecraft Master Engineering with LEGO Camp at Northwest Community Center

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/15/2018
08/16/2018
Time: 
1pm-4pm

Organization:

Location:

3003 North Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

888.672.6040

Mini Maker Faire - Thanksgiving Point

Dates: 
09/15/2018
Time: 
see website for details

Organization:

The Gateway

Location:

18 North Rio Grande Street
Salt Lake City, UT, 84101
United States

Phone:

801.456.2000

MONDAY FUNDAY AT THE GATEWAY - The Gateway

Dates: 
08/27/2018
Time: 
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

3003 North Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

888.672.6040

Month of Augsut - $2 Buck Tuesdays - Thanksgiving Point

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/21/2018
08/28/2018
Time: 
see website for details

Organization:

Location:

347 22nd Street
Ogden, UT, 84401
United States

Phone:

801.394.9663

On Track to Reading

Dates: 
09/10/2018
09/17/2018
09/24/2018
Time: 
see listed info

Location:

500 East North Campus Drive
Provo , UT, 84602
United States

Phone:

(801) 422-2569

OPEN STUDIO

Dates: 
08/18/2018
09/01/2018
09/15/2018
Time: 
11 am to 1 pm

Location:

South Jordan Community Center
10778 S Redwood Rd
South Jordan, UT, 84095
United States

Phone:

801-446-4357

Peter and Wendy Auditions - The City of South Jordan

Dates: 
10/22/2018
Time: 
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

11887 South 4000 West
Riverton, UT, 84096
United States

Phone:

801-999-8592

Petersen Farm-Summer Camp

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/15/2018
08/16/2018
Time: 
9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

3584 South 1950 West Suite 13
West Valley City, UT, 84119
United States

Phone:

801.577.7182

Reptile Adventure at Scales & Tails

Dates: 
08/15/2018
08/17/2018
08/20/2018
Time: 
12pm - 8pm

Organization:

Location:

3584 South 1950 West Suite 13
West Valley City, UT, 84119
United States

Phone:

801.577.7182

Safari Fun at Scales & Tails

Dates: 
08/16/2018
08/18/2018
08/23/2018
Time: 
10am - 4pm

Location:

Salt Lake County Library | Kearns
5350 South 4220 West
Kearns, UT, 84118
United States

Phone:

8019434636

Salt Lake County Library - Ready 4 Kindergarten - Kearns Branch

Dates: 
08/15/2018
08/22/2018
08/29/2018
Time: 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

126 East 400 South
Springville, UT, 84663
United States

Phone:

801-489-2727

Santa's Art Shop - Springville Museum of Art

Dates: 
12/12/2018
Time: 
5:00-7:00pm

Organization:

Location:

110 South 400 West
Salt Lake City, UT, 84101
United States

Phone:

385.468.7827

Science is FUN! - Clark Planetarium

Dates: 
08/18/2018
09/15/2018
10/20/2018
Time: 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location:

Oquirrh Shadows Park
10300 South 4000 West
South Jordan, UT, 84095
United States

Phone:

801.254.3742

Location:

Silver Lake Big Cottonwood Canyon
8073 Big Cottonwood Canyon Rd
Salt Lake City , UT, 84121
United States

Phone:

801-930-5010 ext. 100

Silver Lake Kids Day - Cottonwood Canyons Foundation

Dates: 
08/18/2018
Time: 
10 AM - 1 PM

Organization:

Location:

Various locations
., DC, .
United States

Smithsonian Museum Day

Dates: 
09/22/2018
Time: 
See website/location

Organization:

Location:

3500 N 2200 W
Salt Lake City, UT, 84116
United States

Phone:

801-203-0148

Spring Festival / Baby Animals at Cross E Ranch

Dates: 
04/05/2019
04/06/2019
04/07/2019
Time: 
Check website for details

Organization:

Location:

9320 S. Cliff Lodge Drive Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort/Entry Level 4 Cliff Lodge Level 1
Snowbird , UT, 84092
United States

Phone:

801-947-8222

Summer Camp at Camp Snowbird

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/15/2018
08/16/2018
Time: 
8 am - 5 pm

Organization:

Location:

1538 East 3300 South
Salt Lake City, UT, 84106
United States

Phone:

385-261-2186

Summer Enrichment Camp At Storybrook Play & Cafe Boutique

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/16/2018
08/21/2018
Time: 
Tues and Thursday 9:00-11:30am

Organization:

Location:

3003 North Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

801.766.5030

Tales for Tots

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/21/2018
08/28/2018
Time: 
Tue 11am

Organization:

Location:

3900 North Garden Drive
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

801.768.4999

Tales for Tots

Dates: 
08/20/2018
08/27/2018
09/03/2018
Time: 
Mon 11 am

Organization:

Location:

3003 North Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

801.768.4999

Tales for Tots

Dates: 
08/15/2018
08/22/2018
08/29/2018
Time: 
Wed 11am

Organization:

Location:

Thanksgiving Point 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

801.768.4999

Tales for Tots

Dates: 
08/16/2018
08/23/2018
08/30/2018
Time: 
Thurs 11am

Location:

Gale Center of History and Culture - South Jordan, UT
10300 S Beckstead Ln
South Jordan, UT, 84095
United States

Phone:

801.254.3742

Organization:

Location:

126 East 400 South
Springville, UT, 84663
United States

Phone:

801-489-2727

The Princess Tea - Springville Museum of Art

Dates: 
08/25/2018
Time: 
10 am - 12 pm and 1 pm - 3 pm

Organization:

The Waterford School

Location:

1480 E 9400 S
Sandy, UT, 84093
United States

Phone:

+1 801-572-1780

The Waterford School's Fall All Schools’ Open House

Dates: 
10/18/2018
Time: 
9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Organization:

The Waterford School

Location:

1480 E 9400 S
Sandy, UT, 84093
United States

Phone:

801-816-2203

The Waterford School's Lower School Open House

Dates: 
02/06/2019
Time: 
6-8 P.M.

Location:

South Jordan Community Center
10778 S Redwood Rd
South Jordan, UT, 84095
United States

Phone:

801-446-4357

UNDER THE SEA DADDY DAUGHTER DANCE - The City of South Jordan

Dates: 
09/14/2018
09/15/2018
Time: 
6:00pm – 8:00pm

Location:

500 East North Campus Drive
Provo , UT, 84602
United States

Phone:

(801) 422-2569

VAN GOGH TO PLAY DOUGH: ART FOR TODDLERS

Dates: 
08/14/2018
08/16/2018
08/21/2018
Time: 
10 am to 11 am

Location:

South Jordan Community Center
10778 S Redwood Rd
South Jordan, UT, 84095
United States

Phone:

801-446-4357

WIZARDS & WITCHES JUBILEE - The City of South Jordan

Dates: 
10/02/2018
Time: 
6 PM - 8 PM

Organization:

Location:

3584 South 1950 West Suite 13
West Valley City, UT, 84119
United States

Phone:

801.577.7182

Zookeeper Camp at Scales & Tails

Dates: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
10am - 12pm