Utah 24th of July Fireworks and Events Pioneer Day
Here’s an updated comprehensive list of the events and fireworks happening around Salt Lake City and the rest of Utah on or near Pioneer Day – Thursday, July 24
We’ll keep it updated as new events get scheduled. If you know of any that we have missed, please leave the location in the comments. Thanks and have a fun Pioneer Day!
Salt Lake City 24th of July Fireworks and Events:
MX Pioneer Extravaganza – July 24 enjoy an Motcoross show and amazing fireworks. Cost is $15/adults $5/children (ages 5-12).
Pioneer Day Concert – July 18 & 19 at 8pm at the LDS Conference Center – Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra will perform. Tickets are sold out. To meet the demand to hear this exciting performance, the Choir has added additional viewing opportunities, including an Internet live stream and a BYUtv broadcast. Patrons are also invited to stand by for last-minute seating on the evenings of July 18 and 19, 2014. The standby line will form at the North Gate on Temple Square.
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First Encampment Hike – July 19 at 7am at Donner Park (2770 E 990 S). During this family-oriented event, you can walk in the footsteps of the 1847 pioneers in a festive and commemorative hike that follows Emigration Creek through beautiful Salt Lake City neighborhoods.
Youth Parade – July 19 at 10am, route starts at 600 E and 500 S, runs west on 500 S to 200 E and ends at the City and County Building.
Family Festival – July 19 at 10am-2pm following the Youth Parade at Washington Square (200 E 450 S). This is a free event with inflatable slides, games, bouncers, rides, not to mention our pioneer-era learning opportunities.
Antelope Island Pioneer Day Celebration – July 26 from noon-4pm. There will be games from 12-2pm, guided tours of the Fielding Garr Ranch from 3-4pm, and wool processing demos from 10am-4pm. There is a $9 day use fee per vehicle.
Days of’ 47 Float Preview Party – July 21 & 22 at the South Towne Expo Center in Sandy. Preview many of the Parade floats and join the excitement as Parade day nears.
Sunrise Service – July 24 at 7am in the Tabernacle on Temple Square. The program features the Tabernacle organist and several hundred voices in combined choirs from around the valley. A keynote speaker will deliver an inspirational message. Free admission and no tickets required.
Cottonwood Heights Butlerville Days – July 23 & 24 the event starts with a parade at 3pm, bands, floats, rides, activities, and fireworks. Discount wristbands can be purchased at Cottonwood Heights Rec Center July 19 & 21 from 1-3pm.
Days of ’47 Parade – July 24 at 9am. Route starts at South Temple and State Street running to 200 East, turns south to 900 South, then turns east to Liberty Park.
Youth Pioneer Pageant - July 24-26 at West Jordan Arena: A firework spectacular and theatrical representation of the joys and tribulations experienced by the pioneers on their trek west. Tickets range from $6-12.
Pioneer Day Celebration – July 26 at Antelope Island State Park with games, tours, demonstrations and more. $10 entry fee applies.
Red Butte Garden – Free admission on July 24 from 9am-5pm
This Is The Place – July 24 celebrates Pioneer Days. Admission price range from $8-11.
Fireworks at Liberty Park – July 24 fireworks at 10pm. There will also be art, craft and food vendors ad part of the Native American Celebration.
Bountiful Handcart Days – July 23 & 24 at Bountiful City Park (400 N 200 W). There will be games, food, rides, entertainment and fireworks on July 23.
Layton – “Taste of the Town” event. They have lined up 24 participating restaurants within the city. Tickets can be purchased at the Layton Hills Mall $1 each or $10 for 12 tickets. Food items will all be 4 tickets or less. There will also be entertainment, balloons and face painting.
Layton – July 24 at 8pm (gates open at 7pm) Layton City Recreation Department presents the annual “Riders in the Sky” Pioneer Day Concert at the Ed Kenly Amphitheater. Seats fill up fast and are first come first serve. Admission is free.
Ogden Pioneer Days – July 4-24 there will be a parade at 9am along with events, entertainment, rodeo and fireworks.
American Fork – July 12-19 celebrates Steel Days with a balloon lift, parade, big show, fireworks and more.
Mapleton - July 24 enjoy free events from a parade, entertainment and fireworks.
Provo Pioneer Day Extravaganza – July 24 at North Park (500 N 500 W) there will games, food, crafts, entertainment, and more.
Spanish Fork – July 12-27 – a 10K race along with a grand parade, entertainment, carnival, rodeo, fireworks and more.
Tremonton – July 18, 21 & 25-26 there will be a movie in the park, breakfast, food, rides, fireworks and more.
Spring City – July 24 & 26 will have a parade, carnival, games, free concert and more.
Centerfield – July 23 with a parade, dinner at the park, and children activities
Fairview – July 24 with rodeos, parades and demolition derby.
Mayfield – July 24 will hold a parade, games, food and entertainment at the City Park.
Sterling – July 24 there will be breakfast, parade, games, dutch oven cook off, fireworks and more.
Western Day (Park City) – Saturday, July 19 at the Olympic Park. An afternoon full of BBQ, cowboy hats, and country fun. Activities, for children and adults, including face painting, country music, and bounce house will take place in the Olympic Plaza.
Fiddlers ‘n’ Fireworks (Heber) – July 24 at Heber Valley Railroad with a 2 hour round trip ride including dinner and fiddlers along with Charleston fireworks from across the lake. Tickets are $20-35.
Kamas Valley Fiesta Days – July 24 – 26 with parade, kid activities, car show fireworks and more.
Logan - July 24 includes, entertainment, parade, fireworks and more.
North Logan – July 23 & 24 includes a parade, games, food, entertainment, movie in the park, fireworks and more.
American West Heritage Center - July 24 there will be pioneer games and living history interpreters. Cost is $5-7.
Price International Days – July 24 at Washington Park with a car show, carnival, food, entertainment and fireworks.
Cedar City - July 24 there will be a parade and activities.
Days of ’47 Dixie Celebration – July 24 with breakfast, parade, celebration and fireworks
Ivins City Pioneer Day Celebration in Ivins City Park. Parade at 9 am. Vendors and Entertainment in The Park -10:00 a.m. (or when the parade is over) until 1:00 p.m.
Washington City – July 24 there will be open swim, food, vendors, and fireworks at 10pm.
CAMPING AND CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Don’t forget our favorite list of camping places here.
And last, check out the Calendar of Events found here with tons more fun events going on in Salt Lake City and other Cities.
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