Utah 24th of July Pioneer Day Fireworks and Events

The following content may be sponsored or include affiliate links. View full disclosure.

Pioneer Day

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. Pioneer Day lands on a Sunday this year, which means many celebrations are on the Friday or Saturday before or the Monday after the 24th.

We’ll keep it updated as new events get scheduled. Important note: Specific times and dates may change. Please click on the links for any updated information. If you know of any that we have missed, please leave the location in the comments. Thanks and have a fun Pioneer Day!

Days of '47 Christina's Float
Salt Lake City 24th of July Fireworks and Events:

Days of' 47 Float Preview Party - July 18-19 at the South Towne Expo Center in Sandy. Preview many of the Parade floats and join the excitement as Parade day nears.

motocrossMX Pioneer Extravaganza - July 22 enjoy an Motcoross show and amazing fireworks. Cost is $15/adults $5/children (ages 5-12). Get discount tickets here>>

REAL Salt Lake - July 22 will take on San Jose Earthquakes. Go here for ticket info.

Cottonwood Heights Butlerville Days –  July 22-23 the event starts with a parade, bands, car show, rides, activities, movie in the park, food trucks, fireworks and more.

Pioneer Day Concert - July 22 & 23 at 8pm at the LDS Conference Center - Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra will perform. Standby tickets for those without tickets will not be issued. However, patrons are invited to stand by for last-minute seating each evening. The standby line will form at the north gate on Temple Square.

Salt Lake Bees Game – July 22-23 at 6:35pm. The Bees will be taking on Tacoma. Fireworks to follow the game. Go here for discount ticket ordering information.

Horsepower Heaven - July 23 there will be 20 Jet Cars, Lucas Oil Modifieds and, of course, be sure to stick around for post event Fireworks. Cost $30/Adults $10 children (ages 5-12). Get discount tickets here>>

days of 47Days of 47 Rodeo – July 19-23; Ticket prices start at $5 for kids and $9/adults. Go here for discount tickets.

First Encampment Hike - July 23 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 23 at 10am, route starts at 600 E and 500 S and ends at 200 E and 500 S.

Family Festival - July 23 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 23; There will be games from 10-12, guided tours of the Fielding Garr Ranch from 3-4pm. There is a $10 day use fee per vehicle or $5 for Seniors 62+.

red butte gardenRed Butte Garden – Free admission on July 24 from 9am-5pm

Sunrise Service – July 25 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.

Days of ’47 Parade – July 25 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 - Due to new transitions, it will not be shown for 2016.

Heritage park

This Is The Place – July 23 & 25 celebrates Pioneer Days. Admission price range from $9-13. Save $2 with this coupon.

Fireworks at Liberty Park – July 25 fireworks at 10pm. There will also be art, craft and food vendors ad part of the Native American Celebration.

tnt fireworks

If you're making you're own party, there are various coupons available. Get the details here>>

Facebook GroupWant more news about activities going on in Utah? Join our Facebook Group.
Davis County:

Bountiful Handcart Days - July 22-23 There will be games, food, rides, entertainment and fireworks on July 22.

Layton – July 22 at 8pm (gates open at 6:30pm) 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.

Electric Light Parade (Layton) - July 23 at 9:30 pm at Wasatch Drive (between Gentile and Layton High). Includes musical celebration, free glow sticks and balloons, free refreshments, and an electric light parade.

Layton – “Taste of the Town” event on July 23. They have lined up a smorgasbord of food. Admission is free and food tickets are $1 each. There will also be entertainment, balloons and face painting.

Screen Shot 2016-07-12 at 5.35.10 AM
Weber County:

Ogden Pioneer Days – July 15-25 there will be a parade at 9am along with events, entertainment, rodeo and fireworks.

Utah Valley:

Mapleton - July 23 enjoy free events from a parade, entertainment and fireworks.

Provo Pioneer Day Extravaganza – July 23 at North Park (500 N 500 W) there will games, food, crafts, entertainment, and more.

Orem Owlz - July 25 takes on Billings at 7:05pm with fireworks to follow.

Springville World Folkfest - July 25-30; food, dance and fun.

Box Elder:

Tremonton - July 18-23; there will be a movie in the park, car show, food, rides, fireworks and more.

Sanpete County:

Fairview Pioneer Days July 11-23 will have a parade, car show, games, free concert and more.

Summit County:

Fiddlers 'n' Fireworks (Heber) - July 25 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 $15-35.

Kamas Valley Fiesta Days - July 15 - 24 with parade, rodeo, kid activities, car show fireworks and more.

Cache County:

Pioneers & Ice Cream - July 21-23; The Little Bloomsbury Foundation presents a display of artwork, games, storytelling, music, doll making, free ice cream sandwiches and more.

American West Heritage Center - July 23 there will be pioneer games and living history interpreters. Cost is $6. Mountain Man Rendezvous runs July 22-24 and cost $3-$6.

Logan - July 25 includes, entertainment, parade, fireworks and more.

North Logan – July 25 includes a parade, games, food, entertainment, movie in the park, fireworks and more.

Tooele County:

Country Fan Fest- July 14-17 with activities, concerts and fireworks. Passes start at $40.

Pioneer Days Children's Parade - July 23 from 10 am - 1 pm at Tooele High School.

Juab County:

Mona- July 22-23 with a parade, talent show, dance and more.

Sevier County:

Monroe- July 21-23 with a parade, concert, and fireworks.

Garfield County:

Escalante- July 25 with a full day of pioneer activities with food, tours, and more.

Washington County:

Days of '47 Dixie Celebration - July 23 with parade, celebration and fireworks.

Tuacahn Amphitheater - July 23 - special fireworks show after the performance of Peter Pan.

Washington City - July 18-24 there will be a parade, games, and swim party fireworks and more.

Other Popular Posts on Coupons4Utah

*60 Utah Splash Pads
*Movies in the Park
*Summer Reading Programs
*Food Truck Rally Round-Ups
*Lagoon Coupons and Tips for Saving
*15 Best Camping and Fishing Spots
*Birthday Freebies
*Restaurant with Kids Eat Free Offers
*25 DIY Activities for Kids
*Where to see Dinosaurs in Utah
*Hogle Zoo Discounts
*12 Salt Lake Area Day Hikes
*99 Things to do this Summer
*Geocaching in Utah

calendar of events

We'll keep this list updated as new events get scheduled. Event schedules may change so please make sure to check with the providing area for specific dates and times and you can always check out calendar of Events found here. If we missed something please leave a comment. Thanks!

Please visit our home page for more great savings around town.

Visit our Home Page for More Great Bargains>>
Share Button
Broken Link? Report it!
We love comments from readers, so please chime in with helpful suggestions! In order to keep the blog upbeat and informative, we ask that you keep your comments cordial and relevant to the post.  Read more information on our comment policy.

Leave a comment