Pioneer Day is just around the corner! We love Pioneer Day here in Utah County. All over the
county there will be celebrations, events, food, parades, and of course, fireworks. It is one of the
most exciting holidays of the year! Here are all the big events happening for the 24th so your
family doesn’t miss out on all of the fun!
You could probably spend the entire 24th in Spanish Fork and never get bored. Smack dab in
the middle of Fiesta Days, Pioneer Day is the crown jewel of the city celebration.
1. Fiesta Days Rodeo
2. Grand Parade and Entertainment in the Park
Brown’s Amusements Carnival is located in the City Office Parking lot and is a
sight to see! Large thrill rides and carnival games aplenty will be running from
10:00 AM – 11:00 PM. The carnival will be running from July 20th – 24th,
Other events in Spanish Fork on Pioneer Day:
– Speedy Spaniard 10k and Mile Run
– Outdoor Quilt Show
– Daughters of the Utah Pioneers Museum
– Craft Fair
– Discounted Admission to the Water Park
– Adopt-A-Duck Race
– Spanish Fork Community Theater: Spamalot
For more information on Fiesta Days, click here.
Each year, Provo puts on the Pioneer Day Extravaganza at North Park. This event will be on the
24th, and go from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. There is a wide range of activities being held this year.
There are many pioneer themed activities including crafting feather quill pens, soap making,
stick pull, sack races, and more. For the hungry one in your family there will also be a pie eating
contest, root beer chugging contest, and the Pie-oneer cook off!
More information on Pioneer Extravaganza here.
Every year on Pioneer Day Provo city also hosts the Temple to Temple run. This is a 5k that
starts at the Provo LDS Temple, and ends at the Provo City Center LDS Temple. Registration
for this race is free! It starts at 8:00 AM.
More information on Temple to Temple run here.
University Place has become a community hub for Orem. So it comes as no surprise that they
too are having a Pioneer Day celebration event. This event starts at 6:00 PM and will include
food, a pie eating contest, live entertainment, competitions for prizes, and when it gets dark,
More information on University Place Pioneer Day Celebration here.
2018 Pioneer Day will have no shortage of fun, or fireworks. Wherever you and your family end
up celebrating, we hope you have a great one! Happy Pioneer Day from Arive Homes!
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