Arts, Culture, Recreation in the Salt Lake City Utah Area | What’s happening in Salt Lake City

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$5 After 5 PM - Natural History Museum of Utah

Visit the Natural History Museum of Utah on Wednesdays after 5 p.m. and pay just $5 for admission. Regardless of age, you can enjoy the entire Museum for just $5!
Dates: 
10/24/2018
10/31/2018
11/07/2018
5 PM - 9 PM
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Location:

301 S. Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT, 84108
United States

Phone:

801.581.6927

2018 Halloween on Main Street - Historic Park City, Utah

2018 Halloween on Main Street
Dates: 
10/31/2018
3:00-5:00 p.m.
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Location:

P.O. Box 1348, Park City, UT 84060
Park City, UT, 84060
United States

Phone:

+1 435-658-9612

Pumpkin Nights Salt Lake City

This October, Pumpkin Nights is back with more displays, new entertainment, and fun for the whole family. Journey through eight different themed lands, all crafted using over 3,000 hand-carved real and synthetic pumpkins. To learn more about what’s in store, go to pumpkinnights.com.
Dates: 
10/21/2018
10/22/2018
10/23/2018
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
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Location:

Utah State Fairpark
155 North 1000 West
Salt Lake City, UT, 84116
United States

OUTDOOR HALLOWEEN PROJECTION SHOW - Haunted Halloween Haven - Spanish Fork, UT

We incorporate some of the latest projection effects and digital technologies into our haunt as well as animatronics and other lighting effects. Our shows are very family friendly and are intended for visitors of all ages.
Dates: 
10/21/2018
10/22/2018
10/23/2018
From dusk until about 10 PM
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Location:

1641 S Oak View Lane
Spanish Fork, UT, 84660
United States

The Pumpkin Patch at Petersen Family Farm

Start a new fall family tradition at the Petersen Family Farm Pumpkin Patch. Under crisp October skies, make memories as you enjoy wagon rides, frolic in the corn pit, wander the beautifully decorated greenhouse, and even launch a few apples from the apple slingshot.
Dates: 
10/21/2018
10/22/2018
10/23/2018
9:00 AM- dusk
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Organization:

Petersen Family Farm

Location:

11887 South 4000 West
Riverton, UT, 84096
United States

Phone:

801-999-8548

Behind the Scenes - Natural History Museum of Utah

See more of the Museum as you explore the off-limits areas of NHMU during our annual Behind the Scenes weekend. For two days only, we open the doors to the “back of house” for a look at the amazing objects held in stewardship for the people of Utah. Meet the scientists whose work helps build the collections, learn about current research, and get an insider’s view of the Museum.
Dates: 
11/03/2018
11/04/2018
10 AM - 5 PM
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Location:

301 S. Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT, 84108
United States

Phone:

801.581.6927

Pilgrim 5k - Thanksgiving Point

You've never run a costume race like the Pilgrim 5k! Registration includes your pilgrim wear. An iconic (and historically inaccurate) giant buckle hat or bonnet and a long-sleeved, cotton tee styled to look like a jacket or dress.
Dates: 
11/22/2018
8 AM – 9:30 AM
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Organization:

Thanksgiving Point

Location:

3003 North Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

888.672.6040

Iron Mission Days - Frontier Homestead State Park

Pioneer activities, crafts for kids, and living history demonstrations will be available. Staff will be showcasing tomahawk throwing, dipping candles, baking in the wood-fired bread oven, and our Museum Blacksmith and the Sagebrush Fiber Artisans will be on hand. Additionally, visitors will be able to practice log cutting with our crosscut saws, pitching horseshoes, rope making, running our historic corn sheller and of course, making the park’s well-known rag dolls.
Dates: 
11/03/2018
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
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Location:

635 N Main St
Cedar City, UT, 84721
United States

Phone:

435-586-9290

Cedar Livestock and Heritage Festival -Salt Lake City

The Cedar City Livestock and Heritage Festival is an annual event that honors the livestock-based heritage of Iron County. The event features the iconic sheep parade, hands on history activities, vendors and lamb burgers!
Dates: 
10/27/2018
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
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Location:

635 N Main St
Cedar City, UT, 84721
United States

Phone:

435-586-9290

Halloween Hoot - Tracy Aviary

Join us for Halloween Hoot, our annual family friendly Halloween celebration! The event is included with paid admission on October 27, 28 & 31st. There will be activities, crafts, a photobooth, opportunities to learn about our feathered friends and MORE!
Dates: 
10/27/2018
10/28/2018
10/31/2018
9:00 AM
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Organization:

Tracy Aviary

Location:

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

Phone:

801.596.8500 X111

Ghostbusters in Concert - Utah Symphony

Utah Symphony Presents Ghostbusters in Concert!
Dates: 
11/02/2018
11/03/2018
7 pm
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Location:

Abravanel Hall
123 West South Temple
Salt Lake City, UT, 84101
United States

Phone:

801.533.6683

HALLOWEEN LIFT RIDES & ZIPTOUR - Sundance Mountain Resort

Just like the Full Moon Lift ride, but a little spookier! Geared to be family friendly, the Halloween Lift Rides last 45 minutes to an hour and take place on Ray’s Lift. Fun games, hot chocolate, & snacks are for sale, as well as blankets for those who forget. Weather permitting, a complimentary Halloween movie plays at the base.
Dates: 
10/22/2018
10/23/2018
10/24/2018
Monday – Thursday: 7 p.m. – 10p.m. Friday – Saturday: 7 p.m. – 11 p.m.
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Location:

8841 N. Alpine Loop Road
Provo, UT, 84604
United States

Phone:

801.223.4129

DIA DE LOS MUERTOS - Thanksgiving Point

Join us for the Latin American holiday Dia de los Muertos at Thanksgiving Point! Legend has it that on Dia de los Muertos, the dead join us as a part of our community, awakened from their eternal sleep to share celebrations with loved ones. Don't miss this mix of family history, beautiful art, lively music, and delicious food. Dancers representing the colorful traditions of Latin American countries perform along with mariachi bands, singers, and storytellers.
Dates: 
10/27/2018
11:00am - 8:00pm
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Organization:

Thanksgiving Point

Location:

3003 North Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

888.672.6040