Events and Free Days

Ongoing

Concerts in the Park in Salt Lake City, free admission

Workshops for Kids, weekly at Home Depot

Salt Lake Astronomical Society Star Parties

2017

June 8 This Is the Place Museum, Huntsman Day, free admission and ice cream

June 9 Children’s Art Festival in Springville, free admission

June 9-10 Balloon Fest in Springville, free admission

June 16 Star Party at Wheeler Farm, free admission

June 16-17 UHEA Homeschool Convention and Curriculum Fair

June 16-18 Sidewalk Chalk Art Festival at the Gateway, free to view

June 17-25 Lehi Round-Up Week

June 21-24 Astronomy Festival at Bryce Canyon

June 23-24 July 6-8 Draper Days Rodeo

June 23-24 The Good and the Beautiful Convention

June 27 Play By Ear: An Edutainment Event Concert in Lehi

July 14-15 Draper Days Concerts and Fireworks, free admission

July 24 Red Butte Gardens, free admission

Aug. 1 Thanksgiving Point, $2 Tuesday

Aug. 4-6 Kimball Arts Festival in Park City

Aug. 8 Thanksgiving Point, $2 Tuesday

Aug. 11-12 Mom’s Retreat (LDS)

Aug. 11-12 Hot Air Balloon Festival in Sandy, free admission

Aug. 12 Perseids Meteor Shower

Aug. 15 Thanksgiving Point, $2 Tuesday

Aug. 19 Party in the Park (including butterfly release) at Conservation Garden Park

Aug. 21 Natural History Museum of Utah, free admission with reservations

Aug. 22 Thanksgiving Point, $2 Tuesday

Aug. 23-27 Equestrian Vaulting National Competition, free at Salt Lake County Equestrian Park

Aug. 25-26 Renaissance Faire, Thanksgiving Point homeschool discount: 4school for Friday morning, can return later for free.

Aug. 26 Utah Museum of Fine Arts Reopening

Aug. 29 Thanksgiving Point, $2 Tuesday

Sep. 1-2 Swiss Days in Midway, free admission

Sep. 4 Red Butte Gardens, free admission

Sep. 5 Homeschool Day at This Is the Place Heritage Park, $5 per person, RSVP to Kim Liston: kliston@thisistheplace.org

Sep. 6 Utah Museum of Fine Arts, free admission

Sep 7. Lego WeDo Workshop at West Jordan Library, 2:30 pm, for 2nd and 3rd grade, register here

Sep. 7-17 Utah State Fair

Sep. 9 Sandy Heritage Festival, free admission

Sep. 16 Utah Museum of Fine Arts, free admission and crafts

Sep. 18 Home Education Day at Natural History Museum of Utah, free admission with official affidavit

Sep. 20 Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum Homeschool Day. $4 for children, parents free with printed coupon and proof of homeschooling

Oct. 2 Red Butte Gardens, free admission

Oct. 4 Utah Museum of Fine Arts, free admission

Oct. 6 Physics Open House, Weber State Physics building, free for all ages

Oct. 21 Utah Museum of Fine Arts, free admission and crafts

Nov. 1 Utah Museum of Fine Arts, free admission

Nov. 18 Utah Museum of Fine Arts, free admission and crafts

Nov. 24 Holly Days Festival in Vernal, free admission

Nov. 24 – Jan. 2 Temple Square Christmas Lights

Nov. 27 The Leonardo, Homeschool Education Day, free admission with official affidavit

Nov. 29 Hogle Zoo, free admission

Dec. 2-3 Annual Holiday Open House at Red Butte Gardens

Dec. 6 Utah Museum of Fine Arts, free admission

Dec. 11 Natural History Museum of Utah, free admission with reservations

Dec. 16 Utah Museum of Fine Arts, free admission and crafts

Dec. 27 Hogle Zoo, free admission