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Salt Lake City July 24th Pioneer Day Events

2014

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Native American Celebration

Native American Celebration

One of Salt Lake City's biggest Native American Celebrations includes in intertribal powwow, music, dancing, crafts, food and celebrity appearances.

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Liberty Park, 1100 S. 600 E.

Food/craft booths 7 a.m. until fireworks

12 Noon until Fireworks

Powwow $5 (under 6 & over 65 Free)
All other events/activities free

Liberty Park Fireworks

Mike Kemp

The Liberty Park fireworks are Utah's biggest and most popular Pioneer Day fireworks display. The show begins at about 10 p.m., but be there early so you don't miss a minute!

Liberty Park, 1100 S. 600 E., Salt Lake City, UT

Rooftop Celebration at Trolley Square

Trolley Square

Enjoy prime seating for a great view of the Liberty Park fireworks, and other fireworks across the valley, from the rooftop of Whole Foods at Trolley Square. The free celebration begins at 7 p.m. and includes food, family activities, free valet parking, and music provided by X96.

Trolley Square
600 S. 700 E.
801-521-9878

Utah Pioneer Days at West Jordan

Utah Pioneer Days at West Jordan

Utah's Pioneer Days at West Jordan includes vendors, games, Dutch oven cook-off, bouncy houses, dunk tank, climbing wall, human hamster balls, pony rides, petting zoo, softball tournament, iron man contest, tug of war, and three-legged races. Guests can participate in authentic pioneer games such as greased pig chase, mutton bustin', blacksmith activities, sack races, flour snowball fights, bumper balls and much much more. The Osmond Youth Pioneer Pageant will be presented each evening; see listing below.

July 24-26, 9 a.m.-10 p.m.

Veterans Memorial Park
1985 W. 7800 S.

Many activities are free; Pioneer Production $6-$12

Osmond Pioneer Pageant

Merrill Osmond Youth Pioneer Pageant

The Youth Pioneer Pageant features hundreds of children and young adults from all across the country as they share their talents through dancing, singing, and live theatrical entertainment. This one-of-a-kind production re-enacts the stories of the pioneer trek West and their attempt to settle the untamed valleys and mountains of Utah. You will witness wagons, handcarts, live animals, music, special guests, and a large fireworks display. The pageant recounts the journeys of all pioneers that settled Utah, such as Catholic missionary colonizers; Greek and Italian pioneers; the Chinese, Jewish and Mormon settlers; as well as Native Americans.

July 24, 25 & 26
Doors Open: 7 p.m.
Pre-Show 8 p.m.
Show Begins: 9 p.m.
Firework Finale: 10 p.m.

West Jordan Arena
8125 S. 2200 W.
West Jordan, UT 84084



Ticket Prices: $6-$12

Pioneer Days at This is the Place

This is the Place Heritage Park

This is the Place to Celebrate! Pioneer Days at This is the Place Heritage Park begins with a flag raising ceremony and ends with the bang of a candy cannon!

Enjoy some of the same activities that brought joy to the weary pioneers following their long journey.

  • Pie eating contest
  • Candy cannon
  • Youth parade
  • Foot races
  • Crafts
  • Games
  • Music
  • Train rides

Thursday, July 24, 2014, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

This is the Place Heritage Park
2601 East Sunnyside Ave.
801-582-1847

$11 Adults, $8 Seniors and Children, 2 and under free

Salt Lake Bees vs. Reno Aces

Salt Lake Bees

The Bees take on the Reno Aces July 21-24, at 6:35 p.m., with fireworks on the 23rd and 24th.

Spring Mobile Ballpark
77 West 1300 South
801-467-8499 or 800-888-8499

Tickets $9-$28, see website or call for promotions

Real Salt Lake vs. Montreal Impact

Real Salt Lake

Real Salt Lake will battle Montreal Impact Thursday, July 24 at 8 p.m.

Rio Tinto Stadium
9256 S. State St.
Sandy, UT
801-727-2700

Tickets $30-$130; see website for promotions.

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