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Red Butte Garden

University of Utah

Red Butte Garden, a part of the University of Utah, is a non-profit organization located in Salt Lake City, Utah. With over 100 acres including displays and natural gardens, walking paths and natural areas with hiking trails, Red Butte Garden is the largest botanical garden in the Intermountain West that tests, displays, and interprets regional horticulture.

Red Butte Garden
University of Utah
300 Wakara Way Salt Lake City, Utah, 84108
(801) 585-0556

Raft ‘N Rails

River Rafting, Train Rides, Heber Creeper, Provo, Utah, Utah County, OutdoorsCool off a hot summer day with this fun activity for ages 3+. Enjoy a scenic train ride from Heber to Vivian Park, raft the renowned Provo River with experienced guides through Class I and Class II rapids, visit the famed Sundance Resort, then catch a return shuttle to the depot OR with the TimeSaver option you can catch a return shuttle without visiting Sundance Resort.

Dress appropriately and don’t forget the sunscreen!

Includes gourmet boxed lunch served with your choice of ham, turkey, roast beef or vegetarian sandwich, freshly-baked cookie, chips and bottled water.

Departs from the Heber City Depot each Tuesday through Saturday at 11:00 am and returns at approximately 2:30pm.

$89 Adults/Seniors, $74 Children (3-12)

Depeche Mode

As one of the most influential bands of the post-punk era with global sales in excess of 100 million, Depeche Mode belongs to a select premiere league of super groups who have survived from the early 1980s with their ideals, creative vision and core members intact. All of the band’s 11 studio albums have reached the Top Ten in not only the UK and USA but 20 plus countries around the world. Since their inception, Depeche Mode’s live shows continue to be a must-see attraction, with the group playing to 2.8 million people across 31 countries on their last tour alone.

Depeche Mode

  • Maverik Center
    3200 Decker Lake Dr West Valley City, Utah 84119 (801) 988-8800

Salt Lake Parade of Homes

The Salt Lake Home Builders Association is hosting the 63rd Annual Salt Lake Parade of Homes™; the longest consecutive running Parade of Homes in the United States.

The Parade will run three full weeks including Sundays and will feature three different home categories.

Also, once you have visited the Parade, take part of the 2009 People’s Choice Awards which honors the builders and subcontractors for each Traditional Category Home.

Price: $10 per ticket (children 5 years of age and older requires his/her own ticket to enter home)

Tickets will be sold at:
– Online at below link
– Traditional Home Category
– Builder Model Home Category
– America First Credit Union Branches- click here for participating locations
– Daybreak Information Pavilion – 114th South & Bangerter Hwy, South Jordan
– Salt Lake Home Builders Association – 9069 South 1300 West, West Jordan


Parade of Homes

Cool Summer Nights at Clark Planetarium

Join Clark Planetarium and the Salt Lake Astronomical Society (SLAS) in a salute to amateur astronomy.

August is a great time for observing. Many beautiful “Deep Sky” astronomical objects can easily be seen and the Perseid meteor shower reaches peak visibility on August 12.

Clark Planetarium is hosting a series of free lectures to show you how to use a telescope to see what objects are visible late summer night sky. As a bonus, attendees will receive a coupon for 10% off telescopes, binoculars and accessories in the Planet Fun Clark Planetarium Store!

SLAS will also be at the events with details on upcoming public star parties where attendees can get acquainted with telescopes and meet others interested in amateur astronomy.

Address: 110 S 400 W, Salt Lake City
Web Site:

Utah Zombie Walk

A zombie walk is an organized public gathering of people who dress up in zombie costumes. Usually taking place in an urban centre, the participants make their way around the city streets and through shopping malls in a somewhat orderly fashion and often limping their way towards a public space.

Anyone In Everyone in Salt Lake Dress as Zombies and walk from meeting point to destination in Salt Lake… This ALL AGES event is FREE!!! Just show up as a zombie… the point is to fake a Zombie Attack on the city.. Photographers and media very welcome and encouraged to come… all info for this event will only be found on below link, or via email, you can also get on a text list but you have to register via email… [email protected]

Get Groovy – Utah Rave featuring Carl Cox

V2 EVENTS is proud to announce, we will be producing the 4th AND FINAL installment of the infamous Get Events.

Featuring for the first time in Utah – Carl Cox, voted “The Best DJ” in the world for 25 years by Mix Mag and other local appearances such as Temoralphonic, Erik B., Brian Blurr, Nico Caliente, MSO, and Oracle and more.

The Great Saltair Amphitheater

Tickets – $25 / $30 / $35 online @