The Great Salt Lake (featured above) looking north toward Antelope Island from the south shore. The Western Hemisphere’s largest salt-water lake with scenic sunrises, sunsets, wildlife and sailing.
Cool 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)
- Heber Valley Railroad Depot
450 South 600 West, Heber City, UT. 84032 (801) 581-9980
The 2011 Utah Boat Show at the South Town Exposition Center in Sandy, Utah February 10th – 13, 2011
Everything for Boating Fun!
See the new 2011 Wakeboard Boats, Ski Boats, Fishing Boats, Houseboats, Power Boats, Pon-toons, Personal Watercraft and more. Find the boat of your dreams and make your best deal at the show!
See the Latest Marine Accessories!
Wakeboards, water ski’s, wake skates, surf boards, winches, tubes, generators, canvas covers, towers, boating services, boat motors, trailers and more. The boat show has everything for the active boating lifestyle.
Experience the Rail Jam
The Pro Riders will be demonstrating the newest gear and the latest tricks at the all new “WakePark.” This water park is a live indoor feature with pros sliding and jumping rails, ponds, and gaps. Meet the pros at the Utah Boat Show & Watersports Expo.
Rail Jam Hours
Thursday: 3:30 pm, 5:30 pm, 7:30pm 2/10/2011
Friday: 2 pm, 5 pm, 7:30 pm
Saturday: Noon, 2:30 pm, 5:00 pm, 7:30 pm
Sunday: Noon, 2 pm, 4 pm
Register to Win an Alaskan Fishing Vacation
Show visitors will be able to register to win a “Fishing Trip of a Lifetime” at RW’s Fishing Lodge located on the Kenai River in Alaska courtesy of RW’s Fishing Lodge.
Thursday: 2 pm to 10 pm 2/10/2011
Friday: Noon to 10 pm 2/11/2011
Saturday: 11 am to 10 pm 2/12/2011
Sunday: 11 am to 6 pm 2/13/2011
Children (12 & Under): FREE (with paid adult)
ENTER TO WIN
Enter to win a 5-day houseboat rental on a 59′ Discovery XL and a 19′ powerboat, blackout dates June, July and August, other dates are based on availability, offer out of Bullfrog or Wahweap. Courtesy of Lake Powell Resorts & Marinas.
- South Towne Exposition Center
9575 S State Street Sandy, UT 84070 (801) 565-4490
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday February 10, 2011 – February 13, 2011
The grand opening of SoDa Row is the opening of a new chapter for Daybreak.
8 a.m. – Daybreak’s first triathlon
10:30 a.m. – 5K fun run
Noon to 2 p.m. – Festivities galore: live music, art and gift show, bicycle tours, canoe rides on Oquirrh Lake, climbing wall, kite flying, kids activities at Black Diamond Gymnastics, food from SoDa row restaurants and more!
Directions: Take Bangerter Hwy. to 11400 South and follow the signs.
Entertainment & Events
Brought back by popular demand is the fabulous jet ski Kite Team: Kiteman Productions from Orlando, Florida. If you were unable to attend last year this is one spectacle you should try to see. They are amazing! Also, on the main flying field, Utah Kite Fliers will demonstrate expert flying with their multiple stunt kites both on Friday night under the lights and on Saturday (wind-permitting) all day; the most popular feature of the Wind Fest was the Childrens Kite Making Workshop which will be in full swing this year. Also, we will again feature the Kite Garden display called Aerial Art by local kite creator Scott Hampton. On Saturday at high noon, you can witness the Parade of Flight Small Aircraft fly-over to honor the 1st Anniversary of the Wind Turbines.
The Wind Fest also features the popular Energy Expo. Vendors, businesses, and Entrepreneurs from the surrounding area will feature “green” products and practices. This Expo is unique in that you can actually test drive a Segway or a Klune Chariot, or an Electric Gem Car. There are many exciting products featured like solar camping gear, low energy stoves, conversion kits for vehicles, and more.
Friday Activities 4:00 p.m. — 10:00 p.m.
4:00 5:00 6:00 p.m. Kiteman Kites on the Reservoir
4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Children’s Kite-Making Workshop and Cinema
4:30 – 7:00 p.m. Bonneville School of Sailing Dinghys (Two-Man Sailboats)
Hui Paokalani Hawaiian Outrigger Canoe Rides (small charge$)
4:30 – 6:30 Utah County Remote Control Airplane fly-over
5:30 p.m. Joe Wahinehookae’s Hawaiian Feast (pre-sale $7.50 at SF City Office)
Rice*Kalua Pork*Teriyaki Chicken*Macaroni*Cake ($8.50 at door)
7:00 p.m. Luau on the Beach featuring Kalama Mohala Dancers
8:30 p.m. Night FLY with Wakeless Kite Fliers at the Gun Club Field (Under the
Lights &Wind permitting)
Saturday Activities: 10:00 a.m. — 4:00 p.m.
Energy Expo (“Green Walk”–featuring businesses offering sustainable energy concepts)
Children’s Kite Making Workshop at the Gun Club (all day)
Wakeless Kites Fliers & Friends at the Gun Club Field (Through-out the day wind
permitting—professionals demonstrating the art of areo-dynamics)
Kite & Spinner Gardens (Prize-winning Art on Kites) for Family Picnics
Scott Hampton’s Aerial Art, George Peters Art of the Air.
Kiteman Productions (Kite trains behind jet skis) On the Hour
Windless Flying Demonstrations (at the Kite Store)
BYU’s Award-Winning Animation Short featurettes KITES! And others!
(in the Gun Club Building through-out the day)
“Spirit of Utah” Air Show Team (Remote Control Hobbyists) Between 11:00 a.m.– 2:00 p.m.
Bonneville School of Sailing (on the Reservoir –through-out the day)
Utah Paddle Surfing (on the Reservoir—throughout the day)
PARADE of FLIGHT (Small aircraft fly-over to honor 1st Birthday of Wind Turbines) 12:00 noon
Hui Paokalani Outrigger Canoe Rides (On the Reservoir—throughout the day)
Family Kite Fly (Designated area only—for your safety–at the Gun Club Field)