Events for Kids and Family

Summit Challenge Bike Event

A fully-supported road ride through the scenic mountains and valleys of Summit and Wasatch counties, the Summit challenge offers a choice of a 16, 50, 80 or 100-mile course to fit your level of experience. The Summit Challenge is an annual fundraiser. All proceeds benefit the National Ability Center, a non-profit organization located in Park City, Utah with a mission of empowering individuals of all abilities by building self-esteem, confidence and lifetime skills through sport, recreation and educational programs. https://summitchallenge100.org



Rhythms at Riverside

Live music by local musicians on our deck by the Jordan River. This is our annual summer series for the whole family. Thu Jun 27 - Roadie Thu July 25 - Two for the Show Thu Aug 29 - The Innuendos

https://events.slcpl.org/event/1852290 https://www.facebook.com/events/2206379479477610/



Chalk the Walk

Spend the day watching artists fill the sidewalks with unique and exciting artwork at the County Library’s third-annual Chalk the Walk art festival. A free, day-long sidewalk art event on the sidewalks surrounding the Library’s Viridian Event Center, Chalk the Walk is an opportunity to enjoy art, music and other festivities while artists perfect their masterpieces. Don't miss out on the fun! Anyone can attend. Artists must register in advance to participate. (Registration is closed, but spots on the waitlist are still available at thecountylibrary.org/chalkthewalk.)



Sugar House Big Backyard Bash

Sugar House Big Backyard Bash! Saturday, August 31, 2019 from 11 AM-8 PM. Music, art, food trucks, cornhole, fishing in the newly renovated Fairmont Park Fishing pond, milk carton boat races & log rolling at Fairmont Aquatic Center & More! https://www.facebook.com/events/366545624061701/ Hosted by the Sugar House Community Council.



Yappy Hour

Yip Yappy Yay! Bring your pups, friends, and family to the park for a free fun filled evening with live music, great food, drinks, and great booth browsing with our sponsors. Rescue Rovers will be on site at each event with adorable adoptable dogs that need a loving home! Salt Lake County Animal Services will be there with microchip and licensing services for your dogs as well! Donations will be accepted at the event for the Salt Lake County Animal Services Injured Animal Fund. Monetary donations to this fund go directly to help with the costs of caring for homeless injured animals in our shelter.

See below for the schedule, location, and times of our events this summer. Join the fun on social media and check out our Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/455710035205326/

Hope to see you there! Tuesday, June 11th at Liberty Park | 6-9pm Thursday, July 11th at Fairmont Park | 6-9pm Tuesday, August 13th at Pioneer Park | 6-9pm Thursday, Sept 12th at Fairmont Park | 5-8pm



Festa Italiana Salt Lake City 2019

Festa Italiana SLC is Salt Lake City’s own Italian Street Festival where you can experience the tastes, sounds, and culture of Italy. Through our unique offering of 15 authentic Italian Restaurants from around the Salt Lake Valley and wine hand-selected from Italy, patrons can experience the Italian culinary experience all while being entertained by the art and music of Italy. Live music is on tap both days at the festival culminating with our headlining bands. Festa Italiana SLC is a non-profit, Italian Festival in Salt Lake City sponsored by Alfa Romeo of Salt Lake City put on by 501(c)3 organizations the Italian American Civic League and Italian Club of Salt Lake. Proceeds from the festival will support local and national non-profit charitable organizations supported by the Italian-American Civic League of Utah.

More information online at https://www.festaitalianaslc.com/



The Big Play

Playing is learning. Little ones and families learn through loud and messy play.

Jugar es aprender. Los pequeños y las familias aprenden a través del juego ruidoso y desorganizado.



Wild Kratts Live! 2.0

https://live-at-the-eccles.com/ 801-355-ARTS (2787)



10th Annual Touch-a-Truck

Join us for the 10th annual Touch-a-Truck! Saturday Oct 12, 2019 From 9:00 AM to 2:00PM Touch-A-Truck is a family fun event offering kids of all ages a hands-on experience to explore large vehicles, see how they work, and even sit in the driver’s seat. These large vehicles include construction trucks, utility trucks, emergency responder vehicles, helicopters and more! All proceeds will go to the Junior League of Salt Lake City, an organization committed to empowering women by building better communities. Your contribution to this event allows the Junior League of Salt Lake City to continue making an impact and give back to the community through its programs. Quiet hour will be held from 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. for kids who are sensitive to horns and sirens. $5 per person or $20 for a group of 5



10th Annual Touch-a-Truck

Join us for the 10th annual Touch-a-Truck! Saturday Oct 12, 2019 From 9:00 AM to 2:00PM Touch-A-Truck is a family fun event offering kids of all ages a hands-on experience to explore large vehicles, see how they work, and even sit in the driver’s seat. These large vehicles include construction trucks, utility trucks, emergency responder vehicles, helicopters and more! All proceeds will go to the Junior League of Salt Lake City, an organization committed to empowering women by building better communities. Your contribution to this event allows the Junior League of Salt Lake City to continue making an impact and give back to the community through its programs. Quiet hour will be held from 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. for kids who are sensitive to horns and sirens. $5 per person or $20 for a group of 5