No FOMO Week of 08/15

Lots of fun stuff for the final weekend before school starts, so get out and enjoy!

Water Lantern Festival @ Jensen Nature Park

Water Lantern Festival was Voted #1 Best Cultural Festival by USA TODAY.  Water Lantern Festival is a floating lantern event that is all about connections. Magical nights in cities across the U.S. include food, games, activities, vendors, music and the beauty of thousands of lanterns adorned with letters of love, hope and dreams reflect upon the water.  Click here for info.


Nitro World Games @ Motorsports Park

Nitro World Games returns to Utah this summer with fan favorite competitions – Nitro Rallycross, FMX Best Trick, and Moto Quarterpipe! Plus, the newly added RSD Super Hooligan National Championship!  Created by Nitro Circus and action sports icon Travis Pastrana, Nitro World Games pushes the limits of action sports competition. Featuring new big air formats, breakthrough ramp technology, and innovative judging criteria.  Tickets are selling fast, get them here.


Busker Fest @ Downtown

August 16th, Regent Street and Block 70 will be transformed into SLC’s annual Busker Festival. Salt Lake City was once home to a thriving Vaudeville scene, and this festival celebrates the city’s history by bringing the living tradition of busking and street theatre to Downtown once again.  More info here.


Das Energi @ The Great Saltair

With performances by Above & Beyond, Deorro, Galantis, SLANDER + NGHTMRE ‘Gud Vibrations’ RL Grime, Seven Lions, Tchami, ZEDS DEAD and more.  Tickets and info here.


Utah Beer Fest @ Utah State Fair Park

The largest beer event in Utah!  Featuring over 200 beers and ciders to sample over this 2-day weekend event! There will be over 50 local, regional and international varieties. Saturday, August 17th & Sunday, August 18th from 2-8 p.m.  Get tickets and more here.


Grand Temple Opening @ Krishna Salt Lake Temple

Between 11 am and 2 pm there will be a live music and a sacred ceremony welcoming the temple deities to their new home, followed by lunch. Later on in the day, a cultural program will be held from 6 pm til 8 pm, featured Malini Taneja Dance, kirtan, and Guest Speaker Anuttama Das.


Ogden Valley Balloon Fest @ Eden Park

The Ogden Valley Balloon and Artist Festival is scheduled for August 16, 17 and 18. The event will be held at Eden Park, the site of the first Valley Balloon Festival held in 1994. The festival offers affordable fun for the whole family. This year’s event will feature balloon launches, art booths, continuous live entertainment featuring an eclectic selection of music, family games, and a diverse group of local food vendors.


Davis County Fair @ Fairpark

Celebrate the end of the summer at the Davis County Fair, Where Heroes Unite! Wear your favorite superhero costume and come train like a superhero at one of 3 trainings on the main stage, catch a superhero stunt show, watch dogs fly at DockDogs, see a mountain bike stunt show, watch Hot Air Balloons Glow, enjoy GENTRI in concert, see a bucking bronco at the RMPRA Rodeo, and so much more!  Here’s the full list of events.


Bubble Bash @ Valley Fair Mall 

Join us for our second annual Bubble Bash event!  Kids of all ages can play among millions of bubbles and soak up the fun with discovery stations, live entertainment, activities and more!


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