Must Visit Holiday Events in Utah

Utah knows how to celebrate the holidays! Experience large Christmas light displays and activities for the whole family. There’s something for everyone to enjoy, whether you’re a local or visiting. Here are a few of our favorite holiday events going on in Utah! 

Temple Lights, Downtown Salt Lake City

Tour the grounds of Temple Square in downtown Salt Lake City and see the beautiful light displays! This is a fun activity for the whole family. Just make sure to bundle up! Keep in mind that the ongoing construction around Temple Square has limited the amount of light displays compared to previous years. For more information on Temple Lights, visit:

Zoolights at Utah’s Hogle Zoo, Salt Lake City

Tour Hogle Zoo’s 200 lighted animal and Christmas-themed displays! With s’mores and hot chocolate available to guests, this makes for a fun evening. And all the fun doesn’t end as soon as Christmas Day arrives – come back to Hogle Zoo on New Years to see their special lighted countdown display! Book a ticket and find more information on Hogle Zoo’s Zoolights here:

Ice Skating at the Gallivan Center, Salt Lake City

Get in the holiday spirit with ice skating! The Gallivan Center transforms their East Plaza into an outdoor ice skating rink for everyone to enjoy. Downtown Salt Lake City’s Christmas lights make for the perfect backdrop. Don’t have skates? That’s okay! The Gallivan Center offers complimentary skate rentals with admission. For more information on the Gallivan Center’s ice skating, visit:

Silver Sky Nights, Park City

Watch fireworks light up the night sky at Park City Mountain Resort! That’s not all – enjoy complimentary live music and hot chocolate as you watch the firework show. Each event starts at 4pm at Canyons Village, with the firework show starting at varying times. For more information and event dates, visit:

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