Find Things to Do in and around Saratoga Springs, Bluffdale, Herriman, Lehi, Draper, Vineyard, and Eagle Mountain
EDGEhomes is ready to kick off summer with some of our favorite Utah activities. From hiking in world-renowned canyons to watching your favorite movies under the stars, Utah offers a never-ending list of family-friendly activities to fill up each of those long summer days. Each of our communities are located in some of the best real estate Utah has to offer. Luckily, Utah also offers great summer activities to get your family out, enjoying everything Utah locals love.Whether you’re looking for fun things to do in Utah, getting your adrenaline pumping during a day at Farmington’s most popular amusement park, or discovering new music in Pioneer Park, each of EDGEhome’s favorite activities are sure to keep you and your kids smiling ear-to-ear all summer long. No matter your location, budget, or timetable, one of our favorites is sure to fit your bucket list.So, take a look, grab your kids, and take advantage of everything that the ‘Beehive State’ has to offer.
Fun Summer Activities in Utah
Utah offers a never-ending list of family-friendly activities to fill up long summer days. Here are a few:
A small simple splash pad plus some paved trails for walking.
Things to Do NEAR Bluffdale:
The Park City and Snowbird Alpine Slide
45 Miles Away (but it’s an all day activity)
Whether you want to ride the Alpine Slide in Park City or up Little Cottonwood Canyon, Utah has you covered. The Park City Alpine Slide is one of the longest slides in the world, with over 3,000 feet of luge-like track. The Snowbird Slide is located on their Chickadee Run with many twists, turns, and tunnels to go through.
Jordanelle State Park offers a unique water experience at their AQUA x ZONE Water Park. Filled with inflatable water sports, this water park is designed to allow 65 people to run, swing, swim, and enjoy at one time.
This is a larger park equipped with pavilions, volleyball pits, basketball courts, playground equipment, and more.
—There are several trails near Draper that are great for hikers, mountain bikers, runners, and more! Several allow you to bring your dog with you on leash as well. We will name just a few of the more popular nearby trails:
Get some of the best grub and fresh produce in town at the Downtown Farmers Market in Salt Lake City. Running every Saturday from June to October, from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., the Farmers Market is a place that can’t be beat.
The Swiss Days Festival in Midway is your place to find handmade, specialty items, antiques, art, and experience Swiss traditions. Over 80,000 to 100,000 people attend the festival and you’ll want to be one of them.
Jordanelle’s AQUA x ZONE Water Park
47 Miles Away
An inflatable water park that lets people to run, swing, swim, and enjoy the water.
76 Miles Away
Located in Syracuse, this little island features some of the best views and wildlife found in the state. Spend a night camping along the shore of the Salt Lake or take a day trip to see the fastest deer in North America (that can even outrun a cheetah).
Twilight Concert Series
19 Miles Away
Find out who is going to be at the concert each year, grab some tickets, and have a ball with your friends.
30 acres of bike park that features three jump lines, a slope-style track, a single track, a skills area with 200 yards of wood features, a teeter-totter, a pump track, a beginner trail, and an uphill trail.
Splash into summer fun at Splash Summit Waterpark and Resort. Featuring water slides, wave pools, lazy rivers, and more, Splash Summit has an array of water rides that’ll keep your kids going all day long.
The Mona Rope Swing is another Utah gem located 45 minutes outside of Provo, Utah. Get over 15–25 feet of air on one of two different rope swing options. It’s an exciting way to spend a summer afternoon.
There aren’t really any trails in the city of Vineyard, but there are a few on the edges of Orem and Provo that are close: