From celebrating cultures to seeing a garden of quilts, there are plenty of ways to have fun this weekend in Utah County. Here are our five tips!
Enjoy a quilt garden
Ashton Gardens at Thanksgiving Point (3900 N. Garden Way, Lehi) will be adorned with more than 1,000 quilts Thursday through Saturday as the venue hosts the Garden of Quilts event.
Along with the exhibit, there will be classes, vendors, shopping, trunk shows, charity service projects and special events, like afternoon tea and off-site tours.
The event runs from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday.
Celebrate Brazilian culture
You may love Brazilian cuisine, but at the Brazilian Festival this week at University Place (575 E. University Parkway, you can celebrate Brazilian culture with more than just food.
The event, now in its 15th year, will include a Samba Parade, costumes, fun and food.
It runs from 1 to 7 p.m. Saturday and admission is free.
Fall into fall
One of the first fall fun centers in Utah County opens this week in Orem.
The Wilkerson Farm (710 W. 2000 South, Orem) is set to kick off the fall season. The farm’s annual Fall Fair includes a 5-acre corn maze, food trucks, a pick-your-own pumpkin patch, Mini Hay Bale Maze, Farmyard Animal Range, shotgun slides, Windmill Swing, Fruit Salad Ride, Apple Slingshot and Grandpa’s Hayride.
The fair starts Friday, and runs 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday through Nov. 2. The cost is $9.50 per person between the ages of 5 and 65.s
Show your pride
The 7th annual Provo Pride Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Utah County Historic Courthouse (151 S. University Ave. in Provo).
The event will include vendors, food, entertainment and more with the 2019 theme of "The Riot Continues." It is free to the public.
The 35th annual India Fest will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday at the Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple (8628 S. State Rd. in Spanish Fork).
The event will include Indian food, dance, music, dramas and fireworks.