From Christmas lights to basketball and even a cruise, there are plenty of ways to enjoy all that the area has to offer this weekend. Here are our five tips!
Head to a concert at the SCERA
This weekend there will be a festive and fun concert at the SCERA Center for the Arts (745 S. State St. in Orem) that will help you get in the Christmas spirit.
Caleb Chapman’s “Crescent Christmas” will feature the popular jazz and big band holiday stylings of the Crescent Super Band. The concert is at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Tickets range from $12-$14.
Go on a cruise
Enjoy a lighted Christmas riverboat ride on the Provo River, featuring thousands of lights reflecting off the water, holiday scenes along the shore, Christmas music and a visit from Santa.
The cruise at the CLAS Ropes Course (3606 W. Center St. in Provo) will run Mondays through Thursdays from 6:30-9 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays from 6:30-10 p.m. through Dec. 23. Cost is $8 per person with children 2 years old and under free.
Catch some BYU Basketball
BYU will face off against in-state foe Weber State at the Marriott Center (701 E. University Parkway, Provo). The Cougars and the Wildcats will tip off at 7 p.m. on Saturday.
Visit Evermore for its winter season of “Aurora.”
You can enjoy ice skating, winter-themed activities and sweet and savory treats. You also can meet new characters in the “Dickensian wonderland” that is decorated for the season.
"Aurora" will run Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays through Jan. 25 at Evermore Park (382 S. Evermore Lane, Pleasant Grove). It is open from 5-9 p.m. Mondays and 5-10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.
Tickets are $15-$32 with discounts for buying online.
Check out some Christmas lights
Its a great weekend to head out for a drive and catch some of the best Christmas light displays in Utah County.
Whether you are looking for large-scale professional displays or homes that have taken their decorating to the extreme, we have you covered with our Utah County Christmas Light Display Map.