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Storyteller Kevin Kling recounts a story about his childhood in Minnesota on Monday, June 5, 2017 at University Place's Orchard Park in Orem. ISAAC HALE, Daily Herald

If you’re a fan of carnivals, great food, concerts, fireworks, parades and more, you’ll want to take note of the three city celebrations happening across Utah County this week, with events for everyone in the family.

Both Orem Summerfest and Saratoga Splash kicked off Monday and wrap up with festivities Friday and Saturday including concerts, fireworks, carnivals, hot dog and pie eating contests and more.

Pleasant Grove’s Strawberry Days, on the other hand, kicks off Saturday with events through June 22 including the Fireman’s Pancake Breakfast, Car Show and Cruise, Free Family Swim and Kiwanis Relay Race.

All celebration events and details can be found at