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Ashton Gardens

Dinosaur Island

May 28 – August 27

ASHTON GARDENS

UTah’s Desert Oasis

Featuring 50-acres of stately gardens, grand lawns, and the largest manmade waterfall in America, the Ashton Gardens connects all who visit with the wonders of nature.

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Dog Walk Wednesdays

Wednesdays

Dog Walk Wednesdays returns to Ashton Gardens!

Dinosaur Island

May 28 – August 27

A prehistoric adventure comes to life at the Ashton Gardens.

 

 

What’s Happening at Thanksgiving Point

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Outdoor Movie Series

Fridays July 1 – August 5

The Outdoor Movie Series is back for another summer of fun at the Ashton Gardens! Bring a blanket, grab popcorn and treats from the concession stand, and enjoy unforgettable family films under the stars.

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Timpanogos Storytelling Festival

September 8-10

The 33rd annual Timpanogos Storytelling Festival will be held in the stunning Ashton Gardens at Thanksgiving Point, September 8-10, 2022, followed by a full online Festival.

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Dino Dash 5k

August 13

Join us for a prehistoric run in Ashton Gardens! In addition to 50 acres of gardens, run through more than 25 life-sized dinosaurs. Don’t enjoy the scenery for too long – some of those speedy dinosaurs might catch up to you!

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Garden of Quilts

September 16 & 17

A celebration of quilts unlike any other!

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Labor Day Luau

SEPTEMBER 5 

Bring your blankets, chairs and the whole family for an outdoor spectacular with amazing food and entertainment!

 

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SCarecrow 5k

OCTOBER 15

Enjoy a perfect fall run with the whole family while enjoying creative scarecrows made by members of the community.

Best of State Winner

Thanksgiving Point wins 5 medals during the 2022 Best of State. Learn more about all 5 awards on the Thanksgiving Point blog.

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Your Adventure Awaits

Enjoy free admission to our five award-winning venues, receive discounts on events and programs, enjoy advanced purchase opportunities, and much more.

Explore a Membership

If you want to learn about extraordinary things, go to extraordinary places. No place is quite as extraordinary as Thanksgiving Point. This is not a once-a-year, one exhibit destination. With farms, gardens, museums, and more, the opportunities for transformative learning experiences are endless. Visit Thanksgiving Point today and create memories that will last a lifetime.

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FIVE EXPERIENCES, TWO CAMPUSES, ONE JOURNEY

If you want to learn about extraordinary things, go to extraordinary places. No place is quite as extraordinary as Thanksgiving Point. This is not a once-a-year, one exhibit destination. With farms, gardens, museums, and more, the opportunities for transformative learning experiences are endless. Visit Thanksgiving Point today and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Dining Options

From business lunch to dinner with the family, we’ve got you covered.

Plan An Event

From family reunions to company parties, we’ve got spaces and offerings for all your needs.

Calendar

Explore the many events and programs at Thanksgiving Point.

Birthday Parties

Celebrate your child’s big day with us!