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Uncharted Worlds: A Journey with Giants Brings Larger-Than-Life Creatures to Thanksgiving Point

Tuesday, April 30, 2024

Explore beyond our world at Thanksgiving Point’s new summer event – Uncharted Worlds: A Journey with Giants. From May 25 to August 24, 2024, animatronic giant insects, life-sized dinosaurs, massive sea creatures, mammoths of the Ice Age, and more will bring adventure, play, and education to the Ashton Gardens in Lehi, Utah.

The Rise of Vertical Farming: Revolutionizing Agriculture

Thursday, June 13, 2024

As the population grows about 1% per year and fertile land is reduced, innovative solutions are needed to meet the demand for fresh produce. Vertical farming is an approach that can be traced back to the early 20th century - and it's transforming the future of urban agriculture. Vertical Farming is the practice of growing …

6 Fascinating Facts About Argentina: Discover the Charm Before Visiting ‘Argentina’s Niños’ Exhibit

Friday, June 7, 2024

As we get ready to pen the "Argentina's Niños" exhibit at the Museum of Natural Curiosity on June 8th, let's learn why Argentina is such a unique and fascinating country. From its vibrant culture to its gorgeous terrain, here are seven facts that highlight how special Argentina is. Argentina is in the southernmost part of …

Calling All Young Paleontologists: Journey into Uncharted Worlds

Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Young Paleontologists: Discover Uncharted Worlds

Utah Symphony Performs at Waterfall Amphitheatre

Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Thanksgiving Point is delighted to host the Utah Symphony for an evening performance on Tuesday, June 25, 2024. This outdoor performance begins at 8:30 pm and is held at the Waterfall Amphitheatre, located inside the Ashton Gardens.

Beetle Mania: Get to Know Our Star Beetles

Monday, May 27, 2024

It’s time for Beetle Mania, Thanksgiving Point's biannual beetle celebration that showcases some of the most fascinating beetles from around the world. Forget the musical icons; these beetles rock their own unique styles and talents, from climbing trees to crawling through dirt and even emitting unique scents! Known for their ability to emit a pungent …

Encouraging Curiosity in Children

Thursday, May 23, 2024

Thanksgiving Point venues and events are meant to nurture curiosity for kids, sparking their love for learning. Our educators are trained specifically to give kids the chance to learn through curiosity. Discover practical tips for parents to support and enhance their kids’ explorative spirit. 1. Ask Open-Ended Questions Engage your child in meaningful conversations by …

Flowers in May: How to Beautify Your Late Spring Garden

Monday, May 13, 2024

Read up on 5 flowers that bloom during the month of May!

Uncharted Worlds: A Journey with Giants Brings Larger-Than-Life Creatures to Thanksgiving Point

Tuesday, April 30, 2024

Explore beyond our world at Thanksgiving Point’s new summer event – Uncharted Worlds: A Journey with Giants. From May 25 to August 24, 2024, animatronic giant insects, life-sized dinosaurs, massive sea creatures, mammoths of the Ice Age, and more will bring adventure, play, and education to the Ashton Gardens in Lehi, Utah.

Fun Facts About Tulips

Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Learn eight fun facts about tulips, from their origins in Central Asia to their diverse colors and symbolic meanings.

Thanksgiving Point Hosts 20th Annual Tulip Festival

Tuesday, March 12, 2024

PRESS RELEASE: The twentieth annual Thanksgiving Point Tulip Festival returns to the Ashton Gardens this year from April 10 to May 18. Over 250,000 tulips and 500,000 other spring bulbs create an unforgettable display of color and design, blooming into the largest and most popular Tulip Festival in Utah.