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"It's a New World Record!"

Friday, October 7, 2022

October 7, 2022, Thanksgiving Point broke the World Record for Most Bulbs Planted by a Team in One Hour. Thanks to so many incredible volunteers and the Ashton Gardens team, we planted 41, 089 tulip bulbs.

Thanksgiving Point Hosts Day of Service to Help Food-Insecure Children

Thursday, January 5, 2023

Thanksgiving Point invites the community to give back and serve during the annual Day of Service, held on Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 16, 2023) from 10 am to 2 pm. This year, Thanksgiving Point and community partner Five.12 Foundation welcomes all to make weekend bags full of food for kids struggling with hunger in Utah.

Utah Agriculture and Curiosity Farms

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Living in a city, it is hard to understand the role agriculture plays in the state you live in beyond the stands at the summer Farmer’s Market. But while agriculture is not Utah’s main source of income, and you may not think “Where did this come from?” before purchasing produce or eating at a restaurant, farming still plays a larger role than you may imagine.

Chamber of Courage

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

One thing that has been established in our many years of analyzing courage is that it is not the absence of fear but acting in the midst of it. Being courageous does not necessarily vanquish your fears, but it does help manage them. In the end, it’s all about management.

A “Day On, Not a Day Off”

Wednesday, January 18, 2023

Monday was Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a day with two distinct purposes: to remember a man who devoted his life to serving others by taking deliberate, nonviolent action against racial and economic injustice, and to serve in efforts to better your community.

Indoor Exploration

Tuesday, January 10, 2023

In most cases, when we think of exploring, we think of the great outdoors. We think of nature. We think of mountains, oceans, and space. But there are many different types of exploration; sometimes, you don’t have to go nearly as far as you thought to discover something new.

Under the Sea…Some 300 Million Years Ago

Tuesday, January 3, 2023

Though dinosaur bones are what most people think of when they hear the word fossil, fossils can be several different things - including the shells and teeth of animals that lived long before the dinosaurs existed.

New Year’s is Nothing New

Tuesday, December 27, 2022

A glass of something sparkly. A kiss when the clock strikes twelve. Parties and toasts and noise makers and resolutions. New Year’s Eve is a time-honored tradition, but the question is, how long has it really been around?

Science! (Winter Edition)

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

Wintertime is the perfect time for science! Here are 10 winter activities and themed science experiments for you to try out.

Thanksgiving Point Announces Jeanette Bennett as Chief Visionary Officer

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

Thanksgiving Point, the Utah nonprofit destination, is delighted to announce the appointment of notable Utah leader Jeanette Bennett as Chief Visionary Officer and Trustee on the Board of Trustees.

Farm Chores

Tuesday, December 13, 2022

At Farm Country, there are plenty of animals that result in plenty of chores, and the farm is always cleaner and safer for the animals and guests once they are all done.