2018 UTAH - July to September 2018
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Event
(See also: 2014 - 2012 - 2011)
JULY 4, 2018 - 4TH OF JULY
There are so many events on this day that they are too numerous to list
July 6-9, 2018
Park City Food & Wine Classic
Park City, Utah
CANCELLED FOR 2018. We will be taking a year off to make improvements to the event and hope to return in 2019.
August 2-4, 2018 Raspberry Days Festival - Garden City, Utah
The Raspberry Days Festival is an annual event held to celebrate the harvest of the world famous Bear Lake Raspberries. Continuous entertainment, craft fair, parade, rodeo, 5K run, and fireworks on the beach.
August 23-25, 2018 Western Legends Roundup - Kanab, Utah
Includes Dutch Oven Cooking, Tractor Pull, in addition to the rodeo and other western cowboy events.
August 30-September 1, 2018 Annual Peach Days
Hurricane City, Utah
Peach Days wouldn't be complete without the rodeo, entertainment, parade, Pioneer Corner, and 12K Fun Run. Also enjoy the Hurricane Trek, fiddling contest, quilt show and Peach Cook-Off. Be sure to bring your appetite. Food booths with all your favorite mouth-watering options will be on hand.
August 30-September 3, 2018 88th Annual Golden Onion Days
Features parades, fireworks, talent competition, Dutch oven cook-off, onion related foods and much more. The largest Labor Day weekend festival in the state.
September 1-2, 2018 Midway Swiss Days - Midway, Utah
The origin of the Swiss Days event date back to the late 1940's as the harvest was being completed, local farmers and ranchers got together for a celebration of bountiful harvest. "Harvest Days" became Swiss Days and presented the opportunity to dress in the traditional clothing unique to the canton or region of Switzerland where our ancestors were born.
September 3, 2018 5th Annual No Name Chili Cook Off
The Snowbasin Resort Culinary Team will make batches of their own personal chilis which guests can sample, taste, and then vote on.
The winning chili will be served all year long at John Paul Lodge for the season. Yes you, our guests, get to be a part of the process of selecting next season’s chili at John Paul Lodge. So come up and join us in this very important culinary process that we want to share with you! To get your chili tasting kit, it will cost you $15 per person with $2 of every purchase going directly to the Utah Food Bank. If you bring non-perishable food items to help fill our ‘Beat Hunger Gondola’ that will be set-up in the middle of the plaza, your tasting kit will be automatically reduced to $13; with the $2 of each purchase still going to the Utah Food Bank. Free Live Music. BBQ items and beverage available for purchase. All ages. Children’s Activities.
September 5-8, 2018 - Peach Days Celebration - Brigham City, Utah
Started in 1904 as a day-off from the harvest and time to celebrate “an abundance of the best peaches in Utah”. Peach Days is an honored tradition that brings approximately 35,000 spectators and prides itself on being a family event that has something for everyone. A fun-filled weekend that the Top of Utah and Southern Idaho residents look forward to every year. Attendance: 35,000.
September 6-16, 2018 Utah State Fair - Salt Lake City, Utah
The Utah State Fair has continued to promote Utah and it's products with events by the Utah Dairy Council, Utah Beef Council, Utah Wool Growers Association, and the Utah Farm Bureau. "Utah's Own" Food Court features locally grown and prepared foods from around the state. The Utah State Fair strives to blend the best of Utah tradition and heritage with new technology and modern ideals.
September 7, 2018 International Dutch Oven Society's World Championship Cook-Off - Salt Lake City, Utah
Hosted by the Utah State Fair.
September 7-9, 2018 43rd Annual Salt Lake Greek Festival
Salt Lake City, Utah
The Greek Orthodox Church of Greater Salt Lake. This annual event gives us the opportunity to share our deep rooted culture with the great people of Salt Lake City. The annual Salt Lake Greek Festival has evolved from its humble beginnings as a bazaar in the basement of the Church showcasing handcrafted items into one of the country's finest Greek festivals.
September 14-15, 2018 Green River Melon Days - Green River, Utah
Come join us for fun and excitement, as we include melon chucking, seed spitting, melon carving, water(melon) skiing, and more events that e will amaze you and make you laugh. See you there! (also: www.greenriverutah.com/ )