This is the Place to Celebrate! The Mormon pioneers were one of many groups of settlers that traveled West in the 1800ís. July 24th marks their official arrival into the Salt Lake Valley.
Enjoy some of the same activities that brought joy to the weary pioneers following their long journey to the Utah.
* Pie eating contest
* Candy cannon
* Youth parade
* Foot races
* Train rides
Whether your family arrived in a covered wagon or a wide-bodied jet, we all came from somewhere else. Renew those family ties here where history lives on!
Event Days: Sun.
Event Hours: 9:00am-5:00pm
Admission: $10/adults, $7/seniors, $7/children (3-11), Free/children (2 and under)
Location: This Is The Place Heritage Park
Address: 2601 E. Sunnyside Avenue, Salt Lake City
Web Site: www.thisistheplace.org
Other Web Site: www.thisistheplace.org/what_to_do/pioneer_days.shtmlAccessible to those with disabilities