Princess Festival 2018
July 31 – August 4
University Place – Orem
The Princess Festival is an event where little girls have the opportunity to meet, play with, and help the Princesses of Everley in an interactive setting. Join our Princesses on a journey through their own life adventures as they learn magic and love and discover the Princess within.
$18 and Up
August 2 – August 4
Rose Wagner Center – Salt Lake City
Fighter is a cirque style concept show. With an original score by Nik Day and a one of a kind professional cast with singers, dancers, aerialists, actors and more. With a top-notch design and light crew, this beautiful, meaningful, show follows the journey of humankind through trials and heartbreaks proving that beauty truly can rise from the ashes.
$12 – $25
Bear Lake Raspberry Days 2018
August 2 – August 4
Garden City Park – Garden City
Come celebrate the harvest of our famous Bear Lake Raspberries. Enjoy the weekend with a Parade, Lake town Rodeo, Craft Fair, Live Concerts, 5K Run, Pancake Breakfast, Dances, Golf Tournament, Boat Light Parade and Fireworks!
Joe Bonamassa
August 3
The Eccles Theater – Salt Lake City
In the summer of 2018, look out for something extraordinary, as Joe Bonamassa, the award winning and number one selling blues artist in the world, will tackle one of his most ambitious projects yet.
$79 – $149
Food Truck and Brewery Battle
August 4
Gateway – Salt Lake City
The 2nd annual Food Truck and Beer Battle is back to see who reigns supreme! The top local breweries and Food Trucks will battle it out Saturday, Aug. 4 from 4-10 at The Gateway with expanded grounds with more food and beer!
Tour of Utah
August 6
Across Utah
The Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah is a 2. HC-rated UCI stage race, making it one of the top professional cycling events in North America. Showcasing some of the world’s most prestigious teams and cyclists for seven days in August, this event now attracts worldwide attention.
Panic! At the Disco
August 8
Vivint Smart Home Arena – Salt Lake City
See Panic! At the Disco at Vivint Smart Home Arena on Wednesday, August 8!
$27 and Up
Gavin DeGraw | Phillip Phillips
August 9
Deer Valley Resort – Park City
Join us this summer for the inaugural Deer Valley Concert Series, presented by Deer Valley Resort in conjunction with The State Room Presents. This vibrant and energizing five show series will welcome new artists to the stage of the Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, bringing the mountains to life.
$42 and Up
The Salt Lake County Fair
August 9 – August 11
Equestrian Park & Event Center – South Jordan
The Salt Lake County Re-Imagined Fair is a return to our original roots and hometown values. entertainment for the whole family. Junior Rodeo, Barrel Racing, Mutton Bustin, Field Games, Inflatables, Petting Zoo, Wagon Rides & Competitions.
Pirelli World Challenge Grand Prix of Utah
August 10 – August 12
The Motorsports Campus – Tooele
Aston Martins, Audis, Bentleys, Lamborghinis, McLarens, Ferraris, Porsches and Maserati’s will rip up the racetrack as the Pirelli World Challenge Championships return to Utah Motorsports Campus (UMC) for the Supercar Grand Prix of Utah.
$35 and Up
Science of Invention Festival
August 11
Natural History Museum – Salt Lake City
Test your innovative spirit with hands-on design challenges, interact with cutting-edge technology from industry leaders like Microsoft and Sarcos Robotics, and don’t miss this rare opportunity to meet local inventors who’ve successfully taken their ideas from shop to shelf.
$7.95 – $14.95
The Music of Pink Floyd
August 11
Deer Valley Outdoor Amphitheater – Park City
Experience the music of Pink Floyd as the Utah Symphony, singer Randy Jackson, and conductor Brent Havens capture the essence of Pink Floyd’s ethereal harmonies and the iconic sounds of one of the biggest rock bands of all time.
$39 – $72
Yappy Hour
August 15
Liberty Park – Salt Lake City
Looking for an event where you can bring your favorite canine friends? Well look no further! Join us once a month for Happy Yappy Hour, complete with an off-leash play area for you and your pups, live music, beer from Proper Brewing Company, food trucks from The Food Truck League, your favorite animal organizations/businesses, and more!
American Bullfighting
August 15 – August 18
Spanish Fork Fairgrounds – Spanish Fork
Freestyle bullfighting is a style of bullfighting developed in American rodeo. The style was developed by the rodeo clowns who protect bull riders from being trampled or gored by an angry bull.
Bark at the Moon Festival
August 17
Utah Cultural Celebration Center – Salt Lake City
The first-ever Humane Society of Utah (HSU) Bark at the Moon begins with a festival at 4 PM including a beer garden, food trucks, bands, dog zones, activity and kids’ zones, and vendors galore!
$15 – $40
Jordanelle Triathlon
August 17
Jordanelle State Park – Heber City
It’s not every day that you can say you raced one of Triathlete Magazine’s Top 100 events in the Nation! The Jordanelle Triathlon is a classic.
$69 and Up
SLAMM 2018 Instrument Expo
August 18
Super Top Secret – Salt Lake City
If you love music or just love supporting your local businesses, come out to the SLAMM Expo on Saturday August 18th from 2 PM – 8 PM to check out the instruments, amps, effects pedals, and accessories.
Bluegrass Saturday Night
August 18
Gallivan Center – Salt Lake City
This year’s lineup includes the 2018 Utah State Instrument Allstars, The Grey Hounds, Six Feet in the Pine, Pixie and the Party grass Boys, and featuring the 2014 Telluride Bluegrass Festival Band Champions, Trout Steak Revival. 
August 18 – October 14
Snowbird Sumer & Winter Resort
It’s about more than just bending elbows. Oktoberfest at Snowbird is a family-friendly affair with activities, food, and, of course, brews for days — August. The highly-anticipated festival begins each August and lasts through October, taking place every Saturday, Sunday, and Labor Day. It’s probably the greatest beer festival Utah has to offer, so don’t miss out!
Utah Beer Festival 2018
August 18 – August 19
Utah State Fair Park – Salt Lake City
City Weekly’s annual beer festival is back for its 9th year, Aug 18-19, 2018! This year’s event covers two days and includes beer, food, music and fun!
$5 – $50
Sam Smith
August 22
Vivint Smart Home Arena – Salt Lake City
Sam Smith brings The Thrill of It All Tour to Vivint Smart Home Arena on Wednesday, August 22, 2018.
$32 and Up
Banda MS
August 24
Maverik Center – West Valley City
Banda MS (short for Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga). Banda MS’ concerts are known to feature rancheras (traditional Mexican songs performed with one guitar and one singer), but they also include Mexican pop and classic rock music. The band’s shows are loud, brassy and energetic.
$39 – $269
Utah Renaissance Faire
August 24
Thanksgiving Point – Lehi
Join us and re-live the Renaissance and Medieval times at Thanksgiving Point. There will be jousting, Kings and Queens, armored combat, medieval Vikings, old-world music, dancing, games, pirates, shopping, great food, and so much more!
$8 – $15
Jordanelle Paddle Pedal Paddle
August 25
Jordanelle State Park – Heber City
The Paddle Pedal Paddle is our version of a Triathlon. It is 5 miles of standup paddle boarding, followed by 10 miles of mountain biking, finished with 5 miles of standup paddle boarding.
$25 and Up
Made in Utah Festival
August 25
The Gateway – Salt Lake City 
Utah Stories presents the 4th annual Made in Utah Festival & VIP Experience! This a community-driven, free to public, family and dog friendly event that showcases some of the Utah’s top artists, musicians, artisans, product makers including breweries and distilleries, and other local businesses.
Rolling on the River Fun Float
August 25
Deer Creek State Park
Join us for our YMCA Rolling on the River Fun Float Fundraiser! A 5-mile guided float down the beautiful Provo river is guaranteed to be a fun-filled adventure!
The SCOTT Enduro Cup
August 25 – August 26
Deer Valley – Park City
The SCOTT Enduro Cup presented by Vittoria is dedicated to the progression of enduro mountain bike racing in the United States. Each event offers diverse course offerings for the first-time racer to the seasoned professional athlete.
Dierks Bentley
August 30
USANA Amphitheatre – West Valley City
Don’t miss Dierks Bentley with special guest Brother’s Osborne and LANCO on August 30th at USANA Amphitheatre! 
$31 – $90.75
Bad Bunny
August 31
Maverik Center – West Valley City
Latin trap and reggaeton sensation Bad Bunny extend his La Nueva Religion Tour for a performance in West Valley City at Maverik Center on Friday, August 31st. His first North American tour builds on the success of 2017, where he had fifteen singles on Billboard’s Hot Latin Song chart!
Midway Swiss Days
August 31 – September 1
Midway Town Hall – Midway
Swiss Days in Midway offers a wide variety of handmade items, antiques, fine art, and great Swiss food. Between 80,000 to 100,000 people descended on Midway this weekend to relish Swiss Days, a tradition here since the 1940s.