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Where to watch fireworks across the state for Pioneer Day

By Cait Orton | Posted - Jul 24th, 2013 @ 3:34pm



SALT LAKE CITY — Utah is gearing up for its annual celebration of Pioneer Day, and with that comes a lengthy list of festivities and fireworks across the state. While fireworks show restrictions are still in place, that won’t stop communities from celebrating.

Here is a list of Pioneer Day firework shows across the state:

Box Elder County

Tremonton: Dubbed the “Best in Box Elder County,” Tremonton will be hosting its fireworks show during its Pioneer Day festivities, but on July 27 instead of July 24. The fireworks show will start at 10 p.m. after a concert by “The Fender Benders.” at Liberty Park, located at 200 N. Tremont Street, in Tremonton.

Weber County:

Ogden: Ogden Pioneer Days will come to an end with a rodeo and fireworks show following the event. The rodeo begins at 7:30 p.m. at the Ogden Pioneer Stadium and will be followed by the Miss Rodeo Utah coronation. The fireworks show will begin after the coronation.

Davis County

Bountiful: Fireworks will go off a day early in Bountiful as part of Handcart Days. They will take place July 23 at about 9:45 p.m. at Mueller Park Jr. High.

Cache County

Logan: Fireworks will go off at 10 p.m. at Willow Park, located at 450 W. 700 South in Logan.

North Logan: Fireworks go off at 10 p.m. at Elk Ridge Park, located at 1060 E. 2500 North, following a Scout Charity Barbecue and concert.

Salt Lake County

Cottonwood Heights: Butlerville Days at Butler Park, 7500 S. 2700 East, will end with a fireworks show at 9:45 p.m. Tickets for events and activities vary.

Salt Lake City: Liberty Park will host a fireworks show beginning at 10 p.m. They will take place after the park’s Native American Celebration.

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The Salt Lake Bees game will also have a fireworks show July 24. They will be playing the Fresnos Grizzlies at 7:05 p.m., with a fireworks show after the game.

West Jordan: A fireworks show will follow the Youth Pioneer Pageant, a performance by Nathan Osmond and skydivers. The show begins at 8:30 p.m. at the West Jordan Arena. Tickets to the event are $8-$15.

Summit County

Park City: The ongoing Kamas Valley Fiesta Days will feature a fireworks show July 24 "Bull Wars" and a rodeo.

Wasatch County

Heber: “Fiddlers and Fireworks” is a more unique fireworks display. Watchers get on board a train for a two-hour trip along the shores of Utah Lake. The train leaves at 8:15 p.m. and stops at the shore to watch the Charleston fireworks across the lake. Tickets are $38 for adults and $24 for children.

Charleston: A fireworks show will begin at dusk as part of the city's Pioneer Day celebrations. They will be set off at 3300 S. 3600 West in Charleston.

Utah County

Orem: There will be fireworks after the Orem Owlz baseball game that begins at 7:05 p.m. at the Brent Brown Ballpark. The Orem Owlz will be playing the Ogden Raptors and tickets range from $4-$10.

Mapleton: The city has a full lineup of Pioneer activities, beginning with a fun run at 6 a.m. and culminating with "Fireworks in the Park" at 10 p.m. Their website touts a show that will rival the Stadium of Fire.

Spanish Fork: “Fireworks Spectacular” will begin at approximately 10:30 p.m. at the Sports Park in Spanish Fork. The fireworks show will follow the Fiesta Day rodeo, and a variety of family-friendly activities will take place before the show.

Sanpete County


If you know of any fireworks shows we missed, contact us at kslweb@ksl.com

Fairview: The 29th Annual Demolition Derby will be followed by a fireworks show at the rodeo grounds in Fairview. The derby starts at 7 p.m.

Washington County

Washington City: The city will be hosting a day of activities at Veterans Park, including breakfast, a parade, games and then fireworks at dusk. The fireworks show will be held at the Community Center Park.

If you know of any fireworks shows we missed, contact us at kslweb@ksl.com.

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