World Culture Tour Each month we'll focus on a different country of the world. You can sample ethnic foods, learn about international culture, and enter to win prizes while you enjoy an acclaimed film from the theme country. More >>
Christmas Market Visit Provo's third annual Christmas Market, downtown on Center Street. More >>
Lights On Ceremony Come watch Santa turn on the holiday lights. More >>
New Year's Eve Celebrate COUNTDOWN in Hollywood at the Provo Recreation Center. More >>
There are a wide variety of events held in Provo throughout the year. Provo is a very active community that holds tons of events. There are three different kinds of events in Provo City:
These are events that are not sponsored by Provo City. Instead these are large scale activities put on by a third party. These event require an application process with the city for a Special Events License.
Events sponsored by Provo City. These are events that are made to strengthen our community. There are unique events every year in addition to our long running annual events.
Provo City is lucky enough to have its own theater for performing arts. They host a variety of events from local performances to large scale performances of well known bands.
11:00 AM Little Scientists: Go Green!
07:00 PM BYU Kinnect Dance Company
BYU Kinnect Dance Company
Kinnect is a student outreach performance dance company with a specific focus on developing teaching, creative, and performing skills in its members. Wear comfortable clothing and come for an interactive performance.More
07:00 PM Trash n' Fashion: Green Fashion Show
Trash n' Fashion: Green Fashion Show
In a feat combining creativity and ingenuity, create outfits or accessories out of repurposed materials, and then show off your work on our runway! Show your work as a team or as an individual. All ages welcome; preregister online. Work must be completed prior to the program.More
06:30 PM World Quest: A Celebration of Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros / Children's Day, Book Day
World Quest: A Celebration of Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros / Children's Day, Book Day
Take a trip around the world as the Children's Department is transformed into a life-sized board game! Hear a few new languages, learn some fun facts, and get stamps in your special passport along the way. A free book will be given to the first 200 children who complete the game. Spanish story time, a multicultural English story time, and make-and-take crafts will be part of the festivities. Come join us for the fun!More
06:15 PM Teen Battle School & Movie Night
Teen Battle School & Movie Night
Teens, welcome to Battle School! Enjoy watching the movie ENDER'S GAME while competing in strategy games against other school armies. Prizes include gift certificates to Laser Assault in Provo so that you can be prepared for the next alien attack.More
06:00 PM Homegrown Art Show Opening Reception
Homegrown Art Show Opening Reception
Celebrate Provo’s Amateur artists at the Homegrown Art Show!More
Awards ceremony will begin at 7:00 pm.
The purpose of this juried show is to encourage and cultivate the creativity of Provo’s amateur artists. Our entries include (but are not limited to) paintings, drawings, photographs, sculpture, ceramic, glass, and metal art.
07:00 PM An Evening of Storytelling with Donald Davis
An Evening of Storytelling with Donald Davis
Donald Davis is considered one of the foremost storytellers in the country. He is a crowd favorite annually at the Timpanogos Storytelling Festival. Donald has recorded over thirty albums and written eighteen books.
This event is free; no tickets required. Doors will open at 6:30 PM.
07:00 PM Mother/Daughter Book Club
Mother/Daughter Book Club
EL DEAFO by Cece Bell
Girls (ages 9-12) and a parent/caregiver discuss an assigned chapter book they have read together. Fun crafts and light refreshments are included. Participants must have a Provo City Library card or a registered Orem Library card to participate. Pregister online at the beginning of each month.
07:00 PM Author Link with Julie Berry
Author Link with Julie Berry
Julie Berry is the author of ALL THE TRUTH THAT'S IN ME. Join her for her tour of her latest novel, THE PASSION OF DOLSSA, a historical young adult novel set in medieval France the Kirkus has called "immersive and mesmerizing."More
07:00 PM Mother/Son Book Club
Mother/Son Book Club
THE MYSTERIOUS BENEDICT SOCIETY by Trenton Lee Stewart
Boys (ages 9-12) and a parent/caregiver discuss an assigned chapter book they have read together. Fun crafts and light refreshments are included. Participants must have a Provo City Library card or a registered Orem Library card to participate. Preregister online at the beginning of each month.
07:00 PM AuthorLink with Darren Shan
AuthorLink with Darren Shan
Darren Shan is the author of the CIRQUE DU FREAK series, THE DEMONATA series, the ZOM-B series, and many other horror novels for adults and young adults. In partnership with World Horror Con, he will visit the library to sign and talk about his books.