Wintry weather, festive parties, gift giving—there is so much to love about the holidays. There’s truly no better time of year to spend quality time with family friends and find fun local activities to participate in. Lucky for us, there are so many exciting holiday activities happening in and near West Valley City, Utah!
This year, check out these events near West Valley City, Utah, including a holiday concert from the Trans-Siberian Orchestra, the Dickens Christmas Festival, and the Utah Symphony’s “Here Comes Santa Claus!” show.
Want to add a little rock and roll to your holiday season? This year, at the Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City, the Trans-Siberian Orchestra will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of their Christmas Eve and Other Stories album with an epic holiday concert. On November 24, they will have two shows: one at 3:30 p.m. and one at 7:30 p.m. The event is one day only, so don’t miss this chance to experience a different kind of “holiday jam.”
Dickens Christmas Festival
This holiday season, get transported back to the 1800s and experience “Christmas past” at the SLC Dickens Christmas Festival 2021. This is not your typical craft show: It is a unique market experience set in the Victorian Era—complete with Olde English shops, Victorian costumes, and Father Christmas! Come see the unique shops and vendors while you wander the streets of Olde London. The event will be November 18–20, from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Utah State Fairpark in Salt Lake City, not far from West Valley City. Get your tickets here.
Here Comes Santa Claus!
What better way to get in the holiday mood with your family than to listen to your favorite holiday music and enjoy a visit from Santa Claus? On December 18 at 11:30 a.m., the Utah Symphony will be performing at Abravanel Hall near West Valley City in Salt Lake. With holiday classics performed on stage as well as a joyful sing-along to finish it off, this is a great family activity, perfect for all ages.
These are just some of the many holiday activities going on this year near West Valley City. Be sure to check them out and make your holiday season merry and bright! And if you are looking for apartments near West Valley City, Utah, where you can start making some new holiday memories, ICO Fairbourne Station will make you feel at home for the holidays—and all year round!