Making memories with family, friends and neighbors and bringing together the community to celebrate–these are the aims of Vineyard Days, coming right up the week after Memorial Day. Make sure to RSVP here!
Our council and staff have planned activities throughout the week to give residents and visitors an opportunity to see all that Vineyard has to offer! Many thanks to our sponsors and vendors who make these events possible. Full details can be found at vineyarddays.org.
Tuesday May 31–Better Days
We kick off the week of Vineyard Days, on Tuesday May 31, with a Better Days exhibit of the traveling statue of Martha Hughes Cannon, Utah’s first female senator. Participate in a variety of learning activities about the role of women in Utah’s history and some art activities as well. The exhibit will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Council Chambers at 125 S. Main Street, Vineyard. Then at 6 p.m. in the Council Chambers, we will be hosting an “Empowering Women” panel discussion in conjunction with Timpanogos Regional Hospital. The panelists will be discussing ways to help women find greater joy and direction in their careers.
Wednesday June 1–Summer Kick-Off Day
Come enjoy “We Don’t Talk about Bruno” and the many other delights of Encanto for a movie at Grove park on Wednesday, June 1 at 9 p.m. Movies in the Park are one of Vineyard’s most beloved summer traditions. Don’t forget to bring your chairs, blankets and popcorn. This will be the first in our summer movie series, watch our social media for more information about upcoming movies in the park this summer.
Thursday June 2–Sports Day
Thursday, June 2 we’ve got two tournaments going on around the most popular games in the area–spikeball and pickleball. Find registration for these events on vineyarddays.org.
Friday June 3–Heritage Day
Celebrating our rich Vineyard heritage is the focus of the celebration on Friday, June 3. Vineyard’s Heritage Commission has planned a fun day of free heritage-themed activities such as pioneer games, a corn box, bounce houses, a petting zoo and pony rides that will be going on from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Come out to compete in a three legged gunny sack race, three legged race and a softball throw. The Heritage Commission will be selling ice cream and hot dogs as well.
After the afternoon’s activities wind down , we will have a children’s entrepreneur market from 5-8 p.m. with 70 vendors. Come check out what these crafty children are selling. From 6:30 to 7:30, see the FUNdeMENTALS in concert, they do a lot of great covers, get ready to dance and have a great time. Don’t forgot to sign up for cornhole and kickball tournaments that will also happen on Friday, registration information can be found on Vineyarddays.org.
Saturday June 4–Family Fun Day
Saturday’s Family Fun Day will have something for everyone to enjoy. We will have food trucks and vendors for every taste for you to check out, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Find the list of vendors and food truck offerings at Vineyarddays.org.
Bounce houses, rides and a rock climbing wall will be available from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Each Vineyard household can receive 10 free tickets to use on these rides and additional tickets are available for purchase. The rides are either 1 or 2 tickets, and each ticket costs $1. The ten free tickets must be picked up during Vineyard office hours prior to June 1 and proof of residency is required. We will have ticket pick up at the Encanto Movie Night.
In addition to rides, we will have a Touch-a-Truck event from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Get up close, climb around and sit in the driver’s seat of all kinds of police, fire and public service vehicles. After the Touch-a-Truck event, Orem Fire will provide foam for the kids to play in from 6 to 6:30.
The evening of June 4th is not to be missed. From 6-7 p.m. we will have a comedy show with comedian Adam Broud. Then the highlight of our night will be a concert by soulful singer Ryan Innes from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., provided by our title sponsor, Red Sign. A spectacular fireworks will be the finale of our celebration and will start at 9:30 p.m.
Vineyard Days is not to be missed…it's an exciting celebration spanning several days with something for everyone to enjoy in our beautiful city and all that it has to offer.