Event Calendar at a Glance

January

Park Pavilion Reservations

The Park Pavilion Reservation Calendar opens up each year on the first business day of January (January 2, 2020) at 8:00 a.m. Please go to the Park Pavilion Reservation page for more information.

April

Volunteer Appreciation & Recruitment Event

An event to honor our current volunteers and learn about all the various way to volunteer in the City. Interested individuals will be able to sign up as a city volunteer that night.

Easter Egg Hunt & Cookie Decorating

Typically held the Saturday before Easter, the event includes an Easter Egg Hunt and cookie decorating. 

Hooked on Fishing

The Hooked on Fishing program focuses on educating youth (6 to 13 years old) about fishing and aquatic resources. Please go to the Hooked on Fishing page for more information and to sign up to be a fishing instructor.  

Arbor Day Tree Sale and Planting 

Tree Sale and Planting Project is held at the end of April each year to celebrate Arbor Day.

May

Hooked on Fishing

The Hooked on Fishing program focuses on educating youth (6 to 13 years old) about fishing and aquatic resources. Please go to the Hooked on Fishing page for more information and to sign up to be a fishing instructor. 

Spring Clean-Up

The annual Highland City Spring Clean-Up typically takes place at the parking lot at the mouth of the American Fork Canyon where dumpsters are available for residents to dispose of metal, wood, and household waste. No green waste or hazardous waste is accepted. Scouts and other groups are encouraged to help city crews during this time and earn community service hours! If you are interested in volunteering, email our events coordinator or call 801-772-4507.

Highland City Community Open House - May 2, 2019

The Highland City Community Open House is typically held the first Thursday in May where residents get the chance to learn about the City Budget and about other projects going on in the City. Information is also available on the Library, City Events, Arts Council, Beautification Committee, Historical Society, and Volunteer Opportunities. There are kids activities and giveaways and it's a great chance to meet Elected Officials and City Staff. 

July

Highland Fling

Highland City Fling is a week-long City celebration with activities all week leading up to our big celebration on the first Saturday of August. Events include: Highland Games, Baby Contest, Art Show, Kids Activities, Movie in the Park, Youth Dance, 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run, Family Adventure Race, Disc Golf Tournament, Parade, Inflatables, Vendor booths, Local Entertainment, Fireman's Spray, Fireworks and more! For more information, please visit the Highland Fling page.

August

Highland Fling

Highland City Fling is a week-long City celebration with activities all week leading up to our big celebration on the first Saturday of August. Events include: Highland Games, Baby Contest, Art Show, Kids Activities, Movie in the Park, Youth Dance, 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run, Family Adventure Race, Disc Golf Tournament, Parade, Inflatables, Vendor booths, Local Entertainment, Fireman's Spray, Fireworks and more! For more information, please visit the Highland Fling page.

October

Senior Citizen's Appreciation Dinner

Each year the Highland Youth City Council invite all Senior Citizen's 60 and over to the annual Young At Heart Appreciation Dinner.  This is a FREE event for Highland Seniors and reservations are appreciated, but not required. 

Pumpkin Walk

Enjoy hundreds of expertly carved pumpkins on display with a amateur carving and decorating contest at the Town Center Splash Pad.

December

Silent Santa - Monday, December 2

Families with children with sensory sensitivity often don't get to participate in typical holiday traditions due to the crowds and noise. Highland City is pleased to provide a Silent Santa event to give those families that opportunity. Sign-up on the Silent Santa page.

Hometown Holiday - Monday, December 2

Join us at City Hall the Monday after Thanksgiving starting at 6:30 PM for story time with the Mayor, a tree lighting ceremony, treats, and crafts . All are invited to come in their pajamas to this cozy event to kick-off the holiday season. More information is available on the Hometown Holiday page.

Christmas Crafts Day with Santa - Saturday, December 7

Join us at the Community Center the first Saturday in December to visit with Santa, make Christmas crafts, and listen to a muscial performance. More information on the Christmas Crafts page.


Contact

For additional information, please email the Events Coordinator or call (801) 772-4507.


  1. Corrine Prestwich

    Civic Events Coordinator
    Phone: 801-772-4507