The 2021 Timpanogos Storytelling Festival will be held both onsite at Thanksgiving Point Ashton Gardens in Lehi, Utah and online. Some evening events will be held at other Thanksgiving Point locations which are listed on the schedule and tickets.
The Timpanogos Storytelling Online Festival and/or Conference will be available October 4, 2021-January 4, 2022. Each ticket holder will be able to enjoy their purchased event for 14-days beginning with initial login. This will allow all viewers to enjoy the events when most convenient for them.
The Festival offers a wide variety of storytellers, musicians, puppeteers, magicians, entertainers, and potters. The Family Tent is perfect for younger children and features stories, puppet shows, and other entertainment. While the evening events are most enjoyed by those age 8 and above, Bedtime Stories (Friday evening at Electric Park) is perfect for families with younger children. Shivers in the Night (Friday evening at the Golf Club) is recommended for those age 12 and above.
The Festival Weekend Ticket includes all events--Friday and Saturday daytime events, as well as Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evening events.
The Family Pass (6 tickets for immediate household members) has been replaced with "BUY 6+, GET 25%." A 25% discount will be applied when 6+ weekend tickets or 6+ day tickets are added to your cart. This discount offers more flexibility, allowing additional family members, friends, or others to purchase tickets together at a group rate.
Children three years of age and up require a ticket. Student prices are for anyone currently attending school. Senior prices are for those 65 years of age and up.
There are several discounted Festival options. Only one discount can be used per order. 1. Early Bird prices, good through August 1, 2021, are listed on our website. 2. An automatic 25% discount will be applied to your cart when 6+ weekend or day tickets are ordered. 3. Thanksgiving Point members receive a 10% discount.
The Festival is approximately 45 miles south of the SLC Intl. Airport. If you don't wish to rent a car, there are plenty of hotels, restaurants, and shopping near Thanksgiving Point, which is accessible via UTA and other transportation options. For help planning your trip, visit: https://rideuta.com, call UTA at 801.743.3882 (choose option 4), or send an email with your flight information to: RideUTA@RideUTA.com. They are very helpful in creating an individualized transportation plan.
Delicious and reasonably priced meals, snacks, desserts, and drinks will be available during the Festival. Due to the high volume of traffic in the area, we recommend remaining at the Festival for lunch and dinner. Festival guests are welcome to bring their own food and non-alcoholic beverages. Water bottle filling stations are located throughout Ashton Gardens.
Please check the Lehi, Utah weather forecast prior to the Festival for current information. Daytime temperatures can reach into the 90s, while evenings can be chilly, so please plan accordingly. Guests may also wish to bring a chair cushion, sunglasses, sunscreen, an umbrella, and/or a hat. Chair cushions, hats, and other items may be purchased in Festival Fanfare, our storytelling resource store.
Pets, with the exception of registered service animals, are not allowed on Thanksgiving Point property.