Pioneer Day 2019: 50+ events in Utah to celebrate the holiday

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SALT LAKE CITY — Pioneer Day, July 24, celebrates the day Brigham Young and the first group of Mormon pioneers entered the Salt Lake Valley in 1847. That founding group included 143 men, three women and two children, according to Utah.com. Utah’s official state holiday honors the industrious spirit and perseverance of those early settlers with concerts, parades, rodeos and fireworks.

The following is a list of Pioneer Day celebrations throughout Utah. Please note that this is not an all-inclusive list and events and prices are subject to change. Email features@deseretnews.com with information, including location, dates and times, for any additional holiday events in Utah.

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