Join us in celebrating our beautiful valley with friends and neighbors! Little Valley Day week is full of activities for all ages and interests. Find something you'll enjoy and join in the fun!

Weeknight Schedule

Click on the events below for more information

Weeknight Schedule

Saturday | July 13

Mantua Dam Race

7:00 AM | Park Bowery

Join us for the  5 mile race around the beautiful Mantua Reservoir in our annual Dam Race! We will also be holding a 1 mile walk/kids run. 

Start time is 7 AM for the 5 mile race and 8:30 AM for the 1 mile race. The start and finish for both races will be located at Mantua Main Street Park. Registration cost is $30 for the 5 mile race and $15 for the 1 mile. They will both be chip timed. We have some great prizes lined up for our overall and age group winners! 


Registration will be open until the race begins, but you will most likely not receive a T-shirt if you register after June 29th. Packet pickup will be Friday, July 12th from 5-7 PM at the Mantua Park (start location). You will also be able to pick up your packet on race day from 6:15-6:50 AM. 

We can’t wait to party with you! It’s going to be a dam good time!

Danna Packer | 801-661-6647


10:00 AM | Main Street

Don’t let the parade pass you by. Grab your chair, your shade, your smile and of course your candy sack. Or be a part of the parade and sign up — tractors, horses, bikes, cars, floats, side-by-sides, walkers, runners, and scoopers. Either way, you won’t want to miss out in the fun on Saturday morning.

Sign Up
Jana Jeppsen | 435-225-4547

Car show

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM | Main Street Park

Stop by to view and enjoy a wide variety of cars. Car show is held at Main Street park behind the bowery. If interested in bringing a car to show off please contact Bill Shoemaker 

Bill Shoemaker | 858-414-0524

Kid Games

11:30-1:30 | Main Street Park

Booths will run from 11:30-1:30

To participate, you will need to purchase a wristband which will cover all activities (booths are one-time only as prizes are limited).

Wristbands are $5 when bought in advance at any of the weekday activities and $7 when purchased the day-of (Saturday).


Caralee Wallentine | 435-919-6401

Food Trucks / Vendor Booths

11:00 AM - 8:00 PM | Park

We are excited to welcome a variety of vendors selling and showing off handmade goods and items for purchase. We will also have a variety of  food trucks to choose from for both lunch and dinner with sweet treats to enjoy throughout the day. 

 If you are a vendor and interested in participating please register using the link below. 

Registration REQUIRED by June 15

Request a Spot
Brooke Lloyd | 801-836-7092

Quilt Show

11:00 AM - 7:00 PM | Town Hall

 The quilt show will be held at Town Hall . We will have a fundraising quilt on display. Tickets will be $1.00 each and can be purchased at the Quilt Show or at the fundraiser booth. All proceeds are donated to the town.

Debbie Losee | 435-730-6470

Shooting Contest

12:00 - 2:00 PM | Gun Range

Come participate in our annual shooting contest, bring a 22 and ammunition or a rim fire with ammunition to the Mantua Gun Range, north end of town. Al Smart, of the Box Elder Wildlife Federation, will be managing.  While this shooting event is designed for the youth, it is open to all ages. .  There is no pre-registration.  This is a good opportunity to teach the school age youth the importance of gun safety

Al Smart | 435-279-6950

Horseshoe Tournament

12:00 PM | Park

Nothing like tossing a curved piece of metal at a stick to prove your dominance over your friends and neighbors. 2-man teams can sign up day of, for a fun single elimination tournament. Prizes for the winning team and a drawing with prizes for all participants.

Ryan Fromm | 435-225-5508

Boating Events

1:00-4:00 PM | Lake

In honor of 38 years with Mark & Wendy Parker running the Golden Spike Iron Horse H2o Ski Tournaments for little valley days, we are continuing this tradition.

There will be three boats available to boat with this year. Please sign up for a time slot on the boat with what you want to learn!

Reimanns – Teaching Slalom Skiing

Auernigs – Teaching Surfing

Baileys – Teaching Wake Skating

Please come a few minutes before your time slot to sign a waiver. See you there!

There is a $10 gas and participation fee and a waiver must be signed prior to the Little Valley Days Event.


Sign Up
Tiffiny Reimann | 801-867-8186

Greased Pole Climb

12:00 - 1:00 PM | Park

Fun (albeit clothing-destroying) activity for kids. A tall pole will be slathered in grease and money pinned to it at differing heights. Kids attempt to climb the pole to achieve their monetary dreams.

Annette Ash | 435-730-4440

Fire Truck Slide and Foam Party

2:00 PM | Park

Join us for the fire truck slip in slide. We are excited to announce that this year we have brought back the foam machine for extra foaming fun. All children are welcome to come cool off.

Kayak Races

3:00 | Lake

Located at the lake by the dock, come show your speed and skill as a kayaker. All ages and abilities welcome, the kayak races are free of charge. Please register before if possible so we know who to plan on for the races that day.

Thank you to Rocky Mountain Power for sponsoring this event!

Scott Ross | 801-499-9006

Fundraiser Drawing

7:30 | Park

Tickets will be sold at the bowery starting at 11:30 am  and  TICKET SALES WILL END AT 7:15. The drawing will be at 7:30, you  must be present to win.

If you are interested in donating donations of any kind, all donations are welcomed and appreciated. All proceeds are  used to fund future Little Valley Day celebrations and fireworks shows. 

Tonya Jeppsen | 435-740-0192

Music and Dancing

8:30 - 10:00 PM | Park

Song requests are welcome here or in person. Donations will be expected  to move your requested song to the top of the list!


10:00 PM | Park

Gather as family, friends, and neighbors for our annual firework show. The fireworks will begin at dark to wrap up a wonderful week celebrating.