A place where families and friends can enjoy activities and host events all year round.
Explore the Ashton Gardens that features an expansive outdoor garden and has a large manmade waterfall. There are 15 different themed gardens to look at and enjoy. If you want to rent a golf cart instead of having to walk, they offer golf cart rentals for the Ashton Garden visitors. On Wednesdays, you can bring your dogs into the gardens as long as they are well behaved and always stay on a leash. In the winter, you can experience a beautiful outdoor light display in the gardens. Luminaria is an annual event that runs from November to December.
There are 2 museums here, the museum of natural curiosity and the museum of ancient life. The natural curiosity museum features over 400 interactive experiences and adventures to choose from. This is a great place for active kids to get their energy out. If you are into dinosaurs, check out the museum of ancient life that has over 50 complete dinosaur skeletons on display. There is also a real working paleontology lab where you can watch real paleontologists work on dinosaur bones. There is also a 3D movie theater where you can watch 3 different shows that depict dinosaurs, ancient sea creatures, and other ancient life forms.
They also have a real farm where people can pay to pet and feed the animals and even learn how to milk a cow. Pony rides and wagon rides are also available and are fun for kids. If you want to golf, check out the Thanksgiving Point golf club which has the largest golf course in the state of Utah. It spans over 200 acres of land.
Thanksgiving Point is the ultimate place to host a wedding reception. They offer both indoor and outdoor venues plus flowers, decor, cakes, and catering. Social events like anniversaries and family reunions can also be hosted here year-round. If you want to celebrate a birthday party, Thanksgiving Point is happy to accommodate you here. There is a $100 deposit required in order to reserve a room. The birthday party time slots are available either on Friday nights, Saturday mornings, or Saturday afternoons.