City Sponsored Special Events

Art City Days – Art City Days 2021 is June 5-12. Click HERE for a one page printable overview of Art City Days 2021 activities and events..

Beginning on the first Saturday in June and continuing through the first full week of June, Springville celebrates with a myriad of activities and events for all ages. Events include the 5K Family Fun Run, Hot Air Balloon Festival, Fireman’s Breakfast, Concerts in the Park, Carnival, Parades, and Fireworks. Most of the activities and events are free to the public. Find the complete list of what is planned for this year at to be sure you don’t miss a thing!

Movies in the Park – A series of free family movies shown outdoors at the Spring Acres Arts Park (700 South 1300 East) on Monday nights during the summer. Click here for the schedule. Admission is free to the public. Gates open at 7:00 pm. Movies will start at dusk (about 9 pm). Bring your own blankets or folding chairs. Concessions will be available from local food vendors. For the safety and enjoyment of everyone, NO ALCOHOL BEVERAGES OR DOGS ALLOWED.

Farmers Market 2021 will be held on Monday evenings July through October from 5 to 9 pm (July – Sept) and 5 to 8 pm during October at Springville Civic Center Park, 50 South Main. ALL LOCAL PRODUCE GROWERS are welcome!

Santa in Springville NEW! Join the magical celebration on Friday, December 3rd at 5:45 pm as Santa comes to Springville and turns on the Christmas lights at Civic Center Park!  Enjoy a weekend of food, holiday vendors, entertainment, Santa visits, and more on Friday and Saturday December 3rd and 4th. Santa visits will continue during the following week at Santa’s house located in Civic Center Park, 50 South Main. Click below for complete details:

Letters to Santa:  Springville children can drop off a letter to Santa at the “North Pole Express” mailbox that is placed in Springville during specific days each December. Be sure to also include a self addressed stamped envelope so Santa can send back a personal response to your child.

Other Special Events

Other events are sponsored by various local groups are held throughout the year. For example, Springville Rotary sponsors the annual Easter Egg Hunt, Springville World Folkfest brings dancers from all parts of the world to perform for one week each summer, Safe Halloween is sponsored by the Springville-Mapleton Chamber of Commerce, Kiwanis Club sponsors a Halloween 5K to benefit the Sub for Santa program. Please check with each individual organization for information on these and other special events.

Special Events Application / Local Filming Permit Application

Advance approval and a Special Event Permit is required by Springville City for individuals or groups sponsoring any outside event that would request assistance from Springville City. An official permit is required for events such as a 5K or 10K run, parade, car show, walkathon, etc. that would utilize City roads, parks or property. Applications must be submitted at least 30 days in advance. An official Local Filming Permit is required when Springville City is used as a location for any type of film production. A link is available on the Springville City website under Permits to find the Special Events Application Form and Local Filming Permit Application.

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