February Events in Davis County

There are great arts, outdoors and amusements to keep you entertained with the family in Davis County in February.

Let us guide you to all the places to #PlayInDavis:

RECURRING EVENTS:

Local Artists at Layton Hills Mall

layton hills mall art

When: On display till February 28th, 2019
Where: First window display on the lower level by Dillard’s inside Layton Hills Mall

What: We are thrilled to announce our new partnership with Utah Arts Alliance, Landmark Artists and Connect allowing artists the opportunity to display their work. Learn more on Layton Hills Mall website.

Discount Day at Cinemark – Station Park

When: Every Tuesday
Where: Cinemark (Station Park), 900 W Clark Ln, Farmington, UT 84025

What: $5 movies!!! Gather your friends and family and enjoy discounted movie prices on TUESDAYS at Cinemark at Station Park! Check out the link for show times and additional information: https://www.cinemark.com/utah/cinemark-farmington-at-station-park

Tales & Trails at Farmington Bay Wildlife Education Center (FREE)

Farmington Bay

When: Every Wednesday, Meet at 10 a.m.
Where: George S. & Dolores Doré Eccles Wildlife Education Center – Conservation Hall, 1700 W Glovers Ln, Farmington, Utah 84025

What: Bring your little ones and join us to hear a story read by an Eccles Wildlife Education Center staff member or volunteer. After the story, venture out to the nature trail for a self-guided walk. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Meet at the welcome desk in the Conservation Hall at 10 a.m.

Improve Show at Bountiful Davis Arts Center

improvables utah

When: Every Friday, 9 p.m.
Where: Bountiful Davis Arts Center, 90 N Main St, Bountiful, Utah 84010

Coffee & Conservation at Wildlife Education Center (FREE)

Coffee and conservation

When: Every Saturday
Where: George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Wildlife Education Center, L.S. Skaggs Wetland Discovery Classroom, 1700 W Glovers Ln, Farmington, Utah 84025

What: Bring your own beverage and join other outdoor and wildlife enthusiasts while we watch birds from the viewing patio at the Wetland Discovery Classroom. Learn more at https://www.facebook.com/events/2046383855441322/

Flashback Skate at Classic Fun Center

classic skating

When: Every Saturday night, 10 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Where: Classic Fun Center at 867 N Angel St, Layton, Utah 84041

What: Every Saturday night come and get your groove on while skating to the best old jams! Flashback is for ages 16 and older. Pricing is $10.00 per person. Roller Skates are included. Roller Blades are extra. No Scooters.

Harmon’s Cooking Classes

harmons cooking classes

When: Throughout the month, see schedule by clicking here
Where: Harmon’s in Station Park, Farmington, Utah

WEEK 4:

Registration Opens for Great Salt Lake Bird Festival

great salt lake bird festival 2019

When: Monday, Feb. 25th at 9:00 am
Where: Online at greatsaltlakebirdfest.com

What: Buy your tickets to field trips, workshops and the annual Dutch Oven Dinner with our special Keynote Speaker Rosemary Mosco – author of Birding Is My Favorite Video Game.
Cost: There are free workshops and programs, but those that cost and require registration start at $5 and go up to $80.

Mini-Quest at SeaQuest Interactive Aquarium seaquest mini quest

When: Tues., Feb. 26, 10 AM – 12 PM
Where: SeaQuest (bottom floor inside Layton Hills Mall), 1201 North Hill Field Road #1072, Layton, Utah 84041

What: Mini Quests will be held on the 4th Tuesday of every month from 10am to 12pm. Grab your little adventurers and come to SeaQuest for:
🐠 Mermaid Story-time
🐠 Upcycled Arts & Crafts
🐠 Mini Quest Animal Shows
🐠 Special Animal Encounters
The event is FREE for children ages 5 years and younger with paid accompanying adult. Admission for ages 6+ and adults is only $9.95! Special pricing available in-store only during the scheduled event time. Click here to learn more.

BOGO Free – Date Night at Dartside

dartside date night

When: Through Feb. 28th, 2019
Where: Dartside (inside Layton Hills Mall) at 1201 N Hill Field Rd, Layton, Utah 84041

What: Plan your DATE NIGHT at Dartside in February, simply mention this post & get Buy 1 Get 1 FREE Admission!! Valid for adults only. INVITE your friends & have a BLAST for the ultimate group date!

‘Salty Dinner Theater’ at Garcia’s Mexican Restaurant

Dinner Theater layton

When: Wed. Feb. 27th, 7:30 pm
Where: 1075 N Hill Field Rd, Layton, UT 84041

What: An interactive comedy dinner theater presentation of the classic fairytale from the Brothers Grimm. Salty Dinner Theater, which ABC 4 describes as “bringing a twist to traditional on-stage classics,” combines professional actors and proficient chefs to stage productions performed at area eateries. Audience members gobble supper as performers interact with them before and during the production. Buy tickets on Groupon. Dinner purchased separately. 

Ladies Night at Dartside

dartside ladies night

When: Thurs. Feb. 28th, 7-8pm
Where: Dartside (inside Layton Hills Mall) at 1201 N Hill Field Rd, Layton, Utah 84041

What: We are hosting a sponsored ladies night out. Where the ladies will hear a 30 minute message about relationship empowerment and then they will get 30 minutes of Nerf dart tag arena play at Dartside.

Just Between Friends Consignment Sale at Legacy Events Center

just between friends utah shopping

When: Feb 28 at 5 PM – Mar 2 at 1 PM
Where: Legacy Events Center at 151 S 1100 W, Farmington, Utah 84025

What: Utah’s BIGGEST and best children’s consignment pop up sale!

LUNAFEST Film Festival at Weber State University – Davis Campus

LUNAFEST Layton Utah

When: Friday, March 1st at 6:00 pm
Where: Weber State Davis Campus, D3 Ballroom, 2750 University Park Blvd., Layton, UT

What: LUNAFEST is a film festival that highlights short films made by, for and about women. Our event on Friday, March 1st will feature free popcorn and concessions, a t-shirt giveaway, fabulous door prizes from local businesses, and a photo booth! Click here to learn more.
Cost: $10 for students and $15 for general admission

Opening Reception for Master Portraiture & Experimental Plein Air Exhibits @ BDAC (FREE)

bountiful davis art center

Where: Bountiful Davis Art Center, 90 N Main St. Bountiful, UT 84010
Reception: March 1, 6 – 8 PM
Exhibits on view: March 1 – March 29, 2019
Gallery Hours: Tues – Fri: 10 AM – 6 PM Sat: noon – 5 PM

What: Three exhibits will be on display at the BDAC starting March 1st through the 29th.

  • “EQUINOX” 5th ANNUAL PLEIN AIR COMPETITION: This will include some nontraditional plein air pieces.

  • Parallels and Proxy: A diverse collection of contemporary portraiture in all its various forms, from local and national artists. This exhibit examines why an artist would choose to use a likeness and the responsibility of the artist as a documentarian.
  • Pieces of Me by Tina Garrett: Missouri State Ambassador for the Portrait Society of America and ARC Associate Master Painter Tina Garrett travels across the country for her first ever solo exhibition at BDAC.

Davis Arts Council Chamber Music Series: The Beautiful Dreamer Trio (FREE)

beautiful dreamer trio

The trio—Tia Jaynes (flute and piccolo) of Sandy, Robin Vorkink (Oboe and English Horn) of Magna, and Cheryl Ann Black­ley (Bassoon) of Woods Cross.

Where: Alpine Church at 254 W 2675 N, Layton, Utah 84041
When: Friday, March 1st at 7 PM – 8 PM

What: This is a FREE concert, part of the Chamber Music Series. The Beautiful Dreamer Trio plays delightful music of yesteryear. They perform a wide variety of selections that family and friends would gather in the parlor to listen to, including folk songs and dances from ancestral homelands, American folk, hymns and spirituals, vaudeville and theatre showtunes, and patriotic / seasonal favorites. Click here for the Facebook event.


PAST EVENTS:

Lend Me a Tenor at CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

When: Jan. 18 – Feb. 16, Mon. – Sat. 7:30PM, Sat. Matinees 2:30PM
Where: 525 N 400 W, Centerville, UT

What: Audiences won’t be able to catch their breath in this hilarious musical comedy of mistaken identity and wit. Lend Me a Tenor is one fun and energetic moment after another, it is sure to be a night of great fun! Directed by Jennie Richardson it will be hard to pick just one favorite moment or song as these two casts go for broke in this delightful performance.

Tickets: $17.75-$28.75, Free Parking, 801.298.1302, CPTUtah.org

AIDA at On Pitching Performing Arts (OPPA)

When: Feb. 1st – 16th
Where: 587 N Main Street, Layton, Utah 84041

What: An enslaved Nubian princess, Aida, finds her heart entangled with Radames, an Egyptian soldier who is betrothed to the Pharaoh’s daughter, Amneris. As their forbidden love blossoms, Aida is forced to weigh her heart against the responsibility that she faces as the leader of her people. Aida and Radames’ love for one another becomes a shining example of true devotion that ultimately transcends the vast cultural differences between their warring nations, heralding a time of unprecedented peace and prosperity.

Tickets: $12 –  $15, buy via 3852091557 OR CPTUtah.org

WEEK 1:

Documentary Screening & Night Sky Viewing

(SOLD OUT, stay tuned for more viewings)

When: Feb. 8th at 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Antelope Island Visitor Center at 4528 W 1700 S, Syracuse, UT 84075

What: 80% of the world’s population live under light polluted skies. What do we lose when we lose sight of the stars? Excessive and improper lighting robs us of our night skies, disrupts our sleep patterns and endangers nocturnal habitats. Saving the Dark explores the need to preserve night skies and ways to combat light pollution. Director Sriram Murali took it upon himself to raise awareness of light pollution through the creation of this film. Viewing of the film is free. Park entrance fees apply. Following the film, we will be doing a short night sky program. RSVP required by emailing wendywilson@utah.gov.

Couples Split Paint Night at Hands On Art

When: Feb 8th | 6:00-8:00 PM
Where: Hands On Art For Everyone, 1050 Shepard Lane, Suite 11
Farmington Utah 84025

What: Join us for an evening of Painting, treats and fun bring your friends or love ones and enjoy creating memories that will last a lifetime. No experience is required! Register online.

Bald Eagle Viewing at Farmington Bay

When: Sat., Feb. 9th, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area at 1157 S. Waterfowl Way, Farmington, UT 84025

What: Eagle viewing will happen outside from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Spotting scopes will be set up, and biologists with the DWR and volunteers from Wasatch Audubon will be on hand to answer your questions.

Activities inside the Wildlife Center will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. They include getting close to a live eagle in the conservation hall and taking your kids into the wetland discovery classroom, where volunteers will help them make an eagle-themed craft. You can also learn more about bald eagles at programs offered in the auditorium – a new program starts every hour. Visit the conservation hall welcome desk to see the topics that will be presented.

More info at wildlife.utah.gov/wildlife-news

Sweethearts 5k & Cupid 1k by South Davis Rec. Center

When: Sat. Feb. 9th, 9am (5K), 9:45am (1K), Packet pick-up 7am to 8:30am
Where: South Davis Rec. Center, 550 N 200 W, Bountiful, UT 84010

Pricing: $20-$40 (Register online)

Fielding Garr Ranch Tours: “Home on the Range”

When: Sat., Feb. 9th
Where: Fielding Garr Ranch on Antelope Island State Park, 4528 W 1700 S, Syracuse, UT 84075

What: Workers on the ranching operations of Antelope Island didn’t just make their living from the land. They made their homes from the land, ate from the land, and lived because of the land. Explore the unique human history of Antelope Island with the Fielding Garr Ranch Manager at 11:00 and 1:00. For more information, email caldrich@utah.gov.

President’s Day Specials at G4CE

When: Mon. Feb. 18th, 12pm to 9pm
Where: G4 Complete Entertainment, 1400 E 700 S, Clearfield, UT 84015

What: Celebrate President’s Day and no school at G4CE with our 4-hour all-you-can-play pass for $22.95+tax! This includes all attractions except VR Lounge, Escape Rooms, and Bowling. More info, click here.

WEEK 2 (Valentine’s week):

Galentine’s Speed Dating at G4CE

When: Wed. Feb. 13th, 7-8pm
Where: G4 Complete Entertainment, 1400 E 700 S, Clearfield, UT 84015

What: For $20 get pizza, drinks and $10 in game play. PLUS a chance to meet your ‘galentine’! More info, click here.

Boondock’s Valentine’s Celebration

When: Thurs., Feb. 14 at 10 AM – 10 PM
Where: Boondocks Food & Fun, 525 S Deseret Drive, Kaysville, Utah 84037

What: Valentine’s Day Offer #1 – FREE Unlimited Fun Pass*
*With the purchase of an unlimited fun pass of equal or greater value.
Valentine’s Day Offer #2 – Medium Heart Shaped Pizza & 2 Sodas Only $9.99
No coupon needed. Not valid with any other discount offer

(CANCELED Due To Weather) Valentine’s Star Program on Antelope Island State Park

When: Thurs., Feb. 14th – Valentine’s Day, Program starts at 7:30pm
Where
: Antelope Island Visitor’s Center at 4528 W 1700 S, Syracuse, UT 84075

What: What is more romantic then looking up at stars after dinner? Bring a friend  and learn how to find some constellations and the stories about them. The program will begin at 7:30 pm in the visitor center.  Regular entrance fees apply. For more information email charityowens@utah.gov

Couples Paint Night at Hands On Art

When: Feb 15th, 6:00-8:00 PM
Where: Hands On Art For Everyone, 1050 Shepard Lane, Suite 11
Farmington Utah 84025

What: Join us for an evening of Painting, treats and fun bring your friends or love ones and enjoy creating memories that will last a lifetime. No experience is required! Register online.

‘I Love Nature’ Valentine’s Hike on Antelope Island

When: Sat. Feb. 16th at 1:00pm
Where: Bridger Bay Campground, Site #14, on Antelope Island State Park at 4528 W 1700 S, Syracuse, UT 84075

What: Chukars are funny birds to watch and they have a distinctive call.  Join the naturalist on a two mile hike on the side of Buffalo Point to learn about chukars, their habitat, and history.   Meet in the Bridger Bay campground site # 14 at 1:00 pm.  For more information email charityowens@utah.gov

Love Letter Writing Day

When: Sat., Feb. 16th
Where: Fielding Garr Ranch on Antelope Island State Park, 4528 West 1700 South, Syracuse, Utah 84075

What: Let someone special know how you feel with an old fashioned handwritten letter! Write a love (or not love) letter of your own in the serene setting of Fielding Garr Ranch. We will bring the paper, pencils, and leftover candy hearts. For more information, e-mail caldrich@utah.gov.

MAMA MIA at Hopebox Theatre (SOLD OUT)

When: Feb. 8 – 23, M/W/F at 7:30pm, Sat at 2pm
Where: 1700 Frontage Rd, Kaysville, Utah 84037

What: ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. Tickets: $13 – $18, Buy via 801-451-5259 OR https://boxoffice.diamondticketing.com/hopeboxtheatre/events

WEEK 3 (President’s Day week):

SlapFish at Station Park Grand Opening

When: Friday, Feb. 22nd & Sat., Feb. 23rd
Where: (Station Park) 254 N University Drive, Farmington, UT

What: Be the first of 100 guests on Friday to get a free lobster roll OR the first of 100 guests on Saturday for a free fish taco! #EATinDAVIS

Farmington Home Expo

When: Feb. 22nd & 23rd 10am to 8pm, & Feb. 24th 11am to 4pm
Where: Legacy Events Center, 151 S 1100 W, Farmington, Utah, 84025

What: Come see over 100 vendors display a variety of home products.  Admission and parking are both free. Click here for more info.

Date Night Dancing: Rumba / Waltz

When: Friday, Feb. 22nd, 6:30 PM 8:00 PM
Where: Davis County Ballroom (967 N McCormick Dr, Suite 2, Layton)

What: This is a class series, third class tonight.
Cost: $30 per couple (for one class)

Couples Dance Night: Triple Swing

When: Friday, Feb. 22nd, 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Where:
Centerville Academy (1248 N Main Street, Centerville)

What: Let the Valentine feeling continue on by bringing the one you love to the couple’s dance instruction on Friday, Feb. 22nd.  We’ll be learning Triple Swing from 7:30 to 8:30 PM.  Open floor follows instruction until 9:30. Whether you are an absolute beginner or just looking for a place to remember the moves, we hope to see you.
Cost: $10 per couple

Fielding Garr Ranch Tours: “Life and Death at Fielding Garr Ranch”

When: Sat., Feb. 23rd
Where: Fielding Garr Ranch on Antelope Island State Park, 4528 West 1700 South, Syracuse, Utah 84075

What: Antelope Island was used for 133 years as ranch land. There are countless stories: happy, sad, and just plain weird. Walk the grounds with the Fielding Garr Ranch Manager at 11:00 and 1:00 to hear some of the every day things and unusual events where they happened. For more information, e-mail caldrich@utah.gov.

Davis Education Foundation Fundraiser at Habit Burger Grill – Station Park

Davis Education Foundation fundraiser at Habit Burger Station Park

Photography Workshop at Davis County Library (Farmington)

When: Sat., Feb 23, 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Where: Davis County Library, Farmington Branch, 133 S Main St, Farmington, UT

What: Learn photography basics from a professional: how to choose a camera, locations, lighting, sunset shots, and more!

Participants will receive a voucher for an entry fee waiver to the Davis County Arts Advisory Committee (DCAAC) photo contest. (Click here to see flyer)
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