Bountiful’s Handcart Days is a commemoration of our past, present and future. We come together as a community to enjoy the spirit of those who courageously sacrificed for our freedom and high quality of life. This ranks as one of the great celebrations in Bountiful City and the State of Utah.

Bountiful Handcart Days Events

2018 Grand Parade (Details)

Friday, July 20, 2018, 6:00 pm
Parade Route: Main Street from 1500 S to 400 N, then west to 100 W.

Park Activities (Details)

July 20-21, 2018
Games, Food, Entertainment

Art & Craft Exhibition (Details)

Bountiful Davis Art Center
90 N. Main
June 29 - July 20


Friday, July 20, 2018
The Handcart Days fireworks show is provided by Bountiful City at dusk (around 10:00 PM) at Mueller Park Jr. High in Bountiful.

Related Events

Handcart Days Races

These races start at, and are under the direction of, South Davis Recreation Center. Register here. Visit for more information.

Saturday, July 21, 2018
6:00 am Handcart Half Marathon
7:00 am Frontier 5K
7:45 am Pioneer Pete’s 1K 


Bountiful Historical Tours

Click here for more information on the July 21 activities presented by the Bountiful Historical Preservation Foundation.

Bountiful Historic Bus Tours (305 N. Main)

Saturday, July 21, leaving every hour, on the hour, starting at 9 am, with the last tour at 2 pm.

Bountiful History Museum Open House (305 N. Main)

Saturday, July 21, 9 am to 2 pm.

Bountiful Tabernacle Tours

Saturday, July 21, 9 am to 2 pm, every hour on the hour.



Chuck Wagon Breakfast

Saturday, July 22, 2017, 7:00 - 10:30 am

The Bountiful Exchange Club and Bountiful Youth Council host a Chuck Wagon Breakfast in the bowery at Bountiful City Park.