You won’t want to miss the largest 4th of July parade in the state of Utah! The Freedom Festival in Provo brings together around 300,000 spectators for the event of the year, the Grand Parade. The parade highlights freedom while promoting patriotism and traditional family values. You’ll love the artistic expression of local and national performers as they interpret these themes through music, dance, and other creative methods. Giant helium balloons and professionally-crafted floats line the
Bring your whole family out this 4th of July to Snake River Landing for two events that you won’t want to miss. The Mountain View Hospital Riverfest brings all kinds of family-friendly entertainment to Idaho Falls. You’ll enjoy live music throughout the day from seven different bands. The kids will love the Kid’s Zone, complete with bounce houses and other activities. Check out the horseback riding or demonstrations of vehicles such as Jeeps and ATVs. You can even get helicopter rides, courtesy
Summer’s gorgeous weather has us wanting to spend as much time outside as possible. So when it comes to cooking, food needs to be easy to prepare. It also needs to be easy to transport for picnics and potlucks. Move beyond the boring salad and sandwich staples and branch out this summer!Instead of your standby tuna or chicken salad, step it up a bit! Use curry powder to bring Indian flavor to this picnic staple. Adding dried cranberries or fresh grapes is another way to update these classics.
Little changes can make a big difference when it comes to livening up your favorite summer foods. Whether you’re heading to a potluck or having a quick bite between activities, why not try something new? Start with some easy swaps, and you’ll be coming up with your own creations in no time!Switching up sandwich bread is the perfect way to ease into making changes to your favorite foods. Try an Italian sub on focaccia or grilled cheese on Texas toast. If the bread is your least favorite part of a
It’s important to stay hydrated during the summer, especially if you spend a lot of time outdoors. But water gets boring, and sodas and sports drinks are full of sugar. However, some simple additions to your water can not only improve the taste, but also provide additional benefits.Spas often add cucumber slices to their water. It results in a clean, refreshing taste. It also helps flush out water retention and bloat, which is often a problem in the heat of summer. Citrus fruit is another great
Idaho Falls is lucky to have a beautiful park for residents to enjoy. The Greenbelt on the Snake River provides plenty of activities for young and old alike. Walk the five-mile trail across the river through beautiful scenery. Make sure to stop at the 600-foot waterfall Idaho Falls was named after! You’ll love wandering through the McClure Flower Garden or the Art Museum of Eastern Idaho when you need to step out of the sun. The whole family can take advantage of the playground areas, disc golf