Entertainment Choices Abound in West Valley City
When you live in West Valley City, you have access to the best entertainment in your own backyard — without fighting traffic to get there!
As the most diverse city in the state, West Valley City celebrates with a rich variety of festivals, concerts, sports, public art, cultural programming and theater. Whether your ideal weekend means watching the puck hit the ice, strolling a gallery, or rocking out at a concert, West Valley City is the place for you. Our venues are world-class hosting some of the biggest names.
Our entertainment also takes to the streets with our unique festivals. Each colorful festival celebrates cultural inclusiveness and the diversity of the area.
With some of the most diverse food on Earth, the Wasatch International Food Festival spotlights restaurants that specialize in locally sourced ingredients, haute cuisine, and delicious street food. Rich and diverse menus are dished up with a side of music and fun.
Another annual favorite presented by West Valley Arts is Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), offering traditional Mexican musical and dance performances, customary food, and numerous hands-on activities for the whole family. The festival also features a Catrina/Catrin dress-up contest for a chance to win prizes.
Professional Sports Teams
West Valley City’s 10,000-seat Maverik Center is home to the Utah Grizzlies — a professional hockey team in the ECHL, the premier “AA'' NHL-affiliated hockey league. The Maverik Center itself acquired international exposure as the host venue for the ice hockey championships at the 2002 Olympic Winter Games.
Additionally, our central location means you are within minutes of the homes of the NBA’s Utah Jazz, Major League Soccer’s Real Salt Lake, the Arena Football League’s Utah Blaze, and Minor League Baseball’s Salt Lake Bees.
Art, Theater, Music, and Culture
West Valley Arts Council
West Valley Performing Arts Center
Utah Cultural Celebration Center