Butlerville Days

Butlerville Days 2017 - July 21 and 22

Butlerville Days Committee

Ann Eatchel
City Events Coordinator 

Kris Monty - Chair

Jim Monty - Field Manager 

Jamie Jackson -
Entertainment & Stage 

Mike Hanson - Food Vendors 

Larry Scott - Bingo 

Chuck Koehn - Car Show

John Miller - Car Show and Bingo

Craig Taft - Electrical 

Ernie Cummings - Parking 

Tom Eatchel - Electrical 

Sylvia Orton - Historical Display 

Marshell Sheldon - Hospitality 

Debbie Tyler - Hospitality 

Heather Volosin - Info Tent 

Joey Gates - Info Tent 

Aabri Kimball - Parade 

Lorraine Turner - Contests 

Char Patterson - Sidewalk Art

Brian Allen - Sponsorship

Andrea Bennett- Creative Craft Market

CarnivalButlerville Days 2017 is here! You don’t want to miss all the food, fun, competition and attractions coming to Cottonwood Heights on July 21 and 22 (Friday and Saturday).

Other features include the City of Fun Carnival, a chalk art contest, free bingo, and the Mayor's Cup Pickleball Tournament.

BVDays 2017 will also feature Utah's famous Food Trucks that will compliment several other vendors offering the most mouth-watering fare you can imagine - all at a reasonable price.

As always, you won't want to miss our free movie in the park on Friday, July 21. This year's movie is Pixar/Disney's smash animated hit Finding Dory.

Saturday July 22 will feature our biggest events, including the annual Butlerville Days Parade in the afternoon and the best fireworks show in the Salt Lake Valley later in the evening.

Check back for more information later.

New this Year! Nominate a BVDays Parade Grand Marshal!

The city of Cottonwood Heights extends the opportunity to the community to nominate a deserving individual to be the grand marshal for this year’s Butlerville Days parade and event.  The grand marshal designation is intended to honor a citizen who exemplifies pride and spirit within our community and has distinguished himself/herself in a way that reflects positively on the city. The nominations will be reviewed by the Butlerville Days Grand Marshal Selection Committee.

To nominate someone, please download and fill out the following application(click image below):

Application
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You can download a list of rules and procedures for the parade grand marshal nomination process here.













BUILD YOUR BUSINESS - BE A BUTLERVILLE DAYS SPONSOR

BVDays sponsor

Butlerville Days is a great option to promote your business. In exchange for your

 support, you can receive an on-field event presence, promotional banners both at Butler Park and on main city thoroughfares, and mentions from the main event stage. Additional benefits include free entries to rides and the 5K race for your organization, VIP parking at the event, and your logo on marketing materials.

Last year, our sponsors reached an estimated 20,000 participants at the event alone. With packages ranging from $1000 to 4500, and the flexibility to tailor a package that works best for your company, you can expect to get a great return for your investment.

You can download more information here, including sponsorship package rates and benefits here (see image below). 



Contact Ann Eatchel to learn more: aeatchel@ch.utah.gov.



NEW! Join the Creative Craft Market at BVDays!

Do you make your own craft or artwork, and want to share it with the community during Butlerville Days? Sign up to be part of the new Creative Craft Market, so you can sell your photos, crafts or paintings with the thousands of people who attend the two-day event.

To be a part of the BVDays Creative Craft Market, download and complete the form below:
craft app




Parade Entries

paradeCome join the parade! You can enter your float, musical/dance performance group, community group, family, business, classic car or other attractions in the 2017 Butlerville Days Parade or Children’s Parade.

To apply, fill out this form (below) and return it to parade@ch.utah.gov.



parade











PICKLEBALL!
PickleballCome compete in the BVDays Mayor's Cup Pickleball tournament! It is a mixed doubles, double-elimination Format.

Registration costs $30 per team or $15 person. Individuals will be paired together based on skill level. 

There will be six events to choose from, based on skill levels 2.5, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5 and 5.0. Each level will have separate over-50 and under-50 divisions within.
 
Each team is guaranteed two games and each participant will receive a commemorative t-shirt! 

Matches will be held during the Butlerville Days Weekend Celebration, Friday, July 21 and Saturday, July 22, with a possible need to start matches on Thursday, July 20.

All matches will be held at the outdoor Pickleball Courts at the Cottonwood Heights Recreation Center.  

You can register by filling out this form and bringing it to the Cottonwood Heights Recreation Center in person or online at activityreg.com.

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Pickleball form

CHALK ART!

chalkCottonwood Heights Arts Council will sponsor a Chalk Art Contest showcasing unique sidewalk creations from a wide age range of participants.

Starting at 8 a.m. on Saturday, July 22, you can watch as these chalk pieces start to take shape. We’ve seen some amazing creations from local artists and look forward to even more entries this year. The contest will finish at noon and winners will be announced that afternoon.

All ages are welcome to enter at just $10 per participant. Artists will compete in beginning, intermediate, and experienced groups. You can also get the entire family involved and register as a team. Chalk is included with entry fee, as well as an official tee shirt (if registered by July 8).

For contest rules, registration, and more information, please email chalkart@cottonwoodheights.utah.gov with questions.


FOOD, GLORIOUS FOOD!
food Come partake in a wide variety of delicious food during BVDays.

There will be pizza, tacos, Asian fare, barbecue chicken and more!






 


GREAT STAGE ENTERTAINMENT!

stageWe are no longer accepting applications for stage entertainment, but be sure to come and experience all the great talent on July 21-22.








5K Run/Walk Info/Registration

You can enter the race online at or at the Cottonwood Heights Parks and Recreation5K Center, 7500 South 2700 East.  

-Receive a 20% discount when you sign up 5 or more people.
-Adult single entry for $25 - shirt included.
-Adult single entry for $20 - no shirt.
-Youth (11 and under) single entry of $20 - shirt included.
-Youth (11 and under) single entry of $15 - no shirt.

You can register at 

 

https://www.raceentry.com/races/butlerville-days-5k/2017/register


Check out scenes from our Butlerville Days 2015 celebration below:

 Check out scenes from our 2014 BVDays celebration below: