The nearby Pleasant Grove Veterans Memorial Pool is a great place to spend quality time with family, friends, and neighbors. Don’t feel like getting wet? No problem. Beach chairs and umbrella tables make poolside a great place to relax.
Cedar Hills has some of the best bakers around! Our annual Family Festival bakeoff attracts the city's finest, and it grows every year. This year's bakeoff will take place Saturday, June 4, at 4:00 p.m. at the Heritage Park Pavilion.
Family Festival is the city’s annual celebration—a time for the community to come together to enjoy many activities and events, including Family Swim Night, Firecracker Golf Tournament, Fun Run, Dinner and Movie in the Park, a parade, carnival, concert in the park, and fireworks! 2016's Family Festival will take place May 31-June 4.
Come, join the fun on Thursday, June 2, at this benefit run for Lifting Hearts, Utah’s largest support group for breast-cancer survivors. Free registration begins at Cedar Ridge Elementary School at 5:30 p.m., and the run begins at 6:00 p.m.
Cedar Hills was recognized by the Arbor Day Foundation as a Tree City USA community for its commitment to urban forestry.
A Peaceful Place for Wildlife
Various forms of wildlife, including long-horn sheep, deer, and bald eagles, flourish in the mountains near Cedar Hills. In earlier years coyotes prowled along the bench, and wild cats, red foxes, and bears also lived in the area. Photo courtesy of Carlos Caceres
In 1939, as NBC ran a news story in the area of what is now Cedar Hills, the photographer was awestruck by the beauty of the bench and mountain backgrounds and exclaimed continually, “beautiful, beautiful!” Cedar Hills provides a panoramic view of Utah Valley and the surrounding mountain canyons.
Nestled at the mouth of American Fork Canyon on a mountain bench, the bedroom community of Cedar Hills provides a beautiful view of the surrounding mountains, Utah Lake, and Utah Valley. People find the quiet rural setting a relaxing place to raise their families.
A Community Gathering Place
The Cedar Hills Community Recreation Center is a community gathering place for activities of all kinds, including fitness classes, parties, meetings, and receptions. The center also houses the Cedar Hills Golf Club pro shop. The center offers a breathtaking vista of Utah Valley and the surrounding mountains.
The Cedar Hills Grill at the Community Recreation Center, 10640 N. Clubhouse Drive, is open and ready to serve you! Bring the family in for delicious burgers and sandwiches, salads, fries, onion rings, ice cream, and more!
Our favorite time of year is fast approaching! The 2016 Cedar Hills Family Festival is right around the corner, and we invite you to celebrate with us! This year’s Family Festival will be May 31 through June 4. Here is the Schedule of Events.
A water safety event for kids will take place at 5:30 p.m. at the pavilion next to the Pleasant Grove Veterans Memorial Pool on Tuesday, May 31, one hour before the Family Festival Family Swim Night begins at the pool at 6:30.
The city received a grant from the Utah County Health Department to give away free swim towels and teach kids about water safety and drowning prevention.
Mayor Gygi will be available to speak with residents every Thursday from 8:00am to 10:00am. Anyone wishing to speak with Mayor Gygi may find him at the Public Safety Building (fire station), 3925 W. Cedar Hills Drive, in the basement office, which is accessible only by the stairs located on the east side of the building. The Mayor's contact information is available on the Contact Information page of this website.
CEDAR HILLS –The City of Cedar Hills will continue to implement outdoor water conservation measures for all residential water users within the city. Restrictions were implemented last year and will continue for the 2016 watering season. This policy is in effect from April 15 to October 15 each year.
Mark your calendars! Family Festival will run Tuesday, May 31, through Saturday, June 4. Discounted advance tickets for the Tuesday Swim Night, Friday Night Dinner, and Carnival are available online or at the city office. Advance-purchase tickets are the BEST value available. Ticket prices go up as the events begin. Follow Cedar Hills Family Festival on Facebook for the latest festival news and information. Photo: Trent Augustus
We are excited to announce that this year’s grand marshal for the 2016 Family Festival parade is Jeremy Brunner, principal at Cedar Ridge Elementary. Mr. Brunner loves teaching and sees education as a key to creating positive opportunities for children. Not only does he play an important role in the lives of many Cedar Hills children, but he is committed to building up and maintaining positive communication between the school and the community, lending priceless support and assistance with the festival each year. We look forward to honoring him.