Summer Solstice

In this June 21, 2015, file photo, the sun rises as thousands of revelers gathered at the ancient stone circle Stonehenge to celebrate the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year, near Salisbury, England. The solstice occurs Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at 10:24 p.m. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland, File)

The summer solstice occurs at 10:24 p.m. Tuesday, June 20. Here’s a list of Northern Utah events happening in connection with the first day of summer:

Join the Satya community for a summer solstice celebration of the earth's incredible beauty and the power and abundance of the sun. The celebration begins with a “Heart Warriors” meditation followed by service with music, readings and Rev. Ali’s message, “The Noble Path of the Sun.”

10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sunday, June 18, Satya Center Sunday Services, 2261 Adams Ave., Ogden. FREE.

The Front Climbing Club and The YogaLoft present the first annual summer solstice yoga. Join in celebrating the longest, sunniest day of the year with 108 sun salutations. This practice is light and accessible for all. 

7:30 - 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 20, Ogden Amphitheater, 343 E. 25th St., Ogden. FREE

Join Stephanie from The Lotus Wellness Spot in bringing in the new fire season of summer with a spicy Vinyasa flow. Bring a yoga mat, water and an open heart.

6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 20, Ogden Amphitheater, 343 E. 25th St., Ogden. FREE

As the longest day of the year, summer solstice is a powerful day to celebrate the light of conscious awareness within ourselves, to step into our own brightness and stand tall in our whole truth. Join Lin Steffey for a practice of movement, breath and incredible live music to celebrate the fullness of the light. Donation based class with all donations going to the musicians.

8:30 - 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 20, Infusion Yoga & Pilates Studios, 273 W. 500 South, Suite 20, Bountiful. 

Celebrate the summer solstice with Sound Baths for the Soul, a group sound meditation that uses the tones and vibrations of crystal singing bowls, metal singing bowls, chimes and drums. Participants can experience peace, calmness and a deep state of relaxation as the healing frequencies move through their physical and energetic bodies naturally assisting in the release of stress, tension and holistic healing.

7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 20, Sacred Energy Empowerment Center, 261 E. 4500 South, Salt Lake City. Tickets at http://bit.ly/2sH7Hl8. $11.11.

 

Head on down to the grand opening of the courtyard and the first official day of summer. Enjoy yard games, live music by The Number Ones, dry needling from ForeFront Physical Therapy, slacklining, food from Komrades, and beer from Red Rock Brewing (first one free).

6 - 11 p.m. Tuesday, June 20, The Front Climbing Club, 1470 S. 400 West, Salt Lake City. Free for members, $11 for non-members. 

 

Levitate Love and Studio 99 invite you to a beautiful summer solstice celebration featuring meditation, wonderful food and sharing loving Reiki energy. Bring a pillow, cushion, or blanket. Stick around for a movie after. 

7 p.m. - midnight Tuesday, June 20, Studio 99, 1765 S. 900 West #99, Salt Lake City. FREE.

Join Athleta for their 2nd annual Summer SOULstice Yoga celebration with Cynthia Wand. Come honor the freedom and joy that comes with the beginning of this SOULfull season. Share in a practice infused with intention, breath, playfulness, strength and embracing the light and warmth of our own hearts, allowing our shadows to fall behind us and new beginnings to arise.

7:30 - 9 p.m., Wednesday, June 21, City Creek Center, 50 S. Main St., Salt Lake City. FREE.

Celebrate the longest day of the year with this great Heber Valley celebration! Includes many free activities throughout the day. Short, scenic 40-minute round trip train rides are just $5, and run throughout the day and evening.

8 a.m. - 11 p.m. Wednesday, June 21, Heber Valley Railroad, 450 S. 600 West, Heber City. 

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