Santa Clara's Annual Swiss Days Celebration is truely a home-town celebration full of history and fun! Santa Clara celebrated its first Swiss Days in 1990 in tribute to the town's pioneer heritage in which Swiss members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints settled in Santa Clara in 1861.
Swiss Days includes a 5 kilometer run/walk, pancake breakfast, and of course the Swiss Days Parade. The parade begins at 9:30 a.m. at the Jacob Hamblin Home on Santa Clara Drive and continues just pass the Town Hall, showcasing everything from Harley Davidson motorcycles, antique cars, the Grand Marshall, local businesses and schools, live animals, and homemade floats. The festival will also include a Red Rock Car Show at Canyon View Park, in addition to continuous entertainment, dog agility demonstrations, heritage displays, pioneer craft demonstrations, family history lectures, children's activities, and more.
Swiss Days Events
The Santa Clara Swiss Days Celebration is full of exciting events and activities.
Shuttle Bus & Parking: Follow the signs to parking lots and ride a shuttle bus, or walk to the events. Parking will be limited. Parking maps are available online, at the Santa Clara Chevron, and at the Dutchman's Sinclair gas stations.
Entry Forms for the 5K, Parade, Swiss Miss & Mr, Pie Contest, and Vending Applications are available below the events, or at the Santa Clara Town Hall. Call 673-6712 ext. 201 for more information.
2014 Swiss Days September 25-27
Friday Shuttle: 5:00 – 9:30 p.m. 3 lots. Look for signs on Santa Clara Drive.
Saturday Shuttle: 5:45 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Full route/multiple stops. Follow the signs to parking lots and catch one of six shuttle buses. Parking lot maps available online and prior to event at City office. Watch for interrup-tion during parade and 5K.
Call 435-673-6712 ext. 201 for more information on parking and shuttle service.
|Swiss Days 5K Run|
|Pie Baking Contest|
|Red Rocks Car Show Application|
|Red Rocks Car Show Poster|
|Swiss Miss Entry Form|