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Provo Marriott Hotel Resort
101 West 100 North, Provo, UT 84601 US
Enjoy the Comfort of One of Our 331 Guest Rooms, Each Equipped With a Remote-Control Tv, Phones With Voice Mail, and Multiple Data Ports. Start Your Day With a Complimentary Newspaper and Morning Coffee in Your Room. Or Sample the Many Tasteful Options We Offer in Our Restaurant and Lounges. Experience a Refreshing Change of Pace in Our Outdoor or Indoor Pool and Fitness Center.

Provo Days Inn
1675 N 200 West, Provo, UT, 84604
Four blocks from Brigham Young University, Days Inn Provo enjoys a position less than a mile from Cougar Stadium and the Marriott Center.


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The first and longest of the Florida Keys, Key Largo's main feature here is the Florida Reef at John Pennecamp State Park, a preserve of living coral reef, probably one of the most colorful in the world. Excellent location for snorkeling, scuba diving and glass-bottom boat tours.

Park City Treasure Mountain Inn
255 Main Street, Park City, UT 84060 US;
Hotel amenities include the swimming pool, cocktail lounge, and restaurant. The hotel also offers room service, babysitting, 24-hour front desk service, and valet laundry service. All rooms feature dataports, voicemail, hairdryers, coffeemakers, clock radios, and cable TV. Each of the 56 very spacious Junior Suites and Standard Suites features all the conveniences of home.

    BYU is the nation's largest church-owned university and home to over 33,200 students - belonging to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon). It's 638-acre campus is located in Provo, Utah, between the Wasatch Mountains and Utah Lake.

    BYU Consistently collects top rankings for not only the top Stone Cold Sober school but also for Best Education for the Money and Most Religious Student Body by the prestigious annual college rankings of Princeton Review.

    Brigham Young University
    [ Education / Events / Sports / Museums ]
    Provo, UT 84602; (801) 378-4511; University Website;

    Visitor Center (below) offers guided tours.

    BYU Goes On Tour
    BYU Alumni Association - calendar of BYU events touring around the country.
    Aspen Camp - Family Camp and Conference Center located outdoors at the base of Mt Timpanogas.
    BYU Bookstore - - Includes apparel, school products and LDS books.
    BYU Magazine - Current Events.
    BYU Television - - Latest Programming Schedule and Live Stream.
    More LDS Landmark Attractions in Utah -

    BYU Radio
    Internet live streaming LDS Themed news and music - and that's my nephew with the news updates.

    Marriott Center
    Completed in 1972, this 22,700-seat arena is used for basketball games, devotionals, forums, firesides, dance performances, major concerts and other community activities. This building stands 10 stories tall from floor to roof with a suspended 27,000 pound scoreboard making it the fourth largest on-campus arena in the nation.

    Lighted Candle Society
    Please help stop Bad Media's assualt on our children!
    Finding the faith for David to slay the Goliath's of our day with five small smooth stones.

    Visitors Center
    BYU Campus Visits, VCTR, Provo, UT 84602; (801) 422-4678; Center Website;
    45-minute guided Tours : 9AM-4PM every hour on the hour M-F;

    Until 1989 this house was the home of the university president. Today it houses Guest Relations and live tours of the campus start here.

    Academy Square
    Built in 1892 to replace the old Lewis Building which was destroyed by fire, Academy Square served for many years as home to Brigham Young Academy. Today it is undergoing renovation to become the new home for the Provo City Library.

    Centennial Carillon Tower
    112-foot tall tower has 52 bells that chime at regular intervals during the day.

    BYU Conference Center
    Facilities for hosting a wide range of conference workshops and other special programs. The outside walls of this beautiful building create a powerful "mirror" effect because of a thin film on the glass.

    Joseph Smith Building
    Built in 1991, it houses the Religious Education division of BYU. Courses cover ancient and modern scripture, church history, and other related theological subjects.

    Wilkinson Student Center
    Center Website;
    Student union facilities include bookstore, food court, conference room, two large ballroms, bowling alley, etc.
    Cougareat Food Court - 9 Eateries

    Central Utah Civic Services
    Central Utah Business Guide - Weblinks to major local businesses, local employment directories, realtors and home improvement services.
    Central Utah Real Estate Guide - Weblinks to major local realtors, property developers and home improvement services.
    Central Utah Community Services Guide - Party planners, wedding services, Transit, city offices, civic organizations and youth sports and scouting groups.
    Central Utah School Guide - Secondary and Higher Education
    Central Utah Street Talk - News and articles on local political action campaigns. Voice your opinion on key issues.
    Central Utah Church Guide - Faith-based Organizations


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Sundance Resort
North Fork Provo Canyon, Provo, UT, 84604
The heart of Sundance is the Sundance Village, complete with 95 guest cottage rooms, mountain homes, restaurants, an artisan center, and conference facilities tucked into the surrounding forest. Sundance is a year-round mountain community on 6,000 acres at the base of the 12,000-foot Mount Timpanogos in the north fork of Provo Canyon. The complex has restaurants, ski equipment rentals, and a full-service spa.

    BYU Colleges
    BYU offers courses in 11 colleges:
    College of Biology and Agriculture - includes coursework in microbiology, molecular biology, nutrition, dietetics, food science, life science, physiology, plant and animal sciences.
    David O. McKay School of Education - includes the Center for Improvement of Teacher Education and Schooling (CITIES)
    College of Engineering and Technology - coursework in various technologies include animation, chemicals, civil, environment, electrical, environment, computers, and mechanical.
    College of Family, Home and Social Sciences - features the school of family life, American heritage, anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, psychology and sociology.
    College of Fine Arts and Communications - school of music, broadcasting, theatre, and the arts.
    College of Health and Human Performance - advance study in the sciences of dance, exercise, health, recreation management and youth scouting.
    College of Humanities - advance study in languages, linguistics, literature and philosophy.
    J. Reuben Clark Law School - includes rigorous training in legal analysis, writing, research and simulated courtroom experience as well as externship opportunities with top law firms, goverment offices and public interest operations.
    Marriott School of Management - consistently ranked amongst the top 50 business schools in the nation with programs in accountancy, management, finance, economics, and information systems.
    College of Nursing - Over 50 Years of Nursing Arts to prepare for the role of Family Nurse Practitioner which emphasizes health promotion, health maintenance, prevention and detection of alterations in health.
    College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences - - Advance studies in chemistry, biochemistry, geology, mathematics, physics, astronomy, statistics and computer science.

    BYU Web Resources
    BYU-TV - A special selection of great family programming, including General Conference, BYU Sports, Ancestors, and more.
    BYU Continuing Education - BYU Independent Study offers over 600 accredited course offerings from 7th grade to university level.

    Other Educational Resources
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Provo National 9 Colony Inn
1380 South University Ave, Provo, UT 84601 US
The inn's amenities include the outdoor pool, complimentary continental breakfast, laundry facilities, free parking, and vending machines.

    Educational Events
    BYU Womens Conference = More than 200 presenters at some 90 sessions will discuss such topics as communication between men and women and the power of music in raising children - 1st Weekend in May
    BYU Family Expo - strengthen families and to teach parents how to raise up a righteous posterity - sponsored by the School of Family Life every year on the first Monday and Tuesday following LDS Spring Conference
    BYU Education Week - More than 1,000 classes on hundreds of topics and entertaining evening performances - Late Aug
    BYU Especially For Youth - Famous weekly resident camp sessions that run from May to July that included education, devotionals, music, dances, entertainment, . Advance Registration Required (Jan).


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Tour Park City
This mountain community is home to three world class ski resorts and hosted several alpine venues of the 2002 Winter Olympics. The historic district is a bustling year-round draw for vacationers.


Tour Southern Utah
Visit country famous for several scenic national parks - Arches, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, Grand Staircase, Lake Powell and Zion Canyon.

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    BYU Performing Arts
    The various beautiful performance groups of BYU tour frequently tour the world showcasing their unique talents.
    BYU Ballroom Dance Company - The company has toured with its variety showcase of Latin and international dance styles—including waltz, samba, foxtrot, and hustle - ten-time winner of the prestigious British Formation Championships.
    BYU Singers - Blending creative staging and vocal arrangements in an innovative framework, the Brigham Young University Singers present a captivating performance of vocal music.
    BYU Chamber Orchestra - Orchestra plays the great classical works for small orchestra as well as lighter compositions.
    BYU Dancers Company - dazzles audiences with its wide spectrum of dances styles that range from dramatic to comedic and lyrical to jazz. A winner in the American College Dance Festival competition.
    Folk Music Ensemble - Playing traditional American Cajun, bluegrass and country western music, the Folk Music Ensemble taps the roots of BYU's pioneer heritage to present a colorful display of harmony and rapid-fire instrumental work.
    International Folk Dance - A concert program of dances from more than a dozen nations performed with a beautiful array of ethnic costumes.
    Jazz Legacy - guest performer at international jazz festivals with a swinging vision of 1920s America.
    Jazz Voices - tight harmonies, rhythmic accuracy, and outstanding improvisational "scatting" abilities, Jazz Voices keeps vocal jazz enthusiasts singin' and swingin'.
    Living Legends - combines dynamic choreography of native American choreographies with the color and vitality of the dances of Polynesian and Latin American dances.
    BYU Men's Chorus - The 230 members comprise the largest collegiate male chorus in the United States.
    BYU Philharmonic Orchestra - plays compositions from all musical periods, focusing on the romantic period but also including 20th- and 21st-century music.
    Synthesis - Some of BYU's finest and most versatile musicians, perform, arrange and compose for this award-winning ensemble.
    Theatre Ballet - interprets classical and contemporary pieces with intensity and sensitivity.
    Vocal Point - founded in the tradition of college glee-clubs, but this group creates a cappella music far beyond its traditional bounds.
    BYU Wind Symphony - Playing 47 brass, woodwind, and percussion instruments, BYU's Wind Symphony delights audiences with an exhilarating kaleidoscope of music.
    BYU's Young Ambassadors - Combines contemporary music and dance for a fast-paced showcase of American musical theatre.
    The Young Company - Music, stories, and dance are woven into a magic carpet of fanciful representations of favorite fairytales and bedtime stories.

    Harris Fine Arts Center
    Open: Mon-Fri 10AM-5PM / Sat 1PM-5PM; (801) 378-4332;
    Center Website; Free Admission;

    Located in the southwest corner of the campus.

    • five concert halls including the acoustically designed de Jong Concert Hall (seats 1,600)
    • four art galleries
    • 65 practice rooms, including nine pipe organs
    • pair of rare bronze Japanese pagoda lanterns dating to 1716 A.D.

    Museum of Art [MOA]
    North Campus Drive, Provo, UT 84602-1400; (801) 422-8287; Museum Website;
    The museum and its surrounding Sculpture Garden holds more than 14,000 works of art, sculpture, historical musical instruments and other unique exhibits. It is One of the largest and best attended art museums in the Mountain West.
    BF Larson Art Gallery - BYU - Provo

    Museum of Peoples and Cultures [MPC]
    700 North 100 East (105 Allen Hall) / Provo; (801) 378-6112; Museum Website;
    Open: Mon-Fri 9AM-5PM / Sat 1PM-5PM; Free Admission;
    Housing collections from many parts of the world, this museum is a repository for the school's archaeological, ethnological and historical collections.


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Provo Residence Inn
252 West 2230 North, Provo, UT 84604 US
Residence Inn by Marriott is designed to make you feel at home for a day, a week, a month or more. Our suites give you fifty percent more space than most traditional hotel rooms. The Residence Inn Provo is located one mile from Brigham Young University and the Utah Valley Regional Medical Center and two miles from downtown. Complimentary transportation is provided to and from local attractions, businesses and the Provo Airport. * All suites feature free high speed Internet access with wireless service available in meeting space and public areas of the hotel

Provo Courtyard by Marriott
1600 North Freedom Boulevard 200 West, Provo, UT 84604 US
AAA three-diamond Courtyard Provo is conveniently located one mile from Brigham Young University and three miles from the Provo Town Center. There is a TGI Fridays on site for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Unwind in the lounge, pool, whirlpool, or exercise room. Each of the Courtyard's guestrooms has cable television, voicemail, dataport, weekday newspaper delivery, complimentary in-room coffee, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, and a comfortable sitting area.


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    BYU Cougar Sports [NCAA / MWC]
    Brigham Young University, Provo UT; Official Website;

    The BYU Cougars teams compete regularly against other schools of the Mountain West Conference
    Men's Athletics: - Baseball, basketball, cheer, football, cross country, golf, swim, dive, tennis, track & field, volleyball;
    Women's Athletics: - Softball, basketball, cheer, cross country, gymnastics, soccer, golf, swim, dive, tennis, track & field, volleyball;
    Mountain West Conference
    The Cougar Club -
    BYU Broadcasting - Sports Event Coverage
    KSL TV / Radio - Live Coverage of BYU Games
    Cougar Fan - Sports Fan Info
    Cougar Board - Sports Fan Info
    Cougar Blue - Sports Fan Info
    Cougar Sports Network - Sports Fan Info
    Deseret News - Sports Fan Info
    BYU Scout.Com - Sports Fan Info
    SL Trib - Cougar Blog - Sports Fan Info
    BYU Sports - Sports Fan Info

    BYU Sports & Dance Summer Camps [May-July]
    Brigham Young University, Provo, UT; Camp Website;
    Football, Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball, Dance, Baseball, Cheerleading, Cross Country, Diving, Golf, Gymnastics, Lacrosse, Swimming, Tennis and more - BYU sports camps are available for all levels of athletes, from those just beginning competition, to those who are highly experienced. Many campers also attend to showcase their abilities in hopes of someday earning a spot on a BYU team roster.

    Cougar Stadium
    Originally built in 1964 and expanded in 1982 to increase seating capacity to 65,000. State-of-the-art scoreboard video wall is on south side of stadium.

    Cougar Track
    This facility, located just south of Cougar Stadium, sees regular use in the spring for hosting track and field events and the Special Olympics games.

    Richards PE Building
    Housing various sports education programs, this facility includes:

    • five gymnasiums
    • three olympic size swimming pools - heated with underwater observation windows and racing lanes
    • five dance studios
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Provo Fairfield Inn
1500 South University Avenue, Provo, UT 84601 US
Fairfield Inn is Marriott's award winning economy lodging chain featuring clean, convenient quality accommodations - all for a great value. The Fairfield Inn Provo now offers complimentary wireless Internet access.

Park City Yarrow Resort Hotel
1800 Park Avenue, Park City, UT 84060 US
The Yarrow offers a variety of hotel rooms to accommodate any guests needs, from hotel rooms with two double beds or king-sized beds, to large suites with a living area and fireplace. All rooms are equipped with refrigerators and coffee makers.

Midway Creek Inn
a European style resort located in the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains. 15 minutes away from Park city Utah. Guests have access to four World Class Winter resorts. The Soldier Hollow Olympic venue and five Championship Golf courses. Inn on the Creek provides amenities including fine dining which features an award-winning wine list. A full service spa and conference and wedding services.

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