One of the largest cities and is well-known for its excellent residential areas and bustling commercial districts.

Welcome to Orem

Bustling and full of flavor, Orem is a town where families, college students, and retirees flourish.
One of the largest cities in Utah, Orem is well-known for its excellent residential areas and bustling commercial districts. With a wealth of shops, activities, and restaurants to explore, Orem is one of those cities that makes an imprint on all who visit. From the abundance of interesting architecture to the variety of historic buildings and exhibits, there’s always something to see and do in Orem.
The largest university in the state calls Orem home, and college students love the variety of restaurants and outdoor activities in the area. Families with small children and hardworking businessmen and women will also find plenty to do in Orem, a city with its finger on the pulse of the future.

What to Love

  • Outdoor events, parades, and festivals
  • Community-based theater and art programs
  • Utah Valley University, the largest university in Utah

Local Lifestyle

As one of the largest cities in Utah, Orem is much more than just the home of Utah Valley University. Instead, it is known as one of the creative hubs of Utah, with a wealth of theater, art, and other entertainment options that enrich the state's cultural landscape. The SCERA Center for the Arts brings inspiration to life with dance classes, voice lessons, acting classes, art classes, live theater performances, and much more. People from all walks of life, including college students who flock to Orem to enjoy the richness of the landscape and lifestyle, will love the hum of activity and bustle of the downtown area.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Orem is a foodie’s paradise, with many delectable shops and restaurants. TRUreligion Pancake & Steakhouse is a local hotspot serving expertly-prepared steak, eggs, and other brunch staples in an art-deco-inspired setting. Tucanos Brazilian Grill is a classic Brazilian steakhouse perfect for all special occasions, from date nights to delightful dinners with friends. Build a plate of sizzling meat and discover the flavors of Brazil.
5 Star BBQ in Orem is a casual barbeque restaurant that welcomes locals and tourists daily, while University Place features endless shopping and dining options in an upscale setting. Spend an afternoon exploring over 150 stores and pick up some treasures or gifts. Hale Center Theater is an acclaimed theater company that puts on impressive plays and performances and hosts classes for those who wish to perfect their craft.

Things to Do

Orem has a strong community focus, so it makes sense that this happening city hosts lots of festivals and events. Orem Summerfest happens in Scera Park every year, inviting locals to get out and discover local vendors, food trucks, and exciting performances. Orem City Center Park is one of the city’s most beloved parks, with play spaces for young visitors and beautiful walking spaces for anyone who loves nature.
Scera Shell Outdoor Theater offers everything from outdoor film screenings to live performances and world-renowned musical guests, while the Timpanogos Bluegrass Festival, hosted at the Timpanogos High School football field, invites all visitors to discover the toe-tapping joy of classic bluegrass music. Orem is a city that truly has everything from music to parades and parks.


The Alpine School District serves parts of Orem. Students appreciate Orem's variety of educational opportunities, including the acclaimed university scene. Students may attend:

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