Spring Rendezvous: Held Easter Weekend each year, this event marks the opening of our season. Join us April 4 & 5, 2015 for a recreation of the fur trade era gatherings of trappers and Native Americans. With shooting contests, canoe races, trader’s row and primitive camping. This family event offers something for everyone.

2015 Registration Form (PDF)

OFOAM Music Festival: Ogden Friends of Acoustic Music is presenting its 8th annual three day music festival May 29-May 31, 2015. Come and enjoy a variety of music, food and fun. Please visit for ticket information, volunteer opportunities and for more information on the Festival line up and artists.

For camping during the Festival, please call Weber County Parks at 801-399-8491.

*The 3rd Annual Ogden Roots & Blues Festival will be held August 21-23 at North Fork Park in Liberty, Utah. For more information, please visit

For camp reservations, please call Weber County Parks at 801-399-8491.


Hurt In The Dirt: Visit for prices, course and registration information.

Raise your glass!  It's time for another round of Hurt In The Dirt at Ogden's Fort Buenaventura!  On August 22, 2015, hundreds of Utah's grittiest athletes will gather for a day full of challenging natural terrain, fun with friends, and an energy filled Festival Village full of music, food and Ogden's finest liquid recovery!  Come get rowdy with your friends and enjoy this authentic O-Town style throw down..."You might need your MOMMY after this event"!

This year there are even more ways to Pick Your Pain!  Hurt in the Dirt is 100% man made obstacles and no gimmicks.  You won't find rope swings, mud slides or military walls but we guarantee you will encounter every challenge that Mother Nature intended you to play on while you are here!  "Get Out And Live!" - GOAL Foundation


Turkey Shoot: Held the weekend before Thanksgiving, this is your opportunity to dust off the ol’ smokepole and win your dinner. Blackpowder shotgun and rifle contests fill the morning. Come early and shoot often! Join us November 21, 2015!

Movies at the Fort : 2014 Movie at the Fort dates will be determined at a later time. Please call 801-399-8491 for more information.



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