Jul 16 2020
2020 Pioneers of Progress Awards Gala Banquet -CANCELLED

2020 Pioneers of Progress Awards Gala Banquet -CANCELLED

Presented by Days of 47 at Salt Lake City Marriott City Center

In light of current and anticipated circumstances of the Covid-19 Pandemic, all events of the annual Days of ’47 Pioneer Day Celebration scheduled for July 2020 will be postponed until July 2021 — including the Parade, Rodeo, Pioneers of Progress Dinner, Sunrise Service, Royalty Pageant, and Pops Concert.


The Pioneers of Progress Awards were instituted in 1995 to recognize service and achievement in modern-day pioneering. These awards honor those who continue Utah’s rich heritage of vision, industry, integrity, sacrifice and courage. Honorees are selected in the following categories:

Science & Technology
Business & Enterprise
Health & Humanitarian Assistance
Sportsmanship & Athletics
Historic & Creative Arts
Legacy (posthumous)

Admission Info

“Tickets are limited. For more information or to purchase tickets for the dinner, please contact Margo Ayre at 801-495-3766 or mayre@xmission.com

Dates & Times

2020/07/16 - 2020/07/16

Additional time info:

Reception @ 6:30pm
Dinner & Awards @ 7:00pm

Location Info

Salt Lake City Marriott City Center

220 South State Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84111