Updated March 24, 2020 at 9:00 am MDT
The Utah Department of Health, in coordination with the Governor’s Office and Utah COVID-19 Community Task Force, issued an order to all restaurants, bars, and food service establishments in the state of Utah to suspend dine-in operations for a period of two weeks beginning Wednesday, March 18, at 11:59 p.m.
Davis County Tourism and Events is actively working on updating all of the Davis County restaurants that are listed here and what services they will be offering during the COVID-19 outbreak. Please visit our “All Restaurants” page to find details on specific restaurants and what their various pick up or delivery options are during this time. We also encourage you to call or visit restaurant websites directly to see what services they will offering as information can change by the day. You can access a list of all 400+ restaurants in Davis County and their contact information here.
Updated March 17, 2020 at 2:00 pm MDT
To assist visitors with travel decisions during the outbreak of COVID-19, Davis County Tourism and Events is working to share the most up-to-date information from resources such as the CDC, WHO, state agencies, and Davis County Health Department.
As of March 16, 2020, there are no restrictions for traveling in the United States and Utah. Davis County invites healthy, responsible visitors to still enjoy our beautiful natural playground and support our local businesses. Our top priority is the health and safety of our communities and visitors during this uncertain time. We are confident that our businesses and industry partners are actively doing their part in slowing down the spread. Davis County Tourism and Events is united with County, State, and National authorities in the current measures that have been taken to prevent further spread of COVID-19. Please check back frequently for new travel updates.
Davis County sits on the bench of some of the best mountains in the state of Utah and is home to one of the most unique State Parks, Antelope Island. During this time of social distancing, if you are able, we welcome you to explore our wide-open spaces and enjoy the beginnings of warm weather. Antelope Island State Park remains open and provides several outdoor recreation activities for all ages and interests, however the Visitors Center and gift shop is closed. Other Davis County outdoor activities include:
- 10 Best Hikes in Davis County
- New Fruit Loops Biking Trail in Fruit Heights
- Bird Watching at Farmington Bay
- Golfing in Davis County
We encourage you to support small businesses during this difficult time, especially our local restaurants as many will be providing take out or drive up services while social distancing is being recommended. View Davis County restaurants here.
- The White House issued new COVID-19 guidelines on March 16th recommending citizens to avoid social gatherings in groups of more than ten people
- The Utah Department of Health is encouraging everyone to take serious precautions, especially staying at least six feet away from other people and staying home if showing any symptoms.
- Gov. Gary Herbert and the Utah Coronavirus Task Force are recommending gatherings of more than 100 people be canceled for two weeks beginning March 16 to slow the spread of COVID-19. Check event calendars if your travel to Davis County was event-based.
- When traveling, always exercise healthy travel habits and to follow the CDC’s official information for travelers.
Ultimately, it is your personal decision whether or not to travel. Please use extra precautions and follow the below health tips recommended by CDC:
Health Tips (from CDC)
- Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds especially after you have been in a public place, or after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick
- Stay home if you are sick, except to get medical care
- Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze or use the inside of your elbow
- Clean AND disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily. This includes tables, doorknobs, light switches, countertops, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets, and sinks
General COVID-19 Information
- Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
- World Health Organization
- Print Resources – handouts and posters
- Educational videos
- @CDCgov on Twitter
Key Resources and Travel Information
Closures in Davis County
*Please contact businesses directly for the most up-to-date information
Updated March 23, 2020 at 9:00 am MDT
Antelope Island State Park: OPEN (Visitor Center and Gift Shop CLOSED)
As You Wish Pottery: OPEN
Bountiful Davis Arts Center: OPEN
Bountiful Main Street: OPEN
Dart Side: Reservations only
Layton Hills Mall: OPEN but contact stores directly for information on closures or changes in hours of operation
SeaQuest Interactive Aquarium: OPEN on weekends: Fri-Sat 12-5 pm, Sun 12-6 pm
Station Park: OPEN but contact stores directly for information on closures or changes in hours of operation
Lagoon: CLOSED. Season opening date TBD
Antelope eBikes: CLOSED
Allegiant Nonstop Family Entertainment Center: CLOSED
Bountiful Museum and Learning Center: CLOSED
CenterPoint Legacy Theatre: CLOSED
Davis Conference Center: CLOSED through March 30th
Davis County Libraries: CLOSED
George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Wildlife Education Center: Facilities CLOSED; Trails OPEN
Great Room Escape: CLOSED
Hands On Art 4 Everyone: CLOSED
Hill Aerospace Museum: CLOSED
Layton Herritgae Museum: CLOSED
Legacy Events Center: CLOSED through March 30th
On Pitch Performing Arts Center: CLOSED
The Rush Funplex: CLOSED
South Davis Rec Center: CLOSED
Snowbasin Ski Resort: CLOSED
Syracuse City Museum: CLOSED
Urban Air Trampoline Park: CLOSED
Whitaker Museum: CLOSED