Wednesday, February 26, 2020 – 6:00 PM–8:00 PM

Come Celebrate Family Connections with Youth Activities at RootsTech!

Get ready to take your excitement for RootsTech up a notch! We’ve added some amazing activities for youth at RootsTech. Come check out special youth activities on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.!

Activities Include


Family History Twister

Come enjoy Twister with a family history . . . “twist”!



Get ready to play the “big kids” version of 4-square, with 9-square!


Virtual Reality Experience

Step into your ancestors’ shoes and explore your ancestral homelands with our VR experience!


Escape Room

Can you solve this family history mystery in time to beat the clock?


Discovery Activities

Discover more about your family connections with our discovery experiences! Find out who you most look like in your family tree, what you would look like in the traditional clothing of your homelands, and more!


Ancestor Games

Ever wonder what life was like before television and video games? What did people do for fun? Come discover the games your ancestors may have played!



Parents and Youth Leaders

If you are interested in brining your own youth or youth groups to these activities, please know that these events are in an open house style. Feel free to come and go as needed for your group. There will be no devotional, rather, activities and games will be spread throughout the Salt Palace and youth can participate in whatever they are interested in. Casual dress is recommended. If you are interested in attending and would like more information and reminders, let us know by filling out the form above.

You are also invited to share this activity with your ward and stake. You can download a promotional flyer here to share.

Download a list of activities and map of the Salt Palace here.