Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

— Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Desert Voices Trail — Dinosaur National Monument

— Tribune: In this Cedar City studio, a passion for the outdoors carved in wood 

— Tribune: Exploring Utah: On the wonders of dinosaurs — at any age

— Tribune: Camping in Utah over the July Fourth holiday? Here’s what you need to know about fire restrictions 

— Tribune: Your guide to fishing over the July Fourth holiday weekend in Utah

Weekend Events

New Films

— Baby Driver:Tribune review 

— The Beguiled: Tribune review 

— Dean: Tribune review 

— The Hero: Tribune review 


— Patriotic Celebration featuring Lisa Vroman, Utah Symphony, Friday, Snowbasin Resort, 3925 East Snowbasin Road, Huntsville, $5-$45

— Pops Concert, American West Symphony of Sandy, Friday, 8 p.m., Sandy Amphitheater, 1245 East 9400 South, Sandy, free

Murray Symphony Orchestra, Saturday, 8 p.m., Hillcrest Junior High School, 178 E 5300 S, Murray, $6

Deer Valley Music Festival, through August 5, Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater and St. Mary’s Church, Park City, $15-$36

— Concerts in the Park, Tuesdays and Fridays through August, 7:30 p.m., Brigham Young Historic Park, North Temple and State Street, Salt Lake City, free

— Organ concerts, every Saturday, noon, and every Sunday, 2 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free


— “The Three Musketeers” through June 30, Cobb & Co Theater Productions

— “Curtains” through July 1, Sugar Factory Playhouse

— “The Importance of Being Earnest” through July 1, Pinnacle Acting Company

— “Singin’ In the Rain” through July 1, Outlaw Trail Theater, Vernal

— “Steel Magnolias” through July 1, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “The Whale” through July 1, The Hive Theatre Company

— “Høüses” through July 2, Riot Act Theatre 

— “Peter and the Starcatcher” through July 8, Empress Theatre

— “1776” through July 15, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Annie Get Your Gun” through July 15, High Valley Arts

— “A Night at The Imperial” through July 29, Off Broadway Theatre

— “Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” through August 5,  Lyric Repertory Company

— “Wait Until Dark” through August 5,  Lyric Repertory Company

— “Disney’s Tarzan” through August 6, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Seussical” through August 7, Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre

— “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through August 12, Hale Centre Theatre

— “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare…Abridged” through August 17, Lyric Repertory Company

— “The 3 Amigos” through August 19, Desert Star Playhouse

— “Saturday’s Voyeur” through August 28, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “Shrek the Musical” through September 1, Pickleville Playhouse

— “As You Like It” through September 7, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Shakespeare in Love” through September 8, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “LOVE & DEATH vs EL BANDITO” through September 9, Pickleville Playhouse

— “Romeo and Juliet” through September 9, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Disney’s Newsies” through October 18,  Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Shrek the Musical” through October 20, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

Museum Exhibits

 93rd Annual Spring Salon Exhibition through July 8; The Classical Tradition: Serenity, Simplicity and Harmony Exhibition through August 5; Sanctuaries of Mind Exhibition through September 2018, Springville Museum of Art

 Out Loud: Identities, Symbolism, and the Self Exhibition through July 8; Rona Pondick and Robert FeintuchHeads, Hands, Feet; Sleeping, Holding, Dreaming, DyingScott Horsley: I Learned it from Watching You Exhibitions through July 15; Céline Downen: Beehive Works Exhibition through August 5; Willow Skye-Biggs: Tastes Like Mandy Exhibition through August 12; Michael Ryan Handley: Sublimation Exhibition through September 9; Spy Hop: Safe and Sound Exhibition through September 23, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

— Playground Exhibition through July 8; e.g. Annie Poon: Split House Exhibition through summer 2017; Work in Progress Exhibition through September 9; Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 29 Exhibition through 2018; Shaping America: Selected Works from the Permanent Collection of American Art Exhibition through March 2018; To Magnify the Lord: Six Centuries of Art and Devotion Exhibition on view through summer 2019, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

— Ink for Alaska Exhibition through August 13; Richard Serra: Prints Exhibition through August 20, Kimball Art Center

Et cetra

Last Friday Gallery Stroll, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., Park City

Cache Valley Cruise In, Friday and Saturday, Cache County Fairgrounds, 400 South 400 West, Logan

Pleasant Valley Days, Friday and Saturday, Scofield State Park, Price

Freedom Days, through Monday, Center Street, Provo