Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Weekend Events

Outdoors Report

— Looking for a short waterfall hike? Donut Falls has you covered

—  Digging for treasures on Saltair ground is illegal, but hobbyists argue for it

 Tribune: Utah is the first state to earn three stars for the iconic Michelin travel guide, and that may lead to a boost in tourists 

New Films

— Ant-Man and the Wasp: Tribune review 


— Utah Symphony Under the Stars – Patriotic Pops, Friday, 8 p.m., Snowbasin Resort, 3925 East Snowbasin Road, Huntsville, $5-$50

Beehive Statesmen, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall on Temple Square, 50 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, free

— “A Night at the Show,” Murray Concert Band, Saturday, 8 p.m., Murray Park Amphitheater, 495 East 5300 South, Salt Lake City, $3-$5

— “Voices of Liberty,” Sunday, 7 p.m., Kenley Amphitheater, 403 North Wasatch Drive, Layton, free

Deer Valley Music Festival, through August 10, Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, 2250 Deer Valley Drive South, Park City

— 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

— “The Who’s Tommy” through June 30, Ziegfeld Theater 

— “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” through June 30, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Into the Woods” through July 7, Outlaw Trail Theater, Vernal

— “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” through July 7, Grassroots Shakespeare Company

— “Two Noble Kinsmen” through July 7, Grassroots Shakespeare Company

— “Crazy for You” through July 14, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Seussical Jr.” through July 14, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “Willy Wonka, the Musical” through July 14, High Valley Arts

— “Doctor U” through July 21, Off Broadway Theatre

— “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through July 21, Terrace Plaza Playhouse

— “Little Shop of Horrors” through July 21, St. George Musical Theater

— “Sense & Sensibility” through July 28, Lyric Repertory Company

— “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown” through August 1, Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre

— “Grey Gardens” through August 3, Lyric Repertory Company

— “Peter and the Starcatcher” through August 4, Lyric Repertory Company

— “Annie” through August 11, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Law & Disorder – CS:I Did What?!” through August 18, Desert Star Playhouse

— “Disney’s Tarzan” through August 31, Pickleville Playhouse

— “Big River” through September 1, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Newsies” through September 1, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Saturday’s Voyeur 2018” through September 2, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “Henry VI Part One” through September 6, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “The Merchant of Venice” through September 7, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “The Merry Wives of Windsor” through September 8, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Who Shot Juanito Bandito” through September 8, Pickleville Playhouse

— “The Foreigner” through October 13, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Othello” through October 13, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Matilda: The Musical” through October 18, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Cinderella” through October 19, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

Museum Exhibits

 94th Annual Spring Salon Exhibition through July 7; Sanctuaries of Mind Exhibition through summer 2019; Round Up: Icons of the West Exhibition through June 19, 2021, Favorite Ladies: Patterns, People, and Play, SMA: Milestones and Memories Exhibitions ongoing, Springville Museum of Art

Historias de Ayer y Hoy | Stories of Yesterday and Today Exhibition through July 8, Kimball Art Center 

— Out Loud: Mostly Human Exhibition through July 14; Chase Westfall: Control Exhibition through August 9; Buster Graybill: Informalism Exhibition through September 8; Josh Samson: The Identity Project Exhibition through October 13, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

— Nina Katchadourian: Curiouser Exhibition through August 11; Adrien Paci: Albanian Stories, Dana Gluckstein—DIGNITY: Tribes in Transition, Rick Shaefer: Refugee Trilogy, Exhibitions through September 29; Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 29 Exhibition through 2018; To Magnify the Lord: Six Centuries of Art and Devotion Exhibition on view through summer 2019, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

— Chiura Obata: An American Modern Exhibition through September 2; Spencer Finch: Great Salt Lake and Vicinity ongoing exhibitions: Arts of AfricaAmerican and Regional Art: Mythmaking and Truth-Telling; Chinese Art: Emulation and Innovation; European Art; Ancient Mediterranean Art: Res Mortis; Ancient Mesoamerica; Modern and Contemporary Art: A Fuller Picture; Arts of the Pacific; Greater Merit: The Temple and Image in South Asia, Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Et cetra

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

Taylorsville Dayzz, Friday and Saturday, Taylorsville Valley Regional Park, 5100 South 2700 West, Taylorsville

— World Connections Children’s Festival, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., Discovery Gateway, 444 West 100 South, Salt Lake City