Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoors Report

— Salt Lake Tribune: Utah ski resorts emphasizing insurance in 2020-21 season pass plans 

— Salt Lake Tribune: Zion reopens, but park offerings remain slim 

— Salt Lake Tribune: As Utah’s national parks reopen, visitors should brace for a ‘new normal’

— Central Wasatch Commission approves funding for 6 projects in Cottonwood canyons

— Utah’s ‘Mighty 5’ to reopen by end of May with guidelines. Here’s what to expect at every park 

— Looking for a new skill to pass the time? Here are 5 tips to learn fly tying

— Need a new spring hike? Try Stealth Trail to Glenwild Loop

 — Could long-awaited extension between Provo River and Wasatch County trails be coming soon?

Venues and Organizations Re-Opening

— Artworks Gallery

— BallroomUtah Dance Studio

— Bipolar Art & Jewelry 

— Easely Art Studio 

— Eccles Community Art Center

— Garage on Beck

— Gardner Village

— Gilgal Sculpture Garden 

— Flamenco del Lago 

— Heber Valley Railroad 

— ImprovBroadway 

— Legacy School of Dance 

— Lyrical Opera Theatre 

— Salt Lake Bicycle Tours 

— Salt Lake Running Company 

— SCERA Center

— Thanksgiving Point

— This Is the Place Heritage Park 

— Tracy Aviary

— Tuacahn Amphitheater

— Uintah County Heritage Museum 

— Utah Artists School of Ballet

— Utah’s Hogle Zoo 

— Utah State University Extension – Weber 

Virtual Events

Worldwide Museums

— Met 360 Project

— Virtual Museum Tours

— Museum Zen Art

— Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery

— Tate Britain Museum

— Musee D’Orsay Museum

— Uffizi Gallery

— Van Gogh Museum

— Louvre Egyptian Antiquities Virtual Tour

— Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

— The British Museum

— The White House

— Palace of Versailles

— Doge’s Palace

— Anne Frank House

Local Museums

— Clark Planetarium Activities for Home

— Discovery Gateway 

— The Leonardo At Home

— Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art Virtual Tour 

— This is the Place Heritage Park

— Utah Museum of Contemporary Art: Art Everyday 

— Utah Museum of Fine Art at Home

— Woodbury Art Museum Create Club


— ACE Virtual Coloring Book

— BYU Museum of Art App

— Clever Octopus Kits

— Free Art Streamed

— Google Art & Culture Project

— Kimball Art Center Lesson Plans and ARTS Tours

— Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art Virtual Tour 

— Salt Lake Gallery Stroll

— SCERA Quarantine Art Club

— SpyHop Art Shop Classes

— SpyHop Rewired Workshops

— Utah Arts Alliance Online

— Visual Art Institute Virtual Classes 

— Woodbury Art Museum Create Club


— Hogle Zoo

— Loveland Living Planet Aquarium

— Ogden Nature Center

— Red Butte Garden Virtual Resources

— Thanksgiving Point 

— Tracy Aviary


— Covey Center for the Arts Dance Classes

— Repertory Dance Theatre Dance Classes

— Ririe Woodbury Virtual Movement Dance Classes 


— Hale Centre Theatre Brighter Days 

— On Pitch Performing Arts Virtual Concerts

— “Peter Pan” through May 16, Vernal Theatre

— Pioneer Theatre Company The Show Goes On..Line

— Salt Lake Acting Company: We Got This Story Collection

— “Who Shot Juanito Bandito?” VIRTUAL, through Sunday, Pickleville Playhouse 

Lesson Plans for Children

— Clark Planetarium Activities for Home

— Discovery Gateway

— Museum Lesson Plans

— National Student Essay Competition 

— Natural History Museum of Utah: Research Quest Live

— Red Butte Garden Virtual Resources

— SpyHop Art Shop Classes

— SpyHop Rewired Workshops

— Swaner Eco Center

— Thanksgiving Point 

— Utah Film Center

— Utah Symphony Education from Home

— Utah Opera Education from Home


— DOCUTAH International Documentary Film Festival

— Holt/Smithson Foundation Friday Films

— Salt Lake Film Society

— SpyHop Rewired Workshops

— Sundance Collab

— Tumbleweeds Film Festival On Demand 

— Utah Film Center has a variety of Film Streaming Options


— Kings English Bookshop Story Time 

— National Student Essay Competition 

— Mapping Literary Utah — SLC Library Community Resources Page

— Utah Humanities #VirtualCampfire


— “A Day in Spring” Virtual Concert, Saturday, 7 p.m., Salt Lake Children’s Choir

— The Depot SLC

— Live-Stream from Gallivan – David Park & Friends, Saturday, 8 p.m.

— Locals Lounge Every Night at 7PM

— The Metropolitan Opera

— Orchestra of Southern Utah YouTube

— SpyHop Rewired Workshops

— Utah Chamber Artists Virtual Vitruosity

— Utah Symphony YouTube


— Clark Planetarium STEM Activities for Home

— Discovery Gateway STEM Learning Lab

— SpyHop Art Shop Classes

— Stem Action Center – STEM in the Home

— Thanksgiving Point Live

Health & Wellness

— Mindfulness: Online by UMFA

— Nicole Yoga Online

— Seek Studio Everywhere 

Et cetra

— Virtual Urban Bird Festival, Saturday and Sunday, Tracy Aviary

— Baby Animal Festival Drive-Thru-Edition, through May 23, Cross E Ranch, 3500 North 2200 West, Salt Lake City

— SLC Concert Cruise, Saturday, 6 p.m., Salt Lake City