Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report 6-5-20

Outdoors Report

— Salt Lake TribuneRegulations finally coming for scenic air tours over Utah’s national parks

— Salt Lake TribuneNature Conservancy buys stretch along Virgin River for $4.3M, protecting vital wildlife corridor near Zion National Park 

— 3 reasons Flaming Gorge should be on your summer vacation list

— KSL.comHow to go rock climbing outside safely during a global pandemic

— KSL.comCampground use increases in pandemic, sparking bad behavior

— KSL.com3 places to go whitewater rafting around Utah 

Venues and Organizations Re-Opening

— Alf Engen Ski Museum 

— 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 

— Historic Wendover Airfield Museum 

— ImprovBroadway 

Lagoon Amusement Park 

— Legacy School of Dance 

— Lyrical Opera Theatre 

— Make Salt Lake 

The Monarch 

— Parker Theatre 

— Redwood Drive-In Theatre 

— Salt Lake Bicycle Tours 

— Salt Lake Running Company 

 SCERA Center

— St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm 

— St. George Musical Theater

 Thanksgiving Point

— This Is the Place Heritage Park 

— Tracy Aviary

— Tuacahn Amphitheater

— Uintah County Heritage Museum 

— Urban Arts Gallery 

— Utah Artists School of Ballet

— Utah’s Hogle Zoo 

— Utah State University Extension – Weber 

— Wheeler Historic Farm

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 


— “The Corona Conundrum” through June 6, Parker Theatre

— “The Scarlet Pimpernel” through June 20, SCERA Center

— “Hairspray” through June 27, Hurricane Valley Theatrical Company 

— Hale Centre Theatre Brighter Days 

— On Pitch Performing Arts Virtual Concerts

— Pioneer Theatre Company The Show Goes On..Line

— Salt Lake Acting Company: We Got This Story Collection

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


— The Depot SLC

— 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

The Greatest Showman, Movie Sing-Along, Friday, 9 p.m., Murray Park Amphitheater, 495 East 5300 South, Salt Lake City

— Baby Animal Birthday Party, Friday and Saturday, Thanksgiving Point, 3003 North Thanksgiving Way, Lehi

— Full Moon Lift Rides, Friday and Saturday, 8:30 – 11 p.m., Sundance Resort, 8841 North Alpine Loop Road, Provo

Community Marketplace, Saturday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Tooele Valley Wellness and Community Center, 140 East 200 South, Tooele