Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report 8-27-20


Outdoors Report

Salt Lake Tribune: Great Salt Lake can be saved, but only with some big changes, report says

Salt Lake Tribune: Can chemical treatments reduce toxic algal blooms on Utah Lake?

— Utah DWR proposes handful of statewide, local fishing regulation changes Need a new hike to experience? Try Bloods Lake Trail BLM’s new San Rafael Desert vehicle-use plan receives mixed reaction


— Random Acts Series: Wildwing, Cache Arts, Friday, 7 p.m., The Ellen Eccles Theatre, 43 South Main, Logan, $8

— Tribute Night, Friday, 7 p.m., Zermatt Resort, 784 West Resort Drive, Midway, free

— 2020 Drive-In “Un”Common Concerts: Charley Jenkins Band, Holladay Arts, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Highland Drive and Donelson Lane (5165 South), Holladay

— Back to School Concert feat: Slow Ride, Saturday, 6 p.m., University Place Orem, 575 East University Parkway, Orem

— Lyceum Philharmonic Concert at Ashton Gardens, Saturday, 7 p.m., Thanksgiving Point, 3003 North Thanksgiving Way, Lehi

— Random Acts Series: Zootah: Past, Present, and Future Logan’s Hometown Zoo, Cache Arts, Saturday, 7 p.m., The Ellen Eccles Theatre, 43 South Main, Logan, $6

— Summer Concert Series, Saturday, 3 – 5 p.m., Camp Floyd State Park and Stagecoach Inn Museum, 18035 West 1540 North, Cedar Valley


— “The Music Man” through August 29, American Fork Community Theater

— “Forever Plaid” through September 5, Covey Center for the Arts

— “Mary Poppins” through September 5, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Window Seat Sessions” through September 5, Good Company Theatre

— “Finding the Fickle Fortune” through September 12, Pickleville Playhouse

— “Little Women” through September 12, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through September 19, St. George Musical Theater

Et cetra

— “I Have a Dream Train,” Friday, 7 p.m., Heber Valley Railroad, 450 South 600 West, Heber City

— Touba, DOCUTAH International Documentary Film Festival, Friday, 7 p.m., Main Street Theaters, 905 South Main Street, Saint George

— Box Elder County Fair, Friday and Saturday, Box Elder County Fairgrounds, 320 North 1000 West, Tremonton

Provo Open Air Art Show, Friday and Saturday, 5 – 8 p.m., Provo Veterans Memorial Park, 800 East Center Street, Provo

— Midvale Drive-In: Song of the Sea, Utah Film Center, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., 7301 South 900 East, Salt Lake City

— Nights Under Lights, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Loveland Living Planet Aquarium, 12033 South Lone Peak Parkway, Draper

— Pa (Water) Celebration! Saturday, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Fremont Indian State Park and Museum, 3820 West Clear Creek Canyon Rd., Sevier

Dinah SOAR Days Hot Air Balloon Festival, through Sunday, various venues in Vernal

— Downtown Farmer’s Market, Saturdays, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m., through October 24, Pioneer Park, 350 West Broadway, Salt Lake City