Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

 Tribune: Utah Hike of the week: LaVerkin Creek — Zion National Park 

— TribuneUtah Bucket List: Riding with cattle, family, history on the Tavaputs Plateau 

 Tribune: Recreation: Hiking meetup group stokes new relationships 

— For the latest wildlife news and information and the fishing report visit the DWR website

Weekend Events

New Films 

— The Grand Seduction: Tribune review 

— Planes: Fire & Rescue: Tribune review 

— Venus in Fur: Tribune review


— “Faith of Our Fathers,” Utah Voices and the 23rd Army Band, Friday, 7 p.m., Bountiful City Park, 200 West 400 North, Bountiful, free

— Pioneer Day Concert, Mormon Tabernacle Choir and the Orchestra at Temple Square, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., LDS Conference Center, 60 West North Temple, Salt Lake City, free, but tickets required

Piper Down Irish Music Festival, Saturday, 1 p.m., Ogden City Amphitheater, 343 25th Street, Ogden, $15

— Cool Air Concert Series, Saturdays, 6 p.m., through August 9, Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort

— Deer Valley Music Festival, through August 9, venues vary

Park City Beethoven Festival, through August 11, venues vary

— Concerts in the Park, Fridays, 7:30 p.m. through August 29, Brigham Young Historic Park, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

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


— “Anni of Aquamarine Gables” through July 19, Off Broadway Theatre

— “Into the Woods” through July 19, Midvale Arts Council

— “The Addams Family” through July 26, Empress Theatre

— “A Chorus Line” through July 27, Egyptian Theatre, Park City

— “Musical of Musicals (The Musical)” through July 29, Caine Lyric Repertory Theatre

— “Tons of Money” through July 31, Caine Lyric Repertory Theatre

— “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” through August 2, Caine Lyric Repertory Theatre

— “Vanessa” through August 2, Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre 

— “Nunsense” through August 8, Neil Simon Festival

— “Oklahoma!” through August 8, Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre 

— “Greater Tuna” through August 9, Neil Simon Festival

— “Les Misérables” through August 9,Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre 

— “Man of La Mancha” through August 9, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Mary Poppins” through August 9, Hale Centre Theatre

— “The Student Prince” through August 9, Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre 

— “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” through August 9, Neil Simon Festival

— “Laughter on the 23rd Floor” through August 8, Neil Simon Festival

— “Calamity Jane: Cowgirls Just Wanna Have Fun” through August 23, Deseret Star Playhouse

— “Wicked” through August 24, Capitol Theatre

— “Measure for Measure” through August 29, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Sense and Sensibility” through August 29, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “The Comedy of Errors” through August 30, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” through August 30, Pickleville Playhouse

— “Henry IV Part One” through August 30, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Into the Woods” through August 30, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Saturday’s Voyeur 2014” through August 31, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “Who Shot Juanito Bandito? Reimagined” through September 6, Pickleville Playhouse

— “Twelfth Night” through October 17, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “The Wizard of Oz” through October 17, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Disney’s the Little Mermaid” through October 18, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

Museum Exhibits

— Carol Boecklin: Postcards Exhibition through July 20; Elliott Erwitt: Dog Dogs Exhibition through August 10, Kimball Art Center

–  Simpler, Brighter, Stronger: Southwestern Art and Early Modernism, 1910-1960 Exhibition through July 26; Edward Burtysnsky: the Industrial Sublime Exhibition through Summer 2014; e.g. Sarah O Donnell Exhibition through August 9; Fabric of Belonging: Exotic Quilts from Pakistan & India Exhibition through November 28; CUT! Costume and the Cinema Exhibition through December 6; Brigham Young University Museum of Art 

 Exploring Sustainability Exhibition through July 28;  salt 9: Jillian Mayer Exhibition through August 17; Creation and Erasure: Art of the Bingham Canyon Mine Exhibition through September 28; Moksha: Photography by Fazal Sheikh Exhibition through November 30; LAWRENCE WEINER: BENT TO A STRAIGHT AND NARROW AT A POINT OF PASSAGE Exhibition, Utah Museum of Fine Arts 

— Christopher Kelly: GOD COMPLEX Exhibition through August 16; CLUI: Houston Petrochemical Corridor Landscan Exhibition through August 23; In Motion: Borders and Migrations Exhibition through September 27; Bikuben Exhibition through December 20;Cultural Cartographies Exhibition through January 31, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

 Gone to Paris: Utah Artists Abroad Exhibition through September 21; Face-Off: Portraits by Casey Childs Exhibition through January 4, Voices: People, Places and Ideas in Utah Art Exhibition through June 1, 2016; Soviet Impressionist Paintings Exhibition ongoing, Springville Museum of Art 

Et cetra

Salt Lake Gallery Stroll, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., various locations

Draper Days, Friday and Saturday, Draper City Park, 12500 South 1300 East, Draper

— Llama Fest, Saturday, 5 – 8 p.m., Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple, 8628 South Main Street, Spanish Fork

— Millcreek Venture Out Festival Series, Fridays through August 22, 5:30 – 11 p.m., venues vary

— Downtown Farmers Market, Saturdays, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., through October 25, Pioneer Park, 300 S. 300 W., Salt Lake City