Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

— TribuneUtah Hike of the week: South Fork of Deaf Smith Canyon in Cottonwood Heights 

— TribuneVernal has growing system of trails, but for how long? 

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— Deepsea Challenge 3D: Tribune review 

— The Hundred-Foot Journey: Tribune review 

— Into the Storm: Tribune review

— Mood Indigo: Tribune review 

— A Summer’s Tale: Tribune review 

— Yves Saint Laurent: Tribune review 


— CityJazz Big Band, Saturday, 8 p.m., Murray Park Amphitheater, 495 East 5300 South, Salt Lake City, $5

— Cool Air Concert Series, Saturday, 6 p.m., Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort, free

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

— Josh Wright, Excellence in the Community Concert Series, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 South 1825 West, West Jordan, free

— Ultimi, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall on Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

 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


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

— “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 

— “Twelfth Night” through August 9, Egyptian Theatre, Park City

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

— “Footloose, the Musical” through August 16, Sandy Amphitheater

— “The Taming of the Shrew” through August 17, New World Shakespeare Company

— “Into the Woods” through August 18, Riverton Arts Council 

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

— “Into the Woods” through August 23, The Echo Theatre 

— “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

– 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

 Elliott Erwitt: Dog Dogs Exhibition through August 10; American Travels: Paintings by Greta Van Campen Exhibition through September 21, Kimball Art Center

— 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

—  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 

 41st Annual Quilt Show Exhibition through August 31; 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

Sugar House Art Walk, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., Sugar House

Bountiful/Davis Art Center Summerfest, Friday and Saturday, Bountiful City Park, 200 W. 400 N., Bountiful

Craft Lake City, Gallivan Center, 239 S. Main Street, Salt Lake City

Friendly Island Festival, Friday and Saturday, Fairmont Park, 1049 Sugarmont Dr., Salt Lake City

Sandy Hot Air Balloon Festival, Friday and Saturday, Storm Mountain Park, 11400 South 1000 East, Sandy

Railroader’s Festival, Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Golden Spike National Historic Site Visitor’s Center

— 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