Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

— TribuneHike of the Week: Mount Olympus 

— TribuneSnowbird’s Big Mountain Trail provides thrills for bikers (video) 

— TribuneFederal proposal to protect wolverines withdrawn 

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— Dinosaur 13: Tribune review 

— If I Stay: Tribune review

— Land Ho! Tribune review

— When the Game Stands Tall: Tribune review


— Concert in the Park: Echo Band, Friday, 7 p.m., Bountiful City Park, 200 West 400 North, Bountiful

— An Evening of Music with Brandon Lee and Friends, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Fibonacci Fine Arts,1495 Black Ridge Drive, Saint George, $20

— Organ Fest VII, Friday, 8 p.m., Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 East South Temple, Salt Lake City, free

Ogden Valley Roots & Blues Festival, through Sunday, North Fork Park, 6413 North Fork Road, Eden

— 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


— “Star Spangled Girl” through August 22, Egyptian Theatre, Park City

— “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

— “Peter Pan” through September 6, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

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

— “The King and I” through September 13, Heritage Theatre

— “Beau Jest” through September 20, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Merry Wives of Windsor” through September 20, Utah Children’s Theatre 

— “Digestible Shakespeare” through September 27, Utah Children’s Theatre 

— “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” through September 27, Utah Children’s Theatre 

— “She Loves Me” through September 27, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through October 16, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “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

— 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

 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 

 American Travels: Paintings by Greta Van Campen Exhibition through September 21, Kimball Art Center

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 

– 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

Et cetra

— Blue Moon Festival, Holladay Arts, Friday, 5 – 10 p.m., Holladay City Hall 4580 South 2300 East, Salt Lake City

Great Basin Fiber Arts Fair, Friday and Saturday, Salt Lake County Equestrian Park & Event Center, 10800 South 2200 West, South Jordan

Western Legends Roundup, through Sunday, Kanab

— Millcreek Venture Out Festival Series, Fridays through August 29, 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