Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Red Pine Lake — Little Cottonwood Canyon 

— TribuneCanyonlands: An unfinished conservation struggle

— TribuneMeet four champions of Canyonlands 

Tribune: Recreation: Fall leaves draw Utahns outside 

Tribune: Utah rivers running red with salmon 

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— Believe: Tribune review

— Dolphin Tale 2: Tribune review

— The Drop: Tribune review

— The Trip to Italy: Tribune review


— “The Three Questions,” Children’s Dance Theatre, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, 3750 Harrison Boulevard, Ogden, $11-$15

— Mahler’s Symphony No. 1, Utah Symphony, Saturday, 11 a.m. and 8 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City, $18-$69

— “Orpheus Lex,” Salt Lake Choral Artists, Saturday, 7 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $10-$20

[email protected] Faculty Spotlight: Caleb Harris and Eleanor Cox, Sunday, 7 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, free

— Sunday in the Park, NOVA Chamber Music Series, 3 p.m., Meditation Chapel in Memory Grove Park, 450 North Canyon Road, Salt Lake City, free – $25

— Eccles Organ Festival, 2nd Sunday of each month, through February 8, 8 p.m., Cathedral of the Madeleine,  331 East South Temple, Salt Lake City, free

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


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

— “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” through September 13, Next Stage Productions 

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

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

— “Steel Magnolias” through September 20, Sugar Factory Playhouse

— “The Waiters” through September 20, Good Company Theatre

— “The Producers” through September 21, Egyptian Theatre, Park City

— “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” through September 27, Pioneer Theatre Company

— “The Color Purple” through September 27, Wasatch Theatre Company 

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

— “Forever Plaid” through September 27, Grand Theatre

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

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

— “HECUBA” through September 28, Classical Greek Theatre Festival 

— “The Addams Family” through October 4, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “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

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

 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 

 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

— 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

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

9th and 9th Street Festival, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., 900 S. 900 E., Salt Lake City

Avenues Street Fair, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Fourth Avenue and K Street, Salt Lake City

— Family Art Saturday: Color Eruption! Saturday, 2 – 4 p.m., Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

— Festival of India, Saturday, 5 p.m., Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple, 8628 S. State Road, Spanish Fork, $1-$3

Utah Brazilian Festival, Saturday, 1 – 7 p.m., The Gateway, 18 North Rio Grande Street, Salt Lake City,

— Oktoberfest, through October 12, Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort 

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