Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

— TribuneHike of the week: Y Mountain in Provo 

— Tribune: Utah’s deer population healthier than in other states

— TribuneUtah bounty hunters kill 7,041 coyotes in a year

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— 23 Blast: Tribune review 

— The Blue Room: Tribune review

— Dear White People: Tribune review 

— John Wick: Tribune review 

— St. Vincent: Tribune review 


— Fall Church Music Festival, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall on Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

— Utah Philharmonia: Halloween Concert, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $6-$10

— Prokofiev’s Symphony No. 7, Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City $18-$69

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

— “Of Music, Myths, and Monsters,” Murray Symphony, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Murray High School, 5440 South State Street, Salt Lake City, $6

— Memorial Concert, Sunday, 8 p.m., Cathedral of the Madeleine, 239 South Main Street, Salt Lake City, free, but passes required

— Mendelssohn Octet and Celena Sings Bach, NOVA Chamber Music Series, Sunday, 3 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $5

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

— “Thriller!” Odyssey Dance Theatre, through November 1, locations vary

— 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 Marriage of Figaro” through October 25, Brigham Young University

— “I’ll Eat You Last: A Chat With Sue Mengers” through October 26, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “Dracula vs. The Mummy” through November 1, Off Broadway Theatre

— “Little Shop of Horrors” through November 1, Grand Theatre

— “The Rocky Horror Show” through November 1, Midvale Main Street Theatre

— “The Owl Girl” through November 2, University of Utah

— “Short Play Festival” through November 2, Brigham Young University

— “Arsenic and Old Lace” through November 3, Pleasant Grove Players

— “Miss Nelson is Missing” through November 7, SCERA Center for the Arts

—  “Dracula – He’s so Vein!” through November 8, Deseret Star Playhouse

— “Rapture, Blister, Burn” through November 16, Salt Lake Acting Company 

— “Damn Yankees” through November 22, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Catch Me If You Can” through November 29, Hale Centre Theatre

Museum Exhibits

 Relevant Exhibition through October 26; Naomi Vona: The Time Travelers Exhibition through November 9, Kimball Art Center

 Fantasia for Fall; Lee Cowan: Four Degrees of Separation², Exhibitions through November 2; 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 

— Krishna: Lord of Vrindavan Exhibition through November 20; Moksha: Photography by Fazal Sheikh Exhibition through November 30; salt 10: Conrad Bakker Exhibition through February 8; Tony Feher: They arrived yesterday, dusty and weary from the journey, but in good spirits, 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; e.g. Amar Kanwar: A Season Outside Exhibition through January 17; Loving Devotion: Visions of Vishnu Exhibition through March 21; Kim Schoenstadt: Block Plan Series: Provo Exhibition through April 18; Shaping America: Selected Works from the Permanent Collection of American Art Exhibition through March 2018; Brigham Young University Museum of Art

 Bikuben Exhibition through December 20; Cultural Cartographies Exhibition through January 31; .gif Shop Exhibition through March 14, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Et cetra

— Deewali, Festival of Lights, Saturday, 6 p.m., Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple, 8628 South Main Street, Spanish Fork

— Monster Block Party, Saturday, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., Gallivan Center, 239 South Main Street, Salt Lake City

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