Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes 

Utah Hike of the Week: Little Mountain

U. researchers helping clarify the life and habitat of wild Alaska salmon

Federal land managers make Corona, Gemini Bridges rope ban official

Once infamous, Angels Landing trail now a safety success story

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

Weekend Events 

New Films 

— Dope: Tribune review

— Inside Out: Tribune review

— Live From New York!: Tribune review

— Saint Laurent: Tribune review

— The Wolfpack: Tribune review


— Concerts in the Park: Utah National Guard 23rd Army Band, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Brigham Young Historic Park, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

— “An American Celebration with Lloyd Newell,” Timpanogos Symphony Orchestra, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Timberline Middle School, 500 West Canyon Crest Road, Alpine, $8-$10

— Ballif Duo, 7:30 p.m., Tabernacle on Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

— West Jordan City Band Concert, Saturday, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 South 1825 West, West Jordan, free

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


— “Big Fish” through June 20, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Mary Poppins” through June 20, SCERA Center

— Oliver!” through June 20, Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center

— “Thoroughly Modern Millie” through June 20, Empress Theatre

— “Peter Pan” through June 25, Murray Park Amphitheater

— “Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” through June 27, Heritage Theatre

— “Broadway Kidz: Heroes and Legends” through June 27, Draper Arts Council

— “The Comedy of Error” through June 27, Pinnacle Acting Company

— “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through June 27, Sugar Factory Playhouse

— “West Side Story” through June 27, The Ziegfeld Theater, Ogden

— “Harvey” through July 3, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Anne of Green Gables” through July 11, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “Joseph Smith: Praise to the Man” through July 11, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “The Compleat Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) through July 18, The Off Broadway Theatre

— “The King and I” through July 18, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “The Little Mermaid” through August 1, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Grease’d: Happy Days Are Here Again!” through August 22, Desert Star Playhouse

— “Disney’s When You Wish” through October 16, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” through October 17, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

Museum Exhibits 

–  Folding Paper: The Infinite Possibilities of Origami through June 20; Deco Japan: Shaping Art and Culture, 1920 – 1945 Exhibition through July 18; Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 29 Exhibition on view through 2016; Shaping America: Selected Works from the Permanent Collection of American Art Exhibition through March 2018; In Word and Deed: Five Centuries of Religious Art  Exhibition ongoing, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

Out Loud: Youth Workshop Exhibition through June 27; Panopticon  Exhibition through July 25,  Utah Museum of Contemporary Art 

Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art Exhibition through June 28; [con]text Exhibition through July 26; salt 11: Duane Linklater Exhibition through August 2;Tony Feher:They arrived yesterday, dusty and weary from the journey, but in good spirits,Utah Museum of Fine Arts

91st Annual Spring Salon Exhibition through July 3; Voices: People, Places and Ideas in Utah Art Exhibition through June 1, 2016; Soviet Impressionist Paintings  Exhibition ongoing, Springville Museum of Art 

NewLand: Faith Hagenhofer; You Are Here: Svavar Jonatansson and Jared Steffensen, Exhibitions through August 23; Doug Leen: Posterity and Parks Exhibition through August 30, Kimball Art Center

Et cetra  

Millcreek Venture Out! Festival Series, Friday, 6 – 11 p.m., Evergreen Park, 2266 E. Evergreen Ave., Salt Lake City

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

Chalk Art Festival, Friday and Saturday, 18 North Rio Grande Street, Salt Lake City

Summerfest Arts Faire, Friday and Saturday, Logan Tabernacle Grounds, 50 North Main, Logan

— Third Saturday for Families: Painting Clay Plates, Saturday, 1 – 4 p.m.,  Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Downtown Farmers Market, Saturdays, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. through October 24, Pioneer Park, Salt Lake City