Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes 

Tribune: Hike of the week: White Pine Lake

Tribune: Utah Bucket List: Cool off at the Utah Olympic Park

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

Weekend Events 

New Films

— Cop Car: Tribune review

— Listen to Me Marlon: Tribune review

— The Man From U.N.C.L.E: Tribune review

— Once I Was a Beehive: Tribune review

— Point B: Tribune review

— Straight Outta Compton: Tribune review

— Ten Thousand Saints: Tribune review


— Concerts in the Park: An Dragan Ceilteach, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Brigham Young Historic Park, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

— Bluegrass Saturday Night, Saturday, 5 – 10 p.m., The Gallivan Center, 239 South Main Street, Salt Lake City, free

— Katie Hill, Kristine Cox, Karl Christensen and Paul Otterstrom, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall on Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City

Deer Valley Music Festival, through August 14, venues vary

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


— “Into the Woods” through August 14, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Brigadoon” through August 15, Timpanogos Arts Foundation

— “Crazy for You” through August 15, SCERA Center

— “Into the Woods” through August 15, Old Barn Community Theatre

— “Shrek the Musical’’ through August 15, Sandy Arts Guild

— “The Wizard of Oz” through August 15, Sundance Resort

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

— “Affluence” through August 26, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Caesar’s Blood” through August 27, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “The Drowsy Chaperone” through August 28, Pickleville Playhouse

— “Bridge to Terabithia” through August 29, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “The Wiz” through August 29, Empress Theatre

— “Saturday’s Voyeur” through August 30, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “King Lear” through September 4, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “South Pacific” through September 4, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Amadeus” through September 5, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Guys and Dolls” through September 5, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Hairspray” through September 5, Ziegfeld Theater

— “Henry IV Part Two” through September 5, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “The Taming of the Shrew” through September 5, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Juanito Bandito in: The one with the monkey” through September 12, Pickleville Playhouse

— “Jurassic Park City” through September 12, Off Broadway Theatre

— “As You Like It” through September 19, Utah Children’s Theatre 

— “Oklahoma!” through October 3, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Sister Act” through October 15, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

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

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

— “Charley’s Aunt” through October 31, Utah Shakespearean Festival

Museum Exhibits 

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

–  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

Voices: People, Places and Ideas in Utah Art Exhibition through June 1, 2016; Soviet Impressionist Paintings  Exhibition ongoing, Springville Museum of Art

Tony Feher:They arrived yesterday, dusty and weary from the journey, but in good spirits,Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Et cetra  

Millcreek Venture Out! Festival Series, Friday, 6 – 11 p.m., Eastwood Elementary School, 3305 South Wasatch Boulevard, Salt Lake City

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

Helper Arts & Music Festival, Friday and Saturday, Helper City, 131 South Main Street, Helper

— Party in the Park, Saturday, 4 p.m., Conservation Garden Park, 8275 South 1300 West, West Jordan

— Third Saturday for Families: Patterned Tapa Cloth, 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