Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes 

Tribune: Hike of the Week: Lakeshore National Recreation Trail at Fish Lake

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

Weekend Events 

New Films

— Diary of a Teenage Girl: Tribune review

— Meru: Tribune review

— Mistress America: Tribune review

— We Are Your Friends: Tribune review 


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

— Stephen Reynolds, baritone, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall on Temple Square, 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 


— “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 

— “Forever Plaid” through September 19, Grand Theatre

— “Hamlet” through September 26, 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 

Doug Leen: Posterity and Parks Exhibition through August 30, Kimball Art Center

Mall no. 2 Exhibition through September 12; Amalia Ulman: Stock Images of War Exhibition through October 31; Lizze Määttälä: Uphill/Both Ways Exhibition through November 7, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art 

–  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

The British Passion for Landscape: Masterpieces from National Museum Wales Exhibition through December 13; Tony Feher:They arrived yesterday, dusty and weary from the journey, but in good spirits,Utah Museum of Fine Arts

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

Et cetra  

Last Friday Gallery Stroll, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., Park City

Millcreek Venture Out! Festival Series, Friday, 6 – 11 p.m., Big Cottonwood Regional Park, 4300 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City

Peruvian Festival, Friday and Saturday, Bountiful City Park, 200 West 400 North, Bountiful

Utah Renaissance Fair, Friday and Saturday, Thanksgiving Point, 3003 North Thanksgiving Way, Lehi

— Western Legends Roundup, Friday and Saturday, Kanab Main Street, 76 North Main, Kanab

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