Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes 

Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Big Elk Lake in the Uinta Mountains

— TribuneRecreation: Utah bird hunting looks good this season

Tribune: Recreation: Numbers are smaller, but deer hunt remains a Utah tradition

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

Weekend Events 

New Films

— 99 Homes: Tribune review 

— He Named Me Malala: Tribune review 

— Highway to Dhampus: Tribune review 

— Just Let Go: Tribune review 

— Mississippi Grind: Tribune review 


— Forrest Howell, piano, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall on Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

— “A Midsummer Night’s Dream Ballet,” Utah Valley University, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; also Saturday, 2 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 West Center Street, Provo

— Caleb Chapman’s Crescent Super Band with Voodoo Orchestra, Excellence in the Community Concert Series, Saturday, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 S 1825 W, West Jordan, free

— Orchestra Concert, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Austad Auditorium, Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, Weber State University, 638 26th Street, , Ogden, $6-$7

— Beethoven Festival, through October 11, venues vary, Park City

— Eccles Organ Festival: David Enlow, Sunday, 8 p.m., The Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 East South Temple, Salt Lake City, free

— “Thriller,” Odyssey Dance Theatre, through October 31, locations vary

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


— “An Ideal Husband” through October 10, Utah Valley University 

— “Animal Farm” through October 10, University of Utah Theatre 

— “Hamlet” through October 10, Southern Utah University 

— “Water Sings Blue” through October 10, Brigham Young University

— “West Side Story” through October 10, SCERA Center

— “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

— “The Glass Menagerie” through October 17, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Tosca” through October 18, Utah Opera 

— “Behold, Zebulon” through October 24, Westminster College Theater 

— “Blackberry Winter” through October 25, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “Young Frankenstein” through October 30, Grand Theatre

— “Aida” through October 31, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Breaking Vlad” through October 31, Off Broadway Theatre

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

— “Dracula” through October 31, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Haunted Theatre Spooktacular” through October 31, Utah Children’s Theatre 

— “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” through October 31, Covey Center for the Arts 

— “The Secret Garden” through October 31, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “The Two Gentlemen of Verona” through October 31, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “The Addams Family” through November 28, Hale Center Theater Orem

Museum Exhibits 

Amalia Ulman: Stock Images of War Exhibition through October 31; Lizze Määttälä: Uphill/Both Ways Exhibition through November 7; Grandma’s Cupboard: Kate Ericson & Mel ZieglerStefan Lesueur: Obscura Exhibitions through December 19; Firelei Báez: Patterns of Resistance Exhibition through January 16, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art 

— The British Passion for Landscape: Masterpieces from National Museum Wales Exhibition through December 13; Brian Bress: Make Your Own Friends Exhibition through January 10; Tony Feher:They arrived yesterday, dusty and weary from the journey, but in good spirits,Utah Museum of Fine Arts

–  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

Et cetra  

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

— Utah Honey Harvest Festival, Friday and Saturday, Clark Historic Farm, 378 W. Clark Street, Grantsville

— Family Art Saturday: Prized Paintings, Saturday, 2 – 4 p.m., Utah Museum of Contemporary Art 

— Harvest Festival, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Petersen Family Farm, 11887 South 4000 West, Riverton

Salt Lake City Mini Maker Faire, Saturday, 12 – 6 p.m., Utah State Fair Park, 155 North 1000 West, Salt Lake City

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