Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Surprise Canyon — Capitol Reef National Park

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

Weekend Events


Organ Fest VIII, Friday, 8 p.m., Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 East South Temple, Salt Lake City

— Carmina Burana, Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $18-$85

— “Halloween at Hogwarts,” Timpanogos Symphony Orchestra, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Timberline Middle School, 500 West Canyon Crest Road, Alpine, $8-$10

— “Rockin’ with the 1960’s,” American West Symphony of Sandy, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Saturday, 5 p.m., Community of Grace Presbyterian Church, 2015 E. Newcastle Drive, Sandy, $5-$10

— Berlioz, Murray Symphony Orchestra, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Hillcrest  Junior High School, 126 East 5300 South, Murray, $6

— Fall Classics Concert, Wasatch Community Symphony, Sunday, 7 p.m., All Saints Episcopal Church, 1710 Foothill Drive, 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


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

— “From Broadway to Bluffdale” through October 24, Bluffdale Arts 

— “Manon” through October 24, Brigham Young University

— “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” through October 24, Pioneer Theatre Company 

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

— “Buried Child” through October 25, Silver Summit Theatre Company

— “The Exonerated” through October 25, People Productions 

— “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

— “James and the Giant Peach” through November 6, SCERA Center

— “Clue: the Musical” through November 7, Empress Theatre, Magna

— “Jekyll & Hyde” through November 7, Heritage Theatre, Perry

— “The Kreutzer Sonata” through November 9, Plan-B Theatre Company

— “Tribes” through November 15, Salt Lake Acting Company

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

— “Big Fish” through November 28, Hale Centre Theatre

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 

— Dia de los Muertos, Friday and Saturday, Thanksgiving Point, 3003 North Thanksgiving Way, Lehi

Taste of Latin America Festival, Friday and Saturday, Library Square, Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 East 400 South, Salt Lake

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

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