Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

TribuneRecreation: Exploring the remote Beaver Dam National Conservation Area

Tribune: Demo Day kicks off Outdoor Retailers trade show at Solitude

Tribune: Outdoor retailers invade Salt Lake for annual Winter Market trade show

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— Carol: Tribune review 

— The Forest: Tribune review 

— Hitchcock/Truffaut: Tribune review 

— The Revenant: Tribune review 


— “Up and Away with the Sundance Trio,” Davis Arts Council, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Alpine Church, 254 W. 2675 N, Layton, free

— Amid the Cold of Winter: Music of Winter, New Year’s and Epiphany, Brevitas, Friday, 8 p.m., Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 East South Temple, Salt Lake City; also Saturday, 1 p.m., Saint Mary’s Church, 1505 West White Pine Canyon Road, Park City, free, donations welcome

— BYU Jazz Voices, Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m., SCERA Center, 745 South State Street, Orem, $10-$12

— “From Darkness to Light,” Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $18-$80

— Family Fun Concert: Wild, Wild Musical West, Salt Lake Symphony, Saturday, 2 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $5-$10

— “In Flight: SUU High School Honor Band 2016,” Saturday, 6 p.m., Heritage Center Theater, 105 North 100 East, Cedar City, free

— Tom Young Septet: Tribute to Louis Armstrong, Excellence in the Community Concert Series, Saturday, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 S 1825 W, West Jordan, free

— Vocal Point, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive & Heritage Drive, Provo, $10-$12

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


— “Beau Jest” through January 30, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” through January 30, Wasatch Theatre Company 

— “The Nerd” through February 6, Hale Center Theater Orem

Museum Exhibits

— Brian Bress: Make Your Own Friends Exhibition through January 10;Constructing the Utah Landscape Exhibition through January 17;Tony Feher: They arrived yesterday, dusty and weary from the journey, but in good spirits, Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Ben Gaulon: Corrupt. Yourself; Firelei Báez: Patterns of Resistance; Jean Richardson: Every Now and Then I Fall Apart Exhibitions through January 16, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

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

— Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 29 Exhibition on view through 2016; American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell  Exhibition through February 13; 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

Et cetra

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

— Family Art Saturday: Waste Not Magic Wand, Saturday, 2 – 4 p.m., Utah Museum of Contemporary Art