Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Navajo and Peekaboo trail loops — Bryce Canyon National Park

Tribune: Here are the National Trails Day events in Utah

Tribune: Plan ahead to beat outdoor crowds

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— Belladonna of Sadness: Tribune review 

— The Lobster: Tribune review 

— Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping: Tribune review

— Weiner: Tribune review 


— “Alice in Wonderland,” Utah Valley Civic Ballet, Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., Ragan Theater, 800 West University Parkway, Orem, $5-$7

— Imperial Glee Club, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall on Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

— Weber State University Alumni Singers, Davis Arts Council, Sunday, 7 p.m., Kenley Amphitheater, 405 North Wasatch Drive, Layton, free

Ogden Music Festival, through Sunday, Fort Buenaventura State Park, 2450 A Avenue, Ogden, $30-$65

Concerts in the Park, Tuesday and Friday evenings, 7:30 p.m., Brigham Young Historic Park, State Street and 2nd Avenue, Salt Lake City, free

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


— “The FrontRunner Express: A Clue-less Pyramid Scheme” through June 4, Desert Star Playhouse

— “The Full Monty” through June 4, Grand Theatre

— “Ivanhoe Knight Fever” through June 4, Off Broadway Theatre

— “Jane Eyre” through June 4, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through June 4, Empress Theatre

— “Once Upon a Mattress” through June 6, Cedar Valley Community Theatre

–“Twelfth Night” through June 6, Logan Youth Shakespeare 

— “Charlotte’s Web” through June 11, Brigham Young University

–“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through June 11, Draper Arts Council 

— “con·tem·POE·rar·y” through June 12, Meat and Potato Theatre

–“Rock of Ages” through June 25, Ziegfeld Theater 

— “Big River” through July 23, Hale Centre Theatre

–“Tarzan” through October 12, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Peter Pan” through October 14, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

Museum Exhibits

92nd Annual Spring Salon Exhibition through July 9; Soviet Impressionist Paintings  Exhibition ongoing, Springville Museum of Art

2 Out 2 Loud: Where’s the Glitter? Exhibition through July 9; Ideologue; Nicholas Courdy: MetaphornographyExhibitions through July 23; Jennet Thomas: The Unspeakable Freedom Device Exhibition through July 30; Jennifer Seely: Supporting Elements; Jim Williams: 265 I… Home as Self-Portrait Exhibitions through September 24, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Branding the American West: Paintings and Films 1900-1950 Exhibition through August 13; Capturing the Canyons: Artists in the National Parks Exhibition through August 20; Reality Reorganized: Walter Askin and Wayne Kimball’s Mysterious Discursions Exhibition through August 27; 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, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

Wasatch Back Student Art Show: In the Year 3000 Exhibition through June 5; Take Flight: Alaska from Above Exhibition, Kimball Art Center

Et cetra

First Friday Art Stroll, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., Historic 25thStreet, Ogden

Cedar Hills Family Festival, Friday and Saturday, Cedar Hills Heritage Park, 4425 W Cedar Hills Dr, Cedar Hills

SoJo Summerfest, Friday and Saturday, South Jordan City Park, 11000 South Redwood Road, South Jordan

Utah Lake Festival, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Utah Lake State Park, 4400 West Center Street, Provo

Utah Pride Festival, through Sunday, Washington Square, 450 South 200 East, Salt Lake City