Outdoor Notes

-- Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Timpanogos Cave 

-- Tribune: Hike to a cold, dark place part of the journey for teens in Utah youth program 

-- Tribune: ‘Glamping’ destinations popping up all over Utah for a taste of luxury in the outdoors 

Weekend Events

New Films

-- 13 Minutes: Tribune review 

-- Annabelle: Creation: Tribune review 

-- The Glass Castle: Tribune review 

-- Letters From Baghdad: Tribune review 


-- Nathan Pacheco and The Lyceum Orchestra, Friday, 7:30 p.m., O.C. Tanner Amphitheater, Dixie State University, 350 West Lion Blvd, Springdale, $20-$25

-- Utah Classical Guitar Festival, Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., University of Utah, Fine Arts West, 274 South University St., Salt Lake City

-- Alphorn Festival Public Performance, Saturday, 1 p.m., Solitude Mountain Resort, 12000 Big Cottonwood Canyon, Salt Lake City, free

-- Utah Collegiate Singers, Saturday, 3:30 p.m. Orem Public Library, 58 North State Street, Orem, free

-- Park City Beethoven Festival, through August 14, venues vary

-- Concerts in the Park, Tuesdays and Fridays through August, 7:30 p.m., Brigham Young Historic Park, North Temple and State Street, Salt Lake City, free

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


-- “The Dinner Party” through August 11, Neil Simon Festival

-- “Noises Off!” through August 11, Neil Simon Festival

-- “Beauty and the Beast” through August 12, Sandy Amphitheater 

-- “Broadway Bound” through August 12, Neil Simon Festival

-- “Honk Jr.” through August 12, Empress Theatre

-- “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through August 12, Hale Centre Theatre

-- “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through August 12, Sundance Resort 

-- “Under Construction” through August 12, Neil Simon Festival

-- “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare...Abridged” through August 17, Lyric Repertory Company

-- “The 3 Amigos” through August 19, Desert Star Playhouse

-- “Brigadoon” through August 19, SCERA Center

-- “Carousel” through August 19, Murray Arts in the Park

-- “An Inspector Calls” through August 19, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

-- “Hello, Dolly” through August 19,  Four Seasons Theatre Company

-- “Murder by the Book” through August 19, Covey Center for the Arts

-- “The Wizard of Oz” through August 19, On Pitch Performing Arts 

-- “The Book of Mormon” through August 20, Eccles Theater

-- “In the Heights” through August 21, Good Company Theatre

-- “Seussical the Musical” through August 16, Draper Historic Theatre

-- “Saturday’s Voyeur” through August 28, Salt Lake Acting Company

-- “Guys and Dolls” through September 1, Utah Shakespearean Festival

-- “Shrek the Musical” through September 1, Pickleville Playhouse

-- “9 to 5” through September 2, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

-- “Peter and the Starcatcher” through September 2, Ziegfeld Theater 

-- “Treasure Island” through September 2, Utah Shakespearean Festival

-- “As You Like It” through September 7, Utah Shakespearean Festival

-- “Shakespeare in Love” through September 8, Utah Shakespearean Festival

-- “LOVE & DEATH vs EL BANDITO” through September 9, Pickleville Playhouse

-- “Romeo and Juliet” through September 9, Utah Shakespearean Festival

-- “All Shook Up” through September 16, Terrace Plaza Playhouse

-- “Utahoma” through September 16, Off Broadway Theatre

-- “Pillow Talk” through September 23, Hale Center Theater Orem

-- “Disney’s Newsies” through October 18,  Tuacahn Amphitheatre

-- “Shrek the Musical” through October 20, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

-- “Long Lost First Play” through October 21, Utah Shakespearean Festival

-- “Mama Mia!” through October 21, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

Museum Exhibits

-- Willow Skye-Biggs: Tastes Like Mandy Exhibition through August 12; Michael Ryan Handley: Sublimation Exhibition through September 9; Spy Hop: Safe and Sound Exhibition through September 23; Al Ahad: The Hijab Project Exhibition through November 18, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

-- Ink for Alaska Exhibition through August 13; Richard Serra: Prints Exhibition through August 20, Kimball Art Center

-- 44th Annual Quilt Show Exhibition through September 23; Sanctuaries of Mind Exhibition through September 2018; Round Up: Icons of the West Exhibition through June 19, 2021, Springville Museum of Art

-- e.g. Annie Poon: Split House Exhibition through summer 2017; Work in Progress Exhibition through September 9; Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 29 Exhibition through 2018; Shaping America: Selected Works from the Permanent Collection of American Art Exhibition through March 2018; To Magnify the Lord: Six Centuries of Art and Devotion Exhibition on view through summer 2019, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

Et cetra

-- Hot Air Balloon Festival, Friday and Saturday, Storm Mountain Park, 11400 South 1000 East, Sandy

-- Summerfest International, Bountiful Davis Art Center, Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. – 11 p.m., Bountiful City Park, 200 West 400 North, Bountiful

-- Salt Lake Pagan Pride Festival, Saturday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Liberty Park, 900 South 700 East, Salt Lake City

-- Craft Lake City, through Sunday, The Gallivan Center, 239 South Main Street, Salt Lake City