Festivals and Events

Enjoy frosty nature hikes at Antelope Island

Thursday, December 26, 2013 ANTELOPE ISLAND — The well-informed folks of Antelope Island State Park encourage you to try out your new snow boots and join them for two healthful hikes complete with history lessons.• A moderate 4... more

Live Nativity scene in West Haven

Saturday, December 21, 2013 WEST HAVEN — Brad and Tammy Hunt and their family are continuing a tradition celebrating the advent of Christmas. For 36 years, they have presented a live Nativity scene. Complete with live animals,... more

Satya center also welcoming solstice

Friday, December 20, 2013 OGDEN — Come celebrate the changing seasons with a little last-minute shopping, meditation, live music and holiday refreshments at the Satya Center for Spiritual Living. The Center presents its... more

Still plenty of holiday entertainment left to enjoy

Thursday, December 19, 2013 Christmas is less than a week away, and you’ve finally finished decorating your house and wrapping your gifts. You’re ready to relax and enjoy the season. Many holiday parties and concerts are... more

Ogden ringing in Winter Solstice at art installation

Thursday, December 19, 2013 OGDEN — There’s snow on the ground, and freezing weather is causing pipes to burst, but it’s not winter yet. Technically, the cold season starts with Winter Solstice, on Dec. 21.Ogden gets ready for... more

Luminarias to be lighted in honor of loved ones

Tuesday, December 17, 2013 Two luminaria displays will cast candlelight on the snow at Top of Utah cemeteries during the coming week.Lit in memory of loved ones, a display of more than 5,000 luminarias begins at dusk Wednesday... more

Winter’s sky topic of planetarium show

Friday, December 13, 2013 OGDEN — Find out about stars of the winter sky during the next Science Saturday this weekend at Weber State University.Star shows in the Ott Planetarium will be featured every half-hour during the... more

Dress warmly — and take a hike at Antelope Island

Friday, December 13, 2013 ANTELOPE ISLAND — If hiking and a breath of fresh air have been high on your to-do list, the in-the-know folks at Antelope Island State Park invite you to fulfill your desire and join them for two... more

South Ogden hosting old-fashioned party

Friday, December 13, 2013 SOUTH OGDEN — Christmas is the perfect time for old-fashioned family fun, so get ready to be merry.South Ogden hosts “An Old-fashioned Family Holiday” from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, in 40th... more

Elk Festival kicks off sleigh ride season at Hardware Ranch

Becky Cairns Thursday, December 12, 2013 BLACKSMITH FORK CANYON — As if being Utah’s official state animal isn’t fame enough, the Rocky Mountain elk also basks in the limelight at its own yearly festival.The Elk Festival runs from 10 a.m.... more