Festivals and Events

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

Santa riding fire engine to Hill Aerospace Museum Saturday

Thursday, December 12, 2013 HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Hill Aerospace Museum is known for its fine collection of jets, planes and helicopters, but on Saturday visitors will be anxiously waiting for the arrival of a fire engine.... more

Learn about variety of winter holidays at Treehouse

Thursday, December 12, 2013 OGDEN — Children are invited to celebrate “Holidays of Light” at Treehouse Museum.Each Friday evening in December, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., the museum focuses on a different winter holiday. Holidays... more

Let the kids create gifts at art sessions

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 BRIGHAM CITY — Children can make gifts for friends and family at The Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West. With two 2-hour sessions, at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., on Saturday, Dec. 14, kids will have the... more

4-H hosting Latino Family Night

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 FARMINGTON — Local Latino families are invited to visit with Santa Claus while learning about the 4-H program.“4-H Latino Family Night” starts at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 13, at the Davis County Fairgrounds,... more

Step softly into Christmas Historic House Tour

Becky Wright Wednesday, December 11, 2013 The homes and decor on the Weber Historical Foundation’s Christmas Historic House Tour may knock your socks off — but try to keep them on for the Christmas Sock Contest.“This is the first time we’ve... more

Knit one, purl two at Ogden Valley library

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 HUNTSVILLE — You don’t have to feel jealous of that beautiful afghan your friend has draped across her couch anymore, if you attend a couple of knitting sessions at 3 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, and... more