Festivals and Events

Fall boutique to open in Farmington

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 FARMINGTON — Spruce up your home with a new fall wreath or get a jump on some holiday shopping at the Simple Treasures Fall Boutique opening Wednesday, Sept. 18.A variety of home decor and craft... more

Utah’s ghost towns, mines focus of show

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 WASHINGTON TERRACE — Mojave Underground will bring a multimedia presentation on “Utah’s Ghost Towns and Abandoned Mines” to Washington Terrace on Wednesday, Sept. 18.The program begins at 7 p.m. at... more

WSU Greek Festival kicking off on Monday

Sunday, September 15, 2013 OGDEN — Preliminary events of the Weber State University Greek Festival include presentations from the Anthropology Club, the Walker Institute of Politics and Public Service, and a local attorney.... more

Calling all Tin Can Tourists with ‘Shiny Hineys’

Becky Cairns Friday, September 13, 2013 WILLARD — “Canned Hams” and Tin Can Tourists will take over Willard Bay State Park this weekend during the first Watt’s Up by the Bay Vintage Travel Trailer Rally.Twenty to 35 old-school trailers —... more

The haunting season gets off to an early start in the Top of Utah

Becky Cairns Friday, September 13, 2013 The smoke had scarcely cleared from the Labor Day barbecues when the season’s first Top of Utah haunted house creaked open its dark doors.Castle of Chaos kicked off a new year of frights on Sept. 6,... more

‘A Celebration of the Constitution’ rolls into Bountiful

Becky Wright Friday, September 13, 2013 George Washington was president of the Constitutional Convention — unanimously elected — so it’s fitting that he should be part of a Constitution Day celebration. He’ll attend the Freedom’s Light... more

Bountiful hosts first music and art fest on Main Street

Thursday, September 12, 2013 BOUNTIFUL — Bountiful’s Main Street hosts a music and art festival, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14.The festival, from 400 N. Main St. to 500 S. Main St., includes visual arts displays and... more

Star party finishes off Saturday events on Antelope Island

Thursday, September 12, 2013 ANTELOPE ISLAND — Saturday, Sept. 14, is a great opportunity for a lecture, a hike and a star party, all for the price of $10 per vehicle.The activities take place at Antelope Island State Park; the... more

Special events at local libraries

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 WEBER COUNTY — If you’re interested in helping others, beekeeping, yarn work or architecture, the Weber County Library has a program for you.• “Operation: Morale Booster” is a holiday donation drive... more

Farm fun at Barnless Barnyard Bash

Sunday, September 8, 2013 OGDEN — It’s a barnyard bash without the barn on Monday, Sept. 9, at the main branch of the Weber County Library, 2464 Jefferson Ave.The Barnless Barnyard Bash begins at 7 p.m. and features farm... more