Festivals and Events

Farmington Festival Days kick off July 8

Sunday, July 7, 2013 FARMINGTON — Farmington Festival Days get under way on Monday, July 8, continuing through the week with parades, sporting events, storytelling, music and more.The fun starts at 7:30 p.m. Monday, with... more

Ride a kayak, learn about fire, history

Friday, July 5, 2013 ANTELOPE ISLAND — History, fires and kayaking are spotlighted in three upcoming programs at Antelope Island State Park.The earliest settlers of the island in the Great Salt Lake are the focus of a... more

The Lone Ranger rides again — into downtown Ogden

Becky Wright Thursday, July 4, 2013 OGDEN — A stranger is visiting Ogden, and the ladies may want to dress for the occasion by getting a few new pieces of jewelry.Ogden’s getting ready for its annual Pioneer Days celebration with a... more

Plenty of things to see, hear and do on Independence Day

Linda East Brady Sunday, June 30, 2013 Spring is gone, the flowers flourish and the barbecues sizzle. Time for the sis-boom-bah of summer. The fireworks will go pow and the music will rock as the country celebrates Independence Day. Below... more

Cowboy poet takes the mic at Antelope Island

Friday, June 28, 2013 ANTELOPE ISLAND — Mosey out to the Fielding Garr Ranch on Saturday, June 29, for an afternoon of cowboy poetry.Syracuse poet Bob Christensen will offer a look at the cowboy life in rhyme during the 4... more

Study Pluto — the planet, not the dog — at WSU

Friday, June 28, 2013 OGDEN — Is Pluto part of our solar system or not?Learn more about this faraway planet during star shows presented Saturday, June 29, during a summertime session of “Science Saturday” at Weber State... more

Celebrate ‘Under the Faerie Tree’ at Rainbow

Friday, June 28, 2013 OGDEN — Planet Rainbow hosts “Under the Faerie Tree” from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 29.The outdoor event celebrates Rainbow Gardens’ unusual tree, which has four trunks and branches that bend... more

Pacify sweet tooth at Sweets Gala and Auction

Wednesday, June 26, 2013 FARMINGTON — The Sweets Gala and Auction — a benefit for the Miss Davis County Scholarship Pageant — will be Friday, June 28.The event features a variety of desserts and both live and silent auctions... more

Libraries continuing Discovery Time

Monday, June 24, 2013 WEBER COUNTY — The Weber County Library helps children discover the secrets of reading through a program called “Discovery Time.”Discovery Time is a free program for children age 5 and younger,... more

Ground being broken for Oasis Learning Pavilion

Monday, June 24, 2013 OGDEN — The Junior League of Ogden is adding a new feature to the Oasis Community Garden.A groundbreaking ceremony for the new Oasis Learning Pavilion starts at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 26, in the... more