Festivals and Events

Vintage military vehicles featured at Ogden veterans home

Thursday, May 16, 2013 OGDEN — Vintage military vehicles and historical displays are part of an Armed Forces Day Celebration on Saturday, May 18.The tribute to the military runs from noon to 5 p.m. at the George E. Wahlen... more

Demo derby season comes a-crashin'

Thursday, May 16, 2013 OGDEN — April showers may bring you flowers, but May will bring you demolition derby mania. On Saturday, May 18, the Golden Spike Event Center will host “May Mania.” The 7 p.m. event will be the... more

Book Week celebrated at county libraries

Sunday, May 12, 2013 Stories about Curious George and Pete the Cat are featured during Children’s Book Week programs at various branches of the Weber County Library.The annual event, sponsored nationwide by the Children’... more

Photographer speaking at fest, leading field trips

Becky Wright Friday, May 10, 2013 Kevin Karlson, keynote speaker at this year’s Great Salt Lake Bird Festival, is as excited about making new friends as he is about checking out Utah’s birds.“I just love interacting with people, and... more

Great Salt Lake Bird Festival takes wing

Becky Wright Friday, May 10, 2013 Whether you’re a beginning backyard birdwatcher or travel the country in search of rare raptors, the Great Salt Lake Bird Festival is designed to help you get the most out of your experiences. This... more

Guided tours delve into the sheep-raising past of Antelope Island

Thursday, May 9, 2013 ANTELOPE ISLAND — Find out how sheep were raised at Fielding Garr Ranch during two programs offered Saturday, May 11.Guided tours begin at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at the ranch at Antelope Island State... more

Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day at the Bear River refuge

Thursday, May 9, 2013 BRIGHAM CITY — When the birds wing it back to Brigham City from their winter journeys, it’s time to celebrate with the annual International Migratory Bird Day.Bird-related crafts, movies and displays... more

Spring show features ‘Fairy Tales on Ice’

Wednesday, May 8, 2013 BOUNTIFUL — “Fairy Tales on Ice” is the theme of a spring show presented by the Utah Figure Skating Club.Former Olympic medalist Jozef Sabovcik will perform during the 7 p.m. shows Friday, May 10,... more

Famed locomotives meet again at Promontory Summit

Wednesday, May 8, 2013 PROMONTORY SUMMIT — See the Jupiter and No. 119 meet head-to-head in the annual re-enactment of the driving of the golden spike, Friday, May 10.The two replica locomotives will help visitors relive... more

Women celebrated at tea, flower benefit

Tuesday, May 7, 2013 OGDEN — Enjoy tea and beautiful flowers, while supporting a good cause.The Celebrating Women Rose Dedication and Celebration Tea starts at 11:30 a.m. May 11 at the Timbermine Steakhouse. Tickets are... more