Festivals and Events

Thank members of military with cards, gifts on Memorial Day

Thursday, May 23, 2013 WASHINGTON TERRACE — Between the barbecues and hiking this Memorial Day weekend comes a project that gets at the heart of the holiday.Folks are invited to write thank-you cards to military service... more

Burger Stop hosts classic car show

Tuesday, May 21, 2013 LAYTON — Hot rods are the car of the hour for the next classic car show at Burger Stop, 323 E. Gentile St., south of Layton High School.The show runs from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, May 22.... more

'Reptile Madness' keeps Weber County Library's North branch slithering

Sunday, May 19, 2013 NORTH OGDEN — If snakes and lizards are your thing, meet the slithery creatures up close and personal at “Reptile Madness.”The program will be presented by Scales and Tails Utah, a West Valley City-... more

Botanical center puts focus on feathered friends

Sunday, May 19, 2013 KAYSVILLE — Birds are in the spotlight during the next installment of the Explore the Garden Family Night series at the Utah Botanical Center.The 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 20, program will present... more

Movie's Memphis Belle in West Jordan this weekend

Becky Cairns Saturday, May 18, 2013 WEST JORDAN — Meet a war hero and a movie legend rolled into one when the Memphis Belle visits the South Valley Regional Airport.The vintage B-17 will be open for tours and also take passengers on... more

Maura O'Connell among headliners at Living Traditions

Linda East Brady Thursday, May 16, 2013 The Living Traditions Festival, celebrating Salt Lake City’s diversity for 28 years, returns this weekend.As is the tradition at Living Traditions, the fest will be filled with a fine melange of... more

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