Festivals and Events

Petting farm welcomes brand-new addition

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 EDEN — A newcomer has joined the ranks of farm animals at Carver’s Cove Petting Farm, opening for the season on Wednesday, May 1.“We do have a brand-new miniature baby donkey,” said owner Audrey... more

Miss Rodeo Utah Gala comes to Weber State

Monday, April 29, 2013 OGDEN — The Miss Rodeo Utah Gala will be Tuesday, April 30, at Weber State University. MaKenzie Maughan, Miss Rodeo Utah, is hosting the fundraising dinner and auction, which runs from 6 p.m. to 9 p.... more

State park offers nature, history events

Friday, April 26, 2013 ANTELOPE ISLAND — Learn more about nature and history during programs at Antelope Island State Park.Wool processing is the theme of a Junior Ranger program that begins at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 27,... more

Car, motorcyle events raise autism awareness

Friday, April 26, 2013 Spring into a car show or a motorcycle ride at two events to bolster awareness of autism.The annual Autism Awareness Car Show, expected to draw about 150 vehicles, runs noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, April... more

Fine Arts Center hosts Kids Art Festival and Fun Run

Friday, April 26, 2013 BRIGHAM CITY — The Box Elder Family Support Center is working with the Fine Arts Center for a Kids Art Festival and Fun Run.The festival is 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 27; the Fun Run begins at... more

LEGO creatures unveiled at Salt Lake City's Hogle Zoo

Becky Cairns Thursday, April 25, 2013 SALT LAKE CITY — Rizzo the polar bear is getting some company at Hogle Zoo, in the form of a life-size LEGO brick buddy.It’s a 95,000-piece polar bear sculpture, one of more than 30 LEGO animals... more

Women's roller derby gears up this weekend in Ogden

Thursday, April 25, 2013 OGDEN — Flat-track roller derby action will be in full swing Saturday, April 27, at the Golden Spike Event Center, 1000 N. 1200 West.The Junction City Roller Dolls are staging a double-header at 6 p.... more

Fremont High feeds the masses at Ye Renaissance Feaste

Thursday, April 25, 2013 PLAIN CITY — Fremont High School is transforming its commons area into a brightly decorated, old-world feasting hall for the school’s popular Ye Renaissance Feaste.The fundraiser for the school’s... more

Library recognizes Children’s Day/Book Day

Wednesday, April 24, 2013 OGDEN — Celebrate the love of reading at Children’s Day/Book Day on Thursday, April 25, at Weber County Library.The annual event is part of an American Library Association initiative that recognizes... more

Utah Arts Festival passes deeply discounted April 23 only

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 SALT LAKE CITY — If you’re planning to attend all four days of this summer’s Utah Arts Festival, today, April 23, is a good day to buy your pass.Four-day passes to the festival, held June 20-23 in... more