2014 Summer Fun!!

 

Thursday, July 31
Bear Lake Raspberry Days

11:00am and 1:00pm Water Gardens Holladay 6 Theater $1 movie – Robots

2:00 Murray Park Pavilion #5 – FREE kids Matinees. Twelve Dancing Princesses, Interactive Theater by Sheryl McGlochlin

Friday, August 1

At Dusk, FREE movie ‘Gravity (PG13)’ at Canyon Rim Park Bring your chairs and blankets. Free activities and fun begins at 5:30.  Band Mister Sister.  Mad Science, splash party, Produce from local famers, mechanical bull$, Meet Senator Jake Garn (astronaut)

Pick up your Community Exploration Card at any Salt Lake CITY library   (4 free passes Gateway, Red Butte, NHM, and Leonardo)

Guardians of the Galaxy comes out in theaters

Park City Arts Festival 9am – 8pm

Bear Lake Raspberry Days

9pm FREE movie at W&M Butterfield Park 6212 W 14200 S – The Croods – Bring a Blanket

2:00 – 4:00 Holladay Library – Come and see a FREE movie “Flubber” PG

Dusk (8:30 approx) Snowbird Center Plaza Deck FREE movie – Jurassic Park

Dusk on Utah State Capital lawn.  FREE movie – The Lego Movie

2:00 Anderson-Foothill library – Mad Science ‘Boom, Spin, Pop!’  Come see some awesome experiments!!

Saturday, August 2

Park City Arts Festival 9am – 8pm

Bear Lake Raspberry Days

10:00 – 2:00 Hogle Zoo Teddy Bear Picnic.  Bring your teddy bear for $2 off admission.  Your bear can get a check up at the health station, “Teddy” can get a bear ribbon and there are bear puppet shows.

All Day Read-A-Thon at any of the City libraries.  Bring your pillow and blanket.  Sprague, Anderson-Foothill, Downtown (Main)

Monday, August 4

6:00 – 7:00 Holladay Library Family Storytime – stories, songs and crafts

6:00 – 8:00pm Red Butte Garden Family night – Salt Lake Capoeira (Afro-Brazilian Martial Arts) perform at 6:00 and 7:00. Crafts for kids. Bring a picnic and blanket and enjoy a night in the garden. $38 special family rate for 6 people. $10 for adults and $6 for kids.

12:00 – 1:00 Anderson Foothill library (8-12 year olds) Bring your lunch and listen to a read-aloud. Whip up a cool craft.

Tuesday, August 5

11:00am and 1:00pm Water Gardens Holladay 6 Theater $1 movie – Rise of the Guardians

Flowrider in Ogden (special 2 for the price of 1) Usually $20/hour. Look at http://flowriderutah.com for hours

$2 Tuesday at Thanksgiving Point.  Dinosaur Museum, Museum of Nat’l Curiosity, Farm and Gardens.  $2 per person.

Wednesday, August 6

FREE day at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts

7:00 – 7:45pm Millcreek Library – Pajama Storytime – stories, songs, dancing and lots of fun. Kids can come in jammies.

11:00am and 1:00pm Water Gardens Holladay 6 Theater $1 movie – Rise of the Guardians

Thursday, August 7

11:00am and 1:00pm Water Gardens Holladay 6 Theater $1 movie – Rise of the Guardians

2:00 Murray Park Pavilion #5 – FREE kids Matinees.  Little Red and Big Bad, Puppet Players.

Friday, August 8

At Dusk, FREE movie ‘Hotel Transylvania’ at Evergreen Park Bring your chairs and blankets. Free activities and fun begins at 5:30.  Fiddler Kate Macleod.  Mad science, splash party, Food Trucks $, etc.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comes out in theaters

5:00 – 10:00pm Gallivan Center – FREE Craft Lake City

2:00 – 4:00 Holladay Library – Come and See a FREE movie “Up” (G)

Dusk (8:30 approx) Snowbird Center Plaza Deck FREE movie – Hook

7:00am and 7:30am  Hot Air Balloon Launch.  Storm Mountain Park (11400 S 1000 E)

Saturday, August 9

6:35 Bees Game vs. El Paso at Spring Mobile Ballpark – Fireworks at the end of the game.

Noon – 10:00pm Gallivan Center – FREE Craft Lake City

Tour of Utah Stage 6 – Salt Lake City to Snowbird.  Come and Watch the bikers race.

8:00 Real Salt Lake vs. DC United – Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy.

12:30 and 3:00 Holladay Library – Free showings of the old Parent Trap movie (rated G) Bring a pillow and blanket

7:00am and 7:30am Hot Air Balloon Launch. Storm Mountain Park (11400 S 1000 E)

Monday, August 11

6:00 – 8:00pm Red Butte Garden Family night – Salt Lake Scots perform at 6:00 and 7:00. Crafts for kids. Bring a picnic and blanket and enjoy a night in the garden. $38 special family rate for 6 people. $10 for adults and $6 for kids.

7pm Murray Heritage Senior Center outdoor plaza (10 East 6150 South) 1/2 block west of State. FREE family night series – bring old and young.  The Ambassadors, 5 piece jazz combo.

6:00 – 9:00pm FREE Family Night at the Skate Park (10140 S. 700 E.) skateboard, scooter, rollerblades, bike.

12:00 – 1:00 Anderson Foothill library (8-12 year olds) Bring your lunch and listen to a read-aloud. Whip up a cool craft.

Tuesday, August 12

11:00am and 1:00pm Water Gardens Holladay 6 Theater $1 movie – Ice Age: Continental Drift

Flowrider in Ogden (special 2 for the price of 1) Usually $20/hour. Look at http://flowriderutah.com for hours

$2 Tuesday at Thanksgiving Point. Dinosaur Museum, Museum of Nat’l Curiosity, Farm and Gardens. $2 per person.

Wednesday, August 13

Davis County Fair – Legacy Events Center – Free entrance

11:00am and 1:00pm Water Gardens Holladay 6 Theater $1 movie – Ice Age: Continental Drift

Thursday, August 14

Davis County Fair – Legacy Events Center – Free entrance

Hogle Zoo – Members Only – Sunset Safari – Stay late at the zoo.  Zoo closes at 8pm – Stay until 9pm.

Gallivan Center – FREE evening performance of the Utah Symphony and Opera

11:00am and 1:00pm Water Gardens Holladay 6 Theater $1 movie – Ice Age: Continental Drift

Friday, August 15

At Dusk, FREE movie ‘Hunger Games (PG13)’ at Eastwood Elementary. Bring your chairs and blankets. Free activities and fun begins at 5:30.  Mad science, splash party, Band The Flynnstones.

Davis County Fair – Legacy Events Center – Free Entrance

3:00 – 5:00 Millcreek Library – Teen Giant Reading party

2:00 – 4:00 Holladay Library – Come and see a FREE movie “Planet 51″ (PG)

Dusk (8:30 approx) Snowbird Center Plaza Deck FREE movie – The Dark Crystal

Dusk on the Utah State Capital lawn FREE movie – Despicable Me 2

Saturday, August 16

Davis County Fair – Legacy Events Center – Free Entrance

12:30 Real Salt Lake vs. Seattle – Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy.

3:00 – 5:00 Millcreek Library – Teen Summer Reading Party

Snowbird Oktoberfest

Monday, August 18

12:00 – 1:00 Anderson Foothill library (8-12 year olds) Bring your lunch and listen to a read-aloud. Whip up a cool craft.

Tuesday, August 19

11:00am and 1:00pm Water Gardens Holladay 6 Theater $1 movie -Kung Fu Panda 2

3:00 – 5:00 Millcreek Library Chess Club – Beginners to Masters all welcome

Flowrider in Ogden (special 2 for the price of 1) Usually $20/hour. Look at http://flowriderutah.com for hours

$2 Tuesday at Thanksgiving Point. Dinosaur Museum, Museum of Nat’l Curiosity, Farm and Gardens. $2 per person.

Wednesday, August 20

8:00pm Sandy Amphitheater – FREE concert – The Commanders Air Force Band – swing, pop, patriotic and broadway music

7:00 – 9:00pm Gallivan Center – FREE concert – Night with Utah Symphony and Opera

11:00am and 1:00pm Water Gardens Holladay 6 Theater $1 movie – Kung Fu Panda 2

Thursday, August 21

11:00am and 1:00pm Water Gardens Holladay 6 Theater $1 movie – Kung Fu Panda 2

Friday, August 22

At Dusk, FREE movie ‘The Lego Movie’ at Canyon Rim Park Bring your chairs and blankets. Free activities and fun begins at 5:30.  mad science, splash party, bubbles, etc.  Band Contagious (Classic Rock)

Seven Peaks Waterpark – open half day 4:00 – 8:00

6:35 Bees Game vs. Round Rock Texas at Spring Mobile Ballpark – Fireworks at the end of the game.

Saturday, August 23

Hogle Zoo Members Only – Sunrise Safari – Zoo opens at 7:30AM

3:30 – 5:00 Anderson Foothill Library – Lego at the Library (ages 6 – 12) Play with legos and display your project

12:00 and 3:00 Holladay Library – FREE showings of the movie Dead Poets Society (PG) Bring a pillow and blanket

Snowbird Oktoberfest

Monday, August 25

FREE day at all National Parks (Arches, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Coral Reef and Zions)

6:00 – 9:00pm FREE Family Night at the Skate Park (10140 S. 700 E.) skateboard, scooter, rollerblades, bike.

7:00 – 8:30 Bountiful Davis Art Center – FREE family art night. Families do an art project, play an I-Spy game and eat a delicious treat.

Tuesday, August 26

Hogle Zoo – Members Only – Sunset Safari – Stay late at the zoo.  Zoo closes at 8pm – Stay until 9pm.

$2 Tuesday at Thanksgiving Point. Dinosaur Museum, Museum of Nat’l Curiosity, Farm and Gardens. $2 per person.

Friday, August 29

At Dusk, FREE movie ‘Cars’ at Big Cottonwood Park. Bring your chairs and blankets. Come early for the Giant Antique Car Show.  Dinner at 6:00 (Hamburgers, hot dogs, etc.)  Music by DJ “Laughing Gravy”

Midway Swiss Days 8am – 8pm

Seven Peaks Water Park open 4:00 – 8:00pm

At Dusk, FREE movie on the Utah State Capital lawn – Frozen

Saturday, August 30

Midway Swiss Days 8am – 8pm

12:30 and 3:00 Holladay Library – Free showings of the movie Apollo 13 (PG)

5:00 – 7:00pm FREE concert ‘Crossroads’ at Memorial Park (250 S. Main Street in Payson) Bring blankets and/or chairs.

Snowbird Grand Oktoberfest

Monday, September 1

FREE day at Red Butte Garden

Last day for Seven Peaks Water park (9:30am – 8:00pm)

Snowbird Grand Oktoberfest

Tuesday, September 2

Pick up your Community Exploration Card at any Salt Lake CITY library   (4 free passes Gateway, Red Butte, NHM, and Leonardo)

Wednesday, September 3

FREE day at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts

8:00pm Sandy Amphitheater – FREE International Folk Festival – Dance and Music from countries around the world.

Thursday, September 4

Utah State Fair

Friday, September 5

Utah State Fair

Saturday, September 6

Utah State Fair

Snowbird Oktoberfest

Monday, September 8

Utah State Fair

8:00 Real Salt Lake vs. FC Dallas – Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy.

7pm Murray Heritage Senior Center outdoor plaza (10 East 6150 South) 1/2 block west of State. FREE family night series – bring old and young.  Time Cruisers, Oldies.

6:00 – 9:00pm FREE Family Night (Carnival Party) at the Skate Park (10140 S. 700 E.) skateboard, scooter, rollerblades, bike.

Tuesday, September 9

Utah State Fair

Wednesday, September 10

Utah State Fair

7:00 – 7:45pm Millcreek Library – Pajama Storytime – stories, songs, dancing and lots of fun. Kids can come in jammies.

8:00pm Sandy Amphitheater – FREE Silent Movies – Classic black and white movies with live organ music – movies begin  at dusk

Thursday, September 11

Utah State Fair

Friday, September 12

Utah State Fair

Saturday, September 13

Last day of the Utah State Fair

11:00 – 2:00 (90 E 8720 S) Sandy Heritage Festival.  FREE food and entertainment.

Snowbird Oktoberfest

Friday, September 19

The Maze Runner comes out in theaters

Dolphin Tale Part 2 comes out in theaters

8:00 Real Salt Lake vs. Colorado – Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy.

Saturday, September 20

Snowbird Oktoberfest

Monday, September 22

6:00 – 9:00pm FREE Family Night at the Skate Park (10140 S. 700 E.) skateboard, scooter, rollerblades, bike.

Tuesday, September 23

7:00 – 8:30 FREE Women’s Safety Class (age 12+) Sandy Police Dept.  10000 S. Centennial. Register at (801) 568-2900

Saturday, September 27

FREE day at all National Parks

2:00 – 10:00pm Gallivan Center – Rock N Ribs – FREE

Snowbird Oktoberfest

Wednesday, October 1

Pick up your Community Exploration Card at any Salt Lake CITY library   (4 free passes Gateway, Red Butte, NHM, and Leonardo)

FREE day at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Saturday, October 4

Snowbird Oktoberfest

Monday, October 6

FREE day at Red Butte Garden

Tuesday, October 7

10:00 get tickets for the FREE Natural History Museum’s free day (Oct. 13)

http://www.nhmu.utah.edu/free-days-nhmu

Wednesday, October 8

7:00 – 8:30 FREE Women’s Safety Class (age 12+) Sandy Police Dept. 10000 S. Centennial. Register at (801) 568-2900

Friday, October 10

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (Disney) comes out in theaters

Saturday, October 11

10:00 – 2:00 Hogle Zoo – Wolf Awareness Day – Learn why wolves should be loved and not feared.

7:30 Real Salt Lake vs. San Jose – Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy.

Last day of Snowbird Oktoberfest

Monday, October 13

FREE day at the Natural History Museum – Get tickets in advance online on October 7th.

Thursday, October 16

9:00 – 5:00 This is the Place Heritage Park – Little Haunts – Not scary fun.  Come in costume (adults $11/$8 kids)

Friday, October 17

9:00 – 5:00 This is the Place Heritage Park – Little Haunts – Not scary fun.  Come in costume (adults $11/$8 kids)

Saturday, October 18

9:00 – 5:00 This is the Place Heritage Park – Little Haunts – Not scary fun.  Come in costume (adults $11/$8 kids)

Snowbird Customer Appreciation Day.  FREE Tram with a can of food.  (weather depending)

Wednesday, October 22

7:30 Real Salt Lake vs. Chivas  – Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy.

Saturday, October 25

9:00 – 3:00pm Boo at the Zoo at Hogle Zoo.  Come in costume and trick-or-treat.   Age 12 and under.

11am – 3pm Gallivan Center FREE Monster Block party.  costume contest, trick-or-treating, pumpkin drop, live performances, etc.

9:00 – 5:00 This is the Place Heritage Park – Little Haunts – Not scary fun.  Come in costume (adults $11/$8 kids)

Snowbird Customer Appreciation Day.  Free Tram (with a can of food)

Saturday, November 1

Pick up your Community Exploration Card at any Salt Lake CITY library   (4 free passes Gateway, Red Butte, NHM, and Leonardo)

Wednesday, November 5

FREE day at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Tuesday, November 11

FREE day at all National Parks (Arches, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Coral Reef and Zions)

Friday, November 21

The Hunger Games, Mockingjay Part 1 comes out in theaters

Thursday, November 27

9:00 – noon Hogle Zoo – Feast with a Beast.  Come and watch the animals have their Thanksgiving before you have yours.

Saturday, November 29

5:30pm – 9:00pm Hogle Zoo’s opening of Zoo Lights.

Monday, December 1

Pick up your Community Exploration Card at any Salt Lake CITY library   (4 free passes Gateway, Red Butte, NHM, and Leonardo)

Hogle Zoo – Zoo Lights

Tuesday, December 2

Hogle Zoo – Zoo Lights

Wednesday, December 3

Hogle Zoo – Zoo Lights

Thursday, December 4

Hogle Zoo – Zoo lights

11am – 8pm This is the Place Heritage Park – Christkindlmarkt – FREE – Christmas tree lighting, parade, shopping, food, etc.

Friday, December 5

Hogle Zoo – Zoo lights

11am – 8pm This is the Place Heritage Park – Christkindlmarkt – shopping, food, etc.  FREE

Saturday, December 6

FREE day at Red Butte Garden

Hogle Zoo – zoo lights

11am – 8pm This is the Place Heritage Park – Christkindlmarkt – shopping, food, etc.  FREE

Monday, December 8

Hogle Zoo – zoo lights

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.

Tuesday, December 9

Hogle zoo – zoo lights

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.

Wednesday, December 10

FREE day at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Hogle Zoo – zoo lights

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.

Thursday, December 11

Hogle Zoo – zoo lights

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.

Friday, December 12

Paddington comes out in theaters

Hogle Zoo – zoo lights

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.

Saturday, December 13

Hogle Zoo – zoo lights

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.

Monday, December 15

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.

Tuesday, December 16

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.

Wednesday, December 17

The Hobbit There and Back Again comes out in theaters

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.

Thursday, December 18

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.

Friday, December 19

Annie comes out in theaters

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.

Saturday, December 20

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.

Monday, December 22

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.

Tuesday, December 23

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.

Wednesday, December 24

9:00 – noon Hogle Zoo – Roar before Christmas – Watch the animals open their presents.  Visit with Santa and make crafts.

Thursday, December 25 – CHRISTMAS DAY

Night at the Museum part 3 comes out in theaters

Unbroken the movie comes out in theaters

Annie – The Movie comes out in theaters

Friday, December 26

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.

Saturday, December 27

5:00 – 9:00pm This is the Place – Candlelight Christmas ($11 adults/$8 kids) Father Christmas, gift shop, crafts, etc.