Northern Utah events: Things to do over the next 10 days

Friday , August 11, 2017 - 4:00 AM

MATT HERP/Standard-Examiner

The Ogden Valley Balloon & Artist Festival returns to Eden 7 a.m. through noon, Aug. 20. Admission is free.

CARMEN LOPEZ, Standard-Examiner

FRIDAY, Aug. 11

‘PETER AND THE STARCATCHER’ LIVE — Find out how little orphan Peter became Peter Pan. Based on the best-selling novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson. 7:30 p.m., The Ziegfeld Theater, 3934 S. Washington Blvd., Ogden. Performances run intermittently through Sept. 2. www.theziegfeldtheater.com. 1-855-944-2787. $17-19.

‘IN THE HEIGHTS’ PERFORMANCE — A Tony Award-winning musical about a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood. Includes some adult situations, so discretion is advised. 8 p.m., Ogden Amphitheater, 343 E. 25th St., Ogden. Performances run intermittently through Aug. 21. www.goodcotheatre.com. 801-917-4969. $15-20.

CD RELEASE SHOW — Featuring Blues legend James Harman with Tony Holiday and the Velvetones, and special guest Candy’s River House. 9 p.m., The State Room, 638 S. State St., Salt Lake City. Doors open at 8 p.m. Must be at least age 21. 1-800-501-2885. $15.

SATURDAY, Aug. 12

OPEN MIC NIGHT — The family-friendly environment is open to those interested in sharing their talents on stage or to listen. 7 p.m., Brigham City Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City. Light refreshments will be served. 435-723-0740. FREE for performers; $2 donation suggested for non-performers.

PUPPET FESTIVAL AT THE MARKET — Event includes puppets for sale, making puppets and puppet shows. 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Brigham City Farmers Market, 6 N. Main St., Brigham City. 435-723-0740. FREE.

WOMEN’S SOCCER — Weber State women’s soccer hosts the University of Utah. 7 p.m., Dee Events Center, 4444 Event Center Drive, Ogden. weberstatesports.com. FREE.

SUNDAY, Aug. 13 

BLUES, BREWS & BBQ CONCERT SERIES — Featuring Turnpike Troubadours, Dirty River Boys, and The Battlefield. Noon to 5:30 p.m., outside Earl’s Lodge, Snowbasin Resort, 3925 E. Snowbasin Road, Huntsville. Bring a shade chair or blanket. Event includes activities and games for children. snowbasin.com. 888-437-5488. FREE.

WALKING THE WETLANDS — Featuring a guided birding and wetland discussion. 10 a.m., Antelope Island State Park, 4528 W. 1700 South, Syracuse. Meet at Fielding Garr Ranch parking lot. Wear appropriate clothing and footwear. Bring water and binoculars if available. 801-721-9569. $10 per vehicle.

SPECIAL CONCERT — Singing with the birds, featuring Nathan Spenser Revue. 2 p.m., Tracy Aviary, 589 E. 1300 South, Salt Lake City. Bring a chair and picnic. Concert is FREE with admission to aviary. 801-596-8500. 

MONDAY, Aug. 14

SUMMER SPLASH — Free swimming, live music and concessions, open to the public. Noon to 7 p.m., Logan Aquatic Center, 451 South 500 West, Logan. 435-716-9266. FREE.

BEER YOGA — This even offers an hour-long, all-skill-levels welcome yoga class, with a beer tasting afterward. 6 p.m., Talisman Brewing Company, 1258 S. Gibson Ave., Ogden. Call 385-389-2945 to register. Must be 21 to participate. 

BULLET JOURNALS CLASS — It only takes your favorite pen and a notebook to create an “analog system for a digital age” to stay organized and accomplish goals. The notebook can be lined, unlined, grid, or dotted — whatever you prefer. 6-8 p.m., Ogden Wellness Collective, 258 East Harris St., Ogden. 385-240-2824. FREE

TUESDAY, Aug. 15

FOOD ALLERGY TREATMENT SEMINAR — Learn about different forms of allergy treatment from doctors who specialize in allergy, asthma and immunology. 6:30-7:30 p.m., Tanner Clinic, 2121 N. 1700 West, Layton. 801-773-4840. FREE.

FUNDAMENTALS OF GLASSBLOWING — Learn the basics of what could be your new favorite hobby. 6 p.m., The Local Artisan Collective, 2371 Kiesel Ave., Ogden. www.localartisancollective.com. For one: $40 per hour; For 2: $75 per hour; For 3: $100 per hour. 

MAGIC AND VAUDEVILLE NIGHT — Magic. Comedy. Variety. Featuring guest star, The Amazing Arthur. 7-10 p.m., Weber State University Wildcat Theater, 3848 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. 801-626-6000. $7.

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 16

DAVIS COUNTY FAIR — It’s the opening night of the fair. This year’s theme is “Come and Sea It!” The first night features the Monster Truck Insanity Tour Event. 7 p.m., 151 South 1100 West, Farmington. Admission to the fair is free; the event is $16 for adults, $8 for ages 3-12 and free for ages 2 and under

OGDEN RAPTORS — Watch as the team takes on the Great Falls Voyagers at Lindquist Field. 7 p.m. Lindquist Field, 2330 Lincoln Ave., Ogden. Smithtix.com. Children under 3 free; Children ages 4-12 $4-$10; Adults $6-$12. 

GARDENING SEMINAR — Join Janice Terry of the Weber Basin Water Conservancy District to learn about the inner working of plants, including plant structures and functions, and how gardening practices influence their growing processes. 6-7:30 p.m., Weber Basin Water Conservancy, 2837 Utah 193, Layton. 801-771-1677. FREE.

THURSDAY, Aug. 17

DAVIS COUNTY FAIR — Senior day at the fair offers free health screenings and bingo. 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., 151 South 1100 West, Farmington. Admission to the fair is free, parking at the east lot is $5 and the south lot is $10.

CHALK PAINTING — Learn to use chalk paint to transform your furniture, crafts and more. 6:30-9:30 p.m., The Bees Knees Consignment Boutique, 1050 Shepard Lane Suite 7, Farmington. 801-923-8003. $25.

VERTICAL GARDENING — Learn how vines and climbing plants can take your garden to the next level. 6:30-8 p.m., Ogden Botanical Gardens, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden. Registration required at https://goo.gl/Mtu6GZ. $15.

FRIDAY, Aug. 18

DAVIS COUNTY FAIR — It’s the first night of the rodeo at the fair! This RMPRA event goes through Aug. 19. 7 p.m., 151 South 1100 West, Farmington. Admission to the fair is free; event is $15. 

OGDEN VALLEY BALLOON & ARTIST FESTIVAL — Features about 17 hot air balloons, includes balloon rides, arts and craft booths and more. 7 a.m. through noon, Aug. 20, Eden Park 2100 N. 5600 East, Eden. ogdenvalleyballoonfestival.com. FREE.

LAYTON F.E.S.T. — F.E.S.T. stands for Farmers, Entertainment, Shopping and Trucks. 5:30-9:30 p.m., 465 North Wasatch Drive, Layton. laytonfest.com. FREE.

DATE NIGHT YOGA — Try out or advance your partner/acro yoga — all levels are welcome. Relaxation Fitness, 258 S Mountain Road, Fruit Heights. www.clients.mindbodyonline.com. Free with membership or $15 per couple. 

SATURDAY, Aug. 19

DAVIS COUNTY FAIR — The last night of the fair features a BMX state qualifying race. Bring your own bike, wear long pants, long sleeves, closed-toe shoes and a helmet. Registration starts 6 p.m., event is at 7:30 p.m., 151 South 1100 West, Farmington. Admission to the fair is free; event is FREE. 

ROCK THE BLOCK — Live music, bring food to share and enjoy a summer night with neighbors and friends. 7 p.m., 325 S. 250 West, Kaysville. https://goo.gl/wGT5t6. FREE.

CRAG CLEANUP — Join in helping clean up the 9th Street crag and help with some erosion control. Tools and cold drinks will be provided. Bring your own gloves and sun protection. 8 a.m. to noon, 9th Street Rock Wall, Ogden. 803-351-2573. FREE.

SUNDAY, Aug. 20

BLUES, BREWS & BBQ CONCERT SERIES — Featuring Robert Randolph and the Family Band, Troubadour 77, KLB, and Old Shoe. Noon to 5:30 p.m., outside Earl’s Lodge, Snowbasin Resort, 3925 E. Snowbasin Road, Huntsville. Bring a shade chair or blanket. Event includes activities and games for children. snowbasin.com. 888-437-5488. FREE.

LONG RANGE SHOOTING — Get into the sport of long range shooting and hunting. Training rifles will be provided at cost of ammunition. 9 a.m., 1596 N Hill Field Rd Ste. G, Layton. www.Firearmspro.com. 801-416-0606. Cost varies based on equipment and ammunition. 

CHILI COOK OFF — Got a chili recipe you want to share? Love trying all kinds of chili? Come to the event and be sure to bring your own chili or your own drinks, sides and desserts. 5-8 p.m. Harvest Bible Chapel, 3625 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. FREE.