Free – Or Cheap! – Weekend Family Fun Along The Wasatch Front
So, here’s my challenge for ALL of us this weekend: get out of your comfort zone and try something new. I think my family life is a little stale and in need of shaking up, so maybe yours is, too. This is the perfect weekend to stretch a little and see how clever and competent you really are. Ready?
10:30am: Storytime at Willow Park Zoo, Logan. Tickets .50.
3-5:30pm: Collegiate Women’s Softball – Weber State, Utah State, Dixie State: see website for ticket prices.
4:00pm: Teen Make and Take Craft: Whitmore Library, SLC. Free.
5:00pm: Women’s Self Defense Course – Beyond Sports Taekwondo, Lindon. Tickets $45.
6:00pm: New Moon Energy Meet – Elemental Inspirations, SLC. Admission is free.
6:30pm: Family Bingo Night – Fundraiser for Meals on Wheels at the Brigham City Community Center. Tickets $5.
7:00pm: Trivia Night at The Leonardo – come match wits! Admission is free.
7:00pm: Skate-Con with the Wasatch Figure Skating Club, Weber County Ice Sheet. Tickets are $5.
7:00pm: Free Friday Family Flicks at Snowbird Ski Resort – “Back To The Future.” Free admission.
7:00pm: Jung and Dreams: a lecture from the Jung Society of Utah – Provo Library at Academy Square. Free admission.
7:00pm: Utah Grizzlies vs. Bakersfield Condors, Maverick Center WVC. Tickets $25
7:30 and 9:30pm: Natasha Leggero – Wiseguys Comedy Club, WVC. Tickets are $15.
(photo credit: Patrick GlBlln)
9:00am: Beekeeping Course, UofU Continuing Education. (I know I’m not the only one who’s thought about being an urban beekeeper. And with honeybees in such a terrible decline across the country, I really want to do this. You interested?) Full course on starting out, resources, and more. Class fee $99.
9:00am: Buns Up 5K for Colon Cancer – Sugarhouse Park, SLC. Race fees are $20-25.
9:00am: Pruning Demonstration, Ogden Botanical Gardens. Admission is free.
10:00am: Think Pink 5K – Wines Park, Lehi. Race fees $25.
10:00am: Garden Planning and Design – Wasatch Community Gardens, Main Branch Library, SLC. Admission is free.
10:30am: Kestrel Presentation and Field Trip – Antelope Island State Park, learn more about these birds with the Hawkwatch Experts, free.
11:30: Sensory-Based Story Hour – for school aged children and parents. Pleasant Valley Branch, Weber County Library. Free admission.
12n-5pm: Collegiate Women’s Softball – BYU, Weber State, Utah State, University of Utah. See website for admission fees.
3:00pm: Apres Ski Party at Park City Resort – Bonanza Town is playing! Admission is free.
6:00pm: Movie Night Fundraiser – watch “The Princess Bride” and raise money for health care assistance. USU Taggert Center Ballroom, $3.00.
7:00pm: Stokes Nature Center Canyon Jam Series – presenting Hoodoo. Tickets are $8-20.
7:30pm: Geico EnduroCross Series – ESA, SLC. Tickets $20-22.
8:15pm: Blacklight Run 5K – Miller Motorsports Park, Toole. Wear white, you’re going to be splattered. Tickets $25-40.
(Photo credit: Thom Watson)
10a-5p: LEGO Monuments Tour, Fashion Place Mall, SLC. Free admission.
10:30am: Muffins and Mimosas – THIS is my kind of 5K, where you end up at Gracie’s in downtown SLC for mimosas. Race fee: $32.
12:00pm: Pumas! The Story Of Mountain Lions and People – Swaner Eco Preserve, Park City. Free admission.
12:00pm: Collegiate Women’s Softball, Utah State and University of Utah. See website for ticket fees.
12:00pm: Extreme Mammals – Utah Museum of Natural History, SLC. Tickets are $0-13.
4:00pm: Presbyterian Choir Festival – sacred music concert at the historic chuch in SLC. Admission is free.
5:00pm: Apres Ski Music – music, food and cocktails at Snowbird Ski Resort. Tickets are $4-20 depending on venue.
This is just the beginning of your options-stop by my girlie Michelle’s excellent blog EnjoyUtah.org for more.
Subscribe to Rewind 100.7's blog!
Get the updates on the Classic Hits, concerts, and contests straight to your inbox with our weekly emails.