Spooky Saturdays

October, Saturdays at Thanksgiving Point
Museum of Ancient Life
3003 Thanksgiving Way, Lehi, UT 84043 (801) 768-2300

Experience an “An Old Fashioned Halloween Party” every Saturday at the Museum of Ancient Life. Explore the science behind classic Movie Monsters such as Frankenstein, Nessie the Loch Ness Monster, the Blob and others! Join in fun hands-on experiments such as dry ice bubbles and Oobleck and create some fun make-and-takes. Play games, make crafts, and more to get you and your little ones ready for Halloween. Halloween costumes welcome at all Spooky Saturdays.

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Nightmare on 13th

Haunted House Nightmare on 13th
October, Daily thru Halloween
300 W 1300 S, Salt Lake City, Utah 84115  (801) 467-8100

Nightmare on 13th Street Haunted House, Salt Lake City, Utah, Halloween

The Scariest Haunted House in Utah Voted one of the scariest haunted attractions in America by the Travel Channel! The Travel Channel came by the haunted house and did a lot of awesome filming! They did a great job showcasing some of our best scares and craziest actors.

Haunted Hollywood, Zombie Party Weekend, Night of the Dead, Realm of Darkness

The Nightmare Theater is regarded as the best and most technologically advanced show in the Haunted House industry. From the moment you enter the Nightmare on 13th, the frightening entertainment begins! Upon entering the Nightmare Theater, you realize you are actually in the center of the nightmare. Be prepared to have the limits of your five senses tested and your psyche questioning what is real and what is not. The Nightmare Theater sets the stage for the rest of the nightmare to come…

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The Haunted Woods

October, Halloween Week at The Haunted Woods
Camp Tracy Lodge, Mill Creek Canyon Rd.

Salt Lake City, UT, 84125  (801) 569-1341

Halloween, Haunted House, Haunted Woods, UtahA Family Friendly Haunted House with proceeds benefiting the Boy Scouts of America GSLC at Camp Tracy Lodge​​ in Mill Creek Canyon.

We take pride in being Utah’s only family friendly haunted attraction.  This annual event is created and performed for cub scout/boy scout aged groups.  It is also popular for girl scout and Activity Day groups.  We do not allow graphic violence, foul language, or demonic beings.  But, it will be intensely fun and a bit scary.

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Cornbelly’s Corn Maze & Pumpkin Fest

October thru Halloween at Thanksgiving Point
3003 Thanksgiving Way Lehi, UT 84043 (801) 768-2300

Pumpkin Patch 3

Corn Mazes
Though we spend much of the year working with the 225+ MAiZE locations around the world, our original location here in Utah is where you’ll find us each fall. Cornbelly’s Corn Maze & Pumpkin Fest is really a labor of love for Brett and Nicole Herbst, family and friends. A lot has changed since our early days, as each year we travel the country looking for new ideas and ways to improve. After moving our corn maze to several locations in the last decade, we’ve finally found the perfect home at Thanksgiving Point. Below are some photos from previous years themes.

Pumpkin Princess Carriage
A favorite at Cornbelly’s  was the Pumpkin Princess Playland. Your little princes and princesses  enchanted by a birthday tea party area, horse-drawn “Cinderella” carriage, pumpkin princess autograph and photo area, small castle for children to play inside of, a “build-a-princess” scarecrow area, and other princess-themed activities.

Pumpkin Patch 2

Trick-or-Treat Trail
As you stroll through the kiddie maze on designated Saturdays in October, you just might bump into a few loveable characters passing out yummy Halloween treats. Each child will have the chance to trick-or-treat in the corn and find their own candy-filled treats! Check our Schedule of Events for days and times.

Pick-Your-Own Pumpkin Patch
Come and pick ‘em … pick out your favorite pumpkin from the hundreds in our bigger and better pick-your-own pumpkin patch. Our pumpkin prices range from $1 to $10. Plus, look for the Spookley the Square Pumpkin storytelling boards along the way.

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Frightmares! Haunted House

October thru Halloween at Lagoon Amusement Park
375 Lagoon Dr. Farmington, Utah 84025 (801) 451-8060

Character Dining
Enjoy a Halloween-themed Dinner, followed by Photo Opportunities with Lagoon’s favorite Frightmares’ Characters every Friday & Saturday night through October 30th.

Zombie Lockdown
Banished characters of Frightmares Past have taken over this haunted prison at last! Enter into a world where insanity reigns supreme, there’s no way out and the only thing to do is scream!

Fun House of Fear
Boys and girls of every age, wouldn’t you like to see something strange? Come with us and you will see, THIS our town of Halloween!

Psycho Dave’s Salvage Yard
The smell of terror is in the air. As you journey through this once happy place, sights leave nightmarish memories.

Deception
In this house of illusion your eyes will deceive. You’ll question what’s real and what not to believe. Hold on tight to your loved ones as you navigate this haunted maze.

Scary & Crow’s Straw Maze and Spook-A-Boo Walk-Thru
A fun, non-scary children’s walk-thru inhabited by friendly characters.

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Utah Walking Paths Photo Journal

Our chief editor Scotty Reed on a fitness craze, purchased a new Samsung Galaxy Mega 6 Smartphone and decided to walk his extra pounds away while photographing some of Utah’s best running, hiking, biking and walking trails. Come follow his journey!

Jordan River Parkway Trail - 7800 S to 6500 S - West Jordan, UtahJordan River Parkway Trail – 7800 S to 6500 S – West Jordan, Utah

Jordan River Parkway Trail - 4800 S to 3900 S - Taylorsville, UtahJordan River Parkway Trail – 4800 S to 3900 S – Taylorsville, Utah

20140118_115649Jordan River Parkway Trail – 5400 S to 4800 S – Taylorsville, Utah

20140117_121326Jordan River Parkway Trail – 6500 S to 5400 S – Murray, Utah

20140116_133606Temple Square & Downtown Salt Lake City, Utah

*High Resolution photo’s may be downloaded and used for personal use providing credit is given with a link to UtahAgenda.com. Sorry no Hot-Linking permitted.

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Acoustic Music at the Hog Wallow

Named after a rapid on the Green River, The Hog Wallow Pub is located kitty-corner to the historic Old Mill ruin at the base of Big Cottonwood Canyon, renowned for some of the best snow on earth. It is the latest reincarnation of the oldest and most notorious bar in the Cottonwood Heights area. Since it’s opening, Hog Wallow has received a number of awards including: City Search’s “Best Outdoor Bar,” City Weekly’s “Best Neighborhood Bar” and “Best Escape From Downtown,” and Salt Lake Magazine’s “Best Suburban Bar.”

Acoustic Music

Hog Wallow Pub
3200 Big Cottonwood Canyon Rd, Salt Lake City, UT 84121(801) 733-5567 ‎

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SLC Gallery Stroll

Downtown Gallery Stroll, Salt Lake City, Utah, Free, Art Galleries, Art Exhibits, Visual ArtsOn the third Friday of each month galleries across Salt Lake will be open for the Gallery Stroll. A chance for the public to meet artists and browse the exciting and thriving visual arts market in Salt Lake City. The event, as always, is FREE.

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Salt Lake Gallery Stroll Website
Salt Lake Art Center
20 S West Temple Salt Lake City, UT 84101 (801) 328-4201

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Ballroom Dance Lessons with Repertory Dance Theatre

Ballroom Dancing , Repertory Dance Theatre, Salt Lake City, Utah, Dance Lessons, Ballet, Modern Dance, ZumbaPerfect date night activity! Couples and singles welcome.

All Classes Taught At The West Studio in the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center.

Try a new class or an old favorite. Soma, Jazz, Modern Technique, Ballet Technique, Basic, Intermediate and Advanced Flamenco, Prime Movement, African, Hip Hop

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday Classes
Rose Wagner West Studio Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
138 West Broadway, Salt Lake City, Utah

Repertory Dance Theatre – Salt Lake City, Utah
Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center

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Laughing Stock Improv

Laughing Stock Improv, Off Broadway Theatre, Salt Lake City, Utah, Comedy It doesn’t matter what you’ve read. This is the one and only home of Utah’s actual longest running and most successful improv comedy troupe. Others may make their claims to fame, but here are the facts. Laughing Stock plays every Friday and Saturday night at the Off Broadway Theatre in downtown Salt Lake City. And have done so for the nearly 15 years. Some of the faces have changed, but our primary goal has always remained the same… entertainment. Trying to help you forget the worries of your day with laughter. There is no place quite like OBT. And, there is no improv troupe quite like Laughing Stock.

Friday and Saturday Nights 7:30 and 10 pm

Laughing Stock Improv Comedy
Off Broadway Theatre

272 South Main Salt Lake City, UT 84101 (801) 355-4628

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Park City Gallery Stroll

Old Towne Gallery, Park City, Utah, Gallery Stroll, Summit, Wasatch County, Art Galleries, Artists, Visual ArtOn the last Friday of each month, from 6:00 – 9:00 pm, members of the Park City Gallery Association offer a unique monthly showcase highlighting artists, special exhibits, and art events.

The last Friday Gallery Stroll is a free community event that gives locals and Park City visitors alike the opportunity to enjoy light refreshments while exploring Park City’s exciting art scene.
Please visit any of our participating galleries to pick up a free gallery guide.

Contact: Maren Bargreen (435) 649-3001
Admission: Free and open to the public

Friday (Last Friday of each month) from 6 to 9 pm

Park City Gallery Association
Historic Main Street, Park City, Utah 84060

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Free Country Line Dance Lessons

Free Country Line Dancing, Outlaw Saloon, Ogden, Utah, Country Music, Country DancingThe Outlaw Saloon is the hottest country night club around. We have it all! With our friendly staff, live entertainment every weekend and great concerts by some of nation's top recording artists. Come down for the best party in town!Singles & Couples Welcome!

Come on down to the Outlaw Saloon and learn to country line dance for free. Every Friday and Saturday night from 8pm-10pm

The Outlaw Saloon in Ogden Utah is the hottest country night club around. Live entertainment every weekend and great concerts by some of nation’s top recording artists. One of  the best parties in town!

Friday and Saturday Nights 8pm – 9pm

The Outlaw Saloon
1254 West 2100 South Ogden, UT 84401 (801) 334-9260

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Wiseguys Comedy Club Open Mic Night

Wiseguys Comedy Club Utah, Trolley Square, West Valley, Utah County, Orem

Have you ever been watching a comedian on TV and thought to yourself? “I could do that!”

Well, stop thinking about it and start doing it. If you think you got what it takes to be the next big name in stand up comedy then come on out to WISEGUYS OPEN MIC and give it a shot. Every comedian that is making a living as a professional started out at open mic and it’s every Wednesday at WISEGUYS TROLLEY SQUARE.

At the WISEGUYS OPEN MIC you will usually see 20-25 new ,amateur, professional and wannabes giving it their all.

If you are a comic or just want to see what it is like to get on stage…Just show up, sign up and go up! We take the first 20-25 performers. Sign ups begin from 6pm to 7pm Wednesday at WISEGUYS TROLLEY SQUARE.

Bring your friends. We encourage you to invite lots of people. The more friends you bring the funnier you will seem!

Every Wednesday at Wiseguys West Valley
Showtime 7:30pm. Doors 6:30pm. Admission $5

Wiseguys Comedy Club Salt Lake City, West Valley and Ogden

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Old Time Post Office, Store, Home & School Exhibit

Gale Center of History & Culture Museum in South Jordan, Utah

School
The school is built to look as if we are ready for a day of learning at the turn of the twentieth century, about 1900. It resembles the one built at approximately 104th S. and 1300 West.

Home
This house is built to look like the home of Byrum Henry Beckstead, one of the first settlers in South Jordan and was built especially for children. In it they (you) have the opportunity to feel what it would have been like to live back in the early days of South Jordan.

Store
There were several stores in early South Jordan. The first large store was the Jordan Mercantile run by Joseph Holt. It was located at 10346 South 1300 West and was built about 1895. It carried a full line of household and farm items. It also housed an office, dance hall and stage. The wonderful building here in the History Center is a combination of two later stores that were important places in the lives of the early settlers starting around 1930.

Post Office
In early days mail delivery was very different from today. Mail to this area of the Salt Lake Valley was delivered once a week to the city of Sandy. One postman, or mail carrier, then delivered mail to the South Jordan, Bennion, West Jordan, Riverton, Draper, Midvale and Crescent cities. Then back to Sandy he went! He carried it all on his back in 2 bags.

Terrific Tuesdays – Monthly at 6 pm
Look no further than the Gale Center of History and Culture on Tuesday evenings for exciting family fun activities! We will have arts & crafts, guest speakers, movies, games, demonstrations etc.

Gale Center of History & Culture Museum
10300 Beckstead Lane South Jordan, UT 84095  (801) 254-3048

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Free Animal Shows

Free Animal Show, Brigham Young University, Museum, Provo, Utah, Children's Activities, Family, Educational, LearningEnjoy a free Show at Brigham Young University’s Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum weekdays and Saturday.

 

Free Weekly Shows
Monday: Reptiles at 6:30 & 7:30 pm
Tuesday: Adaptations at 7:30 pm
Wednesday: Utah plants & animals 7:30 pm
Thursday: Ecosystems at 7:30 pm
Friday: Invertebrates at 7:30 pm
Saturday: Reptiles at 1:00 pm & 3:00 pm

.Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum –  BYU, Provo, Utah

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Fetish Ball

Fetish Fashion Ball, Area 51, Salt Lake City, Utah, Dancing, Club, Dance, Singles, Nightclubs, DJ's, PartyThe only place in Salt Lake with the balls to cater to your “sinfully sexy” self. Hosted the last Saturday night of every month, the entire club from top to bottom becomes the ultimate playground for sexy fetish fun. Dress to impress and express that dark & daring side you’ve been hiding during your 9 to 5. Whether you dress to the fetish theme, or just come to watch this freak show, either way you will fit right in to the monthly Fetish Ball!

Come in to see all the gorgeous freaks, or partake of your own daring adventure with our fetish demo’s and freaky accessories. Dance all night to all the dark and naughty music your parents warned you about.

The party starts at 8pm so get here fast for SLC’s Sexiest Freak Show event! Cover charge is just $10, but if you get in before 10pm you get $5 off! And Ladies, remember that you are always FREE before 10pm.

Saturday (Last Saturday Monthly) 8 pm – 1 am

Area51
451 S 400 W Salt Lake City, UT 84101 (801) 534-0819

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