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Weekend Express: Things to do in Utah

Published July 12, 2013 2:43 pm

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The Salt Lake Tribune's entertainment staff is here to help you plan your weekend with our best picks in art, music, theatre and TV. Click here for more event listings, and find sports listings here.

Peru Fest • That country between Ecuador and Bolivia celebrates its independence on Saturday. Peru Fest includes vendors, food and Salsa dancing at Gallivan Center.

WHERE • Gallivan Center, 239 S. Main St. in Salt Lake City

WHEN • 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, July 13


Food and wine • Celebrate the culinary this weekend in Park City. The Park City Food and Wine Classic runs through Sunday at restaurants and locations across town. Go to http://www.parkcityfoodandwineclassic.com for a complete schedule.

WHERE » Locations throughout Park City and Summit County

WHEN » today through Sunday

TICKETS » Start at $55 for a single event. Go to http://www.parkcityfoodandwineclassic.com for availability.

Rodeo • Utah's rodeo season continues. Bucking and roping will commence Friday and Saturday in Draper and Manila, and on Saturday in Rush Valley and Cedar Fort. For times, ticket information and more details, click on the link under each town.

Outlaw party • The 13th Annual Butch Cassidy Festival shoots fast and rides hard in Beaver. Festivities include a car show, a pie eating contest, a rib eating contest and a tricycle race. Go to http://www.beavercountytravel.com/butch-event.htm for more information.

WHERE • Locations througout Beaver

WHEN • Today, July 12, and Saturday, July 13


Comedy • Paul Rodriguez, 58, appeared in his first film in 1983 and has been making people laugh at comedy clubs even longer than that. Latinos, black, whites... pretty much everyone can expect to get made fun of at his shows in West Valley City.

WHERE » Wise Guys Comedy Club, 2194 W. 3500 South in West Valley City

WHEN » 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. today, July 12, and Saturday, July 13

TICKETS » $25, go to http://wiseguyscomedy.com

Movies •

Television • Two national soccer telecasts will originate from Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy on Saturday on two different channels. The Gold Cup matchup between the United States and Cuba is up first at 1:30 p.m. on Fox/Channel 13; then at 4 p.m. it's a second Gold Cup match, this one between Belize and Costa Rica on the Fox Soccer Channel.

LOCAL SPORTS ON TV: League-leading Real Salt Lake travels to Texas to take on FC Dallas (7 p.m., Channel 30).

For more weekend TV highlights • Go to http://www.sltrib.com/blogs/tv