Weekend Express: Christmas in Ogden, Temple Square lights, winter market
Ogden Christmas Village • Ogden's annual Christmas Village opens Saturday at the Municipal Gardens. Events Saturday include a Santa Run, Holiday Electric Light Parade and Christmas Gala with fireworks. More information, ogdencity.com/about_ogden/special_events/christmas_village.aspx and http://www.runsanta.com/.
When: Saturday, 4:30 p.m. Santa Run, 5:30 p.m. parade, 6:30 p.m. Christmas Village opens
Where: Ogden Municipal Gardens, 22nd Street and 25th Street
Temple Square Lights • The Christmas lights at Temple Square will twinkle nightly starting Friday through Dec. 31.
When: Nightly through Dec. 31
Where: Temple Square
North Pole Express • This annual Christmas tradition takes passengers on a 90-minute journey with Santa to the North Pole. Elves serve hot drinks and treats while singing carols. More information, hebervalleyrr.org/specialevents/northpoleexpress/.
When: Begins Friday and runs Thursdays through Saturdays through Dec. 14, then daily except Sundays through Dec. 24.
Where: Heber Valley Railroad, 450 S. Sixth West, Heber City
Admission: $15 to $47
7th Annual Winter Market • The market showcases Utah handcrafted arts and ethnic products with live music and dance performances. More information http://www.culturalcelebration.org.
When: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday
Where: Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 W. 3100 South, West Valley City
TELEVISION • The always classy Hallmark Hall of Fame serves up a holiday movie on Sunday. "Christmas In Conway" will tug at your heart â a man (Andy Garcia) tries to arrange the perfect gift for his dying wife (Mary-Louise Parker).
When • Sunday, 8 p.m.
Channel • ABC/Ch. 4
Local sports on TV • In NBA action, the Utah Jazz host the Phoenix Suns (Friday, 7 p.m., ROOT). On Saturdat, there are three local college football games more or less concurrently Utah at Colorado (noon, P12N); Wyoming at Utah State (noon, ROOT); BYU at Nevada (1 p.m., CBSSN)
For more TV highlights • Got to sltrib.com/blogs/tv