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Weekend Express: Memorial Day, Dreamathon, cowboys

Published May 24, 2014 2:11 pm

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Memorial Day observances • Go to an online listing here.

Moab Arts Festival and Beer and Wine Festival • Live music, beer tastings and wine tastings plus art for sale and cultural entertainment. Information, http://www.moabartsfestival.org or 435-259-2742.

When: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday

Where: Swanny Park, 400 N. 100 West, Moab

Admission: Free

10th Annual Cowboy Poetry and Western Music Festival • Step back in Utah history and celebrate ranching history with food, Western music, poetry, rides in a historic wagon, carriage or buggy, cowboys and more. Information, http://www.cowboylegendsai.com/.

When: All day Saturday, Sunday and Monday

Where: Antelope Island State Park, Fielding Garr Ranch, Syracuse

Admission: Park entrance is $10 per vehicle, up to eight people

Dreamathon • The old Granite High School will host a creative and interactive exhibit that inspires visitors to follow their dreams with rooms filled with artwork and other dreams discovered and shared. Information, thedreampress.com/dreamathon/.

When: 5-10 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday

Where: Granite High School, 3300 S. 500 East

Admission: $3

Nature Walk/Snowshoe Tour • Learn about snow science, winter wildlife tracking, and unique animal adaptations to winter. This tour takes place on generally flat terrain. Come prepared with snow gear, such as boots, snowpants, hats, gloves, coat, etc. Information, http://www.swanerecocenter.org/ or 435-649-1767.

When: 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday

Where: Swaner EcoCenter, 1258 Center Drive, Park City

Admission: $10, one child under age 6 is free per paying adult

5th Annual Go Grey in May 5K • This run raises funds for brain cancer research and patient care. To register and for more information, http://www.walktoendbraintumors.org.

When: 7 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. race begins

Where: Liberty Park, 600 E. 1300 South

Registration: $15 to $25