Weekend Express: Farmers Market, chalk art, Asian Festival
Downtown Farmers Market • Salt Lake City's summer market opens Saturday with fresh produce, music, food vendors and more. Information, http://www.slcfarmersmarket.org/.
When: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday
Where: Pioneer Park, 300 S. 300 West
37th Utah Asian Festival • Get a glimpse of Asia with a children's activity center, food, live entertainment, demonstrations, dragon boat rides and more. Information, http://www.utahasianfestival.com.
When: 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday
Where: South Towne Expo Center, 9575 S. State St., Sandy
12th Annual Utah Foster Care Chalk Art Festival • Proceeds from this annual event go to Utah Foster Care. Artists ÂÂ 150 of them begin drawing 2 p.m. Friday, judging takes place 4 p.m. Saturday. Artwork will be left for viewing through Sunday evening. Information, chalkartfestival.org/.
When: 2-9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday
Where: The Gateway, 400 W. 100 South
Hogle Zoo Unbirthday • Hogle Zoo is celebrating all its animals with an unbirthday party complete with crafts for kids and activities for the whole family. Special celebrations are scheduled for some of the zoo's oldest animals including Dari, the oldest African elephant in North America, who will receive a cake at 10:30 a.m. Information, http://www.hoglezoo.org.
When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: Hogle Zoo, 2600 E. Sunnyside Ave.
Admission: Adults $14.95, seniors 65 and older $1.295, children ages 3-12 $10.95, children 2 and younger free
Sixth Annual Brewfest • Sixteen breweries will share their brews amid the mountain air and live entertainment. Information, http://www.snowbird.com/events/brewfest/.
When: 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
Where: Snowbird, 9600 Little Cottonwood Canyon Road
Admission: Adults $24.95, children age 6-12 $15.95, children age 5 and under are free
20th annual Heart & Soul Music Stroll • More than 30 bands will be performing on porches throughout the Sugar House neighborhood, sponsored by Utah nonprofit Heart & Soul, which takes music and performing arts to isolated people. The day will culminate with dancing in the street to music from a 20-piece big band. Information, http://www.heartsoul.org/.
When: 4-8 p.m. Saturday
Where: Streets near 1530 E. 2700 South in Sugar House
Utah Scottish Festival and Highland Games • Events include heavy athletics, a bagpipe contest and highland dance plus Scottish-themed vendors. Information, utahscots.org/.
When: 5-10 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday
Where: Thanksgiving Point Electric Park, 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi
Admission: $15 adults (includes both days), $10 ages 12-18 and 65 and older, free for 11 and under
Heber Valley Pow-Wow • Watch as Native American dancers showcase their skills in handcrafted regalia and compete for prize money. There will also be vendors with handmade Native American arts and crafts and food. This year's powwow features Native American flutist and violinist Arvel Bird and mountain man Perry Boone. More information, heberpw.com.
When: 5-11 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday
Where: Soldier Hollow, Midway
Admission: $7, children 6 and under free; $20 family pass includes 2 adults and up to five children ages 6-16; parking $3
Paws for Life yard sale • Help raise money for Paws for Life Heber Valley Animal Rescue at big yard sale. For more information or to donate, pflu.org/ or call 435-640-4752.
When: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday
Where: 920 Martha Lane, Midway