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Weekend Express: Jazz, reggae, health expo, super heroes

Published July 11, 2014 6:05 pm

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Salt Lake City International Jazz Festival • Ellis Hall closes the Friday lineup and Santa Fe & The Fat City Horns are featured Saturday. Information, http://www.slcjazzfestival.org/.

When: 5-11 p.m. Friday, 3-11 p.m. Saturday

Where: Gallivan Center, 239 S. Main St.

Admission: At the gate: $16 for single-day pass, $32 for two-day pass

Reggae Rise Up Festival • Featuring Slightly Stoopid, Matisyahu, Stephen "Ragga" Marley, The Expendables, Fortunate Youth, Through The Roots, Thrive!, Hirie, Stranger, Afro Omega, Codi Jordan, Natural Roots, Know Ur Roots, Tribe of I, Makisi, Bludgeon Muffin, Two and Half White Guys and more. Information, http://www.reggaeriseup.com.

When: Noon-11 p.m. Saturday, 1-10:30 p.m. Sunday

Where: Liberty Park, 600 E. 900 South

Admission: $25 single day, $40 for two-day pass

KUTV 2 Your Health Expo • Health screenings, cooking demonstrations, plus more than 100 vendors with information on all aspects of your health. Information, http://www.kutv.com/custom/health-expo-2014/.

When: Starts at 10 a.m. and goes all day Friday and Saturday

South Towne Expo Center: 9575 S. State St., Sandy

Admission: Free

Rainforest Super Heroes • Learn about amazing rainforest animals from the Loveland Living Planet Aquarium and meet some real animal super heroes. Costumes are welcomed. Information, http://www.slcpl.lib.ut.us/events/view/3134/.

When: 2 p.m. Saturday

Where: Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South

Admission: Free

Ogden Pioneer Days Western Festival • Information, ogdenpioneerdays.com/events/festival.php.

• Wild West Shoot-out and Stage Coach Rides: Every hour on the hour during the Ogden Farmers Market and kickoff event for the Pioneer Days Festival a gang of rustlers and robbers are set to heist the loot from a stage coach in a real-action-right-down-to-the-gunsmoke-re-enactment on east two-bit street.

When: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday

Where: Ogden Municipal Gardens, Washington Boulevard at Historic 25th Street

Admission: Free

• Pioneer Days Children's Parade: This parade draws children from all over northern Utah.

When: 9 a.m. Saturday

Where: Washington Boulevard from 21st Street to 26th Street, Ogden

• Junior Posse Jamboree: Ogden Pioneer Stadium will be filled with young cowboys and cowgirls and horses of every size and color.

When: 5 p.m. Saturday

Where, Ogden Pioneer Stadium, 668 17th St., Ogden

Admission: $2

2nd Annual Sand Castle Building Contest • Put your sand-castle building skills to work. Prizes will be awarded to the top 5 castles in individual and team categories. More information, stateparks.utah.gov/park/yuba-state-park.

When: 1-4 p.m. Saturday

Where: Yuba State Park, Levan

Registration: $5 for individuals, $10 for teams