• Real Salt Lake takes on the Philadelphia Union in Major League Soccer play, at Rio Tinto Stadium, 9256 S. State St., Sandy. Game starts at 8. Fireworks follow the game. Tickets available at the Rio Tinto website.
• Los Lobos, Los Lonley Boys and Alejandro Escovedo share the bill for an Independence Day show Thursday at the Snow Park amphitheater at Deer Valley, 2250 Deer Valley Drive, Park City. Show starts at 6:30 p.m. Tickets, from $35 to $65, available at the Eccles Center website.
• The annual Stadium of Fire show plays Thursday at LaVell Edwards Stadium, Brigham Young University campus, Provo. The headliner this year is Kelly Clarkson. Opening acts: Carly Ray Jepsen and a performance by Cirque du Soleil. Show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets available at the Stadium of Fire website.
• For a full list of July 4th activities, some of which start on July 3, read our list here.
|1.||University of Utah study: Lizard lungs work like birds’, and nobody knows why|
|2.||Mormon church traces black priesthood ban to Brigham Young|
|3.||Jazz ball boy’s Michael Jordan shoes fetch $105K at auction|
|4.||Terrifying new footage shows July’s fatal Asiana airplane crash|
|5.||Out and about: Vienna Teng, Reverie and more|
|6.||‘A Snow White Christmas’ brings new family tradition to Salt Lake City, panto style|
|7.||College football: Utah assistant Jay Hill takes Weber State head job|
|8.||Few searchers remain in quest for 5 missing in central Idaho plane crash|
|9.||Special screenings: Singing to ‘Sound of Music,’ Wassail & Waffles and more|
|10.||Utah Jazz blow past the Kings in Sacramento|