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Weekend Express: Things to do in Utah this weekend
First Published Sep 28 2012 01:05 pm • Last Updated Sep 28 2012 01:18 pm

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Poor Yorick’s Fall Open Studio

Poor Yorick’s Studios will hold its Fall Open Studio. There will be art, food, drinks and music by the Red Rock Hot Club.

When » Friday, Sept. 28, 6-10 p.m.

Where » Poor Yorick Studios, 126 W. Crystal Ave., Salt Lake City

Tickets » Free; donations are appreciated.

Zombie Apocalypse Haunted House Opening

The Zombie Apocalypse at XSI Factory was envisioned and built in partnership with Scenic Solutions and employs actors and volunteers to execute a themed haunted house experience. Visit zombieutah.com for information.

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When » Friday and Saturday, Sept. 28-29, 7 p.m.

Where » XSI Factory, 4425 N. Thanksgiving Point Way, Lehi

Tickets » $20

Haunted Circus

The Strangling Brothers Haunted Circus will shock visitors with its Big Top Tent of Horrors and haunted trailers. Entertainers from Odyssey Dance Theatre will dazzle the crowd with zombie dancers performing Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller." Visit www.stranglingbros.com for more information and tickets.

When » Friday and Saturday, Sept. 28-29, 7:30 p.m.

Where » 98 E. 13800 South, Draper

Tickets » $20 ($5 extra for a Fast Pass). Discount coupons available at Wendy’s restaurants

Love, Loss and What I Wore Fundraiser

Salt Lake Acting Company hosts a fundraiser for the Salt Lake City Junior League featuring a staged reading of "Love, Loss and What I Wore" by Nora and Delia Ephron. The play explores five women and how their wardrobes relate to pivotal moments in their lives. For tickets call 801-363-SLAC, or visit saltlakeactingcompany.org.

When » Friday and Saturday, Sept. 28-29, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, Sept. 30, 1 p.m.

Where » 168 W. 500 North, Salt Lake City

Tickets » $3; $25 for SLAC members

Rails by Moonlight

The Heber Valley Railroad offers a two-hour train ride filled with artisan cheeses and on-board fiddlers. Additional food and beverage available from concession car. Visit hebervalleyrr.org/special-events/fall-special-events.

When » Friday, Sept. 28, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Where » Heber Valley Railroad, 450 S. 600 West, Heber City

Tickets » $15; $25 per couple

Odyssey Dance Theatre’s Thriller

Odyssey Dance Theatre presents its smash Halloween Hit "Thriller." Visit www.egyptiantheatrecompany.org for tickets.

When » Friday, Sept. 28, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, Sept. 29, 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, Sept. 30, 6 p.m.

Where » Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main St., Park City

Tickets » $25-$40; holdmyticket.com/event/116307

Film: Powderwhore’s "Choose Your Adventure"

Powderwhore.com will present its adventure film "Choose Your Adventure." All raffle proceeds benefit Utah Avalanche Center.

When » Friday, Sept. 28, 7 p.m.- 8:15p.m., and 9 p.m.- 10:15p.m.

Where » Brewvies Cinema & Pub, 677 S. 200 West, Salt Lake City

Tickets » $15; $12 in advance; brownpapertickets.com/event/265175

Wesley Bell Ringers Rummage Sale

Christ United Methodist Church hosts a rummage sale fundraiser for the Wesley Bell Ringers. Visit www.christumcutah.net/node/268 for information.

When » Friday, Sept. 28, 8 a.m.- 7p.m.; Saturday, Sept. 29, 8 a.m.- 2p.m.

Where » Christ United Methodist Church, 2375 E. 3300 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets » Free

Fall Fashion Weekend & Gallery Stroll

The Park City Gallery Association presents the Fall Fashion Weekend & Gallery Stroll. Galleries in Park City will display the work of up-and-coming designers in their galleries, alongside featured trunk shows in Main Street boutiques.

When » Friday, Sept. 28, 6 p.m.- 9 p.m.

Where » Various galleries throughout Park City

Tickets » Free

Military Retiree Appreciation Day

The Retiree Activities Office will host a Retiree Appreciation Day at The Landing (formerly known as Club Hill). The free event is held annually to provide resources and information for military retirees and their families. For more information, call the Retiree Activities Office at 801-777-5735 or e-mail retact@hill.af.mil.

When » Friday, Sept. 28, 9 a.m.- 3p.m.

Where » Hill Air Force Base Aerospace Museum, I-15 exit 336 (Roy), Hill Air Force Base

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