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Weekend Express: Top 7 things happening in Utah
First Published Jun 14 2013 11:22 am • Last Updated Jun 27 2013 10:01 am

The Salt Lake Tribune’s entertainment staff is here to help you plan your weekend with our best picks in art, music, theatre and TV. Click here for more event listings, and find sports listings here.

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Utah Arts Festival » Watch dancers climb the walls, interact with street performers, look at and buy art objects, see short films, help create community artworks, eat a variety of food, listen to live music and let the kids make their own crafts at the 2013 Utah Art Festival.

WHERE » Library Square, 210 E. 400 South, Salt Lake City.

WHEN » today through Sunday, June 20-23.

HOURS » Noon to 11 p.m. each day.

ADMISSION » $12 a day for adults; free for kids 12 and under; $6 for seniors 65 and older; $35 for a 4-day pass.

Music » The emo pop-rockers, Fall Out Boy, will perform from their new album "Save Rock & Roll Tour." Bassist, lyricist and tattoo enthusiast Pete Wentz recently finished hosting the second season of "Best Ink," a competition on the Oxygen network.

WHEN » Saturday, June 22, at 8 p.m.

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WHERE » In The Venue, 579 W. 200 South, Salt Lake City

TICKETS » $35 in advance, $38 day of, at SmithsTix

Theatre » The University of Utah’s Babcock Theatre present the musical comedy "Once Upon a Mattress" — adapted from Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved fairy tale "The Princess and the Pea."

WHEN » Today, June 23, 2 and 7:30 p.m., Friday, June 28, 7:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, June 29-30, 2 and 7:30 p.m.

WHERE » Babcock Theatre, 300 S. 1400 East, Salt Lake City

TICKETS » $11-$18; kingtix.com

Beards and mustaches » Your wait is over, facial hair fans. The first annual Utah Beard and Moustache Championships are Saturday in Salt Lake City. (Yes, they are spelling moustache the British way. It’s more stylish.) If you haven’t already started training for competition, it’s probably too late. But feel free to go watch.

WHEN » 6 p.m. Saturday, June 22

WHERE » Piper Down, 1492 S. State St. in Salt Lake City

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