Weekend Express: A polar plunge and LEGO championship
Utah FIRST LEGO League Championship » Kids ages 9-14 will compete in building LEGO robots and preparing scientific presentations. More information, legoleague.cmail1.com/t/j-l-iltlhtt-tklkhuuk-n/.
When: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturday
Where: University of Utah, Student Union Building, 200 Central Campus Drive
Utah Kids Club Winter Palooza » Activities aimed at families include a rock wall, ropes course, bounce zone, two-man ferris wheel, laser tag, mechanical bull and magic show plus photo opps with super heroes, princesses, Star Wars and Harry Potter characters and more. For more information, www.WinterPaloozaUtah.com.
When: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday
Where: South Towne Expo Center, 9575 S. State St., Sandy
Tickets: $6 online, $8 at the door
Salt Lake’s Strongest Man/Woman Show 2014 » After two days of competition on Friday and Saturday, the strongest man and strongest woman will be crowned. For more information, www.facebook.com/events/1409180779326970/?source=1.
When: Friday and Saturday
Where: CrossFit the Point, 14587 S. 790 West, Unit C, Bluffdale
Admission: Free to spectators; $75 for participants
2014 Freezin’ for a Reason » Take a polar plunge into icy water at this fundraiser for the North Davis Preparatory Academy’s annual trip to Spain for ninth-graders. Pre-registration available at www.northdavisprep.org. More information, northdavisprep.org/Docs/polar_plunge_TOOLKIT.pdf.