Weekend Express: Dog sled races and human sled races, cowboy rendezvous
7th Annual Urban Iditarod » This Iditarod is just like the real one in Alaska except there are no dogs or sleds and is only about 4 miles long. Humans race through downtown Salt Lake City in this version, pulling shopping carts and making rest stops along the way at local pubs and clubs. More information, https://www.facebook.com/events/217580958426775/.
When: 2 p.m. Saturday
Where: Starts at 400 South and West Temple
Admission: Participation is free of charge
K9 Challenge Sled Dog Race » If humans pulling shopping carts isn’t your thing, you can watch real dog teams race at this event. Bring your own chairs. More information, k9challenge.squarespace.com/.
When: Racing starts 8:30 a.m. Saturday
Where: Middle Sinks area of Logan Canyon
Diabetes Expo » Health screenings, workshops, cooking demonstrations and experts on preventing and managing diabetes. More information, bit.ly/1m6kLnH.
When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday
Where: South Towne Expo Center, 9575 S. State St., Sandy
13th Annual Belly Dance Spring Fest » This annual festival is the largest belly dancing festival in Utah with more than 400 dancers. Live music,vendors, food, tarot readings and more. Information, www.bellydancingbythia.com/springfest.html.