Weekend Express: Pond skimming, AutoRama, Snowflake Festival

First Published      Last Updated Mar 21 2014 04:54 pm

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7th Annual Spring Gruv • The pond skimming contest will be the first event of the 10-day Spring Gruv celebration. Contestants in costume attempt to cross a 100-foot pond on skis or a snowboard. A concert by Steel Pulse! follows. Information, www.canyonsresort.com/events.html%3Ftextid%3D169

When: Noon, Saturday, contest starts (registration for competitors is 9-10 a.m.)

Where: Canyons Resort, just outside Red Pine Lodge

Admission: $10-$50, must be 10 years of age or older to enter; spectators need a gondola ticket

Snowflake Festival • This four-day celebration runs through Sunday at Alta. Planned events include a field day, one-piece ski outfit day, ski with a ranger, Soul Poles sale that benefits the Alta Community Enrichment program, raffle and chili cook-off. Information, altaarts.org/events/snowflakefestival2014.

When: 4:45-7 p.m. Friday, field day with contests in flycasting, snowball throwing and biathlon; 1:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, ski with a ranger; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Soul Pole sale; 6 p.m. Sunday, chili cook-off.

Where: Alta

Cost: Varies by event

Utah Healthy Lifestyle Expo • Seminars, demonstrations and exhibits on healthy living. Information, www.greenband.com/healthylifestyle/.

When: Noon-8 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday

Where: South Towne Expo Center, 9575 S. State St., Sandy

Admission: Free

40th Annual Parts Plus AutoRama • This year's exhibit includes cars that Hollywood made famous including cars from Back to the Future, the Green Hornet, Mad Max and Knight Rider. Information, autorama.com/attend-show/mar-21-23-salt-lake-city-ut/.

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