Weekend Express: Colorful 5K, paranormal, Tooele Arts Festival
WestFest » West Valley City celebrates its founding with a carnival, talent showcase, international cuisine and entertainment, a symphony concert and fireworks. Information, www.westfest.org.
When: 5-11 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday, noon-11 p.m. Sunday
Where: West Valley Centennial Park, 5415 W. 3100 South, West Valley City
Admission: Some events including carnival rides and the 5K/10K charge a fee
Kids Day » Family nature walks, kids' activities, birding and more, sponsored by the Cottonwood Canyons Foundation. More information, cottonwoodcanyons.org/education/summer-2014/.
When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday
Where: Silver Lake, Big Cottonwood Canyon
2014 Tooele Arts Festival » Visual artists, food vendors, live entertainment, children's art yard and more. Information, tooeleartsfestival.org/.
When: Activities start at noon Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, going into the evening on Friday and Saturday and into the afternoon on Sunday
Where: Tooele City Park, 200 W. Vine St., Tooele
5th Annual Bumblee Bash Children's Festival » This day-long event is geared for kids with entertainment, face painting, youth musicians, Irish dancers, magic, bounce houses and more.