Weekend Express: Make it a colorful weekend
Color Run • Billed as "The happiest 5K on the planet," this un-timed run douses participants with colors along the route. Information, http://www.thecolorrun.com.
When: 8 a.m. Saturday
Where: Washington Square, 400 S. State St.
Bacon Bash • Celebrate bacon, take pictures with Bacon Man, play porcine-related games and take a pony ride or wagon ride. Information, http://www.thanksgivingpoint.org/page.aspx?pid=299&cid=1&ceid=702&cerid=0&cdt=8%2f23%2f2014/
When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday
Where: Thanksgiving Point Farm Country, 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi
Admission: $7, free for children ages 2 and under
Fairy Tale Expo • Meet your favorite fairy tale characters, watch on-stage shows and play in the kids corner. Information, http://www.kandjevents.co/fairy-tale-expo.
When: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday
Where: South Towne Expo Center, 9575 S. State St., Sandy
Admission: Adults $4.50, kids $3.50, children 2 and under free
2nd Annual Ogden Roots & Blues Festival • Listen to blues and roots musicians including Booker T. Jones, Carolyn Wonderland and more. Camping is available on-site. Information, http://www.ofoam.org/festivals/ogden-roots-and-blues-festival.html.
When: Music starts at 6:30 p.m. Friday, noon Saturday and Sunday
Where: Ogden Valley's North Fork Park â Cutler Flats
Admission: $57 for a three-day pass, $27 for a single-day pass, $10 per person per night camping fees (kids 16 and under free)