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Campus Events, Arts and Culture    Free events and holidays   Sports, Outdoors and Dining

 

 Campus Events

OCTOBER 1, 2, 3, 4

EVENT: Pride Week

LINK: https://lgbt.utah.edu/events/pride.php

 

OCTOBER 3

EVENT: Farmer’s Market

WHEN: 10 am - 12 pm

LOCATION: A. Ray Olpin Union

LINK: https://sustainability.utah.edu/bringing-fresh-local-to-u/

 

OCTOBER 10, 17

EVENT: Yoga at the UMFA

WHEN: 1 pm -2 pm

LOCATION: Utah Museum of Fine Arts

LINK: https://umfa.utah.edu/node/397

 

OCTOBER 17

EVENT: Open Mic Night

WHEN: 8 pm - 10 pm

LOCATION: Lassonde Studios

INFO: Open Mic at Lassonde is a place to share any creative performance. Come sing a song, tell a joke, perform some poetry, or just talk about your day!

 

OCTOBER 4, 11, 18, 25

EVENT: Very Fabulous Fridays!

WHEN: 3 pm - 5 pm

LOCATION: A. Ray Olpin Union Room 409

INFO:End your school week with the LGBT Resource Center! During the Spring and Fall semesters, the LGBT RC hosts Fabulous Fridays from 3:00–5:00PM except on University holidays and breaks. Come eat free food, play games, meet new people, and  bask in each other's company to wrap up the week.

Arts, Culture, Concerts

OCTOBER

EVENT: Discount Tuesday

LOCATION: Cinemark Movie Theaters (2227 S. Highland Dr., Salt Lake City UT 84106)

INFO: Ticket prices range from $1 - $5.75 (3D films may have an upcharge). May not apply on holidays or on the opening day for new movies.

LINK: https://www.cinemark.com/discount-day

 

OCTOBER 2

EVENT: The Simon and Garfunkel Story

LOCATION: Eccles Theater (131 South Main Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84101)

LINK: https://www.visitsaltlake.com/event/the-simon-%26amp%3b-garfunkel-story/12444/

 

OCTOBER 4, 5, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 25, 26, 31 ; NOVEMBER 1, 2

EVENT: Salt Lake City Ghost Tours

LOCATION: *VARIES PER TOUR*

LINK: https://www.nowplayingutah.com/event/salt-lake-city-cemetery-ghost-walk/

 

OCTOBER 8

EVENT: Tyler the Creator with Blood Orange Concert

LOCATION: The Great Saltair (12408 W Saltair Dr, Magna, UT 84044)

LINK: https://seatgeek.com/tyler-the-creator-with-blood-orange-tickets/salt-lake-city-utah-great-saltair-2019-10-08-7-pm/concert/4884419

 

OCTOBER 10-NOVEMBER 2

EVENT: Pumpkin Nights

LOCATION: Utah State Fairpark (155 1000 W, SLC, UT 84116)

LINK: https://www.visitsaltlake.com/event/pumpkin-nights-2019/12179/

 

OCTOBER 28

EVENT: Twenty One Pilots Concert

LOCATION: Vivint Smart Home Arena (301 W S Temple, SLC, UT 84101)

LINK: https://www.ticketluck.com/categories/Twenty-One-Pilots/Twenty-One-Pilots-Salt-Lake-City-UT/index.php

 

OCTOBER 30

EVENT: Utah Jazz Home Game

LOCATION: Vivint Smart Home Arena (301 W S Temple, SLC UT 84101)

LINK: https://saltlakecity.kidsoutandabout.com/content/utah-jazz-home-game-800-pm

 

OCTOBER 12

EVENT: Antelope Island Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5K

LOCATION: Syracuse, UT (Details on website.)

LINK: http://www.antelopeislandmarathon.com/

Events Nearby - Extra Spooky

FEAR FACTORY

LOCATION: 666 W 800 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84104

LINK: https://fearfactoryslc.com/

 

NIGHTMARE ON 13TH

LOCATION:320 W 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84115

LINK: https://www.nightmareon13th.com/

 

ASYLUM 49

LOCATION: 140 E 200 S, Tooele, UT 84074

LINK: http://www.asylum49.com/

 

CASTLE OF CHAOS HAUNTED HOUSE

LOCATION:7980 S, State St, Midvale, UT 84047

LINK: https://castleofchaos.com/

 

CRAZY CORN MAZE

LOCATION: 8802 4000 W, West Jordan, UT 84088

LINK: https://www.thecrazycornmaze.com/

Important Dates

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4

First half classes end.

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18

Last day to withdraw from semester length classes.

 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6 - SUNDAY, OCTOBER 13

Fall break.

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18

Last day to waitlist second half classes.

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18

Last day to add, drop, elect CR/NC, or audit second half classes.

Sports/Outdoors

SPORTS SCHEDULE (Home games only): https://utahutes.com/calendar.aspx

 

UTES FOOTBALL SCHEDULE: https://utahutes.com/schedule.aspx?schedule=1466

 

UTE VOLLEYBALL SCHEDULE: https://utahutes.com/schedule.aspx?schedule=1468

 

UTE SOCCER SCHEDULE: https://utahutes.com/schedule.aspx?path=wsoc

Dining

BREAKFAST

Sweet Lake Biscuits & Limeade 

54 W 1700 S

Salt Lake City, UT 84115

MENU:http://sweetlake.madebeforedawn.com/sweet-lake-menu.pdf

COST: $$

 

LUNCH

Cafe Niche

779 E 300 S

Salt Lake City, UT 84102

MENU:www.caffeniche.com/menus

COST: $$

 

DINNER

R&R BBQ

307 W 600 S

Salt Lake City, UT 84101

MENU: https://randrbbq.com/menu/

COST: $$

TEXT “BBQ” TO 88588 DURING HOME FOOTBALL GAMES TO GET $5 OFF.

 

DESSERT

Dough Co.

2121 S McClelland St. STE 105

Salt Lake City, UT 84106

MENU:https://dessertwithoutrules.com/menu/flavors/

COST: $

 

SOMETHIN’ EXTRA***

Mo’Bettah’s

335 W 1830 S E

Salt Lake City, UT 84115

MENU:https://mobettahs.com/menu/

COST: $$

TEXT “HAWAII” TO 88588 DURING HOME FOOTBALL GAMES TO GET $5 OFF.

 

Last Updated: 10/3/19