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

Important Dates

Last Day of classes: April 26th 

Reading Day: April 27th

Final Exams: April 28th - May 4th 

 Campus Events

Vizualizing Relgion Through the Sand Mandala

What: Rare experience to learn about the unique Tibetan Buddist tradition of sand mandalas

When: April 4-8th, 9:30AM - 4PM

Where: George S. & Delores Dore Eccles Art Gallery, Salt Lake Community College, South City Campus - 1575 South State Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84115

 More information: https://asia-center.utah.edu/events/visualizing-religion-through-the-sand-mandala.php

Green River Kayaking

What: Kayaking day trip down a beautiful stretch of the Colorado River at high runoff

When: April 23rd to 24th

Cost: $140

More information: https://campusrec.utah.edu/outdoor-adventures/trips/index.php

 

Moab Climbing

What: Climb beautiful red sandstone in warm Southern Utah

When: April 8th-10th, April 15th-17th

Cost: $140

More information: https://campusrec.utah.edu/outdoor-adventures/trips/index.php

 

San Raphael Swell Desert Backpacking

What: Hiking and backpacking through Southern Utah, includes meals, transportation, equipment

When: April 1st – 3rd

Cost: $140

More information: https://campusrec.utah.edu/outdoor-adventures/trips/index.php

 

Arts, Culture, Concerts

Bulbs and Blooms 2022

What: Visit the Botanical Gardens to see all the beautiful spring flowers in bloom

When: Now until May 15th

Where: Red Butte Gardens, 300 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84108

More information: https://www.visitsaltlake.com/event/bulbs-and-blooms-2022/36386/

 

Aly & AJ: A Touch of the Beat Tour

What: American pop duo on tour!

When: April 11th, 7 PM

Cost: $30

Where: The Depot, 13 N 400 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

More information:https://www.visitsaltlake.com/event/aly-%26amp%3b-aj%3a-a-touch-of-the-beat-tour/29486/

 

Baby Animal Days 2022

What: Spring is here and that means Baby Animal Days 2022, “Once Upon a Farm”, at the American West Heritage Center!

When: March 31st-April 2nd and April 6th – 9th

Where: America West Heritage Center, 4025 S. Hwy 89-91, Wellsville, UT 84339

More information: https://www.awhc.org/babyanimaldays/

 

Lagoon Amusement Park

What: Utah’s premier amusement park is back open

When: Open weekends, Saturday 10 AM – 7 PM, Sunday 10 AM – 6 PM

Where: 375 North Lagoon Dr, Farmington, UT 84025

More Information: http://www.lagoonpark.com/

 

Sports/Outdoors 

What: University of Utah Men’s Tennis

Where: George S. Eccles Tennis Center, 550 Guardsman Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84112

When: Games throughout April

More information: https://uteathletics.com/mens-tennis/index.html

 

What: University of Utah Women’s Tennis

Where: George S. Eccles Tennis Center, 550 Guardsman Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84112

When: Games throughout April

More information: https://uteathletics.com/womens-tennis/index.html

 

What: Utah Jazz Basketball

Where: Vivint Arena, 301 S Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

When: Games throughout April

More information: https://www.nba.com/jazz/schedule

 

What: Salt Lake Bees Baseball

Where: Smith’s Ballpark, 77 West 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84115

When: Games throughout April

More information: https://www.milb.com/salt-lake/schedule/2022-04

 

What: Real Salt Lake Men’s Soccer

Where: Rio Tinto Stadium, 9256 S, State St, Sandy, UT 84070

When: Games throughout March

More information: https://www.rsl.com/

 

 

Dining

Afghan Kitchen

What: A slice of Afghani culture and cuisine in Utah with recipes passed down for generations

Where: 1465 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84115

How much: $$

When: Monday – Saturday, 4 – 9 PM

More information: https://www.afghan-kitchen.com/

 

The Park Café

What: Buzzy Café with breakfast, burgers, and salads with views of Liberty Park

Where: 604 E 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84105

How much: $$

When: Monday – Sunday, 7 AM – 3 PM

More information: https://theparkcafeslc.com/

 

Bricks Corner

What: Casual pub serving Detroit-style square pan pizza

Where: 1465 700 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84105

How much: $$

When: Sunday – Tuesday, 11 AM – 9 PM; Wednesday – Saturday, 11 AM – 10 PM

More information: https://brickscornerslc.com/

 

Even Stevens Sandwiches

What: Hip local chain sandwich restaurant with unique sandwiches, soups and salads

Where: 414 E 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

How much: $

When: Monday – Saturday, 9 AM – 7 PM; Sunday, 9 AM – 6 PM

More information: https://www.evenstevens.com/location/even-stevens-sandwiches-salt-lake-city/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last Updated: 4/1/22