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5 Things to do in Utah in March

What is happening in Utah during month of March? Skinny Tire Festival in Moab, 30th Annual Art and Soup Celebration, Red Butte Garden Spring Bonsai Show, 2018 Fort Buenaventura Easter Rendezvous, St. George Art Festival and more theater and family friendly events.


March Utah Happenings

March 10-13—Skinny Tire Festival in Moab. Four days of supported road cycling in the scenic western landscape of Moab, featuring 40-60 mile routes through Dead Horse Point State Park and the Colorado River Corridor. A portion of every registration benefits cancer research and survivorship programs. For more information, visit their website.

March 20-22—30th Annual Art and Soup Celebration. Presented by Community Nursing Services, the Art and Soup Celebration features original art by 52 Utah artists along with samplings of soups, desserts and baked goods donated by more than 20 local restaurants. Artists were selected from a variety of mediums including oil, watercolor, glass, ceramics, and more. Participating artists donate 30% of their sales to CNS Charitable Care Program, providing home health and hospice to thousands of uninsured and underinsured low-income Utahns across the state. Held each evening from 6pm-9pm at the Salt Palace Convention Center, 100 South West Temple, Salt Lake City. Tickets are available online and at the door.

March 24-25—Red Butte Garden Spring Bonsai Show. Discover Bonsai, the Japanese art of growing miniature trees in containers. Members of The Bonsai Club of Utah will exhibit different bonsai styles and arrangements, and offer demonstrations of training and shaping techniques. Trees and tools will also be available for purchase directly from the experts. Saturday from 9am-5pm & Sunday from 9am-3:30pm. Garden members: free. General public: regular garden admission.

March 29-April 1—2018 Fort Buenaventura Easter Rendezvous. Relive pre-1840s frontier history at the 32nd Annual Rendezvous. Held each year on Easter Weekend at the Fort Buenaventura Park, 2450 A Avenue, Ogden. Featuring shooting contests, recreation of fur trade gatherings, canoe races, primitive camping and more. Registration is required. Contact: 801-399-8491 or weberparks@gmail.com

March 30-31—St. George Art Festival. The festival will feature more than 110 amazing artists, talented entertainers, a wide array of delicious food, and much more. The kid’s area will have craft projects, games, face painting, petting zoo, and many fun activities. Town Square, 50 S Main Street, St. George. Hours: 10am-6pm. Click here for more information.

Utah Theater

Family Friendly

Hale Centre Theatre, Sandy
The Hunchback of Notre Dame
February 5–March 31
9900 South Monroe Street, Sandy

Hale Center Theater, Orem
The Little Mermaid
February 16–April 14
225 West 400 North, Orem

Off Broadway Theatre
The Little Miamaid
March 9–April 14
272 S Main Street, Salt Lake City

Desert Star Playhouse
March 22–June 2
4861 South State Street, Murray

Eccles Theater
April 11–May 6
131 South Main Street, Salt Lake City

Kingsbury Hall
Schoolhouse Rock! Jr.
March 23–24
1395 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City

CenterPoint Legacy Theatre
Little Mermaid
February 23–March 24
525 North 400 West, Centerville

Ballet West
Shakespeare Suite
April 13–21
Capitol Theatre, 50 West 200 South, Salt Lake City

Repertory Dance Theatre
March 16–18
Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City

Utah Children’s Theatre
Robin Hood
March 2–April 7
3605 South State Street, Salt Lake City

Ziegfeld Theater
February 23–March 17
Ziegfeld Theater, 3934 South Washington Blvd., Ogden

Utah Symphony
Audra McDonald with the Utah Symphony
March 23–24
Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City

Pioneer Theatre
Twelfth Night
March 30–April 14
300 South 1400 East, Salt Lake City

Gallivan Center – Excellence in the Community
Changing Lanes Experience
March 19
Covey Center for the Arts, 425 Center Street, Provo

Mary G. Steiner Egyptian Theatre
March 22–April 1
328 Main Street, Park City

Empress Theatre
Catch Me if You Can
March 30–April 14
9104 West 2700 South, Magna

Date Night

Salt Lake Acting Company
Fun Home
April 4–May 13
168 West 500 North, Salt Lake City

Utah Opera
Pagliacci/Gianni Schicchi
March 10–18
Capitol Theatre 50 West 200 South, Salt Lake City.

Plan-B Theatre Company
The Weird Play
March 1–11
Studio Theatre at the Rose Wagner Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City.

Grand Theatre
A View From the Bridge
March 21–April 7
1575 South State Street, Salt Lake City

Utah Repertory Theater
March 9–25
Sorenson Unity Center Black Box Theater, 1383 South 900 West, Salt Lake City


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