Get outside and enjoy these Northern Utah summertime events this week

Thursday , August 10, 2017 - 5:30 AM

AMANDA JOHNSON, Standard-Examiner Staff

MOVIE NIGHT ON THE BAY

What: Enjoy a family movie on Pelican Beach. Bring your camp chairs, blankets, and favorite snacks. 

When and where: 9 p.m. to midnight Friday, Aug. 11; Willard Bay State Park, 900 W. 650 North, Willard.

MOVIE IN THE PARK

What: West Haven’s last movie in the park this summer is “Field of Dreams.” 

When and where: 8:30 to 11 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11; Country Park, 2820 W. 3300 South, West Haven

SUMMER MOVIES IN THE PARK

What: Watch “Wreck-It Ralph” and enjoy food from various food trucks. 

When and where: 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11; Loy Blake Park, 550 N. 3500 West, West Point 

FIRE ON THE BAY AND VETERANS APPRECIATION DAY

What: Join local business partners for a day of recreation, including music a 5K fun run (7 a.m.), vendors, paddle board races, a hot dog eating contest and great food. The night ends with fireworks over the scenic bay. 

When and where: 4 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12; Willard Bay State Park, 900 W. 650 North, Willard

ROCKY MOUNTAIN WAKESURF OPEN 2017

What: The second annual Rocky Mountain Wakesurf Open is a gold level event as part of the World Series of Wakesurfing. Don't miss the epic competition and festival atmosphere on the beach.  

When and where: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, and Saturday, Aug. 12; Middle Inlet, Pineview Reservoir, 1017 N. 7100 East, Huntsville 

CAMELBAK PURSUIT

What: Remember the fun you used to have at summer camp? Come relive that great experience at the CamelBak Pursuit Series — except instead of camp counselors, you'll have expert guides and pro athletes showing you the ropes. You'll spend your days on the trail, climbing rocks, playing on the water, learning new skills, making new friends, listening to music and relaxing by the campfire. Expert instruction and required gear is provided, as well as all of your meals, drinks and entertainment. 

When and where: 8 a.m. Friday, Aug. 11, to 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 13; Snowbasin Resort, 3925 E. Snowbasin Road, Huntsville. $225-649 at http://bit.ly/2ftuETS

WILDFLOWER PEDALFEST

What: Join the Wildflower Pedalfest, where every detail is covered so you can feel free to enjoy a day on your bike, spend time with your girlfriends and other amazing women, challenge yourself, laugh, learn and celebrate the beauty and strength that is found in each of us.

When and where: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12; Riverside Park, 195 E. 125 North, Morgan. $90 at wildflowerpedalfest.com/register.

MOONLIGHT MADNESS TOURNAMENT

What: Moonlight Madness is an all-night tournament series designed to benefit children in developing countries. The goal for every tournament is to raise more than $500 to give these children food, clean water, education, sporting equipment and clothing for a year. Throughout the night there will be various competitions to raise money for the children. Come be part of something bigger than you!

When and where: 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, to 6 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 12; Spencer Eccles’ Ogden Community Sports Complex, 1950 Monroe Blvd., Ogden. $125 at http://conta.cc/2fud2r8.

RELAY FOR LIFE OF BOX ELDER COUNTY

What: Join the 2017 Relay for Life of Box Elder County to raise funds to fight cancer. Donate or join at http://bit.ly/2upFVr7

When and where: 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, to 6 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 12; Pioneer Park, 800 W. Forest St., Brigham City. 

OGDEN RAPTORS VS. BILLINGS MUSTANGS

What: Watch the Raptors take on the Billings Mustangs

When and where: 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, and Saturday, Aug. 12; Lindquist Field, 2330 Lincoln Ave., Ogden. 

WEBER STATE VS. UTAH EXHIBITION

What: Weber State Women’s Soccer wraps up their fall camp with an exhibition game with No. 20 University of Utah. 

When and where: 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12; Wildcat Soccer Field, 1348 E. 4100 South, Ogden. $3-5 at http://bit.ly/2wuhxFW or call 801-626-8500.  

FOOD TRUCK RALLY

What: A fun, family-friendly event with a DJ and a great selection of food trucks. 

When and where: 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12; Ken Garff Honda Riverdale, 950 W. Riverdale Road, Riverdale. 

LEAF CREATURES

What: RAMP Saturday means free admission and leaf creatures. Learn about the various types of leaves and how to identify them in nature. And just for a good laugh, use collected leaves to create some silly leaf creatures.

When: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12; Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden. FREE.

WARBIRDS OVER UTAH

What: Vintage Aviation Museums’ is hosting its Warbirds Over Utah event. There will be warbirds and vintage aircraft, a military vehicle display, a World War II style encampment, a car show, living historians, food, retail vendors and more at the event.

When and where: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, and Sunday, Aug. 13; Skypark Airport, 1887 S. 1800 West, Woods Cross. $10-25. 

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