THURSDAY

THE NATIONAL

Rock band from Cincinnati, 6 p.m. Sept. 5, Ogden Amphitheater, 343 Historic 25th St., Ogden. $20/adv., $25/day of, www.24tix.com.

”HOLMES ON THE BARBARY COAST OR MUCH ADO ABOUT SOMETHING”

Annual musical melodrama mystery held during Peach Days, various times Sept. 5-7, Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City. $6/individual, $25/family of five, bcfineartscenter.org, 435-730-2487.

BASTARD SONS OF JOHNNY CASH

Country music band, 8 p.m. Sept. 5, The State Room, 638 S. State St., Salt Lake City. $18, thestateroompresents.com, 801-596-3560. Ages 21-up.

”CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG JR.”

Siblings, their father and Truly take their car off on an adventure, various times Sept. 5-7, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville. $10, centerpointtheatre.tix.com, 801-298-1302.

UTAH STATE FAIR

Come have some fun at the state fair, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Sept. 5-15, Utah State Fairpark, 155 N. 1000 West, Salt Lake City. $8, saving bundles and wristbands available, smithstix.com, 801-467-8499.

RHEA BUTCHER

A Midwest native with grassroots humor, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 5, Wiseguys Comedy Gateway, 194 S. 400 West, Salt Lake City. $20, wiseguyscomedy.com, 801-532-5233. Ages 21-up.

TOM BENNETT

One-man band who plays the blues, 7 p.m. Sept. 5, Lighthouse Lounge, 130 Historic 25th St., Ogden. FREE.

FRIDAY

FIRST FRIDAY ART STROLL

Various galleries around town open with receptions and more, 5-9 p.m. Sept. 6 in downtown Ogden. FREE.

ALICIA OLATUJA

Jazz singer, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 6, Browning Center at Weber State University, 3848 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. $20, weberstatetickets.com or 801-626-8500.

WILDWOODS BASH

Enjoy an outdoor and nature-inspired auction to benefit the preserve, 5 p.m. Sept. 6, Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden. $75, ogdennaturecenter.org, 801-621-7595.

CHERRY THOMAS

Sweet soul/R&B artist based out of Ogden, 7 p.m. Sept. 6, Harp and Hound, 2550 Washington Blvd., Ogden. FREE.

STANDARDS & SUBSTANDARDS

A band of jazzy music teachers, 8:30 p.m. Sept. 6, Lighthouse Lounge, 130 Historic 25th St., Ogden. $5 at door, ages 21-up.

DJ BRYSON DEARDEN

A local DJ who has been tearing it up at clubs all over Ogden, 9 p.m. Sept. 6, Funk ‘n Dive Bar, 2550 Washington Blvd., Ogden. $5 cover, 801-621-3483.

ART EXHIBIT

Watercolor paintings by Linda Lee Shimmin, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6-28, Eccles Art Center, 2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden. FREE.

JORDAN MAKIN

He has worked with many comedy greats, 8 p.m. Sept. 6-7, Wiseguys Comedy Ogden, 269 Historic 25th St., Ogden. $12, wiseguyscomedy.com, 801-622-5588.

OGDEN PALETTE CLUB SHOW

Features artwork of all 2D styles and sizes created by some of the city’s finest artists, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 6-Oct. 18, Museums at Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden. $7/adults, $4/kids, 801-629-8680.

”THE INCREDIBLES 2”

The latest adventure of the Parr family, which includes Jack-Jack’s new powers, 7 p.m. food trucks, movie at dusk Sept. 6, Loy Blake Park, 3500 W. 550 North, West Point. FREE.

”ALADDIN”

Disney blockbuster about a street rat who falls in love with a princess, movie screens at sunset Sept. 6, Weber State University Davis Campus, 2750 University Park Blvd., Layton. FREE.

PEACH DAYS

Parade, carnival, vendors and more, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Sept. 6-7, 6 N. Main St., Brigham City. FREE.

GARY CLARK JR.

Texas musician known for his fusion of blues, rock and soul, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 6, Red Butte Garden, 300 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City. SOLD OUT.

DANNY DUNCAN

Youtube comedian, 8 p.m. Sept. 6, The Complex, 536 W. 100 South, Salt Lake City. $25, showclix.com, 801-528-9197.

LAUGHING STOCK

They have been performing comedy improv for more than 21 years, 10 p.m. Sept. 6-7, The Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main St., Salt Lake City. $8-$11, theobt.org, 801-355-4628.

”HAPPY DAYS”

Even while slowly sinking, Winnie displays unbreakable and beautiful optimism, various times Sept. 6-21, Eccles Theater, 131 S. Main St., Salt Lake City. $23, arttix.com, 801-355-2787.

LFA: LAMSON VS. ESTRAZULAS

A night of MMA action with Legacy Fighting Alliance, 5 p.m. Sept. 6, Maverik Center, 3200 Decker Lake Drive, West Valley City. $35-$80, smithstix.com, 801-467-8499.

”STAR WARS: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK”

After the destruction of the Death Star, the Empire has regrouped and are hunting for Luke Skywalker and the rebels. Utah Symphony plays the score live-to-picture, 7 p.m. Sept. 6-7, Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. $29-$101.20, arttix.com, 801-355-2787.

FAT PAW

Performs together when lead singer/guitarist Tim Wray visits Utah, 9 p.m. Sept. 6, O.P. Rockwell, 268 Main St., Park City. $10, eventbrite.com, Ages 21-up.

SATURDAY

FARMER’S MARKET OGDEN

Shop local artisan goods, fresh produce and more, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 7 on Historic 25th Street, Ogden. FREE.

BONNEVILLE CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL

Celebration of the Brazilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 7, Browning Center at Weber State University, 3848 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. $7, weberstatetickets.com, 801-626-8500.

GREAT AMERICAN PUMPKIN

Come watch the riders show off all their hard work and summer training, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 7, Golden Spike Event Center, 1000 N. 1200 West, Ogden. FREE.

DUELING PIANOS

A two-piano request show, 9 p.m. Sept. 7, Funk ‘n Dive Bar, 2550 Washington Blvd., Ogden. $7, 801-621-3483.

KORENE GREENWOOD

Ogden singer-songwriter peforms at 7 p.m. Sept. 7, Harp and Hound, 2550 Washington Blvd., Ogden. FREE.

BBX

Join them for a night of smooth funk and dance tunes, 8:30 p.m. Sept. 7, Lighthouse Lounge, 130 Historic 25th St., Ogden. $5 at door, Ages 21-up.

TOUCH A TRUCK

Come get up close, climb on, touch and play with all the big trucks, also eat at the food trucks, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 7, Treeo South Ogden, 6086 S. Ridgeline Dr., South Ogden. FREE.

DOG SPLASH AND DASH

Dogs will get to run and play in the outdoor pool, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 7, Clearfield Aquatic Center, 825 S. State St., Clearfield. $4 at door, vaccination record required.

NATHAN PACHECO

Singer-songwriter of Brazilian origin, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 7 and 9, Cache Valley Center for the Arts, 43 Main St., Logan. $25-$85, cachearts.org, 435-753-6518.

SQUEEZE

Classic British guitar pop and post-punk music, 7 p.m. Sept. 7, Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, 2250 Deer Valley Drive South, Park City. $50-$85, deervalleymusicfestival.org, 801-533-6683.

OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD

With guest speaker Kimheange Vance, who will speak about how a simple shoebox gift changed her life, noon-2 p.m. Sept. 7, Calvary Chapel, 460 W. Century Dr., Salt Lake City. FREE.

NITYA NRITYA FESTIVAL

Annual festival celebrating Indian classical dance, various times Sept. 7-8, Rose Wagner Center, 138 S. 300 West, Salt Lake City. $20, arttix.com, 801-355-2787.

RON WHITE

Comedian from the Blue Collar Comedy Show, 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. Sept. 7, Peppermill Concert Hall, 680 Wendover Blvd., West Wendover, Nev. $30-$60, wendoverfun.com, 800-217-0049.

SUNDAY

CHRISTIAN MILLS BAND

Combines the intimacy of songwriters with the dance of modern artists, 3 p.m. Sept. 8, Solitude Mountain Resort, 12000 Big Cottonwood Canyon, Solitude. FREE.

GREAT PEACOCK

They blur the lines between rock ‘n’ roll, folk and Americana, 12:15 p.m. Sept. 8, Earl’s Lodge, 3925 E. Snowbasin Road, Huntsville. FREE.

MONDAY

DAVID BROMBERG

Americana artist with blues roots, 8 p.m. Sept. 9, The State Room, 638 S. State St., Salt Lake City. $35, thestateroompresents.com, 801-596-3560. Ages 21-up.

CASTLECOMER

Five-piece band mixes rock and pop, 7 p.m. Sept. 9, Kilby Court, 748 S. West Kilby Court, Salt Lake City. $15-$17, kilbycourt.com.

TUESDAY

DIE ANTWOORD

South African hip-hop group, 7 p.m. Sept. 10, The Depot, 13 N. 400 West, Salt Lake City. $72-$76, www.depotslc.com, 801-456-2800. Ages 21-up.

WEDNESDAY

STINKY TAILS-BADGERS, OTTERS, AND FERRETS-OH MY

Learn what a mustelid is and explore a local endangered mustelid, 3:45 p.m. Sept. 11, Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden. $5/adults, $3/kids, ogdennaturecenter.org, 801-621-7595.

MARK KNOPFLER

British singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer and the lead singer for Dire Straits, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 11, Red Butte Garden, 300 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City. SOLD OUT.

CONTINUING

”A WALL APART”

Story of the Berlin Wall to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the destruction of the wall, various times August 15-Sept. 7, Grand Theatre, 1575 S. State St., Salt Lake City. $12-$23, grandtheatrecompany.com, 801-957-3322.

”HAMLETON”

A mix of “Hamilton” and “Hamlet,” 7:30 p.m. Aug. 12-Sept. 7, The Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main St., Salt Lake City. $10-$16, theobt.org, 801-355-4628.

”NOISES OFF”

A group of actors rehearsing a comedic flop, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 9-Sept. 21, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 99 E. 4700 South, Washington Terrace. $15-$17, terraceplayhouse.com, 801-393-0070.

ART EXHIBITS

On display, “The 45th Annual Statewide Competition” and “13 Dirty Angels,” 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, noon-5 p.m. Saturday Aug. 2-Sept 14, Bountiful Davis Art Center, 90 N. Main St., Bountiful. FREE.

”A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM”

Featuring three interconnecting plots, two pairs of lovers, a fairy world, and a group of terrible actors, 10:30 a.m. August 17-Sept. 28, Utah Children’s Theatre, 3605 S. State St., Salt Lake City. $20, uctheatre.org, 801-532-6000.

”CATCH ME IF YOU CAN”

Frank Abignale Jr.’s real life story full of fun, excitement, and criminal hijinks, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 23-Sept. 14, Heritage Theatre, 2505 S. U.S. 89, Perry. $12, www.heritagetheatreutah.com, 435-723-8392.

”ADDAMS FAMILY REUNION”

The story of the monstrous Addams clan, as they attempt to outwit a greedy oil baroness, various times Aug. 29-Nov. 9, Desert Star Playhouse, 4861 S. State St., Murray. $26.95, desertstar.biz, 801-266-2600.

”42ND STREET”

Celebrates Broadway, Times Square, and the people who make the magic of musical theatre, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 2-14, The Empress Theatre, 9104 W. 2700 South, Magna. $12, empresstheatre.com, 801-347-7373.

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