8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Golden Spike Conference
This conference features speakers and events highlighting the importance of the Chinese workers who helped build the transcontinental railroad.
Location: Salt Lake City Marriott Downtown at City Creek
Tickets: Prices vary with registration online at https://bit.ly/2v0pRhi
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. - John M. Browning Historic Home Tour
See the inside of the the Browning family home in central Ogden with a guided tour from Weber County Heritage Foundation volunteers.
Location: 505 27th St., Ogden
Tickets: $8 for adults and $6 for children in advance at https://bit.ly/2X43SBT or $10 at the door
10 a.m. - The Crossing: Box Elder's Golden Treasure
Watch vignette performances of what it was like during the Bear River Crossing to Brigham City with highlights about the history of the railroad.
Location: Old Barn Community Theater, Garland
Tickets: Free, but a reservation is required and can be made at 435-452-1674
10 a.m. to 9 p.m. - Heritage Festival 150th Anniversary
This three-day festival celebrates the 150th anniversary of the transcontinental railroad with live music, vendors, a beer garden, artisan booths, historic presentations and more on Ogden’s 25th Street.
Location: Historic 25th Street, Ogden
10 a.m. to close - Spike 150 Open House
A train display, slideshow and information about railroading from the Golden Spike to present day.
Location: West Millard’s Great Basin Museum, Delta
1-6 p.m. - Chinese Genealogy Workshop
Genealogy company FamilySearch is hosting a Chinese genealogy workshop with keynote speaker Ava Chin, a New York Times columnist.
Location: FamilySearch Center, Salt Lake City
Tickets: Free, but registration is required online at https://bit.ly/2VDyJFj
7-10 p.m. - Come See What the Railroad Built concert
The Bar D Wranglers will be performing songs about the era of the transcontinental railroad.
Location: Delta High School, Delta
6-8 p.m. - Children's Golden Spike Celebration and Family Locomotive Party
Author and illustrator Brian Floca of the award-winning “Locomotive” will talk about his book at 6 p.m.
Location: Treehouse Children’s Museum, Ogden
Tickets: Sold out
6-10 p.m. - The Corinne Pageant
A funny outdoor reenactment of how the town of Corinne came to be including cowboys, gunslingers and more. Concessions and booths open at 6 p.m. and the performance starts at 8 p.m.
Location: Downtown Corinne
Tickets: $4 with your own chair, $7 without
All day - 12th Annual Stagecoach and Freight Wagon Association Conference
This four-day conference explores key points Utah’s history with wagon trail tours.
Location: Holiday Inn Express, Brigham City
Tickets: $45 to join the group plus a $100 registration fee online at https://bit.ly/2KpbmOu