Beautiful October is one of the best months of the year in Salt Lake City. Here's a list of great SLC October events to help you enjoy the best of the fall season.
The University of Utah Utes have two exciting Pac-12 home games and two away games. Click on the link above for the Utes' full 2013 schedule, plus TV and radio info.
- Oct. 3: Utah vs. USC, 8 p.m. MT (FOX SPORTS 1)
- Oct. 12: Utah vs. Stanford, time TBA
- Oct. 19: Utah @ Arizona Wildcats, time TBA
- Oct. 26: Utah @ USC, time TBA (PAC-12 NETWORK)
Oktoberfest at Snowbird features music, dancing and traditional German cuisine. Enjoy a bratwurst and sauerkraut, apfelstrudel and more. Kids young and old can enjoy face painting, a caricature artist, inflatable rides, yo-yo demonstrations, clowns, music, balloons and other activities.
Saturday and Sundays Aug. 17-Oct. 13, 2013
The summer season of the Utah Shakespeare Festival features King John, Love's Labour's Lost, The Tempest, Anything Goes, Twelve Angry Men, Peter and the Starcatcher, and selections from the New American Playwrights Project. The fall season includes Richard II, The Marvelous Wonderettes, and Peter and the Starcatcher. Hosted by Southern Utah University, the Utah Shakespeare Festival is a great event that's definitely worth the trip to Cedar City.
June 24 through October 19, 2013
300 W. Center Street in Cedar City
Desert Star Playhouse takes aim at the controversial book series in its new parody: The Hungry Games: You’ve Been Chopped! But don’t expect the violence and dark themes of the original – this production is played for laughs. The Hungry Games: You've Been Chopped! at Desert Star Playhouse.
Desert Star is a dinner theater with pizza, hamburgers, wraps, desserts and more served at tableside seating. Appropriate for all ages.
Aug. 29-Nov. 8, 2013, except Tuesdays and Sundays
4861 S. State St.
The Utah Humanities Council Book Festival features author appearances and book discussions throughout the month of October and throughout the state of Utah. Click on the link for a list of events in the Salt Lake City area:
Wiseguys comedy clubs at Trolley Square, West Valley City and Ogden bring live comedy to Utah audiences including national touring acts, local favorites, open mic nights, clean comedy nights and more. Shows Tuesday through Saturday. This month's special events include Aaron Woodall, Cash Levy, Jimmy Pardo, Shawn Paulsen, Jenna Kim Jones, and Matt Iseman and PJ Walsh.
Wiseguys Trolley Square
505 S. 600 E.
Wiseguys West Valley
2194 W. 3500 S.
269 Historic 25th Street in Ogden