June brings some of Salt Lake city's most exciting outdoor events including the Pride Festival, SLC Arts Festival and the Salt Lake Farmer's Market. Real Salt Lake, and the Salt Lake Bees play in June. There's something for everyone in SLC this month, so here's to a terrific summer!
Note: While we do our best to make sure all details are accurate, please contact the venue or visit their website before attending an event to make sure times, dates and prices are correct.
Memphis the musical, the 2010 Tony Award winner for Best Musical, is coming to the Capitol Theatre for one week as part of the Zions Bank Broadway Across America season. Memphis bursts off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love.
May 27-June 1, 2014
50 W. 200 S.
Explore the intricate biology, zoology and physiology of the world’s most spectacular creatures, large and small in this fascinating new exhibition. This exhibit takes visitors on an anatomical safari of more than 100 specimens. Each animal is painstakingly preserved by the process of Plastination, invented by Dr. von Hagens. From goats to giraffes and octopuses to ostriches visitors will discover the form and function of animals both exotic and familiar.
May 10-Sept. 1, 2014
Children 5 and under free.
209 E. 500 S.
RSL takes on three MLS opponents in June:
- Wednesday, June 4, 5:30 p.m. @ Columbus (CW30)
- Saturday, June 7, 8 p.m. vs. Portland (ABC4)
- Saturday, June 28, 8:30 p.m. @ Chivas USA
Rio Tinto Stadium
9256 S. State St. in Sandy
Tickets $22-$125; see website for promotions.
All RSL games (home and away) will be broadcast on KALL 700 Sports (English) and Ke Buena 1600 AM (Spanish).
Kick off the 2014 Downtown Farmers Market season with a fundraising party - a gathering of growers, food producers, market staff, sponsors, patrons and SLC locavores. Be among the first to taste the summer release of Bumper Crop Ale, the result of a partnership of the Downtown Alliance and Squatters Brewery.
Tuesday, June 3, 2014, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Squatters Pub Brewery, 147 W. Broadway (300 S.)
Tickets $40 in advance, $50 at the door.
Everyone loves farm-fresh fruits and vegetables, but not everyone has the land, time or skill to grow their own. Salt Lake area farmers markets offer all of the bounty with none of the sweat. Besides produce, most farmers markets offer local honey, baked goods, prepared food, beverages, craft items and entertainment.
Here's the June lineup for The State Room, one of SLC's favorite small music venues.
- Victor Wooten Band - Sunday, June 1
- The Milk Carton Kids - Thursday, June 5
- Wayne Hancock - Friday, June 6
- Naive Melodies - Saturday, June 7
- Joe Purdy - Friday, June 13
- The Brothers Comatose - Saturday, June 14
- World Party - Wednesday, June 18
- Talia Keys with Lady Legs and Marinade - Thursday, June 19
- Chris Robinson Brotherhood - Saturday, June 28