Weekly Five: 5 things you don’t want miss in September


Live Music

Friday, Sept. 21 – Manchester Orchestra and Brand New at Union Lawn in Salt Lake City

It. Will. Be. Sick. Don’t miss the chance to see veteran bands put on an awesome rock show at the University of Utah’s Redfest 2012. The show will be at 6 p.m. at 200 South Campus Drive, Salt Lake City, UT. It costs $15 in advance at SmithTix.com or $20 for the day of.

Sat. Sept. 22 – Fictionist with the Arcadians at Velour Live Music Gallery

After slaving away in the studio all summer, Atlantic Records recording artists and home town heroes Fictionist take the stage at Velour, 135 North University Ave. For ticket information, call (801) 818-2263.


Thurs., Sept. 27 – Sat., Sept. 29 – Sundance Full Moon Lift Ride

Show your favorite guy or gal your romantic side and enjoy a night under the stars as Sundance Ski Resort hosts it’s Full Moon Lift Ride. The lift is open from 8:30 p.m. – 11 p.m. It costs $25 for two. For more information, call (801) 223-4849.

Arts & Culture

Sept. 7 – 22 – “Wait Until Dark” at the Covey Center for the Arts

You’ll be on the edge of your seat as Director Dave Hansen presents his suspense filled version of Frank Knott’s thriller “Wait Until Dark.” The show appears at 7:30 p.m., Thursday through Saturday at Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W Center St. Tickets cost $12. For tickets and information, call (801) 852-7007.

Through the 29th – “Beauty and Belief: Crossing Bridges with the Arts of Islamic Culture”

The exhibit has been in the Museum of Art since February, but its days on campus are winding down quickly. If you haven’t already seen the art, stop by the MOA when you’ve got a break – it’s too good to pass up. The exhibit is open Monday, Tuesday and Saturday from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Wednesday through Friday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. For admission details, call (801) 422-8287.

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