By Hunter Lock
Are you stumped trying to find the perfect activity for you or your family this weekend? Look no further, because this weekend the great valley has much to offer in exciting and memorable activities for all ages. Here are our picks for the five must attend events this weekend:
Skate For Cancer
Young Utah figure skaters will showcase their talent to raise awareness for cancer on Friday night. Then Peaks Ice Arena will hold a free public skating session following the performance.
When: March 18 from 7 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Where: Peaks Ice Arena
Daddy Daughter Date
Put your best foot forward, put on your best shirt and tie, and embark on a magical evening with you and your daughter. With all proceeds going to the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and with various activities including dancing and music, the night is sure to be one you and your daughter will remember fondly.
When: March 18 (7:00 PM- 8:30 PM)
Where: Fox Hollow Golf Course
Cost: $20 per “couple”
BYU vs Westminster
Get loud, get proud and come support the BYU men’s soccer team as they take on Westminster in a game that’s sure to be a good time for the entire family. GOOOOAAAALLL!!!
When: March 18 at 7 p.m.
Where: The Stadium
Frog Town Days
Hop back in time to the 1850s and embark in a fun-filled day of old-timey saloon games. Not only is it the perfect opportunity to dust of your period attire, but you’ll also get to join in authentic games played in that very town almost 200 years ago.
When: March 19th from 10 a.m.–Noon
Where: Camp Floyd
The Taste of Sunrise
In this beautiful silent expose performed bilingually in ASL and English, viewers delve into the world of Tuc, a deaf man struggling to navigate the world. This socially-relevant piece offers unique insight into the mind and reality of deaf culture.
When: March 16th – 19th (7:30 PM)
Where: Margetts Theatre
Cost: $8 – $14
Hunter Lock is a senior at American Fork High School.