Scroll down for a couple items to check out this weekend, and make sure you put Art Access into you planner for next Friday night. We're giving you some advance notice on a pretty exciting evening for you and the kids at the local gallery.


Work created through a teen workshop at Art Access.

Art Access 18th Annual Partner's Exhibit and 15th Annual Teen Workshop Exhibit and Youth Block Party
Friday, Aug. 17.

Three events all rolled up into one incredible evening, from 6 to 9 p.m. 

First check out the Partner's Exhibit in the Art Access Gallery, featuring work by seven established artists partnered with their apprentices. Click here for the list of participating artists.

Then get the kids inspired with work created in Art Access' teen workshops at the Access Gallery II. 

Finally, give them something to work on themselves with hands-on projects at the Youth Block Party, which will include chalk art, food, music and more. It will be held in two locations, Art Access and SpyHop, which is located at 500 W. 200 South. Start at either location work your way toward the other. 

Art Access, 230 S. 500 West, SLC.
Click here for more info.

As promised, a couple events to hit up this weekend with the kids:

Midnight Madness Beach Party
Aug. 11 from 6 p.m. to 12 a.m.

Wear your Hawaiian shirt, if you have one, to Gardner Village and enjoy island dance shows and a delicious barbecue. Free to get in the village, as always.

Gardner Village, 1100 W. 7800 South, West Jordan
Click here for more info

AND

Weber County Fair
Now–Aug. 11 

It's still about a month till the big Utah State Fair, but we definitely think it's worth the drive north for the Weber County Fair, which ends this weekend. The schedule for the day is quite extensive, so click here for the full list of what's going on.

Whatever time you show up, make sure you're still there for the Demolition Derby at 8 p.m.

Weber County Fairgrounds, 1000 N. 1200 West, Ogden
Click here for more info.