Scene clips for Aug. 31
Friends of Ski Mountain Mining History Membership Party
Friends of Ski Mountain Mining History will host a Pick ‘n Shovel Membership party at Town Lift Plaza on Wednesday, Aug. 31, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. A $50 membership donation to help pay for stabilization efforts underway currently at Silver King Water Tanks and California Comstock Mine. The event will feature gourmet picnic with local products from Wasatch Brewery, Tandem Chocolates, Beltex Meats and Red Bicycle Bread. For more information, visit http://parkcityhistory.org/friends-of-ski-mountain-mining-history.
Improv Comedy Show at Molly Blooms
Molly Blooms, 1680 W. Ute Blvd. at Kimball Junction, will present a night of comedy with Park City Improv — Laugh Elevated, formerly the Not PC Players, on Wednesday, Aug. 31, at 8:30 p.m. The showcase is held every last Wednesday of the month and is free for customers. For more information, visit http://www.mollybloomsgastropub.com.
Inside Out – Park City: Last Call and Closing Party
The Summit County Public Art Board’s Inside Out – Park City exhibit is closing. The open call for participation in the online exhibit ends Wednesday, Aug. 31. If you are a Summit County entrepreneur and would like to be included, visit darkstorefronts.org/participate. A closing party will be held that night at Myrtle Rose in Newpark from 5:30 p.m. until 7 p.m. The public is welcome.
Geocaching Adventures at the Swaner Preserve
The Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter, 1258 Center Dr. at Kimball Junction, will host geocaching adventures Wednesdays through Sundays from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Geocaching is appropriate for any age — all participants need are sturdy, comfortable shoes, trinkets for trading (aka geocache swag, which can be purchased at our gift shop), and a GPS device, which also can be rented at the Swaner EcoCenter for $5 a unit for members or $10 a unit for non-members. For more information, visit http://www.swanerecocenter.org/preserve-ecocenter/geocaching-adventures.html.
Carole Duh’s Pumpkin Patch at Artique
Artique, 283 N. Main in Kamas, will open Carole Duh’s Pumpkin Patch as its First Friday Artist Opening on Sept. 2, from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. Duh creates stuffed pumpkins with yarn and they are popular with local residents. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, http://www.facebook.com/artiqueartandgifts.
Park City Point 2 Point
One of the country’s strongest endurance mountain bike races will ride Park City Point 2 Point at Deer Valley on Saturday, Sept. 3. Start time is 7 a.m. For more information, visit http://www.deervalley.com.
Park City Follies and the Bestminster Dog Show highlight activities in Park city this weekend.