What to do on Fathers Day in Utah 2017
Here at the Cribs we love dads! We’ve all got em, hell some of us are Dads, and what’s better than a day dedicated to hanging out with family and reassuring each other that you totally do still love them… promise. Great, now that’s over with what are we going to do all day? Don’t worry, Cribs has your back.
Utah Blues Festival
If your dad is more of a blues music kind of guy, the Utah Blues Festival is the place to treat him to this weekend on June 17. This signature fundraising event that is solely dedicated to increasing awareness of a uniquely American musical/cultural art form (Blues music) will be held at the Gallivan Center on 219 South Main Street. The lineup of musicians includes Ronnie Baker Brooks, Bernard Allison, Toronzo Cannon, Jordan Young, Tony Holiday & The Velvetones and Sister Wives. Visit www.utahbluesfest.org for the festival schedule and ticket information.
BBQ and Live Music at Snowbird
11am – 7pm
Creamy Potato Salad, Hamburgers, BBQ Braised St. Louis Ribs, Jerked Chicken, Shaved Ice and much more. Includes Tram ride. Father’s Day 2016 menu
Slide the City
If your dad loves a little rush of fun, take him to the Slide the City on North Temple and Main Street, Get him tickets for the August 12th, 2017. This record-breaking water slide is 1,000 feet of slick inflated vinyl and may bring back some reminiscing memories to dad back when he was a kid setting up a slip-n-slide in his backyard. There will be live music, entertainment and local vendors during the event to keep the excitement going. All sliders must be 5-years-old and over 46 inches tall. For more information on the Salt Lake Slide the City event, please visit www.slidethecity.com.
Brunch at Pago
Pago offers seasonal, new American cuisine, with an ever-changing menu to reflect the best seasonal ingredients we can find from local providers. The high quality food and service comes without the formal or stuffy atmosphere.
Old School Throwback Jam
The Old School Throwback Jam at the Vivint Smart Home Arena on Saturday, June 18, 2016, will bring a blast-from-the-past to your dad if he was a teen in the late 80s and 90s. He’s certain to be familiar with the likes of music by Salt-N-Pepa, DJ Spinderella, Vanilla Ice, Coolio, Tone Loc, Young MC, Rob Base, Color Me Badd, The Jets and Candyman, and as the fates would have it, these musicians will be gracing Utah with their presence to revive hits such as “Ice Ice Baby”, “Gangsta’s Paradise”, “Bust a Move”, and so many other memorable songs. For more information on the Old School Throwback Jam please visit the Smith’s Tix Web site.
Brunch at Finca
Finca features contemporary Spanish Tapas sourced from Utah producers for weekend brunch, lunch and dinner. Finca was awarded “Best New Restaurant” and “Best Specialty Apps” by City Weekly & “Best Mixologist” & “Best Wine List” by Salt Lake Magazine.