It’s the Weekend – February 8, 2018

It’s the weekend before Valentine’s Day which means there are a lot of concerts and events going on throughout Cache Valley to celebrate.

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Watch local stars dance with choreographers at Thursday’s <a href=”https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dancing-with-the-relay-stars-2018-main-event-tickets-42015821453″ target=”_blank”>Dancing with the Relay Stars!</a> Help raise money for the American Cancer Society as well as awareness for Relay for Life. The dances take place Ridgeline High School starting at 6 p.m.

The Cache Theatre Company presents <a href=”http://www.cachetheatre.com/tickets” target=”_blank”>“The Importance of Being Earnest,”</a> a trivial play for serious people. Performances are February 8th through the 12th at the Utah Theatre.

The Utah State University Department of Music presents the <a href=”http://cca.usu.edu/calendar/events%20″ target=”_blank”>Guitar, Bass and Drum Festival</a> on Thursday and Friday. The concerts feature world-class musicians at the Russell/Wanlass Performance Hall and begin at 7 p.m. each evening.

The American West Heritage Center is hosting a <a href=”https://www.facebook.com/events/539934266362410/” target=”_blank”>Valentine’s Dinner and Concert featuring Brenn Hill</a>. Dinner starts at 6:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday night with the concert starting at 7:30.

The talented dancers of <a href=”http://cachearts.org/” target=”_blank”>Ailey II</a> are renowned for captivating audiences and translating their strength and agility into powerful, moving performances. These dancers perform on the Ellen Eccles stage Friday night at 7:30.

The Lewiston Arts Council presents <a href=”http://www.cachevalleydaily.com/calendar/event_ca264162-ff32-11e7-8064-1b398dcb23a7.html” target=”_blank”>Swing and Sweets</a>, Friday from 7-9:30 p.m. Tickets available at the Lewiston City Offices. There will be a live band and refreshments.

Marriage and Family Therapist Emily Harker will be the after-dinner speaker at <a href=”http://www.cachevalleydaily.com/calendar/event_b14061ba-07d3-11e8-b618-ffc869040d74.html” target=”_blank”>Dinner Date Night</a>, held in the USU Skyroom on Friday night. The topic will be turning conflict into closeness. Doors open at 6:15 with dinner starting at 6:30 p.m.

Also on Friday is a <a href=”https://www.eventbrite.com/e/date-night-valentines-event-with-john-bytheway-doug-brinley-in-logan-ut-tickets-38571606714″ target=”_blank”>Date Night “Valentine’s Event”</a> with John Bytheway, Doug Brinley and Eric Richards from 6-8:30 p.m. at Logan High School. It’s the perfect date night to improve, strengthen, and build up your marriage.

The <a href=”https://ultrasignup.com/register.aspx?did=53568″ target=”_blank”>CROWBAR backcountry ski race</a> is this Saturday up Logan Canyon. There are multiple divisions including Race, Recreational and even Junior. For the first time the race takes place at the Swan Flat Trailhead and gets underway at 9 a.m.

Or if you prefer a little more speed on your skis, the <a href=”https://www.facebook.com/events/146241739413464/” target=”_blank”>Ted Seeholzer Memorial Giant Slalom</a> ski race is Saturday at Beaver Mountain. Register in the lodge between 8:45-9:45 a.m.

At Cherry Peak Ski Resort, the second round of the <a href=”http://www.skicherrypeak.com/” target=”_blank”>Rockstar Rail Jam</a> takes place Saturday starting at 12:30 p.m. There will be free products to sample and lots of swag and prizes.

The Cache chapter of Pheasants Forever is hosting their <a href=”https://www.facebook.com/events/178892269384731/” target=”_blank”>annual banquet</a> Saturday from 5-10 p.m. at the Riverwoods Conference Center. The banquet is a great way to get to know some of those involved with conservation and habitat improvement for upland game in Cache Valley.

The <a href=”http://www.cachevalleydaily.com/calendar/event_a58acaec-0a38-11e8-aa9e-1f1266ea856e.html” target=”_blank”>USU men’s basketball</a> team returns home to take on conference rival Boise State in the Spectrum. Tip-off is at 7 p.m. Saturday.

After the game, USU students will be gathering at the Taggart Student Center to celebrate <a href=”https://www.facebook.com/events/582066585471888/” target=”_blank”>Mardi Gras</a>. There will be dancing, acrobats, live animals and more from 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.

The American Festival Chorus and Orchestra shares the stage at the Daines Concert Hall Saturday night with Take 6, the most-awarded a cappella group in history. The family pops concert, <a href=”http://www.americanfestivalchorus.org/performance/2018/music-has-no-passport” target=”_blank”>“Music Has No Passport”</a>, begins at 7:30 p.m.

You can also hear the American Festival Chorus perform Sunday evening at an <a href=”https://www.facebook.com/events/705183276355039/” target=”_blank”>Interfaith Concert</a> in the Logan Tabernacle. They will perform along with the Westminster Bell Choir, Logan Institute Singers and more. Celebrate different faiths through song from 6:30-8 p.m.

If you’d like more details about any of these events visit our <a href=”http://www.cachevalleydaily.com/calendar/” target=”_blank”>calendar page</a>. If you’d like us to know about an upcoming event, you can <a href=”https://www.cachevalleydaily.com/users/admin/calendar/event/?referer_url=/calendar/” target=”_blank”>add it here</a>.

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