Around the SL,UT July 29, 2011

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This weekend, we’re gonna need a bigger boat.

See Jaws in all its glory of 35mm film on the big screen. Tower Theatre’s Summer of 35mm continues this weekend, with screenings at 11pm Friday and Saturday, and noon Sunday. Tickets are $5, and limited edition movie posters will be on sale.

There’s not just one night a year when everyone’s Irish. This Sunday it’s the Irish Music Festival at Ogden Amphitheater. From 1-9pm, local and touring Irish bands will be taking the stage. Swagger, The Wild Celts, Slaymaker, Heathen Highlanders, and Young Dubliners are among the performers. Tickets are only $15.

Sunday also brings us the debut of the Urban Flea Market at Washington Square. No longer are the days when nothing happens on Sunday, come stroll downtown and check out the local artisans, music, crafts, and animal rescue at the market. Washington Square is located at 400 south 200 east, across from the library, and easy access from TRAX.

Maynard James Keenan is in town with A Perfect Circle, this Monday at Kingsbury Hall. Tickets from $45, show begins at 7:30pm, Aug 1.

Hip hop fans have a couple big shows this week. U92 Summer Jam is Saturday, featuring T-Pain, New Boyz, DJ Quik, The Rej3ctz. Show is 4-10pm, Tickets$20-40. Then on Thursday, August 4, Slightly Stoopid and Rebelution at 6:30pm, tickets are $30. Both shows are at The Gallivan Center.

Start working on your zombie costume, and plan to consume BRAAAIIINS Sunday, August 7. It’s the Fourth Annual Zombie walk. The route will be announced this weekend, so RSVP and be ready to march.

Must hear music:

Friday –  Marinade at Fat’s Grill 9pm no cover 
Saturday –  Afro Omega, Patwa at Bar Deluxe 8pm $5 
Sunday – Irish Music Festival at Ogden Ampitheater 1pm $15 
Monday – The Hague, Michael Gross & The Statuettes, Small Town Sinners at Kilby Court 7pm $7 
Tuesday – Fat Man and Little Boy: The Atomic Duo, Sunday Valley at Piper Down 9pm no cover 
Wednesday – Rap: Abstract Rude, Burnell Washburn, JNatural, Pat Maine at Kilby Court 7pm $10 
Thursday – Danger Button at Kilby Court 7pm $6 

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