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A Kurt Bestor Christmas

Kurt Bestor Christmas, Holiday, Special, Park City, Utah, Family, Music, Concert

Home For The Holidays

A Kurt Bestor Christmas, a beloved holiday tradition in Salt Lake City, UT, returns to the Eccles Theater this December.

A Kurt Bestor Christmas has been a much-anticipated tradition for audiences throughout the western U.S. The show draws more than 20,000 delighted fans every year. Featuring 45 musicians on stage, sophisticated sound and lights, and special guests, combined with warm storytelling and humor, Bestor creates an intimate rapport with concert-goers that sets A Kurt Bestor Christmas apart from any other seasonal show.

December 15-17, 2022, Multiple Times

A Kurt Bestor Christmas
Eccles Theater, Salt Lake

New Year’s Eve Utah

Utah New Year’s Eve Events

New Year’s Eve Events & Celebrations, Dances, Dinner Parties, Social Gatherings, and Music Concerts happening in our festive state of Utah. Happy New Year!

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Park City | Provo | Ogden | Logan

Salt Lake City Area

Ball Drop 2023
December 31, 2022, 8 pm–New Year
Riverbend Sports and Events Complex, Salt Lake

Last Hurrah 2022
Outdoor Stage, Buskers, and Pop-Up Bars
December 31, 2022, 8 pm–Midnight
The Gateway, Downtown, Salt Lake

Westerner Club NYE 2023 Bash
Line Dance Lessons 7-9 pm
December 31, 2022,  9 pm–New Year
Westerner Club, West Valley City

New Year’s Eve Torchlight Parade & Fireworks
December 31, 2022, 6–7 pm
Snowbird Resort, Little Cottonwood Canyon

Big Band Swing NightAdult Night Out Social Dance
Alcohol-Free New Year’s Bash
December 31, 2022, 7:30–10 pm
Viridian Event Center, West Jordan

New Year’s Eve Dinner at Snowbird
December 31, 2022, 5–11 pm
Snowbird Resort, Little Cottonwood Canyon

NYE 2022 at the Union
18+ Event
December 31, 2022, 8 pm–New Year
The Union Center, 235 N 500 W, Salt Lake

Countdown NYE Party at the Complex
18+ Event
December 31, 2022, 9 pm–New Year
The Complex, Salt Lake

New Year’s Eve Viva Le Diva Show
December 31, 2022, 9 pm–New Year
Metro Music Hall, Salt Lake

Salsation’s New Year’s Eve Dance Party
December 31, 2022, 9 pm–2 am
Athena Beans Coffee House & Bistro, Sandy

Park City Area

New Year’s Eve at Canyons Village
December 31, 2022, 7:30–New Year
Canyon Village, Park City

Provo Utah Valley Area

Provo City’s First Night
Dec 31, 2022, Fireworks, 9 pm & Midnight
Provo Recreation Center, Provo

New Year’s Eve at Luminaria
Fireworks at 10 & Midnight
December 31, 2022, 8 pm–New Years
Thanksgiving Point, Lehi

New Years Decade Dance
Costume Party
Dec 31–New Years 2022, 9 pm–New Years
Angelus Theatre, Spanish Fork

Ogden North Salt Lake Area

New Year’s Noon for Kids at Boondocks
December 31, 2022, 10 am–2 pm
Boondocks, Kaysville

New Year’s Eve at Boondocks
December 31, 2022, 8 pm–Midnight
Boondocks, Kaysville

Updating… 11/30/2022–11/15/2022

New Year’s Eve at Fat Cats
December 31, 2021, 10 am–New Year
2261 Kiesel Ave, Ogden

Logan Cache Valley Area

Music Venues

Utah Venue Calendars

Concert Venue Calendars, Utah Live Music Venues, Headliners, Musical Performances, RockFests, Music Acts, Live Entertainment, Concert Halls, Amphitheaters, Rock Stars, Outdoor Stage

Salt Lake Area

Indoors

Vivint Smart Home Arena *Best
N 400 W, Salt Lake City

Maverik Center *Best
3200 S, Decker Lake Dr, West Valley City

Eccles Theatre *Best
131 S Main St, Salt Lake City

Capital Theatre *Best
50 W 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Abravanel Hall *Best
123 W S Temple, Salt Lake City

Libby Gardner Concert Hall
University of Utah
1375 Presidents’ Cir, Salt Lake

The Depot
13 N 400 W, Salt Lake City

Soundwell
149 W 200 S, Salt Lake City

The Complex
536 W 100 S, Salt Lake City

The Urban Lounge
241 500 E, Salt Lake City

Kilby Court
748 W Kilby Ct, Salt Lake City

Union Event Center
235 N 500 W, Salt Lake

The Great Saltair
12408 W Saltair Dr, Magna

Salt Lake Area

Outdoor

Usana Amphitheatre  *Best
5150 Upper Ridge Rd, West Valley City

Sandy Amphitheatre *Best
1245 E 9400 S, Sandy

Rio Tinto Stadium *Best
9256 S, State St, Sandy
(844) 732-5849

Rice-Eccles Stadium *Best
University of Utah Football Concerts
451 1400 E, Salt Lake City

Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre *Best
University of Utah
2155 Red Butte Canyon, Salt Lake City

The Gallivan Center
Heart of Downtown
239 S Main St, Salt Lake City

Wendover

Peppermill Concert Hall *Best
680 Wendover Blvd, West Wendover, NV 

Provo Utah County

BYU Arts *Best
Brigham Young University
800 E Campus Dr, Provo

Covey Center for the Arts
425 W Center St, Provo

SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre
600 S 400 E, Orem

BYU School of Music
Brigham Young University
C-550 Harris Fine Arts Center, Provo

Velour Live Music Gallery
135 N University Ave, Provo

Ogden North Salt Lake

CenterPoint Legacy Theater
525 N 400 W, Centerville

Newel and Jean Daines Concert Hall
Utah State University
600 E 1150 N, North Logan

Ellen Eccles Theatre
43 Main St, Logan

St. George Southern Utah

Tuacahn Amphitheatre  Outdoors
1100 Tuacahn Dr, Ivins

Related Links

University of Utah School of Music
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Musical Artists of Utah

Acoustic | Folk | Americana | Singer-Songwriters

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Local

Intermountain Acoustic Music Association IAMA
The Park City Chamber Music Society – Park City, Utah
Utah Scottish Association

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Americana Music Association

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Misc

November – International Drumming Month

Acoustic Music Playlist – A Free Collection of Music for your listening pleasure!

Avenues Street Fair

Avenues, Utah, Street Fair

The Avenues Street Fair will be held on 2nd Avenue between G and L Streets. The closeness to Lindsey Gardens will add some much-appreciated green space for fair visitors to sit and enjoy the entertainment or just relax after walking the 5 blocks full of booths and delicious food.

  • Artisans
  • Entertainment
  • Live Music
  • Children’s Parade
  • Children’s Activity Area
  • Food Vendors
  • Open Air Market

September (Week 2) Annually

Avenues Street Fair
7th Avenue and I Street, Salt Lake

Utah State Fair

The largest single annual event in Utah featuring live concerts, entertainment, rides, rodeo, art, barnyard friends, little hands on the farm,  ice cream festival, and more.

  • Monster Truck Insanity Tour
  • Demolition Derby
  • Rodeo
  • Live Music
  • Wild West Fun Park
  • Lumberjack Show
  • Live Performances
  • Thrill Shows
  • Demonstrations
  • Exhibits
  • Animals
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Utah Old Time Fiddlers

September (Week 2-3) Annually
Multiple Times/Events

Utah State Fair
Utah State Fairgrounds, Salt Lake

Salt Lake City Jazz Festival

Saxaphone, Jazz Music, Salt Lake City Jazz Festival, Jazz Music

Every early July since the inaugural Festival in 2001 – which featured some great performers in jazz, including Nancy Wilson, Chuck Findley, Eddie Daniels, Phil Woods, and Jack Jones- the Salt Lake City International Jazz Festival has brought together electrifying jazz artists and enthusiastic jazz audiences for a three or four-day celebration of jazz.

Postponed 2022

Salt Lake City Jazz Festival
Washington Square Park, Salt Lake

Brigham Young Historic Park Concerts

Acoustic Guitar Music, Brigham Young Historic Park, Salt Lake City, Utah, Free Concerts, Bluegrass, Folk, Choir, Children's Performances, Family

Enjoy free, informal, hour-long concerts at beautiful Brigham Young Historic Park on Friday evenings throughout June, July, and August. All ages are welcome. Limited seating is provided; blankets and lawn chairs are allowed.

The Brigham Young Historic Park is on the southeast corner of State Street and 2nd Avenue (North Temple), one block east of Temple Square.

Friday Nights, 7:30 pm
June-August 2022

Brigham Young Historic Park
50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake

Lunch Bunch Concert Series

Gallivan Center Musical Lunch

Gallivan Plaza provides free live entertainment every weekday at Noon. Get out into the sunshine and enjoy your lunch while listening to the sounds of solo acoustic singers, songwriters, and local bands. Musical selections include folk, acoustic, rock, jazz, pop, blues, and all variations in between.

Did you forget to pack a lunch? Don’t worry; visit the new Gallivan Center concessions stand or one of the many take-out delis and restaurants nearby. Also, enjoy Lunch Bunch on Gallivan Ave. every Thursday along with their Thursday Food Trucks.

Weekdays Noon–1 pm, Free
June-August 2022

Lunch Brunch Concert Series
Gallivan Center, 239 S Main St, Salt Lake

John Flanders and Double Helix

John Flanders and Double Helix, Park City, Utah, Egyptian Theatre Company, Jazz Music Concert, Live Music

John Flanders has been one of the most in demand Jazz Saxophone Woodwind Players in Salt Lake City and the Intermountain West for over a decade. You can hear him on t.v. and radio commercials, as well as television shows and movie soundtracks. In addition to being a renowned bandleader and session player, John’s recordings have received critical and popular acclaim, leading to a growing reputation as a composer and arranger.

John has won numerous prestigious City Weekly Best of Utah awards as an instrumentalist as well as with his classic jazz groups. He has performed the National Anthem solo at NBA games, performs with the Utah Symphony, and toured Italy, France, Germany, Switzerland and more. His freelancing has lead to performances with The Temptations, Billy Preston, Solomon Burke, Wayne Newton, Frankie Avalon, Rodney Dangerfield, Don Rickles, Patty Andrews, Sam Moore, Ben Folds, and many others. His groups have played main stage at the Park City Internation Jazz Fest, they’ve headlined jazz festivals, in Colorado, and the Salt Lake Jazz Festival.

John Flanders and Double Helix Band