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FEATURED EVENTS

Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016

Organization:

Imagination Place

Location:

1155 East 3300 South
Salt Lake City, UT, 84106
United States

Phone:

801.463.9067
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Time: 
Check Schedule

Holiday Songs at Imagination Place

Celebrate the holiday season at Imagination Place! We are holding a special two-week parent with children class session called “Holiday Songs.” 2 week session for all ages! Classes available Monday through Saturday starting December 5th
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016

Location:

3606 W Center S
Provo, UT, 84601
United States

Phone:

801-373-8897
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Time: 
first departure 6:30pm

Christmas Cruise

Come and enjoy a lighted Christmas riverboat ride on the Provo River.
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Dates: 
12/13/2016
12/20/2016

Organization:

The Whitaker

Location:

168 No. Main Street
Centerville, UT, 84014
United States

Phone:

(801) 335-8843
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Time: 
10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Christmas at The Whitaker

Step back to Christmases of yesteryear. Hear old-time Christmas music and a story or two. Smell the smells of Christmas past. Make a craft, write a letter to Santa and take home a treat enjoyed in pioneer days. December 6, 13, 20.
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016

Organization:

Gardner Village

Location:

1095 West 7800 South
West Jordan, UT, 84088
United States

Phone:

801.566.8903
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Time: 
10:00 AM-8:00 PM each day

ELF DISPLAYS & SCAVENGER HUNT at Gardner Village

Enjoy Gardner Village's annual Elf Scavenger Hunt from November 19 through December 24, 2016! This is a fun, free family activity for kids of all ages!
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/14/2016
12/21/2016

Organization:

Tracy Aviary

Location:

589 East 1300 South
Salt Lake City, UT, 84105
United States

Phone:

801.596.8500
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Time: 
9am - 4pm

Winter Wednesdays

Tracy Aviary is open year-round, so why not take advantage of the crisp winter calm by spending more quality time with our birds? Without the bustling crowds of the summer, Tracy Aviary is a beautiful place to come relax near roaming peafowl, watch the Keas play with all kinds of new toys, and hide out in the tropical warmth of our newest exhibit Treasures of the Rainforest. Free-flight encounters are held in a beautiful, heated space daily.
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016
Time: 
5:30 pm to 11:00 pm

Location:

Knoll Park
150 W 300 S
Salem, UT, 84653
United States

Phone:

801-423-1035
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Pond Town Christmas

Enjoy this free holiday light display at Salem Pond in Salem, Utah. Pond Town Christmas runs from November 25, 2016 to January 2, 2017. The hours are from 5:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
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Dates: 
12/24/2016
12/25/2016

Location:

Highway 210, Little Cottonwood Canyon
Sandy, UT, 84092
United States

Phone:

801.933.2222
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Time: 
5 pm - 9 pm

Christmas Dinner at Snowbird

Bring your family to the mountains and let us do the cooking. Reserve your table at one of three Snowbird restaurants hosting Christmas dinner events.
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Dates: 
12/25/2016

Location:

Highway 210, Little Cottonwood Canyon
Sandy, UT, 84092
United States

Phone:

801.933.2222
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Time: 
9 am - 3 pm

Santa & Mrs. Clause Ride the Bird

Ho! Ho! Ho! And some turns in the snow! Look for Santa and Mrs. Clause skiing and riding around Snowbird, handing out holiday treats and good cheer.
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Dates: 
12/21/2016

Organization:

Abravanel Hall

Location:

123 West South Temple
Salt Lake City, UT, 84101
United States

Phone:

801.355.2787
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Time: 
7:30 pm

Celtic Woman

Celebrate this holiday season with the celestial voices of multi-platinum Irish singing sensation Celtic Woman as they present Home for Christmas with the Utah Symphony.
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Dates: 
12/15/2016
12/16/2016
12/17/2016

Location:

131 South Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT, 84101
United States

Phone:

385-468-1020
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Time: 
Thur 7:30pm Dec 15 Fri 8:00pm Dec 16 Sat 2:00pm Dec 17 Sat 8:00pm Dec 17

A Kurt Bestor Christmas

A much-anticipated tradition for audiences throughout the western U.S., A KURT BESTOR CHRISTMAS draws more than 20,000 delighted fans every year. Featuring an all-star band, a world-class chamber orchestra, 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.
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016

Organization:

Imagination Place

Location:

1155 East 3300 South
Salt Lake City, UT, 84106
United States

Phone:

801.463.9067
,
Time: 
See schedule

HOLIDAY SONGS

Celebrate the holiday season at Imagination Place! We are holding a special session called “Holiday Songs.” 2 week session for all ages! Classes Available Monday through Saturday (starting Dec 5th)
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016

Organization:

Ogden City

Location:

2549 Washington Boulevard City Hall
Ogden, UT, 84401
United States

Phone:

801.629.8000
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Time: 
varies; see online schedule

Ogden's Christmas Village

Ogden's annual Christmas Village in Municipal Park features themed cottages, live entertainment, and visits with Santa.
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016

Location:

10450 South State Street
Sandy, UT, 84070
United States

Phone:

801.572.1516
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Time: 
During mall hours.

Tree of Hope: For Cancer Patients & Their Families

From November 18th – December 9th, guests can stop by the Huntsman Cancer Foundation Tree of Hope near Guest Services and select an ornament. Each ornament will list an item needed to help the Huntsman Cancer Foundation.
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016

Organization:

Ashton Gardens

Location:

3900 North Garden Drive
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

801.768.4999
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Time: 
varies

Luminaria

Luminaria is an enchanting mile walk through a shimmering holiday world in Ashton Gardens. At the Grand Allee, 8,000 programmable luminarias carpet a sweeping hill, where each luminaria acts as a pixel in a moving picture of blooming poinsettias, flying reindeer, and beautiful symbols of the season. This display is capped by a 120-foot light tree atop a 40-foot-tall hill.
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Dates: 
12/15/2016
12/16/2016
12/17/2016

Organization:

The Egyptian Theatre

Location:

328 Main Street
Park City, UT, 84060
United States

Phone:

435.649.9371
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Time: 
Thurs-Sat: 8:00 pm; Sun 6:00 pm

Park City Holiday Spectacular & Sing-Along

An annual holiday-themed variety showcase of local talent to celebrate the season. Includes a musical sing-along led by a choir. A family-fun event. Dec 15-18.
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Dates: 
12/08/2016
12/09/2016
12/10/2016

Location:

9575 South State Street
Sandy, UT, 84070
United States

Phone:

385.468.2260
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Time: 
10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

The Dickens’ Christmas Festival

This Festival is a unique & unusual entertainment & shopping experience. Olde English shops,hundreds of period costumes,fortune tellers,orphans,royalty, & the “real” Father Christmas combine to offer our guests a Christmas experience like no other!
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Dates: 
12/12/2016

Location:

301 West South Temple
Salt Lake City, UT, 84101
United States

Phone:

801.325.2000
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Time: 
7pm (doors open at 5:30pm)

Christmas Carole Sing-Along

The Larry H. Miller family presents the 32nd Annual Christmas Carole Sing-Along December 12 at Vivint Smart Home Arena. Join us for a night full of holiday spirit and family fun. Admission is FREE! Musical numbers by Jenny Oaks Baker & Family Four and the West Valley Symphony of Utah with Donny Gilbert as the music director and Sterling Poulson as the guest conductor.
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Dates: 
12/15/2016

Organization:

Viridian Event Center

Location:

8030 S. 1825 W.
West Jordan, UT, 84088
United States

Phone:

801-948-7859
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Time: 
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Dickens' Christmas Ball

'Tis the season for delicasies, parlor games, dancing, frolicking and good old fashioned merriment!
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Dates: 
12/22/2016
12/23/2016
12/27/2016

Location:

8446 South Harrison Street (300 West)
Midvale, UT, 84047
United States

Phone:

385 468 1515
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Time: 
8:30am-5:30pm

Winter Break Camp

Burrrrrrrrr!! Need time around the holidays to relax without the kids running around? Bring them to COPPERVIEW RECREATION CENTER for many fun holiday activities.
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016
Time: 
5:30 to 10:00

Location:

Christmas in Color (Kearns)
Ed Mayne Street
Kearns, UT, 84118
United States
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Christmas in Color (Kearns)

Immerse yourself in a drive-through experience with 1 million beautifully synchronized Christmas lights set to music that is sure to get you in the holiday spirit!
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016
Time: 
5:30 pm to 11:00 pm

Location:

Knoll Park
150 W 300 S
Salem, UT, 84653
United States

Phone:

801-423-1035
,

Pond Town Christmas

Enjoy this free holiday light display at Salem Pond in Salem, Utah. Pond Town Christmas runs from November 25, 2016 to January 2, 2017. The hours are from 5:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
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Dates: 
12/08/2016
Time: 
7:30 pm

Location:

Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts
1901 University Cir
Ogden, UT, 84408
United States

Phone:

8013999214
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Cirque Musica Holiday Spectacular

Add some altitude to your holiday celebration with this fun-filled performance for the entire family. The cast of Cirque Musica puts on an unforgettable show of skill, grace, and incredible feats of strength, all to the tune of holiday favorites performed live by the Utah Symphony.
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016

Location:

900 West 650 North #A
Willard, UT, 84340
United States

Phone:

435-734-9494
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Time: 
5:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Fantasy at the Bay - Holiday Light Display at Willard Bay State Park

Willard Bay State Park and Modern Display present: Fantasy at the bay holiday light display! Celebrate the holiday season with a trip to Fantasy at the Bay drive-thru holiday lights at Willard Bay State Park. Enjoy a visit with Santa, Friday through Monday, holiday music, food, and more! Enhance your experience with 3-D snowflake glasses. Lights on November 24 thru December 31, 2016.
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Dates: 
12/09/2016
12/10/2016

Location:

378 West Clark Street
Grantsville, UT, 84029
United States
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Time: 
see website

Live Nativity

Walk down the quiet, luminary-lined path to the barn, past donkeys, goats, sheep and a camel where you’ll see live actors in the warm scene of the first Christmas. Make it a family tradition! Second weekend in December.
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
Time: 
Sat thru Tues 10:00 am to 5:00 pm; Wed 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

Location:

Natural History Museum of Utah
301 Wakara Way
SALT LAKE CITY, UT, 84108
United States

Phone:

801.581.6927
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Birthday Party and $5 Days

To celebrate our 5th anniversary in the Rio Tinto Center, we’re offering discounted admission to the Natural History Museum of Utah and a birthday party for five days. Regardless of age, you can visit the Natural History Museum of Utah on December 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7 for just $5!
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016
Time: 
6:00 to 10:00 pm

Location:

Canyon View Park
3300 East Powerhouse Road
Spanish Fork, UT, 84660
United States

Phone:

801.804.4500
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Spanish Fork Festival of Lights

Enjoy holiday lights from the comfort of your vehicle. This Festival of Lights is perfect for all ages. Beginning Thanksgiving Night – Nov 24, 2016 running through New Year’s -Jan 1, 2017. Running nightly from 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016

Location:

2100 South and Highland Drive
Salt Lake City, UT, 84106
United States

Phone:

801-746-0966
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Time: 
Mon-Fri 3:30pm-7pm; Sat 11am-7pm

Visit with Santa at the Sugar House Santa Shack

Kids can whisper their Christmas wishes in Santa's ear when they pay him a visit in his Sugar House Santa Shack. Photo packages are available for purchase, and pets are always welcome.
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Dates: 
12/23/2016
12/24/2016
01/07/2017
Time: 
1:00 to 3:00 PM

Location:

Abravanel Hall
123 West South Temple
Salt Lake City, UT, 84101
United States

Phone:

801.533.6683
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in Concert

The Harry Potter™ film series is one of those once-in-a-lifetime cultural phenomena that continues to delight millions of fans around the world. Transport your family to the wizarding world of Harry Potter featuring the Utah Symphony performing every note from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone™. Your family can relive the magic of the film in high-definition on a giant screen as the orchestra performs John Williams’ unforgettable score.
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Dates: 
12/12/2016
12/19/2016

Location:

10450 South State Street
Sandy, UT, 84070
United States

Phone:

801.572.1516
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Time: 
6pm-8pm

Pet Night with Santa at Shops at South Town

Families can bring their pets to the Shops at South Town for photos with Santa. Pets must be on a leash or in a proper pet carrier and must be on their best behavior. All pets visiting Santa receive a gift.
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016
Time: 
5:30 to 10:00

Location:

Christmas in Color (Provo)
4400 Center St
Provo, UT, 84061
United States
,

Christmas in Color (Provo)

Immerse yourself in a drive-through experience with 1 million beautifully synchronized Christmas lights set to music that is sure to get you in the holiday spirit!
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Dates: 
12/19/2016

Organization:

Scheels

Location:

11282 S State St
Sandy, UT, 84070
United States

Phone:

801-948-7080
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Time: 
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Kids Klub: Decorate a Cookie with Mrs. Claus

Join us for Christmas Fun!! Mrs. Claus is coming to SCHEELS!! Come help her decorate cookies and make one of your own to bring home!
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Dates: 
12/08/2016
12/13/2016
12/15/2016

Location:

10450 South State Street
Sandy, UT, 84070
United States

Phone:

801.572.1516
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Time: 
12 noon/lunch hour

FM100 Holiday Concert Series at Shops at South Town

NOVEMBER 25th & 29th, DECEMBER 1st, 6th, 8th, 13th &15th The Shops at South Town will host the annual FM100 Holiday Concert Series The concerts are at Fountain Court during the lunch hour and will air live on FM100. Our first concert on Black Friday features Kurt Bestor and One Voice Children’s Choir.
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Dates: 
12/10/2016

Location:

1075 West Legacy Crossing Boulevard
Centerville, UT, 84014
United States

Phone:

801-397-5100
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Time: 
9:00 am to 12 noon

Breakfast with Santa

oin us for Breakfast and Movie with Santa! Come have breakfast with Mr. and Mrs. Claus! Make your own ornament for you tree at home. Enjoy a delicious breakfast of pancakes, bacon, potatoes, fruit, juice and hot chocolate. Stay for a special screening of a Christmas Classic. No Passes or Discounts Accepted.
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016

Organization:

Utah's Hogle Zoo

Location:

2600 Sunnyside Avenue
Salt Lake City, UT, 84108
United States

Phone:

801.582.1631
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Time: 
Sunday – Wednesday 5:30 to 8 pm (grounds close at 9) Thursday – Saturday 5:30 to 9 pm (grounds close at 10) Christmas Day Closed

ZOOLIGHTS! At Utah's Hogle Zoo

ZooLights! will be brighter and more sparkling than ever as this festive, family-fun light event returns for its 10th anniversary year. Over 200 lighted animal and holiday-themed displays will glisten in the December night as you make your way throughout Zoo grounds. Enjoy dinner in the Beastro, warm up with a cup of hot chocolate or check out our vast array tasty treats!
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Dates: 
12/13/2016
Time: 
7:00 pm

Location:

Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts
1901 University Cir
Ogden, UT, 84408
United States

Phone:

8013999214
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Utah Symphony: Here Comes Santa Claus

The man. The myth. The music. Nothing sets the holiday scene like hearing your wintry favorites performed live by the Utah Symphony. Kids from one to ninety-two will enjoy the musical gifts on stage, with a joyful sing-along closing out the concert. There may even be a special appearance by the jolly man, himself.
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016

Location:

555 South Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT, 84111
United States

Phone:

801-258-6000
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Time: 
4pm

Holiday Window Stroll

Peruse the whimsical window displays and visit our life-size gingerbread house. Enjoy a special surprise once you complete your journey.
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Dates: 
12/09/2016
12/10/2016
12/12/2016

Location:

2601 Sunnyside Avenue
Salt Lake City, UT, 84108
United States

Phone:

801.582.1847
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Time: 
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Candlelight Christmas

It's hard to describe the magic of Candlelight Christmas. We'd like you to experience it! The Village is decorated like a Currier & Ives card, and you'll feel like you've taken a step back in time when you join us for this enchanting event.
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Dates: 
12/20/2016

Organization:

Thanksgiving Point

Location:

3003 North Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

888.672.6040
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Time: 
Doors open at 6:00 pm; performance at 7:00 pm

Voice Male at Thanksgiving Point

Make it a holiday tradition to see the entertaining Voice Male performance at Thanksgiving Point. Voice Male, returning favorites, will perform classic and new holiday tunes with their signature A cappella voices. Purchase tickets early as this event sells out each year!
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Dates: 
12/12/2016

Location:

391 Boston Post Rd.
Orange, CT, 06477
United States

Phone:

(203)7955437
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Time: 
5:30 to 6:30 pm

Santa & Mrs. Claus Party!

Come and enjoy photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus, a Christmas craft, themed games, songs, dances, puppets, and activities!
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Dates: 
12/12/2016

Organization:

Fashion Place Mall

Location:

6191 S State St
Murray, UT, 84107
United States

Phone:

(801) 262-9447
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Time: 
4:00 pm to 8:00 pm Special Hours: 12/16 – 12/23: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM 12/18: 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM Christmas Eve: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM (Break: 1:30 PM – 2:00 PM)

Pet Night with Santa

Bring your four-legged friend to see Santa and pose for a photo! Cats and dogs only, please. Save over 30% on your photos by pre-purchasing online. Mondays: 11/21, 11/28, 12/5, 12/12 Hours: 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
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Dates: 
12/10/2016
12/16/2016
12/17/2016

Location:

3605 South State Street
Salt Lake City, UT, 84115
United States

Phone:

801.532.6000
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Time: 
varies; see schedule

Wizard of Oz

The beloved magical fantasy comes to the UCT stage during the holidays. Take a journey with Dorothy as she encounters the strange world of OZ and her safe return to home! Show runs December 10 thru January 14.
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Dates: 
12/23/2016
12/24/2016
12/26/2016

Location:

1978 Heritage Park Blvd.
Layton, UT, 84041
United States

Phone:

801.614.0123
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Time: 
see schedule; times vary

Winter Camps at My Gym Layton

No two camps at My Gym of Layton are ever the same! Enjoy some extra time for yourself this holiday season while the children enjoy some fun playtime with us.
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Dates: 
12/07/2016
12/08/2016
12/09/2016

Location:

131 South Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT, 84101
United States

Phone:

385-468-1020
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Time: 
Tues 7:30pm Dec 6 Wed 7:30pm Dec 7 Thur 7:30pm Dec 8 Fri 8:00pm Dec 9 Sat 2:00pm Dec 10 Sat 8:00pm Dec 10 Sun 1:00pm Dec 11 Sun 6:30pm Dec 11Fri 8:00pm Dec 30 Sat 2:00pm Dec 31

Irving Berlin's White Christmas

IRVING BERLIN’S WHITE CHRISTMAS, the stage adaptation of the beloved classic film, is coming to the Eccles Theater Salt Lake City this holiday season for just 8 performances, December 6-11, 2016. Bring your loved ones for a heart-warming celebration of Americana. ArtTix.org is the official ticketing source for the Eccles Theater and the Zions Bank Broadway at the Eccles series.
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Dates: 
12/10/2016
12/17/2016

Organization:

Thanksgiving Point

Location:

3003 North Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, UT, 84043
United States

Phone:

888.672.6040
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Time: 
9:00 am

Breakfast with Santa

Come celebrate the joys of the season with a festive celebration at Breakfast with Santa. A delicious breakfast will be served with visits from Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus, and other favorite North Pole characters. Kids will enjoy dance contests, sing-a-longs, cookie decorating, games, and crafts. Held at the Thanksgiving Point Show Barn.
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Dates: 
12/09/2016
12/10/2016

Organization:

The Egyptian Theatre

Location:

328 Main Street
Park City, UT, 84060
United States

Phone:

435.649.9371
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Time: 
2 pm and 7 pm

Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells!

unie B. Jones, First-Grader, is super-excited about the upcoming Holiday Sing-Along and Secret Santa gift exchange at her school. Too bad tattletale May keeps ruining all of Junie B.'s fun. So when Junie B. draws May's name for Secret Santa, she comes up with the perfect plan to teach her nemesis a lesson! But will the Christmas spirit of peace and goodwill interfere before she can give you-know-who what she deserves? Find out by joining us for this hilarious and endearing tale based on the best-selling book series by Barbara Park.
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