PARK CITY — The Sundance Institute is currently offering priority pass and ticket availability for Utahns.

Registration for locals-only festival pass and ticket packages began Sept. 18 and will end Oct. 10. Those interested must register at and will receive an email on Oct. 12 with a randomly assigned time slot to purchase festival passes and ticket packages online in January.

Descriptions of locals-only pass and ticket package options can be found at

The 2013 Sundance Film Festival will be Jan. 17-27.