'Tis the season: Local holiday events for everyone

By Sarah Sanders Petersen

For the Deseret News

Published: Thursday, Nov. 29 2012 7:30 p.m. MST

Date: Dec. 7-15 (excluding Sunday, Dec. 9 — check website for times)

Cost: $7 adults, $5 children and seniors

A Cowboy Christmas: This cowboy-themed concert will feature the Blue Sage Band.

Location: Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 W. 3100 S., West Valley

Date: Dec. 3, 7 p.m.

Cost: Free

Carols of Burt, Betinis and Bradford: The Utah Chamber Artists will perform several classic Christmas carols.

Location: 1375 E. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake

Date: Dec. 3, 7:30 p.m.

Cost: $10-$17

The Grand Theatre presents "A Diva Holiday": This holiday musical performance is packed with five dominating female leads.

Location: 1575 S. State Street, Salt Lake

Dates: Dec. 6-10, 7:30 p.m.

Cost: $10-$24

“12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue”: From screen to stage, audience members will be able to view the film and then watch a re-creation of the show's finale live on stage.

Location: Kingsbury Hall, 1395 E. President's Circle, Salt Lake

Dates: Dec. 7-8, 7:30p.m.

Cost: $10-$25

Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Glen Smith Family Theater will present the lighthearted tale of the Herdmans as the true meaning of Christmas is found.

Location: 685 N Center, Lehi

Dates: Dec. 7-17

Cost: $6, call 801-369-8806 for more information

“Molly Mouse's Sugar Plum Debut”: The Nutcracker choreographed especially for a young audience.

Location: 2505 E. 3300 South, Salt Lake

Dates: Dec. 6-8, 6 p.m. and two shows on Saturday — 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Cost: $5-$15

“Heaven to Earth: A German Baroque Christmas”: Capture the expectation and joy of the holiday season in the refined music of Baroque Germany.

Location: 231 E. 100 South, Salt Lake

Dates: Dec. 7-8, 8 p.m., Dec. 9, 5 p.m.

Cost: $10-$15

Salt Lake Men's Choir presents "We Wish You a Merry Christmas": The 30th annual Christmas concert promises to bring the holiday spirit.

Location: First Baptist Church, 777 S. 1300 East, Salt Lake

Dates: Dec. 7-9 (check website for times)

Cost: $15

"A Celebration of Christ" Interfaith Concert: A musical celebration of the birth and life of Jesus Christ.

Location: Salt Lake Tabernacle on Temple Square

Date: Dec. 8 at 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m.

Cost: Free tickets

"A Christmas Carol" at Hale Centre Theatre: Enjoy the Hale Centre Theatre's nationally acclaimed musical adaptation of the story about Ebenezer Scrooge.

Location: 3333 S. Decker Lake Dr., Salt Lake City

Dates: Dec. 8-22 (check website for showtimes)

Cost: $18-$30

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