SALT LAKE CITY — The Dickens Christmas Festival has arrived at the Utah State Fairpark. It runs through Dec. 15 (not open Sunday, Dec. 9). The festival will feature mini-productions of "Oliver" and "A Christmas Carol" as well as food and vendors, among other activities.

Festival hours are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for children and seniors, age 3 and under are free. For more information about the Festival or to purchase discount tickets, visit