1 of 1
Hugh Carey, Deseret News
Pedestrians check out the lights on the trees at the Temple Square Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, in Salt Lake City. New Year’s EVE WinterFest celebrations on Temple Square include a variety of free entertainment and activities for adults, youths and children. EVE passes are not required.

SALT LAKE CITY — New Year’s EVE WinterFest celebrations on Temple Square include a variety of free entertainment and activities for adults, youths and children. EVE passes are not required. Other downtown events require a pass (see EVEslc.com for details).

On Monday, Dec. 29, a sing-along of children’s songs will be at 5-6 p.m. in the Assembly Hall, followed by a “Whimsical Storytelling Hour: Visions of Sugarplums” at 6-7 p.m.

On Tuesday, Dec. 30, a Winter Wonderland Concert will be at 7-9 p.m. in the Assembly Hall. Guest artists will include pianist Jed Moss, tenor Luiz Meneghin, soprano Lexi Walker, the Silver Winds Flute Ensemble and Gentri: The Gentlemen Trio.

On Wednesday, Dec. 31, there will be a variety of performances throughout the Joseph Smith Memorial Building, including in the lobby, Empire Room and Bonneville Room, and the Tabernacle from 5:30-11:45 p.m. A Broadway show tunes singalong is scheduled from 5-6 p.m. in the Assembly Hall.

Performers in the Joseph Smith Memorial Building lobby will include a piano prelude by Herbert Klopfer at 5:30 p.m.; SunShade ’n’ Rain at 6 p.m., the Swing Sisters with 1940s-era songs at 6:45 p.m.; mountain music by Fire on the Mountain at 8:10 p.m.; Ailine’s Touch of Polynesia at 9:30 p.m.; and Midlife Crisis, a classic rock ’n’ roll band, at 10:50 p.m.

In the Empire Room, scheduled performers will include: Southern gospel and bluegrass by Mountain Blue at 7:30 p.m.; Autumn Sky, performing a variety show of bluegrass, country and gospel at 8:55 p.m.; and country Western singer Mary Kaye at 10:15 p.m.

In the Bonneville Room, scheduled performers include: Ayllupura, performing South American and Andean folk music, at 7:30 p.m.; The 4 HIMS, a barbershop quartet, at 8:55 p.m.; and Heartfelt Strings, performing Broadway tunes, movie themes and light classics, at 10:15 p.m.

2 comments on this story

In the Tabernacle, scheduled performances will include: Brando Clayton, organ prelude, at 6 p.m.; Geslison Family Band, three-time national twin-fiddling champs, at 6:30 p.m.; Jennifer Hohl, Kelly DeHaan and Anne Puzey performing Broadway show tunes at 7:15 p.m.; Mercy River trio at 8 p.m.; pianist Jenny Naylor Richards at 8:45 p.m.; the tenor trio Ultimi with Isaac Hurtado, Tyler Nelson and Brian Stucki, at 9:30 p.m.; and BYU’s Vocal Point, an a cappella group, at 10:15 p.m.

A detailed schedule of groups performing, including site location and times of performances, is available at information and hostess desks throughout Temple Square or can be found online at lds.org/events and then click on “Temple Square Performances” in the right-hand column.