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Ryan Shupe and the RubberBand will perform their Christmas concert Dec. 15 at the Eccles Center for Performing Arts in Ephraim and Dec. 16 at Dixie High School in St. George.

MUSIC/DANCE

Voice Male Christmas, Dec. 15, 7 p.m., Ellen Eccles Theatre, 43 S. Main, Logan, $10-$21 (435-752-0026 or cachearts.org)

“A Broadway Christmas” with Brian Stokes Mitchell, Dec. 15-16, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City, $15-$88 (artsaltlake.org)

“An Evening with Whitney Lusk,” Dec. 15, 7:30 p.m., Chamber Hall, 10000 S. Centennial Parkway, Sandy, $10 (sandy.utah.gov)

“Let Us Adore Him: A Christmas Celebration,” Dec. 15-16, 7:30 p.m., Timberline Middle School, 500 W. Canyon Crest Road, Alpine, $6-$10 (thetso.org)

“Long Ago in Bethlehem” with Jenny Oaks Baker and Family Four, Dec. 15-16, 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 16, 2 p.m., Cox Auditorium, DSU, St. George, $15 (heritagechoir.org/christmas-concerts-2017)

Park City Holiday Spectacular and Sing-A-Long, Dec. 15-16, 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 17, 6 p.m., Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main, Park City, $12-$15 (435-649-9371 or egyptiantheatrecompany.org)

"Peace on Earth: Carols for the World," Dec. 15-16, 7:30 p.m., Saint Ambrose Catholic Church, 2315 E. Redondo Ave., $10-$15 (801-232-7521 or saltlakechoralartists.org)

Ryan Shupe and the RubberBand Christmas Concert, Dec. 15, 7:30 p.m., Eccles Center for the Performing Arts, 300 E. Center, Ephraim, $15-$20 (ryanshupe.com)

Kurt Bestor Christmas, Dec. 15-16, 8 p.m.; Dec. 16, 2 p.m., Eccles Theater, 131 S. Main, $25-$57.50 (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

Mormon Tabernacle Choir Christmas Concert, Dec. 15-16, 8 p.m., Conference Center Theater, Temple Square, free but tickets are sold out, standby line will form at north gate two hours before start time (801-570-0080 or lds.org/events)

Peter Breinholt Christmas, Dec. 15-16, 8 p.m.; Dec. 16, 4 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, $16.50-$20 (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

"Here Comes Santa Claus," Dec. 16, 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, $8-$20 (utahsymphony.org)

Bar J Wranglers Christmas Concert, Dec. 16, 1:30 and 7:30 p.m., Ellen Eccles Theatre, 43 S. Main, Logan, $17-$30 (435-752-0026 or cachearts.org)

Oratorio Society of Utah: Handel's "Messiah," Dec. 16, 7 p.m., Cottonwood Presbyterian Church, 1580 Vine St., Murray, free (utahoratorio.wixsite.com)

Brass Holiday Celebration, Dec. 16, 7:30 p.m., Eccles Concert Hall, DSU, St. George, free (435-652-7800 or dsutix.com)

Joshua Creek Christmas Concert, Dec. 16, 7:30 p.m., Butler Middle School, 7530 S. 2700 East, Cottonwood Heights, $10 (801-944-7000 or joshuacreekmusic.com)

Lark and Spur: “Traditional and Modern Carols," Dec. 16, 7:30 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 S. 1825 West, West Jordan, free (801-718-3862 or excellenceconcerts.org)

Ryan Shupe and the RubberBand Christmas Concert, Dec. 16, 7:30 p.m., Dixie High School, 350 E. 700 South, St. George, $15-$25 (ryanshupe.com)

Tiny Home, Dec. 17, 2 p.m., The King’s English Bookshop, 1511 S. 1500 East, free (801-484-9100 or kingsenglish.com)

Oratorio Society of Utah: Handel's "Messiah," Dec. 17, 7 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., $10 (utahoratorio.wixsite.com)

Millennial Choirs and Orchestras: "Joy to the World," Dec. 18, 5 and 8 p.m., 123 W. South Temple, $30-$35 (artsaltlake.org)

Alex Boye’s Africanized Christmas, Dec. 18, 7 p.m., Olympus High School, 4055 S. 2300 East, Holladay, $25 (ticketor.com/alexboye)

Christmas Carole Sing-Along, Dec. 18, 7 p.m., Vivint Arena, 301 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City, free (vivintarena.com)

“Christmas Is … An Evening with Mark Masri,” Dec. 18-19, 7 p.m., SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 S. State, Orem, $20 (801-255-2787 or scera.org)

"A Light in Winter's Dark" with Rebekah Dunford and Ensemble, Dec. 18, 7 p.m., Provo Library, 550 N. University Ave., Provo, free (provolibrary.com)

Timpanogos Chorale Christmas Concert, Dec. 18, 7 p.m., American Fork Junior High, 20 W. 1120 North, American Fork, $5 (facebook.com/timpanogoschorale)

Bonnie Harris and The Valley Jazz, Dec. 18, 7:30 p.m., Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 W. 3100 South, West Valley City, free (801-965-5108 or culturalcelebration.org)

Christmas Carol Service, Dec. 18-19, 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 24, 5 p.m., The Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 E. South Temple, free, tickets required (801-994-4663 or utmcs.org)

Christmas with Collin Raye and the Mark Robinette Orchestra, Dec. 19-20, 7 p.m., Layton High School, 440 Wasatch Drive, Layton, $9-$39 (davisarts.org)

Lehi Area Symphonic Band: Christmas Concert, Dec. 19, 7 p.m., Willow Creek Middle School, 2275 W. 300 North, Lehi, free (801-369-8806 or lehicityarts.com)

Voice Male, Dec. 19, 7 p.m., Thanksgiving Point, 3900 N. Garden Drive, Lehi, $30-$40 (801-768-2300 or thanksgivingpoint.org)

LeAnn Rimes: “Today is Christmas,” Dec. 19, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, $45-$249 (801-533-6683 or utahsymphony.org)

Octapella Christmas, Dec. 20, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, $20 (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

It's a Beautiful Day, Dec. 20-21, 8 p.m., Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main, Park City, $23-$35 (435-649-9371 or egyptiantheatrecompany.org)

Joshua Creek Christmas Concert, Dec. 21, 7 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, $15 (801-852-7007 or joshuacreekmusic.com)

Josh and Lindsey Wright, Dec. 21, 7:30 p.m., Gallivan Center, 239 S. Main, free (801-718-3862 or excellenceconcerts.org)

Winter Solstice Concert, Dec. 21, 7:30 p.m., Cathedral Church of St. Mark, 231 E. 100 South, free, donations accepted (801-322-3400)

Christmas Concerts on Temple Square, through Dec. 23, times vary, various locations on Temple Square, free (templesquare.com/events)

“ReduxNut-Cracker,” Odyssey Dance Theatre, through Dec. 23, dates and times vary, Kingsbury Hall, U., $25.50-$45.50 (tickets.utah.edu)

Ballet West’s “The Nutcracker,” through Dec. 30, dates and times vary, Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, $19-$97 (801-869-6920 or balletwest.org)

GETTING OUT

Holiday Market, Dec. 16, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., The Market, 726 S. 400 West, free (7thand4th.com)

Winter Solstice Celebration, Dec. 16, 9 a.m.-noon, Red Butte Garden, 300 Wakara Way, $7-$12 (redbuttegarden.org/winter-solstice)

Winter Market, Dec. 18, 5-9 p.m., Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 W. 3100 South, West Valley City, free (801-965-5108 or culturalcelebration.org)

Candlelight Christmas, through Dec. 23, Monday-Saturday, 5-9 p.m., This Is the Place Heritage Park, 2601 Sunnyside Ave., $5 (thisistheplace.org)

Christmas in the Canyon, through Dec. 23, Monday-Saturday, dusk-9 p.m., Tuacahn Amphitheatre, 1100 Tuacahn Drive, Ivins, free, other activities $2-$7 (tuacahn.org)

Lighted Christmas Cruise on the Provo River, through Dec. 23, Friday-Saturday, 6:30-10 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 6:30-9 p.m., CLAS Ropes Course, 3606 W. Center, Provo, $8 (801-373-8897 or clasropes.com)

Choreographed Light Show, through Dec. 25, 5 p.m., Valley Fair Mall, 3601 S. Constitution Blvd., West Valley City, free (shopvalleyfairmall.com)

Elf Displays and Lights, through Dec. 26, Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Gardner Village, 1100 W. 7800 South, West Jordan, free (801-566-8903 or gardnervillage.com)

Christmas in Color, through Dec. 30, Friday-Saturday, 5:30-10:30 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, 5:30-10 p.m., closed Sunday, Provo Towne Centre, 1200 Towne Center Blvd., Provo, and Salt Lake County Equestrian Park, 2100 W. 11400 South, South Jordan, $25 per vehicle Monday-Thursday; $30 per vehicle, Friday-Saturday, weekend pricing Dec. 18-Dec. 23, purchase tickets online (christmasincolor.net)

Luminaria, through Dec. 30, excluding Sundays, 5-9 p.m., Thanksgiving Point, 3900 N. Garden Drive, Lehi, $17-$20 for adults, $12-$15 for adult member, $13-$15 for children, $10-$12 for child member (801-768-2300 or thanksgivingpoint.org)

Zoo Lights, Friday, Saturday and Monday, through Dec. 30, closed Christmas Day, 6-8 p.m., Willow Park Zoo, 419 W. 700 South, Logan, $4 (zootah.org)

Capitol Christmas Tree, through Dec. 31, Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Utah State Capitol, 350 N. State, free (utahstatecapitol.utah.gov)

Fantasy at the Bay, through Dec. 31, 5-10 p.m., closed Christmas Day, Willard Bay State Park, 900 W. 650 North, Willard, $12 per vehicle Monday-Thursday, $15 per vehicle Friday-Saturday (willardbay.utah.gov)

Zoo Lights, through Dec. 31, Thursday-Saturday, 5:30-10 p.m.; Sunday-Wednesday, 5:30-9 p.m.; closed Christmas Day, Utah’s Hogle Zoo, 2600 Sunnyside Ave., $8.95 for adults, $7.95 for seniors, $6.95 for children ages 3-12 (hoglezoo.org)

Pond Town Christmas, through Jan. 1, 2018, 5:30-11 p.m., 300 W. Main, Salem, free (salemcity.org)

“Vikings: Beyond the Legend,” through Jan. 1, 2018, Thursdays-Tuesdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Natural History Museum of Utah, 301 Wakara Way, $14.95 for adults, $12.95 for seniors and ages 13-24, $9.95 for children ages 3-12, free for museum members, U. students and staff with ID (801-581-6927 or nhmu.utah.edu)

Spanish Fork Festival of Lights, through Jan. 1, 2018, 6-10 p.m., Canyon View Park, 3300 E. Powerhouse Road, Spanish Fork, $8 per car, $22 per large passenger van or vehicle towing a trailer ($22 per trailer), $30 per bus (spanishfork.org)

Layton Holiday Lights Display, through Jan. 1, 2018, dusk-11 p.m., Layton City Commons Park, 155 Wasatch Drive, Layton, free (801-336-3900 or playindavis.com)

Ogden’s Christmas Village, through Jan. 1, 2018, 5 p.m.-midnight, Ogden Municipal Gardens, 343 25th St., Ogden, free (visitogden.com)

Lights at Temple Square, through Jan. 2, 2018, dusk-10 p.m., Temple Square, 50 N. Temple, free (templesquare.com)

“Christmas in the Wizarding World,” through Jan. 31, 2018, times vary, The Shops at South Town, 10450 S. State, Sandy, free (shopsatsouthtown.com)

Rio Grande Winter Market, Saturdays through April 21, 2018, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Rio Grande Depot, 300 S. Rio Grande St., free (slcfarmersmarket.org)

American folk dance lessons, Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m., Glendale Library, 1375 S. Concord St., free (801-414-4723)

THEATER

OPENING PRODUCTIONS

"The Forgotten Carols," Dec. 18, 7:30 p.m., UCCU Center, 800 W. University Parkway, Orem, $12-$30 (forgottencarols.com)

"The Forgotten Carols," Dec. 20-22, 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 23, 2 and 7 p.m., Cottonwood High School, 5715 S. 1300 East, Murray, $15-$36.50 (forgottencarols.com)

CONTINUING PRODUCTIONS

“It’s a Wonderful Life,” through Dec. 15-16, 7 p.m.; Dec. 16, 2 p.m., Lehi Arts Center, 685 N. Center, Lehi, $6-$8 (801-369-8806 or lehicityarts.com)

“The Best Christmas Pageant Ever,” Dec. 15-16, 5 and 7 p.m.; Dec. 18, 7 p.m., CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville, $15 (801-298-1302 or centerpointtheatre.org)

“A Christmas Carol: The Musical,” Dec. 15-16, 7:30 p.m., Heritage Theatre, 2505 S. Highway 89, Perry, $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and children under 13, children under age 4 not permitted (435-723-8392 or heritagetheatreutah.com)

“Miracle on 34th Street: The Musical,” Dec. 15-16, 7:30 p.m., SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 S. State, Orem, $14 for adults, $12 for children ages 3-11 and seniors (scera.org)

“Five Carols for Christmas,” Dec. 15, 16 and 18, 7:30 p.m., Midvale Performing Arts Center, 695 W. 7720 South, Midvale, $8 for general, $5 for children ages 12 and younger and seniors (801-294-1242 or sugarfactoryplayhouse.com)

“White Christmas,” Dec. 15, 16 and 18, 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 16, 2:30 p.m., Old Barn Community Theatre, 3605 Bigler Road, Collinston, $8-$9 (435-458-2276 or oldbarn.org)

“Newsies,” Dec. 15-16, 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 16 and 20, 2 p.m.; Dec. 18-20, 7 p.m., ASL performance, Dec. 18, 7 p.m., Pioneer Theatre Company, 300 S. 1400 East, $42-$69 (801-581-6961 or pioneertheatre.org)

“Annie,” through Dec. 23, dates and times vary, Empress Theatre, 9104 W. 2700 South, Magna, $10 (801-347-7373 or empresstheatre.com)

“A Christmas Carol,” through Dec. 23, dates vary, 7 p.m., Draper Theatre, 12366 S. 900 East, Draper, $10-$15 for adults, $6-$12 for seniors and military, $7-$10 for children ages 12 and under (801-572-4144 or drapertheatre.org)

“A Christmas Carol,” through Dec. 23, dates and times vary, Hale Center Theater Orem, 225 W. 400 North, Orem $18-$24 for adults, $14-$18 for children ages 4-11 (801-226-8600 or haletheater.org)

“A Christmas Carol,” through Dec. 23, dates and times vary, Hale Centre Theatre, 9900 S. Monroe St., Sandy, $34-$45 for adults, $18-$20 for youths in grades K-12, children under age 5 not permitted (801-984-9000 or hct.org)

“A Christmas Carol: The Musical,” through Dec. 23, dates and times vary, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville, $19.50-$27 for adults, $17.50-$24.50 for seniors and students (801-298-1302 or centerpointtheatre.org)

“A Fairly Potter Christmas Carol,” through Dec. 23, dates and times vary, Ziegfeld Theater, 3934 S. Washington Blvd., Ogden, $19 for adults, $17 for seniors, $12 for students with ID and children ages 12 and younger (855-944-2787 or theziegfeldtheater.com)

“Fairy Tale Christmas,” through Dec. 23, dates and times vary, Tuacahn Hafen Theater, 1100 Tuacahn Drive, Ivins, $29-$39 (tuacahn.org)

“Plaid Tidings,” through Dec. 23, dates and times vary, Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, $16 for general, $14 for students, seniors and military (801-852-7007 or coveycenter.org)

“Scrooge: A Christmas Carol,” through Dec. 23, dates and times vary, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 99 E. 4700 South, Ogden, $12-$14 for adults, $11-$13 for students and seniors, $9-$11 for children ages 12 and younger (801-393-0070 or terraceplayhouse.com)

“Star Ward Christmas,” through Dec. 23, dates and times vary, The Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main, $16 for adults, $12 for students, seniors and military, $10 for children 2-12 (801-355-4628 or theobt.org)

“Christmas Vacation: The Polarized Express,” through Dec. 30, dates and times vary, Desert Star, 4861 S. State, Murray, $28.95 for adults, $14.95-$18.95 for children under age 12 (801-266-2600 or desertstar.biz)

“Plaid Tidings,” through Dec. 30, dates and times vary, Brigham’s Playhouse, 25 N. 300 West, Washington, $23 for adults, $21 for seniors, $17 for children and students ages 5-17, children under age 5 not admitted (435-251-8000 or brighamsplayhouse.com)

“Savior of the World,” through Dec. 30, dates and times vary, Conference Center Theater, Temple Square, $10 (801-570-0080 or lds.org/events)

“Aida,” through Jan. 20, 2018, dates and times vary, Hale Centre Theatre, 9900 S. Monroe St., Sandy, $39 for adults, $18 for youths in grades K-12, children under age 5 not permitted (801-984-9000 or hct.org)

SPECIAL MOVIE SCREENINGS

“The Box,” Dec. 15, 6:30 p.m., Orem Library, 58 N. State, Orem, free (801-229-7050 or oremlibrary.org)

“Christmas for a Dollar,” Dec. 12, 10 a.m., SCERA, 745 S. State, Orem, $2 (scera.org)

“A Force More Powerful,” Dec. 21, 6:30 p.m., Marmalade Library, 280 W. 500 North, free (slcpl.org)

“Gremlins,” Dec. 18, 6:30 p.m., Orem Library, 58 N. State, Orem, free (801-229-7050 or oremlibrary.org)

“It’s A Wonderful Life," Dec. 17, 2 p.m.; Dec. 20, 2 and 7 p.m., select Cinemark Theatres, $6.30-$9 (cinemark.com); and Dec. 21, 6 p.m., Park City Library, 1255 Park Ave., Park City, free (435-615-5600 or parkcitylibrary.org)

“Mickey’s Christmas Carol,” Dec. 20, 10:15 a.m., Holladay Library, 2150 E. Murray Holladay Road, Holladay, free (calendar.slcolibrary.org)

“Miracle on 34th Street,” Dec. 15-21, 1:15 and 6:20 p.m., Movies 9, 9539 S. 700 East, Sandy $1.75-$2.25 (cinemark.com)

“The Nativity Story,” Dec. 19, 6 p.m., Holladay Library, 2150 E. Murray Holladay Road, Holladay, free (calendar.slcolibrary.org)

“No Dress Code Required," Dec. 19, 7 p.m., Salt Lake Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, free (801-746-7000 or utahfilmcenter.org)

“The Room,” Dec. 15-16, 11 p.m.; Dec. 17, noon, Tower Theatre, 876 E. 900 South, $10 (801-321-0310 or saltlakefilmsociety.org)

“Sacred,” Dec. 20, 7 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden; and Dec. 21, 7 p.m., Star Hall, 159 E. Center, Moab, free (801-746-7000 or utahfilmcenter.org)

“Shop Around the Corner,” Dec. 16, 1 and 3 p.m., Holladay Library, 2150 E. Murray Holladay Road, Holladay, free (calendar.slcolibrary.org)

“The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin,” Dec. 21, 7 p.m., Salt Lake Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, free (801-746-7000 or utahfilmcenter.org)

“The Muppet Christmas Carol,” Dec. 18, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 S. 1825 West, West Jordan, free (calendar.slcolibrary.org)

“White Christmas,” Dec. 21, 6 p.m., Holladay Library, 2150 E. Murray Holladay Road, Holladay, free (calendar.slcolibrary.org)

BOOK SIGNINGS

Barnes and Noble, 1104 E. 2100 South, Sugar House, Brandon Sanderson, author of "Oathbringer," Dec. 16, 2 p.m. (801-463-2610 or barnesandnoble.com)

Barnes and Noble, 330 E. 1300 South, Orem, Brandon Sanderson, author of “Oathbringer,” Dec. 21, 6 p.m. (801-229-1611 or barnesandnoble.com)

Ken Sanders Rare Books, 268 S. 200 East, Blake Spalding and Jen Castle, authors of “This Immeasurable Place: Food and Farming from the Edge of Wilderness,” Dec. 15, 7 p.m. (801-521-3819 or kensandersbooks.com)

The King’s English Bookshop, 1511 S. 1500 East, Lezlie Evans, author of “Finding Christmas,” Dec. 16, 2 p.m.; and Blake Spalding and Jen Castle, authors of “This Immeasurable Place: Food and Farming from the Edge of Wilderness,” Dec. 16, 7 p.m. (801-484-9100 or kingsenglish.com)

ART GALLERIES AND CLASSES

OPENING EXHIBITIONS

Kimball Art Center, 1401 Kearns Blvd., Park City, “Flow,” by David Habben, opening reception Dec. 15, 6 p.m.; on display Dec. 16-Jan. 7, 2018 (435-649-8882)

Woodbury Art Museum, 575 E. University Parkway No. 250, Orem, “The Metamorphosis of a Hive: The Exploration of Cultural Change,” by artists from The Boxcar Studio and Gallery Community, opening reception Dec. 15, 7 p.m.; on display through March 3, 2018 (801-863-4200)

CONTINUING EXHIBITIONS IN SALT LAKE COUNTY

Alice Gallery, 17 E. South Temple, “Father/Artist,” by various artists, through Jan. 12, 2018 (801-245-7270)

Anderson-Foothill Library, 1135 S. 2100 East, “Meditations on Ennui,” by Virginia Johnson, through Jan. 11, 2018 (801-594-8611)

Art at the Main, 210 E. 400 South, 10th Anniversary Show, through Jan. 13, 2018 (801-363-4088)

Chapman Library, 577 S. 900 West, “24: Is This Lesly?” by Lesly Abolos-Ambriz, through Dec. 27 (801-594-8623)

Chase Home Museum of Utah Folk Arts, Liberty Park, 600 E. 900 South, “Current,” Pacific Island art by various artists, through Feb. 9, 2018 (801-533-5760)

Church History Museum, 45 N. West Temple, “Joseph Paul Vorst: A Retrospective,” through April 15, 2018 (801-240-3310)

Corinne and Jack Sweet Library, 455 E. F St., “The Color of Places,” by Cookie Allred, through Dec. 20 (801-594-8651)

Draw Inc. Gallery, 752 6th Ave., “Community,” by Amelia Davis, Michael Klekas, Candice Rigtrup, Kristen Packard, Jamie Workman, Adelaide Ryder and Emma Ryder, through Jan. 19, 2018 (801-893-2404)

Fringe Gallery, 345 W. Pierpont Ave., “Swen of the Wirble,” by Banyan Fierer and Christo Allegra, through Dec. 20 (385-202-7511)

Gale Center, 10300 Beckstead Lane, South Jordan, art by Rachelle Knight, through Dec. 21 (801-446-4357)

George S. and Dolores Dore Eccles Gallery, SLCC South City Campus, 1575 S. State, Faculty Art Show, through Jan. 10, 2018 (801-957-4073)

Glass House, 3910 S. Highland Drive, Millcreek, art by Robert Mellor, through Dec. 23 (801-666-8968)

God Hates Robots, 314 W. 300 South, “Pre-Ten-Tious,” by Benjamin Wiemeyer and Trevor Muhler, through Dec. 31 (801-596-3370)

Horne Fine Art, 142 E. 800 South, “Celebrating Phyllis Horne,” by Phyllis Horne, and “Ballet to Tango: Exploring the Art of Dance,” by Karen Horne, through Dec. 23 (801-910-2088)

Loge Gallery at Pioneer Theatre, 300 S. 1400 East, “Wanderlust,” by Stephanie Saint-Thomas, through Dec. 20 (801-581-6961)

Marmalade Library, 280 W. 500 North, “Doublespeak,” by Jerry Hardesty, through Dec. 29 (801-594-8680)

The Macaroni Gallery, 244 S. 500 West, art by Bill Stockdale, Marguerite H. Roberts, Mick Lownds and Kathy Rodman, through January 2018 (801-554-8170)

Modern West Fine Art, 177 E. 200 South, Holiday Exhibit, through Jan. 13, 2018 (801-355-3383)

Phillips Gallery, 444 E. 200 South, Annual Winter Group Show, through Jan. 12, 2018 (801-364-8284)

Rio Gallery, 300 S. 455 West, Statewide Annual Art Show, by Utah artists, through Jan. 12, 2018 (801-245-7272)

Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, “Ex Libris,” bookplates from special collections, through Jan. 14, 2018; “I Would Rather Wear a Cape,” by Drew Grella; “Alien Matters,” by Kristina Lenzi; and “Morning Walk,” by David N. LeCheminant, through Jan. 5, 2018 (801-524-8200)

Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 W. 3100 South, West Valley City, “Bob Hope: An American Treasure,” a World Golf Hall of Fame Exhibit, through April 28, 2018 (801-965-5100)

Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, 20 S. West Temple, “Cities of Conviction,” UMOCA’s first all-Saudi Arabian show, through Jan. 6, 2018; and “Dark Sun,” by Anna Betbeze, and “Artifacts for the 23rd Century,” by Carol Sogard, through Jan. 14, 2018 (801-328-4201)

Utah Museum of Fine Arts, University of Utah, South Campus Drive, “Go West: Art of the American Frontier,” art from the Buffalo Bill Center of the West; through March 11, 2018, $18.95 for adults, $15.95 for youths ages 6-18 and seniors, free for members, U. students and staff; “Ascension,” by Casey Parkinson, through Jan. 6, 2018; “Here, Here,” by Lisa and Janelle Iglesias, through Jan. 28, 2018; and art by Spencer Finch, through July 2018 (801-581-7332)

CONTINUING EXHIBITIONS OUTSIDE SALT LAKE COUNTY

Arrowhead Gallery ETC, Electric Theater Center, 68 E. Tabernacle St., St. George, art by Jo Campbell, through Dec. 23 (801-628-9592)

Brigham City Museum of Art and History, 24 N. 300 West, Brigham City, “Ode to Light,” by various artists, through Jan. 13, 2018 (435-226-1439)

Brigham Young University Museum of Art, Provo, “We Revolve Ceaseless,” by Aundrea Frahm, through April 14, 2018; and “Other Worlds,” by M.C. Escher, through May 19, 2018 (801-422-8287)

Granary Art Center, 86 N. Main, Ephraim, “Destination Unknown,” by Jean Richardson; “Second Nature,” by Sarah Malakoff; and “Signaling Techniques,” by Kelly Sears, through Jan. 26, 2018 (435-283-3456)

Kimball Art Center, 1401 Kearns Blvd., Park City, “Flow,” by David Habben, through Jan. 7, 2018 (435-649-8882)

Lamplight Art Gallery, 170 S. Main, Bountiful, art by Cherilyn Fisher, through Dec. 31 (801-298-0290)

Mountain Place Gallery, 123 N. Main, Logan, “Mt. Logan Winter,” by Russ Fjeldsted, through Feb. 28, 2018 (435-752-0211)

Logan Fine Art Gallery, 60 W. 100 North, Logan, "Fall Salon," by various artists, through Jan. 2, 2018 (435-753-0333)

Park City Library, 1255 Park Ave., Park City, Summit County Traveling Art Exhibit and art by Heather Stamenov, through Feb. 25, 2018 (801-615-5600)

Park City Museum, 528 Main, Park City, “The Way We Worked,” Smithsonian traveling exhibition, through Jan. 15, 2018 (435-649-7457)

Provo Library, 550 N. University Ave., Provo, “Rarely Seen,” a National Geographic exhibit, through Dec. 29 (801-852-6650)

Red Cliff Gallery, 220 N. 200 East, St. George, “The Gift of Art” miniature show, by various artists, through Dec. 21 (southernutahart
guild.com)

Springville Museum of Art, 126 E. 400 South, Springville, “Spiritual and Religious Youth Arts Competition,” through Jan. 6, 2018; 32nd Annual Spiritual and Religious Art of Utah, through Jan 10, 2018, “Wit and Whimsy: Off the deep end,” by local artists, through May 19, 2018; and “Round Up: Icons of the American West,” by various artists, through June 19, 2021 (801-489-2727)

Woodbury Art Museum, 575 E. University Parkway No. 250, Orem, “The Metamorphosis of a Hive: The Exploration of Cultural Change,” by artists from The Boxcar Studio and Gallery Community, through March 3, 2018 (801-863-4200)

ART CLASSES AND EVENTS

Anthony’s Fine Art and Antiques, 401 E. 200 South, “Priceless Prints and Reproductions: Fine Art for the Masses from Rembrandt to Koons,” Dec. 19, 5:30-7 p.m., free (801-328-2231 or artisticarsenals.com)

Kimball Art Center, 1401 Kearns Blvd., Park City, gingerbread house sculptures for families, Dec. 16, 10-11:15 a.m. and noon-1:15 p.m.; “New Surfaces: Introductory and Experimental China Painting Techniques” for adults, Dec. 16, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; gingerbread house sculptures for families, Dec. 18 and 19, 4:30-5:45 p.m.; and clay tree ornaments for families, Dec. 23, 10 -11:30 a.m., prices vary (435-649-8882 or kimballartcenter.org)

FAMILY ACTIVITIES

Hanukkah Celebration, Dec. 15, 1-4 p.m., Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum, 444 W. 100 South, $9.50 for general, $7 for seniors, free for members (801-456-5437 or discoverygateway.org)

“Santa on Towne Center Drive,” Dec. 15, 6-8 p.m.; Dec. 16, 3-5 p.m. South Jordan City Plaza, 1600 Towne Center Drive, South Jordan, free (sjc.utah.gov)

Breakfast with Santa, Dec. 16, 8-10 a.m., Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum, 444 W. 100 South, $28-$35 for adults, $23-$30 for children (801-456-5437 or discoverygateway.org)

Gift Day, Dec. 16, 9:30-11:30 a.m. and 1-3 p.m., Brigham City Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City, $10, for youths ages 5-13 (435-723-0740 or bcfineartscenter.org)

Grinch Storytime and Visit, Dec. 16, 11 a.m., The King’s English Bookshop, 1511 S. 1500 East, free, bring canned or boxed food to donate to Utah Food Bank (kingsenglish.com)

Photos with Santa, Dec. 16, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; Dec. 23, 1-3 p.m., Double D’s Tree Service, 1880 Skyline Drive, South Ogden, free (doubledstreeservice.com)

“Santa Diving with Sharks,” Dec. 19, 10:15-10:45 a.m.; and Dec. 23-24, 11-11:30 a.m., Loveland Living Planet Aquarium, 12033 S. Lone Peak Parkway, Draper, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., $19.95 for adults, $16.95 for students and seniors, $14.95 for children 3-12 (801-355-3474 or thelivingplanet.com)

“Autism Afternoon,” Dec. 19, 4-6 p.m., Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum, 444 W. 100 South, $9.50 for general, $7 for seniors, free for members and children under age 2, $6 for children and families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder (801-456-5437 or discoverygateway.org)

“Wild Wednesdays: Snow, Snow Snow!” Dec. 20, 3:45-4:15 p.m., Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden, $5 for adults, $4 for seniors, $3 for children ages 2-11, free for members (801-621-7595 or ogdennaturecenter.org)

“The Littlest Elf” puppet show, Dec. 23, 11:30 a.m., Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum, 444 W. 100 South, $9.50 for general, $7 for seniors, free for members and children under age 2 (801-456-5437 or discoverygateway.org)

“The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs,” through Dec. 29, dates and times vary, Salt Lake Acting Company, 168 W. 500 North, $26 for adults, $16 for children (saltlakeactingcompany.org)

“Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,” through Jan. 6, 2018, Fridays, 7 p.m.; Saturdays, 1 and 4:30 p.m., Utah Children’s Theatre, 3605 S. State, $16 (801-532-6000 or uctheatre.org)

LIBRARIES

Marmalade Library, 280 W. 500 North, “LEAP into Science: Sound is All Around,” Dec. 15, 11 a.m. (801-594-8680)

Anderson-Foothill Library, 1135 S. 2100 East, “Teen Advisory Board: Fancy Hot Cocoa,” Dec. 15, 4 p.m. (801-594-8611)

Draper Library, 1136 E. Pioneer Road, Draper, gingerbread houses for teens, Dec. 16, 11 a.m. (801-943-4636)

Murray Public Library, 166 E. 5300 South, read with a dog, Dec. 16, 11 a.m. (801-264-2580)

Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, “LEAP into Science: Do You See What I See?” Dec. 16, 1 p.m. (801-524-8200)

Chapman Library, 577 S. 900 West, “Gingerbread Jamboree,” Dec. 16, 2 p.m. (801-594-8623)

Corinne and Jack Sweet Library, 455 F St., a free screening of classic Christmas movies for teens, Dec. 16, 2 p.m.; and “The Littlest Elf” puppet show, Dec. 16, 10:30 a.m.; (801-594-8651)

COMMUNITY BRIEFS

Thai Garden Bistro, 868 E. 900 South, will be open the following hours during the holiday: Dec. 24, noon-7 p.m.; Dec. 25, noon-3 p.m. and 5-9 p.m.; Dec. 31, 4-9 p.m.; and Jan. 1, 4-9 p.m. Call 801-355-8899 or visit thaigardenslc.com for more information.

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