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Things to Do in the Winter

Things to Do in the Winter (November - February)

Christmas

Christmas Performances

Special Christmas Performances

Bells on Temple Square (Salt Lake)
November 20 - 21, 2015 at 7:30 pm
Tabernacle Temple Square

Celebration of Christmas (Provo)
December 4, 2015 at 7:30 pm and December 5, 2015 at 3:00 pm and 7:30 pm
De Jong Concert Hall
HFAC BYU Campus

Christmas Around the World (Provo)
December 4 at 7:30 pm and December 5, 2015 at 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm 
Marriott Center
BYU Campus

Tuba Christmas (Provo)
December 5, 2015 at Noon
Madsen Recital Hall
BYU Campus

Utah Baroque Ensemble Christmas Sing-Along (Orem)
December 7, 2015 at 7:30 pm
Orem Public Library
58 North State Street

Mormon Tabernacle Choir Annual Christmas Concert (Salt Lake)
December 17 - 19, 2015 at 8:00 pm
LDS Conference Center
60 West North Temple

A Pioneer Christmas (Provo)
December 18, 19, and 21, 2015
Provo Pioneer Village
North Park, 500 West 600 North

Savior of the World (Salt Lake)
November 20 2015 - January 2, 2016 Tuesdays - Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays at 2:00 p.m.
Conference Center Auditorium
50 West North Temple

Swiss Chorus Edelweiss Annual Fall Concert (Salt Lake)
November 7, 2015 at 7:00 pm
German Ward Chapel
721 South 1200 East

Temple Square Performances (Salt Lake)
November 28 - December 31, 2015
Various areas on Temple Square
50 West North Temple

Utah Valley Handbell Choir (Provo)
December 7, 2015 at 6:30 pm & 7:30 pm
Provo City Library
550 North University Ave

Messiah Sing-in

Messiah Sing-In

Messiah Sing-In (Draper)
December 6, 2015 at 6:00 pm 
1300 East 13400 South

Messiah Sing-In (Saratoga Springs)
December 7, 2015 at 7:00 pm
Westlake High School
99 North 200 West

Messiah Sing-In with the Utah Symphony (Salt Lake)
November 28, 2015 at 7:00 pm
Abravanel Hall
123 West South Temple

winter events

The Nutcracker Ballet

Ballet West (Salt Lake)
December 10 - 27, 2015 at 7:00 pm, Matinees at 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm
Capitol Theatre
50 West 200 South

Mountain West Ballet (Sandy)
December 11, 12, 14, 17, 18, 20, and 21, 2015 at 7:30 pm, Matinees at 12:00 pm and 4:00 pm
Mt. Jordan Middle School
9351 South Mountaineer Lane

Utah Regional Ballet: The Nutcracker (Provo)
December 12, 14, 17-19, and 21, 2015 at 7:30 pm, Saturday Matinee at 2:00 pm
Covey Center for the Arts
425 West Center Street

winter events

Christmas Themed Plays

These theaters often have Christmas themed performances

BYU Performances and Exhibits (Provo)

Center Street Musical Theater (Provo)
177 West Center Street
Provo, Utah

Covey Center for the Arts (Provo)
425 West Center Street
Provo, Utah

Hale Center Theater (Orem)
225 West 400 North
Orem, Utah

SCERA Showhouse (Orem)
745 South State Street
Orem, Utah

Springville Playhouse (Springville)
50 South Main Street
Spgringville, Utah

UVU Theater (Orem)
627 Gunther Trades Building on UVU Campus
Orem, Utah

UVU Ragan Theater (Orem)
UVU Student Center
Orem, Utah

winter events

Christmas Festivals or Events

Annual Christmas Gift and Craft Show (Spanish Fork)
November 27 and 28, 2015 from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
Spanish Fork Fair Grounds
475 South Main Street

Christmas Market (Provo)
December 7, 2015 from 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Along 351 West Center Street

Festival of Trees (Sandy)
December 2 - 5, 2015 from 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
South Towne Expo Center
9575 South State Street

Salt Lake Family Christmas Gift Show (Sandy)
November 11 - 13, 2016
South Towne Exposition Center
9575 South State Street

Swiss Christmas (Midway)
December 4 - 7, 2015 from 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Midway Town Hall
125 West Main Street

Interfaith Crèche Exhibit (Midway)
December 4 - 7, 2015 from 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
165 North Center Street
Midway, Utah

Trees of Diversity Exhibit (West Valley)
November 30, 2015 - January 3, 2016
Utah Cultural Celebration Center
1355 West 3100 South

Santa Run 5k (Provo)
December 5, 2015 at 4:00 pm
Shops at Riverwoods
4801 North University Avenue

A Pioneer Christmas at Provo Pioneer Village (Provo)
December 18, 19, and 21, 2015 from 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
600 North 500 West

winter events

Lights On Celebrations and Opening Nights

Festival of Lights (Spanish Fork)
November 26, 2015 - January 1, 2015 from 6:00 - 10:00 pm
Canyon View Park
3300 East Powerhouse Road

Winterlights Parade (Spanish Fork)
November 27, 2015 at 7:00 pm
Main Street from 900 North to 100 South

Lights-On Celebration (Provo)
December 7, 2015 at 6:00 pm
City Center
351 West Center Street

Holiday Lights at Thanksgiving Point (Lehi)
November 27 - December 28, 2015 (closed Sundays and Christmas Day)
3003 Thanksgiving Way

Pondtown Christmas Lights (Salem)
November 27, 2014 - January 4, 2016 from 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Knoll Park
Enter on Main Street or 300 West

Shops at the Riverwoods (Provo)
November 15, 2015 from 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Shops at the Riverwoods
4801 North University Avenue

Temple Square Lights (Salt Lake)
November 27, 2015 Lights turn on at sunset (approx. 5:30 pm)
50 West North Temple

winter events

Christmas Activities

Christmas Cruise on the Provo River (Provo)
December 1 - 23, 2015
3606 West Center Street

Candlelight Christmas (Salt Lake)
December 7 - 23, 26, 2015, Mondays - Saturdays from 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
This Is the Place Heritage Park
2601 East Sunnyside Ave

North Pole Express (Heber)
Various dates and times from November 27 - December 24, 2015
Heber Valley Railroad Station
450 South 600 West

Santa's Elves Arrive (West Jordan)
November 20 - December 31, 2015
Gardner Village
1100 West 7800 South

Torchlight Parade (Park City)
December 30, 2015 All Day
Park City Mountain Resort Plaza
Park City, Utah

Zoolights (Salt Lake)
December 3 - 31, 2015
Hogle Zoo
2600 East Sunnyside Ave

winter events

Christmas Lights

Holiday Lights at Thanksgiving Point (Lehi)
November 27 - December 28, 2015 from 6:00 - 10:00 pm
3003 Thanksgiving Way

Festival of Lights (Spanish Fork)
November 26, 2015 - January 1, 2016 from 6:00 - 10:00 pm
Canyon View Park
3300 East Powerhouse Road

Pondtown Christmas Lights (Salem)
November 27, 2015 - January 1, 2016 from 5:30 - 11:00 pm
Knoll Park
Enter on Main Street or 300 West

Temple Square Lights (Salt Lake)
November 27, 2015 - January 3, 2016 Lights turn on at sunset (approx. 5:30 pm)
50 West North Temple

Shops at the Riverwoods (Provo)
November 15 - December 24, 2015 from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Shops at the Riverwoods
4801 North University Avenue

Zoolights (Salt Lake)
December 3 - 31, 2015
Hogle Zoo
2600 East Sunnyside Ave


Winter Festivals and Events

winter events

Festivals and Events

Countdown 2014 (Provo)
December 31, 2015 from 7:00 pm - 12:00am
Provo Towne Center
1200 Towne Center Blvd

LDS Film Festival (Orem)
March 2 - 5, 2016
SCERA Theater
745 South State Street

New Year's Eve Festivities (Salt Lake)
December 29 - 31, 2015
Various Locations around Salt Lake and Temple Square
50 West Temple Square

Sundance Film Festival
January 21 - 31, 2015
Various locations in Park City, Salt Lake, Ogden and Sundance Resort


Fun in the Snow and Cold

winter events

Cross-country skiing, sleigh rides, sled dog rides, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, and tubing

BYU Aspen Grove – Cross-Country Skiing
December – March
9521 Alpine Scenic Highway
Provo, Utah

Daniels Summit Lodge
Hwy. 40 Daniels Summit pass
Near Heber City, Utah

Deer Valley Resort
2250 Deer Valley Drive South
Park City, Utah

Homestead Resort
700 North Homestead Drive
Midway, Utah

Norwegian Outdoor Exploration Center
700 North Homestead Drive
Midway, Utah

Olympic Parks
3419 Olympic Parkway
Park City, Utah

Park City Mountain Resort
1345 Lowell Avenue
Park, City, Utah

Rocky Mountain Outfitters at Soldier Hollow
633 West Soldier Hollow Drive
Midway, Utah

Sundance Resort
8841 North Alpine Loop Road
Sundance, Utah

Snowbird Resort
9385 South Snowbird Center Drive
Snowbird, Utah


Winter Sports

winter events

Ice Skating and Hockey

The Gallivan Center
239 South Main Street
Salt Lake City, Utah

The Peaks Ice Arena
100 North Seven Peaks Boulevard
Provo, Utah

Midway Ice Rink
Beginning December 2, 2013
75 North 100 West
Midway, Utah

Olympic Parks
3419 Olympic Parkway
Park City, Utah

Hockey Teams

BYU Hockey Team

Utah Grizzlies

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