6th Annual Park Silly Holiday Bazaar, in the Marriott on Sidewinder in Prospector
The Silly Holiday Bazaar is a FREE festive, indoor, holiday market where family, friends and vendors can have fun while making the most of the holiday spirit! Over 90 vendors will be present to help you with your holiday shopping needs. Free photos with Santa during the entire event. Hours - Friday, Dec 9th, 5pm - 9pm Saturday, Dec 10th, 10am - 6pm Sunday, Dec 11th, 10am - 2pm
The Egyptian YouTheatre Presents "Junie B. Jingle Bells", Fri Dec 9 & Sat. Dec. 10
Junie B. is a musical based on the book "Junie B. First Grader: Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! (P.S. So Does May)" by Barbara Park. It is a fun, holiday-themed show for the whole family. Shows are Friday and Saturday Dec 9th and 10th at 7:00. Saturday Dec 10th will also have a 2:00 matinee. Tickets are $14 for adults and $9 for youth. Tickets available at ParkCityShows.com or 435-649-9371.
Geocaching Adventures at Swaner Ecocenter, Wed-Sunday 10-4
Swaner Preserve invites you to geocache any Wednesday-Sunday from 10:00 to 4:00. Geocaching is appropriate for any age --- all you need are sturdy, comfortable shoes, trinkets for trading (aka geocache swag, bring or purchase at the gift shop), and a GPS device (which also can be rented at the Swaner EcoCenter for $5/GPS unit for members or $10/GPS unit for non-members.
The 8th Annual Gingerbread Jimmi House Building Competition--
Last day to enter and Party on Dec 12
The Park City Library invites you to enter the 8th annual Gingerbread Jimmi Housebuilding Competition! Bring the entry form along with your gingerbread house to the library by 6 pm on Monday, December 12th . Then come to the party on Monday, Dec. 12 at 6:30 pm, where prizes will be awarded for the top three creations for children (ages 5-8) and youth (ages 9-12).
Capital Church Service P C, Sat. 4:45-5:45, Creekside Christian Fellowship, 1400 Bitner Rd
Capital is known for its unique style of Bible-based teaching that offers practical personal application for real life. The church offers popular series like God and the Movies and provides a comfortable environment with coffee and sometimes even a side of popcorn.
Blanket Making and Toy Drive, Sat., Dec. 10, 10-2
Join Park City High School students at a holiday themed blanket making and toy drive event at the PC Library! It's a wonderful opportunity to give back and have fun with kids. Everyone is welcome to come, and please bring fleece fabric for blanket making and toys to donate!
Foreign Cinema ...for Kids: Un Caballo Llamade Elefante
On Saturday, December 10 , the Park City Film Series, Park City Library, and Summit Country Libraries bring you “Un Caballo Llamado Elefante” at 4-5:30 at both the Jim Santy Auditorium and the Summit County Library- Kimball Junction. “ELEPHANT AND THE HORSE” tells the story of two brothers, 8-year-old Roberto and 10-year-old Lalo, who promise their dying grandfather they will set free his favorite horse. The horse is stolen by a tattooed scoundrel who works for a traveling circus. The two brothers set off on a wild adventure as they infiltrate the circus to liberate their horse. Free In Spanish with English subtitles.
Park City Film Series Presents AUTHOR: THE JT LEROY STORY, Dec. 9 & 10, 8:00
On Friday, December 9 and Saturday, December 10 at 8 pm, The Park City Film Series will screen THE JT LEROY STORY. This film tells how Laura Albert, a 40-year-old San Francisco housewife, breathed words and life into a made up writer who was acclaimed for a decade. www,parkcityfilmseries.org.
The Park City Institute Presents An Evening with Adam Savage, Dec. 10; 7-9:30
Adam Savage, perhaps best known as the co-creator and host of the popular television series “Myth Busters” delivers his build-it-your-self ingenuity to the stage on December 10. Savage has built everything from spaceships to puppets to rifles to sculptures to toys. He has worked in the special effects industry for both film and commercials.
Christmas Pageant at St. Luke's Episcopal, Sun.Dec. 11 10:30-11:30
On Sunday, December 11 from 10:30-11:30 am St. Luke's Episcopal Church will present their annual Children's Christmas Pageant; a change from the usual Christmas Eve time frame. It's a wonderful way to kick off the Christmas Season and the Park City community is invited to attend.
Park City Film Series Presents: WAR HORSE-National Theatre Live, Sun., Dec. 11
On Sunday, December 11 from 2-5 pm in the Jim Santy Auditorium, The Park City Film Series presents WAR HORSE. Since its first performance at the National Theatre in 2007, War Horse has become an international smash hit. Adapted for the stage by Nick Stafford, War Horse takes audiences on a journey from the fields of rural Devon to the trenches of First World War France. Filled with stirring music and songs, the play features astonishing life-size puppets by South Africa’s Handspring Puppet Company, who bring breathing, galloping, charging horses to life on stage. For more info and tickets, www,parkcityfilmseries.org.
Park City NutCracker, Sun. Dec. 11: 2:00 & 5:30 PM
Join the dream as Ballet West Academy at Park City presents the PARK CITY NUTCRACKER. Battling mice, soldiers, stunning snowflakes and flowers, dazzling dancing dolls, and the ever popular elephants, make this show a Park City Holiday tradition. This shortened family show brings the Magic of the Nutcracker to life for adults and children alike. Sunday December 11 at the Park City Eccles Center for Performing Arts. Tickets range from $15-$25 with show times at 2:00pm and 5:30pm Call 855-222-2849 for tickets
Teen Open Mic Night, Dec. 12-Feb 27, 7-8 pm
The Park City Library hosts a Teen Open Mic Night on the 2nd & 4th Mondays of the month
@ 7pm. If you sing, dance, tap, rap, play an instrument, or do a little comedy, you are encouraged to come! Also a reminder that December 26th there will not be an Open Mic.
Paws to Read, Tuesday, Dec. 13, 4-5.
The Park City Library invites young readers-in-training (ages 5-12) to improve their reading skills by reading to a therapy dog with their new Paws to Read program. Each 15-minutes session will include a child, parent or guardian, a dog handler and a licensed therapy dog. First come, first serve.
- High School Expansion Public Input Session, Tues., Dec. 13, 6-8 pm
- The Park City High School Expansion sub-committee is looking for public input on their design
options.December 13, 2016, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Park City School District Office 2700 Kearns Blvd. Can't make it? Stop by during office hours and then email your comments to
- Free Lunchtime Learning at the PC MARC, Wed., Dec. 14
Discover how to cook with essential oils and get some holiday baking ideas during a Free Lunchtime Learning on Wednesday, December 14th at noon at the PC MARC. Carole Glenn and Becky White will demonstrate this different cooking style and will have samples for tasting. For more info, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 615-5400.
Computers 101-Session 1, Wednesdays, Dec. 14-January 11, 10-11 am
Keep calm and embrace technology with the Park City Library! In this six week course for beginning computer users, you can learn how to use a computer intuitively, from the ground up. Instead of teaching individual computer programs, this course teaches you all of the little tips and tricks that make learning any program easy.
The Park City Singers Present "Festival of Christmas" in two concerts
The Park City Singers, under the artistic direction of Joe Demers, will present their Festival of Christmas Concerts on Thursday, December 15 at 7 PM at Saint Mary's Catholic Church - 1505 White Pine Canyon Rd, and on Sunday, December 18 at 7 PM @ Park City Community Church - Get your tickets online via PayPal at www.parkcitysingers.com or at at Smith's Kimball Junction and The Market in Park City. Ticket prices are $12 for adults and $5 for children under 12. Tickets at the door will be $15 for adults and $7 for children under 12.
- Code Club, 4-5 pm, Dec. 15, 4-5
- Meeting weekly on Thursdays from 4 -5 pm, the Park City Library is offering a Coding Club for school-aged kids and Teens to learn coding.
Prechool Story Time, Thurs. Dec. 15, 10 am
Every Thursday at 10 am, the Park City Library hosts a Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds. Children and their caregivers are invited to learn language skills while enjoying stories, songs, crafts and more in this early literacy program.
Toddler Time at PC Library, Dec. 15, 11:00On Thursday, December 15 at 11 am, The Park City Library's Toddler Time program meets in the Storytime Room. The program is designed for children 18 months - 3 years old to interact with books and music while exploring letters and sounds. This group meets weekly on Thursdays at 11 am.
The Egyptian Presents "The Park City Holiday Spectacular", Dec. 15-18The Park City Holiday Spectacular features a wide variety of local performers in a holiday-inspired show to get you into the spirit of the season. Includes a musical sing-along led by a choir. This show is Park City's best holiday family tradition. Shows are Thursday - Saturday at 8:00 and Sunday at 6:00. House seating is $12 for youth and $19 for adults. Front of house seating is $19 and Cabaret seating is $25. Tickets available at ParkCityShows.com or 435-649-9371.
Narcotics Anonymous, Kamas, Thursdays 6:30
Narcotics Anonymous, a 12-step fellowship for anyone struggling with addiction, meets in Kamas on Thursday nights, 6:30 pm at 85 N. Main Street. All are welcome. For more information, call the local helpline at 435-200-4814 or visit N.A. on the web at SasquatchAreaNA.org
LEGO CLUB at PC Library, Friday, Dec. 16, 2:00
The Park City Library hosts LEGO Club every Friday at 2 pm in the Storytime Room. A fun program for kids of all ages: Duplos for smaller friends, IKOS for the master builders, and of course LEGOs for kids and caregivers alike.
Little Naturalist at Swaner Ecocenter, Friday, Dec. 16, 10-11 am
Little Naturalist is the perfect program for 3 to 5 year olds who are curious about animals, their habitats, the environment, and exploring nature. Meet from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. to read a nature-themed book, explore the natural world , and complete a craft. Space may be limited, so registering is encouraged. Cost is $2.00 per youth or buy a $15.00 family punch card good for 10 programs Be sure to dress appropriately for the weather. For more information or to reserve your spot, please contact Natalie McHale at (435) 797-8938.
Park City Film Series Presents, "GIMME DANGER", Dec. 16 & 17, 8:00 pm
On Friday, December 16 and Saturday, December 17 at 8 pm in the Jim Santy Auditorium, The Park City Film Series will screen GIMME DANGER. An in depth look at The Stooges’ powerful and aggressive style of rock-n-roll which planted the seeds for what would be called punk and alternative rock in the decades that followed.
Pacific Mambo Orchestra takes the Eccles Stage, Dec. 17, 7:00
After winning a 2014 Grammy for Best Tropical album, Pacific Mambo Orchestra’s profile continues to be a band-on-the-rise. On December 17, Park City Institute invites you to this recreation of the classic sounds of the great Latin Big Bands of the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s. Enjoy their mix of salsa, bachata and cha-cha – with traces of American jazz, R&B, and Afro-Cuban music. For tickets & all show information, www.ecclescenter.org