A Few Ideas For January Fun

Dated: 12/28/2017

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Noon Year's Eve 2018

Dec. 31


Join us at Noon Year's Eve as we count down to the new year with a celebration fit for the whole family! Explore the Natural History Museum of Utah and enjoy hands-on activities, rockin' music, and an anticipative countdown to an explosion of confetti as we welcome in 2018... a little early.

$7.95 - $12.95


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Last Hurrah at The Gateway

Dec 31


Downtown SLC Presents and The Gateway are excited to announce a new collaboration, “Last Hurrah”, presented by Comcast NBC Universal. This free event will be open to the public on New Year’s Eve, from 8 PM - midnight.



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Tracy Aviary's Winter Wednesdays

Jan 3


Tracy Aviary - Salt Lake Ciity

And what's the best part of all of this? On the first and third Wednesday of each Month, November through February, admission is only $1! That dollar goes toward conservation efforts to help protect endangered species. Your $1 admission isn't just a visit to Tracy Aviary, it also helps save birds.



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New Year’s Tale of different stories (in Russian)

Jan 4


Jeanne Wagner Theatre - Salt Lake CIty

New Years – one of the best times for stories and presents! Young or old, join us onJanuary 4th for a holiday adventure told through many stories and characters. The touring international theater group with artists from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, and Armenia will enlighten your holiday experience.

$35 - $50


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Think About It... Featuring Dee-Dee Darby-Duffin

Jan 4 - Jan 6


The Grand Theatre - Salt Lake City

A night of music that will make you laugh, cry, ponder and wonder as Dee-Dee takes you on a journey of jazz.rhythm and blues, and soul.

$10 - $20


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Hilary Hahn plays Dvorák’s Violin Concerto

Jan 5


Abravanel Hall - Salt Lake City

“Impetuous and authoritative, brilliant and beautiful” (The New York Times), GRAMMY Award-winning violinist Hilary Hahn returns to perform Dvorák’s highly dramatic Violin Concerto.

$15 - $88


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Monster Jam

Jan 5 - Jan 6


Smart Home Arena - Salt Lake City

Monster Jam Triple Threat Series™ brings adrenaline-charged family entertainment to fans across the country. This points-based format showcases athletes as they go head-to-head in seven different competitions.

$15 - $65


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Booker T. Jones

Jan 6


The State Room - Salt Lake City

It can be argued that it was Booker T. Jones who set the cast for modern soul music and is largely responsible for its rise and enduring popularity.

$42 - $100


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Jan 5 - Jan 6


Jeanne Wagner Theatre - Salt Lake City

A special add-on to our season, EMERGE features choreography solely by the RDT dancers. This show sold out last season so you’ll want to get your tickets early.




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Arturo Sandoval Sextet

Jan 6


Capitol Theatre - Salt Lake City

A blazing, technically flawless trumpeter from Cuba, Arturo Sandoval is the recipient of 10 Grammy Awards. He dazzles audiences all over the world with his bop-flavored flurries, his golden, mellow tone on ballads, and his sure, subtle sense of swing.



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MARKIPLIER’S You’re Welcome Tour

Jan 6


Eccles Theater - Salt Lake City

One of YouTube’s biggest stars is hitting the road for the first time ever! Comedic vlogger Markiplier has assembled the ultimate cast of characters to guarantee audiences a never-before-seen adventure, live on stage.

$40 - $125


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Something Rotten!

Jan 9 - Jan 14


Eccles Theater - Salt Lake City

Set in the ‘90s – the 1590s – this hilarious smash tells the story of Nick and Nigel Bottom, two brothers who are desperate to write their own hit play while the “rock star” Shakespeare keeps getting all the hits.

$35 - $110


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Good Vibrations! A celebration of the Beach Boys

Jan 11 - Jan 13


SCERA - Orem

The only show that re-creates the timeless California spirit and incredible music of The Beach Boys as it was meant to be experienced! Good Vibrations features a cast from founding Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson and Al Jardine’s touring bands, perfectly qualified to faithfully re-produce all their legendary songs and harmonies.

$12 - $14


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Fischer conducts Rachmaninoff & Stravinsky

Jan 12 - Jan 13


Abravanel Hall - Salt Lake City

Stephen Hough, “one of the finest pianists of the age” (St. Louis Post-Dispatch), returns to perform Rachmaninoff’s boldly romantic Piano Concerto No. 1.

$15 - $83


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Utah International Auto Expo

Jan 12 - Jan 14


Southtowne Expo Center - Sandy

New cars, trucks and SUVs will fill the South Towne Exposition Center for the 2018 Utah International Auto Expo! Friday, January 12 – Monday, January 15, 2018.

Free - $10


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G3 2018: Joe Satriani

Jan 16


Eccles Theater - Salt Lake City

Guitar legends Joe Satriani (15 Grammy nominations), John Petrucci (Dream Theater), and Phil Collen (Def Leppard) are bringing the massively popular G3 tour to the Eccles!

$50 - $482


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Hell On A Highway Tour ft. Justin Moore

Jan 20


Maverik Center - West Valley City

Be at Maverik Center when the Hell On A Highway Tour featuring Justin Moore with special guest Dylan Scott rolls into townJanuary 20th.

33.75 - $46.75


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Jan 23


Eccles Theater - Salt Lake City

The six men comprising Styx have committed to rocking the Paradise together with audiences far and wide by entering their second decade of averaging over 100 shows a year, and each one of them is committed to making the next show better than the last.

$59.50 - $125


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The Sound of Music - Sing-A-Long

Jan 24


Peery's Egyptian Theater - Ogden

Come sing-a-long to the The Sound of Music when it is shown on the big screen at Peery's Egyptian Theater January 24th!



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Bill Engvall

Jan 26


Abravanel Hall - Salt Lake Ciy

Bill’s first album, Here’s Your Sign, is certified platinum and held the #1 position on the Billboard Comedy Chart for 15 straight weeks. His second album, Dorkfish, also debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Comedy Chart, as did his subsequent comedy albums. Bill has written several books, including his 2007 autobiography Bill Engvall –Just A Guy.

$45 - $59


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Brad Paisley Weekend Warrior Tour

Feb 1


Vivint Smart Home Arena - Salt Lake City

Country music superstar Brad Paisley has announced the continuation of his highly successful Weekend Warrior World Tour with dates added in 2018.

$26 - $126


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Park City Tubbing


Gorgoza Park - Park City

Located two miles east of Parley's Summit off of I-80, Gorgoza Park offers 7 tubing lanes, mini-snowmobiles, and the Fort Frosty play area for children under 3 years of age.

$6 - $44


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Fat Bike Tour


White Pines - Park City

We rent high-performance fat bikes from Trek and Specialized and have all the gear and clothing so you can enjoy a chilly winter ride while making sure that your hands, feet, head and core stay plenty warm.

Starting at $100


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Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides


Canyons Resort - Park City

Horse Drawn Private and Group Sleigh Rides in Park City, Utah. Bundle up and experience a lovely snowy sleigh ride from Canyons Resort.  Join us for a scenic 25 minute horse drawn sleigh ride through Willow Draw complete with blankets provided for your comfort during the ride.

4 Passengers $125


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Luna Lobos Dog Sledding


Rancho Luna Lobos - Peoa

Come join our experienced dog sled teams as they take you for a thrilling ride!  Meet our Iditarod and rescue dogs and see them in their element and show you what they can do!!

Starting at $185


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Whisper Ridge Cat Skiing


Whisper Ridge - Eden

Whisper Ridge Cat Skiing is the World's premier backcountry powder-skiing/boarding destination. Boasting over 60,000 acres of private ski terrain, 8 custom PistenBully snowcats and 10 mountain-top yurts.

Starting at $550


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Park City SnowCat Skiing


The Uinta Mountains

"If we could only sit on a cold, wet chairlift, this day would be so much better…"

Starting at $589


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Red Pine Adventures - Park City

Red Pine Adventures is Park City’s premier mountain guiding service. We are Park City’s only locally convenient guiding company, located next to the Canyons Village, which means less driving, and more adventuring. With over 1,000 acres of private land available to explore, our winter wonderland is yours to discover.

Starting at $199


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Top 5 Ice Skating Rinks


Salt Lake County

Salt Lake City is well-known for its skiing and snowboarding. Even the license plates here in Utah claim that it has the greatest snow on earth. But you might be surprised to know that Utah is also a very popular place for ice skating. It doesn't matter if you want to go during the winter or summer because no matter the season, you'll be able to find a rink open.

Pricing Varies


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Cross Country Skiing


White Pine Nordic Center - Park City

Whether you’re a dedicated cross country skier looking to get your fix, or a beginner who wants to give the sport a try, you’ll appreciate the reliable snow coverage and professional grooming at the White Pine Nordic Center.

Free - $18


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Snowbird Ski Resort


Snowbird Resort - Snowbird

Snowbird is a powder lover’s dream with over five hundred inches falling annually. Utah’s famous ultra-light dry powder piles up high on Snowbird’s terrain that is diverse, steep, and lots of fun. The resort boasts the longest ski season in Utah.

$14 - $128


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Pat Kiel

As an Associate Broker of Exit Realty Plus in Salt Lake City, Pat Kiel has enjoyed helping clients reach their real estate goals with purchasing, selling and investing for over 21 years. She has lived....

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