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Ice Skating at Gallivan Center

Ice Skating Outdoors, Gallivan Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, Family, Kids, Teens, Children, Winter ActivitiesWinter has finally arrived, which means it is time to skate at SLC’s only outdoor ice rink.

Hours of Operation
Monday thru Thursday  4:30-9pm (except December 20-30, when daytime hours are extended 12noon-9pm)

Friday & Saturday  Noon- Midnight
Sunday                     Noon to 6pm

Ice Rink Contact Information 801-535-6117

Gallivan Center
239 S Main St Salt Lake City, UT 84111 (801) 535-6110

Free Folk & Bluegrass Festival

Join us on Saturday, August 28th for a Free Folk & Bluegrass Festival present by the Intermountain Acoustic Music Association. Concert will be presented on Gallivan Avenue due to the construction in Gallivan Plaza. Vendors will be available for food & beverage! These free concert is present as a thank you to the members of IAMA and to the general public for the support of Folk, Bluegrass, Americana & Isle music.

Further information is available at: www.iamaweb.org or [email protected]

Playing: Clumsy Lovers, Puddle Mountain Ramblers, Bronwen Beecher, Shaney McCoy, Otter Creek & Frayed Knot String Band

Bluegrass

Buddha Pie

Outdoors in the shade or in the sun. Enjoy the getaway from the city…in the middle of the city! Sponsored by Gallivan Center’s Lunch Bunch Concert Series.

Bring a sandwich and a friend and enjoy the sounds of Buddha Pie’s acoustic version of their songs!

Take the TRAX Line to Gallivan Center Plaza stop, walk across the street and you’re THERE!

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Opera Under the Stars

Hear some of your favorite Opera and Broadway songs in the cool autumn air at the Gallivan Center. Classics from Cats, Les Miserable, Carmen and more will be performed throughout the night to create a magical and romantic evening.

George Dyer, Tenor
George Dyer, from Kaysville Utah, is known throughout North America as a gifted tenor and performs often for New York City Opera and Utah Opera. He has been featured as a soloist with the Utah Symphony, Ballet West, and as a guest soloist for Kurt Bestor.

Genevieve Christianson, Soprano
A native New Yorker, Genevieve Christianson now lives in Salt Lake City. The soprano star is a popular soloist with numerous opera companies and symphonies throughout the nation.

Lawrence F. Gee, Pianist
Lawrence F. Gee is a well known pianist and collaborator in the Salt Lake Community. He was an assistant conductor at New Your City Opera under Beverly Sills and other professional opera companies. His instrumental hymn arrangements have been published by jack Man Music Company.

Opera

Lahpah Festival

Local Artists Helping Prevent and Assist the Homeless (LAPAH) brings a night of great music to the Gallivan Center. Proceeds benefit Utah’s homeless. The mission of Wasatch United Front is to inspire the people of Salt Lake City to make a difference in the lives of their neighbors through compassion, education and community support. Go to www.wasatchunitedfront.org for more information.

Join musicians, artists, food purveyors, and hundreds of your friends in supporting programs that help the homeless in Salt Lake County by attending the LAHPAH Fest at the Gallivan Center. Throw back a few Uinta beers and enjoy ten hours of music, food and art with 16 of the best bands from Salt Lake City’s rapidly emerging music scene.

Afro Omega, Colin Robison, Gentri Watson, Debi Graham Band, Andale!, James Shook, Brinton Jones of The Devil Whale, Shaky Trade, Jebu, RuRu, Radio Rhythm Makers, Mad Max & The Wild Ones, Chaz Prymek, The Mandalas, Our Time In Space, Jackie Campbell.

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Music Festival

Folk & Bluegrass Festival

IAMA, Kirkhams Outdoor Products and the Gallivan Center present an incredible night of folk and bluegrass music under the summer stars. Join the Gallivan Center for a spectacular lineup of today’s most inspiring bluegrass artists such as Hot Buttered Rum, Cosy Sheridan & TR Ritchie, Kristin Erickson, Lab Dogs, Kate Mac Leod & Shanahy, Josh Rosenthal, Mary Tebbs and Marv Hamilton. The Folk and Bluegrass Festival is Downtown SLC’s night to relax on the grass, enjoy a cold beverage and take in the very best in Bluegrass.

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Iron and Wine

Part of the Gallivan Center Twilight Series. Iron and Wine is the stage name for Sam Beam, a Florida native whose lo-fi demos caught the attention of Sub Pop honcho Jonathan Poneman. Beam’s first studio album, ‘Our Endless Numbered Days,’ garnered great press and considerable exposure through 2004, with music appearing in such films as ‘Garden State’ and ‘In Good Company.’

Iron and Wine

Disney Days for Kids!

It’s going to be a blast for kids and parents alike! We all know summertime can be a challenge to keep kids active and entertained, so we ’re inviting kids and parents from all around SLC; including schools, daycares and summer programs, to visit the Gallivan Center for an afternoon of healthy fun with our friends at Radio Disney! Kids will love this day of prizes, Disney Dancers, face painters, and a bounce house.

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Radio Disney

Rock n’ Ribs

$5 Entry Fee (Kids 6 and under free)

Join us for the best BBQ in the West at Rock N’ Ribs. Competitors from all over the nation come to the Gallivan Center in August to compete in this KCBS sanctioned event. The winner gets a coveted invitation to the BBQ Big Time – The Jack Daniels World Championship Invitational and the American Royal Barbeque (the biggest BBQ contests in the world!).

Learn how the champs cook low and slow at our BBQ demonstrations, have your kids have fun on the jump toys, take a picture with Bobby-Q (our offical mascot), or take a picture at our pig pen with our giant pig’natas. Taste some of the local BBQ vendors style with a $3 sample plate while listening to some of the best local artists in Utah.

BAND LINEUP 2009
Thompson Lane Entertainers
Rumble Dogs
Cameron Rafati
Legendary Porch Pounders
Opal Hill Drive
Kalai

BBQ