Christmas Holiday Events

Utah Christmas Festivities

Christmas Lights, Festival of Trees, Breakfast With Santa & Elves, Drive Thrus, Electronic Light Parades, Dickens Festival, Holiday Music and Concerts, Live Dance Performances, Theatre, Ballet, Outdoor Activities, Ice Skating

Snow White Ballet
Tooele Valley Academy of Dance
December 6, 2021,  7 pm
The Rose, Salt Lake

North Pole Festival  New
Magical Light Show, Giant Decor
Dec 6, 2021–Jan 2, 2022,  5–10 pm
Rio Tinto Stadium, Sandy

Festival of the Seas
December 6-30, 2021,  7–9:30 pm
The Living Planet Aquarium, Draper

A Christmas Story
December 6-23, 2021, M-S 7:30 pm
Centerpointe Legacy Theatre, Centerville

A Christmas Carol
December 6-27, 2021
Nightly (closed Sunday) Times Vary
Hale Centre Theatre, Sandy

Lights On at The Gateway
Dec 6–Dec 31, 2021,  5–9 pm
The Gateway, Salt Lake

Ice Bumper Cars  New Cool
Dec 6, 2021–Jan 29, 2022 Daily
Mon-Thu 4-9 pm,  Fri-Sat 12-9 pm, Sun 1-6 pm
Fountain Square at Station Park, Farmington

Christmas on Temple Square  Best Lights
Dec 6, 2021–Jan 1, 2022,  5–10 pm
Temple Square, Salt Lake

Christmas Village Lights On
December 6, 2021,  5:30 pm
27th Street Washington Blvd, Ogden

Soldier Hollow Sleigh Rides
December 6, 2021,  3–7 pm
Christmas Light Sleigh Rides
2002 Soldier Hollow Ln, Midway

Elf Displays & Scavenger Hunt
December 6-31, 2021
Mon-Sat 10 am–7 pm
Gardner Village, West Jordan

Luminaria Christmas Light Show
Dec 6–Jan 1, 2021,  M-S, 5–8:30 pm
Thanksgiving Point, Lehi

Salem City Pond Town Christmas  Free
December 6–January 1, 2022,  5:30–11 pm
Salem City Pond, Utah County

Lighting of Riverwoods
December 6–December 31, 2021,  6 pm
The Shops At Riverwoods
4801 N University Ave, Provo

Night of Lights
Santa, Music, Games & Skating
December 6–December 31, 2021
J. Lynn Crane Park, Herriman

Christmas Cruise
Riverboat Christmas Light Ride
December 6-23, 2021, M-S,  6:30–10 pm
CLAS Ropes Course, Provo River

The Greatest Snowman
December 6–January 1, 2022,  7 pm
Nightly (closed Tuesdays & Sundays)
Desert Star Playhouse, Murray

Buggy Rides With Cowboy Santa
December 6-24, 2021,  Noon–6 pm
Gardner Village, West Jordan

Mystique Magic Dining Adventure
December 6-31, 2021,  6 pm
Beer & Wine Now Available *New
Gardner Village, West Jordan

Murray Candy Display *Free
December 6–January 31, 2022,  8 am–5 pm
Murray City Hall Central Display Case

Elf the Musical
December 6-18, 2021, M-S, 2 pm & 7 pm
Pioneer Theatre Company
University of Utah,  Salt Lake

A Christmas Story: The Musical
December 6-18, 2021,  M,W,Th,F,S,  7:30 pm
SCERA Center for the Arts, Orem

A Christmas Carol
December 6-22, 2021,  3 pm & 7 pm
Draper Historic Theatre

Once Upon A North Pole Christmas
December 6, 2021,  3 pm & 7:30 pm
Cache Valley Center for the Arts, Logan

Camp Floyd Christmas
December 6, 2021,  10 am–5 pm
69 West Main Street, Fairfield

Trees of Diversity Exhibit *Free
December 6-30, 2021
Mondays–Thursdays,  9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley

Lark & Spur: Tradition & Modern Carols
Excellence In The Community Concert Free
December 6, 2021,  7:30 pm
Peery’s Egyptian Theater, Ogden

A Krampus Karol
December 6-18, 2021,  7 pm
Angelus Theatre, Spanish Fork

Winter Scenes & Holiday Dreams Exhibit
December 6-30, 2021 *Free
Mondays–Thursdays,  9 am–5 pm
Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley

Sugar Plum Soiree
Tutu School’s Bravo Bash Recital
December 7, 2021,  4 pm
Mid Valley Performing Arts Center
Taylorsville’s New Utah Theatre

Candlelight Christmas  Best
December 7-23, 2021,  M-S,  5–9 pm
This Is The Place Heritage Park, Salt Lake

Home for the Holidays
One Voice Children’s Choir
December 8-9, 2021,  6 pm & 8 pm
Mid Valley Performing Arts Center, Taylorsville

Folk Music Ensemble
Traditional Christmas Carols
December 8, 2021,  7:30 pm
Franklin S. Harris Fine Arts Center
Brigham Young University, Provo

A Kurt Bestor Christmas
December 9-11, 2021, 2 pm & 7:30 pm
Eccles Theater, Salt Lake

The Lettermen Christmas Show
December 9-12, 2021,  6 & 8 pm
Egyptian Theatre, Park City

Lite Bright Nite
December 9-16, 2021, Thursdays 6–8 pm
University Place, Orem

Santa & Reindeer Photos
December 9, 16, 23, 2021,  10 am–4 pm
Gardner Village, West Jordan

The Nutcracker : Ballet West
December 10-26, 2021
Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake

Park Silly Holiday Bazaar
December 10-12, 2021,  12–8 pm
DoubleTree Park City Yarrow

The Night Before Christmas
Salt Lake Dance Center
December 10-11, 2021,  1 & 7 pm
The Rose, Salt Lake

Wheeler Farm Festive Fridays
Wagon Rides, Christmas Lights & Santa
Dec 10-17, 2021, Fri 5–7 pm
Wheeler Farm, Murray

The Nutcracker:  Imagine Ballet Theater
December 10-18, 2021,  7:30 & 9:30 pm
Peery’s Egyptian Theater, Ogden

Crazy Daisy Christmas Show
December 10-11, 2021,  10 am–8 pm
Mountain America Expo Center, Sandy

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
Dec 10-24, 2021,  4:30 pm & 7:30 pm
Parker Theatre, South Salt Lake

FM100.3 Christmas with Eclipse 6
December 10, 11, 15,  1:30 & 7 pm
Grand Theatre, Salt Lake

Aurora Evermore Park Christmas
December 10-11, 2021–January 8, 2022
Fridays & Saturdays 6–10 pm
Evermore Park, Pleasant Grove

Park Silly Holiday Bazaar
December 10-12, 2021,  10 am–5 pm
DoubleTree Park City Yarrow

Caleb Chapman’s Crescent Super Band
December 11, 2021,  7 pm
Layton High School Auditorium

Breakfast With Santa
December 11, 18, 25, 2021
Saturdays In December
Zermatt Mountain Resort, Midway

Snowball Express Train Ride
December 11, 18, 2021,  11 am–7 pm
Saturdays In December
Gardner Village, West Jordan

A Kenadi & Katie Christmas
December 11, 2021,  3 pm & 7 pm
Cache Valley Center for the Arts, Logan

Making Your Own Holiday Glass Tree
Dec 11, 2021,  12 & 3 pm
Red Butte Garden Classroom

Breakfast With Santa at the Homestead
December 11, 18, 2021,  9–11 am
Homestead Resort, Midway

Breakfast With Santa
December 11, 18, 2021,  8 am
Thanksgiving Point, Lehi

Messiah: Orchestra of Southern Utah
December 12-13, 2021,  7:30 pm
Heritage Center Theater, Cedar City

Winter Concert Series *Free
December 13, 20, 2021,  7 pm
Mondays In December
Utah Cultural Celebration Center
West Valley City

Voctave Christmas
December 13, 2021,  7:30 pm
Noorda Center for the Performing Arts, Orem

The Holiday Follies  Musical
December 15-18, 2021, 7:30 pm
On Pitch Performing Arts, Layton

Gentri: Finding Christmas
December 16-17, 2021,  7:30 pm
Cache Valley Center for the Arts, Logan

It’s A Wonderful Life
Odyssey Dance Theatre’s Holiday Production
December 17-23, 2021,  2 & 7:30 pm
Kingsbury Hall, UoU, Salt Lake

Five Carols
December 17-23, 2021,  2 & 7:30 pm
Grand Theatre, Salt Lake

Park City Holiday Spectacular Sing-A-Long
December 17-19, 2021,  6 & 8 pm
Egyptian Theatre, Park City

Here Comes Santa Claus!
December 18, 2021,  11 am & 12:30 pm
Abravanel Hall, Salt Lake

Breakfast With Santa
December 18, 2021,  9 am–Noon
Davis Conference Center, Layton

Holiday Sleigh Rides On The Farm
December 18, 2021–January 1, 2022
Select Dates  10 am–4 pm
American West Heritage Center

Caleb Chapman’s Crescent Christmas
December 20-21, 2021,  7 pm
SCERA Center for the Arts, Orem

Christmas with Aubree Oliverson & Friends
December 22, 2021,  7 pm
SCERA Center for the Arts, Orem

November Past

Central Utah Ballet Nutcracker
November 10-11, 2021,  5 pm & 8 pm
Covey Center for the Arts, Provo

The Nutcracker:  Utah Dance Institute
Utah’s Newest Theatre
November 20, 2021,  1 pm & 7 pm
Mid Valley Performing Arts Center, Taylorsville

Barlow Ballet Nutcracker
November 20,  2021,  12 pm, 5 pm, 8 pm
Covey Center for the Arts, Provo

Kurt Bestor at the Egyptian Theatre
Christmas Day Show
December 22-25, 2021, 6 & 8 pm
Egyptian Theatre, Park City

12 Days of Christmas Ballet West Academy
November 26, 2021,  7 pm
Covey Center for the Arts, Provo

Lights On Celebration at the Gallivan
Ice Skating, Santa, DJ Music
November 26, 2021,  4–7 pm
Galivan Center, Salt Lake

Wheeler Holiday Market
November 26-28, 2021,  9 am–5 pm
Wheeler Farm, Murray

Holiday Electric Light Parade
Christmas Village Lights On
November 27, 2021,  5:30 pm
27th Street Washington Blvd, Ogden

GENTRI: The Gentleman Trio
Finding Christmas
November 27, 2021,  2 pm & 8 pm
Eccles Theater, Salt Lake

Handel’s Messiah:  Utah Symphony
November 27, 2021,  7:30 pm
Abravanel Hall, Salt Lake

Lark & Spur Christmas Concert
November 27, 2021,  7:30 pm
Grand Theatre, Salt Lake

Winter Lights Parade  Free
November 27, 2021,  7 pm
Historic Main Street, Spanish Fork

A Very Dickens Dinner
November 27, 2021,  6:30 pm
Thanksgiving Point, Lehi

Five Carols For Christmas
November 28-29, 2021,  7:30 & 9:30 pm
Peery’s Egyptian Theater, Ogden

The Grouch Who Stole Christmas
Nov 29, 2021, M, F, S,  7:30 pm
Draper Historic Theatre

Nutcracker Ballet
November 29, 2021,  1:30 & 7:30 pm
Cache Valley Center for the Arts, Logan

Holladay Tree Lighting Event
Utah Youth Singers, Santa
November 29, 2021,  7–8 pm
City Plaza, Holladay

Draper Tree Lighting Ceremony
Pony Rides, Marshmellow Roasting, Santa
November 29, 2021,  6–8 pm
Draper Park

Santa’s Arrival in Riverton
Free Scones, Hot Chocolate, Cookies
Marshmallow Roasting, Crafts & Santa
November 29, 2021,  6:30 pm
Riverton City Park

Joshua Creek Christmas
November 29, 2021,  7 pm
Covey Center for the Arts, Provo

Ryan Shupe Christmas
November 30, 2021,  7:30 pm
Covey Center for the Arts, Provo

Holiday Wreath & Beer Workshop
November 30, 2021,  6:30–8:30 pm
Templin Family Brewing, Salt Lake

Pickleville  Musical
Once Upon a North Pole Christmas
November 30, 2021, 4 pm & 7:30 pm
Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, SLC

Holiday Wine Tasting
December 2, 2021,  7 pm
Galivan Center, Salt Lake

Twinkle Drive
Cancelled
December 3-12, 2021
Utah Motorsports Campus, Grantsville

Festival of Trees
Benefiting Primary Children’s Hospital
December 4, 2021
Mountain America Expo Center, Sandy

Christkindlmarkt SLC
December 4, 2021,  11 am–8 pm
This Is The Place Heritage Park, Salt Lake

Dickens Christmas Festival
December 4, 2021,  10 am–9 pm
Dixie Convention Center
1835 Convention Center Dr.  St. George

Simple Treasures Holiday Boutique
December 4, 2021,  10 am–8 pm
Golden Spike Event Center, Ogden

Nutcracker Ballet: Julie Moffitt Ballet
December 4, 2021,  6 pm, 12 pm, 8 pm
Peery’s Egyptian Theater, Ogden

The Winter Wonderettes
December 4, 2021,  7:30 pm
Mid Valley Performing Arts Center
Taylorsville’s Newest Utah Theatre

Christmas Maker’s Market
Christmas Cookie Competition
December 4, 2021,  10 am–8 pm
SCERA Center for the Arts

Light Up Christmas
December 4, 2021,  7:30 pm
Covey Center for the Arts, Provo

Gingerbread Competition
December 4, 2021,  10 am–4 pm
Bountiful Davis Art Center

KUTV Holiday Pops Concert
December 4, 2021,  7:30 pm
Cottonwood High School Auditorium
5715 S 1300 E, Murray

UVU Music Presents Sounds of the Season
December 4, 2021,  7 pm
Noorda Center for the Performing Arts, Orem

Santa 5K, 10K and Half Marathon Run
December 4, 2021,  9 am
Gardner Village, West Jordan

Holiday Open House & Art Fair  Free
December 5, 2021,  10 am–5 pm
Red Butte Garden Orangerie, Salt Lake