Our Community Calendar is a resource we offer to all qualified nonprofits. Community Calendar events are highlighted live, on-air throughout the day on KCPW. Featured events are chosen at random. You will also find all current Community Calendar events listed here at kcpw.org.

PLEASE NOTE: Our Community Calendar now also has a physical home. Following the criteria listed below, bring professional materials (no handwritten signs please) promoting your event to the KCPW studios at 210 East 400 South, Suite 10. We’ll happily hang them in our window for all Library Square traffic to see.

To submit an event to the Community Calendar, the event must meet the following criteria:

  • The event must take place in Utah.
  • The organization promoting the event  must be a qualified 501 (c) (3) charity or political subdivision.
  • The event cannot promote a religious organization or individual.

If your event meets these criteria, click “Post Your Event” below. Include your contact information in case we have any questions. Otherwise, your event may not get published.

KCPW would like to encourage you to make the most of your post by adding a featured image and links to your organization.  Utilize the provided field boxes (i.e. location, ticket information) to display information as accurately and quickly as possible.  Please do not submit duplicate postings for the same event.

**Please submit requests at least 10-14 days before your event – event listings read  on-air are chosen at random, at least two weeks prior to the event.**

 

Dec
6
Sat
Winter Market @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center
Dec 6 @ 9:00 am – Dec 6 @ 5:00 pm
Winter Market @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center

The Cultural Center is proud to announce the 8th annual Winter Market. The market will showcase Utah’s finest handcrafted arts & ethnic products, live music & dance performances, and the Trees of Diversity exhibit. Family-friendly, exciting arts experiences will complement the festive environment.

Come in from the cold and experience the holiday spirit at the Cultural Center. Find the perfect give for your loved-one at one of over 35 artist booths. A number of non-profit arts organizations will also be on hand. Enjoy special hand-made gifts and an elaborate Christmas environment featuring cultural entertainment from around the world. Support local arts and artists!

Vivaldi by Candlelight- A UCCD Benefit Concert @ First Presbyterian Church
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm
Vivaldi by Candlelight- A UCCD Benefit Concert @ First Presbyterian Church | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

The Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy (UCCD) presents the 32nd Anniversary Vivaldi by Candlelight Benefit Concert, Saturday, December 6th, 2014, 8:00 PM at the First Presbyterian Church in Salt Lake City. As Utah’s only “all Baroque” concert it has long been a beloved fixture of the holiday season.

Please join us for one of Utah’s most beloved holiday concerts and support the Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy. This annual fundraising event highlights the music of the Baroque and features Utah’s finest musicians and guest soloists. Acclaimed musician, composer and author, Gerald Elias will once again take the podium as Music Director for this year’s concert.

UCCD is honored to welcome harpsichordist Mark Kroll as this year’s guest soloist. Mr. Kroll has been acclaimed as one of the world’s leading harpsichordists and fortepianists. During a career spanning more than forty years, he has performed on four continents, winning critical praise for his expressive playing and virtuosity. He has appeared with noted soloists and ensembles, played under the batons of conductors such as Seiji Ozawa, Sir Simon Rattle, James Levine, Kurt Masur and Charles Dutoit, and has served as harpsichordist for the Boston Symphony since 1979.

Contact the Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy at (801) 832-3270 with questions.

Dec
8
Mon
Toot Suites @ UVU Sorensen Center Grande Ballroom
Dec 8 @ 6:30 pm
Toot Suites @ UVU Sorensen Center Grande Ballroom | Orem | Utah | United States

Indulge your musical sweet tooth with a delicious selection of some of the greatest suites ever written to satisfy your musical palette. Beware of cavities!
Wind Symphony
Conductor: David Fullmer

Dec
10
Wed
Chamber Music Series @ Utah Museum of Fine Arts
Dec 10 @ 6:00 pm
Chamber Music Series @ Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Experience the harmonious convergence of music and art as students from the University of Utah School of Music perform in the galleries of the UMFA.

Dec
12
Fri
Bitter for Sweet @ Heritage High School Performing Arts Center
Dec 12 – Dec 13 all-day
Bitter for Sweet @ Heritage High School Performing Arts Center | Provo | Utah | United States

Relish the Symphony Orchestra and the Opera together for the first time, in a fully staged performance of opera, operetta and musical theater’s most famous scenes. Get into the holiday spirit with your favorite joyful and festive works to celebrate the holidays.
Opera & Symphony Orchestra
Artistic Director: Tyler Nelson
Conductor: Cheung Chau

Dec
14
Sun
NOVA Chamber Music Series Presents: Russian Greats and Moldovan Musings @ Libby Gardner Concert Hall, University of Utah School of Music
Dec 14 @ 2:00 pm
NOVA Chamber Music Series Presents: Russian Greats and Moldovan Musings @ Libby Gardner Concert Hall, University of Utah School of Music

Cellist Matthew Zalkind, Salt Lake City native and finalist of the Tchaikovsky Competition, performs Rachmaninoff’s glorious Cello Sonata. Members of the Utah Symphony horn section present a fabulous reading of Tcherepnin’s exquisite horn quartets, while former NOVA Artistic Director Barbara Ann Scowcroft plays Stravinsky’s virtuosic Divertimento. Music by Utah composer Igor Iachimciuc adds a vibrant and singular musical perspective to this event.

Jan
11
Sun
NOVA Chamber Music Series Presents: Contemplations of the Beyond @ Libby Gardner Concert Hall, University of Utah School of Music
Jan 11 @ 2:00 pm
NOVA Chamber Music Series Presents: Contemplations of the Beyond @ Libby Gardner Concert Hall, University of Utah School of Music

This NOVA event gathers three sublime musical expressions of spirituality and devotion: Mormon Tabernacle organist Richard Elliot performs Bach’s stunning Passacaglia and Fugue in C Minor, the marvelous Choristers of the Madeleine Choir School sing Gregorian Chant, and celebrated soprano Tony Arnold returns to NOVA for Olivier Messiaen’s poignant song cycle, Harawi.

Feb
3
Tue
NOVA Chamber Music Series Presents: Late Beethoven and Post-Minimalism @ Libby Gardner Concert Hall
Feb 3 @ 6:30 pm
NOVA Chamber Music Series Presents: Late Beethoven and Post-Minimalism @ Libby Gardner Concert Hall

The incredible musicians of the Fry Street Quartet perform one of Beethoven’s final string quartets, while six percussionists perform Michael Gordon’s unforgettable post-minimalist tour de force, Timber.

Feb
13
Fri
Spring Choral Showcase @ St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral
Feb 13 @ 6:30 pm
Spring Choral Showcase @ St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral | Orem | Utah | United States

Rejoice with our Choirs the coming of Spring in the warmth of the St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church.
Chamber Choir, Men’s Choir, Women’s Choir & Concert Choir
Conductor: Reed Criddle & Cherilyn Worthen

Feb
14
Sat
Valentine’s Day at the Rainbow Room @ UVU Sorensen Center Grande Ballroom
Feb 14 @ 5:00 pm
Valentine's Day at the Rainbow Room @ UVU Sorensen Center Grande Ballroom | Orem | Utah | United States

Swing back in time to the Big Band era and dance the night away with your sweetheart. Feast on a delicious dinner and then party to the music of the golden age. If you prefer to just dance, indulge yourself with the dessert buffet and the marvelous music. Special appearance by members of the UVU Ballroom Dance Team.
Jazz Ensembles
Director: David Fullmer
Dinner and Dancing; 6p, Dancing; 7:30p

Feb
18
Wed
Dr. Calamari and the (Mad) Science of Music @ UVU Ragan Theater
Feb 18 @ 6:30 pm
Dr. Calamari and the (Mad) Science of Music @ UVU Ragan Theater | Orem | Utah | United States

Permit Dr. Calamari to bounce you through a mad scientist’s attempt to explain exactly what music is – and is not! You will leave more confused than ever because of his madcap fun and maddening antics. The Wind Symphony’s second annual concert for kids will edify and educate while you laugh yourself silly.
Wind Symphony
Conductor: David Fullmer
Matinee Feb 18; 12:30p

Feb
23
Mon
Percussion UVU Features the Drum Set @ UVU Ragan Theater
Feb 23 @ 6:30 pm
Percussion UVU Features the Drum Set @ UVU Ragan Theater | Orem | Utah | United States

When you think of percussion, what comes to mind? You probably first picture the drum set. We are running with that image and will, quite simply, ROCK OUT.
Percussion UVU
Director: Doug Smith

Feb
24
Tue
Concerto Side by Side @ UVU Ragan Theater
Feb 24 @ 6:30 pm
Concerto Side by Side @ UVU Ragan Theater | Orem | Utah | United States

Once again thrill to our annual concerto competition concert featuring accomplished young soloists of the UVU Music Department. We mix and mingle talented young musicians from Utah Valley area schools.
Symphony Orchestra & High School Orchestra
Conductor: Cheung Chau

Feb
28
Sat
Peaks Jazz Festival Concert @ UVU Ragan Theater
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm
Peaks Jazz Festival Concert @ UVU Ragan Theater

What is jazz? “If you gotta ask, you’ll never know,” said Louis Armstrong. Come and learn for yourself at the annual Peaks Jazz Festival Concert. You will leave saying, “now that’s jazz!”
Sonic Exchange & Jazz Ensemble
Directors: Caleb Chapman & David Fullmer

Mar
1
Sun
NOVA Chamber Music Series Presents: An Afternoon of Serenades @ Libby Gardner Concert Hall, University of Utah School of Music
Mar 1 @ 2:00 pm
NOVA Chamber Music Series Presents: An Afternoon of Serenades @ Libby Gardner Concert Hall, University of Utah School of Music

Violinist Kathryn Eberle leads a world-class ensemble of Utah musicians in two luminous serenades by Mozart and Brahms. This event includes a rarely heard reconstruction of Brahms’ Serenade No. 1 in its original instrumentation for nine instruments. NOVA continues to explore the music of Utah composer Morris Rosenzweig with the premiere of his new string trio.