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.**
International pianist, Julian Gargiulo, will be performing “Roll Over Beethoven” at Libby Gardner Hall, Saturday, February 7th at 7PM. Julian’s performance’s blend together a mix of classical masterpieces, his own tango transcriptions and original jazz-influenced compositions. Through an informal style of presenting classical music, Julian transmits a unique concert experience the whole family will enjoy.
Concert proceeds go toward supporting the Mundi Project’s Piano Bank program as well as the University of Utah Piano Outreach program.
Tickets are available from $6-$15 at www.thesugarspace.com.
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.
Director: David Fullmer
Dinner and Dancing; 6p, Dancing; 7:30p
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.
Conductor: David Fullmer
Matinee Feb 18; 12:30p
The 6th Annual Samba Queen Contest, a Brazilian dance party and competition. Come watch Utah’s hottest Samba dancers compete for the title of Rainha Do Samba, Queen Of Samba! Live Brazilian music starts at 8:00pm, dance competition starts at 9:00pm. LIVE BRAZILIAN MUSIC AND DANCING FOR ALL – THIS IS NOT A SIT-DOWN EVENT! Dancers get two minutes on stage with a live Brazilian drumline. 1st Place Winner, named “Samba Queen” will receive a $200 cash prize. Two runners-up, named “Samba Princess” and “Passista Especial” will receive gift baskets with goodies from local businesses. Homens e mulheres podem competir pelo titulo (Men and women are welcome to compete for the title) Competition open to ALL – costumes are available to rent. Please send request to firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in entering.
VIP Tables seat four and are available for $200. ($50 per person). VIP Tables come with private drink service, a great view of the stage, and VIP treatment. Send email to email@example.com to reserve your spot.
For more information on how you can help determine this year’s Samba Queen, visit SambaFogo.com. All proceeds from this event benefit Samba Fogo, a non-profit cultural arts charitable organization.
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.
Exult in Poulenc’s masterwork of unmistakable quirkiness and vivacity, music bordering on the sacrilegious but gorgeous and soul affirming nonetheless.
Symphony Orchestra, Men’s Choir, Women’s Choir, Westlake High School Choirs & Westlake Chamber Orchestra
Conductors: Reed Criddle, Cheung Chau, Cherilyn Worthen & Maureen Hatch
Were you born too late? If so, go back in time and experience the most important and influential American popular songs of the 20th century. Tap your toes down memory lane as we swing between the 1920s and the 1950s, and remember again why these songs have enduring popularity.
Director: David Fullmer