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.

If you are posting a class or workshop that requires registration, list just the first instance in the date and time, and include the details for subsequent classes in the description.

 

May
23
Wed
Craft Lake City & The Gateway Present: Craft Cocktail Workshop with Waterpocket Distillery @ The Gateway
May 23 @ 6:30 pm
Craft Lake City & The Gateway Present: Craft Cocktail Workshop with Waterpocket Distillery @ The Gateway |  |  |

Craft Lake City and The Gateway are pleased to present the Spring 2018 Craft Cocktail Workshop Series!

In the May 23 workshop, attendees will enjoy samples from Waterpocket Distillery, and co-owner Alan Scott will discuss the botanicals and recipes used to make their distinct liquors and liqueurs. Taking inspiration from Waterpocket’s Notom Amaro, local mixologist Natalie Hamilton will walk participants through the process of making their own at-home amaro, a deliciously bitter Italian digestif. The spirited evening will conclude with attendees crafting a flavorful cocktail showcasing their custom handmade amaro.

Pre-registration required, must be 21 or older to participate. Registration for each individual craft cocktail workshop is $55. Small bites will be provided. The craft cocktail workshops will be held at The Gateway in a space directly next to The Buckle store at 133 South Rio Grande Street, on the south end lower level of The Gateway. For parking options (not included in ticket price) please visit shopthegateway.com/visit-the-gateway/parking.

Jun
8
Fri
Ready to Hatch @ Tracy Aviary
Jun 8 @ 6:30 pm
Ready to Hatch @ Tracy Aviary |  |  |

Join us for the 10th Annual Ready to Hatch Gala, a magical evening of cocktails, gourmet dining, and avian friends!

Ready to Hatch is the season’s best party with a purpose. Join us on June 8, 2018 to relax in our lush gardens, among the sights and scents of spring while exploring the world of avian conservation.

Ready to Hatch provides over 400 guests with insights into important conservation programs that impact our local eco-systems. This event is a major source of funding for Tracy Aviary Conservation Programs, where we use research, outreach, and conservation action to protect birds and their habitats throughout Utah. By attending Ready to Hatch, you are helping us introduce more people to the wonders of the natural world, and helping to support the conservation of local avian habitats.

This night also showcases the beautiful grounds of Tracy Aviary in full bloom, complemented by live music, a silent auction, hand crafted local hors d’oeuvres and libations. Guests are greeted by avian ambassadors with unique nose-to-beak experiences as their memorable evening takes flight.

Ready to Hatch
June 8th, 2018, 21+ event
6:30 pm – 10:30 pm

TICKET OPTIONS:
$85 – Early Bird Ticket (purchased before May 1, 2018)
$100- Single Ticket
$250 – VIP Ticket (includes reserved parking, a private exhibit tour, and a champagne reception)

Can’t make it but still want to support? Donate online at tracyaviary.org/donate

Sips Under the Sea: Luau @ Loveland Living Planet Aquarium
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Sips Under the Sea: Luau @ Loveland Living Planet Aquarium |  |  |

Dive into a Pacific Island adventure at Sips Under the Sea: Luau. Enjoy traditional food, entertainment, and hula instruction. Dinner included; cash bars with beer, wine, cocktails and soda available for purchase. Reserve your spot on our website: thelivingplanet.com/sipsunderthesea

Jun
9
Sat
UMOCA Spectacle Gala: Seven Deadly Sins @ Utah Museum of Contemporary Art
Jun 9 @ 6:00 pm
UMOCA Spectacle Gala: Seven Deadly Sins @ Utah Museum of Contemporary Art |  |  |

Join UMOCA for Seven Deadly Sins, our 2018 Spectacle, where you will be mystified by tempting eats, sinful cocktails, alluring entertainment and curious procurements. UMOCA’s annual spectacle is the Museum’s largest fundraiser of the year and a party like no other.

Since its inception 87 years ago, UMOCA has challenged and delighted visitors through its delivery of the contemporary arts in the form of compelling exhibitions, vital educational programs and community enrichment. By participating in this event, you are making contemporary art and art education accessible to a diverse, growing audience. Be a part of the cultural vitality of our state and join us for a night to remember.

The spectacle begins at 6 PM with cocktails and a chance to peruse the silent auctions.

Valet parking will be provided.

Jun
13
Wed
Craft Lake City and The Gateway Present: Craft Beer Cocktails with Kiitos Brewing @ The Gateway
Jun 13 all-day
Craft Lake City and The Gateway Present: Craft Beer Cocktails with Kiitos Brewing @ The Gateway |  |  |

Craft Lake City and The Gateway are pleased to present the Spring 2018 Craft Cocktail Workshop Series!

The June 13 workshop highlights local Kiitos Brewing, a local microbrewery producing uniquely crafted beers with an emphasis on the conservation of resources. After enjoying delicious beer samples, attendees will learn about the process for making a Hops and Chamomile Simple Syrup for tasty beer cocktails. The workshop will conclude with attendees crafting their very own custom dessert drinks featuring Kiito’s Coffee Cream Ale.

Pre-registration required, must be 21 or older to participate. Registration for each individual craft cocktail workshop is $55. Small bites will be provided. The craft cocktail workshops will be held at The Gateway in a space directly next to The Buckle store at 133 South Rio Grande Street, on the south end lower level of The Gateway. For parking options (not included in ticket price) please visit shopthegateway.com/visit-the-gateway/parking.

Jun
16
Sat
Bee Fest 2018 @ Wasatch Community Gardens' Green Team Farm
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bee Fest 2018 @ Wasatch Community Gardens' Green Team Farm |  |  |

A Celebration of Pollination!
Bees, butterflies, birds and other pollinators – and the flowers they love.

Presented by CATALYST Magazine Slow Food Utah and Wasatch Community Gardens

FREE! 9am-2pm @ the Wasatch Community Gardens’ Green Team Farm: 622 W 100 S, just west of the Gateway

Workshops
Meet the Experts
Marketplace – ART, CRAFTS, etc.
Plant Sale
Entertainment
Honey-based bake sale
Honey tasting
Kids activities
Pollinator costume contest
More!

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS:
VENDORS, VOLUNTEERS, CRAFTERS, EDUCATORS, ARTISTS, ENTERTAINERS…
Email: contact@catalystmagazine.net

Jun
21
Thu
Utah Arts Festival @ Library Square
Jun 21 @ 12:00 pm – Jun 24 @ 11:00 pm
Utah Arts Festival @ Library Square |  |  |

The Utah Arts Festival brings art to life at Library Square through awe-inspiring performances, artistic expression, and surprising discoveries at the state’s largest outdoor multi-disciplinary arts event June 21-24.

The Utah Arts Festival features 160+ visual artists and 100+ performing arts groups, drawing 80,000+ participants each June to celebrate artistic expression in the heart of Salt Lake City. The Festival includes seven performing venues of top world, national and local musicians and performers and program slates in literary arts, visual arts, kids activities, dance performances, musical commissions, street theater, art & technology, urban arts, film and culinary arts. During this four-day celebration of the arts, Festival patrons will discover the sky is not the limit—courtesy of BANDALOOP.

In its 42nd year, the Utah Arts Festival welcomes BANDALOOP, an internationally renowned dance company that awakens the human spirit and activates public spaces. In what they dub vertical dance, BANDALOOP seamlessly weaves dynamic physicality, intricate choreography, and the art of climbing—by utilizing the unique curving glass façade of the Downtown Library as their stage. BANDALOOP will perform each night during the 2018 Utah Arts Festival.

Jun
30
Sat
Food Truck Face Off 2018 @ Liberty Park
Jun 30 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Food Truck Face Off 2018 @ Liberty Park |  |  |

Join us on Saturday, June 30th at Liberty Park from 4 – 10 pm as over thirty local food trucks converge for the 4th annual Food Truck Face Off for Charity. Buy tickets to purchase delicious food while supporting four local nonprofits working to end homelessness, poverty and adversity in Utah: Fourth Street Clinic, Utah Community Action, Volunteers of America-Utah and YWCA Utah.