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.

 

Oct
27
Sat
Halloween Trick or Treat Children’s Concert @ Midvalley Bible Church
Oct 27 @ 4:00 pm
Halloween Trick or Treat Children’s Concert @ Midvalley Bible Church |  |  |

The Utah Philharmonic Orchestra is having a concert and Halloween party. Come join the fun.
Do you like Halloween parties? This is the place to be.
Make sure you wear your costume and be ready to join the parade.
The orchestra is will need your help with the songs.
Have your ears open for music by John Williams, Grieg, Saint-Saens and Mussorgsky. Please don’t let the candy spoil your appetite.
Founded in 1999 as the Riverton Metropolitan Orchestra, the Utah Philharmonic Orchestra is a regional and well-developed volunteer ensemble that serves communities throughout Utah. Self-funded, this nonprofit touring orchestra is not tied politically or financially to a university, church, school, or community. The mission of the Utah Philharmonic Orchestra is to ignite musical passion and increase access to the arts in our communities through local partnerships and performances. The UPO cultivates the love of playing with musical excellence, provides powerful musical experiences, and fresh, innovative engagement. We strive to instill imagination and wonder in the hearts and minds of the next generation.
The UPO is grateful to sponsors: SL County Zoo, Arts, and Parks Program (ZAP), Utah Division of Arts & Museums, National Endowment for the Arts, Now Playing Utah, Motion Control, Wasatch Business and Technology Solutions, White Glove, and individual donors.
Date: Saturday 10/27/18
Time: 4-5pm
Location: Midvalley Bible Church
13985 S 2700W
Bluffdale, UT 84065
Tickets available at the door
Cost: $10 adults, $5 children and seniors
Website: utahphil.org
Phone: 888-239-6237

Nov
1
Thu
Goo Goo Dolls @ The Depot - Salt Lake City
Nov 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Goo Goo Dolls @ The Depot - Salt Lake City |  |  |

Alternative rock band Goo Goo Dolls makes a stop in our city to give a concert! This band’s tour celebrates the 20th anniversary of band’s album “Dizzy Up The Girl”. And they are going to play the album front to back.

Get Tickets: http://www.soundchronicle.com/tickets/Goo_Goo_Dolls_Salt_Lake_City_UT_2018-11-01_19-00

Nov
18
Sun
Royal Musings: Music by British Composers @ Libby Gardner Hall
Nov 18 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Royal Musings: Music by British Composers @ Libby Gardner Hall  |  |  |

NOVA presents British composers from different eras in this enchanting program. Music for strings by Purcell, Britten, and living composer Thomas Adès are matched with William Walton’s wildly theatrical piece for narrator and ensemble, Façade. Performers include cellist Rainer Eudeikis, pianist Jason Hardink, and Utah Symphony Associate Conductor Conner Gray Covington.

Dec
9
Sun
R/Evolution: A Millennium of Musical Revolutionaries @ 15th Street Gallery
Dec 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
R/Evolution: A Millennium of Musical Revolutionaries @ 15th Street Gallery |  |  |

In our first Gallery Series concert, we meet a millennium of musical revolutionaries, from the mystical works of medieval composer Hildegard von Bingen through Beethoven and Stravinsky to 20th century pioneers such as Florence Price, the first African-American woman to have her work performed by a major symphony orchestra.

Jan
20
Sun
Earthbound: Music by Beethoven, Tower, and more @ Libby Gardner Hall
Jan 20 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Earthbound: Music by Beethoven, Tower, and more @ Libby Gardner Hall  |  |  |

Connect with nature through music including Beethoven’s funeral music for four trombones, Elgar’s lushly pastoral Piano Quintet, and Joan Tower’s Night Fields. The Fry Street Quartet is featured with acclaimed pianist Frank Weinstock, and a pair of dancers bring life to Iranian-American composer Gity Razaz’s ballet score Chance Has Spoken.

Feb
17
Sun
Reflections: Music by Andrew Norman, Debussy, and Dvořák @ Libby Gardner Hall
Feb 17 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Reflections: Music by Andrew Norman, Debussy, and Dvořák @ Libby Gardner Hall  |  |  |

This NOVA collaboration with the Utah Symphony features their 2018-19 Composer In-Residence, Andrew Norman. Three Norman works depicting glass and mirrors are complemented by Debussy’s Sonata for Violin and Piano featuring acclaimed violinist William Hagen and Dvořák’s transcendent String Quintet, lead by violinist Kathryn Eberle.

Mar
10
Sun
Odyssey: Music by Shulamit Ran and Steve Reich @ 15th Street Gallery
Mar 10 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Odyssey: Music by Shulamit Ran and Steve Reich @ 15th Street Gallery |  |  |

Explore two important voices of contemporary music: Israeli-American Shulamit Ran and the legendary Steve Reich. Three works by Ran, including Lyre of Orpheus, will be followed by Reich’s deeply moving Different Trains for String Quartet and Tape, written to commemorate victims of the Holocaust.

Apr
28
Sun
Parallel Worlds: Music by Prokofiev, Copland, and more @ Libby Gardner Hall
Apr 28 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Parallel Worlds: Music by Prokofiev, Copland, and more @ Libby Gardner Hall  |  |  |

Guest pianist Luis Magalhães is featured in Nikolai Kapustin’s Double Concerto for Violin and Piano. This concert focused on the intersection of jazz and classical music also includes Aaron Copland’s Quiet City (featuring Lissa Stolz on English horn and Travis Peterson on trumpet) and Valerie Coleman’s Lenox Ave.

May
19
Sun
The Head and the Heart: Music by Bach, Thomas, and more @ Libby Gardner Hall
May 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Head and the Heart: Music by Bach, Thomas, and more @ Libby Gardner Hall  |  |  |

The first half of this program features works inspired by cerebral concepts: Unsuk Chin’s blazing Fantaisie mécanique, Bach’s Chaconne arranged for four cellos, and a world premiere by Augusta Read Thomas conducted by Utah Symphony Music Director Thierry Fischer. The season concludes with a thrilling performance of Mendelssohn’s heartfelt Octet for Strings, led by NOVA Music Director Madeline Adkins.