Wednesday , November 30, 2016 - 12:00 PM
FRIDAY, Dec. 2
CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE — Meet Mr. and Mrs. Claus, 6-9 p.m., Crossroads Christian Fellowship, 789 2nd St., Ogden. Event includes activities for children, storytime with Santa, cookie decorating and making Christmas ornaments. Light refreshments will be served. FREE.
‘THE REDUXNUT-CRACKER’ PERFORMANCE — Odyssey Dance Theatre presents the original Tchaikovsky score re-imagined and arranged in a pop/hip-hop style, 7:30 p.m., Austad Auditorium, Browning Center, Weber State University, 3848 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. Repeat performance on Saturday, Dec. 3. odysseydance.com for tickets, discounts, show information. 801-626-8500. $20-$40.
‘THE NUTCRACKER BALLET’ PERFORMANCE — Featuring the Julie Moffitt Ballet School’s 12th season in Ogden, 7 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden. Repeat performances on Saturday, Dec. 3 and Monday, Dec. 5. Those younger than age 2 cannot attend. smithstix.com or www.jmballetschool.com. 801-689-8700. $9-$14.
SATURDAY, Dec. 3
CHRISTMAS KALEIDOSCOPE — Ogden Concert Band performs Christmas classics, 7:30 p.m., Allred Auditorium, Browning Center, Weber State University, 3848 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. FREE.
HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE — Event includes shopping, local artisan fair and bake sale, crafts for kids, more, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden. FREE.
ANNUAL HOLIDAY FESTIVAL — Face painting, photos with Santa, ice show, skating open to the public, 6-10 p.m., Utah Olympic Oval, 5662 S. Cougar Lane (4800 West), Kearns. utaholympiclegacy.org. 801-968-6825. FREE-$5.
SUNDAY, Dec. 4
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA FUNDRAISER — 9 a.m., ParkStone Wood Kitchen, 905 W. Promontory (in Station Park), Farmington. Space is limited. RSVP, 801-451-9800. $7.99. $2 will benefit The Utah Cancer Specialists.
UTAH WINTER FAIRE — Indoor Renaissance faire featuring history, fantasy, steampunk and more, noon, Davis County Legacy Events Center, 151 S. 1100 West, Farmington. 801-451-4080. FREE-$35.
‘DIARY OF A WORM, A SPIDER, AND A FLY’ PERFORMANCE — A children’s musical adventure that looks at the world from a bug’s perspective, 3 p.m., Upstairs Theatre, Salt Lake Acting Company, 168 W. 500 North, Salt Lake City. 801-363-7522. $15-$25.
MONDAY, Dec. 5
STRING PROJECT AND OGDEN YOUTH ORCHESTRA CONCERT — Ogden’s most aspiring young musicians take center stage, 7:30 p.m., Austad Theater, Browning Center, Weber State University, 3848 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. firstname.lastname@example.org. FREE.
‘REJOICE & BE MERRY’ CHRISTMAS CONCERT — Barlow Bradford will lead the choir and orchestra, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, 1375 Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City. All will enjoy refreshments in the Bastian Atrium at the conclusion. utahchamberartists.org. 801-572-2010. $10-$17.50.
PUZZLERS CLUB — Jigsaw and word puzzles for all ages and abilities, 6 p.m., Weber County Library’s Pleasant Valley branch, 5568 Adams Ave. Parkway, Washington Terrace. FREE.
TUESDAY, Dec. 6
KIDS AND CHRISTMAS BENEFIT CONCERT — An evening of family Christmas entertainment with singing and dancing, 7 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden. Proceeds will go to the Weber-Morgan Children’s Justice Center. smithstix.com. 801-689-8700. $10-$15.
DAVIS MASTER CHORALE CHRISTMAS CONCERT — “Sing with Joy,” 7 p.m., Layton High School’s auditorium, 440 Lancer Lane (Wasatch Drive) Layton. 801-593-0274. FREE.
MAKING YOUR OWN SEASONAL CARDS — For adults; give your friends and family a keepsake to remember the occasion, 7 p.m. Weber County Library’s Southwest branch, 2039 W. 4000 South, Roy. FREE.
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 7
‘AROUND THE WORLD’ DISCUSSION — Holidays around the world from late November to early January, noon-1:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, Weber State University, 3848 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. email@example.com or 801-626-6957. FREE.
WILD WEDNESDAY: ANIMAL AUTOGRAPHS — Test your nature detective skills and hunt down animal clues from tracks and scat to feathers and fur, 3:45-4:15 p.m., Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden. Dress for the weather. Meet at the visitors center. $3-$5.
ABSOLUDICROUS IMPROV SHOW — Utah-based traveling troupe members have performed along the Wasatch Front, 7 p.m., Weber County Library’s Southwest branch, 2039 W. 4000 South, Roy. FREE.
THURSDAY, Dec. 8
MARK KOZELEK IN CONCERT — Known for his latest album “Mark Kozelek Sings Favorites,” with special guest Lisa Mac, 8 p.m., The State Room, 638 S. State St., Salt Lake City. Doors open at 7 p.m. Must be at least age 21. 1-800-501-2885. $25.
CIRQUE MUSICA HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR — Feats of grace and skill to the tune of holiday favorites played by the Utah Symphony, 7:30 p.m., Austad Auditorium, Browning Center, Weber State University, 3848 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. $15-$36, at 801-399-9214, www.symphonyballet.org or at the Ogden Symphony Ballet office, 638 E. 26th St., Ogden.
TOWNE SINGERS CHRISTMAS CONCERT — Featuring “Carols of Joy,” 7 p.m., Logan Tabernacle, 50 N. Main St., Logan. FREE.
FRIDAY, Dec. 9
DAC THE HALLS CHRISTMAS CONCERT — Featuring David Archuleta and Nathan Pacheco, 7 p.m., Layton High School’s auditorium, 440 Wasatch Drive, Layton. Repeat performances at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10. $25-$60 at tickets.davisarts.org or 801-546-8575.
‘JINGLE JACKS and 5 CAROLS’ ON STAGE — Depicts four fun-loving lumberjacks living in Northern Canada and a one-act musical comedy about five women named Carol, 7:30 p.m., Hopebox Theatre, 1700 S. Frontage Road, Kaysville. www.hopeboxtheatre.com. 801-451-5259. $10-$15.
ENJOY THE LAUGHS — Featuring Todd Johnson, second-place winner in the Mile High Comedy Competition, 8 p.m., Wiseguys Comedy Club, 269 Historic 25th St., Ogden. Repeat performance Saturday, Dec. 10. 801-622-5588. $12.
SATURDAY, Dec. 10
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA FUNDRAISER — Breakfast, 9-10:30 a.m.; brunch, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Historic Ben Lomond Hotel, 2510 Washington Blvd., Ogden. Event includes games, train ride, a short movie, annual bell and toy, followed by a Christmas Village scavenger hunt. Proceeds benefit Christmas Village. Reservations, 801-629-8214. $20.
WSU MEN’S BASKETBALL VS. WEST COAST BAPTIST — 7 p.m., Dee Events Center, Weber State University, 3848 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. weberstatetickets.com or 801-626-8500. FREE-$26.
LIVING GREEN ORNAMENTS — Learn how to build terrarium ornaments, noon-2 p.m., Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden. Space is limited. Preregistration is required by Thursday, Dec. 8. Reservations, 801-621-7595. Those younger than age 16 must be accompanied by a participating adult. $10-$12.
SUNDAY, Dec. 11
FANTASY AT THE BAY CHRISTMAS LIGHTS — Check out the holiday lights display at Willard Bay State Park and enjoy holiday music, food, more, 6 a.m.-10 p.m., 900 W. 650 North, Willard. 435-734-9494. $15.
HOLIDAY ICE RINK — Bundle up and glide on the ice, noon-6 p.m., Station Park, 320 N. Station Parkway, Farmington. $4-$6.
HARDWARE RANCH SLEIGH RIDE — Here’s an opportunity to get up close to wild Rocky Mountain elk on a horse-drawn sleigh, 10 a.m., Hardware Ranch, Blacksmith Fork Canyon Road, U.S. 101, Hyrum. FREE-$5.
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