Enjoy the season with the arts

November 20 2023

Look no further than the University of Utah campus to add a touch of art to this festive season –– from markets supporting local artists to concerts full of holiday flair –– we have got you covered all month long. Grab a friend (or a few) and join us! 


Holiday Art Sale
Department of Art & Art History 
December 6 - 9 
Gittins Gallery

Prints, ceramics, drawings, and paintings
Help support student clubs this season!

UMFA Holiday Market
Utah Museum of Fine Arts
Saturday & Sunday, December 2 - 3
9a - 5p

The Annual UMFA Holiday Market offers the ideal shopping experience — one-of-a-kind purchases that support both local artists and the work we do at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts, all in a festive atmosphere.

Concerts & Plays

U Opera: Amahl and the Night Visitors & Christmas Carol w/Salt Lake Symphony
SLC Grand Theatre 
November 30 - December 2 
7:30 p.m.
Dec. 2 | Matinee 2 p.m.
Tickets here

Pioneer Theatre Company: "Christmas In Connecticut"
Pioneer Theatre Company presents a new musical adaptation of the classic 1945 Warner Brothers film, "Christmas in Connecticut." Don't miss your chance to see a new holiday musical classic— a 2023 US Holiday Exclusive!

Pioneer Memorial Theatre
Dec 1 - 16 | various showtimes
Tickets here

UtahPresents: “The Lower Lights” Christmas Concert
Don’t miss the festive sounds of The Lower Lights, bringing irreverent and rollicking holiday fun to Kingsbury Hall once again. They’re serving up a mix of classic Christmas favorites and some surprise tunes that are sure to become new favorites. With their infectious energy and playful spirit, The Lower Lights will have you tapping your toes and singing along in no time.

Kingsbury Hall
Dec 6 - 9 at 7pm
Tickets here

University Choirs  
Libby Gardner Concert Hall
December 7

Early Music Ensemble
Thompson Chamber Music Hall
December 9
4 p

Flute Choir
Dumke Recital Hall
December 10
4 p

Sundays@7: Faculty Showcase
Libby Gardner Concert Hall
December 10 
7 p

Oratorio Society of Utah Presents Handel's Messiah 108th Year
Libby Gardner Concert Hall
December 11