Advocacy Bootcamp: How to Turn Your Passion Into Action

This 5-part Advocacy Bootcamp will demystify the political and elections systems and teach Utahns from both sides of the aisle how to embrace advocacy in order to confidently and meaningfully engage the politics that impact their lives and truly be a part of representative government. This workshop includes five 2-hour sessions over the course of five weeks. Through insider stories, panel discussions, group exercises, and fun assignments, participants will learn how to turn their personal passion into political engagement. In this workshop, you will learn how to: • Identify your political passions and find your own best way to articulate your positions. • Utilize the power of messaging, messengers and different communication styles and tips to influence opinion. • Understand Utah’s political elections and political party systems and how to participate in them. • Network and develop valuable connections. • Craft a plan of action to achieve your political and advocacy goals

Registration is required to attend Advocacy Bootcamp. Space is limited, so be sure to get your tickets today!.Details online: Early bird pricing is in effect until August 8. After that tickets are $125. Inquire about discounts for groups of 3 or more and scholarships by emailing Inquire about discounts for YWCA members by sending an email to

Bastard Sons of Johnny Cash

Described by Rolling Stone as "pure Americana heart and soul", The Bastard Sons of Johnny Cash are the voice and vision of songwriter Mark Stuart. Since forming the band in 1995, he's performed with most every major artist in the Country and Americana music community. Stuart was personally given permission to use the band's name by Johnny Cash himself.

Gary Clark Jr.

Downtown Salt Lake Farmers Market

The Downtown Farmers Market is proud to enter its 28th year as Salt Lake City's most beloved summer tradition for residents and visitors. The Downtown Farmers Market exists to strengthen and support small local farms and businesses as they bring their products directly to the public. Our farmers and producers offer the freshest local fruits and vegetables as well as a wide variety of grass-fed meats, eggs, dairy, honey, and flora, along with the region's best locally made sauces, spreads, baked goods and culinary accouterments.

The Farmers Market runs from June 8th to October 19th

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Squeeze - The Songbook Tour with Special Guest X

Join us this summer for the Deer Valley Concert Series, presented by Deer Valley Resort in conjunction with The State Room Presents. This vibrant and energizing series will welcome new artists to the stage of the Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, bringing the mountains to life.

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Intro to Hand-Painted Backdrops

Ultraviolet Studios, “Introduction to Painted Backdrops” is a beginning workshop that will guide you through a step-by-step process of creating a painted backdrop that is exclusively yours. By providing all necessary supplies, tools, and tips in a welcoming atmosphere of experimentation, you will be free to explore the techniques and nuances of this historic medium (we will even clean up your mess when you’re done)! This intimate course (only 6 seats available) is created for the photographer who seeks an increased professional mastery recognizing that custom creative assets are necessary to curating an impactful, fine-art portfolio.

Squatters 30th Anniversary Beer Fest

Come celebrate 30 years of being Still Good For What Ales You with Squatters Craft Beers and other local Utah breweries! Featuring the best Utah's craft brewing industry has to offer, General Admission tickets include sampling at every participating brewery, with VIP upgrades available.

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Great Peacock / King Cardinal / The Pour

Volunteer Usher Salt Lake County Arts and Culture

Join us for an orientation to learn how you can become a volunteer usher at Abravanel Hall, Capitol Theatre, Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center and Eccles Theater. When you usher, you’ll enjoy performances by Ballet West, Utah Symphony, Utah Opera, Repertory Dance Theatre, Ririe Woodbury Dance Company, Plan-B Theatre Company, as well as national acts presented by Live at the Eccles and Broadway Across America.

Go online to fill out a volunteer application, then pick a date for the orientation:

Downtown Salt LakeTuesday Harvest Market

Join us every Tuesday in August and September for a mini-market! From 4-8:00 PM at Pioneer Park, shop for produce, artisan foods and arts and crafts. It may be smaller than the Saturday market, but it’s certainly just as fun!