Events

Move Over Sir: Women Working on the Railroad

This exhibit traces the contributions that women have made to the railroad industry over the past 150 years, and calls out specific women and their unique contributions to the industry.

 “Move Over, Sir!” Women Working on the Railroad is produced by the Union Pacific Railroad Museum and part of the All Aboard! Spike 150 exhibits at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center.  #Spike150

 Exhibit Open: May 2 – June 26, 2019; Mon – Thurs 9 AM – 6 PM; Fri – Sat 9 AM – 4 PM 

The Opening Reception is May 10, 6 – 8 PM

 www.culturalcelebration.org



Ogden Twilight - Dillon Francis

Ogden Twilight is back this summer with national headliners and featured local bands at the Ogden Ampitheater.  Your Ogden Twilight is also your RideUTA pass for the night.

Doors and Food Vendors open at 5pm and music begins at 6pm.

Information at ogdentwilight.com; tickets at 24tix.



11th Annual Guide Dogs of America Charity Car Show

We are pleased to announce the 11th Annual Guide Dog Charity Car Show and Benefit for Guide Dogs of America (GDA.)

The expenses of breeding, training, medical care, and housing for the dog, as well as training the recipient, are paid for entirely out of donations and exhibitions such as ours. The cost to deliver one is in excess of $42,000 per dog and so far, GDA has delivered over 2000 canine friends, free of charge to sight impaired recipients.

We are asking for your support and sponsorship for this charity event. If you could donate prizes for our raffle, or become a Car Show Sponsor, you would be helping us with our mission for this very worthy cause. There are three levels of event sponsorship outlined below, and all proceeds will benefit the GDA. Sponsorship Levels: (Silver $100) (Gold $300) (Platinum $500/Double Platinum $1000 or more): Each Silver Sponsor receives a Wall Plaque. Each Gold Sponsor receives a Wall Plaque, and your name or business name on the Car Show Sponsor List that will be distributed at the show. Each Platinum or Double Platinum Sponsor receives a Wall Plaque, your name or business name on the Car Show Sponsor List, on the Car Show Banner, and can proudly display their own Banner at the Car Show. GDA is an International Guiding Eyes program, which is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit charitable organization and your gift would be tax deductible (GDA Federal ID# 95-1586088).

Visit the Guide Dogs of America website at: http://www.guidedogsofamerica.org/



West Side Story

The Grand Theater presents West Side Story, book by Arthur Laurents, music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim May 16 – June 8, 2019 with performances Wednesday through Saturday at 7:30 PM with matinees on Saturday at  2:00 PM.

Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is transported to 1950’s New York City as two young lovers find themselves caught between warring street gangs. Their struggle to survive in a world of hate, violence and prejudice is one of the most innovative, heart-wrenching and relevant musical dramas of our time.

Tickets are $17-$23 and are available at 801-957-3322 or GrandTheatreCompany.com. Junior high and high school students get 1 free ticket with their school ID.

 Musical Rating: PG for Mature Themes



49th World Congress on Advanced Nursing Research

We are taking opportunity by inviting you all and welcome to join our 49th World Congress on Advanced Nursing Research during June 10-11, 2019 at Berlin, Germany with a theme “Focusing on Novel Strategies in Nursing Research” Nursing Research 2019 will focus on educational advanced nursing research directed towards its impact on clinical practice and outcomes, through oral and poster presentations, educational workshop sessions, and influential plenary presentations. Attendees will be provided with the tools to enhance nursing research education programs to make education more effective in nursing practice. The Nursing Research Conferences is a platform for nursing students, faculty, deans, researchers, and leaders to collaborate on topics affecting nursing education. Conference website: https://nursingresearch.nursingmeetings.com/



The Spike at 150: Myths and Realities

The Brigham City Museum of Art and History is presenting the exhibition The Spike at 150: Myths and Realities to celebrate the sesquicentennial of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad. The exhibition will explore the history of the building of the railroad, the legends around it, and how history is done. The exhibition opens March 23 and continues through June 15. 

Admission is free.Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday.

On April 20 at 3 p.m., artist Zhi Lin will give a talk about his art. On May 4 at 3 p.m., the Old Glory Vintage Dancers will demonstrate and provide instruction of historical dancing. On June 10, the museum will be open 6 to 9 p.m. with a historical fashion show of 18th to 20th century clothing at 6:30 p.m.

For further information, visit www.brighamcitymuseum.org or phone 435-226-1439.



5th Annual Utah Blues Festival

The 5th Annual Utah Blues Festival (#UBF) is the signature fundraising event for the 501(c)(3) non-profit Utah Blues Society. Friday, June 14 (5 - 10 p.m.) and Saturday June 15, 2019 (noon - 10 p.m.), at the Gallivan Center in downtown Salt Lake City. See UtahBluesFest.org and https://www.facebook.com/utahbluesfestival/ Sponsored in part by KRCL.



5th Annual Utah Blues Festival

The 5th Annual Utah Blues Festival (#UBF) is the signature fundraising event for the 501(c)(3) non-profit Utah Blues Society. Friday, June 14 (5 - 10 p.m.) and Saturday June 15, 2019 (noon - 10 p.m.), at the Gallivan Center in downtown Salt Lake City.

See UtahBluesFest.org and https://www.facebook.com/utahbluesfestival/ Sponsored in part by KRCL.



Zhi Lin: Tracing Chinese Workers' Footsteps to Promontory Summit

The Brigham City Museum of Art and History is presenting the exhibition Zhi Lin: Tracing Chinese Workers' Footsteps to Promontory Summit to celebrate the sesquicentennial of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad. The exhibition features sketches and paintings by Zhi Lin, an internationally-acclaimed artist.

The exhibition opens March 23 and continues through June 15. Admission is free. The museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday.

On April 20 at 3 p.m., artist Zhi Lin will give a talk about his art. On May 4 at 3 p.m., the Old Glory Vintage Dancers will demonstrate and provide instruction of historical dancing. On June 10, the museum will be open 6 to 9 p.m. with a historical fashion show of 18th to 20th century clothing at 6:30 p.m.

For further information, visit www.brighamcitymuseum.org or phone 435-226-1439



Move Over Sir: Women Working on the Railroad

This exhibit traces the contributions that women have made to the railroad industry over the past 150 years, and calls out specific women and their unique contributions to the industry.

 “Move Over, Sir!” Women Working on the Railroad is produced by the Union Pacific Railroad Museum and part of the All Aboard! Spike 150 exhibits at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center.  #Spike150

 Exhibit Open: May 2 – June 26, 2019; Mon – Thurs 9 AM – 6 PM; Fri – Sat 9 AM – 4 PM 

The Opening Reception is May 10, 6 – 8 PM

 www.culturalcelebration.org