Utah residents can register for exclusive 2014 Sundance Film Festival events and priority pass and ticket availability for the 2014 Sundance Film Festival through Oct. 9. visiting www.sundance.org/tickets , Utahns can registor for a randomly assigned timeslot to purchase their festival passes and online in October. Early registration does not guarantee an early-purchase timeslot. Ticket package descriptions are available by visiting www.sundance.org/locals . The Sundance Film Festival will run Jan 16 through Jan. 26, 2014. For more information, visit www.sundance.org.

Park City Utah Chef Mingle

Slow Food Park City will host a Park City Utah Chef Mingle at the Park City Farmers Market on Wednesday, Sept. 18, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. RSVP is required. Producers can RSVP by visiting extension.usu.edu/sustainability/htm/programs/utah-farm-chef-fork/mingle-registration. Food professionals can RSVP to Debbie Kulig by calling (916) 521-8098 or emailing debvinci@me.com .

Free Film Screening of 'Smoke Signals'

Sundance Institute will present a free screening of Chris Eyre's 1998 film "Smoke Signals," rated PG-13, in the Jim Santy Auditorium at the Park City Library and Education Center, 1255 Park Ave.


, on Thursday, Sept. 19, at 7 p.m. The film, with a screenplay written by Sherman Alexie, is about a young Native-American man named Thomas, who is a nerd in his reservation, wearing oversized glasses and telling everyone stories no one wants to hear. The screening, which is part of the 2013 One Book, One Community program, will be followed by a panel discussion with Eyre and Alexie. For more information, visit dollysbookstore.com/events/one-book-one-community-2013.

Tumbleweeds Film Festival: 'Kid Party Mix'

The Park City Film Series and the Tumble Weeds Film Festival will present a free screening of 'Kid Party Mix,' rated G, a collection of short animated films from around the world, at the Jim Santy Auditorium at the Park City Library and Education Center, 1255 Park Ave., on Saturday, Sept. 21, at 3 p.m. For more information, visit www.parkcityfilmseries.com .

Habitat for Humanity's Overall Ball

The third annual Overall Ball, presented by Habitat for Humanity of Summit and Wasatch Counties, will be held at The Yard, 1251 Kearns Blvd., on Saturday, Sept. 21, at 5:30 p.m. Individual tickets are $150. Tables of eight are $1,000. For more information, visit www.habitat-utah.org .