Scene clips for Dec. 24-26, 2014
Annual Christmas Eve Torchlight Parade at Park City Mountain Resort
Park City Mountain Resort’s annual torchlight parade and Christmas Eve celebration will be held Wednesday, Dec. 24, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Earlier in the day, Santa Claus will be seen on the slopes. Both events are free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.parkcitymountainresort.com .
Emmy Award-Winning Composer Kurt Bestor at the Egyptian Theatre
Emmy Award-winning composer and musician Kurt Bestor will present his annual, intimate Christmas Eve and Christmas concerts at the Egyptian on Wednesday, Dec. 24, and Thursday, Dec. 25, at 6 p.m. Tickets range from $29 to $50 and are available by visiting http://www.parkcityshows.com .
‘Who’s Bad? The Ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute’ at the Egyptian Theatre
The Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main St. will present "Who’s Bad, The Ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute" from Friday, Dec. 26, through Monday, Dec. 29. Curtain is 8 p.m. As the longest-running Michael Jackson tribute band, Who’s Bad has sold out nearly 50 venues in the United Kingdom including London’s O2 in December of 2010, the venue where the original King of Pop was slated to end his career with a 50-show "This Is It" concert series. Tickets range from $29 to $50 and are available by visiting http://www.parkcityshows.com .
Silver Queen Ball
The fourth annual Silver Queen Ball, a gala fundraiser for The Park City Museu, will be held on Dec. 27 at Stein Eriksen Lodge, 7700 Stein Way, at 6 p.m. The evening will feature a live auction, dinner and music performed by The Orchestra, comprised of former members of the Electric Light Orchestra. Tickets are $300 per person and are available now by visiting http://www.parkcityhistory.org.
Mothers and Daughters Community Service Opportunity
National Charity League, Inc., Summit County, will host mothers and daughters, seventh to twelfth grade, at its monthly general meeting on Jan. 11 from 3:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. at Weilenmann School of Discovery, 4199 Kilby Rd. The philanthropic organizations served are National Ability Center, Swaner EcoCenter, Christian Center and Peace House. Girls earn one hour of community service per meeting. Admission is free to prospective mother-daughter visitors and members alike. National Charity League, Inc. Summit County is the oldest and largest mother-daughter volunteer organization in the nation RSVPs are required. For more information or to RSVP, email email@example.com or call 435-962-8967.
Historian preserves Reed Smoot’s conservation efforts that led to the forming of the National Park Service.