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January 20, 2007
Kids fest, too
The Canyons Resort and Nickelodeon are teaming up to bring a special "kids-only" screening of "The Naked Brothers Band Movie." The free preview will be at The Canyons Grand Summit Hotel from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Kokopelli Ballroom. "The Naked Brothers Band Movie" was created and directed by Emmy nominee Polly Draper. The film was inspired by and stars her two sons, Nat and Alex Wolff, who formed a real-life band while still in preschool. The tale chronicles their world-famous rock group, their fame, friendship, temporary break-up and adolescent experiences. There are many events leading up to the screening. From noon to 12:30 p.m., kids can meet SpogeBob SquarePants and Dora The Explorer costume characters at the Red Pine Lodge at mid-mountain. From 2 to 2:30 p.m., costume characters will appear at the base of the Flight of The Canyons Gondola where they will be joined by SpongeBob’s pal, Patrick. Pick Boy will be signing autographs in The Grand Summit Hotel’s Mezzanine Lobby. There will also be hands-on demos of Nick Themed THQ PS3 video games and "Naked Brothers Band" music videos will be screened.
Funk band to hit the slopes
Saturday, the Park City Mountain Resort presents Music on the Mountain, featuring the hip-hop-salsa-funk band "Ozomalti" from 3 to 7 p.m. The concert takes place in the Resort’s Base Area Plaza and is free to the public. Deejay Kimyon will start the music at 3 p.m. The resort will also host an Amstel Light fondue tasting in Legends Bar and Grill, where chef Jake Linzinmeir will debut his beer fondue appetizer featuring Amstel Light Beer. The fondue tasting will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis from 2 to 5 p.m. Expanded Park City Transit bus service will be available on the day of the concert as parking will be limited. For more information, call (800) 222-PARK or visit parkcitymountain.com.
Park City Gallery Stroll cancelled
The Park City Gallery Stroll this month will be cancelled due to the Sundance Film Festival. The Gallery Stroll will return to its regular schedule with a stroll and live music Feb. 23. Call (435) 649-8882 for more information.
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Volunteer time with Arts-Kids
Arts-Kids is seeking volunteers to help with program preparation and assistance. Adult volunteers are also needed for helping with after-school programs for the rest of this semester and next semester which will begin Jan. 29 and continue for 10 weeks. Volunteers unable to commit to the program, but are interested in supporting Arts-Kids can contribute by helping spring and summer fundraisers. For further information and interview, please call Pat at (435)615-7878.
Vertical vibe event gets G Love and Special Sauce
The Canyons Resort and So Board Events is pleased to announce G. Love & Special Sauce for the 4th annual Vertical Vibe on Monday, Jan. 22, 2007. Due to family reasons original performer Howie Day is unable to attend this years Vertical Vibe and has asked his close friends G. Love & Special Sauce to step in for him, the resort reported.
G. Love & Special Sauce blends hip hop and blues. The unique sound of G. Love & Special Vertical Vibe is a yearly event at The Canyons and brings some of the best musical talent in the industry to Park City for a free concert.
Tickets are not required and this concert that takes place in the Resort Village is free and open to the general public.
The event kicks off at 7:00pm with a huge fireworks display. Guests must arrive early, park in the Cabriolet parking lot, then ride up the Cabriolet into the Resort Village. The Cabriolet will be open until 10:00pm to bring guests back to their cars.
Sauce is bound to produce an unforgettable evening.