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Experience the Symphony of Canyons Christmas Spectacular
The Symphony of the Canyons invites you to enjoy musical delights at their Christmas Spectacular Festival in beautiful Kanab, Utah, on December 2-3. This amazing annual fundraising event will be held at Kanab Middle School and features a variety of performances and activities, such as a live orchestra, choir performances, ballet, a festival shopping area and more.
Symphony of the Canyons is an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization that started performing concerts over 25 years ago, and has grown to offer 10 free concerts each year for the general public. They perform to entertain local residents and visitors, and to share their love of music with others.
The Christmas Spectacular is their final concert for the year and the one fundraising event held by the Symphony of the Canyons. All proceeds allow the symphony to operate all year long and perform their many free concerts for the community.
Don’t miss this opportunity to see amazing performances by the symphony and to provide your support to this wonderful organization!
On December 2, enjoy a dinner concert at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $35 a plate. The evening includes a Houston’s prime rib dinner or Peekaboo Kitchen’s vegan dinner, as well as amazing performances by the Symphony of the Canyons and other local artists.
On December 3, come to the festival shopping area from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., for only $2 a ticket. There will be over 30 vendors selling crafts, baked goods, and other items, as well as a food court sponsored by the Symphony of the Canyons. There will be a concert in the evening at 7 p.m., for $10 a ticket.
This year, the symphony is highlighting members of the community at their performance. They will be performing excerpts from the Nutcracker featuring Red Rock Dance’s beginning ballet and pointe students, who will perform traditional dances from the ballet. Other performances include the Canyon Singers, Fabulous Crooners, Kari Worthington, Russell Wulfenstein, Red Rock Dance Children’s Choir, and KHS X-Press (Saturday concert only).
Tickets are available at Zion Pharmacy, Honey’s Marketplace, Glazier’s Family Market, or from the performing groups.
For more information about the Christmas Spectacular, call (435) 899-0530.
For more information about the Symphony of the Canyons, visit www.symphonyofthecanyons.org.
Don’t miss this amazing musical event in Kanab - Magically Unspoiled.