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"Locally Made, Locally Played" is the latest, combined venture from THE BLOCKS and Utah Arts Alliance. This live, weekly radio broadcast features some of Salt Lake City’s great musicians, artists, and performers.

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How the State of Utah is Helping Art Thrive  

No doubt, resilient is an apt descriptor for the United States’ oldest state-funded arts council—the Utah Division of Arts & Museums (which was founded in 1899, just three years after Utah became a state). But it’s also true that 2020 presented what were likely some of the most difficult challenges ever faced by this 122-year-old […]

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A Safe Sayonara to 2020

We get it. After celebrating Hanukkah, Christmas or Kwanzaa under the veil of the coronavirus, you may be tempted to ignore New Year’s Eve altogether. But we submit that the end of this crazy, stressful and sometimes terrifying year is worth marking. This is why THE BLOCKS, The Downtown Alliance and The Gateway have teamed […]

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Eight Last Minute Gift Ideas from THE BLOCKS

Here comes the question we’re all dreading at this time of the year: is your holiday shopping done yet? Yeah, we’re not done either. This year, instead of surfing online and then crossing your fingers those gifts will arrive by December 24, why not head downtown and get them something they really want? Following are […]

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The Downtown Dinner and a Show Goes On

For many Utahns, packing into one of THE BLOCKS’ amazing performance venues to see the Utah Symphony, Ballet West, the Tabernacle Choir or Kurt Bestor is a beloved annual tradition. But even though most downtown Salt Lake stages remain dark for now, thanks to the internet, THE BLOCKS’ holiday show goes on. (Take that 2020!) […]

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Jan 23

Little Big Town: Nightfall Tour

Presented by Live at the Eccles at The Eccles Theater

Rescheduled: January 22 & 23, 2021

Feb 12
Feb 20

Romeo and Juliet

Presented by Ballet West at Capitol Theatre

Feb 19
Feb 21

Shen Yun 2020 World Tour -Rescheduled

Presented by San Francisco Falun Buddha Study Association at The Eccles Theater

Rescheduled from Feb/March 2020

Feb 25
Mar 07


Presented by Plan-B Theatre Company at Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center

Mar 05
Mar 06

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows™ in Concert

Presented by Utah Symphony at Abravanel Hall

Apr 09
Apr 17


Presented by Ballet West at Capitol Theatre

Apr 10

Impractical Jokers “The Scoopski Potatoes Tour”- RESCHEDULED

Presented by Vivint Smart Home Arena at Vivint Smart Home Arena

NEW DATE: Apr 10, 2021 • 7:30 PM

Apr 15
Apr 25


Presented by Plan-B Theatre Company at Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center

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