Park City Film: The Last Black Man in San Francisco
Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sunday at 6 p.m. @ the Park City Library
U.S. dramatic directing award-winner at the Sundance Film Festival, The Last Black Man in San Francisco weaves the tale of two friends searching for home in rapidly changing San Francisco. General Admission $8; Students and Seniors $6. parkcityfilmseries.org
Friday–Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sunday at 6 p.m. @ The Egyptian Theatre
Prepare to be mystified and mesmerized by a cast of morbid monsters and maniacs. Always a sell-out, this annual show is a Halloween tradition. Warning: this show uses theatrical haze and strobe lighting, and is recommended for ages 12+. parkcityshows.com
Park City Museum
Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.–7 p.m.; Sunday, noon–6 @ Park City Museum
Explore Park City’s rich mining history through interactive and educational exhibits that take you into a mine shaft and old-time jail. Children can complete a “Park City History Detectives” activity, digging deeper into the past. parkcityhistory.org
Wednesday, September 18
PCHS First Annual Homecoming Parade
5:30 p.m. @ Main St.
Get your game face on for Park City High School’s first Homecoming Parade celebrating fall teams and programs, and cheer on the Miners football team’s homecoming game against Stansbury. After the parade, head back to the Park City High School for the annual Powderpuff football game at 7 p.m.
Friday, September 20
Utah Book Authors Humanities Event: Local Authors Panel
6:30 p.m. @ Park City Library
The 22nd Annual Utah Humanities Book Festival is Utah's oldest and only statewide book festival. Meet and celebrate local authors living or writing about the Wasatch Back, followed by a reception. Selected authors include: Bonnie Bedford Park ("Brides of 1941"), Bill Humbert ("Employee 5.0: Secrets Of A Successful Job Search In The New World Order"), Carly Bennett Stenmark ("More than a Manicure: The Nail Files"), Liz Yokubison ("They're Ready. Are You?: A Parent's Guide to Surviving the College Transition"), and Beverly Hurwitz ("A Walker's Guide to Park City" and "Park City Hiking Guide"). parkcitylibrary.org
Backcountry x NAC: Stoke Series Live Fundraising Event
5:30–10 p.m. @ The Shop, 1167 Woodside Avenue
Stoke Series Live presents an evening of great food, drink, and adventure storytelling in support of the National Ability Center. Ten adventurous souls share stories of empowerment in nature. $35 donation includes entry for incredible winter adventure gear, gourmet food and drink and inspiring storytelling. eventbrite.com
Saturday, September 21
Saturday Morning Nature Walk
8:30–10 a.m. @ Swaner EcoCenter
Discover the Swaner Preserve with a guided nature tour, navigating the wetlands while learning about the diverse plant and animal species found in its grasses and waters. Keep your eyes peeled for an abundance of birds, elk, and perhaps a nesting sandhill crane. $10 per person, $5 locals, free for Swaner members. swanerecocenter.org
Utah Humanities Book Festival: John Branch
4 p.m. @ Park City Library
New York Times reporter John Birch’s feature article about an avalanche in Washington State, "Snow Fall" won the Pulitzer Prize, and he has been featured five times in The Best American Sports Writing. His latest book, "The Last Cowboys," is an intimate portrait of a Southern Utah rodeo family as they fight for their land and livelihood. Sponsored by Rebecca Marriott Champion. parkcitylibrary.org
An Evening with David Hogg & Jaclyn Corin, Parkland School Shooting Survivors & Activists
7:30 p.m. @ George S. & Dolores Dore Eccles Center Theater
David Hogg and Jaclyn Corin are survivors of the high school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. After losing friends, classmates, and teachers, they mobilized into action, lobbying state government officials, and planning March For Our Lives—now one of the world’s largest youth-led movements. Witness an on-stage interview in which the pair shares their insights on gun violence, social justice, civic engagement, voting, and activism. Reserved: $45, General: $25 tickets.parkcity.institute.
7–10 p.m.@ DeJoria Center
Get your squad together and belt it out at Karaoke Night with Bronco Entertainment. No cover charge. Ages 21+ with valid ID required. dejoriacenter.com
Sunday, September 22
Park Silly Sunday Market
10 a.m.–5 p.m. @ Main St.
Treat yourself to a Park City favorite—a locally run eco-friendly, open-air market and street festival featuring unique and eclectic local and regional arts and crafts, music and performance art, antiques, imports and one-of-a-kind finds, delicious gourmet foods, and farmers market fruits and vegetables. Bike, scooter, or take the bus up to Main St. parksillysundaymarket.com
Swaner’s Craft Sunday
11 a.m.-1 p.m. @ Swaner EcoCenter
Indulge your crafty kids with a nature-themed craft at the EcoCenter. All ages are welcome. swanerecocenter.org
7-10 p.m. @ The Spur Bar & Grill
Patrick Ryan covers old favorites and new, bringing a great time to every performance. 21+ thespurbarandgrill.com
For more events and up-to-date happenings around town, check out our event calendar.