New City Movement

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Bring It Back feat. Sappho
to Aug 26

Bring It Back feat. Sappho

Friday, August 25 at Tinwell


Playing House and Disco out on the patio!

(Portland | NoFomo, Bottom Forty)

Sappho is fresh from playing at almost every Pride event on the West Coast (Vancouver, Seattle, Portland, and LA this year) as well as Boston's Together festival and is no stranger to consistently helping Portland or Seattle get down at one of her monthly events, (she has a few). If you are looking for a standard disco set, you are looking at the wrong DJ because she does it in all forms and even to outer space with her deep digging and cosmic flare for tracks. Listen for yourself:

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Local DJs Matthew Fit and Jason Sanchez will assist in 'bringing you back'.  |

No Cover  |  9:00pm-2:00am  |  Back Patio
837 S. Main Street, Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

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Meltin' Pot
to Aug 6

Meltin' Pot

Saturday, August 5 at Tinwell Bar


A DJ Double Explosion!

Venture deep into the concrete jungle this August 5th at Tinwell Bar with two of SLC's finest! $5 'Block Party Punch' to quench your thirst.
(while supplies last). All LOVERS welcome.

No Cover  |  9:00pm-2:00am  |  Back Patio
837 S. Main Street, Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

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to Jun 17


::::::::::NANCY PRIDE::::::::::
Queer Social Music Party


Time to level up and tear it down. 
For this special Pride edition, we are at The Olympic - which means more space for more friends to let loose.

NANCY is Boise’s monthly party for queers and their allies to socialize and party. 

We're calling all queers, queens, asexual, androgynous, butch and bitch. Together, we make space for everyone between and beyond.

This gathering is pro-inclusion and anti-oppression. It’s about bringing queer bodies together in a radical act of love, compassion, and freedom. 

This is our town.
Let’s fly our freak flag over it.

Yes means Yes and we invite you to say Yes to a good time.
Dress to impress and dance to transcend.

Mr. Jesse Walker (New City Movement, SLC)

Not That Jennifer (NANCY, Boise)

ABOUT MR. JESSE WALKER:  Jesse is a dance floor veteran and native of Idaho (Falls), getting his start there in the early 90's and working his way up to the biggest parties in the Intermountain West. He effortlessly moves through deep grooves, disco magic, vocal highs and old school classics. You're in for a special treat when Salt Lake City's most respected DJ touches down in Boise. Don't sleep on this!

The Olympic
Friday, June 16th
$5 pre-sale/$8 at the door


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9:30pm 9:30pm

DJ Jesse Walker and DJ Mauricio Aviles at Utah Pride!

Are you ready to party Friday night?! Make sure you stick around after the Pride Fest opening ceremonies and get your dance on at the Main Stage with DJ Jesse Walker and DJ Mauricio Aviles!

Mauricio Aviles has been a San Francisco staple purveying his signature deep house aesthetic for the last 25 years. Touring internationally and holding residencies in Barcelona, Chicago, Los Angeles, Switzerland, and of course his hometown San Francisco. Mauricio's sets juxtaposes the old with the new, and at times esoteric; reflecting his almost 3 decades of DJing and love for music.

Mr. Jesse Walker is the founder/editor of and ambassador-at-large for America's best-kept secret, Salt Lake City, Utah. Walker has taken his deep and driving DJ sound from Havana to Reykjavík and been featured by MTV, Music Is 4 Lovers, FADER, Out Traveler and SPIN along the way.


Tickets available at the gates or online right now at

Location: Utah Pride Festival
255 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

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Defenders Of The Universe, A Party With A Purpose

Defenders Of The Universe, A Party With A Purpose



Join us Sunday, May 21st, from 12:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. as we support the American Civil Liberties Union of Utah by doing what we do best... using the power of music for good! BTW did we mention 100% of the profit goes to the A.C.L.U. of Utah.

If these last few months have proven anything, it's that we must Fight For Our Rights! The time for staying quiet is over. If one of our brothers or sisters is being taken advantage of, then WE are being taken advantage of, but... HAVE NO FEAR!!! ...The Defenders of the Universe, a.k.a the A.C.L.U., are Here to Help! 

When the going gets tough, the tough get going, and that's exactly what the American Civil Liberties Union, is: TOUGH.

The A.C.L.U.
, is a non-profit organization dedicated to defending the inalienable rights of every American. In short, they defend those that need it most in our country. For more information, or to get involved visit: 

Dress up as your favorite superhero for a Sunday Funday to remember! Food and drinks will be available for purchase and the best local DJ talent SLC has to offer will be gracing our decks on a custom hand-built sound system provided by none other than @campcatalystslc! Enjoy games and raffles all day long as we Party For A Purpose.

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Jesse Walker's 7th Annual 'Bunny Hop' Presented by SLUG Magazine, KRCL Radio

Jesse Walker's 7th Annual 'Bunny Hop' Presented by SLUG Magazine, KRCL Radio

Illustration by Robin Banks. Click image to expand.


On Sunday, April 16th The Garage on Beck Street will host Mr. Jesse Walker’s 7th Annual ‘Bunny Hop,’ with a breakfast buffet, charity raffle, bonnet contest and select DJ’s playing vinyl records from brunch to sunset. The 7 Deadly Sins themed 7th anniversary will include prize baskets, gift certificates from local retailers, an all-day egg hunt, special guest performances by DJ Mauricio Aviles (San Francisco), Major Tom (solo) and an appearance by the real Easter Bunny!

The day-long ‘hop’, which attracts an alternative crowd ranging in age and identity will benefit Planned Parenthood Action Council of Utah. The event carries a tradition of community interaction and goodwill, helping attendees release a healthy dose of spring fever in the process. This year may also be the last Bunny Hop at The Garage, on Beck, due to negotiations with Tesoro to purchase the property where it is currently located.

Date is Sunday, April 16, 2017
Location: The Garage, 1199 Beck St, Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Event Hours: 11:00 a.m. to Sunset
Donation: $10.00 per person at the door, or $8 pre-sale from
(Each admission includes a lollipop with charity raffle / Many egg-hunt items contain special prizes)
Charity raffles & donations go to: Planned Parenthood Action Council of Utah

DJ'S & Entertainment Schedule:

* RAFFLE #1  (2 PM–2:30 PM)
CHASEONE2  (2:45 PM–3:45 PM)
JGODINA  (3:45 PM–4:45 PM)
* RAFFLE #2  (4:45 PM)
COREY BOLO  (7:00 PM–8:00 PM)

Maurico Aviles [SF | Gritt | Salted Sessions]

Maurico Aviles [SF | Gritt | Salted Sessions]

MT&TM doing Ziggy at Urban Lounge's annual Bowie Tribute Night (SLC, UT USA)

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Tag your photos with #bunnyhopslc !!!


Thank You to Our Amazing 2017
Partners & Sponsors!


About the Egg Hunt and Raffle Prizes:
Hundreds of eggs which can be found throughout the day are stuffed with candy and prizes from area sponsors, festivals and retail participants including The Garage and Stoneground restaurants. Additional lollipop/raffle tickets can be purchased for $1 each. The proceeds from those donations go to the Planned Parenthood Action Council of Utah. 

Planned Parenthood Action Council (PPAC) is a non-partisan, not-for-profit organization formed as the advocacy and political arm of Planned Parenthood Association of Utah. PPAC engages in educational and electoral activity including legislative advocacy, voter education, and grassroots organizing to promote Planned Parenthood Association of Utah’s mission.

PPAC works to ensure women and men have access to the family planning and reproductive health care services and information they need. We intend to create a world
where sexual and reproductive rights are human rights; access to health care doesn’t depend on who you are; and a world where every person has the opportunity to choose their own path to a healthy and meaningful life.

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Clan:Destine presents Ryan Crosson [Visionquest|Detroit]

Clan:Destine presents Ryan Crosson [Visionquest|Detroit]

Ryan Crosson


With support from:
Mr. Jesse Walker
Eights Everywhere


RSVP required for location details and entry, send email to:


ryan crosson

Ryan Crosson makes house and techno inspired by the historical precedent set in his native city of Detroit and his adopted hometown of Berlin. His musical output is shaped by pioneering artists like Richie Hawtin, Kevin Saunderson and Moodymann in the US, in addition to European heavyweights like Pantytec, Ricardo Villalobos, and Thomas Brinkmann. Situated loosely between these two defining poles, alongside his partners in Visionquest: Shaun Reeves, Seth Troxler and Lee Curtiss, Ryan delivers a obsessive attention to the constant progression of his sound and embodies a ceaseless energy that carries itself from the studio directly into his live set and DJ performances. Whether it’s solo in the studio or as a guiding hand in the Visionquest label and DJ/production partnership, Ryan consistently chooses to steer away from the predictable circuit of so-called “underground” club hits, instead favouring a process of constant renewal, returning both to early influential material and to emerging sounds that depart from well-trodden trends. As a key member of Visionquest, Ryan is responsible for much of the concepting and day to day running of what has rapidly become one of dance music’s most cherished new labels. Between them, Ryan and his partners in Visionquest have honed a whole new landscape of lush, organic techno and more esoteric leftfield electronica, gambling against the predicable to introduce emerging talent like Tale Of Us, Maceo Plex, Footprinz, Laura Jones and Mathew Burton to the record buying public. Their efforts were rewarded when their label was voted number seven in Resident Advisor’s 2011 label poll, no mean feat given that it’s back catalogue has only recently hit double digits.

In the studio, Ryan’s production and sampling practices depart from the world of electronic music by accessing histories of sound, referencing musique concrete, 1970's funk, and East African jazz. This is best demonstrated by the evolution of his sound from minimal hits like ‘Gotham Road’ and ‘Hopskotch’, through to the organic underground house strains of his ‘Visionquest’ remixes of Kiki’s ‘Good Voodoo’ and more recently via his Visionquest remixes of David Lynch’s ‘Pinky’s Dream’ and Guy Gerber and P Diddy’s forthcoming ‘Eleven Eleven’ project. In addition to dancefloor bombs like ‘You’ve Got Me’ EP on Supplement Facts he’s also capable of conjuring up the haunting cosmic beauty of his recent ‘Birds & Souls’ project on Spectral Sound alongside the genre-busting sonic experiments that make up his recent DRM album collaboration with Cesar Merveille released at the start of the year on Visionquest. 

In the past Ryan has released tracks on diverse and groundbreaking labels like m-nus, Telegraph, Trapez, and Wagon Repair and more recently Soma, Spectral Sound and Supplemental Facts. From the outset Ryan immediately gave himself over to a life of touring and performance that keeps a steady focus on both the avant-garde aesthetics and deeply emotional bonds of dance music subculture. Ryan’s back-to-back live sets with Lee Curtiss, at the sold out Visionquest showcase at fabric last year and at Movement in Detroit, stole both these shows boding well for 2012 which will see him repeat his live show at some of the world’s most famous clubs and festivals alongside a packed schedule of DJ gigs, both solo and as part of Visionquest, including his much anticipated new residency at Circo Loco at DC10 this summer.

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9:00pm 9:00pm

Green Velvet at Metro Music Hall with Nate Lowpass & Jesse Walker

LNE & Nightfreq Present

with support by Latmun, Nate Lowpass & Jesse Walker


About Green Velvet:  For an international audience reawakening to the influence of Chicago house during the 1990s, Curtis A. Jones acted as quite a renaissance leader. Besides donning his straight ahead house guise Cajmere and a flamboyant, neon-haired acid-house alter-ego named Green Velvet for several of the most memorable underground house tracks of the decade (including "Preacher Man," "Answering Machine" "Brighter Days" and "Flash"), Jones helmed the two most respected labels in the new school of Chicago house, Cajual and Relief. Though artist-owned labels had become the norm in Detroit, Chicago occurrences were frustratingly rare, despite the fact that the two major house imprints of the 1980s, Trax and DJ International, had continually bilked their artists out of money. Cajmere went a long way towards rectifying that situation, releasing records by a diverse cast of producers old and new: DJ Sneak, Glenn Underground, Paul Johnson, Gemini, Tim Harper and Boo Williams, among others.

The Chicago native began clubbing and buying records while studying at the University of Illinois. He later graduated with a degree in chemical engineering (and even attended several years of grad school at UC-Berkeley), but then returned to his hometown in 1991 with a drive to begin recording and DJing around the area. His first track "Coffee Pot (It's Time for the Percolator)" was released in 1992 as Cajmere on Clubhouse Records. That same year, Cajmere worked on production for "Get With U" by Lidell Townsell, then hooked up with another Chicago vocalist, Dajae. After the pair recorded a breakout single named "Brighter Days," Cajmere decided to form his own Cajual Records to release it. "Brighter Days" ascended to the number two position on the dance charts and became an international smash; it was the perfect remedy to Chicago's quickly deteriorating fortunes, a track which looked back to the '80s boom years but updated the sound with heavier beats, low-end synth and up-to-date programming. 

Subsequent Dajae/Cajual collaborations like "U Got Me Up" and "Day by Day" followed, and Cajmere eventually set up his Relief label in 1994. After deciding that the house scene needed a bit more showmanship, he created the alias Green Velvet for live gigs and DJ events. A kind of digital-age Bootsy Collins with impeccable fashion sense, Green Velvet hit the club charts with a trio of anthems from 1995 to 1997: "Flash," "The Stalker" and "Answering Machine." While no full-length appeared from either Cajmere or Green Velvet during those years, Cajual/Relief compilations like The Many Shades of Cajual, A Taste of Cajual and Relief: The Future Sound of Chicago collected all of his best productions.

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Bare it all, share it all!
to Mar 5

Bare it all, share it all!


RSVP & Tickets:

Undies and socks are amongst the most needed items at our local homeless resource centers and we bet you could spare a pair to help us sock it to the issue!

Join us March 4th at Ember from 9PM-2AM for a drawer-droppin' good time!

We will be accepting the following donations at the door:
Undies for all ages, all sizes and genders
Socks, all sizes

All cash and undie/sock donations will benefit our friends at the Volunteers of America, Utah and will make you eligible for early entry, clothes check, and our raffle!

PARTY RULES: Show up in your undies, bring new/packaged undies and socks to donate, have fun, raise

Remember, clothing is optional, consent is not. This will be a personal camera-free event to ensure a safe and inclusive space for all.


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Take Friday Off
9:00pm 9:00pm

Take Friday Off

Take Friday Off!

Welcome to Winter's hottest underground party! "T.F.O." ...Take Friday Off! This underground space, located one level below Bricks (formerly Club Sound) features a great sound system, recessed dance floor and lounge seating, perfect for a weekend warm-up social gathering. You'll find the door to the club — speakeasy style — on the west side of the building. Grab your friends (boys AND girls) and come enjoy the party. Drink specials and more await!

9-11 p.m. Lounge-house music brought to you by Andrew Martinez

11 p.m. to 2 a.m. House and dance beats weekly by Special Guests


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to Jan 15



Get ready for a trip back in time, as we bring you El 54, an homage to Studio 54!!!


A Disco Revival
RSVP/Tickets required

Gracing our ears and dance feet we have lined up in alphabetical order:

Bastion, Blessed1, Choice, Jesse Walker, Matthew Fit, & Typefunk

Drinks available via donation to venue.



$10 - Preview Price
$15 - General Admission
$20 - Day of


The location for this event will be released the day of the event, so be sure to like our page for details:

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to Oct 22

CUAC Halloween Happening & Fundraiser


You are invited to CUAC's Halloween Fundraiser Party! Come enjoy a night of festivities including a crystal ball reader, dance party DJ'ed by Mr. Jesse Walker and Matthew Fit. Open bar courtesy of Ogden's Own Distillery, costume contest judged by the Bad Kids Collective, and more. 

We will be hosting our spooky happening at CUAC on Friday, October 21st at 9:30pm

Dress as your favorite contemporary artist or piece of art, and you will be eligible to win a very cool prize from one of our sponsors: Cathedral TattooCrude Personal CareEste PizzariaEva's BakeryFiceThe People's CoffeeSLFSSLC Pinkand more!

The event is free for Art Club members, and $20 suggested donation for everyone else. To become an Art Club member, click here.

RSVP here; your name must be on our list to attend!!! This event is 21+. We are looking forward to seeing you at the coolest Halloween party of 2016!

Stay scary!


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6:00pm 6:00pm

IIDA Fashion Remix 2016

Architecture meets fashion in this exciting runway event!

Utah architecture and design firms have been paired with product vendors to create one of a kind ensembles using only design and building materials. They will compete in a runway show for the design community to enjoy. Proceeds benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

More information is available on the Fashion Remix Blog:
Facebook Event Page >

Ticket are now on sale!

  • General Admission (Standing only): IIDA Members – $45.00
  • General Admission (Standing only): Non Members –  $55.00
  • General Admission (Standing only): Students –  $40.00
  • Reserved Seating (limited number): $80

Ticket prices include: entry fee, light appetizers, and water. Alcohol can be purchased at the event. Valet parking will be available. 

The runway event will be from 6:00pm to 10:00pm with the after party running until midnight with DJ Jesse Walker #iidaimc #fashionremixSLC

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7:00pm 7:00pm

Summer Summit 2016 (Green River, Utah)

Come hear Jesse Walker playing in beautiful Southern Utah in the middle of nowhere for SUMMER SUMMIT with Portland DJ Rob Loucks (OROGRAPHIC) on Saturday, October 8th!


Event Page,  General Information and Travel Tips >


Artists, designers, architects, and creatives—do you hear the soundless dipping of canoe paddles, or the ring of the axe hewing a home out of the wilderness? Do you see covered wagons trekking across mountains and through the desert? Do you feel the Ancestral Puebloans chipping away at the canyon walls? Do you dream of trails worn down under native feet hundreds of years ago? Do you think of the many past stewards of this place?

You are the descendant of those people. You are the guardian of what they built. The future of America depends on you. This moment in our nation’s history demands YOUR courage, YOUR ingenuity and self-reliance, YOUR vision, and YOUR citizenship. Will you answer the call?

Epicenter invites you to attend the 2016 Summer Summit, October 7-10. Come join your talents and skills with those of like-minded creatives in a weekend of activities, camaraderie, and shared reflection on how we can together make a positive and powerful mark in our community.

Cost: $250.00

The Summit begins late Friday afternoon and will conclude Sunday evening. Plan your travel accordingly. Epicenter will facilitate carpool coordination to and from Green River. It is recommended to arrive on the California Zephyr.

Please RSVP by August 19 by sending payment via paypal or check made out to Epicenter sent to PO Box 444, Green River, Utah 84525.

What’s included:
Dinner at Ray’s and 5 other meals (including drinks!)
Summit Swag
Facilitated outdoor activity
Access to three panel discussions
Participation in 1-3 workshops
Dance party
Film screening
Beach time
Assistance in coordinating rides to all activities
Assistance in carpooling to/from airport
Local business discount card
Meet new people in your field!

Bookmark for up-to-date information.
Email us with questions:

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Vancouver Arts & Leisure 2nd Anniversary - Secret Artist Showcase

Val 2 Yr Anniversary
Secret Artist Showcase
Come early, stay late.

September 9, 10 PM Till? 
Vancouver Art and Leisure
1965 Main Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V5T 3C1

Over the past two years we have fought for your right to express yourself, for your right to have a space in this city free from the creative confines of traditional for-profit nightclubs, and for artists to create and share their unmediated artform with the public. This anniversary is yours. This venue is yours. We built this all for you, will you dance with us?

Join us, Friday, September 9th as we celebrate the artists and audience that make this space what it is today. Dozens of locals artists and performers come together for one night to pay homage to a city of glass ceilings forever broken by the strength of our members. Your dancefloorhas always been contested. On this night, we celebrate two years of fighting for you and your politicial, sexual and artistic expression. 

Techno in two rooms by some of Vancouver's finest, the premier of new art installations by local artists, drag artists, the return of the infamous lust lounge, live photobooths, and a sneak peak into VAL's new Vinyl Library, western Canada's first non-profit privately-funded music library. 

We invite you to participate in an open and safe space that is female-friendly and queer-friendly. No discimination or uninvited touching will be tolerated. 

Help make this anniversary one for the record books and share this event. Thank you for supporting VAL to make it this far. This event is for you.

Have fun and stay safe

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Ross's Man On The Moon
to Aug 28

Ross's Man On The Moon

Information:  The location for Ross's Man On The Moon will be released the day of via email or Facebook messenger, so be sure to get your ticket and like our page. This is a Private space themed party for friends, family, and extended family. You must be 21 or older to attend, sorry kiddos, adults only. RSVP and/or tickets are required for entry. The lineup will be announced the week of the event, but rest assured your ears and dancing feet are in for a treat, as some of the best DJs SLC has to offer will be gracing our decks. No outside drinks will be allowed, but drinks will be provided for donations  by the venue. Space attire/costumes are not required but encouraged. We will be dancing into the wee hours so come early and leave late. Bring an open mind, a positive attitude and let your freak flags fly! Location To Be Announced.

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to Aug 6

Psicobloc Masters Series 2016

Psicobloc (aka Deep Water Soloing) is a form of solo climbing over a (deep) body of water. Psicobloc is undoubtedly one of the most unique and purest forms of climbing. Elite climbers like Chris Sharma make regular pilgrimages to exotic locales like Mallorca to push the envelope of technical climbing and experience the special challenge afforded by Psicobloc. The Psicobloc Masters Series is split across three days from August 6 – 8, 2014. Finals rounds will be held on August 3rd and 5th respectively at the Utah Olympic Park in Park City, UT. With guest DJ's JESSE WALKER & HOT NOISE performing on the 5th!

The 2016 Psicobloc Masters event in Park City is the Premier Deep Water Soloing competition in the United States. Come watch as the top climbers from around the world race up a 55 foot tall wall leaning precariously over the waters of the Utah Olympic Park In beautiful Park City, Utah. This is a climbing competition unlike any other where you can have a chance to not only interact with the amazing sponsors but also get autographs and photos with your favorite climbers, buy sweet logo wear from local companies, eat and drink to your hearts delight, and get psyched for the big drops during finals. Join us on Thursday the 4th at 7PM for Seeding round where we determine the bracket for Finals on Friday night, or join the spectacle of Finals on Friday night. Or join us for both!

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Blast Off! Independence Day Weekend at O.P. Rockwell in Park City with Jesse Walker & Damian Ardenne
9:00pm 9:00pm

Blast Off! Independence Day Weekend at O.P. Rockwell in Park City with Jesse Walker & Damian Ardenne

Love your independence?

Blast off your Independence Day Weekend getting funky with Salt Lake superstar DJ Jesse Walker. A champion of genre-crossing deep house with a soul/tech influence, Walker is ready to rock the house at O.P. Rockwell on Friday, July 1st. Joining him is one of Utah's finest desert tech DJs, Damian Ardenne. A perfect match, these two are sure to bring down the walls and keep you dancing nonstop. What better way to beat the heat? Secure accommodations and enjoy all that Park City, Utah has to offer.

Tickets available online or at the door. 
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Friday, July 1st, 2016
BLAST OFF! @ O.P. Rockwell
Doors at 9PM, Free admission till 10PM, $5 after
Address: 268 Main Street, Park City, Utah 84060

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