Look Ahead: Local events and things to do this week, Dec. 19-25

Christmas abounds — hear Nathan Pacheco in concert, celebrate Irish-style, see a classic movie and meet Santa Claus

(Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune) Nathan Pacheco and Donny Osmond sings ÒThe Prayer, from Quest for CamelotÓ during the gala celebrating the 95th birthday of President Russell M. Nelson, Friday, September 6, 2019, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Conference Center in Salt Lake City.

Dec. 20

Hear Nathan Pacheco’s Christmas concert

Tenor Nathan Pacheco will present “Nathan Pacheco Christmas” at 7:30 p.m. at the Logan High School auditorium (162 W. 100 S.). Tickets start at $24.90 and can be bought online at bit.ly/3p0glY4. Parking is free; however, please use designated parking spots.

Dec. 21

Celebrate the holidays Irish-style

The Irish Christmas in America show, featuring music, dancing and history from the Emerald Isle, will play at the Cox Performing Arts Center (325 S. 700 E., St. George) at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $30 each and can be bought online at bit.ly/3GQt4D5. Masks are required.

Dec. 21-23

Watch ‘Home Alone’ while the Utah Symphony plays

See the classic Christmas comedy “Home Alone” at Abravanel Hall (123 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City) while the Utah Symphony plays the score. Tickets start at around $50 each and can be bought online at bit.ly/3mtVhb9. Half-off tickets will be available to students and people under 30 for the Dec. 21 and 22 performances beginning on the day-of at noon. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative test is required for entry. Masks are required for unvaccinated people and children under 12. However, negative COVID-19 tests are not required for those under 12.

Dec. 24

Meet Santa Claus at Deer Valley Resort

Meet Santa Claus at Deer Valley Resort (2250 Deer Valley Drive S., Park City) before he sets out to deliver presents. The jolly old man himself will visit guests in the Snow Park Lodge area from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and in the Silver Lake Lodge area from noon to 1:30 p.m. Be sure to bring a camera to take your holiday pictures.