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Last Updated: Jul 05, 2018 10:26AM • Subscribe via RSSATOM

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Park Madness profile: Draper City Park

Learn about the tournament's #8 seed.

Utah podcasting community comes together

Utah Podcast Summit gathers online podcasters to teach them how it’s done.

Kids take charge in Draper Historic Theatre’s “Peter Pan Jr.”

Draper Historic Theatre presents a youth theater production of Disney’s “Peter Pan Jr.,” featuring teens and school-age children acting, directing, producing and stage managing.

Draper Days Rodeo celebrates western heritage

The 2018 Draper Days Rodeo will take place July 5– 7 at the Ballard Equestrian Center.

Blue grass band Cold Creek inspires dancing on the green grass

Folks taking in the good tunes, the concert in the park was a picturesque setting: blooming roses, children frolicking on the plush green grass as the relaxed blue grass band played for the crowd and interacted with bits of commentary.

Get your autographs now: Talented artists in it for all the right reasons

Songs that come from the heart, lyrics about life and aspirations to connect with listeners in a genuine way are a few examples of how these young artists are contributing to the music world.

Draper Idol to showcase local pop talent

Draper Idol and the Junior Idol Division singing contests will be held on July 12 at Juan Diego High School as part of Draper Days

Diving dogs to make a splash in Draper

Splash Dogs dock diving competition returns to Draper Days for canine fun and bonding

Behind-the-scenes look at major fireworks shows

Every year, hundreds of thousands of people visit public fireworks displays in the Salt Lake Valley, but what goes on behind the scenes?

Whitley continues to give the gift of music to the community

Dan Whitley has taught music to thousands of children over the years. He started teaching kids because his cancer-stricken son begged him to teach him how to play an instrument so he could be like his dad and be in a band.



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