Temple Square Presents Latino Christmas Concert

  • December 5–7, 2013
Date
December 5–7, 2013
Location
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

A large choir and many dancers participate in the final dress rehearsal for the Luz de las naciones (Light of the Nations) Latino program performed at the conference center October 25, 2012. Photo by Brian Nicholson, Deseret News.

Article Highlights

  • Performances will take place December 5–7 in the Salt Lake Tabernacle.
  • Complimentary tickets are now available and may be obtained online at lds.org/events.
  • Members are encouraged to bring friends and relatives to the event.

This year the three Utah areas of the Church will present a Latino Christmas concert, Luz de las naciones: Ven a mi casa esta Navidad, in the Salt Lake Tabernacle on Temple Square on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, December 5, 6, and 7, at 7:30 p.m., with a matinee performance on Saturday, December 7, at 2:00 p.m.

The public is invited to come and celebrate the rich Christmas traditions of Latin America through music and dance. There will be an adult choir along with a children’s choir accompanied by musicians playing traditional instruments. The concert will also feature a variety of dances from various countries. The presentation will be in Spanish with a limited number of headsets available on a firstcome, first served basis for those who speak English or Portuguese.

Members are encouraged to bring their friends and relatives. Ward mission leaders may wish to use this event as a member-missionary outreach opportunity.

The Tabernacle doors will open at 6:30 p.m. for seating. Those attending should plan to arrive early to allow adequate time to pass through security in order to be seated by 7:15 p.m.

Tickets can be obtained online at lds.org/events and at the Conference Center ticket office by calling 801-570-0080 (locally) or 1-866-LDS-TIKS (toll-free). Tickets are free of charge and will be available to the public starting Tuesday, October 22, 2013.

Public parking lots are available in downtown Salt Lake City. However, the Conference Center parking lot will not be available.