Intro to Calligraphy
Sep
13
6:30 pm18:30

Intro to Calligraphy

  • Our Lady of the Snows

Join us to learn the art of beautiful writing,  calligraphy, with Ashantai Yungai.  We will explore basic fundamentals through kalli-graphing (kalli - Greek for beauty; graph - to write) your name. PreRegister here

This is a free event.

Weed Pull, Potluck & Learn How to Make Butter
Sep
15
5:00 pm17:00

Weed Pull, Potluck & Learn How to Make Butter

Weed Pull 3-5pm / Potluck 5pm / Learn How to Make Butter 6pm
FREE

Join the Cottonwood Canyons Foundation, Friends of Alta, and the Alta Environmental Center for their weed pull in Alta.  Bring a friend, sibling, or child. It's rather relaxing work! To register email volunteer@cottonwoodcanyons.org or call 801.466.6411

Then relax and enjoy the summer social potluck from 5-8pm at Our Lady of the Snows Center and soak in the fruits of your labor with a spectacular Little Cottonwood summer evening view and cool breeze.

6pm Learn how to make butter with Alta local, Brophy Jones of Epicurean Chefs

Art & Practice of Meditation
Sep
19
5:30 pm17:30

Art & Practice of Meditation

  • Our Lady of the Snows

Join Stacy Petersen of Earthflow Yoga for in depth session on the Art and Practice of Meditation. In this session we will discuss the application of meditation in modern everyday life, exploring the philosophy, benefits and myths of meditation. In addition, we will learn and practice several different types of meditation giving the participant a solid foundation to establish and sustain a daily meditation practice. This will be a 1.5 hour long class.

FREE

Good JuJu Bag ~ Stones & Talismans
Sep
29
6:30 pm18:30

Good JuJu Bag ~ Stones & Talismans

  • Black Bear Chalet

$10 per person ~ Register here

Class taught by House of Good JuJu

A JuJu bag is a small satchel containing various items of supernatural power. It is a very sacred bundle of talismans and stones. These items are all picked to bring the wearer special intent and Good JuJu! Your bag will be created with special Blessings, Mantras, and Moon Energy. Stones, talismans, charms, herb/roots will be handpicked,  depending on your intent and needs. Your JuJu is designed for your personal empowerment! The leather JuJu bag can be worn outside of clothes and the items taken out and manifested upon. They work with your special prayers, wishes, and energy. They are your personal energy items, only for you. Not for others to touch. Energy can be transferred. The bag is crafted and empowered for you! It brings you Good JuJu wherever you go. A special little spell created just for you! It is a beautiful accessory with magical powers and energy!  


Intro to Caramel Making with Indulge Eats
Aug
30
6:00 pm18:00

Intro to Caramel Making with Indulge Eats

  • Our Lady of the Snows

$6 per person  * Class is full*
Learn the process of making decedent homemade caramels with Salt Lake's own Indulge Caramels.  Emily Park, owner & creator will demo the process, have a Q & A, and provide a goodie bag with caramels and recipes for attendees. Limited space.

Check out more on Indulge Eats HERE !

Yoga Class
Aug
23
5:30 pm17:30

Yoga Class

  • Our Lady of the Snows

Free

Come up and enjoy the views while enjoying a FREE yoga class with one of our favorite teachers, Stacy Petersen of Earthflow Yoga

* we have some mats are available to use * 

Alta Kids Day
Aug
20
10:00 am10:00
art

Alta Kids Day

  • Albion Grill

FREE

Discover the magic of Alta with family walks, birding, storytime, crafts and more.  ACE will be doing sun prints for the kid's craft, come experience Alta & a little art with the your family. This event is in collaboration with Friends of Alta, Cottonwood Canyons Foundation, Tracy Aviary and Alta Environmental Center.

Wasatch Art Soiree
Aug
19
6:30 pm18:30

Wasatch Art Soiree

  • Albion Grill

A Celebration of Food & Arts in the Mountains

$65 until August 18th    $85 day of event      VIP $125

Ticket info > click here

There will be 5 local artists and 5 local chefs who will present their best creations for guests and judges. Near the end of the evening, each guest will cast their vote for their favorite artist and chef.  Then the votes are tallied and ACE award's the People's Choice Grant of $500 and the Judges Choice Grant of $500 to winning artist & chef at the Soiree.

Salsa & Enchilada Competiton with African Drum & Dance Class
Aug
9
6:00 pm18:00

Salsa & Enchilada Competiton with African Drum & Dance Class

  • Alta Peruvian Lodge

$5 to Taste/Judge    Free event

Do you have the best salsa or enchiladas recipe in Little Cottonwood Canyon?  ENTER IT WITH US!   Email marketing@altaarts.org to let us know if you are entering a salsa, meat enchilada or veggie enchilada.  

We will start at 6:00pm with one of Alta's favorite culinary competitions of the year, the Salsa & Enchiladas Culinary Competition. After you have had your fill learn how to African Drum or Dance with energetic Instructor, Deja Mitchell. So enjoy a spicy, multi cultural night in the mountains with your favorite Arts, Cultural, & Educational non-profit.

Wasatch Wildflower Festival
Jul
29
Jul 30

Wasatch Wildflower Festival

This three day festival is held at Solitude, Brighton, Alta & Snowbird ALL INFO HERE
ALTA's Day is Saturday, July 30th from 9:00am - 1:00pm
Albion Day Lodge Parking Area
FREE

Beginner Walks       10:00am, 11:00am, 12:00pm
Intermediate Wildflower Walks
9:00am, 10:00am, 11:00am, 12:00pm
Advanced Walk
10:00am, 11:00am, 12:00pm
Kids Wildflower Walks
9:30am and 10:30am

Live Acoustic Music
8:30am-12:30pm     Leraine Horstmanshoff & Nathaniel Dupertuis

Kids Art
9am-12pm     We will have an art tent with ongoing activities for kids of all ages.