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KUER is committed to building a community of world citizens through story and art, discussion and debate, sound and creativity. We hope you'll join the discussion at our next event. 

For questions about events, contact Gayle Ewer at (801) 587-9331 or gewer@kuer.org.
PHOTOS of past events are on our KUER Flickr page

45 Days Invite: Erin Mendenhall
KUER / KUER

The Salt Lake City Mayoral race is down to two candidates, and KUER political reporter Nicole Nixon is sitting down with each of them. Join us for two candid conversations, on two separate evenings.

Nicole Nixon in Conversation with councilwoman Erin Mendenhall on Monday, September 9 at 7 p.m. at Church & State.

This is a live recording. Seating is limited, register here.

45 Days Invite: Luz Escamilla
KUER / KUER

The Salt Lake City Mayoral race is down to two candidates, and KUER political reporter Nicole Nixon is sitting down with each of them. Join us for two candid conversations, on two separate evenings.

Nicole Nixon in Conversation with Sen. Luz Escamilla on Tuesday, September 10 at 7 p.m. at Church & State.

This is a live recording. Seating is limited, register here. This is an all ages event, but beer and wine will be available for purchase.

Wesley Morris
United Way of SLC

 

Join KUER's RadioWest and the United Way of Salt Lake City on Wednesday, September 18 at 7 p.m. at the S.J. Quinney Law School for the second installment in our Equality is Not Enough: Building Equitable Communities Speakers Series. RadioWest host Doug Fabrizio will interview the film and culture critic-at-large for The New York Times, 1619 Project contributor, and Still Processing podcast host Wesley Morris.

Ticket: $15

Purchase tickets here.

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HBO / KUER

On Wednesday, August 21, we’re screening MOONLIGHT SONATA: Deafness in Three Movements at 7 p.m. at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center in downtown Salt Lake City. It’s part of our Through the Lens series, a partnership with Utah Film Center. Director Irene Taylor Brodsky will be there for a post-film Q&A with RadioWest host Doug Fabrizio.

This is a free event. There will be an ASL translator for the Q&A, and the film will be shown with closed captions.

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KUER / KUER

On Saturday, September 21 from 9 a.m. — 11 a.m., join KUER staff and reporters at Amour Cafe in Salt Lake City for a cup of coffee or tea in celebration of our Fall Fund Drive.

For a $10 donation to our Fall Fund Drive (happening September 28 — October 5, 2019), you will receive one of our collectible Mug Stop mugs, and a free cup of coffee or tea from Amour Cafe to test it out!

Mug Stop Graphic
KUER / KUER

On Friday, September 27 from 8 a.m. — 10 a.m., join KUER staff and reporters at The Coffee Shop in Riverton for a cup of coffee or tea in celebration of our Fall Fund Drive.

For a $10 donation to our Fall Fund Drive (happening September 28 — October 5, 2019), you will receive one of our collectible Mug Stop mugs, and a free cup of coffee or tea from The Coffee Shop to test it out!

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On Wednesday, October 2 from 8 a.m. — 10 a.m., join KUER staff and reporters at Red Moose Coffee in Salt Lake City for a cup of coffee or tea in celebration of our Fall Fund Drive.

For a $10 donation to our Fall Fund Drive (happening September 28 — October 5, 2019), you will receive one of our collectible Mug Stop mugs, and a free cup of coffee or tea from Red Moose to test it out!

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SLC Punk! / KUER

 

On Wednesday, September 11, we’re celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the cult-classic SLC Punk! with a free screening at 7 p.m. at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center in downtown Salt Lake City. It’s part of our Through the Lens series, a partnership with Utah Film Center. Director James Merendino will be there for a post-film Q&A with RadioWest host Doug Fabrizio.

Revisit the cult classic that portrayed Salt Lake’s counterculture scene before anyone – outside Utah – knew it existed.

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KUER / KUER

On Saturday, October 5 from 9 a.m. — 11 a.m., join KUER staff and reporters at 3 Cups Coffee in Holladay for a cup of coffee or tea in celebration of our Fall Fund Drive.

For a $10 donation to our Fall Fund Drive (happening September 28 — October 5, 2019), you will receive one of our collectible Mug Stop mugs, and a free cup of coffee or tea from 3 Cups Coffee to test it out!

Brittany Packnett
United Way of SLC

Join KUER's RadioWest and the United Way of Salt Lake City on Wednesday, October 23 at 7 p.m. at the S.J. Quinney Law School for the third installment in our Equality is Not Enough: Building Equitable Communities Speakers Series. RadioWest host Doug Fabrizio will interview activist, author, and Pod Save The People co-host Brittany Packnett.

Ticket: $15

Purchase tickets here.

July 17 — KUER Sidewalk Sale

Jul 11, 2019
Photo with sidewalk sale details.
Austen Diamond

We’re cleaned out our closets, and on Wednesday, July 17, from 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., we'll be hosting a sidewalk sale right outside our station where you can snag your favorite KUER swag on the cheap! Arrive early for the largest selection of items. Merchandise is limited, and we'll update this post if we sell out.

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Eccles Broadcast Center | 101 S. Wasatch Dr. Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Located on the University of Utah campus

The Front Invite
The Front

KUER will be at The Front Summer Solstice Party on Wednesday, June 19 from 5 - 10 p.m. — stop by and say hello! This event is free for members of The Front, and guests can join with a day pass purchase. We will be tabling, Joshy Soul will be performing, there will be food from Rumsy's, local brews, yard games, and local artisans.

I Want My MTV Still
KUER

On Wednesday, June 19, we’re screening I Want My MTV at 7 p.m. at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center in downtown Salt Lake City. It’s part of our Through the Lens series, a partnership with Utah Film Center. Co-director Tyler Measom will be there for a post-film Q&A with RadioWest's host Doug Fabrizio. This is a free event.

Wait Wait Don't Tell Me! Invite
WWDTM / WWDTM

Now in its 22nd season, Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me! is National Public Radio’s Peabody Award-winning comedy news quiz show. Host Peter Sagal leads a rotating panel of comedians, writers, listener contestants, and celebrity guests through a rollicking review of the week’s news.

Wait Wait is heading to Salt Lake City for TWO special appearances celebrating the show's 1000th original performance since their debut in 1998.

Join us on October 24 or 25, 2019, at the Eccles Theater!

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On Wednesday, April 17, we’re screening The Infiltrators at 7 p.m. at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center in downtown Salt Lake City. It’s part of our Through the Lens series, our partnership with Utah Film Center. Director Alex Rivera will be there for a post-film Q&A with RadioWest's host Doug Fabrizio. This is a free event.

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KUER / KUER

On Friday, March 22 from 1:30 — 3 p.m., KUER's Nate Hegyi will join fellow reporters from the Mountain West News Bureau (of which KUER is a member) to tell Big Stories of the Modern West live on-stage during this free event at Storyfort in Boise, Idaho. More details can be found on the Facebook event page.

Mug Stop Graphic
KUER / KUER

On Saturday, March 30 from 9 a.m. — 11 a.m., join KUER staff and reporters at the 3 Cups Coffee in Holladay for a cup of coffee or tea in celebration of our Spring Fund Drive.

For a $10 donation to our Spring Fund Drive (happening March 30 — April 6, 2019), you will receive one of our collectible Mug Stop mugs, and a free cup of coffee or tea from 3 Cups to test it out!

Mug Stop Graphic
KUER / KUER

On Tuesday, April 2 from 8:00 a.m. — 10:00 a.m., join KUER staff and reporters at La Barba Coffee in Draper for a cup of coffee or tea in celebration of our Spring Fund Drive.

For a $10 donation to our Spring Fund Drive (happening March 30 — April 6, 2019), you will receive one of our collectible Mug Stop mugs, and a free cup of coffee or tea from La Barba to test it out!

Mug Stop Graphic
KUER / KUER

On Thursday, April 4 from 8:00 a.m. — 10:00 a.m., join KUER staff and reporters at the Red Moose Coffee Company in Salt Lake City for a cup of coffee or tea in celebration of our Spring Fund Drive.

For a $10 donation to our Spring Fund Drive (happening March 30 — April 6, 2019), you will receive one of our collectible Mug Stop mugs, and a free cup of coffee or tea from Red Moose Coffee to test it out! 

Mug Stop Graphic
KUER / KUER

On Saturday, April 6 from 10 a.m. — noon, join KUER staff and reporters at the The Bean Yard Coffee House in Sandy for a cup of coffee or tea in celebration of our Spring Fund Drive.

For a $10 donation to our Spring Fund Drive (happening March 30 — April 6, 2019), you will receive one of our collectible Mug Stop mugs, and a free cup of coffee or tea from The Bean Yard to test it out!

Mug Stop Graphic
KUER / KUER

On Friday, April 19 from 9 a.m. — 11 a.m., KUER staff are heading down south for a Mug Stop at the Xetava Gardens Cafe in Ivins. For a $10 donation, you will receive one of our collectible Mug Stop mugs, and a free cup of coffee or tea from Xetava to test it out!

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KUER / KUER

On Saturday, April 20 from 9 a.m. — 11 a.m., KUER staff are heading down south for a Mug Stop at the River Rock Roasting Company in La Verkin. For a $10 donation, you will receive one of our collectible Mug Stop mugs, and a free cup of coffee or tea from River Rock to test it out!

RYE
RYE / RYE

Head to RYE Diner & Drinks for breakfast or lunch on Wednesday, April 24th for Give Back Wednesday! For each entree purchased $1 will go directly to KUER. Grab some friends, get a delicious bite to eat and leave knowing you have supported your public radio station.

Next Door Strangers Still
KUER / KUER

On Tuesday, February 26 at noon MST, and again at 6 p.m. MST, the online discussion group Living Room Conversations will host a live, virtual discussion based on the "Tribalism 101" episode of KUER's podcast Next Door Strangers. Next Door Strangers host Andrea Smardon will lead the conversation, during which participants can tune in — and chime in — via their home computers.

Ellen Meloy
KUER / KUER

Join RadioWest on Wednesday, May 1, at 7:00 p.m., for a special panel celebrating the life of author Ellen Meloy, and her newly released collection of radio essays from 1994-1998, Seasons: Desert Sketches. The event is free and will take place at Weller Book Works, 607 Trolley Square, Salt Lake City 84102. You can find more details on the Facebook event page.

Union Pacific still
KUER / KUER

On Wednesday, May 15, we’re screening Union Pacific at 7 p.m. at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center in downtown Salt Lake City. It’s part of RadioWest's Through the Lens series, our partnership with Utah Film Center. Film historian James D'Arc will join RadioWest host Doug Fabrizio for a post-film discussion. This is a free event.

Image of Invitation
Faultline Film Awards / KUER

On Tuesday, March 5 at 7 p.m., the RadioWest original short documentary DARK SKIES will screen at the Faultline Film Awards — a culminating celebration of the Faultline Film Festival's winning entries. The Faultline Fest is a local film competition for local filmmakers and for films about Utah’s incredible outdoors and wilderness.

Still from Survivor
RadioWest / KUER

On Sunday, February 17 at 2 p.m., the RadioWest film, Survivor, will be presented as part of the Salt Lake City Library's monthly 12 Minutes Max series. Survivor introduces us to Margaret Dalglish ... a bad-a pioneer woman.

The Takeaway Live Invitation.
Matthew Septimus / WNYC

Tanzina Vega is bringing The Takeaway to Salt Lake City for a live show on Thursday, June 6.

She'll be leading a discussion about the abduction and murder of indigenous women, girls, and two-spirit people in the Mountain West and across the country. The conversation will touch on the role that law enforcement plays, the need for better data and what communities and local government are doing to end the cycle of violence. Confirmed guests include journalist Graham Lee Brewer, Representative Angela Romero, and PANDOS board member Jennifer Boyce. Join the audience as Tanzina and her guests talk about the crisis and look for solutions to the cycle of violence. 

Get individual tickets now via eventbrite.

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